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Apple's Shocking New iPhone Feature Will Forever Change the Way You Use Your Device

The tech behemoth just added a feature to the planned iOS 12 system that I'd never thought I'd see--and that I'm surprisingly grateful for.<p>I'll shortly get to the surprising new features for the i-Phone, embedded in the fall's upcoming iOS 12 update, but first, some important background.<p>Even though …

iOS

Joshua Lutz's Peculiar, Lonely Photos of Sex, Addiction, and Mental Illness

"So much of the first half of my life was... fueled by fears that I would become schizophrenic. I still have that feeling."<p>Ever since he was a child, Joshua Lutz has dealt with the reality of mental illness. When he was five years old, he realized something wasn't right as he watched his mother …

Mental Health

Deconstructing Led Zeppelin’s Classic Song ‘Ramble On’ Track by Track: Guitars, Bass, Drums & Vocals

<b>Jimmy Page's acoustic guitar:</b><p>The beauty of isolated tracks is that they allow us to hear an old piece of music in a completely new way. They give us …

Experience the Mystical Music of Hildegard Von Bingen: The First Known Composer in History (1098 – 1179)

The German abbess, visionary, mystic poet, composer, and healer Hildegard von Bingen “has become a symbol to disparate groups,” writes Brian Wise at …

Things you only know if you collect London’s rubbish

…according to Sam McCarthy.<p><b>People get very passionate about their rubbish</b><p>‘Some people see throwing stuff away as a bit of a challenge. A guy here in …

Killed in 2018: London's victims of violence

There have been 50 killings so far this year, amid fears crime levels could rise to highest in a decade<p>He was studying physics and aerospace at the University of Hertfordshire, hoping to become a pilot. He was stabbed to death at a house party in Islington, north London, on New Year’s Day.<p>Related: …

North London

The 'Unspeakably Disgusting' Way Stanley Kubrick Created 2001: A Space Odyssey's Trippiest Scene

Today is the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s landmark masterpiece <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>, and to celebrate the iconic scifi film we have an …

Stanley Kubrick

9 Ways Adults Can Heal Their Childhood Trauma

Trauma generates emotions, and unless we process these emotions at the time the trauma occurs, they become stuck in our mind and body. Instead of …

Mindfulness

13 Of The Most Brutal Things Children Said To Adults

Kids are innocent and so very unaware of social cues. It's part of what makes them great and humorous at times, but can also result in some crippling …

Parenting

Things To Do Today In London: Monday 2 April 2018

Psychedelic sounds from the Natural Information Society.What we're reading:• The story behind Trafalgar Square's latest fourth plinth …

9 Movies Coming To Theaters In April 2018 That'll Make You Want To Cancel All Your Plans

Yes, Avengers: Infinity War, but also other movies.

Best and worst broadband providers of 2018 revealed by Which? survey

<b>The UK’s biggest broadband providers are still disappointing on customer service, tech support and reliability, according to the results of a Which?</b> …

Customer Service

This Artificial Sweetener Can Literally Lead to Diabetes

Choosing calorie-free sodas and sugar-free diet foods may be doing your body more harm than good, according to science.<p>Trying to lose weight? Think …

April Fool's Day 2018: How the EU trolled Britain - and all the best pranks from around the world

Today is the day for real fake news. It's April 1, which means companies, newspapers and japesters around the world try to make fools of us with pranks.<p>And because it's Easter Sunday too, you can expect some of the gags to have a recurring theme.<p>Here's a round-up of some of the jokes so far.<p>How the …

Author: Kellyanne Conway is the No. 1 leaker

Ronald Kessler, author of a new book with White House insight, says White House counselor Kellyanne Conway is the No. 1 source of leaks.

Donald Trump

18 Documentaries That Have Shocking Endings

"I'm thinking the allegations are clearly false, and then...bam!"<p><i>Warning: Some spoilers ahead. Continue at your own risk.</i>

Why Jimi Hendrix's posthumous music catalogue succeeds where so many others have failed miserably

The Strokes’ Julian Casablancas caused a minor stir recently when he claimed – more than once – that Jimi Hendrix “didn’t have hits” during his lifetime.<p>Of course, Casablancas was just plain wrong. Hendrix was wildly popular during his lifetime, with three top ten hits in the U.K. between 1966 and …

The six new laws that came into effect on April 1

From today, Sunday April 1 a raft of new legislations came into force.<p>The changes will impact drivers, employees and renters.<p>Some laws - such as …

Universal Credit

The 21 Best Documentaries on Netflix

We go from cartel kingpins to Olympic-sized scandals in this list of the best documentaries on Netflix.<p>Documentary filmmakers travel to the ends of the Earth and into the innermost recesses of the things that make us human, and they emerge with no less than tales of human truth. In the past, I've …

Roger Stone

There's 28 hidden iPhone tricks and tips you need to know about

Are you an experienced iPhone user?<p>With so much technology surrounding Apple iPhone models it is not surprising there are still tips and tricks even …

These Are the 61 Best Documentaries of All Time

What makes a documentary “important”? What makes it worth referencing, or remembering, or even watching in the first place? Why, in this time of seemingly perpetual sociopolitical strife, would we veer away from the vaunted, glorious escapism of big feature films and go see something small and …

Bill Clinton

The Art of the Japanese Teapot: Watch a Master Craftsman at Work, from the Beginning Until the Startling End

People all over the world enjoy Japanese tea, but few of them have witnessed a proper Japanese tea ceremony — and seeing as a proper Japanese tea …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Watch The Cure’s First TV Appearance in 1979 … Before The Band Acquired Its Signature Goth Look

Many fans of the Cure first encountered them with 1987’s <i>Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me</i>, a double album filled with bouncy pop confections like “Why Can’t …

Post Punk

Let's talk about mental health... but then what?

In a first for us, interlopers Seaneen Molloy-Vaughan and Mark Brown take over the Ouch podcast to discuss a matter they know the ins and outs of - mental health.<p>And they bring a fascinating personal angle to it.<p>Amongst other things, our two podcast hijackers discuss how some mental health …

The 100+ Best Places to Go in London According to Our Community

If you want to know the very best spots to go in a city, you turn to the people who have experienced it firsthand—both the locals who know it like the back of their hands, and the visitors who see it with fresh eyes.<p>Which is why when we wanted to hear about <i>the</i> places to go in London, for eating, …

7 tricks to free up space on your iPhone

When you start running short on space on your iPhone, you can start deleting apps and offloading photos and videos to free up space or you can expand your storage. You can also try to trick your iPhone into freeing up some space.<p>Because no one likes to be forced to delete apps or deal with photo …