Colin Randall

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9 Comedians Reveal Jokes They’d Like to Steal If They Could Get Away With It

John Mulaney.<p>Ooo doggy, joke stealing makes everyone so mad all the time. But, like all types of stealing, it sure seems like fun if you knew you’d …

Comedy

The Best Point-and-Shoot Cameras

09:00 am<p>Ditch the DSLR and say "sayonara, smartphone" with these awesome compact cameras.<p>Smartphones may be the most popular picture-takers in the …

Cameras

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Performs an Incredible Cover of David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’ in NYC

While performing at the Le Poisson Rouge in New York City in April 2018, the incredibly talented Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain live streamed a …

Great Britain

A Photographer’s Tips For Getting Perfect Photos Of The Night Sky

Look, we’ve all done it. Seen something beautiful in the sky — a particularly large, full moon, a meteor shower on a weekend camping trip, intergalactic aliens bent on stealing our water supply hurtling towards Earth — and pulled out our phones, excited to share this moment with our inner circle …

Landscape Photography

Retirement planning: Go abroad and you can live nicely on just $30,000 a year

If you've been racking your brain about where to retire on a budget, it might be time to think outside the U.S.<p>A new report by International Living, which publishes information about living abroad, ranks the five best places to retire and coast on $30,000 a year.<p>To be sure, retiring in a new …

Retirement

11 German expressions you need for the summer

It's summer in Germany. That means people go on vacation, jump into their local pool and enjoy the warm sun. Here are 11 German words you might hear …

A Beginner's Guide to ISO: What It Is and and How to Use It in Your Photography Work

Shutter speed, aperture, and ISO are the three most fundamental properties of photography, and understanding them inside and out when you first start …

The 100 stories that shaped the world

BBC Culture asked writers around the globe to pick stories that have endured across generations and continents – and changed society.<p>“I rarely find someone, really anyone, who doesn’t know some part of this story – the idea of the lost man who can’t get home after the war… the woman at home with …

Literature

17 Smart Jokes That'll Probably Hurt Your Brain A Little

Are you smart enough to understand them?<p>A blonde walks into a bank in New York City and asks for the loan officer. She says she's going to Europe on business for two weeks and needs to borrow $5,000. The bank officer says the bank will need some kind of security for the loan, so the blonde hands …

18 Underrated Netflix Movies That You Won’t Regret Watching

Netflix adds new content to its library every day, so it's easy to miss out on a lot of movies. But trust me, there's some great ones - you just …

Entertainment

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

5 expert tips for stunning detail in landscape photos

How do you make a mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? How can you get …

Landscape Photography

50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Literature

Google Knows Literally Everything About You - Here's How To Delete That Data

Take back control of your information with these easy steps.<p>Google, just like Facebook, collects a lot of personal data about its users. While many …

Google Maps

Want to Get Smarter? Read Something on This List

There’s a lot of hope today that playing mindless brain training games will make you smarter. But instead of trying a quick fix, why not read …

Artificial Intelligence

Alphabet's Outline lets you run your own self-hosted VPN for free

Jigsaw, an incubator that’s part of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has launched Outline, an open-source virtual private network (VPN) that you can host on your own server at no charge.<p>As an initiative from the human-rights-focused Jigsaw, Outline is being billed as a tool to help journalists …

Basic Camera Settings Beginners Get All Wrong

When you're a beginner photographer, all those buttons, dials, and settings on your camera can be quite intimidating.So it's no surprise that many …

Photography Tips

17 best sci-fi movies you should be watching

17 best sci-fi movies you should be watching<p>Great sci-fi movies deal with the future, big ideas and (quite frequently) how something in space will …

30 Movies from the Past 10 Years Everyone Should Watch at Least Once

Movie night, here we come.<p>If you’re looking for great movies, look no further. I’ve compiled a list of fantastic films from the past ten …

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Live’s not dead: 21 great live albums from the 21st century

In May 1968, Johnny Cash released <i>Live At Folsom Prison</i>, a recording of a raucous, emotionally charged performance before a group of grateful inmates …

These Common Astrophotography Mistakes are Holding You Back

Let's face it - photography is difficult to master.<p>But just because it's difficult doesn't mean that with practice you can't master the art of …

Bird's-eye view: The best drone photographs from 2017

The best movies of 2017: Our critics and film writers pick their top 10 of the year

Then we ranked them, with each person's top film getting 10 points, and their 10th getting one. That gave us a number for each film, and that gave us …

Dry coughs, wet coughs, mucus: Everything you need to know about coughs and phlegm

It’s not just you. Everyone seems to be coughing right now.<p>During the winter months, people can develop lingering coughs and a build up of mucus in …

The Best Films of 2017: Cinematic Gold Amid the Dross

Before I lay out my list of bests and the bestest, a few words about the movie year, and the list itself. Theatrical features remain an endangered species, yet a vital one, with an extra spurt of year-end vitality that makes the medium look healthier than it is; how many people do you know who …

10 Best Movies of 2017

10<p>‘Phantom Thread’<p>The last great film of 2017 comes from writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson, a talent whose roaring power and cinematic reach are …

Doug Jones

The absolute best collection - video short films of motorcycle adventure travels

Hell yes! Get some adventure spirit!<p>Collection of the best video clips from epic get-up-and-go explorers travelling the world.<p>Email us the links if …

How to photograph the stars: 9 steps to stunning night images

If you’re lucky to see stars where you live, or you’re camping outdoors this summer, photographing the night sky can yield spectacular results. With …

Buying Guide: The best pocketable enthusiast cameras

<i>Last updated: May 17, 2018</i><p>If you want a compact camera that produces great quality photos without the hassle of changing lenses, there are plenty of …