Bimal Patel

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Rihanna, Kanye, Gwen, And The Tale Of The Forgotten Single

A big single has been one of the most important moneymakers in the music industry for decades now, and even as sales dwindle year after year, they aren’t going anywhere. At the same time, streaming services have made the ability to find global success with that perfect song a lot more democratic, …

Joseph Gordon-Levitt quits adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Sandman

Gordon-Levitt had been in line to direct and star in the big-screen version of Gaiman’s graphic novel fantasy<p>Joseph Gordon-Levitt has walked away from a high-profile big-screen adaptation of the cult graphic novel Sandman, citing creative differences with studio Warner Brothers.<p>In a post on his …

People in Asia are paying $24,000 a year to work out at these lavish gyms — here's what they look like inside

In Asia, people are paying as much as $24,000 a year for memberships at Centuryon, a chain of luxurious mega fitness centers operated by California Management Group.<p>According to founder and CEO Randy Dobson, the gyms offer exclusivity and luxury to "a select few who posses the highest standards and …

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Microsoft is trying to bring back the '80s with its Windows 10 strategy

In 1980, IBM contracted a startup called Microsoft to deliver DOS, an operating system for its forthcoming IBM PC, on a tight deadline.<p>The IBM PC came out in 1981 and soon became a smash hit, surpassing the leading Apple II.<p>A horde of competitors rushed to build their own "IBM Compatible" clones …

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I was amazed when Claudio Ranieri got the job in the summer, coming so soon after a disastrous experience with the Greece national team when his reputation had taken a bit of a battering.<p>It was also over 10 years since he’d last managed in England with Chelsea and like everyone else I was surprised …

Nancy Reagan, a larger-than-life first lady

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nancy Reagan will be mourned all over the world. She was a huge figure in 1980s America, with many who revered her and many who did not. But everyone who lived through the era agreed that she was a major presence in the nation's history.<p>She has grown to be a beloved person over the past …

Tom Hiddleston fuels Bond rumours with praise for 'extraordinary opportunity' of 007 role

The Night Manager actor says taking over from Daniel Craig would be a demand that he would not take lightly<p>The actor Tom Hiddleston has fuelled speculation that he could replace Daniel Craig as James Bond, saying he was a huge fan of the 007 films and would not take on the role lightly.<p>Hiddleston, …

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John Prescott takes swipe at Sacha Baron Cohen and film Grimsby

Sacha Baron Cohen is another “spoilt public schoolboy from the south kicking the north” and “just the same” as the chancellor, George Osborne, John Prescott has said following the release of the comedian’s new film, Grimsby.<p>The former deputy prime minister said the film – a spy comedy set in the …

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Oh, the places you can go with Google Street View

Google Street View uses in-house data-capturing tech that lets you see the world from the comfort of your own device. GSV allows us to see not only photos of certain gems on the planet, but provides new perspectives that only its cameras can capture.<p>Here are some of the most interesting projects …

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Before Android and Chrome merge, they should at least talk to each other

One of the hardest things about walking away from the iPhone is giving up how well it works with the Mac. Paired together, your incoming text messages and phone calls all pop up on your desktop, where you can respond to them, and opened websites can be beamed from mobile to desktop Safari. It's a …

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