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Pro Watch Photos Shot with an iPhone and a Jeweler’s Loupe

“It’s not the camera, it’s the photographer.” We (and probably you) hear this particular phrase <i>ad nauseam</i>, but once in a while we run across a set of …

$500 Fingerprint Clone Unlocked Murder Victim's Samsung S6 -- It Can Hack iPhones Too

When Dr. Anil Jain was approached by the Michigan State University Police Department to unlock a murder victim’s Samsung Galaxy S6 using a fingerprint clone, he didn’t think the solution would be so cheap. But he told FORBES that the equipment needed to produce the high-definition print cost under …

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North Korea is calling US sanctions on Kim Jong Un a 'declaration of war'

The sanctions affect 10 other individuals besides the North Korean leader, five government ministries and departments, and property within US jurisdiction, according to the US Treasury Department statement.<p>"Under Kim Jong Un, North Korea continues to inflict intolerable cruelty and hardship on …

North Korea

The simple reason Apple is getting rid of the iPhone's headphone port

Now the big question is: Why?<p>Why would Apple ditch a port that is on basically every computer and phone around the world, forcing its users to buy new headphones or use annoying dongles?<p>Some reasons that have been suggested: Apple's new way to plug in headphones could provide superior digital sound …

Apple is discontinuing its Thunderbolt Display

Apple’s only stand-alone monitor for Mac Minis and MacBooks is officially dead.<p>The company revealed today to news outlets that the Thunderbolt Display is no longer in production, after going five years without an update.<p>“We’re discontinuing the Apple Thunderbolt Display. It will be available …

Apple may be developing fancy, high-tech styluses with new patent

When Apple unveiled its own version of the stylus in 2015, the Apple Pencil, it wasn't the most exciting development to come from the company. After …

This tiny electric car just set a world record: 0–60 in 1.5 seconds

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This year's 'iPhone 7' will lack major design changes as Apple awaits improved technology - report

Breaking<p>Though Apple has historically introduced a major redesign of its iPhone every two years, this year's upgrade will look largely the same, with …

Mobile Technology

Fight to drive 'IS' from Iraq far from over

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1248000/1248453_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524765781_c4c424bf0c0f1a17b98f3724d24b5e2f<p><b>Falluja may mark another turning point in the fight against so-called Islamic State (IS). And yet, as a potential humanitarian crises unfolds, defeat</b> …

iPhone 7 May Have Dual SIM Trays for Use With Multiple Carriers

Chinese smartphone repair shop Rock Fix recently shared photos of alleged iPhone 7 components on microblogging service Weibo, potentially including dual-SIM trays that would allow for the smartphone to send and receive calls and messages from multiple phone numbers (via <i>Engadget</i>).<p>Dual SIM technology …

Trudeau condemns killing of 14 Canadian Embassy guards in Kabul

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has called the bombing that killed 14 Nepalese security guards en route to the Canadian Embassy in Afghanistan as "appalling and cowardly."<p>The Canadian Embassy in Kabul confirmed Monday that the guards were on their way there when the bombing happened, but said there …

Researchers build a 1,000-core processor

You may have heard of many-core processors before, but you probably haven't seen anything like this. UC Davis has developed the KiloCore, a CPU that (as the name suggests) packs a whopping 1,000 cores -- extremely handy for very parallel tasks like encryption, crunching scientific data and encoding …

iMessage apps in iOS 10 will have subscriptions

Apps for iMessage are coming in iOS 10, and they’ll be a lot like standalone, native apps. You’ll even be able to subscribe to them.<p>During a session at WWDC, Apple went into detail about how in-app payments work, especially with regard to the new subscription model. As it turns out, all existing …

Iraqi forces have made 'rapid, unexpected' gains against ISIS, but the victories may signal an ominous new reality

Tim Arango, The New York Times' Baghdad bureau chief, described the government forces' gains as "rapid and unexpected," noting that ISIS had abandoned checkpoints and was not preventing civilians from leaving the city. The group had, until now, been using civilians as human shields.<p>"The rapid, and …

Nintendo Outlines Key Goals to Ensure NX Success

Also says to "grab a Wii U while you can"

‘When you have land you can hire white people’: Malema

Economic Freedom Fighters leader, Julius Malema, has claimed that Zimbabweans are more wealthy than black South Africans because they own …

Asus' new ZenPad Z8 tablet is an affordable Android tablet

Last year, Asus released its ZenPad S 8.0. (We didn’t dig it.) Now, Asus is pairing up with Verizon to release its ZenPad Z8. The new device keeps with Asus’ low prices — it’ll retail for $249.99. The ZenPad S 8.0 was priced at $229. Oh, and the new ZenPad has USB-C! Here are the other …

The phone case that turns your Android into a Game Boy is real

Hyperkin was just kidding when it posted an April Fool’s Day pic of an attachment for your smartphone that turned it into a Game Boy. Well, sort …

ISIS Is Close to Losing Fallujah. Here's What That Would Mean

The fall of Fallujah’s center to Iraqi government forces is a real loss to ISIS. The city 40 miles west of Baghdad embodies Sunni resistance in Iraq. …

U.S. Army

Plume Pods will revolutionize your home WiFi network

It's pretty safe to assume that almost every home with an internet connection also has a WiFi router (or two). While connecting our laptops, …

How to use Skype to spy on your cats or dogs

Pet parent guilt be gone! If your pet hates to be alone -- or you just like checking in on your animals throughout the day -- you don't need to buy a fancy security camera.<p>All you need is an inexpensive tablet and a Skype account to make a homemade video chat system.<p>The tablet<p>For the best results, …

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Iraqi army claims to have raised flag over government headquarters in Fallujah

Iraq's prime minister has proclaimed the recapture of Fallujah after the army raised the Iraqi flag over the city's government headquarters and Isil fighters abandoned their posts on masse.<p>Haider al-Abadi announced on national television that few Isil forces remained in the city and would soon be …

Meet The Man Who Turns Commercial Jets Into Airborne Palaces

It’s a thriving, little-known industry catering to the planet’s richest and most demanding travelers—European billionaires, Arabian heads-of-state, …

Falluja abuses hard to prevent, not systematic: Iraqi minister

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq’s interior minister said it was difficult to prevent attacks against people fleeing the Islamic State-held city of Falluja, but denied that such actions were systematic and pledged to punish anyone proven guilty of abuses.<p>Iraqi soldiers prepare to go to battle against …

Human Rights

Islamic State Twitter accounts get a rainbow makeover from Anonymous hackers

Social media accounts associated with the group got an LGBT-friendly makeover courtesy of WachulaGhost<p>Anonymous has launched another wave of hacking attacks against Islamic State (Isis), taking over social media accounts associated with the group and giving them an LGBT-flavoured makeover.<p>The loose …

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NATO ponders getting more involved in anti IS-fight

BRUSSELS (AP) — The NATO alliance says it is considering getting more involved in efforts to combat the Islamic State extremist …

Why is corruption getting worse in South Africa?

<i>Gareth Newham</i><p>As the world remembers the passing of global icon Nelson Mandela, the fact that he was a man of principle is a clear element of his …

Sick new ISIS video shows terror group using exploding necklace to blow man's head off in barbaric execution

The latest sickening video released by ISIS shows the moment a man is executed with an explosive necklace.<p>In the horrifying footage, the man - …

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