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Spotlight: Bruce Springsteen - Born In The U.S.A.

What, really, can be written about 1984’s ‘Born In The U.S.A.’ that hasn’t been written before? Thirty years after its release, it remains one of the …

The secret history of the jazz greats who were freemasons

Jazz and freemasonry are unlikely bedfellows, but in the 1950s, the secret society became a support network for musicians and the world’s largest fraternity for black men, among them Duke Ellington and Sun Ra<p>When the City of London festival found out about a long dormant masonic temple that had …

Death Grips Split Up

One of the most explosive forces in new music to have emerged for some time, <b>Death Grips'</b> mission was never going to end happily ever after.<p>The …

Frozen soundtrack is biggest-selling since Mamma Mia

Frozen's success continues as the Disney soundtrack goes double platinum, on course to be the bestselling album of the year<p>Disney's phenomenally successful film, Frozen, has a showstopper musical centrepiece. Let It Go, performed by Idina Menzel, won the Oscar for Best Original Song and has …

Bearder elected Quaestor in the European Parliament

News reaches the Voice that Lib Dem MEP Catherine Bearder has become a Quaestor in the European Parliament:<p>Catherine was voted in as a Quaestor, a …

Opinion

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Mehdi's Morning Memo: Paedos In Westminster?

<i>The five things you need to know on Thursday 3 July 2014...</i><p><b>1) PAEDOS IN WESTMINSTER?</b><p>Say it ain't so! From the Mail splash:<p>"A dossier detailing …

Housing Market 'Biggest Risk' To UK Economy, Warns Carney's Deputy

The housing market remains the "biggest risk' to Britain's economy, Bank of England deputy governor Sir Jon Cunliffe has warned.<p>Cunliffe, who …

Major package of rail improvements for Cornwall

Cornwall will benefit from a multi-million pound package of rail improvements that will lift the local economy, create new jobs and provide faster …

Opinion: It is time for those who believe that violence doesn’t work to stand up

Last October, I wrote a piece for LDV called “Time to do away with LD Friends of Israel & Friends of Palestine” and other pieces on the subject on my …

Nick Clegg: what did police do with paedophile dossier?

The Deputy Prime Minister says the police and prosecuting authorities need to be asked what they did with allegations of a paedophile ring which allegedly involved Westminster politicians in the 1980s<p>The police must explain what they did with a dossier of allegations about an alleged Westminster …

Solving the skills mismatch – Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

For decades Britain has suffered a major skills mismatch, particularly at technician level.<p>We have made some progress, but as recent poor …

Electoral Commission give evidence on voter engagement

In the Ninth session of this inquiry, the Committee will be talking to the Electoral Commission about their role as it relates to voter engagement. …

Only a pro-Trident policy holds water – Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

This week’s Trident commission report was generously funded by a number of groups backing unilateral disarmament, but it has concluded that a …

Clegg defends Prince Charles' right to lobby ministers

Prince Charles should be permitted to lobby ministers, Nick Clegg has said, as campaigners' concerns about royal activism intensify.<p>The deputy prime …

Comment: How privatisation killed the 'big society'

Back when David Cameron was in opposition, he painted a very pretty picture of what Britain would look like under austerity. As the state swept back, …

Community impact of aviation must not be ignored – Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Earlier this year at a meeting in Westminster I asked Howard Davies, chair of the airports commission, if he would make a visit to Hounslow and see …

Transformers Universe open beta begins tomorrow

Transformers Universe goes into open beta tomorrow.<p>Developer Jagex, of Runescape fame, said it will launch a double experience point weekend to …

OnePlus Tab on the way!

The OnePlus One proved to be one of the best smartphones of the year, while undercutting all competition with an insanely attractive $300-$350 price point. It is truly a marvel of modern technology, but it is a bit lonely so far. OnePlus changed the smartphone market, and now it seems they are …

Mobile Technology

Microsoft seeking Office for Android tablet testers

Microsoft Office is one of the company’s most valuable assets. As expected, the company has been extremely cautious with each release. The office suite is definitely the most popular of its kind and has stayed a favorite for many years. It sure was eventful to see it come to Android last year, but …

Microsoft Office

HP 14-inch Chromebook $200 limited time deal at woot!

If you are in the market for a Chromebook, and you like the larger 14-inch version that HP has out there, now is your chance to get a factory reconditioned unit for just $199.99. Which includes 200MB of Free 4G (T-Mobile HSPA+) for Life<p>Hurry, the sale ends just 6 hours from now, that’ll be midnight …

Google

What it feels like to launch an indie hit

Shadow TowerFall creator Matt Thorson as he releases his breakout game.<p>The faded paint, the patchy yard, the bikes strewn across the driveway — who would guess this three-bedroom, two-bath doubles as an incubator for a handful of the best young talent in video games? But it is, indeed, Matt …

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Don't Miss<p>Complete WWE and NXT pay-per-view schedule Complete WWE and NXT pay-per-view schedule<p>WWE's John Cena and The Rock teaming up… on a movie! …

Pac-Man mapped: how to stay away from the ghosts and win

Data scientist Seth Kadish has created this map showing how many moves would be required from any point on the game map to make the nearest intersection where Pac-Man could escape the ghosts trying to catch him.<p>Those familiar with the seminal video game, first released 34 years ago, will get that …

Microsoft unveils 'new Microsoft Surface' tablet

Microsoft held a press conference today that captured that attention and imagination of the tech world. As speculated, the mega-corporation announced …

Japan Is Getting One Piece Airplanes. They Kind of Suck!

At least the flight attendants will apparently wear straw hats just like <i>One Piece</i> character Luffy. I guess.<p>According to <i>Naver</i> and <i>Excite</i>, five of …

The magical time-traveling metroidvania, Timespinner, has managed to reach its Kickstarter goal.

<b>The magical time-traveling metroidvania, Timespinner, has managed to reach its Kickstarter goal.</b> It is currently working towards two stretch goals, a …

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Hearthstone gaming tournament bans women players - ignites 'sexism' row

A sexism controversy has ignited around a professional gaming tournament in Finland, which has advertised itself as open to male players only<p>The organisers of a video game tournament based around the battle strategy title Hearthstone have been criticised for limiting entry to male players only.<p>The …

Star Citizen Arena Commander patch 12.4 released | PC Invasion

Cloud Imperium are reaching for the 1.0 release goal but until that arrives there's a new patch today Star Citizen's Arena Commander.