Utopia

Rock CD Review: John Powhida International Airport – “This phaser sounds divine”

By Jason M. Rubin Like his idol Todd Rundgren, John Powhida is a bit of a musical shapeshifter, evoking a wide range of styles but still with his unique and easily recognizable cachet. The John Powhida International Airport Cover This phaser looks divine. Photo: Hsin Chen Tsai Buy local! It’s a common refrain of small businesses during the holiday season. ...

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The urtopia electric bike is voice-activated and inspired by the möbius band

utopia without uropia car As automobiles, motorcycles and electric scooters become more and more mainstream, the familiar bicycle remains a serious competitor in the future of transportation. now the young global company urtopia presents a stylish electric bike that promotes technological advancements while prioritizing affordability. with its name taken from the combined “urban utopia”, the group clearly seeks to envision ...

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Zappos CEO resigns, one year after Tony Hsieh’s death

(Credit: DeeCee Carter / MediaPunch / IPX) DeeCee Carter / MediaPunch / MediaPunch / IPx Kedar Deshpande is stepping down as managing director of online shoe retailer Zappos, a year after replacing Tony Hsieh, the company’s executive who died last year. A company-wide email was sent Tuesday night from Deshpande announcing his resignation, according to three sources. Zappos and its ...

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park unveils new visitor center featuring acclaimed ‘Crown Fountain’ artist – his largest interior work to date

Click to enlarge Photo by Laura Medina “Utopia” by Jaume Plensa has been specially commissioned for the new visitor center in the gardens and sculpture park Frederik Meijer. Good things come in small packages, but in the case of a work soon to be unveiled by one of the most important living artists, the good things come in 19-foot-tall portraits ...

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Utopia and Uvalde groups need sponsors to honor veterans

Groups in Uvalde and Utopia are mobilizing community support to ensure that veterans buried in area cemeteries are commemorated and celebrated this holiday season. Each $ 15 donation, which covers a wreath, will help ensure that the approximately 600 veterans at Hillcrest Cemetery in Uvalde and many others buried in Utopia and Vanderpool cemeteries are recognized at the National Wreaths ...

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MANDOKI SOULMATES Celebrates Music + Members Receive Grammy Nominations For Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving 2021 was definitely a time of celebration for Mandoki Soulmates. As an example, two of the band members received Grammy nominations – Cory Henry for Album of the Year and Best Progressive R&B Album and Randy Brecker for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album. In addition to the fact that the group recently released a video for the song “The Torch” ...

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Our society is hysterical about sex work – but we have a duty to protect those who do

Stefano Leonardi / Millennium Images, UK Our society’s relationship to sex work is often characterized by dismayed hysteria and lascivious titillation. The media are mainly interested in stories of unthinkable violence and trauma, or those of privileged, highly modeled, and highly paid sex workers who lazily do half an hour of work once a month for a new handbag of ...

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Why are there so many kinds of phytoplankton?

Item body There is a long-standing conundrum in ecology called the plankton paradox. Famous by conservationist George Evelyn Hutchinson in 1961, The Paradox explores how strange it is that there are thousands of species of phytoplankton in the upper parts of the ocean. The first few feet of water is essentially a well-mixed soup, which means that all of these ...

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Marvel’s Wolverine became Silver Surfer after an Adamantium X-Men invention

Wolverine just became a different kind of Silver Surfer at Marvel, but not the kind that Galactus chose. And this one is … a little weird. WARNING: This article contains major spoilers for X-Force # 25, on sale now from Marvel Comics. Wolverine (aka the mutant Logan) has held many titles over the course of his extraordinarily long life. He’s ...

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Mediatek to present WiFi 7 at CES 2022, claims it will be faster than cable

Few people use WiFi 6, and even less WiFi 6E, but companies are already developing WiFi 7, with one utopia in mind: to get rid of the cable. We talk a lot about the 5G connection, but in the end it is a connection that we only use when we are away from home, and it is more decisive for ...

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