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The cloud’s silver lining

February 11, 2012 – 4:35 pm |
Air Force One

[media-credit name=”Tim Hacker/ Tribune” align=”alignleft” width=”290″][/media-credit]In the tech world, one of the most popular and fastest developing trends is cloud computing, and Intel is set on creating the industry standard. Essentially, cloud computing eliminates much …

Safe House — Unsafe at many speeds

February 10, 2012 – 1:00 am |
Ryan Reynolds

[media-credit name=”© 2012 Universal Studios” align=”alignleft” width=”202″][/media-credit]There is not much in the movie Safe House that takes place in a house, nor is it ever safe in any way, but it is a gritty, brutal …

Hey Verne, it’s Journey 2: The Mysterious Island

February 10, 2012 – 1:00 am |

[media-credit name=”© 2012 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. ” align=”alignleft” width=”202″][/media-credit]I love great adventure books and movies, and as a kid on Saturday mornings I reveled in the spectacle of watching Journey to the Center of …

Phoenix is an island

February 9, 2012 – 9:34 am |
Gilligan's Island (Warner Bros.)

Phoenix is an island. And that’s not a good thing. Sure, we have palm trees and lots of dirt that could be confused with sandy beaches, but instead of being surrounded by ocean, Phoenix is surrounded by cooler temperatures. During the day, the city is hot regardless. However, the difference comes at night when the heat energy simply cannot dissipate from the city. In most studies, cities on the outskirts of Phoenix tend to be around 10 degrees cooler at night. Yes, Phoenix is a heat island, and every single one of us is stranded on it.

Dragon Age: Redemption slays your heart on Valentine’s Day

February 7, 2012 – 4:21 pm |

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than to watch Felicia Day do some medieval butt-kicking? The official DVD release for the video game based web series Dragon Age: Redemption has been slated for Feb. 14.