Matt Walker

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11 apps that will make you smarter

Despite the constant hand-wringing that smartphones will lead to the downfall of society, there’s mounting evidence that your phone habit may not be so bad after all.<p>In fact, there are ways your phone might actually be good for you.<p>We’ve compiled a list of apps to boost your brainpower, hone your …

The 7 Best Hidden Bars In New York City

Blame the 1920s fashion revival. Blame <i>Boardwalk Empire</i>. Blame that episode of <i>Broad City</i> where Abbi reveals her alter-ego ‘Val’, a …

How to Fall in Love With the World

TravelIntelligent Travel<p><b>It’s a sultry summer night in Paris.</b> You’ve had a dinner of <i>biftek-frites</i> and Burgundy with friends in the Quartier Latin and while they’ve opted for the Métro, you impetuously decide to wander on foot instead to the apartment you’ve rented for the month. You amble through …

Science's Love Affair with The Lord of the Rings

What has it got in its academic journals, precious?<p>Though at first glance, science and fantasy seem to be polar opposites, the Venn diagram circles of “scientists” and “<i>Lord of the Rings</i> fans” have a large overlap. One could (lovingly!) label that region “nerds.”<p>Fight me on that if you want, but …

LG's leather G4 is the swiss army knife of smartphones with a killer camera

With LG's new flagship G4 Android smartphone, life really is good. No, scratch that, life is great.<p>The best Android smartphones all have compromises. …

A Look at the Upcoming LG G4 Phone’s ‘Pro’ Camera, f/1.8 Lens, and Manual Controls

On April 28th, 2015, LG will be unveiling its new flagship smartphone, the G4. From the teasers that have been released by the company so far, it’s …

Expert guide to Cornwall

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

Breakfast

50 Ways To Get Even More Nutella In Your Mouth

What did we ever do before Nutella?<p>Hey fellow Nutella lovers, we’ve got just the thing that’s going to make your week, your month ... maybe even your year. It involves A LOT of Nutella, obviously. We already showed you how to make Nutella from scratch, and now we’ve found 50 recipes that use this …

RANKED: The best smartphones in the world

Here's a look at the best smartphones you can buy today.<p><i>We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price. We only consider phones that are available in</i> …

Mobile Technology

Microsoft HoloLens goggles captivate with holograms

The glasses, which the US technology titan sprang on an unsuspecting press this week, elicited descriptions such as "magical" and "unbelievable," the first time in a while such praise was heaped on a Microsoft creation.<p>The augmented reality goggles are a step in a different direction from virtual …

Augmented Reality

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

Curiosity rover's descent to Mars – the story so far http://t.gu.com/nm4gT In August 2012, Nasa succeeded in landing the Curiosity rover safely on the surface of Mars. We look back to an incredible feat, talk to the team involved and consider the ramifications of Curiosity's findings to date Photograph: Damian Dovarganes/AP