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Acer's latest all-in-one doubles as a 27-inch touch monitor and Android PC

Perhaps the best way to regard Acer's growing range of Android "all-in-ones" is not as PC replacements, or even as giant tablets, but rather as touch-sensitive monitors that have the added benefit of being able to run their own OS. That certainly applies to the latest model, the TA272 HUL, whose …

How cats can help you learn Spanish

Give your nervous system a break and learn a new language with the help of some cute kittens<p>We humans are foolish geniuses. Whether we behave like fools or geniuses largely depends on context.<p>Schools bring out the fools in us. A study by Walker (2010), for instance, found that UK secondary school …

Technologue: The Zealous Pursuit of Light, Cheap, Aero-Slick Design Produces a Cool Suspension

View 3 Photos<p>Among the pantheon of automotive pioneers, Oliver Kuttner's name doesn't spring instantly to mind, but if someday it does, he'll likely be described as combining Henry Ford's zeal for low cost with Colin Chapman's religious fervor for light weight and Buckminster Fuller's devotion to …

Google offers Glass to new batch of 'VIPs'

Users of Google Music All Access are reportedly the latest group to be offered the chance to try Google Glass - for a price of $1,500<p>Google has reportedly offered its Glass wearable computer for sale to a further selection of people in an offer for "VIPs". The company has been testing the product …

TOTD: What’s Your List of Top 10 Cars of 2013?

There’s no denying that 2013 was a memorable year full of car launches and news. We’ve already shared our best and most memorable cars and experiences we’ve had in 2013, and we even listed the top 10 most popular web articles. Now it’s your turn. What’s your list of top 10 cars of 2013?<p>Feel free to …

BPI reveal biggest-selling albums and tracks of 2013

Record industry body shows British artists dominated last year<p>The British Phonographic Industry, the body that represents the British recorded music …

Best Folk Music albums of 2013

<b>Philip Henry & Hannah Martin: Mynd (Dragonfly Roots)</b> <br>Devon pair Philip Henry and Hannah Martin can both sing and are talented multi-instrumentalists and they have paired up to create a strong and imaginative album. Read full review here. ★★★★☆<p><b>Will Pound: A Cut Above (Lulubug Records)</b> <br>Harmonica …

Brits doubled their music streaming in 2013

Online music streaming now comprises 10 per cent of music industry revenue after a dip in album sales in 2013<p>Online music streaming in the UK has doubled in the past year according to new figures - and now accounts for at least 10 per cent of record industry revenue.<p>But the increase in terms of …

Bill Bailey Reinterprets Arctic Monkeys, Miley Cyrus & More For NME

Bill Bailey’s office in Hammersmith is, as you’d imagine, a trove of cool stuff: owl taxidermy, french horns among other curious instruments, a retro …