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Bad to worse: Samsung’s hold on global phone markets continues to slip

Samsung has lost the smartphone top spot in one of the fastest growing mobile markets in the world: India. New research from Canalys shows Samsung …

Windows 10 free for all Windows 8.1 and 7 users for first year of availability

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: left;"/>Microsoft has just announced the first pricing …

Luck selected 1st in Pro Bowl draft

PHOENIX -- Michael Irvin didn't hide his allegiances during Wednesday's Pro Bowl draft.<p>The Dallas Cowboys' Hall of Fame receiver picked seven …

The Secret to Thomas Keller's Roast Turkey Is Doing Absolutely Nothing

by Adina Steiman<p>A Thanksgiving Turkey | Photo: Romulo Yanes<p>When we asked renowned chef Thomas Keller to share his favorite recipe for roast turkey with us, as a kind of sequel to his insanely popular My Favorite Simple Roast Chicken, we expected to be amazed by a brilliant, cheffy trick that would …

Republican Congressman Claims Voting Machines Are Rigged

WASHINGTON -- A Virginia Republican congressman and the state’s GOP are claiming they’ve received reports of faulty polling machines in almost two dozen locations, with voters intending to vote Republican accidentally selecting the Democratic candidate instead. But the voter registrar in his …

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested in Thailand

One of the founders of Pirate Bay has been arrested under an Interpol warrant as he was crossing into Thailand from Laos.<p>Hans Fredrik Lennart Neij, who uses the alias TiAMO, was detained on Monday by Thai immigration police at a checkpoint in Thailand’s Nong Khai province.<p>Neij, along with other …

Everything You Need to Know About Molasses

When it's time for fall and winter baking, dark, sticky molasses gets pulled out from the back of my cabinet. There's no replacement for the sweet, …

Dessert

Officials Say Iran Is Hamas' 'Enabler' in Fight Against Israel

In a reminder of the Middle East’s intertwined nature, the latest violence between Israel and Hamas has U.S. and Israeli officials lamenting the role …

Big Ideas Gets a Bit Bigger

Inside Flipboard / June 23, 2014<p>We’ve got a special place for people aspiring to make the world better: it’s called Big Ideas. This category, which …

Obama requests $500M for Syria opposition

President Obama asked Congress Thursday for $500 million to train and arm members of opposition forces in Syria, part of an effort to stem insurgent violence that has spilled over into neighboring Iraq.<p>The proposed assistance can "help defend the Syrian people, stabilize areas under opposition …