Michael White

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Facebook beta updated to remove legacy menu button, changelog remains the same

The button is gone, but the philosophy behind its existence up until now remains<p>Those of us who have hopped on the Facebook beta testers group have …

Is the Play Store coming soon to Google Glass?

The latest redesign of the Play Store brought with it a significantly overhauled look and feel for all users, but it also brought with it a hint for …

AT&T Next plan will let customers upgrade smartphones or tablets once a year

AT&T on Tuesday unveiled its own upgrade plan for smartphone or tablet buyers, AT&T Next, which will let them upgrade hardware once a year under certain conditions.<p>The carrier did hint a few days ago that a special announcement was scheduled for July 16, and now AT&T Next is official. The plan will …


22 Signs Your Dog's An Introvert

Dogs get a rep for being extroverts but, like people, some have a taste for the quieter side of life.


Why You Should Travel Through Life At The Pace Of A Sea Turtle (PHOTOS)

<i>The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you find your way back to balance.</i><p>GPS Guides are our way of showing you what has relieved others' stress in the hopes that you will be able to identify …

Football (U.S.)

Yoenis Cespedes is home run champ

NEW YORK -- The Home Run Derby champion didn't even make the All-Star team.<p>Yoenis Cespedes won baseball's power-hitting competition with a dazzling …

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

Mauna Kea

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

The 16 Best BBQ Spots In 13 Cities Around The US

From New York to Chicago to L.A., Zagat scoured the States for the shining stars of barbecue around America.<p>Here are 16 barbecue spots in 13 cities around the country you need to try this summer.


Summer drives up gas prices

A decline in crude inventories, combined with production glitches at a few U.S. refineries, is pushing up gas prices during the summer months when demand for gas is higher. NBC’s Tom Costello reports.

Clean Technology

NES at 30: Why Mario still makes a difference

The Nintendo Entertainment System, which turned 30 Monday, may seem like a relic in an era of consoles like the PS4 and Xbox One — but it helped define those systems and the games on them in more ways than one.<p><b>Lasting franchises</b><p>The power of the series was apparent to Nintendo, existing as it did in …


A look at some flexible batteries that could power iWatch [video]

Shortly after an Apple patent for a flexible battery design suitable for the rumored iWatch was published, German site <i>MobileGeeks</i> has shown off a real-life example of a fully-flexible, watchstrap-sized battery from Taiwanese company ProLogium.<p>Flexible Printed Circuits (FCP), where components are …

Will Apple's Next Products Move The Needle?

Tim Cook’s New Innovation Strategy For Apple, Right On Time – Forbes.<p>As the post cited above describes, Apple says it is having its “most innovative year ever”, and it is poised to launch a slew of new products in the Fall of 2013: 1) an iPhone 5S, 2) an iWatch, 3) a TV (???), 4) the new streaming …

Sources: Greg Oden meetings set

Free-agent center Greg Oden will be in Las Vegas this week for face-to-face meetings with officials from the Dallas Mavericks, Sacramento Kings and …

Derrick Rose says he's 100 percent

Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose tried to erase any lingering doubts about his readiness to play when he told reporters in Madrid that he will …

Metta World Peace joining Knicks

Metta World Peace, who cleared waivers late Sunday afternoon after being amnestied by the Los Angeles Lakers, has found a new landing spot.<p>World …

Ray Lewis to be honored by Ravens

The Baltimore Ravens will put two-time Defensive Player of the Year Ray Lewis in their Ring of Honor on the same Sunday that his longtime teammate Ed …

Lil Wayne - God Bless America (Official Music Video)

THE REALNESS: Rappers react to the Zimmernman Verdict