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Kenny Baker, actor behind R2-D2, dies

The 3ft 8in actor, who starred in six Star Wars films as well as Time Bandits and Flash Gordon, was 81<p>The British actor who played R2-D2 in the Star Wars films has died at the age of 81 after a long illness. Kenny Baker, who was 3ft 8in tall, shot to fame in 1977 when he first played the robot …

Star Wars

Pokémon Go is now live in 15 more countries in Asia, but not India or China

The wait is over for many Pokémon Go fans in Asia, after the smash hit game went live in 15 new countries in the continent.<p>The full list of new countries are: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Taiwan, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Solomon Islands, …

'Pokémon GO' Launches In Southeast Asia, Parts Of Oceania

Budding Pokemon Trainers in Southeast Asia have a reason to celebrate.<p>Just over a month after its official launch, <i>Pokemon Go</i> has, as of this morning (Saturday), arrived in Southeast Asia.<p>A smash-hit title from Niantic and Nintendo, <i>Pokemon Go</i> is an Augmented Reality (AR) game that uses geo-location …

Pokémon

Iran ban on Nidoran: Pokémon Go not permitted due to ‘security concerns’

You cannot catch ’em all if you happen to live in Tehran.<p>Iran has blocked Pokémon Go after the country’s High Council of Virtual Spaces expressed concerns about it posing a ‘security’ risk, according to the BBC. The government committee, which controls internet connectivity for Iranians, did not …

Pokémon

11 Best Snacks for a Pool Party

Inflatable swans have nothing on these delicious snacks.<p>Chef James Holmes reconfigures this classic dish as a playful snack.<p>When buying coconuts, …

"The New Important Photographers" @ Superchief Gallery Soho

Superchief Gallery is proud to present 'the new generation of important photographers.'

Travel Alberta: Sunshine Village makes it easier to access the colourful wildflower fields with gondola and lift services

Travel Alberta: Sunshine Village makes it easier to access the colourful wildflower fields with gondola and lift services<p>BANFF, AB, 2016-Aug-04 — …

Alchema turns your fruit into alcohol through the power of Wi-Fi

Have you ever stared at a bag of grapes in your fridge and thought to yourself, wow why did I buy these grapes when I could have just bought wine? I think I reach this point pretty much every winter, usually during snow storms when all I have in my pantry is mac and cheese and all I really want is …

11 foods you should never store in the fridge - even though many of us do

When it comes to storing food, there is always conflicting advice.<p>You might have grown up seeing your mum put bananas in the fridge - only to be told …

Colourful quinoa salad: Good for you can also taste good

Print<p>Related<p>Round off a grilled dinner menu with this healthy salad from the new cookbook Nourish (Whitecap, 2016), 100 easy recipes that makes …

Food

Parents pick schools 'based on social class', depriving children of good education, research suggests

Working class parents who choose to send their children to under-performing schools are depriving them of a good education despite living in the catchment area of an outstanding schools, new analysis has suggested.<p>The findings are in stark contrast with the well-established belief that it's simply …

The World's Best Streets for People-Watching

Rearrange your next vacation itinerary -- we have something stellar lined up: people-watching. From observing locals to surveying tourists, peeking …

Fort Worth

After Summer Games, Overwatch Has More Seasonal Events on the Way

Overwatch this space.<p>The Summer Games event is the first seasonal event for Overwatch, but it won't be the last.<p>"This is our very first seasonal …

Gaming

Pokemon Go Tracking Site Creator Sends Open Letter to Niantic

Pokevision creator insists app was a "stop gap."<p>Pokevision creator Yang Liu has described his disappointment regarding Pokemon Go’s current state in …

Pokémon

#TheLIST: Watermelon Beauty

In reverent honor of National Watermelon Day, we present the juiciest, freshest, and most quenching picks from the world of watermelon beauty.<p>You live in 2016. You're well aware that there's a national everything day. (What else would we all Instagram about?!) Some are eye-roll inducing, and others …

Skin Care

Beyoncé's Becky with the Good Hair Lyric Finally Explained

Songwriter Diana Gordon spills the truth.<p>If there's one lyric from a song this year that will echo way beyond 2016, it's Beyoncé's "You better call Becky with the good hair."<p>The line—which concludes her latest single "Sorry"—immediately sparked a witch hunt for the supposed female who the star's …

Music Videos

MIT researchers use ordinary cameras to create extraordinary interactive videos

Augmented reality is in the news plenty lately, but some researchers from MIT have put an interesting twist on the popular technology. Using new …

34 kids movies on Netflix your whole family can enjoy

For parents looking for kid-friendly entertainment that won’t make them pull out their hair, Netflix supplies a wealth of new kids movies and quality …

27 Pictures of the British Royal Family Dancing Their Butts Off

From the dance floors of glittering ballrooms to the sunbaked earth, the royal family has danced their way around the world. Whether they are dressed in their finery for a lavish state event or low-key and bonding with their hosts as they learn some traditional local moves, everyone from Kate …

Prince Philip

YOU TRIED Enamel Pin

This classic pin is back with a full redesign because ribbons are cute but stars are forever!!!!!!! This slightly imperfect star shape is doing it's …

Top 10 NikonRumors posts for July 2016

These are the top 10 most visited NikonRumors posts for July, 2016:• New Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens to be announced this week<br>• “Seven reasons …

Cameras

The Nikon Coolpix W100: A Camera for Kids

As photo enthusiasts, we’re typically looking for bells and whistles on a good compact digital camera, but the Coolpix W100 is meant to be something …

The state of Batman in 2016: Is the Dark Knight lightening up?

No one should be surprised that <i>The Killing Joke</i> movie is terrible. The original Alan Moore-Brian Bolland story is the least essential of the …

The Xbox One S is the most beautiful game console out there

The Xbox One S doesn’t feel like a toy.<p>Whereas setting up the original Xbox One often felt like I was handling some sort of Medicare-provided DIY iron lung, the One S is a far tighter experience that’s luxurious and efficient in its build.<p>Shoddy vent grids covering an alarmingly hollow-sounding …

Liv Tyler Spills Her Secrets to New-Mom Style

If I had to make a list of the most timeless women alive, Liv Tyler would have a stronghold on first place. A bold statement, I know, but can you really argue with me? She's the daughter of a rock legend and a Hollywood icon in her own right, who's staying relevant in HBO's apocalyptic hit <i>The</i> …

Liv Tyler

Fast fashion has made some of the richest men on Earth

When you think of the industries that allow a person to acquire a massive fortune—the kind that makes them the wealthiest person in a country, or continent—your mind probably goes to fields such as technology, or oil.<p>But clothes, and especially cheap clothes have turned out to be a surprisingly …

Clothing

President Obama Declares Donald Trump 'Unfit' to Be President

President Barack Obama called Donald Trump “unfit” and “woefully unprepared” to be president on Tuesday, his strongest criticisms yet of the Republican presidential nominee.<p>During a press conference at the White House with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Obama posed the question to the …

Donald Trump