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Album Stream: The Internet ‘Feel Good’

Frank Ocean isn’t the only Odd Future member leading the R&B renaissance. OFWGKTA sub-group The Internet, lead by Syd Tha Kyd and Matt Martians, have …

Your Body Is The Computer

The last few years have presented an unprecedented shift in the computing world as PCs are being replaced with mobile devices. But now that a large portion of the market has already shifted, what comes after it? Last week, we looked at how the giants of tech are going after TV screens. This week, …

Hey mobile developers — here’s one way to make your apps more privacy-friendly

Excellent news for those who worry about the privacy implications of apps: MEF, a trade organization for mobile content and commerce firms, launched …

The World's Love Affair With Google's Chromecast Dongle Appears To Be Over

Tech pundits went nuts. Some declared it a threat to Apple's AirPlay, which works with the Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, and some Macs.<p>But after diving into the caveats that come with the Chromecast, it appears everyone's love affair with the gadget is over.<p>Here's why:<p>As The Verge points out, you're …

Google's New TV Gadget, the Chromecast

Chromecast doesn't so much "solve a problem" so much as create a new one: Why can't I put my content, whatever it is, on any screen I encounter, at the touch of a button?<p>For the past couple days, I've been playing with Google's new $35 device for your TV, the Chromecast. It works simply: You plug …

Connected cars are the future, but we still have miles to go

“Driveables” are one of the hottest trends of 2013 and money is flying at this space from all directions. Car manufactures, technology companies, startups, venture capitalists, telecom corporations — everyone wants to get in on what Forrester has called the “distinct fourth environment for …

Google Likely To Shatter The Price Of Glass Ahead Of Widespread Release

The tinkerers over at <i>Catwig</i> have performed what is believed to the first complete third-party teardown of Google Glass. While much of the reveal is just “gadget porn” for those into seeing the internals of new devices, perhaps what’s most fascinating is how unremarkable the insides really are in …

Anthony Weiner sext scandal reveals the almighty power of the internet

As a tableau it is becoming ever more familiar: the disgraced politician flanked by family members in various states of humiliation or anger, as he tries to explain away his moment of madness.<p>Last week it was the turn of the New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, mortified wife by his side. He …

Black Mauritanians suffer 'slavery-like' conditions, says UN

Black Mauritanians are still subject to slavery-like practices, including sexual violence and discrimination, a UN human rights expert has said.<p>The UN special rapporteur on racism, Mutuma Ruteere, told the Guardian that generations of people, particularly women and girls, were still living with …

Health insurance sales hit the mall -- and Web

Health insurers are opening stores alongside department stores, other typical mall tenants.<p><i>This story was originally published Sept. 12, 2013.</i><p>Theresa Pugh stopped at a store near Lord & Taylor after eating at the restaurant a few doors down.<p>She picked herself up a supplemental Medicare plan from …

Apple's shares fall on emerging market concerns

<b>Apple's shares fell more than 5% as investors worried that the firm's latest iPhone models may not help it increase its share in emerging markets.</b><p>It launched two models on Tuesday, the iPhone 5S and a cheaper iPhone 5C.<p>But the basic 5C model, with 16 gigabytes of storage, has been priced at £469 …