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Mueller accuses Paul Manafort of witness tampering

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Paul Manafort

AT&T CEO: We made 'big mistake' hiring Cohen, chief lobbyist out

(Reuters) - AT&T Inc (T.N) on Friday ousted its top lobbyist, and the No. 2 wireless carrier’s chief executive said it was a “big mistake” to hire Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, for advice on working with the Trump administration.<p>AT&T paid Essential Consultants LLC, a …

Business

The Robot Assault On Fukushima

The night before the mission, Kenji Matsuzaki could not sleep. For more than a year, Matsuzaki and a team of engineers had been developing their …

Harrison Ford Spilled The Secrets Of Han To The Solo Cast

The actor served as a private advisor for the new Star Wars Movie.<p>The Skywalker family has been exhaustively detailed over nine movies and two generations, but we still don't know a whole lot about the best character in the Star Wars universe: Han Solo (tied with Leia).<p>The scruffy looking nerf …

Apple Supplier Workers Describe Noxious Hazards at China Factory

At a Catcher Technology Co. manufacturing complex in the Chinese industrial city of Suqian, about six hours’ drive from Shanghai, workers stand for …

This is the best smartphone camera of 2017

iPhone X vs. Pixel 2 XL vs. Note 8 vs. HTC U11 vs. LG V30<p>Smartphone cameras get better every year, but this year more than ever truly felt like a leap. For once, we can talk about more than just Apple and Samsung (and Google) when referring to the “top tier” of smartphones with good cameras. And …

Scot given three-month jail sentence for touching Dubai man's hip

A British man has been sentenced to three months in prison in Dubai for touching a man's hip in a bar, according to campaigners.<p>Jamie Harron, from Stirling, was arrested in July over the incident in which he said he put his hand on a man's hip to avoid spilling a drink in a crowded bar.<p>The …

There’s an ominous image hidden in the new ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ poster

<i>Star Wars</i> fans have been expecting <i>The Last Jedi</i> to be a dark chapter in the modern <i>Star Wars</i> saga ever since Lucasfilm debuted the movie’s ominously …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Endlessly Swap Between Porsches for as Little as $2,000 a Month

Porsche Passport is a new subscription service like Cadillac's Book<p>Porsche announced today that it’s launching a new month-to-month subscription service called Porsche Passport, giving members on-demand access to up to 22 different Porsche variants. The program, which launches first in Atlanta, …

Daily Deals: Dell Inspiron 15" Intel Core i5 Laptop for $400

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

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1975 Lamborghini Countach LP400 Periscopio

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Design<br>• Italian<br>• Rare<p>A Short History of the Lamborghini Countach LP400<p>When the bright yellow prototype of the …

Sports Cars

North Korea fires 4 banned ballistic missiles into sea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday fired four banned ballistic missiles that flew about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) on average, with …

This is the first image of the Samsung Galaxy S8

Familiar around back, but all screen up front<p>Samsung’s Galaxy S8 will be unveiled on March 29th, according to a new report from <i>Venture Beat</i> that also includes the first photo we’ve seen of the coming flagship. The back of the device is very similar to last year’s Galaxy S7 (with the exception being …

Acer's $9,000 Predator 21 X is the world's first curved laptop

As if gaming laptops weren’t already bulky and expensive enough, Acer is taking things a step further in the new year with its massive Predator 21 X, whose pricing it announced at CES 2017 today.<p>The $9,000 (not a typo) machine features a curved 21-inch display that offers a resolution of 2560×1080 …

More Free Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games Now Available

It's now October, so Xbox Live Gold members have more free Xbox One and Xbox 360 games to pick up as part of the Games With Gold program.<p>As announced previously, Super Mega Baseball: Extra Innings is now free on Xbox One (just in time for the MLB playoffs), while I Am Alive is free on Xbox 360. …

A $50 device turns any video into a 3D experience — and is a terrifying way to watch 'Game of Thrones'

But a former fiction writer and her famous tech husband have come up with a way to watch any movie today and have a similarly dazzling experience.<p>They've created a $50 pair of glasses, available now, that takes any content, like TV, Netflix shows, websites, photos, and turns them into a 3D effect, …

How it feels to live in a sexless marriage – readers respond

We had an unexpected reaction to last week’s tips on how to cope when the passion has gone. Here are some of the many thoughtful replies – from all over the world – which you sent us<p>Sex is an important part of any relationship, but what happens if it stops? This is more common than you may imagine: …

Government Hackers Caught Using Unprecedented iPhone Spy Tool

The malware was used to target a political dissident in the United Arab Emirates.<p>On the morning of August 10, Ahmed Mansoor, a 46-year-old human rights activist from the United Arab Emirates, received a strange text message from a number he did not recognize on his iPhone.<p>"New secrets about torture …

Did Tesco just leak the Nintendo NX price?

