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Big screen smartphones remain popular as Samsung reveals it has sold over 38 million Galaxy Notes

During a press event at IFA, J. K. Shin – president of Samsung mobile communications, revealed some interesting sales figures for the Galaxy Note and Galaxy Note 2. According to Shin Samsung has sold over 38 million Galaxy Note devices over the past two years.<p>That is a very healthy number and …

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15 Of The Funniest Misheard '90s Rock Lyrics

Why was Alanis Morrissette so upset about that cross-eyed bear?<p><b>Illustrations by Chris Ritter for BuzzFeed.</b>

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A Newly Discovered 'Failure' by Vincent Van Gogh

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>After two years of research, the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam has confirmed that <i>Sunset at Montmajour</i> …

Nvidia’s 7-inch Tegra TAB slate tested, coming in two different models

After supplying the chips that power other Android(s goog) tablets, Nvidia(s nvda) has a slate of its own. The 7-inch Tegra TAB was seen by …

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

May 29, 2012<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Is there anything better? Well, actual chocolate chip cookies would rank right up there I suppose.<p>But …

NSA Revelations Cast Doubt on the Entire Tech Industry

Six years ago, two Microsoft cryptography researchers discovered some weirdness in an obscure cryptography standard authored by the National Security …

Here Come the Biggest Walmart Protests Since Black Friday

The World Capital Of Counterfeit Dollars

This just in from the AP:<p>With its meticulous criminal craftsmen, cheap labor and, by some accounts, less effective law enforcement, Peru has in the past two years overtaken Colombia as the No. 1 source of counterfeit U.S. dollars, says the U.S. Secret Service, protector of the world's most widely …

Insane Traffic Jam in China Hits Day 9

Study: Generosity Is More Evolutionarily Advantageous Than Selfishness

The Prisoner’s Dilemma is the gift that keeps on giving, to researchers<p><b>Problem:</b> It’s a problem, or a dilemma, as old as time. Let’s rehash, quickly. Your classic prisoner’s dilemma involves two prisoners being interrogated separately. If both deny committing the crime, they serve a short prison …

Chobani officially recalls moldy yogurt after complaints

Health news<p>U.S. yogurt-maker Chobani on Thursday said it is officially recalling certain cups of its Greek yogurt because they may be contaminated with mold, nearly a week after consumer complaints of illness sparked a quiet market withdrawal.<p>Chobani products marked with the code 16-012 and …

Ping app makes e-mail more like chat

When Erez Pilosof told me his iPhone app Ping makes e-mail fun, I didn't believe him. You probably won't either -- until you get your hands on the app.<p>Ping, launching later this month, is meant to be e-mail's hipper younger sister. With color themes, photo-sharing, funky audio alerts, doodles, …

3Doodler 3D printing pen's shipping model hits IFA, we go hands-on

Remember the 3Doodler? Odds are plenty of you do, seeing as how the company managed to nab a staggering $2.3 million for its $30,000 Kickstarter campaign. For the minority of you who didn't participate, here's a quick refresher: the device is a 3D printing pen. It's a bit like a hot glue gun for …

Friction in the gears of Samsung's Galaxy Gear

Enter the Galaxy Gear. Samsung is raising the bar for what a smartwatch can be, aiming for functionality closer to that of Google Glass. You can answer phone calls, control Galaxy Gear with your voice, take pictures, and share content -- just like you would on a smartphone, but you don't have to …

Leaked iPhone 5S home button images further suggest a fingerprint scanner

Rumors of a fingerprint sensor in the next iPhone(s aapl) are nothing new. In fact, Apple has been expected to implement a fingerprint sensor in the …

Down syndrome reversed in newborn mice with single injection

US researchers have found a way to reverse Down syndrome in newborn lab mice by injecting an experimental compound that causes the brain to grow …

Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 announced for AT&T, Sprint, and US Cellular

In a market that increasingly favors smartphones with 5-inch and larger displays, the Galaxy Mega 6.3 stands out as a beast. While not the first smartphone with a display of more than six inches, the Mega 6.3 is the best known and probably the one with the widest distribution.<p>Samsung Mobile …

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Samsung eyes four new phones -- shipping doc

Samsung is ramping up four new phones, according to details found in a shipping document.<p>A shipping manifest uncovered by blog site SamMobile lists the model numbers and their screen sizes.<p>Model number SM-G730A will sport a 4-inch display, SM-G3815 a 4.5-inch display, SM-G9105 a 5-inch display, and …

Thai Police Request Access To Line’s Messaging Records For Criminal Investigations

In a weird reversal of the current trend, Thai police officials are actually talking about their efforts to monitor their citizenry, according to the AP. Thailand’s government and police have requested that popular Japanese messaging app Line provide access to their archives of online chats, for …

As Messaging App WeChat Pushes Past 300M Users, Owner Tencent Sets Up Shop In Singapore To Spin It Off

Tencent has had listed business entity in Singapore since May, although it’s denied rumors that it intends to list WeChat on the Singapore stock exchange (SGX).<p>A China Daily report on Tuesday quoted an unnamed source saying that the Hong Kong-listed Chinese social networking giant plans to list its …

Hangouts for Android starts scoring video chats over cellular on AT&T

Attention folks on AT&T: you can soon video chat on Hangouts over a cellular connection now that the feature is being green-lit by the carrier and the Android app has scored an update. As discovered shortly after the release of the standalone Hangouts app, the perk could be accessed solely via WiFi …

The One With The 2014 Corvette Stingray at Laguna Seca! - World's Fastest Car Show Ep. 3.15

Road Tests: 2014 Volkswagen XL1

Another Bugatti. Really.<p>The most amazing thing about the Volkswagen XL1—more incredible than its claimed 261 mpg or the door-mounted cameras it uses in place of rearview mirrors—is that it can legitimately be called one of the most engaging cars on the road.<p>Yes, it's a hybrid. But this is VW …

Top 10 Hard Rock Bands of the 1980s

Swanky Tunes & Hard Rock Sofa - I Wanna Be Your Dog (Official Music Video) [HD]