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Here's How to Make Delicious Ice Cream at Home Without an Ice Cream Maker

When I was a kid, making homemade ice cream was never an option. "We don't have an ice cream maker," my mom would remind me all of the many times I'd …

Dessert

Is this the best TV of 2018, already? LG OLED W8 has better images, improved HDR and a lower price

By Luke Edwards<p>When LG launched the W7 – affectionately dubbed ‘wallpaper TV’, owing to its thinness – the world was stunned. The TV world, at least. …

Gear & Gadgets

Looking for the best TV? 2018 is the year to move up to OLED and here's why…

By Luke Edwards<p>Sony may have originated OLED televisions, but it's LG that's been the main driving force in putting them in living rooms. Admittedly, …

Televisions

Best TVs from CES 2018

For those who like to dream about what their living room might look like in the near future, CES is full of inspiration. When it comes to TVs in …

Living Rooms

How to save an email as PDF

If you want to save the content of an email outside of your inbox, the best file format to choose is probably PDF as it is widely used and it can be …

11 Myths About Buying a New 4K TV

If you've looked into purchasing a TV in recent years, you've been perhaps overwhelmed by the jargon and conflicting information. Indeed, there's a …

4K Ultra HD

LG's 2018 4K TVs include AI and smarter HDR

After a fair amount of teasing, LG is ready to take the wraps off of its 2018 4K TV lineup -- and in many ways, it's an evolution of what you saw last year. Its flagship OLED lines (the Signature-badged W8 and more-conventional E8) and the LCD-based SK9500 have designs that are largely familiar to …

LG’s new TVs add Google Assistant, Alexa, and an even better picture

Design takes a back seat to AI and new software features<p>After commercially launching its wallpaper OLED TV at least year’s CES, LG’s 2018 showing was bound to be a little less flashy. And yes, the TVs themselves look largely similar to their 2017 predecessors. The best one you can buy is still the …

Favourite reads of 2017 - as chosen by scientists

Stephen Curry<p><b>The Silk Roads; Inferior; Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race; Lila; Mr Shaha’s Recipe for wonders</b><p>Some of my favourite reads of 2017 were a reminder that even in this information-flooded age there are books that can invert the map of the familiar. Peter Frankopan’s new …

Books

How to upgrade to macOS High Sierra the right way

Apple’s latest update for the Mac finally arrived today in the form of macOS High Sierra, bringing a host of improvements to Mac users. While the update doesn’t contain a ton of outward-facing changes, it’s definitely worth taking the time to upgrade if you want your Mac to be faster and more …

Ranking The 10 Best Exotic Weapons In 'Destiny 2' (So Far)

I’m not sure this is the wisest post to write at the moment, as it’s hard to forget that two weeks into the launch of <i>Destiny 1</i>, the collective opinion was that Gjallarhorn wasn’t worth buying from Xur because it was a waste of a heavy slot.<p>But with that in mind, I did want to talk about what I …

Destiny 2 Guide: Best Ways To Level Up Quickly

With Destiny 2 out now, there are many battles and challenges that await Guardians in their fight with the Red Legion. Losing all your gear and reverting back to humble beginnings, you'll have to rebuild yourself from scratch to stand up to what's coming in Bungie's next installment of the …

Next-gen BMW G20 3 Series to be lighter and more premium

The next BMW 3 Series – due out in 2019 – will not only bring great technology to the table, but also a more daring design. According to our sources, …

LG’s Newest Air Purifier is Every Dust Particle’s Worst Enemy

May 24, 2017<p>If you don’t count the haze formed by burning Indonesian fires, the air quality in Singapore is actually pretty decent, and that’s …

Air Purifiers

LG Signature OLED65W7P OLED Ultra HDTV Review

<b>PRICE</b> $8,000<p><b>AT A GLANCE</b> <b><br>Plus</b><br>Jaw-dropping black level and contrast<br>Wide viewing angle<br>Thin, thin, thin. And light <b><br>Minus</b><br>Expensive<br>Must be wall-mounted<p><b>THE</b> …

How to install LG SIGNATURE OLED TV W

Mesmerizing maps show the global flow of refugees over the last 15 years

But what does that flow actually look like compared to the rest of the world?<p>Global security expert and research director at the think tank Igarapé Institute Robert Muggah knows. Earth TimeLapse, an interactive platform created by Muggah and Carnegie Mellon University, details over a 16-year span …

Top Gear Reviews the BMW 5 Series Touring

The American people flat out don’t know what’s best for them. As a young American, I’m only just starting to realize this. We take for granted what …

BMW 340i Touring with M Performance Exhaust on Nurburgring

When BMW announced it would be replacing the long-time fan-favorite N55 engine in the new 340i, many BMW enthusiasts were worried that its …

How to turn anything into a PDF on your iPhone or iPad

Stop! Don’t download that PDF converter app for iOS. You don’t need it. What if I told you iPhones have come with a built-in PDF-conversion tool since iOS 10?<p>Once you know where this iOS PDF converter is buried, you can quickly and easily turn anything into a handy PDF on your iPhone or iPad.<p>On the …

Dyson’s newest bladeless fan has advanced air purifiers and will work with Alexa

Big surprise: it’s not cheap<p>Dyson, maker of high-end vacuums, fans, and hair dryers, just announced the newest version of its combo purifier and bladeless fan, one that the company says has a more advanced filtration system intended to trap harmful gases.<p>The new Pure Hot + Cool Link Air Purifier …

Horizon Zero Dawn’s Best Armor Makes The Game Even More Fun

One set of armor in <i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> stands above the others: The shield-weaver armor. It’s really good, and pretty hard to get. It’s also totally …

How to cut the new £20,000 'death tax'

In one of the most unpopular moves of recent years, the Government is introducing a dramatic rise in probate fees, which is likely to take effect next month.<p>A “grant of probate” allows the executor to pay inheritance tax (IHT), settle debts and carry out the wishes of the deceased as expressed in …

Finance

Smart meters can overbill by 582%

A team from the University of Twente and the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences have published a paper demonstrating gross overbillings by …

Electromagnetism

Children's savings accounts: the best options for under-fives

When a new baby arrives, savings accounts are probably the last thing that sleep-deprived parents will be thinking of. But it’s important to know what your options are when it comes to saving for your children's future.<p>In this video we look at some of the best children's savings accounts and Junior …

Personal Finance

The 3-2-1 method for cutting weight

It’s an oversimplification to say fat loss can be as easy as “one, two, three” (not to mention it’s a terrible cliche). But there may be at least …

Samsung’s new monitors have a better reason to be curved than TVs ever did

CES is just a week away, but if manufacturers keep going at their current pace of announcements, they're going to have nothing new to reveal on the show floor. The latest is the CH711 monitor from Samsung, a sleek, curved model designed for gaming that uses quantum dot technology for what Samsung …

11 best baby gifts for new parents

By Jim Hill

Winter Maintenance: Cleaning, protecting & lubing the most neglected bikes along w/ some semi-pro tips

If you’re reading this right now, your bike is dirty. Let’s face it, except for those of you that make your bed every morning, wash the dishes after …

The 50 best Christmas cracker jokes

They're corny and seldom improve with the telling, but Christmas lunch wouldn't be complete without the chorus of groans that corny cracker jokes always provoke. Here are a few of our favourite all-time classics....<p><b>What does Santa suffer from if he gets stuck in a chimney?</b> Claustrophobia!<p><b>What do</b> …