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It costs $5M to keep Zuckerberg safe, and four other things we learned from Facebook

The world's largest social network reported blockbuster revenue and profits. But that's not all we found out about the company.<p>Facebook's history is already the stuff of Silicon Valley legend: CEO Mark Zuckerberg dropped out of Harvard soon after launching the social network, which became one of …

Football betting: Leicester to keep the champagne on ice in tricky Manchester United test

There's nothing unusual in the Premier League title being sealed at Old Trafford. But if Leicester do it on Sunday it will arguably be the most …

What Every Business Can Learn from the Kelly Ripa-ABC Spat

The drama that has been unfolding around ABC’s popular morning show, <i>Live! With Kelly and Michael</i> offers powerful lessons for anyone who has ever been …

Samsung Shows Off A New Attitude In San Francisco This Week

The company’s executives shed some of the buttoned-up formality they’re know for at its developer conference.<p>Call it a makeover. Samsung has long had a reputation in America for being businesslike, mechanical, and inscrutable. At the tech giant’s annual developer conference, the presentations are …

Investor Carl Icahn Dumps Apple Shares Over China Concerns

Billionaire Carl Icahn, who has been buying large amounts of Apple stock over the past three years, today told <i>CBNC</i> that he sold his stake in the company.<p>"We no longer have a position in Apple," Icahn told CNBC's "Power Lunch" on Thursday, noting Apple is a "great company" and CEO Tim Cook is "doing …

Markets

17 best moments from Beyoncé's 'Formation' tour opener

Beyoncé launched her Formation World Tour at Florida’s Marlins Ballpark last night, and ears across Miami-Dade County are still ringing. (Also: …

Kelly Rowland

On Tour with Prince: A Photo Story and Remembrance

<b>June 21, 2011.</b> “You want to shoot Prince’s European Tour? Need to know ASAP.”<p><b>January 28, 1985.</b> I had snuck my 12″ Sampro B/W television that my …

The Newest Korean Beauty Trend Is Green Vegetables for Your Skin

When we saw the freshest trend rolling out of beauty hotspot South Korea, we couldn't believe our eyes. Not because it was that groundbreaking—because really, it's not earth-shattering stuff—but because no one had thought to blend greens into skin care products before now. We're talking about …

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn sells entire stake in Apple

Icahn has sold his shares in the company because of concerns over China’s influence on its stock price<p>Carl Icahn, the billionaire activist investor who has long been one of the most prominent voices declaring the company to be undervalued, says he has sold his entire stake in the technology firm, …

India Box Office: 'Jungle Book' Becomes Top Hollywood Release Ever

Released in the country a week ahead of the U.S., the Jon Favreau film has beaten previous record holder 'Furious 7' by grossing $23.7 million in its …

The Best & Worst Comic-Book Movies Of All Time

The plethora of superheroes gracing the big screen can be overwhelming. Batman's fighting Superman, Captain America's fighting Iron Man — and who the …

Selena Gomez’s Life Story Is Becoming a Lifetime Drama

Gomez is executive-producing alongside . . . Kevin Spacey?<p>Who says 23-year-olds are too young to have their very own biopics? Not <b>Selena Gomez</b>, apparently. <i>Entertainment Weekly</i> has confirmed that the actress/musician will be executive-producing her very own autobiographical drama for Lifetime—with …

The Japanese Publisher Of ‘Ghost In The Shell’ Insists Scarlett Johansson Is ‘Well Cast’

Paramount’s live-action remake of <i>Ghost in the Shell</i> is currently the most talked-about movie on the internet, though not for reasons the studio might’ve hoped for. Scarlett Johansson’s starring role in <i>Ghost in the Shell</i>, a property originally set in Japan and starring Japanese characters, has …

Anime

Meet the gambling kingpin funding Eve Online's biggest war

The enemy is at the gates, and they are super rich<p>His name is Joe, and he lives in Georgia. But in the world of <i>Eve Online</i> he's known as Lenny Kravitz2 — yes, like the musician — and right now he's personally bankrolling what may be the biggest interstellar war in gaming history.<p>Not long ago we …

