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Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai: Pictures

Brazil

Google amps up job search tools with salary, location features

Earlier this year, Google unveiled new search tools designed specifically to help people find jobs. Now the tech giant wants to try to make the process a little easier. Google said on Wednesday that it's adding new features to its job search tool.<p>With the updated features, you can search for jobs …

Employment

Make This Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala ASAP

I didn't think chicken tikka masala could really get much better, but then I remembered my fall-time best friend: the slow cooker.

Slow Cookers

The royal family doesn't use last names — here's what Prince George will be called at school

With four-year-old Prince George starting school this year, his official title of "His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge" is a bit of a mouthful for his lower school teachers and classmates. So what will they call him?<p>"George" will do just fine as his first name, but the British royal …

'Ultimate sea view' is captured at St Abb's Head

An image of the lighthouse at St Abb's Head in the Borders has been judged the UK's Ultimate Sea View.<p>William Pollard's photograph took top spot in the competition run by the Shipwrecked Mariners' Society (SMS).<p>Images from the Outer Hebrides, St Kilda, Sidmouth and Newquay won four other categories.<p>…

Knotted thread as blood, lace as genitalia: Inside India’s newest art revolution | art and culture

Last year, when Donald Trump called Hillary Clinton a ‘Nasty Woman’ at a US presidential debate, he probably didn’t expect that sewing needles would …

Sewing

This Chrome Extension Is Like X-Ray Vision For Web Design

What powers the sites you use every day? What language was it programmed in? What fonts does it use? How does it track people who visit? Those details usually take some digging to uncover–but a new browser extension for Chrome called WhatRuns instantly surfaces the tools and programs that power any …

Web Design

Don't Overthink, Just Do (The Overthinker’s Guide To Taking Action)

Balancing thought and action will always be a challenge for many people.<p>When you spend too much time picturing what a project is going to be like, too much time thinking about how awesome it will be… and too little time actually making the thing, you make no progress.<p>With respect to goals, …

Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

Sony and IBM stuffed 330TB into a palm-sized cartridge

While you weren’t looking, the storage industry has been working on some pretty crazy stuff. Sony announced that it teamed up with IBM Research in Zurich to create a new magnetic tape that can fit 330TB of files in a single palm-sized cartridge that typically could hold only about 15TB.<p>For …

It's goodbye from him! Prince Philip finally retires at 96 after 64 years of service and 22,219 solo engagements

Prince Philip's final official engagement was hailed as "historic" by a Royal Marine - 64 years after the Duke of Edinburgh began his service to the …

Choosing a handyman is now like online dating – all photos and hot reviews | Emma Brockes

I just needed someone to put up my shelves. But it seems to me the ratings on the Taskrabbit site could be based on all sorts of inappropriate thoughts<p>• Emma Brockes is a Guardian columnist<p>I needed some Ikea bookshelves assembled and brought up the homepage for TaskRabbit, a service I’ve heard good …

'Cool' New Knee Procedure Eases Arthritis Pain Without Surgery

A new, non-invasive knee procedure could bring some relief for patients suffering from debilitating chronic pain, for whom surgery is not an option.<p>The treatment, recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration, is called “cooled radio frequency ablation” and is a less drastic option for …

Medicine

Sex, suicide, torture: are arthouse films really so sophisticated? | Catherine Shoard

Despite their image, many of today’s highbrow movies are merely the cinematic equivalent of exploding fireworks<p>North Korea is not a regime whose choices one is generally eager to endorse. Yet my sympathies were with that country at the start of the year, when its New Year’s Eve firework display was …

Snow Just Hit The Sahara Desert For The First Time In 37 Years

Snow hits Sahara desert for the first time.<p>12.21.16 11:37 AM ET<p>Shutterstock

Jio Brings Pokémon GO to India: here is everything you need to know to get started

