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dead poet's society


Apple brilliantly waxes poetic in new iPad Air ad

An ad that launched during the NFL playoffs features poetry and humanity and words from "Dead Poet's Society." Instead of talking features, it asks "what is your verse?"

By January 12, 2014


How 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' came back from the dead

[Opinion] How do you revive a flatlining show? With some good, hard jolts. But did "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" give "Agents" the cure it really needs?

By May 9, 2014


Police: Man shot dead in row over texting in movie theater

A retired policeman in Florida is accused of shooting a man before an afternoon movie started because the man was texting and an argument ensued.

By January 13, 2014


Dead president has a Twitter account

The Massachusetts Historical Society has established a Twitter account to publish the bite-sized diary entries of John Quincy Adams, who died in 1848.

By August 4, 2009


Did we pronounce privacy dead this week?

Academics Jeff Jarvis and Danah Boyd, on stage at Supernova, can't pinpoint a solution to online privacy controversies, but agree misguided attempts to define privacy are part of the problem.

By July 30, 2010


Facebook doesn't see dead people

One of the more fascinating issues Facebook enjoys is that it doesn't know when its users aren't merely lapsed, but dead. How might it solve the problem?

By July 18, 2010


The Secret World goes free to play

That's right, you no longer need a subscription to save the world as part of a secret society.

By December 12, 2012


Philippe Starck and "design is dead"

Philippe Starck had an epiphany, after all these years: "Everything I have designed is absolutely unnecessary," the French star designer admitted in a recent interview with the German weekly DIE ZEIT.

By April 7, 2008


iPad globe-trots, gets symphonic in new Apple ads

The electronics giant continues its "Your Verse" campaign with two new TV ads.

By May 25, 2014


The day the wiretaps go dead

Privacy enhancing technologies are finally easy enough to use. Best of all, they threaten to dismantle the widespread surveillance net that the NSA and other agencies have deployed over the past few years.

By February 8, 2008