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'Smallville' Actress Charged With Sex Trafficking

Actress Allison Mack was arrested on Friday morning and charged with recruiting women into an empowerment group that functioned as a sex trafficking operation.<p>Mack, 35, "recruited women to join what was purported to be a female mentorship group," said Richard P. Donoghue, U.S. attorney for the …

Crime

Amazon’s cashier-less store got shoplifted from on its grand opening

Amazon opened its much-anticipated cashier-less store in downtown Seattle on Monday to long lines of people thinking this would be the solution to …

Amazon Go

The BlackBerry Motion is the future of Android phones

For better or worse, the BlackBerry Motion is the future of Android. Neither flashy nor charming, the Motion is plain and utilitarian. It gets the …

Mobile Technology

What Amazon Echo and Google Home Do With Your Voice Data

Amazon Echo and Google Home—and other devices that have Alexa and Google Assistant built in—are some of the most promising new technologies to come …

Dressing Up for Comic Con in New York: Pictures

Geek

YouTube video maker MKBHD wins Tesla's 'Project Loveday' ad contest

Tonight at 11:45 PM ET Elon Musk will deliver the first production Tesla Model 3s during a livestreamed event, and now the company has some new ads to play during any down time. Fans of its cars and technology submitted their own advertisements for the Project Loveday contest, which was inspired by …

Michelle Obama just made her WWDC debut, and she dropped some major wisdom

Michelle Obama did Tim Cook a serious solid for WWDC this year.<p>Cook announced on Monday that attendees would be getting a big surprise for day 2 of …

How one woman bought a house – by getting all 20 of her boyfriends to give her an iPhone

A woman in China has come up with an ingenious, if morally dubious, method of raising the deposit for a house, according to a forum post that has gone viral across the country in recent days, becoming one of the most discussed subjects on Chinese social media.<p>The story, which the BBC says it has …

25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, <i>these tricks aren’t really hidden at all</i>. …

iPhone

Here's A Robot That Will Mow Your Lawn, Rake Your Leaves, And Shovel Your Snow

Do you enjoy doing yard work? If so, this article is not for you. However, if mowing the grass, raking the leaves and especially shoveling snow aren’t leisure-time activities you look forward to, relief is on the horizon. A robot named Kobi will do all of these things for you because yard work is …

Lawn Mowing

Always get free airport Wi-Fi with these simple tricks | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Getting airport Wi-Fi can be quite tricky. It might be paid, hidden behind a password or hard to find.<p>Thanks to travel blog FoxNomad, we have a …

Making Your Smartphone Awesome

MAKING YOUR SMARTPHONE AWESOME!<p>Discover new tips, apps, features, updates, accessories and more<p>Tips & Tools<p>Discover new features, helpful tips, and …

Samsung’s exploding phones the result of a rush to beat the ‘dull’ iPhone 7 to market – Bloomberg

The root cause of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 explosions and fires that forced the company to recall all 2.5 million devices sold was the company rushing to market ahead of the iPhone 7 launch, claim <i>Bloomberg</i> sources. Based on reports that the iPhone 7 would be a ‘dull’ upgrade, the company decided …

Galaxy Note

India's richest man offers free 4G to one billion people

India's richest man is rolling out a $20 billion mobile network that could bring lightning-fast Internet to hundreds of millions of people.<p>Indian consumers are already celebrating the arrival of Mukesh Ambani's new Reliance Jio service, seizing on the billionaire's promise to deliver rock bottom …

Telecoms

Megaverse's anti-gravity iPhone case is a modular solution to... everything

If I’m being honest, I never really thought about the benefits of sticking my iPhone to walls. Now, I can’t imagine not being able to. Reading recipes while cooking, watching YouTube while doing the dishes or just slapping your phone on the wall outside to have a centralized point to control …

Anti-gravity

Skully Founders Allegedly Used Funding As "Personal Piggy Banks"

A lawsuit filed by the CEO's former executive assistant calls the company "a sham."

Corruption

Awesome gadget transforms your smartphone into a head-up display for your car

Your neighbor up the block just paid $60,000 for some fancy car and <i>still</i> had to pay another $800 or even $1,000 or more to add a head-up display, …

Android Phones

10 of the best virtual reality apps for your smartphone

Get started with VR on your iPhone or Android phone with these 100 apps, spanning films, games, news and 360-degree photo-sharing<p>You don’t need to spend hundreds of pounds on an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset to give virtual reality a try.<p>The Android or iPhone handset in your pocket is a VR device …

Virtual Reality

Plug this dongle into your Android phone and it records 3D video

The latest Android phones continue to cram more camera tricks up their unibody sleeves, but what about your current smartphone that's barely a year old? That might be where the Eye-Plug comes in. Hidden inside a humble stand deep within Computex here in Taipei, the USB-C accessory plugs into your …

Pakistani men can beat wives 'lightly,' Islamic council says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The leader of a Pakistani Islamic council has proposed a bill that allows husbands to "lightly beat" their wives as a form of discipline.<p>In the 75-page proposal, Mohammad Khan Sheerani suggests a light beating is acceptable should the need arise to punish a woman. The proposal bans forceful …

Menstruation

Greg Berlanti Confirms "Booster Gold" Movie, May Direct

Following a report that Zack Stentz (“Power Rangers,” “X-Men: First Class”) is writing a “Booster Gold” film, Greg Berlanti, who was rumored to be …

Fallen Agent: Who Will Lose "Agents of SHIELD's" Dead Pool?

Next Tuesday, one of the “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” will die. This threat has loomed over the back half of Season Three ever since the midseason …

"X-Men: Apocalypse" Cast Goes #Beastmode In Dubsmash Vid

If you’ve been waiting for the worlds of dubstep and the X-Men to collide, then this Dubsmash video posted by “X-Men: Apocalypse” director Bryan …

'Assassin's Creed' First Trailer Reveals Michael Fassbender as Buff Action Hero (Video)

Video game adaptation co-starring Marion Cotillard and Jeremy Irons hits theaters in December<p>The first trailer for “Assassin’s Creed” was released …

‘Jessica Jones’ Season Two Will Be Shooting Back To Back With ‘The Defenders’

Fans of <i>Jessica Jones</i> are waiting patiently for season two and while we all had a feeling months ago that we wouldn’t be getting new episodes anytime soon, Jessica Jones herself, Krysten Ritter told <i>Digital Spy</i> that new episodes will be filming, but it will be back to back with <i>The Defenders.</i><p>Filming …

The Cicret Bracelet puts a smartphone display on your arm with full touchscreen functionality

When Android Wear and Apple Watch launched, each device touted the ability to bring the functionality of a phone to your wrist. This has been executed with varying degrees of success. While I am able to check my notifications and carry out certain tasks on my Apple Watch, an iPhone it is not.<p>That’s …

Apple Watch

Finally: Create Your Own Star Wars Style Opening Crawl

There's an online app over at StarWars.com that allows you to create your own opening crawl, just like in the movies! This is the one I made for …

Star Wars

Nikola Tesla’s Predictions for the 21st Century: The Rise of Smart Phones & Wireless, The Demise of Coffee, The Rule of Eugenics (1926/35)

The fate of the visionary is to be forever outside of his or her time. Such was the life of Nikola Tesla, who dreamed the future while his …

David Bowie

Does This Smart Lock Mean the End of House Keys Forever?

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

Crossbows

Shaolin monk defies gravity by running on water for 125 meters

Shaolin monk Shi Liliang knows that persistence is key when attempting a difficult task. Especially if that difficult task happens to be running on …