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19 Breathtaking Photos of Winter Wonderlands Around the World

We're in the middle of winter here, so what better time is it to look at some of the most breathtaking photos of the season? We've looked through the web and we've found photo after photo of photographers who've shot, not just snow or ice, but trees covered in white, lakes dotted in ice. Around the …

The world's 10 wildest waterfalls

Longest. Widest. Deepest. We’ve rounded up the planet’s most superlative waterfalls. How many have you visited?<p><i>Angel Falls, Venezuela …

36 Hours in... St Ives

The enduringly quaint appeal of St Ives is bolstered by new gastronomic delights and the Tate gallery, writes Gill Charlton<p><b>Why go now?</b><p>St Ives is a little slice of the Mediterranean dropped in the far west of Britain. It has a film-set quality: a jumble of whitewashed, slate-hung cottages and …

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The best places to stay, eat and visit in Andalucía

Granada<p>The timber ceilings and rough-cut stone floor at the <b>Hotel Ladrón de Agua</b> give the rooms a rustic air, which might be surprising, given that it's in the heart of one of Andalucía's best-loved cities. Surprising until, that is, you look out from the balcony and across the narrow street. With …

The 10 worst tourism adverts of all time

Inspired by last month's awful effort from Singapore, here are 10 more embarrassingly bad tourism adverts<p>A contender for the world’s worst tourism advert emerged from Singapore last month.<p>The two-minute clip (shown above) was supposed to lure more Filipino visitors but ended up being widely …

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Easily Replace The Sky in Your Photos Using The Gradient Tool

In my previous article, I talked about how powerful luminosity masks are in blending multiple exposures. However, using the same exposures as last …

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Do look down! The world's best skywalks – in pictures

As Canada's Glacier Skywalk opens, offering amazing views over Jasper national park, we take a look at the best skywalks around the world<p><b>Share your skywalk experiences in the comments below</b>

Designers Pick Their Most Inspiring Travel Destinations (Photos)

Creative Vacation<p>Creative block is impossible at these destinations, ranging from Baroque imperial palaces to magical gardens, where top designers …

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Nikon goes after Polaroid, says the iM1836 is a dead-ringer for the J1

If you glanced at the Polaroid iM1836 and thought "You know, that looks a bit like Nikon's J1," you're not alone. Nikon, you see, is suing Polaroid's owner Sakar, claiming that the Android-running ILC infringes upon Nikon's trade dress and design language for its own range of mirrorless shooters. …

LG G Pad 8.3 tablet UK price confirmed, coming in time for Christmas - Pocket-lint

LG's 8.3-inch Android tablet will be released in the UK before Christmas, the company has revealed.<p>Previous reports had said only that the LG G Pad …

Gear & Gadgets

Android: 10 hidden features

Android smartphones are used by millions of people worldwide, but how many of us know the little tricks and hidden features they are capable of? Radhika Sanghani compiles a top 10<p><b>1. Google Maps</b><p>If you’re lost and without wifi or data, you can still use Google Maps. The system is available offline …

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LG G Pad 8.3 coming to the UK, priced at £259

We first got our paws on LG's 8.3-inch G Pad tablet back at IFA, today it's been confirmed that it'll be coming to the UK and Ireland. Brits who want a slice of the action can expect to pay around £259 for the privilege, while Irish buyers can snap one up starting within the next two weeks. LG …

Sony VAIO Flip 15 review: Sony's new convertible is cheaper, bigger than most

When Sony first teased the VAIO Flip series, we were sure it was going to look like the Lenovo Yoga. After all, here was a laptop with a screen that presumably could fold back so that it faced away from the keyboard. And with Sony comparing its new laptops to origami projects, well, it was hard <i>not</i> …

Sony VAIO Tap 11 review: meet Sony's answer to the Surface Pro

It wasn't until I was in a meeting with Sony, getting hands-on with its holiday lineup, that I realized something: the company didn't have a proper Windows 8 tablet. Yep, that's right: for all the experimentation PC makers have been doing around Win 8, one of the biggest names in consumer …

Sony SmartWatch 2 launches in the US for $200, Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z Ultra tag along for the ride

In case you missed it, Sony's own smartphone-pairing wearable got a refresh earlier this year, and it's about ready to take America. The SmartWatch 2 launches today, and you can order one for yourself over at Sony's dedicated store. There's no camera, but there is a 1.6-inch "transflective" screen, …

The Week in Spandex - Batman vs. Superman, Thor: The Dark World, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Arrow, Ultimate Spider-Man and more

<b>Our weekly round up of the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including Batman vs. Superman, Thor: The Dark World,</b> <b>The Avengers: Age</b> …

The world's 25 most scary, haunted and macabre places

The island-hopper's guide to Korea

Mention Korea and several things probably spring to mind: the division of North and South, the sparkling city of Seoul (headquarters to Samsung, Hyundai and other Korean powerhouses) and Psy’s manic and flashy ‘Gangnam Style’. What’s not commonly known is that the Korean peninsula is studded with …

Fastest, hottest, deadliest: 33 incredible world records of travel

The Big Picture photography competition: round 272

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Benchmarks Surface

Samsung released their flagship phablet Samsung Galaxy Note 3 on Tuesday at IFA 2013 in Berlin. The device brings top of the line specifications, and …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Review | Trusted Reviews

What is the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014?<p>The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 is the new version of the 10.1-inch tablet Samsung launched in 2012. Its …

IFA 2013 wrap-up: Galaxy Note 3, Xperia Z1, smartwatches, lens cameras, 4K displays and more

We reckoned IFA would be an exceptionally busy show, and now that we've combed through all of our coverage and condensed it here, it's clear the event lived up to our expectations. Sure, the venerable CES may have topped IFA in show floor square feet, but the announcements in Berlin generated …

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 review

By David Phelan<p>Image 1 of 8<p>Image 2 of 8<p>Image 3 of 8<p>Image 4 of 8<p>Image 5 of 8<p>Image 6 of 8<p>Image 7 of 8<p>Image 8 of 8<p>Samsung Galaxy Note 3 review: If you …

Samsung Galaxy Gear Review | Trusted Reviews

What is the Samsung Galaxy Gear?<p>The Samsung Galaxy Gear is the<p>latest development on the smartwatch scene and Samsung’s most recent<p>effort at a …

10 Hidden Islands You've Never Heard of

Unspoiled and isolated, hidden islands are vacation bait for anyone with escapist tendencies. Protected from crowds and the stress of modern life, these retreats will allow you to become one with nature, soak up local culture, and live in paradise. So go ahead and become a castaway for a day or …

The world's 20 friendliest cities - which UK destination made the cut?

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