Sam Adeoye

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Next Year's iPhone Could Have a Major Design Change You've Already Seen

Apple’s next iPhone could come with a major design change.<p>Apple is expected to sell three new iPhones next year, including one with an edge display …

Understanding these emojis will turn you into a Snapchat pro

One of Snapchat's many quirks is the list of emojis it seems to randomly place next to your friends' names.<p>You know, these:<p>It turns out that these emojis, which range from baby face to grimace, aren't random at all. They can actually tell you a lot about your relationships on Snapchat.<p>Here's what …

Why the Traditional Marketing Funnel is Sabotaging Your Conversion Rate

The sales funnel. It all seems so smooth and simple, doesn’t it? Lots of prospects come in through the top, only to move in various, predictable …

NYC is installing public Android tablets on the street

Remember telephone booths? Me neither. I am, however, aware of Doctor Who and have seen a couple of Superman movies so I think I have the basic concept down. These once-ubiquitous public communication installations fell by the wayside in the recent decades of cell phone dominance, but last year, …

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The backbone of your winter wardrobe: this season's key pieces

You wait the whole of August for a plausible excuse to go hunter-gathering and then, whoosh, it’s September, the shops are teeming with new ideas, old ideas pretending to be new and ideas that could go either way, depending how you style them. There is much to ponder this season. I could, for …

Sri Lanka's PM defeats ex-president in elections

Sri Lanka's ruling United National Party (UNP) has won the country's parliamentary election, final results show, putting it in a position to form a stable government after eight months of minority rule.<p>The victory for Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe also blocks a key step of former president …

From Eva Green to Seth Rogen's 'happy' face: movie posters banned by the MPAA

As Eva Green's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For poster is pulled over 'nudity', we look at other promos that have fallen foul of the censors. <b>Warning: contains content some readers may find offensive</b>

Moga Ace game controller for iPhone, iPod touch ready to order for $100

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Gizmodo<p>Thanks to iOS 7’s(s aapl) support for game controllers, this holiday season should offer a few choices that add …

How Poor Countries Afford Space Programs

India is not the only emerging economy with space ambitions. Nigeria already has a handful of satellites floating around the Earth (though these were launched by others). Depending how you define a space programme, even minnows like Sri Lanka, Bolivia and Belarus have plans of some sort to get …

South Korean 'Cram Schools' Teach How To Get A Job At Samsung

The promise of Samsung, whose sprawling business empire spans consumer electronics to ships, offers not only a good salary and benefits but also holds the key to a good marriage in this Asian country where Confucian traditions run deep.<p>The twice-a-year recruitment rounds by the "chaebol", …

What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

Artist Creates Flipbook of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Amazing Backheel Goal

Remember Zlatan Ibrahimovic's incredible backheel volley against Bastia? Well, an artist (known by his Youtube handle, etoile1c) has recreated the incredible feat in unusual fashion—with a flipbook.

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“Real Life Instagram” Renders Your Smartphone Redundant

In a way, Instagram has gamified users’ very vision. It’s transformed the act of going about one’s day-to-day life into a contest to determine which sights the most people will appreciate. The result is that some folks (full disclosure: this includes yours truly) go through life digesting every …

Too good to be true? Airo wristband says it tracks calories consumed, not just burned

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>All kinds of new health trackers monitor your activity to tell you how many steps you’ve taken and the number of calories …

BBM’s Android And iOS Launch Weekend Going About As Badly As Possible

BlackBerry trumpeted its intention to deliver the long-awaited Android and iOS versions of its BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) service this weekend, and so fans around the world eagerly awaited the mobile software’s debut. But debut the apps didn’t, at least not as intended and not for the vast majority …

Chaos Computer Club Bypasses Apple's Touch ID System (With Copy of Original Fingerprint)

The Chaos Computer Club claims to be able to bypass Apple's new Touch ID fingerprint sensor with a photo of the original user's fingerprint. The bypass is demonstrated in this short video:<p>The system is detailed in a how to which requires obtaining the original user's fingerprint:<p>First, the …

'Grand Theft Auto V' Sales Surpass $1 Billion In 3 Days

Sales of "Grand Theft Auto V" have surpassed the $1 billion mark after only three days in stores, the game's creator, Take-Two Interactive Inc., announced in a press release Friday.<p>The company added that the game's impressive sales rate is the fastest that "any entertainment property, including …

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett Again Top Forbes 400

It's mostly the usual suspects on the latest Forbes 400 list of the wealthiest Americans: Bill Gates tops the list for the 20th consecutive year, with a net worth of $72 billion, followed by investor Warren Buffett and Oracle CEO Larry Ellison.<p>The Koch brothers, Charles and David, tie for fourth …

How Facebook plans to make internet.org happen

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>As part of its idealistic — or cynical — quest to connect the world, Facebook, Ericsson and Qualcomm released a hefty white …

Mozilla Firefox 24 is Out for Windows, Mac, and Linux

Firefox 24 is due to officially launch on Tuesday, but you can grab the desktop version right now. Links for Windows, Mac, and Linux are available on Mozilla’s servers here: FTP.<p>If you prefer to wait for the official launch, you’ll soon be able to grab it directly from Firefox.com. Soon after it …

The future of video games in the military

Since the launch of <i>America's Army</i> in 2002, the military has drastically increased its use of games to attract new recruits, train soldiers and treat those returning from war.<p>Corey Mead, assistant professor of English at CUNY's Baruch College, and author of "War Play: Video Games and the Future of …

13 Hacks to Improve Your Google Search

Even the king of all search engines can be throttled up with a few simple tricks.<p>Ever since the Internet's dozens of Web crawlers (AltaVista, …

How Apple Ships Millions of iPhones for Simultaneous Delivery

Apple's operations department is currently overseeing the shipment of millions of iPhones to nine countries around the world for a launch event on September 20. The iPhone 5c and 5s will go on sale simultaneously in the U.S., Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Japan, Singapore, and the</i> …

LG smart TVs begin augmenting commercials with interactive pop-ups

Smart TVs have done a lot to help viewers get access to online content, but now advertisers are hoping that those same smarts can help send viewers back to live TV. Some of LG's smart TVs are beginning to use software that will allow network advertisers to augment traditional commercials for TV …

Motorola Bashes Apple's iPhone Fingerprint Reader, Forgets It Sold One First

Motorola’s social media team seems awfully concerned about its customers fingers. Maybe they should more concerned about where they’re pointing their own.<p>A tweet posted Tuesday from the account of Motorola Mobility, now owned by Google, seemed to take a potshot at Apple‘s newly-released iPhone 5s, …

Asus' transforming T100 tablet promises 11 hours of Windows 8 for just $349

At the 2013 Intel Developer Conference (IDF), Intel is primarily promising two things. One, cheaper tablets, and two, silicon fast and power efficient enough to give both those tablets and a new class of "2-in-1" hybrids a fighting chance in this Apple-obsessed world. If those are the trends, then …

Apple's shares fall on emerging market concerns

<b>Apple's shares fell more than 5% as investors worried that the firm's latest iPhone models may not help it increase its share in emerging markets.</b><p>It launched two models on Tuesday, the iPhone 5S and a cheaper iPhone 5C.<p>But the basic 5C model, with 16 gigabytes of storage, has been priced at £469 …

Artificial intelligence 'will take the place of humans within five years’

Salespeople, call centre staff and customer service personnel could all be replaced by computers within the next few years, claims one technology entrepreneur.<p>Robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) specialist Dmitry Aksenov has been working on building computers that “think like human beings” …

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