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Leah Remini gets emotional about Katie Holmes in interview on Scientology

Leah Remini's explosive "20/20" interview last Friday was still the talk of the tabs on Monday following her appearance on ABC's "Good Morning America."<p>The former "King of Queens" star, 46, who detailed her departure from the Church of Scientology in an hourlong interview with ABC News' Dan Harris …

Enya on her new album, living in a castle and the international appeal of her music

<b>Upon meeting Enya it is almost a shock to hear her speak with one voice.</b><p>On record, she is eternally a choir - with hundreds of cascading, ethereal harmonies recorded painstakingly over months in the studio.<p>But perched neatly on a sofa in London's Dorchester Hotel, Enya is softly-spoken and …

New Albums

Huawei Watch review: the best Android Wear smartwatch

Classic design, slim bezels, a round, sapphire screen, two-day battery life and a heart rate monitor make the top-end smartwatch worth the extra cost<p>Who would have thought that a little-known Chinese smartphone manufacturer famous for budget smartphones would make the best Android Wear smartwatch …

Wearable Tech

Short story vending machine promises old-school distractions

In the French city of Grenoble, there are unusual vending machines that don't dispense soda or snacks -- they print out short stories that look like paper receipts instead. These machines were built by a publishing company called Short Édition, which placed eight of them in public locations (such …

Amazon Echo links with Yelp to find info on local restaurants

It's such an obvious feature it's hard to believe it wasn't already there, but the latest update for Amazon's Echo lets it pull up Yelp recommendations for restaurants and other local businesses. Just ask about info on where to get Chinese food or pizza delivery, and it will send the Yelp-powered …

Got A Spare Android Phone Or Tablet? Perch Turns It Into A Home Security Camera

Right now there are three Android phones and four Android tablets within arm's reach of my desk, and another half dozen or so in my closet. (It's OK, …

This iPhone App Is Designed Around Your Brainwaves and Tai Chi to Help You Relax

An innovative way using technology to help clear your mind.<p>Your phone may be a constant source of distraction, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Amid endless notifications and bombardment of visual stimuli, it may be hard to conceive your smartphone as a place of peaceful refuge. However, ustwo …

Don't Just Start a Business, Solve A Problem

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As long as consumers have problems, they will always search for solutions. People will always look for better, faster and smarter ways to accomplish everyday tasks. And fortunately for entrepreneurs, there are still lots of rooms for …

Entrepreneurship

11 Life Hacks -- For Your Wallet

There is a scene in the much-loved (but dearly departed) TV show <i>Bunheads</i> in which two of the main characters, both dancers, energize themselves for what seems to be a busy morning: they do push-ups, attempt to gulp down a protein shake, run in place to get their pulses up and make two huge vats of …

Blame Bernanke--Your Life Insurance Policy May Need A Rescue

<b>HERE’S A GHOULISH</b> dilemma. A Florida widow, now 90, and her late husband took out a $2 million second-to-die universal life insurance policy in 1996 and put it in a trust for their three kids. It was a standard bit of estate planning for the well-off: The parents could make annual tax-free gifts of …

Shut Down or Sleep?

Q:<p><i>Every night I shut down my desktop computer. I’ve been told I should just put it to sleep since shutting it down wears it down faster. I do it to</i> …

Pink Floyd Speaks Out Against Pandora

There never seems to be a dull moment for music-streaming service Pandora. Last year, they filed a lawsuit against music publishing agency and artists-rights champion ASCAP. Last week, they were sued by music-publishing agency BMI for failing to negotiate their already-low royalty fees. In May, CEO …

What Games Are: Xbox One Is Microsoft’s Spruce Goose

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Tadhg Kelly is a veteran game designer, creator of leading game design blog What Games Are and creative director of Jawfish Games. You can follow him on Twitter here.</i><p>During the 1940s Howard Hughes spent millions developing and building a plane with the largest wingspan in history and …

BitTorrent Sync Is A Dropbox Killer, Or Maybe Much More Than That

A colleague recently passed on a link to BitTorrent Sync with a note saying he planned on canceling his Dropbox account. Sync is a file storage service, one for very large files. And if you have it, you too might be reconsidering your online file storage strategy.<p>On the face of it, BitTorrent is …

Your Week Untapped: Best NYC Events for May 27-June 2

<b>MONDAY, MAY 27:</b> Opening of The Civil War and American Art. This major loan exhibition considers how American artists responded to the Civil War and …

The Only 5 Things You Need To Know About Investing

Should it bother me that there's so much about finance I don't know? I don't think so. As John Reed writes in his book <i>Succeeding:</i><p>When you first start to study a field, it seems like you have to memorize a zillion things. You don't. What you need is to identify the core principles -- generally three …

Investing

Our 15 Most Popular Stories in April

1. 14 Words That Are Their Own Opposites, by Judith B. Herman<br>*<br>2. 10 Movies Roger Ebert Really Hated, by Stacy Conradt<br>*<br>3. 20 Things You Might Not Know …

11 Things to Know About Iron Man

<i>Iron Man 3</i> opened in theaters Friday, so it's a good time to put the spotlight on Marvel's wildly popular, high-tech hero, Tony Stark. After making …

50 Best Websites 2013

As a wise-but-forgotten person once pointed out, any book you haven’t read is a new book. With websites, it’s the same thing.<p>So when we TIME editors …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

These apps keep your handset going longer between charges and can help smooth out performance overall.<p>If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These …

Apps