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Apple will finally replace blurry iPhone 6 Plus cameras

It wasn't your imagination. That iPhone 6 Plus you purchased that seemed to produce oddly blurred images may have been defective, and now Apple is …

Mobile Technology

The After Math: Apple Music user numbers and cheap Windows 10 PCs

We've taken a lot of good with the bad this week. On one hand, all four major cell carriers went down in the Southeast overnight, Samsung killed its Boxee project , Reddit banned its most famous racists, and YouTube nixed its venerable 301+ placeholder. On the plus side, Facebook started letting …

Apple Music

iOS 9 Will Know To Use Cell Data When The Wi-Fi Sucks

The Wi-Fi at my house is <i>almost</i> perfect, save for one frustrating flaw: the signal tanks down to nearly nothing about five feet from where I park.<p>The signal is strong enough that my phone stays connected, but <i>just</i> so weak that pulling anything up — like, say, directions to where I’m going – doesn’t …

Wi-Fi

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Kendall Jenner Shows Us How to Make a Baseball Cap Look Chic

Models are never really off duty, and even when they're dashing to the airport it's always done with style. For Kendall Jenner's latest rendezvous …

Kendall Jenner

Copenhagen Fashion Week Spring 2016, Day 1

Industrial outerwear and luxe It bags flooded the stylish streets on the first day of Copenhagen Fashion Week. See it all here.

I’m one of those 11 million Apple Music listeners, but here’s why I won’t pay

We now know that Apple Music has 11 million people trying it since it launched last month, thanks to a new USA Today story.<p>In an interview, Apple senior vice president of Internet software and services, Eddy Cue, told USA Today, “We’re thrilled with the numbers so far.”<p>I’m one of those trying it. …

Photography

Earth, Moon, Venus, and Jupiter Lined Up in a Row, as Seen From the ISS

On July 19th, after NASA astronaut Scott Kelly’s 114th day on the International Space Station, Kelly pointed his camera out a window and captured …

​A guy in the UK called the ISS from his backyard and you can too

For most of us, visiting the International Space Station is little more than an impossible dream -- but if you know what you're doing, <i>talking</i> to the orbiting laboratory is surprisingly plausible. No, really: just ask Adrian Lane, a Gloucestershire UK Ham radio operator who called up an ISS …

Solange Knowles’ New Puma Campaign Is All About Diversity

Solange Knowles has done it again — for the third time, actually. She announced (via Instagram, duh) the launch of her third collection with Puma and this one really takes the cake. The two-part campaign, called Word to the Woman, is centered on diversity and features a group of 14 stellar ladies …

Solange Knowles

Amazon expands reach of one-hour Prime Now delivery in the UK

Amazon’s zippy one-hour delivery option is now available in Birmingham and surrounding areas in the UK.<p>The expansion is the service’s first steps outside of the UK’s capital, where it launched in June. It’s still not available across the whole of Greater London though.<p>In addition to customers in …

MIT researchers have found a way to make rotten software fresh again

It turns out software and fruit have something in common: they both can rot. But while a banana that’s been sitting out too long can’t turn fresh …

Artificial Intelligence

Samsung is working on an 11K phone display with off-the-charts clarity

In five years, we may all be laughing at our "low" resolution QuadHD smartphone displays.<p>Samsung is developing an 11K "super-resolution" display with …

The last place on Earth… without life

In the Atacama Desert in northern Chile, it looks as if nothing could ever survive. It is one of the driest places in the world, and some sections of …

Will the Mayweather-Pacquiao bout affect future of boxing in the U.S.?

The attention and big money surrounding Saturday's megabout between<p>Floyd Mayweather Jr.andManny Pacquiaohas masked the fact that boxing is struggling to become more than a niche sport in the United States.<p>As a result, many boxing officials are hoping the record pay-per-view numbers and a …