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Dish Network—Yes, Dish Network—Will Fix Your iPhones

Dish Network, a satellite TV provider with nearly 14 million subscribers, is expanding its business. But how it’s doing so might surprise you.<p>Dish …

Brave will pay you in Bitcoins for browsing the web (updated)

Brendan Eich, the controversial former CEO of Mozilla, recently launched Brave, a privacy-focused browser that blocks ads and trackers. While that concept isn't new, Brave has a twist: You'll have to pay to completely block ads, and if you allow replacement ads (reportedly free of bloat, tracking …

Doris Day Is Turning 92: How the Enduring Hollywood Legend Plans to Quietly Celebrate Her Big Birthday

While her upcoming 92nd birthday on April 3 is a cause for celebration for her many fans, screen and song legend Doris Day plans to spend the day …

Pets

The Future of The Xbox Could Mean The End of The Games Console as We Know It

The end of an era.<p>New comments made by Microsoft’s Xbox chief Phil Spencer have raised eyebrows across the video game community, with the company …

Study: Netflix is a major reason people don’t watch network TV

But there are still some broadcast channels that Netflix users watch.<p>There is a growing chasm between people who watch broadcast TV and those who …

Streaming

Courteney Cox’s Assistant Cast in Fox Comedy Pilot ‘Charity Case’

Diona Reasonover has been cast in “Charity Case,” Courteney Cox’s Fox pilot, <i>Variety</i> has learned exclusively. She will play Cox’s on-screen assistant …

7 Amazing Tips For Crock-Pot Preparations

Cooking in a crock-pot presents some delectable desserts and yummy meals for people to sink their teeth into. Nevertheless, a few essential …

25 Lemon Desserts With a Delicious Twist

Go beyond traditional bars and pies with inspired takes on the familiar flavor.<p>Go beyond traditional lemon bars and lemon pie with these inspired takes on classic desserts.

Animals Are Taking Selfies At The L.A. Zoo Starting Today

Google Photos is putting cameras with motion sensors in animal pens, and the results are roughly adorable as you'd imagine.

Tim Sweeney: Microsoft's Universal Windows Platform Must, And Will, Die

Strong words coming from Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney today. Microsoft has recently been making a push to unify the Windows platform across PC, Xbox and mobile, and Sweeney is not a fan. In an editorial in The Guardian, the veteran game developer argues that Microsoft is trying to close down the Windows …

The Advantages Of A Double Crock Pot

A double crock pot is among the most versatile of food making tools in the kitchen. It has been established again and again to deliver quality, …

Recipe: Slow-Cooker Chicken & Rice Biryani

In a bowl, wash the rice gently in several changes of cold water until the water runs clear. Drain it and soak it in warm water for 20 to 30 minutes. …

Slow Cookers

Easy Crock Pot Recipes for Chicken

Chicken crock pot recipes are very popular. There are many great recipes to choose from, but with all of the options which ones do you fix for your …

Knife discovery stirs up skepticism and speculation in O.J. Simpson case

It was a problem that plagued prosecutors during the so-called trial of the century. Authorities said they had the bloody glove O.J. Simpson used in the stabbing death of his ex-wife and her friend, but they could never produce the knife itself.<p>This absence fueled public intrigue, along with two …

Deadly Orangutan Attack: 2 Apes Team Up to Kill Another

A loud rumble, a scuffle and 33 long minutes of coordinated attacks by a female orangutan and her male partner led to the death of an older female …

Cadbury Creme Egg Ice Cream Cake

When I was a little girl growing up in rural East Coast Canada (a tiny village in Cape Breton Island, to be slightly more specific) we lived a 45 …

Dessert

DIY Valentine’s Day Candies to Make at Home

This year, craft your own fancy chocolate bars to gift.<p>Even though only 62 percent of us fess up to celebrating Valentine's day, we collectively …

Latest U.S. smartphone market numbers show Apple in the lead, but Samsung is catching up

According to the latest U.S. smartphone market share numbers from Parks Associates, Apple is still well in the lead compared to competing manufacturers, holding a beefy 40% of the smartphone market. But the latest figures also show that Android OEMs are gaining ground on the dominant Cupertino, …

Mobile

New 1-Terabit internet satellites will deliver high-speed internet to remote areas

ViaSat's next satellite carries triple the network capacity<p>US-based satellite company ViaSat is teaming up with Boeing to create and deliver three new satellites that will deliver high-speed internet to remote areas around the world. The partnership was announced yesterday, months before the …

There's a growing idea that Microsoft should keep Windows 10 upgrades free forever

Microsoft's business model has traditionally been made up of several components: selling services to enterprise, hardware (like Surface and Xbox), licensing Windows to PC makers, and licensing Windows to everyday customers.<p>Giving away Windows 10 for free to consumers essentially kills the last …

Windows 10

Your future contact lenses could double as electronic displays

Forget Google Glass. Contact lenses could be used to browse the web and even monitor your health in the future.<p>Scientists have a proof of concept of …

The 50 Most Delicious Brownie Recipes

How Scientists Are Using Bananas to Detect Skin Cancer

Researchers are using the tropical fruit to develop a new screening system for melanoma.<p>When it comes to appearance, people have something in common …

StreamNation shuts down its cloud media service on March 8th

Are you one of the early adopters who gave StreamNation a shot? If you did, you'll want to sit up and take notice. The company is shutting down its namesake personal-media-in-the-cloud service (along with Shutter) on March 8th. You can move any photos and videos to Picturelife, which will be …

Johnny Depp to Star in ‘The Invisible Man’ Remake

Johnny Depp will star in a remake of <i>The Invisible Man</i>, the latest addition to Universal Pictures’ growing monster universe, according to <i>The Hollywood</i> …

Pill measures gut gas

Gas concentrations in the gut can reveal secrets about digestive tract health, and may be skewed in conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome. But …

Little French Fudge Cakes

If you can melt chocolate and stir, you can make these cakes, and no commercial mix has chocolate as good as this. Quality chocolate is like …

The ‘MacGyver’ Revival Continues As Lionsgate Reveals Plans For A Movie

You’d be surprised how many creations you can make out of your standard household seven season long Richard Dean Anderson vehicle. Yes, the Great 2010s <i>MacGyver</i> revival (MacGyval?) not only includes a TV remake of the action-adventure series, but now a film adaptation as well.<p>Lionsgate CEO Jon …

iPhone 6 'Error 53' is bricking phones with tampered home buttons

iPhone 6 owners turning their device in for repairs at third-party retailers could be in for a rude awakening, as an error with Touch ID and iOS 9 …