Manav Mehrotra

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How to keep on selling smartphones when we've nearly all got one already

How much are you paying for your latest phone? Whatever it is, your next one probably won't cost as much. Experts say smartphones in Britain are set to get cheaper, as saturation in the market fuels competition between operators.<p>Industry data seen by the <i>Observer</i> suggests that last December, …

This Startup Is Going To Revolutionize The Credit Card You Already Have In Your Wallet

Admittedly, the bank was doing something most do: trying to stay one step ahead of card thieves.<p>But what if there were a way to pair your card with your smartphone — implementing what is essentially two-factor authorization to purchases — to make sure it's always you handing the card over at a …

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Two new series regulars for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

In an effort to shake things up and expand its core cast, <b>Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.</b> is to add two new recruits to its ranks, with TV Line …

Hugh Jackman unsure about Wolverine return

Next year Hugh Jackman will make his seventh appearance as the Wolverine in director Bryan Singer’s <b>X-Men: Days of Future Past</b>, while yesterday’s news …

The Amazing Spider-Man 2: watch Andrew Garfield in the trailer - video

The Amazing Spider-Man 2,Culture,Film,Marvel,Action and adventure,Andrew Garfield,Emma Stone,Jamie Foxx<p>Andrew Garfield returns as the webslinging superhero in Marvel's second film in the revamped Spider-Man franchise. This time around Spidey and his girlfriend, Gwen Stacy (Emma Stone) must battle …

The burger at Diner in Brooklyn. A thing of beauty.

The Ultimate Thanksgiving Survival Diet

A calorie-cutting (but tasty!) meal plan that lets you have your turkey—and gravy, and pumpkin pie—and eat it, too<p>Get the Meal Plan<p>I cannot in good conscience tell you to skip the pecan pie this Thanksgiving. And by all means enjoy the cornbread-sausage dressing. But how can you eat to your heart’s …

Introducing Bon Appétit's New, Free Thanksgiving App

The app has everything you need to make Thanksgiving the greatest meal of the year, from recipes and how-tos to calendars and videos. And it's FREE.<p>At <i>BA</i>, we start talking (and eating) Thanksgiving in early August. It can be confusing when you're arguing the merits of, say, dressing with sausage …

Bake Off inspires a passion for panettone

Sales of baking tins used to make panettone, the festive Italian sweet loaf, are rising amid a baking trend inspired by the BBC's The Great British Bake Off<p>Panettone has become the latest craze as the home baking trend inspired by The Great British Bake Off continues to sweep the country.<p>Retailers …

Messing about in boats in India: readers' travel writing competition 2013

Rajasthan holidays,India holidays,Asia,Travel writing competition,Boating holidays,Bali holidays,Indonesia holidays,Travel<p>A boat trip in Udaipur, India, goes wrong – but luckily Edward Tew, winner of the <b>history category</b>, is neither shaken or stirred by the experience. Scroll down to see the …

Obama welcomes Iran agreement, promises vigilance

Iran was always going to be one of the main stumbling blocks facing Barack Obama when he entered the White House in 2008.<p>This weekend his decision to engage with Tehran appears to have succeeded where every US president’s approach since Jimmy Carter has failed.<p>“Today that diplomacy opened up a new …

Mississippi mud pie recipe

Mississippi mud pie is an amazing combination of biscuits, dark chocolate, praline and cream<p>Use proper dark cooking chocolate with a high percentage of cocoa solids. Of the supermarket brands, Green & Black’s works for me.<p>SERVES<p>10-12<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>500g/1lb 4oz dark chocolate<br>• 400g/14oz butter<br>• 6 …