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Apple most-valued company ever, but that's not enough for Carl Icahn

The activist investor, who believes Apple shares should be valued at $216, called for Apple to boost its buybacks, using its huge stockpile of cash.<p>Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn thinks Apple, already the most highly valued company in the world, is still a bargain.<p>Icahn believes Apple's …

Carl Icahn

11 Foods You Can Make Heart-Shaped

From fluffy pancakes to melty chocolate sandwiches, here are 11 terrific foods that can be shaped into hearts for Valentine's Day.<p>From fluffy …

Dessert

This is GameStop's plan for dealing with New 3DS XL content transfers and trade-ins

The process of transferring your existing content from your current 3DS to the New 3DS XL is more painful than it should be for any console in 2015, and it led us to wonder how stores like GameStop are going to handle trade-ins.<p>GameStop is, in fact, offering $100 for your 3DS XL units to trade …

Why Microsoft's Future Suddenly Looks Bright Again

Roger Ressmeyer—Corbis<p>Alex Brandon—AP<p>Mike Fisher—AP<p>George Nikitin—AP<p>Ben Van Hook—The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images<p>STR/Reuters<p>Yoshikazu …

Virtual Reality

57th Annual Grammy Awards: Winners, Photos You Missed, & More

Sam Smith<p>Beyoncé and Jay Z<p>Beyoncé<p>Rihanna and Blue Ivy Carter<p>jay Z and Nas<p>Taylor Swift, Jay Z, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian<p>Kanye West and Taylor …

AdWords

Microsoft Lumia 535 review

Pros<p>Bright, sturdy shell with changeable covers, 5 megapixel camera on front, low price<p>Cons<p>Sub-HD, unresponsive screen, processor could be faster<p>Price<p>…

Consumer Tech

Asus launches the low-cost ZenFone C in Taiwan

Asus has just announced that the budget-friendly ZenFone C is making its way to Taiwan. While this new device doesn’t have the best specifications on the market (even for the low end), it should be a decent option for folks who don’t want to break the bank.<p>The ZenFone C has a 4.5-inch IPS LCD …

Mobile Technology

Is Apple planning its own search engine?

What is Apple Search? That's a question a lot of people will be asking over the coming months, after <i>Cult of Mac</i> spotted a job ad that references the as-yet-unknown service. The job summary calls for a project manager to work on "a search platform supporting hundreds of millions of users" and "play …

Markets

The iPhone is outselling Android in the US for the first time in years

As reported by TechCrunch, it underscores just how successful the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus has been for Apple. The Cupertino company has enjoyed record-breaking success off of the larger-screen smartphone, including the most profitable quarter of any company <i>ever</i>.<p>Apple's position at the luxury end of the …

Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung will provide bulk of Apple’s A9 chips for iPhone 6s

Apple has been trying to wean itself from being dependent on Samsung’s smartphone components for years, but breaking up is proving nearly impossible to do.<p>According to a report from Recode, Apple is turning back to Samsung to make the next-generation A9 processors that will make their way into the …

Google acquires maker of Toontastic storytelling app

The search giant scoops up Launchpad Toys and its popular make-your-own cartoon app for kids, which is now free to all users.<p>Search giant Google looks to be building its presence in the child-friendly mobile apps business.<p>Google has acquired Launchpad Toys, maker of the popular kid-friendly …

Apps

Google Glass just couldn't handle the stress

The search giant's wearable headset was plagued by numerous problems, including an excess of attention for a product that wasn't ready for a mass-market audience, according to The New York Times.<p>No piece of consumer technology in recent memory was as divisive, hyped up and emblematic of a spooky …

Wearable Tech

Twitter and Google reportedly just made a big deal to put tweets in search results

Twitter has once again inked a deal that will put tweets inside of Google search results, according to a report. Citing sources, <i>Bloomberg</i> says the two companies just worked out a business deal that gives the search giant full access to Twitter's firehose of tweets. That's as opposed to Google …

Inked

Judge fines Typo for continuing to sell its BlackBerry-like keyboards

Apparently, BlackBerry took Typo to court <i>again</i> (and won), but not because of the latter's new product, if that's what you were thinking. A federal judge has just ruled in favor of the Canadian phonemaker after it accused Typo of making at least two bulk sales of its original BB-like physical iPhone …

BlackBerry

Microsoft is reportedly buying Sunrise calendar app for over $100 million

Microsoft has been on a bit of a string of acquisitions lately, and as of today it can add calendar app Sunrise to its list.<p>According to TechCrunch, Microsft paid over $100 million for app maker. Sunrise’s apps are known for their clean and simple design, and the calendars source your tasks and …

Drawn By Light: Tracing the History of Photography - Exhibition at The London Science Museum | LensCulture

The Media Space at London's Science Museum hit the (photography) exhibition circuit at speed when it opened in 2014 with <i>Only in England,</i> featuring work by British great Tony Ray-Jones. Its pace and quality continues to impress with its latest offering: <i>Drawn by Light</i>, an exhibition celebrating some …

Science Museums

Olloclip vs. Moment lenses: Best glass for your iPhone 6 camera

Like millions of photography fans, the iPhone is my main camera. In fact, ever since my Nikon D600 took a suicidal, lens-first dive off a cliff and into a waterfall, my iPhone has become my only camera.<p>I’m always trying to eke out a little extra performance from my iPhone’s tiny camera sensor with …

Beautiful Chaos: Poetry, Feeling and the Human Form - Photographs and text by Josephine Cardin | LensCulture

I have been asked many times what it is that I “look for” when I look through my lens. I do not look <i>for</i> something, rather, I look <i>at</i> something, someone, some place or event, and attempt to capture the essence, the emotion and the soul of the subject, whether a person or a building.<p>There is so much …

Photography

8-Month Time-Lapse Shows How an Acorn Grows Into an Oak Seedling

Scientific photographer Neil Bromhall of Right Plants 4 Me created this time-lapse showing the birth of an oak tree. It reveals how an acorn turns …

Time-lapse Photography

miggo is the World’s First Camera Strap That Doubles as a Padded Case

miggo is an innovative new camera accessory that can serve two purposes. It can be used as a padded strap, but when you’re done shooting, the strap …

Cameras

How to Create Impressive Surreal Photos: A Beginner's Guide

Ever wondered how those fun and surreal photos are made? Well, usually the process of making them requires multiple images, some graphic design …

Tutorials