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Source: No decision yet when to retire Jeter's No. 2

When will the Yankees retire Derek Jeter's uniform No. 2?<p>The decision has not yet been made.<p>Derek Jeter Day will be held Sunday and a source familiar …

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"It's not my game."

Samsung ditches all-plastic design with metal Galaxy Alpha

Get used to this look, you're going to see a lot of it<p>After much speculation, Samsung has today announced the Galaxy Alpha, a smartphone with a metal frame. The Alpha is an ultra-thin (6.7mm) Android phone with a 4.7-inch 720p display, 12-megapixel camera, a fairly small 1,860mAh battery, and …

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Stream live games, check the latest scores or watch the best highlights with the best brand in sports: ESPN. Pick your favorite teams and leagues to …

Wes Anderson has an idea for the most boring James Bond movie ever

The traits that make Wes Anderson so distinctive — colorful, quirky compositions, eccentric soundtracks, meticulous attention to detail, and recurring collaborations with actors like Bill Murray and Owen Wilson — hardly make him the man to direct a blockbuster action movie. But that doesn't mean he …

Samsung's Galaxy S5 takes on the top smartphones around

There were a number of big smartphone announcements today, but in the end, all eyes were on Samsung to see what it would do for the Galaxy S5, the latest in its incredibly popular line of phones. The device is bigger, faster, and more powerful than ever, but like usual, Samsung is hoping that some …

The Gear Fit is what wearables should look like

Samsung steals its own limelight with a smartly designed fitness band<p>The original Galaxy Gear was always a beta device. Samsung’s first smartwatch was testing waters the company had never waded in before, and it took a lot of well-earned criticism for its shortcomings. Less than six months later, …

Boeing is making a phone for 'Mission Impossible' agents

Smartphone for defense customers wipes your data if you try to get inside it<p>Boeing's mysterious smartphone — the one that was supposed to have come out by the end of 2012 — is now out of the bag. Boeing today posted a full breakdown of Black, a device aimed at defense and security customers. The …

Connect or die: why Facebook needed WhatsApp

Facebook's mission statement isn't a promise, it's a threat<p>When Mark Zuckerberg says he wants to "connect the world’s people," it’s not some gentle, humanist statement. Zuckerberg intends to own the communications layer of the world we live in — if today’s $16-plus billion acquisition of messaging …

Lloyd McClendon Rips Kevin Long for Ripping Robinson Cano

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Why Would A Major Network Cut Back On Latino News?

The mission isn't exactly accomplished after NBC Latino is quietly shut down, leaving a noticeable void.<p>Last Friday, they turned off the lights and let go of four of the seven staffers at NBC Latino, reassigning the others. The site, where I worked from 2011 until last year, was an ambitious, …

Apple reportedly facing hurdles with smartwatch production

Apple has faced several setbacks in its attempt to design a smartwatch, according to <i>The Information</i>. Those include unsatisfactory battery performance attributed to display issues. Apple has explored switching the display technology used within its smartwatch, according to the report, though <i>The</i> …

Samsung Got A Bigger Tablet Boost For Christmas Than Apple, According To Onswipe

Touchscreen publishing company Onswipe has good news for Samsung. As Onswipe’s Chief Marketing Officer Jason Baptiste put it in an email, “Samsung clearly won Christmas when it comes to tablets.”<p>Specifically, the company looked at visitors to Onswipe-optimized sites for the period of Dec. 26-29 in …

Unofficial $99 prescription option for Google Glass coming soon

Rochester Optical will offer a $99 prescription lens option for Google Glass(s goog), with pre-orders expected to start shortly after next week’s …

The NSA's catalog of spy gear shows how it hacks computers

Over the New Year’s holiday the German newspaper Spiegel has published details about the gadgets the NSA uses to spy on people and companies. According to the newspaper the NSA has a special secret unit, called ANT, which specializes in creating tech related devices for eavesdropping and installing …

Captain Picard sings “Let It Snow!” The Christmas carol gets Star Trek remix. (Video)

Thanksgiving is over, which means it’s officially time for Christmas carols to haunt you until Dec. 25. If you’re a <i>Star Trek</i> fan, here is at least …

DJ Earworm Mashup - United State of Pop 2013 (Living the Fantasy)

Star Wars Metallic Nano Puzzles

Make your own Star Wars miniatures with these metallic nano puzzle kits. Available in Millennium Falcon and R2-D2 versions, each starts out as a …

Full Size Street Legal Batmobile Replica

If you happen to find yourself with an extra $200,000 burning a hole in your pocket and with spare room in your garage, why not pick yourself up an …

Wireless Speaker Ear Warmers

Keep your ears warm this Winter yet still hear your music with these Wireless Speaker Ear Warmers. These ear warmers have integrated Bluetooth …

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Thanks for nothing, Disney: Hollywood helped make the Tea Party

<b>George W. Bush, Arnold Schwarzenegger (AP/Charles Dharapak)</b><p>Ronald Reagan, Barry Goldwater and the roots of modern conservatism were aided by an unlikely source — Hollywood<p>Neil Gross<p>November 17, 2013 11:59am (UTC)<p>At a gala ceremony in Hollywood last month, the Environmental Media Association handed …

Yale Professor Comes Up With Theory To Explain A Fan Mystery In James Bond Flick 'Skyfall'

However, one fan theory that came about was that villain Raoul Silva (Javier Bardem) may be M's (Judi Dench) son. (Remember Silva was the one who wanted revenge on M for leaving him to rot in a cell in Hong Kong.)<p>Sound crazy?<p>Yale law professor Stephen L. Carter doesn't think so.<p>Carter says he came …

Jonathan Martin's attorney fires back at Dolphins

DAVIE, Fla. – As Miami Dolphins players heaped more criticism on teammate Jonathan Martin Thursday, the offensive tackle's camp shot back with famed sports attorney David Cornwell.<p>Cornwell, who has defended athletes such as Alex Rodriguez and Ryan Braun, is representing Martin while the NFL …

Samsung eyes phones with foldable displays in 2015

Samsung aims to unveil phones and other devices with foldable displays in another two years, give or take.<p>At an analysts event Wednesday night local time in Seoul, Korea, Samsung CEO Kwon Oh Hyun presented a slideshow revealing the company's display technology timeline for the next few years. As …

Yankees fire strength and conditioning coach Dana Cavalea

The Yankees have fired strength and conditioning coach Dana Cavalea, according to a New York Post report.<p>Cavalea had worked with the Yankees since …