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Told you that you were getting good sleep, says Fitbit

Fitbit has sponsored a study that it says validates the ability of several of its fitness wearables to accurately track different stages of sleep. This study, which involved the Fitbit Alta HR, Blaze, and Charge 2 devices, was independently scored by polysomnography technicians.<p>“With our sleep …

Sleep

Surge pricing comes to the supermarket

Online retailers are increasingly using your personal data to decide how much to charge you. And high-street shops are about to get in on the act<p>In 1861 a shopkeeper in Philadelphia revolutionised the retail industry. John Wanamaker, who opened his department store in a Quaker district of the city, …

eCommerce

30 recipes you should master by the age of 30

If your student days are over but you still haven't progressed from beans on toast or ready meals, improve your repertoire with one of these simple recipes - 30 dishes worth mastering, from bung-it-in-the-oven baked fish to a crowd-pleasing shepherd's pie, before you hit 30.<p>30 recipes every cook …

Cooking

The 50 Best TV Shows Ever

<i>The Wire</i>. <i>Breaking Bad</i>. <i>Sex And The City</i>. Um, <i>Airwolf</i>. We asked and you voted – in your droves – for the greatest TV shows/series ever committed to the …

Chocolate covered honeycomb

This is our fun take on the Crunchie bar and it never fails to light up children's faces.<p>We have also served little morsels of these chocolate honeycombs as petit fours at the restaurant and they proved to be very popular with our guests, regardless of their age.<p>SERVES<p>8-10<p>INGREDIENTS<p>flavourless oil …

Save yourself some money and learn how to clean your own sensor like a pro

Learning to clean your camera’s sensor is one of the most valuable skills a photographer can learn. At least when it comes to camera maintenance. …

Kirby Café in Japan will have adorable curries, drinks, cupcakes

Shop will also sell accessories<p>Official Kirby Café locations are coming to Japan, and their new website showcases some absolutely darling dishes inspired by characters from the Nintendo series.<p>The menu includes a King Dedede barbecue plate, an entrée shaped like Whispy Woods, a Meta Knight parfait …

Best ice cream shops in London

From innovative approaches to the popular dessert, to generations-old Italian techniques, find your next frozen treat with our guide to London’s ice …

England

Ken Hom's Chicken fried rice recipe

The best chicken fried rice I have ever had was from a street food stall in China. Instead of tough, over-cooked chicken, with the fried rice as an afterthought, the dish was cooked fresh from scratch. The cooking time was literally minutes and the result was delicious. I have created a version …

31 Breathtaking Natural Swimming Pools Around the World

Most of the earth’s natural watering holes are inhospitable and aren’t safe to explore, but there are some spectacular pools that many photographers …

Raiders Documentary Trailer: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made

For years we’ve been hearing about <b>Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made</b>. The fan film at the center of the documentary is famous for …

Steven Spielberg

Amazing bars around the world to drink at before you die

Travel Photography Expectations vs. Reality

Quite often, we’re blown away by the fantastic images of vacation destinations we see online. We make plans based on them. We dream of being on the …

Photography

Stunning Aerial Shots of Fog Turning Hong Kong into a Dreamy Metropolis

Landscape and architecture photographer Andy Yeung has an absolutely jaw-dropping collection of aerial shots which show the skyscrapers of Hong Kong blanketed in a sheet of fog. Having first picked up a camera over a decade ago in 2005, Yeung remains as passionate about creating unique and exciting …

Photography

Revealed: the $2bn offshore trail that leads to Vladimir Putin

A massive leak of documents shines new light on the fabulous fortunes of the Russian president’s inner circle<p>Putin’s best friend: the cellist who holds the key to his fortune Iceland’s PM faces snap election over revelations What are the Panama Papers? Panama Papers: global reaction – live<p>A network …

Corruption

Magic intense chocolate cake

Use a 20cm square cake tin, silicone or greased with butter and lined with baking parchment.<p>SERVES<p>8<p>INGREDIENTS<p>4 eggs, separated<br>• 80g caster sugar<br>• 70g brown sugar<br>• 1 tbsp water<br>• 125g butter<br>• 70g plain flour<br>• pinch of salt<br>• 40g unsweetened cocoa powder<br>• 500ml milk, at room temperature<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to …

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer: ‘I’m not a big fan of Xbox One and a half’

As rumors swirl of a potential PlayStation 4.5 and an Xbox 1.5, we can all but rule out the latter. Phil Spencer, the head of Microsoft’s Xbox division, isn’t interested in offering an upgraded Xbox One. He wants a substantial successor, not just a small iteration.<p>“I’m not a big fan of Xbox One and …

Box Office
Finance

Quirky cafes in London

Whether you fancy a game of checkers or a cuddle with a cat, there are plenty of unique cafes in London to while away an afternoon or grab a quick …

London's 10 best afternoon teas

The ritual of afternoon tea owes its origins to Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford. As a young women in the early 1800s she lived during a time when it was common to eat only two main meals a day, with breakfast scheduled early in the morning and dinner occurring late in the evening. Routinely …

Best country music albums of 2016

<b>The best country music and Americana albums of 2016, chosen by Culture Editor Martin Chilton, unless stated. Updated weekly. The albums are listed purely in the order in which they were reviewed.</b><p><b>The best country music albums of 2015</b><p><b>The best country music albums of 2014</b><p>1: SAM OUTLAW: ANGELENO …

Chickpea and potato-curry-stuffed flatbread recipe

If you've never had curry for breakfast, you're missing out. Try this veggie one in a homemade flatbread<p>I know curry seems a bit full-on first thing in the morning but with a strong cup of tea and a downpour outside it works fabulously well.<p><b>SERVES</b><p>6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 tbsp olive oil<br>• 1 large red onion, …

Bread

Best unusual afternoon teas in London

Sit down to sweet treats at an interesting venue, take high tea on the move or enjoy peculiar or themed food and drink. Book a spot to enjoy a quirky …

Romantic restaurants in London

Find some of the most romantic restaurants in London; whether you’re looking for the perfect place for a first date, a special anniversary dinner or …

England

Best pancakes in London

Whether you're after something sweet or savoury, satisfy your crepe cravings at these London pancake restaurants and creperies. Keep an eye on …

Smithsonian

The Cost Of Applause: 15+ Pics To Celebrate Ballet Day

There's a good reason why Titanic's Rose couldn't stay on her toes longer than she did. It's damn hard! Those pink silk shoes hide black nails, …

Andy Lee's 'Patagonia Dreaming' photographic series - Telegraph