Federal authorities seek to dismiss McClendon indictment

Federal authorities sought Thursday to drop a criminal indictment of bid rigging against Oklahoma energy tycoon Aubrey McClendon, who died in a fiery single-car crash just hours after the indictment was announced. | Continue reading


@nba.com | 4 years ago

Ultimate Guide to Site Speed: WordPress Optimization

WordPress has the potential to be blazing fast when you take the time to set it up right and optimize. Portent's many nerds show you how. | Continue reading


@portent.com | 4 years ago

Ultimate Guide to Site Speed: Glossary

The Ultimate Guide to Site Speed: A Brief Glossary | Continue reading


@portent.com | 4 years ago

Ultimate Guide to Site Speed: Tools

A list of tools for improving site speed, from diagnosis, to execution, to monitoring. | Continue reading


@portent.com | 4 years ago

Ultimate Guide to Site Speed: Advanced

A detailed walkthrough of advanced site speed optimization strategies and tactics. | Continue reading


@portent.com | 4 years ago

Ultimate Guide to Site Speed: Intermediate

If you're considering a serious effort to improve user experience, this intermediate guide to site speed provides inspiration and DIY assistance. | Continue reading


@portent.com | 4 years ago

US Chamber of Commerce is suing Seattle for letting Uber and Lyft drivers unionize

The US Chamber of Commerce plans to sue the city of Seattle over a law that allows Uber and Lyft drivers to unionize, according to a report today from Reuters. The Chamber, a pro-business and anti-labor American lobbying group, would be wading into the growing debate over the rig … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 4 years ago

'Tons Of Bullets' is an Upcoming Action Platformer with Lots of Fancy Tricks

There's no folder on my device that's more overflowing than my Platformers folder, and despite my huge catalog of games I'm still always on the lookout for new ones. Yesterday a great looking upcoming one called Tons Of Bullets was posted in our forums, and its trailer and accomp … | Continue reading


@toucharcade.com | 4 years ago

Pelicans' Ajinca sidelined by fractured sternum

The New Orleans Pelicans say 7-foot-2 center Alexis Ajinca will be sidelined indefinitely because of a fractured sternum. | Continue reading


@nba.com | 4 years ago

Teslagrad sequel World to the West channels top-down Zelda

Teslagrad developer Rain Games has announced a follow-up to its lauded 2014 metroidvania with World to the West.Set in the same universe as Teslagrad, World to the West opts for a top-down perspective that's more Zelda than Metroid, though it seems to retain its action puzzler ro … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

Mini app drawer on your navigation bar, root required – Android customization

Continuing with GravityBox, here is a quick tool to add a small app drawer to your navigation bar. A tidy little Android customization for your root device. | Continue reading


@androidauthority.com | 4 years ago

Britain has long been a statist society; can it cope without the strong state?

Our blog articles feature the latest ideas and thinking from our Action and Research Centre and Fellowship staff and guest bloggers. You are welcome to contribute and comment. | Continue reading


@thersa.org | 4 years ago

Watch The Georgia Tech’s Guthman Musical Instrument Competition Live

Called the X-Prize for music the Guthman Musical Instrument Competition pits multiple musicians and makers against each other at Georgia Tech’s Ferst Center for the Arts. A group of judges including Jazz great Pat Metheny will pick their favorites and you, the viewer, can jam alo … | Continue reading


@techcrunch.com | 4 years ago

This investor has “hundreds of millions” of dollars to sprinkle around U.S. VC firms

Peakview is the investment advisory arm of Shengjing Group and the largest global fund of funds in China. It also has millions of dollars to invest in U.S.-based venture capital funds, it says. This year. Right now. It’s a very different message than VCs are receiving from many o … | Continue reading


@techcrunch.com | 4 years ago

ICX Media raises $2.5M to connect video creators with publishers and marketers

ICX Media, a Washington, D.C. startup promising to help video creators find an audience and make money, announced today that it has raised $2.5 million in seed funding. The company was founded by Michael Avon, Tom MacIsaac, Steve McCord and Joey McCord (pictured above). Three of … | Continue reading


@techcrunch.com | 4 years ago

Report: Ty Lawson agrees to deal with Pacers

VIDEO: Ty Lawson will join the Indiana Pacers for the rest of this season after being bought out by the Rockets HANG TIME HEADQUARTERS — Ty Lawson didn’t go long without a team to play for. Two days after being waived by the Houston Rockets, Lawson has agreed to a deal with the I … | Continue reading


@nba.com | 4 years ago

F2P Wii U dungeon crawler Lost Reavers (formerly Project Treasure) release date revealed

Bandai Namco's free-to-play dungeon-crawling adventure Lost Reavers is coming to the Wii U eShop on 28th April, Nintendo announced during its latest Nintendo Direct presentation.An open beta will be available starting 14th April.Formerly known as Project Treasure, the action-RPG … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

'Wizards & Wagons' is Now Also on Android and Comes With New Features for Both Platforms

