In a new video game television commercial, NBA star Dwight Howard is seen running through city streets,
wildly firing an assault rifle. He is playing the role of a “noob,” a
character in “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3,” the latest installment of
Activision Blizzard Inc.’s “Call of Duty” video game series. Over the next few weeks, millions of Americans, including other inactive
NBA players, will be spending a significant amount of time in the same
way, thanks to Tuesday’s worldwide release of Modern Warfare 3.
Since 2009, the City’s Taxi & Limousine Commission has envisioned
putting on the streets a vehicle that would accommodate travel of the
future and at the same time improve on its outside environment. The sum
of all ideas — from taxi owners, drivers, passengers and residents —
produced the NV200, which is built on Nissan LEAF™ technology.
The recent death of Steve Jobs, the tycoon behind Apple computers, has
people wondering what the future of the company will look like. Today, Tim Cook is the CEO of Apple and on Oct. 4 the company released
its latest addition to Apple’s catalog: the iPhone 4S. Critics who were
expecting the iPhone 5 to be released instead gave the product mixed