By: John Stevens | 2012-01-28 | News and society 2011 was a big year for cinema. If the year of 2010 welcomed 3D's return to the big screen, the year of 2011 was all about Ryan Gosling ("Drive," "The Ides of March," "Crazy, Stupid, Love") and book sequels (“Twilight” and “Harry Potter”). So with Twilight and Harry Potter taking the box offices by storm in 2011, what are the most anticipated movies released in 2012.
By: Eric Giguere | 2011-01-26 | Fiction Never Judge the book by its cover, and never judge a book just by its title either. As O — a anonymously novel about Obama's 2012 re-election campaign hit the record of selling copies, we may see that a very simple title would really mean a lot. read more
By: rkraviknl04 | 2012-03-31 | Movies Technological advancement, economic development, population increase - are they signs of a thriving society? Or too much of a good thing? Based on the best-selling book A Short History of Progress, this provocative documentary explores the concept of progress in our modern world, guiding us through a sweeping but detailed survey of the major "progress traps" facing our civilization in the arenas o read more
By: CJ Ng | 2010-04-04 | International studies This could be the worst of times, or it could well be the best of times. Whatever they are, we are definitely living in interesting, if not tumultuous times. China, the fasted growing large economy for the past 20 years now face possible recession, with growth rates decreasing from Q3 2008 right till a possible Q2 2009. Factories are closing and many people are being laid off. Those being laid off include shop floor workers as well as senior management. read more
By: Casper Victor | 2012-02-23 | Cars Vw - the legendary car maker of Germany has taken the world's beloved Beetle a step ahead with the launch of its brand new Volkswagen Beetle 2012 in Phoenix. Elegant curves, that have usually been the Bug's identification, or its Unique selling position, are kept while giving it certain 21st century sleekness along with touches of technical improvement. read more
By: Dr. Rita Louise | 2011-01-10 | Culture The thought of the year 2012 brings to the minds of many images of gloom and doom, death and destruction, and the potential reemergence of mankind from its ashes. In the last few years there have been countless books, movies and television specials discussing what the authors believe will happen on December 21, 2012. After investigating all of the available evidence, I have come to my own conclusion as to what will happen on that highly anticipated date. read more
By: Roberto Sedycias | 2010-11-30 | Laptops If you are searching for a brand new laptop, you need not look any further, as the laptops that are selling best these days are ones that are sleek and filled with a variety of helpful features. read more
By: SAPerillo | 2012-03-26 | Credit Cards Credit card offers are a dime a dozen, but so many of them are just a waste of ink or pixels. If you're looking for a new credit card, then you want to find the sweetest signup offer that you can. read more
By: Susan Zummo | 2010-05-19 | Self Improvement 2012- The popular number we heard now. It’s the time of transformative change. 12.21.2012 are numbers fueling movies, books, workshops, web sites, blogs, videos and articles just like these. These numbers indicate to what that date will mean both personally and globally. What do they mean for us?