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To Scale: The Solar System

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These are the six big things Apple is announcing today

By Hayley Tsukayama<p>Hayley Tsukayama<p>Reporter covering consumer technology<p>Email Bio Follow<p>SAN JOSE — Chief executive Tim Cook said that Apple had six big announcements Monday at its annual developers conference. Cook promised updates to each of Apple's operating systems — for the Apple TV, the Apple …

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Apple TV to Finally Get an Amazon Video App This Summer

Apple TV owners who are also Amazon Prime members, rejoice! You will no longer have to use laggy and unreliable AirPlay in order to stream Amazon Video from your iPhone or iPad to your Apple TV. As first reported by Recode and now confirmed by Buzzfeed, Amazon is finally releasing a native Apple TV …

End of an era as mp3 music format popularised by the iPod is officially discontinued [Update]

[<i>Update: OS News reports that what Fraunhofer IIS fails to mention is that the last of the patents expired, and this is the reason that it is no longer licensing the format.</i>]<p>More than 25 years after it was first developed, the mp3 format for digital music has been officially discontinued. The …

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10 Apple Watch bands you can get on Amazon for less than one band from Apple

Apple Watch bands from Apple can cost as much as $250 for the Modern Buckle band, and that’s not even including the $550 black Link Bracelet or the …

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Here's how to check which of your apps Apple's about to brick

It now seems more likely than ever that the next version of iOS will kill hundreds of thousands of apps.<p>The company's latest iOS beta comes with …

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Sony Sets 'Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' Sequel for October 2018 Debut

Fede Alvarez is directing 'The Girl in the Spider's Web,' which will feature an entirely new cast.<p>Lisbeth Salander is nearly back.<p>The titular heroine …

Jeff Bridges Revives ‘the Dude’ From ‘Big Lebowski’ to Honor John Goodman

Jeff Bridges resurrected his beloved “the Dude” from <i>The Big Lebowski</i> Friday, donning the character’s signature cardigan sweater while honoring his …

Looking for new iPhone wallpaper? Here are almost 1,000 images to choose from …

There’s no shortage of iPhone wallpaper sites out there, but trawling through them to find decent images can be a tedious process. One Reddit user, however, has done the work for you, pulling together some 944 images from wallpaper sites across the web …<p>Images include textured and graphic …

Google announces YouTube TV service that rivals cable for $35

YouTube wants to replace your cable TV service – for real this time.<p>At an event in California today, the company today announced a virtual cable TV similar to the likes of Sling TV or DirecTV Now. Basically you pay $35 every month and have access to a series of live broadcast and cable channels. …

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WSJ: Apple will ditch Lightning for USB-C on new iPhones

Here’s a rumor we’ve not heard before. According to a report from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, the next iPhones will feature a “USB-C port for the power cord and other peripheral devices instead of the company’s original Lightning connector.”<p>The wording isn’t 100 percent clear, but the <i>WSJ</i> seems to be …

Free App 'Reverb' Brings Amazon's Alexa to Mac Desktops, iPhones, and iPads

Developers at U.S. digital consultancy Rain have created a little-known app called Reverb that allows users to access Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant from their Mac desktop or iOS device.<p>Launching the free Mac app prompts users to sign in to their Amazon account, after which a window opens showing …

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The NAACP now opposes Sen. Jeff Sessions.....though in 2009 they honored him with their Governmental Award of Excellence. #ConfirmSessions https://t.co/N161sC5AnE

Dems hate that Trump's appointees will end rules like "net neutrality." But they should! As new FCC head @AjitPaiFCC explained on my show: https://t.co/KFbf87XWbb

John Stossel: The incredible smear machine aimed at Team Trump

Oh, no! I did it again.<p>It was a foolish mistake. But I slipped.<p>I read The New York Times.<p>This is bad for my health, because I get so mad at the smug socialist spin, but how can I <i>not</i> read it? It's my hometown paper. My wife wakes me up with indignant questions like, "How can you say government is …

Minnesota veteran with cancer asks for letters in ad

- A patient at the VA Medical Center in St. Cloud, Minnesota took out a newspaper ad asking people to send him letters during his last days.<p>The ad …

REPORT: Over 100 Murders Committed by Illegals. NONE of Them Deported...

Right now tensions are running high in our country, especially regarding all things illegal immigration. Now that plans to build a wall are underway, …

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Melissa McCarthy’s Sean Spicer Should Replace Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump On ‘SNL’

Alec Baldwin has a pretty sweet deal with <i>SNL</i>. He’ll play Donald Trump, usually in the cold open, but only when he’s not doing anything else (like voicing a baby who’s also — get this — a boss!). The <i>30 Rock</i> star has appeared in nearly half the episodes so far this season, which is how often I hope …

How a struggling actor became an Oscar frontrunner in 2017

When Taylor Sheridan was 11 years old, he caught a wicked case of pneumonia that left him bedridden for weeks and unable to enjoy the 200 acres he lived on in the small North Texas community of Bosque County, just an hour west of Waco.<p>Though he looks back on his childhood fondly, being sick and …

Gigapixel: The inauguration of Donald Trump

CUT THE CORD: Here's a guide to every live streaming service on the market or coming soon

This last year has seen two live streaming services, Sling TV and PlayStation Vue, refine themselves into well-functioning cable TV alternatives. AT&T also presented its own internet TV solution, DIRECTV NOW, but it apparently hasn't worked out the kinks as well as its predecessors.<p>2017 promises a …

Obama squeezes in $500 million payment to UN climate fund on his way out the door

President Barack Obama’s State Department, with just hours to go until it is overhauled by the incoming administration, announced Tuesday a half-a-billion-dollar contribution to the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund.<p>“The Green Climate Fund is a critical tool that helps catalyze billions of dollars …