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Take better smartphone photos with these simple tips and tricks

Lights, smartphone camera, action<p>By now we're all familiar with the basics of smartphone photography: You pull out your phone and push a button. But if you really plan to preserve those memories for posterity, then you'll want your phone snaps to look their best. So up your phone photo game with …

Mobile Photography

Collect & Share Great Stories in Your Own Flipboard Magazines

Flipboard isn’t just for reading. With the ability to make your own magazines, you can curate and share articles with others or collect them to read later. Not only is it easy to do, magazines are flexible and customizable: you can set a beautiful cover, add commentary and photos, and arrange items …

The most exciting thing about the iPhone 8 might not be its screen

The iPhone 8 rumors keep getting crazier.<p>A new report from Israeli tech site <i>The Verifier</i>claims the iPhone 8 will come with a "Smart Connector," …

Great Coffee with David Morrissey, star of The Missing and the Walking Dead! For his full interview about his love of LFC and comedian Omid Djalili on his passion for Chelsea, download the FREE Call Collymore app in app/Play stores and subscribe to the podcast in iTunes or Audioboom. Enjoy!

Blackwater founder held secret Seychelles meeting to establish Trump-Putin back channel

The United Arab Emirates arranged a secret meeting in January between Blackwater founder Erik Prince and a Russian close to President Vladi­mir Putin as part of an apparent effort to establish a back-channel line of communication between Moscow and President-elect Donald Trump, according to U.S., …

Donald Trump

Drone captures rare sight of endangered leatherback turtle returning to sea after nesting

By day, Costa Rica's Pacific coast is well-known for surf breaks and stunning sunsets. By night, turtles often visit the country's beaches to nest under the cover of darkness.<p>But in this video, Jenell Black, Field Manager at the Leatherback Trust, managed to capture the rare sight of a leatherback …

While exploring the light and shadow of a structure by Catalan architects Enric Miralles and Carme Pinòs, Valle García (@valleklau) was struck by two thoughts. “We are alive, and we are still young,” she says. “These architects understood and accepted the cycle of life as a link between past, present and future.” #WHPyoungatheart Photo by @valleklau

Security hole lets burglars knock out your smart home camera

Smart home systems are supposed to make our lives easier and safer — but some of the most popular connected security cameras could make your place an …

Bluetooth

The Sooner You Expose A Baby To A Second Language, The Smarter They’ll Be

A new study shows that babies raised in bilingual environments develop core cognitive skills like decision-making and problem-solving -- before they …

Language Learning
Soccer

Instagram Marketing in 2017: Running Successful Paid and Organic Campaigns

In just two years, Instagram has become one of the best channels for social media marketing. As the platform has boomed, businesses have scrambled to …

Bank warns customers of new 'smishing' scam - what to watch out for

Bank customers have been warned about a new text message scam known as "smishing".<p>Smishing involves fraudsters sending a text saying they are from …

Identity Theft

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I got a new phone and I need to retrieve my old texts how I can do it?<p>Jan 13, 2017<p>12w<p>too long e INCOMPRENSIBILE<p>6w<p>dove è la facilitazione???<p>6w<p>non ho …

People are getting ‘time travelling’ text messages from 2003 – and no one knows why

If you could send a text message through time, what would you say to the people in the future – or the past?<p>Lots of people claim to have received …

Donald Trump

Flying the F-35B: inside BAE's secret war machine simulator tucked away in a quiet UK village

Imagine being tasked with landing an aircraft in a way that’s never been attempted before, on a carrier you've never seen. Now imagine that aircraft …

Aviation

WWE Fastlane 2017: How to order WWE Network

Here’s how you can watch WWE Fastlane from the Bradley Center in Milwaukee on the WWE Network live on Sunday, March 5.<p>WWE Fastlane is the last …

Former Bachelorette Star Ali Fedotowsky Marries Kevin Manno

Ali Fedotowsky is officially off the market!<p>Former <i>Bachelorette</i> star has married her fiancé, Kevin Manno, according to <i>Entertainment …

Barcelona youth star looks like next Messi, Suarez, Neymar combined in one goal

This was some piece of skill by a possible future star at Barcelona<p>Barcelona youngster Jordi Mboula pulled off a breathtaking goal midweek against …

Here Are All The Favors Donald Trump Has Performed For Wall Street

Donald Trump built his presidential campaign around two ideas: 1) a corrupt financial establishment had swindled the middle class, and 2) immigrants and foreigners are dangerous.<p>Some combination of these two sentiments has fueled every American populist movement dating back to President Andrew …

Donald Trump

HUFFPOST HILL - CPAC Welcomes Nation's Most Annoying Guys Named Ted Who Insist You Call Them 'Theodore'

<i>Steve Bannon appeared at CPAC after Darth Vader commanded that CPAC be moved out of the asteroid field so that it could send a clear transmission. The Trump administration is looking to beef up the private prison system, proving that the ??? in the plan, “1. Offer to profit off of recidivism 2. ???</i> …

Trump thinks something terrible happened in Sweden, so here come the IKEA and ABBA jokes

President Donald Trump has unintentionally turned the internet into one big celebration of Swedish pop culture.<p>The U.S. president on Saturday alluded …

Donald Trump

Bill Gates wants a robot tax to compensate for job losses

How would you deal with the likelihood that robots and automation will likely lead to many people losing their jobs? For Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, the answer is straightforward: tax the robots. In an interview with <i>Quartz</i>, Gates argues that taxing worker robots would offset job losses by …