Tag Archive for simple

Help Name Rosetta Mission’s Comet Landing Site

15307538379_2676313980_o

Feed-twFeed-fb

The European Space Agency doesn’t want the first-ever soft landing on a comet to take place at “Site J.”

ESA officials are asking the public to come up with a better name for the spot on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko where the Rosetta mission will drop a lander during a historic, unprecedented maneuver on Nov. 12. If your entry is selected, you’ll have a chance to watch the landing live from ESA’s mission control center in Darmstadt, Germany.

“The rules are simple: You can propose any name…

Apple HomeKit Likely Won’t Launch Until Next Year

Appletv

Feed-twFeed-fb

Apple wrapped up its big product announcements for 2014 this week with the arrival of new iPads, iMacs and OS X Yosemite software. CEO Tim Cook made it pretty clear on stage that the company is done with its major news for the year, and industry insiders tell Mashable the same thing.

So if all is said and done for 2014, where in the world is HomeKit and why didn’t see an Apple TV software update, which is rumored to include HomeKit compatibility and be the hub of the smart home platform) at…

All Recipes App

Twitter Users in France Can Transfer Money Through Tweets

Twitter-ipo

Feed-twFeed-fb

The next time you want to wire money to someone, you can turn to Twitter — that is, if you live in France

Groupe BPCE, one of the largest banks in France, is enabling money transfers via tweets through its electronic money subsidiary, S-Money. The initiative was first announced last month and is reportedly scheduled to be unveiled at media event in Paris on Tuesday.

“Groupe BPCE is the first banking group to offer individuals a…

‘True Detective’ Really Needs Ellen Page and Kate Mara

Trueellen

Feed-twFeed-fb

What was HBO thinking not casting Ellen Page and Kate Mara for the second season of True Detective?

With yesterday’s news of Vince Vaughn and Colin Farrell landing the starring roles, which excited nearly no one on the Internet, it’s all too easy to wonder what if.

Funny or Die teamed up with Page and Mara to bring you “Tiny Detectives,” the grim journey of two detectives who are too tiny to accomplish…

Dinnert recipes free app

11 Disney Characters Dressed Up for Halloween

Disney-characters-halloween

Feed-twFeed-fb

Forget your Halloween costume — what will the Disney princes wear?

Artist Isaiah Stephens has the magical ability to reimagine any Disney character with exceptional creativity. His Disney princesses in pop culture costuming imagined Ariel, Snow White and Belle as the likes of Batman, Wonder Woman and Hermione Granger

He’s since turned his pen to the men of the Disney world, drawing them in costumes that draw inspiration from…

top diet plans

Shakespeare Meets Top 40 Music in ‘Pop Sonnets’

2349631689_88ab697a7a_o

Feed-twFeed-fb

William Shakespeare, meet 2014 pop music.

That’s the premise behind music Tumblr Pop Sonnets from blogger Erik Didricksen. Didriksen channels Shakespeare’s eloquence by rewriting modern day pop music, putting an English Renaissance twist on some of your favorite summer jams

The Bard of Avon himself would be proud as a simple hook like Ariana Grande’s “I got one less problem without you” becomes something as eloquent as…


Not Acceptable!

An appropriate representation of the requested resource could not be found on this server. This error was generated by Mod_Security.

Shakespeare Meets Top 40 Music in ‘Pop Sonnets’

2349631689_88ab697a7a_o

Feed-twFeed-fb

William Shakespeare, meet 2014 pop music.

That’s the premise behind music Tumblr Pop Sonnets from blogger Erik Didricksen. Didriksen channels Shakespeare’s eloquence by rewriting modern day pop music, putting an English Renaissance twist on some of your favorite summer jams

The Bard of Avon himself would be proud as a simple hook like Ariana Grande’s “I got one less problem without you” becomes something as eloquent as…

What the Ice Bucket Challenge Can Teach Us About Engagement

Titans-ice-bucket-challenge

Feed-twFeed-fb

If you’ve paid attention to social media at all in the past several weeks, chances are you’ve seen video of everyone from Bill Gates to Oprah dumping buckets of ice water over their heads all in the name of a good cause. The “Ice Bucket Challenge” has been the viral event of the summer, just as bizarre as planking or the cinnamon challenge, but this time, the fad is for a good cause.

The Ice Bucket Challenge began in Boston in honor of Pete Frates, the 29-year-old former captain of Boston…

Hands On With the New Vine: 6-Second Videos Will Never Be the Same

Newvine

Feed-twFeed-fb

The new camera features on Vine aren’t just shiny and new. They’ve totally changed the platform

It’s been nearly two years since Twitter acquired Vine and added it to the canon of notable social media platforms. Six-second looping videos simply weren’t “a thing” before Vine proved that our short attention spans were, in fact, good for something.

Scores of users descended on the simple new tool, discovering the world of complex…

YC-Backed TicketLabs Helps Small Music Venues Get More Fans Through The Door

Ticket Labs