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LG confirms ‘FullVision’ 5.7-inch display for LG G6, offers a peek at new LG UX 6.0

As ‘release season’ approaches, I’m finding myself extremely excited for one phone in particular, the LG G6. Even though last year’s LG G5 didn’t win over most people, I found myself in love with the company’s later attempt, the LG V20. Now, as the LG G6 approaches with a lack of bezels, the …

The simple way to download all of your Google data — including original YouTube videos

There are a lot of different Google products and services out there, each containing a lot of your original content and messages. While backing up all of this information might seem a bit overwhelming, there's a quick and easy way to preserve it. Here's how.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

11 critical things ultra-productive people do differently

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge — there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach their goals without fail.<p>Time is really the only capital …

Sonos' new Play:5 is loud, beautiful and seriously great

When I first discovered the Sonos system last year, I couldn’t believe what I had been missing out on. All it takes is a few speakers to get high-quality music, from any service, in each room of your house.<p>Sonos is taking the wraps off its all-new Play:5 speaker today, which is the first time the …

City of London's tallest tower to be built despite Brexit fears

Ministers and Euroscpetics have praised an announcement that developers are pushing ahead with constructing the tallest building in the City of London despite concerns over Brexit.<p>Axa Investment Managers Real Assets, the company behind the tower at 22 Bishopsgate, had said before the EU referendum …

Google's Pixel Phone Hacked In Under A Minute

Usually when you spot an article that involves China, an American company, and hacking, it’s bad news. That’s not the case this time. Google actually welcomes this kind of hacking. In fact, they offer big cash rewards to the men and women who do it.<p>At a security conference in Seoul yesterday, a …

Security

Scottish independence 'greater threat to financial services industry than Brexit'

Scottish independence poses a greater threat than Brexit to Scotland’s £8 billion-a-year financial services industry because of its reliance on English customers, according to a report by two of the sector’s most eminent figures.<p>Jeremy Peat, the former Group Chief Economist at Royal Bank of …

Financial Services

LDV’s Sunday Best: our 7 most-read articles this week

Many thanks to the visitors who dropped by Lib Dem Voice this week. Here’s our 7 most-read posts…<p><b>Brexit is a war already lost</b> (54 comments) by Phil …

The Devil's Chessboard

• KTS<br>• Houston<br>• 02-06-16<p>Disturbing. Makes you question the company line.<p>Where does The Devil's Chessboard rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to …

The Week in Review: Religion, Front and Center

For three of the world’s biggest religions, Islam, Christianity and Judaism, this past week was one of great significance with great implications. The annual (and this year deadly) Hajj pilgrimage took place on Thursday, Pope Francis made his first trip to the United States this week, and Jews …

8 Cities That Show You What the Future Will Look Like

Cities used to grow by accident. Sure, the location usually made sense—someplace defensible, on a hill or an island, or somewhere near an extractable …

Smart Cities

Do humans stand a chance in Earth’s sixth mass extinction?

Scientists recently suggested that the Earth’s sixth mass extinction has begun. As terrifying as that sounds, surely humans are too smart and too important to get wiped out? Paleontologists have long tried to shed light on this question by looking for general rules that might predict the survival …

Paleontology

Follow Pope Francis’ First U.S. Trip with Flipboard Topics

Pope Francis, often referred to as the “people’s pope,” will arrive in the U.S. Tuesday for a six-day trip. This is his first visit to America since he was elected pope in 2013. The 78-year-old Argentine, who completed a historic trip to Cuba over the weekend, is expected to meet with President …

The Clash: 10 of the best

<b>1. Complete Control</b><p>Few British bands have had as much impact as the Clash. Blazing out of the London punk scene in the 1970s, they sought nothing less than to change the world and, for many of their fabs, they managed it. In fashion, their early spray-painted outfits inspired bands from punk peers …

University of Chicago

This Is Microsoft Outlook’s Coolest New Feature

“Following up.”<p>“Got it.”<p>“Thank you.”<p>Everyone agrees that two-word emails like these are huge time-wasters. Not only do they gum up our inboxes, but …

Psychologist: Giving your kid an iPad is ‘child abuse’

Steve Jobs didn’t let his kids use an iPad at home for fear that they would become technology addicts.<p>According to a leading child psychologist it’s a whole lot more serious than that, however — giving very young children an iPad to play with may be “tantamount to child abuse.”<p>Describing it as …

Samsung Pay's first month in South Korea saw some impressive numbers

We already know that Samsung Pay is off to a relatively successful start in South Korea, as the service reportedly logged 10,000 credit and check card registrations on its launch day. But now that the payment service has been available for a full month, just how well has it been doing? According to …

Facebook brings 360-degree video to the News Feed with help from Oculus

For the first time, Facebook has collaborated with its Oculus division to bring a taste of virtual reality to the core product. Today the company is bringing 360-degree videos to the News Feed, a move that could introduce the format’s immersive short films and animations to their largest audience …

Nintendo joins non-profit developing future of games graphics

Beloved as its software is by gamers, Nintendo's approach to hardware sometimes leaves developers scratching their heads. That may not be a problem …