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Tribute song for Paul Walker hits No. 1 on Billboard chart

ATLANTA (AP) — Paul Walker is not only being remembered onscreen, but in music too: The tribute song for him, "See You Again," hit the top of the …

The Goop curator tried to raise the world’s palate with macrobiotic kale. But has Gwynnie now finally met her nemesis?<p>There are weeks when nothing much seems to happen in the world of celebrity. They go quietly about their business, no different from you or me. And then there are weeks when the …

United Nations

Police raid Uber offices in Paris

Documents and cellphones seized as part of investigation into low-cost UberPop service<p>French police raided Uber's office in Paris this week, as part of an investigation into its controversial UberPop service. According to French media reports, 25 officers raided Uber's headquarters for six hours on …

Meet Mimi Thorisson, the food blogger causing a stir in Medoc

After leaving Paris for rural France, Mimi Thorisson started a food blog, Manger. Three years, one cookbook and a 'viral' cake recipe later, she explains how life has changed<p>If you have not yet browsed Mimi Thorisson's blog, <b>Manger</b>, do. But steel yourself. So intoxicating is her account of life in …

Christmas Eve

US teacher who screened sexually explicit horror film jailed

A US substitute teacher who screened a sexually explicit horror film to teenage students has been jailed for 30 days.<p>Sheila Kearns, of Columbus, Ohio, showed The ABCs of Death to children as young as 14 in five Spanish classes, despite its graphic content. The horror film is a collection of 26 …

Horror

Evolve, The Order, And The 'Impossible' $40 Price Point

Two games came out this month that couldn’t be more different from one another. One is Evolve, the 4v1 multiplayer shooter than has players hunting down a giant alien monster while the game barely even hints at a narrative. The Order is a cover shooter/quick-time-fest that is almost nothing <i>but</i> …

It Follows review – sexual dread fuels a modern horror classic

A friend confessed to me recently that this was the only film to have given him, in adult life, a proper wake-up-sweating nightmare. I don’t think I have ever had a nightmare quite as scary as this film – a modern classic of fear to be compared to something by a young Carpenter or De Palma.<p>It …

Horror

The Night Sky in March 2015: Mice that spell doom for Earth

Impending collision of galaxies threatens mass extinctions in four billion years (so not before the solar eclipse)<p><i>The chart shows the sky at the beginning of March. The positions of the stars on other nights can be found from previous Night Sky charts</i> <i>for they rise two hours earlier each month.</i> …

Universe

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and …

Everything You Need to Know About Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Another Thanksgiving has come and gone, which means it’s time for Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the month of gift shopping that follows. Here’s …

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Four surprising tricks to eating healthily

From reheating your pasta to tactically skipping breakfast, Ross Edgley looks at four small lifestyle changes that can make all the difference to your health and wellbeing<p>The funny thing about eating healthily is that it's never really been that hard. We've become so obsessed with counting calories …

Holistic Medicine

7 Beginner Tips For Sharper Photos

Scott Kelby, the author of many digital photography books says, <i>“If your photos aren’t sharp then the rest doesn’t matter.”</i> Key to any image is its …

How-to: Recognizing Good Light for Nature Photography

It is often said that light is the lifeblood of photography. What exactly does that mean? Aside from the obvious fact that without illumination there …

Call of Duty Advanced Warfare companion app hits Play Store

Well, it’s that time of year again. Call of Duty releases have almost become like iPhone release dates: expect tons of pre orders, millions of sales in a very short time period, and Battlefield fans telling you that you’re wasting your money. COD fans that are already warming up their gamepad …

Pentax 645z Medium Format Digital Camera Review

We just spent a week shooting the new Pentax 645z, the new, somewhat-affordable medium format system. We wanted to take a real world approach to how …

Catholic school bans Ellen Page and Julianne Moore romance shoot

A Catholic boys’ school has reversed its permission to allow civil rights drama Freeheld, starring Julianne Moore and Ellen Page as a lesbian couple, to shoot on location in New York State.<p>Salesian high school in New Rochelle, New York, had been expected to double for a town hall in Ocean County, …

Sony advertises sale with font inspired by Xbox One exclusive ... whoops

<i>Sunset Overdrive</i> is an upcoming Xbox One exclusive from Insomniac Games with a very distinctive style. Everything from the characters to the font used in the game's logo is interesting and colorful, and the game's trailers have long poked fun at the staid design of many games. It looks like going …

The future has arrived: the sci-fi inventions that have become reality

They are the inventions and happenings that were once only dreamt up in the pages of fantasy novels and the far-flung corners of the imagination.<p>But, in a week where the first man with a severed spine has walked again and scientists have created their own versions of a tractor beam, it seems that …

YouTube games channels take off: top 100 watched 4.4bn times in September

YouTube games channels have become one of the most popular categories on Google’s online video site, with the 100 biggest notching up nearly 4.4bn video views in September alone.<p>That’s up from 3.5bn views in May, according to a chart published by industry site Tubefilter based on data from …

How a writer on the world’s biggest shoot-’em-up has come to advise Washington on the future of warfare<p>Six months after Dave Anthony left his job as a writer and producer on the video game series Call of Duty, he received an unexpected phone-call from Washington DC.<p>That week, the caller, Steve …

Five new albums to try this week: Flying Lotus, Caribou and more

Caribou – Our Love (City Slang)<p><b>Why you should listen</b>: We haven’t heard from Dan Snaith as Caribou since 2010’s Odessa, and he returns here with another album of ambitious and textured electronica.<p><b>It might not be for you if</b> … You’re not sure you’re quite ready for a Caribou album influenced by what …

Teaching kids to code, and to empathize, lies at the heart of Codemancer

There's a special moment in Rob Lockhart's Kickstarter video for his game, called <i>Codemancer</i>. It's a shot from behind the screen of a laptop where a little brown-haired girl — she's all of seven years old — is tapping away with a mouse. Her tongue is pressed tightly into the space where her two …

Olivier Duong | Wedding, Street, Documentary Photography

The Most Expensive Camera Kits Photographers Can Buy for Each Brand (in 2014)

What are the most expensive camera and lens combinations you can buy for each manufacturer? Of course you could spend $2.79 million on a historical …

Unfound - Photographs and text by Steven Chandler | LensCulture

When you delete images from your digital camera the files are lost forever, not so with film. The mistakes, wrong decisions or bad memories continue to exist somewhere albeit as unwanted artefacts. It used to be possible to find these discarded pictures/negatives on the pavement, in skips, in the …

Keep up with the things you care about with Pushbullet's channels

Pushbullet has announced the arrival of channels. Channels notify you when something you care about happens, whether thats the latest update to your …

The Wu-Tang Clan is selling its new album inside a $79.99 speaker

You'll be able to listen to it there before you can buy digitally<p>In a world where Neil Young is trying to sell an MP3 player for $399, and Taylor Swift sees selfies as a form of currency, the Wu-Tang Clan's RZA wants to sell the group's latest album inside a portable speaker. The legendary rap …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of this year’s international astronomy photography competition. The observatory’s annual free exhibition, which opened on Thursday, showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space. …

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …

Alt-Fall Movie Preview 2014: The Wild, the Weird and the Totally True

We've spent months gorging on galaxy-traveling guardians, giant toy robots and angry lizards, ape-populated planets and a genetically enhanced …