Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL: Premium phones don’t get any safer

Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL: Premium phones don’t get any safer
By all accounts, Google's Pixel and Pixel XL were failures. It's not easy to admit, but outside of tech nerd circles, nobody really cared about them. The tech giant's first premium phones were good phones that fell short of challenging Samsung and Apple's dominance. But don't think for a second that Google's tossing in the the towel anytime soon. The Pixels are here for the long, long haul. In fact, Google's new Pixel 2 and 2 XL come out

Could You Answer Oxford University’s Notoriously Difficult Interview Questions?

Could You Answer Oxford University’s Notoriously Difficult Interview Questions?
"Is it easier for organisms to live in the sea or on land?" "Would it matter if tigers became extinct?" "Why do humans have two eyes?" And finally, "Tell me about a banana." The interview questions for prospective students at Oxford University have a reputation for being difficult and, well, just a little bit weird. But to secure a spot at one of the most prestigious and highly-ranked universities in the world, you have to prove you're a flexible and original

Rinder rejects same-sex Strictly pairs

Rinder rejects same-sex Strictly pairs
Image caption The judge turned TV personality danced with Oksana Platero last year The Reverend Richard Coles, another of this year's celebrity hopefuls, said he would be happy to dance with a man.Judge Craig Revel Horwood, meanwhile, has said there will "probably" be same-sex couples on next year's edition.According to Robert Rinder, however, a contestant's dance partner on Strictly should have nothing to do with sexual orientation.The criminal barrister turned daytime TV personality, who married his partner Seth Cummings

A strongly worded letter to Mike Ditka and anyone else who thinks oppression is over.

A strongly worded letter to Mike Ditka and anyone else who thinks oppression is over.
NFL legend Mike Ditka may have had the worst take of all time this week when he said, "There has been no oppression in the last 100 years that I know of." The former coach and star tight end of the Chicago Bears appeared on Jim Gray's national radio show ahead of Monday Night Football, Oct. 9 to talk football, protests, and apparently his rudimentary knowledge of American history. Gray even tried to help Ditka out of the hole

The 20 best Apple TV apps for your living room

The 20 best Apple TV apps for your living room
Buying an Apple TV has been one of my best home purchase decisions. It gives you access to an impressive amount of TV shows, movies, and videos, whether or not you have a cable or satellite subscription. On top of that, it turns your TV into a full-featured entertainment center. It’s easy to use, too. Now, 4K TV owners can get content optimized for all those extra pixels, too, with the recently launched Apple TV 4K. Besides a handful

How Adidas’s American Revival Turned Into Scandal

How Adidas’s American Revival Turned Into Scandal
It was in a Las Vegas hotel room where, prosecutors claim, the head of an elite youth basketball team from Florida and a coach from the University of Louisville planned their strategy to steer a young phenom to the Cardinals.They agreed it would take cash for the teenager and his family, payments they’d have to hide from the National Collegiate Athletic Association, according to a criminal complaint unsealed Tuesday. The youth coach said Adidas would help out, that the

Monica Puig: ‘Tennis is so small and life is so precious’

Monica Puig: ‘Tennis is so small and life is so precious’
(CNN)Puerto Rico came to a standstill in 2016 as thousands gathered to welcome the return of the nation's first ever Olympic champion, Monica Puig.A tennis player born and raised in the capital city of San Juan, Puig has been so moved by the disaster she's launched a fundraising campaign -- Help Rebuild Puerto Rico -- which has already exceeded its initial $25,000 target. Puerto Rico devastated by Hurricane MariaRanked 70th in the world, Puig has endured mixed fortunes on

Apple’s ‘one more thing’ is dead and that’s great for Apple

Apple’s ‘one more thing’ is dead and that’s great for Apple
Tim CookImage: AP/REX/SHUTTERSTOCKThe leak of basically everything about Apple's iOS 11 and its new iPhones removes any and all mystery about the company's event on Tuesday. Short of Apple CEO Tim Cook rolling onto stage in an Apple iCar, there are few surprises left. Not that there was much to begin with. For some time now, Apple's events have been so thoroughly spoiled for us that the days of Steve Jobs adding "one more thing" and then summarily blowing

How to Get an endless supply of fresh customers on full autopilot with MightyMemes

How to Get an endless supply of fresh customers on full autopilot with MightyMemes
  How to Get an endless supply of fresh customers on full autopilot with MightyMemes What’s the single most important thing about social media that has made it an absolute necessity for running a successful business today? It's viral marketing! Viral Marketing is the world’s most powerful marketing system! You can trigger a domino effect and through one visit to and his friends and their friends you can reach the entire world. Nothing beats memes in viralness . Speed