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BlackBerry revenues fall below $1bn but John Chen sees signs of recovery

Struggling smartphone maker BlackBerry saw its quarterly revenues fall below $1bn (£601m) for the first time in seven years in the three months to March, recording its ninth successive quarter of operating losses and ending its fiscal year with net losses of $5.8bn.<p>The company recorded revenue on …

Explaining the Fascinating Photographic Trick that Lets You See Sound Waves

NPR just released a fascinating video that does a fantastic job of explaining something called Schlieren Flow Visualization or Schlieren Photography: …

50 Most Inspirational Quotes in Sports

It doesn't matter if your dad owns a professional sports team or if you play squash on the weekends with Rupert Murdoch; if you don't perform as an elite athlete or coach, then you're history.<p>Consequently, the people in this list are uniquely qualified to inspire.<p>Major sports figures have …

Bruce Lee

Office for iPad review: three beautiful apps, each with strong competition

After loads of leaks -- and some serious denial from Microsoft -- the company has finally released a version of Office for iPad. It's not surprising, in a way, given that Microsoft already has Office Mobile for iPhone. And yet, this new trio of apps (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) isn't at all what we …

Google: Apps the way you like it

Google has begun to deliver app launcher customizing in what it calls the "Google bar" to its users on Thursday.<p>The change affects the app grid on the top right of Google services when you're logged in. Before, the apps shown on the grid were locked into place. They included Google+, Search, Gmail, …

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Independent record label Ghostly International has teamed up with the Ann Arbor District Library to stream and download its catalog to cardholders. Is this a way for libraries and the record industry to survive?<p>FORTUNE — The Ann Arbor, Mich.-based independent record label Ghostly International is …

How Photographers Can Create A Well-Rounded Marketing Plan

The internet has done great things to help us market ourselves as photographers, and social media in specific has made it possible for us to reach a …

The 23-F coup - a picture from the past

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Sony 2014 World Photo Awards Competition Winners Announced

The winners of the 2014 Sony World Photo Open Competition have just been announced. All the Open competition winners are amateur photographers. If …

Photography

How and Why You Should Shoot RAW

If you’re just starting out in photography, you might have heard of something called RAW. RAW files are really big photo files that professionals …

Cyber black market 'more profitable than drug trade'

The cyber black market now has a mature economy with characteristics akin to those of a thriving metropolitan city, according to a new report<p>The cyber black market is now more profitable than the illegal drug trade, with a wide range of cyber criminals setting up virtual storefronts on the web to …

Insane Free-Runner GoPro Video Shows James Kingston Risking Death On Ukraine Bridge (VIDEO)

There are a lot of free-running GoPro camera videos out there but there this one ups the ante in the viewer queasiness stakes.<p>James Kingston, 23, …

Microsoft nixes Surface wireless keyboard adapter

Microsoft is discontinuing one of the peripherals it announced in September 2013 for its Surface family of tablets.<p>The Surface Wireless Keyboard Adapter -- a thin, cylindrical device which used Bluetooth wireless to connect Surface Type and Touch covers to monitors up to 30 feet away -- is no …

PMQs sketch: Ed Balls ruins Miliband’s piece of theatre

Last week, if you can remember that far back, World War Three was about to start in Ukraine. The fixture was postponed, thankfully, and politics at Westminster has returned to the usual domestic blood-letting.<p>Both leaders were in chipper mood. Cameron sees everything moving in his direction, …

Patients wait 29 hours on Royal Victoria Hospital trolley

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_ni/1064000/1064009_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534637572_1519d462b8388c1ff10764deda459b6e<p><b>Two patients waited on a hospital trolley in Belfast's Royal Victoria Hospital's emergency department for more than 29 hours, the BBC has learned.</b><p>A …

Emergency Medicine

Scores, Results & Fixtures

<b>Celtic secured their third Scottish title in a row with seven games to spare after a five-goal demolition of Partick Thistle at Firhill.</b><p>It is the earliest the Scottish top flight has been secured since Rangers won on 16 March in season 1928-29.<p>After Anthony Stokes headed in early, it was a party …

Soccer

20 great things from the Midlands

1. Gravity<p>Midlanders are very grounded people, so it should come as little surprise that it was a Midlander – Sir Isaac Newton – who discovered gravity. The Royal Society named the former Grantham schoolboy as the most influential scientist of all time. Beat that, smarty-pants London!<p>2. Creswell …

Work programme creates just 48,000 long-term jobs in three years

Just 48,000 people have found long-term jobs under the government's flagship work programme during its near three-year life, official figures have revealed.<p>The statistic calls into question the efficacy of a system the government has insisted would help millions back into work<p>The 48,000 figure – …

Meet the Women Leading a New Movement In R&B - PAPER

If there's one trend in music we've been consistently impressed with, it's indie's R&B moment. (Or maybe that's R&B's indie moment.) Guys like The Weeknd, Frank Ocean and How to Dress Well and DJs and producers like Sango, Kaytranada and Ta-Ku are bringing '90s sounds back to the future with …

The Otherworldy Charms of Scarlett Johansson

Let’s say you’re an alien, and you’ve come down to Earth in order to harvest the flesh of our planet’s population for sustenance. (Just go with us …

15 Stupidly Simple Cooking Tips From Famous Chefs and the CIA

CREDIT: All Photos by Phil Mansfield<p>Without basic cooking skills, even the simplest dishes can blow up in your face, and then your face won't look very good because it'll be covered in chicken marsala and failure. So to help improve your cooking skills to non-destructive levels, we asked a group of …

Flavors

12 of the Hardest Places to Visit on Earth

From impassable terrains to unstable political situations to strict visa regulations, there are some places on Earth that are nearly impossible to get into. Fortunately, these adventurous photographers dared to venture into these territories! Even if you can't be there yourself, you can still …

Zaha Hadid’s Sleek New Sports Stadium in Tokyo

With her trademark modern style, smooth lines, and bright white open layout, it's no surprise that UK firm Zaha Hadid beat out 10 other finalists to win a contract to design and build a new national stadium for Japan. The 80,000-seat stadium is a key part of Tokyo's bid to host the 2020 Olympic …

Google Wearables 2.0: How Android Wear breaks from Glass

Wearable tech has been a big, messy patch of tech wilderness. Then along came Google, announcing Android Wear and a future developer SDK. Google's not the first major company to enter wearables (Samsung, Sony), but this is a big moment nonetheless. It's the first time any software manufacturer has …

Wearable Tech

25 Insane High Heels You Won't Believe Exist

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Prisoners 'could serve 1,000 year sentence in eight hours'

Future biotechnology could be used to make prisoners feel as if they were serving a 1,000 year sentence, a team of scientists claim<p>Future biotechnology could be used to trick a prisoner's mind into thinking they have served a 1,000 year sentence, a group of scientists have claimed.<p>Philosopher …