ArtPower presents 'ETM: Double Down' and
ArtPower presents 'ETM: Double Down' and other La Jolla briefs - ArtPower s dance series will present an ETM (electronic tap music) show at 8 p.m. on May 15 at the Mandell Weiss Theatre at UC San Diego. ETM: Double Down showcases traditional tap d... San Diego Community NewsArtPower presents 'ETM: Double Down' and other La Jolla briefs - ArtPower s dance series will present an ETM (electronic tap music) show at 8 p.m. on May 15 ...
Posted on 25 April 2019 | 3:58 pm
How tech founders are trying to disrupt —
How tech founders are trying to disrupt — and replicate — the Giving Pledge RecodeThe Giving Pledge is the brainchild of some of the most prominent elders of Silicon Valley — people like Bill Gates, Pierre Omidyar, and Larry Ellison — who ...
Posted on 22 April 2019 | 1:18 pm
Snap's New Guard: Meet the 26 new power
Snap's New Guard: Meet the 26 new power players who help CEO Evan Spiegel run Snap Inc. Business InsiderA string of executives departed Snap, Snapchat's parent company, in the last two years. Here is the new guard who have taken their place.
Posted on 22 April 2019 | 7:11 am
Burgers are just the beginning: Embracing
Burgers are just the beginning: Embracing the future of lab-grown everything Digital TrendsThis article is part of Troubleshooting Earth: a multi-part series that explores the bold, innovative, and potentially world-changing efforts to wield technology as a ...
Posted on 22 April 2019 | 1:00 am
What Sex.com Has to Do With Facebook and
What Sex.com Has to Do With Facebook and Uber BloombergThe yearslong battle over the domain was proof that even shady characters could help make good web policy.
Posted on 10 April 2019 | 12:00 am
These are the zodiac signs with the most
These are the zodiac signs with the most billionaires — and the least Business InsiderA new study analyzed the birthdate of each of the top 250 billionaires who featured on Forbes magazine's latest Billionaire List. Libra was the most common sign ...
Posted on 5 April 2019 | 12:00 am
The 20 Richest People in America 2019 -
The 20 Richest People in America 2019 Wealthy GorillaWho are the richest people in America? We've put together this list of the richest Americans in 2019, along with their current estimated net worth.
Posted on 30 March 2019 | 7:54 pm
Can Science Fiction save your company, and
Can Science Fiction save your company, and help it survive and succeed? FactorDailyIn late 2017 one of the world's largest management consulting companies, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) published an article, 'Using science fiction to ...
Posted on 23 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Westfield's Best Kept Secret: Mostly Music -
Westfield's Best Kept Secret: Mostly Music TAPinto.netThere is a well-kept secret in Westfield that's been around for almost 40 years. Westfield is home to the Mostly Music chamber music series. Five times a season, ...
Posted on 19 March 2019 | 12:00 am
7 sci-fi stories that imagine a better world
7 sci-fi stories that imagine a better world GristThe latest news about climate change got you in an existential spiral? Did you just finish all 322 pages of David Wallace-Wells' best-selling nightmare scenario ...
Posted on 15 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Google’s Larry Page Leveled ‘Veiled
Google’s Larry Page Leveled ‘Veiled Threat’ Over Control of Company BloombergGoogle co-founder Larry Page worried he would lose control of the company in 2011 and delivered what appeared to be a “veiled threat” to quit over the issue, ...
Posted on 13 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Beresheet selfie with Earth - The Planetary
Beresheet selfie with Earth The Planetary SocietyThis image from Beresheet was captured on 3 March 2019 from a distance of 37600 kilometers, with the spacecraft's inward-facing selfie camera, during the ...
Posted on 5 March 2019 | 2:54 pm
San Diego Comic Fest 2019 Celebrates the
San Diego Comic Fest 2019 Celebrates the Moon Landing and more! Comics BeatSan Diego Comic Fest, or as it calls itself, “The Friendly, Intimate Comic Convention Experience,” is just right around the corner. Comic Fest Chairman Matt ...
Posted on 4 March 2019 | 12:00 am
Digital Workplace 24: 24-hour online event
Digital Workplace 24: 24-hour online event showcases 40+ digital workplaces from leading brands PRUndergroundThe 24-hour, online event, Digital Workplace 24 takes place on February 26-27, 2019 with global brands such as Adobe, American Express, Avanade, GE, ...
Posted on 25 February 2019 | 12:00 am
New Arecibo Message: Astronomers ask kids to
New Arecibo Message: Astronomers ask kids to help them contact aliens Vox.comA science contest invites children and teens around the world to design Earth's next message to extraterrestrials.
Posted on 21 February 2019 | 12:00 am
As age-obsessed billionaires turn to
As age-obsessed billionaires turn to ‘vampire’ therapies, the FDA takes a stand Los Angeles TimesThere's nothing new about wanting to cheat death. What's different now is the combination of enormous wealth being focused on such endeavors and ...
Posted on 20 February 2019 | 12:00 am
Zi-Fi? It's science fiction from Israel -
Zi-Fi? It's science fiction from Israel San Diego Jewish WorldBy Dan Bloom. Dan Bloom. CHIAYI CITY, Taiwan — Israel is the quintessential science fiction nation, according to Sheldon Teitelbaum and Emanuel Lottem, ...
Posted on 24 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Lawsuit Claims Google Board Covered Up
Lawsuit Claims Google Board Covered Up Sexual Misconduct WIREDA shareholder lawsuit filed Thursday claims that Alphabet's board of directors, including Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Eric Schmidt, covered up sexual ...
Posted on 10 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Three myths about privacy in tech - American
Three myths about privacy in tech American Enterprise InstituteView related *content*: Technology and Innovation. Hanging out with thousands of economists may not be your idea of a good time, but the American Economic ...
Posted on 9 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Posted on 3 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Open Question: Books similar to "The
Hi all. I really love the arguments and warrants made by that book, however it is too outdated (1998) to use for the argument I want to make in Speech & Debate. He argues that government transparency is key to solving societal issues. Are there any similar and much newer publications I could seek out?
Posted on 20 June 2015 | 1:11 pm
Open Question: Can anyone give me a summary
For the past month i've been trying to read this book for school and i keep getting lost in the ended side plots and characters so can someone give me a summary of the book and a quick rundown of the characters thanks!
Posted on 30 April 2014 | 9:11 am
Resolved Question: What are David Brin's
Based on his critiques for Star Wars and Fantasy, he seems to have a lot of liberal tendencies. I know that he vows for transparency and is against actions of Neo Cons and Plutocracies.
Posted on 7 April 2014 | 5:07 am
Resolved Question: What do you think about
Noted science fiction author David Brin wrote an essay about the distinction between skeptics and deniers. It's here: www.davidbrin.com/climatechange2.html . Any thoughts?
Posted on 30 November 2012 | 5:01 pm
Resolved Question: Several years ago, I read
... A Bruce Willis film from 2009?
Am I watching an adaption of the book?
Posted on 23 May 2012 | 8:38 am