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Farrah Abraham Claims MTV ‘Sex-Shamed’ Her for…

Farrah Abraham, a star of MTV’s “Teen Mom,” has filed a lawsuit alleging she was fired and “sex-shamed” for doing porn. In a complaint filed in federal court in Texas, Abraham accuses Viacom of engaging in sex- and gender-based discrimination. She is seeking at least $5 million. Abraham says she was confronted by Morgan J. […]

Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats…

Less is more: Why the Olympics broadcast beats online

Google's digital assistant branches out to Nest…

Google's voice-activated assistant is branching out to Nest's deluxe security camera in an expansion that may amplify privacy concerns

Bigelow Aerospace Is Looking To Launch Its Own…

Bigelow Aerospace has announced that it intends to populate space with inflatable space capsules.

Amazon Is Offering Another Whole Foods Perk To…

Eligible Prime members will earn 5 percent cash back on their Whole Foods purchases when they use the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa card.

SpaceX postpones California satellite launch due to winds

SpaceX postpones satellite launch from California due to winds, reschedules for Thursday

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LMNO Productions and Discovery Communications…

Discovery Communications and Eric Schotz’s LMNO Productions have settled their long-running legal battle over accounting practices on the TLC series “The Little Couple.” LMNO filed suit in June 2016, claiming that Discovery was in breach of contract by canceling several LMNO series and taking over production of “Little Couple.” Discovery countersued and claimed LMNO had […]

Turkey to develop unmanned tanks, president says

Turkey's president says the country will develop unmanned tanks to minimize risk to soldiers in combat

Insiders: Russia troll farm even zanier than…

Insiders say the U.S. indictment against the St. Petersburg troll farm only scratches the surface of the agency's zany, ambitious operations _ and glosses over just how unconvincing some of its stunts could be

Concert Venues Are Beginning to Ban Cell Phone…

Live shows are beginning to take steps to keep you from recording the show. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

Broadcom is adjusting its buyout offer for Qualcomm

Broadcom is adjusting its buyout offer for Qualcomm, a day after the chipmaker boosted its takeover bid for NXP Semiconductors

Wendy Williams to Take Hiatus After Graves…

Wendy Williams is taking a step back from her show following a recent diagnosis of Graves’ disease. The daytime host announced on Wednesday’s “The Wendy Williams Show” that in addition to her hyperthyroidism, which she had been aware of, she also has Graves’, an autoimmune disease that affects the thyroid. As a result, she will take […]

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Makes Headway in DC

Elon Musk's dream of building a hyperloop that can move people between Washington, DC, and New York City in 29 minutes may be a small step closer to becoming a distant reality. A Nov. 29 permit issued by DC's Department of Transportation allows Musk's Boring Company to dig at an...

Late-Night Uber Eats Delivery Ends With Dead…

An Uber Eats driver claims he was acting in self-defense when he killed a customer during his first week on the job. Robert Bivines, 36, arrived at the Atlanta condominium of 30-year-old Ryan Thornton around 11:30pm Saturday after a $27 food order was placed at Tin Lizzy's through the...

Women Showing Love To Their Large Noses In New…

In twitter’s latest trend, women are sharing their side profiles in a selfie to show love to their large noses. Buzz60's Natasha Abellard (@NatashaAbellard) has the story.

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After School Shootings, Russian Bots Hijacked Gun…

For Russia-linked Twitter accounts and bots linked to Russian propaganda campaigns, last week's horrific school shooting in Florida was just another opportunity to sow division among Americans, security researchers say. Within an hour of the shooting, hundreds of automated Twitter accounts with suspected Russian links began sending out tweets with...

