Ricky Trevino

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Olivia Benson Has A New Title

Cookie Lyon of “Empire” and Daenerys Targaryen of “Game of Thrones” round off the top three.<p>We already knew that Olivia Benson was beloved by legions of TV watchers worldwide (including fangirl Taylor Swift), but the “Law & Order: SVU” character’s overwhelming popularity has now achieved new …

Everything Is Papier-Mâché On 'True Detective' Episode 2

<i>The season premiere of "True Detective" proved divisive last week, but entertainment editors Erin Whitney and Matthew Jacobs are sticking to their promise to discuss the show every Sunday. This week's episode dove slightly deeper into the mystery of Ben Caspare's death. The city manager's grisly</i> …

Sam Heughan on ‘Game of Thrones’ Comparisons, Emmy Buzz, and Season Two

In an interview with The Wrap, Sam Heughan is asked about the rape comparisons and controversy comparisons to <i>Game of Thrones</i>, the approach to the …

TV Series

WATCH: TV host facepalms after Saudi historian says rape is 'not a big deal' for women drivers

A Saudi historian recently defended his country’s prohibition against female drivers by saying that women who drove “don’t care if they are raped on …

What if the iPhone 7 merged with the Apple Watch?

It was only a matter of time before the Apple Watch inspired some far-out concept videos for new Apple products the faithful would like to see. Strangely, the arrival of the company's first signature wearable has inspired the below bizarre take on an iPhone 7 that borrows the watch's novel dial, …

The shift of power in America as Wall Street bows to Silicon Valley | Will Hutton

Ingenuity and energy abound in tech companies, but they are trapped within traditional financial power structures<p>American capitalism is in the midst of a remarkable transformation. For decades, Wall Street has been the beating heart of the American system. Its great investment banks have driven the …

Quick tip will speed Mac data recovery and save you from heartache

Let me save you a huge headache — don’t set an EFI password on your Mac unless you have the original receipt for that machine.<p>If you buy your Mac off Craigslist, like I did, and your daughter writes half a novel for her high school class but never backs it up elsewhere (note – always back up your …

MacBook Air

Charge your iPhone 6 faster than ever with this special cable

One of the battles smartphone users have to constantly fight is running out of battery life when they least expect it. There are many ways to deal …

Batteries

Modern forensics solve 700-year-old murder mystery

It's commonly accepted that life expectancy in the Middle Ages was pretty low, hovering around the early 30s -- mainly because of the hazards of childhood. If a person made it to adulthood, the average was in the 60s -- but, although that's comparable with today's global life expectancy, the world …

As usual, Apple dominates the CES news cycle, despite not showing up

Every year, Apple opts-out of the Consumer Electronics Show, also known as CES. And every year, Apple still ends up generating just as much — if not …

Apple

Affluent Apple Users Out-Spend Android Users But What Do The Numbers Really Mean?

A new report emerging from IBM's Digital Analytics Benchmark and offered by the company’s Smarter Commerce group, suggests that mobile shoppers on iOS out spent Android shoppers by 25 percent over the Thanksgiving holiday. Specifically, Android shoppers spent an average of $97.25 per order, while …

How To Compete With Apple

When the screen on AJ Forsythe’s beloved iPhone cracked for the fifth time, the California Polytechnic State University student learned how fix it himself. Word spread and Forsythe was soon such a busy fixer that he co-founded iCracked with his friend Anthony Martin, pitching the business in the …

Here's One Reason Why iCloud Has Been Such A Mess

While that's generally true for the company's hardware, its online services, like iCloud, are a totally different story.<p>One reason is because Apple has no central dedicated team to work on these services, reports The Information's Jessica Lessin.<p>That means whenever Apple wants to create new online …

Online Life

This tiny cardboard capsule is exactly what the iPhone doctor ordered

No matter how big smartphone batteries are, smartphone users still often must rely on external battery packs to keep them going, so it’s no wonder …

