When you choose to compete with giants like Amazon, you've definitely got your work cut out for you — but Barnes & Noble's new Nook GlowLight ($120 USD) may have just what it takes to make a go at it. While it may never be able to boast the kind of ecosystem available with Amazon, its feature set and competitive price point make it an option worth considering. They've stuck with e-ink, and made the reading experience better than ever, with 60 percent more pixels, no glare, and a higher 1024 by 768 resolution. They've also put it on a diet, reducing overall weight by nearly a fifth, while the four gigs of storage will hold up to 2,000 books, and the battery will last up to eight weeks on a single charge.
As we have learned last month, the Toronto Raptors have named the city's favorite son Drake their "Global Ambassador." Albeit the vague nature of this title, Drake will play an important role in the team's rebranding as the city prepares to host the 2016 NBA All-Star Game. On that note, the Raptors unveiled a rather dramatic video that displays Drake speaking about his hometown in high notes as well as the team's role in it. Have a look at the promotional clip above and leave your thoughts about it below. Enjoy.
Ronnie Fieg and Kith continue their ongoing partnership with California’s Golden Bear with the release of a collaborative Fall/Winter 2013 Varsity Jacket. American-made and featuring a 100% wool body, the design sports genuine leather sleeves, striped ribbing, and a satin-poly lining. Throughout the jacket are premium chenille Kith symbols as “Just Us” comes embroidered above a classic “K” on the chest while tonal “KITHSET” branding appears across the back. Additional key details include the likes of leather-trimmed pockets, leather tagging, and a brass buttoned closure. Available in Forest Green, Black, Navy, Red, and Grey for $400 USD at Kith’s Manhattan and Brooklyn storefronts, the seasonal varsity jackets are due to hit Kith’s web store this Saturday, November 2nd at 11am EDT. [See More]
Kelly Rowland brought the great vibes during her visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Monday night. The singer spoke on her role as judge on The X-Factor, fellow judge Simon Cowell being a diva in the dressing room, and watching Star Search with Beyoncé as kids. Serving as a judge on the original X-Factor U.K., Rowland looks back on her experience there, dealing with crazy contestants, bad singers, and trying to understand her co-panelist Demi Lovato. Checkout extended footage of Kelly's visit after the jump. [Watch More]
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Just ahead of its official premiere at UK’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, Land Rover debuts the all-new Stealth Pack for its Range Rover Sport model. CarsRidesRead More