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We Need Your Vote To Help Hypebot Co-Host An Official SXSW Music Tech Meetuphypebot.comSXSW continues to strengthen the convergence of music and tech, and Hypebot is joining with music tech PR firm rock paper scissors to propose an official meetup during the day. We Need Your Vote! Sure, there will be a handful of sponsored parties and … …read more From:: SXSW News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Fire Phone’s flop may jeopardize Amazon’s future hardware endeavorsPCWorldAmazon’s Fire Phone wasn’t a bad phone, per se, but its handful of neat gimmicks couldn’t compensate for the fact that it was priced like an iPhone despite existing solely to get you to buy more stuff from Amazon. The Fire Phone found itself on fire …Tech Five: Amazon reportedly lays off Fire Phone engineersUSA TODAY Amazon wont be making more phonesIrish ExaminerWhy Amazon is laying off dozens of its engineersFortuneApple...

Closing Time: Rick Porcello makes triumphant return in Red Sox winWEEI.comMaking his first start since July 29 — when he allowed six runs on 10 hits in just two innings to the White Sox — the righty befuddled Chicago for seven innings Wednesday night on the way to leading the Red Sox to a 3-0 win at U.S. Cellular Field …25 Photos That Sum Up The 2015 Boston Red SoxCBS Local Porcello pitches Red Sox past Sale, White Sox 3-0ESPN (blog)Boston Red Sox – TeamReportReutersDaily Record –FantasyProsall 181 news articles ...

Star Wars: Battlefront teases the wreckage of The Battle of JakkuEntertainment WeeklyWe’ve seen the remnants of that fight — junked Star Destroyers and rotting X-Wing’s — in the trailers for this December’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but to find out just how that conflict played out, fans will have to play a game. Star Wars … …read more From:: Star Wars News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Driver breaks into dance following Los Angeles pursuitWGN-TVLOS ANGELES — Cameras captured a driver breaking into dance following a pursuit in the downtown Los Angeles area Wednesday night. Police attempted to stop the woman for driving erratically near Seventh Street and Towne Avenue when she failed to …Suspected car thief dances during police chase in downtown Los AngelesKABC-TV all 7 news articles …read more From:: Los Angeles News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Why a “Godzilla” El Niño won’t end California’s droughtEnvironmental Defense Fund (blog)An El Niño advisory is now official, and scientists suggest there is a greater than a 90-percent chance that it will arrive this winter. They also believe the developing El Niño could become one of the most powerful on record – rivaling its 1997-98 …Plagued by Drought, California Prepares For El Niño StormsInsurance Journal all 4 news articles …read more From:: Godzilla News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Greece Names Interim Prime Minister to Lead the Country to Snap ElectionWall Street JournalATHENS—Greece Thursday officially entered the pre-election period for the second time this year, as the head of the country’s Supreme Court Vassiliki Thanou Christopoulou has been named caretaker Prime Minister, with the task to lead the country to …Greece debt crisis: Top judge appointed caretaker PMBBC News Greek president names Supreme Court judge as caretaker PMReutersFirst female prime minister for Greece announcedThe GuardianIrish...

Amazon Underground Offers Thousands of Dollars of Free AppsABC NewsAmazon is turning the idea of an app store upside down. The retailer is taking aim at the Google Play app store with its latest venture called Amazon Underground which claims to offer more than $10,000 worth of Android apps free of charge. “Many apps …Amazon Underground: firm launches store where games and apps are ‘actually …Belfast Telegraph Amazon Underground offers paid apps for free – but with a sting in the tailInquirerThis sneaky...

Ronda Rousey Was Making More Per Second Than Floyd Mayweather Even Before …ForbesI report on the business of sports for Forbes’ SportsMoney group. My sports interests range from baseball and hockey to cricket and Formula One, though I specialize mainly in college football and basketball. Studying sports business interests me both …Rousey rips Mayweather again, says she nets more ‘per second’ than himESPN Ronda Rousey says she makes more per second than Floyd MayweatherLos Angeles TimesRonda Rousey —...

James Harden Celebrated His Birthday By Giving Kanye Bunny EarsHuffington PostAboard a yacht near Marina del Rey, California, partygoers donned white-on-white outfits to match the boat. The blinding hot-0white aura of the party, however, somehow lulled Kanye West and mother-in-law Kris Jenner to sleep. With rumored girlfriend …Khloé Kardashian Catches Kris Jenner and Kanye West Snoozing at James Harden’s …People Magazine James Harden photobombs sleeping Kanye West, Kris JennerSI.comKanye West, Kris Jenner Nap at...

