Posted by Artelios 2166 days ago in World News  |  slate.com
Image of BREAKING NEWS: Huge Meteor Explodes Over Russia.

[UPDATE: When I wrote the headline for this article, I thought there was evidence the meteor had broken up in a single event while still high up in the atmosphere, so I used the word "explode". I don't want to mislead people; there may not have been any explosion at all. To be clear, the "... [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2175 days ago in Business  |  colbertnation.com

Microsoft's founder talks about polio eradication, information technology and the decline in childhood deaths worldwide. [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2177 days ago in Politics  |  msn.com
Image of White House releases photo of Obama firing gun

Many were surprised when the president told The New Republic that he shoots clay targets [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2177 days ago in Business  |  yahoo.com
Image of Eight Retailers That Will Close the Most Stores

It is the time of year again, when America’s largest retailers release those critical holiday season figures and disclose their annual sales. A review of these numbers tells us a great deal about how most of the companies will do in the upcoming year. And while successful retailers in 2012... [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2177 days ago in Science  |  washingtonpost.com
Image of Archaeologists find strange mound of sacrifice victims’ skulls at field in Mexico

MEXICO CITY — Archaeologists say they have turned up about 150 skulls of human sacrifice victims in a field in central Mexico, one of the first times that such a large accumulation of severed heads has been found outside of a major pyramid or temple complex in Mexico. [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2179 days ago in Technology  |  theverge.com
Image of At the Super Bowl, 4K might literally be a game-changer | The Verge

Last year, in the most important moment of the most important game of his career, Kyle Williams screwed up. The San Francisco 49ers' punt returner came up to try and field a short kick from New... [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2180 days ago in Technology  |  theverge.com
Image of The best gaming laptop: we review the most powerful portable computers on the market | The Verge

Traditionally, gamers have looked to hefty, monstrous machines with stylish designs — though some prefer the term "ostentatious" — for their portable gaming needs. Even as other laptops get... [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2180 days ago in Technology  |  theverge.com
Image of Lenovo defies PC market trends with record profits and shipments | The Verge

Selling PCs (and even Macs) these days may seem like fighting a losing battle, but Chinese manufacturer Lenovo is managing to swim upstream by continuing to expand both its market share and... [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2180 days ago in Gaming  |  battle.net
Image of New Replay and Resume Features Coming in Heart of the Swarm - StarCraft II

Whether you play from home or on a stage in front of thousands of people, StarCraft II replays are a powerful tool for improving your game. They’re so useful that we continue to expand and improve them as much as possible. In Heart of the Swarm, we’re introducing three new replay features.... [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2180 days ago in Gaming  |  lolesports.com
Image of Season 3 Begins Today | LoL eSports

Video of 4Vy2zT47yLk The results of the European and North American League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) qualifiers are in, and the best teams in esports are all poised to take their first steps on the road to the World Championship. On February 7, the first of these world... [Read More]

Posted by Artelios 2180 days ago in Technology  |  mashable.com
Image of 38 Predictions About the Future

Have you ever wondered what the future of humanity holds? We know you have, we do it all the time here at Mashable. And frankly, looking ahead is pretty much an integral part of human nature. Our friends at Information Is Beautiful Studio have compiled 38 predictions about the future o... [Read More]