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RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

In the last few months, both HTC and Samsung launched new flagship phones that are pretty good. And there are plenty of solid older devices that you can buy at a steep discount.<p><i>Note: We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design,</i> …

Mobile Technology

NBA commissioner bans Clippers owner Sterling, pushes to 'force a sale' of team

The NBA's commissioner came down hard Tuesday on Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, ordering him out of his team's business and pushing to force him to sell over racist remarks that caused a firestorm since becoming public days ago.<p>Adam Silver detailed Sterling's punishment of a lifetime …

President Uhuru Kenyatta signs Kenya polygamy law

<b>Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a controversial marriage bill legalising polygamy.</b><p>It brings civil law, where a man was only allowed one wife, into line with customary law, where some cultures allow multiple partners.<p>Controversy surrounded an amendment to the bill, supported by …

LGBTQI

Netflix is getting much more confident that it will kill off cable

Netflix hasn’t killed off the traditional pay TV businesses just yet but it’s become very confident that it soon will. <i>Quartz</i> has done a nice job of …

Samsung to launch Galaxy S5 Prime in June -- report

Samsung may unveil a higher-end version of its flagship Galaxy S5 phone come June.<p>The rumored Galaxy S5 Prime will offer a sharper display and beefier processor, according to Asia Today, which cited information from unnamed industry sources. As reported by Sammobile, the phone would bump up its …

Bearded Dragons Blamed For Salmonella Outbreak

Cute and contagious beasts<p>Salmonella outbreaks are usually linked to food, but the latest boom in the bug comes from an unlikely source: bearded dragons. According to the CDC, 132 people have become infected with <i>Salmonella</i> <i>cotham</i>, a rare serotype of the bacteria harbored by bearded dragons, in the …

Environmental Health

Samsung explains the Galaxy S5’s “Camera Failed” issue

Last Friday, Samsung and Verizon officially acknowledged the “camera failed” issue that has been affecting a small number of Galaxy S5 customers. Although Samsung has said that it will replace any handsets that succumb to the fault, it doesn’t look like there’s much the company can do to advise …

Samsung Galaxy S5 ‘Prime’ Could Bring A Premium Bump To The Android Flagship In June

In a somewhat unusual move, Samsung is rumored to be planning a premium version of their already high-end Galaxy S5 Android smartphone. That device could arrive as early as June, according to a new report from Asia Today (via SamMobile) and might include a 2560×1440 display (better than the full HD …

Hidden codes for your Android device you probably didn't know

Baked deep into Android is a bunch of secret codes that will enable of a variety of statistics and settings on your device that you probably didn’t …

Having High-Tech Gadgets Is a Career-Booster, Says Study

Always using the latest high-tech gadget is one way to boost your image at work, new research suggests.<p>Indeed, business professionals who want to be …

Marijuana use linked to heart problems

Young people who use marijuana may be at risk for heart attacks and other serious cardiovascular problems, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers reviewed records from the French Addictovigilance Network, a national system of centers in France that gather information about drug abuse and dependence. From …

FDA proposes crackdown on e-cigarettes

The Food and Drug Administration is making another attempt at regulating electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products.<p>On Thursday, the agency proposed rules that call for strict regulation of electronic cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, water pipe tobacco and hookahs. Currently, …

4th graders accused of dealing pot - CNN Video

LaMarcus Aldridge has taken over the NBA playoffs and Dwight Howard's nightmares

There wasn’t any one highlight Wednesday night that explained LaMarcus Aldridge. Maybe he’s beyond explanation.<p>The Portland Trail Blazers forward is 6-11 but prefers jumpers, steps inside the three-point arc for some of his most efficient shots and needed seven seasons to figure out how to be an …