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Siri definitely will not give you a hint about the new iPhone

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It’s official: Apple will be revealing the next iPhone on September 9, at an event in San Francisco. But Siri is still not impressed

The invitations for the upcoming event came with the intriguing tagline “Hey Siri, give us a hint,” which could very well be a clue as to what Apple has planned

While much has been said about Apple’s renewed emphasis on Siri in the upcoming iOS 9, recent rumors suggest Siri could also make an appearance in a new…

Aussie bar uses naked women as fruit platters, sparks outrage

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An Australian bar is being criticised for using naked women as fruit platters at a launch party in Sydney Wednesday night.

Women wearing only skin-coloured underpants and with their bodies adorned in a variety of fruit became the centrepiece on tables at the relaunch party at Cruise Bar in Darling Harbour. Photographs of the naked figures quickly drew ire from social media commentators.

Aussie bar uses naked women as fruit platters, sparks outrage

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An Australian bar is being criticised for using naked women as fruit platters at a launch party in Sydney Wednesday night.

Women wearing only skin-coloured underpants and with their bodies adorned in a variety of fruit became the centrepiece on tables at the relaunch party at Cruise Bar in Darling Harbour. Photographs of the naked figures quickly drew ire from social media commentators.

USC bans alcohol from locker room after coach’s bizarre outburst

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USC has banned alcohol from its power house college football program’s locker-room following a bizarre, expletive-laden outburst by coach Steve Sarkisian at a booster event over the weekend

Sarkisian displayed erratic behavior and slurred speech while addressing and interacting with Trojans fans at an event called Salute To Troy on Saturday night, according to multiple reports. His behavior was reportedly so bizarre that USC athletic director Pat Haden had to pull him from the stage…

USC bans alcohol from locker room after coach’s bizarre outburst

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USC has banned alcohol from its power house college football program’s locker-room following a bizarre, expletive-laden outburst by coach Steve Sarkisian at a booster event over the weekend

Sarkisian displayed erratic behavior and slurred speech while addressing and interacting with Trojans fans at an event called Salute To Troy on Saturday night, according to multiple reports. His behavior was reportedly so bizarre that USC athletic director Pat Haden had to pull him from the stage…

Billboard’s Hot 100 music festival redeems itself after a sluggish start

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LONG ISLAND, New York — Billboard staged the inaugural Hot 100 Festival this past weekend, its first foray in the crowded summer outdoor music space. But what was originally hyped as a musical experience unlike any other faced plenty of problems from the beginning.

From sluggish ticket sales to a less-than-ideal location and expensive prices (at least to begin with), the event got off to a sluggish start. However, with a kickass lineup — including Justin Bieber’s comeback and stellar…

Cyborgs, third ears and body hacking: How the future of technology is inside us

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Science fiction is full of stories in which the machines take over and humans are left subservient to their own creations, but according to some artists and experimenters, that need not be our future.

The work of Neil Harbisson, an Irish-born human cyborg, and Stelarc, an Australian performance artist, suggest that if we unite our bodies with technology, we can drastically extend our abilities and perception, and maybe even stay one step ahead of the robots.

Boston police arrest Pokémon Championship gamers after weapons investigation

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The Boston police department has announced the arrest of two Iowa gamers who posted images of automatic weapons on Facebook and then traveled to the Pok

E! defends against internet rage after Grace Helbig tweet backlash

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E! is attempting to clear its name — and likely dial down the amount of hate in its Twitter mentions — after an article about the Teen Choice Awards and a corresponding Tweet angered a lot of youths, YouTubers and YouTubing youths.

The whole rage-fest started when E! produced an article about the Teen Choice Awards, titled “18 Moments From the 2015 Teen Choice Awards That Made Us Feel Super Old,” in which fun was poked at winners and presenters, particularly those perceived as being outside…

One Direction to play rebranded Apple Music Festival in London

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LONDON — One Direction, Florence and the Machine, Pharrell Williams and Disclosure are the first batch of headliners announced for the Apple Music Festival.

The series of gigs, which formerly took place under the iTunes Festival banner, will be hosted by Camden’s Roundhouse in north London during September.

Tickets to the shows will be available to a lucky few, and the gigs will be beamed live and on…