Jason JB Bright

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Cavaliers sign rookie Andrew Wiggins

CLEVELAND (AP) — Andrew Wiggins has an NBA home. Maybe a temporary one.<p>The Cavaliers signed the No. 1 overall draft pick Thursday, a deal that …

NBA

Chris Paul: Boycott a real possibility

LAS VEGAS -- Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul told ESPN.com that it's "unacceptable" if Donald Sterling is still the owner of the team …

Basketball

Google's Android Is Going To Save BlackBerry With A Little Help From Amazon

BlackBerry has had some tough times. I’ll be honest, it deserved most of them, because it’s made some properly idiotic decisions in recent years. I have in my phone collection a BlackBerry Bold 9900, it’s a really nice device but the issues using it on the contract I have on my second SIM was so …

More Photos Of The New BlackBerry Passport

The BlackBerry Passport was recently unveiled by BlackBerry CEO John Chen, who shows off the handset earlier this month, and now some new photos have …

Mobile Technology

BlackBerry 10.2.1 Review

Do You Live in the Unhappiest City in America?

Is it time to move?<p><i>Photo: Getty Images</i><p>If you live in New York City, you might want to sit down and <i>really</i> think about your happiness levels — it was recently ranked the least happiest city in America according to new data found by scholars from Harvard University and Vancouver School of …

Facebook Is Now Worth $190 Billion

Facebook is worth more than Amazon. Following yesterday’s earnings report, Facebook shares hit an all-time high in after-hours trading at $75. Price has been very stable this morning as well, confirming yesterday’s pop. Shares opened at $75.96 a share, then set a new record at $76.74. Now, shares …

Women Use Pinterest, But They Don’t Run It

Only 40 percent of Pinterest employees are women, even though the majority of the company’s users are female, according to a report released by Pinterest Thursday.<p>Pinterest’s ratio appears better than other tech companies that have released similar reports — only about 30 percent of employees at …

The 3D Printed Cast That Heals Bones 40-80% Faster

When one has a bone reset after a traumatic accident, a plaster cast is normally used to hold the break in place until it heals. For the average …

Emerging Technology

This Temporary Tattoo Can Unlock Your Phone

I’d think this was just a clever April Fools’ joke, if it weren’t the middle of July.<p>Motorola has teamed up with a company called VivaLnk to make a temporary tattoo that can unlock a smartphone, no PIN required. Slap it on your skin, hold your phone up to it, and bam — phone unlocked.<p>Who needs …

Future phones could house a terabyte of memory

You may think that the 3GB of memory in your new smartphone is hot stuff, but that pales in comparison with what Rice University has in store. Its scientists have detailed a form of resistive RAM (RRAM) that can be made using regular equipment at room temperatures, making it practical for everyday …

LG sells a record 14.5 million smartphones as profits nearly triple

LG has just reported a record quarter for mobile phone sales, showing that it's taking advantage of a slump from arch-rival Samsung. LG sold 14.5 million handsets over the last quarter, its highest total ever and 20 percent more than last year -- with more than a third of those LTE models. It …

Alabama man claims penis was amputated by mistake | Reuters

(Reuters) - An Alabama man who went in to a hospital last month for a circumcision awoke after surgery to find his penis had been amputated, his lawyer said on Thursday.<p>Johnny Lee Banks Jr., 56, said in a lawsuit filed in state court earlier this week that no one at the Princeton Baptist Medical …

Man shot burglar who said she was pregnant

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Police said Thursday they're deciding whether to arrest an 80-year-old man who shot a fleeing, unarmed burglar despite her telling him she was pregnant, but they have arrested the woman's accomplice on suspicion of murder for taking part in a crime that led to her …

Afghan conflict: 15 killed in 'Taliban attack' on buses

<b>Suspected Taliban gunmen have killed 15 people who were travelling by road in the central Afghan province of Ghor.</b><p>The attackers stopped two minibuses overnight, ordered the passengers out and shot them dead, according to the province's police chief.<p>The victims - including three women and a child - …

Afghanistan

'Disintegrated' Air Algerie jet found in Mali; official says no survivors so far

French forces who secured the site of a crashed Air Algerie flight in Mali found one flight recorder but no survivors, French President Francoise Hollande said Friday.<p>Wreckage of the jet was found in a "disintegrated state" in Mali, he said, making it the third major international aviation disaster …