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HTC One A9 dummy leak gives our best look yet at the unreleased iPhone copy

Yet another leak has shown up of the rumored HTC One ‘Aero’, also known as the One A9. HTC is expected to officially unveil the smartphone during a virtual event on October 20. Today’s leak comes via Steve Hemmerstoffer (aka @OnLeaks) and shows a dummy unit from virtually every angle, giving us our …

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Microsoft’s Hardware Push And The Falling PC Market

The PC industry had a big week. Microsoft debuted several news devices built to run its new Windows 10 operating system, garnering a more-positive press cycle than I anticipated. The software giant also announced that 110 million devices now ran the new operating system, a number that it seems …

Motorola Droid Turbo hands-on and first impressions

Following months of speculation and major leaks that left little to the imagination, Motorola and Verizon Wireless finally took the wraps off of the Motorola Droid Turbo at a press event earlier today. Taking the place of the Droid Ultra in the Verizon exclusive Motorola line-up, the Droid Turbo …

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Want more bang for your Starbucks? We tested 8 money-saving hacks

Even if you're a die-hard penny pincher, your daily Starbucks routine may be a habit you're just not willing to kick. Fortunately, there's no shortage of Starbucks addicts online, sharing tips for how to shave cents or even dollars off each cup. We tested eight of the hacks they brag about the …

Google reveals first Android Wear watches to go on sale

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1087000/1087961_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1537786827_a8e496c95596bb4471e0f5121c44d289<p><b>Google has announced the first smartwatches powered by its Android Wear operating system are now available for pre-order.</b><p>The LG G Watch and …

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Dinner at your door: Amazon launches food takeout service

Amazon already delivers groceries. Now, the Seattle giant is quietly moving into the takeout business.<p>Amazon is launching a food takeout service as …

T-Mobile CEO: Fiery words on Amazon's Fire Phone and more

SEATTLE -- A few hours after Amazon unveiled the Fire Phone, I sat down with T-Mobile CEO John Legere, just ahead of his own crosstown "Uncarrier" event.<p>Legere had spent the previous day firing off tweets railing against what was then a rumored partnership between AT&T and Amazon. He was still on …

Amazon Fire Phone vs. Samsung Galaxy S5: Specs Compared

See how Amazon's first smartphone stacks up against Samsung's flagship model.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Amazon Dials Up a New Use for Its Cash

Online Retailer to Partner With AT&T to Unveil Its First Phone on Wednesday<p>Online retailer Amazon.com Inc. on Wednesday is expected to reveal its first smartphone, featuring a display designed to respond to users' eye movements and capable of displaying three-dimensional images.<p>The device is …

Is GOP trying to draft Romney for 2016?

Robert Costa and Joy Reid join Hardball to talk about the lack of a clear frontrunner in the Republican field for 2016.

KFC under fire for shaming little girl

KFC is trying to do damage control after a worker in a Mississippi restaurant allegedly told a three-year-old girl, disfigured by a dog attack, that …

Apple settles $840 million ebooks price-fixing claim

Payment depends on outcome of appeal<p>Apple has agreed to settle out of court with consumers and US states that brought a damages claim against the company for conspiring to raise the price of ebooks. The terms of the settlement have not been made public. Attorney Steve Berman, who represented the …

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U.S. student loan refinancing bill fails Senate hurdle

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Legislation to allow student loan borrowers to refinance at lower interest rates failed to clear a procedural hurdle in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, dooming a measure that was a Democratic priority ahead of November congressional elections.<p>U.S. President Barack Obama speaks …

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Court rules collecting cellphone location without a warrant violates the Fourth Amendment

Quartavious Davis was sentenced to nearly 162 years in prison, without the possibility of parole, for a string of armed robberies in the Miami area several years ago. After having his day before the Court of Appeals for the 11th circuit, much of that severe punishment stands. Davis will likely …

FBI director confirms criminal probe of VA

FBI Director James Comey confirmed Wednesday that the bureau's Phoenix branch has opened a criminal investigation of the Veterans Affairs Department, amid mounting calls on Capitol Hill for the Justice Department to get more involved.<p>Comey confirmed the bureau's involvement during a hearing before …

Cantor to leave leadership post

Eric Cantor — looking composed and even unusually at ease — went before the press on Wednesday afternoon and announced he’s stepping down as majority leader, ending an 11-year run in Republican leadership.<p>The No. 2 House Republican called his defeat to an upstart primary challenger a “personal …

Asleep on the train? Google Now can wake you up before your stop

If you ever had to commute by train, subway, or bus late in the evening or – oh, the humanity – very early in the morning, you might be familiar with the horrible feeling of waking up to the realization that you dozed your way pass your get off station.<p>Google Now already learns your daily routes, …

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24-hour deal: Sandisk microSD cards up to 79% off

We just received notice that the Amazon deal of the day is Sandisk memory for up to 79% off. The deal only lasts for 24 hours (Monday, June 9, 2014) so make sure you get your orders in today to lock in the deal. This could also be a nice last minute gift for the upcoming Father’s Day this</b> …

The U.S. Economy Finally Hit a Historic Milestone—and It Doesn't Matter

More jobs don't necessarily mean more growth.<p>In January 2008, U.S. jobs peaked at 138,365,000. In the next two years, the economy tumbled, losing almost 10 million workers. We've been climbing Jobs Mountain to get back to January 2008 ever since.<p>Today, we reached the summit. The economy added …

How to Love the Job You Have

Some people enjoy work — they like their boss, their colleagues and the intellectual stimulation. But what if you don’t like your work or the people …

Ten of the best … ways to stretch your student budget

Being a student is an expensive business - £11,000 a year on average, according to the government. Fees and rent will use up a lot of it, but with some planning you can have some left over for a social life. So how do you draw up a budget that's realistic and workable?<p>1. Put pen to paper<p>Start with …

How to Think About Economic Inequality After Thomas Piketty

French economist Thomas Piketty’s big, important book has stirred many pots. Three months ago, a mention at dinner parties drew blank stares. Now</i> …

Job Outlook Brightens For Graduates, Though Problems Linger

Congratulations Class of 2014! You are entering a labor market that offers a record number of paychecks.<p>On Friday, the Labor Department said the U.S. economy now has 138.5 million jobs, slightly more than the previous high set in early 2008 — just as the Great Recession was tightening its grip.<p>The …

Barbara Corcoran Explains The Difference Between Salespeople Making $40,000 And Those Making $8 Million

Barbara Corcoran built her fortune in real estate. Here, she tells us what makes a great salesperson.<p>The "Shark Tank" investor also reveals what her pitch would have been if she were seeking financing on the hit show.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser. Originally published in November 2013.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> …

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