Christiana Knighton

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Apple now letting UK customers trade in their iPad at retail stores

Seven months after it began letting customers trade in their iPhones at its retail stores, Apple's expanded its Reuse and Recycle programme to include iPads. From today, anyone with an iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4 and iPad mini can walk into an Apple Store, hand over their tablet and receive credit …

EE Kestrel review: a good low-cost 4G phone, but with a Moto on its back

The adjectives "affordable" and "budget" often allude to something of inferior quality -- a questionable substitute for something more premium. Something out of financial reach. A few years ago, I would've assumed the same, having set up enough low-end Samsungs for family members to want only …

Orange Harp Brings Socially Conscious Shopping To iPhone

A new e-commerce startup called Orange Harp – a phrase referencing the co-founders’ own nickname for the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco – is looking to make it easier for consumers to buy socially conscious products, including fashion, accessories and other beauty care items. Available as of …

Oculus Rift is coming to Chuck E. Cheese

Virtual ball pits can't be far behind<p>Chuck E. Cheese is moving into virtual reality. The restaurant chain has just announced a new test program, which will see it use the Oculus Rift headset to simulate a ticket blaster — a large tube where prize tickets whizz around your head — at birthday …

Stream New Albums from Hercules and Love Affair, Eyehategod, Watter, Black Anvil, Future Death, and Dead Congregation Via Pitchfork Advance

Andy Butler has summoned Hercules and Love Affair once more for <i>The Feast of the Broken Heart</i>, the follow-up to 2011’s <i>Blue Songs</i>. Arriving May 26 via Moshi Moshi internationally and Big Beat/Atlantic in the U.S., the album features contributions from John Grant, Belgian singer Gustaph, Rouge Mary, …

New Albums

Heir To A Jazz Legacy, A Trumpeter Finds His Own Way

Jazz composer and trumpeter Theo Croker opens his new album, <i>AfroPhysicist</i>, with an ode to his grandfather: New Orleans jazz great Doc Cheatham. The thing is, Croker didn't grow up in New Orleans or any other jazz hub. He's from Jacksonville, Fla., and he was just a child when his grandfather died …

Hear Bassnectar’s Massive New ‘You & Me’ – Premiere

Bassnectar might be known for his heavy, start-and-stop dubstep jams, but “You & Me” — the latest track off his forthcoming <i>Noise vs. Beauty —</i> goes in …

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Macklemore Apologizes for Alleged ‘Anti-Semitic’ Costume

Macklemore has apologized to anyone offended by the costume, which many perceived as anti-Semitic, that he wore to a recent concert. In a statement …

Macklemore

The Black Keys on Jack White Diss: "I Actually Feel Embarrassed for Him"

<i>Photo by Alysse Gafkjen</i><p>During Jack White's custody battle with ex-wife Karen Elson last year, private emails between the two were obtained and published by TMZ. In the emails, White revealed his dislike for Black Keys member Dan Auerbach while attempting to have his and Elson's children removed …

Jack White

Army imposes martial law in Thailand

It's tense in Thailand, where violence has spilled into the streets, people have died or been injured, and the army declared martial law Tuesday.<p>Underscoring the instability, the army's decision to take control of the country came as a surprise to acting Prime Minister Niwattumrong Boonsongpaisan, …

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Inside Flipboard / May 19, 2014<p>After Ariane and Michael Batterberry got married in 1968, they set out to create a culinary magazine that felt more …