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This is the first image of the Samsung Galaxy S8

Familiar around back, but all screen up front<p>Samsung’s Galaxy S8 will be unveiled on March 29th, according to a new report from <i>Venture Beat</i> that also includes the first photo we’ve seen of the coming flagship. The back of the device is very similar to last year’s Galaxy S7 (with the exception being …

Phones

Orange Is the New Black's Samira Wiley and Writer Lauren Morelli Are Now Engaged

Samira Wiley, who plays Poussey Washington on Netflix’s early breakout hit show <i>Orange Is the New Black,</i> just announced her engagement—to one of the …

Here's What's in the Next Xbox One System Update

As suspected, Microsoft on Tuesday officially announced the first details on the next Xbox One system update. Microsoft engineer Mike Ybarra wrote on the Xbox Wire that this month's update, which is available starting today for Preview Program members, focuses on social features (not background …

Apps

2016 game release-date calendar

It’s hard to keep track of everything in your life like doctors appointments, anniversaries, and birth days. But, most importantly, you need to know when new video games are coming out. Let us help.<p>This is where we’ll keep track of every game coming out in 2016. We’ll update this post as needed. If …

Xbox

The Simple Trick to Turning Any Stew Into a Pie

This simple trick for turning stew into pie has us wondering what we've been doing all our lives.<p>Come winter there's nothing better than tucking into something warm: your bed, the deep chair by the fire, a familiar book, or best of all, a pie. And, no, we're not talking apple.<p>We're talking <b>savory</b> …

Cooking

Oculus teams up with 20th Century Fox to bring virtual reality to movies

Oculus, the Facebook-owned virtual reality company, has partnered with 20th Century Fox to make movies available on its new VR cinema, Oculus Video,</i> …

Virtual Reality

This investor is chasing a new kind of fusion

<i>Tom Darden, the founder and CEO of the $2.2 billion private equity fund Cherokee Investment Partners, made his mark by acquiring and cleaning up</i> …

Tour Kris Jenner's Redesigned Mansion

While you might recognize the home's layout from episodes of <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashian,</i> the family's matriarch has given her space a total makeover. The home has been the backdrop to many of the show's scenes and recently served as the temporary living space for Kim and Kanye West, Kylie, …

Microsoft Thinks You Should Never Delete Files Ever Again

When I look at my email inbox, I can’t help but feel like I’m drowning. More than a hundred messages pour in every day, and if I’m lucky, I can reply …

iPhone 6s review roundup: 3D Touch is ‘fun and useful’, Live Photos hit and miss, significant camera upgrade

The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are launching in just four days time and right on schedule the embargo on reviews have been lifted. Apple is touting the new phones as major updates over the 6 and 6 Plus, with 12-megapixel camera and 4K video recording, ‘3D Touch’ pressure-sensitive display to enable …

Mobile Technology

Starbucks Android app now lets you place your order before you reach the store

If you haven’t got time to stand around in a Starbucks queue to place your order, the good news is that you no longer have to. The company, which first allowed iPhone users to place orders on the mobile app before reaching the store, has now added the same functionality to the Android app …<p>The …

Apps

The Secret Ingredient You Need For Flawless Mashed Potatoes

Don't settle for less.<p>There are many great ways to make mashed potatoes, but the basic recipe usually stays the same. There are the potatoes, of course. Butter is a must (unless you're going vegan). Milk or cream are necessary. So too is salt. And garlic is an individual choice.<p>But the one …

Cooking

How to Make Restaurant-Quality Slider Buns at Home

Already mastered all aspects of summer grilling? What about making the actual burger buns from scratch? Eater's food scientists friends from Seattle, Chefsteps, have a pretty foolproof recipe for springy, bronzed, perfect little buns. Watch the technique above and head this way for the full recipe.

Caitlyn Jenner's ESPYs opening was one of 2015's most powerful TV moments

Caitlyn Jenner gave a moving speech while accepting the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage during Wednesday night’s ESPY Awards, but equally powerful was …

'Downton Abbey' will end next season

<b>(CNN) —</b> Get out your lace hankies and prepare to sob quietly.<p>"Downton Abbey," the cultural juggernaut that offered the unwashed masses a glimpse into the staid yet dramatic life of early 20th-century English nobility, will end with its sixth season.<p>The show announced the decision Thursday and …

TV

Facebook is building a fleet of giant solar-powered drones

According to a report from The New York Times, Facebook has a codename for its drone: Aquila, which is also the name of the eagle in Greek mythology that carries Zeus's thunderbolts for him.<p>Aquila can reportedly stay in the air for up to three months at a time, and beam high-speed internet from …

Drones

Celine Dion returning to Las Vegas residency

Celine Dion took a hiatus from her Las Vegas concert residency beginning in August 2014 to tend to her ailing husband, René Angélil, but will be …