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AT&T Nokia Lumia 1520 Available on Amazon for $99.99

There’s a lot fuss going on all over about delayed Nokia Lumia 1520 shipments due to high demand. Some reports suggest that Nokia’s latest phablet is …

Waze partners up with Universal Pictures to let celebrity voices give you driving directions

GPS turn-by-turn directions are staid and boring, whether they are relayed by a male or female voice. Waze wants to give us what we <i>really</i> want, which is, quite naturally, driving directions delivered with the gravitas only Hollywood actors can bring. To that end, the social navigation company has …

Want to make apps for Glass? Google opens Mirror API to all developers

​<p>Finished poring over that API documentation for, like, the millionth time? Good. Managed to hustle your way to a hackathon? Great! Finally, then, it's time to put all that knowhow to practical use -- the Mirror API is now open to all developers. Before now, you'd have needed to find your way onto …

Apple Sold 33.8 Million iPhones, 14.1 Million iPads, And 4.6 Million Macs In Q4 2013

Well folks, Apple has just put up some mixed numbers in its fiscal Q4 2013 earnings release — $37.5 billion in revenue and $7.5 billion in net profit to be exact — but how exactly did the tech titan fare in terms of hardware sales?<p>This time around Apple sold 33.8 million iPhones (which it notes is …

More Nexus 5 details break cover in leaked LG service manual

It appears that nothing about the hardware of Google and LG's next Nexus smartphone will be left to the imagination by the time it releases. <i>Android Police</i> just got its mitts on what's claimed to be a 281-page draft of a service manual for the DE21. Surprise! The product specs match up nicely with …

Why Did Apple Buy Cue? Because Google Now Eats Siri’s Lunch

Apple has acquired the ‘smart assistant’ company Cue, for over $40M. Why? Because Google is absolutely murdering Apple when it comes to the utility of Google Now.<p>Apple is likely to use the acquisition, or its talent, to bolster the offerings of its Today section with additional signals curated from …

Tests show the iPhone 5S motion sensors are significantly miscalibrated

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: Gizmodo<p>Although Apple went to great lengths to promote the M7 motion coprocessor in the new iPhone 5s, it appears the …

A gold iPad mini 2 surfaces as word of double RAM bubbles

While we can almost be certain the iPad mini 2 will be come in a darker shade of gray, details have dropped potentially revealing new tech specs for …

iPad Mini

Photographers use iFruit app to capture GTA V landscapes - Pocket-lint

Many headlines have praised Grand Theft Auto V's ability to rake in more than $1 billion in sales within three days of its release - especially since …

Beats Electronics unplugs HTC with $265 million share buyback

Looks like the rumors were true. HTC announced today that Beats Electronics will buy back the remaining 25 percent stake it had in the headphone maker for $265 million, all but bringing to an end a two-year partnership that has never really worked out. It's quite a bit of cash for HTC, after it …

Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update To Land In November (Rumor)

We recently heard that the Android 4.3 update was being tested on the Samsung Galaxy S4, plus some other devices, and now it would appear that we …

Google Recently Made A Silent Shift To A New Search Algorithm, “Hummingbird”

Have you noticed recently that Google has gotten a bit better at offering up direct answers to questions? If so, there’s a reason for it: they recently flipped the switch on a new search algorithm they call “Hummingbird”, which focuses on parsing searches as complex questions.<p>Google mentioned the …

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Amazon Faces High-Stakes Challenge In Scaling Mayday On-Demand Support

What happens when it’s easier to call tech support than to Google your problem? Amazon might discover the costly answer to that question depending on how much the owners of its new Kindle Fire HDX tablets use its Mayday on-demand video customer support feature. And whether they behave …

Sony's Cyber-shot QX100 lens camera is fantastic, impractical (sample photos)

At Sony's IFA press event, reps handed out samples of the company's $250 lens cameras to everyone in the room. We really enjoyed our time with the Cyber-shot QX10, but that model's more powerful sibling, the QX100, promised even better performance, albeit in a substantially larger package. …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>Sporty pants worn the least sporty way.<p>By Megan Gustashaw1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>Ronnie Fieg talks about his label's new multi-brand, …

Men's Fashion

A Photographer’s Take On The iPhone 5S Camera

The iPhone 5S announcement this week was punctuated with a lot of specs and buzzwords. Much of it centered around the new Touch ID fingerprint scanner and the 64-bit processor. But the most intriguing to me was the camera advancements.<p>Apple has been putting a major focus on the camera in the iPhone …

Writers and Their Libraries: What Books Did David Foster Wallace, James Joyce, and Evelyn Waugh Own? (PHOTOS)

The Harry Ransom Center shares some of the titles in the libraries of David Foster Wallace, James Joyce, Nancy Cunard, and other writers. Plus, …

Articles about emerald city 5 modern homes seattle on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>A rainy start to the Brooklyn Home Tour—the closing event of City Modern—didn't deter those who turned out for a peek into five...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>There's a …

Home Tours

35 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat of …

Triumph Bonneville Custom by Ton Up Garage

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>British<br>• Custom<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Retro<br>• Triumph<p>The modern Triumph Bonneville, released in 2001 to much critical acclaim, is based …

ZSL animal photography prize 2013 - in pictures

A tiny leaf-cutter ant carrying a heavy load and a turtle gliding through the Red Sea are among the images judged by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) to best illustrate the wonders of the animal world. These winning and commended images were entered into the ZSL animal photography prize 2013, …

'Star Wars' lightsaber thumb-wrestling goes to the digit side

The ancient sport of thumb-wrestling gets a sci-fi upgrade with a lightsaber kit that outfits your thumbs for battle.<p>It's the eternal struggle of good versus evil, but in the end, only one thumb can truly triumph. To emerge as victor, you will need to train hard with your Jedi master teacher, the …

Mathematics

Wayne Rooney should be considered a Manchester United great alongside Charlton and Law, says Viv Anderson

Former Manchester United defender Viv Anderson believes Wayne Rooney should be considered a great at Old Trafford.<p>The England striker reached 200 goals for the club on Tuesday night when he scored twice in the Champions League win over Bayer Leverkusen, with his double century coming in just 406 …

What human faces might look like in 100,000 years

Big eyes and huge foreheads may be the look for the year 102013, according to researcher Nickolay Lamm<p>Find out more about how technology is changing us in Observer Tech Monthly. Next issue out 13 October<p>Since we humans are prone to launching chemical weapons, unwittingly killing off the bee …

David Silva set to return for derby

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is optimistic David Silva will be fit to return to the side for Sunday’s Manchester derby.<p>Silva, 27, has …

Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger hits back at Real Madrid president Florentino Perez's claims over Mesut Özil

Arsène Wenger has accused Florentino Perez of trying to deflect attention away from his decision to sell Mesut Özil to Arsenal after the Real Madrid president claimed the player “could not stand the pressure” at the Bernabéu.<p>Perez this week responded to the backlash from <b>Real</b> players and supporters …

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson rubbishes suggestions that he influenced referees

Sir Alex Ferguson has denied suggestions he may have had influence over referees during his decorated career.<p>Comments from former official Mark Halsey this week, in which he referred to having a "good relationship" with the Scot, led to claims Ferguson may have had undue influence during his long …