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#1 Floyd Mayweather

Total Earnings: $105 million<br>Salary/winnings: $105 million<br>Endorsements: $0<p>Mayweather is the first athlete besides Tiger Woods to earn $100 million in Forbes' annual tally of the highest-paid athletes. His September 2013 fight against Canelo Alvarez set records for highest pay-per-view gross ($150 …

Seahawks re-sign Michael Bennett

The Seattle Seahawks have signed Michael Bennett to a multiyear contract extension, preventing the defensive end from becoming an unrestricted free …

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Apple celebrates 30th anniversary of Mac with video and redesigned homepage

Today, January 24th, marks the 30th anniversary of Apple’s (s aapl) introduction of the original Macintosh. The first of CEO Steve Jobs’ many …

Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch: hands-on review

The new smartwatch from the world's leading manufacturer goes on sale, promising a quick and convenient way to make calls, use apps and pick up emails.<p>The newly released <b>Samsung</b> Galaxy Gear smartwatch gives users several of the basic functions of modern smartphones in a conventiently small package, …

Samsung wants to connect Galaxy Gear smartwatch to TVs

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Gear smartwatch is seen as an extension of the smartphone, but research is under way to see how the wearable device could …

Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch: Concept render, news and rumours

Android for your arm? Here's what we've heard about the Samsung smartwatch<p>Samsung will unveil its ‘Galaxy Gear’ smartwatch in Berlin on September 4, reports claim.<p>The South Korean giant hopes its new device, which it has already confirmed is in development, will give it a headstart against Apple. …

Pebble, Gear...Fitbit Force? Making the case for 'semi-smart watch' over smartwatch

I was going to write a story on two watches: the Samsung Galaxy Gear, and the Pebble watch. They represent opposite ends of the wearable spectrum: Big Tech, and indie power. Each is making a bid for your wrist, but in a very different way: budget vs. high-end, locked down to several devices vs. …

Apple can read your iMessages, security firm says

In June, Apple said that communication over iMessage is protected by "end-to-end encryption," and so secure that even the company itself "cannot decrypt that data." But on Thursday, security researchers disputed that claim.<p>At the Hack in the Box conference in Kuala Lumpur, Quarkslab -- a …

AT&T tries to reel in tablet users with new $5 day pass and three-month data plan

In a bid to get more tablets connected to its network — however briefly — AT&T today announced that it's launching $5 day passes that will offer 250MB of data to tablet owners. The plans can be purchased and enabled directly from tablets that offer cellular connectivity, and AT&T is positioning the …

Why Kansas State QB Daniel Sams Is Giving Texas Coaches Nightmares

Texas has never started Big 12 conference play with a losing record under Mack Brown. However, the Longhorns enter Saturday's game with Kansas State at 1-2 after dropping back-to-back games against BYU and Ole Miss.<p>Brown's future in Austin is a storyline that simply won't go away, but it can at …

49ers vs. Seahawks 2013: Marshawn Lynch carries Seattle's offense

SB Nation's writers react to the Seahawks blowout win over the 49ers on Sunday Night Football.<p>The Seahawks and 49ers met in Seattle for a Week 2 battle that broke the Guinness Book of World Records' mark for loudest stadium. The 49ers were handled a loss on the field and likely lost nose tackle Ian …

Colin Kaepernick 'Shaves' His Eyebrow After Losing Bet with Russell Wilson

Colin Kaepernick held up his end of the bargain after losing a shaved-eyebrow bet with Russell Wilson in the San Francisco 49ers' loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday night.<p>Well, sort of. While extremely realistic-looking, it appears as though the folks at EA Sports have used their graphic-design …

Smartphone Boom Fuels A $1 Billion Fantasy Sports Industry

The whole beauty of fantasy sports is that you can manage teams of pro athletes without ever leaving your couch. The process of drafting teams, betting on the success of individual players and trash-talking with your similarly obsessed friends takes place on Web and mobile platforms, and that makes …

Sherman: Harbaugh snubbed me

Richard Sherman called out his former college coach after the Seattle Seahawks' 29-3 victory over the 49ers on Sunday night, saying San Francisco …

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Zach Johnson rallies to win BMW

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Zach Johnson is having a September to remember, and there's still one very big week to go.<p>In one tournament, he made a 25-foot …

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