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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 …

Mophie Juice Pack Powerstation Duo: All day charger for mobile gadgets

I bought this USB charging unit because I have a lousy sense of direction. I get lost in buildings and in cities, even ones I’m familiar with. My …

Apple Could Sell As Many As 1 Million iPhone 5c In First-Day Preorders

Apple began talking pre-orders for its colorful lower-priced iPhone 5c today, and one analyst says the company could sell as many as 1 million in 24 hours among non-tech savvy customers who like the new color options.<p>The iPhone 5c, encased in plastic and available in white and four other bright …

Orée Introduces Marble Wireless Charging Pebble and Wooden Touch Pad

Orée, the French company that combines technology with luxury craftsmanship, has launched new additions to its range of computer accessories in the form of a wireless marble charging pebble and a wooden touch slab – or touch pad, to you and me.<p>The wireless charger is made of marble and wood and …

Apple’s iPhone 5s, the A7 Chip, and That 64-Bit Question

When Apple unveiled the iPhone 5s on Tuesday, the company touted as one of its tentpole features the 64-bit desktop-class processing power of its new …

Boot up: Nexus 5 rumours, Microsoft 2000, new Chromebooks, and more

An iPh*n*-free zone, with Acer on Wintel, Sabu's delayed sentencing, MotoX shipment figures, and more<p>A burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team. Contains no iPh*n*s.<p>Nexus 5 release date, specs, price: Everything you need to know >> Know Your Mobile<p>Seems to be made by …

Tired Of Inequality? One Economist Says It'll Only Get Worse

Economist Tyler Cowen has some advice for what to do about America's income inequality: Get used to it. In his latest book, <i>Average Is Over</i>, Cowen lays out his prediction for where the U.S. economy is heading, like it or not:<p>"I think we'll see a thinning out of the middle class," he tells NPR's …

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C: everything you need to know

Apple’s iPhone event on Tuesday brought us the two new devices we expected — and not much else. At a comparatively subdued and small event, the company replaced last year’s iPhone 5 with two models: the iPhone 5c, a colorful plastic phone that starts at $99, and the iPhone 5s, a high-end device …

iOS 7: hidden iPhone features that will be enabled

As Apple releases its new operating software ahead of the launch of the new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5c, we take a look at some of the exciting features that will be enabled.<p>Apple is due to release iOS 7 to the public on September 18, just ahead of the two new iPhones themselves.<p>While some of the …

107-Year-Old Man Dies In Shootout with SWAT Team

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In Pine Bluff, Arkansas on Sunday, a 107-year-old man was shot and killed after exchanging gunfire …

Beautiful Photo of NASA’s LADEE On Its Way to the Moon Behind the NYC Skyline

Earlier today, we shared the news that NASA has officially joined Instagram, and just in time to share some photos of the Lunar Atmosphere and Dust …

How to spot if people are lying in texts

A Brigham Young University study offers hope to all those who fear someone is texting them fibs. Lying texters take longer to reply and write shorter texts.<p>"Had a few drinks, went straight home."<p>"Working late."<p>"Let's elope."<p>If you get any of these texts -- and if they're a little longer in coming …

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Beeban Kidron: 'We need to talk about teenagers and the internet'

The boy addicted to porn; the girl who endured sexual assault to get her BlackBerry back… In Beeban Kidron's sobering documentary British teenagers open up about how they use and feel about their smartphones and the internet<p>When Beeban Kidron makes a film, she says, she always tends to start on the …

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Vin Diesel: 15 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About the 'Riddick' Star

Getty<p>You know Vin Diesel as the pumped-up, deep-voiced action star who headlines high-octane movies like "Fast & Furious 6" and "XXX," but there's much more to the actor than meets the eye.<p>We bet you'd be surprised to know the "Riddick" star got his start in theater or that he once appeared in a …

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New Photography Technique Reflects Themes of Anxiety

<i>Gellage</i> is a series by Czech photographer Michal Macku named after an intricate technique he developed. The term “gellage”–essentially a portmanteau of “collage” and “gelatin”–refers to a process that involves “the transfer of exposed and fixed photographic emulsion onto paper.” Macku's …

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Stanislas Wawrinka beats his racket beyond recognition

Such a methodical destruction.<p>Stanislas Wawrinka was sad during his dropped fourth set against Novak Djokovic, so he smashed his racket:<p>Wawrinka didn't just smash the racket, though. That's not enough. He took the time necessary to really mangle the thing and put it out of its misery:<p>That's called …

50 Nominees for Best New Restaurant in America 2013

<b>Andrew Knowlton</b>, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> Foodist, spent countless hours and traveled thousands of miles in search of America's Best New Restaurants (see the winners in our Hot 10 feature). After way too many dinners alone at the bar, he returned home with this list of 50 trendsetting nominees–from New …

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Man's YouTube killing confession may lead to charges

An Ohio man posts a video in which he admits to driving down a highway the wrong way and killing a 61-year-old man.<p>"I just drank to get out of my head for a few hours."<p>These are the words of 22-year-old Ohioan Matthew Cordle.<p>He could have lied. He did for a time. The incident happened on June 22. …

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Canada’s Huot ready for Paralympic swimming worlds on home soil

Canada's Benoit Huot, a triple medallist at the 2012 London Paralympics, says he'll have his eye on top rival Andre Brasil when the two compete at this week's paralympic swimming world championships.<p>"Andre is definitely the star of our category and he's going to be racing in both of my events," the …

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