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The Weirdest Hotel Butlers EVER

Hotels are offering some pretty creative butler services these days to attract guests' attention. Many of these offerings may be gimmicks, but we couldn't help but wonder -- what do these specialty jobs actually involve?<p>Hotels are offering some pretty creative butler services these days to attract …

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Mini guide to Naples, Italy

Naples is an exhilarating mess of Unesco-listed historic buildings, citrus tree-filled cloisters and electrifying street life.<p>Naples is an exhilarating mess of Unesco-listed historic buildings, citrus tree-filled cloisters and electrifying street life. Once the heart of Roman Neapolis, the historic …

Mini guide to Sicily, Italy

At first glance, this Mediterranean haven looks like a scoop of old Italy, but Arabian influences linger in the architecture and culinary traditions of the island.<p>Rumbling volcanoes, crumbling ruins, indulgent ice creams – at first glance, Sicily looks like a scoop of old Italy, but there are …

One Tiny Island, a World Record Human Pyramid

The Human Pyramid Challenge with Underwater Vision was a popular sign-up when the festival opened Saturday; more than 200 Dive Week passport holders jockeyed for coveted spots.<p>Off the coast of Honduras, 18 miles and a world away, sits Isla de Utila, the smallest of three Bay Islands. Known for its …

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See The Cast Of 'Edward Scissorhands' Then and Now

The 1990 suburban fairy tale 'Edward Scissorhands' was the first of many collaborations between director Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, the film's star. …

The 9 Indie Films You Must See This July

July is about to offer quite the selection to movie-goers, and not just if you’re into superheroes and sequels. As an extension of our recent summer …

Sick of the “bloatware” on the Galaxy S4? TrulyClean can help

Ranging from potentially useful apps like Facebook, to apps from the manufacturer’s marketing partners, to obscure apps that users have no idea what to do with, bloatware takes up precious storage space, fills up app drawers, and some say, even affects the performance of the device. And the worst …

Why record sales of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone won’t calm investors

Twenty million Samsung Galaxy S4 smartphones—the primary competitor to the iPhone—have apparently been sold in the first two months since the device’s mid-April launch, but those numbers are unlikely to address deeper fears investors have about the South Korean electronics giant. On June 7, analyst …

Nokia to embrace 'challenger' role in new marketing push

Nokia's troubles appealing to customers in the mobile space have prompted the company to rethink its marketing strategy.<p>Speaking to AdAge in an interview published on Wednesday, Nokia Chief Marketing Officer Tuula Rytila said that her company has come to the realization that it's no longer "the …

DJ Casual: making music with an iPad, an algorithm, and a Traktor Kontrol Z1

So! You wanna be a DJ? Join the club! There are zillions of ways to get into music curation, and the next step up from creating iTunes playlists is probably to get a copy of Native Instruments’ Traktor DJ app, $4.99 for iPhones and $19.99 for iPads. You’ll be up and running in no time, learning to …

Why did Apple hire a Paris fashion executive?

Paul Deneve arrives in Cupertino after orchestrating a bold overhaul at Yves Saint Laurent<p>The worlds of high tech and high fashion collided on Tuesday, when Apple announced the hiring of Paul Deneve, former CEO and president of the iconic Yves Saint Laurent luxury brand. Deneve, 52, will serve as …

Google shouldn’t allow HTC to abandon software updates for last year’s One S

Struggling HTC isn’t doing itself any favors by abandoning software updates on a phone that’s just over 14 months old. It doesn’t help Android at …

Samsung sold 20 million Galaxy S4s in two months (that’s 228 per minute)

Recently, Samsung has been plagued by a series of reports that questioned the market performance of its flagship Galaxy S4. Worried about a looming slowdown, a number of brokerage houses cut their estimates causing Samsung’s stock value to plummet in the past few weeks.<p>Investors might regain some …