Watch real footage of Elon Musk’s Tesla flying…

It's now been a couple of weeks since Elon Musk and SpaceX launched the Falcon Heavy into space. Its payload, a Tesla Roadster with the now-famous Starman behind the wheel, will orbit the Sun for millions of years according to SpaceX, and you can bet that astronomers will be taking every opportunity to spot it whenever they can. The latest observation comes from the Virtual Telescope Project, which managed to capture the faint speck of light reflecting back towards Earth. The animated image above is the result of several photos that were captured on February 8th, just a couple of days after Starman's trip began. You can see the object quite well, but it's moving away from Earth at a rapid pace. The latest image, which you can see below, is the latest spotting of the Roadster, and it's much harder to see. A pair of red lines point at the distant Roadster, and you can barely see it at a normal resolution. Here's a zoomed-in version of the same image: "The telescope tracked it apparent motion across the stars, this is way they look like little trails," Gianluca Masi of the Virtual Telescope Project writes. "At the imaging time, the car was about 3.5 millions of km from us, that is 9 the mean lunar distance. We measured the brightness of the car, which resulted in mag. 21.0, that is 40 millions times fainter than the Polaris star." It won't be long before the Roadster and its passenger will be lost in the darkness, but because the car is in a Sun-centered orbit, it will regularly swing back around and occasionally come closer to Earth. In the distant future, the vehicle might even crash into Earth, Venus, or the Sun itself, but that won't happen for millions and millions of years. If you're interested in tracking the car's progress as it flies around the Solar System, a website has been set up for just that purpose. You can see where the object is in relation to Earth, Mars, and other Solar System landmarks, which is pretty nifty.

Stop Blaming Social Media For Feeling Lonely

Researchers found social media isn't causing social displacement, so critics can stop bashing it. Buzz60's Sean Dowling has more.

He Saves Our Electronics From the Dump, Now Faces Prison

Eric Lundgren is known for impressive and admirable feats, with his e-waste recycling company putting 14,000 cellphones in the hands of US soldiers abroad; the 33-year-old's company handles 41 million pounds of e-waste annually. Now, he's fighting a 15-month sentence. The Washington Post explains the jargony situation, which involves...

Original ‘Angels in America’ Reclaimed the Stage…

I don’t think I’d heard a word about “Angels in America” before I saw it in London. I had seen one play of Kushner’s, “A Bright Room Called Day,” and panned it. But I certainly knew about Declan Donnellan, who was directing, and it sounded interesting to me mainly because of the subject. It was […]

Israel successfully tests advanced missile defense system

Israel says it's successfully tested system capable of defending against ballistic missiles outside the atmosphere

