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Retina iMacs are “incredibly likely” to appear at next Apple event

The iMac is Apple’s only machine that hasn’t gone Retina, but a new report claims the wait is almost over for the desktop beast — Apple is “incredibly likely” to announce its new Retina iMac next month.<p>“A source familiar with Apple’s plans tells me that Apple is indeed planning to launch a Retina …

Apple

A Family Of Hamsters Were Rescued With Tiny Oxygen Masks After Their Home Had A Fire

The cutest rescue ever.<p>"Our crews are trained and specially equipped to care for animals that have been rescued from a house fire," an official added on Twitter.

Fire Fighting

Associated Press News

Cyclone Nears Search Area for Missing Plane

As authorities search for the vanished Malaysian Airlines plane, a cyclone in the Indian Ocean is nearing the designated search area off the coast of …

Seahawks Say They Figured Out Manning's Signals

Here's a window into why the Seattle Seahawks' defense so thoroughly dominated the Denver Broncos' offense during Sunday's Super Bowl, which Seattle won 43-8.<p>Yes, it certainly seems as if Seattle's players were just bigger and faster and played better.<p>But like all teams do, Seattle spent the better …

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These Mass Animal Die-Offs In 2013 Left Scientists Puzzled

For many animal species, it's a good thing 2013 is winding down. It was simply not their time to shine, and they need a new year to give them another chance at a clean bill of health.<p>This past year opened with tragic news of sea lion pups stranding along Southern California. Then our hearts all …

22 Rules of Storytelling by a Pixar Storyboard Artist

Former Pixar storyboard artist Emma Coats tweeted a number of valuable storytelling rules during her time at the animation studio.<p>You admire a …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

“I’m just not a math person.”<p>We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably <i>are</i> a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. …

Mathematics

17 People You'll Run Into On New Year's Eve

We've all been there.

Text Messaging

If You’re Batty and You Know It…

New Year 2014 in pictures: Fireworks and celebrations around the world - Telegraph

Recreation

New Year Resolutions Apps | Best Apps - Consumer Reports News

While more than four in 10 Americans will make a New Year’s resolution, nearly a third of those will fail to keep them—that is, if last year’s …

Day One: journal app nirvana in the Twitter age

The hardest part about journaling is remembering to journal. A hundred times I've attempted to "start journaling," but I always gave it up after a few weeks. "But it's therapeutic," people say. "You should journal." The verb journal has taken on a new meaning — a bragging right for those sitting …

Where were you when Kennedy for iPhone was released?

A minimalist journal that helps you contextualize your memories<p>There's no shortage of apps that want to help you document your life, but there are none quite like Kennedy. The critically acclaimed app Day One has carved out a niche for itself as the go-to journalling app for iOS users, offering a …

Mariah Carey's All I Want for Christmas Is You sells its millionth copy

Reading on mobile? Click here for video<p>With its sleigh bells, tobogganing pace and exuberance that could power a small town's festive lights, Mariah Carey's All I Want For Christmas Is You is a justly celebrated Christmas classic, and has just sold its millionth copy according to the Official …

Spotify goes free on mobile devices through the magic of shuffling

Today's Spotify announcements are all about free - but it's not only tablets that are getting some love from the company. CEO Daniel Ek took the stage to announce that there will be a free version for any device that can access the service. The caveat here is that this is a new version of the app …

Behind the scenes look at Apple TV app development w/ the new Bloomberg channel

Unlike its developer program and vast ecosystem of apps on iOS and Mac, there’s not much we know about Apple’s strategy for content on the Apple TV. There’s been a lot of talk that a much rumored refreshed Apple TV set top box— or perhaps even the rumored full-fledged TV set— might also come …

Apple TV Roundup: Apple's Plans for Television

Following last week's addition of an iPhone 6 roundup, <i>MacRumors</i> today is publishing a new <b>Apple TV roundup</b> covering not only Apple's current set-top box and rumors for future enhancements, but also long-running rumors of a dedicated Apple television set.<p>While Apple has been busy increasing the …

Apple defies price war with iPad Air, says Deutsche Bank

As many laptops dip below $400 to combat the popularity of tablets, Apple isn't falling prey to price wars yet, says Deutsche Bank.<p>While a holiday price war is breaking out among laptops, Apple is staying comfortably above the fray with its iPad Air, according to Deutsche Bank.<p>About 60 percent of …

Deutsche Bank

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

Music

7 Must-have Apps for Audio Lovers

Are you someone who constantly has your ear buds on?<p>Do you love listening to music, audio books, or podcasts while driving or working out?<p>Well, here are seven awesome iPhone apps to fill your ear buds with energizing music, educational audio books, or funny podcasts all day long.<p>1. Umano (free)<p>If …

Apps

As top tablets reach ‘Retina’ resolutions, which has the sharpest screen?

The new iPad Mini puts the same number of pixels as a larger Retina iPad into a smaller space, making for a "denser" display.<p>Apple's iPad announcements on Tuesday renewed a conflict that has smoldered since the announcement of the iPhone 4: When it comes to "Retina" displays, who has the sharpest, …

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