Yves Lubanda

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Kevin Durant Responds to Multiple Trash-Talking Fans on Twitter

Now that Kevin Durant has won a championship, he is taking the opportunity to get back at his critics.<p>The Golden State Warriors star took to Twitter Sunday night to respond to anyone calling him out, leaving a few interesting gems.<p>Many responses were aimed toward justifying his move in free agency …

Basketball

Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

ERIN, Wis. (AP) — The list of places Brooks Koepka had to go to win golf tournaments looks like a page straight out of a travelogue.<p>Spain. Scotland. …

7 Surprising Benefits of Exercise

You probably have a vague sense that exercise is good for you—and you’ve probably heard that it’s “healthy for the heart.” But if you’re like most …

Canadian Literature

Serena Williams, Andy Murray Respond to Novak Djokovic over Equal Pay Dispute

Serena Williams has hit back at Novak Djokovic amid the ongoing dispute over equal pay in tennis, saying if the Serbian had a daughter he should tell her his son deserves higher pay.<p>Longtime rival Andy Murray also shared his backing for equal pay for male and female players.<p>Per Liam Corless of the</i> …

Tennis

The 10 Most Egregious Oscar Snubs

When the Academy Awards air on February 28, you'll see some very worthy people being honored while also realizing who's absent and suppressing shrieks of "What?" Here are 10 of the most egregiously dissed. And I'll leave out the amazing kid from <i>Room</i>. Too obvious.<p><b>PAUL DANO,</b> <i>LOVE & MERCY</i><p>Haunting Paul …

Former teammate says Kobe Bryant once sucker-punched him over $100

Back in 2002, something went down between Los Angeles Lakers teammates Kobe Bryant and Samaki Walker that left the latter with a black eye. All these years later, Walker revealed the cause of the shiner: the apparently pressing matter of $100 he owed Bryant.<p>“We got into it. I’m still figuring it …

Super Bowl 2016: Matchup Date, Odds and Broncos vs. Panthers Breakdown

To borrow the words of Swedish rock band Europe, it's the final countdown. After an action-packed 2015 regular season, the stage is set for Super Bowl 50, with the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers set to square off in Santa Clara, California, in February.<p>Finishing the regular season with …

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the hoverboard craze

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and one of the most sought-after gifts is loved by celebrities and athletes alike, happens to be illegal to use in some countries—and catches fire on occasion. The hoverboard is everywhere right now, and Quartz has complied a guide to help you understand …

Hoverboards

Cristiano Ronaldo Reportedly Angered by Florentino Perez After Pre-Match Slap

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was reportedly not overly amused when he was confronted by club president Florentino Perez ahead of Los Blancos' 1-0 Champions League win over Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday.<p>The Portuguese superstar received a playful slap on the cheek from Perez, who questioned …

Back up iPhone photos with new share sheet for Google Drive

Both the Google Drive and the Google Photos app for iOS have an auto backup feature. I take so many screenshots and useless photos, however, that I prefer an ad hoc approach where I upload only a select few photos as the need arises.<p>The Google Photos app is handy for creating albums on the fly, …

Google

Everything Apple announced at its September 2015 event

A couple hundred hints later, Apple has finally revealed what Siri had up her sleeves… along with a slew of other announcements.<p>Here’s a quick recap of everything you need to know from today’s keynote. As always, click through to the full articles for more details.<p>Apple Watch x Hermes, plus a few …

Apple files patent for MacBook fuel cell that could last weeks

Apple has filed a patent application for a fuel cell system that could power a MacBook "for days or even weeks without refuelling".<p>In the patent …

Energy

Space Jam 2 Might Be Happening, With LeBron James as the Star

Fox; Jamie McCarthy—Getty Images<p>Dreamworks; Jim Spellman—WireImage/Getty Images<p>Disney; Alberto E. Rodriguez—Getty Images<p>Lucasfilm/Disney XD; Frazer …

Lebron James

Google Cofounders Page and Brin Just Made About $8 Billion In a Day

Google Co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin just added $4 billion to their individual fortunes. And it’s all thanks to the stock market.<p>Shares of …

Stock Markets

10 black directors reinventing film

The shocking under-representation of black directors has long plagued the film industry, and the presence of people of colour on and offscreen is an issue that is increasingly hard to ignore. To this day, in the Academy Awards’ 87-year history, not a single black filmmaker has won the Oscar for …

Manny Pacquiao thanks Floyd Mayweather Jr. at weigh-in

Manny Pacquiao sat in his hotel suite Friday, popped a couple of the chocolate peanut butter snacks he's endorsing in his mouth and was driven across the Las Vegas Strip.<p>There, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, he weighed in at 145 pounds for his showdown against unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr. on …

Mayweather-Pacquiao referee will earn $25,000, judges $20,000 apiece

In the ring,<p>Floyd Mayweather Jr.andManny Pacquiaowill find themselves alone with one other man: referee Kenny Bayless.<p>While Mayweather has said he expects to earn more than $200 million for his Saturday night bout at MGM Grand Garden Arena and Pacquiao will get somewhere near $100 million, Bayless …

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Mobile Orders Will Make Starbucks Coffee More Addictive Than Ever

This could get dangerous.<p>Imagine you’re on your way to work. You walk up the stairs from the subway, and your coffee order is put in automatically. You walk into Starbucks, past the line, tell the barista your name, and she hands you your tall latte with skim.<p>Starbucks coaxes more of the world to …

Do we deserve OS updates for our Android devices?

With the official release of Android 5.0 Lollipop just around the corner, we thought we’d take a look at system updates in general. We all want the latest and greatest software that Google is pushing out, but do we actually deserve to get software updates?<p>There comes a time in the life of every …

Google Nexus 6 phone review roundup: massive, fast and pricey

Google released its latest flagship smartphone the Nexus 6 to the public in early November. Previous Nexus devices have been good phones let down by poor battery life and camera quality, but excusable by its low price. The Nexus 6, however, is a big phone with a 6in screen and promises much.<p>The …

Google Nexus 9 tablet review: can't match Samsung or Apple

The Nexus 9 is Google’s new 8.9in tablet that is designed to show off the best the new Android 5 Lollipop in a full-size tablet with a new 64-bit processor.<p>Google again has partnered with a manufacturer, this time HTC, to create its Nexus range of devices to demonstrate how it thinks Android should …

Watch man trounce a Ferrari on his 207 mph rocket bike

French cyclist François Gissy (aka "rocketman340" on YouTube) likes to go fast.<p>In 2013, he strapped a rocket to a bicycle and achieved a speed of 285 kilometers per hour (about 177 mph) in 6.7 seconds. Now, he's broken his own record by hitting a speed of 333 kph (about 207 mph), on the Circuit …

Ferrari

Mind-boggling photos that defy perspective

HTC Android 5.0 Lollipop update timetable

HTC has already announced plans to update its flagship HTC One (M7) and (M8) handsets to Android Lollipop within 90 days of the official release, but we have been left wondering when or if the company’s wider selection of smartphones will also receive the Android 5.0 treatment.<p>The latest source …

The 24 Most Extravagant Weddings of All Time

Some of the biggest bashes in history.<p>With Kimye's nuptials finally here, we're feeling a bit of wedding nostalgia. You think the Kardashian clan invented the grandiose, celeb-filled wedding extravaganza? <i>Please.</i> Here are some of the biggest bashes in history. <i>Via ELLE.com</i>

Weddings

Cavaliers lift ban on fan who ran on court at LeBron

James Blair, who ran on the court to gain attention and try and convince LeBron James to come home has been let back into Cavs games.<p>The Cavaliers …