Well, how do I fix this? I am going to have to count steps and use those to adjust the times in the video. Yes, that is a pain – but it shoudln’t be too bad. Really, the biggest problem will be finding the steps. It is a little difficult to see from the top view. Ok, this is bad. I just looked at the steps. He steps a total of 2 times (and then once past the finish line).
The discouraging analyst reports came Thursday as Volvo Cars, the auto maker owned by Chinese automotive group Geely Holding Group, said all new models starting in 2019 would be either fully electric or a hybrid. The move means Volvo would become the first major auto maker to abandon the conventional car engine, in a challenge to Tesla.
And if file sharing and the Pirate Bay had existed when she was young? She confesses she doesn’t know if she’d have been a downloader herself. “Would I have known any better at 14?” she muses, leaving the question unanswered.
In our debates, perhaps we’re forgetting that the vast majority of women (and men!) who will benefit from advanced contraceptive technology – both pre- and post-coital – are well out of their teens.
Unlike the first generation of travel sites, these startups don’t actually sell you the ticket once you’ve found your fare. Instead, they search airline and travel-booking sites to find the best deal, then hand you off to the site offering that fare when you’re ready to buy.
In the quest for a perfect cuppa, Teabuddy fans have been pestering the team of “tea-drinking nerds” with requests for refinements to the site, like the inclusion of Earl Grey and herbal teas.
Woolley makes his living from his software. Like a lot of independent programmers, he struggles to get people to conform to his licensing terms, let alone pay for his software.
Like most of the Gigamic games I investigated at Toy Fair, Quoridor starts from a deceptively simple objective. In this case, 2 players take turns either moving their pawn across a playing board or placing a wall in the path of their opponent’s pawn. Players are forewarned, though: what blocks your opponent on one turn could just as easily block you later in the game.
Earlier this year the Treasury Department agency chartered with setting anti-money laundering guidelines spelled out what Bitcoin businesses need to do to ensure that they’re in compliance with federal law. According to observers, the complex guidelines – followed a few months later by a federal action against the largest Bitcoin Exchange, Mt. Gox – have spooked many banks, who don’t feel that doing business with these small Bitcoin companies is worth the potential risk of regulatory scrutiny.
NASD Regulation, which also censured Etrade, also alleged that the company violated supervision rules by failing to require its compliance officials to obtain a final version of advertising material for review.
Just fucking perfect: Axelrod’s Civic just broke down in Chinatown. Again. Cock-stump. 02:21:26 PM
Although it looks incredibly secure and high-tech, the Medeco NexGen padlock can be opened in about 10 seconds using a simple tool (second and third photos) and an even simpler technique.
But Chapman said her enthusiasm diminished a bit when she took a closer look at GreaterGood’s business model. She realized that while the site raised money for charity, it’s parent company made it clear that it was a for-profit enterprise.
But Brave is different, because Gator came bundled with other software and most users didn’t know they’d installed it. The entire reason anyone might download Brave, is to block third-party ads. That makes it all the more difficult to predict how the courts may ultimately interpret the case. Plus, Stoltz says, there are other legal arguments the publishers can make, such as unfair competition.
We asked Gettis to show off a gallery’s worth of his site’s coolest portraits of speculative brainiacs like William Gibson, George Orwell and more, then asked the artists to opine on their heroes.
Consultant Lee Mark Stein offered a workshop on “10 tips that you can use immediately to suspend disbelief.” Stein pointed out that the media and government take great joy in exposing the techniques of direct marketers; consequently, many people’s “bullshit filters” are now set on high.
Partisan sniping aside, this whole controversy says more about the paranoiac level of official security that persists to this day in Iraq, despite the drop in violence. The Green Zone, one of the most heavily fortified places on the planet, is still the place where you are most likely to get your tweezers confiscated.
Official Watchmen on-set photographer Clay Enos enlisted the Organic Coffee Cartel to produce a limited-edition brain buzz. One side of the steel can features Enos’ black-and-white portrait of Nite Owl, played on-screen by Patrick Wilson.
__DR: __Read. Share. Give. is our first-ever national book sharing program. It kicked off on June 30th with a goal of reaching “one million storytimes” this summer. In just three months, the program saw nearly 15,000 books “shared” by friends and families who logged their books online, across ten states and as far away as Afghanistan, Japan and Kenya.
Despite its image as a progressive corporate citizen, Apple Computer had one of the worst recycling records in the American PC industry – until last week.
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German rail company Deutsche Bahn’s platform displays were hit by the global “ransomware” cyberattack.
The deal comes after months of negotiations between Foxconn, Sharp and the creditor banks. It involved an 11th-hour breakdown in talks following a revelation last month that Sharp had Y350 billion of contingent liabilities, or future financial risk. The Taiwanese iPhone assembler deployed hundreds of people, and through an intensive due-diligence process, found that Sharp would need to restate some of its financial information, people familiar with the matter said.
Schematics: Once the client signs off on the map, start visually describing each page with simple schematics. You need to stress to the client that these are not design documents. Make them as simple and unattractive as possible so there is no confusion. The schematics define the content for every page. This is necessary for editorial to anticipate the text they’ll write, and for designers to know the elements they’ll be designing.