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How to keep up with every 'Game of Thrones' detail

Can't wait to explore storylines, characters and fan theories for the series? This is the perfect YouTube channel for you.<p>The "Game of Thrones" season 7 premiere hit Sunday night, and let's just say there was a lot going on. If you're not scared of spoilers, check out our favorite moments from this …

These 10 work apps have gone bonkers in the last few months

Cloud security company Okta works with 4,000 of them, helping big companies manage employee passwords for them.<p>By analyzing the data from its 2,500 enterprise customers in 185 countries, it discovered the 10 apps that are growing the fastest among business users last quarter, from April 2015 to …

The Forgotten Stepwells Of Urban India

All across India, elaborate subterranean temples are hidden in plain site. Constructed between the 2nd century and 4th century AD, these massive and ornate stepwells were built both for spiritual bathing and as a way to access water tables during monsoon season and drought seasons. Today, tourists …

Cyanogen OS 12 is here, and the OnePlus One gets it first

Cyanogen and OnePlus aren't as close as they once were, but the wide open Android variant finally has a release-ready version of Lollipop and it's rolling out to the OnePlus One today. Cyanogen OS 12 has all the improvements Google could pack in to the fifth iteration of Android -- you'll need to …

Kaspersky releases decryption tool that unlocks ransomware

You never should have clicked on the email attachment from that Nairobian prince. Now ransomware's got you locked out of your own computer and is demanding money before you can use it again. But before you reach for you wallet, take a look at this decryption key generator that Kaspersky has built. …

How Obama Could Spark An International Migration Of Startups

Entrepreneurs the world over spend a lot of time thinking of ways to vault hurdles and break down barriers. One set of obstacles that could get a little easier to surmount are the immigration rules that keep foreign entrepreneurs out of the United States and away from its talent and capital.<p>So says …

Startups

IBM's Watson Health Cloud is on a mission to reduce healthcare costs

Is information the answer to every problem? Perhaps, as IBM sees it, only with the right amount of access and analysis.<p>The company is about to put …

Pandora Radio adds Apple Watch app for remote music control, favoriting songs, more

Over the past few months, Snapchat has been facing the consequences of a controversial redesign. Today, a new survey shows just how much that redesign has affected the public’s perception of Snapchat, but the company is also starting to rollout some changes to its app’s design…<p>expand full …

Apple Watch

How to Shop for Shoes Online

<b></b>How to Shop for Shoes OnlineWhen the designer Hardy Amies, one of the true menswear icons of the 20th century, remarked, “It is totally impossible to …

Customer Service

Selena Gomez and Zedd's "I Want You to Know" Video Is Here and It's Even Hotter Than You Imagined

Zeddlena's chemistry is real.<p>Selena Gomez and Zedd have been teasing the music video for "I Want You to Know" for weeks, with steamy BTS Insta snaps, and let's just say it definitely doesn't disappoint. They may not have DTR'd publicly yet, but Zeddlena's chemistry is undeniable in the new vid. Eat …

Pharrell & Robin Thick Ordered To Pay $7.3 Million To Marvin Gaye's Estate Due To "Blurred Lines"

Pharrell, who recently made his <i>G I R L</i> album available for streaming online, spoke with XXL about his legal battle with Marvin Gaye’s estate over …

Spotify, a music streaming service going for broke

Since US pop empress Taylor Swift pulled her catalogue from the service, Spotify has regularly trumpeted its self-reported payout (1.8 billion euros) to the music industry over the past seven years.<p>The money has turned music executives from sceptics into believers in a model -- based on free music …

Here's Proof That It Still Pays More To Develop Apps For The iPhone Over Android

When an app launches, you'll sometimes see it arrive on iPhone before Android.<p>That can be frustrating for Android owners, and while more and more apps are releasing simultaneously for both platforms, a staggered launch is still the norm.<p>London-based developer ustwo, creators of the popular Monument …

Intel CEO says he’s not worried about Apple ditching them for ARM

Rumors that Apple might ditch Intel chips in the Mac for ARM-based chips of their own design are nothing new. Back in 2012, we reported that Apple would soon be dropping Intel chips from all their Macs. And earlier this year, ex-Apple-executive Jean-Louis Gassée claimed that he thought Apple would …

Backward Compatibility

10 smoothie recipes for a fresh start to your morning

The new year is a time for resolutions, and often those resolutions are diet-related. Whether you are looking to eat more, eat less, eat more or less …

