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10 things Broadway won’t tell you

<b>1. “Our rave reviews deserve a Tony.”</b><p>As any New Yorker can attest, when the holidays arrive, so do the crowds. And the theater district in particular …

8 New Jobs People Will Have In 2025

New technologies will change the kinds of jobs people have in the coming years. Don’t be surprised if one day you’ve taken on the position of microbial balancer, corporate disorganizer, or urban shepherd.<p>New technology will eradicate some jobs, change others, and create whole new categories of …

7 Delightful Forgotten English Words

If you're looking to boost your Scrabble game or make your friends feel like blunkerkins, you might want to check out <i>The Horologicon</i>, language- obsessed blogger Mark Forsyth's witty compendium of words long forgotten by most speakers of English.<p><b>1. Snollygoster</b><p><i>noun</i> [<b>snol</b>·ee·gos·ter]<p>A shrewd, …

Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming

A lecture explaining why using our imaginations, and providing for others to use theirs, is an obligation for all citizens<p>Authors condemn £4m library fund as a ‘sop’ and a ‘whitewash’<p>It’s important for people to tell you what side they are on and why, and whether they might be biased. A declaration …

The Simpsons Lego set and minifigs to release in April/May 2014 - Pocket-lint

We first heard in March that Lego was working with 20th Century Fox to release The Simpsons-branded minifigs and sets, and now there's a new report …

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Wolfram Alpha Launches Problem Generator To Help Students Learn Math

If you’re studying math or science, you are probably pretty familiar with Wolfram Alpha as a tool for figuring out complicated equations. That makes it a pretty good tool for cheating, but not necessarily for learning. Today, the Wolfram Alpha team is launching a new service for learners, the …

How To Announce An Engagement On Facebook Like A Boss

1. Get engaged. Tell your parents and siblings. Say nothing on Facebook.<p>2. Wait a day before telling your one friend who can’t help herself from …

'Artist' 2013 was included in Living Etc magazine's house of the month. Check out www.madcowinteriors.com for the designer's site.

Books To Read In 2013 Before They're Made Into Movies

Not only are novels an age-old inspiration for film, they're the best special feature available! Forget about DVD commentary and featurettes.<p>The best way to learn about your favorite film is to go to the source before you see it.

20 Young, Beautiful, And Successful Daughters Of Rockstars

Music being the universal language of love, Bono even covered Lady Gaga's "Telephone" at his daughter's 21st birthday party.<p>From models and DJs to actors and musicians, meet the new crop of muses of the most celebrated rock stars.

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'Assassins Creed 4': A Look From The Inside

Assassins Creed is one of the few triple-A gaming franchises left in the industry and the latest installment – <i>Assassins Creed IV: Black Flag</i> – is due out this fall. Last year’s Assassins Creed 3 has sold over 12 million units to date.<p>Given the massive undertaking to build such expansive, detailed …

"There is an end" to the Assassin's Creed series, Ubisoft says

Assassin's Creed developer Ubisoft has said it has ideas in place for the series' eventual ending - whenever that might be.<p>In a conversation with …

Composer Nobuo Uematsu’s musical e-book launches for iPad

Nobuo Uematsu's e-book, <i>Blik-0 1946</i>, is available through the iTunes store now and includes original tracks from the Final Fantasy composer.<p>The book follows a robot named Blik-0, whose functions allow him to feel emotions and experience life as humans do. As readers progress through the story, …

How to Cheat at Everything: an encyclopedia of cons

Back in 2007, I reviewed a great book called How to Cheat at Everything, by Simon Lovell. Lovell's book, nominally a guide to committing fraud, was …

‘Pink Punch’ installation from New York based architect Nicholas Croft and designer Michaela MacLeod

‘Pink Punch’ installation from New York based architect Nicholas Croft and designer Michaela MacLeod