Evan Doyle

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Polish Mother Captures Heartwarming Photos of Her Son and Their Three Adopted Dogs

Three years ago, Agnieszka Gulczynska started photography as a way to capture the graceful movement of horses. When she became pregnant with her first child, Igor, she found that couldn't ride anymore, so instead, she ran after horses with her camera. Now two years old, Igor is Agnieszka's favorite …

Samsung breaks records with £45m push behind Galaxy S6

Korean giant throws marketing weight behind crucial new handset in smartphone battle with Apple<p>Samsung is launching a record-breaking £45m marketing barrage to support its new Galaxy S6 smartphone and regain ground lost to Apple.<p>The figure, disclosed by industry sources, is the largest ever for a …

Everyone is talking about how Microsoft Office 365 is suddenly beating Google Apps

Now, all of a sudden, sources all over the tech industry are noticing that Office 365 is everywhere.<p>And it's all because of one thing: Microsoft is telling customers to move their email to Microsoft's cloud instead of buying another Exchange server and hosting email in their own data centers, says …

Apps

Thinfilm’s smart bottle tells you if your Johnnie Walker scotch has been opened before

Perhaps you have heard about smart homes and smart light bulbs. Meet the smart bottle.<p>Yes, one of our most interesting new technologies is going to ensure that we can drink a bottle of scotch with the utmost confidence that it’s authentic. It will also give the scotch maker a way to engage more …

Whiskey

11 Unexpectedly Moving Works Of Art From "Spongebob Squarepants"

There's more than just nautical nonsense in that pineapple under the sea.

Curiosity Rover Shows Off Its Digs on Mars in a Selfie

The latest selfie from NASA's Curiosity rover isn't just a vanity shot — it serves as a guide to the Martian locale where it's been working for the past five months.<p>Two and a half years into its Mars mission, the six-wheeled, nuclear-powered robot is exploring Pahrump Hills, an outcrop at the base …

Mars Rover

Magic Leap Might Replace Your Smartphone, CEO Says

Rony Abovitz takes to Reddit to tease the "everyday computing" potential of the secretive company's "techno-biology."<p>Magic Leap, the secretive “cinematic reality” company that raised $542 million from Google, Qualcomm and others last fall, is gunning for your smartphone — and all the other screens …

Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.

Advertising

The new clash over cannabis

Rising tensions between states over pot put pressure on Obama to act.<p>The Obama administration and many congressional Republicans have been loath to go anywhere near the experiment with marijuana legalization in Colorado and other states. But pressure is mounting on Washington to take a stand on …

"Sex Parties Make My Marriage Better"

This wife sleeps with other men — and her husband couldn't be happier about it.<p>It's a Friday night, and mid-orgasm, my eyes lock on my husband. He smiles, giving me that devilish look that still makes my stomach flip, even six years into our marriage. The only thing: He's not the man I'm having sex …

5 high-yield, high-tech stocks for 2015

In 2014, the tech sector has once again proven that it’s one of the biggest drivers of returns for investors.<p>As proof, consider the iShares Dow Jones …

U.S. set to blame North Korea for Sony hack

The U.S. is ready to blame North Korea for the crippling hack attack at Sony Pictures, as the studio said Wednesday it would cancel next week's planned release of its controversial comedy "The Interview."<p>U.S. investigators say an announcement pinning the blame on hackers working for the Pyongyang …

Police look for clues in case of Mississippi teen burned to death

A mysterious and gruesome crime ended the life of 19-year-old Jessica Chambers.<p>She was found badly burned Saturday night on a rural Mississippi road by first responders after a passerby called 911.<p>"You couldn't recognize her because she was unrecognizable," her father, Ben Chambers, told CNN …

Breached webcam and baby monitor site flagged by watchdogs

<b>The public is being warned about a website containing thousands of live feeds to baby monitors, stand-alone webcams and CCTV systems.</b><p>Data watchdogs across the world have drawn attention to the Russian-based site, which broadcasts footage from systems using either default passwords or no log-in …

