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12.2-inch iPad Pro could be thinner than the iPhone 6 Plus

Apple is expected to announce a huge iPad in early 2015, and a new report details some of the tablet’s specs.<p>According to the reliable Japanese site Macotakara, the larger iPad (or ‘iPad Pro’, as it’s been dubbed by the press) will feature a 12.2-inch display and improved stereo audio. The device …

5 Can't-Miss Apps: Rooms, Inbox, TinType and More

Haffy<p>Inbox<p>Music Deals<p>Rooms<p>TinType<p>Between the first games of the World Series and the rollout of iOS 8.1, which finally makes Apple Pay available, you …

Julia Roberts: I've risked my career by not having cosmetic surgery

The actor’s comments about the pressures on women in Hollywood come as Russell Brand defends Renée Zellweger against criticism over her new look<p>Julia Roberts has stepped into the controversy over the pressures on women in Hollywood by claiming she may have risked her career by opting not to undergo …

14 Hidden Tricks and Tools in iOS 8

Some of the best new features on iOS 8 are the ones you probably haven't used yet. That's because Apple has hidden a collection of new tricks and …

British nurse who survived Ebola on his way back to Sierra Leone

The British nurse who survived Ebola after contracting the disease in Sierra Leone is heading back to the African country to join the exhausted frontline workers battling to treat patients with the virus.<p>Will Pooley confirmed his plans as he spoke to potential volunteers at the Department of Health …

How The Maze Runner points to a new direction in film adaptations

The YA movie is storming cinemas the world over. Its success paves the way for a new role behind the scenes in Hollywood: the literary-agent-cum-producer<p>“Twenty years ago,” says Eddie Gamarra, “if a book hit the New York Times bestseller list it got optioned for a lot of money.”<p>Times have changed. …

That's me in the picture: President Bush's chief of staff informs him of 9/11

We had flown to Florida the evening before. The president was to visit Emma E Booker elementary school in Sarasota, to talk about leaving no child behind in education. When we arrived, there was a terrible stench in the air: the red tide had killed a lot of fish, and they'd washed up on the …

Emoji: the first truly global language?

I sent one this morning. My pal texted to say that she was in that most invidious of contemporary social tangles: someone was offering her a Kate Bush spare but she had already committed herself elsewhere. Me, I was busy thinking about emoji. I didn't have time to deal with someone else's heartache …

Tyler Oakley Interviews Darren Criss in Newest "Auguest" Video

More Evidence That The iPhone 6's Screen Might Be Super Sharp

When Apple extended the iPhone's screen size from 3.5 inches to 4 inches with the iPhone 5, it increased the display resolution from 960 x 640 to 1136 x 640, packing 326 pixels per inch.<p>Now, code buried within the beta for iOS 8 hints that another upgrade is in store.<p>Developer James Thomson posted …

Everything you need to know about Apple’s iPhone 6 launch event

Today’s Apple event, where it’s expected to unveil new iPhones and a smartwatch, isn’t like any other.<p>Apple’s iTunes and iCloud head, Eddy Cue, said at the Code conference in May that the company’s upcoming product pipeline is the best he’s seen in the past 25 years. The event also comes at a time …

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How the iWatch could be the best thing to happen to technology - appPicker

As we’ve already discussed numerous times, Apple is likely to release its own version of a smartwatch either late in 2014 or early 2014. Let’s, for …

Most smartphone users don't download apps; here are 5 worth snatching

These days, it seems everyone has a smartphone, but that doesn't mean everyone's downloading apps.<p>Each month, 65.5% of U.S. smartphone owners refrain from downloading any new apps, a report this week by Internet analytics firm ComScore said. That number is surprisingly low, but there are a few …

Apps

The Photobooth Challenge (ft. MirandaSings) | Tyler Oakley

How Quitting Your Job to Travel Enhances Your Career

We all fantasize about it, taking your job and shoving it, hopping on a plane, and heading out to see the world. But what keeps us from actually living out this fantasy?<p>I recently posed the question in a career break travel forum to better understand what was holding us back from making this …

Greenstar : A Star Shaped Floating Convention Hotel by Dutch Docklands

<b>Greenstar</b> features unique star shape architecture floating in Maldives. This floating conventional hotel blends perfectly with existing surrounding …

Architecture

Love it or loathe it? EW debates Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off'

Taylor Swift dropped some big news yesterday—her forthcoming album <i>1989</i>, inspired by the sounds of “late ’80s pop,” will debut on October 27. The …

Nicki Minaj and Drake Get Close in Her "Anaconda" Video

Nicki Minaj's new single "Anaconda" references and heavily samples Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back", and in the Colin Tilley-directed video for the song, Minaj stays true to the legacy with more than a few prominent shots of her (and many other ladies') assets. She also gets <i>very</i> close to her guest …

Nicki Minaj

Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …

Dubai, UAE will reportedly be home to the largest Apple retail store in the world

Apple is reportedly set to open its first retail store in the Middle East in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. What’s more, the upcoming shop is also said …

Taylor Swift Aims For Pop's Throne

On Monday, Taylor Swift announced her new album, called <i>1989</i> after the year of her birth, during a live stream that began with her greeting fans from atop the Empire State Building. Available in October, <i>1989</i> will include "Shake It Off," the song whose video she also premiered during the …

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Is this an iPhone 6 – or a Chinese clone?

An “iPhone 6”, suspected to be a knock-off Chinese clone, has set pulses racing as Apple fans count down the last month until new phones are released.<p>The pictures of the device, supposedly in its final retail packaging, surfaced on the tech blog TechRadar on Monday morning. They show a phone …

All the Looks From the Teen Choice Awards

See what Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift, and more wore on the red carpet.<p>The brightest in young Hollywood gathered last night for the 2014 Teen Choice Awards. From Taylor Swift to the Kardashian Klan, click through to see all the looks from last night's red carpet.

Teen Choice Awards

Why The iPhone 6 Will Be The Device Of The Year

Apple is gearing up for a big product announcement on September 9, and all indications are that it will be a new iPhone. The iPhone 6, as it’s being called in the press, will deliver a lot of changes over the iPhone 5s, which got relatively modest updates compared to the iPhone 5. It’s also one of …

Clinton's break with Obama | DW | 11.08.2014

If there is anyone who understands how politics works in the US, it is Hillary Clinton. As a former first lady, senator, presidential candidate and …

Foreign Policy

EVANS: A Cheaper iPhone Wouldn't Do Much For Apple, But It Would Have A Big Impact On Android

In a month, Apple will announce the iPhone 6. This release is expected to be a radical departure for Apple.<p>After years of releasing one uniform screen size for its new phones, Apple will reportedly introduce a 4.7-inch iPhone and a 5.5-inch iPhone. Apple currently offers a 4-inch iPhone (the 5C and …

Mobile Technology

Google's Android Device Manager Now Lets You Set a Callback Number

Most people spend their lives rushing from one place to another, so it’s little surprise that most people also, at some point, end up misplacing a phone.<p>In the best case scenario, it’s locked and you can track it on a map using Google’s free Android Device Manager app or a third-party option – but …