Philip Cross

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iHome Unveils Speakerphone Alarm Clock Radio With Charging Dock for iPhone and Apple Watch

iHome has unveiled a new speakerphone alarm clock radio with a charging dock for the iPhone and the Apple Watch.<p>The iHome iPLWBT5 supports a number …

Inside the new Star Wars exhibition in London that shows you how the characters were developed

There's everything from radically different concept of Jabba the Hutt to Darth Vadar's iconic costume — and we got an early look inside.<p>The Star Wars Identities exhibition opened on November 18, and it also lets you create a virtual character of your own using a wristband and an interactive</b> …

Star Wars

The 50 best wines for Christmas 2016

White wines under £10<p><b>Tesco Finest St-Mont, France 2014</b> (£6, Tesco)<br>Made by the ever-reliable Gascon co-operative Producteurs Plaimont, this south-western French budget staple of the Tesco range is in fine nick this vintage. Its super-tangy grapefruit and tropical flavours make it a good allrounder …

Wine

4 ways effective leaders deal with incompetent people

They have to be able to motivate underperformers, collaborate with annoying coworkers and overcome difficult employees. While this makes a leader's job frustrating, aggravatingly incompetent team members are often inescapable.<p>And since firing or avoiding these people isn't always an option, leaders …

When to leave your job, according to two Stanford academics

Life is too short to stay in a job you hate. It's also way too short to jump ship at the first new opportunity, only to realize that you hate the new …

Stanford University

‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’ featurette: ‘It’s the greatest job in the world’

“If I had known since I was four that I would be shooting this film, I would have planned it all my life … It’s the greatest job in the world,” says …

Phoenix to Barcelona or Madrid United $508-$568 Jan-April

Spain is on sale from many airports in the USA and some of the best deals are from western states. United Airlines and Air Canada have Phoenix to …

In pictures: London's new LEGO shop is open and there's a GIANT LEGO tube carriage

At last, a reason to go to Leicester Square: LEGO. A whole building dedicated to it. It’s the biggest LEGO store in the world, but so much more than …

Lego

'Whole trip' service makes Airbnb bigger than ever, but many want tougher rules

Airbnb is taking on the tourism industry with an ambitious expansion and a star-studded launch – but it comes at a delicate time for the company<p>Airbnb is taking on the tourism industry by offering travellers excursions and experiences hosted by locals, an ambitious expansion which will allow people …

Hospitality

4 Things You're Doing That Are Ruining Your Joints

Here are the top mistakes we all make when it comes to our joints—and how to stay out of harm's way<p>It used to be that joint replacements were a problem for older people. But today orthopedic surgeons are seeing people in their 40s, 50s, or younger. In fact, surgeons at The Mount Sinai Hospital in …

Folding bike helmet wins Dyson award

A folding, recyclable bicycle helmet that is also rain resistant has been named the 2016 international winner of the James Dyson Award.<p>The EcoHelmet …

5 secrets to creating the best project management resume

Your resume is an extension of you professionally, and to some extent personally, and because you only have one chance to create that best first …

Project Management

You won't 'fly casual' with these dogfighting Star Wars Battle Drones

It’s nearly Christmas, and that means another Star Wars movie is about to take the theater by storm, which also means a massive amount of new Star …