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Nokia Lumia 1520 review: the best Windows Phone device yet

Windows Phone has never looked this good. The latest update to Microsoft's mobile operating system, known as Update 3, added support for 1080p displays, large smartphone screens and state-of-the-art processors. And now, these features are finally showing up on actual hardware. The first device to …

White supremacist takes DNA test, finds out he's part black

Well, that's awkward: A white supremacist who made headlines worldwide for plotting to take over a town in North Dakota received the results of a DNA test -- and the results say he's 14% black.<p>And this all happened while cameras were rolling.<p>Craig Cobb, 61, who has tried to create a white enclave …

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Good News for the Cable Guys! Subscriber Numbers Dropped Again.

There’s not much need to debate cord-cutting anymore: The pay-TV industry is losing subscribers.<p>But we still don’t have a handle on the <i>rate</i> of loss, …

Looks like Comcast is quietly pushing a 300 GB cap and overage charges

Advertisement<p>48 Comments<p>Credit: AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac<p>We may be living in an era of growing gigabit connections, but Comcast(S CMCSA) will not go …

To Buy Or Not To Buy? The Twitter Question

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Aswath Damodaran is a Professor of Finance at the Stern School of Business at New York University, where he teaches corporate finance and equity valuation. Follow him on Twitter @AswathDamodaran.</i><p>As the offering date for Twitter approached, the bankers could not seem to make up their …

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Bill Gates Thinks Tech Billionaires Have Their Priorities Totally Out Of Whack

"Take this malaria vaccine, [this] weird thing that I'm thinking of," Gates told Richard Waters of FT. "Hmm, which is more important, connectivity or malaria vaccine? If you think connectivity is the key thing, that's great. I don't."<p>It's a not-so-thinly-veiled shot at tech giants like Google and …

Sony releases massive PlayStation 4 FAQ as launch approaches

We're just over two weeks out from the release of Sony's PlayStation 4, and today the company is setting out to answer any lingering questions you may have. Sony has published an exhaustive FAQ at the PlayStation Blog covering a wide range of topics including the console itself, supported …

Wolfram Alpha Launches Problem Generator To Help Students Learn Math

If you’re studying math or science, you are probably pretty familiar with Wolfram Alpha as a tool for figuring out complicated equations. That makes it a pretty good tool for cheating, but not necessarily for learning. Today, the Wolfram Alpha team is launching a new service for learners, the …

Windows 8.1 review

A year ago, Microsoft "reimagined" the look and feel of Windows, and placed a risky bet on the future of computing. Touch is everything, it said, and nearly everything about Windows 8 was designed to be used in a world without laptops and desktop PCs. But most people still use laptops and desktops, …

Facebook Users Can No Longer Hide From Search

There was a time when Facebook users could make themselves “unsearchable” by changing a privacy setting called “Who can search for me by name?” Their accounts would still be visible to people who clicked their names in a News Feed story or on a mutual friends’ timeline, but the random person who …

White America says “Let the Fire Burn”

<b>MOVE members and police during the 1978 confrontation outside MOVE headquarters, in a still from "Let the Fire Burn." (Zeitgeist Films)</b><p>What the Philadelphia firebombing of 1985 can tell us about the culture of white rage that led to the shutdown<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>October 5, 2013 4:00pm (UTC)<p>In Jason …

Top 50 Startups in New York City you need to know about

<i>Courtney Boyd Myers and Erica Berger are the founders of 3460 Miles, a bi-weekly newsletter that connects the New York and London tech, design, and social good communities. Sign up for their newsletter and find them on Twitter and Facebook.</i><p>New York City is chock full of startups shaking up …

Video isn’t breaking the internet: The industry giants are

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: Jordan Novet<p>The web can’t handle video, goes the common refrain. For example, Comcast (S CMCSK) estimates that if …

Nokia's 6-inch Lumia 1520 reportedly launching on September 26th

Nokia hasn't announced a press event yet, but it looks like the company may be planning to introduce its 6-inch Windows Phone on September 26th. Twitter account Evleaks, who has an accurate history on devices and launch dates, claims Nokia will unveil its Lumia 1520 later this month. The date …

Top 5 things we hate about the iPhone 5S

The iPhone 5S is finally official, alongside its cheaper, “unapologetically plastic” sibling, the iPhone 5C. We have heard rumors of both since not …

Watch Apple's iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C event online

Apple disappointed many fans today when it didn’t make a livestream available for its new iPhone media event, but now you can at least watch the entire event on the company’s site.<p>Marvel at Apple design head Jony Ive describing the iPhone 5C as “beautifully, unapologetically plastic.” (Since when …

iPhone 5s and 5c: comparing Apple's latest against the best phones out there

iPhone buyers have never had it this good. With two similar and competitive iPhones about to hit stores, the options are more compelling — if not harder to choose between — than ever. We’re taking a look across Apple’s new pair of iPhones to see how they stand up to one another, and how they can …

NSA calls iPhone users 'zombies' and Steve Jobs 'Big Brother'

Steve Jobs is Big Brother, and all the iPhone-buying public are just zombies, according to internal NSA documents detailing what the agency has been working on in terms of cracking smartphones and extracting personal information, social connections, location information, and more.<p>Don’t worry, …

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The Truth About Marissa Mayer: An Unauthorized Biography

On the morning of Thursday, July 12, 2012, Yahoo's interim CEO, Ross Levinsohn, still believed he was going to be named permanent CEO of the company.<p>He had just one meeting to go.<p>That meeting was a board meeting, to be held that day in a room on the second floor of Yahoo's Sunnyvale, Calif., …

Erase Yourself From the Internet With JustDelete.me

Deleting yourself from the Internet is hard work. First, you have to decide where exactly you want to disappear — from social media sites to retailer …

CHART OF THE DAY: iPhone Buyers Are Younger, Richer, And Better Educated Than Samsung Smartphone Buyers

For the past couple of years, Samsung has been mocking Apple in its advertising.<p>One of the overt messages delivered repeatedly is that Apple's iPhone is no longer hip. It is for old dorks. Samsung is for the hipsters, says the advertising.<p>Well, the latest data from Consumer Intelligence Research …

Meet The Dread Pirate Roberts, The Man Behind Booming Black Market Drug Website Silk Road

An entrepreneur as professionally careful as the Dread Pirate Roberts doesn’t trust instant messaging services. Forget phones or Skype. At one point during our eight-month preinterview courtship, I offer to meet him at an undisclosed location outside the United States. “Meeting in person is out of …

Sheryl Sandberg Should Know Better Than to Ask Interns to Work for Free

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>For decades, companies have been "employing" interns to do work. But a spate of recent litigation …

Top Apps For The 1%

There’s been an interesting phenomenon occurring lately, thanks to the increasing ability of companies to reach and serve ultra-niche audiences — the rise of the app for the 1 percent. Now more than ever, you can download apps that you can’t actually afford to use.<p>The democratization of the app …

“Why did you shoot me? I was reading a book”: The new warrior cop is out of control

SWAT teams raiding poker games and trying to stop underage drinking? Overwhelming paramilitary force is on the rise<p>Sal Culosi is dead because he bet on a football game — but it wasn’t a bookie or a loan shark who killed him. His local government killed him, ostensibly to protect him from his …