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The Most Underrated NFL Free Agents on the Market in 2016

Link to Media<p>While the idea of signing the big-name free agent may sound appetizing to fans around the NFL, there are always the guys we ignore who end up shining later.<p>The big-name guys seem to always get the franchise tag.<p>With Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller and Carolina Panthers cornerback …

Football (U.S.)

How to light up a tumour

For decades, brain surgeons have struggled to identify cancerous tissue precisely. Could one of the world’s most deadly scorpions come to their aid?<p>In 2004, Dr Richard Ellenbogen prepared to operate on a 17-year-old girl. The operation, to remove a brain tumour, was particularly challenging because …

Cancer

Meet the major breakthrough that could end iPhone battery complaints for good

What’s the worst thing about our smartphones? You guessed it: Battery life. We travel with chargers, battery packs and/or spares, and we constantly …

Test Your Intelligence With This Classic Bridge-Crossing Riddle

Some riddles are more than just a bit of fun -- they're also an effective intelligence barometer. The following brain-teaser from TED-Ed will test …

Raspberry, Shmazberry, There’s A $15 Single Board Computer Called The Orange Pi

Is $35 for a Raspberry Pi too rich for you blood? Do you prefer using sparsely-supported but cheap single board computers? Are you willing to ignore the obviously goofy name “Orange Pi?” Then have we got something for you.<p>The Orange Pi PC is a new single board machine that is ostensibly compatible …

Huawei is the new Samsung

Samsung's meteoric rise as a smartphone maker began with the Galaxy S, a 2010 Android handset with some high specs and more than a passing resemblance to the iPhone. That formula of pushing the limits of specs and the boundaries of Apple's intellectual property is now being reprised by Huawei. But …

Apple is about to hold the biggest event it's had in years — here's what to expect

It's an announcement we've been expecting for months; Apple has held press events to introduce its newest smartphone to the world every September since 2012.<p>But what makes this event different is that analysts and industry watchers are expecting the company to talk about more than just its new …

Uber China raises $1.2 billion in ongoing fundraising round

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc’s China unit has raised $1.2 billion as part of an ongoing fundraising round, the U.S. ride-hailing service’s CEO Travis Kalanick said on Monday, even as its Chinese rival Didi Kuaidi raises $3 billion.<p>A taxi is reflected in a window at the office of …

China

iPad Pro: ‘Monster screen’ runs full-sized side-by-side apps, LTE models, keyboard + stylus separate

Alongside the new iPhones, new Apple TV, new Apple Watch bands, and a gold anodized version of the Apple Watch Sport, Apple plans to debut a pair of new iPads on Wednesday: the larger iPad Pro and a new iPad mini. Since our report last week that the iPad Pro would be unveiled at this event, we’ve …

IPad Pro

Amazon will reportedly launch a $50 tablet later this year

Amazon is reportedly looking to launch a $50 tablet. The device will feature a 6-inch screen and go on sale in time for the holiday shopping season, according to “people familiar with the matter” cited by The Wall Street Journal.<p>It’s not a huge stretch to see Amazon slashing the price of its …