Adil Shaikh

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Amal Alamuddin and George Clooney marry in just 14 minutes

It only took 14 minutes. After four days of lavish closed-doors celebrations, frantic waterborne paparazzi chases and seemingly endless global media speculation, it took less than a quarter of an hour to wrap up the grand spectacle that was Hollywood on the Grand Canal. At 1.40pm, holding hands and …

Droid Turbo: dual LED flash, capacitive keys, 5.2″ screen. Moto S back plate leaked

Alleged images and specifications of Motorola’s upcoming Droid Turbo were leaked by <i>HelloMotoHK</i>.<p>We first reported on the Droid Turbo in August, when a source sent us alleged benchmark screenshots of a device codenamed Quark or XT1254, showing a Quad HD screen, Snapdragon 801 processor, and 3GB of …

Mobile Technology

Second batch of Android One handsets could launch by December

The launch of the first batch of Android One handsets is already well underway. The Karbonn Sparkle V, Spice Dream UNO, and Micromax Canvas A1 are expected to sell up to 2 million units this year, and the Android One program is set to rollout out to more countries over the coming months.<p>According …

Android News

63% off StackSocial Universal Lens Kit

It’s often said that the best camera is the one that’s with you: if you’re using one of today’s powerful smartphones, you indeed have a great camera to capture your experiences with. And if you want to step up your mobile photography, we’ve got just the thing: the compact StackSocial Universal Lens …

Samsung to Exhibit Galaxy Note 4 Edge And Gear S in Japan on September 18th

Samsung Japan has announced that it will launch a nationwide exhibition of its latest devices, including the Samsung Gear S smartwatch and the …

The Moto 360 is finally here and you can buy it today for $250

After so many months of waiting, Motorola finally took the final wraps off the Moto 360 smartwatch.<p>While we knew most of the details before Motorola made them official, it’s good to have the final confirmation, as well as to know that you can finally put down $250 to buy the device.<p>On the official …

The new Moto X could be the best Android phone ever made

And Motorola certainly needs a love-at-first-touch reaction: the first-generation Moto X, as terrific as it was, failed to make much of a dent in developed markets. (When the 75 million unit-per-quarter Samsung machine is the market you’re trying to dent, the challenge looms undeniably large.)<p>The …

Pokémon Fighting Game 'Pokken Tournament' Revealed

What if I told you there was going to be a Pokémon game in glorious HD with fully fleshed-out battles between the elementally charged monsters?<p>Cheering, swinging from the rafters, raucous applause.<p>What if I told you that no, of course the game wasn’t an open world RPG where you catch, train and …

Here is the new name for Frozen Synapse: Tactics on PS Vita

<i>Frozen Synapse: Tactics</i>, an in-development PlayStation Vita version of the turned-based strategy game, will now be known as <i>Frozen Synapse Prime</i>, developer Double Eleven announced.<p>The game has been in development for nearly two years, according to a blog post on the official EU PlayStation website. …

LG launches yet another G3 variant, the 5.2-inch G3 A

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and if that’s indeed the case, smartphone manufacturers are some pretty big flatterers. But …

Missiles, Poetry, and Stunning Scenery: California's Angel Island State Park

Angel Island State Park is definitely a hidden gem in California. In fact, it's so hidden that it can only be reached by boat or ferry -- which means it's a peaceful getaway, right in the San Francisco Bay. From the top of the mountain, you can see all the way into Alcatraz Island, Sonoma, Napa and …

Travel

Travel

Spotlight On: The Many Facets of Brazil

Whenever I say I am from Brazil, I usually get a big smile and comments about soccer and the country’s beautiful beaches. The friendly attitude of …

LG G3 Stylus leaks in official video, could be LG’s answer to Note 4

LG is preparing a stylus-equipped version of the G3 that may soon go up against the Note 4.<p>While the G3 and its predecessors have helped LG secure a strong position in the market – to the tune of an estimated 60 million units in 2014, there’s a niche where LG has failed to make a meaningful impact …

Music Videos

ISIS militants wreak havoc on Iraq's cultural treasures

The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), the Sunni Muslim insurgent group who swept across northern and western Iraq earlier this year, menacing Baghdad in the process, has commenced the systematic destruction of the country's cultural treasures.<p>The Wall Street Journal reported that the …

The Week in Review: Why Millennials Matter

Ranging in age from 14 to 34, the millennial generation is a study in contrasts. In spite of their technological savvy, liberal politics and college …

Social Media

Absurd Creature of the Week: Satanic Leaf-Tailed Gecko Wears the World’s Most Unbelievable Camo | Science

“What’s in a name?” Shakespeare once asked, apparently in <i>Romeo and Juliet</i>, which I just learned from Google because I did <i>not</i> pay attention in that …

House Ber by Nico and Werner van der Meulen

House Ber, a contemporary glass house in Carlsworld, Midrand, South Africa.<p>The architects of Nico and Werner van der Meulen have completed House Ber, …

Illustrations by Klemt

The illustrative work by French artist Klemt.<p>Klemt is the name of this remarkable Limoges, France based artist and illustrator. For more than 7 …

Digital Art

“Lucy”: The Eurotrash “2001” ScarJo action sequel you’ve been waiting for

<b>Scarlett Johansson in "Lucy"</b><p>Scarlett Johansson ingests designer drugs and becomes a godlike being in Luc Besson’s pseudo-science extravaganza<p>July 23, 2014 10:58pm (UTC)<p>If you’ve always wanted to see “2001: A Space Odyssey” remade as a Eurotrash action film starring Scarlett Johansson, Morgan …

Fort McCoy - Trailer 1

During World War II, a family takes up residence next door to a POW camp in Wisconsin.

Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J, and Ty Dolla $ign Share Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Track "Shell Shocked"

There's a new <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</i> movie coming out on August 8. In the tradition of Vanilla Ice's "Ninja Rap", the new one features a track by Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J, and Ty Dolla $ign. Amazingly, it's called "Shell Shocked", and pretty much all of the lyrics reference the characters, their …