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Digital life hack: Turn your old phone into a security camera

In these days of nonstop hacking, phishing and data breaches, it's easy to forget that regular old burglars are still lurking around to steal from your home. That's why I'm a big fan of home security systems, especially ones that let you watch your home from a distance and alert you when someone …

Baa-hind the scenes on the Shaun the Sheep movie: 'In a good week we can shoot two minutes'

Aardman has turned its cottage-industry beginnings into a hugely profitable global enterprise. We take a look around the studio as Wallace And Gromit spin-off Shaun gets ready for the big time<p>Few multimillion-pound TV and film franchises can have accrued from a throwaway gag, but 11 minutes into A …

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Google Says These Are 2014's Best Android Apps

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What to watch

PICKING out the new technologies that will have a big impact on society is notoriously tricky. Sometimes inventions that do not seem to be important …

Google Gets Up Close And Personal With Polar Bears Using Street View Cameras

In the past Google has taken Street View into the inside of an Amsterdam Barge (which just happens to be the HQ of the startup MobyPicture) and the inside of Doctor Who’s Tardis.<p>Now it’s <i>going there</i> again with stunning Street View pictures of polar bears in their natural habitat, just in time for …

Headshots: Funny Self-Portraits that Show Stuff Hitting the Photographer in the Face

Here’s a set of fun and funny self-portraits to get you through the rest of your Wednesday with a smile on your face.<p>Created by literary translator, …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world