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How to install 3 Android tablets in your car

<b>Update:</b> Added two Shield Tablet K1's for rear seat entertainment.<p>Ever since the original Nexus 7 came out, I always wanted to install a tablet in my …

Gear & Gadgets

Samsung Finally Gave Us the Laptop Apple Should Have

Samsung’s gone and done it guys. It’s made a perfectly wonderful laptop that retails for under a grand, is of exceptional quality, and is neither …

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the …

Android 7.0 Nougat Firmware Update ‘Coming Soon’ To HTC Nexus 9: Rogers

At a time when tech enthusiasts around the world are waiting for the next version of Google’s mobile operating system, dubbed Android 7.0 Nougat, …

'Deliberate crash' a huge blow to Lufthansa

Lufthansa has been rocked by news that its Germanwings flight 9525 was brought down deliberately by the plane's co-pilot.<p>French prosecutors said Thursday that the co-pilot locked the captain out of the cockpit before crashing the Airbus A320 into the French Alps Tuesday, killing all 150 people on …

North Korea calls Sony hack 'a righteous deed'

North Korea says it doesn't know who is behind the massive and embarrassing hack of Sony Pictures. But the government sure isn't upset it happened.<p>Hackers recently stole and posted online over 100 terabytes of data from the studio, including full movies, private employee records and revealing …

10 hottest housing markets for 2015

Even though the housing market has been steadily recovering for a few years now, one thing has been keeping it from making a real comeback: first-time homebuyers.<p>But that will soon change, according to Realtor.com.<p>As the jobs picture improves, Millennials are going to be returning to the housing …

NBC wants you to remember how many turkeys will die on Thanksgiving

"Say goodnight, guys."<p>GEEZ NBC! Thanks for bumming us out right before Thanksgiving. Not that it's going to stop us eating Turkey, because it's delicious.

Israel's Jewish homeland proposal could further heighten tension

Israel's Cabinet on Sunday gave its approval to legislation defining Israel as the national homeland of the Jewish people, a measure critics decried as racist and a threat to democracy.<p>At the same time, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the drafting of legislation that would allow the …

Ebola trials 'best chance' for cure

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1126000/1126484_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534488359_26dffd1f1d8434032131f472d2ec7966<p><b>Preparations are under way in Guinea to start unprecedented clinical trials to try to find a cure for Ebola.</b><p>The medical charity Medicines Sans …

Sarvas puts Galaxy past Seattle 1-0 in West opener

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — The LA Galaxy spent most of a tense, chippy match deep in Seattle's end, and Marcelo Sarvas finally drove home the goal that …

Two Americans freed by North Korea arrive back in U.S., reunited with families

Two Americans who spent months imprisoned in North Korea are back on U.S. soil, after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered their release.<p>They were freed following a rare visit to the secretive East Asian nation by a top U.S. official, who brought with him a letter from U.S. President Barack …

Sound Off! Share your favorite messaging apps

There's definitely no shortage of messaging apps around. With services like Google Hangouts, Facebook Messages, iMessage, Path Talk, Snapchat, Whatsapp and countless others, it's a pretty overwhelming task to figure out the best way to contact your friends. How do you choose which app is the right …

Is it time to exit stocks?

Buy low, sell high -- that's a well-known stock market mantra.<p>It's great advice, except for one problem: it's incredibly hard to tell the peak or the nadir.<p>Billionaire Carl Icahn has made a lot of money off his investments. Even he says, "No one is smart enough to know when to buy at the …

Volcanoes Reveal Lunar Eruptions Long-Lived

Changing Planet<p><b>Astronomers are moonstruck! The man in the moon, we learned just last week, formed from dark flowing lava over three billion years ago, instead of a long supposed giant asteroid impact.</b><p><b>Now, we learn that same volcanism may have kept on erupting until surprisingly recent …

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #21

Human Journey<p><b>“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.” Henry David Thoreau</b><p>A good friend once told me that wildlife photography makes him sad. He explained that when he sees images of the wild creatures and unspoiled places his heart aches too deeply at the thought of what he …

Google trial lets you chat with doctors when you search for symptoms

Searching the web for symptoms of illness can be dangerous -- you could identify a real condition, but you also risk scaring yourself for no reason through a misdiagnosis. Google might have a solution that puts your mind at ease, though. The company has confirmed to Engadget that it's testing a …

Another roller coaster ride for Wall Street?

It's a new week on a suddenly wild and jittery Wall Street, and beleaguered stock investors are hoping for the best after a massive sell-off last week wiped out all of the Dow Jones industrial average's gains for the year.<p>The first day of trading this week falls on Columbus Day, a normally muted …

CSX rebuffs CP Railway merger overture

The boom in Bakken crude has prompted Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. to make a merger overture to one of its largest U.S. rivals – CSX Corp.<p>According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, CSX rebuffed its competitor after it made an approach in the past week. But both railways are under pressure …

Ebola screening starts at New York's JFK airport

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Medical teams at New York’s JFK airport, armed with Ebola questionnaires and temperature guns, began screening travelers from three West African countries on Saturday as U.S. health authorities stepped up efforts to stop the spread of the virus.<p>John F. Kennedy Airport is the …

Some St. Louis arrests at Brown shooting protests

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Officers arrested 17 protesters and used pepper spray to subdue some of them Sunday in a St. Louis neighborhood not far from the …

Texas healthcare worker tests positive for Ebola

Dallas police stood guard Sunday at a two-story tan brick apartment building roped off with red police tape. No-trespassing signs marked the building and the one next door as off-limits, and a yellow biohazard barrel was in front until workers in hazmat suits hauled it away.<p>The Centers for Disease …

Ukraine president accepts defence minister's resignation

Valery Heletey tenders his resignation after criticism following an August rout of government forces at Ilovaisk, with President Petro Poroshenko expected to announce a successor within 24 hours<p>Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Sunday accepted the resignation of his defence minister who has …

Kings rookie Nik Stauskas expects opponents to attack him because 'I’m a rookie and I’m white'

Nik Stauskas made his preseason debut for the Sacramento Kings on Sunday, and while the No. 8 overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft made an impression …

Jazz sign 5-year-old with leukemia for scrimmage

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- The Utah Jazz signed a 5-year-old boy with leukemia to a one-day contract for a special scrimmage on Monday night.<p>JP Gibson, …

Jazz sign 5-year-old with leukemia for team scrimmage, and he throws down dunk (with some help)

Every fall, NBA teams bring players to training camp that they don't necessarily expect to make their final roster for a variety of reasons — they …

LeBron James surpasses Tiger Woods as world's top personal sports brand

From the moment he set foot on an NBA court, LeBron James made known his desire to be the next "global icon" in sports, treating each step of his …

The 10-man rotation, starring the inimitable Jamal Crawford, 'America's sixth man'

<i>A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in</i> …