Apple is making it easier to get your iPhone fixed at more places

San Francisco (CNN Business)Apple is launching a new program that will make it easier for its customers to get their iPhones fixed by expanding the number of businesses that can repair them.

The initiative will give iPhone owners added options to fix some of the most common out-of-warranty iPhone issues, by providing more repair businesses with genuine Apple (AAPL) parts, tools, training, repair manuals and diagnostics, according to a release put out Thursday.

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BMW introduced “the world’s blackest car” that absorbs light

Can you have a car blacker than black? The German manufacturer BMW seems to have got the answer. And it is yes.

The third generation of its SUV X6, whose official premiere will be held in September at the Frankfurt Motor Show, will be presented there with an eccentricity that is not linked to the interior comfort of this car, which in itself is luxurious, but in its body : It is painted in Vantablack,

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American Taylor Townsend upsets Simona Halep at U.S. Open

American Taylor Townsend handed an upset defeat to Wimbledon champion Simona Halep of Romania, the fourth seed, in the second round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Thursday. Halep took the first round 6-2, but Townsend came back to win the next two sets 6-3, 7-6.

In the final set, Halep was at match point but Townsend came back to win the set and force a tie breaker. Townsend then took the tie breaker 7-5.

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Clemson vs. Georgia Tech: Live stream watch online TV channel radio prediction pick odds line

The college football season kicks off in full on Thursday night with the reigning national champions taking the field for the first time. No. 1 Clemson will host Georgia Tech at home in Death Valley as it looks to continue its dominant run of success through the ACC over the last five years. With the conference receiving a lack of offseason criticism for its lacking depth, can the Yellow Jackets shut up the haters and make some noise against one of the nation’s bests teams?

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The Biggest Takeaways From Travis Scott’s Netflix Documentary ‘Look Mom I Can Fly’

While Travis Scott isn’t always the most forthcoming when it comes to certain aspects of his personal life, his new Netflix documentary, Look Mom I Can Fly, provides a look into his reality.

The 85-minute doc shines a light on one of rap’s most discrete artists with exclusive footage from his career-shifting year in music. The film centers on the road to releasing his Grammy-nominated album, ASTROWORLD, and the elevated stardom that ensued.

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Joaquin Phoenix kills in official ‘Joker’ trailer

(CNN)”Joker” was made for Joaquin Phoenix.

Warner Bros. debuted the official trailer Wednesday for the comic book film. Playing the notorious Batman villain, Phoenix inhabits the role so completely he’s almost guaranteed to get noticed during Oscar season.
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The film takes place in 1981 and tells the backstory of Arthur Fleck, a failed stand-up comedian who turns to murder in Gotham City.

Set to Nat King Cole’s “Smile,”

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Neal Casal a prolific guitarist who played with Ryan Adams and Chris Robinson has died

(CNN)Neal Casal, a prolific guitarist who was a member of The Cardinals and played alongside Willie Nelson, Phil Lesh, and Chris Robinson throughout a busy solo career, has died.

He was 50.
His friend and publicist Kevin Calabro confirmed his death to CNN.
“Neal Casal’s passing is not only a huge loss for our music community, but for the world as a whole. He brought warmth and kindness with him wherever he went,”

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Brie Larson Covers Miley Cyrus’ ‘Slide Away’ on Instagram — and She Plays the Guitar!

The Captain Marvel star, 29, shared a video of herself singing Cyrus’ “Slide Away” on her Instagram Stories on Tuesday. Larson sat close to the camera in a green polka-dotted dress as she strummed her blue guitar and sang the lyrics.

“Once upon a time, it was paradise / Once upon a time, I was paralyzed / Think I’m gonna miss these harbor lights,” Larson sang. “But it’s time to let it go / Once upon a time,

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WoW Classic live today lets you party in Azeroth like it’s 2006

Players can return to Azeroth like it was in 2006 when World of Warcraft Classic servers go live Monday. To accommodate players, Blizzard Entertainment added more realms for players to choose from, but it’s still expecting a long wait time for people who want to jump back into the game they first played more than a decade ago.

WoW Classic went live in the Americas starting at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT Monday.

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Celebrate National Dog Day with 14 of the best doggone stories we’ve got

Every dog must have its day, and that day happens to be August 26. On the off chance you actually need an excuse to devour some fascinating content about doggos, here are 14 of PopSci’s best puppy tales in honor of National Dog Day.

What makes dogs special?
Dogs aren’t stupid, but they’re also not the smartest animals on the block. Recent research tried to figure out just how canine intelligence actually ranks in the natural world,

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