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80 Books Every Person Should Read

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create an updated list of books everyone should read. Each participant made 10 picks. It's a new year, a new Esquire.com. We're looking forward to reading and we hope you are, too.<p>What can …

Hackean Spotify y exponen cientos de cuentas premium (otra vez) • Forbes México

<i>Aún no está claro si la información de pago de los usuarios se ha visto comprometida.</i><p><b>Por Shelby Carpenter</b><p>PUBLICIDAD<p>El mundo de hackers de sombrero …

Copa América Árbitro mexicano a Messi: #34;Esto es América#34;

El astro argentino revela lo que el silbante azteca le dijo durante el encuentro de cuartos de final

Sony surprised by Xbox One backwards compatibility, says unlikely for PS4

Microsoft surprised everyone earlier this week by bringing some Xbox 360 games to the Xbox One. Sony was equally startled by Microsoft’s announcement. "It was surprising," says Sony’s Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida in an interview with <i>Eurogamer</i>. "I didn't think it was possible. There must be …

Dragon Ball To Get New TV Series For The First Time In 18 Years

Following the recent success of the latest Dragon Ball movie Resurrection of “F”, Toei Animation are following up with an all-new TV series set to start airing in Japan this July.<p>Called Dragon Ball Super, the series will continue on from the defeat of Majin Buu and will likely introduce an all-new …

Anime

Tickets to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao don’t even exist, but they’re selling for $19,000 each

The fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao on May 2 is expected to be the biggest boxing match ever, with tickets starting at $1,500—creating a minimum return of more than $70 million before a punch is thrown or anyone pays to watch the fight on pay-per-view at no less than $90 a pop.<p>…

Boxing

Swifty Teaches Apple’s New Programming Language On Your iPhone

Last summer, Apple surprised almost everyone at WWDC with the announcement of Swift, a new programming language for iOS and Mac development.<p>The language feels like something Apple would invent. Like several of the languages currently popular in web development, it has a concise, readable syntax …

Tomar alcohol te hace más atractivo

Un estudio realizado en Inglaterra muestra que el consumo de alcohol ayuda a que una persona se vea más sexy. Pero ten cuidado, que un vaso de más …

Harvard Business Review names Amazon boss as best CEO

We would like you to become part of HR Grapevine and join the most engaged online communities of HR Professionals in the UK. Thousands of HR …

Tinder Users Will Soon Be Able to 'Swipe Right' for More Than Just Dates

Tinder users will soon be able to pay for extra features that may not be related to dating.<p>The company is slated to roll out an update in November …

Everything Apple Announced at Its September 2014 Event

After months of anticipation, the iPhone 6 is finally official… along with a bunch of other stuff! Here’s a recap of the highlights from Apple’s event today in Cupertino in case you were having some technical problems with the livestream. For full details, check out the link(s) below each highlight.<p>…

Stakes are high for Apple at product launch

Three years into his tenure running<p>Apple Inc., Chief ExecutiveTim Cookis on the cusp of a defining moment.<p>On Tuesday, if numerous reports are correct, Apple will unveil its long-awaited smartwatch, along with two bigger (and some say long-overdue) versions of the<p>iPhone. Also expected are a mobile …

Apple Store

iPhone 6’s NFC chip may do far more than just mobile payments

All the conversation about the NFC (near field communication) chip in the iPhone 6 has so far centered around enabling mobile payments. But that’s not all we should be talking about.<p>NFC is a technology standard that specifies a set of radio frequencies used by two devices in close physical …

Apple Loop: The iPhone 6 Will Launch On September 9, Go On Sale During September, And Here Are Some Expected Features

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers the rush of details over the iPhone 6 (including the launch data, availability, and features), Apple and Samsung dropping many patent disputes, Android and iOS usage numbers, iCloud expanding in Reno, Beats …

Apple iPhone 6 Design Cues Revealed By Spigen

Apple iPhone 6 is turning out to be one of the most leaked devices. Not too long ago, we share some exclusive images of the alleged iPhone 6, as well …

Mobile Technology

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Picture of the Day: The 1920s Selfie

THE 1920s SELFIE<p>In this fascinating capture from nearly a century ago, we see the photographers of the Byron Company getting together for a portrait …

Coldplay: the discreet return of the biggest band in the world

The British stadium-rock ensemble quietly release a new single<p>Without fuss or fanfare, Coldplay have quietly released a new track, Magic, and announced a new album, Ghost Stories. A gentle, understated ballad with no accompanying video, it represents a very discreet return for such a big band, but …

Apple iPhone 6 To Come With 8MP Camera And f/2.0 Aperture

Rumors related to the upcoming iPhone 6 are slowly picking up their pace. Recently, we heard that Apple will ditch its regular September release …

Gear & Gadgets

International trailer for Godzilla stomps online

A new poster arrived online last week, showing off the immense size of the iconic King of the Monsters, and now we have another international trailer …

White Xbox One and an all-digital, less expensive console reportedly coming fall 2014

Microsoft's white, employee-only Xbox One could become a little less exclusive. The snow-colored console is rumored to appear alongside the cartoony shooter <i>Sunset Overdrive</i> this October, and a 1TB version of the hardware might release in November according to a <i>NeoGAF</i> thread that's been confirmed by</i> …

TechCrunch

With there only being about a month to go until the €˜next generation€™ is upon us, it begs the question as to why there seems to be a complete lack …

Gaming

Ted 2 to hit cinemas in June 2015

There’s been much said about 2015 being a huge year in film, with landmark sequels and reboots being announced constantly, such as <b>The Avengers: Age</b> …

First stills from Fast & Furious 7

Vin Diesel has taken to Facebook to release the first two stills from <b>Fast & Furious 7</b>, the latest instalment in the high-octane action franchise, …

Nokiasoft comes full circle: Microsoft's play for ultimate control will redefine the Windows ecosystem

The "soft" in Microsoft isn't what it used to be. A score ago, the company was certain the software-licensing business was the one it wanted to be in -- Apple decided to hold its cards a lot closer to the chest, and it cost the company dearly for years. Meanwhile, Microsoft made a lot of cash with …

Xbox One swings into full production for November release, gets a CPU boost

No amount of news about the Xbox One can compete with holding the console in your hands -- thankfully, production is now in full swing for the planned November release. This was announced by Xbox Chief Marketing Officer Yusef Mehdi at the Citi Global Technology Conference, where he also revealed …

New trailer for Grand Theft Auto V

There’s less than three weeks to go until the long-awaited release of <b>Grand Theft Auto V</b>, and to get us even more excited for what is surely the …

Possible iPad 5, iPhone 5C casings flipped and gripped in new videos

The unveiling of the next iDevices can't come quick enough in our estimation, especially with all the leaks we're seeing lately.<p>Just Monday morning …