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Ravens' D a throwback to vintage Baltimore

Jeff Saturday explains why the Ravens proved to have a top defense in the league after their strong performance against the Bengals.

The World's First Hologram Table is Here, and Could Be Yours for $47,000

After years of movie magic made hologram tables the objects of our futuristic affections, the technology to create our own Star Wars- or Minority …

Irv Gotti Has The Answer For Why White Supremacy Is On The Rise: The Kardashians

For Gotti, the current socio-political climate is a direct response to the Kardashian and Jenner women's love for black men.<p>As the nation looks for …

iPhone 8’s Touch ID could have a surprising new home

We’re all wondering where Apple will place Touch ID on the iPhone 8, with the physical Home button set to disappear in favor of a larger display. The latest report indicates it could be embedded in the handset’s power button on its right side.<p>Following in the footsteps of Samsung and LG in an …

Google is using your entire search history to create a personalized news feed

Google, perhaps more than any other tech giant, knows an astonishing amount about you.<p>Your search history alone could be enough to paint a …

Billionaires make it rain on Plenty, the indoor farming startup

SoftBank Vision Fund, the huge tech-investment vehicle helmed by Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, has led a $200 million investment into indoor farming startup Plenty.<p>Joining Son on his trip out to back the (indoor) farm movement are notable tech billionaires Eric Schmidt and Jeff Bezos through …

You can test the PS4’s next big firmware update

PS4 version 5.0 is on the way<p>Sony will run a beta test for its next major update to the PlayStation 4 operating system, the company announced today.<p>The beta for PS4 system software update 5.0 will begin in “early August,” Sony said. The company also let users try its previous major update, version …

Microsoft Surface Pro One Week Review: Making A Good Experience Even Better

The Microsoft Surface Pro has been the pride and glory of the Surface line and has gone through the most revisions of all the Surface products Microsoft has launched. I have actually used every single version of Surface, so I have some history. Microsoft effectively <i>created</i> the Windows detachable …

Dell XPS 27 delivers a feast for the senses in an all-in-one footprint - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The XPS 27 (2017) has a terrific audio system, especially for an all-in-one, and a display with excellent color reproduction. It can also be configured to deliver decent gameplay and basic VR capability.<p><b>The Bad</b> The webcam is poorly placed and it's not the most graceful-looking all-in-one. …

These Are The Places In The U.S. That Will Be Soaked By Climate Change First

Low-lying coastal areas are going to start seeing flooding every couple of weeks–even though there is no rain or extreme weather. Get ready to get wet.<p>They call it “sunny day” or “nuisance” flooding: days when it doesn’t rain and there’s no extreme weather, but streets in coastal areas become …

How the Hell Is the Aston Martin Valkyrie a Road-Legal Car?

This is our first official look at a near-production ready Aston Martin Valkyrie. Wow.<p>Last month, we got a brief glimpse and a a lot of neat details on Aston Martin's crazy Valkyrie hypercar. Aston has just released a number of images and details on a nearly-production-spec Valkyrie, and wow. This …

At least 28 dead after brutal gang fight in Mexico prison

Outbreak of violence in Acapulco, one of the worst in recent years, comes during visit by US homeland security secretary John Kelly<p>At least 28 prisoners were killed in a brutal prison fight on Thursday in the Mexican Pacific resort of Acapulco, in one of the worst outbreaks of violence in the …

2017 Open Championship Prize Money: How Does It Compare To Other Sports?

The winner of the 2017 Open Championship will win a tidy $1.85m (£1.4m), but how does that compare to the winner's cheque in other individual</b> …

50 Cent calls Jay-Z's new album 'golf course music,' and not as a compliment

Jay-Z's long-awaited response to his wife Beyonce's "Lemonade" album was released on June 30. The album, titled "4:44," is his 14th studio album and his first since 2013's "Magna Carta Holy Grail."<p>As expected, it's being met with reviews on all ends of the spectrum, and perhaps none harsher in the …

Gordon Hayward's $128 Million Contract Is Meaningless In The Land Of LeBron

Now that the dust has settled on the news that Jazz small forward Gordon Hayward is taking his talents to Boston for a four-year, $128 million contract, here are some random thoughts I had on the deal that took the internet by storm … largely because there’s not much else going on.<p>Gordon Hayward? …

