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Interstellar review – if it’s spectacle you want, this delivers

Despite a plot full of holes of various kinds, Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi epic remains enthralling and amazing<p>• Christopher Nolan: the man who rebooted the blockbuster<p>The title of Christopher Nolan’s behemoth space epic says it all – a grandiloquent declaration of scale that smacks simultaneously …

How secure is your favourite messaging app? Today's Open Thread

Have your say on the EFF’s latest research, plus iOS malware, streaming music royalties, Will.i.am’s smartwatch and more<p>The most popular messaging apps have hundreds of millions of users, but how secure are they really? The Electronic Frontier Foundation has been finding out, producing a “secure …

China rising: Xiaomi becomes world's third biggest smartphone manufacturer

Smartphone shipments in the third quarter place Chinese rising star Xiaomi ‘China’s Apple’ ahead of South Korea’s LG, but behind Samsung and Apple<p>Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has leapfrogged Lenovo and LG to become the third-largest smartphone manufacturer in the world behind Samsung and …

Fundraising Acceleration Is The New VC Investment Thesis

There was a quite a jolt on Friday from the news that Slack, a company whose eponymous enterprise communications platform was first publicly launched this year, raised $120 million in new venture funding from KPCB and Google Ventures.<p>Even more eye-popping was the valuation: $1.12 billion. Although …

Moody's: India's Policy Changes 'Aim to Accelerate Growth and Ease Rating Constraints'

India's economic, fiscal and financial reforms will, if successfully implemented, sustain higher GDP growth and address some of the constraints on …

LinkedIn reports 3Q loss but sales climb

NEW YORK (AP) — LinkedIn Corp. posted a third-quarter loss on Thursday, but its results were better than expected as revenue grew sharply, sending shares of the online professional networking service higher in extended trading.<p>The company's guidance for the current quarter, however, was below Wall …

These countries are getting killed by cheap oil

The price is not right for many oil rich nations.<p>Oil is selling for roughly $83 a barrel on the global market. That's bad news for Iran, Nigeria, Venezuela, Russia, and Saudi Arabia, among others. They need the black stuff to trade at far loftier levels in order to balance their budgets.<p>Iran's …

Snapchat messaging app gets its first ad... and it's very creepy

But that’s because it’s a 20-second trailer for horror film Ouija, as company admits ‘we need to make money’<p>Snapchat reportedly has more than 100 million active users of its free photo and video messaging app, but it has never made any money from them. Now it’s hoping to change that by running …

Top 12 countries where British expats say they are healthiest and wealthiest

A study by the Centre for Future Studies points to nations where Britons are living the high life<p>Australia remains the most successful destination for British expats but the Far East has soared up the rankings for overall quality of life, a survey has found.<p>Nine out of 10 Britons (89pc) living in …

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Windows 10 announced and it will work across platforms

Microsoft announced Windows 10. Not Windows 9, but 10. And it’s a major release, one that will make Windows 8 look like a beta product, which in a …

'All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain': the 75 greatest movie quotes of all time

5 Sales Manager Interview Questions (And The Answers You Want To Hear)

Want better job interview questions for your next sales manager? Below are five questions hiring managers should ask more often, including some of the answers you’ll want to hear from qualified candidates.<p><b>1. Is cold calling dead?</b><p>Some interviewees may get defensive, or think this is a trick …

Apple shows off its own bend tests for new iPhones

All these reports about how the new iPhones can bend and remain bent might have you asking: did Apple even do stress tests on these new devices? To answer your question, Apple invited a handful of journalists to observe its testing facilities and prove that yes, the company crushed, pushed, twisted …

Gemma Arterton: her career in pictures

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