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Every iOS Setting You Should Check When You Get a New Phone

Once upon a time, iOS “just worked” out of the box. But over the years, Apple’s introduced all kinds of features to iOS that most of us don’t want to …

7 Timeless Tips to Learn Any Language in Days, Not Years

Much like riding a bike, the fastest way to learn any language is to learn by doing. Here's 7 ways to learn any language in days.

Language Learning

Food blogger Helen Graves' favourite places to eat in Peckham

Discover sub-Saharan Peckham with Helen Graves, self-confessed sandwich addict and lover of African food.<p><b>Classic Western: Lolak Afrique</b><p>'The scent of …

The Best Albums Of 2015: Halftime Report

A very personal 73 from the first six months of 2015…<p>Someone pointed out to me on Twitter that this was due, so here are my favourites of the year so …

Albums

The Ten Deadly Sins of LinkedIn Networking

Our client Emily told us about a LinkedIn invitation she received last month.<p>Emily received the connection invitation from a Business Analyst, who included a personal note to Emily in the invitation.<p>“I don’t know this woman at all,” Emily told us. “She is connected to a couple of people I …

Networking

Charlotte Brontë on Faith and Atheism

A specimen from the fossil record of Truth and Reason.<p><i>“People wish to be settled,”</i> Emerson wrote in his spectacular 1841 essay on character and the key to personal growth, <i>“[but] only as far as they are unsettled is there any hope for them.”</i> Exactly a decade later, <b>Charlotte Brontë</b> (April 21, …

Every iPhone User Needs To Have These 22 Incredible Apps to Make Life Easier

The mobile app industry is a huge global entity, with the European sector alone expected to be worth in excess of 63 billion Euros by the end of …

Human Head Transplant Proposed—How Did We Get Here?

Yes, in case you haven’t heard, a doctor in Italy has announced plans to transplant a guy’s head onto a new body two years from now. Sound nuts?<p>Many of the headlines say so. “No, Human Head Transplants Will Not Be Possible by 2017,” said <i>Popular Science</i>. The <i>International Business Times</i> pronounced …

Data Protection

Which is the better gaming device, the Galaxy S6 or the iPhone 6?

There’s no denying that the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Apple iPhone 6 are two of the best smartphones on the market right now – not only when it comes to aesthetics, but also performance. Samsung’s Exynos 7420 processor backed by 3GB of RAM definitely gives Apple’s A8 processor with 1GB of RAM a run for …

Phones

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should Be Reading

These writers are not to be missed.

Books

Escape from Boko Haram: what the survivors witnessed

On the shores of Lake Chad, families who have fled the clutches of Nigeria's Islamist fanatics tell David Blair of the methods and madness of the group's massacres<p>Women and children, limp with exhaustion, were the first to disembark from the ancient wooden barge. Then came the men, splashing their …

19 tips, tricks and shortcuts to help you conquer Mac OS Yosemite

Apple launched its new operating system last autumn. Our friendly digital tipster takes a closer look<p>1. N<b>ew Spotlight search</b><p>Spotlight received a significant overhaul with Apple’s introduction of OS X Yosemite, making it more powerful and useful than ever before. Press Cmd+Space and the new …

Operating Systems

Bop.fm

TL;DR: the Bop.fm team has been acquired by LifeLock! Bop.fm has shut down as of 10/29/15 - read on to learn more.<p>Almost three years ago, we started …

15 Awesome Cases For Your New iPhone 6

Speck's CandyShell caseSpeck<p>Now that the iPhone 6 has been out for several months, there are a ton of cases in all different shapes and sizes to choose from.<p>Whether you're looking for a slim cover or a wallet case for storing your personal items, you're bound to find something of interest on this …

Mobile Technology

Vine

White policeman kills unarmed black man in Arizona

Officer shot father of three after mistaking pill box in his pocket for a gun in another incident of police using lethal force against an unarmed black man<p>A white police officer shot dead a black man in Arizona when he mistook some pills for a gun, authorities said Thursday, amid protests in New …

Law Enforcement

Argentine Football Player Franco Nieto Beaten to Death After Tiro Federal Match

The captain of Argentine regional club Tiro Federal, Franco Nieto, died on Wednesday from injuries suffered when he was beaten following a game against Chacarita Juniors on Saturday.<p>Nieto, 33, was reportedly attacked by a group "including a player from the opposing team, an assistant coach and a …

Latin America

Brendan Rodgers' Liverpool Team Mocked in New Fox Sports Australia Christmas Ad

Poor Brendan Rodgers—not only are the struggles of his Liverpool team getting dissected on social media in Britain at present, but on the other side of the world, they're having fun with it, too.<p>Liverpool brought in plenty of new faces in the summer, but as Fox Sports Australia imagines Premier …

Soccer

Granit Xhaka Scores About the Hardest Free-Kick Shot Imaginable in Europa League

Granit Xhaka of Borussia Monchengladbach lit up the Europa League on Thursday night with an incredible free-kick for his side against Villarreal.<p>If the Swiss star could have hit the ball any harder, it's hard to imagine how.<p>GOLAZO Xhaka (Villarreal 2-2 Monchengladbach) https://t.co/x3uEBA3vkM— La …

Soccer

Grazia

Apple's Siri is a better rapper than you

The virtual assistant for iPhone and iPad has unveiled a secret talent for rapping<p>Siri, Apple’s voice-controlled virtual assistant, is not just useful for hands-free texting, dictation and pizza place recommendations – it turns out she is also a skilled rapper.<p>Last month, Judith Newman wrote in the …

Wu-Tang Clan: 10 of the best

With a new Wu album due next week, here are 10 kung-fu kicking highlights from the Staten Islanders’ group efforts and solo projects<p>New Wu-Tang Clan album release<p><b>1 Wu-Tang Clan – Protect Ya Neck</b><p>From the second Inspectah Deck attacks his opening verse (“I smoke on the mic like smokin’ Joe Frazier/ …

2014 Gift Guide: iPhone 6 Accessories

We can mark nearly two months off the calendar since the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus launched in mid-September, and in that time a plethora of …

Gear & Gadgets

French Freestyler Sean Garnier Makes People Look Silly with Sick Handles

Sean Garnier, a French freestyle soccer player, challenged people in London to take a soccer ball from him. They had no chance.<p>According to RedBull.com, Garnier is a former Red Bull Street Style champion (2008) and is a three-time French freestyle champion (2009, 2010, 2012).<p><i>Thanks to</i> …

Soccer

5 Best Football Game Apps for Your Mobile

If you own a mobile phone, tablet, or any device with a screen, the chances are you've played a football game on the move.<p>In an increasingly packed market, it's often quite difficult to root out the quality titles from the terrible. Mobile play has become big business, and alongside it, so have …

EA Sports

FIFA 14: New Skills That Will Elevate Your Game

Having trouble scoring in FIFA 14?<p>It is not a rare impediment for a novice FIFA player. Getting familiar with the controls can take some time, but once you're acclimated with everything your players can do, being creative is the best way to be effective.<p>One of the first rules of thumb is to know …

FIFA (Video Game)

FIFA 14: Clubs Outside European Elite That Will Provide Most Entertainment

Nothing's worse than watching your friend jump right to Barcelona, Real Madrid or Bayern Munich every time he fires up <i>FIFA</i>.<p>Quite frankly, he shouldn't be your friend. That's the worst kind of person.<p>You're just going for the low-hanging fruit. Unless it's the first time you've ever picked up the …

Soccer

Elton John: 20 essential songs