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How To Watch The Apple iPhone Event Live (Even On Windows!)

You woke up, and it felt like a regular Wednesday. And then you realized that today is actually Apple iPhone day, where each year the internet crashes over what is, essentially, a new internet device.<p>Like most everyone, you want to watch the event as it unfolds live. But how? When? Where?<p>If you’re …

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US ban on Cuban cigars comes to an end as Barack Obama's détente with Cuba begins

The first practical elements of the new era in US-Cuba relations come into force on Friday<p>America's half-century ban on Cuban cigars will come to an end on Friday as Barack Obama's new policy of détente with Cuba starts to come into force.<p>Just weeks after Mr Obama announced that he was reversing 50 …

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Pope Francis stirs controversy in debate about freedom of speech

Pope Francis on Thursday stirred fresh controversy in the debate over freedom of speech and individual responsibility with a remark that suggested that a violent reaction to insults should be expected.<p>In an on-board news conference with journalists traveling with him to the Philippines from Sri …

The new experimental Sony launches the Qrio Smart Lock

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2003 CIA cable casts doubt on claim linking Iraq to 9/11

A recently released CIA cable casts heavy doubt on a key claim used by the Bush administration to justify the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq.<p>It discounts intelligence that said Mohammed Atta, one of the 9/11 ringleaders, met with an Iraqi official in the Czech Republic a few months before the …

20 best Android apps this week

Nokia HERE Beta, World of Warriors, Game of Thrones, Pause, Humin, Go CBBC, Scrolls, Indiegogo and more<p>It’s time for our weekly roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, this time from the last seven days of releases on the Google Play store.<p>As ever, the prices provided in brackets …

Xbox One breaks the PS4's winning streak with 1.2 million sales in November

Sony's PlayStation 4 has been at the top of the next-generation sales charts for almost its entire lifespan, but Microsoft just broke through in a big way. According to the latest NPD data drop, the Xbox One was the number one selling console in both the US and the UK for November. The PS4 had …

Watch The Navy Destroy A Drone With Lasers

Zap!<p>With a flick of a videogame-like controller, the sailor locks the laser onto the drone in mid-air. Within seconds, there’s a flash of light and sparks, and the drone nosedives straight into the ocean, the latest victim of the U.S. Navy’s new Laser Weapon System (or LaWS). The laser, mounted on …

Workflow for iOS Helps Automate Everything on Your Phone

Workflow for iOS takes all those repetitive, annoying tasks you always do on your iPhone and lets you create custom icons or share actions so it’s as easy as one click.<p>Basically, Workflow allows you to quickly wire up multiple services to work together in sequence. For example, a basic workflow …

Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) John Brennan pauses before answering a reporter's question during a rare news conference at CIA Headquarters in Virginia December 11, 2014. REUTERS/Larry Downing

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NBA scores 2014: The Thunder are rolling and 3 other things we learned Thursday night

With its two stars back from injury, Oklahoma City is picking up right where it left off.<p>The healthy Thunder faced a Cavaliers team missing their biggest star on Thursday, a role reversal in the early NBA season.<p>It was the fifth game for Oklahoma City with Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook both in …

Next James Bond film titled 'Spectre,' adds Waltz, Bellucci, Bautista

James Bond's past is coming back to haunt him. The next film starring the suave super-spy has been titled "Spectre," director Sam Mendes announced Thursday morning during an event at Pinewood Studios outside London.<p>The title will likely ring a bell for Bond aficionados as the name of the …

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Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" Was The Most Streamed Song In America In 2014

As previously mentioned, Spotify announced their year-end findings of what was most popular musically around the world, and they’ve done the same for the United States. While some artists are certainly beloved the world over, every country has their own tastes, and some of what was listened the …

North Korean Diplomat Denies His Country Hacked Sony

A North Korean diplomat denied his country was responsible for a massive cyberattack on Sony Pictures, putting him in contrast with another official …

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The NSA listened in on trade group talks to stay ahead of phone encryption

If you're working on making phone conversations more secure, there's a very good chance the NSA is keeping an eye on your inbox. A new report from <i>The Intercept</i> looks into the NSA's efforts to stay ahead of the encryption that carriers use to keep phone calls safe from eavesdropping. The NSA has …

PlayStation 4's 2.0 update brings connectivity and freezing issues

<i>Updated at 11:45 a.m. Pacific time with Sony’s response.</i><p>Sony is upgrading the operating system on the PlayStation 4 today, but many gamers are reporting issues with the patch.<p>The PS4’s 2.0 update is available to download now, but you might want to hold off on downloading it. Gamers on forums like …

Android Circuit: Motorola's Superior Android, Xiaomi Fights For Third, Note 4 Defeats iPhone 6 Plus

Taking a look back at the week in news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit highlights a number of stories including the Note 4 vs the iPhone 6 Plus, the Droid Turbo’s confirmed specs, Lenovo completes its Motorola purchase, Samsung confirms drastic drop in profits, Android …

KnowRoaming sticker SIMs can now help more people avoid roaming charges

Remember KnowRoaming? That seemingly magical sticker SIM supposed to be attached on top of your usual one, so you can avoid expensive roaming charges? It's finally available for purchase. KnowRoaming works with a GSM Android, iPhone or Windows mobile device and connects you to a local carrier as …

Google Just Released a Brand New Google Calendar App

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