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Did you lose a pigeon dressed in a tiny bedazzled vest? He’s been found.

11.17.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Hey, if you lost your bedazzled pigeon, he's safe and sound at a bird sanctuary in Arizona.  A young male pigeon, inexplicably dressed in a rhinestone-studded vest, was found in Glendale, Arizona on Nov. 10. He's been under the care of Fallen Fe... ...

Texas schools make slavery a ‘central’ fact of the Civil War and no one can believe it

11.17.2018 · Posted in Education Articles, Technology Articles

Kids in Texas will finally learn that slavery was the primary reason for all the fighting during the Civil War, and people can't believe it took the state this long to decide that.  The state Board of Education confirmed that starting in 2019, p... ...

Bill Maher incurs the internet’s wrath after belittling Stan Lee and comic books

11.17.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Commentator Bill Maher disparaged Stan Lee, the seminal creator of iconic comic book superheroes like Spider-Man, The Hulk, and The Fantastic Four, in an unsolicited 293-word Saturday morning blog titled "Adulting." Twitter was quick to rebut Maher's... ...

Cities that didn’t win HQ2 shouldn’t be counted out

Brooks Rainwater Contributor Share on Twitter Brooks Rainwater is the director of the Center for City Solutions and Applied Research at the National League of Cities. More posts by this contributor As tasks wane, skills rise Blockchain technology could be the great equalizer for American cities Scott Andes Contributor Share on Twitter Scott Andes is ...

‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ makes a major Harry Potter canon blunder

11.17.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Critics everywhere have slammed the latest Harry Potter spin-off, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, as there's an absurd amount of confounding plot crammed into the 134-minute film.  Yet, the film carries a problematic canonical overs... ...

Microsoft to shut down HockeyApp

Microsoft announced plans to shut down HockeyApp and replace it with Visual Studio App Center. The company acquired the startup behind HockeyApp back in 2014. And if you’re still using HockeyApp, the service will officially shut down on November 16, 2019. HockeyApp was a service that let you distribute beta versions of your app, get ...

Netflex tweeted an answer to the question on every ‘Dogs’ fan’s mind

11.17.2018 · Posted in Technology Articles

Dogs is the smartest six-hour Netflix binge anyone can commit to. It's also, notably, a safe watch for all dog-lovers. If you, like anyone who has ever owned and/or loved a dog, saw the Dogs announcement and immediately wondered if any of the documen... ...

China’s hottest news app Jinri Toutiao announces new CEO

You may not have heard of ByteDance, but you probably know its red-hot video app TikTok, which gobbled up Musical.ly in August. The Beijing-based company also runs a popular news aggregator called Jinri Toutiao, which means “today’s headlines” in Chinese, and the app just assigned a new CEO. At a company event on Saturday, Chen Lin, an ...