Google News Byte: Here Comes Android 4.3: Google's Newest OS Adds Big Boost to Graphics
As expected, Google announced the newest version of its Android mobile operating system and it looks like a big focus of the latest upgrade is improving smartphones' and tablets' graphics capabilities. Android 4.3, which Google announced during its "breakfast" press conference, is shipping on the company's newest Nexus 7 tablet. The new OS is adding support for low-power Bluetooth devices such as healthy sensors that can display data on your smartphone or tablet. Motorola released a trio of devices at a special press event for its line of Verizon phones in New York City. The company showed off phones that in many ways resembled their Droid devices of the past, and these keep the Droid branding, too. British Prime Minister David Cameron challenged the Internet search engine providers Google, Yahoo and Bing after evidence in two recent high-profile child murders in Britain has shown that the killers accessed online child pornography. Cameron said search engines must block results for searches using blacklisted keywords to stop Internet users accessing illegal images.
Savoy - Savoy LIVE Concert
Tune in on Friday, August 22nd to watch Savoy perform LIVE from the House of Blues, in West Hollywood, California. Catch a new LIVE concert from Live Nation, on Yahoo Live daily, 365 days a year.
2014 VMAs: Girls on the Red Carpet
The ladies take on the Red Carpet and tell us what makes the MTV VMA's so cool and what it takes to get ready for such an edgy and energetic show!
Savoy - You and I - Tune in Friday, Aug. 22 to watch Savoy perform LIVE on Yahoo Screen! #YahooLive
‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ Raises Millions
With people as varied as former President George W. Bush and Justin Bieber, the viral “Ice Bucket Challenge” has now raised more than $41.8 million for Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Iggy Azalea - A.K.A. Iggy Azalea
Music video by Iggy Azalea performing A.K.A. Iggy Azalea. © 2014 VEVO
Matt Nathanson - I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Live from the House of Blues Cleveland #YahooLive
In the middle of "Room at the End of the World", Matt Nathanson does what he calls a battle cry to honor the late Whitney Houston with the song "I Wanna Dance With Somebody." Catch a new LIVE concert from Live Nation, on Yahoo Live daily, 365 days a year.
Iggy Azalea’s Amusing Reaction to Her VMA Nominations
Find out how the rapper learned of her seven nominations. The VMAs air live on MTV on Sunday Aug 24 at 9pm ET / 8pm CT.
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Pledge Up to $1 Million Dollars to DonorsChoose
Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric talks with Melinda Gates about the DonorsChoose pledge, education, the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Guilty toddler denies eating chocolate donut
Watch as this adorable 4-year-old tries to convince her mother that she did not eat a chocolate donut, despite the evidence on her face! Once she realizes that she's been caught, her explanation is even better! Credit to 'mgmeaux'.