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Jake LaMotta, boxing champion immortalised in Raging Bull - obituary

LaMotta handed Sugar Ray Robinson his first defeat and reigned for almost two years as middleweight champion during a time boxing was one of America's biggest...


Toshiba to Sell Memory Chip Unit to Group Including SK Hynix

Toshiba Corp . will sell its prized chip unit to a Japan-U.S. The deal includes a $3 billion by Apple and smaller commitments from Dell, Seagate, Kingston a...


Julia Louis-Dreyfus 'Numb' After Record-Tying Emmy Win

Are you excited about Julia-Louis Dreyfus' win? Overall, it fills her trophy case with eight acting wins, bolstered by her 1996 Supporting Emmy for Seinfeld ...


U.S. submarines will use Xbox 360 controllers to operate their periscopes

In surveys, younger officers said they disliked current scope controls and found them to be clunky to operate. While most people associate Xbox 360 with a g...


Rolling Stone is putting itself up for sale

Jann Wenner and his son Gus, who now runs Wenner media, announced Sunday they would be selling of Rolling Stone magazine. The 2014 article "A Rape on Campus",...


Samsung is the newest player in the self-driving vehicle business

Samsung Electronics said on September 14 it is setting up a fresh fund worth US$ 300 million to invest in autonomous driving technologies such as sensors, art...


Facebook promises brand safety: keeps ads away from controversial issues

The company has been dealing with the spread of misinformation on its platform, reporting last week that fake accounts, likely linked to Russian Federation, spe...


'Hate Symbol' Removed from Destiny 2

Once the notification went out, Reddit went to work and quickly sussed out that the Road Complex AA1 gauntlets are (probably) the offending kit. Though the ...


Destiny 2's Servers Go Down For a Few Hours Today

The same goes for the first game. If a player has trouble logging back into Destiny 2 after the hotfix has been implemented, they should try clearing their...


Features That Finally Make the New Apple Watch Worth It

Apple claims the system, said to be even more secure than the Touch ID fingerprint reader, reads your face and works even if you grow a beard, wears glasses, o...


What will the Project One be like to drive?

The Project One could cost close to $2.4 million when first deliveries begin in mid-2018. While AMG is celebrating its 50 anniversary this year, the Project O...


Paul Clement surprised by Swansea performance in loss to Newcastle

He had been in such pain this week that he hadn't been able to travel to training. The Swans are boosted with the news that Jordan Ayew has recovered from an ...


10 iPhone 8 rumors that are sure bets

To prevent confusion, from this point forward we will refer to Apple's next flagship as the iPhone 8 . To mark the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone , Ap...


Nissan Leaf-based electric SUV to be unveiled next month

Nissan's new Leaf electric vehicle goes father on a charge and comes with autonomous drive technology and single-pedal driving. "We took something that was h...


Huawei confirms Mate 10 series announcement for October 16

Naturally, the new model will be more powerful than its predecessor and will run a newer version of Android. The Kirin 970 allows for native AI processing t...


Destiny 2 Out Today on PS4 and Xbox, PC in October

The PC version will release on October 24. Arriving unusually early for the autumn release period, Destiny 2 launched on 6 September both in-stores and online...


Great British Bake Off scores Channel 4's biggest ratings in 5 years

Last night's opening episode averaged around 6.5 million viewers. Jumping from BBC Two to BBC One for the fifth series in 2014, the audience numbers increased...


Xiaomi Mi 7 to pack Snapdragon 845 SoC, 8GB RAM

It will also work just fine on the Mi Mix 2. Xiaomi also released a couple of teaser images for the Mi Mix 2 , which are hilariously depicting the phon...


Android Oreo Adaptive Icons Not What They Seem

Besides the stock Google apps (YouTube, Play Movies, Music, etc), there are very few apps that can take advantage of Channels at the moment such as HBO GO. Fo...


These 3 HTC Devices are Getting Android Oreo

HTC USA took to Twitter to announce that HTC U11 will be the company's first device to receive the Android Oreo update and if things go as planned, phone o...