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The End of Terrible Wi-Fi Is Near

By Ian KingIan King<p>January 25, 2017<p>Everybody hates Wi-Fi. The boxes are ugly, and it never seems to work when you need it. But just when you thought …

Lamborghini Used Jet Fighters, Spaceships, And Snakes To Design Its Latest Supercar, The Aventador S

Mitja Bokert, Lamborghini’s lead designer, plastered his “mood board” with jet fighters, spaceships, and venomous snakes as he created the brand’s latest supercar, the $421,350 Aventador S.<p>Lower, wider, and more powerful than Lamborghini’s flagship car, the Aventador SV, the 740-horsepower S …

Sports Cars

Qualcomm misses revenue estimates, defends licensing model

(Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc reported a lower-than-expected 3.9 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Wednesday, and defended its licensing model in the face of multiple legal challenges over its alleged "anticompetitive" tactics.<p>The company's shares were down 3.8 percent at $54.75 in aftermarket …

Licensing

Why Russia — a country with less money than Canada and fewer people than Nigeria — runs the world now

Russia makes less money per year than Canada. For 2016, its $1.3 trillion GDP was roughly on par with Australia, a country with one-sixth the …

Russia

The Latest Driverless Cars Don’t Need a Programmer Either - MIT Technology Review

An unusual fleet of self-driving cars will take to the road in coming months. Unlike most automated vehicles, which are programmed to deal with the …

Demonstration

This Map Shows the World's Weirdest Tourism Slogans

Better get packing.<p>Planning a trip? Tourism boards will try to sway you with fancy brochures, but perhaps the way to go is follow your instincts and …

Alberta returning to partial regulation of electricity market

The Alberta government is preparing to do away with Canada's only deregulated electricity market and return partial government control to the system almost two decades after it was turned over to private competition.<p>Premier Rachel Notley has long been unhappy with the market-based electrical system …

12 Essential Christmas Movies to Binge Watch in the Next Two Months

<i>A CHRISTMAS STORY</i><p>There are all-day marathons of this 1983 comedy for a reason: it’s truly the most perfect Christmas film. <i>A Christmas Story</i> has …

Entertainment

Kim Kardashian Leaning On Sister Khloe During Kanye’s Hospitalization: ‘She’s Her Rock’

This is so beautiful. Khloe Kardashian is seriously being there for her big sister Kim Kardashian in her time of need as Kim deals with the …

Kim Kardashian

Phil Schiller explains why new MacBook Pros don’t support 32GB of RAM

One of the biggest complaints surrounding Apple’s new MacBook Pro lineup is that the machines can’t be upgraded beyond 16GB of RAM. This, along with …

Snoop Dogg Reacts to Kanye West’s Rants About Jay Z, Beyonce, Hillary Clinton: ‘What the F–k Is He On?’

Dazed and confused. <b>Snoop Dogg</b> took to Snapchat on Sunday, November 20, to share his thoughts on <b>Kanye West</b>’s recent concert rants about <b>Jay Z</b>, <b>Beyoncé</b> …

Global warming is already changing genes - Futurity

Global climate change has already impacted every aspect of life on Earth, from genes to entire ecosystems, according to a new study.

Climate Change

The European train trip that every family should take

As a child I used to stand beside my dad in the corridor of the overnight car train from Calais to Narbonne in southern France. We’d watch fields of sunflowers shoot by while freight trains roared past like angry dragons. Lost in a reverie, his hair tangled from the rushing wind, my father rarely …

European Travel

Samsung's Siri killer to debut on the Galaxy S8

Partially thanks to the Note7 fiasco, Samsung has been unusually open about its next batch of flagship phones, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note8. …

Mobile

Report of different Samsung phone model exploding

PARIS (AP) — A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire and exploded on Sunday. The model is different from the Galaxy …

Galaxy Note

THIS Is What a Size 8 Actually Looks Like at Your Favorite Stores

Whether you shop online or old-school brick and mortar, these days figuring out what size you actually wear is virtually impossible. Here you are trying on a new holiday party dress and, low and behold, your trusty size 10 feels a bit snug or unexpectedly roomy. We know the feeling — you might be …

Mavs owner Cuban revokes credentials of 2 ESPN reporters

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has revoked the credentials for two ESPN reporters who cover the team but isn't saying why.Cuban said …

NBA

Snapchat invented a nifty way to charge its new smart glasses

The new Spectacles, made by Snapchat parent company Snap Inc., are intended to be the opposite: cool, sleek, and fashionable without a trace of the computers powering them. Pulling that off though is no easy task.<p>Patents published on Nov. 1 give us a small peek at what's likely under the hood of …

Patents

These wireless earbuds transform the sounds around you and preview a future of in-ear computers — here's what they're like

"Just as Microsoft put a computer on every desk, and Apple put one in every pocket, we want to put a computer in every ear," he says.<p>The "we" there is Doppler Labs, the four-year-old, New York-based company that Kraft co-founded. It's been interested in your ears since its inception — first with a …

Eight ways yoga can improve your sex life

Illustrations by Trish McAlaster/The Globe and Mail<p><b>2. Yoga can improve sexual function.</b> Using and engaging Mula Bandha can actually help you have better orgasms. The perineum is the muscular body between the anus and genitals. In yoga, it is believed that by slightly contracting the pubococcygeal …