Artificial intelligence experts sign open letter to protect mankind from machines

The Future of Life Institute wants humanity to tread lightly while developing really smart machines.<p>We're decades away from being able to develop a sociopathic supercomputer that could enslave mankind, but artificial intelligence experts are already working to stave off the worst when -- not if -- …

Singularity

New York governor wants statewide 100Mbps internet by 2019

With a $1 billion plan, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo hopes to have every New Yorker hooked up to high-speed internet by 2019. The administration is billing it as the largest state investment in universal broadband in the country. Just how fast are we talking, here? In most cases, the program …

New Snowden documents show how the GCHQ tracked iPhone users

Snowden documents published today by <i>Der Spiegel</i> give new insight into the British GCHQ's efforts to track targets through their iPhones. Previous leaks have revealed specific NSA exploits used to compromise the famously malware-resistant iPhone software controls, but the new documents show that …

19 Fragrance Hacks to Make You Smell Amazing All the Time

Here's how to get the most out of your pricey perfumes.<p><b>1.</b> <b>If you want your fragrances to last longer (Why wouldn't you?), don't store them in your bathroom or other damp, warm places.</b> Heat, light, and humidity will break down the perfume and lessen the quality of the fragrance. Instead, store them …

Why Apple’s IBM partnership was the biggest tech news of 2014

2014 will go down as one of the biggest years in Apple history. The stock hit record highs. The company’s first wearable was revealed. And Apple dropped $3 billion on its biggest acquisition ever. But of all the huge news Apple dropped in the last 12 months, nothing is likely to have as big an …

Apps

How to get the most free online storage

With the market for cloud storage services starting to get crowded, we take a look at how to get as much storage from the different providers as possible.<p><b>Editors' Note:</b> <i>This article was originally published April 24, 2012, and has been updated to reflect current offerings.</i><p>If 2014 isn't known as the …

Cloud Computing

Dell's latest 27-inch, 4K monitor has a tempting $700 price tag

If you're a visual artist or photo buff with $600-700 burning a hole in your pocket, life just threw you a new decision to make. Dell has announced that its 24-inch 2415Q and 27-inch 2715Q IPS 4K monitors are now on sale for $600 and $700, respectively. For those sums you'll get 1.07 billion …

New tech uses ultrasound to create haptics you can 'see' and touch

We've seen haptic feedback in mid-air before, but not quite like this. The folks from Bristol University are using focused ultrasound in a way that creates a 3D shape out of air that you can see and feel. We know what you're probably thinking: How do you <i>see</i> something made of air? By directing the …

The FXX K hybrid supercar is LaFerrari's more powerful sibling

LaFerrari was already a beast, but the folks in Maranello wanted to make an even more aggressive hybrid -- thus, the FXX K was born. This supercar boasts an 848HP V12 engine (its predecessor has a 789HP one) and an electric motor that can generate 187HP (up from the LaFerrari's 160HP). The newer …

Play 'Breakout' on your Nintendo 3DS by drumming the Mario theme

Ready to use the browser in your new Nintendo 3DS more than you likely ever have so far? As spotted by <i>the Verge</i>, Japanese user Guiro@Sumaburu found an Easter egg that lets you play a gloriously silly version of <i>Breakout</i>. All you need to do is open the browser, tap on it to the rhythm of the Mario …

YouTube's view counter wasn't ready for 'Gangnam Style'

In 2012, South Korean singer PSY took the world by storm with his "Gangnam Style" music video, which eventually turned into a super, mega hit and an overall internet sensation. Along the way, the video also became the first one ever to get to 1 billion views on YouTube, a number that hasn't stopped …

Firefox beta simplifies video chat, shares calls with a single link

Firefox added its 'Hello' videochat feature to its experimental beta browser back in October, and now it's taking on board user feedback to make it all a little more appealing. You can still use the feature without registering for the account, but there's now less steps to get that running - you'll …

Tests show modern SSDs can handle a thousand years of use

Most heavy data users can't wait for the day when hard disks, with their fragile, spinny parts, are put out to pasture for good. But just how much better are SSDs? Despite any horror stories you may have heard, the answer is <i>a lot,</i> according to tests on recent models by <i>The Tech Repor</i><i>t</i>. It forced six …

Download This Free Tool to See If the Government's Spying on You

It's been over a year-and-a-half since documents leaked by Edward Snowden shook our sense of privacy to the core. Those documents proved that …