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The 10 most important iPhone apps of all time

It took Apple a year after launching the original iPhone before it opened the App Store--and almost overnight it transformed a user-friendly-but-not-very-useful device into one of the great software platforms in history.<p>The App Store changed the way people get software, evened the playing field for …

Apps

This robot will draw and erase anything on your walls

Scribit is a drawing robot that can turn your walls into a work of art. The little bot raised over $1.6 million on Kickstarter, crushing the …

Robotics

CIA: China is waging a 'quiet kind of cold war' against US

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — China is waging a "quiet kind of cold war" against the United States, using all its resources to try to replace America as the leading power in the world, a top CIA expert on Asia said Friday.<p>Beijing doesn't want to go to war, he said, but the current communist government, under …

Cold War

The 25 Most Significant Cars Coming in the Next Five Years

Land Rover

Why I Give My Husband A BJ Every Day

In my house, a blowjob is a near-daily occurrence.<p>Now, before you click furiously away in a fit of rage, let me explain the most important factor in …

Relationships

China says U.S.-led trade war has become biggest 'confidence killer' for world economy

BEIJING (Reuters) - The U.S.-driven trade war has become the biggest "confidence killer" for the global economy, China's foreign ministry warned on Wednesday, saying the whole world would fight back if the United States continued to be "wilful".<p>Foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told …

Economy

Galileo Would Be Stunned: Jupiter Now Has 79 Moons

More than 400 years after Galileo Galilei discovered the first of Jupiter's moons, astronomers have found a dozen more — including one they've dubbed "oddball" — orbiting the planet. That brings the total number of Jovian moons to 79.<p>The team of astronomers originally wasn't even looking for the 12 …

Astronomy

Quadrillion tons of diamond discovered deep within the Earth

In case you weren't already sure that diamonds aren't as unique or valuable as advertisers want us to believe, the next blow to Big Diamond might …

Universe

Duct-tape bikinis look sexy but painful

Forget your swimsuit? Edgy Miami-based label the Black Tape Project has the ultimate quick fix: duct tape.<p>The brand sent curvy models down the Miami …

Curvy

YouTube terminates accounts promoting Twitch streams

The fight between YouTube and Twitch just got a little uglier. Producers like Linus Tech Tips, Surny and Aztrosizt have complained that YouTube abruptly (though temporarily) terminated their accounts for using videos to promote their Twitch streams, such as LTT's <i>The WAN Show</i>. It's not that the …

Internet

The 15th-anniversary Infobar is a beautiful Japanese Android feature phone

I’ve waxed lyrical over KDDI’s gorgeous, Japan-exclusive Infobar series of phones in <i>The Verge</i>’s figurative pages before, and the first model in three years was just announced: this is the Infobar XV. As the name alludes to, it’s actually an anniversary phone, celebrating a decade and a half since …

Mobile Technology

Who needs Paris? 10 smaller cities with just as much culture and style

Forget Paris, Rome and Vienna; these smaller cities are just as big on culture and style.<p>1. Vintage Seville<p>Andalucia’s lively capital may lack size, but it offers an atmospheric old town, 12th-century architecture, the Moorish Alcázar palace and the grand square of Plaza de España, combined with …

European Travel

Follow the porn: To go mainstream, new tech needs hard-core potential

We often fail to consider several obstacles when predicting mainstream adoption of an emerging technology, such as convenience, ease of use, cost, …

Social Media

US military drone documents are selling for $150 on the dark web

Last month, while tracking dark web marketplaces, threat intel team Insikt Group of the security firm Recorded Future discovered that someone was selling alleged US military documents. A hacker was asking for "$150 to $200" for non-classified yet sensitive materials on the US Air Force's Reaper …

Security

New iPhone Leak Reveals Apple's Expensive Surprise

The great thing about Apple’s upcoming 2018 iPhones is the most exciting model is also the cheapest. In fact, there was only one obvious problem to this iPhone: the inherent design limitation. That is, until now…<p>In a new report, DigiTimes reveals the so-called ‘budget iPhone X’ will not have the …

Mobile Technology

An Amazing Airplane Engine Powered Motorcycle Sporting Hubless Wheels and True Sci-Fi Style

Former F1 racer and designer Taso Marques has created the TMC Dumont, an incredibly sleek, low-to-the-ground motorcycle that sports an airplane …

Motorcycles

The Best Cars You Can Buy for Less Than $15,000

You can get plenty of great cars for less than $15,000. Here are some of the best.<p>With a budget of $15,000, you can get a whole lot of car. Here are some of the best choices, according to you.

