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DeepMind has best privacy infrastructure for handling NHS data, says co-founder

Google’s artificial intelligence company hits back in row over data-sharing agreement for medical records<p>Google’s DeepMind has hit back at criticism of its partnership with London’s Royal Free hospital to develop an app that helps doctors and nurses rapidly identify and treat acute kidney …

Prince George racks up the most presents in royal gifts tally

Prince George,Monarchy,UK news,The Queen,Prince Charles,Prince Harry,Prince Andrew,Prince William,The Duchess of Cambridge<p>Surfboard and toy boat among toddler’s haul while Queen received a miniature throne and Prince Harry an automatic rifle<p>The Queen added a throne to her collection and Prince …

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Take a look at the entire series here: vimeo.com/channels/makingart Making Art New York, Zaria Forman, Brooklyn, New York Zaria Forman draws large …

Check out our art picks of the week: http://goo.gl/gn9cQS Here's "Orange & Yellow," a new painting by Anna Maria Matykiewicz.

Liu Bolin disappears into displays of consumer goods by painting himself into the scenes. On view at Klein Sun Gallery, his series "A Colorful World?" is critical of contemporary culture and voices his concerns about losing oneself in materialism.

#ArtistoftheDay Hennie van de Lande http://goo.gl/baWPYj

“Man’s need for art is absolutely primordial, as strong as, and perhaps stronger than, our need for bread.” –Jean Dubuffet #insidethestudio

How a Book Editor Works: A conversation With Heather Lazare

My debut novel, <i>The Crown</i>, was brought out by Heather Lazare, an accomplished editor who has acquired historical novels by Michelle Moran, Julia …

Why Aren’t We Writing? | GradHacker

<i>Erin Bedford is a PhD student in Nanotechnology Engineering at the University of Waterloo and the Pierre and Marie Curie University (Paris VI) in a</i> …

Want to Successfully Publish? First, Are You a "Real" Writer? - Kristen Lamb

For many writers (me included), we don’t start off with the confidence to yell to the world, “I’m going to be a professional author!” Heck, I wrote a …

Read Slowly to Benefit Your Brain and Cut Stress

At Least 30 Minutes of Uninterrupted Reading With a Book or E-Book Helps<p>Once a week, members of a Wellington, New Zealand, book club arrive at a cafe, grab a drink and shut off their cellphones. Then they sink into cozy chairs and read in silence for an hour.<p>The point of the club isn't to talk …

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Kindle Publishing Success Story

I love Kindle publishing success stories.<p>Here’s another one from The Passive Voice:<p>I cranked out my first book, with little or no guidance, in three …

Punctuation Mistakes #1: Unnecessary Commas

A common error with commas is to sprinkle them where they don’t belong. Here are five examples of this type of comma error.<p>1. <b><br>Incorrect</b>: The laptop on …

What's Your Writing Process?

“What’s you’re writing process?” a fellow writer asked me the other day.<p>I’ve been writing long enough so I don’t think much about how I actually get …

How To Get People To (Actually) Read Your Content

How do you make sure that people are actually reading your content?<p>You may spend a lot of time making sure that your content is converting well and …

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People

Want to work smarter, not harder? Learn from the best.<p>Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me,</i> …

14 Brilliant Bathroom Design Ideas

We all pay so much attention to keeping the rest of our home beautiful, but when it comes to the bathroom, a pretty shower mat or curtain seems to be …

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iPhone 6 Review: It’s a Winner

In my view, the iPhone 6 is the best smartphone on the market, when you combine its hardware, all-new operating system, and the Apple ecosystem whose doors it opens.<p>After stubbornly resisting for years, Apple has finally joined the big-screen smartphone movement with its two latest models, the …

We have witnessed a total breakdown in political legitimacy

Our current relief is the product of lowered expectations. Without the fortnight which preceded it, last night's Scottish independence referendum …

English votes plan is ‘most un-prime ministerial thing Cameron has done’

Backing English votes for English laws is the most “un-prime ministerial thing” David Cameron has ever done and shows he is prepared to play fast and loose with the constitution, Ed Balls, the shadow chancellor, has said.<p>The senior Labour politician said Cameron has come up with a “half-baked” …