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Updated 11:29 AM EDT, Tue, Jun 16, 2020

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Apple, really?

Apple's Smart Battery Case for Iphone 6s is Ugly

Apple has released the Smart Battery Case, a powerbank/case that is intended to extend the iPhone 6s' short battery life. All is well and good, however, the online community is abuzz with something unusual for an Apple product; the Smart Battery Case is ugly. It looks awkward, bulky and more like an Apple April Fool's joke than a real product.

Is ISIS Challenging China?

ISIS Attempts to Lure Chinese Recruits with Mandarin Song

Extremist group Islamic State has released a call to arms chant in Mandarin that seeks to summon Chinese Muslims just two weeks following its execution of a Chinese hostage.

Taylor Swift

The 58th Annual Grammy Nominations List: Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift Lead Nominees

Kendrick Lamar and his album To Pimp A Butterfly leads the among the nominees announced for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards with 11 total nominations. Taylor Swift, on the other hand, got seven nominations, including Album of the Year, Record of the Year and Song of the Year.

Chinese Authorities

Masked Raiders Attack Chinese Security Checkpoints in Inner Mongolia

Thirteen people were injured after an estimated 100 masked raiders attacked and damaged Chinese government security checkpoint buildings in Northern China on Sunday. While the attackers escaped, reports indicate that Chinese authorities were able to identify some of them.

Remembrance Ceremony Held To Mark 73rd Anniversary Of Attack On Pearl Harbor

US Prepares Remembrance Ceremony to Mark 74th Anniversary of Attack on Pearl Harbor

The US Navy will hold a joint memorial service with the National Park Service on Monday in commemoration of the 74th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor Attack. The service will be held at Kilo Pier instead of the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.

Batman V Superman at the San Diego Comicon 2015

Criticisms of Batman V Superman Trailer Prompts Fan to Create His Own [WATCH]

YouTube user Kevin O'Fee uploaded a spoiler-free version of the Batman V Superman trailer and tagged it as "fixed." O'Fee removed most of the parts that received negative feedback from most critics.

Google's Patent Submission

Google Plans to Add Blood Testing in Future Wearable Tech

In the ever-evolving world of wearable technology, Google has always set the pace in several advancements. This time, in a bid to help diabetic patients, Google wants to draw your blood using a small device paving the way to a more advanced disease tracking and diagnosis.

Playstation VR

Sony's Embarrassing Playstation VR Demo Fails to Astonish

The highly anticipated reveal and demonstration of the Playstation VR system resulted in a huge letdown after Sony's Richard Marks showed off the system at the PlayStation Experience fan event in San Francisco. Audiences were not so thrilled when the actual demo began showing its failures.

Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry's Warriors: Better than Michael Jordan's Bulls?

With Stephen Curry scoring a game-high of 44 points, the Golden Warriors continued their golden streak in the season, with an exciting 112-109 win over the Toronto Raptors on Saturday. The warriors' victory showcased Curry's second consecutive 40-point outing. Pundits are now comparing the rising star to the all-time greats and the team to the legendary '95-'96 Bulls.

AIIB

China's Own World Bank to Debut January Amid US' Doubts

The China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is set to open in January and is planning to lend US$10 billion -$15 billion per year to start, Mr. Jin, the man in charge of the launch, said Thursday. This is amid concerns raised by the United States about whether or not the AIIB would have appropriately high criteria on governance and environmental and social precautions.

Finland

Finland Gov't Wants To Give 800 Euro Monthly To Each of Its Citizens

Finland is planning to provide 800 euros per month to all citizens as a new form of benefit called national basic income. The Finnish government is planning to present the plan by November 2016.

Bananas

Deadly TR4 Virus May Lead To Extinction Of Bananas

In about 50 years, bananas may soon cease to exist due to a viral disease that is quietly ravaging through plantations in different parts of the world right now, according to a report. The banana-killing virus that swept through East and Southeast Asia in almost silence beginning in the 1960's is currently spreading on a global scale. In the published study: "Worse Comes to Worst: Bananas and Panama Disease-When Plant and Pathogen Clones Meet", researchers have put forward an alarming report.

Yes!

That Facebook Friend Who Frequently Posts Inspirational Bull**** Quotes May Have Lower Intelligence - Study

Be aware next time a Facebook friend posts a seemingly inspirational quote that upon closer observation lacks intellectual sense. According to a recent study from the University of Waterloo, this may be indicative of their lack of intelligence.

Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi’s Badly Altered Photo is Now a Viral Hit

The now infamous altered photo of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is currently making its rounds on several websites as a viral meme.

California Mass Shooting

California Authorities Probe Possible Militant Link in San Bernardino Mass Shooting

Authorities are looking at a possible militant connection following a mass shooting in San Bernardino, California that killed 14 people and wounded 21 others.

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