Fresh blow to Iraqi military: Suicide bombing kills 2 generalsLos Angeles TimesIn a demoralizing blow to Iraq’s offensive against Islamic State, a suicide bomber from the militant group managed to kill two Iraqi army generals in a single strike on Thursday, according to military accounts. The attack — which also killed three …IS Suicide Bombing Kills 2 Iraqi Army Generals in AnbarNew York Times Islamic Militants Kill Two Senior Iraqi Army CommandersWall Street JournalIraqi officials say Islamic State suicide bomber...

Anna Duggar: Miserable! Pissed! Leaning on Friends with Josh in RehabThe Hollywood GossipWithin the span of one week, Josh Duggar confessed to cheating on his wife Anna Duggar, revealed an addiction to porn, and checked into rehab. Sources say that in accordance with her religious beliefs, Anna is permanently and fully committed to her man …Josh Duggar: ’19 Kids and Counting’ star to attend rehab following Ashley …The Independent Josh Duggar Checks Into Rehab As Porn Star Sex Story BreaksPopdustCheating ’19...

Coming this fall: Berkeley RADICAL, Ira Glass, Twyla Tharp and issues of …UC BerkeleyIf it’s in the headlines, or will be soon, it’s being talked about, performed or interpreted at Berkeley. Those with an eye on mounting global tensions will have an array of lectures by academics, authors and government officials to choose from this fall. …read more From:: Berkeley Ca. News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

“History Keepers: Storied Objects from Los Angeles Collections”KTLAGayle Anderson wants to remind you not to miss this, the last week of “History Keepers: Storied Objects from Los Angeles Collections,” which is open until Monday, August 31st. In this exhibition celebrating Los Angeles’s remarkable history, curious … …read more From:: Los Angeles News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Wale Tapped For New Sneaker CollaborationHipHopDXD.C. rapper Wale took to his Instagram account this week to update fans on the latest collaborations he’s working on. In an Instagram post uploaded on August 25, Wale is pictured wearing a blue ski suit, which he said serves as his “second major collab.”. …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

LeBron James sold his Miami mansion for $13.4 millioncleveland.comThe sale, first reported by TheRealDeal.com, a South Florida real estate site, was for $1.6 million less than James was asking for the 12,178-square-foot property, but $4.4 million more than he paid when he moved from Northeast Ohio to Miami in 2010.LeBron James sells Miami home for cool $13.4 millionNBCSports.com LeBron James Sells 12178-Square-Foot Miami Home for $13.4 MillionBleacher ReportLeBron James sells waterfront estate in Miami for $13.4 millionESPNDaily...

Fashion Designers From Around the World Flock To Billings For “Montana Fashion …KULR-TVWhen we think “fashion,” Montana and Billings may not be the first places that come to mind, but this weekend fashion designers and fashion industry insiders from around the world flock to the Magic City for “Montana Fashion Week.” The 2 day-event in … …read more From:: Fashion News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

YouTube’s cofounder reportedly has to pay Kanye West and Kim Kardashian …Business Insiderkanye west kim kardashian engagement 3 E! EntertainmentShots from Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s lavish proposal at San Francisco’s AT&T Park. YouTube co-founder Chad Hurley will reportedly have to shell out $400,000 to Kanye West and Kim …YouTube founder to pay Kanye West and Kim Kardashian $440K over leaked …New York Daily News YouTube’s Chad Hurley to pay Kim Kardashian and Kanye West over leaked...

Dead whale found floating under dock in AlamedaSan Francisco Sun TimesLast year, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved legislation that allowed the city attorney’s office to sue serial graffiti taggers to pay for damages on city and private property. According to SFBay.ca, a court hearing for Terry’s case is …and more …read more From:: SF Board Of Supervisors News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Fashion Designer Garyk Lee dresses soap starsThe Desert SunGaryk Lee knows everything important to a woman from her multitasking life to her need for comfort and fashionable wear. For that reason, his fashion line, Sporture Bamboo Collection is full of style flexibility. Lee’s distinctive thermal-regulating … …read more From:: Fashion News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

10 Hip–Hop Songs You Probably Didn’t Know Were Written by Another RapperThe BoomBoxEvery now and again, the hip–hop community becomes divided over the 10 Rap Commandments with the unspoken law of thou shall not evoke ghostwriters at the center of the debate. The genre, founded at the intersection where honesty meets skill, featured … …read more From:: Hip Hop News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Chris Christie: “We don’t need new laws” on gun controlCBS NewsAfter a gunman opened fire and killed two people during a live television interview in Roanoke, Virginia on Wednesday, several politicians renewed calls for stricter gun control legislation. But Republican presidential candidate and New Jersey Gov …Chris Christie: New Gun Control Laws Only “For Members Of Congress To Feel …RealClearPolitics Stop Chris Christie PAC Plans To Dissolve, Claiming Christie Has Already …PoliticusUSA‘Stop...

