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LG G2, LG G3 and LG G4 To Get Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update Instead Of 5.1.1 Lollipop

If the surfaced rumors are true, it seems that LG has intentionally left out the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update. The manufacturer prefers to sit tight …

Android Lollipop

iOS 9.1 BETA 3 Update Download Available – What Should We Expect From It?

Yesterday, Apple has made available the iOS 9.1 BETA 3 download for those who are registered with an official Apple developer account. Only three …


'Destiny' Mysteries Deepen: A Sleeper Simulant Lead And A Secret Raid Room

The ongoing journey to extract every last secret out of Destiny’s The Taken King expansion is almost as fun as playing the game itself. Mysteries have always been tucked away inside Destiny, but ever since the discovery of the secret Black Spindle mission buried inside a Daily Heroic quest, things …

Greek Mythology

Steve Jobs movie “deviates from reality everywhere” but “exposes deeper truths” – Andy Hertzfeld

Andy Hertzfeld, one of the key designers of the original Macintosh system software, has told Re/code that the Sorkins/Boyle movie Steve Jobs “deviates from reality everywhere” but “exposes deeper truths” about the man.

It deviates from reality everywhere — almost nothing in it is like it really …

Steve Jobs

CREDIT SUISSE: The markets are gripped by 'panic'

The financial markets have been flashing doomsday signals in the past few months.

China's stock market rout, commodities getting crushed, and a loss of investor confidence at Glencore and Volkswagen have combined for the worst quarter since 2011.

A team of Credit Suisse analysts led by James Sweeney …


This insane 85-metre yacht costs £130 million and is better equipped than an English country mansion

At 85 meters (278 feet) in length and weighing over 2,900 tons, the Solandge is enormous, but it isn't the size that sets this yacht apart.

The interior of the boat, designed by Aileen Rodriguez, could put the majority of English stately homes to shame with lavish detailing, a nine-person lift, vast …


China's collapsing housing market is a massive threat to the economy

China's economy is having a rough ride at the moment and it's only get to get worse.

China's economy grew at its slowest rate in 24 years in 2014, just 7.4%. Its stock market has fallen around 40% since hitting multi-year highs in mid-June. And the government is burning through cash reserves to prop …


How long could a human survive on Mars wearing only jeans and a T-shirt?

Scientists are getting closer to determining whether life exists on Mars, having confirmed that liquid water flows there.

Though water is one ingredient needed for life, the red planet is still a rough place for humans: It's cold and full of deserts, and it has very little oxygen or gravity.

The …



Gold is spiking.

After the disappointing September jobs report, markets were seeing a decidedly "risk off" trade, with stocks getting crushed, bonds rallying, and gold spiking.

After the report's release, gold futures were up nearly 2% in New York to trade at around $1,135 an ounce.

Meanwhile Dow …


The uncomfortable truth about how often you should wash your bath towel

I hate to break it to you, but your bath towel is dirty — like, really dirty.The moment you use it, it becomes a breeding ground of bacteria; fungi; …


People around the world are eating banana peels — here's why you should too

Most banana peels end up in the trash, but they can do a lot of good in your stomach. Not only do banana skins contain valuable nutrients, they can taste good as well.

Produced by Alex Kuzoian. Original reporting by Jessica Orwig.

The 11 countries with the best infrastructure around the world

Large-scale, efficient infrastructure is a must-have for any economy to function competitively.

And that infrastructure needs to be maintained and even updated if a country wants its economy to run smoothly.

However, over the last few years since financial crisis, the infrastructure quality …

Middle East

20 apps that show off the iPhone 6S's best new feature

Apart from better cameras, the new iPhone 6S's marquee feature is what Apple calls 3D Touch, an upgrade to the phone's display that can detect the level of force from your finger as you tap.

Apple says that 3D Touch is "the next generation of multi-touch" technology. It allows apps to respond in …


The CEO of Microsoft has an 8-hour meeting with his leadership team every month

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been known to tell employees to skip pointless meetings that waste their time.

But that doesn't mean he spares his top execs from long meetings.

In a recent interview with The Wall Street Journal, Nadella said they convene one Friday a month for a whopping eight hours. …


New York City's much-anticipated Chick-fil-A is opening — here's what it's like to eat there

Chick-fil-A fans, rejoice!

The much-anticipated first official Manhattan location — save for a spot in NYU's cafeteria — officially opens for business October 3.