7 paid iPhone apps that are free to download today

Does this week feel like it's crawling to anyone else? How could it only be Wednesday? If you're also having a tough time making it through this mid-February work week, you might want to distract yourself with a bunch of paid apps that are free on the App Store for a limited time. I know they're helping get me through the week. This post covers paid iPhone and iPad apps that have been made available for free for a limited time by their developers. BGR is not affiliated with any developers. There is no way to tell how long they will be free. These sales could end an hour from now or a week from now — obviously, the only thing we can guarantee is that they were free at the time this post was written. If you click on a link and see a price listed next to an app instead of the word “get,” it is no longer free. The sale has ended. If you download the app anyway, you will be charged by Apple. Subscribe to our feed to be notified as soon as these posts are published, and you’ll avoid missing the sales we cover. BuyMilk: Lists in iMessage Normally $0.99. Create and send beautiful shared lists inside Мessages app. Forgot to add something? Just edit your existing list. So everything is always up to date. BuyMilk is located in app drawer in the Messages app: 1. Open an existing conversation thread in Messages or start a new conversation. 2. Tap on the App Store icon next to the conversation box. 3. Then tap on the four dots to open your app drawer. 4. Tap on BuyMilk icon. If you don’t see it in Message app check the Manage tab in Message app: 1. Open the app drawer in Messages app and tap (+). 2. Tap the Manage tab and turn on BuyMilk. CREATING LISTS – Open BuyMilk in Messages app. – Add new items to the list. – Tap Send and send your list to the conversation. EDITING LISTS – BuyMilk must be installed. – Tap on existing BuyMilk list in your conversation. – Swipe left to edit or add new items. – Send your list back to the conversation. – After sending list updates automatically. Download BuyMilk: Lists in iMessage Darts AR Normally $0.99. Place a Dart board in Augmented Reality and test your dart skills anywhere in this Timed based Around The Clock Challenge. Accuracy counts as each miss gives a 1 second penalty to your total score. Keep track of your times with a Leaderboard and challenge your friends with your device to see if they can beat you. Rules: Hit every single number on the board plus the bullseye as quick as possible using the fewest number of darts. Numbers must be hit in order starting with 1 to 20 then finish with the bullseye. You cannot move onto another number until you have hit the number your are aiming for. For each miss you will receive a 1 second penalty. Compatible with iOS 11. Created with ARKit Download Darts AR Enlight Normally $1.99. Enlight is the superior way to create stunning images on iPhone. The most comprehensive, highest quality photo editing app so powerful and user-friendly it’ll be the last photo app you ever download. Enlight offers: Image Perfection • Precise & selective control over tone, color, and details • Create and save your own unique presets • Built-in masking within every tool allow you to seamlessly blend effects Analog & Duo Filters • Reproduce the style of classic cameras and vintage film • Revitalize colors with two-toned gradients • Add light leaks and custom vignetting for a retro feel Black & White Photography • Discover the magic of monochromatic photos with darkroom-inspired techniques • Signature presets dedicated to stunning b&w photo conversion • Add artistic touches with film intensity, grain, and fade An Artist’s Dream • Easily convert your photos into artistic masterpieces • Create amazing painterly effects • Convert any image to unique street art • Transform your photos into realistic looking sketches Decorative Touches • Personalize: draw, write, or doodle directly on your image • Decals & special effects add-ons make your photo unique • Add and customize text, borders, frames, and more! Photo Mixer • Overlay two photos to produce a double exposure effect • Create photo montages for impressive surrealistic results • Seamlessly merge photos with various blending modes Intelligent Photo Correction • Instantly repair under or over-exposed photos • Bring out lost details with a simple swipe • State-of-the-art noise reduction tool • Clone/Heal tool allows for seamless removal of defects Power Tools • Bloat, shrink, or reshape specific objects in the photo • Linear, mirror, and radial tilt-shift options to shift focus • Multi-channel curves for ultimate control over image tonality • Universal masking for precise control over every effect Crop Options • Flip, rotate, and straighten crooked photos • Perspective: vary the photo as if taken from a different angle Social Media Heaven • Create funny memes to share with friends • Design unique photo collages with a variety of templates • Share your amazing results directly to social media • Share multiple photos at once Innovative Workflow • Not finished editing? Auto-save photo sessions, continue later • Choice of export quality (JPEG, PNG or TIFF) • Real time 50MP editing on iPad Pro • Real time 35MP editing on iPhone 7/7 Plus, 6S/6S Plus, iPad Air 2 & iPad Mini • Real time 19MP editing on iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5S, 5, 5C & iPad 3/iPad Mini 2 • Animate your editing sessions to show your workflow Download Enlight iShrug: Text Faces for iMessage Normally $0.99. Surprise your friends with original text faces! The largest collection comprises: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Shrug & amusing emotions =^・ェ・^= Cute animals (cats, bears, dogs etc.) ヾ(-_- )ゞ Different actions and more! iShrug will show up in the app drawer in the Messages app (like stickers): • Open an existing conversation thread in Messages or start a new conversation. • Tap on the App Store icon next to the conversation box and then tap on the four dots to open your app drawer, which houses all installed iMessage apps and stickers. • Tap on the iShrug icon (ツ) • That's all! Download iShrug: Text Faces for iMessage IQ Test Pro Edition Normally $2.99. IQ Test like a Job Interview Available for iPad and iPhone. 2 different tests! And... IQ average ;) +39 Questions to get your IQ! iq test. +33 Questions to get your IQ! European iq test. With solutions! An intelligence quotient (IQ) is a score derived from one of several standardized tests designed to assess intelligence. The abbreviation "IQ" comes from the German term Intelligenz-Quotient, originally coined by psychologist William Stern. NOTE: This test is intended for entertainment purposes only. Download IQ Test Pro Edition PopArt Camera FX Normally $2.99. Create pop art photo like artist Andy Warhol or Roy Lichtenstein did in 1950's and 1960's. Make your photo looks like Campbell's Soup, Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley or Barack Obama popart fine art now. We have more than 5 MILLION users in photography apps, we know what you want! PopArt Live Camera transforms your photo to various nice Pop Art effects! We have variety of colourful Pop Art designed together by professional photographers and real artists to provide you the most exciting photo effects. *INSTANT EFFECTS.* *LIVE CAMERA PREVIEW. * Allow user to see how does an popart effect looks before capturing. *ONE CLICK EFFECT.* You don't have to worry about tuning the popart effects as our artist already use the best settings! *SHARING TO FACEBOOK / TWITTER / INSTAGRAM / LINE / WHATSAPP, etc* Contact us at sales@ninecurves.com for any feedback or idea to improve the app. Don't wait and download now. Visit us at www.photojus.com for more information. Download PopArt Camera FX UniClip: Universal Clipboard Normally $1.99. UniClip is the fastest way to upload text and images to another iCloud connected device at the touch of a button! Tired of constantly sending yourself a text message or email with a website address, code, piece of text or image? UniClip stops all of that hassle by simply allowing you to upload text or an image from one iCloud connected device and instantly find it available on another! Compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Apple TV and Apple Watch. You just need to be signed in with the same iCloud account on each device! Download UniClip on your other devices: www.AdamFoot.uk/UniClip Download UniClip: Universal Clipboard

