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YouTube is Down: 500 Internal Server Error

YouTube appears to be experiencing technical difficulties. The Google-owned video service is showing a 500 Internal Server Error for many users, although it’s still not clear exactly how many are affected.<p>We are seeing problems across both the desktop and mobile site, and the many YouTube apps out …

Roundup: First iPad Air Reviews

Apple’s fifth-generation full-sized tablet, the iPad Air, was announced on October 22 — and the first reviews are out now.<p>With the new iPad scheduled to start shipping this Friday in 41 countries, here’s what the first folks to get a hands-on are saying.<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and …

Today’s Apple Event: iPad 5, Mini retina, OS Mavericks, Mac Pro, and maybe ‘one more thing’

<b>Apple’s iPad event is happening now, follow our live blog here!</b><p>Tomorrow could almost be the collision of the tablet titans, as Apple will be unveiling new models, Nokia will be launching a tablet in Abu Dhabi (because those Abu Dhabians are massive tablet buyers), and Microsoft’s new Surface tablet …

Klay Thompson Says It's Time for Golden State Warriors to Be 'The Team Out West'

Confidence unlocks the door to success, and if the rest of the Golden State Warriors share Klay Thompson's in-house conviction, the Dubs are headed for something special.<p>Thompson, per <i>SportsCenter</i>'s official Twitter account, believes the Los Angeles Lakers have ruled California for far too long. He …

Basketball

The PS4 Will Be Sony's Cheapest Playstation Yet

It was the sort of thing that doesn’t typically happen in the world of consumer electronics pricing: Sony got on stage at E3 this year and announced it would be selling the Playstation 4 at $399, a full $100 below Microsoft's Xbox One, its chief competitor. An entire stadium full of gaming industry …

Apple Event Set For Oct. 22 With New iPads Widely Expected

Mark your calendars on your iPad that will probably soon be outdated.<p>Apple on Tuesday sent press invitations to an Oct. 22 event, confirming days of online speculation. It will be Apple's first event since Sept. 10, when it unveiled the iPhone 5S and 5C.<p>The event will be held at the Yerba Buena …

LeBron James explains his personal version of killer instinct

Although no sane basketball fans still argue that Miami Heat ubermensch LeBron James is not the best player in the NBA, the four-time MVP and …

Biggest Standouts of Houston Rockets' Preseason so Far

The Houston Rockets are off to a red-hot start in the preseason, and some guys have really been playing well from the get-go.<p>To no one's surprise, superstar James Harden is tearing it up so far, but he's not the only one. Other guys like Jeremy Lin and Patrick Beverley are also playing …

Basketball

iPhone 5s Users Reporting 'Blue Screen of Death' Error with iWork Apps

Several threads on the Apple Support Communities forum are reporting random reboots on the iPhone 5s while using Apple's iWork apps, with the issue being signaled by the brief appearance of an all-blue screen naturally being compared to the famous Windows "Blue Screen of Death" (BSOD). The issue …

WhatsApp website attacked by Palestinian hackers

WhatsApp, the popular free messaging app, was hacked and defaced yesterday — but don’t worry, it was only the website.<p>A group, which calls itself the KDMS Team of Plaestinian [sic] Hackers” took over the company’s domain whatsapp.com posting pro-Palestine messages and threats toward anonymity. One …

Samsung Galaxy Round brings curve to smartphones

Smartphone makers are always looking for another way to wow buyers and get them to pay for new devices. Samsung's giving it a go with the seriously curvaceous Round.<p>Samsung has won the race to be the first phone manufacturer this fall to launch a curved smartphone.<p>The company announced late Tuesday …

NBA 2K14 Review: Key Improvements to Latest Release by 2K Sports

On Oct. 1, 2013, 2K Sports released <i>NBA 2K14</i>, the latest edition of its ever-popular basketball series. Since that day, millions of video game players have been diving into the depths of the new NBA game.<p>The question is, what are the key improvements that every video game player needs to explore in</i> …

Euroleague Basketball

LG’s New Nexus Phone Gets Detailed In Leaked Service Manual

There has been no shortage of leaks that claim to show off Google’s next Nexus smartphone (including this not-so-subtle nod from Google itself) over the past weeks and months, but we may have just hit the mother lode this weekend. The folks at Android Police have gotten their hands on a hefty, …