Five months after the release of <b>Pokémon GO</b>, Reliance Jio has managed to get Niantic to <b>launch the game in India</b>. The launch used the <b>sponsored location</b> …

Sparkling starscapes caught on camera

<b>Hundreds of stars appear to spin in the sky above Mount Bromo - an active volcano in East Java, Indonesia.</b><p>This time-lapse composite photo was taken by Malaysian photographer Grey Chow - who has captured stunning night-time images across South East Asia.<p>This image, of an abandoned boat underneath …

Why this artist flashes her vagina in museums and galleries

As Deborah de Robertis walked into the prestigious Musée d'Orsay in Paris, threw off her coat and exposed her naked body while wearing a Go-Pro on her head, it wasn’t a simple act of exhibitionism in a growing conservative culture. Her literal embodiment of Édouard Manet's landmark painting …

Monica Lewinsky gave one of the most powerful speeches I have ever heard on being the 'patient zero' of public shame

She says her experience of being publicly chastised for having an affair with the most powerful man in the world in the 1990s — President Bill Clinton — has shown both how society can be biased against women and also that it's possible to act as an individual within it to "change the …

Spotify could out-dance Apple if it does acquire SoundCloud

SoundCloud as a company is a disaster, but it’s the only streaming service with the DJ sets and remixes kids love. So it makes perfect sense that Spotify is in advanced talks to acquire SoundCloud, the Financial Times reports.<p>Spotify already declined to buy it twice over the past year and a half; …

Remixes

This Guy Basically Turned His Mirror Into a Giant iPhone

A man has created a smart mirror that lets him use his full-length mirror like a gigantic Apple iPhone.<p>On Wednesday, a YouTube user shared his latest …

BlackBerry is giving up on making its own phones

Instead, the Canadian company will rely entirely on external companies for any future hardware projects, it announced in its quarterly earnings released Wednesday.<p>BlackBerry was once the undisputed king of the mobile phone world — but it was caught off-guard by the launch of the iPhone and the dawn …

The best iPhone photographs of 2016 – in pictures

The winners of the 9th annual iphone photography awards have been announced, chosen from thousands of entries from 139 countries around the world. Here’s a selection of the top entries, and the full list can be seen at IPPA Awards

Awards

The Guardian view on Muhammad Ali: a life of bravery | Editorial

Whether it was in the ring in his fights with Liston and Foreman, or in his defiance of the Vietnam draft and his public battle with Parkinson’s, Ali was the bravest of men<p>The tributes paid since his death was announced on Saturday have confirmed that for more than half a century Muhammad Ali was …

A Classic Formula For Pi Was Discovered Hidden in Hydrogen Atoms

Two years ago ... this was an amazing find.<p>Back in 2015, scientists found something amazing for the first time - a classic formula for pi hidden in …

Quantum Physics

How Humans Are Still Evolving To Avoid Extinction

As humans accelerate our impact on the earth and on ourselves, will 50,000 years of self-evolution both destroy and save us?<p>Humans may be approaching …

Meet Studio, The App That Launched A Million Designers And Counting

There’s no doubt that photo-sharing is hot, but among the hundreds of services out there tackling the space, there hasn’t been an app that has made a splash in photo-sharing in this post-Instagram world. Until Studio.<p>In one month on the App Store, Studio has hit 1 million downloads with over 1.3 …

Rhode Island city tries to crowdfund parks after pulling out of bankruptcy

Central Falls, Rhode Island went bankrupt in 2011 after promising overly generous pensions to city employees. The city pulled itself out of bankruptcy last year and must now stick to a penny-pinching plan with no room for error or for luxuries like trash cans and public art. As a result, the …

Google Apologizes for 11 Hours of Gmail Issues Affecting 29% of Emails

Gmail users yesterday experienced quite a lengthy outage, lasting up to 11 hours for some. Google today has apologized for the issues (including messages arriving slowly and unavailable attachments), which it calculates affected almost a third of emails that route through its servers.<p>Google notes …