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|GOOGLE LOGO »|
Here are the other new Google logo options the company considered
Our own Owen Williams went digging in the image assets on Google’s design site and discovered some of the alternatives it considered during its highly-trumpeted logo redesign: The new Google logos that could have been… It’s clear that the designers were open to being a lot more radical than..The Next Web 16 hours ago
Ireland Baldwin Shares Sizzlingly Sexy Photos, Goes Topless On Instagram
Ireland Baldwin went topless in a new photo that she posted to her Instagram. Thanks to a bumble bee emoji, her topless pose in Big Sur, California managed to bypass Instagram’s censorship. In the photo, Baldwin is shown taking off her wetsuit by the beach and covered her nipples with an emoji. Big..WebProNews 3 hours ago
|JAMES BOND »|
Daniel Craig thinks James Bond should treat women like people
James Bond fans went into a state of panic when the blonde-ish Daniel Craig was first cast as the playboy and international spy, way back in 2005. But hair color was only the start of Bond's 21st century evolutionMashable 17 hours ago
The actor recently sat down with Esquire to discuss the next Bond film,..
7 movies you have to see at this year's London Film Festival
LONDON — The London Film Festival returns to the capital next month, featuring 238 fiction and documentary features — including 16 world premieres and 40 European premieres.Mashable 16 hours ago
In addition to the usual screenings at cinemas across the city, there's a packed schedule of Q&As and talks..
|Los Angeles named U.S. candidate for 2024 Olympics|
LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Olympic Committee on Tuesday named Los Angeles as its candidate for the 2024 Games, replacing Boston's soured bid and marking a comeback for L.A.'s dream of becoming a three-time Olympic host.Mashable 9 hours ago
The announcement by USOC CEO Scott Blackmun came under a summer sun at..
|KIDS AND COUNTING / JOSH DUGGAR »|
|Josh Duggar: Is Former ’19 Kids and Counting’ Star Really at Christian Treatment Facility? Some Say No|
Josh Duggar reportedly entered a Christian rehab facility in Rockford, Illinois–called Reformers Unanimous–last week, but some people at the facility say he isn’t there. The former 19 Kids and Counting star is supposed to be receiving treatment for a pornography addiction and other sex..WebProNews 8 hours ago
|KERMIT THE FROG »|
|Kermit the Frog's new girlfriend Denise is killing our souls|
Meet Kermit the Frog's new girlfriend, DeniseMashable 11 hours ago
Presenting Denise: Kermit the Frog's new pig pal.
Image: ABC/Andrea McCallin
As first hinted in the early trailers and sneak peeks at ABC's upcoming comedy, The Muppets, she's the one whose filling the pig-sized hole in..
|GAME OF THRONES »|
|Who's dead on 'Game of Thrones' but alive in the books, and vice versa? A handy guide|
*(Warning: Spoilers for Game of Thrones and A Song of Ice and Fire follow, obviously.)*Mashable 12 hours ago
For five seasons, Game of Thrones viewers who had also read George R. R. Martin's epic Song of Ice and Fire saga were sitting pretty
As the Unsullied gasped in horror and delight at plot..