Joshua Ekekwe

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Martin Skrtel's Liverpool Career: The Hard Man with a Soft Centre

Long-serving Liverpool centre-back Martin Skrtel looks set to leave the club this summer, ending an eight-year association with the Reds and signalling a positive step forward for manager Jurgen Klopp as he plots for long-term success.<p>According to the defender's agent, he is "90 percent" certain to …

Dahoud & Mane in, Skrtel & Allen out? Liverpool's summer transfer plans

The Reds have already added three new acquisitions ahead of Jurgen Klopp’s first full campaign in charge, but there’s still more work to be done before the window closes<p><b>ANALYSIS</b><p>Liverpool ended 2015-16 as the Premier League’s eighth-best team; their lowest ever finish since 2012. That was compounded …

The Best Celebrity Memorial Day Instagrams

See how stars spent the long holiday weekend.<p>Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer, which means a long weekend of beachside (poolside is acceptable, too) lounging, barbecues, sunbathing in bikinis, and plenty of booze to welcome the warm weather. From models escaping to Montauk, to …

Bella Hadid

Could children one day sue parents for posting baby pics on Facebook?

Pictures once kept hidden in family photo albums are now being shared with the world, and children may not appreciate it in the future<p>That photo of your toddler running around in a nappy or having a temper tantrum? Think before you post it on Facebook. That’s the advice from French authorities, …

Social Media

Some 'Genius' Built A Gun That Looks Like A Phone. Slow Clap

'Mommy, mommy, that guy's gotta gun,'<p>A gun that looks like a mobile phone - this is the latest creation from an American startup.<p>The gun, dubbed …

Guns

Will Microsoft Follow In BlackBerry's Footsteps?

Even if BlackBerry (BBRY) is credited with inventing the modern day smartphone, it was a latecomer with regards to change. After Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) …

I tried Microsoft's 'holographic' headset, and I'm convinced this is the future

It's been nearly a year since Microsoft surprised everyone by announcing the HoloLens, a sort of helmet-computer that projects virtual images on top of the real world around you.<p>But when you try HoloLens and other similar gadgets, you can tell there's a lot of potential to create a device that …

The riotously beautiful house my sister hid from me – in pictures

Edvard Bjelland and his sister Bergit had lived for years on a remote farm in Norway. One day, she decided to have her own house built nearby, decorating it in a colourful, magical way – a total contrast to the family farmhouse. Since Bergit died in 2011, Edvard has looked after her house. Elin …

50 apps to improve your smartphone

Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>The Rightmove app takes the stress out of house-hunting.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/9/16/1442402799090/a29fb90d-ae79-44f6-9f7b-2bcb648e7925-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>The Rightmove app takes the stress out of …

Apps

Apple: Is it Too Dependent on the IPhone?

How Microsoft enlisted a Native American tribe to design a Killer Instinct character

SEATTLE — When Microsoft announced a few years ago it would reboot the Killer Instinct fighting game, fans were ecstatic. The original game came out in 1994, but now it would come out as a free-to-play game on the Xbox One video game console.<p>But Shannon Loftis, the general manager of Microsoft …

The i-mobile iQ II is the newest Android One smartphone

One week after Google launched the Lava Pixel V1 in India, it’s introduced another Android One phone for Thailand.<p>The i-mobile iQ II is the latest …

Winners of the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The winners of the 27th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest have just been announced. Winning first prize, Anuar Patjane Floriuk of Tehuacán, Mexico, will receive an eight-day photo expedition for two to Costa Rica and the Panama Canal for a photograph of divers swimming near a …

Stunning underwater ‘Whale Whisperer’ shot wins this year’s National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

It beats our pic of Auntie Betty falling into the pool.<p>Mexican Anuar Patjane Floriuk’s beautiful underwater shot of divers swimming with a humpback …

I haven't opened my MacBook since Windows 10 came out

I didn't mean to ditch my MacBook completely.<p>I just figured I would put the new operating system through its paces on the Lenovo Yoga 12 …

Software

Skylanders SuperChargers goes online, comes with its own take on Mario Kart | Polygon

There's a lot to <i>Skylanders SuperChargers</i>, from the deep platforming gameplay on land, sea and in the air, to the minigames and first-time ever online play, but the only thing you really need to know is that the game will include its own take on Mario Kart and it's a lot of fun.<p>I recently had a …

#Youknowyourmumisnigerian - Hilarious Topic Trending On Nigerian Twitter | MusBizusBlog

en_US<p>article<p>Nigerians are recalling hilarious experiences with their mums in various situations with the hashtag #YouKnowYourMumIsNigerian. More …

Windows 10 Mobile review - hands on

Windows 10 is coming to mobile phones later this year. Here's what to expect<p>Windows 10 isn't just coming to desktops - it's also coming to …

Windows 10 review – final version of Windows might be Microsoft's best ever

Photograph: Jack Schofield for the Guardian<p>The new smart menu for Windows 10.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/28/1438095377912/524c8733-b0fc-4526-95d4-251a4fd719f4-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Jack Schofield for the Guardian<p>The new smart menu for Windows …

Windows 10

Review: Windows 10 is the best version yet—once the bugs get fixed

Your very own personal assistant, a better browser... and something called the Start menu.<p>I'm more conflicted about Windows 10 than I have been about …

Urban Diversion: Playful Street Art Interventions on the Streets of France

Street artist OakOak continues to bring smiles and double-takes to his hometown of St. Etienne, France, an old industrial town with drab facades and …

Art

HEAVEN’S SURPRISE

<i>I was shocked, confused, bewildered as I entered Heaven’s door,</i> <i><br>Not by the beauty of it all, nor the lights or its decor.</i> <i><br>But it was the folks in</i> …

These Companies Are Making Smartwatches for Grandma

Jean Anne Booth says when her mother reached her 80s, she refused to wear an “I’ve-fallen-and-I-can’t-get-up” style necklace.<p>“They’re ugly,” Booth …

Wearable Tech

Erik Lamela's Rabona Wondergoal Is Recreated by 'FIFA' Player

Tottenham's season didn't go quite as the north London side would have hoped, but Argentinian Erik Lamela provided the club with a lasting memory with one audacious shot.<p>Lamela famously scored a rabona goal from outside the 18-yard box during Spurs' Europa League win over Asteras Tripoli.<p>It was a …

These B&W Animal Portraits Were All Shot In A Local Zoo

These striking animal portraits were not taken in a studio. Serbian-born photographer Boza Ivanovic started photographing zoo animals after he …

Hands-on with Destiny: The Taken King and Bungie's return to its Halo roots

The story of <i>Destiny</i> since its release is as much about the changes to the game as it is about the game that shipped last year.<p>Today, in June 2015, <i>Destiny</i> is not the same game it was at its September 2014 release. In many ways, the continuing story of <i>Destiny</i> is about a couple hundred game-makers and …

QuizUp Launches On Windows Mobile Phones

QuizUp, the trivia app with over 33 million users worldwide, announced today that it’s releasing an app for Windows phones.<p>First released as an iOS app, QuizUp quickly became a runaway hit with over 1.5 million signups in its first two weeks live. Since then the company has released Android, iPad, …

What company will Stephen Elop steal for Microsoft next?

Trojan Horse, King of Thieves<p>Stephen Elop is out at Microsoft. This isn't surprising news — his departure seemed all but assured once Satya Nadella replaced Steve Ballmer as CEO — but it does complete the strangest chapter in Nokia's long history. Elop had a long run as a VP at Microsoft before he …

Woman Tries Getting On A Bus But Her Skirt Is Too Tight Then This Happens

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