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Samsung plans to release smartphone with wraparound display next year: Bloomberg

Samsung has led the curved display "movement" with the introduction of its Galaxy Round smartphone, but apparently the company isn't satisfied stopping there. Bloomberg today claims that Samsung will release a handset featuring a wraparound display at some point next year. According to the report, …

Imaginative Photographs That Mix Ordinary Objects and Simple Sketches

If you want a daily dose of creativity and humor, start following the Instagram account (@cintascotch) of art director Javier Pérez. The …

Coming Soon: A Jolt Of Caffeine You Can Spray On Your Skin

<i>In our</i>"Weekly Innovation" blog series<i>, we explore an interesting idea, design or product that you may not have heard of yet. Do you have an innovation to share?</i>Use this quick form<i>.</i><p>Something called Sprayable Energy is coming soon to an online store. It is a topical caffeine spray. That's right. So …

Apple Announces Two New iPhones: The iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C

Finally, and after some nail biting anticipation and speculation, Apple revealed the new additions to Apple’s lineup, the iPhone 5s and the iPhone …

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iPhone 5S and 5C launch: Apple banks on fingertip scanner and colour

The iPhone 5S model, the more expensive of two 4G handsets unveiled by Apple, goes on sale on 20 September<p>It used to be the ultimate crime scene clue. Now Apple has transformed the fingerprint into a key to unlock the wealth of personal information that is stored on the iPhone.<p>The company's new …

Female genital mutilation: 'Mothers need to say no'

"As a little girl I would go looking for the cutters and ask them when it was my turn," Faduma Ali says. "I thought it was exciting. I wish I had known then what I know now."<p>It's almost eight decades since Faduma underwent female genital mutilation (FGM), sometimes known as female circumcision, in …

See how Elon Musk is building the 'Iron Man' lab with tech you can buy

The workspace of the future is in Elon Musk’s lab. Using a variety of virtual reality and gesture-sensing tools, Musk has set up a system that allows himself and his engineers to design and manipulate models of rocket parts using just their hands. He's compared it to the <i>Iron Man</i> laboratory, and in …

Was Your Chicken Nugget Made In China? It'll Soon Be Hard To Know

Here's a bit of news that might make you drop that chicken nugget midbite.<p>Just before the start of the long holiday weekend last Friday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture quietly announced that it was ending a ban on processed chicken imports from China. The kicker: These products can now be sold …

The weird world of the incredibly small – in pictures

This month's collection of postcards from the nanoworld includes bleached hair, a component from a quantum computer, a fleck of Victorian paint and one of the creatures that helped build the White Cliffs of Dover

Burning Man 2013: The Scene

See photos of the Church Trap, the Hug Deli and other temporary attractions<p>24<p>Among the most talked-about installations at Burning Man 2013 was …

Natural Light: Making the Most of Hard Light

In a previous article I explored ways of taking photos in soft light. Today, I’d like to look at the opposite of that, and discuss the idea of taking …

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Samsung announces the Galaxy Gear smartwatch

After giving as an accidental glimpse prior to today's big event, Samsung has finally revealed its new smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear. First impressions: it's big, but up on stage at IFA today it looks very little like the prototype watch VentureBeat leaked last week. The basic shape is the same, but, …

Smart watches: what are Apple, Samsung, Google and Microsoft up to?

With the Galaxy Gear expected to be unveiled this week, Samsung's rivals are thought to be working on their own wrist-worn devices<p>"The wrist is interesting," said Apple chief executive Tim Cook at the All Things Digital D11 conference in May 2013, when being quizzed about his company's potential …

Amazing 19th Century Photographs of the American West by Timothy O’Sullivan

Photographer Timothy H. O’Sullivan is perhaps best known for his photos of the Civil War, which include his famous “Harvest of Death” photo. But …

Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson Are Your 'Fifty Shades' Stars

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Universal Studios and author E.L. James know you desperately want to know which beautiful famous …

Why do music videos portray black women as exotic sex objects?

From Miley Cyrus to Major Lazer, pop promos have become filled with sexualised representations of minority women. Now it's time to take a stand, says Ikamara Larasi<p>As a music lover born in 1989, I was so excited when the digital television revolution came to our house and gave me access to …

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The Best Cucumber Salad

In Bridgehampton, NY there's a great little Sicilian restaurant, Osteria Salina, serving up delicious Italian food. While everything on the menu is great, the simple cucumber antipasto they bring out as soon as you sit down really stands out.<p>READ: What you need to know about olive oil<p>Highlighting …

103 Things I’ve Learned About Street Photography

A good photo asks more questions than provides answers 35mm as a focal length is generally ideal for most street photographers. 28mm is too wide …

Twenty years after In Utero, Nirvana's importance hasn't diminished

They're still a key inspiration for angry young bands everywhere. Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic look back at their legacy<p>I can walk down the street and someone will come up and say, 'Weren't you the bassist in Nirvana?'" says Krist Novoselic. "And I'll hear a story about how our music changed …

Fruit should be eaten, not drunk

Apples and blueberries stand out in a long-term study of diabetes risk<p>A study published by the BMJ this week affirms one piece of conventional wisdom — that eating fruit is highly beneficial to your health — while refuting another — that fruit juice is just as good as the unprocessed stuff. …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Here’s why India is never going to be safe for women

A few days ago, after news of the sexual assault case in Mumbai broke out, someone on Twitter said something that got me thinking. A female resident of Mumbai, presumably, lashed out after seeing the umpteenth tweet asking women in Mumbai to “take care” and “be safe.”<p>Enough of this patronizing …

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