We really liked Wizards & Wagons [$4.99] when it came out back in November. The game was our game of the week, and we really liked it in our review, too, partly due to its dynamic gameplay and addictive quality. Now, Android users can join in on the fun since Wizards & Wagons has … | Continue reading


@toucharcade.com | 4 years ago

American Nintendo 3DS owners are getting a bunch of cool Japanese RPGs

Nintendo detailed the American releases of a handful of Japanese role-playing games (JRPGs) during its Nintendo Direct presentation this afternoon, news that'll surely excite US fans who have been waiting for them with bated breath.Atlus' music-RPG fusion Tokyo Mirage Sessions #F … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 4 years ago

Facebook Canvas ad is a cool new toy, but needs ‘3 to 6 months’ of testing for hardcore advertisers

ANALYSIS: Facebook released its new interactive, full-screen mobile ad unit called Canvas last week. It gives advertisers an elegant, rich-media way to engage users directly within Facebook’s page. Agencies are already lapping it up and experimenting with it to showcase their pro … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 4 years ago

Amazon quietly disabled encryption in the latest version of Fire OS

Locally stored data on Amazon Fire devices is no longer encrypted. Anyone who upgrades their Kindle Fire, Fire Phone, Amazon Fire HD, or Amazon Fire TV Stick to Fire OS 5 will have local information left vulnerable to cyber attacks and stored in plain text. Amazon forum members f … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 4 years ago

Facebook Messenger is trying to integrate easy music sharing with Spotify

Facebook has teamed up with Spotify to create a new system that makes sharing music a breeze. Or, at least, that’s what they’re trying to do. | Continue reading


@androidauthority.com | 4 years ago

Comparably launches Glassdoor competitor for salary data

With $6.5 million in funding from Crosslink Capital, Upfront Ventures, 500 Startups and others, Comparably is launching a platform for employment and salary information. The Santa Monica-based startup says its site will make it easier to find whether or not your salary is competi … | Continue reading


@techcrunch.com | 4 years ago

The best music game series is getting a greatest hits album on Nintendo 3DS

The fantastic rhythm action series Rhythm Heaven is getting the video game equivalent of a greatest hits album. Today Nintendo announced the next game in the series, called Rhythm Heaven Megamix, which brings together the best levels from each game in the series, including the Ga … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 4 years ago

Comparably will tell you whether you’re not making enough at your current job

In the tech industry, compensation is a tricky beast. Although startups have it in their best interest to run “lean” — onboarding employees with below-market salaries and padding offers with equity to keep overhead costs low — it can backfire when the company doesn’t alter that a … | Continue reading


@thenextweb.com | 4 years ago

Docstoc cofounder’s next startup uses crowd info to show how much you should be paid

Docstoc cofounder Jason Nazar is back with a new startup called Comparably which focuses on providing transparency about what workers are paid and insights about company culture. The service breaks down compensation based on various factors including company size, location, money … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 4 years ago

Call for Proposals for Projects 2016

Identifier: HP-PJ-2016Pillar: 3rd Health ProgrammeOpening Date: Deadline: Thu, 2 Jun 2016 17:00:00 (Brussels local time) | Continue reading


@ec.europa.eu | 4 years ago

Kirby returns to 3DS with Planet Robobot (and new Amiibos)

Robots look better in pink. Nintendo revealed Kirby: Planet Robobot for the 3DS during its Direct stream today. The new title is a 2D platformer similar to other Kirby games like Triple Deluxe, which also came out for the 3DS. Kirby is one of Nintendo’s biggest franchises, and hi … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 4 years ago

Monster Hunter: Generations announced for summer

Monster Hunter X is coming to the western world as Monster Hunter: Generations this summer on 3DS.This marks the first game in the franchise to let you play… | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

New 3DS Kirby announced, alongside four new Amiibos

Nintendo used its latest Direct to announce an all-new Kirby game for the 3DS in the style of Triple Deluxe, with Kirby Robobo Planet due out on the handheld on June 10th. Robobo Planet is to launch alongside a new range of Amiibo, too, with Kirby, Meta Knight, Waddle Dee and Kin … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

Nintendo is bringing Super NES classics to the 3DS

3DS owners rejoice: During the latest Nintendo Direct, the company announced it is bringing the Super Nintendo to your handheld device. Well, for some of you, anyway. The update will only arrive for owners of the New 3DS and New 3DS XL. The best part? The games are arriving very … | Continue reading


@thenextweb.com | 4 years ago

'Attack on Titan' is Getting a Mobile Game, and I Hope it's a Good One

If you aren't familiar with the manga and anime Attack on Titan, you're missing out on what is a very unique story in a very unique universe. If anime isn't your thing, you'll have the opportunity to explore the world of Attack in Titan on your mobile since GameSamba, Funimation, … | Continue reading


@toucharcade.com | 4 years ago

Fire Emblem Fates finally has a release date

Fire Emblem Fates will launch in Europe on 20th May, Nintendo has just announced.Both the Birthright and Conquest versions of the game will arrive on the sa… | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

