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A Transparent Utility Box Painted | Modern Art Movements To Inspire Your Design

This enjoyable piece was painted by illustrator and muralist Mona Caron on Duboce Avenue at Church Road in San Francisco. Titled Manifest Station, …

The £42 face oil the Duchess of Cambridge swears by

If you've ever wondered how the Duchess of Cambridge seems to keep her skin looking bright and glowing year-round, we can reveal that in part it's down to a natural face oil by a small independent British beauty brand, Beuti Skincare. The Sleep Elixir, which comes in at a reasonable £42 and is made …

Britain's 20 best cities – according to you

The EU: Too Big Not To Fail

The EU emerged as an ambitious, yet modest, enterprise in 1957. Just six nations -- Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands -- signed the Treaty of Rome and created the Common Market. In 1973, Denmark, Ireland and the U.K. joined, bringing the number to a still-manageable …

Biotrap is the world's first 100% biodegradable mosquito trap

If you’re concerned about the Zika virus or simply keen to prevent pesky mosquito bites, you may not have to use DEET-filled sprays or citronella …

Bastille Day celebrations on the Champs-Élysées in Paris, in pictures

Revealed: the world's best airline

Emirates has been named the best airline in the world at the annual World Airline Awards held today by Skytrax at the Farnborough International Air Show in Hampshire.<p>The Dubai-based airline took home the prestigious title, trumping last year's winner Qatar Airways, which came second.<p>Singapore …

15 Reasons We Should All Move To New Zealand If Donald Trump Becomes President

This place is truly magical. ✨<p>If there was ever a time to move to New Zealand, then November might be it. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently joked about moving to the island nation if Donald Trump is elected president. We have to say ― that’s not a bad idea.<p>New Zealand is …

Read Tony Blair's Private Memos To George Bush On The Iraq War

"I will be with you, whatever," Blair told President Bush in one of the many private memos released as part of the inquiry into the Iraq war.<p>The prime minister wrote to the US president to commit to immediate action after the 9/11 terror attacks.<p>"[A]fter reflection, there will be many who ask: what …

This Magical App Lets You Skip Through Airport Customs For Free

No Global Entry needed. How did we never know about this?!<p>We all know the line at airport customs can be painfully long. And most travelers know they can skip the line by enrolling in the Global Entry program for a $100 application fee.<p>But most of us <i>weren't</i> told that there's an app that lets …

These are the questions you should always ask during a job interview

The questions YOU ask during a job interview are just as important as the answers you give.<p>Popular life stories<p>Knowing which questions to ask at a …

Employment

Amsterdam Travel Guide

35 pieces of life advice from women who’ve lived to be 100

Drink lots, have sex and don't take life too seriously<p>The world’s longest living woman reached the grand old age of 116 years old, and advances in …

Apple's new file manager, APFS, is awesome

Consumers (read: probably you) don’t typically dig into their file system; they only get upset when they run out of space on their computer. That’s part of the reason Apple created its new, proprietary file system — and it’s pretty awesome.<p>What the Apple File System (APFS) does isn’t easy to nail …

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The world's 10 happiest countries

Tim Peake facing months of recovery following six month space mission

Astronaut Tim Peake will come down to Earth with a bump next week when he ends his six month mission aboard the International Space Station.<p>Although floating in micro-gravity for half a year may appear harmless or even restful, in fact, the rigors of spaceflight leave a lasting mark on health.<p>To …

24 Hours in Prague, Czech Republic

The College Tourist<p>By Kalee Fambrough<p>We arrived in Prague after a night train from Krakow and to our delight - it was snowing! We had gotten a glimpse of snow in Scotland while we were hiking but hadn't seen it stick or got to enjoy it really. As soon as we got off the train and started walking …

How to set up a new Mac

Setting up your new Mac<p>When you first switch on a brand new Mac, there are a few steps to go through before you can get going with it. For starters, …

The world's 15 most peaceful countries – which nation has been number one for seven years?

Google developing ‘kill switch’ to stop robot uprising against humans

The rise of the robots could be a genuine threat to the human race, experts have warned, but Google hope to find a way of stopping rouge Artificial Intelligence (AI) from taking over the world.<p>Developers from the search engine’s artificial intelligence division, DeepMind, have teamed up with Oxford …

Artificial Intelligence

Google makes its TensorFlow artificial intelligence platform available on iOS

Google this week has published a new version of its TensorFlow machine learning software that adds support for iOS. Google initially teased that it was working on iOS support for TensorFlow last November, but said it was unable to give a timeline. An early version of TensorFlow version 0.9 was …

10 Amazing Classic Kitchen Design Ideas

Classic kitchen design ideas in the interior are the golden mean. But the demand for the classics in interior design is constantly growing due to the …

Switzerland rejects plan to pay every citizen at least $2,500 a month

A proposal to dramatically change social welfare policy has been soundly rejected in Switzerland.<p>The vast majority of Swiss voters on Sunday rejected a referendum that would have provided every citizen a guaranteed income of $2,500 Swiss francs ($2,520) after tax, regardless of their employment …

66 Things to Do and See in Paris

From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most entertaining, most exquisite, and most quintessentially Parisian attractions and activities the city has to offer.<p>From the classic landmarks to the lesser-known gems, we've rounded up some of the most …

Top 10: the most romantic Paris hotels

An expert guide to the most romantic hotels in Paris, including the best places to stay for stunning views, sumptuous décor, luxurious bedrooms, intimate spas and excellent restaurants, in locations close to the Eiffel Tower, the Champs-Élysées, Montmartre, the Marais and the Left Bank.<p>Shangri-La …

Sweden leads the race to become cashless society

Swedes are blazing a trail in Europe, with banks, buses, street vendors and even churches expecting plastic or virtual payment<p>In 1661, Stockholms Banco, the precursor to the Swedish central bank, issued Europe’s first banknotes, on thick watermarked paper bearing the bank’s seal and eight …

FinTech

Where to Find the Perfect Croissants in Paris

As dawn breaks in Paris, doughy smells permeate the air, and locals line up at neighborhood <i>boulangeries</i> for freshly baked croissants to enjoy alongside their morning coffee–and as an afternoon <i>goûter</i>, or snack.<p>These yeast-leavened pastries from Vienna—known there as <i>viennoiserie</i>s—reportedly arrived …

Britain's most - and least - romantic places