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Larry Page talks about his age-old fight with Steve Jobs over ‘doing too much stuff’

In an interview with the Financial Times, Google co-founder and CEO Larry Page talked about an ongoing debate that he had with Apple’s Steve Jobs: whether their companies were doing too much or too little to affect the lives of their customers.<p>Page, as is evident in Google’s seemingly unending push …

The Must-See Movies of November (Trust Us)

<i>Hitting theaters this month, stories of perseverance: Gael García Bernal portrays the trials of a journalist confined in a Tehran prison; Channing Tatum transforms into an Olympic-bound wrestler; and a devastating portray of Stephen Hawking's life through love, illness, and genius. Pause</i> …

Stephen Hawking

J.Lo Says Ben Affleck Was Her 'First Big Heartbreak'

Bennifer in 2003. Photo: Getty Images<p>Jennifer Lopez has had plenty of boyfriends (and husbands) over the years—but it seems one relationship, no matter how short-lived, made quite an impact: Her engagement to Ben Affleck, which was called off a decade ago in early 2004.<p>In an interview for the <i>Today</i> …

Ben Affleck

Google appears to be working on an AirDrop competitor codenamed 'Copresence'

There may soon be a new way to share files, messages, directions, music, and more between devices. A new leak suggests that Google is working on a service codenamed "Copresence" that will be some sort of cross between Apple's AirDrop local file transfer service and the NFC-based Android Beam …

Apperian launches first administrative remote control solution for iOS [Video]

Apperian just launched “Remote Control for iOS”, a feature for its Enterprise App Services Environment that it called “the first and only solution that empowers IT departments to remotely view and interact with employee’s iOS devices as if the device was directly in front of them.” The solution …

In disappointing Cleveland return, LeBron learns there is work ahead

After an anti-climactic return to Cleveland, LeBron James learned an old lesson Thursday night: building something new takes time.<p>CLEVELAND -- …

The Other Problem With That Street Harassment Video

Photo: YouTube<p>At this point, you've probably seen the clip "10 Hours of Walking in NYC as a Woman." Over 22 million people have watched the video, which is a collaboration between anti-street harassment organization Hollaback! and a marketing agency, on YouTube. If you've been off the Internet this …

Feminism

How Your Office Became a Middle School Chat Room

The instant messaging system Slack, a favorite among offices, is now worth $1 billion. It has helped alleviate needless email and keep employees in closer touch than ever before. But what happens when we get too comfortable and casual with a service designed to be just that?<p><b>Most white collar</b> …

Apple Watch project was more difficult than the iPhone, says Jony Ive

Apple chief designer Jony Ive said that designing the Apple Watch was more difficult than the iPhone because it needed to meet so many diverse expectations, reports the <i>WSJ</i>.<p>“Even though Apple Watch does so many things, there are cultural, historical implications and expectations,” Ive said. “That’s …

'Interstellar' director Christopher Nolan doesn't have an email address

...And other fascinating facts about the director of 'Interstellar' and 'The Dark Knight' trilogy<p>Director Christopher Nolan has a new movie coming out soon: <i>Interstellar</i>, a big budget, original sci-fi film (original, as in, not adapted from any pre-existing novel or comic book property), which hits …

Wearing the Microsoft Band, the next big thing in fitness tracking

I've been wearing it for two hours, and I'm still acutely aware that it's there. This is the first and most unavoidable thing you should know about the Microsoft Band: it's big, and it's heavy. It's not an object with a strap, like a smartwatch or a Fitbit; there's technology in every part of this …

Operator deliberately destroyed rocket

<b>(CNN) —</b> The unmanned Antares rocket that exploded off the coast of Virginia was deliberately destroyed after it became apparent there was a problem, a spokesman for Orbital Sciences Corporation said Thursday.<p>The flight termination system was engaged, Barron Beneski, vice president of corporate …

The Week in Review: Giants Win the Series

A 25-year-old North Carolina native who married his high school sweetheart at 20 broke the record for most postseason innings pitched, was awarded …