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Verve Records and the man who made jazz the sound of America

Norman Granz, the founder of jazz label Verve, was a divisive figure who did much to end racial segregation in America's concert halls – as well as masterminding the later career of Ella Fitzgerald<p>Verve Records and Norman Granz in pictures – gallery<p>Two extraordinary mavericks changed the face of …

Asimo's AI disappoints in latest performance as it confuses smartphones for hands

Honda's adorable Asimo humanoid robot stumbled this week at the worst possible time. Asimo was demonstrating some of its new abilities in front of a set of reporters gathered at Tokyo's National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (known as Miraikan) when things didn't go as planned. During …

Hear London duo GAPS’ debut single, “Cascade”

Precious little is known about Brighton, UK’s GAPS. A pair of longtime friends going simply by Rachel and Ed hadn’t seen each other in years before …

The first GIFs? Prehistoric rock carvings become 'animated' under sunlight

Prehistoric human artwork is simple but breathtaking, as anyone who has seen some up close or in movies such as Werner Herzog's 2011 documentary <i>Cave of Forgotten Dreams</i> can attest. But now archaeologists say that there is more to it than meets the eye: a group of rock carvings in the Italian Alps …

Make the Leap to Pro Photographer

Those new to the idea can be taken by surprise and even feel a little uncomfortable at the prospect of running a photography business. Their …

Small Business

Big Black Delta - "Side of the Road (Joywave Remix)"

Joywave are a band that have proven themselves to be somewhat of musical chameleons; effortlessly able to shapeshift to anything from electro-pop to …

Alex Ferguson retires: Manchester United manager's career in pictures - Telegraph

Flawless Dream Home: Two Storey Promenade Residence by BGD Architects

The Promenade Residence is a two-storey luxury home envisioned as the perfect “resort-like” house. The project was designed by BGD Architects in …

Nasa chief Bolden says agency can go where no man has gone before: Mars

If the prospect of spending a thousand days up to 140 million miles away from the Earth was not enough of a deterrent, killer radiation levels and …

Inside Gaming - YouTube

Adobe announces first hardware, the Project Mighty smart stylus and Napoleon ruler

Adobe has just announced its first hardware initiative, a pressure sensitive stylus and an electronic ruler that will tightly integrate with its software applications. The company's Project Mighty stylus and Napoleon ruler have been showcased connecting to an iPad and iPhone over Bluetooth. The pen …

Amazing Monterey orca, humpback sightings (photo gallery & video)

<b>Those aboard whale watching boats Sunday in Monterey Bay feasted on rare sightings of a pod of killer whales on the move –</b>– plus sensational tail salutes from humpback whales, and a sighting of a blue whale, the largest air-breathing creature to inhabit the Earth.<p>“Researchers on our expedition …

Mind-Bending Recursive Illusion Created Using Printed Photographs

Whoa. If you enjoy watching mind-bending concepts that confuse you and make your brain hurt, check out this experimental short by Willie Witte, …

Viking's Choice: Enter Deafheaven's Exhilarating 'Dream House'

Deafheaven makes music that's both intensely personal and incredibly universal. Its excellent 2011 debut, <i>Roads to Judah</i>, was a blast-beaten, shoegaze-indebted metal record that felt perfectly of its moment. With the new <i>Sunbather</i> coming up so quickly, I wondered where primary members George Clarke …