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Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83

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Burger King franchisee owner gives $120K in bonuses after winning 'Franchisee of the Year'

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The prize was a Corvette and a Rolex, which he sold and distributed the proceeds to employees. Now that’s a boss.

The Great SIM Heist: How Spies Stole the Keys to the Encryption Castle

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Five key questions remain as Ottawa presses ahead with anti-terrorism bill

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It’s a vague and dangerous bill.

Listen To All The Stuff MP3 Compression Leaves Out

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We Can't All Live in Interesting Times

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Jonathan Ive and the Future of Apple

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via everyone

All Parents Are Cowards

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How One Stupid Tweet Blew Up Justine Sacco’s Life

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Apple Is Working on a Car

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Now that’s a headline!

More released Snowden docs reveal Canada has been doing Deep Packet Inspection on a global scale

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The Cause of Addiction is Loneliness, Not Drugs

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Side note: from now on when I get to an annoyingly-written headline (this article’s is “The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think”), I am going to re-write it here. Anyway, beautiful article. (via)

For too long, we have talked exclusively about individual recovery from addiction. We need now to talk about social recovery — how we all recover, together, from the sickness of isolation that is sinking on us like a thick fog.

Toronto's shrinking condos: Built for families, perfect for roommates or couples without kids

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Adam Vaughan’s quest for family residences in the core isn’t going so well.

“I don’t think we’re achieving three-bedroom units. I think we’re achieving units where people are crammed in just because a design that should be a two-bedroom unit is being made into a three-bedroom unit.”

I like the idea of more mid-rise buildings along the avenues; a lot of our arterials on the fringes of the core seem underused. But it seems hard to get developers to build them.

My Week of Dangerous Self-Indulgence

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“I am a woman who routinely falls asleep with a face full of makeup, loudly digesting a hoagie and rousing my emotionally diseased lovers with my bourbon snores.”

Why I fought a pregnant lady to steal a frog

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thanks, y

"If we look at casual games in 2015 what's out there is mostly crap"

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“The free-to-play ship is sinking.” Let’s hope.

The Next Episode: Apple’s plans for Beats-based music service revealed

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HOW TO LOSE WEIGHT IN 4 EASY STEPS

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Oscar Voters: 94% White, 76% Men, and an Average of 63 Years Old

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Just a reminder about the Oscars. They suck.