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Ben Carson Predicts A "Major Shift" Of Support To His Campaign "Very Soon"

Sure.<p>Dr. Ben Carson, who has performed poorly in the first three Republican presidential nominating contests, says a groundswell of support will soon head towards his candidacy.<p>"This is a very unusual election, and I think all the traditional rules are out the door," Carson told radio host David …

House Republicans ready legal fight against Obama's Guantanamo plan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the House of Representatives are preparing legal action in case President Barack Obama tries to transfer detainees at the military prison at Guantanamo Bay to the United States, House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Wednesday.<p>Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) …

Republicans

RIP: Adblock Plus

I got a little too excited when the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) chief called Adblock Plus (ABP) "an unethical, immoral, mendacious coven of techie wannabes." I immediately wanted to know when the next coven meeting was and how many stars to sew onto my witch cape.<p>The chief's accusations of …

Donald Rumsfeld announced his new app on Medium and now everyone is trolling him

But some commenters are blasting Rumsfeld, who served as Secretary of Defense in both the Ford and George W. Bush administrations. Several have called him a "war criminal," and one woman said that she's "anticipating [his] gamification of waterboarding."<p>Here's a sampling of the 49 comments so</b> …

There's A New Lawsuit Challenging Ted Cruz's Eligibility To Be President

Walter L. Wagner filed suit last week against Cruz in United States District Court in Utah.<p>A new lawsuit challenging Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz's eligibility to be president was filed last week in a federal district court in Utah.<p>The complaint, signed last Thursday and filed on …

Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders hold solid leads in Iowa, CNN/ORC poll finds

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump holds a commanding lead in Iowa as Sen. Bernie Sanders takes control of the Democratic race in the critical first-in-the-nation voting state, according to a new CNN/ORC poll released Thursday.<p>Trump leads Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is in second place in the GOP race, …

Kevin Spacey says Frank Underwood would find the US presidential campaign race 'as amusing as I do'

So much so that Page Six, part of The Post Network, has awarded him the title of "King of Davos" in an article that also includes a tale about him climbing on top of a piano at a glitzy bash to pledge his love for the event, before serenading the audience.<p>On Friday he was interviewed on stage by …

Donald Trump Releases Attack Ad on Ted Cruz

Donald Trump and Ted Cruz’s rivalry escalated Friday when Trump released an attack ad specifically about Cruz and his stance on immigration.<p>The ad …

Veterans accuse Sarah Palin of dangerous stereotyping in comments about son’s PTSD

During a tour in Iraq, U.S. Army officer Ryan Kranc was traveling on a convoy with his commander when they drove over a roadside bomb. His commander died, and Kranc survived.<p>That was 2003. For many years after, Kranc bore the guilt of the incident — until 2009, when he was deployed in Saudi Arabia …

Stereotypes

Bernie Sanders Invokes Simon & Garfunkel for New Campaign Ad

With the Iowa caucus scheduled for February 1st, Bernie Sanders unveiled an inspirational, minute-long ad Thursday centered around Simon & …

Bernie Sanders

How-To: Safely shrink your Mac’s giant photo library, deleting duplicate images to save space

I’ve focused a lot over the last few months on helping readers to speed up and optimize Apple’s Macs — everything from adding RAM to recovering hard drive space and upgrading old hard drives to faster SSDs. Today’s How-To is focused on something very specific but with a lot of optimization …

Tutorials

How to wirelessly share files between a Mac and PC

The key is the Sharing system preference. Sharing enables you to share the Mac's resources on your network: You can share your screen with other …

The 20 Best iPhone Apps to Download Now

Just pick up a new phone? Starting out with a fresh install of iOS 8? Or simply have an afternoon to burn and want to download some toys? These are our must-have iPhone apps.<p>Just pick up a new phone? Starting out with a fresh install of iOS 8? Or simply have an afternoon to burn and want to …

iOS 8 Changed How I Work on My iPhone and iPad – MacStories

When I reviewed iOS 7 last year, I took a different approach and tried to consider Apple's redesigned OS from the perspective of someone who uses iPhones and iPads for work and personal tasks on a daily basis. I noted that a new structure enabled developers to make more powerful apps, and I …

8 Lesser Known, but Very Useful, Apple Mac Utilities

Your Mac comes with a bunch of Apps pre-installed, neatly organized in the Applications folder. You’ve got the iWork suite, AddressBook, iCal and some other useful applications. Also in there is another folder called Utilities.<p>You might have used a few of the applications within it, but there’s …

Forget Wristbands, FreeWavz Brings Fitness Monitoring To Your Earphones

Health and fitness monitoring is a popular function in many of today’s wristband wearables like the Fitbit or Jawbone UP, for example, but a new company called FreeWavz wants to bring those features and more to a different form factor: earphones. FreeWavz‘s bluetooth-connected earphones offer …

Apple Gets An Exhaustive iWatch Patent

Apple has received a patent from the USPTO (via AppleInsider) that covers multiple kinds of smartwatch devices, such as a modular design that includes a smart strap with built-in sensors and controls that can host a plug-in personal media device (like the previous iPod nano) and an all-in-one that …

Apple Launches New 'The Notebook People Love' MacBook Air Ad

Apple has launched a new television ad for the MacBook Air, "Stickers," showing off an array of customizable decals placed over the Apple symbol on the back of the notebook.<p>Decals shown include various sunglasses, hats, and headphones, along with nods to Breaking Bad, Peanuts, Ice Age, Snow White, …

How to watch football (soccer) now that the World Cup is over

Many are referring to the 2014 World Cup as the best of the modern era -- think: since Korea/Japan in 2002. Was it due to the fact it set an incredible amount of viewing records? Or, perhaps, it has to do with how much social networks made the entire experience that much more enjoyable. After all, …

iOS 8: will Apple's new Message leave users confused?

Apple is taking a calculated risk with its iOS 8 software, due in autumn. It's tweaking the Messages app, normally used to send text messages, with pictures or videos attached if you want, so that it can also send short voice snippets.<p>Not only that; it's building in Snapchat-like or WhatsApp-like …

25 Photo Clichés You Should Try to Avoid if You Want Your Work to Stand Out

Are you frequently afraid that you’re falling into the trap of only taking cliché photographs? If so, then Kai from DigitalRev might be able to help …

Exposure Basics: How to Choose ISO, Aperture, and Shutter Speed Settings

If you’re trying to break free from the auto settings on your camera and make an entry into the world of manual, it’s necessary to understand ISO, …

Shutter Speed

How to Quickly and Effectively Whiten Teeth in Photoshop

Smiles seem to be one of the fundamental criteria for determining what constitutes a likable portrait. Of course, not every portrait needs to feature …

Analyst Sees Apple Selling 21M iWatches in First Year

Apple’s so-called iWatch is still just a rumor, but at least one analyst thinks such a device would be a best-seller when released, with 21 million units expected to sell in the first year alone.<p>If the company does launch the iWatch later this year, UBS analyst Steve Milunovich thinks Apple will …