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The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Frank Gehry Is Right: 98% Of Architecture Today 'Has No Respect For Humanity'

At a press conference in Spain a few weeks ago, a journalist asked world-famous architect Frank Gehry what he would say to critics who accuse him “of practicing showy architecture.” Gehry, who was in town to receive a prestigious Princess of Asturias Award, responded by extending his middle finger. …

5 more apps that make you say 'Wow!'

There are approximately 1.3 million apps available for our smartphones and tablets. Many are simply a bad idea. Most are average in use or scope. Fortunately, some very innovative developers have changed the way we used to do things for the better. Here are five mind-boggling apps that I know …

Apple TV: The ultimate guide

Welcome to your new set-top box.The fourth-generation Apple TV is here. It brings Siri, third-party apps and game controllers, a new Home screen, …

Smart TV

Protect Your iPhone: Seven Of The Best iPhone Cases

From the online fury of #bendgate and folding it into your back-pocket, to protecting the not-using-sapphire screen or worrying about what will happen if the smartphone drops to the ground, one of the biggest after-sales markets for the new iPhone 6 is the protective case.<p>I’ve gathered together …

10 Spirituality Books That You Must Have On Your Shelf

There is a direct link between spirituality and health. According to medical studies spiritual people have less chance of getting addicted to …

Spirituality

10 Ways To Become Better At Your Job Today

With a still-tepid recovery and stagnating wages, many of us have a tough time feeling inspired to extend any extra effort at work . But if you can do a better job, you will put yourself in a good position to climb up the ladder should an opportunity materialize, or to move to a totally new job, in …

Why won't my e-reader work with 32-bit computers?

The problem may be to do with your version of Windows, says Rick Maybury<p><i>Our Sony ebook reader is showing its age and we have been investigating replacements. The Kindle is not compatible with our ebooks and after talking with a very persuasive salesperson we settled on a Kobo Aura. What neither the</i> …

Software

Microsoft Band review

I slept terribly last night. I don’t know exactly why, but between going to sleep at 11:56PM and waking up at 6:49AM, I woke up 12 times. I got two hours and 45 minutes of light sleep and one hour and one minute of restful sleep. I woke up feeling like garbage.<p>33 minutes and 51 seconds of exercise …

Better Battery Life And Faster Charging: 11 Tricks For The iPhone 6

So you’ve bought your iPhone 6 and your wallet is looking depressingly slim, but now what? The iPhone 6, together with iOS 8.1, comes with a range of new features that you might yet not be aware of.<p><b>READ: iPhone 6: The 5 Best Reasons To Buy One</b><p>Did you know that you can share your location with …

Cause and Effect: Understanding Story Flow

In the real world, the cause of something happens before the effect. A light doesn’t turn on until we flip the switch, a ball doesn’t fall before …

Kindle Voyage Sets a High Bar for a High Price

Amazon's Kindle Voyage is a pricey, luxe e-reader that sets a high bar for electronic reading.<p>If someone asked you to describe your ideal reading environment, you might picture a calm, quiet place with soft lighting, few distractions and a cushiony chair.<p>Can you picture your ideal e-reader?<p>Amazon …

How Bill Gates Thinks

Author Steven Johnson talks to the engineer turned philanthropist about the future, technology, ice, capitalism, and optimism.<p>When interesting people hang out, interesting things tend to happen. So when we found out that Steven Johnson, author of <i>Where Good Ideas Come From</i> and <i>The Ghost Map</i> was going …

Stop Playing Nice: What Women Can Learn From Victoria Beckham's Success

Victoria Beckham is the top entrepreneur in Britain this year according to Management Today, who applauds the pop star turned football star wife turned major fashion designer’s “acute business sense”.<p>Love her or loathe her, you cannot ignore the numbers – and Beckham has some impressive ones. With …