Los Angeles Times
'Anthropocene' epoch for Earth etches human impacts in stone
Los Angeles Times
Man's tenure on Earth is brief on the astronomical time scale, but the changes wrought by Homo sapiens have been measurable and profound. Now, a growing number of scientists propose renaming the present geologic epoch to reflect that human influence: …
Human Epoch Started In 1610? Study Blames Smallpox For The Change
The Human Epoch: when did it start?
The Year 1610 Marks the Beginning of the Anthropocene
Last week, indie-pop duo Ex Cops made headlines with a scathing Facebook post, alleging that McDonald’s asked them to play a South by Southwest showcase for free in exchange for exposure – and burgers. The company initially brushed off the criticism, with Global Media Relations Director Becca Hary telling Rolling Stone…
Next iPhone Might Understand Different Types Of Touch
Apple CEO Tim Cook talks about the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus during an Apple event on Monday, March 9, 2015, in San Francisco. | ASSOCIATED PRESS. Share · Tweet · 0. Email. Comment. Share on Google+ · tumblr · stumble · reddit …
Apple May Bring Force Touch to New iPhones (Report)
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The Express Tribune
Facebook Removes 'Feeling Fat' Emoticon After Backlash
Facebook has removed a controversial "feeling fat" emoticon after thousands complained that it promoted body-shaming. The emoticon, which featured chubby cheeks and a double chin, was previously listed as an option for status updates. It came under fire …
The case against Facebook's 'feeling fat' emoji wins
Campaigners get Facebook to banish 'feeling fat' emoticon
Facebook Inc (FB) removes 'feeling fat' emoticon
Hands on: Meet Google's new Chromebook Pixel
Google's follow-up to the high-end Chromebook Pixel is real — and it's spectacular. Here's a first look at the new luxury laptop. Computerworld | Mar 11, 2015 11:00 AM PT. Chromebooks · Google. Cloud power-users, prepare to salivate: Google's back with a …
Chromebook Pixel Review: $1000 for a Laptop That Only Surfs the Web?
Google's Chromebook Pixel 2 is ready to be your work laptop
Chromebook Pixel (2015) review
“The genre or musical style of a song is not protectable under copyright law – the lyrics and the melody are, but that was not the allegation in this case.” Guest Post by Wallace Collins on Entertainment Industry Law Issues As a copyright lawyer, it is my opinion that this…
As he did last year, Jimmy Kimmel is taking his late-night talk show on the road to Austin for a week of broadcasts from the South by Southwest Festival. And Brad Paisley is going along for the ride.
The “Perfect Storm” singer, who released his latest album Moonshine in the Trunk…
Sufjan Stevens’ five-year gap between studio albums will end March 31st when the singer releases his intensely personal new collection Carrie & Lowell. Having already shared the first single “No Shade In The Shadow Of The Cross,” Stevens now offers up another folk-tinged track, “Should Have Known Better.” The video itself,…
Taylor Gang don Wiz Khalifa and his capo Ty Dolla $ign team up for the sexually explicit “Post Up.” Ty opens things up with a verse about stealing someone’s girl before harmonizing on the hook. Wiz then comes on and spits a verse about having relations with a woman in New York while smoking California. Check it out above. For fans of Khalifa and Ty Dolla collabs, a joint EP… Read more »
Looking for signs that the recorded music business has a future? Aggressive Liberty Media chief John Malone and a Japanese telecom giant each wanted to buy The Universal Music Group. Liberty Media head John Malone reportedly made an overture to Vincent Bolloré, the chairman and biggest shareholder of Vivendi, expressing…
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Hackers' delight? New Apple wrist-puter gives securobods the FEAR
Security pundits are already fretting over the security of the Apple Watch, just hours after the expensive gizmo was launched at a high profile US event. Ken Westin, security researcher at Tripwire, said that the security implications of the wearable device's …
10 Apple Watch Questions That Need Answers
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