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Man, 47, violently robbed while stopped at red light on Near North Side

A 47-year-old man was violently robbed Monday night on the Near North Side.<p>At 11:45 p.m., he was sitting in his vehicle at a red light in the 500 …

Travellers warned after barefoot paradise beach walk earns couple parasitic foot infection

Travellers are being warned of the risks of walking barefoot on a beach “somewhere tropical” after a Canadian couple contracted a hookworm infection on holiday in the Dominican Republic.<p>The young pair from Ontario were staying in Punta Cana earlier this month when they returned from a stroll on the …

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Gets Android 5.1.1. Lollipop

Samsung has started rolling out the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update to the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone.<p>The Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update brings a …

Samsung Galaxy

Deal alert: You won’t believe how thin and sleek this $4 iPhone 6 case is

We don’t often cover smartphone cases here on BGR. When we do, however, we typically focus specifically on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus because the …

Mobile Technology

Apple Loop: iOS 9 Leaks Online, Love And Hate For The iPhone 6 Plus, iTunes Killing Free Music

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers the first signs of iOS 9 in website logs, a rumored dual-lens camera in the iPhone 6S, Apple and GoPro, another settlement is offered in the no-poaching antitrust case, changes to the iTunes store for kids and …

It's easier to get an iPhone outside Hong Kong's Apple Stores than in them

It's Wednesday afternoon, and it's packed in one of Hong Kong's three huge Apple Stores.<p>The branch in the imposing International Finance Centre in the heart of the city's business district is humming with customers. There are people at every station, clicking and swiping. And there's a long, …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

NFL arrests persist after turbulent offseason

Despite the NFL's many efforts to stop it, NFL players have been arrested at least 395 times since Commissioner Roger Goodell took office.<p>One of the ugliest offseasons in NFL history is finally over.<p>Since the Super Bowl on Feb. 3, NFL players have been arrested or charged with crimes at least 37 …

10 Startup Tips From Hip-Hop Lyrics

“I’m not a businessman, I’m a business, man,” declared Jay Z, worth $475 million at Forbes’ last count. Rappers have long mused on wealth in their verses, and some of those lyrics can provide invaluable advice to founders.<p>The Phat Startup is dedicated to teaching entrepreneurship through hip-hop, …

Twitter Responds to Hottest NBA Free Agency Rumors Surrounding Monta Ellis

Monta Ellis is an enigma.<p>He could drop 40 points one night than five the next, and no one would be surprised.<p>When Ellis declined his $11 million player option, many thought he was just throwing away money, but that is who Ellis is. He likes to keep people guessing, which is why his quest in free …

Rumour: Samsung developing Galaxy Note III with LCD

Samsung is reportedly working on an LCD version for its upcoming Galaxy Note. The news comes from Korea’s ET News where they claim that Samsung is …

Google Now comes closer to Chrome, shares TV show info

Google Now notifications are expanding from Android to Chrome, and now the service can show information on TV shows you're watching and sales offers you've signaled interest in.<p>Chrome and Chrome OS have had a flag that lets people enable Google Now for weeks, but it hasn't been connected to an …

For all attention seekers: HTC One launches in Glamour Red

Looking for a head-turning phone but the low-key grey and black versions of the HTC One just won’t cut it? Then the Glamour Red HTC One, to launch exclusively at the UK retailer Phones 4U, might be the device for you.<p>Today, HTC officially unveiled the new red One in a press release, hot on the …

Boomerang for Android Released Bringing Email Snooze and Scheduling

Baydin, the company behind the Boomerang for Gmail service on the Web, has released its first native app today – and it’s only available on Android.<p>The service known as Boomerang for Gmail has been helping people organize and keep track of the most important mail in their inbox for a while now, and …

Melo to talk with Tyson Chandler

INDIANAPOLIS -- Carmelo Anthony said Monday he will talk to Tyson Chandler privately about comments the New York Knicks center made a day earlier, …

NBA Playoffs 2013: Bulls' Tom Thibodeau fined $35,000 for criticizing officials after Game 3

Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau got hit with a fine following another physical game with the Miami Heat.<p>The NBA fined Chicago head coach Tom Thibodeau $35,000 for his critical comments about the game officials following a Game 3 loss to the Miami Heat, the league announced on Sunday.<p>The Bulls …