Major UK retailer Tesco may just have leaked the Nintendo NX price, well ahead of any official announcement from Nintendo.<p>Tesco created a temporary …

Breath of the Wild

Alphabet's Nest Security Camera Just Got Way Smarter

Innovation<p>A good security camera can act as an extra set of eyes and ears, but Nest, the Alphabet-owned smart home company, wants it to be able to do even more: Tell you exactly who's at your home.<p>A new update launching today in the Nest Cam app is making it easier for the company's consumer …

GeekBench benchmarks confirm iPhone 7 Plus ships with 3GB of RAM, faster than 12.9″ iPad Pro

After much speculation that the iPhone 7 Plus would include an extra GB of RAM, bringing its total to 3GB, a new GeekBench benchmark for the iPhone 7 Plus (iPhone9,4) confirms the amount.<p>The iPhone 7 Plus is thus the first iPhone to come with 3GB of RAM, making it the largest amount of RAM to …

Los Angeles Times

“Greatest sci-fi story ever told, greater than ‘Star Wars.’”

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The Next Must-Have Smartphone Feature

Google’s new location-sensing system will make augmented reality far more useful.<p>Smartphones can tell you when to depart for the airport to make your …

Augmented Reality

17 Hilarious Tweets From People Who Just Realized Why the McChicken Is Trending on Twitter

I hate the internet sometimes.<p>In case you missed it, there's a video currently circling around Twitter of a man having sexual intercourse with a McChicken sandwich. This is why "McChicken" is trending at the moment. Don't be fooled: It is not an innocent celebration of a classic fast-food sandwich. …

5 settings every new Android owner should change

New Android phone? Take a peek at its settings. So many categories, so many options within those categories. It's enough to make your head swim.<p>And you might find yourself wondering, are the factory settings ideal? Right out of the box, is your new phone really configured for optimal performance, …

The $14,000 Android "Rolls Royce of smartphones" just launched

Sirin Labs was founded in 2013 by Kazakh entrepreneur Kenges Rakishev, Israeli venture capitalist Moshe Hogeg (the same guy behind Yo and Mobli), and former McKinsey consultant Tal Cohen. The mission? To create the Rolls-Royce of smartphones — an advanced device that combined "the highest privacy …

HTC arrives on Sprint, can be yours for $21 per month with $0 down

The HTC 10 has arrived on Sprint, and if you finance it rather than pay for it outright, you’ll actually wind up saving $120. Curious but true, HTC’s 2016 flagship retails for $624, but if you choose to pay $21 per month over the course of two years (assuming you have decent credit) then you’ll end …

For $50, HP will assassinate the bezel on this all-in-one PC

Slowly but surely, computers are melting into the world around us. And I'm not talking about fancy holographic glasses or roll-up, newspaper-like screens. Thanks to razor-thin bezels, even an ordinary flatscreen computer display can feel like it's floating on air. Dell's new XPS laptops use the …

Puerto Rico to default further on debts

The confrontation between debt-swamped Puerto Rico and its creditors is intensifying as the U.S. territory will default on payments due Monday, deepening the island's financial crisis and placing additional pressure on Congress to intervene.<p>John Herrmann, rates strategist at Mitsubishi UFJ, and …

Star Wars: Episode VIII 'leaked script' reveals rumoured plot twists

Heavily spoiler-laden script rundown purports to reveal why Rey is so strong with the Force, and the return of Hayden Christensen as ghost of Anakin Skywalker<p>The full plot of the next Star Wars movie and the true identity of Daisy Ridley’s mysterious Rey have reportedly been revealed by a Reddit …