Pamela Ryan

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Keith McNally of Balthazar's Notting Hill Home

<i>From the archive, one of our most enduringly popular stories. Known for his fashionable restaurants in New York and London - restaurant owner Keith</i> …

The 27 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2016

Here are the books we can't wait to read in 2016! (Ranked in no particular order.)

Multilingual Wordsmiths, Part 4: Ann Goldstein on “Ferrante Fever”

<i>ANN GOLDSTEIN WAS</i> <i>THE FIRST live, bona fide translator I ever encountered, but when we met, at</i> The New Yorker <i>magazine nearly 30 years ago, she had not</i> …

Hunt for the Best Password Manager: Four Apps to Keep Them Safe

There is no end to amount of accounts you need to create when using various apps and websites. And each one of those accounts has it’s own password. Since you have to remember those passwords, having extremely unique ones made of random numbers, letters, and characters isn’t easy to keep up with. …

Apps

Adam Phillips' 6 favorite books

<i>Moby Dick</i> by Herman Melville (Bantam, $10).<p>Melville's epic romance — and extraordinary prose poem — is about the obsessive wanting that comes from a …

10 Tips for Using Apple Mail Like a Boss

Apple’s Mail app allows you to keep all of your email accounts under one roof. I have my Yahoo, Gmail, and iCloud accounts connected. I find it’s super convenient to take advantage of this, especially having different email accounts for different purposes. Since Mail aims to be your one-stop email …

Flowers review – a gloriously dark sitcom about depression and rage

Will Sharpe’s new comedy, starring Julian Barratt and Olivia Colman, is genuinely original – and has a worrying hint of truth about it. Plus: the Game of Thrones juggernaut rolls back into town<p>A man puts a ladder against a tree. To pick fruit, perhaps? Except it’s winter, there is no fruit. It’s …

Wellcome book prize goes to psychosomatic illness study

Neurologist Suzanne O’Sullivan’s It’s All in Your Head wins the £30,000 award for ‘thoughtful, humane and heartfelt’ study<p>Neurologist Suzanne O’Sullivan’s exploration of psychosomatic illness, It’s All in Your Head, has won the £30,000 Wellcome book prize, praised by judges for offering “new …

"Clinton embodies a neoliberal kind of feminism which mostly benefits privileged women"

Nancy Fraser (Baltimore, 1947) has been at the forefront of feminist struggle and critical theory since the late 1960s. A critic of what she calls …

Why use social media to support learning?

<i>The Learning Systems Team of the Open University, the UK’s largest university and a distance learning specialist, talk about why they support the use</i> …

Social Media

9 Minor Tweaks That Make Your Kitchen Feel Remodeled

When you can't afford a total gut job, focus on these specific changes instead.<p>Want a new kitchen but don't want to spend the money or time necessary on a major renovation? Forget the idea of the "right" kitchen and improve your space with some "right now" partial remodeling ideas. In her new …

Paris Review - Elena Ferrante, Art of Fiction No. 228

Interviewed by Sandro and Sandra Ferri<p>Issue 212, Spring 2015<p>Notes from Elena Ferrante’s final revisions to <i>The Story of the Lost Child</i>.<p>Over the past ten years, the translation into English of Elena Ferrante’s ­novels—including <i>Troubling Love</i>, <i>The Days of Abandonment</i>, <i>The Lost Daughter</i>, and the first …

Complete guide to iOS 9

After a novel public beta program Apple released iOS 9 in its official form today. iPhone and iPad users can download the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system either over the air or through iTunes. The update will be compatible with all iPhones back to the iPhone 4S , all iPod Touch …

iOS

Adios Ed Tech. Hola something else.