Samsung expects its record-breaking profits in 2017 will continue

After stumbling in 2016 Samsung appears to be back on track in 2017, as it just announced projected earnings for the second quarter that would show its highest operating profit ever. The company won't provide a detailed breakdown for a few more weeks, but it's estimating an operating profit of 14 …

An ‘Uber for garbage’ picks up steam, and $11.7 million in Series A funding

Sometimes, it seems like every possible on-demand service that could be created has already come along — and, in some cases, gone away. But Recycle Track Systems (RTS), a two-year-old, New York-based waste and recycling management technology company, serves to remind that there remain plenty of …

Billionaire Jim Jannard Launches First Virtual Reality Smartphone

Jim Jannard has made a career out of revolutionizing lenses. His first business was sunglasses brand Oakley, which started out of his car with $300 in 1975. After going public in 1995, it later sold to Luxottica for $2.1 billion. In 2005, he founded RED Digital Camera, which reimagined how to build …

Sony’s Playstation Now streaming service now includes PS4 games

Game subscription services now look like they’re here to stay, and Sony’s Playstation Now just got an exciting update: The first PS4 games on the service are now available to play. The debut list includes 24 games that originally came out on PS4, bringing PS Now to the contemporary console era of …

Red Dead Redemption

How the Rise in Online Weed Delivery is Affecting Dispensaries?

It is no secret that the medical marijuana business is thriving and shows no signs of slowing. This is how many dispensaries are now able to offer …

Chillin': Ice Cube, Cavs still waiting on Billups' decision

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ice Cube is chilling as he waits for Chauncey Billups to make a move.<p>The rapper-turned-basketball mogul said Wednesday that he doesn't know if Billups will join Cleveland's front office and lead the Cavaliers' basketball operations. Last week, Cube, who co-founded Big3, a new …

Bad Boy Entertainment to launch Macy’s pop-up

Bad Boy Entertainment is expanding into retail. The record label, which was founded by Sean "Diddy" Combs, is producing the Heritage collection, a line of Bad Boy merchandise that will be exclusive to Macy's.<p>To celebrate the new endeavor and the release of Combs "Can't Stop Won't Stop" documentary, …

Republicans aren’t exactly clamoring to work for Donald Trump

Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr., despite a series of shocking scandals, was rewarded with a promotion of sorts last month: Donald Trump, …

Ice Cube Confronts Bill Maher Over His Use Of The N-Word On ‘Real Time’

Friday saw Bill Maher return to HBO following the controversy that surrounded him due to his use of the n-word on last week’s <i>Real Time</i>. Maher used his return to poke fun at himself and apologize for his mistake, getting a few lessons from his guests in the process. While it was mostly business as …

The State Of Advanced Website Builders

Advanced website builders — the tools provided by <i>Squarespace</i>, <i>Wix</i>, <i>Weebly</i>, <i>The Grid</i> and more — produce websites that look and feel like they were …

Web Design

Everything Sony Told Us About the Future of PlayStation

Pull your gaze from Nintendo’s bedazzling Switch for a moment and consider Sony’s now widespread PlayStation 4. Console sales have in general …

Which Marijuana Stock Could Be First to $1 Billion in Annual Sales?

This pot stock could be seeing green soon enough.<p>The marijuana industry is growing like a weed, and investors have certainly taken notice. Far more …

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Magpie is a tiny GPS tracker for kids, dogs, or luggage that will work anywhere in the world

The GPS tracker is only about an inch in diameter and syncs with an Android or iOS app. It's waterproof, and it can be attached to everyday items — like keys, wallets, or laptops — or to a pet's collar or child's backpack.<p>There are a lot of GPS trackers on the market, many of which are about the …

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Box Office: 'Wonder Woman' Breaks Records With $100M Opening Weekend

"Wonder Woman" crushed expectations and smashed records this weekend with her first solo movie.<p>The Warner Bros. and DC Comics film appears to have delivered on massively high expectations -- as of the Sunday morning the super hero film is looking at a $100.5 million domestic opening weekend from …