LGBTQ Film Festival BFI Flare Unveils Lineup…

Feature documentary “A Deal With The Universe” will be the centerpiece of BFI Flare, the U.K. LGBTQ film festival. The movie, the debut of former BFI Flare programmer Jason Barker, chronicles his transgender journey and experiences as a parent. It is part of a festival strand on LGBTQ families that also includes Jules Rosskam’s “Paternal […]

Charlotte Gainsbourg Signs With CAA (EXCLUSIVE)

Actress Charlotte Gainsbourg has signed with CAA for representation. Her past film credits include “Melancholia,” “The Tree,” “Antichrist,” “The Little Thief,” “21 Grams,” and “I’m Not There.” Most recently, she was in “Ismael’s Ghosts,” which premiered at last year’s Cannes Film Festival. She has had nine films presented at the Cannes Film Festival, and has […]

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Ryan Reynolds Buys Gin Company

In addition to actor and producer, Ryan Reynolds can add businessman to his list of titles as the new owner of Aviation Gin. On Wednesday, Reynolds announced on Twitter that he had purchased the Portland-based liquor company. “In the long and in no way disastrous marriage of showbiz and alcohol, so happy to announce I’m […]

Mark Hamill to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of…

Mark Hamill, who rose to fame as Luke Skywalker in the “Star Wars” series, will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 8. Hamill will receive the 2,630th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, with the ceremony taking place at 6834 Hollywood Boulevard in front of the El Capitan Theatre at […]

$15 device adds Bluetooth to your Sonos speakers

The new Apple HomePod speaker has plenty of hype surrounding it right now, but let's be honest: it's not really any competition at all for Sonos. Apple might have a product worth talking about at some point down the road, but right now the HomePod is far too limited to even consider as a Sonos replacement. Sonos speakers feature incredible sound, great designs, and compatibility with a wide range of music services. Of course, there are always one or two additional services you wish would work — for me, it's Hype Machine (no, I don't want to pay for SoundCloud Go on top of everything else I already subscribe to). Sure you can plug your phone or computer into the aux-in on your Sonos speaker, but who wants to deal with cables in 2018? Grab an Mpow Bluetooth Receiver on Amazon for just $15, and you can stream anything you want to your Sonos speakers via Bluetooth, eliminating what may very well be the only real complain there is with Sonos speakers. Now for the bad news: only the Play:5, Connect, and Connect:Amp have line-in ports on the back, so you'll need one of those Sonos devices in order for this to work. But the good news is once you've connected to any of those devices, you'll be able to stream via Bluetooth to your entire Sonos system. Here's some more info from the product page: MPOW BLUETOOTH 4.1 RECEIVER:Built with Bluetooth 4.1/HFP/HSP/A2DP/AVRCP to smart your life that you can enjoy music and hands-free calling from your smartphone in premium-quality sound.Up to 33ft connection range guarantees low signal delay. DOUBLE LINKS & WIDE COMPATIBILITY: Mpow Portable Bluetooth Receiver can connect two Bluetooth devices at the same time.And it also could compatible with most smartphones and Bluetooth electronics, ideal for home or vehicle audio systems and wired headphones (connected with Mpow via 3.5mm audio cable/adapter then pair your phone with Mpow to achieve listening music or answering call). AUTOMATICALLY RECONNECT: Just turn on the Bluetooth of your cell phone first,and then turn on the Bluetooth receiver, the Mpow Bluetooth Receiver can be automatically paired. EXTRA-LONG BUILT-IN BATTERY: Provides up to 10 HOURS playing time and only need 1.5 HOURS to charge it fully. NOTE: 1.This Mpow doesn't turn on automatically,please long press the "Multifunction Button" about 3 seconds, when it turned on the blue light will flash,then connect it with your Bluetooth devices; 2.Please be sure the charging input voltage to the Mpow do not over 5V and do not use fast charger for the consideration of safety and the serve life of product; 3.If you want to connect to your TV by pairing the device with your headset, please search Mpow transmitter or receiver/transmitter