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Most iPhone 6 concept videos are silly, this one could be fairly accurate [Poll]

There are a lot of very silly iPhone 6 concept images and videos around, from convex curves that maximize reflections and vulnerability to damage, to completely transparent phones (invisible batteries and circuit boards are the new black, apparently). This concept by Sam Beckett isn’t terribly …

Samsung Galaxy S5 could be stung by Korean carrier ban

Samsung's Galaxy S5 might have some trouble getting out of the gate when it hits store shelves next month.<p>Samsung plans to launch the Galaxy S5 in Korea on April 11. But on Friday, South Korea's communications watchdogs instituted a 45-day ban, starting this week and extending to May 19, that bars …

Mophie Space Pack Review: Have Some Extra Storage With Your iPhone Backup Battery

Apple offers the iPhone in a number of different storage capacities, ranging from 16GB to 64GB, but it doesn’t offer expansion storage options to let users add their own via micro SD or any other format. Mophie has spent years building backup battery packs for iPhone devices, and now it’s adding …

T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S4 KitKat update goes live today

Continuing with the stream of KitKat updates that have been heading out to various carrier branded Galaxy S4 handsets over the past few weeks, T-Mobile is now also pushing out its Android 4.4.2 Kitkat update to the popular Samsung smartphone.<p>The update is available over-the-air starting from today, …

Android News

This Isn’t The Next iPhone, But It Easily Could Be

In the space between one iPhone launch and the next, a number of things happen: rumors abound, analysts throw out predictions on sales figures, specs trickle out slowly, and most entertainingly, designers build out concepts for us to drool over.<p>This is one such concept design, from Sam Beckett, …

Drifty, Makers Of The Ionic Mobile Framework, Raise $1 Million

Drifty, a participant in the TechStars Cloud 2013 incubator, and makers of a suite of tools for mobile developers building apps and websites, most notably, the Ionic framework, has closed on a million in seed funding, the company is announcing. The funding comes from Arthur Ventures, and will help …

Samsung Demos The Galaxy S5 And Gear Watches With These Boring Official Videos

Get a cup of coffee. You’re going to need it. These official Samsung videos show off nearly every feature and function of the Galaxy S5 and Gear watches, but they’re rather mundane. Dull would be another word.<p>The videos do, however, make up in info what they lack in excitement. They run through …

HTC's next One leaks again in all-angle photo shoot

HTC's upcoming successor to the One, codenamed M8, has been a leaky ship while sailing to its March 25th launch. But the latest set of photos from a Chinese Weibo site leave nothing to the imagination, showing a possible China Mobile retail model from nearly all sides. Of interest are the speaker …

Twitch for Xbox One now lets you broadcast your games

Microsoft's feature that lets gamers stream what they're playing to others wasn't ready in time for launch, though now it's arrived a day earlier than expected. An update to Twitch's Xbox One app that's going out just ahead of <i>Titanfall'</i>srelease, lets gamers stream their games to both other Xbox …

Apple releases iOS 7 update for iPads and iPhones

Apple released its latest mobile operating system update on Monday, iOS 7.1. The major upgrade packs in an assortment of bug fixes, improvements, new features and some subtle changes to the overall interface.<p>iOS 7.1 is the first major update to the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch operating system since …

TCU CB Jason Verrett to have surgery on torn labrum

With the draft a few months away, one of its top prospects is going under the knife.<p>TCU cornerback Jason Verrett is getting ready to undergo surgery to repair a torn labrum, according to Mike Hugeunin of NFL.com. Verrett played with the injury throughout most of the 2013 campaign, and still …

B.J. Raji, Packers close to deal

The Green Bay Packers and B.J. Raji are close to completing a one-year deal that will keep the defensive tackle off the free-agent market, league …

Devin Hester Confirms He Won't Be Re-Signed by Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears will not be re-signing dynamic return man Devin Hester, ending the 31-year-old veteran's eight-year tenure with the team.<p>Jeff Dickerson of ESPN Chicago originally reported the news:<p>Hester released a statement through his verified Facebook page, thanking the city of Chicago for its …

2014 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot released

This year's College Football Hall of Fame Ballot features 75 players and six coaches from the FBS level.<p>The National Football Foundation released the …

NYPD union could challenge NFL stadium gun ban for off-duty officers

The NYPD's sergeants union is considering legal action against the NFL's decision to ban off-duty officers from carrying handguns into games.<p><b>More NFL</b> …

