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Twelve Facebook tips that everyone should know

Sync your calendars, censor your history and save great posts: top ways to streamline your social experience<p>Want to liven up your messages and updates? Facebook automatically converts certain character combinations into graphical emoticons: for example, if you enter “:D” it will appear as a …

Kelvin MacKenzie to leave the Sun over Ross Barkley column

Former editor who has written weekly column since 2015 is understood to be negotiating exit terms<p>The former Sun editor Kelvin MacKenzie will not return to the paper after being suspended for writing a column comparing the footballer Ross Barkley, who is mixed race, to a gorilla and making …

Ross Barkley

These are 28 common mistakes in Street Photography you should avoid

<b>1.Always using the Manual Mode</b><p>One common misconception and Street Photography mistake is the believe that professional photographers always use the …

7 Dead Simple Ways to Make Your Computer Run Like New

You change your car’s oil every 5,000 miles. You go to the doctor for a physical once a year. Every six months you get your teeth cleaned. And every …

Crockpot Italian Meatballs and Marinara

<b>MAKES 36 (1 tablespoon) meatballs | ACTIVE TIME 25 Min | TOTAL TIME 4 Hours 25 Min</b><p>2 (14.5 ounce) cans fire roasted diced tomatoes with garlic<br>1 (15 …

Top 10 Trees and Plants That Love the Shade

You probably never would guess that the beautiful flowering dogwood tree would have it "made in the shade." But the fact is, there's a pretty shade …

Top 10

The new boiler that generates electricity for the National Grid

Energy bills,Household bills,Saving money,Consumer affairs,Money,Energy,Energy efficiency,Environment,Energy industry,Business,National Grid<p>After five years with Flow Energy, you will be able to share in the government’s feed-in tariffs<p>A new generation of combined heat and power boilers that …

Electrical Grid

Bring! Shopping List Comes To Android, Complete With Wear Support

One of the biggest issues my wife and I have is remembering what to get at the grocery store. We've tried shared spreadsheets, various list …

Are you part of the 'pay-as-you-live' generation?

Books, CDs, a car. It's amazing what you don't need. One writer reveals why she said goodbye to ‘stuff’ and embraced the new 'lightweight living'<p>One day in 2011 I stood in my flat, surrounded by stacks of shoes, books, CDs and tangles of phone chargers, and felt utterly paralysed. I was 30, I’d …

Opera Max App Review

Opera Max is being released in open beta to users around the world. It’s from the makers of the popular Opera Browser and they’re known for coming out with some pretty good applications. Is this app worth your time? In this review, we’ll find out. As usual, you can read it below or watch it …

Apps

Apps of the Week: Link Bubble, Citymapper, Agent and more!

We have another great set of apps to check out this weekend<p>It's another Saturday afternoon, and that means it's time for another edition of our Apps …

Apps

How to clean up your mobile phone's contacts list

<i>This article was taken from the January 2014 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online,</i> …

How can I move my files and programs to a new PC?

<i>I enjoyed your article about buying a Dell Vostro as a good, no-nonsense option, and I am thinking of doing that to replace an old Dell Dimension E520. The Vostro that I have my eye on has Windows 7 whereas my current desktop has Vista. My concern, as an elderly duffer, is the potential cost of</i> …

Galileo Robotic Dock

BUY $149<p>in: iPhone<p>That your time of lingering is over sooner than foreseen, we have The Galileo Robotic Dock created by Motrr finally available for …

Rechargeable Batteries

Hair Dryer Cooking: From S'mores To Crispy Duck

Have a hankering for s'mores but not near a fire? Grab your hair dryer. Credit: Morgan Walker/NPR<p>This past year, we've introduced you to some wacky cooking methods. We've made an entire lunch in a coffee maker and even poached salmon and pears in the dishwasher.<p>But a few weeks ago, we stumbled upon …

Shooting with RAW Settings in Photography

Many cameras now offer the option to save captured photos in the RAW file format. RAW capture brings with it an extra processing step. This step …

7 Unmissable Tips for Better Flower Photos

People and flowers are two of the most frequently photographed subjects. That’s not a groundbreaking revelation, and it makes sense given that …

Samsung's new Note 3 commercial is a piece of genius

Samsung always makes commercials people like to talk about. On that level, they are doing exactly what they need to do, because the first rule of …

Galaxy Note

Cool holiday cottages in Carmarthenshire, south Wales – in pictures

The mountains, beaches and pretty villages of Carmarthenshire are rich in irresistible cottages, whether you want stylish, grand or cutely compact

Five-year mortgage fixes start to rise

Some of the cheapest five-year fixed-rate mortgages have been pulled by lenders, signalling that record-low rates may be drawing to a close.<p>Tesco Bank withdrew the lowest five-year fix on the market last week, at 2.49% with a £1,495 fee at 60% loan-to-value (LTV), while West Bromwich building …

When to tweet, how to behave in a queue and the best way to deal with a troll : Sandi Toksvig's new etiquette guide

They are the conundrums of modern life: should you use your mobile phone at the supermarket checkout, can you ever “tweet” during a meal, and just how should you react when your teenage child comes home with a tattoo?<p>Thankfully, a new guide to twenty first century etiquette has all the answers. …

Nigel Slater's hearty salad recipes

Earlier in the week, I took some of those sweet, soft artichokes, the sort that come preserved in oil, then I battered and deep fried them and served them with a salad of roasted peppers and crisp green beans. It was a salad of extraordinary textures – and the salty crunch of the hot batter shell …

How to keep your garden flowering late into the autumn

The weather men say it is now autumn and the last few days have been a bit nippy in the mornings and the sun, although quite strong, is definitely …

Gardens: five ways to use alliums

For a hot, dry patch<p>The most firework-like of the alliums is <i>Allium schubertii</i>, which bears an explosion of star-shaped, silvery-pink flowers on large airy heads in June and July. The stems are short, the flower heads huge, and it's an oddly impressive combination: theatrical and faintly comical. …

Engadget's laptop buyer's guide: summer 2013 edition

At last: the laptop buyer's guide we wanted to write three months ago. You see, when it came time to publish our spring edition, Intel was on the cusp of releasing its fourth-generation Core processors, which meant almost everything we were recommending was destined for a refresh. So we basically …

5 Tips to Add Flavor to Your Landscape Photography

<i>Landscapes can have a magical impact on people.</i> Depending on the location, a landscape may instill a feeling of serenity or natural turmoil; it might …

Landscape Photography

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The perfect plant for... the shady side of a fence

Honeysuckles like to have their feet in shade and climb up towards the light.<p>Climbers and twiners are useful garden plants because most rise up vertically, taking up little ground space. Honeysuckles are one of the best options and there are 180 species in all. Most like to have their feet in shade …

Samsung has two new videos that show off their photographic prowess

If mobile photography is your thing, Samsung has you covered. Their Galaxy S4 has a ton of cool camera features, and their recently release Galaxy S4 Zoom might be more camera than phone. While I’m not sure if the average person wants to carry around a camera that can make calls, it’s a good option …