few minutes

few minutes

Watch this: Guy Pearce in the first four minutes of 'Lockout'

'Breaking Bad' reinterpreted as a retro RPG

www.theverge.com
Tired of waiting for the final season of Breaking Bad? We have something to help the months go by a little faster, or at least entertain you for the next few minutes. CollegeHumor has taken the first four seasons of the show and created a video interpretation of what...
'Breaking Bad' reinterpreted as a retro RPG

Pirate Bay Finds Safe Haven in Iceland, Switches to .IS Domain

torrentfreak.com
It has been a busy month for The Pirate Bay’s IT department thus far, with the site skipping from domain to domain. Two weeks ago the notorious BitTorrent site traded in its .SE domain for the Greenland-based .GL TLD. The Pirate Bay took this decision because they feared that Swedish...
Pirate Bay Finds Safe Haven in Iceland, Switches to .IS Domain

Video game-inspired restaurant lets you eat brains and drink vaccines

thenextweb.com
Continuing the gamer geek theme from my post about the Nintendo belt buckle, it seems that Capcom has raised the bar. The Japanese video game company has launched the Capcom Bar in Tokyo, including gaming-inspired food and gaming kiosks…in case you have a few minutes to spare between courses. On...
Video game-inspired restaurant lets you eat brains and drink vaccines

The Biggest Mistake People Make On Twitter

www.businessinsider.com
Note: This post was originally published on Inc and has been reprinted here with permission. If you’re just using Twitter to lurk, you can stop reading now: This advice does not pertain to you. But if you intend to use Twitter for any sort of marketing, whether for yourself...
The Biggest Mistake People Make On Twitter
Twitter's down ... and it has cost the economy $1 billion already?

CTIA 2012: a look back at our favorite devices

www.engadget.com
CTIA 2012 is wrapping up and we thought we'd spend a few minutes reminiscing about some of the more interesting devices we had a chance to see for the first time or that were launched here. Unfortunately for us -- and thereby for you, too -- the show lacked...
CTIA 2012: a look back at our favorite devices

'The Buddhist' video game knows there's more to life than collecting coins, saving princesses

www.engadget.com
This was certainly one of the more mysterious exhibits at today's ITP Winter Show at NYU. In fact, when we asked its co-creator Bona Kim what it was all about, she wouldn't tell us how to play her game, The Buddhist. That's not really the point, she insisted. Instead,...
'The Buddhist' video game knows there's more to life than collecting coins, saving princesses

Peter Thiel On His 'Super-Futuristic' Investments And The Chess Strategy Founders Should Know [TCTV]

techcrunch.com
Peter Thiel, the tech industry magnate known among other things for co-founding PayPal and investing very early in Facebook, took home the VC of the Year award at the 6th annual Crunchies this week for his individual investments and his work with Founders Fund, the San Francisco venture capital...
Peter Thiel On His 'Super-Futuristic' Investments And The Chess Strategy Founders Should Know [TCTV]

How To: Create a trial run with virtualization on your existing setup

thenextweb.com
This post is sponsored by VMware. Learn about VMware virtualization and cloud solutions for small & mid-size business visit info.vmware.com This article is available in other languages: Even if you aren’t quite ready to load replace your trusty Windows Server with ESXi just yet, you can try it out...
How To: Create a trial run with virtualization on your existing setup

Sprint Nexus S 4G and Galaxy Nexus Get Android 4.1, Jelly Bean Update... Verizon?

9to5google.com
Sprint announced today that its two Samsung Google phones, the Galaxy Nexus and the Galaxy S, would be receiving rolling Butter-rific Jelly Bean updates.   Your play Verizon. Presser down south… Nexus S 4G and Galaxy Nexus Get Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, Update Nexus S™ 4G and Galaxy Nexus are the first two...
Sprint Nexus S 4G and Galaxy Nexus Get Android 4.1, Jelly Bean Update... Verizon?

How to stay sane as an entrepreneur

thenextweb.com
A friend who studied entrepreneurship recently started his own company. After being on the sidelines and writing about entrepreneurs for years he decided to leave the academic world and venture out on his own. Two weeks ago we were having dinner and he asked me a simple question: how do...
How to stay sane as an entrepreneur

I Spent A Week In Spain And Almost No One Was Using An iPhone (GOOG, AAPL)

www.businessinsider.com
I just got back from a 10-day vacation in Spain. I got to visit Barcelona, Valencia, and Madrid. It was a lot of fun! But when I wasn't stuffing my face with paella and pork products, I took some time to check out what kind of gadgets people were using....
I Spent A Week In Spain And Almost No One Was Using An iPhone (GOOG, AAPL)

