Alan Buttle

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SimplyBuilt makes it easy to create a website for your small business

<i>Each week we’re profiling one company that has been selected for Boost – our early-stage startup growth program. Catch up with these companies in person at The Next Web Conference in New York on November 18.</i><p>Back in the day, building a Website for yourself or your small business was a huge …

Will Oculus explode or flop like Google Glass?

The virtual reality display manufacturer Oculus made news in July when it was announced that the company, owned by Facebook, had acquired the 3D gesture and tracking startup Pebbles Interfaces for a whopping $60 million. This buyout is one of the latest in a series of companies working in the field …

Curbed | Love where you live

Cities<p>Atlanta<br>• Austin<br>• Boston<br>• Chicago<br>• Detroit<br>• Hamptons<br>• Los Angeles<br>• Miami<br>• New Orleans<br>• New York<br>• Philadelphia<br>• San Francisco<br>• Seattle<br>• Washington DC<p>Topics<p>Architecture<br>• Interior Design<br>• Tiny Homes<br>• Prefab<br>• Home Tech<br>• House Calls<br>• For Sale<br>• Longform<br>• Maps<p>Handbook<p>Shopping<p>✕<p>Transportation<p>How 10-year stroke survivor Steven L. Patterson gets …

Comcast unveils PC and mobile TV app called Stream

The battle to woo cord cutters with à al carte cable TV channels via apps has taken a new turn, with cable giant Comcast now joining the …

Mobile TV

What are the challenges the ZTE Axon Phone faces?

The Axon Phone hasn’t been officially launched yet, but has already managed to develop significant interest, particularly after we and others realized it was a device manufactured by ZTE. Beginning last month with unofficial confirmed origins, speculation immediately began. Not soon after, we …

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Reasons Homeowners Opt For Ceiling Repairs

There are lots of items homeowners need to fix in order to make their house appealing and comfortable. For one, floors are one of the most commonly …

Prefab House Design - Space- and Cost-Efficient Joshua Tree House

15 Ways to Rethink Kitchen Islands

Real Madrid Pre-Season Schedule 2015: Fixtures, Dates, Live Stream and TV Info

Real Madrid are in a race to dust off the cobwebs following a trophyless campaign and start from fresh under new manager Rafa Benitez, beginning with a busy 2015-16 pre-season schedule.<p>Los Merengues sacked Carlo Ancelotti in the wake of last season's disappointments, but the summer brings with it a …

Soccer

Manchester United agree Schneiderlin deal

The France international underwent a medical at Carrington on Sunday evening and is set to becomes the Red Devils' fourth signing of a busy summer at Old Trafford<p>By <b>Paul Clennam</b> Follow Goal UK on Twitter<p>Manchester United have agreed a fee with Southampton for midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, <b>Goal</b> can …

The history of British slave ownership has been buried: now its scale can be revealed

The past has a disconcerting habit of bursting, uninvited and unwelcome, into the present. This year history gate-crashed modern America in the form of a 150-year-old document: a few sheets of paper that compelled Hollywood actor Ben Affleck to issue a public apology and forced the highly regarded …

Black History

Oxfam calls for troops in Africa as criticism of ‘inadequate’ Ebola response mounts

Anger is growing over the “inadequate” response to the Ebola epidemic this weekend with the World Health Organisation’s Africa office accused of incompetence and world governments of having failed.<p>Aid charities and the president of the World Bank are among the critics, declaring that the fight …

Real Madrid bid for Suarez is a possibility, claims Calderon

Former Real Madrid president Ramon Calderon has told talkSPORT it would not be a surprise if the club launch a monster bid for Luis Suarez this …

Talking Horses: today’s best bets and all the latest racing news

<b>Greg Wood’s TV tips</b><p>Like the famous 17th hole at Sawgrass, which once swallowed 50 balls in its lake during a single round of the Players Championship, the Silver Bowl Handicap at Haydock looms at the end of Saturday’s £15m Scoop6, ready to dash the dreams of the handful of players – if any – who …