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Microsoft to end production on the Surface 3 by late 2016

No word yet on a replacement<p>Microsoft plans to stop manufacturing its entry-level Surface 3 tablet by year's end, the company announced today. The Surface 3 first launched back in May of 2015 as a more affordable 2-in-1 designed to attract students and those who might have gravitated more toward an …

President Obama calls for diversity efforts and openness with Mark Zuckerberg at GES

President Barack Obama praised tech companies’ efforts to improve diversity in their workforces and called for governments around the world to embrace openness and transparency today at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit.<p>Obama encouraged companies to continue hiring workers from diverse …

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U.K. entrepreneurs react to Brexit vote

The UK’s tech community has reacted to today’s Brexit vote. The results, announced early this morning, saw 48.1% of voters asking to remain in the European Union (EU), whilst the remaining 51.9% voted for a Brexit. The news comes after various surveys conducted across the industry showed the tech …

Brexit wipes $2tn off markets as Moody's lowers UK credit rating outlook

Amid concerns that the EU referendum result risks sparking fresh financial crisis, Bank of England governor says it is ready to do whatever is needed<p>The ratings agency Moody’s has lowered the outlook for the UK’s credit rating from stable to negative amid what it said would prove a prolonged period …

Brexit Backlash: Dow Closes Down More Than 600 Points

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 600 points on Friday as markets around the world reacted to a vote by citizens of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.<p>The Dow fell as much as 538.27 points and the S&P 500 dropped as much as 58.49 points in the first minutes of morning …

EU parliament leader: we want Britain out as soon as possible

President Martin Schulz says speeding up of UK exit being considered after ‘continent taken hostage because of Tory party fight’<p>A senior EU leader has confirmed the bloc wants Britain out as soon as possible, warning that David Cameron’s decision to delay the start of Brexit negotiations until his …

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Google.org pledges $20 million to support disability technologies

The World Health Organization estimates 1 billion people across the world live with disabilities, and Google's philanthropy division, Google.org, just pledged $20 million to help improve their situations. The money is spread across 29 programs working on disability technologies -- the average …

Demand for the new Tesla is wild, but limited to tech fans

DETROIT (AP) — Demand for Tesla's new Model 3 has been eye-popping, with consumers pre-ordering about $13.7 billion worth of the electric sedans …

Everything announced at Facebook’s F8 conference

At Day 1 of Facebook’s F8 developer conference, Mark Zuckerberg laid out the company’s 10 year roadmap and made tons of new announcements such as the new chatbots and a crazy new VR camera.<p>On Day 2, the keynote speakers dove into updates from the React Native platform, demoed a VR selfie stick, …

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Melissa McCarthy And Kristen Bell Are Here To Give You Advice

PREACH.

10 Weekend Trips To Take This Spring

The dreary months of winter may have you hankering for a vacation, and spring is the perfect time to take a quick weekend getaway. Whether you’re …

7 Tips For Pulling Off An Epic Easter Egg Hunt

Countless kids excitedly await Easter Sunday for the most festive of celebratory activities that comes with it: the egg hunt. Whether you’re 5 or 55, a brilliantly executed egg hunt is delightful and delicious -- and there is no thrill equal to discovering a beautifully decorated egg cunningly …

SXSW Interactive 2016: What to expect

Bring your umbrellas.<p>That’s the first thing SXSW Interactive Director Hugh Forrest tells me when I ask, as I do every year, what to expect at the …

10 Less Crowded Spring Break Beaches

<i>By Dalia Colon for the CheapTickets Travel Blog</i><p>Spring break means wet T-shirt contests, Jell-O shots and beaches so overrun that you can hardly take a selfie without being photobombed.<p>But it doesn't have to. This year, skip the usual spring break cliches by heading for one of these less-crowded …

AdBlock replacing ads with anti-censorship messages tomorrow

We've seen Malaysia ban access to Medium and Russia do the same for Wikipedia, so if you thought Amnesty International would sit on the sidelines for World Day Against Cyber Censorship this year, you're sorely mistaken. On March 12th, the human rights organization is teaming with AdBlock to replace …

8 Things Men Think While Going Down on You

The good, the bad, and the tongue pain<p>The high-functioning part of a man’s brain basically shuts down the minute your pants come off. It’s not that we don’t think; our thoughts just become, well, simple. <i>Naked woman. Must touch.</i><p>But that changes when we go down on you because, suddenly, we have a …

The Week in Review: High-GI Diet Linked To Lung Cancer Risk

A diet with a high glycemic index (GI) is linked to an increased risk of lung cancer, according to a new study.<p>The study, carried out at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, examined 4,320 people, 1,905 who were recently diagnosed with lung cancer and 2,415 with no health issues. …

19 Times Ron Weasley Was Actually The Best Character In "Harry Potter"

Happy 36th birthday, Ron!

Six tips that could make you smarter

<b>(CNN) —</b> For years scientists have been looking for ways to enhance our intelligence -- from eating fish oil tablets to playing the latest video games.<p>The jury is out on whether these techniques are truly effective in improving intelligence, but studies have shown that your IQ can change -- so why …

7 Types of Fruit Trees You Can Grow in Your Living Room

There are decorative house plants and then there are edible plants that you tend to in a tiny kitchen garden. But what about in between?<p>If you're looking for an indoor plant that's both decorative <i>and</i> edible, look to the world of fruit trees! <b>While many grow to be enormous in the wild and are native</b> …

On the Red Carpet at the Oscars: Pictures

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Oscars 2016: Split decision: ‘Spotlight’ wins picture; DiCaprio gets gold

“Spotlight,” the quiet procedural drama about the Boston Globe’s exposé of sex abuse in the Catholic Church, won best picture Sunday night at the 88th Academy Awards, which was otherwise dominated by louder epics “Mad Max: Fury Road” and “The Revenant” — the latter yielding a much-anticipated …

Mad Max

Verizon’s Go90 Doesn’t Count Against Your Data, but That’s Not Good News

Verizon customers can now stream videos—including live NBA games!—from its otherwise-forgotten go90 video service without it counting towards their …

Telecoms

Verizon's video service sidesteps Verizon's bandwidth caps

Engadget's parent company Verizon is taking a page from T-Mobile's playbook and proving that it really doesn't care about net neutrality. The latest update to its Go90 video streaming app makes it so watching the company's content won't count toward a Verizon customer's 4G LTE data cap. This is bad …

This is the Vacation You Need Based On Your Zodiac Sign

<i>By Caithlin Pena for YourTango.com</i>.<p><b>Bonus: Win a cool Fujifilm Instax Mini 8 instant camera!</b><p>We all need some time off of our computers, away from the stress of work and family and everything else in life to just reconnect with ourselves and the people we love —in person! And what's better than a …

Zodiac

Is This the Most Romantic Restaurant in the World?

Grotta Palazzese has drawn praise for its atmosphere and beauty, but some visitors say the food was overpriced and lacked flavor. Traveler readers suggest where spend Valentine's Day instead.<p>Objectively speaking, the Grotta Palazzese in Puglia, Italy, is sweeping with romance: Tucked inside a …

Long-distance flight in your future? Here's the pro checklist for comfort in the air

Long flights in stuffy airplanes are rarely fun, but there are ways to make them pleasant if you have the correct tools. Books, tablets, a good meal and a few drinks will make the time go by a little faster, but there are other ways that the flying pros have figured out how to truly make the trip …

Foods that fight inflammation

Doctors are learning that one of the best ways to quell inflammation lies not in the medicine cabinet, but in the refrigerator.<p>Updated: August 13, …

Wellness