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Vine Is Dead. Which Mobile Media Channels Are Up Next on the Chopping Block?

When Twitter announced earlier this year that it was pulling the plug on video-looping platform Vine, devoted fans of the social network were …

Breathtaking Photos That Capture The Terrible Beauty Of Big Storms

Chasing supercells is all in a day's work when this landscape photographer goes where the weather takes him.<p><i>This post originally appeared on National Geographic.</i><p>Photographs by <b>Mitch Dobrowner</b><p>Mitch Dobrowner has a vivid imagination. When he listens to music, he can see colors. And before he goes out …

Cele|bitchy | Did Beyonce have Taylor Swift ‘banned’ from tonight’s MTV VMAs?

Here are some photos of Taylor Swift on her way out of the gym in NYC on Friday. Those leggings are… odd? I’ve never seen leggings with sheer, …

Dogs were a species so nice, we domesticated them twice

In Europe and Asia<p>Humans have a tighter bond with dogs than perhaps any other animal. But figuring out exactly how that bond developed has been a huge, tantalizing challenge for researchers. Now, an ambitious study of canine genetics suggests that dogs’ history is even more complex than we thought …

In gorilla's death, critics blame mother, Cincinnati Zoo

<b>(CNN) —</b> Devastated. Heartbroken. In mourning.<p>Those are some of the words the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden used Sunday in a contrite explanation for the death of Harambe, a 17-year-old western lowland gorilla killed on Saturday to save a boy who slipped into the zoo's habitat.<p>The boy was in …

Sadiq Khan: London's Muslim Zionist mayor

London's newly elected mayor Sadiq Khan is now firmly seated in his office in City Hall.<p>A few weeks into his mandate and the politician continues to …

Tim Cook’s India visit may really be about Apple TV, not iPhones

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s visit to India last week witnessed media hype, but I do think that in the din over his agenda, some clues on the company’s drive …

Saudi Arabia is building the largest urban-transit system ever made from scratch

Zaha Hadid Architects<p>Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, boasts a population of over 6 million. But as of now, it has no public-transportation …

Drones, Turkish artillery hit Islamic State in Syria, 34 dead: military | Reuters

ANKARA (Reuters) - Shelling by Turkish artillery and drones which took off from southern Turkey struck Islamic State targets in Syria on Sunday, killing 34 militants, the Turkish military said.<p>It said the strikes, in response to Islamic State rocket attacks which hit the southern Turkish province …

Middle East

iPhone SE vs Xperia Z5 Compact Review: Sony Crushes The iPhone

Many years ago, Sony’s smartphone team sat down to design the Xperia Z portfolio and came up with the Xperia ZR. The principle was simple, take all the power and flexibility in the Xperia Z, and put it in as small a handset as they could with as few compromises as possible. The following year …

Phones

Rome, Italy

The rich spiritual and religious history of Rome and the Vatican adds an extra dimension to a visit to Italy, where ancient sites and thriving communities continue to draw modern-day visitors.<p>Rome, the Eternal City, is home to Vatican City, the 109-acre city-state run by the Catholic Church and the …

Italy

Panama Papers: Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's son defends offshore companies

<b>A son of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has defended his family's ownership of offshore companies, saying the family has done "nothing wrong".</b><p>Leaked documents show that three of Mr Sharif's children were linked to offshore companies that owned properties in London, local media say.<p>Some …