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Apple Acquisition Could Give Next iPhone DSLR-Like Camera

The next iPhone's camera could rival your DSLR, thanks to a new acquisition made by Apple. The Cupertino, Calif., hardware giant has acquired LinX, a …

Google is close to making Android Wear work on the iPhone

Google is working on getting its Android Wear smartwatch platform to work with the iPhone, and it is close to finishing the final technical details, …

How much do musicians really make from Spotify, iTunes and YouTube?

Plus Tidal, Deezer, Rhapsody, Beats Music, Google Play and other digital services, as Information Is Beautiful updates its 2010 infographic<p>In 2010, data journalist and information designer David McCandless published an infographic on his Information is Beautiful website showing how much musicians …

NYPD detective moved after tirade against Uber driver

A New York City police detective has been placed on modified duty after his videotaped verbal tirade with the driver of the Uber ride-sharing service went viral.<p>In the video shot by Uber passenger Sanjay Seth, the detective, reportedly with the NYPD's Joint Terrorism Task Force, is heard shouting …

Fleeing suspect 'sorry' for crash that killed woman

DETROIT — Matthew Weatherhead stood at the podium in a Wayne County Circuit courtroom, barely able to get out the words to describe how dearly he misses his wife after she was killed when a car fleeing from police slammed into her SUV.<p>"I stand here because she can't stand up for herself anymore," …

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Pop Culture

April Fools 2015: A Roundup of This Year's Best Tech Hoaxes and Fakes

Every year when April 1st comes around, even earlier this year in fact, big tech companies like Google, Microsoft and Samsung all launch elaborate …

Judge approves RadioShack sale to Standard General

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of more than 1,740 RadioShack stores to hedge fund Standard General, preserving some …

Who's Who in music streaming: Tidal, Spotify, Pandora & more

NEW YORK (AP) — Since Apple shook up the music world with iTunes a little more than a decade ago, online music has exploded and become the central …

Apollo, KKR Get $10 Billion Expanded Mandate From Texas Teachers

(Bloomberg) -- Apollo Global Management LLC and KKR & Co. secured an additional $4 billion from the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, expanding the …

Train kills US jogger wearing earbuds

A man was hit by a train and killed in central Florida as he jogged with earbuds, police said Tuesday.<p>The train's driver sounded his horn several …

Jeremy Brown, Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts guitarist, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Musician Jeremy Brown, a guitarist for Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts, died a day before the release of the band's debut album. He …

Lufthansa: Co-pilot disclosed earlier "severe depression"

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Lufthansa knew that the co-pilot of the passenger plane that crashed in the French Alps last week had suffered from an …

Uber driver accused of burglary bid after Denver airport drop-off

By Keith Coffman<p>DENVER (Reuters) - Police arrested a 51-year-old driver for the Uber car service on Wednesday who is accused of trying to burglarize …

Arkansas gives final approval to religious-freedom bill

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers have given final approval to a religious-freedom bill that has drawn sharp criticism from opponents who …

Limited Edition PS4 Batman: Arkham Knight bundle unveiled

Sony has announced the new Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Batman: Arkham Knight bundle. With the bundle comes a Steel Grey PS4 console decked out with …

Spruce raises $15M more for telemedicine platform, supports new dermatology conditions

Spruce has hit a growth spurt. The San Francisco company has expanded its dermatology telemedicine service to cover far more skin conditions, and has …

Google unveils new Chromebooks and a Chrome OS HDMI stick

See full gallery on TechnoBuffalo<p>Google just unveiled an entire new lineup of Chromebooks, including its cheapest options yet and a flashy …

The HTC One E9 Plus detailed: HTC's first 2K display

This morning HTC China has released full details on the HTC One E9 Plus (aka E9 +), a device which may well be released worldwide. This device takes …

Amanda Knox Case: Italian Court Overturns Murder Conviction

The highest court in Italy on Friday overturned the murder convictions of Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend in the sensational 2007 stabbing death of her British roommate.<p>The vindication is the latest turn in an odyssey of international justice for Knox, who spent four years in an Italian jail after …

Crime

Katy Perry Met Her Identical Twin Last Night

They took selfies together. Obviously.<p>It's been a great month for celebrity lookalikes. Taylor Swift gave hers a shout-out on Tumblr. A Cara Delevingne doppelgänger found Instagram fame. And a Serbian pop star/Kim Kardashian twin got global attention when she called out Kim for copying her (before, …

'Coach' returns to NBC with 13-episode run starring Craig T. Nelson

A signature 1990s sitcom is coming back for a new chapter. NBC has given a straight-to-series13-episode order to "Coach," with original star Craig T. Nelson on board to reprise his role and creator Barry Kemp set to write.<p>A sequel to the original series, the new "Coach" will be set in present day, …

TV

These Are the First 24 Apple Watch Apps

Pre-orders for the Apple Watch don’t begin for another two weeks and sales don’t begin for four, but the App Store team has already approved two …

Google's new CFO and her $70 million pay package

Google snagged a star to be its new chief financial officer, and will pay her like one.<p>Ruth Porat, formerly the CFO of Morgan Stanley, received a $70 million-plus cash and stock deal from Google for making the transition from Wall Street to Silicon Valley.<p>Porat's salary will actually be less at …

Women in Tech

Is Periscope the lunch-sharing social network Twitter always threatened to be?

Twitter’s new video app is brilliant technology in a lush package – what a shame our lives are all so boring<p>In November 2009, Twitter made a small, seemingly cosmetic, change to its web interface. For two years, ever since the site was still called “twttr”, the box for composing a new tweet had …

Ford's experimental e-bikes connect with car and rider

The MoDe:Me and MoDe:Pro are the result of a competition run amongst the company's employees with the aim of finding e-bike designs that could make a …

Michelle Obama, Race and the Ivy League

The education of a future first lady.<p>In 1988, a group of black students at Harvard Law School compiled a report designed to recognize the growing achievements of black students on campus and share their wisdom with newcomers. The longest essay in the 50-page newsletter was written by a 24-year-old …

College & University

Warning: Baiting Kentucky with Trash Talk Will Result in Utter Embarrassment

CLEVELAND — John Calipari’s eyebrows said it all.<p>Calipari marched through the Quicken Loans Arena tunnel at halftime Thursday night and into the hallway leading to the locker room. He spotted Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart and the two didn’t exchange a word. Calipari simply raised both …

NBC 7 San Diego

The NBC 7 San Diego app connects you with top local stories and weather, breaking news, live TV and investigative journalism.<p>NBC 7 FIRST ALERT …

San Diego

Threats abound in 'Walking Dead' finale

The threats come from inside and out as AMC's <i>The Walking Dead</i>,cable's top-rated series, closes its fifth season Sunday (9 p.m. ET/PT).<p>The survivors' stay in the Alexandria community is imperiled, and so is their existence as a group, after leader Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) went on a bloody, …