Tag: idea

Dec 01 2018

With this $25 gadget, Amazon will finally get you to stop scoffing at the idea of a 'smart home' – CNBC

Earlier this year, Amazon launched a $25 smart plug that lets you control any outlet in your home by voice with an Amazon Echo. That means you can control any lamp, appliance or anything else that plugs into an outlet by speaking a phrase to Alexa like “turn on the living room lamp,” without having […]

Nov 07 2018

Breaking Bad: The Movie? Why it could be Vince Gilligan's worst idea

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Breaking Bad: The Movie? Why it could be Vince Gilligan’s worst idea  The Guardian Vince Gilligan Is Making a Mysterious Breaking Bad Movie in New Mexico  Esquire.com A Breaking Bad movie is coming – but where could the story go from here?  Metro ‘Breaking Bad’ Movie From Creator Vince Gilligan in the Works  Hollywood […]

Nov 05 2018

The NFL's partnership with 'Fortnite' is probably a bad idea, right?

Steven Ruiz For The Win Published 1:39 PM EST Nov 5, 2018 Like a father trying to prove to his kids that he’s actually cool, the NFL has struck up a partnership with Fortnite, the immensely popular video game that all the youths are playing. Via USA TODAY: The NFL has huddled with publisher Epic […]

Oct 23 2018

There's plastic in your poop, but we have no idea how dangerous that is

Bottle caps often can’t be recycled, so like most plastic they end up in landfills or washing out to sea. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Source link

Oct 16 2018

Jada Pinkett Smith Just Jumped Out of a Plane in Dubai — and It Was All Will's Idea!

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Oct 08 2018

Facebook is audaciously launching a video gadget for your home, called Portal. Is that a good idea?

Today Facebook is unveiling Portal, its version of a kitchen or living-room gadget meant to compete with Alexa devices from Amazon and related gizmos from Google. But is it really a good idea to pitch people on a Facebook-powered camera and microphone in your home? In some ways, Portal feels familiar. The device, which has […]

Sep 26 2018

Gene editing could eliminate mosquitoes, but is it a good idea?

In the study, scientists at Imperial College London used the technology to wipe out a population of caged mosquitoes that are able to transmit malaria, targeting a genetic sequence that leads to male and female traits. After a number of generations, they found that 100% of these mosquitoes were affected. “The difference in the gene […]

Sep 25 2018

LeBron James Shuts Down Idea Of Being Distracted By Off-Court Projects

LeBron James is a busy man. Aside from being one of the greatest athletes of our time, the three-time NBA champion also opened up a school in his hometown of Akron, OH, produced a documentary on HBO and officially announced he would be starring in “Space Jam 2.” James certainly has a lot on his […]

Sep 13 2018

Rihanna Has Her Own Idea of What's Sexy, and Victoria's Secret May Suffer

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Sep 09 2018

Papadopoulos's recall 'differs from Jeff Sessions' on his reax to Putin meeting idea

George Papadopoulos, the one-time foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump who became swept up in the special counsel investigation, says members of the Trump campaign team were “fully aware” and in many cases supportive of his efforts to broker a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. “I actively sought to leverage my contacts with the […]