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Danny Baker live review – geezer with an endless appetite for gossip

<b>City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds</b><br>The broadcaster’s first standup tour, Cradle to the Stage, is a lucky-dip of nostalgic childhood stories and showbiz anecdotes<p>You’ve read the autobiography. You’ve seen the sitcom. Now here’s the solo stage show of Danny Baker’s life – or at least, the bits of it he …

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings featuring Prince - "When I Come Home" - Paris - June 30th, 2011

13 Healthcare Stats That Will Blow You Away

You know healthcare is a major concern for people all over the world and that it's an expensive affair here in the United States. But there are lots of things you probably don't know about healthcare and that you would do well to know. Here are 13 healthcare stats (many with eye-popping associated …

Drone photographer captures winter in Lithuania

<b>Karolis Janulis has been using a drone to take pictures of his homeland, Lithuania, from the air.</b><p>Janulis' photographs show the countryside covered in snow as winter takes hold.<p>"On the first day the snow fell, I went flying and taking pictures, not to miss the chance of capturing the moments while …

Photography

Facebook Might Have Just Fixed the Apple TV's Dumb Login System

Logging into apps on the new Apple TV currently involves entering a password with an onscreen keyboard, a process that makes the TSA look organized …

Inequality is bad for everyone – even the rich – and here's the Morgan Stanley report to prove it

And yes, even the rich ought to worry about the way they are taking an ever-increasing share of society's wealth and income, according to a weighty new analysis of inequality in the richest, developed economies from Morgan Stanley.<p>It's not all gloom, according to Morgan Stanley senior economist …

Income Inequality

8 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TED Talks

10 TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Must Watch

Maybe finding the entrepreneurial advice you need is as simple as watching TED Talks.<p>It's 2015, and it’s no secret that millions of Americans are excited about startup culture in the country and around the world. It’s hard not to be fascinated by the growing landscape of thousands of new lean …

Self-improvement

Make Your Weekday Mornings Easier: Make Muffin-Tin Eggs

A Pinterest-worthy egg breakfast that's easy enough to make on a weekday.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s a chance to eat</i> …

7 Surprising Ways To Boost Your Memory

Feeling forgetful? Your posture and the fact that you insist on walking through doorways could be to blame.<p>Memory is a tricky thing. Why is it hard to recall what you had for lunch yesterday, yet singing the theme song from Gilligan’s Island presents no problem? The reason some things stick and …

How Zenefits Beat Out Uber, Airbnb To Become 2014's Hottest Startup

There are a lot of big names on this year’s list of hottest startups. But you’ve probably never heard of the #1 overall.<p>That’s because Zenefits, the fastest growing startup of 2014 by valuation, is barely a year old — and it’s disrupting a stodgy industry most people know nothing about: small …

Houzz's Founders Have Become Tech's Newest Power Couple

“We’re not typical founders,” says Adi Tatarko, poking at a paper-plate lunch of diced tomatoes and cucumbers. “We’re simple people. We don’t come from privileged backgrounds.” The chief executive officer of Houzz is doing her best to dodge any discussion of the economic gains that she and her …

The App That Lets You Spy on Yourself and Sell Your Own Data

Facebook and other social networking sites aren't free. They don't charge you money to connect with friends, upload photos, and "like" your favorite …

Teenager builds browser plugin to show you where politicians get their funding

The murky world of lobby groups bankrolling politicians is garnering more attention, but is there a way to find out which representatives are in the pocket without a lot of tedious research? A 16-year-old programmer has developed a browser plugin that, when you mouse-over the name of a US lawmaker, …

LEGAL POT SPREADS

Packets of recreational marijuana named "Space Needle" ready for sale at Sea of Green Farms in Seattle. AP Photo/Ted S. Warren

Research Shows Wearing Sunglasses Makes You More Attractive

<b>What's the Latest?</b><p>Summer time and the living's easy, trusted you've got a pair of shades to protect you from the sun's bright blistering rays. But …

Trent University

Facial Recognition Technology Could Soon Predict Your Lifespan

<b>What's the Latest?</b><p>Facial recognition technology is nothing new. It's often used to help identify criminals or provide a glimpse into how a missing …

Blood Pressure