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16 min ago | KMIZ

Is this Apple's new iWatch?

Apple was granted a patent for a smartwatch Tuesday, lending credence to rumors that the company will unveil a new "iWatch" this fall.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Bluetooth

4 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

HTC Android Wear smartwatch teased in official video

The first HTC Android Wear smartwatch has been teased in an official video released by the company.


7 hrs ago |

Sofisti to Head Gucci Watches & Jewelry

Luxury retail giant Kering restructured its jewelry and watch division and appointed Sowind Group's CEO, Michele Sofisti, to the role of CEO of Gucci watches and jewelry beginning October 1. Kering will appoint a new CEO for Sowind Group in the coming months.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Dream Casting Harry Potter's Next Generation

With Rita Skeeter's juicy update on the Potter world making the rounds recently, we got to thinking: if the HP wizards ever decide to make a next gen sequel, who could play the kids of our favorite magical gang? Hey, a little wishful thinking never hurt anyone! James Sirius Potter Harry and Ginny's eldest takes after the Marauders.


Related Topix: Harry Potter, Vocal, Teen Wolf, Entertainment, Television, Maleficent, Brenton Thwaites

Bangkok Post

Rock -

One of the best new bands I came across during my recent trip to the UK was the eight-member, London-based outfit, Ibibio Sound Machine.


Related Topix: Williams, Classical, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Love Me Tender, Western, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Elvis, Rock-N-Roll


Futuristic watch beams time onto your hand

In the 2011 movie "In Time," the amount of time people had left to live was displayed digitally on their arms.


Re: Swiss Army Watches: They're Getting Better

Detailed discussion of Swiss Army Watches over at WuS. I've actually been quite impressed with some of them, especially their newer mechanical line.


Galloway Today

Silver Band given Wickerman slot

Friday sees the 2014 Wickerman Festival kick-off near Dundrennan and one of the final acts to be announced is none other than our very own Creetown Silver Band.


Related Topix: Dumfries and Galloway County, Scotland, Indie, Shed Seven, British Sea Power, Pop/Rock,

The Columbus Dispatch

Google's G Watch innovative but not ready to wear

The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper.


Related Topix: Google, Startups

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Wireless Design & Development

Future Electronics May Depend on Lasers, Not Quartz

Nearly all electronics require devices called oscillators that create precise frequencies-frequencies used to keep time in wristwatches or to transmit reliable signals to radios.


Related Topix: Physics, Science, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Journal and Courier

South Park heads on down to HuluSouth Park heads on down to...

Cutting the Cord: South Park heads on down to Hulu If you want to stream your way to South Park, online video service Hulu is your ticket Check out this story on Last week, Hulu announced that it had signed a multiyear deal to be the streaming home for Comedy Central's animated series.


Related Topix: Animated TV, South Park, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards


Forget the Boy: Watching Patricia Arquette Age in Boyhood Is Astounding

With a just a few alterations, Richard Linklater's Boyhood could just as easily have been called Motherhood.


Related Topix: Motherhood, Family, Kids, Parenting


Watch A Supercut Of The Many Times 'Houston, We Have A Problem' Has Popped Up In Movies

July 20 marks the 45th anniversary of the moon landing , you know, if you believe it really happened .


Related Topix: Apollo 13, Drama Movies, History Movies, Adventure, Neil Armstrong, Celebrities, Tom Hanks, California, Los Angeles, CA

USA Today

What's hot: Step up to the latest fitness trackers

If you've been following Tech Now, you already know all about the current crop of fitness trackers, from Jawbone UP to Shine.


Related Topix: iPhone

Southland Times

Beauty turns back the clock

While the decade did include the odd beauty blunder there are a few key looks that are making a stylish comeback.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Madonna

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Houston Press


Where else in Houston could you see Valient Thorr, eat a near-orgasmic cheeseburger , watch the Rockets on the tube and play a game of drunkenly dangerous darts all in the same night? Rudyard's, that's where! Located just off Waugh in the Montrose and amidst town homes and sketchy backstreets, its charm isn't manufactured or pre-packaged like all ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, South Houston, TX

Hillsborough Balloon Festival and Fair launches this weekend

And then there's the basket. Most are woven with wicker, a lightweight and flexible but strong material, and have a plywood floor.


West Australian

Switzerland's Swatch 'to open stores in India'

Swatch has applied to set up stores in India, a report said Saturday, as the Swiss-based watchmaker moves to tap a growing and increasingly accessory-conscious consumer class.


Related Topix: Big Box Retailers

from the parrot's beak: gross out edition

The baby parrot is being fed up to nine times a day in a Tupperware tub. It will be some time until it develops feathers that they can send away for DNA analysis in order to determine the sex.


Skegness Standard

Suspended prison terms handed down by magistrates

A Skegness man, who twice stole from supermarkets, was in breach of a conditional discharge and a community order, a court has been told.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England