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AOL's Alto email app for Android channels Google's Inbox

Just when you thought AOL had quit the email game, the company has bounced back with a new Android app to manage multiple inboxes with a slick interface and some clever features reminiscent of Google’s Inbox.<p>Alto supports AOL, Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo, iCloud and other email accounts. In addition to …

Apps

Taylor Swift's Alleged Stalker Is Trying to Summon Her to Court

He claims she never wanted him charged with a crime.<p><i>The Westerly Sun</i> reports a 24-year-old man who was arrested for trespassing at Taylor Swift's Rhode Island home is trying to get a court to compel the singer to testify in person against him.<p>Nathan T. Field was charged with willful trespassing on …

If you make less than $50,440, proposal could increase overtime pay

Nearly 5 million more Americans would qualify for overtime pay under new rules proposed Tuesday by the Obama administration, a long-anticipated move expected to affect a broad swath of salaried employees from store managers to social workers to restaurant shift supervisors.<p>The Department of Labor’s …

DxO One hands-on review

Here comes another new camera which is promising to revolutionise the compact camera market – the DxO One features a 20-million-pixel 1-inch type BSI …

EU agrees to eliminate roaming charges but net neutrality rules disappoint

The European Union reached an agreement today that will end roaming charges for people travelling within its 28 member countries as of June 2017. The new agreement, brought into effect after months of deliberation, also introduces the EU's first net neutrality rules. As part of the agreement, …

Telecoms

16 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Your Independence Day Grill

Can't decide what to make for the biggest cook-out holiday of the year? We've got you covered. From smoky ribs to spiced kebabs, juicy pork chops, and spicy chicken wings, we have 16 great excuses to fire up your grill this Fourth of July.<p>Before you get started, make sure you know how to these …

Face to Face With a Grizzly

2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japanese bullet train

ODAWARA, Japan (AP) — A man set himself on fire on a high-speed bullet train in Japan on Tuesday, killing himself and another passenger as the coach …

Japan

Five of the best smartwatches for 2015

From the Apple Watch, the Pebble Time and a raft of Google Android Wear watches, there are a lot to choose from. Here are the five best.<p>Smartwatches are the hottest thing in technology right now. The little wrist-based screens are dragging timepieces into the 21st century and shifting the buzzing, …

Wearable Tech

Ask Siri What Zero Divided By Zero Is and Receive the Best Response Ever

The Twitterverse lost their marbles Monday night over a fabulous in-joke from the tech wizards at Apple. Feel the burn.<p>Siri has always been too …

Siri

Sprint embarks on quest to fix its image, one house call at a time

The struggling carrier's Direct 2 You program, which brings a customer rep to a place of your choosing, now serves New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Denver.<p>NEW YORK -- Michelle Hamilton may not have always liked Sprint, but she's stuck with the wireless service since 1998.<p>They were far from …

Telecoms

Captured escapee David Sweat says he planned to go to Mexico, Cuomo says

<b>Malone, New York (CNN) —</b> David Sweat and Richard Matt planned to head to Mexico after busting out of Clinton Correctional Facility more than three weeks ago, but had to improvise after the prison tailor accused of aiding them failed to show up to give them a ride, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday, …

Crime

Here's how Google checks for lag on your Android phone

Yes, Google hates lag on smartphones as much as you do -- enough so that the search giant has a robot dedicated to spotting that delay between your finger input and what happens on screen. Meet the Chrome TouchBot, an OptoFidelity-made machine that gauges the touchscreen latency on Android and …

Apple Music Coming to Sonos Home Audio Systems by End of 2015

Popular Wi-Fi home audio system manufacturer Sonos has supported direct streaming of Beats Music since the music service's launch in early 2014, but the company has repeatedly stated it will not initially support Apple Music when that service launches this week. Apple Music senior director Ian …

Apple Music