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Most People Prefer The iPhone 6, But The 6 Plus Is Selling OK, Says Analyst

Turns out you weren’t the only one that thought the new iPhone 6 Plus is just too big to carry around as a normal phone. A new study suggests [PDF] that the sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are largely driven by the 4.7-inch model. However, while forming less of the sales figures, the 5.5-inch …

This App Is Supposed to Prevent You from Sending Drunk Tweets

<i>This article originally appeared on Food & Wine.</i><p>A drunk text can wreak havoc on a single relationship, but a drunken social media post can ruin …

US government planes collecting phone data, report claims

<b>Devices that gather data from millions of mobile phones are being flown over the US by the government, according to the Wall Street Journal.</b><p>The "dirtbox" devices mimic mobile phone tower transmissions, and handsets transmit back their location and unique identity data, the report claims.<p>While they …

LeBron rises to Irving's late challenge

BOSTON -- After much was made about a reported exchange of words that Kyrie Irving and LeBron James later denied ever having following a loss in …

15 Photos That Will Convince You That Iceland Belongs on Another Planet

With huge volcanoes, erupting geysers, grand glaciers, and majestic waterfalls, Iceland has a little something for everyone. Particularly for photographers, however, Iceland is like a dream. The Nordic country, that lies between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean, is one of the most sparsely …

NBA scores: LeBron James leads comeback win against Boston and 3 other things we learned

LeBron James scores 41 in Cleveland's come from behind win, plus three other things we learned.<p>LeBron James wasn't supposed to come back to Boston as a Cavalier. The last time he was at the Garden in a Cavs jersey, the Celtics sent him packing in the 2010 playoffs. That was a fitting end for Boston …

8 Fashion "Rules" To Break Now

Debunking the 8 most common styling myths.<p>While trends are constantly evolving and changing, there is one thing we can be sure of when it comes to fashion—rules were meant to be broken. Come to think of it, we're not even sure who even made these rules, so it's time to debunk the 8 most common …

11 '90s Couples Whose Breakups Broke Your Heart

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, the breakups from the '90s, both real and fictional, that we're still not over<p>The breakups from the '90s, both real and fictional, that still have us heart-broken. <i>Via Cosmopolitan.com</i><p>Getty Images

Is the Nexus 6 camera any good? DxOMark thinks so

The Nexus 6 is making its rounds on all of the review channels this week, next up, the folks at DxOMark have put the new 13MP camera to the test. I’ll just go ahead and spoil the rest of this article right now, the Nexus 6 did quite well, landing in 6th place of all smartphones ever tested.<p>DxOMark, …

Nikon D4s - CNET

First impressions<p>Nikon has been rather coy about the successor to its high-end professional SLR. Sure, it appeared behind plate glass at CES and the CP+ photo expo this year, but no one was allowed to touch it or even take it out of the box. No specs were available either, which made things all the …

iPhone 6 outsells its big brother 3-to-1 in U.S.

The iPhone 6 is outselling the iPhone 6 Plus by a margin of 3-to-1 in the U.S., but that’s no knock on Apple’s giant-sized handset, according to a new report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners.<p>The research firm’s sales breakdown looked at the first 30 days the iPhone 6 family of handsets …

Leonardo DiCaprio's List Of Ladies

In honor of the actor's 41st birthday, we look back at the gaggle of models, actresses and all-around knockouts he's dated.<p>With George Clooney officially off the market, Leonardo DiCaprio may just be the most famous bachelor standing. In honor of the star's 41st birthday, we look back at the gaggle …

Kobe Bryant's Worst Game Ever Brings Lakers' Woes to New Lows

Earlier this week, the iconic Kobe Bryant surpassed John Havlicek to become the NBA's all-time leader in missed field-goal attempts.<p>Friday night, he tightened his hold on that record in a big way.<p>The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the reigning champion San Antonio Spurs by a final score of 93-80, …

Apple Loop: iPad Sales Crashing, Why Apple Is So Addictive, iPhone Demand High

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers lead times and demands for the new iPhones, projected iPad sales, Apple Pay, the addictive nature of the iPhone, a demonstration of CarPlay, $800 per share, ideas for Apple Watch developers, and the latest …

Iconic Party Photos From the Past

From swanky soirees to posh premieres, we look back at candid photos from some of the most iconic parties.<p>From swanky soirees to posh premieres, we look back at candid photos from some of the most iconic parties of all time. Hosted by Truman Capote, Halston and Diana Vreeland, with star attendees …

The World's 10 Most Expensive Houses—and Who Owns Them

Feast your eyes on some of the priciest homes on the planet.<p>The owners of the world’s most luxurious houses can be a mysterious bunch. We all know …