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Bendgate Unbent: Apple And Viral iPhone 6 Plus Bender Are Both Right

Bendgate, the story about how Apple's new iPhone 6 Plus can be permanently bent by the normal activity of some users, has been an unsettling episode. It’s time to put it to rest.<p>When <i>Consumer Reports</i> published its own testing related to the controversy last night, two things became clear. First, …

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Bēhance concept shows gorgeous (if impractical) Apple 4K display renders

When Apple made a big fuss over the ability of the Mac Pro to support three 4K displays, it signalled that it could only be a matter of time before the company created its own. As I predicted back in October of last year, the company made no attempt to rush this, but we’re now hearing that Apple is …

Microsoft Challenges Google’s Artificial Brain With ‘Project Adam’ | Enterprise

We're entering a new age of artificial intelligence.<p>Drawing on the work of a clever cadre of academic researchers, the biggest names in …

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See all kinds of beards and mustaches battle for fame and glory

The proud owners of beards and mustaches are a special breed of people who, if they are to be believed, usually started growing them because they …

40 best iPhone and iPad games of 2014 (so far)

If you're an iPhone and/or iPad-owning gamer in 2014, you truly are spoiled for choice when it comes to new titles.<p>This year has seen a steady flow of innovative, creative and above all super-playable games for Apple devices in pretty much every genre, from hardcore RPGs and twitch-action games to …

Nine films to watch in July

Stephen King's 'Big Driver' to become Lifetime movie

Stephen King is slowly taking over the TV lineup. There are currently two series on the air based on his work, and now there's an upcoming TV movie based on his novella "Big Driver."<p>The TV film adaptation of "Big Driver" will air on Lifetime in fall 2014. It will star Maria Bello, Olympia Dukakis, …

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5 Strange Hangover Cures That Really Work

The <i>Perfect Hangover Cure</i> is the sort of thing that people argue over with zeal usually reserved for politics and religion. Probably because a bad hangover feels just as much like a matter of life and death.<p>But it's not only people that can't agree on what works and what doesn't—entire cultures have …

22 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Doesn't Drink

Don't get us wrong. We love drinking. But there's a way to love it without being a dick.<p><b>1. "You're so uptight."</b> I may like to be in control, but just because I don't want a beer doesn't mean I can't relax or don't like fun.<p><b>2. "Come on, live a little."</b> I am! Alcohol isn't the only way to do so.<p><b>3.</b> …

iOS 8 beta 2 is now available for download

We’re still crawling through the myriad of new features Apple added to the first beta of iOS 8, but now we’re about to dive back in. Apple just released iOS 8 beta 2 to developers this morning a mere 15 days after dropping the new OS on devs at WWDC.<p>According to the iOS 8 beta 2 release notes …

Native Sons Engineering Collection

Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>24<p>High-end eyewear label Native Sons delivers their latest styles with the new Engineering Collection, a line …

Ranking the Last 10 NBA Championship Teams

Today's NBA marks the passage of time not with ticking clocks, but with San Antonio Spurs championships.<p>The Spurs notched their fifth title in 15 years by way of a five-game grilling of the two-time defending champion Miami Heat in the 2014 NBA Finals. None of those five have come in pairs, and not …

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The $6,700 Luxury Toilet Opens And Closes The Lid For You, Plays Soothing Music, And Even Has A Heated Seat

Starting at $6,097, the Numi is clearly targeted at the luxury market. It's completely automated. The touchscreen remote means you never have to touch the toilet with your hands.<p>Other features include a heated seat, integrated bidet, color-changing lights, controls for music, and even a heater for …

The Most Successful College Fraternities In Tech

Sigma Nu has done pretty well with graduating the founders of Clinkle and Instagram, to name a few, but these 14 frats all contribute to the startup world in a significant way.

See The Hidden Meanings Inside 17 Tech Company Logos

We picked 17 tech company logos that have hidden, subtle, or otherwise clever messages inside their famous brand marques. They include a Facebook logo that secretly indicates another company it hoped to kill, a message you won't get unless you understand Morse, and an actual cryptogram.

8 Foods That Aren't What They Seem

Folks, we're about to confuse you. We apologize in advance, but it's not us, it's <i>them</i>. And by them we mean the very talented, but very tricky food bloggers.<p>These bloggers are making peculiar foods that have us questioning our senses -- burgers that aren't really burgers, pizzas that you wouldn't …

Yamaha XT600 by Sartorie Meccaniche

The venerable Yamaha XT600 is one of those motorcycles that everyone seems to like. After almost two decades of production, this simple but rugged enduro disappeared from the showrooms in 2003—but it’s still readily available on the secondhand market.<p>One of the XT600’s biggest fans is Francesco …

Ray-Ban Round Folding Classic

Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>122<p>Joining the Aviator, Wayfarer, and Clubmaster, is another new classic in their folding collection, the Round …

IRL: A few weeks with HTC's One M8 Harman Kardon Edition

When HTC CEO Peter Chou first confirmed the existence of the Harman Kardon edition One M8 at a small press event in New York City, I leaned over to a reporter friend sitting next to me and mouthed a few choice expletives. Wasn't this Sprint event supposed to be about Spotify? And HD Voice? Where …

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What Kurt Cobain and other rock legends might look like if they were still alive

Florida-based comms agency Sachs Media Group teamed up with photo restoration company Phojoe to imagine how musicians — who went to rock n’ roll …

9 Unsolved Mysteries of the Wild West

The lore of the Old West—stories of gunslingers, tribal and territorial warfare, missing treasure—is undying. But are the historical records to be …

12 Dishes Best Served Cold, Like Revenge

Some dishes—like beef tartare, gazpacho, and revenge—are better served cold. Here are 12 to enjoy while crushing your enemies, etc., etc.<p><b>We've been told time and time again</b> <b>that it's important</b> to forgive those who've wronged us—it's better for our overall emotional and spiritual health. But hell, …

Ice Cream

The original Shrek, Maurice Tillet was a French wrestler with Acromegaly. He spoke 14 languages and was also a poet and actor. Perfect example of "Never judge a book by its cover."

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