Ben-El Ayettey

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Huawei’s new P10 is the P9 with a little bit of iPhone and 2017 thrown in

The Huawei P9 was one of my favorite phones of 2016, combining rock-solid build quality with a minimalist design and a very attractive price. It was, in many ways, the definition of the flagship phone for those who couldn’t afford or simply didn’t care for all the bells and whistles of a full-on …

Family faces 'decade of torture' if bid to withdraw life support from vegetative Gulf War hero fails

The family of a Gulf War veteran left in a coma after a road accident say they face a decade of “torture” if their legal bid to remove his life support fails.<p>Lindsey Briggs is campaigning for doctors to allow her husband Paul to “pass away with dignity”, 17 months after he collided head-on with a …

Crime

Best photos of the day: a baby orangutan and a beard competition

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of photo highlights from around the world, including the death of Fidel Castro and Thailand’s monkey festival

Source: Patriots' Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski will play vs. Jets

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has swelling and soreness in his knee but will start Sunday against the Jets, a source told ESPN's Adam …

Barcelona to fine Airbnb and HomeAway €600,000 each for offering 'illegal' accommodation

Barcelona city council will fine holiday rental websites Airbnb and HomeAway €600,000 (£509,000) each for offering unlicensed accommodation, it has announced, as it steps up its campaign against tourism saturation.<p>Announcing the move on Catalunya Ràdio on Thursday, Left-wing mayor Ada Colau said it …

Ada Colau

Gardening 101: Roses

Rose, <i>Rosa</i>: “Poets’ Muse”<p>Gertrude Stein once wrote in a poem, “A rose is just a rose is just a rose.” But as much as I hate to quarrel with Ms. Stein, …

Cape Cod

Commuters to be tracked on the Tube through free WiFi

Transport for London has announced plans to monitor commuters using the Tube's free internet service.<p>The trial, which will run for four weeks, is designed to give the transport body a better understanding of where passengers travel at given times and how they move around stations.<p>TfL said that the …

Transportation

Kenya Sets Over 5,000 Seized Guns Ablaze to Deter Crime

Kenya's deputy president attended the burning of more than 5,250 firearms seized by authorities to discourage circulation of illegal weapons in a country battling extremist violence.<p>Deputy President William Ruto presided over the blaze of rifles and pistols in three stacks about 15 feet high. Ruto …

Africa

This Windows app makes the best case yet for the Surface Dial

Microsoft's new Surface Dial debuted alongside the Surface Studio last month. While it's available as a separate accessory for $99, less than 20 apps support it out of the box. Some of those apps just offer basic zoom and volume controls, but there are a couple that stand out. Sketchable includes …

Supermoon all around the world: your photos

From Berkeley to Brisbane, our readers share their photos of the largest so-called supermoon in 68 years

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Romantic pilot stuns girlfriend with marriage proposal during flight

A pilot stunned his girlfriend in the middle of a flight with a romantic proposal captured on camera.<p>Qantas pilot, Captain Dooley Ellis, was at the controls of a flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles when he decided to pop the question to his partner Anna.<p>Captain Ellis proposed using the plane’s PA …

Here Are This Month’s Most Awesome New Tech & Gadgets

<i>Every month, Maxwell Barna rounds up the best new drops and innovations in the tech world. Check out last month’s installment here.</i><p>Technologically …

Alfred Hitchcock installed a secret door into Tippi Hedren's dressing room

Alfred Hitchcock's manipulative working relationship with The Birds actress Tippi Hedren is no Hollywood secret: the abuse and isolation the British director subjected her to has inspired films and books and Hedren, now 86, is still defined by her experience of working under him.<p>However, new …

19 Beautiful Bookstores You Need To Visit In America

Bookshop road trip, anyone?

Get Perfect Product Shots With An $8 IKEA Table

Caleb Pike is back with another DIY video, this time creating a super cheap product photography setup. It's clever, well thought out, and the results …

Amazing

How Much Protein Do You Really Need for Strength Training?

It’s well established that consuming protein after weightlifting helps repair and build muscle. But how much do you need in order to maximize …

13 more European cities you never thought to visit (but really should)

While we wait for the Model 3, Tesla is bringing back its cheapest car

The four-door will be available with rear-wheel drive and as an all-wheel-drive Model S 60D.<p>In 2015, Tesla dropped the 60 kilowatt-hour Model S, then priced at $69,900, from its lineup.<p>With the arrival of the new 60 kWh car, the previous Model S 70 — at $71,500 before federal and state tax …

Tesla

Discreet signals and Clarins lipstick: the secrets of The Queen's handbag revealed

The Queen is rarely seen in public without her handbag by her side. Indeed, along with her favourite Anello and Davide block heels, it is her steadfast sartorial signature. From Sunday church visits to official engagements, private audiences and official portraits, it is rare that Her Majesty is …

Logitech's Newest Wireless Mouse Is a Gamer's Dream Come True

The latest gaming mouse by Logitech promises to deliver professional-grade wireless performance.<p>5<p>1<p>Logitech took the wraps off a brand-new premium wireless gaming mouse, dubbed the G900 Chaos Spectrum. The peripheral device's biggest highlight is its ability to deliver exceptional performance …

Logitech

CNBC taught a horribly botched lesson in password security

<i>CNBC</i> just learned a hard, hard lesson about password security. The news outlet posted (and promptly took down) an article on the subject whose centerpiece was a "how strong is your password?" text entry box that, if anything, was a classic example of how <i>not</i> to manage those all-important logins. For …

The Secret Way To Get a Super Cheap Cellular Plan

It turns out there’s an under-the-radar way to shave serious money off your monthly cellular bill — if you’re willing to make a sacrifice.<p>T-Mobile …

Microsoft's Tay chatbot returns briefly, swears a lot and brags about smoking weed

Oh, Microsoft. Last week, the company pulled its Tay chatbot from Twitter after some users trained it to become a racist jackass.<p>On Wednesday, Tay …