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Pamela Anderson poses for Arvida Byström in new shoot

<i>Vote for Arvida Byström in the Dazed 100 here.</i><p>For its SS16 campaign, womenswear label Missguided enlisted something of a dream team: perennial pin-up Pamela Anderson and photographer-slash-artist Arvida Byström.<p>Byström shoots the actress and former Baywatch star in the brand’s latest range of …

Microsoft Surface Book review: power, style and portability

Pros<p>Stylish build quality; impressive specs; great keyboard and trackpad<p>Cons<p>Expensive; heavy; full performance only possible with keyboard …

A hum about my ears: Clara Sanabras on her journey from the Titanic to the Tempest

A strange journey over this last year has taken singer Clara Sanabras from James Horner and his Titanic soundtrack, via a plane crash and a shipwreck, to the rough magic of Shakespeare’s Tempest<p>Carl Jung defined synchronicity as a “meaningful coincidence”: just as events may be connected by chance, …

Samsung's Galaxy S7 has been given the gold and platinum treatment already

Little more than a week after the official announcement of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 flagship, there’s now a company offering to bling it out for you with a selection of luxury finishes.<p>Truly Exquisite is offering the S7 and S7 Edge in 24k Gold plating, 18k Rose Gold, or Platinum.<p>Obviously, none of these …

Gmail for Android shows your agenda alongside calendar invites

Google is getting better and better at integrating its stable of services, making the connections between apps like Gmail and Google Calendar tighter and smarter. Today, the company announced a pretty handy new feature for Gmail on Android that makes it easier to respond to calendar invites: those …

Apple will restore full functionality to its Pencil in the next iOS 9.3 beta

Fans of Apple’s Pencil stylus can breathe a sigh of relief. Apple has confirmed to The Verge that it will restore full functionality to the $99 …

This personality trait may indicate whether your child is destined for success in life

You might find it exasperating, but if your child acts in this way it could pay off in the years ahead<p>Do you ever find yourself exasperated by your child's stubbornness? Does your daughter continually disobey authority? Or does your son hate doing what he's told?<p>If so: congratulations!<p>If recent …

Psychology

Acer's Chromebook R11 is a cheap 2-in-1 convertible that's not too shabby

Acer Chromebook R11 review<p>Super solid Chromebook<p>Transformer in disguise<p>Excellent input<p>Works great as a laptop<p>Port basics<p>Fends off fingerprints<p>You get …

Teens have a smart reason for abandoning Facebook and Twitter

When my digital media students are sitting, waiting for class to start, and staring at their phones, they are not checking Facebook. They’re not checking Instagram or Pinterest or Twitter. No, they’re catching up on the news of the day by checking out their friends’ Stories on Snapchat, chatting in …

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What is a black hole?

Stephen Hawking has chosen black holes as the subject of his BBC Reith Lectures. Here’s why these mysterious objects remain at the forefront of astronomers’ attention<p>Black holes are places of mystery. The laws of physics predict their existence but cannot explain what happens inside a black hole. …

Here's how much Google paid that guy who bought google.com for a minute

Google’s own domain was bought from under its nose for $12 in October, and Google just revealed how much money it paid to get it back.<p>After seeing …

Android News

6 Things That Happen When You Don't Drink Enough Water

Nine cups of water per day? Studies say it's worth it.<p>The Institute of Medicine suggests people drink about nine cups (or 72 oz.) of water a day, which may leave you wondering whether that's actually worth all the trips to the bathroom. We went straight to the studies to show you yes, it is.<p><b>1.</b> …

The man in charge of Windows design explains why it doesn't matter that he uses an iPhone

However, it appears Belfiore doesn't use a Windows Phone at the moment. A tweet sent by Belfiore (spotted by The Verge), who is on a nine month sabbatical at the moment, is sent from an iPhone.<p>Under Steve Ballmer, the CEO of Microsoft from 2000 to 2014, employees hid their iPhones for fear of being …

Revealed: the 50 most creative companies in England

Games studios, app makers and documentary film producers top the index of the most creative companies in the country<p>The makers of an anti-snoring app, the production company behind Channel 4's Dispatches programme and a 3D printing start-up are among England's 50 most creative companies, according …

This Is What It's Like To Use NYC's New Free Public Wi-Fi

Maybe blazing fast internet will be enough to keep the city warm this winter<p>The temperature hovered around freezing in New York City on Tuesday evening and my exposed hands were started to go numb, turning clumsy and slow in the cold. My phone's battery was sluggish in the frigid air, and the …

Too many people still use terrible passwords

The fifth annual SplashData chart of the internet's worst passwords is out, and it looks like people just can't learn the lesson. The firm has aggregated the passwords from around two million that were leaked in 2015, finding that basic, easy-to-guess terms are still in abundance. The most popular …

Information Systems

20 Things That Are Weirdly Soothing

Sometimes it's the little things in life that are the most calming.<p>Sometimes it's the little things in life that are the most calming.

Windsor Castle switch to modern duvets sparks consternation among staff

Staff at the Queen's Windsor Castle residence have derided the decision to move away from traditional eiderdowns and sheets in favour of duvets<p>Staff at the Queen's Windsor Castle residence have derided the decision to move away from traditional eiderdowns and sheets in favour of duvets.<p>It has been …

Forget resolutions—use these nerdy lifehacks to make life a little better in a lot of ways

It’s New Year’s. You want to set goals, and achieve them. But, realistically, you’re probably not going to. Researchers find that anywhere from 40% to 8% of Americans who set New Year’s resolutions successfully stick to them.<p>The problem is that people often aim to completely overhaul their lives, …

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30 easy tips to get slimmer in 30 days

The New Year signals a clean slate (and a clean plate!). The good news: Implementing even small everyday diet and exercise changes can lead to a long-term difference, said Dr. Lee Goldman, executive vice president and dean of the faculties of health sciences and medicine at Columbia University …

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Rumor Roundup: 10 Leaked Features Reveal Spectacular Changes

When Samsung revealed the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge flagship smartphones in April 2015, the designs and features were drastically different from the Galaxy S5. Samsung did away with expandable storage, the removable battery and water resistance from the Galaxy S5 to the Galaxy S6 in favor of …

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"If you want to have clean ideas, change them as often as you change your shi...

Public<p><p>"If you want to have clean ideas, change them as often as you change your shirts." (Francis Picabia) Happy New Year!<p>6 comments<p>6<p>88 plus ones<p>88<p>9 …

This is what the entire universe looks like in one image

The universe is so vast it's almost impossible to picture what it might look like crammed into one field of view.<p>But musician Pablo Carlos Budassi …

Universe

New Google test feature lets you replace your password with a phone

Remembering passwords was always a nuisance, and these days, when a secure password has at least 20 characters and resembles the product of a cat …