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Opening weekend sales numbers proved the iPhone 4S to be the most successful iPhone launch in Apple's history

iPhone celebrates fifth birthday — How has it changed?

(WIRED) — Gadget fans may be focused on the CES trade show this week, but there’s something else notable going on today: It’s the iPhone’s fifth birthday. Five years ago today, Apple unveiled the original iPhone to the world. It wasn’t a tightly kept secret, shrouded in mystery and speculation like more recent Apple announcements, but […]

Carbon emissions ‘will defer Ice Age’

Carbon emissions ‘will defer Ice Age’

Human emissions of carbon dioxide will defer the next Ice Age, say scientists. The last Ice Age ended about 11,500 years ago, and when the next one should begin has not been entirely clear. Researchers used data on the Earth’s orbit and other things to find the historical warm interglacial period that looks most like […]