Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
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Gap Inc. (GPS) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $332 million.
Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 70 cents per share.
The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 69 cents per share.
The 27th annual Burning Man — a crazy, week-long festival in the Black Rock Desert of northern Nevada — starts this Monday and everyone is already buzzing about it. In preparation of the Labor Day weekend festival, a new book "Burning Man: Art of Fire" details the elaborate art structures displayed throughout the past years of the event.
When Judge Thomas Griesa called Argentina and its lawyers into a special hearing today, the word was that he would likely find the country in contempt of Court. But he didn't, and it's not hard to understand why. If Griesa ruled that Argentina was in contempt and fined the country, Argentina would likely just ignore the whole thing or say the ruling was unfair.
A disturbing police-involved shooting occurred in St. Louis on Tuesday, amid weeks-long protests over the killing of an unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri. St. Louis police shot and killed 25-year-old Kajieme Powell, who approached them with a knife. A store owner called the police after Powell refused to pay for some energy drinks and pastries and started pacing and yelling erratically in front of the store.
The average NFL franchise is now valued at $1.43 billion according the latest valuations released by Forbes.com, a 22.5% increase over a year ago. Overall, that means the 32 NFL franchises have a combined value of $45.7 billion. That is more than the 30 Major League Baseball teams ($24.3 billion) and 30 NBA teams ($19.0 billion) combined.
Tapered sweatpants called "jogger pants" are one of the hottest new trends in menswear, according to industry experts. The legs of the sweatpants, which feature elastic at the feet, are designed to fall just above the ankle. Unlike sweatpants of the past, their primary utility isn't in jogging, but in showing off expensive basketball shoes, writes Shelly Banjo for the Wall Street Journal.