Insert Coin: cookoo is the watch for geeks who want to keep it subtle (video)

www.engadget.com
In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit production. If you'd like to pitch a project, please send us a tip with "Insert Coin" as the subject line. This is the cookoo, a smart timepiece created by former Microsoft...
Insert Coin: cookoo is the watch for geeks who want to keep it subtle (video)

On Its Way to Going Private, Dell Beats Street's Expectations

allthingsd.com
In what may — or may not — turn out to be its final earnings report as a publicly held company, computing giant Dell just reported profits that beat the expectations of analysts. Dell reported earnings of 40 cents per share on sales of $14.3 billion, better than the consensus...
On Its Way to Going Private, Dell Beats Street's Expectations
Wall Street responds: Google up slightly in after-hours trading after earnings and stock split announcements
Under Amazon's Wing, Goodreads Plans Closer Integration While Retaining Its Indy Status

Social Data: Gigya Launches User Management Platform To Put Marketers In The Driver's Seat

techcrunch.com
Businesses understand the importance of implementing a social strategy in the Facebook Era — and not just because it’s cool, but because it can have a real effect on user engagement. Just ask Salesforce, which recently acquired Buddy Media for $643 million or Oracle, who followed suit by snatching up...
Social Data: Gigya Launches User Management Platform To Put Marketers In The Driver's Seat
From Idea To Development, A Few Hours In At The TechCrunch Disrupt NY Hackathon
Microsoft's chief patent counsel Bart Eppenauer: 'We believe our patent laws have served the country very well.'

Predicting The 180

parislemon.com
Predicting The 180: Yours truly in my iPhone 5 review on September 18: Reading the press coverage since the unveiling, you may have heard that the iPhone 5 is disappointing, or boring. Those people, quite frankly, are fools. They either haven't actually used the device, or only played with it...
Predicting The 180

Historical rewind: This video of the building of the Golden Gate Bridge will blow your mind

thenextweb.com
It’s a holiday here in the States, so if you are online, the chances are that you’re taking a break from a BBQ-centered orgy of consumption. Allow TNW to entertain you for a few minutes, with the great story of the building of the Golden Gate Bridge. The Atlantic found...
Historical rewind: This video of the building of the Golden Gate Bridge will blow your mind

Approxy promises instant gaming gratification with "cloudpaging" tech

arstechnica.com
Imagine a gaming service similar to Steam, where instead of having to wait a few hours for the game to download, you could get started in just a few minutes. Or imagine a gaming service like OnLive, but where you could play even if your Internet was down, with...
Approxy promises instant gaming gratification with "cloudpaging" tech

Marissa Mayer and the Art of the Earnings Call

pandodaily.com
Conference calls discussing corporate earnings are often like political debates: An hour or so of jargon as dry as dirt. But much like the this year’s presidential debates, Yahoo’s earnings call Monday promised to be worth tuning into, if for no other reason that this was Marissa Mayer’s first and...
Marissa Mayer and the Art of the Earnings Call

After 3 Years Of A Crummy Checkin Experience, Foursquare Is Working On A Speedier Solution

www.businessinsider.com
This week we met with Foursquare's Head of Product, Alex Rainert.  We mostly asked questions about the company's incredibly social founder, Dennis Crowley, with whom Rainert founded Dodgeball in 2005.  But we couldn't help ourselves from asking a few questions about the company."Where the heck is the auto-checkin?" we...
After 3 Years Of A Crummy Checkin Experience, Foursquare Is Working On A Speedier Solution
Sprint wins, first carrier to roll out Jelly Bean 4.1.1 to Samsung Galaxy S III

WP Engine Gunning for the WordPress Market by Targeting Developers

pandodaily.com
When I was in Austin earlier this year, there was one company people kept pushing me to meet with: WP Engine. The company provides a one-stop shop for all WordPress hosting needs, with the goal of simplifying the lives of WordPress developers and users. Today, the company is taking a...
WP Engine Gunning for the WordPress Market by Targeting Developers

Perhaps We Should Hold Apple And Other U.S. Companies Responsible For Foxconn’s Crimes

techcrunch.com
Buried in a Reuters report on Foxconn, a division of Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry, is a description of an attack on a journalist visiting a Foxconn factory in China while chasing down a lead on an Apple product. The journalist was taking pictures of the factory from a public...
Perhaps We Should Hold Apple And Other U.S. Companies Responsible For Foxconn’s Crimes
Review: Lytro Lightfield Camera
Myspace previews its ground-up redesign, will send out invites to the new service 'very soon'
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?