RemoteAccess

Carmakers prepare to shift to hydrogen fuel cells

Concerned about slow sales of electric cars and plug-in hybrids, automakers are increasingly betting the future of green cars on hydrogen fuel cell technology.<p>Even Toyota Motor Corp., maker of the popular Prius gas-electric hybrid, will use hydrogen instead of batteries to power its next generation …

A Developer Says Apple Sent Him Screenshots Of Porn In Order To Confirm How Easy It Is To Search For Porn With His App

In a Medium post, developer Carl Smith has a detailed story about how his app was denied access to the Apple Store because of how easy it was to search for porn (and find it) using the app.<p>In order to prove this to Smith, Apple allegedly sent him a screenshot of a man masturbating.<p>And, there was no …

Smart technology tracks hospital patients

A child checks in to have a cyst removed at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, and the admissions clerk gives her a disposable ID bracelet loaded with her identification, her date of admission and her physician’s name and contact number. Her worried parents get bracelets with smart tracking …

This Wearable Tunes Out Your Annoying Boss

In another exclusive concept, Code and Theory shares an idea for a wearable that helps you unplug.<p>Today, our electronics buzz, blink, and beep. They constantly distract us. And smartwatches haven’t changed this. In fact, they double down on notifications. The connect us more.<p>For our Wearables Week, …

Wearable Tech

Feds nail Google for ‘family fraud;’ fine the company $19 million

A drop in the bucket. But it’s a start.<p>The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hit Mountain View-based Google with a $19 million fine for unfairly billing children — yes kids — for millions in unauthorized credit card charges from the tech titans Google Play app store.<p>The children, many of them …

Hands On: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge

Samsung recently unveiled two new Galaxy Note phones, one that’s a by-the-book upgrade to last year’s Note 3, and one that does something innovative …

Has The End Of The Banana Arrived?

Researchers fear that a relentless and virulent fungus could cripple the world's banana monoculture<p>Two weeks ago, at a conference in South Africa, scientists met to discuss how to contain a deadly banana disease outbreak in nearby Mozambique, Africa. At fault was a fungus that continues its march …

Forestry

War is turning us into Facebook monsters

<b>(AP/Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Has your news feed become a political battlefield? You aren’t alone<p>Merissa Nathan Gerson<p>August 10, 2014 10:59am (UTC)<p>About a month ago, a friend of mine started posting things about Gaza on Facebook. She was terror-struck by the death of children, especially having one of her …

Tony Stewart Hit And Killed A Fellow Driver In His Sprint Car, Will Race Today

<b>UPDATE:</b> Stewart will NOT race today. See below for recent developments and video.<p>In a developing story that seems to keep getting worse, NASCAR driver Tony Stewart reportedly intentionally ran over fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. during an altercation at Canandaigua Speedway on Saturday night. Not …

Why your brand-new plane doesn't have a seat-back TV

Earlier this year, I boarded a United flight from Newark to San Diego. After passing the first few rows, a young boy turned to his mother and asked, "Why aren't there any TVs?"<p>"It's probably an older plane," she responded -- but that couldn't be further from the truth.<p>The aircraft, a 737-900 with …

New FICO criteria could help borrowers

The nation's dominant credit-scoring system is being revised in a way that could save consumers nationwide billions of dollars, especially in qualifying for mortgages, auto loans and credit cards at lower interest rates.<p>The changes to FICO criteria are aimed at reducing the negative effect of …

Personal Finance

EVANS: A Cheaper iPhone Wouldn't Do Much For Apple, But It Would Have A Big Impact On Android

In a month, Apple will announce the iPhone 6. This release is expected to be a radical departure for Apple.<p>After years of releasing one uniform screen size for its new phones, Apple will reportedly introduce a 4.7-inch iPhone and a 5.5-inch iPhone. Apple currently offers a 4-inch iPhone (the 5C and …

China Doesn’t Want You to See the Internet Addiction Film ‘Web Junkie’

The directors of the documentary Web Junkie on how they infiltrated a Chinese Internet addiction clinic—and got the teenage boys to tell their …

Want to buy some air? Some cities have plenty to sell

David Tuchmann admits that he has a unique challenge: building land where none exists.<p>Tuchmann, who works for real estate developer Akridge in …