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Vivo Xplay5 boasts 6GB RAM and a familiar curved screen

The iPhone and the Galaxy S6 Edge made a baby.<p>If you need an excuse to acquire a new exotic Chinese smartphone, then how about 6GB of RAM? Not only is Vivo's new Xplay5 the first mobile device to announce this spec, but it's also the second non-Samsung device — following the BlackBerry Priv — to …

The Impact Of Every NBA All-Star, Ranked

Although basketball now attracts more nerds than Comic Con, basketball statistics are still all over the place. Maybe years of SportVU …

The Biggest Dinosaur In History May Never Have Existed

This week, the American Museum of Natural History in New York will unveil its newest exhibit to the press: the skeleton of a huge plant-eating …

‘A life is a life’: Corbyn accuses MSM of ignoring Beirut, Ankara attacks, focusing more on Paris

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has criticized the mainstream media’s coverage of recent terrorist atrocities in Lebanon and Turkey, arguing they “got hardly any publicity” compared with the Paris attacks.<p>Corbyn made clear he found the Paris attacks “<i>appalling</i>,” but urged the press to report as …

The Invisible Women With Autism

Misdiagnosed and misunderstood, autistic women and girls frequently struggle to get the support they need.<p>It took 10 years, 14 psychiatrists, 17 medications, and nine diagnoses before someone finally realized that what Maya has is autism. Maya loves numbers, and with her impeccable memory, she can …

Russia using electronic warfare to cloak its actions in Syria from Isis and Nato

Fed up of the West's indecisiveness on dealing with the ongoing situation in Syria, Russia is now providing direct military air support to Syria, and …

Missing film producer who disappeared owing £45m ' betrayed' friends

Film producer Felix Vossen is at the centre of an international manhunt after disappearing and leaving his British investors facing ruin<p>With a multi-million pound fraud, a manhunt and a cast of characters including a financier and his blonde model girlfriend it has all the ingredients for a box …

Russia launches first airstrikes in Syria

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Claiming to target ISIS, Russia conducted its first airstrikes in Syria, while U.S. officials expressed serious doubts Wednesday about what the true intentions behind the move may be.<p>According to the Russian Defense Ministry, warplanes targeted eight ISIS positions, including …

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From dirt poor to billionaire — the incredible rags-to-riches story of fashion legend Ralph Lauren

On Tuesday, the fashion legend announced he would step down as CEO from his iconic brand Polo Ralph Lauren.<p>He will stay with the company as its executive chairman and chief creative officer.<p>Lauren has an estimated net worth of $6 billion.<p>Long before he became a fashion icon, he was Ralph Lipschitz, …

Career Confession: I'm 10 Years Out of College and I Still Have No Idea Where I'm Going

And I know I'm not the only one.<p>A friend recently asked me about my career path and whether I thought I had found my dream job. Instead of being able to come out and say a definitive yes or an outright no, I settled on an unresounding (and unimpressive) "maybe."<p>I'm 10 years out of college and I'm …

Why We Laugh—or Do We?

(LET’S GET THIS THING SETTLED, MR. EASTMAN)<p>In order to laugh at something, it is necessary (1) to know <i>what</i> you are laughing at, (2) to know <i>why</i> you are laughing, (3) to ask some people why <i>they</i> think you are laughing, (4) to jot down a few notes, (5) to laugh. Even then, the thing may not be cleared …

iPhone 6 Vs Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge: Samsung Gatecrashes Apple

This is the big one. The big kahuna. The ultimate smartphone showdown in 2015. The iPhone 6S? It will arrive too late. The HTC One M9? Loved or loathed it won’t come close to generating the same cultural awareness or sales figures. For better or worse, the iPhone 6, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge are …

As Samsung falters, mysterious scion in the wings

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — As Samsung's smartphone business suffers a dizzying decline, another issue is vexing investors.<p>Command of one of the …