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What it’s like to build a career after being suddenly paralyzed

It was a fluke accident with a big wave hitting me. I was 20 years old, had just finished my second year of university and was planning to work for the summer when I got back from my trip to Peru. Unfortunately, I didn't come back on my feet, so those plans changed.<p>My whole life, I had worked to …

Samsung Challenges Google As New Android Browser Beats Chrome

Samsung has begun to roll out the latest version of the Android-powered Samsung web browser found in the latest Galaxy smartphones and phablets. It should become available within the coming weeks, and it represents Samsung’s desire to create a browser built around compatibility, functionality, and …

Chicago officer acquitted of putting gun in suspect's mouth

CHICAGO (AP) — A county judge on Monday acquitted a Chicago police commander accused of shoving his gun down a suspect's throat, outlining what she …

Budget-level Samsung Galaxy On5 and Galaxy On7 launched

Samsung has just launched two new devices destined for the budget smartphone market – the Galaxy On5 and Galaxy On7. Despite some compromises in the hardware department, these new Galaxy handsets do have their merits.<p>The Galaxy On5 is the smaller of the two handsets, coming in at 5.0-inches while …

‘Fargo’ Rock City: FX’s Miniseries Takes a Massive Second-Season Leap

<i>Fargo</i>, FX’s Emmy-winning anthology series, returns for a second season at 10 p.m. ET on Monday, October 12. And it’s good. It’s so, so good. The only …

TV

Serious Trust Issues (And the first step to fixing them)

Nothing screams "divorce happening soon" or "love going down the drain" than a lack of trust...But there is a "fix" to start fixing the trust issues …

Divorce

4 Secrets to Falling in Love Every Day

<b>“It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.” ~John Bulwer</b><p>I am very fortunate to have come from a loving family. My family members …

Love

The 10 things people need to fall in love

Psychologists have identified ten factors that can generally explain why we fall in love with someone, according to Elizabeth Phillips, a Ph.D. student in applied experimental and human factors psychology at the University of Central Florida.<p>Phillips gave a talk at the Nerd Night Global Festival …

Love

Defiant Indonesia executes foreign prisoners

Firing squad carries out execution of drug smugglers, including two Australians<p>Indonesia defied the desperate pleas of grief-stricken families and executed seven foreign prisoners last night, including two Australians, who had been convicted for drug smuggling.<p>A 12-man firing squad carried out the …

Shops set ablaze, looted as xenophobic attacks spread in South Africa

<b>Johannesburg (CNN) —</b> South African police fired rubber bullets Friday to disperse crowds setting immigrant businesses ablaze as attacks against foreigners spread to Johannesburg.<p>Chanting and singing, machete-armed residents burned down shops owned by foreigners, including a Nigerian dealership in …

Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge is ridiculously expensive to make

It's no secret that Samsung's curvy Galaxy S6 Edge costs a pretty penny, but there's now a good explanation as to why. IHS estimates that the raw price of assembly for a 64GB Verizon model is $290. That's more expensive to make than not just the Galaxy S5 ($256 when new), but also the 128GB iPhone …

Apple Watch buyers allowed to get their hands on two watches

The midnight launch of the Apple Watch cleared up at least one mystery: how many devices consumers will be able to purchase.<p>While buyers won't be able to snap up as many watches as they like, they will be able to purchase twice as many as previously thought -- namely two, according to Apple's …

Voice-controlled GPS helmet to help bikers

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Motorcyclists will no longer have to rely on maps or GPS systems, both of which require riders to take their eyes off the road, once a new Russian smart helmet goes on sale this summer.<p>The perils of navigating while on a motorbike are obvious......drivers can’t read maps, while …

Helmets

Lufthansa insurers set aside $300m over Alps crash

Lufthansa sets aside $300 million for compensation claims and cancels 60th anniversary celebrations over Germanwings crash<p>Insurers for Lufthansa have reportedly set aside $300 million (£200 million) to cover compensation claims over the Germanwings flight that investigators believe <b>was deliberately</b> …

Create a more secure iPhone passcode with special characters

Sure, you’ve got Touch ID set up on your iPhone 6, but you’ll still need a passcode to keep your iPhone secure. If you have an older iPhone without Touch ID, or your fingerprint isn’t recognized for any reason, you’ll need to fall back on a passcode.<p>If you want to make your passcode even more …

Touch ID

The Game Changer: OPPO Releases Smartphone With Rotating Camera

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Global technology firm, OPPO, is the first to release a smartphone with a rotating camera. The N3, a refreshed version of its predecessor, boasts a …

Yahoo's On-demand Passwords Mean Never Having to Rely on your Memory

Yahoo has announced some new initiatives that the company promises will make using its email service easier and more secure.<p>At an SXSW session today, Yahoo launched ‘on-demand passwords,’ which it says will eliminate the need to ever have to remember your email password; it gets sent via SMS to …

Dolphins trade Mike Wallace to Vikings

The second time proved the charm for the Minnesota Vikings in landing wide receiver receiver Mike Wallace.<p>After Wallace declined Minnesota's six-year, $76 million offer two years ago to ink a five-year, $60 million deal with the Miami Dolphins, Wallace was traded Friday along with Miami's …

Navigation app Waze will alert drivers about reported child abductions nearby

Social navigation app Waze is integrating AMBER alerts for abducted children into its US app. Drivers using the app in areas where individuals have been reported missing will be shown an alert with the child's name and face, as well as the option to find out more information on the web. The alerts …

Apple Watch wins one of world’s most prestigious design awards

How the FBI Saved Kidnapping Survivor Hannah Anderson

It was a case that captivated the nation.<p>On Aug. 3, 2013, James DiMaggio abducted 16-year-old Hannah Anderson when she finished cheerleading …

Crime

S.F. doctors make less money than doctors in rural areas

Doctors get into the business to save lives, but there’s also the matter of paying off student loans from medical school. And it turns out physician salaries are not equal across geographic regions.<p>Internal medicine doctors in San Francisco make on average $225,000 a year. If they really wanted to …

Health Care

10 European Cities With Cheap Five-Star Hotels

We love a good dose of luxury when we travel -- especially when that luxury involves fluffy white robes, top-notch room service and bellhops at our beck and call.<p>What, do we sound like we're high maintenance or something?<p>When hostel life has you ready to call it quits, it's time to book a night in …

Google Nexus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (Video)

Remember last year, when we prefaced our nonsensical Nexus 5 vs Note 3 comparison video with the declaration that we were only doing it because so …

Samsung To Skip Android 5.0 Update For Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge; Direct Update To Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

Samsung is reportedly going to skip the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge smartphones and directly update the …

Functionality beyond the flat screen. The Galaxy Note Edge has a side hustle.

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