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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fires, recall, cancellation, and rebirth: Everything you need to know

After almost a year of twists and turns since September 2016, the Galaxy Note 7 story has (effectively) come to an end. As is well known by now, …

Galaxy Note

Amazon launches a beta of Go, a cashier-free, app-based food shopping experience

The straight-forwardly named “Just Walk Out” technology ought to give you a pretty good idea of what Amazon Go is all about. Launching in beta this year to Amazon employees at a single 1,800 square foot location in its native Seattle, Go is a “new kind of store with no checkout required.”<p>Customers …

eCommerce

New York Mayor asks Obama, Congress for $35 million to protect Trump

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is asking government officials for $35 million to cover the cost of protecting President-elect Donald Trump until the inauguration -- an amount that comes to roughly $500,00 a day.<p>CNNMoney reported last month that protecting Trump and his family was costing New York …

Donald Trump

Japan to conduct racism survey after record rise in foreign residents

Justice ministry will ask 18,500 foreigners and tourists about their experiences of discrimination in unprecedented poll<p>Japan is to ask thousands of foreigners about their encounters with racism as the country adapts to a record number of non-Japanese residents and tourists.<p>In an unprecedented …

Rights & Freedoms

Trump says he may hit ‘harder’ in next debate; Clinton tells reporters she had a ‘great, great time.’

https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-production/The_Washington_Post/20160927/57e9f1b2e4b0a67d45b24073/57e9fb45e4b037a240c78cc7_1439399835595-cf9g26_t_1474952022891_1280_720_2000.mp4<p>An ebullient Hillary Clinton reveled Tuesday in the strong reviews for her performance in the first general election …

Government

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg calls Trump a 'faker,' he says she should resign

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's well-known candor was on display in her chambers late Monday, when she declined to retreat from her earlier criticism of Donald Trump and even elaborated on it.<p>"He is a faker," she said of the presumptive Republican presidential …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Google's 'My Activity' is like your browser history on steroids

Google collects a ton of information about you. Pretty much everyone who cares about tech knows that, but now the company is looking to make it easier to control the data it has on throughout all your various devices.<p>According to Wired, you’ll soon see a prompt on Google services that, should you …

Google

Orlando shooter Omar Mateen 911 call transcripts: ‘You already know what I did’

“You people are gonna get it,” Orlando, Fla., shooter Omar Mateen told police in one of several conversations with law enforcement the night of his …

Associated Press News

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is the sexy alternative to the iPhone 6S Plus

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge<p>A sexy alternative to the iPhone 6S Plus<p>Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge<p>A sexy alternative to the iPhone 6S Plus<p>If you asked me last year …

Oregon standoff: What the armed group wants and why

<b>(CNN) —</b> Saturday night, armed men broke into the desolate headquarters of a federally owned wildlife refuge in Oregon and said they weren't going to leave until the government stops its "tyranny."<p>It just got weirder from there.<p>The group's spokesman is Ammon Bundy, the son of anti-government Nevada …

Forests

Hillary Clinton emails: Kissinger, Photoshop and 'Texts from Hillary'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The State Department on Thursday afternoon released new emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, but the tranche was smaller than required for this month.<p>"We have worked diligently to come as close to the goal as possible, but with the large number of documents involved and …

Government

U.S. sells $1.83 billion of weapons to Taiwan despite Chinese objections

<b>(CNN) —</b> Despite strong opposition from China, the Obama administration authorized a $1.83 billion weapons sale to Taiwan Wednesday, marking the first U.S. arms shipment to the island in four years.<p>Consisting almost exclusively of defensive weapons, the military package includes two U.S. Navy guided …

China

San Bernardino shooting investigation: Past plot and recent loan are latest clues

<b>(CNN) —</b> What happened to transform a trained pharmacist and a county health inspector into terrorists, and when did they take that dark turn?<p>Officials say it could have been years before last week's deadly attack in San Bernardino, California.<p>Investigators believe shooter Syed Rizwan Farook may …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Third Bataclan attacker identified as French jihadist who fought in Syria

Father of Foued Mohamed-Aggad said if he had known his son was going to return to carry out mass slaughter, he would have killed him himself<p>A French jihadist who fought in Syria has been identified as a third Paris attacker, as his father said that if he had known of his son's plans he would have …

Google's Pixel C shows Android can do productivity, too

I was all ready to hate the Pixel C. Google's quirky Android tablet, unveiled as an also-ran alongside its latest Nexus phones, looked misguided: …

NBC Faces Mounting Pressure to Fire Trump as ‘SNL’ Host, but Ratings Are King

Despite the network’s best efforts to ‘fire’ the GOP presidential frontrunner, he is poised to have his biggest media night in months this week when …

Donald Trump

In A Rare Move, Apple Discounts The Apple Watch With New iPhone Purchases (In Some Stores)

Outside of the deals they give students and the occasional Black Friday hook up, Apple isn’t exactly known for throwing around discounts.<p>So here’s a wild one: Apple is experimenting with giving people $50 discounts on Apple Watches if they buy one at the same time as a new iPhone 6s or 6s …

Intelligent machines: Will we accept robot revolution?

<b>Would you share your home with a robot or work side by side with one? People are starting to do both, which has put the relationship we have with them under the spotlight and exposed both our love and fear of the machines that are increasingly becoming a crucial part of our lives.</b><p>In Japan they grow …

Robotics

Miley Cyrus Brings Flaming Lips, 'Dead Petz' to 'SNL'

Singer announces tour with Flaming Lips after performing "Karen Don't Be Sad" and "The Twinkle Song" on 41st season premiere<p>Miley Cyrus served as …

Miley Cyrus

What not to do in Bulgaria

Don’t be an arrogant cheapskate.<p>Just because you are in an inexpensive country doesn’t mean you can get everything you want for next to nothing. A …

Only woman on Georgia's death row executed; 1st in 70 years

JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — The only woman on Georgia's death row was executed early Wednesday, despite a flurry of last minute legal appeals and pleas for …

Crime

Apple Sells 13 Million iPhones In Opening Weekend, Or 3,000 iPhones Per Minute

Apple just announced that it has sold 13 million iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus devices over its first weekend. It’s a new record for the company as it sold 10 million units last year, and 9 million units in 2013.<p>Compared to last year, Apple released the iPhone 6s in 6s Plus in China on day one. It …

Mobile Technology

15 Super Useful Ways To Use 3D Touch On The New iPhones

Though the new iPhones pack improved cameras and better specs overall, the flagship feature is something completely unique to the iPhone line (and, really, smartphones in general): a touch screen that reacts differently depending on how hard you press it.<p>Apple calls this feature “3D Touch”, and …

Touchscreens

Apple Releases watchOS 2

Apple just released the final version of watchOS 2. The updated operating system is now available to download for everyone. It is available as an over-the-air update. You may not see the update right away as it takes a few minutes to hit all the servers. Apple may also be using a queue system to …

Smartwatches

Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

Homo naledi: New species of human ancestor discovered in South Africa

<b>Rising Star Cave, South Africa (CNN) —</b> When an amateur caver and university geologist arrived at Lee Berger's house one night in late 2013 with a fragment of a fossil jawbone in hand, they broke out the beers and called National Geographic.<p>Berger, a professor at the University of the Witwatersrand …

Archaeology