This Week in Native Ads 03/04

Campaign of the Week: Smart Moves - See how Editors Strike a Balance Between Workouts, Weekends, and Beyond. Source: Who What Wear Why we like it: Brought to you by New Balance, this native ad in Who What Wear, brings relevant value for the reader with content that is easy to nav … | Continue reading


@giveitanudge.com | 4 years ago

Docker acquires Conductant as it looks to help businesses run large-scale systems

Docker today announced that it has acquired Conductant, a small startup that focused on orchestration. While you have probably never heard of Conductant — and as far as we can see, the company doesn’t even have a web presence and has never received outside funding — this acquisit … | Continue reading


@techcrunch.com | 4 years ago

How to shoot like an Oscars photographer

Capturing the key moments of the 2016 Oscar ceremony— when Spotlight was crowned Best Picture and Leo finally got his award— took a team of nearly 20 Getty Images staffers, lightning fast reflexes and just a little help from robots.Getty Images, one of the biggest photo services … | Continue reading


@mashable.com | 4 years ago

A new Paper Mario is coming to Wii U later this year

Nintendo's offbeat Paper Mario series is returning to home consoles later this year. As the name suggests, Paper Mario: Color Splash is about returning color to a monochrome world. How do you add color to the world, you ask? It's simple: hit things with a magic paint hammer. That … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 4 years ago

Super Mario World, Super Metroid, Earthbound, and other SNES classics are coming to New 3DS

Super Nintendo favorites Pilotwings, Super Mario World, and F-Zero will be available for download from the Nintendo eShop beginning today. The SNES downloads will be limited to New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL, meaning Nintendo 2DS and original Nintendo 3DS hardware won't … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 4 years ago

SNES games come to New 3DS Virtual Console

Super Nintendo games are finally coming to the 3DS' Virtual Console, with Earthbound and Super Mario World available from tonight on the eShop. There's a catch, though - only the most recent iteration of the hardware, the new 3DS, will support the games. We're not sure whether yo … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

Docker buys startup Conductant, will integrate Apache Aurora into its software

Docker, the startup that rose to prominence by pushing container technology for wrapping up application code, today announced that it has acquired Conductant, a secretive early-stage startup founded by people with experience building software to automate the process of deploying … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 4 years ago

Nintendo announces Paper Mario: Color Splash for Wii U

It’s only a paper game. Nintendo announced Paper Mario: Color Splash for the Wii U today. Mario is Nintendo’s biggest star, and any new game featuring the plumber is a big deal. The Mario franchise has sold over 210 million copies. This is the first Mario role-playing game to com … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 4 years ago

Paper Mario: Color Splash announced for Wii U in 2016

Nintendo just announced Paper Mario: Color Splash for Wii U.Due later this year, this latest turn-based Mario RPG sees our favourite plumber adventure through a Mushroom Kingdom comprised of paint. Unfortunately some catastrophe has stripped the land of its liquid layers of colou … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' new album is the market correction everyone needed

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are on track to sell roughly 50,000 copies of their new album This Unruly Mess I’ve Made, a total that seems unremarkable until you put it in the right context. Their first-week sales are being dwarfed by those of The 1975, the ambitious British pop band w … | Continue reading


@theverge.com | 4 years ago

Star Fox Zero comes out for Wii U on April 22 (with an extra game)

Good luck! In today’s Nintendo Direct, the company revealed that Star Fox Zero will come out for the Wii U on April 22. The physical version will also come with Star Fox: Guard, a tower-defense style game also for the Wii U. You can also download both games separately as digital … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 4 years ago

JPMorgan Unveils 'Juno' Project at Hyperledger Blockchain Meeting

JPMorgan has unveiled a blockchain project dubbed Juno, presented this week at a meeting of the Hyperledger Project. | Continue reading


@CoinDesk | 4 years ago

Star Fox Zero finally has a release date, and it's not alone

Wii U exclusive Star Fox Zero finally has a release date - 22nd April in the UK.In a surprise move, Nintendo also re-announced Project Guard, a Wii U tech demo designed by Shigeru Miyamoto which was shown off back at E3 two years ago.It's now called Star Fox: Guard and stars Slip … | Continue reading


@eurogamer.net | 4 years ago

Chris Sawyer Says 'RollerCoaster Tycoon 2' Will be Coming to iOS, Too

When RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 [$4.99] hit iOS a few months ago, most players were happy to see it but would almost immediately add "I wish RollerCoaster Tycoon 2 made it to iOS, too." Well, it seems all those players' wishes have been heard since Chris Sawyer is currently working o … | Continue reading


@toucharcade.com | 4 years ago

Able Health simplifies paperwork in the Obamacare era to get doctors paid faster

In the United States, doctors are dealing with a changing landscape. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, insurance companies are paying them for the quality of care rather than for the number of patients served. But to properly measure this requires hundreds of hours manually extr … | Continue reading


@venturebeat.com | 4 years ago