Jamie Gamble

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This great stand turns your iPad into a tiny iMac [Review]

This is less of a review, and more of a heads-up. If you’re looking for a desktop iPad stand, then you should probably just go ahead and buy the AboveTek Elegant Aluminium iPad Stand Swivel Stand.<p>Yes, I’m serious. It may be a no-brand Chinese commodity gadget, sold under different names by …

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How to use the Mac’s secret emoji panel

Finding emoji on the iPhone and iPad is easy — you just tap the little emoji key in the corner of your keyboard, and there they are. Emoji are fully supported on the Mac, too, but where do you find them? If you don’t already know, then this trick is going to blow your mind, because it’s just as …

Back to the Future Gets Time Travel Wrong. The Terminator Gets It Right.

Here’s the difference.<p><i>Watch Smarter is Slate’s series that teaches you to spot hidden tropes in pop culture and beyond.</i> <i>Watch all episodes</i>.<p>Some movies …

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Monty Python's 10 funniest sketches

As a Monty Python treasure-trove arrives on Netflix – including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and Monty Python's Flying Circus – it's the perfect moment to look back at 10 of the very best sketches from the masters of surreal comedy.<p>1. The Dead Parrot<p>Arguably the most famous, most …

How to give your Finder window superpowers

The Finder has been with the Mac since day one, way back in 1984. But just because it’s old, doesn’t mean that it doesn’t have some new tricks. Did you know, for instance, that you can add a path bar to the bottom of the window to show the path of the current folder on your Mac? Or that you can add …

MKBHD Reviews Tesla Model 3

This isn’t Marques Brownlee’s first time behind the wheel of the Tesla Model 3, but it is his most comprehensive video review of the electric car …

The Electrek Review – Tesla Model 3, a promise delivered

On December 29th, 2017, I took delivery of one of the first non-employee Tesla Model 3s. This was a day which many of us early EV drivers have been awaiting for a long time – the realization of Tesla’s “secret master plan” announced more than ten years ago.<p>A lot has happened between then and now, …

The Tesla Model 3 Makes The Future Feel Normal

The Tesla Model 3 was revealed 19 months ago, promising access to the fun and futuristic world of Tesla’s high-end electric cars at a relatively …

Andrew Sullivan: The Assault on Mueller

Patience, I guess. Patience.<p>On my iPhone, which I’m trying not to look at, I have three sites tucked away to check when I’m having a bad Trump day. …

Sexual Harassment

Elon Musk on His Fears, Dreams, Twitter, Morality and Mars

<i>The New York Times</i> has called Elon Musk “arguably the most successful and important entrepreneur in the world.” It’s an easy case to make: He’s …

Man Booker Prize winner George Saunders talks to Jason Isbell

Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Jason Isbell and <i>Lincoln in the Bardo</i> author and Man Booker Prize winner, George Saunders have long admired each …

Books

Bright Eyes Is Forever, Not Just for Puberty

Conor Oberst's melodrama hits hard in adolescence but as you age, you grow into understanding its themes – heartbreak, death, depression – more.<p><i>Each day this week, one Noisey UK staff member writes about one of their all-time faves (in some cases, one you might not expect anyone to love this much</i> …

How the movie Her inspired Apple to create a better Siri

For its next act with Siri, Apple is taking some cues from one of the tech world’s biggest sources of inspiration: Hollywood.<p>With the release of iOS 11 later this month, Siri is set to get some big upgrades. The most notable will be the AI helper’s silky-smooth voice. And according to one Apple …

Steve Earle: 'My wife left me for a younger, skinnier, less talented singer'

After seven marriages and a near fatal heroin habit, the great singer-songwriter is now single, sober and interested only in caring for his autistic son. He talks about death threats, blowing $1,000 a day on drugs – and being an incorrigible romantic<p>Steve Earle has never been so busy. The …

How to manipulate iOS text using the keyboard

Because iOS is a variant of macOS, it has a lot in common with the Mac. One of the things that iOS shares with the Mac is the keyboard. Not the on-screen keyboard, but the real, physical, clackety-buttoned keyboard. Thanks to its OS X heritage, the iPad (and iPhone) can use all the same keyboard …

Cover Story: Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the Definitive Preview

Star Wars devotees who can’t wait for December need look no further. With exclusive access to writer-director Rian Johnson, plus interviews with Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley, and others, V.F. presents the ultimate sneak peek at The Last Jedi—and Carrie Fisher’s lasting legacy.<p>I. “We’re Going Back?”<p>The …

Five keyboard shortcuts every iPad user should know

The iPad might be designed for touch, but it’s also surprisingly good with an external hardware keyboard, and includes excellent support for keyboard shortcuts. What’s more, it shares many keyboard shortcuts with the Mac, so if you have these already ingrained in your muscle-memory, they’ll carry …

The 100 Best Indie Folk Albums

No music genre is particularly easy to define, but “indie folk” is about as nebulous as they come. It also happens to roughly encapsulate many of my …

Is sugar the world’s most popular drug? | Gary Taubes

It eases pain, seems to be addictive and shows every sign of causing long-term health problems. Is it time to quit sugar for good?<p>Imagine a drug that can intoxicate us, can infuse us with energy and can be taken by mouth. It doesn’t have to be injected, smoked, or snorted for us to experience its …

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Martin Shkreli: the most hated millennial in America

While others of his generation saw the credit crunch wreck their futures, one hedge-funder was courting infamy making millions from gouging prices on …

Kermode & Mayo's Film Review

Mark Kermode + 😠 = the first half of his top 10 worst films of 2016...

Searching for Sugar Man - Official UK Trailer

Welcome to the age of anger | Pankaj Mishra

The seismic events of 2016 have revealed a world in chaos – and one that old ideas of liberal rationalism can no longer explain<p>The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States is the biggest political earthquake of our times, and its reverberations are inescapably global. It has fully …

Political Science

Jon Stewart Finally Went Long About The Election And Donald Trump

"He said she was unqualified because she gave a speech to Goldman Sachs. His Secretary of the Treasury is somebody from Goldman Sachs."<p>How do you stay positive during a Trump presidency? In the words of Jon Stewart, “F**king buckle your seatbelt and get ready.”<p>The former “Daily Show” host shared …

Donald Trump

First Drive: Tesla Model S P100D

Gear

REM on Out of Time at 25: ‘Being the voice of a generation is not a pretty place to be’

Their seventh album made them superstars. But the fame cost REM a band member and, nearly, their friendships. In a rare interview, five years after splitting, they discuss legacy, Trump and why they’re still sorry for Shiny Happy People<p>Michael Stipe stops in mid-sentence. Something is bothering …

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Cosmic emotions: why Arrival and Passengers feel like a new wave of sci-fi

Human relationships are usually an alien concept in sci-fi films. But two new movies show the genre is journeying into the realms of feelings, romance – and even sex<p>Science fiction is not an exact science. When it comes to making a serious sci-fi movie, there’s a lot to get wrong: the science will …

Barack Obama and Stephen Colbert Unsubtly Burn Donald Trump on The Late Show

Comparisons to a shriveled tangerine are only the start of it.<p>Just a month after <b>Stephen Colbert</b> charmingly hosted <b>Michelle Obama</b> on <i>The Late Show</i>, he’s decided to give her husband a few minutes of airtime as well. But the election is much different than it was even a month ago—and while FLOTUS was …

Election Update: Where The Race Stands With Three Weeks To Go

<i>Want these election updates emailed to you right when they’re published? Sign up</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>Breathe deeply. The election will be over in 23 days. Well, …