2 critical after shootout in front of N. Houston storeKHOUHOUSTON – Two people were wounded after an argument led to an exchange of gunfire in front of a north Houston convenience store late Wednesday. According to the Houston Police Department, it happened just after 10 p.m. in front of the Brothers Market …2 men in hospital after argument led to shooting in northeast HoustonKPRC Houston Argument sparks gunshots outside NE Houston storeChron.comTwo men shot after argument leads to gunfire outside northeast Houston storeKTRK-TVall...

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Grand illusionsThe Economist… little more than a passing fad in the world’s video-game arcades. But now a string of companies are betting that information technology, both hardware and software, has advanced enough to have another go. … One of these turned out to be John … …read more From:: Game Developers Conference News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

HOLMBERG: Social media gives ‘wild, wild west’ platform to killerswtvr.comVester Flanagan joined the ranks of murderers out not just to shock, but to deliver his message to the maximum number of people through social as well as traditional media. It’s very similar to what the terrorist group ISIS has done, said one national …and more …read more From:: Social Media News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Moving to Chicago When You Don’t Know a SoulHuffington PostFrom deep dish pizza to “Da Bears,” Chicago is a town known for its killer food and die-hard sports fans. Hometown pride is front and center in this Midwestern cultural hub. Now that you’ve made the move to Chicago, it’s time to settle in and make the … …read more From:: Chicago News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Crowdfunding campaign kicks off for California drought reliefSanta Rosa Press DemocratFRESNO — A group of nonprofit organizations and businesses has started a crowdfunding campaign to assist families affected by the state’s drought and wildfires. The Fresno Bee reports (http://bit.ly/1JlfcMg ) the California Drought Relief Fund will …Campaign Seeks $250000 From Crowdfunding for Drought ReliefChronicle of Philanthropy (subscription) Crowdfunding campaign started for California drought reliefFresno Beeall 107 news articles ...

U.S. stocks rise after Chinese market surgesLas Vegas SunU.S. stocks climbed in early trading Thursday extended their recovery from a sharp sell-off that was triggered by concerns about the health of the Chinese economy. Investors were encouraged by a surge in Chinese stocks. China’s main stock index logged …and more …read more From:: Las Vegas News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Will Seattle blink first in Chancellor holdout? NFL execs watching closelyCBSSports.comThe eyes of the NFL — rival front offices and plenty of agents, at least — are on Seattle. Not because they have been the best team in the league the past two years. Not because of Russell Wilson’s bizarre proclamations about his miracle water. Not …The Chancellor Holdout: When a Good Deal Goes BadMonday Morning Quarterback Dion Bailey is Seattle Seahawks’ answer to strong safety Kam Chancellor’s holdoutThe OlympianShould...

What’s the worst record an NFL team could have while still making the playoffs?For The WinLast year, the Carolina Panthers became the second team in NFL history to finish below .500 in a full season and still make the playoffs, winning the woeful NFC South with a 7-8-1 record over the 7-9 Saints. (Who says ties are like kissing your sister … …read more From:: NFL NFC Game News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

CBS’s Norah O’Donnell Demands Chris Christie Denounce TrumpNewsBusters (blog)During an interview on Thursday’s CBS This Morning, Norah O’Donnell repeatedly questioned New Jersey Governor Chris Christie over the Republican Party’s supposed unwillingness to condemn GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump. The CBS …and more …read more From:: Chris Christie News From Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Watch Justin Timberlake and Selena Gomez Grace Taylor Swift’s StageTIMETaylor Swift selena gomez Christopher Polk—TAS/Getty Images Singer-songwriters Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez perform onstage during The 1989 World Tour Live In Los Angeles at the Staples Center on Aug. 26, 2015 in Los Angeles.Taylor Swift Invites BFF Selena Gomez On Stage To Sing ‘Good For You’ — VideoHollywood Life Saving the BFF for Last: Taylor Swift Invites Selena Gomez on Stage for Her …People MagazineTaylor Swift Performs With...

‘New York Daily News’ cover causes outrage over graphic images of slain journalistUSA TODAYThe New York Daily News is no stranger to provocative images and headlines, but critics say the paper went too far with its Aug. 27 cover depicting the death of a journalist broadcast live on television. The newspaper published three still images from …and more …read more From:: New York City News By Google News Share this:LinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Sedan sought in Denver hit-and-run9NEWS.comPolice closed the intersection during the investigation. Originally, an investigator on the scene said authorities are looking for a black Escalade which may have been involved in the incident. Early Thursday morning, Denver Police tweeted an update …Man with several gunshot wounds found on side west Denver streetFOX31 Denver Pedestrian injured in west Denver hit-and-run; shooting nearbyThe Denver PostPerson Found Shot Not Far From Hit & Run In West DenverCBS LocalThe Denver Channelall...