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Ladibird Aims to Turn iPhones Into Serious Portrait Cameras

Is the Ladibird an iPhone case, a fully-functioning camera or a cleverly designed smartphone add-on? The answers, in no particular order, are yes, …

London’s top ten urban myths – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 10:15 am, January 5, 2014 in Fun London, News<p><b>1) Senate House was earmarked by Hitler for his British HQ</b><p>Every University of London student …

10 Alternative Christmas Events in London

Please note this blog is no longer active. This post was last updated 4 years, 5 months ago and may contain out of date prices, opening times, links …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

Bourbon Bacon Whipped Sweet Potatoes with Brown Butter and Crispy Sage

Whipped Bourbon Bacon Sweet Potatoes.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 13, 2013 141<p>I present to you… the trashiest of the sweet potatoes.<p>It’s like every single …

August 2013

Absurd Creature of the Week: Elusive Goblin Shark Has World’s Most Terrifying Jaws

Author: Matt Simon. Matt Simon Science<p>Date of Publication: 10.18.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>In the movie <i>Labyrinth</i>, David Bowie stars as …

Islington Continues Descent Into Self-parody

There are districts on the map of London whose names have become bywords for the sort of people assumed to live in them. Chelsea is hooray henries. …

Top 40 things the internet has killed off

Following the announcement that New Zealand's postal service is to run only three days a week in most areas due to the dominance of email over the traditional letter, we take a look at other victims of the internet age<p>Following on from our <b>comprehensive 2009 list</b>, The Telegraph presents the 2013 …

retaW niaR CondiShampoo - Ape to Gentleman

This amazing Japanese brand, and one of our favourites; retaW Tokyo…never cease to amaze. It seems like déjà vu writing this – but they have produced …

Action Cam Heaven: Mountain Biker Clears 72-Foot Canyon… While Backflipping

It’s hump day, and what better way to start the second half of the week than with a little bit of good old fashioned GoPro insanity… well, GoPro and …

Ben & Jerry’s Adds a Ron Burgundy Flavor

Ice cream purveyor Ben & Jerry’s has added a new flavor inspired by Will Ferrell’s <i>Anchorman</i> character Ron Burgundy. Called “Ron Burgundy’s Scotchy …

Oil Ship Crew Performing 'Africa' By Toto May Be The Best Lip Dub Of All Time

What do you do when you're working a long shift on an oil ship off the coast of West Africa? If you're the crew of the Bourbon Peridot, you make the world's best lip dub of "Africa" by Toto, of course.<p>There's nothing better than watching a bunch of tough guys fully commit to lip syncing a pop song …

Tokyoflash turns hexagonal fan concept watch into $109 reality (video)

Remember that time you submitted a script to <i>Babylon 5</i> and it was accepted for a show? Yeah, didn't happen to us either, but apparently Tokyoflash has a much more open mind with its fans. It just launched the Kisai Quasar, a hexagonal-themed watch that was originally submitted by Tokyoflash buff …

The 'Archer' Remake Of Kenny Loggins' 'Danger Zone' Video From 'Top Gun' Will Blow Your Mind

"Archer" fans will have to wait until January 2014 for new episodes to arrive, but you can get your ISIS fix right now with this impressive "Danger Zone" music video that FX has cooked up.<p>That's right, Sterling Archer and his favorite Lana-taunting catchphrase have finally met the classic Kenny …

Microsoft to roll out Remote Desktop to iOS and Android later this month

Buried somewhere in a press release about enterprise cloud solutions, Microsoft let slip that with the launch of Windows Server 2012 R2, it will release its Remote Desktop app not just on Windows, Windows RT and OS X, but also iOS and Android later this month. This marks the first time the popular …

Apple's iPhone 5s fingerprint scanner is compatible with cats - http://tcrn.ch/18BwEhY

A1GP cars to top new race bill

A series for first-generation A1GP racers will be top of the bill of a new-for-2014 event package combining cars, bikes and music designed to buck …

2013 Frankfurt Auto Show: Nissan NISMO Smartwatch Concept

Nissan's concept smartwatch will display data about your driving habits. Think of it as Nike+ for your car.<p>In a small case next to the main display stage at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show, Nissan showed off it's newest big idea. The NISMO Watch Concept is an automotive take on the rapidly expanding …

How to Supercharge Your Router

Home network can't quite keep up with your video streaming habit? Here's how to get the most out of a router.<p>I've been streaming more video than I used to, and it's taken a toll on the overall speed of my Wi-Fi network. Is there anything I can do to speed it up?<p>Upgrading to a router that uses the …

M.I.A.'s New Song "Unbreak My Mixtape" Tones Down Her Sound

Photo: Courtesy of Interscope Records.<p>When it comes to music leaks, some artists rush the official release, others speak out against the industry, …

Clothes markets in London

Shop for unique and unusual clothes, plus vintage threads and second-hand treasures at one of these top London clothes markets.<p>If you're shopping on …

AnalysIR - IR Analyzer & Decoder with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and MCU

Windows based IR Analyzer & Decoder for use with Arduino, Raspberry Pi & similar Platforms. Powerful feature set at low cost. | Check out 'AnalysIR - …

Urbanist Gets a Kickstart in the Panties with Vintage Inspired Cycling Chamois

Clearly Christiana Guzman was on to something when she came up with the idea of vintage inspired cycling underwear for women as the project is …

A Dubiously Accurate 233 Year History of Cycling

While we’re not particularly certain about some of the claims in this bicycle family tree (e.g. freeride bikes spawned downhill bikes, which gave …