Cindy Redmon

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Netflix And HBO: Has The House Of Cards Really Captured The Throne?

Netflix reports earnings later today and optimism reigns, with 2 million new U.S. subscribers expected, according to a Bloomberg survey. Leading into today, the company was further bolstered by a report from the research firm NPD that it was gaining customers at the expense of premium channels like …

'Buckswire

After concerns arose yesterday over its iPhone app's security settings (which stored users' information in unencrypted text), <b>Starbucks</b> announced it will update its app to add "<b>extra layers of protection</b>." In a press release, Starbucks' CIO writes that "there is <b>no indication</b> that any customer has …

Rdio Responds to Spotify with Free Web Streaming for US Users

Rdio today announced it is making its music streaming service free on the Web for all US users. In other words, you can access the company’s over 20 million songs, as well as albums, playlists, and stations from any computer without paying a dime.<p>So, what’s the catch? Rdio says it has added …

Google Now notifications now alive in Chrome test version

The Android technology that can alert you about weather, flights, traffic, and other information has arrived in a developer version of Google's browser.<p>Google, taking a big step in its effort to make Android and Chrome equally good homes for people's digital lives, has at last built its Google Now …

Android News

15 Whimsically Surreal GIFs To Get Lost In

These amazing GIFs, created by artist Romain Laurent, will definitely bring a smile to your face.

GIF Animations

Margot Robbie: Kissing Leonardo DiCaprio for 17 Hours Isn't as Fun as It Seems

Margot Robbie has arrived.<p>The Australian newcomer made her big awards show debut at Sunday’s Golden Globes and sparked a flashbulb frenzy in her …

More Galaxy S5 rumors: New 2900mAh Li-ion battery with rapid charging

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / koya979<p>When I reported on the latest rumored specs for the Galaxy S5 yesterday, one thought kept going …

Unofficial Galaxy S4 KitKat update breaks SuperSU app, but there’s already a fix available

A few days ago, the first unofficial Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat build was released, and those brave enough to test it have discovered that the test OS has a bad surprise under the hood – it breaks the SuperSU’s functionality.<p>The app allows users to better manage their rooted devices, and while …

Android News

Facebook Finally Axes Controversial 'Sponsored Stories' Ads

It took heaps of bad press and a court settlement, but Facebook is finally ready to shut down one of its most controversial features.<p>In a blog post for developers on Thursday, the company confirmed that it will be shutting down "Sponsored Stories" ads on April 9.<p>The ads show how your Facebook …

Microsoft to reveal Windows 'Threshold' plans in April, says report

Microsoft's Windows team may share its high-level plans for its next-generation Windows "Threshold" release at its upcoming Build developers show, according to a new sourced report.<p>It looks like those Threshold tipsters were right on the money about Microsoft's next-generation Windows …

Software

Chris Christie bridge scandal only underscores his bully image

He has berated questioners at campaign events from California to New Hampshire, called a former Navy SEAL an idiot for criticizing his education policies and, wielding an ice cream cone, dressed down a passerby in a widely broadcast confrontation along the Jersey Shore.<p>Chris Christie's success owes …

Government

Ivee Sleek is a voice assistant that controls your connected home via WiFi

By this point, most of us are accustomed to being able to talk to our laptops and phones to get them to do what we want (some of the time, at least). Now, Ivee Sleek is here to give you the same control over all those WiFi-equipped lightbulbs, thermostats and door locks we've been seeing lately. …

Upgrade Your Soup Recipes With 10 Easy Tricks (PHOTOS)

We're deep in the throes of soup season. With the big blizzard and an episode of freakish sub-zero temperatures already behind us, you had better believe that we're going to need many bowls of soup to get us through this year's cold months. This is going to be one rough winter guys, and that's why …

What Happens When You Drop A Red Hot Ball Of Nickel Onto A Brick Of Velveeta? (VIDEO)

What happens when you drop a red hot ball of nickel onto a brick of Velveeta? Well, pretty much what you'd expect. There's a lot of smoke, an insane hissing/squealing sound, and some charred beyond recognition processed cheese product.<p>But the real, unexpected joy of this video was the instant queso …

CEO Says BlackBerry Sued Typo Because The Keyboard 'Is Our Identity'

BlackBerry is fighting for its rightful place in in the smartphone market, especially when it comes to keyboards.<p>Last Friday the company filed a lawsuit against Typo, an LA-based startup that makes a physical keyboard accessory for the iPhone. Co-founded by American Idol presenter Ryan Seacrest, …

West Virginia chemical spill cuts water to up to 300,000, state of emergency declared

A chemical spill into a West Virginia river has led to a tap water ban for up to 300,000 people, shut down bars and restaurants and led to a run on bottled water in some stores as people looked to stock up.<p>The federal government joined West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin in declaring a disaster as …

Target Says 70 Million Individuals' Data May Have Been Stolen

The size of the data breach at Target Co. stores late last year took a sharp rise Friday when the retailer said it now estimates that up to 70 million individuals may have had information that includes their "names, mailing addresses, phone numbers or email addresses" stolen.<p>Previously, as we have …

December's Disappointing Jobs Report: 74,000 New Jobs

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The U.S. economy added just 74,000 jobs in December, the lowest monthly figure from the Labor …

Make it beautiful: how the fashion industry is giving tech a hand

Blurring the lines between gadgets and jewelry<p>For the fashion-conscious, wearable gadgets are currently <i>not</i> wearable. But at CES 2014, fashion moguls and global tech authorities are finally chatting about how to fix that problem. Design as a function isn't a new idea, but the fashion industry thinks …

Explainer: What Causes Winter Storms?

The storms which have battered the UK over recent weeks can be traced back to a strong front of contrasting temperature between particularly cold air …

Climate Change

A Rain Forest Begins With Rain, Right? Is This A Trick Question?

Think of a rain forest — rich with trees, covered by clouds, wet all the time.<p>Then ask yourself, how did this rain forest get started?<p>I ask, because the answer is <i>so</i> going to surprise you. It's not what you think.<p>Until I saw the video you're about to see, I just figured that a rain forest starts …

CES 2014: A Portable Battery That Can Charge A Phone...And Jump Start A Car

Your new roadtrip companion<p>Amidst the never-ending phone accessories at CES, this one stood out: A portable battery that can charge your phone AND jumpstart your car. The PowerAll is a rechargeable 12000-mAh battery with two USB ports (it holds roughly six charges for a smartphone) and a built-in …

Maroon 5/Robin Thicke – review

LG Arena, Birmingham Music's current 'sexiest' men handle the label differently: Thicke seems lost while Maroon 5's Adam Levine sends himself up<p>It must be strange being Robin Thicke. There he was, bouncing along with a solid if unremarkable 10-year career in R&B and suddenly Blurred Lines landed …

Watch an Animation Showing How Sugar Affects the Brain

Here's a science-y video from TED-ed explaining how sugar affects the brain, ultimately creating "that <b>warm, fuzzy feeling</b> you get when you taste grandma's chocolate cake." Unsurprisingly, sugar activates the brain's reward system, but unlike other non-sugary foods, it releases sustained levels of …

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