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Chinzo Machida's vicious flying knee, Zach Makovsky's title win at RFA 11

Zach Makovsky added another title to his resume, but it may be Lyoto Machida’s brother folks are talking about today.<p>Chinzo Machida, the older …

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Manny Pacquiao dismisses doubters before Brandon Rios fight

The fighter from the Philippines says that he's not too old as he prepares for weekend welterweight bout in Macao.<p>November 22, 2013|By Lance Pugmire<p>Manny Pacquiao hits the speed bag during a training session General Santos… (PAUL BERNALDEZ / AFP/Getty…)<p>Manny Pacquiao has been the most dynamic boxer …

Duke Roufus: UFC has paved the way for all combat sports

As the head trainer for UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis, former Bellator welterweight champ Ben Askren and a number of other MMA notables, …

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Hendricks to St-Pierre: 'If you can't handle the stress of being champ, give it up'

A week later, everyone’s still talking about Georges St-Pierre’s win over Johny Hendricks.<p>But people are talking about what comes next – and when it …

Bruno Carvalho vs. Matt Inman headlines Cage Warriors 61 in Baghdad

Cage Warriors Fighting Championship’s first event in Iraq has taken solid form with the addition of several fights.<p>Cage Warriors 61 takes place Dec. …

Fightweets: Fix the scoring system

Yeah, so, some stuff happened last Saturday night in Las Vegas that you may have heard about.<p>UFC 167 -- or, more specifically, everything that …

Donald Cerrone meets Adriano Martins at UFC on FOX 10 in Chicago

The UFC’s two most recent “Submission of the Night” winners have been booked to face each other in January.<p>Fresh off his win a week ago against Evan …

Shlemenko KOs Marshall with brutal body shot at Bellator 109

Bellator wrapped up its ninth season in brutal fashion on Friday night in Pennsylvania.<p>Middleweight champ Alexander Shlemenko (49-7 MMA, 10-1 BMMA) …

Out of title contention, ex-UFC champ Rich Franklin will retire after one more fight

Out of action for more than a year, Rich Franklin on Friday said he plans to fight one more time, then retire from the sport.<p>Franklin (29-7 MMA, 14-6 …

Motorola Taps 3D Systems to Help Make “Project Ara” Customizable Phone a Reality

Motorola is looking to a 3-D printing company to help the company’s effort to make mobile phones out of a series of customizable parts.<p>The Google …

Why tech giants turn to Netflix for IT help

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: IBM<p>Most people think of Netflix(s nflx) as a video streaming service. That’s understandable — video delivery is its …

Motorola turns to 3D printing to bring its ambitious modular smartphones to life

Motorola’s futuristic smartphones now have an equally futuristic manufacturing method: 3D printing.<p>Motorola announced today that it’s inked a deal with 3D printing giant 3D Systems to put together its Project Ara smartphones, which the company announced last month.<p>Essentially a Lego take on …

Niche Raises $550K To Help Marketers Work With Social Media Celebrities

Niche, a startup that connects brands with popular users on social media, has opened its website to the public, and it’s also announcing that it has raised $550,000 in funding.<p>Niche isn’t the first startup attempting to make money from celebrity-driven marketing campaigns on social networks — after …

Verizon now offers $5 daily data plan for tablets

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Need to connect your tablet to Verizon’s(s vz)(s vod) 4G LTE network, but only for a couple of hours? No problem. The carrier …

Someone Just Transferred $148 Million Worth Of Bitcoin

That's about 195,000 Bitcoins.<p>We say transacted because there is no way of knowing whether any money actually changed hands. The Bitcoins were transferred from several Blockchain "addresses" to another single address. Addresses are basically routing numbers, and an individual's Bitcoin wallet can …

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Microsoft to get EU approval for $7.3B Nokia deal, report says

It looks to be smooth sailing as Microsoft takes over Nokia's devices and services business.<p>Microsoft will soon have its smartphone business.<p>The Redmond, Wash., software giant is set to win unconditional regulatory approval from the European Union, according to Reuters, which cited people familiar …

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FCC confirms it may allow mobile calls during flight, but airlines have final say (update)

The FCC has confirmed that on December 12th, it will consider a proposal that would give airlines the option to let passengers make cellphone calls during flight. But the Commission is also attempting to head off any consumer unrest over such a change, underlining the fact that airlines (and their …

Twitter implements new encryption using Perfect Forward Secrecy

Twitter announced today that the service will be changing its encryption standards, adopting a more secure protocol known as Perfect Forward Secrecy that's recommended by many experts in the field. The new protocol will be installed on top of standard HTTPS encryption, generating a new key for each …

Cable consolidation isn’t about TV: It’s about broadband

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr user The Consumerist<p>Given the rumors that Comcast (s cmcsa) is talking with regulators to see if it could find …

You Can Now Buy Nest’s $129 Protect Smart Smoke Alarm

Nest’s Protect smoke alarm is now available for purchase. The $129 device comes in black or white with versions for wired power or battery.<p>The Protect measures both smoke and carbon monoxide and features several smart features, such as the ability to turn off an alarm with the wave of a hand. In …

Google Glass may have found a prescription lens partner

Google is in talks with VSP Global -- a nationwide eye care insurer that also make lenses and frames -- to make Glass available at optometry clinics.<p>Google is in talks with an American vision benefits provider to get Google Glass into the hands of the people who know eyes the best: doctors.<p>VSP …

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iOS Email App Swizzle Will Clean up All Your Offers into One Digest

Promises to clean your email inbox of junk and endless offers seem to come along pretty frequently around here, and one of the newest to take on this particular challenge is the Swizzle Inbox Organizer by Keep Holdings.<p>As someone that signs up for <i>a lot</i> of different products and services, <i></i>I decided …

Mexico Uses Deaf People to Monitor Surveillance Cameras

Xbox One vs. PS4: A Guide to Making the Toughest Gaming Decision in Years

It was 1981. Ronald Reagan was president, MTV had just launched and choosing a video game system was easy. The Atari 2600 was the best and most …

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