Anna Goulding

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VMware to buy mobile security firm AirWatch for $1.54 billion

(Reuters) - Cloud software maker VMware Inc said it would buy privately held mobile security company AirWatch for $1.54 billion (928.77 million pounds) to tap into rising demand from companies to secure the smartphones and tablets used by employees.<p>While some analysts view the deal as a threat to …

Inside a Russian krokodil den

Krokodil is a terrifying street drug: it's cooked with gasoline and other nasty chemicals and then injected into the skin, causing blood vessels to pop and tissue to die and fall off. Images of the scaly, holed arms and legs of krokodil addicts started recirculating after scattered reports of the …

Zane Lowe lists his 100 favourite records of 2013

Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe has listed his 100 favourite records of 2013, in a giant edition of his weekly 'Hottest Record' feature.<p>He launched the list on Monday's edition of the show, and has invited listeners to pick their favourite, with the winner announced on December 19.<p>The list showcases Lowe's …

Musician’s Scathing Letter Offers One Way to Respond to Requests for Free Work

A strongly worded letter has gotten a surprising amount of attention in photograpy circles recently.<p>It was written by UK musician Whitey (aka. NJ …

The man behind Silk Road – the internet's biggest market for illegal drugs

On a bright Tuesday afternoon at around 3.15pm, a handful of plain-clothed FBI agents climbed the stone stairs of Glen Park Library, an unobtrusive building on Diamond Street in San Francisco. They entered the library in staggered succession, gradually making their way towards its far corner: the …

A Kind of You: Disturbing Portraits of Street Performing Monkeys in Jakarta

There are only a few words that adequately describe photographer Perttu Saksa‘s series <i>A Kind of You</i>. Many news outlets chose “haunting” and we …

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex? http://gu.com/p/3jtcn/fb Japan's under-40s appear to be losing interest in conventional relationships. Millions aren't dating, and increasing numbers can't be bothered with sex. For their government, "celibacy syndrome" is a looming national catastrophe. Many are turning to what sex and relationship counsellor Aoyama terms "Pot Noodle love" – easy or instant gratification. Photograph: Eric Rechsteiner/Panos Pictures

This column will change your life: stop rating your whole self http://t.gu.com/oQiS8 'Trying to think of yourself as a good person dramatically raises the stakes of everything you do and magnifies mistakes' Illustration: Robin Hursthouse for the Guardian

Artist Erik Söderberg Plays With Geometric Shapes and Organic Chaos - The Fox Is Black

“Why do humans tend to prefer strict geometric design when nature seems to flow in a chaotic and organic way?”<p>That’s the question Swedish cross-media …

The Great Wall Of Cooking

2D Smart Kitchen is a wall mounted kitchen concept that hosts interactive modules and appliances. This full set of kitchen appliances automatically …

Architects sketch a new space for South Bank skaters

Angular shards of concrete lie marooned beneath the bridge like fragments of an ice floe cast adrift. There are low stretches of railings at odd angles and little flights of steps to nowhere. The floor is traversed by fissures and cracks, while sloping banks accommodate abrupt shifts in level. It …