Free 50-minute video tutorial video shows you how to make an Apple Watch app

If you want to get quickly up to speed on the basics of creating an Apple Watch app following the release of WatchKit, developer Nick Walter has put a free 50-minute video tutorial online. You can also sign up for a full online course for just $39 on Kickstarter – saving $161 on the likely launch …

This Is the Best Cheap Wi-Fi Router You Can Buy

<i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a list of the best technology to buy.</i> <i>Read the original full article below at</i> …

TP-Link

Ready To Buy A New iPad? Don't! (At Least Not Yet)

With 56 different iPads to choose from, Apple sure doesn’t make it easy to decide which one to buy. But in this case if the analysis paralysis means you haven’t yet purchased a new iPad Air 2 or Mini 3, the decision will get at least a little bit easier 15 days from now. Among the usual array of …

Oddball USB stick offers infinite iPhone storage

Slo-mo videos have become my favorite new thing to shoot with the iPhone 6 Plus now that Apple added the ability to spit out gorgeous vids at 240 FPS, but my slo-mo addiction comes at a heavy cost: storage space.<p>The best smartphone camera in the world doesn’t mean jack if your 16GB iPhone can’t …

Portable

Like your iPhone 6 naked? The SurfacePad is a case for you

There are a <i>lot</i> of cases for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and most are designed to protect the phone from dents, scratches and dings.<p>But some of us …

Mozilla's chairwoman says writing about Gamergate was 'a mistake'

"The entire leadership team, including me, will be turning our attention to this."<p>Mozilla is the latest major group to stumble into Gamergate, and it's just realized that this was a terrible idea. As <i>The Daily Dot</i> reported earlier today, <i>The Open Standard</i> — the foundation's recently launched online …

Samsung is falling, but who is rising?

The news that Samsung’s profits are in decline as mobile sales slump has caused a bit of a stir. Samsung is still the world’s biggest smartphone manufacturer. When you hear that the last quarterly profit was $4 billion you’d be forgiven for wondering how big the problem is, but that represents a …

Microsoft Band vs. Apple Watch vs. Jawbone Up vs. Fitbit Surge

Pablo Blazquez Dominguez—Getty Images<p>Feng Li—Getty Images<p>JOHANNES EISELE—AFP/Getty Images<p>Pablo Blazquez Dominguez—Getty Images<p>Anadolu Agency—Getty …

Apple: Quite believable, actually

I might have stumbled into a new drinking game Thursday when it occurred to me that seemingly every other word out of an Apple executive’s mouth at …

iPhone 6 Review: Meet The New Best Smartphone

Apple has two new iPhones debuting today, including the iPhone 6. The iPhone 6 is the heir apparent to the flagship line of Apple smartphones, as it comes in at the same price point as the iPhone 5s, but Apple has done something new this year by introducing a premium priced iPhone 6 Plus. The …

Review: Apple Watch looks to be another winner

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — As computerized wristwatches go, the upcoming Apple Watch looks impressive.<p>I like that it will come in two sizes, so the …

Apple Watch: The net reacts to Apple's first wearable

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1107000/1107105_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534401165_485b52091f8f1676cdaec8a4607cdc05<p><b>It's not often that details of a major tech product can be kept under wraps until it appears on stage, but the Apple Watch managed to dodge the</b> …

What Apple's New Products Say About the Future

Along with new software and hardware, the company revealed their vision for an entirely new way of interacting with devices.<p>Apple piled on new product announcements today, unveiling two larger, thinner iPhones, a new payments service, and a long-awaited watch.<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook was giddy on stage, …

Here’s What A Future Dominated By Apple Might Look Like

If any company could lead us into digital nirvana, it's Apple.<p>But next to no one knows what that future looks like.<p>We recently talked about Apple's future with a former employee, and he pointed us to this video by Corning. (Corning makes the glass used in iPhones and iPads.)<p>Corning may make glass …

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