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Top 100 Hip Hop Songs Of The 1990s

Below you will find 100 classic 1990s Hip Hop tracks. Are your favorites missing? Share your opinions in the comments! Also read: Top 100 Hip Hop …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Cyrus Mistry Sacking: The Tatas Will Have to Answer Many Questions In The Days Ahead

While Ratan Tata was allegedly unhappy with Mistry’s handling of government and regulatory affairs, the larger investing community did not have a …

Amy Schumer & Goldie Hawn Get In "Formation" In New Music Video

The history of comedians making alternate official videos gets another chapter today as Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn dropped their unexpected video …

Google plans to merge Chrome OS and Android, report says

Google may be planning some big changes for Chromebooks.<p>Google plans to merge Chrome OS, the operating system that runs on Chromebooks, and Android, …

Government

John Deere's Gloomy Economic Outlook In 7 Slides

In the quarter, the agricultural and construction equipment manufacturer reported earnings per share of $1.83 on revenue of $8.9 billion, topping estimates for $1.57 of earnings on $7.75 billion of sales.<p>But when compared with the prior year, the company's earnings and revenue both declined, and …

Farming

EU proposes $380 billion investment plan

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's executive has proposed a plan to boost investment in the bloc's flagging economy by 315 billion euros ($380 billion) by attracting reluctant private investors with guarantees and seed money. Experts warn, however, it alone will not be enough to restart …

The Best Smartphones You Can Buy Right Now

After Testing More Than 20 of the Current Phones, These Are the Only Ones You Should Consider<p>Right now is the single best time of the year to buy a smartphone.<p>It may sound like something you’d read in a weekly circular, but it’s true: All the smartphone makers have released their best wares in …

Mobile

The new Sony A7 II camera arrives in the US next month for $1,700

Sony's recently unveiled full-frame, mirrorless shooter, the A7 II, made a number of people quite excited when it was announced last week. Back then, though, the electronics company only revealed pricing and availability for Japan. Good news: Sony announced today that its A7 II will be coming to …

Microsoft-Backed Inlope Is An Interest-Based Local Social Network

Is there room for another social network in your life? Inlope, a Munich, Germany-based startup which was founded last year and has just launched its app reckons so. And it’s not alone — having persuaded Microsoft to cover its costs for a year while it seeks to scale its idea into a living and …

Apple may stop iPhone 5c production next year

Apple is set to discontinue the iPhone 5c next year, according to a new report from Taiwan’s <i>Industrial and Commercial Times</i>. The news outlet claims that Apple will continue producing the handsets until the middle of 2015, at which point assemblers Wistron and Foxconn will wind down production.<p>This …

New job map details staggering scope of Uber’s global expansion

Even amid all the controversies and backlash Uber continues to face, the company is marching ahead with an audacious global expansion plan.<p>The speed and size of this push may help explain why the company is reportedly raising another massive round of funding — and why investors think it may be …

These are the most popular non-Apple apps people keep on their homescreens

You don’t need to go any further than iTunes to see the most popular iPhone apps, but a couple of days after Betaworks launched #Homescreen, an app which allows people to share their homescreens on Twitter, we thought it would be interesting to check the results so far. The above image was the …

Amazon Fire Phone Gets Another Fire Sale: $199 Unlocked

Amazon has already admitted that it priced its Fire Phone much higher than consumers anticipated, and now it’s making a significant adjustment to the device’s price tag: A fully unlocked Fire Phone now retails for $199.00, instead of $449.00. The GSM device is still U.S.-only, which means it’ll …

Report: Sony planning an e-ink smartwatch

Sony is working on an e-ink smartwatch for a possible release in 2015, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, citing sources familiar with the …

15 creative parents who raised the bar in 2014

Some parents go above and beyond posting cute pictures of their kids on Facebook.<p>Whether they're bringing new life into the world or just bringing …

Netflix Alleges These Emails Show Yahoo's CIO Took Kickbacks In His Old Job

Kail was Netflix's vp of information technology operations until August 2014. He was in charge of contracts and invoices for Netflix's tech vendors, which included an enterprise software company called Vistara IT and a tech contract worker company called Netenrich.<p>What Netflix didn't know, the …

UNIX

Richard Sherman and Doug Baldwin Blast NFL Hypocrisy in Bizarre Press Conference

Richard Sherman and Doug Baldwin of the Seattle Seahawks put on a show for reporters Tuesday afternoon wherein the two men blasted the NFL for institutional hypocrisy and pumped up their sponsors.<p><i>The (Tacoma) News Tribune</i> posted a video of the strange scene, which involved Sherman talking to a …

Richard Sherman

Apple becomes first company worth $700bn

iPhone maker was already world’s most valuable business, but in early trading its shares rose nearly 1% to $119.75<p>Apple set a record by becoming the first company to be valued at $700bn (£446bn). The iPhone maker was already the world’s most valuable business, but in early trading its shares rose …

Don't panic! OPEC oil cut unlikely

Thursday's OPEC meeting is set to be one of the most contentious since oil prices plummeted by more than $100 a barrel in 2008.<p>Saudi Arabia's veteran energy minister Ali Al Naimi has carried the burden of trying to balance global oil supply with demand for nearly two decades.<p>But there are signs …

These Outrageous Holiday Foods Are Definitely Meant For The Rich

If you live in Hawaii or Alaska, you're going to be paying about $20 more for your Thanksgiving dinner this holiday season thanks, in part, to geography. But that's nothing compared to these edible holiday treats that people actually WANT to pay more for -- a lot more.<p>From $78,000 gingerbread …

Richard Sherman Rips Nonsensical NFL Policies During Surreal Press Conference Involving A Cardboard Man

The NFL wants their players to talk to the media, right?

Richard Sherman

From NBA lottery pick to heroin addict arrested with grenade launcher

Robert Swift didn't even need college. He was selected by the Seattle Supersonics with the 12th overall pick in the 2004 NBA Draft, straight out of …