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James Franco: five best moments

A look at Franco’s most memorable roles to date, from silly satire to jaw-clenching drama. Which would top your own list?<p>There seems to be nothing that 36-year-old James Franco can’t do: he paints, writes poetry, acts, directs and has even taught a university film class. But throughout his career …

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Interior Design

Toast Stamp Transforms Bread Into Adorable Teddy Bears

Japan-based company Tokyu Hands has developed a playful way to enjoy your morning toast. This very easy little device quickly transforms a boring old square of bread into an adorable little teddy bear.<p>Simply press the mold into the uncooked bread to obtain the shape. Remove the cut edges, select …

Cute

Joan Rivers, a Comedian for Whom Nothing Was Too Soon or Too Sacred, Dies at 81

Will Smith And Jazzy Jeff Reunite In Vegas, Perform 'Summertime' To Ecstatic Pool Party-Goers

Will Smith reunited with his "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" co-star and musical partner DJ Jazzy Jeff last week when he dropped by for an unannounced performance at the Palms Casino Resort pool party in Las Vegas, according to The Independent.<p>Smith uploaded a photo with Jazz to his Facebook page on …

Entertainment

Pictures of the Week 8.14.14

Nacho Monreal

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

You have a red wine stain on your shirt. Now what?<p><b>1. Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b> If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each wear.<p><b>2. Toss your jeans in a plastic bag and stick them in the freezer</b> …

Clothing

Deadpool Is the Superhero Ryan Reynolds Was Born to Play

<b>A Deadpool movie might actually happen,</b> and if it does, it will be Ryan Reynolds's last shot at being an action hero. This week the Internet got a taste of test footage from 2011 for such a project. It's an all-CGI proof of concept Deadpool scene, with voice work by Ryan Reynolds. And it seems to …

Comics

Find Out How You Can Treat Yourself and Better Yourself at the Same Time on Your Next Vacation

<i>This article on wellness retreats was written by Ahmed Zambarakji and originally published on AskMen.</i><p>You'd be forgiven for thinking that a spa holiday was all about fluffy white robes and whale music. But these days, people are taking it one step further and are opting to use their vacation time …

The Villages of Zagorohoria

Although I consider myself to be a city girl at heart, there are only so many days of crowded metro rides that I can take before I need to get away. Let's just say when the urge to get away hits, it's time to get out of the city, lest I provide a reenactment of Michael Douglas' behavior in <i>Falling</i> …

Universal Orlando Leaves Harry Potter Fans Waiting for Clues on Opening Date

Here’s one for the Harry Potter books’ Department of Mysteries: When will Diagon Alley open?<p>Many hints point to an opening sometime this month for …

Why Sandals Isn't Expanding Beyond the Caribbean Any Time Soon

Despite inquiries from growing beach destinations likes Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and the Maldives, Sandals Resorts‘ executives have no plans to expand the …

Designing Hotels With the Female Business Traveller in Mind

Earlier this week we launched our new report “<b>The Rise of Female Business Travelers</b>” focused on learnings on how to attract and retain the loyalty of …

Guardian Camera Club: Katheriner14's portfolio

A review of Katheriner14’s portfolio

Cellular Networks

Leap Motion Brings Its 3D Gesture Controller To Japan

Leap Motion is branching out into new markets today. The smart 3D gesture control hardware and software company has formed a partnership with BB Softservice Corp., a SoftBank group company. This deal will see Leap Motion’s Controller distributed exclusively through BB Softservice and gives Leap …

Ivee Sleek is a voice assistant that controls your connected home via WiFi

By this point, most of us are accustomed to being able to talk to our laptops and phones to get them to do what we want (some of the time, at least). Now, Ivee Sleek is here to give you the same control over all those WiFi-equipped lightbulbs, thermostats and door locks we've been seeing lately. …

Galaxy S4 KitKat firmware leaks, with white status icons and other UI tweaks

A test Android 4.4.2 KitKat firmware for the international version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 (GT-I9505, Snapdragon 600) has been published by the folks from <i>Sam Mobile</i> and is now available for download.<p>The firmware is a test build for the open European version of the Galaxy S4 and is reportedly …

Android News

Scientists Are Using Metamaterials To Build Everything From Wireless Phone Chargers To Invisibility Cloaks

While the holy grail of metamaterials is still to make objects and people invisible to the eye, they are set to have a more tangible commercial impact playing more mundane roles - from satellite antennas to wirelessly charging cellphones.<p>Metamaterials are simply materials that exhibit properties …

Emerging Technology

Google Glass Banned From Restaurant After Glasshole Tries To Get Employee Fired

<i>Dramatization.</i><p>The inevitable has occurred. Another restaurant in Seattle, Washington, has banned Google Glass from its establishment due to privacy concerns. The first restaurant to do so earlier this year was the 5 Point Cafe. Now the Lost Lake Cafe And Lounge (co-owned by the owner of the 5 Point …

All Asses Are Not Created Equal...

But in lululemon yoga pants, all asses are. It's thighs that are not created equal. Can you imagine the CEO of Brooks Brothers blaming large testicles for the pilling of their cashmere blend trousers? No, of course you can't, because that would never happen. But that's pretty much what the founder …

Australia's Infinite Stairway to Heaven

<i>Diminish and Ascend</i> is a sculptural installation by artist David McCracken that, from certain angles, looks like a never-ending staircase. Part of the annual event known as Sculpture by the Sea in Bondi, Australia, the staircase is one of the most eye-catching pieces at the outdoor exhibition this …

Architecture

The Day SF Became Gotham City: How a Metropolis Is Making a 5-Year-Old's Wish Come True

On Friday, November 15, San Francisco became Gotham. The city did not do this for Comic-Con, nor to film a new movie. The city did this to fulfill …

Comic Books

Back in ZA

I thought I’d been selected for a secondary search.<p>The man motioned at me from behind the table, lulling me away from the security line at Johannesburg’s Oliver Reginald Tambo International Airport—and so I grabbed my bags and dropped them on the table.<p>But it was all just a ruse—as I stepped …

Coco Chanel

Chris Brown Leaves Rehab

Maksim Chmerkovskiy to Make Surprise Return to DWTS

Is Maks ready to waltz back into the ballroom?<p>Maksim Chmerkovskiy, one of the most popular pros in the history of <i>Dancing with the Stars</i>, will make a …

Celebrity Gossip

Lady Gaga's ARTPOP Blasts Off

The pop artists' third studio album is cosmic, and more pop than art.<p>Though Lady Gaga's <i>ARTPOP</i> doesn't officially release until November 11, the album was leaked last Saturday and is currently streaming via iTunes Radio. The album is filled with glittery synths and thumping electro beats that launch …

Watch Ciara Perform at the Paper Nightlife Awards

Paper's September Cover Girl and twerk tutor extraordinaire, Ciara, performed at our 9th Annual Nightlife Awards last month and we captured all the action. Singing a mix of classic hits like "Goodies" and "1, 2 Step" and new singles like "Body Party" and "DUI", she literally had members of the …

Mary J. Blige Releases Christmas Video: Watch

What better way to kick off the holiday season than with a brand new video from Mary J. Blige?<p>The singer released her very first holiday album, <i>A Mary</i> …

Mary J. Blige