Jeffrey Joseph

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Shoes

Will Heat stars stick with Miami past this season?

<i>Here’s ESPN.com reporting on the Miami Heat, who for now still have a championship-contending roster:</i><p>Miami Heat teammates Dwyane Wade, LeBron James …

NCAA Tournament 2014: Florida's Scottie Wilbekin Is Key to Gators' Title Hopes

Back in November, Florida head coach Billy Donovan was not sure what kind of team he had.<p>The Gators started the 2013-14 season without senior point guard Scottie Wilbekin, who was serving an indefinite suspension that began in June.<p>Without Wilbekin at the controls, Florida would have had to rely on …

Basketball

Which was YOUR favorite #SpriteSlam of the past week?

LOOK: The best NCAA Tourney photos from Sweet 16 and Elite Eight

Another round of some spectacular shots worth seeing and sharing.<p><b>More NCAA hoops: Tournament bracket | Complete coverage of NCAAs | Latest news</b><p>Time …

College Basketball

DeSean Jackson, Redskins agree to three-year, $24M contract

DeSean Jackson is staying in the NFC East, where Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III's new deep-threat target can begin making the Philadelphia Eagles pay for kicking him to the curb.<p>Just four days after his stunning release from Philadelphia, one of the league's most dangerous …

3 Times Nintendo Brought Itself Back From The Brink

It would be a stretch to call the Nintendo Wii U a failure. Between its launch in November 2012 and the end of 2013, the console had sold only 5.83 …

BlackBerry breaks ties with T-Mobile after spat

Following a T-Mobile e-mail campaign encouraging BlackBerry customers to switch to an iPhone, BlackBerry announces it will no longer sell devices with the carrier.<p>It appears to be an end of an era. The BlackBerry vs. T-Mobile squabble has culminated in a break between the two companies.<p>In a rare …

Mobile

New features potentially coming to Gmail: pin and snooze emails, more categories

Leaked screenshots of what could be a test version of Gmail show a brand new interface and new features including the ability to mark a message as unread for a certain time.<p>The screenshots, uncovered by <i>Geek.com</i>, suggest that Google is working to add more organization options to Gmail, while playing …

Apps

Here's Amazon's gamepad: standard controller layout, media functionality for $40

We all expected this, right? Yes, Amazon has a game controller, and it works with the company's newly announced Fire TV. Sure, you <i>could</i> use the set-top box's remote or an upcoming custom app to play games, but there's a dedicated controller too that's ready to wrangle <i>Minecraft Pocket Edition, NBA</i> …

Samsung Smart Home makes its debut in the US and Korea

Samsung Electronics announced the official global launch of its Samsung Smart Home service today, which will enable users to automate their various home appliances from a single app. The service will be rolling out in Korea and the United States first.<p>Through the app, users can add and manage a …

Electronics Industry

Spotify's quest to get it 'just right' through balanced design

In the heart of Stockholm a team of designers and engineers have been hard at work, mostly in secret, overhauling one of biggest names in music. (And no, we're not talking about Icona Pop or even an ABBA reunion.) On Birger Jarlsgatan, a street that divides the neighborhoods of Ostermalm and …

Amazon announces $99 Fire TV set-top box, available now

Apple and Roku have a new competitor in the living room. Amazon just announced its own video streaming device: the $99 Amazon Fire TV. It starts shipping today. "We need to invent and simplify on behalf of customers," said Amazon's Peter Larsen. During the presentation, Larsen went over three pain …

Microsoft Unveils Windows Phone 8.1

At its Build 2014 conference today, Microsoft unveiled Windows Phone 8.1. Among the new features is a personal digital assistant named Cortana, a new Action Center, as well as support for customizable lock screens and backgrounds. Windows Phone 8.1 will ship on devices in “very late April or early …

Apple, Facebook, Google Web data centers getting greener: report | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc, Google Inc and Facebook Inc have made significant progress in adopting renewable energy sources to power their Web services, the environmental group Greenpeace said in a report on Wednesday.<p>A worker climbs outside an Apple store in Hong Kong April 10, 2013. …

Waters recede, helping search for Washington mudslide victims

It is a grim step forward in the search for human remains at a mudslide that crushed a rural Washington community, but an important one: floodwaters at the site are receding, allowing crews to expand their search and yielding more human remains in areas that previously couldn't be reached. The …

Ukraine crisis: NATO military chief warns Russian troops could invade swiftly

NATO's military chief warned Wednesday that Russian troops could begin moving on Ukraine within 12 hours of being given an order, amid fears that Moscow could seek to invade its eastern region.<p>Gen. Philip Breedlove, NATO's supreme allied commander Europe, also told CNN's Christiane Amanpour that …

Malaysia Airlines Mystery May Never Be Solved, Officials Say

Additional technology is being employed to search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but officials admitted today that the mystery into the …