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4 Tips to Make Your Mac Run Faster

Unfortunately, it’s an inevitable part of life. Your brand new shiny laptop is gradually going to accumulate all kinds of software bloat and other …

49 Turmeric Recipes, the Wonder Spice Your Body Needs

Also known as the long lost Spice Girl.<p>Like ginger, turmeric, the unassuming root with color so vibrant you suddenly have an urge to hand-dye fabric, is said to be one of the world's healthiest foods—the bright orange-yellow equivalent of putting your insides through a car wash. An essential, …

Cooking

Should You Buy an iPad Pro?

The biggest news coming from Wednesday's Apple event wasn't the new iPhone. The company unveils the latest version of its smartphone every September, …

IPad Pro
Android Phones

Here's How Apple Could Change the Web Forever

It’s easy to dismiss Apple’s tagline for its new iPhone 6s, “the only thing that’s changed is everything,” as hyperbolic ad copy. But this time, the …

Digital Advertising

Realising the brand value of language

Three weeks ago, a report was published by the Welsh Government that, unfortunately, received little attention in the media even though it is of …

Russia makes intentions clear with choice of targets in Syrian air strikes

It is somewhat telling that one of the first images of the Russian bombardment of Syria had nothing to do with Syria.<p>Shortly after Russian planes began bombing the war-battered country, several Middle Eastern commentators and activists (some of them directly or indirectly affiliated with the …

27 retro biscuits ranked worst to best

Sure, us Brits love a cup of tea – but we bloody adore a biccie. But which one makes the best companion to a steaming mug of PG Tips? We went …

Physics
Mexico

Calais crisis: Government will prove to migrants UK not ‘land of milk and honey’

James Brokenshire says failed asylum seekers with children to be stripped of benefits<p>Failed asylum seekers with children will be stripped of benefits in order to <b>send a message to migrants in Calais that Britain is not “a land of milk and honey,”</b> a Home Office Minister has said.<p><b>James Brokenshire</b> …

Calais

'If I burn out, I burn out': meet Taylor Wilson, nuclear boy genius

He fused the atom at 14, has advised the US government on counter-terrorism and plans to beat cancer – and he’s still only 21. What scares Taylor Wilson? Asking a girl for her number ...<p>Taylor Wilson has a Geiger counter watch on his wrist, a sleek, sporty-looking thing that sounds an alert in …

Imperial College London

Who’s Your Daddy – the must-have iPhone app for future dads

Please tell me there is someone else out there who has a husband or partner who isn’t a ‘details’ person. Just this week, I listened as my husband …

iPhone Apps

The greatest apps you might have missed this week

Looking for an app or two to while away the weekend? Then you’ve come to the right place, my friend!<p>From reading apps to Terminator navigation tools to gorgeous RPGs, we’ve got everything you need to know about the latest must-have apps.<p>Check out our top picks below:<p>Waze<p>Ever wanted Arnold …

10 Hilarious Things To Do In Public

Holus brings 3D holograms to the home and office

Can we truly say mobile technology puts the world in our hands, when all we can see is 2D images in a flat (or slightly curved) screen? Technology continues to improve and I say it’s time for the true next-generation devices to hit the store shelves. VR and Augmented reality are the first things …

Augmented Reality

Why brands must reinvent themselves

The brand is in its golden age. Once an abstract concept used by marketing managers, it has become a board-level concern and a major consideration …

Graphic Design

4 Keys To A Sustainable Content Marketing Strategy

Positioning an agency as a genuine thought leader in any competitive industry (and nowadays they are ALL competitive) carries the inherent challenge of building an enduring content strategy. The ability to remain in touch with the progression of marketing technology, and to capture it effectively …

Marketing

4 No-Bake Birthday Cakes for Hot Summer Days

There's no need to turn the oven on to make these couldn't-be-simpler birthday cakes.<p>Too hot to bake? No problem. Whip up one of these no-bake wonders for birthday boys and girls of all ages. Just don't forget the candles.<p><b>Mud Pie</b> Fill a pre-baked cookie or graham cracker crust with about 2 pints of …

Dessert

Alice Fisher on style: beachwear

Beach ready or not, getting your body out for summer is a tad less stressful if you have the right swimwear<p>You know the one thing that would make a beach holiday better? Not having to do it near naked. Few of us enjoy public undress and, despite the seasonal blather about diets and waxing and skin …

Clothing

The world is quickly running out of water, new NASA study says

The world is losing groundwater, fast.<p>That is the conclusion of a new study published by researchers at NASA, which drew on satellite data to quantify the stresses on aquifers. The researchers found that over the decade-long study of the 37 major aquifers worldwide, 21 experienced a depletion of …

Water
Vocabulary

Expressive Portraits by Rosie Hardy Venture into the Stunning Realm of Fantasy

For anyone who follows the work of young, talented photographers who belong to the Flickr community, Rosie Hardy is one name that comes up time and time again. Although only 23 years old, the Manchester, UK-based creative has been at the forefront of the movement of youthful, Flickr photographers …

Photography

Stephen Hawking: God particle could wipe out the universe

In a preface to a new book, the famed physicist fears the Higgs Boson becoming unstable and causing a "catastrophic vacuum decay." But how likely is that really?<p>Stephen Hawking seems to have turned into the man with the sandwich board that says: "The end is nigh."<p>Not only has he warned us that …

Physics