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A Major Netflix Competitor Is Down And Perhaps Out

Something strange is going on in the quasi-pirate world of Popcorn Time and nobody seems to know exactly what it is.<p>Popcorn Time is a Netflix-like app that streams a huge assortment of shows and films to Mac, PC, and Android using a clever implementation of Bit Torrent. And it does it all for free, …

Russia racism debate rages after stunt with Obama impersonator and banana

Video emerges of Red Bull Flugtag competition showing men apparently in blackface makeup, one dressed as US president, chasing banana off a ramp<p>The recent scrutiny of racism in the 2018 World Cup host Russia has expanded to include the world’s largest energy drink brand, after a video from a Red …

Camera+ For iPhone is Free Through November 16th; Here’s How to Get It

Camera+ is one of the most well-liked third party camera apps for iOS devices. It has sold over 10 million copies, and its robust interface and suite …

University of the People - where students get free degrees

Ali Patrik Eid is a happy man right now. A few weeks ago he graduated from a university that he didn't pay a penny for. He didn't even have to show up for lectures.<p>And when his wife gave birth to twins shortly after he started his course in business management, it was no problem for him to take six …

13 of the Best New iOS Apps from April (2014)

From music-themed dating apps to browsers and Family Guy fun and games, we covered a lot of ground with new iOS apps in April. Here’s our pick of the bunch for the month.<p>Carousel [From Dropbox]<p>Dropbox launched a new photo- and video-sharing gallery app called Carousel last month, combining content …

Flipt Wants To Help You Make Smarter Home Investment — And Flipping — Decisions

While the U.S. real estate market is still experiencing its ups and downs, the number of online real estate startups continues to increase quickly. The latest entrant in this business is Flipt, which aims to take some of the emotion out of real estate purchase decisions and replace it with a more …

What an App Is Telling Us About How Poorly We Sleep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The importance of sleep can’t be underestimated, but the benefits of catching your z’s go beyond banishing under-eye circles. Getting sufficient sleep offers a big boost for productivity and mental alertness, making you more effective at …

Android now lets you search for hotels and restaurants you can actually afford

So far, Android search hasn't been very discriminating when it comes to hotels and restaurants; finding a posh eatery one block away is no use if you can't afford it. Google is about to provide relief to wallets everywhere, though, as it just updated the mobile search app to include filters <i>à la</i> …

How Can One Man Cut a Log into Boards All by Himself? By Using a Logosol

At the Holz-Handwerk show there are tons of circular saws, tons panel saws and tons of CNC mills. But there's only one Logosol M8 Portable Sawmill. …