This is huge: Chick-fil-A is America's most loved restaurant chain with a cult following in the South and the Midwest.

We got a look at the …

New York City

The 34 best hotels in Asia

Facebook/The Mulia, Mulia Resort & Villas, Bali

We recently published a list of the best hotels in the world, and many of those happen to be in Asia.

So we decided to focus on the best hotels in Asia.

To create this list, we aggregated five notable hotel rankings made by elite travel publications and …

Asia Travel

The most mind-blowing things I learned in my first year at Harvard Business School

“What’s one thing you’ve learned at Harvard Business School that blew your mind?”

I’ve gotten countless variations of this question over the past year.

I can’t tell you everything I’ve learned at HBS, and no book would have prepared me for the experience.

Instead, I’m going to give you a taste.

Some of …

Harvard Business School

The ESPN NFL gambling expert who was on fire in 2014 is back — here are his picks for Week 4

Sal Iacono, a writer for "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and better known as "Cousin Sal" on Bill Simmons' podcasts, was ESPN's new NFL gambling expert during the 2014 season. He didn't lose a pick on his weekly "SportsCenter" segment during the final six weeks of the regular season.

Sal was 15-0-3 over the …


The Secret Service's latest scandal is beyond disturbing

On March 31, Edward Lowery, an assistant director of the US Secret Service, wrote an e-mail about Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), who was leading a congressional panel investigating possible misconduct by Secret Service agents.

"Some information that he might find embarrassing needs to get out," …

Secret Service

CHANOS: SolarCity's new, world's most efficient solar panel 'sounds nice until ...'

Renewable-energy firm SolarCity announced Friday that it had developed the world's most efficient solar panel, and the market cheered.

The stock was up over 6% around 3 p.m. EST.

The new rooftop solar panel generates more power per square foot and harvests more energy than any other rooftop panel in …

Renewable Energy

How a chef cooks gourmet meals on a hot plate in his 100-square-foot apartment

You might be under the impression that you live in a small space.

This may be the case, but I can guarantee that it is not as tiny as professional chef Grayson Altenberg's new apartment on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.

A recent New York transplant from the Midwest, the 22-year-old moved into a …


People are going bananas over a musical about Alexander Hamilton

"Hamilton" is the hottest play on Broadway right now. Created by the multitalented Lin-Manuel Miranda, the show is a hip-hop-infused musical about Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.

While the play takes a lot of creative freedom, it manages to stick to the facts. Miranda hired Alexander Hamilton …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

CARL ICAHN WARNS: The red-hot stock market is being supported by an unsustainable earnings mirage

Carl Icahn warns that trouble is coming to the financial markets.

In a new video titled "Danger Ahead," the billionaire Wall Street veteran lays out the major problems coming out of both Washington and Wall Street to argue that what's coming next will be "very dangerous and could be disastrous."

He …


The Middle East is angry and bewildered by US inaction in Syria

Across the Middle East, America’s traditional allies are watching with disbelief as Russia and Iran mount a show of force in Syria, and they are wondering how it will end.

The U.S.-led coalition, created to combat the jihadi threat from Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, has been wrong footed by the …


Additional Rainfall to Add to Historic Flooding Across Carolinas Into Monday

An intense band of heavy rainfall will continue across South Carolina and far southeastern North Carolina into Monday, worsening the already historic …


The ‘Wet’ Prince Of Bel Air: 1 Home Uses 12 Million Gallons Of Water Per Year

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — While the drought has most residents of Southern California conserving water, one home in Bel Air guzzled nearly 12 million …

California Drought

Secret Service Targeting of Chaffetz Chills Lawmakers

Secret Service Targeting of Chaffetz Alarms Lawmakers

Secret Service behavior “threatens” Congress’ oversight of law enforcement, Grassley stated. …

Secret Service

ECONOMIST: The Fed is never going to raise rates

The September jobs report was a stinker.

Job growth was less than expected, the unemployment rate was unchanged, wages disappointed, revisions to August's report were bad, and the participation rate fell to a new 38-year-low.

And following this news, Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at MUFG …


Senator: Obama 'rolled' by Putin, says Russia filling 'vacuum of American leadership'

Russia's push into Syria has been prompted by the Obama administration's ineffective handling of world affairs that has led to a "loss of credibility …


Jobs up only for immigrants, +14,000, down 262,000 for 'native-borns'

For a third month in a row, native-born Americans saw their job numbers tumble while immigrants experience solid gains.

According to the montly Bureau …