Broncos release Champ Bailey after 10 seasons in Denver

The Broncos decided to cut bait with a future Hall of Famer, releasing Bailey to save serious money.<p><b>UPDATE (2 p.m. ET, March 6):</b> The Denver Broncos officially released Bailey on Thursday afternoon.<p>The Denver Broncos have told cornerback Champ Bailey he will be released, according to Jason La …

Gary Pinkel gets raise to $3.1M

Missouri has rewarded Gary Pinkel by making him the latest Southeastern Conference coach to join the $3 million club.<p>Pinkel, who led the Tigers to …

Bill Parcells Aiding Cleveland Browns as Courtesy Consultant

Bill Parcells hasn't been a head coach or an NFL executive since the 2010 season with the Miami Dolphins, but the two-time Super Bowl champion can't stay away from the game he loves.<p>The same man that spent 19 years as an NFL head coach and an additional three seasons with the Miami Dolphins as an …

Ravens Kicker Justin Tucker Thinks NFL Should Shorten TV Timeouts Before Moving Back Extra Points

If the NFL really wants to make games more exciting then maybe it should ask advice from kickers rather than change the rules related to kicking. In response to a recent report that the NFL Competition Committee is considering moving back extra-point attempts, Justin Tucker of the Baltimore Ravens …

Bristol Co. Sheriff: Aaron Hernandez to be charged in jail fight

The Bristol County Sheriff's office filed a complaint against Aaron Hernandez on Thursday. The complaint is likely to lead to charges of assault and …

'12th Fan' climbs to 10th in sales

The "12th Fan" is now a best-seller.<p>Seattle Seahawks jerseys with "FAN" on the name plate and the No. 12 are now the 10th best-selling jersey this …

Seattle Seahawks

QB Boyd, WR Watkins headline Clemson's pro day

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Quarterback Tajh Boyd had a strong showing at Clemson's pro day Thursday and felt he erased some of the doubts about his skills that have cropped up since the season ended.<p>Boyd, consensus top-10 pick Sammy Watkins and 6-foot-5 receiver Martavis Bryant were among the ex-Tigers …

Adrian Peterson Believes Michael Vick Can Get The Vikings Back To The NFL Playoffs

Adrian Peterson believes he knows what it will take to return the Minnesota Vikings to the playoffs: Michael Vick. The 2012 NFL MVP shared this theory on Twitter on Wednesday just hours after it was reported that the Philadelphia Eagles were not interested in bringing back the veteran …

Johnny Manziel signs with Nike

Johnny Football is now property of Nike.<p>Johnny Manziel, the 2012 Heisman Trophy winner and potential first overall pick in May's NFL draft, informed …

Tajh Boyd Shows Off NFL Potential at Clemson Pro Day

Over the course of 12 months, Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd watched his draft stock plummet like a meteor toward earth. He went from a potential top-15 draft pick had he entered the draft after the 2012 season, to what one scout called "not draftable" at the 2014 Senior Bowl.<p>Unlike that fireball of …

Sheriff urges charges against Aaron Hernandez in jailhouse fight

Aaron Hernandez, who already faces first-degree murder and weapons charges, could face even more trouble after a jailhouse fight last week.<p>The Bristol County, Massachusetts, sheriff is asking that the former New England Patriots star face a simple assault-and-battery charge for allegedly punching a …

Associated Press News

NFL news roundup: Blake Bortles to visit Texans, Jaguars; Michael Bennett to test free agency

Blake Bortles and Michael Bennett will be two of most sought-after players in football in the coming weeks. Both are gearing up to talk to suitors. Plus: Trindon Holliday cut loose.<p>Blake Bortles will visit with the Houston Texans and the Jacksonville Jaguars after his pro day workout on March 19, …

NFL Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Saints, Texans and More

Rumors, rumors and more rumors. 'Tis the season for NFL rumors to abound. From the NFL draft to possible trades to free agency to, well, every little detail of the Jimmy Graham situation, there are no shortage of rumors at the moment.<p>Below, we'll take a look at a few of the latest rumors to make …

Adrian Peterson's Vick-to-Vikings Talk Makes Sense for Minnesota

Generally speaking, players without the last name Manning don't have a whole lot of say in the personnel decisions of NFL teams. Sure, they have opinions, but at the end of the day, those opinions don't really count.<p>However, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has some clout, so when he …