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Project Goliath: Inside Hollywood's secret war against Google

What is "Goliath" and why are Hollywood’s most powerful lawyers working to kill it?<p>In dozens of recently leaked emails from the Sony hack, lawyers from the MPAA and six major studios talk about "Goliath" as their most powerful and politically relevant adversary in the fight against online piracy. …

Top Five

We gave it an <b>A-</b><p>As brilliantly funny as Chris Rock is, he’s never been able to replicate the high-voltage danger and electricity of his stand-up act …

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The Best Book I Read This Year

Staff selections from a year of reading<p><i>The Atlantic</i>'s editors and writers share their favorite titles—new, classic, or somewhere in between—from a year of reading.

Netflix is testing a “Tweet Me a Reminder” button on Twitter for new episodes

It can be hard to remember when new content is streaming online – you don’t get assaulted with loud commercials nearly as much as on TV, after all – but it looks like Netflix and Twitter now want to make your life easier by tweeting you reminders.<p>User @RichBTIG spotted a new ‘Tweet Me a Reminder’ …

Apple's iOS outshines Android in US mobile Web traffic

The iPhone 6 gave a small shot in the arm to Apple's mobile Web traffic in the US after the smartphone hit the market in mid-September.<p>Specifically, the share of mobile Web traffic from Apple iOS devices in the US crept up to 61.4 percent from 60.6 percent during the nine weeks following the …

Web Traffic

Droid Turbo review: Motorola had to leave Google to become the king of Android

The past few years have been crazy for Motorola. After the iPhone rocked the cell phone industry in 2007, Motorola was among the first companies to …

This is how your Gmail account got hacked

If your Gmail account got hacked, blame your friends.<p>You are 36 times more likely to get scammed if your contacts' accounts have been hacked, according to a study released this week by Google (GOOG).<p>It's rare. On an average day, only nine in 1 million accounts gets stolen. But when it happens, the …

Google Voice adds Verizon Wireless MMS support and native MMS for pictures

A month after Google announced it had added MMS support inside Google Voice for nearly all major wireless carriers in the US and Canada, it revealed …

Motorola’s budget handset gets Android Lollipop before Nexus devices

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Stellar news if you own the 2014 version of Motorola’s Moto G, an impressive budget handset that costs $180 unlocked. …

YouTube delivers the music streaming service you’ve been waiting for

The YouTube music streaming service you’ve been hearing about for months is finally here. It’s called YouTube Music Key, and it lets subscribers …

How YouTube Music Key Will Redefine What We Consider ‘Music’

YouTube finally unveiled its subscription music service today, and in some ways it’s very much like existing streaming music services, especially since it comes bundled with Google Play Music All Access. But YouTube Music Key also very much not like other streaming music services, because of the …

Google closing Wallet API for website payment processing

In the mobile payment space, Apple Pay dominates the headlines lately, but Google Wallet has been riding its coattails admirably. Via the web, there …

Verizon’s Moto X Android Lollipop release Benchmarked

This morning the 4G LTE Verizon version of the Motorola Moto X from 2014 has an update rolling out across the United States. This update is for the …

5 Tips on Using Google Apps for Meetings - BetterCloud Monitor

As technology continues to change how we work, one of the main holdovers refuses to go away. While meetings undoubtably serve a very important …

Verizon's Moto X gets taste of Android 5.0

The Lollipop-flavored update has begun for Big Red's take on Motorola's flagship smartphone.<p>Verizon started rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop updates on Monday to the Motorola Moto X (2014) .<p>At more than 600MB, the large Lollipop update looks like its the same mostly stock Android experience we've …

Chromecast Receives 7 New Apps Including Nickelodeon, Comedy Central And More

Google Chromecast has today receive seven new applications for owners to enjoy in the form of Comedy Central, Sesame Street Go, Nickelodeon, TuneIn, …

GadgetellSolutions Media

18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

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Former Google+ employee: We f***ed up

A former Google+ employee who spent three years helping create Google+ has written a brutal blog post declaring the tech giant's social network a failure.<p>In a lengthy, at times profane breakdown on blogging platform Medium, Chris Messina, the man credited as inventor of the hashtag, writes that …

Pandora's revamped radio apps make it easier to personalize your tunes

Take a look at Pandora's current app interface and you'll notice that personalization (outside of the signature thumb buttons) takes a back seat -- it's relatively hard to get just the right mix of artists in your radio stream. That shouldn't be a problem in the near future, as Pandora has just …

Spotify offers discounts on Premium subscriptions just in time for the holidays

Spotify appears to be getting into the festive spirit with the holidays just around the corner. The popular music streaming service is offering …

Spotify

Scientific Study Says High Heels Are the Sexiest Thing Women Wear

A new study out of France has confirmed what we've always suspected: High heels are pretty dang sexy. Women wearing them receive help and attention from men more quickly than ladies in flats, which doesn't entirely surprise me, but I loved the findings when behavioral scientist and University of …

The Top 12 Style Trends of 2014

For fashion girls, flipping through your closet is like taking a trip down memory lane, a sartorial time capsule that shows the year as you wore it. And seeing those had-to-have pieces and impulse buys all alongside your hunted-down wardrobe staples says everything about that year’s trends. If your …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

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How to Wear: '70s Denim

3 Bazaar editors style '70s-inspired denim 3 different ways.<p>With Gucci, Vuitton, Derek Lam, Chloe and Loewe on the '70s bandwagon across multiple seasons—it's safe to say it's more of a lifestyle than a trend. It calls to mind all of those icons on our perpetual mood boards—in all their …

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Fringe Fashion Trend

The past few seasons have proved it: Fringe is definitely here to stay, and the trend has held on in every way, shape, and form. Just check out the 10 Crosby Derek Lam, Burberry, and Thakoon Addition looks above. Swooning yet? We are. From micro-mini fringe trimmings to luscious and long strips of …

How to do layering

For me, layering began in the 1980s when, as a student, my favourite outfit was a cropped, off-the-shoulder jumper over a stripy vest top with a ra-ra skirt over leggings – and a pair of Dr Martens boots. On the other side of the Atlantic, Donna Karan was doing things in a much more grown-up …

Make Your Holiday Extra Bubbly with Veuve Clicquot's Cool New Collab

Holiday gift-giving can be a challenge, especially when it comes to more "peripheral" friends (colleagues, counselors, your Great Aunt Bobbie). It's …

5 Gin Cocktails to Try Right This Second

Gin is a master of disguise. The clean, botanical tones of the clear spirit appear to take a backseat to more dominant flavors--but without gin, a cocktail's overall luster would be lost.<p>To truly appreciate the magic of gin's undercover effect, try five cocktails that pair the spirit with …

Best Dressed: This Week In Outfits

Here's who wore it best and how you can, too.<p>Here's who wore it best and how you can, too.

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