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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review: curves for pleasure, not function

Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone the Galaxy S6 Edge has a curved screen, metal body and is powerful. But is it enough to beat strong competition from HTC, Sony and Apple?<p>The S6 Edge combines the premium design and feel of Samsung’s Alpha range with the curved screen technology seen in the Note …

Phones

First baby born from IVF technique which eliminates inherited disease

A pioneering IVF technique allows babies at risk from inherited illnesses to be born free of disease<p>The first baby has been born in Europe from a new IVF procedure that checks embryos for devastating genetic disorders.<p>Lucas Meagu was at high risk of inheriting a rare form of muscular dystrophy …

Genetics

Nigel Slater’s savoury pie recipes

There are days when all you want on your plate is softness and gentle flavours. A bowl of porridge, perhaps; a risotto whose grains are bound by homemade chicken stock; soporific macaroni cheese bubbling in its dish. Other days you crave crispness: the crackle of a piece of tempura puffed and …

British Cuisine

How to update Galaxy S3 I9300 to Android 5.1 Lollipop with unofficial CyanogenMod 12.1 ROM

Samsung had last year ended Android support for Galaxy S3 due to hardware limitations, leaving the device on the older Jelly Bean version. However, …

A Guide to the Strange, Little-Known, Hard-to-Find Beatles Christmas Recordings

Little in my life has enriched me more than the Beatles or Christmas—in different (and yet dovetailing) ways. And there is one enriching aspect of the Beatles’ catalog that is so rare, that it falls between the worlds of official product and bootleg. This wasn’t a commercial record, it wasn’t a …

Comparing the Image Quality of Film and Digital

There have been a few film versus digital articles here and there on the interwebs, but seems like very few have approached the subject in a …

The Thinking Drinkers' ultimate guide to Christmas beer

From turkey to Stilton and mince pies, Ben McFarland and Tom Sandham round up the beers to bring comfort and joy during the festive season<p>Christmas is coming. So you’re going to need some beer. With so many wonderful ones available, there’s absolutely no excuse for cracking open a can of humdrum …

How Old Is Too Old To Change Careers?

<i>Liz, would you say there’s a certain age after which it’s impossible to change careers?</i><p>Definitely.<p><i>And what is that age?</i><p>One hundred and seven.<p><i>Come on! I’m being serious.</i><p>Well, it’s a very contextual question. It depends on what you want do in your new career.<p><i>Give me an example.</i><p>If you want to be a …

Squash, pancetta and cinnamon risotto recipe

Squash risotto is a classic that, done properly, can be truly fantastic<p>With the right weather, and the right wine, a plate of squash risotto can approach a perfect moment.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>Approx 1.5 litres/2½ pints of chicken or vegetable stock<br>½ squash, peeled and cut into 2cm cubes<br>1 cinnamon …

Spiced squash soup with sage and chilli butter recipe

Squash soup gives that contented, warm-inside, cold-outside feeling which is what autumn cooking is all about.<p>Is anything better on a cold wintry day than squash soup?<p><b>SERVES</b><br>6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>2 tbsp olive oil<br>2 red onions, finely chopped<br>2 sticks of celery, finely chopped<br>2 garlic cloves, finely chopped<br>1 …

Onions

Delicious squash recipes in time for Thanksgiving

For real squash satisfaction, look beyond the obvious and embrace all this versatile vegetable’s possibilities<p>The memory of Hallowe’en is fading, but pumpkins and squash are very much still around, and are bound to feature in American Thanksgiving celebrations next week. Even in the UK, most people …

Cooking

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …

Cooking

Spiced Lamb Patties with Nutty Garlic Sauce

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 30 min<p>You’ll love this spiced alterna-burger with its fresh finishes; kids will love the handheld dinner.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 garlic cloves, finely grated<p>¼ cup almond butter<p>4 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, divided<p>6 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>1 …

Seafood