The Media Nuke That Is TechCrunch Disrupt

Screen Shot 2014-10-27 at 16.57.00 I informed you so. For the previous few months within the run-as much as TechCrunch Disrupt in London final week, I’d been telling everybody I knew in Europe that what we have been bringing can be a unique sort of occasion to this international metropolis. The primary facet of this was that, in contrast to ninety nine% of conferences on the market, no-one showing on stage at Disrupt stays unchallenged about what they are saying. We rack up our… Read More

ZenHub Helps Engineering Groups Handle Their GitHub Tasks

zenhub_laptop GitHub is now widespread sufficient for different corporations to start out constructing providers round it. One of many newest tasks that goals to make working with GitHub quicker and simpler is ZenHub. With ZenHub, groups get a venture administration service that's deeply built-in with GitHub and supplies them with Trello-like drag-and-drop activity boards, straightforward uploads for any sort of file (GitHub’s interface… Read More

Microsoft Provides Limitless OneDrive Storage To All Workplace 365 Accounts

Screen Shot 2014-10-27 at 9.56.17 AM This morning, Microsoft introduced that each one Workplace 365 accounts will include limitless OneDrive storage. Gone are the 1 terabyte caps that have been lately launched. When you pay for Workplace, your storage is free. It’s a superb, if not shocking, transfer from Microsoft: The corporate has labored to enhance the worth profile of its Workplace 365, productiveness-as-a-service providing for a while.… Read More

Samsung Galaxy Telephones Have a Hidden Check Menu


This is a brand new discovery on the Samsung Galaxy smartphone that may render your consumer's guide ineffective.

A hidden menu, which you'll be able to entry by dialing a selected string of characters, allows you to troubleshoot hardware points and verify your telephone's performance. The device was first noticed by Android Central months in the past, however now, extra Samsung Galaxy house owners are uncovering it. The menu accommodates a number of service checks.

To seek out the hidden menu, open the dial pad and enter *#zero*# — with no areas, identical to you'd any telephone quantity.

Then wait a second, and this display ought to pop up: Read more...

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Interstellar Evaluate: A Film as Majestic, Sluggish and Unhappy as Area


It is truthful to say that Interstellar, the hotly anticipated science fiction movie from director Christopher Nolan, is his darkest, slowest-shifting and most uncompromising work but

This isn't precisely the sort of factor a studio like Paramount might relish a few huge-finances vacation season film, particularly not one opening November 7, the identical weekend as Huge Hero 6, Disney's animated superhero spectacular. However it's arduous to spin this as an exciting area epic. The motion sequences are few and much between, and in contrast to in Nolan's final complicated massive-price range epic, Inception, they don't seem to be performed for Matrix-like enjoyable Read more...

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I Attended a Halloween Rave for six-Yr-Olds


"Every little thing glows at the hours of darkness!" shouts Katourna. She asks me to reattach her glow stick bracelet. I can barely hear her over the thumping digital music within the membership. Individuals are sporting blinking inexperienced sun shades. Some women are dancing on tables

Earlier than as we speak, Katourna did not know what a black mild was, and she or he definitely did not anticipate it might make her Ariel costume glow inexperienced. Katourna is six years previous, as are most of the youngsters at this nightclub. As an alternative of cocktails, they're balancing cupcakes. Slightly than bottle service, it is literal bottles of milk

Halloween Extravaganza is a "cool child's dance get together" for six- to 12-yr-olds, introduced by CirKiz. We're at a nightclub referred to as VIP Room, within the Meatpacking District of New York Metropolis. Solely it is a Sunday afternoon, and sufficient time has handed that the fumes and pheromones of final night time's 21+ crowd have dissipated Read more...

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John Oliver Ruins All the things You Love, Takes Down Sugar Business


John Oliver has (understandably) misplaced his religion in Halloween after discovering Playboy's sexy John Oliver costume, and he is taking it out on sweet

Throughout a phase on his present from Sunday night time, Oliver references the obscene quantity of sweet consumed on Oct. 31 as a leaping off level to debate the shady practices of the sugar business. It is one factor when meals labels are clear concerning the excessive sugar quantity, however these are simply the unsweet starting

A pleasant reminder on your subsequent grocery retailer journey: If it appears too good to be true, it in all probability is

BONUS: W-ORD Channel 7 Information With John Oliver & Cookie Monster

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Amazon’s Kindle Scout Crowdsourced Publishing Platform Goes Reside

Screen Shot 2014-10-27 at 12.20.36 PM Amazon needs to take a few of the thriller out of predicting what books will promote with its new Kindle Scout publishing program, which lets readers vote on their favorite excerpts from unreleased books to find out what does (and what doesn’t) get revealed. Welcome to the courtroom to widespread opinion, aspiring authors. In change for his or her participation in this system, Kindle Scout customers will… Read More

Recreation of Bones Is the Greatest Halloween Costume in All of Westeros



A canine who fights for bones can't afford to lose to the opposite canine

That is not the case for the costumed pups in Recreation of Bones, a tribute to Daenerys Targaryen and her child dragons.

The set was created by the canine' people, Samantha Watt, Cynthia Martin and Dorothy Barnard of Dallas, Texas. The trio spent two months creating the Game of Thrones-themed costumes, full with mini dragon eggs and an Iron Bone Throne match for a Khaleesi.


"We attempt to be topical and selected a theme with a whole lot of element (one purpose we did not go together with OITNB), so we've quite a bit to work with. I feel we picked our theme this yr in July," Watt informed Mashable. Read more...

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New York Metropolis, as Outlined by Taylor Swift


Did you hear? Taylor Swift loves New York.

In reality, she loves it a lot she wrote a music about it on her new album 1989, which debuted on Monday. And though Swift solely moved to the town earlier this year, she is already the "International Welcome Ambassador" for the Huge Apple., the "official information to New York Metropolis," revealed a collection of movies with Swift extolling the virtues of the the town, possible in hopes that the pop star will present a lift to tourism income.

"What makes New York Metropolis New York Metropolis is that it's in contrast to anyplace else on the earth," Swift says. "You will discover style that evokes you, artwork that encourage you, humanity that evokes you." Read more...

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