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iOS 9 iPad keyboard adds keys & symbols at bigger screen resolutions, seemingly ready for iPad Pro [Update]

Following on from the Apple Watch native apps hack, Steve Troughton Smith has also found that the keyboard view in iOS 9 has much better adaptability support on Apple’s latest operating system. As shown by the screenshots, at larger resolutions, the iPad keyboard rearranges itself to make use of …

Emoji passcodes are the PIN replacements we both want and need

If you think the headline to this story overstates the case, then just remember that the most common passwords on the web are "123456," "password," and — just to show a little bit of imagination — "12345678." No matter how much some of us worry over how to create memorable but secure passphrases, …

BBC
Stock Markets

Brazil investigation uncovers Qatari payment to Ricardo Teixeira

A police investigation in Brazil has unearthed evidence of payments made by Qatari construction companies into a secret bank account of former FIFA executive committee member Ricardo Teixeira.<p>The news comes at the same time that Swiss police have raided the offices of a company in Zurich as part of …

Brazil

U.S. airstrike targeted terrorist Mokhtar Belmokhtar inside Libya, officials say

<b>(CNN) —</b> U.S. planes carried out a strike inside Libya on Sunday, reportedly killing a key terror figure in North Africa, U.S. and Libyan officials said.<p>The target was Mokhtar Belmokhtar, a veteran Islamist fighter, who is blind in one eye, affiliated with al Qaeda in North Africa, a U.S. official …

Terrorism

Amazon wants you to unlock your phone with your ear - does that even make sense?

Keeping smartphones secure has been a key concern since mobile devices became more than just calling and texting machines. These pieces of technology now hold information that could literally ruin our lives if they fall on the wrong hands.<p>This is why we have all kinds of techniques for keeping our …

Hung Up

Saudi Arabian stock market opens to foreign investors for the first time

The oil kingdom has opened up its $550bn stock market to foreigners<p>Saudi Arabia's stock market opened its doors to foreign investors for the first time on Monday as it seeks to diversify its economy amid low oil prices.<p>Shares in the Saudi Arabian index of leading shares - the largest in the Middle …

Stock Markets

A Quick Moment for Prince George's Romper Suit, Please

It's a fabulous royal hand-me-down look, don't you know.<p>Prince George had a lovely weekend. On Sunday afternoon, he got to roll around on a grassy hill, dance with his mom KMid, and play with some balls while watching his dad, Prince Harry, and assorted other equestrian folk play polo (all while …

NBA Finals 2015: The Cavaliers tried to beat the Warriors at their own game, and failed

Golden State is a win from its first title since 1975 after coming through in a battle of small lineups in Game 5.<p>The Cleveland Cavaliers came out and used some different looks in Game 5, yet the result was the same as the last contest. The Golden State Warriors have found their groove since going …

Basketball

GE's Jeff Immelt sounds off on Europe and 'more regulation'

When we asked <i>Fortune</i> 500 CEOs to describe their company’s greatest challenge, the No. 1 answer was, “The rapid pace of technological change.”<p>General …

Jeff Immelt

CIA torture appears to have broken spy agency rule on human experimentation

Exclusive: Watchdogs shocked at ‘disconnect’ between doctors who oversaw interrogation and guidelines that gave CIA director power over medical ethics<p>Read the document: ‘Human experimentation’ and the CIA<p>The Central Intelligence Agency had explicit guidelines for “human experimentation” – before, …

Surveillance

iPhone Photography Awards Winners Revealed

Photographers of the Year iPhone Photography Awards. First place, Sounds of the old town.<br>Michał Koralewski<p>1 of 17<p>LightBox NewsletterSign up to …

Mobile Photography
Crime

LeBron James: 'I'm the best player in the world'

The Golden State Warriors won a critical Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. But after the game, LeBron James made it clear that he still had confidence.<p>At his news conference, LeBron was asked whether he felt less pressure in this series compared with previous …

Basketball

DSLR vs. Mirrorless | Are Mirrorless Cameras Really the Future Of Photography?

One of the most common phrases in photography circles these days is that “mirrorless is the future.” Like many other predictions, we usually tend to …

Cameras

Prince George Wears Crocs to the Polo Game With Mom Kate Middleton

It was a big weekend for the Cambridges, with the annual Trooping of the Colour bringing the entire family out (Kate Middleton for the first time since welcoming Princess Charlotte!). Yesterday, the fun continued as Kate took Prince George to watch dad Prince William play polo at the Beaufort Polo …

Royal Babies

Oil Prices Down as Oversupply Worries Continue

Oil prices fell Monday as the U.S. dollar rose and the energy market's focus shifted back to the global oversupply of crude.<p>Light, sweet crude for July, the U.S. benchmark, was down 82 cents, or 1.4%, at $59.14 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The global Brent crude contract for July …

Basketball

Russia condemns 'aggressive' US plan for tanks in Eastern Europe

A US proposal to stockpile heavy weapons on Nato's eastern flank would be the West's biggest counter-move to Russian threats<p>Russia warned against Nato's "most aggressive step" since the Cold War on Monday after America proposed storing hundreds of tanks and armoured vehicles in Eastern Europe.<p>Nato …

LeBron: 'I feel confident because I'm the best player in the world'

Cavaliers forward LeBron James called himself the best player in the world after the game.<p>Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was asked about …

5 Reasons Streaming Is Making DVDs Extinct

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Entertainment

Dinosaurs on screen: fact or fantasy?

Critics of new film Jurassic World say that the prehistoric creatures look wrong. But how much do we really know about dinosaurs – and when it comes to portraying them on screen, does it matter anyway?<p>If you ever feel the urge to see well-intentioned dinosaur wrongness in all its glory, take a trip …

Dinosaurs

Dallas shooter's father: My son hit his breaking point

<b>Dallas (CNN) —</b> Hours before a sniper shot him during a standoff with police, James Boulware was helping out at his father's house, mowing the lawn and promising to come back again soon.<p>Now, Jim Boulware sobs as he sits in his home, knowing his son will never return. The federal agents who brought …

Law Enforcement

NBA Trade Rumors: Latest on DeMarcus Cousins, LaMarcus Aldridge and More

Three months after the NBA trade deadline, the rumor mill is churning again with reports of players who could be wheeled and dealed for better prospects.<p>Some teams want into the draft lottery, while others simply want to get their hands on a veteran.<p>For fans whose teams aren't the Golden State …

NBA

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Have the Olympics-Themed Birthday of Your Dreams

Fireworks, dunk tanks, and good ol' sibling rivalry.<p>This past Saturday, Mary-Kate and Ashley celebrated their 29th birthday in the best way possible: with an epic Olsen Olympics tournament in the Hamptons. (Nine-year-old MK and Ashley would dig it).<p>The two split their guests into Team Mary-Kate and …

Counterfeit Memory Card Sellers Are Sometimes the Ones Getting Scammed

This past weekend, we wrote about how one photographer received a counterfeit memory card from eBay and lost a number of important photos when the …

eCommerce

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Alibaba is getting ready to launch the Netflix of China.</b> The Asian online retail giant is preparing to launch its own video streaming service.<p><b>2. Facebook is eating the $140 billion hardware market.</b> Its Open Compute Project started as a controversial idea within the company — but four years …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Airline puts passengers in military barracks during unexpected layover

<b>(CNN) —</b> A London-bound United Airlines flight from Chicago made an unexpected stop Friday night, providing some passengers with the layover from hell.<p>According to data from the website FlightAware.com, United 958 pulled a U-turn about three hours into the 7.5 hour flight moments after it began to …

United Airlines