Jan 16, 2017
FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) - U.S President-elect Donald Trump warned German car companies he would impose a
Investors sold sterling and stocks on Monday, seeking shelter in gold and the Japanese yen as uncertainty
MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) - Italy's Luxottica (LUX.MI) and France's Essilor (ESSI.PA) have agreed a
Arrowhead Stadium became a hellscape. .@AbbyClopton10 It wasn't! If you look closely in this pic you'll actually see two grills and half a bottle of Jack. Look, they up and left their grills and everything.
The “post-baby body” obsession has, unfortunately, seemingly taken over our culture. Instead of marveling at the fact that women bring forth life from…
A former Texas middle-school teacher who was impregnated by a 13-year-old student has been sentenced to 10 years in prison. Alexandria Vera, 25, was facing up to 30 years behind bars after pleading guilty to aggravated sexual assault of a child in November. She admitted to police that a relationship that started with Instagram messages between her and the boy blossomed into a romance — one that the boy’s family approved of. A judge in the 209th District Court in Houston said during Vera’s sentencing hearing on Friday that he does not believe the former English teacher is a danger to children or a classic pedophile, the Houston Chronicle reported. But Judge Michael McSpadden said he wants to send
Katie Holmes and her 10-year-old daughter Suri Cruise were all smiles on Sunday as they watched the Detroit Pistons take on the Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles. Holmes, 38, wore a black, sheer top with blue jeans. This isn’t the first time Holmes and Suri’s similar looks have been on full display.
Look, we're just going to go ahead and say it: the Jet Black iPhone 7 and the Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus are the most gorgeous smartphones that have ever been created. This is not open to debate. It's a fact. There's simply nothing else like the sleek glossy finish of Apple's Jet Black iPhones, which reflects just the right amount of light to appear as though the glass face of the phone wraps straight around to the back of the device. It's stunning, but there's a pretty big caveat to that bold statement we made. The Jet Black iPhone 7 and the Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus are the most gorgeous smartphones that have ever been created... for about 3 minutes after you first remove one from the box. After that, Apple's Jet Black finish starts to scratch and scuff like crazy, and it's also a magnet for grease and grime. Apple didn't exactly admit how delicate its Jet Black finish is when it unveiled the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus last September, but it did post a disclaimer on its website. Here's that disclaimer in full: The high-gloss finish of the jet black iPhone 7 is achieved through a precision nine-step anodization and polishing process. Its surface is equally as hard as other anodized Apple products; however, its high shine may show fine micro-abrasions with use. If you are concerned about this, we suggest you use one of the many cases available to protect your iPhone. Translation: the Jet Black finish on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is going to scratch. A lot. We've shown you what happens to the Jet Black iPhone finish in a couple of different posts. One showed a Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus after three months , and another showed a Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus after just two months . Both of those posts were scary for potential Jet Black iPhone owners, and now there are even more examples of what Apple's sleek new iPhone finish looks like with normal wear and tear. A post on Reddit from over the weekend asked people to share what their Jet Black iPhones look like now that they've been used. Several people complied, and the photos they shared give us a good idea of what happens to Jet Black iPhones when they're in your hands as opposed to being featured in photos on Apple's website. Reddit user KateWalls shared the highest-quality photos in the thread, and you can see plenty of fine scratching on her Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus — which is only two weeks old. She does note that in person, the scratches are more visible on the antenna bands than they are on the aluminum housing. Here are a couple of examples from her post: There's definitely plenty of scratching there but as you can see, it's much more visible at certain angles to the light. Another user named ctsikh posted one photo of his Jet Black iPhone 7, and you can clearly see some scratching. You can also see how much grease and dirt the Jet Black finish picks up — remember my tweet showing a Jet Black iPhone 7 Plus that had been handled by customers in an Apple store? Yeah. https://twitter.com/zacharye/status/778223454935982080 If those photos don't scare you, this one from Redditor polygonarsenal definitely will: He used a filter to accentuate the scratches, which look downright terrible. This is pretty much the stuff nightmares are made of. There are a bunch more photos in the thread on Reddit , so definitely check them out.
Ed Rodgers spoke with the 'New York Times' about his son's rift with the family.
There’s a new phishing campaign targeting Gmail users. Security researchers say that it’s highly effective and that even experienced, tech-savvy users are being tricked by it. Whoever is behind this campaign is either employing a team that’s ready to pounce on newly-compromised accounts or their code includes some fairly sophisticated automation features. As soon as a victim submits a password, the criminals log in to the victim’s Gmail account. Once they’re in, they start gathering information to launch secondary attacks. They’re after a couple things. First, they’ll look for an attachment that the victim has previously sent to his or her contacts and a relevant subject line from an actual sent
Democrats have lost three of the last four federal elections—2010, 2014 and 2016—in large part because they are still clinging to the comforting but false notion that voters punish bad behavior. More than two months after the stunning defeat of Hillary Clinton, there seems to be no evidence that Democrats have learned anything. They continue to harp on whatever makes Trump look “unpresidential,” and while there is unquestionably plenty of material there, it is also clear that there aren’t enough voters who care about such things to swing an election. If there were, Trump would not have prevailed. Clinton won the popular vote, and she won it decisively, by nearly three million ballots. That brings
Nominees for the 70th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Thursday in Beverly Hills, Calif.:
After rolling out the red carpet Wednesday morning in anticipation of Sunday's Emmy ceremony, host
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — She may not be working in the White House, but that doesn't mean Ivanka Trump
While President-elect Donald Trump built a campaign around making America great again, his public
Happy Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day! In celebration of Dr. King’s birthday and his major
When we reviewed Bragi’s fully wireless earbuds back in November, we wrote, “using them
A new report found that more than 1,300 men in the American military suffered various injuries to their
A Republican bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act would roll back elements of the law but wouldn’t erase
Representatives Chris Collins and Tom Price and other power players have substantial investments in Innate