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President Trump is adding "Skype seats" to his White House press room

White House claims Skype will let “a diverse group of journalists” participate in press briefings.<p>The Trump White House is adding Skype seats to its press room. During today’s press briefing by press secretary Sean Spicer, it was announced that “beginning later this week,” there will be four Skype …

U.S. appeals court revives Clinton email suit | Reuters

(This Dec. 27 story corrects to say 55,000 pages of emails instead of 55,000 emails in 3rd paragraph)<p>Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers remarks at a ceremony to unveil a portrait honoring retiring Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. December 8, …

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A man waited 416 days to see what happened when his iPod stopwatch passed 9,999 hours

If this isn’t the feel good story of the holiday season, we don’t know what is. A few years ago, an Australian fellow who goes by the name of …

Verizon knocks $100 off the second generation Moto 360

Time to get a watch<p>Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our ethics policy.<p>Smartwatches might be in a slide, but the good news is that means we’re …

In a win for transparency, Arizona ordered to let witnesses see entire execution

Transparency in executions picked up a partial win in Arizona this week.<p>In a lawsuit filed by news organizations, U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow ruled that an Arizona policy of shielding the actual injections in executions from the view of witnesses violates the 1st Amendment, and ordered …

A Glimpse Behind the Scenes of Saturday Night Live Will Change How You See The Show

On the season finale of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, most viewers were entertained by Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump making nice with a shirtless Vladimir Putin …

Elon Musk Said Donald Trump Shouldn't Be President. So Why the Heck Does Trump Want His Advice? | Inc.com

Imagine you just landed a pretty cushy job. Before you did, you came in for some very harsh criticism from some high-profile people. One of them even said your character reflected badly on America. Would you hire this person as an adviser?<p>If you're Donald Trump, the answer appears to be yes. …

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Reddit User Gets Bill Gates for Secret Santa

"It looks like you're writing a list..."<p><b>UPDATE:</b> <i>A representative for Bill Gates confirmed to us that the package is authentic and that Mr. Gates has</i> …

Trump names Uber and Tesla CEOs as strategic advisors

Although some of President-elect Trump’s staff appointments seem questionable, it looks like Silicon Valley won’t be left entirely in the cold.<p>Trump announced that he has added Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Tesla/SpaceX CEO Elon Musk to his Strategic and Policy Forum, which comprises of business …

Trump Is Reportedly So Desperate For A-List Inauguration Talent That His Team Is Offering Ambassadorships For Bookings

One look at the talent within the pool of Trump supporters and you can understand why Donald Trump’s team would be desperate to lure in top talent for Inauguration Day. What is a little shocking is just how desperate and they seem to be and how far they’d go to gain A-list stars for the day …

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China takes off gloves over Taiwan, warns U.S. it would retaliate

China has abandoned its conciliatory tone toward Donald Trump, warning it is prepared to retaliate if the president-elect supports Taiwan independence as a bargaining chip to extract trade concessions.<p>China considers Taiwan part of its indivisible territory. If Mr. Trump will not respect that, …

'Your Name': How the Japanese Animated Feature Became an Oscar Contender

The L.A. Film Critics honoree follows two teenagers who mysteriously and randomly swap bodies.<p>With 27 animated features submitted for Oscar …

Animation

Google Drive on Android now has a dedicated app and device backup section

Using Google Drive to back up your data makes a lot of sense. You can save game progress without signing in to Google Play Games, keep a device backup handy in case of accidents and create an easily transportable copy of your WhatsApp chats. Fortunately, the Google Drive app on Android has now …

Teardown finds dangerous battery design to blame for Galaxy Note 7 fires

While we wait for Samsung to publish the results of its official investigation into the Galaxy Note 7 fires and subsequent recall, a new teardown from <i>Instrumental,</i> completed with a fire extinguisher at hand, gives us our clearest look yet at what went wrong with the Note 7. In short, Samsung …

The periodic table gets four new official additions

Nihonium, Moscovium, Tennessine and Oganesson are officially official. This week, the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry added numbers 113, 115, 117 and 118 to the Period table of elements (114 and 116 – Livermorium and Flerovium – were added in 2012).<p>While all of the above were …

Sony made the best noise cancelling headphones ever

After testing the Bose QC35 for my review five months ago, I was completely sold on them. They’re comfortable, look great and are the best at blocking out sound. Bose might not be an audiophiles’ choice, but the noise cancellation technology it uses for its QuietComfort series of products has never …

23 TV Sex Scenes You Need To See From 2016

Y'all sure did like doggy style in 2016, huh?

CNN has bought Casey Neistat's Beme video sharing app

Eager to reach a millennial audience that’s increasingly drifting away from traditional broadcast platforms, CNN has agreed to buy Casey Neistat’s video sharing app Beme for an undisclosed sum.<p>Beme allowed users to share short four second videos through a mobile app. Unlike Vine, where the videos …

Puerto Rico governor defies new federal control board, refuses to submit fiscal plan | Fox News

Puerto Rico's governor is already challenging a federal control board created just months ago to oversee the finances of the U.S. territory and help pull it out of an economic crisis.<p>In what could be a test of the board's powers, Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced Monday that he will not …

Apple Can't Produce The iPhone It Wants For 2017 Because Of Samsung

If you follow my writing you probably know I’ve been harsh with the iPhone 7. Don’t get me wrong, it’s a good phone in a vacuum. But for a product sold at the highest price on the market, coming from the biggest company in the world, and getting five times as much press as all other phone coverage …

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Report of different Samsung phone model exploding

PARIS (AP) — A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire and exploded on Sunday. The model is different from the Galaxy …

We're in the golden age of mega-yachts

In the past week, Germany-based Lurssen has launched the 123-meter Project Jupiter, the 111-meter Project TIS and an unknown 130m+ superyacht which does not seem to be matching any known project at the shipyard. The shipyard's phenomenal growth however does not stop with those 3 projects as the …

Samsung Source Hints At Galaxy S8 Display Having A 90% Screen-To-Body Ratio

The Galaxy S8 is expected to be a big comeback for Samsung following the Galaxy Note 7 debacle. Some of the rumored Galaxy S8 features include an edge-to-edge display, a 4K screen resolution, a dual-lens camera, Exynos 8895 or Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 chipsets, a USB-C port, 6GB of RAM, an ARM …

Here's What Samsung Is Now Offering Some of Its Note 7 Customers

Samsung Electronics is offering an upgrade program option to Galaxy Note 7 customers in South Korea who trade in their recalled device for a Galaxy …

Bernie Sanders: Obama Administration “Should Kill” The AT&T-Time Warner Deal: “Higher Prices & Fewer Choices”

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has joined the political opposition to AT&T’s proposed $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner. “The deal would mean …

Bernie Sanders

Hillary Clinton considered Bill Gates and Tim Cook for Vice President

All-knowing commenters often tell tech reporters to stay out of politics, but this one we really can’t avoid. According to the most recent WikiLeaks hack on Hillary Clinton’s campaign, tech moguls as notable as Bill Gates and Tim Cook were considered as potential Vice Presidential candidates.<p>As …

Samsung gives the Galaxy S7 a taste of the Note 7's software

Like it or not, the Galaxy Note 7 is gone for good. However, you're getting a small treat if you switched from the Note 7 to another Samsung phone. Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge owners report that they're receiving an update which brings many of the Note's always-on display features to the slightly older …

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