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Thanks to this new Twix spread, you can now turn everything into a candy bar

Move over peanut butter, apple butter, almond butter, Nutella, Cheese-Wiz, cream cheese, pub mustard, orange marmalade, huckleberry jam, vanilla frosting, duck paté, and chipotle aioli. There’s a new sheriff in Spreadtown U.S.A., and his name is Buckhorn Twix. Yep, that’s right. Your favorite dual …

Kiss Rocker Gene Simmons: I Am Rich and Worked Hard for Every Penny of It

Gene Simmons has a knack for connecting with people.<p>"It's about people connecting with people and if you don't connect and you don't have an honest …

Profit

iPhone 8 event official, Samsung Galaxy S9 dates & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Apple’s official confirmation of the iPhone 8 event. Then we talk about the Samsung Galaxy S9 and how …

Phones

Some Facebook and Instagram users are experiencing outages

At least Twitter is working<p>Facebook and Instagram appear to be down for some users this morning with some unable to post and others unable to access the sites entirely.<p>Facebook users have reported issues accessing page mailboxes, uploading images, and posting updates, on both the mobile and web …

LG’s 4K Blu-ray player supports Dolby Vision for better HDR

Shame about the content<p>LG has launched its UP970 Ultra HD Blu-ray Disk Player with HDR compatibility that was first previewed at CES earlier this year. The player supports Dolby Vision and HDR10 playback — both of which are the primary competing standards for HDR content. Of course, your TV will …

Best Buy is dying slowly

The first quarter of Best Buy's fiscal 2017 wasn't horrible.<p>Revenue slid 1.4% to $8.4 billion, but that was the handiwork of an 8% decline internationally and the closing of several namesake superstores and Best Buy Mobile locations.<p>Store-level comps dipped just 0.1% -- but that's a metric worth …

Mortgage lender Nationwide is giving loans to people who are more likely to die than pay them off

As the average life expectancy for people in the UK is 81 years old, it means some Britons are now more likely to die than pay off their mortgages.<p>"Access to the mainstream market has been a challenge for older customers, resulting in their needs going unfulfilled. This measure helps to address …

HTC 10 pre-orders are now starting to ship from Verizon

The HTC 10 is now being shipped out by Verizon. Some of those who placed pre-orders for the latest flagship from the carrier have been alerted to …