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Tesla (dis)charging to victory on Pikes Peak?

On the 100th anniversary of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, can a Tesla set a new record on what’s considered one of the world’s most dangerous races?<p>Race car driver and serial entrepreneur Blake Fuller will take the wheel in the modified stock version of the Tesla Model S, the first time …

How Your Barber Can Help Put a Stop to Your Thinning Hair

It's almost as simple as losing your beer gut.<p>Like the slow acquisition of the dreaded beer belly, hair loss is one of the unique downsides of being a man.<p>But while we all know the solution to the former—quit the beer, buy some running shorts—tackling male pattern hair loss, something that affects …

Here’s how to use the Edge screen on Galaxy S7 Edge

For the past few years, since the Galaxy Note 4, Samsung has built special versions of its flagship phones with an ‘Edge’ screen. Initially, with the Galaxy Note Edge, the single, large curved secondary display was mostly there to show off what Samsung could build rather than being particularly …

Audio cassettes are back—because hipsters

It’s one of the glorious, forgotten gestures of the 1990s: pressing the “play” and “record” buttons simultaneously, and then “stop” at the exact right time, to make a mixtape. And so is sticking a pen inside a cassette hole to rewire a tape gone awry. Much like vinyl, there is a romanticism to the …

13 Experiences Every Traveler Should Have in England

London’s cultural sights tend to go heavy on the grandeur—royal this, crown jewels that—but a stroll down its most famous outdoor market promises a …

How the Fujifilm X-Series Made Me Feel Inadequate

Recently there’s been a fair bit of hullaballoo about these new cameras Fuji has been bringing out – the X-series. X100, X-Pro 1, XE-1 and most …

Wilko Johnson undergoes major surgery to remove tumour

Wilko Johnson – who at the end of 2012 was given less than a year to live – has undergone a major operation to treat his pancreatic cancer.<p>The former Dr Feelgood guitarist rejected chemotherapy after his diagnosis and was told his cancer would be terminal. However, he has remained very much alive …

Pink Floyd stoke anticipation for new album with global artwork launch

Pink Floyd have launched their first new album for more than two decades by simultaneously unveiling the artwork in locations around the world.<p>The band have completed unreleased songs, which were first conceived in the early 1990s, for new release The Endless River, with the first taster from the …

Ray LaMontagne premieres his album Supernova online - album stream

Exclusive stream: Ray LaMontagne is preparing to releasing Supernova, the follow-up to his Grammy award-winning God Willin & the Creek Don't Rise. You can listen to an exclusive digital stream of the entire album on Telegraph.co.uk<p><b>Reading on a mobile: listen here</b><p>Ray Lamontagne is releasing …

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101 Albums To Hear Before You Die

These days, there’s more good music available at your fingertips than you could ever hope to listen to. Confused as to where to begin? We don’t blame …

16 Weird Facts You Didn’t Know About The Biggest Christmas Hits

They’re so ubiquitous at this end of the year that you’d be forgiven for thinking you know everything there is to know about the evergreen festive …

Worldwide tributes to David Bowie: 'His death was a work of art'

David Bowie’s latest album, released last week to coincide with his 69th birthday, has been described as his “parting gift” as collaborators and friends paid tribute to the iconic star after the unexpected announcement of his death.<p>Friends and collaborators recalled Bowie’s final interactions with …

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David Bowie: A Life in Pictures

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David Bowie 1947-2016: life and career in pictures - Telegraph

The story behind David Bowie's stunning new album

<b>(Rolling Stone) —</b> One Sunday night in the spring of 2014, David Bowie walked into 55 Bar, a 96-year-old jazz joint tucked away on a quiet side street in New York's West Village.<p>A friend, jazz bandleader Maria Schneider, had suggested he check out the night's headliner, a quartet led by saxophonist …

