Longtime readers of “A Song of Ice and Fire” — the still-incomplete book cycle on which HBO’s Game of Thrones is based — get ready to roll your eyes
Author George R. R. Martin’s publisher, HarperCollins, confirmed that book six, The Winds of Winter, for which we’ve been waiting since 2011, will not be published in 2015. His publisher, Jane Johnson, tried to mollify fans by reminding them that a series of “prequel novellas” based in Martin’s world of Westeros would arrive later this year….
Taylor Swift may be the victim of a recent hack on both of her confirmed Twitter and Instagram accounts. The now-deleted tweets tag Twitter users @Veriuser and @Lizzard and encourages her fans to follow them.
News reports say that 11 of the 12 game balls used by the New England Patriots in their AFC championship game against the Indianapolis Colts were deflated, showing about 2 pounds per square inch (psi) less pressure than the 13 psi required by the rules, so it seems that the most bizarre sports scandal of recent memory is real. But there are still plenty of questions: why would a team deflate footballs? Could there be another explanation? And most importantly, what does physics tell us about…
Whatever cheeky nickname you know it by, the mysterious scandal of the New England Patriots’ deflated balls in their 45-7 AFC Championship Game win over the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday has dominated the Super Bowl XLIX conversation so far
Even BlackBerry isn’t immune to blinging up its phones with a little gold.
The slowly recovering smartphone maker has created a very limited run of a black and gold edition of its flagship BlackBerry Passport smartphone. The phone is functionally identical to the regular model, except the normally silver-colored rim and keyboard “frets” are colored gold. It also has the words “Limited Edition” engraved on the side, along with the production number. It also costs $899 ($999 in the company’s…
The New England Patriots trounced the Indianapolis Colts 45-7 during Sunday’s AFC Championship Game, but all the Internet can talk about is balls. Deflated balls, more specifically
Indianapolis TV station WTHR reports that the NFL has launched an investigation against the Patriots, suspecting the team may have intentionally deflated footballs. While flat balls may seem like the least of the NFL’s problems, deflated pigskins can give players an advantage, especially in rainy weather.
LOS ANGELES — The Golden Globes red carpet was assaulted by water for a second year in a row — but unlike last year, when a fire sprinkler soaked the arrivals area, organizers were ready for the wetness.
With rain in the forecast, giant plastic tent kept things nice and dry outside the Beverly Hilton on Sunday, where fans were already lining up in anticipation of stars beginning to arrive at around 3 p.m. Pacific time