Brutal inspiration: why poets are writing about Coventry’s ring road

Encircling an eccentric city centre where medieval streets meet the modern world, this hulking piece of 1970s infrastructure is the subject of 27 poetry films celebrating its bizarre concrete beauty The post Brutal inspiration: why poets are writing.....»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabMar 20th, 2017

Watching Someone Make a Camera Lens From Scratch Explains Why No One Makes Camera Lenses From Scratch

The next time you complain about spending thousands of dollars on a precision camera lens, stop and think about all the all hard work that went into its design and creation. As camera maker Mats Wernersson reveals, were you to make a lens yourself, y.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 32 min. ago

Dozens of humpback whales have died in the last year and nobody knows why

Hey, humpback whale fans. We've got some really cute news and some really sad news about your favorite 80,000-pound mammal. Let's start with the grim: A troubling number of humpback whales are dying on the U.S. East Coast. Fisheries officials this we.....»»

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7 Best Nintendo Switch Screen Protectors & Why You Need One

7 Best Nintendo Switch Screen Protectors & Why You Need One.....»»

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Apparently, Jason Segel Is Writing YA Science Fiction Books Now

Jason Segel—star of sitcoms, maker of R-rated comedies, and friend to Muppets—has branched out yet again. Segel and his co-writer Kirsten Miller have announced that later this year they’ll be releasing a YA novel called Otherworld, the first in.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News3 hr. 16 min. ago

Controversial, popular Netflix series ’13 Reasons Why’ could second season

While Netflix has not made an official comment, it appears that there are talks about the possibility of bringing its popular and controversial original series 13 Reasons Why back for a second season. The post Controversial, popular Netflix series &#.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 16 min. ago

America"s Most Unsafe Drivers Reside In The Northeast

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Buckle up, you could be sharing the road with the best or worst drivers in the United States. EverQuote, Inc., the leading online insurance marketplace in the U.S., today announced the findings from it.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News5 hr. 51 min. ago

Navdy’s new Glympse integration lets you share a live ETA from the road

 If you’ve ever been driving and wanted to let someone know when to expect you, there’s likely been some kind of compromise involved where you broke a few rules and texted while en route. Aftermarket HUD maker Navdy is giving its use.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 51 min. ago

Star Wars: How the Jedi"s Failings Might’ve Inspired Luke to End the Order

Luke Skywalker may indeed be the Last Jedi, and we’ve got some ideas on why that could be the case. Recently, the world was gifted with the first teaser for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and we all learned for the first time about Luke Skywalker.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News6 hr. 32 min. ago

Hackers Exploited Word Flaw For Months While Microsoft Investigated

An anonymous reader writes: To understand why it is so difficult to defend computers from even moderately capable hackers, consider the case of the security flaw officially known as CVE-2017-0199. The bug was unusually dangerous but of a common genre.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 32 min. ago

Yes, the Doof Warrior Will Be in the Next Mad Max Film

Mad Max: Fury Road director George Miller revealed that the truck-mounted guitarist will return. The Doof Warrior, the blind guitarist from Mad Max: Fury Road, will show up in the next film, according to director George Miller. In an interview.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

"13 Reasons Why" hid a finale clue in the music

"13 Reasons Why" hid a finale clue in the music.....»»

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Kim Kardashian spill details about Paris robbery and why she is estranged from Caitlyn Jenner

Kim Kardashian is back to regular her scheduled programming, promoting lip kits, and chatting away on talk shows. Only this time, things feel different.  Kim shared a lot about family—good and bad—on Thursday's episode of The Ellen D.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

EE internet is back - here"s why you may have had issues earlier

EE was having some problems with mobile internet but all should now be fixed. Update: A spokesperson for EE has now confirmed to TechRadar the internet issues on the network have been solved. You should now be back online - if you're still.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News7 hr. 8 min. ago

Why Amazon wants to replace your mirror with a camera

Years ago, if someone told you that they were buying a camera for their bedroom, you'd imagine they were planning something naughty. But times have changed, and Amazon believes that you'll spend $200 on a camera that's both an.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News8 hr. 31 min. ago

Why the Scariest Response to Climate Change Is Finally Being Taken Seriously

We’re not doing such a great job solving the whole climate change problem, which is why some experts think it’s time to study more radical tactics. The notion of geoengineering—hacking the climate to cool the planet—is controversial, awe-insp.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News8 hr. 32 min. ago

Why design buffs must visit Tokyo, ‘an architectural riddle of a city’

Walking along a quiet Tokyo lane lined with low-key apartments, I suddenly spot a sight as surreal as it is unexpected The post Why design buffs must visit Tokyo, ‘an architectural riddle of a city’ appeared first on Architecture Lab......»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabRelated News9 hr. 24 min. ago

EE internet is down - here"s why you may be having issues

EE is having some problems with mobile internet at the moment - but it should be fixed soon. Are you finding your EE mobile internet is down right now? The UK network has confirmed to TechRadar it is having some issues and a fix is already in t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News9 hr. 32 min. ago

Cassini survives its first dive through Saturn’s inner ring system

This was the first of the spacecraft's 22 "dives" through the gap. NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute After the Cassini spacecraft plunged between Satur.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 44 min. ago

Nasa’s Cassini beams back images from first “Grand Finale” dive between Saturn and its ring system

As the communications antenna was used as a shield during the dive, Cassini lost the ability to maintain contact with Earth. The post Nasa’s Cassini beams back images from first “Grand Finale” dive between Saturn and its ring syste.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News10 hr. 16 min. ago

Why You Need AVG Antivirus On Your New Smartphone?

When you get a new smartphone, the first thing you want to do is start downloading the apps of your choice, so that you can enjoy a host of benefits with just a few taps on your smartphone. However, before you start installing games, chat, movies a.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News10 hr. 52 min. ago