Douglas Redding

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Why Armond White got kicked out of the New York Film Critics Circle

This morning, the members of the New York Film Critics Circle, including me, voted to expel Armond White, the former critic of the now-defunct <i>New</i> …

The Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal Meme Is Vine's Breakthrough Moment

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Three and a half months after Twitter's stop-motion inauspicious foray into pseudo-video began, Vine …

Panic in space: Alfonso Cuaron returns with terrifying 'Gravity' teaser

The 'Children of Men' director returns to the big screen after seven years<p>It’s hard to imagine a more helpless situation than being stranded, floating alone, in the emptiness of space. That’s the setting for <i>Children of Men</i> director Alfonso Cuarón’s new film, <i>Gravity.</i> According to a press release …

Amazon Web Services Leading Cloud Infrastructure as a Service App Development

Evangelizing development on any cloud computing or enterprise platform is challenging, costly and takes a unique skill set that can educate, persuade, sell and serve developers at the same time.<p>The companies who excel at this exude technical prowess and as a result earn and keep trust. For Cloud …

NHS care overhaul measures don't go far enough, say patient groups

Failing hospitals will be named and shamed and NHS managers responsible for failures will be barred from working in the health service under …

David Miliband to step down as MP for post at global charity in New York

David Miliband has stunned the Labour party by deciding to quit British politics to run the International Rescue Committee charity in New York.<p>The …

Qatar urges $1bn Arab fund for East Jerusalem

Qatar has proposed the creation of a $1bn Arab fund for occupied East Jerusalem, which Palestinians say should be the capital of an independent state under any peace deal with Israel.<p>Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Qatar's emir, offered on Tuesday to contribute $250m to the fund, and …

Obama appoints first female head of Secret Service

Longtime agent Julia Pierson has been agency's chief of staff since 2008.<p>WASHINGTON — President Obama named Julia Pierson, a longtime U.S. Secret Service agent, on Tuesday as the first female director of the agency, a pick that could mark a cultural shift for an agency that's reputation was …

DIY Scalloped Photobooth Backdrop

19 Comments<p>Contributor post by Chelsea of Lovely Indeed<p>Happy New Year, all you lovely people! I love starting a new year, don't you? We're kicking …

Tutorial: Easy Tiny Envelopes

80 Comments<p>Guest tutorial by Ruth Bleakley<p>I discovered this envelope making method completely by accident when pulling soggy rain-soaked mail out of …

baked chicken meatballs

As it turns out, I’m a sucker for a good meatball. It’s a funny thing because ground meat has rarely done it for me; I’m certain I’m the lone …

DIY: How to Make a Wallet Out of an Old Cowboy Boot!

14 Comments<p>We are thrilled today to share with you another lovely tutorial from the talented Alicia Jepsen of Jepsen LeatherGoods LLC. Last month she …

Baked Banana French Toast

February 6, 2012<p>Who doesn’t like french toast? I never really eat it, but when I do, I always think why has it been so long. And then another three …

DIY Cleaning Products? All You Need Is This Bottle

There's so much brain-melting, fish-mutating crap in the products we use every day to clean things. Natural products tend to be pretty expensive, but …

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Stunning Google Earth photos show our planet changing

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Google (s GOOG), along with the US Geological Survey, NASA and TIME, has shared a quarter-century of photos taken from space …

Apple Photographer Details the Process of Capturing Product Photos

Apple is well known for the simple, no-frills product photos that highlight its lineup of mobile devices and as it turns out, a lot of work goes into capturing those images. <i>The Verge</i> interviewed Peter Belanger, a photographer who has worked with Apple for years, to shed some light on Apple's …

The White House opens the data floodgates, and now the real work will begin

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr user Tom Lohdon<p>President Obama on Thursday signed an executive order making open data the default policy for …

NewerTech crams an optical drive in the miniStack Max, combines SD reader and up to 4TB storage

It's no secret that Apple is trying to push the optical drive the way of the Dodo, but if you have a need for the legacy technology, then you might consider going all out with the miniStack Max from Newer Technology. Like other products in the miniStack lineup, it shares the same footprint as the …

Biohacking Kickstarter project promises glowing plant seeds

Many of us use small lights throughout our flats or homes, whether they’re in the form of night lights, mood lights, or lighting accents. The number …

Food Storage 101: Where and How Long to Keep Your Favorite Foods

<i>We've talked about food storage and safety quite a bit here at Lifehacker—from what you do and don't need to refrigerate, to the best ways to stop</i> …

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CyanogenMod 10.1 hits Release Candidate, nears a 'stable' future

If you're a fan of CyanogenMod, there's a good chance that flashing nightly builds of the 10.1 release is now damn near second nature. Fortunately, a more stable future is in store for you <i>and your phone</i>, as CyanogenMod has revealed that a final release is close at hand. As a buildup to that point, …

Mozilla Starts Doling Out Phones To Developers With Brilliant HTML5 App Ideas

Just a week after rolling out the latest version of its Firefox OS simulator, Mozilla has announced that it’s offering a nifty new proposition to would-be FFOS developers. If you’ve got an idea for a killer HTML5 application and the technical chops (or at least the drive) to make it a reality, …

Samsung Sorry for Using Photographer’s Nikon Photo in Advertisement

Samsung found itself in an embarrassing copyright infringement controversy earlier today after the company published a street photographer’s work …

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Is LinkedIn the Creepiest Social Network?

This is a post I’ve been wanting to write for a while. In fact, it stems from something I noticed way back in August of last year. After digging for …

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This 7-Minute, Research-Based Workout Exercises Your Whole Body

Don't have an hour or even twenty minutes to exercise each day? You might not need it. This routine of 12 exercises is a complete workout based on …