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Presenting the Best of CES 2015 winners!

One week in Vegas, several halls filled with tech, but only one official Best of CES Awards. After a few tortuous nights of shouting at each other, debating the merits of each of our finalists, we eventually decided on our winners. Congratulations to all our finalists and winners, and to anyone …

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Interstellar voted 2014's most overrated movie by Metacritic users

Interstellar,Film,Culture,Film industry,Film criticism,Oscars 2015,Guardians of the Galaxy,Birdman,The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1,Boyhood,theguardian.com,News<p>Critic aggregator site users awards dubious honour to Christopher Nolan’s space epic, and also finds room for Boyhood, Guardians of the …

Nokia’s iPad mini clone sells 20,000 units in 4 minutes

Some manufacturers have seen great success in taking inspiration from (copying) popular Apple products, and now Nokia is getting in on the action. …

Around the world on New Year's Eve in photos

Come midnight on New Year's Eve, New Zealanders and Australians will be among the first to light up the skies with celebratory fireworks. The rest of …

The year's best newscast bloopers are hilarious, painful

We will all die one day, but before then let's enjoy the schadenfreude of local news<p>Every year hundreds of newscasters try to bring the public the most important events on the global, national, and local scale, and every year things go terribly wrong and someone ends up making an awful double …

3 Ways Steve Jobs Made Meetings Insanely Productive - And Often Terrifying

Steve Jobs made sure that Apple wasn't one of those companies.<p>Here are three ways the iconic CEO made meetings super productive.<p>1. He kept meetings …

CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates

News18.com: CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates<p>Read CNN-News18 breaking news, latest news from India and World …

CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates

News18.com: CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates<p>Read CNN-News18 breaking news, latest news from India and World …

India

As Amazon's Jeff Bezos arrives in India, he is greeted by Flipkart’s aggressive "welcome ad campaign": Report

The war between Flipkart and Amazon has escalated to an all-new level. As Amazon founder Jeff Bezos arrived in India today, he was greeted by …

iPhone 6 bending: Common sense for an uncommon problem

<i>Volume Up is a regular column on consumer technology and digital ecosystems by Reticle Research principal analyst Ross Rubin.</i><p>In the high-stakes smartphone market, exceptional durability is one of the key requirements for success.<p>It’s important for the lofty goal of customer satisfaction and for the …

The biggest problems Android has to face

Few would have predicted the meteoric rise of the Android platform. If you cast your mind back to 2008 Google looked to be suffering from the economic crash just as badly as the next company. The first Android smartphone, the HTC Dream (T-Mobile G1), was fairly well received, but widely written off …

Mobile

Nawaz Sharif criticizes India over collapse of Kashmir talks

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif criticized India in his address to the U.N. General Assembly in New York on Friday for withdrawing from planned peace talks last month over the disputed region of Kashmir.<p>Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addresses the 69th …

The Dangerous Impacts of Social Media on Mental Illnesses

<i>Mariel Norton is a copywriter for a digital marketing agency, and is also a relationship blogger for WeLoveDates.</i><p>Less FaceTime, more face-to-face time.<p>Tallulah Wilson was just 15 years old when she took her own life back in October 2012. The gifted ballerina had been receiving treatment for …

Skinny jeans: destroyer of iPhones, enemy of sperm and threat to our world

Derided as part of the hipsters’ uniform, maligned by women’s magazines as unflattering, declared dead, only to refuse to die – it has long been clear that skinny jeans can do nothing right.<p>This week, however, skinny jeans have committed their latest, perhaps most egregious transgression: bending …

Inside the building where Apple tortures the iPhone 6

In case you hadn't guessed, Apple doesn't often show this facility to outsiders. The only reason I'm here today is because Apple's latest iPhone, the iPhone 6, bends. At least for some people. The real question up until now is just how many people that's happening to, and whether that would happen …

How Gorilla Poop Could Help Stop Ebola

A new way of tracking the deadly virus that's spreading through West Africa<p>Police drove through Kroo Bay this morning, past the open sewers and snuffling pigs, yelling at people to go inside—largely to no avail. All the 14,000 residents of the shanty town in Freeport, Sierra Leone, had been ordered …

Disease

iPhone line sitters in NYC slept in garbage bags and got arrested

Waiting for an iPhone used to be fun. I did it once back in 2009. I got up around 3 AM — on vacation, no less — and stood outside an Apple store in Charleston, SC. I traded stories with strangers about what I was going to do with my new, white iPhone 3GS. When 8 AM came, the crowd cheered with …

Man says he stood 44 hours in iPhone 6 line to win back wife

When love is torn asunder and flowers can't fill the gap, what do you do?<p>This was the quandary faced by Dariusz Wlodarski, a fellow Pole now living in the UK.<p>He says his wife recently left him "because I wasn't the best husband and father."<p>"I didn't know how family is important to me," he told …

Steve Jobs' 3 Most Surprising Secrets to Success

The Apple founder's advice highlights the biggest paradox you'll face in manifesting your dreams.<p>In the final minutes before Apple's press conference, my thoughts drifted to what Steve Jobs would have thought about his legacy. I envied him in high school as one of the few guys for whom the creative …

Self-Criticism

Warren Buffett's 23 Most Brilliant Insights About Investing

Buffett is undoubtedly the most successful investor in history. His investment philosophy is no secret, and he has repeatedly shared bits and pieces of it through a lifetime of quips and memorable quotes.<p>His brilliance is timeless, and we find ourselves referring back to them over and over again.<p>We …

Investing

Google's Sergey Brin Is Totally Obsessed With High-Adrenaline Exercise

When he and Larry Page created Google in 1998, they would forever change how we use the Internet.<p>"When Larry and I started the company, we had to get some hard drives to, you know, store the entire Web," Brin told Wired of Google's early days. "We ended up in a back alley in San Jose, dealing with …

Silicon Valley

Apple doesn't need another charismatic leader. It needs Tim Cook

Tim Cook stood in the shadows of his predecessor. But the company Steve Jobs created isn't an underdog any more – and no one knows it better than the man who made it function<p>Steve Jobs always had his "one last thing" – the hotly anticipated moment at the end of presentations when he would reveal …