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Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Apple iPhone 6 — Ultimate Comparison (Video)

It’s always a difficult task when comparing iOS and Android devices, but this year it may be more important than ever. Samsung has finally stepped up its game with the Galaxy S6, and now we have something that is truly comparable to Apple’s iPhone lineup. Today we’re getting into the ultimate …

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Iran deal sends ripples through oil market

Oil prices slid 4 percent after the Iran nuclear deal was signed Thursday, with European benchmark Brent dipping below $55 on the news of the …

Iran deal threatens ‘survival of Israel’, increases risk of ‘horrific war’ – Netanyahu

A nuclear deal with Iran based on current framework will “threaten the survival of Israel”, said PM Benjamin Netanyahu, warning it would increase the …

The woes of Assam

Assam is a lovely place, developing now, and has a warmth, which makes it a home for us.<p>We feel proud of ourselves being Assamese, although there are …

The Week in Review: Obamacare For All

Inside Flipboard / April 18, 2014<p>Tuesday marked the deadline for most Americans without healthcare to sign up for coverage under the Patient …

Samsung And Amazon Team Up For Custom Galaxy Kindle E-Book App

So much for trashing the Kindle. Today Samsung is announcing a new app, Kindle for Samsung, created in partnership with Amazon, that will let Galaxy device users using Android 4.0 and up, starting with the Galaxy S5, to buy and read content from Amazon’s catalog of magazines, newspapers and books. …

Eye-Fi Cloud backs up every photo, no matter what you use to take it

The SD card maker branches out into cloud storage<p>Seamlessly backing up your photos and making them easily shareable seems to be the dream for cloud storage services. Dropbox and Google have put a lot of effort into making photo backups an integral feature of their respective services. Flickr's iOS …

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List of 5 Most Famous Artworks by Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) is considered to be one of the greatest and most influential artists of all times. His artworks, characterized by …

Is El Niño Back? Climate Scientists Forecast Its Arrival

What does that mean for global weather? The climate pattern explained.<p>The odds are in El Niño's favor. The U.S. Climate Prediction Center forecasts a greater than 50 percent chance that the climate-disrupting phenomenon could be upon us as early as this summer, with a two-in-three chance we'll be …

Oil-chewing bacteria may be the future for quickly cleaning toxic oil spills

When the Deepwater Horizon disaster happened in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010, oil gushed into the ocean for nearly three months. To get rid of the oil, crews sprayed huge amounts of toxic chemicals called dispersants into the water.<p>Dispersants break down oil into smaller droplets that can more …

The 5 o'clock haze this afternoon.

The 2014 #Coachella #Music and Arts Festival is in full force and festival goers are taking in the sights and sounds of some incredible performances. Check out the lineup and more at Mashable.com #photooftheday (Image: Invision/AP/Scott Roth)

A view of North Korea from the air. Back in the DPRK. Please check back here for ip to date links to our AP photos and stories.

This is not a mirrored image. Just a photograph by USAF Staff Sgt. Brandon Shapiro that shows two incredibly talented F-16 pilots performing aerial magic at the Tampa Bay AirFest 2014. #udaf #f16 #fighterpilots #pilots #thunderbird #mirrorimage #airshow

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UK Falklands military exercises 'provoke' Argentina

<b>Argentina has accused the UK of provocation over plans to hold military exercises in the Falkland Islands.</b><p>It said drills by British forces would include missile launches and were part of a "pattern" of "hostile acts".<p>The British ambassador in Buenos Aires has been summoned by Argentina's deputy …

Nine held after a sub-machine gun is found in house raid

<b>Nine people were arrested when a sub-machine gun, 70 rounds of ammunition and a large quantity of cannabis were found at a house in south London.</b><p>Police officers executed a firearms warrant at a house in Commonside East, Mitcham, just before midnight on Friday.<p>Six men and three women aged between 18 …

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Flight MH370 co-pilot tried to make mid-flight phonecall, report claims

The co-pilot of the missing Malaysian airliner MH370 tried to make a mid-flight call from his mobile phone just before the plane vanished from radar screens, according to Malaysian newspaper reports.<p>The call ended abruptly possibly "because the aircraft was fast moving away from the …

10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

Ageing software predicts what babies look like as adults

A new ageing software has been developed to predict how babies will look like through their life and into old age<p>A new software that can mature babies’ faces to predict what they will look like when they are 80 has been developed by researchers at the University of Washington.<p>Because our appearance …

Google weighs in to aid Samsung in second court battle with Apple

Google has done its best to stay out of Apple and Samsung's legal squabbles, but came to the aid of its Android partner in the second patent trial …

Cybercriminals already targeting Windows XP

The Internet is already awash with Windows XP scams and booby traps, just four days after Microsoft ends support for XP<p>Cybercriminals have been busy creating numerous scams and fake software updates just days after Microsoft pulled support for its popular Windows XP operating system.<p>We are warning …