A Huge Sunspot Launching Solar Flares Is Pointed At Earth Right Now venerdě, 24 Ottobre 2014 - 08:11 PM - 1 ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Radio I've covered science, technology, the environment and politics for outlets including CNET, PC World, BYTE, Wired, AOL and NPR. I was managing editor of Crowdsourcing.org, I've written e-books on Android and Alaska and reported from South by Southwest, Ecuador's nascent Silicon Valley and countless places in between.
CHP photo scandal elicits shock, condemnation domenica, 26 Ottobre 2014 - 02:32 AM - 6 giorni ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Media Community leaders, drivers and authorities reacted Saturday with shock, fear and disappointment and questioned whether people can trust officers after the revelation Wednesday that two California Highway Patrol officers have been accused of stealing nude photos from women they booked into jail. The condemnation came Friday after a Bay Area News Group investigation uncovered that one officer confessed that he learned to find and steal explicit photos while working in Los Angeles.
Frank Mankiewicz | RFK press secretary, 90 domenica, 26 Ottobre 2014 - 01:30 PM - 5 giorni, 13 Hours ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Radio Frank Mankiewicz, 90, the son of a Hollywood legend who made his mark in the grittier worlds of Democratic politics and broadcast media, serving as press secretary to Sen. Robert F. Kennedy, presidential campaign manager for Sen. George S. McGovern and chief of National Public Radio during its bumpy rise to prominence, died Thursday at a hospital in Washington, D.C. Mr. Mankiewicz was the son of Herman J. Mankiewicz, the Oscar-winning screenwriter behind Citizen Kane , and nephew of Joseph L. Mankiewicz, who wrote and directed All About Eve .
NYT: ISIS hostages tortured, then beheaded domenica, 26 Ottobre 2014 - 06:17 AM - 5 giorni, 20 Hours ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Media In the moments before his death, American James Foley stares into the camera, head held high, after being forced to read a script, in which he blames his death on the United States. As horrifying as Foley's last moments were, it was not the first time Foley looked death in the face at the hands of ISIS.
Police find 'micro cameras' in search of rabbi's Towson University office sabato, 25 Ottobre 2014 - 12:08 AM - 1 ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Radio Police searching the Towson University office of a prominent Georgetown rabbi accused of secretly recording women in a ritual bath found a backpack with an assortment of tiny cameras hidden in everyday household objects, including ones embedded in a computer charger, a clock and a tissue box, according to a search warrant filed in a Maryland court. Authorities said they also seized an empty box for a "micro camera" hidden in a key chain, along with flash drives and memory cards - some in freezer bags - capable of holding more than 200,000 images and 25,000 hours of video.
Mindy Kaling Mistaken for Nobel Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai domenica, 26 Ottobre 2014 - 01:35 PM - 5 giorni, 13 Hours ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Media Actress Mindy Kaling was incorrectly identified as 17-year-old Nobel prize winner Malala Yousafzai by a guest at a recent event she was attending, according to the New York Times . Kaling was at a New Yorker Festival party at the Trump SoHo New York hotspot Boom Boom Room when a drunk man in his 80s said to her, "Congratulations on your Nobel Prize."
MIVNET Connect(R) enables remote business meetings domenica, 26 Ottobre 2014 - 08:00 PM - 5 giorni, 6 Hours ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Z - Press releases MIVNET Connect®, the latest cloud based collaboration and video conferencing solution tackles the current business travelling concerns and their effect upon businesses. Traveling is no longer a necessity, with MIVNET Connect® an easy-to-use and secure alternative for multi-participant business meetings.
Christie: Ebola Quarantine Will Be 'Nat'l Policy' domenica, 26 Ottobre 2014 - 05:22 PM - 5 giorni, 9 Hours ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Media Chris Christie may have a pretty irate nurse taking the Garden State to task over the execution of his mandatory-quarantine policy toward Ebola, but he's standing by it. "I think this is a policy that will become a national policy sooner rather than later," he told Fox News Sunday today, as per Politico.
Deutsche Welle Calls on RTW TouchMonitor Range lunedě, 27 Ottobre 2014 - 03:00 PM - 4 giorni, 11 Hours ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2014-10-27) When Deutsche Welle, Germany's premier international broadcaster and a member of the ARD network of German public broadcasters, sought to make its programming compliant with the EBU-R128 loudness mandate, it turned to RTW, the market leader in visual audio meters and monitoring devices, and the company's TouchMonitor line of audio meters, to make the transition. With their ability to offer intuitive, precise monitoring, along with their ease of installation, RTW's TM3, TM7 and TM9 TouchMonitor meters were the perfect fit for the job.
Dutch media startup lands investment from NYT lunedě, 27 Ottobre 2014 - 08:57 AM - 4 giorni, 17 Hours ago - 0 Lettura - top stories - Topix Media A Dutch startup that sells news on a per-article basis has landed a 3 million euro investment from The New York Times and the German publishing house Axel Springer SE. Blendle's strategy is to make it easy for users to pay small amounts - as little as a dime per story.