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L.A. wants to track your scooter trips. Is it a dangerous precedent?

L.A. wants to track your scooter trips. Is it a dangerous precedent?
  • L.A. wants to track your scooter trips. Is it a dangerous precedent? FWC: L.A. wants to track your scooter trips. Is it a dangerous precedent?

    The abrupt arrival of thousands of electric scooters in Los Angeles last year has already forced public, sometimes ugly, disagreements about how the city’s street and sidewalk space should be used. As Los Angeles prepares to launch a one-year program legalizing the vehicles, they’re now sparking…

  • Review: Sci-fi thriller ‘Captive State’ more dense than tense FWC: Review: Sci-fi thriller ‘Captive State’ more dense than tense

    In “Captive State” aliens have taken over the world (as they will), but it’s the viewers stuck watching this messy, lugubrious sci-fi thriller who may feel like the ones being held captive. The film is a nervously-shot, dizzying hodgepodge of ideas, symbolism and conceits — and a bummer from start…

  • Mysterious Flying Lotus Teasers Appear at SXSW 2019 FWC: Mysterious Flying Lotus Teasers Appear at SXSW 2019

    “Fire is coming…”

  • IHSAHN Is In The Studio For A New Album FWC: IHSAHN Is In The Studio For A New Album

    Dude is wasting no time. The post IHSAHN Is In The Studio For A New Album appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Former punk rocker Beto O’Rourke also used to be a hacker FWC: Former punk rocker Beto O’Rourke also used to be a hacker

    Beto O’Rourke is a Generation Xer running for president of the United States. A new report from Reuters reveals that in addition to being a skateboarding punk rocker, O’Rourke also used to be a hacker. Despite what Fox News will surely tell you in the coming days, to be a teenage hacker in the 1980s was much different than the modern-day definition.…

  • Century City mall evacuated after reports of gunman, but LAPD finds no evidence of shooting FWC: Century City mall evacuated after reports of gunman, but LAPD finds no evidence of shooting

    Shoppers sheltering in place inside the Westfield Century City mall were allowed to evacuate Friday afternoon as police continued to inspect a suspicious package on the premises. Officers responded to initial reports of a man with a gun inside the mall’s Amazon store about 12:40 p.m., said LAPD…

  • What we learned from the Kings’ 3-1 loss to Nashville FWC: What we learned from the Kings’ 3-1 loss to Nashville

    Judging by the last two games, it will be interesting to see who will be the next Kings rookie to step forward. Last Sunday, it was Carl Grundstrom. On Thursday, it was Austin Wagner. The winger returned from a lower-body injury and scored his team’s only goal in a 3-1 loss to the Nashville Predators…

  • SoCal museum listings, March 17-24: ‘Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983’ and more FWC: SoCal museum listings, March 17-24: ‘Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983’ and more

    Openings Chiachio &Giannone: Celebrating Diversity Exhibition-in-progress salutes international and Argentinian artists whose celebrates gender diversity. Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave., Long Beach. Starts Sun.; ends June 30. Closed Mon.-Tue. $7, $10; under 12, free. (562) 437-1689….

  • LAPD beefs up patrols around mosques after deadly New Zealand terrorist attacks FWC: LAPD beefs up patrols around mosques after deadly New Zealand terrorist attacks

    Los Angeles police were beefing up patrols around mosques late Thursday after deadly mass shootings in at least two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch. “While this attack appears to be an isolated incident with no nexus to LA, out of an abundance of caution we’re providing extra patrols…

  • Sam Smith comes out as non-binary FWC: Sam Smith comes out as non-binary

    Sam Smith has come out as non-binary. Smith’s gender fluidity was discussed in the debut episode of actress Jameela Jamil’s new Instagram series, I Weigh. “When I saw the word nonbinary, genderqueer, and I read into it and I heard these people speaking, I was like, ‘F—, that is me,’” the UK crooner explained. “I’ve always had a bit of a wall…

  • FWC: ALLEGAEON Covers You In Brutal Shred With “Extremophiles (B)”

    The boys in Allegaeon are back with another monster track “Extremophiles (B)” off their upcoming album, Apoptosis, to be released… The post ALLEGAEON Covers You In Brutal Shred With “Extremophiles (B)” appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Alex Lifeson is at peace with the end of Rush: “I don’t want to be in a band and tour anymore” FWC: Alex Lifeson is at peace with the end of Rush: “I don’t want to be in a band and tour anymore”

    With every interview that the former members of Rush give, it is becoming more and more clear that the band is really and truly done. The impetus behind the demise of Rush was drummer Neil Peart’s decision to cease performing due to physical ailments. In December, frontman Geddy Lee confirmed that Peart has indeed retired from drumming. Now, in a…