December 6th, 2019 04:41 PM
Tiger Woods is two behind Gary Woodland at Hero World Challenge as Patrick Reed gets a two-shot penalty for improving his lie in a bunker.
December 6th, 2019 02:11 AM
Easy-to-use technology straight from Moscow for any aspiring strongman — at a low price.
December 6th, 2019 05:24 PM
It took a federal jury in Los Angeles less than an hour to throw out a $190 million defamation case against Elon Musk. Calling someone a “pedo guy” to an audience of millions of Twitter followers isn’t an accusation, the jury decided, because words are tricky little devils that can mean a lot of things and slinging…
December 6th, 2019 08:00 PM
Plenty of games offer players multiple solutions to problems. Fight or talk. Stick to the beaten path or explore. Stealth or charge in like a conspicuously bullet-resistant idiot. A game that lets you do anything, though? That’s harder to come by.
December 6th, 2019 03:59 PM
David Fizdale is free. David Fizdale has been fired, but the Knicks front office is and always will be worse. After losing their seventh and eighth consecutive games by 81 points, the New York Knicks fired David Fizdale on Friday, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. At 4-18, the Knicks have the second-worst record in the league only to the Steph Curry-less, Klay Thompson-less, Kevin Durant-less and Andre Iguodala-less Golden State Warriors (by a half game.) The Knicks own the NBA’s...
December 7th, 2019 02:00 AM
Two North Carolina towns call off events fearing ‘disruption’‘We just absolutely had to err on the side of public safety’Two Christmas parades in North Carolina have been cancelled within a week after residents protested against the inclusion of a float and participation by a Confederate group.The town of Garner, near Raleigh, announced it had decided to cancel its planned event in case it might be a “target for disruption”, it announced on the city website. The decision followed heated...
December 6th, 2019 01:00 PM
For something everyone loves, sandal slides don’t get much respect.
December 7th, 2019 01:46 AM
December 7th, 2019 12:00 AM
Atomico is among the most widely respected venture firms in Europe, ranking right up there with friendly rivals like Accel London and Index Ventures. It’s also just 13 years old at this point, compared with its more established peers. It’s easy to overlook this, considering the impact the firm has made on the European startup scene since Swedish billionaire Niklas Zennström — who’d previously cofounded Skype and Kazaa — first swung open its doors. Consider that four funds and $1.5 billion...
December 6th, 2019 05:00 PM
Netflix didn’t have plans to release numbers for The Irishman when asked by The Verge earlier this week, but ratings firm Nielsen beat the streamer to the punch. Nielsen reports that “an average minute audience of nearly 13.2 million viewers with a reach of over 17.1 million unique U.S. viewers” watched The Irishman within the first five days of its release. That’s better than El Camino, the Breaking Bad movie that debuted to 11 million views, but didn’t do as well as the meme-fueled Bird...
December 6th, 2019 05:29 PM
Enlarge / Elon Musk leaves a Los Angeles federal court on Tuesday December 3, 2019. (credit: Apu Gomes/Getty Images) A Los Angeles federal jury has found Elon Musk not liable for defamation in a lawsuit brought by British caver Vernon Unsworth. Musk dubbed Unsworth a "pedo guy" in a tweet last year, but argued in court that he meant this as a generic insult—not as an accusation that Unsworth was a pedophile. "My faith in humanity is restored," Musk said on his way out of court. Musk and...
December 6th, 2019 09:24 PM
Authorities say a 5-year-old left alone with a toddler in a rural Alaska village carried the younger child half a mile to a neighbor's house in the bitter cold after the power went out
December 6th, 2019 06:00 PM
Scarlett Johansson, Azhy Robertson, and Adam Driver in Marriage Story. | Photo: Netflix Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson chart the death of a relationship Continue reading…