Author Archives: Adam

Amazon Now Does One-Hour Booze Delivery in Manhattan

Amazon is getting into the holiday spirit, adding booze to its one-hour delivery service in Manhattan. Until now it was only Seattle, the company’s hometown, which could imbibe within 60 minutes via Amazon. The company would not say Thursday if it was expanding that convenience elsewhere. The one-hour delivery costs $7.99, but it’s free to members of Amazon’s $99 annual ... Read More »

Game Companies Speed Up Development with Intel® Sample Code

All game developers from indie to lifetime professional will, at some point, benefit from code that someone else wrote. Whether it is to understand a new feature, fix a previously unsolvable problem, or saving time rather than writing it from the ground up, permissively licensed sample code is an invaluable tool. Intel provides a wealth of game sample code at ... Read More »

Lady Gaga is Billboard’s Woman of the Year

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.   You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience. Singer Lady Gaga has been named Billboard’s Woman of the Year at a recent event in New York. The singing sensation was introduced on stage by her mother Cynthia Germanotta, who recalled how the chart-topping singer learned ... Read More »

Papa, don’t preach: 4 ways to raise your child mindfully

Every child is wired differently with his or her own set of likes and dislikes, and parents are at a constant loss trying to figure out how to raise children mindfully. A portrait of the modern family is almost always marred by issues such as how to connect with your child and have effective communication, how to ensure that values ... Read More »

Crave giveaway: CES 2015 swag bounty, the sequel

Josh Miller/CNET Congratulations to Gustavo C. of Lyons, Ill., for winning part 1 of our CES 2015 giveaway last week. And heeere’s part 2… We have a pair of Quantum EL-01 in-ear headphones from Tonino Lamborghini, maker of the $6,000 ultrapremium 88 Tauri Android smartphone that got so much attention at the Las Vegas show. For the iPhone 6 in ... Read More »