August 17, 2018

Rod Stewart’s antiques

Rock star Rod Stewart having a clear out with the help of an Essex auction house By Tom Derbyshire From Antiques Trade Gazette ‘We are selling… we are sellll-iiing…’ as Rod Stewart nearly sang. We all need a good clear-out now and again, even rock stars. Stewart has asked a local auction firm to help […]

Exploring more of the Impossible Library in Tianjin

By Trey Ratcliff From Stuck In Customs DAILY PHOTO – EXPLORING MORE OF THE IMPOSSIBLE LIBRARY IN TIANJIN This is the second photo I’ve published from this amazing place. Tianjin has lots of other great locations too, but I was a bit fixated on this one for obvious reasons. I forgot this lady’s name, but […]

Disney will launch its streaming service without its biggest brands fully on board

By Andy Meek From BGR Disney is serious about establishing itself in the streaming video space. Unfortunately, the long-anticipated streaming service it launches next year is going to have a bit of a slow start, given that many titles from some of Disney’s biggest brands — well, don’t bother looking for them on the service, […]

Taylor Swift named in plane crash investigation as pilot ‘wrote her letters’ and listed her as next of kin

By Zaina Alibhai From metro.co .uk A private pilot who died after crashing his plane in Nashville had written letters to Taylor Swift after developing an infatuation with the star. Canadian Michael Callon had attempted to land his small aircraft in dense fog at Nashville Airport before the fatal accident in October 2013. The 45-year-old […]

Inside SF’s multi-million-dollar condos

Inside the multi-million-dollar condos of San Francisco’s newly-opened $850 million residential tower — the first one just sold for $15 million By Katie Canales From Business Insider The newest member of San Francisco’s iconic skyline is officially open for use. The new tower opened in May and is notable because it houses one commercial tenant, […]

Miss Cayman 2018 is Caitlin Tyson

24 year old Miss Kirk Freeport Caitlin Tyson, daughter of TV personality Catherine Tyson, was crowned  Miss Cayman at The Westin Resort and Spa last Saturday (11). Ms. Tyson will  compete at the Miss Universe pageant on 17th December 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. She received a $70,000 scholarship from the Ministry of Tourism. She has a […]

Videoship to showcase Media Beach Global News Exchange at Public Media Alliance and Caribbean Broadcast Union Annual General Assembly

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Aug. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VideoShip Enterprise Ltd., a global leader in advanced workflow and Content Distribution Network (CDN) services for the broadcast, film and cable industries, is showcasing their Media Beach Global News Exchange technology at the Public Media Alliance (PMA) Global Conference and the Caribbean Broadcast Union (CBU) 49th Annual […]

The Bachelor Dining System

Steven M. Johnson’s Bizarre Invention #59: The Bachelor Dining System By STEVEN JOHNSON From Core77 The lazy Batchelor Dining System combines into a single unit. A metal dining table, dishes, mats, disposal and dishwasher. After a meal, placemats are removed and magnetised dishes and dibberware are washed when the table is tipped vertically. STEVEN JOHNSON […]

Jamaica’s Independence celebration for September in Philly

From NAN News Americas, Philadelphia, PA, Friday, August 10, 2018: Jamaica’s 56thanniversary of independence celebration will extend into September in Philadelphia. Non-profit organization, Team Jamaica Bickle, which caters to hundreds of students, athletes and coaches from Jamaica and the Caribbean at the annual Penn Relays annually, will celebrate the anniversary with an awards dinner on […]

Hong Kong pop star Ellen Joyce Loo, 32, dies in fall from her Happy Valley flat

By Jeffie Lam From South China Morning Post Singer Ellen Joyce Loo was found dead outside her Happy Valley residence yesterday. She was 32. Police received a report of a person falling from a building on Sing Woo Road at about 9.50am, and a police source confirmed it was Loo. Initial investigations revealed there were […]