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RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

In the last few months, both HTC and Samsung launched new flagship phones that are pretty good. And there are plenty of solid older devices that you can buy at a steep discount.<p><i>Note: We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design,</i> …

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Jury Orders Samsung to Pay Apple $119.6M in Patent Infringement Case

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A California jury determined Friday that Samsung infringed Apple smartphone patents and awarded $120 million in damages.<p>The panel delivered its verdict in federal court in the latest lawsuit involving the two tech giants. It also ruled that Apple infringed Samsung patents and …

What Is MERS? Five Things to Know About the Mystery Virus

Health officials have reported the first case of the mysterious new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, or MERS, in the United States. It’s in a health care worker who traveled to Indiana from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, last month.<p>Here are five things you need to know about MERS:<p>MERS was first seen …

Why MIT Thinks You (Yes, You!) Can Solve Climate Change

Climate change: We all know it's a huge problem, and most of us want something done about it. Unfortunately, nation-state level approaches haven't made any significant headway.<p>According to Thomas W. Malone, Robert Laubacher, and Laur Fisher of the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence, "top-down …

Children among dead in fresh CAR violence | Central African Republic News

At least 15 people, including children, have been killed in an attack on a town in Central African Republic near the border with Chad, a local official and aid workers have said.<p>It was reported on Friday that explosions were heard in eastern Markounda mid-afternoon on Thursday. Shortly afterwards a …

A Tiny Nation's Imposition Of Death By Stoning For Homosexuality Could Have Wider Reverberations

Brunei's Sultan has instituted Sharia law.<p>"Under the constitution, Islam is the official religion of Brunei Darussalam and its values and teachings continue to be the way of life for its people," he said. "As such, the activities of the society revolve around its Malay culture and Islamic faith.... …