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20 popular tourist sites you should see before they disappear

Thanks to a combination of factors like climate change and increased development project proposals in their areas, some of these popular tourist attractions are starting to shrink in size, sink, or erode.<p>From the breathtaking Alps to the iconic Taj Mahal, we've put together a list of some of the …

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The Rockies and Blue Jays made a trade that shocked the MLB world — and players on both teams aren't excited about it

Tulowitzki is essentially a luxury for the Blue Jays, who add a top hitter to their already-elite offense when they were in more need of good pitchers.<p>Adding to the shock of the trade is that Tulowitzki and Rockies owner Dick Monfort reportedly had an agreement to let Tulowitzki approve of any …

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Google's AI is warming up for world domination by killing inbox spam

News about artificial intelligence currently tends to fall into two main camps. In the first, we have technologists and computer experts getting genuinely worried about the future threat of out-of-control AI. And in the second, we have the novel but ultimately modest uses the technology is actually …

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Major zero-day security flaws in iOS & OS X allow theft of both Keychain and app passwords

Researchers from Indiana University and the Georgia Institute of Technology said that security holes in both iOS and OS X allow a malicious app to steal passwords from Apple’s Keychain, as well as both Apple and third-party apps. The claims appear to have been confirmed by Apple, Google and …

Destiny is expanding with The Taken King, here's how the game will be shaken up

A new eight-minute video released today by Bungie details what to expect in <i>The Taken King,</i> the upcoming expansion to <i>Destiny</i>. You're promised new loot, puzzles to find and solve, and hopefully a few surprises.<p>The enemies you'll fight in the upcoming expansion of <i>Destiny</i> burn from within. They'll test …

NASA to Re-Attempt Global Warming Satellite Launch

NASA will launch the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) on Tuesday to further scientific understanding of carbon dioxide emissions, the agency’s …

Apple will replace your iPhone 5's faulty power button for free

If you've noticed that your iPhone 5's sleep/wake button isn't working reliably, you're not alone -- and you'll be glad to hear that Apple is doing something about it. The company has started a free program in Canada and the US (worldwide on May 2nd) that will replace buttons on phones made through …

John Oliver Is Back To Host The Crunchies, Here Are Last Year’s Highlights

“Tonight is about something different,” John Oliver said, opening last year’s Crunchies. “It’s about giving nerds the opportunity to do what nerds do best: Sit back and judge each other.”<p>We’re proud to have John Oliver host the Crunchies for the second time. Last year he talked t-shirt cannons, …

Story of the Season

The Auburn vs. Florida State BCS title matchup was the longest of long shots. All it took was a botched snap, a couple of last-second miracles and 15 …

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Oregon Ducks New Bowl Uniform Is Latest Innovation in Jersey Technology

Once again, the Oregon Ducks have unveiled a game-changer of a uniform.<p>As college football's most innovative program in terms of uniforms, the University of Oregon has long been viewed the standard for other schools to follow.<p>Since emerging as a national power, Oregon has consistently changed the …

Breaking Madden: A land where 'offsides' has no meaning

Fumbles are glorious, but over the last few decades, they've been on the decline in the NFL. Let's bring them all back. All at once. And let's destroy as many rules of man and God as we need to.<p>American football historians will tell you that the football, which was once perfectly round, grew oblong …

Moga Ace game controller for iPhone, iPod touch ready to order for $100

Thanks to iOS 7’s(s aapl) support for game controllers, this holiday season should offer a few choices that add buttons and triggers to an iPhone 5, …

Big Oklahoma-Baylor hit results in 4 flags, no ejection

K.J. Morton was flagged but not ejected for his brutal hit on Sterling Shepard.<p>In the first half of Thursday's game, Oklahoma quarterback Blake Bell stepped up in the pocket on third down and threw the ball to Sterling Shepard, who was open and streaking across the field when Baylor defensive back …

Android 4.4 KitKat and Google's quest to take over the world

Can a low-end Android phone be any good? For Mountain View, a billion users are at stake<p><i>"As we get on our journey to reach the next billion people, we want to do it on the latest version of Android." — Sundar Pichai</i><p>At its root, Google’s Android platform has always been about growing the audience …

This guy really didn't want Oregon to wear pink

GONADS MASCULINITY HURGLE BURGLE. Oh, sorry. Just paraphrasing this voicemail.<p>Yes, the Oregon Ducks -- who have worn every color known to man and some known only to Hunter Pence -- wore pink helmets on Saturday, as advertised, for raising cancer awareness and money for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund. Got …

How Snapchat will make us more honest

It's a lifecasting tool with none of the usual shame or social stigma.

Google: Opt out or your face may be in ads

Google has changed its terms of service with a provision that requires users to now opt out of having their pictures and endorsements used in advertisements on Google services.<p>Should you plus-1 (Google's version of Facebook's like) a movie or say "It's great!" on a Google service, the search giant …

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How Apple has changed since Steve Jobs

Since Steve Jobs passed away two years ago Saturday, Apple has experienced no shortage of scrutiny.<p>Investors, the media and the public alike have targeted the company, accusing it of failing to innovate. Critics claim the company has lost its edge, merely updating existing products and not creating …

Stunning Maps Show A Day In New York And San Francisco In 32 Seconds

Foursquare, the location-based social network, has put together a series of videos tracking "the pulse" of various metropolises -- New York, San Francisco, London, Chicago, Tokyo and Istanbul -- using check-in data from its users. The resulting animated maps are gorgeous, all black backgrounds, …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Events Near You<p>Jul<p>11<p>Wed<p>BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX<p>Jul<p>11<p>Wed<p>Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie, TX<p>Upcoming Events<p>Jul<p>14<p>Sat<p>Lavell …

YouTube enlists Google+ to fix the world's worst comments

Can social networking and machine learning make comments worth reading?<p>YouTube’s comments section, that notorious bastion of hostility toward women, people of color, rational thought, empathy, and the English language, is finally getting a makeover. In a series of sweeping changes that begin …

Apple Swipe Keyboard Patent Shows Cupertino Knows Typing On iOS Is “Tedious”

Apple’s iPhone needs a much smarter keyboard. I’ve said it before, but here’s evidence Cupertino itself realises that hen-pecking individual letters is a “tedious task”. Apple’s US patent 8,542,206 (spotted by AppleInsider) describes an alternative text input method for iOS that incorporates a …

Houston Astros' TV ratings go literally as low as they can possibly go

0.0 is the lowest possible number, unless Nielsen manages to capture negative TV's watching the Astros. (This was really just another reason for us to use Buttslide.gif.)<p>According to Nielsen, nobody watched the Houston Astros play the Cleveland Indians on Sunday for an as-low-as-possible rating of …

Do Games Like 'Grand Theft Auto V' Cause Real-World Violence?

<i>Just like books, movies and comic books.</i><p>Two events happened this week that many politicians and members of the media will link together.<p>The first: A mass shooting in Washington, D.C. in which an angry, mentally-ill young man shot and killed a dozen of his fellow citizens.<p>Second: The release of <i>Grand</i> …

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5 great features in iOS 7 you’ll want to try right away

As promised, Apple(s aapl) released iOS 7 on Wednesday for multiple iOS devices. The software represents a radical departure from the now 6-year old …

Five disappointing things about the iPhone 5S

Is it too soon to start building an iPhone 6 wish list?<p>Because the iPhone 5S, which Apple announced today (along with the cheaper iPhone 5C) to the surprise of no one, represents perhaps the least exciting and most disappointing iPhone update yet.<p>Indeed, just as the iPhone 4S was little more than …

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