George Huang

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How would you change Huawei's Ascend Mate?

Can a 6.1-inch smartphone ever be accepted in the mainstream? That was what Jonathan Fingas asked while reviewing Huawei's Ascend Mate, and found the answer to be a resounding "no." The handset offered a lot of things that did impress him, including a staggering battery life, big display and the …

Unique Engagement Ring Box Pirouettes the Ring Like a Blooming Flower

Marriage proposals can be scary, even if you know that the other person will say yes. How and where you'll ask is always a factor, as well as where to hide the ring. After all, it'd be tragic if it were discovered beforehand. A slimline engagement ring box called <i>Clifton</i> solves this potential …

10 Awesome Infographics to Guide Your Marketing Plan for 2014

Infographics seem to be getting more and more popular lately. They’re certainly fun to look at, and they convey useful information in a format that’s …

12 Common French Gestures

In our own modest way, we’re living in a Boko Haram world

There is no consistency or fairness in the BBC’s disgraceful treatment of its Radio Devon DJ<p>It is hard to think of any group of human beings more obviously loathsome than those who go by the general nom de guerre of “Boko Haram”. I yearn for them all to be rounded up by helicopter gunship, and …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

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French Names for Young Animals

When <i>l’abeille</i> (the bee) was young, it was <i>une larve</i><p>When <i>l’aigle</i> (the eagle) was young, it was <i>un aiglon</i><p>When <i>l’âne</i> (the donkey) was young, it was <i>un …

Confessions of a serial shagger

We met through mutual friends at an Italian restaurant in the Village. She was tall, with pale skin, short, dark hair and freckles – the first …

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Forget China: technology manufacturing is coming home

Google's Motorola, Apple and Lenovo are manufacturing more and more in the US. It's easy for us to see why firms are shifting work back from the Far East, says Patrick Mathews, managing director of accessories firm Breffo.<p>Breffo, currently one of the UK's largest manufacturers of consumer …

Aaron Swartz: hacker, genius… martyr? http://gu.com/p/3g75v Photograph: Chris Stewart/San Francisco Chronicle/Corbis