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Must-see morning clip: Jimmy Kimmel reveals “twerking girl fail” viral video was a prank

The comedian tricked us in an effort to put an end to the twerking fad<p>Prachi Gupta<p>September 10, 2013 2:20pm (UTC)<p>Remember Caitlin Heller? You know, the twerking girl who caught on fire? Heller's clip got 9 million views on YouTube and made headlines across America, becoming a tongue-in-cheek, …

Rare Beatles Pictures

The Beatles<p>The Beatles arrive at Union Station in Washington, D.C., February 11, 1964.<p>John Lennon<p>John Lennon in Washington, D.C., February 11, …

Paul McCartney

The Beatles George Harrison’s lost guitar solo

In this clip from <i>Living in the Material World,</i> Martin Scorsese's documentary about George Harrison, the late Beatle's son Dhani, along with George …

Guitar

The Lost Beatles Photos: Rare Shots From 1964-1966

(no title)<p>Upon arriving in Los Angeles for their August 23, 1964 concert at the Hollywood Bowl the Beatles discovered their reservations at the …

Los Angeles

Here's what Samsung's iWatch rival could look like

This is what the Samsung Galaxy Gear could look like. The mock-up above shows what we could expect from the hotly-anticipated smart watch that talks …

How bad is two more years of Chase Utley, really?

When Chase Utley went barreling in to Chicago Cubs catcher Dioner Navarro last night in a knee-on-knee collission, I could only hope for Utley's sake …

Night and Long Exposure Photography Tips and Techniques

Lightning Photography Tips<p>Lightning is dramatic, extremely fast, a challenge to photograph and potentially dangerous. There are various techniques …

Bad Weather = Good Light for Photographers

We’ve all sat, staring out of our window and cursing at the rain poring down or the flat, grey sky that just happened to cloud over on few hours …

What do you think will happen on tomorrow's episode of The #Newsroom?

Diver Photographer Snaps Photos of Polar Bears from Within Clawing Distance

Diver Photographer Joe Bunni isn’t one to shy away from risky wildlife photography trips. During one such adventure on a trip to Canada, they ran …

8 Epic Photographs Showing the Same Tiny House

Author: Kyle VanHemert. Kyle VanHemert Design<p>Date of Publication: 07.31.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>Behind a Little House (A), 2008 <i>Photo:</i> …

HOT Watch Shows People Really Want Smart Watches, Reaches $150k Funding Goal In Just A Day

There's the Sony SmartWatch, the Pebble, and soon there will be the HOT Watch - but this last one might just make your dreams come true. The current …

Culture clashes between Google and Motorola reportedly hindered Moto X development

Both Motorola and Google have steadfastly maintained that, even though it's owned by Google, the phone maker is treated just like any other Android manufacturer. That sentiment apparently undersells some of the divisions between the two, according to a report at <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. As we …

A 3-D Printer Can Pay For Itself In Less Than A Year

Routine questions for the makers of desktop 3-D printers: "what do you do with this thing?" and "why would you want one?" A study from Michigan Technical University answered that with some math: the researchers found that you could recoup the up-front cost of a 3-D printer in less than a year.<p>The …

Microsoft deputizes gamers for Enforcement United beta, awards XP for policing trolls

Microsoft wants <i>you</i> to help protect Xbox Live. With the Enforcement United beta, Redmond is using its customers as a first line of defense against online miscreants. If you make it into the testing pool, you'll be giving your opinion on whether or not content on the service violates its code of …

Get ‘Doom Classic’ And ‘Doom II RPG’ For iOS, Each For Under A Dollar

Id Software’s seminal first-person shooter franchise, <i>Doom</i>, came to the iOS platform back in 2009, with <i>Doom Classic</i>. It debuted as a $6.99 game, and we were all willing to pay for admission to a game that stole our hearts (and our free time) as young gamers.<p>About a year later, <i>Doom II RPG</i> showed up …

Samsung Ativ Book 9

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Samsung Ativ Book 9</b> is still one of the smallest and best-built Windows 8 ultrabooks around, and has a crisp 1080p display.<p><b>The Bad</b> It lacks a touch screen, and battery life is disappointing for such an expensive laptop.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> Formerly the Samsung Series 9, the rebranded Ativ …

MacBook Air

Samsung accused of gaming benchmarks with Galaxy S4

Tech savvy readers know that benchmarks have little significance in real life. They are a relatively good way to compare devices in relation with each other, but other than that, benchmarks tell us quite little about the real life performance of a smartphone or tablet.<p>Here’s another reason we …

10 best zombie games for Android

Who wants to kill some zombies? The zombie genre, once only a niche genre, has blossomed into a real pop culture phenomenon that has proven its staying power over and over again. Zombie games can be a lot of fun and manage to span almost every genre that you can think of. It’s a surprisingly robust …

Samsung prepares dual-mode LTE Galaxy S4 and S4 Mini handsets

Samsung has announced that it will be the world’s first smartphone company to offer handsets capable of seamlessly switching between both TDD-LTE and FDD-LTE modes.<p>Previous handsets, like the dual-mode ZTE Grand Era, have required a reboot before users can switch over to a different LTE standard. …

XKeyscore: NSA tool collects 'nearly everything a user does on the internet'

• XKeyscore gives 'widest-reaching' collection of online data<br>• NSA analysts require no prior authorization for searches<br>• Sweeps up emails, social media activity and browsing history<br>• NSA's XKeyscore program – read one of the presentations<p>A top secret National Security Agency program allows analysts …

Snowden gets Russian asylum

NSA leaker Edward Snowden has left the Moscow airport, entered Russia and been granted one-year temporary asylum, according to reports Thursday.<p>Snowden called the move a win for the law.<p>“Over the past eight weeks we have seen the Obama administration show no respect for international or domestic …

A Tour of the Hardware Found in Modern Smartphone Cameras

Want to take better photographs using your mobile phone camera? It helps to know what you are working with. I’ll assume you already know the basics …

Sports News & Articles – Scores, Pictures, Videos - ABC News

San Francisco Giants closer Hunter Strickland will be sidelined six to eight weeks after he...<p>As Nate Robinson eyes an NBA comeback, he is opening up …

Missy Franklin Is 4-For-4 In Her Quest To Win 7 Gold Medals At The World Championships

The U.S. trailed Australia by a full body length when Franklin entered the pull at the start of his anchor leg (see video below). But by the time the two swimmers reached the wall at the end of their first 50 meters, Franklin had already caught up to Alicia Coutts and eventually cruised to an easy …

Sources: A-Rod, MLB far apart

Negotiations between Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball are apparently stuck on Rodriguez's desire to make sure he can cash in on at least some …

408 Hot Air Balloons Just Took Off at the Same Time — Here's Video