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Report: Apple TV's long-awaited 4k upgrade coming this fall

The highlight of Apple’s fall event will undoubtedly be the new iPhone. But hidden in the spectacle of the September event is another long-awaited upgrade, this time for Apple TV. According to a report by Bloomberg, the 4k Apple TV is set to debut this fall alongside Apple’s 10th anniversary …

The iPhone 8’s Battery May Be So Powerful It Could Leave Competitors In The Dust

The perpetual complaint about the iPhone has always been battery life. Everybody wants a long-lasting battery, but fitting one in the iPhone’s tiny case has been a challenge. Now, it looks like Apple will finally address the question with the iPhone 8.<p>Business Insider has an overview of analysts …

Here's how to check which of your apps Apple's about to brick

It now seems more likely than ever that the next version of iOS will kill hundreds of thousands of apps.<p>The company's latest iOS beta comes with …

Want to resist the post-truth age? Learn to analyze photos like an expert would

“When photography was invented,” photo historian Vicki Goldberg once said, “it was thought to be an equivalent to truth. It was truth with a capital T.”<p>But as viewers quickly learned, seeing isn’t always believing. Even in the early history of photography, hoaxes like the Cottingley fairies taught …

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A Better Way to Pick the Next President: The National Popular Vote Compact

Donald Trump will be the second of our last three presidents to win office after losing the popular vote. Here’s how to make sure he’s the last …

5 Design Tips That Will Enhance Your Social Media Images

If your imagery isn't appealing it will cost you business.<p>I was working with an entrepreneur the other day on his marketing plan. He pulled out his folder with his new website and mock up of his social media pages. I could tell he was very proud of the work because he had a big smile on his face. …

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3 Reasons the Trump coalition will crumble — and Democrats will need to pick up the pieces

<b>FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2016 file photo, Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala. listens at left as then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a national security meeting with advisers at Trump Tower in New York. (AP)</b><p>When Trump’s policies fail because of political realities, Democrats …

Swissted Launches Legends Series of 70s, 80s and 90s Rock + Punk Shows

Mike Joyce, of Stereotype Design, continues his Swissted project, which beautifully merges music, graphic design, and Swiss Modernism, with a new …

The U.S. Media Is Completely Unprepared to Cover a Trump Presidency

Donald Trump and his surrogates have shown an uncanny ability to lie in the face of objective facts. They will now have the power of the federal government to help them.<p>Saddam Hussein was allied with al-Qaeda, and helped finance the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The Hussein regime had sought uranium from …

Clinton won't mess with Texas

<b>San Antonio (CNN) —</b> One of the clearest indications of the weakness of Donald Trump's candidacy is how far he has lagged behind past Republican nominees in red states. There is Arizona, where Hillary Clinton is currently making a real play, as well as Utah -- where Mormons have reacted with …

#Trumpkin: Americans are carving their Halloween pumpkins as Donald Trump

How does one make Halloween great again? Carve a Trumpkin of course!<p>For those who fear a Donald Trump presidency and Trump fans alike, a new trend has been born - carving Halloween pumpkins to look like the Republican candidate for president.<p>A lot of the gourds are terrifyingly accurate.<p>Have you …

iOS 10 apps you should replace today

iOS 10 lets you delete a whole bunch of built-in apps such as Mail and Calculator. Here are the apps you should be replacing them with.<p>Apple's iOS 10 …

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What really happens to your body on a flight

From oxygen deprivation and cosmic radiation to loss of taste, your body can suffer some worrying effects during air travel. But how can they be avoided?<p>You’re nearly 100 times more likely to catch a cold<p>There's nothing more discomforting than sitting alongside a sneezing, wheezing traveller in …

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Zaha Hadid Architects presents plans for new Prague business district

Zaha Hadid Architects has revealed its designs for a new central business district for Prague next to the Masaryk railway station.<p>London-based ZHA – …

Brooklyn subway fix could derail real estate boom in New York hipster capital

Line that transports more than 400,000 commuters daily to Manhattan could be shut down for three years under proposed plan<p>Brooklyn residents are braced for chaotic commutes and a potential reversal of the booming real estate market that has characterized many of its neighborhoods in recent years if …

Andrew Breitbart warned conservatives about Trump, but he never saw this coming

Back in 2011, the feisty right-wing media personality Andrew Breitbart made a prediction about Donald Trump that turned out to be prophetic.<p>"Celebrity is everything in this country," Breitbart said in an appearance on Fox News, calling Trump "not a conservative."<p>Breitbart, who launched an …

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The First Boeing 727 Flies Again—For 12 Minutes

The former United airliner hasn't flown in a quarter-century.<p>Once N7001U takes off from Paine Field in Everett, Washington , the crew won't even retract its landing gear. Makes sense. It'll only be airborne for just over 10 minutes.<p>You can watch the flight live right here:<p>The first 727 ever built …

The Top 20 Cities That Americans Are Leaving En Masse

Deterred by high costs of living and a lack of job prospects, Americans are packing up and leaving these 20 cities for greener pastures.<p>For steadfast urbanites, cities like New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Washington D.C. will always and forever be a place to call home. That is, as long as the …

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The New Way That Walmart Is Ruining America's Small Towns

Walmart is toying with towns around the country.<p>When a Walmart comes to town, the local economic framework is immediately thrown into turmoil. Many …

The head of a domestic violence prevention organization says that gun control could have a huge impact

Ruth Glenn, a survivor of domestic abuse herself, is the Executive Director of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. The issue of stopping domestic violence is complicated, but she told INSIDER that one simple change could have a huge impact.

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Will the U.K. say goodbye to ‘God Save the Queen’ as its national anthem? | The Star

Perkins told the House of Commons that said “Jerusalem,” regarded by many as England’s unofficial anthem, was the most obvious choice. The song, …

The best/worst brutalist buildings around the world

United Airlines expands Apple program, will equip 6,000+ customer service reps with iPhone 6 Plus

United Airlines announced on Wednesday that it will provide more than 6,000 customer service representatives at its U.S.-based hubs with Apple's …

The latest poll says Donald Trump may finally have gone too far

The more outrageous he became, the more unassailable he got—until now. A Reuters/Ipsos poll released today (Nov. 27) shows Donald Trump losing 12 percentage points of support among Republican voters in less than a week, his biggest drop since he launched his campaign a little over five months …

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How to power through a day when you didn't get any sleep the night before

Lack of sleep can cause anxiety and irritability and affect your ability to retain information, all impairing your productivity.<p>But as all busy entrepreneurs know, sometimes getting a full night of shut-eye just isn't possible, leaving you with no choice but to try to power through the day on …

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Realistic Asian-Americans Have Finally Arrived on TV

Aziz Ansari's new Netflix series <i>Master of None</i> confirms we're in the golden age of Asian-American representation in Hollywood.<p>The first 20 seconds of <i>Master of None</i>, Aziz Ansari's critically-acclaimed new Netflix original series, is groundbreaking. The show cold-opens with the comic's …

First post-election poll is not bad for the Liberals

The first post-election poll is out, and it is a doozy.<p>Does a poll conducted four years before the next federal election mean a lot? No. Of course, …