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Best Accessories For Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 edge

Samsung's best-selling phones of the year, the Galaxy S line, always command attention from accessory makers. Samsung itself has stepped up its game …

3 Android weather apps to use instead of Dark Sky

Don't want to pay a subscription for a weather app? Here are 3 alternatives that use the same data Dark Sky uses.<p>Dark Sky is arguably the best weather app on iOS, and now it's available on Android. Exciting, right? Not for some. The app's subscription model is upsetting some users; just read …

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Samsung’s Galaxy S7 camera is awesome [Gallery]

We all know that the Galaxy S7 is a capable smartphone. A pretty awesome one, in fact; so much so that we have even suggested that it may represent the very end of the “Smartphone 1.0” era.<p>It nails almost everything one would want their most used pocket-computer to have: a stunning design, a …

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Star pupil finds lost Mayan city by studying ancient charts of the night sky from his bedroom

A Canadian schoolboy appears to have discovered a lost Mayan city hidden deep in the jungles of Mexico using a new method of matching stars to the location of temples on earth.<p>William Gadoury, 15, was fascinated by the ancient Central American civilization and spent hours poring over diagrams of …

Archaeology

Kerouac Unbound

At last: the manuscript of On the Road, which Jack Kerouac typed 56 years ago on a 120-foot scroll of drafting paper, is reissued as he intended it.<p>It is my strange fate to have been with Jack Kerouac shortly after midnight on September 5, 1957, at the very moment he finished reading the historic</i> …

‘When Doves Scream’: Hear Prince do a ‘punk’ version of his hit during 1985 rehearsal

One of the only benefits of Prince’s untimely passing has been an easing up on the policing of “unauthorized” uploads to YouTube of the Purple One’s …

Policing

Smoking Scorpions in South Asia – A Dangerous Addiction

As bizarre as it sounds, smoking scorpions is not unheard of in South Asian countries, but according to regional media, the practice has recently …

Samsung finally makes the strange Good Lock app official

Last month, we got our hands on a strange new feature from Samsung called "Good Lock." The "app" can be found in the Galaxy Apps store, but it's much …

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Samsung introduces Good Lock app for the Galaxy S6, S7 and Note 5

Three weeks ago we reported that Samsung had released a new app called Good Lock on the Galaxy Apps store. Good Lock is a powerful lock screen app …

Goose Creek Tower – Alaska’s Whimsical Dr. Seuss House

The Alaskan wilderness is home to many natural wonders but also an unusual man-made structure that appears to have jumped right out of the pages of a …

Manila Cemetery Known as “Beverly Hills of the Dead” Is Full of Luxurious Mansions

Death doesn’t put an end to the luxurious lifestyles of some of Manila’s wealthy Chinese residents. They are buried by their loved ones in a mammoth …

Beverly Hills

Touring sites from London’s punk rock scene, 40 years later: Events, gigs and exhibits mark musical revolution

LONDON — The Sex Pistols and The Clash led the British punk rock revolution in the steamy summer of 1976. London is marking 40 years since that …

The 7 Rules for Texting in Relationships

While waiting for a table at a busy restaurant the other day, I witnessed a man angrily banging away on his phone. This well-dressed man in a …

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Try these 5 official Google apps on your Samsung Galaxy S7 to dramatically improve your user experience

Have you been following all of the reviews lately of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge? One of the biggest topics every reviewer touches on is …

Four reasons why Samsung won’t get rid of that home button

The home button. As with all things Samsung, you either love it or hate it. Some see capacitive buttons as the sexiest button layout on a device, …

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These Waterproof Samsung Galaxy S7 Smartphones Are At the Top of Our Wish List

We gave the new Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge hardware a spin. Read our in-depth review for a look at the new smartphones that are giving Apple a run for its money.<p>5<p>1<p>Last year, Samsung gave its ultra-popular Galaxy S line of smartphones a massive reboot by introducing the sleek and …

How to Stop Android Apps from Running in the Background

How to Stop Android Apps from Running in the Background<p>en_US<p>article<p>Here is a method to Stop android apps to run in background to speed up your …

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Gas masks, guns and Misfits: the punk photography of David Arnoff

David Arnoff documented some of punk’s biggest players as the style mutated beyond its mid-70s origins, from Patti Smith to Ian Dury and Nick Cave. He tells the stories behind the shots

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4 Disorders that May Thrive on Loneliness

<b>Depression</b><br>Loneliness and depression have always gone hand-in-hand. We’ve all experienced moments when we find ourselves a little down due to a lack …

5 Ways Quitting Facebook Will Improve Your Mental Health | Inc.com

For some of us, checking Facebook is part of the daily routine, either first thing in the morning or first thing at work. And that first check usually kicks off many return trips throughout the day. It's definitely a part of our consciousness, and a big part of how we connect with others.<p>But …

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Lemmy's Favorite Bar Held a Jack-and-Coke-Fueled Tribute to His Memory

Friends and fans gathered at the Rainbow Room in Los Angeles to celebrate a man who was never supposed to die.<p>By two o'clock in the afternoon on Saturday, I was already covered in whiskey and coke. I'm not sure how it happened, but I suspect Lemmy would have wanted it that way. As the vocalist, …

Indie Music

The 44 Most Wondrous Places to Visit in 2016

Inside Salina Turda, a salt mine in Romania. (Photo: Gabriel Tocu/WikiCommons CC BY-SA 4.0)<p>Where would you like to go exploring in 2016?<p>The options …

Do yourself a favor: Clean up annoying app notifications

A new year is a good opportunity for taking stock of your life and making changes, but they don’t have to be major. For example, I’ve decided that 2016 will be the year my phone annoys me a lot less.<p>You know how it is; you install an app and it asks if it can send you push notifications. You say …

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