Watch the first footage from 2017’s ‘Wonder Woman’ movie

Gal Gadot takes on the iconic title role, flanked by Robin Wright and Chris Pine<p>The first footage from <i>Wonder Woman</i> has been released in a US TV …

Leica’s new X-U action camera makes your GoPro look like a child’s toy

Lecia makes some of the most visually appealing products on the market today. From its military-inspired cameras to those ultra-sexy binoculars, you know each release is going to be a show-stopper. Today, Leica has released a new rugged and waterproof camera that still manages to look great. While …

David Bowie's last days: an 18-month burst of creativity

For more than a decade before his death David Bowie seemed to disappear. Beset by ill health after an on-stage heart attack in 2004, he largely withdrew into a life at home in New York, becoming a ghost in the city where he had lived for a quarter of a century.<p>Yet as the world comes to terms with …

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8 Tips for Any Photographer Using Any Camera

As 2016 gets underway, I’d like to share 8 tips on how to take and make better images. To prove that this has nothing to do with how much fancy gear …

Ellie Goulding: ‘I understood that my only way out was through education’

If you are one of the 8.7 million people who follow the singer Ellie Goulding on Instagram, you’ll know that she is just back from a trip to northern Norway, sledging with huskies. It was, apparently, a last-minute break, taken with two friends.<p>'I just wanted to get away for a few days, as it’s …

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How David Bowie turned down Coldplay: 'It's not a very good song, is it?'

David Bowie’s list of collaborators reads like a cavalcade of pop-culture power brokers: Brian Eno, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop, John Lennon and Queen. He also recorded with Arcade Fire, TV on the Radio and LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy.<p>Missing from that list? Fellow British act Coldplay, who once …

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David Bowie dies from cancer aged 69: tributes, memories and pictures

David Bowie died from cancer on January 10, aged 69. His representatives confirmed the news on Monday morning through his website and social media feeds. The world was shocked by the announcements, which read: "January 10 -David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a …

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How David Bowie turned his own death into a piece of art after keeping terminal cancer a secret

David Bowie died just two days after release of his album Blackstar, which he had planned as his own requiem<p>David Bowie spent his entire career redefining the art of popular music, and on Sunday he pulled off perhaps his greatest ever coup when he turned his own death into one last spellbinding …

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Starman David Bowie is given his own lightning bolt constellation

Belgian astronomers have paid tribute to David Bowie with a constellation of seven stars near to Mars<p>A constellation has been named after David Bowie, in tribute to the Starman singer who died last week at the age of 69.<p>Belgian astronomers named the seven stars, which form the shape of a lightning …

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The Story Behind David Bowie’s Legendary Mugshot

If you’re a fan of the late musician David Bowie, there’s a good chance you’ve seen these police portraits before. Often referred to as one of the …

Bowie's death marks the Twilight of the Rock Gods

With David Bowie’s final curtain-call, we are witnessing the end of an era, as the original stars of the explosive rock culture that convulsed the world in the second half of the 20th century are slowly extinguished. We are entering the Twilight of the Rock Gods.<p>Deaths of the famous compel us all …

David Bowie - obituary

David Bowie, who has died of cancer a few days after turning 69, was a rock musician of rare originality and talent; he was also, variously, a producer, painter, film actor, art critic, the progenitor of bisexual chic, a family man and an astute multi-millionaire.<p>Endlessly manipulating his public …

'Thank you for Blackstar': Palliative care doctor writes open letter to David Bowie

A week has passed since David Bowie's death, and his son Duncan Jones, who was among the first to confirm the news last Monday, has returned to Twitter.<p>Jones shared a link to an open letter written in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) by a palliative care doctor, which shed light on the musician's …

How to survive when Apple gets rid of the iPhone's headphone jack

According to several early reports, Apple might ditch the standard 3.5mm headphone jack on the next iPhone. So if you get the next iPhone, you'll need to rethink how you listen to music on your music and make some new purchases to get the most out of your experience.<p>Here are a few options we think …