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Make your old iPhone run like new

My friend is convinced that the slowing of his iPhone 4S is part of a vast Apple conspiracy. I'm not completely persuaded.<p>I mean, sure Apple has sent out updates to iOS that are arguably a step in the wrong direction, like that whole Apple Maps fiasco. But I believe the main culprit for decreasing …

R-Mean - Open Wounds Video (Armenian Genocide Anthem)

Samsung testing out mind-controlled Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

Researchers from Samsung’s Emerging Technology Lab are working together with the University of Texas, Dallas, to develop mobile devices that can be …

Why Europe Needs Shale Gas

Karel Cool (BP Chaired Professor of European Competitiveness, INSEAD) and Quentin Philippe (BCG, London)<p><i>Developing shale gas as a viable source of energy could help Europe out of the recession. Instead, it’s still another structural disadvantage. It doesn’t have to be.</i><p>Europe’s struggles to get out …

Microsoft Reportedly Preparing To Jump On The Smartwatch Bandwagon

Apple, Google, LG, and Samsung are all reportedly working on wrist-worn computing devices behind closed doors, and it seems like that little club of big companies may soon get another member. If a new report from the Wall Street Journal is to be believed, Microsoft has been in touch with an …

Pope's foot-wash a final straw for traditionalists

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has won over many hearts and minds with his simple style and focus on serving the world's poorest, but he has devastated traditionalist Catholics who adored his predecessor, Benedict XVI, for restoring much of the traditional pomp to the papacy.<p>Francis' decision to …

Paid To Fail: Bankrupt American Airlines CEO Slated For $20 Million Severance

When I first read the headline that Honorable Judge Sean Lane had objected to the $20 million proposed “bonus” payment slated for outgoing AMR CEO Tom Horton, I was encouraged that finally, someone had pulled a (Judge) Rakoff, and objected to a settlement based on the moral principles of Justice, …

N Korea 'readies' rockets to strike US bases

North Korea's leader has responded to America's use of nuclear-capable B-2 bombers in joint South Korean military<br>drills with more angry rhetoric, saying his rocket forces are ready to attack US positions.<p>The North's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) news agency said on Friday that Kim …

How Samsung Became Such a Formidable Competitor

Samsung dominates certain markets – like AMOLED displays, TV and some areas of smartphones. How come?<p>One of its great successes has been the AMOLED display that we see in Samsung and Nokia Lumia phones.<p>Samsung has 99% of the global AMOLED display market, and 40% of the OLED market. More important, …

15th annual ARPA Film Festival