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The Science Museum And Natural History Museum Had a Massive Twitter Argument, And We Love It

Dinosaurs vs Robots.<p>Sometimes you've just got to ask the big questions in life. Just as Twitter user @bednarz did on Wednesday, asking who would win …

'Live Message' on the Galaxy Note 8 lets you draw all over photos

While Samsung used to be known for loading up its smartphones with all manner of gimmicky software of questionable utility, the company has pulled back on its Android customizations in recent years. But with today's unveiling of the Galaxy Note 8, Samsung couldn't resist showing off a new trick to …

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 8 hoping to extinguish Note 7 memories

South Korean firm adds dual cameras and infinity screen to stylus-equipped big smartphone flagship to make amends for fire-prone predecessor<p>The new Samsung Galaxy Note 8, the most important big smartphone in the company’s history, is launching in New York today, hoping to right the wrongs of last …

Walmart tries using blockchain to take unsafe food off shelves

It's scary when stores have to pull unsafe food. It can take days to pinpoint the batch or supplier that caused the problem, which could lead to people getting sick... or at best, force the store to yank more products than necessary. Walmart believes technology could offer a better way. It's trying …

Skip The Oven With 14 Holiday Side Dishes Made In A Crock Pot

More by Melissa<p>Holiday entertaining can be both exciting and stressful. The party planning, table decorations, the menu and food preparation can …

Samsung will release a software update to stop unreturned Note 7s from charging above 60%

This morning Samsung announced that it was issuing a voluntary recall to address some 700-plus reports of malfunctioning top-loading washing machines, including one very unfortunate case of a broken jaw. It was the cherry on top of what has already been a rough few months for the hardware giant, …

Crime

Galaxy Note 7 airport exchange program goes international

The exchange booths first appeared in South Korea to let travellers switch out their recalled Note 7 before flying, and now they're spreading around the world.<p>If you somehow missed two global Galaxy Note 7 recalls, the photos of exploded phones on the nightly news, the text messages from your …

Airplanes

5 Fastest Browser for Android 2016 (Mobile Web Browsers)

Are you Internet savvy as I am? Own Android phone, I know then you must be searched for the <b>fastest browser for Android</b>.<p>Nowadays the Internet has …

Samsung looks likely to win Supreme Court appeal against damages in Apple patent case

The never-ending court battle between Apple and Samsung over three iPhone design patents finally reached the Supreme Court yesterday. It had earlier been found that a total of 11 Samsung phones copied three design elements patented by Apple – including the famous ‘black rectangle with rounded …

Volkswagen Beetle

Samsung Will No Longer Produce Its Tablet That Keeps Catching Fire

Steve Jobs has to be laughing somewhere.<p>News broke late last night that T-Mobile and AT&T are no longer offering replacement Galaxy Note7s to its customers, and Samsung is suspending production on the Note7 entirely.<p>Samsung spokesperson Jee Hye-ryong said today that the company is "temporarily …

Mobile

How to Get an Apartment With Bad Credit

There's no doubt landlords have a real fondness for tenants who pay their rent on time. And to find out if that's <i>you</i>, they'll read the tea leaves by delving into your financial past. Basically, they'll check your credit score, which sums up how well you've paid off past debts. So what if your …

Real Estate

Beware extremes: Exercise, anger may trigger heart attack

If you're angry or upset, you might want to simmer down before heading out for an intense run or gym workout. A large, international study ties heavy exertion while stressed or mad to a tripled risk of having a heart attack within an hour.<p>Regular exercise is a healthy antidote to stress and can …

Wells Fargo CEO Roasted on Capitol Hill for ‘Egregious Fraud’, ‘Identity Theft’

Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf faced down a furious panel of lawmakers Thursday as the House Financial Services Committee grilled him on his bank’s shady practices.<p>Representative Maxine Waters, the committee's ranking Democrat, told Stumpf that Wells Fargo’s abuse of the public’s trust was "some of …

Finance

Some replacement Galaxy Note 7s still overheating as Samsung washing machines start exploding

There seems no end in sight to Samsung’s troubles with the Galaxy Note 7. Just days after reports that replacement devices were experiencing high battery drain and slow charging, the <i>WSJ</i> says the company is investigating complaints that some replacement units are overheating.<p>In several cases …

Mobile

This crazy new feature might be coming to the Galaxy Note 8

There’s really one thing Samsung has to improve by this time next year to make the Galaxy Note 8 an exciting device: the battery. Making one that …

Mobile

These portable antennas let you send texts with friends, even when you don't have service

Daniela Perdomo, CEO and co-founder of the communications startup goTenna, actually despises it.<p>"When you go to Coachella, your text messages should not go to a tower," Perdomo tells Business Insider.<p>That's why goTenna launched its first product last year, a portable antenna that uses VHF radio …

Internet of Things

It's Time to Start Blaming Careless Note 7 Owners for Fires, Too

I remember the second I learned that the Galaxy Note 7 was starting to get banned from airports. I was on a plane, and I just remembered that I had …

Mobile

Samsung officially recalls Note 7 after US agency weighs in

The US safety agency says Samsung has received 92 reports of the batteries overheating in the US, including 26 reports of burns and 55 reports of property damage.<p>It's official. If you've still got a Samsung Galaxy Note 7, you've got to hand it over.<p>The US Consumer Product Safety Commission on …

Hasbro, Mattel part of $835,000 settlement for tracking children

Four media companies agreed to a $835,000 settlement for knowingly tracking children online, which is illegal in the United States.<p>Viacom, Mattel, Hasbro, and JumpStart Games all settled with New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today, after an investigation called “Operation Child …

My Little Pony

Google's Project Zero starts its own Android hacking contest with a top prize of $200,000

Calling all hackers and security researchers: Google wants to pay you money. Quite a lot, in fact. The top prize for finding a new critical flaw in …

Hacking

Updating to iOS 10 is bricking some iPhones and iPads

<b>Update:</b> It seems this error is fixed, according to Apple. The company provided the following statement to TechCrunch.<p><i>“We experienced a brief issue with the software update process, affecting a small number of users during the first hour of availability. The problem was quickly resolved and we</i> …

Galaxy Note 7: Everything We Know About Samsung's Too-Hot-to-Handle Phone

Sep.20.2016 / 10:08 PM ET<p>Half a million Galaxy Note 7 smartphones without potentially explosive batteries will be available for exchange across the United States beginning Wednesday, Samsung said Tuesday.<p>Samsung said Sept. 2 that it was recalling all 2.5 million Note 7s worldwide and would replace …

FAA

What You Should Know If You Think Wells Fargo Ripped You Off

Wells Fargo is set to pay $185 million in penalties for illegal sales practices. If you’re a Wells Fargo customer, here’s what you should know about …

Samsung goes official with Note 7 recall, feds urging customers to stop using devices

Samsung’s recall of the Galaxy Note 7 started off as something relatively minor, but over the past several days, things have continued to escalate. With more reports of exploding devices every day and customers still not knowing about the recall, Samsung came under fire (pun intended) about how it …

Electronics Industry

U.S. Safety Commission: Stop Using Samsung Phones Linked to Fires

The U.S. consumer safety watchdog on Friday urged the public to power down and stop using all Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones over the batteries that can explode or catch fire.<p>The Consumer Product Safety Commission warning comes amid reports of problems with the lithium ion batteries that can …

Mobile