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Startups and Self-Loathing at the 8th Annual Crunchies Awards

The Valley loves satire. Or does it?<p>There was a moment last night — when comedian T.J. Miller (who had called an Uber co-founder’s girlfriend “bitch” multiple times) was smashing a TechCrunch piñata as a hundred people walked out of his performance — that the Crunchies, and the presenter, seemed …

Apple refreshes entire Retina MacBook Pro lineup with improved processors and more RAM standard

As expected, Apple has pushed out an upgrade to the Retina MacBook Pro lineup. Both the 15-inch and 13-inch models were updated, and two models received price drops.<p>Each 15-inch model received a modest processor speed bump, starting with a new 2.2 GHz chip in the base model, followed by 2.5 GHz in …

New Report Tempers iWatch Expectations, Device May Have 'Simpler' Technological Capabilities

Apple's much-rumored iWatch has been depicted as a standalone device able to function as a typical smart watch and monitor everything from glucose to blood pressure, but a new report from Brian Dolan of <i>MobiHealthNews</i> (via <i>NetworkWorld</i>) suggests that the iWatch's actual functionality may be somewhat …

Steve Jobs Once Considered Killing Apple's Pro Products

Ken Segall, the creative director behind the Think Different campaign and author of <i>Insanely Simple</i>, a book about his experiences creating advertising for Apple, writes in a blog post about Apple's "evolving view of 'Pro'" that Steve Jobs once considered killing Apple's entire line of Pro …

New iPhone coming September 10th. Here are the features to expect.

The new iPhone looks set to be revealed in September; and if a report from All Things D is to be believed, September 10th is the date to circle.<p>Though we shouldn’t expect significant innovations or improvements until next year, there are still likely to be a number exciting features that should …

How Apple's Text Alert Tone Was Created

Apple’s iconic ‘Tri-tone’ alert sound that plays when you receive a text message on the iPhone was born back in 1999, nearly a decade before the company shook up the phone industry when it released its first iPhone. That’s according to a blog post from its creator, Apple software designer Kelly …

Graft Concepts Wants To Be The Swiss Army Knife Of iPhone Cases

Card slots. A bottle opener. Pepper spray. Defense against a .50 caliber bullet. Whatever you might need on the go, people are thinking of ways for you to integrate it right into your iPhone case.<p>But Y Combinator startup Graft Concepts is trying to cover all your basic needs with one case, using a …

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 …

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Ford Sync will soon let you order pizza while on the road

Ever wish you could (safely) order pizza while driving home? You'll have that chance soon. Ford has just announced Sync AppLink support in five apps that could prove handy for many commuters, including Domino's Pizza. An upcoming version of the eatery's software will let you dictate orders without …

Intel dreams up a smart bowl that will charge gadgets

Now this would be cool: a wireless charging bowl.<p>If you're anything like me, you have a specific place where you drop your keys and phone at the end of the day. What if the bowl you dropped them into charged them up for you? Intel has plans for just that. Sneaked in among the several new …

Gear & Gadgets

More Hot Stuff from CES in Pictures

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> …

BVB seeking answers from Gundogan

Borussia Dortmund have urged Ilkay Gundogan to make up his mind about his future as speculation continues to link the Germany midfielder with a move …

Men's Olympic Qualifying Tournament News and Scores

Jun 14, 2016<p>Brazil sacked coach Dunga on Tuesday after the <i>Selecao</i> failed to get out of the group stage at the Copa America Centenario.<p>Peru eliminated …

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Pep heaps praise on Ribery and Robben

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola heaped praise on Franck Ribery and Arjen Robben when he spoke to reporters at a news conference at the club's …

Replacing Robert Lewandowski Will Be Borussia Dortmund's Toughest Task

If hearts hoping for the Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund rivalry to run and run sank at the April news of Mario Gotze’s move to the Allianz Arena, they are bottoming out now. The confirmation of Robert Lewandowski’s long-mooted move leaves the European champions reinforced to the limit of …

Soccer