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Verizon gets highest marks in RootMetrics’ new network tests, but AT&T keeps its speed crown

Independent network tester RootMetrics on Wednesday released its latest nationwide test results on mobile network performance, reliability and …

LG Teams Up With LINE To Let You Control Smart Appliances With Text Messages

LG’s CES press conference just kicked off here in Las Vegas, and the Korean tech giant is talking up services at a breakneck pace. In a bid to improve how people interact with the company’s vast smart home appliance portfolio, CTO Scott Ahn talked up LG HomeChat, a virtual assistant service that …

Mindfulness Mentor

Kim Jong-un 'very drunk' when he ordered execution of uncle's two aides

Drink was taken as the North Korean leader ordered the purge of his uncle's inner circle<p><b>North Korea</b>'s leader Kim Jong-un was "very drunk" when he ordered the execution of two aides close to his purged uncle, according to Japanese newspaper reports.<p>The young leader ordered the execution of two aides …

North Korea

Court documents claim Indian diplomat's housekeeper kept in 'slavery-like' conditions

The case of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade has taken a new turn after court documents filed by the husband of her housekeeper claim that the servant was kept in "slavery-like conditions."<p>Philip Richard, the husband of housekeeper Sangeeta Richard, alleged in documents filed in India and first …

The Fountain of Youth is Here: Now You Can Look Like You Are 21, Forever

So much eternal youth going on here.<p>Ponce de Leon, plastic surgeons, raw foodies, witches — you just got served: Scientists may have found the secret to eternal youth, according to <i>The Daily Mail</i>.<p>Scientists identified a protein called "NAD," which could turn back the aging clock as much as 40 years. …

Diabetes

100 Christmas Cocktail and Drink Recipes to Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Maybe just half a drink more...<p>It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and that means presents, sweets, parties, and most importantly, holiday booze. If you're already feeling eggnog'd out just thinking about the holidays, try one of these 100 cocktails we've gathered—from hot buttery rum …

25 New Products That Will Change Your Life

We've scrubbed, slathered, and slicked on hundreds of new beauty potions to bring you the best of the best.<p>We've scrubbed, slathered, and slicked on hundreds of new beauty potions to bring you the best of the best.

Skin Care

Jennifer Lawrence's Photoshop Job On Flare Cover Makes The Internet Rounds (PHOTO, GIFS)

Leave it to the fashion world to find flaws in Jennifer Lawrence's appearance.<p>A GIF circulating the blogosphere has caused a June 2011 Flare magazine cover of the actress to resurface, bringing the gratuitous Photoshop job to the world's attention. In the resulting cover, it appears as if J.Law has …

The Ultimate DIY Beauty Gift Guide

There’s no need for DIY gift giving to go awry—select one or a few of our DIY beauty gifts to make someone’s holiday truly shine. Easy to come by natural ingredients, and fresh ideas abound. From <i>Spa Specialties</i> to <i>Kid Approved</i>, give a thoughtful gift and wow those on your holiday gift list this …

Science/AAAS | Special Collection: Curiosity

Exploring Martian Habitability<p><b>INTRODUCTION—</b>In the search for organic remnants of past life, it is enormously helpful to have a paradigm to guide …

The week's top 10 videos

Geeksphone Teases Android and Firefox OS Revolution Smartphone

Geeksphone, the first company to bring a Firefox OS smartphone to market, is today teasing a new high-end handset called the Revolution.<p>The Spanish startup is tight-lipped at the moment, but we know that it will run either Android or Firefox OS. Advanced users will also be able to install Mozilla’s …

Samsung Galaxy S5 'to launch in early 2014'

Samsung’s forthcoming Galaxy S5 could be launched as early as February.<p>Samsung is reportedly planning to release the successor to its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone in early 2014, amid speculation that the device could come in two versions – one metal and one plastic.<p>According to Korean news website</i> …

AP News: Most Recent

Alaa Abd El Fattah

Deja Vu, I'm about to hand myself in to the authorities again on saturday. my ever imminent arrest is now a running joke in Egypt.

Beyond Stem Cells: Self-Renewal of Differentiated Macrophages

Structured Abstract<p>Background<p>Many mature cells of the body are continuously replaced, particularly in tissues that are most exposed to the …

The Snowden Effect, Continued

<b>Alas, it seems</b> the all-too-human, if oddly mistake-prone, heroes of our surveillance state have determined that it's time to look through keyholes, bribe hotel detectives, and sniff the bedsheets, cyberwarfare-wise. This should surprise approximately nobody.<p>The NSA document, dated Oct. 3, 2012, …

Associated Press News

How to switch from iPhone to Android – the Eric Schmidt guide

In a rare Google+ post, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt offered his followers a very detailed how-to guide on switching from iPhone to Android.<p>Schmidt said that many of his iPhone friends are moving to Android and reminded buyers that some of the most recent Android handsets out there including the …

Motorola turns to 3D printing to bring its ambitious modular smartphones to life

Motorola’s futuristic smartphones now have an equally futuristic manufacturing method: 3D printing.<p>Motorola announced today that it’s inked a deal with 3D printing giant 3D Systems to put together its Project Ara smartphones, which the company announced last month.<p>Essentially a Lego take on …

Associated Press News

‘Charlie Countryman’ Red-Band Trailer: Shia LaBeouf Is Way Out of His Element – /Film

<i>Charlie Countryman</i>, starring <b>Shia LaBeouf</b>, has been somewhat divisive since it debuted at Sundance. Adherents (including our own Germain Lussier, …

Lefties more likely to have schizophrenia

People who are left-handed are more likely to develop psychotic disorders like schizophrenia rather than mood disorders such as depression, new …

Mental Health

GOP Congressman Hands Out Copies Of Book Calling For Obama's Impeachment

Texas Rep. Steve Stockman gave copies of the book “Impeachable Offenses: The Case For Removing Barack Obama From Office" to every member of Congress this month.<p>Each member of Congress has been gifted a copy of the book "Impeachable Offenses: The Case For Removing Barack Obama From Office," courtesy …

Just Six People Managed To Sign Up For Obamacare On The First Day

For the first time, we're learning how many Americans were actually able to sign up for health care plans through the Obama administration's deeply-troubled website.

River Boat Concept by Heatherwick Studio

<b>River boat concept</b> was designed as part of “Estuaire” project to bring work of art along the banks of the River Loire, France. This boat concept has …