If it isn't money and it isn't fame and it isn't sex... then what... God?
— James Riordan, 2000
Augmented reality is becoming a reality. Defined as a direct or indirect view of the world whose elements are augmented (or supplemented) by computer-generated sensory input, Augmented Reality (AR) employs sound, video, graphics or GPS data to change the view through special glasses. It is related to a more general concept
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine troops on Sunday were battling a final group of about 30 pro-Islamic State group militants who were surrounded in one building with all their hostages gone as a nearly five-month siege neared its end in southern Marawi city, a military official said. Army Col. Romeo
You would think that anything that’s been around for over eight thousand years would’ve been discovered by now. Not so, as divers off the coast of Egypt, near the bay of Aboukir, recently discovered the lost city of Heracleion which dates back to the 6th century B.C. The underwater find includes grand
This might sound naïve to those in the know, but who the heck is still snorting cocaine? I remember when I moved to L.A. in 1978. I was writing for some of the major rock magazines at the time and hanging with lots of people in the music business. More
Iran Foreign Minister Expects Nuclear Deal to be Scrapped : A Well Thought Out Scream by James Riordan
Mohammad Javad Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister, has said he believes the United States will abandon the international agreement that restricts his country’s nuclear program. He also said that he hoped Europe would keep the agreement in place. United States President Donald Trump, who has been a strong critic of the pact, is scheduled
In high stakes poker the best players are always the ones with the icy veins and glazed eyes. Try as you might, you can’t figure out whether they got a Royal Flush or a pair of twos. They’ve master the poker face – the art of being unreadable. This does
The above photograph says it all. At first it seems cute. There are few things out there as cute as a seahorse. Then you realize that what the little thing is holding onto is a pink plastic cotton swab often called a Q-tip after the original manufacturer’s product name. You know
I know what you’re thinking when you see these weather maps with four huge hurricanes swirling around — what happens if they collide? Of course, if you live in the path of one of these monsters, that thought practically paralyzes you with fear. For those of us who have no
Are Hurricanes Becoming More Destructive Due to Global Warming : A Well Thought Out Scream by James Riordan
Those of us who have been around awhile have noticed that hurricanes seem to be getting worse and worse. They were always a horrific threat to people who leave on the southeastern coast, but the apocalyptic destruction of storms like Katrina, Ivan and Harvey were pretty much unheard of in
They say that the older you get, the more fond you become of ears gone past. Maybe that’s true. I know I have been thinking a lot lately about the 60s especially in regard to the art of the era having a strong influence on the young people of the time.