Subaru

Report: The Mac mini is finally getting an update after nearly 4 years

The Mac mini is the cheapest Mac, but it’s also the one Apple seems to care the least about. Case in point: the last time it got an update was October 16 of <i>2014</i>. There hasn’t been so much as a spec bump in the four years since.<p>That’s finally about to change according to Ming Chi Kuo, one of the …

Apple Watch

Microsoft Teams gets a free version

Microsoft opened up the news floodgates this morning, in the kick off to its annual Inspire event in Vegas. One of the more compelling announcements of the bunch is the addition of a free version of Teams.<p>The Slack competitor has been kicking around in some form or other since late-2016, but the …

Apps

Apple MacBook Pro with Touch Bar updated with max 32 GB RAM, ‘improved’ third-generation keyboard, True Tone, and new Intel chips

Apple has today updated the 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro with a spec bump refresh. The laptops feature Intel’s latest eighth-generation processors, with a six-core option on the 15-inch model. The new 15-inch MacBook Pro can also be specced with up to 32 GB RAM, with a DDR4 configuration. The …

MacBook Pro

One New Apple iPhone Won't Look Like The Others

For the first time in years, the most exciting new iPhone model will not be the most expensive. In fact, Apple will roll back generations of price increases with a stunningly affordable ‘budget iPhone X’. But new information has revealed one aspect of this phone which is too good to be true…<p><i>‘Great</i> …

Mobile Technology

World-Record Orgy Attempt Fails to Get Enough People to Come

After boasting it would draw more than 1,000 people to a "monumental" sex party, the event wound up, uh, underperforming.<p>The company attempting to host "the largest orgy in human history" talked a big game. The organizers at Menage Life promised they'd cap off Sin City 8—a hedonistic, five-day …

World Records

Laptops with 128GB of RAM are here

Brace yourself for laptops with 128GB of RAM because they’re coming. Today, Lenovo announced its ThinkPad P52, which, along with that massive amount of memory, also features up to 6TB of storage, up to a 4K, 15.6-inch display, an eighth-gen Intel hexacore processor, and an Nvidia Quadro P3200 …

Computer Hardware

First 'Avengers 4' Look Released at CineEurope

The first look at <i>Avengers 4</i> was released by Marvel Studios on Wednesday at CineEurope.<p>Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige "served up some exclusive …

Musk's Boring Company wins bid to build high-speed system in Chicago

(Reuters) - The City of Chicago has selected billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's The Boring Company to build a high-speed underground commuter system from the Loop to O'Hare International Airport, one of the world's busiest, media reported on Wednesday.<p>The system will be comprised of 16-passenger …

Los Angeles

Carrot Weather's profanity-spewing forecast app arrives on Android

iOS developer Brian Mueller’s Carrot Weather app has won numerous awards and features in Apple’s App Store for making it fun to check the day’s forecasts. It’s finally made its way to Google Play so Android users can enjoy its hilarious approach to bringing you weather information.<p>Sure, you can see …

People have noticed something unsettling about Meghan Markle's new coat of arms

One week into married life and it looks like Meghan is being given a thorough royal-over.<p>At a Buckingham Palace garden party to celebrate Prince …

Choose 7 Beautiful Women And We'll Reveal A Deep Truth About You

Get ready for some very difficult decisions!

Janelle Monáe

Boeing-Backed Startup Lands JetSuite for Electric Plane's Debut

Boeing Co.-backed startup Zunum Aero plans to deliver its first hybrid-electric plane in 2022 to JetSuite Inc., setting the stage for a new era in …

Japanese Maid Outfits, A Serious Look

Artist Ray Tatsumi has done an exhaustive in-depth study of Japanese maid outfits, tracing their origins from the UK and the USA.<p>Tatsumi has been …