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NFL Week 2 opening odds, spreads and totals

New England has struggled as a big favorite, but oddsmakers opened the Patriots as 14-point chalk against the visiting Jets. Week 2 opening NFL odds are up, except for the four games involving Week 1 Monday night teams.<p>The Patriots failed to cover in Buffalo as double-digit chalk, but fans love to …

Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson Have a Shaved-Eyebrow Bet on Sunday's Game

As if we needed any more reasons to get excited for Sunday Night's game between the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks, there was a wager between the teams' starting quarterbacks.<p>Whoever loses will have to shave an eyebrow. They shook on it, so there's no going back.<p>Who do you think will end …

Football (U.S.)

For Saban, Alabama, revenge is often sweet

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images<p>Nick Saban knows what it takes to get the last laugh.The “Nick Saban Revenge Tour” rolls into a new location this week, …

College Football

Google Fights for Apple’s Spotlight With Surprise Android 4.4 ‘KitKat’ Announcement

Android’s previous major release names may have seemed a bit silly…but according to a report from The Verge, the latest version of Android will be …

Sony's PlayStation 4 Coming to Japan on February 22 2014

Sony is launching the PlayStation 4 in the US on November 15 and Europe on November 29, but Japanese customers will have to wait until February 22 2014. That’s nearly three months later than the American public, as Engadget reports.<p>That announcement, made today at the SCEJA Press Conference, is …

Simplenote is now Available for Android

Simplenote, the popular productivity app acquired by WordPress-owner Automattic earlier this year, is now available for Android, as The Verge reports.<p>Like the iOS version, the Android app is free, but those who download it can get started right off the bat, without the need to create a Simplenote …

iPhone 5S preview: what to expect from Apple's premium handset

We run through the likely features on Apple's latest premium handset iPhone 5S and 5C launch - live coverage<p>Apple breaks with its own convention on Tuesday, with what is expected to be the launch of two new iPhones - breaking from its tradition of a solitary current-generation iPhone model.<p>One is …

Sony Announces $100 'PlayStation Vita TV' Micro-Console

A while back, I said that the Kickstarter-funded Ouya was in trouble because some big corporation would probably come along and offer something much better for about the same price.<p>Now, Sony has announced the PlayStation Vita TV at the Tokyo Games Show. The tiny console connects with a standard PS3 …

iPhone 5S: Apple's new hope?

A fingerprint sensor and a model specially aimed at China could be among Apple's new plans for the iPhone announced this evening.<p><b>iPhone 5S and 5C release - live</b><p><b>Apple</b> will launch its new <b>iPhone</b> today amid a wave of rumours that the device will feature a fingerprint sensor, and could be accompanied by …

Lords of the Fallen offers a less punishing form of demon slaying

The tactical melee combat of <i>Lords of the Fallen</i>, CI Games and Deck13 Interactive's medieval fantasy action role-playing game, may draw some justifiable comparisons to From Software's Souls series for its weighty, deliberate combat encounters. Players must take care in both offense and defense when …

Why Malcolm X and Super Agent Slade were my childhood heroes – in pictures

As a black child in 70s suburban Britain, Jon Daniel's role models were superheroes. Now, 40 years on, his comics and action figures are on show at the Museum of Childhood

A Case Study of the Mondays: Week 1

Eagles offense vs. Redskins defense<p>Who ever thought Michael Vick wouldn’t be the most hyped mobile quarterback in a season-opening Monday night game? …

South Carolina vs. Georgia 2013 game recap: Bulldogs earn 41-30 victory

The Bulldogs kicked off SEC play with a 41-30 victory over South Carolina on Saturday.<p>The No. 11 Georgia Bulldogs rebounded from their season-opening loss to beat the No. 6 South Carolina Gamecocks, 41-30, on Saturday afternoon. A team with national title aspirations, Georgia survived its first SEC …

Free energy, edible slime -- and more offbeat crowdfunding ideas

Crowdfunding platforms can make unlikely, revolutionary notions fly or flop. Here are some of our recent favorites.<p>How can you go wrong with this description of your invention? "NO MORE ELECTRICITY BILLS. NO MORE PETROL BILLS. NO MORE HEATING BILLS. NO MORE POLLUTION"<p>That's how Arthur Fahy is …

Crowd Funding

Sony Announces 65-inch Curved LED HDTV for $4,000

Shipping in October.<p>Sony's IFA press conference in Berlin on Wednesday morning saw the debut of its new flagship smartphone, the Xperia Z1, and …

Telus to bring Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear to Canada on October 4th

Canadians won't have to wait much longer than their American counterparts to get their hands on the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear. Telus sends word that it will carry both Samsung devices on October 4th, just a few days after AT&T gets its turn at the Note 3. The carrier doesn't yet have pricing. …