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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘The Netherlands’

American Airlines Terror Threat: Dutch Teen Arrested

There has been a new twist in the story of a 14-year-old who tweeted a terroristic threat to American Airlines on Sunday. It has been reported that the teen responsible has been arrested and taken into custody. In a statement to Business Insider, Dutch police spokesman Wessel Stole said that law enforcement officials were not able to “communicate any state …

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Netflix to Launch in The Netherlands on Sept. 11th

It looks like Netflix’s next international expansion will find the company landing in The Netherlands. The company announced this move back in June, but without a specific date attached. Variety quotes sources who say that Netflix will officially launch in The Netherlands on Wednesday, September 11th. They say that Dutch press have been invited to a kick-off party featuring Netflix …

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‘Push to Add Drama’ TNT Viral Campaign Gets a Sequel

Remember when TNT launched in Benelux with that really cool ad campaign that set up a big, red button int he middle of a town square? It said “push to add drama,” and when pushed, set a massive series of dramatically staged events into action? If not, check here. Anyway, TNT knows drama. That’s their catchphrase. In order to prove …

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Samsung Wins Patent Dispute In The Netherlands

It’s looking more and more like Apple only has friends in the US. After Samsung won a patent dispute in Germany, a court in the Netherlands has also found that Samsung didn’t infringe any of the Cupertino giant’s patents. A ruling from the Hague court on Wednesday ruled that Samsung did not infringe upon Apple’s patent for multi-touch functions. The …

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Dutch Orchestra Wants to Play Your Tweeted Masterpieces

What if you could take a few minutes to compose a short tune and see it played by a world-class orchestra? Well, wonder no longer – there’s a new project from Metropole Orkest. It’s called Tweetphony, and its goal is to get as many people as possible to make their own tweet-songs. The project will eventually culminate in the Dutch …

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The Netherlands Shoots Down ACTA

We here in the U.S. have been far too focused on CISPA lately and for good reason. It has the potential to encroach essential freedoms all in the name of stopping cyber attacks. We must not forget our friends in Europe, however, who are fighting against an equally, if not more, disastrous ACTA. While news on ACTA has been slow …

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3D Printer Creates Jaw Implant, Turns 83-Year-Old Woman Into Awesome Cyborg

Doctors in the Netherlands have done something so Future that it’s hard to believe they haven’t time-traveled from the year 40331 ADĪ© to dazzle us with their alien science: they have successfully created and implanted the world’s first jaw transplant made by a 3D printer. As far as I can confirm (which is to say, I can’t), these doctors are …

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