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Apple issues internal high priority alert for iPhone activation server woes

Apple has initiated an internal high priority alert to support staff indicating that activation server problems and other issues are preventing a …

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Tropical Depression Four

Very early on Wednesday morning, NHC started issuing advisories on an area of Low Pressure very far away from home, Its in the Eastern Atlantic, …

Washington Harbour's $370 Million Price Tag Confirmed

MRP realty sold the Washington Harbour to a group of South Korean investors.<p>The sale of Washington Harbour complex is now final with a price tag of …

Public Art

The visitor's entrance at City Hall is set to become the temporary home to an international art installation called <b>Stairway of Dreams</b>. Formerly on display at the Kimmel Center, this exhibit features dream poems written by K-12 students from Allegheny all the way to Zambia, offering a powerful …

Hang glider takes best friend on paw-sitively thrilling ride

<i>By Jim Urquhart, Reuters</i><p>Dan McManus is a professional paragliding and hang gliding instructor in Salt Lake City, Utah. He has been flying for about 37 years and he can be found most days catching the breeze at the flight park on a mountain ridge at the south end of the Salt Lake Valley.<p>However, in …

This Week in History

From Watergate to the postage rate, this week in history includes the establishment of the postal system and the destruction of a presidency. Check …

Ask Eat Like a Man: Why We Love Greasy Spoons

<i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships, restaurants, or cooking. He is also available for private tutorials.</i><p><b>What is the</b> …

Stakeholders Gather in Panama to Discuss Protections for Central American Dome

Last week an alliance of conservation organizations took a big step forward towards protecting the Central American Dome. Also referred to as the Costa Rica Dome, this highly productive region of the eastern tropical Pacific is home to abundant marine life, including critically endangered …

Xbox One first-party games priced at £50 in the UK, versus $60 in the US

Take the $59.99 official price (before tax) for first-party Xbox One titles in the States, run it through your favorite currency convertor and you get something like £39. Add in Royal Baby taxes (aka VAT), incomplete globalization and whatever else, and it seems the final amount for UK buyers comes …

Plastic iPhone shell compared to older plastic iPhones and iPod touch in new high-quality video

Michael Kukielka, otherwise known as the DetroitBorg, posted the excellent video above showcasing one of the plastic iPhone shells that has been leaking all over the web like crazy. Besides the focus on the thinner ‘iPhone’ font on the back, we’re not seeing too much in the way of new stuff here, …