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  • Marvel delivers first look at All-New Captain America # 1
    Marvel delivers first look at All-New Captain America # 1
    Earlier this year it was announced that the Falcon would be taking up the mantle of Captain America and the time is here. Now creators Rick Remender and Stuart Immonen are taking Cap to the skies with the All-New Captain America.Drained of the...
  • Bombino comes to The Independent August 31st
    Bombino to appear in San Francisco tonight
    Omara "Bombino" Moctar's last tour of North America, and in particular California, had taken him to High Sierra Music Festival in Quincy. His sole set at the festival was completely packed; it seemed as though the entire population...
  • The ChargeKey
    The ChargeKey, a lifesaver for the Smartphone
    We have a new tech product, of simple idea in a miniature size and form, called the ChargeKey (www.hellonomad.com). This gadget fits on a key ring, having literally no weight and incredible flexibility. It allows one to charge or sync your...
  • nonmad two worlds fragrances
    Nomad two worlds unique connection to Haiti
    A "Citadel" is a fortress that protects a town, derived from the same Latin root as the word "City." So fitting that there is also a vetiver-centric fragrance called "Citadelle" from a unique company called NOMAD...
  • NOMAD’s ChargeKey: Keyed up!
    NOMAD’s ChargeKey: Keyed up!
    The year 2014 is still young; yet, this author’s favorite product so far is NOMAD’s ChargeKey (preorder price of $25; available in Lightning and Micro USB versions).According to the company, this is the most diminutive USB charging...
  • NOMAD’s ChargeCard Lighting or Micro USB cable: Cha-Ching!
    NOMAD’s ChargeCard Lighting or Micro USB cable: Cha-Ching!
    As with many amazing ideas, the ChargeCard ($25 or via Bartering-- *See Below) began as a Kickstarter project in 2012. The aforementioned was not only successfully funded but also backed by 5,428 individuals, who pledged more than $161,000 ...
  • The Mongolian Nomadic Peoples and Camels
    Mongolian nomadic way of life
    This is home... for now.The Mongolian nomadic way of life has enchanted and bewildered agricultural communities for centuries. In countries where a rooted field and drawn out boundary lines equal a safe place to raise a family, no doubt the...
  • Nomad from Great Divide
    Nomad: Great Divide Brewing Co.
    It’s summertime! The kids are out of school, the families are going on vacation, and everybody is traveling to the mountains, to the beach, to the lake, to wherever it is people like to visit when the weather turns hot. This is the season to...
  • Santana on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in 2003
    ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ featuring Carlos Santana
    Santana was the music act performing at the end of the 60-minute late night talk show hosted by Jay Leno on Tuesday, May 15. Carlos and a few band members were on hand to perform “Nomad” from their latest album “Shape Shifter...
  • Corvette Concept Cars
    Corvette concept cars: Room for the whole family
    Today the character of the Corvette is well defined as a two-seat, high performance sports car with enough bells and whistles to satisfy the most discriminating owner. In its early years, however, the designers at General Motors experimented with...
  • Nomad
    Great Divide Brewing Company's Nomad
    Great Divide Brewing Company in Denver Colorado has grown a reputation of the highest respect from many of their larger in ABV beers such as Yeti, Old Ruffian and Hercules Double IPA. While those beers may be a few of Great Divides most well know...
  • First Quarter Seasonals for Great Divide Brewing Company
    Three seasonals from Great Divide Brewing coming your way January through March
    Great Divide Brewing Company (Denver, CO) is hitting local shelves and taps with three seasonals during the months of January through March. Two of these offerings are old favorites, and one is a brand new offering.The first is probably one of my...
  • Prophet Makes a Return
    Prophet makes a return in the newest Crysis 2 trailer
    Remember Prophet? Yeah, the last time gamers heard his voice, was at the end of the original Crysis where we received a transmission, as Nomad is flying away from the chaos. Afterwards, the VTOL turns around, headed back towards the energy field...