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Android 5.0 Lollipop Tricks That'll Make You Feel Like A Wizard

iPhone ain’t the only player around these parts!

Dark side of Japan revealed in film about Internet cafe living

The bleak and unforgiving existence of Japan's salarymen and part-time workers, who often live in Internet cafes to save on rent, is difficult to …

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5 Things You Didn't Know About The Notorious B.I.G.

On the anniversary of his death, March 9, 1997, here are a few things you may not have known about Christopher G. Wallace, aka the Notorious B.I.G. Most of these stories come from obscure interviews over the years, but if you're a fan with deep knowledge of Biggie Smalls, at least here a few …

Fun Facts About Classic Nintendo Characters

Form Mario's favorite music to Bowser's plan to make fungi sad.<p>A historical document from the 1990s surfaced recently, revealing lesser-known …

Watch the Fifty Shades of Grey Sketch S.N.L. Didn’t Air

It was a little surprising that the <b>Dakota Johnson</b> episode of <i>Saturday Night Live</i> didn’t have <i>more</i> reference to her blockbuster hit film <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>. Sure, there was this stellar cameo from her parents <b>Melanie Griffith</b> and <b>Don Johnson</b> referencing their embarrassment over the film . . .<p>. . . and …

Samsung shows us what happens when Australians go shark diving with Gear VR

Things are rather dry in the center of Australia. The country is surrounded by water, but the Alice Springs region is a desert and that means some …

Claim $6 Google Play Credit (Or Why Does Google Keep Screwing Its Best Customers?)

<b>Google</b> is making me really frustrated with its Chromecast offers. It’s not that I’m upset with the offers to Chromecast users that’s upsetting, but …

How to Control Anything on Your Mac with Your iPhone

Controlling your computer from your mobile device is nothing new, but over the last year or so, a few notable apps have popped up for iOS and Mac …

Watch Android’s cutest ad yet

Google has released a new ad for its Android operating system, and we have to say it’s the cutest one yet. Titled “Friends Furever,” it shows pairs of different animals playing together and generally having a good time.<p>The ad is part of the company’s recent “Be Together. Not the Same” campaign, …

The 13 best new apps you might have missed recently

Luckily, we have collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>You're bound to find something you like, whether in Microsoft's killer new Outlook email app or in fun little games for passing the time like Psych.

Watch This: The first iPhone keynote was eight years ago today

On January 9th, 2007, Steve Jobs took to the stage to announce the first iPhone, in a keynote that would revolutionize the industry and set the tone for every major tech announcement since. Later reporting would reveal that the phone Jobs was using was a barely functional prototype, and many of the …

A 'Princess Bride' iPhone game? As you wish!

You may know to never go up against a Sicilian when death is on the line. You may actually know what inconceivable means. But can you survive a climb …

Parody trailer rips into The Desolation of Smaug’s soft underbelly

As we watch the hordes of moviegoers heading out to see the final film in <i>The Hobbit</i> trilogy, <i>The Battle of the Five Armies</i>, we can’t help but rejoice a little that this<p>endlessepic journey is about to end.<p>In this parody trailer for the previous installment, <i>The Desolation of Smaug</i>, you can “Rejoin …

Need a laugh? 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' outtakes make it so

In "Star Trek: The Next Generation," the crew of the USS Enterprise encountered both hostile and friendly aliens, dangerous warp core meltdowns, Klingon run-ins, holodeck subplots and constant struggles with the Prime Directive.<p>However, sometimes the cast suffered from laughing fits, klutziness and …

Science Fiction

Honest Trailer For 'Little Mermaid' Ruins Childhood Memories For Everyone

"The Little Mermaid" turned 25 this week, and while many of us look back on the Disney classic with a fond nostalgia, Screen Junkies's Honest Trailer reveals what the movie is <i>really</i> about. Set in a "whimsically fascist" underwater kingdom, "The Little Mermaid" actually follows a "half-naked …

Department of Justice: iPhone encryption will lead to the death of a child

Apple and the government have long been engaged in a bitter war of words over encryption and security practices employed in Apple’s iOS devices, but a new Wall Street Journal report indicates that the Department of Justice is really starting to take the rhetoric to the next level.<p>According to the …

Understanding Ebola

If you’ve turned on the TV lately at all, you are likely either obsessed with the news coverage on the Ebola outbreak in West Africa--and are …

Ebola outbreak: British nurse back to help after recovery

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1125000/1125108_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524747557_4c0d0a080e33fb9d650bf97b9b771dd1<p><b>The British nurse who has returned to Sierra Leone after recovering from Ebola has told the BBC he is "frustrated" by the "woefully slow"</b> …

The socio-economic cost of Ebola

Ebola: Cemeteries Expand, Spain Nurse Released

Lollipop on the Galaxy S5 leaks yet again, TouchWiz gets more Material

Earlier this month, we were treated to an 8-minute video of Android Lollipop running on a Galaxy S5 thanks to the folks over at <i>SamMobile</i>. Now it …

State Department denies it has a secret plan to admit foreign Ebola patients

The State Department discussed plans to transport non-U.S.citizens infected with Ebola to the United States for medical treatment, but decided to shelve the proposal and insists it was never considered at senior levels.<p>But Congressional Republicans are seizing on an internal State Department memo …

Watch the Sexy Trailer for Netflix’s Newest Show, Marco Polo

Netflix unveils a big-budget period production full of sex and intrigue.<p>Netflix has released a trailer for its new epic series <i>Marco Polo</i>, about the famed Italian merchant’s time in the court of Kublai Khan, who ruled a Chinese empire in the 13th century. The real Polo’s story is mostly about …

Here’s how to stream every Simpsons ever on your iPhone, iPad or Apple TV

If you’ve been eagerly awaiting the opportunity to have every episode of <i>The Simpsons</i> ever streamable on your iPhone or iPad, there is no longer any reason to, as a certain yellow-skinned tyke might say, “have a cow.”<p>You can now stream the complete <i>Simpsons</i> archive over an iOS app, no matter where …

Watch Ben Affleck and Bill Maher Argue About Islam

<i>Gone Girl</i> star Ben Affleck and <i>Real Time</i> host Bill Maher got into a heated argument about Islam on Maher’s HBO talk show Friday.<p>Maher and author Sam …

WATCH: Hong Kong Student Leader Joshua Wong Talks Protest Aims

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Ebola reaches U.S.: A tragedy of errors

<b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Ford Vox: Some say discovery of Ebola in U.S. predictable; it didn't have to be<br>• He says screening procedures out of affected nations and into U.S. too lax<br>• Vox: Why not several weeks of health surveillance of travelers from those nations?<br>• Vox: Truthfulness of travelers crucial, but …

'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' returns in fan-made animated trailer

Fans of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" TV series may have been feeding their hunger for more thrilling adventures by way of the Dark Horse comics series. But now a talented fan has posted a homage to the series with a trailer for "The Animated Adventures of Buffy."<p>Dublin-born, Seattle-based animator …

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