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Hyundai’s bringing Apple’s CarPlay to some new Sonata models

16. April 2014

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It’s becoming a trend to see more and more companies integrate their products with Apple’s CarPlay, whether it be car manufacturers or makers of in-dash systems. The latest to join the movement is Hyundai, announcing that navigation-equipped 2015… Engadget RSS Feed

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De Blasio Releases Tax Returns; Paid Effective 8.3% Rate

16. April 2014

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Mayor Bill de Blasio is the first New York City mayor to release his tax returns in 12 years, according to the WSJ. de Blasio earned $ 165,000 as public advocate last year and brought in an additional $ 52,000 in rent on a second home he owns in Park Slope, according to his 2013 more »

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Mt. Gox faces liquidation as recovery plans scrapped

16. April 2014

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A Japanese court-appointed administrator is now in control of Mt. Gox following an unsuccessful attempt to save the business. The Bitcoin exchange filed for bankruptcy in February after losing 850,000 Bitcoins, though it later found around a quarter… Engadget RSS Feed

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Sean Combs to speak at Howard U. commencement

16. April 2014

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Entertainer and entrepreneur Sean Combs will deliver Howard University’s commencement speech this year in Washington. The Daily Star >> Live News

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U.N. says not right moment for peacekeepers in Ukraine: paper

16. April 2014

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It is not the right moment for any United Nations peacekeeping troops to be sent to Ukraine, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was quoted as saying on Tuesday. The Daily Star >> Live News

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Guest Post: The Slow Death Of The Old Global Order

15. April 2014

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Submitted by Robert Merry via The National Interest, In the spring of 2012, The National Interest produced a special issue under the rubric of “The Crisis of the Old Order: The Crumbling Status Quo at Home and Abroad.” The thesis was that the old era of relative global stability, forged through the crucibles of the more »

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Ukraine To Issue “Military” Bonds To “Increase Combat Readiness Of Armed Forces”

15. April 2014

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When it comes to funding itself, US guarantee or no US guarantee, troubled Ukraine which by most accounts is on the verge if not already embroiled in a civil war, appears unable to gain much traction. Some headlines from today confirming this: UKRAINE FAILS TO SELL 3-MONTH USD NOTES AT AUCTION UKRAINE FAILS TO SELL more »

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Criterion Collection streaming library to remain a Hulu exclusive

15. April 2014

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The Criterion Collection became a part of Hulu’s lineup back in 2011, quickly turning into an essential feature within the company’s premium video streaming service, Hulu Plus. Today, Hulu announced it has reached yet another multi-year deal with… Engadget RSS Feed

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Roku 3 update lets you search for movies and more with a smartphone

15. April 2014

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Roku baked its comprehensive search feature into its mobile apps last month, but only folks who used it with the firm’s HDMI Streaming Stick have been able to enjoy life without wielding a remote to hunt and peck for letters. Starting today, however,… Engadget RSS Feed

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Syria rebels get US-made missiles: source

15. April 2014

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Syrian rebels fighting to topple President Bashar al-Assad for the first time received at least 20 US-made TOW anti-tank missiles from a “Western source,” a rebel official told AFP Tuesday. The Daily Star >> Live News

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