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The Human Behind 'Humans of New York'

Brandon Stanton has talked with 10,000 strangers and shared their stories with millions of people across the Internet. The 29-year-old photographer …

25 Game Changing Dresses of 2014

From Rihanna's naked dress to Sarah Jessica Parker's Oscar de la Renta-signed gown, we look back at the most memorable celebrity looks that dared to change the fashion game.<p>2014 was yet another year of memorable fashion choices. From Rihanna's naked dress at the CFDA Awards to Sarah Jessica …

The 19-Year-Old Wiz Kid Who Turned Down Apple Has Nabbed Backing From A Hollywood Star

We caught up with Meyer again and learned that since that decision, things have been wild for him.<p>His startup, Fresco News, crowdsources breaking news and photos from Twitter, Instagram and other social media.<p>Fresco finds breaking news, verifies it, and gets the license to publish relevant images …

The Only Way To Save Samsung's Dying Mobile Business

• <b>Samsung's smartphone shipments were down 8.2% on a year-over-year basis last quarter, according to IDC.</b> It was the only top-5 smartphone shipment that saw a contraction in smartphone shipments.• <b><br>The decline in phone shipments hit Samsung's bottom line.</b> Its profits were down 60% last quarter. That was …

Northern California

New details on the sequel to the OnePlus One — one of the hottest Android phones of the year

OnePlus, the Chinese tech startup that created the super hard-to-find OnePlus One, is already planning to launch a new phone next year.<p>The company’s global director Carl Pei confirmed as much in a thread on Reddit in September, but now we’ve learned a few small details about the phone, rumored to …

LeBron James Is Basically A Player-Coach — And It's Getting Awkward For The Cavs

We saw it when he went to Miami and doubled the value of the franchise. We saw it this summer, when he single-handedly halted free agency until he was good and ready to announce which team he wanted to play for. We saw it when he convinced Kevin Love to come to Cleveland. We saw it when he signed …

Nokia's New App Is About To Make Your Android Phone A Whole Lot Better

Nokia just unveiled its new N1 tablet on Tuesday, but that's not the only Android announcement to come from the Finnish gadget company. Nokia just took its Z Launcher out of private beta, meaning anyone can download the home screen replacement from the Google Play Store starting today.<p>The Z …

Android Phones

Sorry Mr President; your credit card has been declined

Barack Obama’s card rejected at trendy New York restaurant Estela<p>Most New York waitresses are adept at dealing with awkward situations when it comes to customer who are unable to pay their bill.<p>But pity the poor server who had to tell Barack Obama that his credit card had been declined.<p>The …

Ask E. Jean: How Do I Overcome My Shyness When Talking to Women?

I suffer from truly spectacular social awkwardness.<p><b>Dear E. Jean:</b> Whenever I meet a girl I don't know, I suffer from truly spectacular social awkwardness. It's difficult for me to function at any level, including breathing. The result: I'm 40 and I've never had a girlfriend. Never even come close. …

This Might Be Volantis, HTC's 9-Inch Nexus Tablet

Android Police just published renders and specs on a rumored 9-inch HTC Nexus tablet. With an 8.9-inch, 2048x1440 display, Tegra K1 processor, and …

HTC

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 vs. iPad mini 2

Samsung has always been interested in taking some of the iPad's tablet market share, but last week the company got <i>really</i> serious. The Galaxy Tab S is …

iPad Mini

Palace needs lawful reason to probe Napoles billions

MANILA - Communications Secretary Sonny Coloma on Tuesday said government cannot just investigate Napoles' financial records without due process.<p>In …

With Spurs up 3-1, Heat try to stop a machine

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat face a steep uphill challenge : Trying to derail the red-hot San Antonio Spurs.<p>Down 3-1 and the Spurs shooting the ball …

With Spurs up 3-1, Heat try to stop a machine

MIAMI (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs left Miami last June looking so human, Tim Duncan nearly in tears talking about how close they were to another …

Associated Press News

2014 NBA Finals: Miami Heat By The Numbers

The Miami Heat were stuck in a rut four years ago when LeBron James joined the team in his infamous “Decision.” Yes the team had won the 2006 NBA title, but it had not gotten out of the first round of the playoffs since then. Revenues were basically flat for five straight years and the franchise …

A Killer Mac 'N' Cheese by Jamie Oliver

What is real American food? For his book, Jamie's America, Jamie Oliver crisscrossed the country to find out. The diversity of our cooking was a revelation to him. Here, he makes a classic macaroni and cheese recipe.<p><b>Serves 8-10</b><p>Ingredients<p>Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>3 tablespoons butter<p>3 …

Recipes

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

Recipes

Xiaomi's rise above Apple in numbers

As Xiaomi becomes China's third largest selling smart phone company Bloomberg looks into the numbers of the four-year-old technology giant<p>It launched in 2010, sold its first smartphone in 2011, and by 2013, sold 100,000 phones in under 90 seconds.<p>Xiaomi is now the third most successful smart phone …

Rape summit in London sparks charge of 'hypocrisy'

The government has been accused of hypocrisy for hosting this week's Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London, while failing victims of rape on its own doorstep.<p>The foreign secretary, William Hague, and film star Angelina Jolie, special envoy for the UN High Commissioner for …

Vine

Tim Duncan has never committed a foul in his life

They say the eyes are the window the the soul. Tim Duncan's soul can't believe this foul call.<p>Although to be fair, he probably didn't commit the foul.

Egypt: Death penalty for Muslim Brotherhood supporters on eve of Sisi swearing-in

As Egypt’s new president prepares to be sworn in, a court has sentenced 10 supporters of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to death in absentia.<p>Senior members of the group in the court on Saturday were told that they would have to wait to hear their fate after sentencing on 38 defendants was …

Pope's prayers with Middle East leaders set for Sunday evening

Pope Francis will host the Israeli and Palestinian presidents later today for prayers in the Vatican gardens.<p>The pontiff wants to rekindle the vision of peace in the Middle East.<p>It will be the first time this kind of meeting has ever taken place at the Vatican and the first meeting between Israeli …

NBA finals: can Spurs take the heat in the great air-con conspiracy?

The San Antonio Spurs have staked out a 1-0 series lead in the 2014 NBA Finals – but that wasn't the biggest headline after they beat the Miami Heat 110-95 in Thursday night's Game 1.<p>Instead, attention focused on the broken air-conditioning system that led to sweltering conditions inside AT&T …