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Mike Mayock’s NFL draft rankings put Leonard Fournette, Christian McCaffrey on top after combine

The combine changed Mayock’s perspective a bit.<p>The second version of Mike Mayock’s positional draft rankings was released Tuesday, and it’s clear that prospects’ combine performances changed his perspective a bit. While DeShone Kizer remains on top of the quarterback rankings, Leonard Fournette has …

Low-gluten diets linked to increased risk of diabetes

Gluten-free diets have exploded in popularity in recent years, but many have questioned whether this new food trend is actually medically helpful for …

Matt Rhule can win at Baylor, if the Bears are patient

After the 2016 and 2017 classes, it will take a while for Matt Rhule to get Baylor’s talent level up.<p>Baylor has hired Temple coach Matt Rhule.<p>Rhule has presided over turnarounds before. In the four years before he took the Temple job, the Owls had won just 17 games. In his four years, Rhule won 28, …

How to Remove Other Data from iPhone/iPad

Removing ‘Other’ Data from your iPhone or iPad is a good habit and creates your personality as a pro-iPhone user. For common users, Other Data can be …

Apps

Gluten wars: skepticism over self-diagnosis and the illness we can't explain

The rise in people who claim to have gluten allergies has been met with ridicule but many legitimate health conditions were once dismissed as imaginary<p>“A lot of the time, I looked fine. I seemed like I was fine, but there was this mystery at the heart of everything,” says Shauna Ahern, on life …

7 gadgets to take with you the next time you go camping

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Rather than listing things that will distract you from your time away from school or work, these gadgets are mostly meant to keep you a …

Headphones

How you, the readers, graded the Cowboys' 2016 draft class

This Story is About...<p>We gave you the chance to grade the Cowboys' 2016 draft class pick by pick, and overall. Don't worry, the polls are still open, …

NFL

Bob Sturm's NFL draft overview: How the Cowboys' results in recent years paint a rather grim picture

This Story is About...<p>Over the weekend we had hours and hours of on-air discussions about the Cowboys' drafting acumen, which led to some rather dark …

NFL

Forget AWS, Amazon Has Another Billion-Dollar Business On Its Hands

Late last month, Amazon.com reported first quarter earnings that were largely bolstered by the performance of its cloud computing unit. Launched in beta in 2002, Amazon Web Services (AWS) has become the Seattle-based retailer’s money machine, accounting for more than half of the company’s operating …

Leicester City and the greatest underdog story ever told: a primer for Americans

On Sunday morning, at about 11am eastern time, a unglamorous team from the unglamorous East Midlands, which has never won the title in its 132-year history, could find itself in a place it’s never been before. If Leicester City beat Manchester United at Old Trafford, the Foxes, as they’re known, …

Cowboys WR Terrance Williams could be playing final season in Dallas

Mar 28,2016<p>Barring an unforeseen extension, Cowboys wideout Terrance Williams is set to be a free agent after the 2016 season. Drafted in the third round of the 2013 draft, Williams has put together three solid years in Dallas: 133 receptions, 2,197 yards, and 16 TDs. Those numbers do not tell the …

NFL

Apple’s stock apps suck: Here’s what you should replace them with

When you get a new iPhone, it comes with more than a dozen apps pre-installed for all of your basic needs. These default apps include Calendar, Mail, …

Machota: My perfect Cowboys draft for rounds 1 and 2

<i>SportsDay's Jon Machota answered questions in a chat Friday. Here are some highlights.</i><p><b>Question: The Cowboys' second-round pick basically is a</b> …

NFL

A Cure for Diabetes Is Moving Closer Toward Reality

<i>This article has been updated to include comment from Johnson & Johnson.</i><p>A cure for Type 1 diabetes is reportedly being tested on human …

Sling TV gets a new interface, access to ESPN3

In 2015, Sling TV basically won CES with its $20 a month subscription offering that gives users access to cable channels, including ESPN.<p>The service …

