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iPad-friendly drones invade Apple’s online store

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Apple’s vision of a ritzy, high-end retail presence apparently also has room for drones.

The DJI Phantom 3 Advanced and Phantom 3 Professional appeared on the company’s online store today — the first set of drones featured on the site aimed at more serious drone users (not just hobbyists)

An employee at one of New York City’s largest Apple Stores confirmed to Mashable that, for now, the drones are only available on the company’s online store. A quick check of the personal pickup tool on…

Donald Trump’s Discomfort with True Faith is Palpable

“I’m a religious person,” said Donald Trump in reply to a question at the Family Leadership Summit.

Even President Obama seems more comfortable talking about his faith than Donald Trump. Notice that I didn’t say that he seemed uncomfortable when he’s talking about religion or even the Bible. On those topics, he seems much more comfortable to the point that when he declares that the Bible is his favorite book, it sounds very much like a line from a sales pitch, pointing to his fans and giving…

Mariah Carey wrote a children’s book based on ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’

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The greatest Christmas song of modern times will soon be the greatest Christmas book of all time

Mariah Carey‘s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” is so catchy that it could make even the Grinch dance — so it makes sense for Carey follow in Dr. Seuss’s footsteps. Her new picture book, which shares the song’s title, will focus on a girl who desperately wants a puppy for Christmas, People reports.

Carey herself has multiple Jack Russell Terriers, so this is personal. She also has five-year-old…

Facebook Is Adding A Personal Assistant Called “M” To Your Messenger App

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Ludacris has a ludicrous diamond-studded Apple Watch

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Months ago, when the Apple Watch began to make appearances on the wrists of celebrities, we thought we’d seen the most blinged-out versions of the device ever

But rapper and actor Ludacris just raised the bar on tricked-out smartwatches with the mother of all diamond-encrusted, gold Apple Watches

Posting a photo of his newly iced-out Apple Watch on Instragram, Ludacris wrote, “Just picked up the FIRST Diamond Apple Watch from…

Americans feel guilty for relaxing on the few vacations they actually take

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Not only are Americans not using all their vacation time, they aren’t doing much relaxing during the days they do take off.

A majority of Americans spend vacation days dealing with various errands, and many of them feel guilty about relaxing, according to a survey of 1,000 U.S. adults by Princess Cruises.

About 54% of respondents used their vacation time to deal with personal obligations, including family…

Natalie Dormer thinks ‘Game of Thrones’ has equal-opportunity objectification

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Imagine a Noah’s Ark of nudity in television and movies. For every naked woman, there is a naked man populating the screen, standing up to sexism with his junk.

Natalie Dormer is living in that world

Dormer is best known for playing the scheming Margaery Tyrell, who uses her sexuality to obtain power, on Game of Thrones. Now she’s starring as the titular character in the BBC period piece The Scandalous Lady W and discussing GoT‘s frequent nudity in recent interviews

See also: Kit Harington…

New Apple patent application looks to bring mixtapes to Apple Music

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You may one day be able to send a crush a personalized mixtape with Apple Music.

Apple filed a patent application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Thursday for a new feature in Apple Music which would allow users to gift “personalized albums” to one another, as reported by Business Insider.

Note that mixtapes in this context refer to the compilation tapes and CDs people (used to) gift to one another, not…

New Apple patent application looks to bring mixtapes to Apple Music

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You may one day be able to send a crush a personalized mixtape with Apple Music.

Apple filed a patent application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Thursday for a new feature in Apple Music which would allow users to gift “personalized albums” to one another, as reported by Business Insider.

Note that mixtapes in this context refer to the compilation tapes and CDs people (used to) gift to one another, not…

The 6 richest candidates for president ever, including Donald Trump

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If elections are popularity contests, it doesn’t hurt to be the richest kid in the game. Then again, it doesn’t seem to help much either.

Donald Trump has already made a splash more than a year ahead of the 2016 presidential election, providing no shortage of sound bites and starting fights with his fellow Republican politicians. It’s easy to see Trump as something of a sideshow, but his strength in the polls along with his massive personal fortune make him more formidable than many had…