6 secret iPhone camera tricks you’ll wish you had always known

Even for its time, the 2 megapixel camera that came with the original iPhone was unremarkable; the captured detail was wanting and the camera …

Mobile Photography

Google's 360-degree monster short is the future of movies

Teased in trailers last month, Google has finally posted the full video of its epic 360-degree short monster movie <i>Help</i> on YouTube.<p>Directed by Justin …

Snapchat under fire for 'racist' Bob Marley filter

<b>Update 4/20 10:54 a.m.:</b> <i>Snapchat issued a statement about the filter, quoted in full below.</i><p>Today is April 20 (also known as 420), a date of special …

Here's Why Shares of Coca-Cola Are Sliding

Coca-Cola kicked off 2016 with results that should easily please Wall Street observers. The beverage giant’s first-quarter sales and profits exceeded …

Ty Dolla $ign Premieres His Documentary 'FREE TC,' a Short Film About His Brother's Incarceration

"This is really more than just an album; it’s about a movement. This documentary is meant to give the world a closer look at TC's story and what I'm trying to do with this album."<p><i>Photo courtesy of Atlantic</i><p>This past fall, LA singer, songwriter, and all around musical genius Ty Dolla $ign released …

Ty Dolla $ign

UK fans annoyed by absence of extras from Star Wars: The Force Awakens DVD

Only Blu-ray versions of JJ Abrams’s space blockbuster reboot feature much-publicised documentary and deleted scenes<p>UK-based Star Wars fans are furious that the new DVD release of The Force Awakens fails to include much-publicised deleted scenes or a download link to watch the movie online.<p>JJ …

Google's chief futurist Ray Kurzweil thinks we could start living forever by 2029

Kurzweil is one of the biggest believers in The Singularity, the moment when humans — with the aid of technology —will supposedly live forever.<p>He's chosen the year 2045 because, according to his calculations, "The nonbiological intelligence created in that year will reach a level that's a billion …

Singularity

Watch Rihanna’s ‘Needed Me’ Video, Directed By Harmony Korine

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, and it’s been a long time since a pop princess had an edge like this. No stranger to the thin side of the wedge, reigning Billboard champion for nine weeks and femme-fatale-to-half-your-favorite-rappers Rihanna just debuted her fan-f*cking-tastic video for …

Spring Break

Rihanna is a Creative Director

Puma has tapped the singer...<p>Rihanna has been posting photos from Germany, with an emphasis on her white trainers, and it's all beginning to make sense. The CFDA Style Icon and Grammy Award winner has been meeting with Puma in Herzogenaurach, Germany and "will work with Puma to design and customize …

Grammy Awards

Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p>January 5, 2018<p>January 4, 2018<p>January 3, …

Scarlett Johansson Opens Up to Barbara Walters

From the editors of ELLE.com, the notoriously private celebrity sits down for an intimate interview.<p>It's an undisputed fact that Scarlett Johansson is one of Hollywood's sexiest actresses, but apparently, there's one person who might disagree with that statement: Scarlett Johansson.<p>As one of …

The Best Ads Of Spring 2015

See the most stellar ad campaigns of Spring 2015.<p>See the most stellar ad campaigns of Spring 2015.<p>AG Jeans<p>Barney's New York<p>Thomas Wylde<p>Mango<p>Diane Von Furstenberg<p>Tommy Hilfiger<p>FRAME Denim<p>Whistles<p>Karl Lagerfeld<p>Oscar de la Renta<p>Iro<p>Kurt Geiger<p>Stella McCartney<p>Edun<p>Saint Laurent<p>Balenciaga<p>Coach<p>DKNY<p>Donna …

Watch Samuel L. Jackson Urge Celebrities to Join in Protesting 'Racist Police'

As thousands of protesters took to the streets of Washington, D.C., and New York this past weekend to protest the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael …