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Clinton: I Will Fight For Flint

The Democratic candidate left New Hampshire just days before the primary to speak at a church in troubled Flint, Michigan.<p>FLINT, Michigan — It was …

Smart cube lamp shows emoji and sets the mood

LED cube lamps have been around for a while, but they tend to either be make-it-yourself affairs or limited in what they can do. However, Spin-R might finally bring that lighting tech to your living room. It's crowdfunding Tittle (yes, we know), a 512-light lamp that you can program to do your …

NextGenVest CEO On What Fintech Startups Can Learn From Uber

Harry Stebbings Contributor<p>Harry Stebbings is the founder and host of The Twenty Minute VC , an independent podcast focused on venture capital.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The four key responsibilities of a good board member<br>• Is thematic investing the future of venture capital?<p>Last week, following …

Startups

Study shows Apple may be making a new 4-inch iPhone 5se to please those resistant to change

With rumors circulating that Apple will unveil a 4-inch iPhone in March dubbed the ‘5se,’ many wonder why the company would take a step backwards with regard to screen size. New research may shed some light on why.<p>According to Mixpanel, 32.22 percent of iOS users are using an iPhone 5S or earlier. …

Microsoft may be running the biggest Turing test in history

If you live in China and you've been on WeChat, there's a decent chance you've come across or at least heard of chatty teenager named Xiaoice.<p>Xiaoice …

Android Circuit: Apple's Android Mistake, Samsung Confirms New Galaxy Phone, Google's Browser Wars

Taking a look back at seven days of news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit includes the launch date of #TheNextGalaxy, Samsung accidentally confirming the S7 Edge, the updated Apple Music for Android app, BlackBerry’s commitment to Android, Marshmallow’s market share of Android, …

Apple Music

Messaging app 'Wiper' launches streaming service for indie flicks

Wiper, the popular secure mobile messaging app, today announced an additional $2 million in funding, and the launch of its indie film streaming service.<p>Of thousands of films that are made each year only a handful (about 2 percent) secure distribution. With customers craving video content like …

Verizon's video service sidesteps Verizon's bandwidth caps

Engadget's parent company Verizon is taking a page from T-Mobile's playbook and proving that it really doesn't care about net neutrality. The latest update to its Go90 video streaming app makes it so watching the company's content won't count toward a Verizon customer's 4G LTE data cap. This is bad …

H1Z1 zombie game splits into two strains — and spreads to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One

The thing about a zombie virus is that it spreads so fast you can’t contain it. Now, publisher Daybreak is finding that something similar is true of zombie survival games.<p>H1Z1, Daybreak’s open-world online zombie survival game that is still in development, is splitting up into two discrete games. …

Here's how The Division's map compares to GTA 5 and Fallout 4

We all know on an intellectual level that it isn't the <i>size</i> of the map, it's what the game does with it that counts. But it's still satisfying to put …

Grand Theft Auto

Stew Science: Why You Shouldn't Cook Your Beef All Day

As anyone who has ever tried to eat at a dozen Nashville hot fried chicken joints in the course of one day can tell you, you absolutely <i>can</i> have too much of a good thing.<p>I used to be of the mindset that if cooking a stew for a long time is a good idea, then cooking it even longer is a better idea. I …

Cooking

5 Topics for Republican Debate No. 7

The Republican presidential candidates will face each other Thursday night for the final time before Monday’s Iowa caucuses, minus Donald Trump (at least as of now). Trump, the frontrunner, announced Tuesday he would not attend the Fox News-hosted event following clashes with the network and …

5 Topics for Democratic Debate No. 4

<i>Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley will meet on the debate stage Sunday amid the fiercest Democratic rhetoric of the presidential cycle to date. The tightening of the race between Clinton and Sanders has escalated the political jabs between the once-cordial adversaries. Clinton</i> …

5 Topics for Republican Debate No. 6

Thursday’s Republican presidential debate comes at a crucial point in the nominating process as we close in on the Iowa caucuses and New Hampshire primary. The mud slinging on the trail is evidence the race is still very much in flux, something backed up by recent national and early state polls. …

All About Interior Design Tips

Good or bad, most of us are at least amateur interior designers. Anyone who’s bought a couch, placed books on a coffee table or uttered the phrase “feng shui” has been dabbling in home decoration. If you want to make a home your own, having some semblance of interior design in mind is extremely …

City Guide: San Francisco

Generations have come to San Francisco in search of something big. The city’s beloved football team—the 49ers—took its name from the 300,000+ hardy miners seeking wealth during the California Gold Rush of 1849. A little over a hundred years later, idealistic youths camped out in San Francisco’s …

11 Breadmaking Terms Every Serious Baker Should Know

Do you know your poolish from your preferment? These bread-baking terms will prep you for the path to beautiful boules.<p>So you've tried your hand at bread-making and discovered you've got a knack for it. But do you know your poolish from your preferment? Your miche from your boule? Before you sink …

Bread

Vanessa Hudgens dedicates 'Grease: Live' to her father, who died a day before the show

It was a night of highs and lows for Vanessa Hudgens, who announced that her father died of cancer just before her highly anticipated performance in Fox's "Grease: Live."<p>The "High School Musical" alum took to<p>Twitterjust before the show to share the sad news and dedicate her performance to him.<p>"I am …

7 Great Uses for a Fine-Mesh Strainer (Besides Straining)

When you live in a small New York City apartment with virtually no storage space, you learn a trick or two. You mount floor-to-ceiling shelves, you compress all your sweaters and blankets in vacuum-sealed bags, and you make sure that every single piece of kitchen equipment you own earns its keep. …

Kitchens

Egg and Cheese Puffs Recipe

"I sometimes take this to work in the mornings and everyone who has ever tried it has asked for the recipe. Try it with your favorite salsa on top. …

Breakfast

Fallout 4 update 1.3 detailed, available for PCs now

Bethesda has announced <i>Fallout 4</i> update 1.3 for the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The update brings with it several updates, some of which are …

16 Celebrities Share the Winter Beauty Essentials They Actually Use

It’s brisk out there. As we know all too well, it’s not easy to keep your skin dewy and moisturized in the face of weather cracking and chapping your …

Skin Care

'Ant Simulator' Cancelled After Devs Blow Crowdfunding Money On Booze And Strippers

The cancellation of <i>Ant Simulator</i> is one of the most disheartening stories about crowdfunding indie games I’ve heard. It’s also one of the most outrageous and crazy, filled with betrayal and greed and tragedy.<p>Lead programmer Eric Tereshinski, along with two business partners, raised money on …

Crowd Funding

SAG Awards 2016: Best Hair and Makeup on the Red Carpet

Alicia Vikander's Oscar-worthy glow, and Kiernan Shipka's effortlessly voluminous hair were just two of our favorite beauty wards from the 2016 SAG Awards. See them all here.