Rose: Vertical leap 5 inches higher

INDIANAPOLIS -- Derrick Rose has been trying to tell people for weeks that he's in better shape than ever.<p>But it was the Chicago Bulls point guard's …

NBA

Derrick Rose Looks Sharp in a Return That Should Silence Any Doubters

INDIANAPOLIS — Derrick Rose darted and slashed, dribbled and dunked in an NBA game Saturday night, and for an anxious legion of Chicago Bulls fans, that might have been enough.<p>It had, after all, been 526 days since Bulls fans got to see Rose do much of anything, other than sit pensively on the …

Basketball

Susan Bennett confirms that she is the original voice of Apple's Siri (video)

If you're ever thrust into the mire of a trivia quiz at short notice, there are just some facts that everyone needs to know. Robert April was the first Enterprise captain, the largest organ in the body is the skin and the original voice of Siri in the US? Susan Bennett. The Atlanta-based voice …

Inside Fukushima's exclusion zone, a farmer sheltered over 500 abandoned animals

As he visited the area around Japan's stricken Fukushima nuclear plant last month, photographer Damir Sagolj saw towns and villages that had been abandoned and met people whose lives had been irrevocably changed by the disaster of March 11, 2011.<p>Inside the exclusion zone around the plant, Sagolj …

Purported Android 4.4 KitKat OS version seen running as Key Lime Pie on a Nexus 4 (image gallery)

An extensive image gallery reportedly showing Android 4.4 KitKat running on a Nexus 4 has been posted online, with the OS still identifying itself as Key Lime Pie, Easter Egg included (screenshot above).<p><i>Gadget Helpline</i> is the publication that supposedly managed to score a hands-on tour of Android …

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson Will Become the NBA's Best Backcourt in 2013-14

While Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson already hold the title of being the best shooting backcourt in the NBA, their title will undergo a slight change by the end of the upcoming season: best backcourt in the NBA.<p>In a league that features the stellar guard play of such players as Kobe Bryant, Dwyane …

Billions Lay Unclaimed in Moscow Airport

Can LA Lakers Still Build a Real Title Contender Around Kobe Bryant?

Link to Media<p>Seventeen years later, it's still all about Kobe Bryant.<p>There will come a time when the Los Angeles Lakers have to move on. When Kobe isn't at the forefront of their future plans. Just not now, or even soon.<p>With the Black Mamba set to become an unrestricted free agent next summer, the</i> …

Basketball

Biggest Concern Facing All 30 NBA Teams Before Training Camp

No NBA team is perfect, and heading into training camp, all 30 squads have at least one cause for distress.<p>For some, injures will be a concern. The Minnesota Timberwolves found that out during 2012-13, and the Los Angeles Lakers were right there with them.<p>For others, chemistry could be trouble. The …

NBA

'King James' on the Court? Miami Heat Considering Using Nicknames on Jerseys

It got to the point last season when the Miami Heat's regular jersey seemed like the oddity.<p>That traditional top—white with red numbering and black trim—was often stashed away in favor of several other versions, including "White Hot" (all white other than black trim), "Deep Red" (an homage to the …

Basketball

Apple says it sold 9 million new iPhones in first weekend

SAN FRANCISCO — Has<p>Apple Inc.regained its cool factor?<p>The company announced in a news release Monday that it sold 9 million new iPhones over the weekend. That number blew past its previous records, trounced nearly all expectations on Wall Street and sent its stock soaring.<p>Apple also confirmed that …

Blackberry in $4.7bn takeover deal with Fairfax

<b>Struggling smartphone maker Blackberry has agreed in principle to be bought by a consortium led by Fairfax Financial for $4.7bn (£3bn).</b><p>Blackberry said in statement that Fairfax, its largest shareholder with about 10% of the stock, had offered $9 a share in cash to buy the company.<p>But Blackberry …

German Hacker Group Says It's Broken The iPhone's TouchID Fingerprint Reader

For a few German hackers, breaking Apple’s much-hyped fingerprint reader seems to have been little more than a one-weekend project.<p>On Sunday, the Berlin-based hacker group known as the Chaos Computer Club–and more specifically a member of the group who goes by the name Starbug–announced that …

BlackBerry Rolling Out BBM to Android and iOS this Week

Apps will be free in Google Play and App Store.<p>Say what you will about the current state of BlackBerry smartphones, or the BlackBerry 10 OS, but …