Blondey McCoy Hosts “The Loved One” Art Exhibit in LA

Blondey McCoy Hosts “The Loved One” Art Exhibit in LA

Former Palace skater, Blondey McCoy has opened a new exhibition “The Loved One” in Los Angeles with celebrated photographer Alasdair McLellan. McLellan photographed McCoy at LA’s iconic Griffith Park Observatory, standing in front of a sculpture of what looks like a crucified corpse. The spectacle in the background is, in fact, an uncannily lifelike sculpture, made by…

Blockchain in Dire Need of Daily Affirmation Following 51 Percent Attack

Blockchain in Dire Need of Daily Affirmation Following 51 Percent Attack

{{ articles[0].views | formatCount}} Views Join the DZone community and get the full member experience. Join For Free Back in January, hackers pulled off the once unthinkable: They gained control of more than 50 percent of Ethereum Classic’s blockchain network, proving that with enough computing power, blockchain can (and decidedly will) get hacked. Sadly, Blockchain…

10 cool gadgets and everyday products on sale this weekend

10 cool gadgets and everyday products on sale this weekend

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. These items will come in handy — get them while they’re on sale.Image: keysmart / mashable composite  By TEAM COMMERCEMashable Deals2019-05-19 09:00:00 UTC Four things are necessary for your survival on this here Earth: food, water, oxygen, and…

The best Alexa commands for exercise, better sleep and stress relief – CNET

The best Alexa commands for exercise, better sleep and stress relief – CNET

Like the Google Home, Amazon’s smart Echo speakers boast a vast collection of skills to make your life easier. More than just a fun companion, Alexa can check your bank account balance, call you an Uber, check the weather and give you travel recommendations. But did you know Alexa can even serve as your very own…

Mortal Kombat’s fighters are growing up, even as time collapses around them

Mortal Kombat’s fighters are growing up, even as time collapses around them

In the second chapter of Mortal Kombat 11, it’s reasonable to believe the world is going to end. Beloved characters have died. Long-slain demigods are rising from their graves. The fabric of time itself is breaking down, and the greatest problem faced by Johnny Cage in this moment is that his unrepentant asshole of a…

Nonfiction: What, Exactly, Do We Mean by ‘Democracy’ Anyway?

Nonfiction: What, Exactly, Do We Mean by ‘Democracy’ Anyway?

NonfictionImageAstra Taylor CreditCreditDeborah DeGraffenreidDEMOCRACY MAY NOT EXIST, BUT WE’LL MISS IT WHEN IT’S GONE By Astra TaylorDismay over recent electoral outcomes — including the victory of Donald Trump in the United States, the choice of Brexit in the United Kingdom and the selection of Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil — has occasioned a torrent of commentary…