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Iraqi Kurds set date for independence referendum

Officials in Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region have announced that the northern territory will hold an independence referendum on September 25.<p>Masoud Barzani, the president of the Iraqi Kurdish Regional Government (KRG), announced the vote on Twitter on Wednesday.<p>I am pleased to announce that the …

Samsung's Note 7 fiasco isn't hurting the Galaxy S8 one bit

The Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 launch and subsequent two recalls were arguably the most embarrassing consumer electronics mishap in recent memory, so you’d think users might be a bit more cautious buying Samsung gear just a few short months later. Nope: if Samsung’s S8 sales are any indication, …

Hole in ozone layer is closing and will be 'healed' by 2050, scientists say

The hole in the Antarctic ozone layer is beginning to close, scientists have discovered.<p>Researchers from the University of Leeds and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US, have confirmed the first signs of an increase of ozone, which shields life on Earth from the sun’s harmful …

Ozone

Samsung Galaxy View price drops… again

The Samsung Galaxy View just doesn’t seem to be able to find a spot in many homes. And I honestly don’t know what I would do with it, to be honest. The 18.4-inch device is nice and large, but it won’t replace my TV, computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone. I suppose an Android device this size would …

Phones

The mighty maple. Galena, Ohio. Sunrise.

'True' Apple fan weeps after being removed from iPhone 6 line

As I stood in line this morning, I was sweating and making extremely strange high-pitched noises.<p>It had been quite a night. I hadn't slept. I could barely breathe.<p>Then a lovely woman in a corporate polo-shirt uniform finally paid attention to me. I uttered the magic words: "Grande nonfat latte and …