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The return of Jibo, the family robot

Jibo, the social robot from robot scientist Dr. Cynthia Breazeal, is still almost a year away from commercial availability but Breazeal and her team …

Apple is worth $1.4 trillion, says Carl Icahn

Activist investor Carl Icahn writes to Tim Cook, urging the Apple chief to increase its share buyback programme as the company's move into TVs and cars will make it far more profitable<p><b>Apple</b> is worth $1.4 trillion, twice its current value, and the iPhone maker should give more of its $194bn cash …

Fortune.com

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Fortune.com

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The Tech Behind Traffic Apps: How (Well) Do They Work?

The challenge of strategizing the best route to work against the herd of other drivers can be as routine as the daily commute itself. A number of apps are out there to help shortcut one's route and evade traffic jams. But which ones are the most accurate? And how?<p>The <i>All Tech Considered</i> team put a …

Apps

Barack Obama launches own Twitter account @POTUS, quickly amasses followers

US president Barack Obama has sent his first tweet from a new presidential Twitter account, quickly amassing more than a million followers in the …

McDonald's future uncertain as global profits fall, golden arches lose shine

With 36,000 restaurants around the world, McDonald's remains the big gorilla of fast food, but underneath those golden arches is a company in turmoil.<p>…

Baby Gammy: Biological father David Farnell tries to access donations raised for child's medical costs

The biological father of Gammy, the baby at the centre of a surrogacy dispute last year, is trying to access donations raised for the child's medical …

Bollywood star Salman Khan jailed for five years over homeless killing

Outpouring of sympathy among Bollywood elite as Salman Kahn found guilty of culpable homicide, negligence and driving under the influence of alcohol over killing of a homeless street sleeper in 2002<p>Salman Khan, one of <b>Bollywood'</b>s most popular action heroes, has been sentenced to five years in jail …

Taylor Kinney Reveals How He Adorably Proposed To Lady Gaga

"It was snowing, it was beautiful."

You Can Now Fill Your Texts With Taylor Swift Lyrics

If you’d like to extend Taylor Swift’s dominance to not only your eardrums and heartstrings but also to the electronic communications that make up a …

'The Mindy Project' Has Reportedly Been Canceled, But Could Live On At Hulu

After three seasons, Fox has reportedly canceled "The Mindy Project."<p>According to multiple outlets, the Mindy Kaling-created comedy won't be renewed for a fourth season on Fox, but there may be hope for a future on Hulu. Universal Television, which owns "Mindy," is reportedly in talks to move the …

Lindsay Lohan Could Face Arrest for Not Finishing Community Service

Lindsay Lohan could be arrested when she returns to the U.S. from London.<p>The troubled star is due back in court in California on Thursday for a …

Entertainment Tonight: Watch Justin Bieber Flick Leonardo DiCaprio's Man Bun While Dancing

Justin Bieber partied with Leonardo DiCaprio at Rihanna's Met Gala after-party -- you have to see this video of him dancing... and flicking Leo's …

Adam Levine Got Hit By a Sugar Bomb Outside the Jimmy Kimmel Live Studios

Maroon 5 front man and <i>The Voice</i> judge Adam Levine was the unfortunate target of a sugar bomb outside the <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i> studios in Hollywood, L.A. …

Fast & Furious 7 zooms to success at the Golden Trailer awards

It may yet fall short of triumph at the 2016 Oscars, despite star Vin Diesel’s confident position on the matter, but blockbuster street-racing sequel Fast and Furious 7 nevertheless found itself in pole position at the annual Golden Trailer awards last night, taking the top Best in Show prize.<p>How …

Movies

Taylor Swift: Bad Blood poster introduces 'Catastrophe'

Sound the alarm: On Thursday, Taylor Swift tweeted a poster for the music video to “Bad Blood,” the next single off her latest album, <i>1989</i>. “Meet …

Music Videos

Lorde Offers Album Update, Praises Robyn

Lorde has penned a long Tumblr post noting that she's back in the studio beginning work on the follow-up to her breakthrough debut <i>Pure Heroine</i>. In …

New Albums

Stephen Colbert saves the day with a $800,000 grant for South Carolina Public schools

The South Carolina native announced the generous donation today<p>In an amazing act of generosity, future Late Show host and all-round good guy Stephen Colbert just announced that he would fulfill every outstanding grant request made by South Carolina public school teachers on education crowd funding …

James Franco defends McDonald's starter jobs

Not everyone hates low wage fast-food jobs.<p>Actor James Franco has penned an essay that fondly recalls his days manning a McDonald's drive through.<p>The column, entitled "McDonald's was there for me when no one else was," appeared in Thursday's Washington Post. Franco writes of a three-month stint he …

Sam Smith to Undergo Vocal Cord Surgery Following Hemorrhage

<b>UPDATE:</b> Sam Smith's vocal cord surgery was successful and the singer is expected to make a full recovery, Massachusetts General Hospital said in a …

Sam Smith

Adam Levine gets sugar-bombed outside 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Adam Levine isn't having the best day. The Maroon 5 frontman was greeting fans outside Jimmy Kimmel's studio in Hollywood on Wednesday when he was pelted with a huge bag of white powder, which was reportedly powdered sugar.<p>Levine was on his way into the studio when the incident occurred. The brutal …

Bollywood Star Salman Khan Granted Bail Pending Hit-and-Run Appeal

Indian actor Salman Khan was granted a temporary reprieve from prison on Friday, as the Bombay High Court extended his bail and suspended his jail …

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Online Life

Chris Brown intruder charged with felony stalking, burglary, vandalism

A woman suspected of breaking into Chris Brown's house and doing some damage while she lived there for a few nights has been charged with three felony counts: first-degree residential burglary, stalking and vandalism.<p>The district attorney's Stalking Unit is prosecuting the case against 21-year-old …

'The Muppets' is officially coming back to TV

It may not be easy being green, but Kermit the Frog is certainly having a good Thursday.<p>ABC has just announced it's bringing <i>The Muppets</i> back to …

TV

Rihanna Makes Yankee Gear Look So Good, Even Team Haters Can Respect

We are just not worthy.<p>When it comes to fashion (or anything, really), RiRi is no shrinking violet. On any given day, she's introducing a daring new trend or styling trick and making it look effortless. Here, find every single time the Barbadian bombshell left us awestruck with her head-to-toe look.

Best Dressed: The Week in Outfits

We are rounding up the best dressed celebs of the week. From the red carpets to the streets, this is who we think is #winning.<p>We are rounding up the best dressed celebs of the week. From the red carpets to the streets, this is who we think is #winning.

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