| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:55 AM
If you ever have occasion to travel to Columbus, Ohio, be sure to check-out a fabulous attraction.
This summer, a visit with family took us to the Buckeye State for a long weekend.
We spent a day at the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, a pretty amazing...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The final verse of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s 1974 hit single “Sweet Home Alabama” — “Muscle Shoals has got the Swampers / and they've been known to pick a song or two” — probably confused generations of pre-Wikipedia radio...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the world. In 2010, about 88% of their rural population was at poverty level after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck. Hundreds of thousands were killed and, as a result of the tragedy, people from all over the...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Your 6-year-old’s attention span seems to be getting shorter and shorter. Can you help with specific exercises or activities?
Parents panel advice:
“Have a quick chat with the teacher to see if your kid’s attention span is atypical...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? We analyzed this weekend's new movies across Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Google (the...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
County officials are celebrating Broward's 100th birthday on Oct. 1, 2015. But is that the correct date?
Do an online search and you may find sites, including the typically reliable Wikipedia, that list the date of Broward's incorporation as April 30,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Each week Variety publishes ListenFirst Digital Audience Ratings (DAR), a measurement of fan engagement across all the major digital platforms as it relates to TV shows (see the film version here). Provided by ListenFirst Media, DAR measures what...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 5:04 PM
EBay's mobile payment unit said it will soon enable merchants to accept payments in bitcoins, making it the latest mainstream company to embrace the upstart digital currency.
Bill Ready, chief executive of EBay's Braintree unit, said at the TechCrunch...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Each week Variety publishes ListenFirst Digital Audience Ratings (DAR), a measurement of fan engagement across all the major digital platforms as it relates to film (see the TV version here). Provided by ListenFirst Media, DAR measures what...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Ahmed Gallab, who records and performs as Sinkane, has a biography that reads like the plot of a globe-trotting political thriller.
The musician was born in London, where his father was stationed working for the Sudanese embassy, and lived there until...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Best-selling authors Veronica Roth and Garth Nix must be doing something right. Both are internationally recognized for their young adult fantasy novels — Roth's first book, "Divergent," sold more than 20 million copies and was made into a hit movie...