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A look back at when Samsung copied every single thing about the iPhone

It’s now been more than five years since Apple first slapped Samsung with a series of patent infringement lawsuits for copying the overall look and …

Apple News

How China Built ‘iPhone City’ With Billions in Perks for Apple’s Partner

Opposite him sat the vice premier, Zhang Gaoli. Beside him sat his partner. There was the chairman of Foxconn, Mr. Gou. Also present was the party leader of the province where Zhengzhou is located, Xie Fuzhan.<p>ZHENGZHOU, China — A vast, boxy customs center acts as a busy island of commerce deep in …

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Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for free for a limited time, but …

Apple News

Samsung plans to rip off AirPods next

Samsung is planning to take on Apple’s fancy new AirPods with its own wireless earbuds that will launch alongside the Galaxy S8, according to a new report.<p>It’s thought Samsung is unlikely to follow Apple’s decision to drop the 3.5mm headphone jack, but it will still push wireless alternatives as …

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Tim Cook calls AirPods a 'runaway success'

Who's laughing at Apple's "courage" now?<p>After its AirPods were mercilessly mocked at their debut in September, and after weeks of delay on their availability, Tim Cook says that the wireless headphones are a "runaway success."<p>Cook had been touring the New York Stock Exchange with his nephew on …

Apple News

Samsung Vs. Apple: Samsung Gains Ground During Holidays Despite Galaxy Note 7 Recall

Brand loyalty often gets attributed to Apple fanatics who will wait in line for the latest device, but Samsung’s recent struggles revealed a set of …

Apple News

2016 was a hard year to be an Apple fan

Either embrace the dongleverse or look elsewhere.<p>Tim Cook and the rest of Apple's leadership will probably not look back fondly on 2016. iPhone sales declined for the first time, and Apple's profits followed suit. There are still bright spots, like the company's growing services business, and the …

Apple News

New iMessage hack lets you crash friends’ iPhones via text message

A new nefarious text message has been discovered that has the power to completely crash iPhones, even those running the latest version of iOS 10.<p>Instead of using infected links or weird text like previous iMessage hacks, this new one allows attackers to disable a person’s Messages app by simply …

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Cam Newton walks out of postgame press conference less than two minutes in

Cam Newton didn’t feel like talking following the Panthers’ 41–38 loss to the Saints on Sunday, deciding to cut his postgame press conference short …

Chiefs’ Dontari Poe scores on screen

The Kansas City Chiefs decided they were going to call a screen on offense for nose tackle Dontari Poe.<p>Andy Reid has decided to bust out the trick …

Chip Kelly non-committal on starting Colin Kaepernick next week

49ers head coach Chip Kelly wouldn’t say whether or not quarterback Colin Kaepernick will remain the team’s starter for next week’s game against the …

‘Tackle the Muslim’: Bills fans mock Colin Kaepernick before first start of season

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick received a harsh welcome from many Bills fans before his first start of the season on Sunday in Buffalo, though …

NFL teams have an interesting workaround to the highlight rule

The NFL is sticking to its guns and not allowing team branded Twitter feeds to share highlights, which has created some innovation.<p>When the NBA …

Notable Misspelled Jerseys

The first misspelled jersey of the 2016-17 NBA season belongs to Phoneix Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe, or "BELDSOE" through most of the first half …

theScore

Final - Oct 9 1:00 PM<p>Scoring<p>1st quarter<p>Chicago 8:24<p>Connor Barth 35 yd FG<p>Indianapolis 5:10<p>Adam Vinatieri 54 yd FG<p>2nd quarter<p>Indianapolis 12:58<p>Dwayne …

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Final - Oct 9 1:00 PM<p>Washington6-4-1, 3rd NFC East 16<p>Baltimore6-5-0, 1st AFC North 10<p>Scoring<p>1st quarter<p>Baltimore 10:13<p>Crockett Gillmore 7 yd pass …

Report: Broncos to start Paxton Lynch vs. Falcons

The Denver Broncos will start rookie quarterback Paxton Lynch against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, sources have told Mike Klis of 9News.com.<p>Trevor …

Reports: 49ers discussing starting Colin Kaepernick

The San Francisco 49ers will reportedly name Colin Kaepernick as the team's starting quarterback for their upcoming game against the Buffalo Bills on …

Report: Steelers WR Antonio Brown fined for touchdown dance

The NFL has fined Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Antonio Brown $24,309 for his touchdown celebration dance during Sunday's victory over the Kansas City …

Odell Beckham Jr. fined for unsportsmanlike conduct vs. Vikings

Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been fined for his unsportsmanlike conduct penalty from Monday’s game against the Vikings, NFL.com's Ian …

Report: Patriots’ Jacoby Brissett to undergo thumb surgery

Patriots quarterback Jacoby Brissett will undergo surgery on his injured right thumb, Jim McBride and Ben Volin of the <i>Boston Globe</i> report.<p>Brissett, …

Help For Dallas’ Dormant Pass Rush, Looking at Luck’s Problems, and What Giants Can Do to Get Odell Open

Among the Week 5 film-study notes on all 32 NFL teams<p>Cincinnati at Dallas<p><b>Bengals:</b> Geno Atkins is the best player on this defense, but Domata Peko, at …

Ranking NFL fan bases by how much they hate Tom Brady

A lot of people really don't like Tom Brady. But which NFL fan base dislikes Brady the most?<p>No. 10: Pittsburgh Steelers<p>No. 9: St. Louis (Los Angeles) …

On the Clock Podcast: The ACC's best 2017 NFL draft prospects

As the college football season heats up, so too does the analysis and discussion of the prospects who will define the 2017 NFL draft in Philadelphia. …

Jaguars' Posluszny puts up hurricane shutters for neighbor

The state of Florida is bracing for the arrival of Hurricane Matthew, including members of Florida's three NFL teams.<p>Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker …

0 replies 312 retweets 840 likes<p>Odell Beckham Jr going down the line and shaking every soldier's hand after the national anthem. #<b>NYGiants</b> #<b>Vikings</b></b> …

The Giants played way too sloppy a half. Six penalties, another Odell Beckham incident and they trail 14-3. They outgained Vikings, 165-154.<p>0 replies …

Odell Beckham Jr. feels that he's one of the NFL's most targeted players. http://es.pn/2dGPp9c pic.twitter.com/MKVx3qitP7<p>0 replies 1,034 retweets …

Sources say Dallas PD has completed the Aqib Talib case. They've determined the Broncos cornerback was not shot by someone but shot himself.<p>0 replies …

Former Bills' RB Karlos Williams visiting with his former Buffalo team, per source. Bills expected to resign him.<p>0 replies 850 retweets 1,186 …