I’ve been involved in educational technology since the late 1990′s when I was at Red River College and involved in deploying the first laptop program …

The films to watch in autumn 2015: from Everest to Star Wars

Film,Action and adventure,Culture,Science fiction and fantasy,Drama,Crime,Comedy,Johnny Depp,Ridley Scott,Anne Hathaway,Michael Fassbender,Emily Blunt,Carey Mulligan,Tom Hiddleston,Colin Farrell,Hugh Jackman,James Bond,Alan Bennett,Steve Jobs<p>Meryl Streep leads the Suffragettes, Bond battles …

Angelina Jolie

NPR Bestsellers: Paperback Nonfiction, Week Of August 27, 2015 : NPR

An Up-Close Tour of Chip and Joanna Gaines' Farmhouse

Because getting glimpses of it on HGTV's Fixer Upper isn't enough.<p>If you love Chip and Joanna Gaines as much as we do, seeing glimpses of their stunning farmhouse on HGTV's <i>Fixer Upper</i>, has most likely left you wanting more. Their 1,700-square-foot Victorian home sits on 40 beautiful acres in …

Naomi Klein on climate change: 'I thought it best to write about my own raw terror'

Naomi Klein, the Canadian author, film-maker and social activist, will arrive in Australia this month for a series of events. The author of No Logo and the Shock Doctrine – a self-confessed fan of avocado on toast – will be discussing climate change and capitalism, the key topics in her new …

In Defence of Dismaland: The Value of Banksy's Dystopian Nightmare

Why Banksy's dystopian vision of the future might be the kind of shock we need to realize the problems humanity faces.<br>Read More

The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

<i>Below, our favorite stories of the week. Kindle users, you can also get them as a Readlist.</i><p><i>Eva Holland | SB Nation | May 21, 2015 | 31 minutes (7,907</i> …

San Francisco

HOUSE TOUR: Inside A Fashion Editor's Masterfully Subdued Home

When, after a dozen years, a fashionable couple trade their apartment for a penthouse upstairs, they turn to Daniel Romualdez for a new vision of urban serenity.<p>When, after a dozen years, a fashionable couple trade their apartment for a penthouse upstairs, they turn to Daniel Romualdez for a new …

Interior Design

Crafting conclusions – much more than a summary of research

by Cally Guerin<p>Working with a student who was in the final throes of completing his thesis, I was recently reminded about the importance of writing …

Nobel Prize

Resilience

• <b>Author:</b> Eric Greitens<p><i>New York Times</i> <b>bestseller</b> <b><br>Author of</b> <i>The Heart and the Fist</i> <b><br>“Eric Greitens provides a brilliant and brave course of action to help navigate life’s roughest waters.” —Admiral Mike Mullen, seventeenth chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff</b> <br>In 2012, Eric Greitens unexpectedly heard from …

The Unbelievable Power of Amazon's Cloud

The company's Web Services—which undergird Netflix, Healthcare.gov, and Spotify—might be the single most important piece of technology to the modern tech boom.<p>On Thursday, we’ll finally get a sense of the true scope of one of the most important businesses for the Internet.<p>Amazon is due to announce …

10 Who-Knew Uses for Aluminum Foil

It's handy for much more than just wrapping leftovers.<p>You already know that aluminum foil is a kitchen must-have, but its pliable, metallic structure makes it super-useful all over the house. Here's why you should stock up:<p><b>1. Line cabinets and drawers.</b>Not only is the foil easy to clean with a damp …

Cleaning

What I’m Reading: BBC News Reporter Laura Locke

<i>It’s hard to predict the future of tech. Overnight sensations can turn into tomorrow’s duds, and anyone claiming to know a thing about what’s next should have plenty of credibility.</i><p><i>One such person is Laura Locke, tech reporter for the BBC. Formerly at TIME, Locke focused her career on covering all</i> …

Big Bang theory could be debunked by Large Hadron Collider

Scientists at Cern could prove the controversial theory of ‘rainbow gravity’ which suggests that the universe stretches back into time infinitely, with no Big Bang<p>The detection of miniature black holes by the Large Hadron Collider could prove the existence of parallel universes and show that the …

The New Cheese Course: Blue Cheese with Acidic Herbs

The coolest way to serve a cheese course is blitzing some blue cheese and mixing it with fresh herbs<p>Much has been written recently about chef <b>Christian Puglisi</b> of Relae in Copenhagen. He has a (very cool) new cookbook that's actually more about ideas than recipes. He's tinkering with all sorts of …