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Can an audiophile find joy in a full-size $40 headphone?

I'm always on the lookout for great sounding products in all price ranges, so when an Audiophiliac reader suggested the almost too good to be true JVC HA-RX700 full-size headphones, I pulled the trigger. I'm glad I did, first the HA-RX700 doesn't look or feel like a cheap headphone. Better yet, it …

Biomeme Wants To Turn Your iOS Device Into A Disease-Detecting Mobile DNA Lab

There’s a vast, vast sea of the smartphone accessories out there that are designed to solve first-world problems (do we honestly need another bottle opening case?), but here’s one that aspires to change the rest of the world. The folks at Dreamit Ventures-backed Biomeme have developed a device that …

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750 million phones could be vulnerable in massive SIM security flaw

<i>The New York Times</i> reports that a security researcher has found a vulnerability in the encryption used by some mobile SIM cards that could let hackers remotely take control of a phone. The flaw relates to cards using DES (Data Encryption Standard) for encryption — it's an older standard that's …

SIM Cards Have Finally Been Hacked, And The Flaw Could Affect Millions Of Phones

Smartphones are susceptible to malware and carriers have enabled NSA snooping, but the prevailing wisdom has it there’s still one part of your mobile phone that remains safe and un-hackable: your SIM card.<p>Yet after three years of research, German cryptographer Karsten Nohl claims to have finally …

Wade's ex-wife holds personal protest

The ex-wife of NBA basketball player Dwyane Wade sat on a piece of cardboard outside the Daley Center on Friday holding a sign that read: “Miami Heat Star Mother of His Children on the Streets.”<p>Siohvaughn Wade said she would “live on the streets” as she protested what she called the “injustice” of …

Lakers Execs Explain Why Dwight Howard Chose Rockets Over Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers know why Dwight Howard left for the Houston Rockets.<p>Hollywood saw this coming. All of it. A long time ago.<p>Boasting a record of 17-24, the Lakers held a "clear-the-air" meeting prior to a game against the Memphis Grizzlies last season, per Mike Bresnahan of the <i>Los Angeles …

Major Android App Vulnerability Unearthed

A vulnerability that could affect 99 percent of the world’s Android-powered phones and tablets has been unearthed within the Google-owned platform. Since more than 900 million Android devices have been activated, we’re filing this in the ‘major vulnerability’ folder.<p>Bluebox Security says it found …

Best Buy Begins Selling Pebble Watch Online, Coming to Retail July 7

Pebble has announced an exclusive partnership with Best Buy that brings the popular smartwatch to the retailer’s online store and will place it in outlets beginning on July 7.<p>The Pebble watch’s wild ride began last year with a $10 million Kickstarter project, the largest in the crowdfunding site’s …

Best Illusion You Will See Today

Let me show you something that one of my colleagues has just discovered recently. If you concentrate on the black spot in the continuous animation …

Circling Dots Optical Illusion

Here’s an excellent “<i>wavy</i>” animation discovered by Till Hartmann. It’s a great illustration of a collective phenomena. When you observe closely, each …

Pearson: Cowboys will return to glory

Drew Pearson, a member of the Dallas Cowboys' Ring of Honor, is confident that the glory days are coming back for the franchise.<p>"Here's my …

Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 review: one giant smartphone for mankind

Godzilla, Frankenstein's monster and Bigfoot are mythical creatures that don't exist (although you might dispute the latter). But now, an equally beastly smartphone -- one seemingly designed specifically for them -- is available to buy. The Samsung Galaxy Mega is a 6.3-inch woolly mammoth of a …

LeBron James, Heat beat Spurs for second straight NBA title

MIAMI -- Victory in Game 7 brought more than another crown for LeBron James and the Miami Heat. It validated the team and its leader, forever …

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Apple Reportedly Trying 4.7- and 5.7-Inch Screens On iPhones Next Year, Cheaper Model Coming In Fall

Apple is looking at various changes to its iPhone lineup over the course of the next year, according to a new report from Reuters, including two sizes of larger smartphone devices, in both a 4.7-inch and 5.7-inch flavor. The “phablet” plans are also being considered alongside a less expensive …

Sony opens up SmartWatch platform to third-party firmware

Sony(s sne)’s second stab at the SmartWatch concept is either a vast improvement over the first or a crashing failure, depend on who you’re listening …

Jason Kidd Named Head Coach of Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets' head coaching search has concluded. Per Peter Vecsey of the <i>New York Post</i>, the organization has appointed recently retired NBA legend Jason Kidd as its head man.<p>According to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski, the team is finalizing a three-year deal for Kidd.<p>Less than an hour …

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Heat ride Mario Chalmers in second half, cruise by Spurs in Game 2

MIAMI -- Mario Chalmers marched toward midcourt with a message.<p>"I felt like we had them on the ropes at the time. I told him, 'Let's go for the …

Top 10 Foods That Burn Fat

Anytime the topic of discussion in my blogs, articles or newsletters has turned to my own personal grocery shopping list, there has always been a …

Samsung Galaxy S4 Review: The S Stands For Super, Not Simple

The Galaxy S4 has an easy mode, and more importantly, the Galaxy S4 <i>needs</i> an easy mode. This necessity is a double-edged sword. It means that the technology built into Samsung’s latest generation smartphone does things you’ve never seen before, and maybe couldn’t even imagine. However, really <i>using</i> …

If PRISM Is Real, Why Are All These Tech Companies Denying Participation?

PRISM is real. Even the U.S. government now acknowledges its existence. The question that remains unanswered, though, is how involved Google, Apple, Yahoo, AOL, Paltalk and Facebook were. These companies are all named as “providers” on the original slides, including the dates the NSA started …

Should killer robots be a human rights issue?

Lethal autonomous robots (LARs) are robots that are programmed to kill enemies without any human intervention or control. Undoubtedly, they are the …

Cheerios’ Interracial Ad Spiked Its Online Branding by 77%

Ridiculous attacks by fringe crazies can be a big blessing for a politician when he or she is the target of such vitriol—and it appears the same is …