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Latest Slice estimates put U.S. Apple Watch sales at 2.8M as IHS analysis says $49 band costs Apple $2

Slice Intelligence, which tracks online orders by scanning the email inboxes of more than 2M panel members, estimates that Apple has sold 2.79M Apple Watches in the USA, reports <i>Reuters</i>. The estimate does not include sales in the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong …

Samsung announces a fix for wide-reaching Galaxy keyboard exploit

Samsung is finally responding to a major security bug that affects the keyboards on its Galaxy smartphones and tablets. The security firm NowSecure revealed the exploit earlier this week, which gives hackers the ability to execute code on Samsung's mobile devices. Today, Samsung announced that it's …

Mobile

What iPhone would have looked like back in 1984

Apple has become the most valuable company in the world thanks to the incredible success of the iPhone. Over half a billion iPhones have been sold since the original was released in 2007, but do you ever wonder what the smartphone would look like had Apple made it back in 1984?<p>Pierre Cerveau …

Former New York homeless shelter resident ‘tried to rape facility’s manager and shot her dead as she fled naked’

The former resident of a New York homeless shelter allegedly murdered the manager of the facility, after he sexually assaulted her at gun point and …

Crime

Freddie Gray was 'trying to injure himself,' document says

A prisoner sharing a police transport van with Freddie Gray told investigators that he could hear Gray "banging against the walls" of the vehicle and believed that he "was intentionally trying to injure himself," according to a police document obtained by The Washington Post.<p>The prisoner, who is …

Justice

Breakthrough in PE teacher's murder case

Part of a photo tribute to teacher Jayde Panayiotou on the Riebeek College Girl’s High School Facebook page. (Facebook)<p>Port Elizabeth - Police have …

He Was Trapped In The Back Of The Car And Losing It....LAUGHING. How On Earth Did THIS Happen!?!

A stranger's impromptu photo of a father and son fishing wound up capturing the dad's final moments before giving his life to save...<p>Las Vegas …

Las Vegas

Woman Pointing Smartphone Camera at Police Has It Snatched and Smashed

Here’s a video that’s causing an uproar among those who care about photographers’ rights. It’s a 53-second clip recorded on April 19th that shows an …

Crime

Protesters rally in Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chanting "No justice! No peace!" protesters rallied in Baltimore late Tuesday, the same day police released the names of the officers involved in the arrest of Freddie Gray.<p>Gray died of a spinal injury Sunday, exactly one week after he was taken into custody.<p>Demonstrators marched to a local …

U.S. couple jailed for killing mother, stuffing body in suitcase in Bali

<b>(CNN) —</b> An American teenager who helped her boyfriend stuff her mother's lifeless body into a suitcase at an upmarket hotel in Bali has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.<p>Heather Mack, 19, who gave birth to her own daughter just weeks ago, was found guilty with her 21-year-old boyfriend, Tommy …

Migrant Disaster at Sea: In Pictures

Mediterranean

'Accountant of Auschwitz': I am morally complicit in the murder of Jews

A former SS guard expressed remorse for the role he played in the Holocaust when he went on trial charged with complicity in the murder of 300,000 Jews.<p>In a lengthy speech, Oskar Gröning, 93, referred to as the “accountant of Auschwitz”, recounted the two years he had spent at the extermination …

Human Rights

When Cops Check Facebook

America’s police are using social media to fight crime, a practice that raises troubling questions.<p>In 2012, Brooklyn police officer Michael Rodrigues arrested a burglary gang, the Brower Boys, by adding gang members as friends on Facebook. The day of the arrest was like gathering the lowest-hanging …

Social Media