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FIFA President Sepp Blatter Wins New Term Amid Corruption 'Storm' in Zurich

Sepp Blatter secured a new four-year term on Friday as president of FIFA, the governing body of world soccer, in a vote taken two days after American prosecutors unveiled sweeping corruption charges against his subordinates.<p>"I like you. I like my job," Blatter told delegates after the vote at the …

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Google publishes a list of the 18 best Material Design apps

To celebrate its Material Design’s first birthday, the folks over at Google have compiled a list of eighteen of the best apps that take full …

Canadian pediatricians recommend letting 22-week-old preemies die. Should doctors try to save the tiny newborns?

Measuring just 10 inches long, Carter Lake should never have made it past his first few desperate hours outside the womb.When his mother Jennifer’s …

Apple's mysterious vans are reportedly part of a project to make 3D maps

Mysterious vans owned by Apple have been popping up in cities across the US, and now we may finally know why. <i>9to5Mac</i> reports that Apple is using the vans to collect mapping data for a much-needed overhaul to Apple Maps. The project is apparently meant to give Apple three things: high-quality …

11 Ways to Use Social Media to Advance Your Career

The profile picture and bio in social media are like your résumé.<p>Social media has helped catapult seemingly regular people into personal brands. Hello, you're reading the words of someone who is a product of social media. What you post speaks volumes about you. That can be a good or bad thing. Just …

Look how similar red-hot Chinese startup Xiaomi's products are to Apple's designs

Xiaomi, founded by CEO Lei Jun, is often referred to as the "Apple of China," not least because of the famed devotion of its fans. The company holds worldwide flash sales for its customers and throws them parties in expensive nightclubs— and they love the company for it.<p>But Xiaomi is like Apple in …

Mobile Technology

Google Works To Improve Spam Detection Systems On Google Maps After Obscene Edits

Google says it’s working to improve its spam-detection systems in its Google Maps platform after yet another prank allowed a user to upload an inappropriate image to Google Maps. This most recent image, which showed the Google Android mascot urinating on the Apple logo in the style of those …

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Samsung Fights Success With The Galaxy S6 Edge

It looks like you can’t keep a good curve down. Samsung is reportedly bringing a third production line up to speed to build more curved screens for the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. Bloomberg Business believes that this will allow production of the innovative smartphone to jump from two million to five …