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Use These Apps and Techniques to Take Better Night Shots with an iPhone

I ditched my DSLR in favor of an iPhone back in 2012, well aware of what I was giving up. But I love to travel light, and by using the iPhone as my …

Fidel Castro, human rights violator he was, did plenty of good for Cuba

<b>To the editor:</b> Jonah Goldberg's column on the passing of Fidel Castro relegates what ought to be a serious discussion of the late Cuban leader's political legacy to a kind of non-historical rhetorical jousting. ("Fidel Castro died as he lived — praised by useful idiots," Opinion, Nov. 28)<p>Certainly …

Cuba

Colombia's government formally ratifies revised Farc peace deal

New accord with rebels has 50 changes to initial deal that was rejected by voters in October referendum<p>Colombia’s government has formally ratified a revised peace agreement with the Farc leftist rebel group, capping four years of negotiations, a referendum rejection, last-minute compromises and two …

South America

iPhone app gives digital shooters a taste of film

What is the best way to convince a global community of mostly digital photographers that they should pick up an old camera and shoot film? Put film on the iPhone.<p>That is exactly what Seattle-based Mastin Labs has done with its new film emulation app for iOS, Filmborn.<p>Filmborn lets you shoot …

iPhone Apps

Charge Your iPhone and Apple Watch Together With Belkin’s New Charger

With so much mobile technology around these days, it’s essential that there are sufficient charging stations that go with them. Earlier this year …

Apple Watch

Messi, Neymar, Suárez, Iniesta in Ballon D'Or shortlist

The Ballon D'Or has changed this year, but one thing stays the same: Barcelona stars are on the shortlist.<p>Lionel Messi, Luis Suárez, Neymar Jr. and …

Soccer

Rivers becomes Chargers' all-time passing leader

Philip Rivers continues to smash his way through the San Diego Chargers' record book. On Thursday, he surpassed Dan Fouts to become the franchise's …

NFL

Winning close games key to Chargers' bouncing back in 2016

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Fantasy Football

Cowboys sign Mark Sanchez after he's cut by Broncos

The Denver Broncos washed their hands of Mark Sanchez, cutting the veteran quarterback on Saturday. He was quickly signed by the Dallas Cowboys.

NFL

Sam Bradford traded to Vikings for two draft picks

In a stunning move that thrusts Minnesota right back into the NFC North arms race, the Vikings executed a blockbuster trade for Eagles quarterback …

Football (U.S.)

Chargers sign Joey Bosa to four-year contract

The Chargers have announced they have signed Joey Bosa to a four-year contract. The deal is worth $25.8 million with a $17 million signing bonus, NFL …

Football (U.S.)

How to Dress Better Starting Right Now, From Hollywood's Top Stylists

Fall is just around the corner, which means it’s a good time to step up your style game. Your boss will be back from vacation, you’ll be going on dinner dates instead of beach trips, and you’ll need to navigate layering all over again. But improving your skills doesn’t simply mean maxing out your …

Clothing

Apple is losing its lead in smartphones

He was wrong.<p>It's been over nine years and no one has made a better phone than the iPhone. But after all these years, the iPhone's lead has never been smaller. In fact, it's razor thin.<p>This week I reviewed the Galaxy Note 7, the new phone from Samsung that beats the iPhone in a lot of key ways.<p>It …

Mobile Technology

Le'Veon Bell's suspension reduced to three games

For the second year in a row, the appeals process has worked in Le'Veon Bell's favor. The Steelers running back's suspension has been reduced from …

Fantasy Football

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Apple rehires former senior iOS engineer turned Flipboard co-founder for health software

As it continues to expand its health services for users, Apple has rehired Flipboard co-founder Evan Doll. According to Doll’s LinkedIn profile, he will work in the company’s health software department. Doll apparently rejoined Apple last month as a “director of health software engineering” (via …

Tim Cook

Why Apple Just Acquired This A.I. Startup for a Reported $200 Million

As the artificial intelligence race heats up, the tech company is focused on developing its own tools to compete with Facebook, Google, and Amazon.<p>Four years ago, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos granted $2 million to endow two professorships at the University of Washington, for Carlos Guestrin, …

Chargers wideout Stevie Johnson out for season

Veteran wide receiver Stevie Johnson learned that he will not play this season for the Chargers following surgery to repair his meniscus, a source …

Fantasy Football

Lane Johnson facing 10-game suspension for PEDs

The Philadelphia Eagles are in danger of losing one of their best offensive linemen for a majority of the 2016 season.<p>Lane Johnson is facing a …

Carson Palmer, Larry Fitzgerald sign 1-year extensions

A team that has used dollars to show faith in its young, budding stars is also taking care of its veterans. Arizona has extended Carson Palmer and …

NFL

Andre Johnson signing with Titans for third AFC South team

The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with veteran wide receiver Andre Johnson on Friday.<p>The Titans have not disclosed terms of the deal, but sources …

Seahawks extend Pete Carroll's contract through 2019

Two days after signing general manager John Schneider to a new deal, the Seattle Seahawks are extending coach Pete Carroll's contract.<p>The team has …

NFL

Josh Gordon reinstated, will be suspended four games

Josh Gordon is getting another chance. The wide receiver will be reinstated and face a four-game suspension, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports.

Football (U.S.)

Brie Larson confirmed as 'Captain Marvel'

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Oscar winner Brie Larson has a new title to add to her resume: Superhero.<p>Disney and Marvel announced Saturday at Comic-Con that Larson will star in "Captain Marvel" as the butt-kicking air force pilot Carol Danvers who gets special powers after an alien encounter.<p>"Captain Marvel" …

Sam Allardyce leaves Sunderland to become England manager

Sam Allardyce has left Sunderland to become the new England manager, the Football Association (FA) has announced.<p>Allardyce, 61, leaves Sunderland to …

Dennis Green, ex-Vikings, Cardinals coach, dies at 67

Former Vikings and Cardinals coach Dennis Green has passed away at the age of 67, his family announced Friday. He famously coached Minnesota to a …

NFL

Apple buys out cloud music provider Omnifone [u]

Apple has bought out "global music platform provider" Omnifone in a deal thought to be worth $10 million, a report said on Wednesday.

Apple Music

How the Panama Papers journalists broke the biggest leak in history

Gerard Ryle led the international team that divulged the Panama Papers, the 11.5 million leaked documents from 40 years of activity of the Panamanian …

No More Twitter for the Internet's Self-Proclaimed 'Supervillain'

Milo Yiannopoulos was banned after hateful messages received by Leslie Jones, a star of the new Ghostbusters movie.<p><b>NEWS BRIEF</b> The self-proclaimed “most fabulous supervillain on the internet” is no longer on Twitter. Milo Yiannopoulos (@Nero), who had 338,000 followers, many of whom made up a …