Focus on Atlanta: A nightmare reunion awaits Shanahan, Falcons

first_imgFirst came the 49ers’ crushing injury news, next will come the inevitable questions this week about how he helped the Falcons blow a Super Bowl title nearly three years ago.Kyle Shanahan sure didn’t get much time to savor a 49ers’ victory for the ages in New Orleans on Sunday.As the play-caller for the Falcons, Shanahan had a hand in the worst collapse in NFL history when Atlanta blew a 25-point second-half lead against the Patriots in Super Bowl LI.“I’ll go back through every play for the …last_img

FastPencil: Get Great Ideas Kindle and Print-Ready

first_imgA Web Developer’s New Best Friend is the AI Wai… In the past, ReadWriteWeb has covered a number of DIY publishing options, including Tastebook and Lulu; however, only FastPencil offers the same formatting features and range of e-publishing formats. Regardless of whether you’re writing your magnum opus or simply explaining it in brief to others, Fast Pencil is a great tool to keep you on track. To try it, visit Tags:#start#startups 8 Best WordPress Hosting Solutions on the Market Related Posts dana oshiro You could write a novel in binary, but it’s hard enough getting people to pay attention to your words in plain English. Futurists and programmers like Paul Graham, Eric S. Raymond and Ray Kurzweil may be prolific thinkers, but if they hadn’t bothered to write down their ideas, many of us would have never found them. All of us have stories to tell, and Fast Pencil offers us a chance to format and publish them. First launched mid-summer, Fast Pencil began as a basic outline tool for novelists and has since added a number of cool project templates. In addition to being able to create novels using the template tool, members can also add memoirs, photography, recipes, children’s stories, coloring book pages and blog posts. Users can upload a completed PDF, write directly into the template or import blog posts and images. From there, you can drag and drop your content into editable chapters and preview PDFs of your work. One of the great features of this service is that you can contact your friends when you’ve updated your content. This means that rather than waiting on feedback, you can invite editors and reviewers through FastPencil, Facebook and Twitter. When you’re ready to publish, you can create a print copy, PDF, Kindle-formatted book and DRM-free e-publication. If you’d just like to save the book as a PDF for yourself, that’s free; however, you’re required to purchase a premium package if you’d like to publish it to the FastPencil marketplace, Amazon or Barnes & Nobel. Packages range from $10 to $100, depending on the quantity and format of your book. A complete list of pricing is available here. Users can also purchase custom review, editing and multi-channel distribution consulting for between $400 and $1000. Top Reasons to Go With Managed WordPress Hosting Why Tech Companies Need Simpler Terms of Servic…last_img read more

Goa CM goes to Lilavati Mumbai for treatment after feeling uneasy

first_imgWithin hours of his return to Goa after undergoing check-up and treatment for pancreas related ailment in a U.S. hospital, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday left for Lilavati hospital, Mumbai as he felt uneasy in the morning.Chief Minister was feeling uneasy, perhaps due to a jet-lag after a long flight from the U.S., a senior official in Chief Minister’s Office(CMO) here told The Hindu on Thursday.”The Chief Minister has been flown to Mumbai on Thursday afternoon. He is expected to return in a few days. He was feeling fatigue,” CMO official told The Hindu on condition of anonymity.Mr. Parrikar had returned to Goa on Thursday, after undergoing review treatment for more than a week in a hospital in New York where he had recently undergone treatment for over three months and returned to Goa in June.On August 10, Mr. Parrikar had again left for the US for review of his treatment.last_img read more

Kareena Kapoor shows her moves on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa

first_imgKareena Kapoor Khan had been busy refuting rumours of differences with film-maker Karan Johar ever since she was dropped from his upcoming production Shuddhi. She chose the platform of dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa to clear the air. Dressed in an off-white anarkali suit, Kareena made an appearance on the sets of the show to promote her upcoming film Singham Returns, slated for release on Independence Day.Kareena Kapoor Khan with Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa judges (from left) Remo D’Souza, Madhuri Dixit and Karan Johar.The public display of affection between Kareena and Karan was too glaring for anyone to miss. Bebo revealed how she has always enjoyed sharing a stage with Karan and working with him in films in Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham. She has been missing in action after her last film Gori Tere Pyar Mein opposite Imraan Khan. The film failed to leave any impression at the box office, but, a dance number Tooh, did catch up with the audience. Kareena is trying to ensure that her comeback with Rohit Shetty directed Singham Returns opposite Ajay Devgn is not missed by anyone.Kareena was at her cheerful best as she sportingly came up on stage to dance with young dancing sensation Akshat Singh. Madhuri Dixit gave a tough competition to Kareena as she agreed to match steps with her on hit number Tooh. In the film, Kareena will be seen shaking a leg with rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh for an opening video album based on the Singham theme.advertisementlast_img read more