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Video: Transparent, Stretchy Speaker Shows ‘Soft Machine’ Pote

August 30, 2013 in technology by Science

Scientists at Harvard University have developed a transparent, stretchy speaker as a proof of concept for ionic conductors.
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Video: Weekly Market Wrap: August 30, 2013

August 30, 2013 in finance by Finance Investing

This thirty fifth trading week of 2013 comes to a close investors sending the markets lower on fears the US could be drawn into a military engagement in response recent events in Syria. Hi.
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Female fears, manly men and a digital revolution – SouthCoastToday.com

August 30, 2013 in manly men by "manly men" - Google News


Female fears, manly men and a digital revolution
SouthCoastToday.com
Technology makes everything easier — even for bad guys. We've been told about the Craigslist Killer — now it's time to meet the Online Date-Rapist. "20/20" (10 on ABC) profiles Jeffrey Marsalis, who used his Match.com profile to lure countless women ...

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Sundays with manly men and a silly game – Mail Tribune

August 30, 2013 in manly men by "manly men" - Google News


Sundays with manly men and a silly game
Mail Tribune
This week, millions of manly men such as myself will flex their beer guts and talk amazing amounts of trash while staring daggers at their laptops. It's fantasy football draft season, baby. Grrr! Arggghh! Can you feel the manliness emanating off the ...

Video: Friday Sector Leaders: Entertainment, Beverages & Wineries

August 30, 2013 in finance by Finance Investing

In trading on Friday, entertainment shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 0.5%. Leading the group were shares of Rick's Cabaret International (RICK), up about 2.7% and shares of Six Flags Entertainment (SIX) up about 1% on the day.
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Video: Friday Sector Laggards: General Contractors & Builders, Pre

August 30, 2013 in finance by Finance Investing

In trading on Friday, general contractors & builders shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 1.9%. Helping drag down the group were shares of William Lyon Homes (WLH), off about 3.9% and shares of PulteGroup (PHM) off about 2.4% on the day.
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Video: Analyst Moves: SPLS, OVTI, APA

August 30, 2013 in finance by Finance Investing

This morning, JP Morgan downgraded shares of Staples (SPLS) from overweight to neutral as secular pressures are mounting within the sector. With the downgrade, JP Morgan set a $15 price target.
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Video: Daily Dividend Report: LINE, WR, GLNG, BWS, EGP

August 30, 2013 in finance by Finance Investing

This morning, Linn Energy (LINE) declared its monthly distribution of 24.16 cents per share, maintaining the amount paid to shareholders the prior month. Based on the current stock price, investors can expect a yield of about 12% going forward.
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Video: Lamar Odom DUI Arrest Fallout: Facing Jail Time, But Here’s

August 30, 2013 in entertainment by Entertainment

Lamar Odom has a few options in front of him following his arrest for allegedly driving under the influence. If Khloe Kardashian Odom's husband is convicted of DUI and refusal to l to take a chemical sobriety test, both misdemeanors, he could be sentenced to anywhere from 96 hours to a maximum six months in jail and a nine-month substance abuse program in addition to being required to pay various fees and penalties, criminal defense attorney Troy Slaten tells E! News.
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Sean Penn Chemical Doc ‘The Human Experiment’ Debuts First Trailer (Exclusive Video)

August 30, 2013 in entertainment, hollywood reporter, Indie Film, Movies, Sean Penn, THR Online, USA by Rebecca Ford


The film, narrated by the activist-actor, explored the dangers in household products and is directed by Dana Nachman and Don Hardy.

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