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'Never Before in History': Fox News' Shep Smith Assails Trump for 'Unprecedented' Attacks on NATO Allies

Fox News' Shep Smith sounded the alarm Wednesday about President Donald Trump's relentless and unfounded attacks on NATO, warning, "The president …

Donald Trump

A Spacecraft Is Closing in on a Mineable Asteroid

Last week, we told you about Made in Space, the California company manufacturing ultra-high-quality fiber optics and more aboard the International …

The Roku Premiere+ is down to its lowest price ever

The Roku Premiere+ media streaming device is down to $78.22 on Amazon. This is a device that regularly sells at $85 on Amazon and $90 at other …

Kick off the weekend with 31 temporarily free and 16 on-sale apps

Article Contents<p>Welcome to the first Friday of October. It's been a crazy week, that's for sure. Once again, it's time for another app sales post. We …

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One Night, the boutique last-minute hotel app, is expanding internationally to London

One Night, the last-minute booking app for boutique hotels, is expanding internationally — starting today with London.<p>One Night was created by Standard International, which is the parent company of Standard Hotels. Originally the company launched an app called One Night Standard, which was a way to …

RAGS TO RICHES: MEET SIR SORBET

Sorbet being interviewed by Katniss, Cat Reporter<p><b>KATNISS:</b> Sorbet, you went from being cold and hungry, living on the streets, to wearing a tux and …

Red Carpet

Android 5.0 Lollipop rolls out to more Sony Xperia Z devices

Today, Android 5.0 Lollipop is heading out to the Xperia Z3 Dual, Xperia Z1, Xperia Z1 Compact and Xperia Z Ultra smartphones, which is right on schedule. In the past few months, Sony has also pushed out Lollipop updates to a variety of its Xperia Z3 and Z2 devices.<p>Sony has even more devices with …

'The View' sees big changes: Jenny and Sherri are out

Barbara Walters' celebratory departure from ABC's <i>The View</i> last month has paved the way for a total reset of the 17-year-old talk show's panel of gabby women.<p>Sherri Shepherd is exiting after a seven-year run, failing to reach terms on a new contract, and Jenny McCarthy has been fired after a single …

'Moto X + 1' = Motorola's next Android phone?

The kids, they just love the algebra these days. At least that's what the marketing folks at Motorola seem to be thinking if the latest from online leak-master @evleaks is to be believed.<p>Late Saturday, the notorious (and often accurate) Twitter account tweeted what appears to be a leaked logo for …

Jan 21, 2014 at 4:22am UTC

Sneak peek from “The Indecision Amalgamation” which will air Thursday, April 3rd. http://t.co/tmqskRnuuK

Shared.Com Takes On Mega, Dropbox With 100GB Of Free Storage Space

Share Media is a four-person, bootstrapped company that aims to take on Kim Dotcom. Their service, basically a way to drag and drop files and instantly share them with others, offers 100GB free with a file size limit of 2GB. As of this writing Kim Dotcom’s Mega has an upward limit of 50GB of …

Nexus 7 Trade-Ins Suggest Lots Of Upgraders To New Model, Little To No Interest From The iPad Crowd

The new Google Nexus 7 is a big improvement over the original with a bunch of additions like LTE and a super high-resolution display – the best in tablets, in fact. And that’s driving a lot of first generation device owners to trade in their old Nexus 7, according to gadget buy-back site Gazelle. …

Google Now finally comes to desktop Chrome browser

Google's quest to bring Google Now over to its desktop Chrome browser has been years in the making, but today it's finally official. The latest version of Chrome will display many Google Now cards you'd normally see on your Android or iOS smartphone, including weather, sports scores, event …

The story behind Sir Stuffington, the internet's favorite one-eyed pirate cat

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>"Every person can make a difference; all you have to do is stop and pick up a stray …

Android 4.4.1 is now rolling out to the Nexus 5, download link available [Update: Nexus 4 and Nexus 7, too!]

Earlier today we reported that Android 4.4.1 would be rolling out to the Nexus 5 over the next few days. Well, that was a quick wait: the rollout has now officially begun begun!<p>As expected, the update primarily focuses on improving the camera experience through a refreshed camera app that will …

Why aren’t Amazon and Hulu shows playing on Netflix’s level?

When Netflix (s NFLX) made television history this summer with its nine Emmy nominations for <i>House of Cards</i>, there was a lot of discussion about how …

Activists say they have found way round Chinese internet censorship

Cyber-activists have retaliated against Chinese authorities' censorship of foreign media websites by exposing an apparent weakness in the country's vast internet control apparatus.<p>China blocked the Wall Street Journal and Reuters Chinese-language websites on Friday after a New York Times exposé …

Google and Microsoft agree steps to block abuse images

<b>Leading search engine companies Google and Microsoft have agreed measures to make it harder to find child abuse images online.</b><p>As many as 100,000 search terms will now return no results that find illegal material, and will trigger warnings that child abuse imagery is illegal.<p>PM David Cameron has …

Call of Duty - Activision Launches New Call of Duty: Ghosts App Providing Users with Second Screen and Clan Editing

<i>Call of Duty</i> is a new companion app from Activision that released alongside the latest title in the series, <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>. It provides special …

New 14-foot 'sea serpent' found in Southern California

For the second time in less than a week, a 'sea serpent' attracted gawkers on a Southern California beach.<p>This time the rare, snakelike oarfish washed up Friday afternoon in Oceanside.<p>U-T San Diego reported that it measured nearly 14 feet long and attracted a crowd of up to 75 people.<p>Oceanside …

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Putin's Leadership On Syria Could Increase Attention On His Country's LGBT Issues

WASHINGTON — The current focus on Russian President Vladimir Putin's involvement in the international debate over Syria has turned some of the attention away from his country's own increasingly anti-LGBT environment. As three events in the past 24 hours show, however, Putin's LGBT problem isn't …

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