College Football Playoffs 2016: Ratings for Cotton Bowl, Orange Bowl Revealed

The College Football Playoff committee raised some eyebrows when it moved the semifinals from New Year's Day to New Year's Eve. That risk didn't pay off from a ratings perspective.<p>According to John Ourand of <i>SportsBusiness Journal</i>, the Cotton Bowl and Orange Bowl drew ratings of 9.9 and 9.7, …

Reports: ESPN College Football Playoff Game Ratings Went Into Toilet [UPDATES]

Three months of annoying, Kimmel-led promos and awkward corporate tie-ins weren’t enough to keep ESPN’s college football playoff semifinal TV ratings …

NFL Draft 2016: Full 1st-Round Mock Draft and Key Storylines for Top Prospects

At this very early stage of the 2016 NFL draft process, all there is to examine are questions. Prospects have established themselves on the college stage and given scouts plenty of tape to pore over, giving the first round some shape.<p>Yet look back to past drafts and take note of how drastically …

Football (U.S.)

Marketers Should Pay Attention to fMRI

Despite its popularity in academic settings, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) machines are rarely used as a marketing tool in the corporate world. When we surveyed 64 individuals from neuromarketing firms, only 31% reported ever using fMRI machines — and, of course, only a minority of …

Neurology

Big 12 slighted in first College Football Playoff rankings

The College Football Playoff selection committee sent a message to the Big 12 Tuesday.<p>Once again, you'll have to show us more.<p>One year after getting …

Walmart's Disappointing Sales And Earnings Forecasts Spell Doom For The Industry

Two hundred financial analysts huddled in a room at the NYSE on Wednesday to hear Wal-Mart Stores' senior management present their plans for the next three years. Before getting into the specifics of the plan, the stage was set when the company revealed that after recording $4.84 in earnings per …

Macy's

iPhone 6s has a hidden 3D Touch feature: zoom

Early buyers of Apple’s new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus discovered that settings for 3D Touch were buried within the Accessibility section of the Settings app, and very few in number: turn on/turn off, adjust sensitivity, and test the feature. But it turns out that there’s a hidden 3D Touch setting …

Goldman Sachs' former technology chief is building 'the FedEx of money'

As Earthport's boss, Uberoi is obviously biased. But he seriously believes the company can revolutionise the way international business payments are made.<p>"If you think about manufacturing, go back 30, 40 years, if you wanted to buy materials in one country, manufacture in a second country, then …

Infographic: Mobile Commerce Growing 300% Faster Than eCommerce

We knew that Mobile Commerce was growing quickly, but recent data is showing that it’s about to completely take-off in the next year. At the current …

No More Swiping: New Credit Cards Designed To Reduce Theft

For the black magnetic stripes on the backs of your credit and debit cards, Thursday will mark the beginning of the end — a shift that could be costly for retailers.<p>Since the beginning of credit cards, merchants were never liable if a thief used a stolen or counterfeit credit card to shop; the bank …

Identity Theft

Top 10 Best Foods You Can Eat

According to an analysis by David Grotto, a registered dietician and author of the forthcoming book <i>The Best Things You Can Eat</i>, these 10 foods are the lowest calories and most nutritious in terms of amount and richness of vitamins, minerals, healthy fats, fiber and protein.

Coin 2.0 finally makes good on company’s promise

I’ve only had Coin’s second-generation electronic card for a few days, but the experience is already night and day compared to the original version. …

This is the next revolution in fintech according to investors

"Be in the city around lunchtime and stop the people walking around carrying big reams of paper — they're insurance brokers," says Pascal Bouvier, a partner at fintech venture capital firm Route66 Ventures and a fintech blogger.<p>Peer-to-peer lending is transforming loans; crowdfunding is shaking up …

Everything You Need to Know About the New Apple TV

The new Apple TV has been anticipated for almost three years. Now that it's been announced, here's what you need to know. First, it's $149 for 32 GB or $199 for 64 GB. If you plan to download a lot of apps (more on that later) you might want more storage.<p>Steve Jobs felt he had "nailed" the TV …