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Meet the Smartisan T1, a surprisingly unique Android phone from China

A little over a year ago, a fresh Chinese startup by the name of Smartisan ("smart" and "artisan" combined) showed off its first work: the Android-based Smartisan OS. What caught our attention was its truly unique UI and insanely thoughtful UX features, so naturally, we had very high expectations …

Pep Guardiola puts Manchester United on alert after issuing ultimatum to Bayern Munich board

Spanish manager issues a shock back-me-or-sack-me ultimatum after his footballing philosophy is criticised<p>Pep Guardiola has called on <b>Bayern Munich</b> to back him or sack him in a move which could delay <b>Manchester United</b>'s appointment of Louis van Gaal.<p>Guardiola suffered a humiliating Champions League …

Manchester United Blog

5 hours ago<p>There has been plenty of discussion this season over whether Manchester United are making progress under Jose Mourinho or not. While …

Soccer

Man Utd's Marouane Fellaini sad at David Moyes sacking

<b>Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini was "sad" to see David Moyes sacked as manager just 10 months after succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson.</b><p>The 26-year-old, who played under Moyes at Everton, was the Scot's first signing when he took charge at United.<p>Fellaini told MUTV: "It was a hard week …

Why white South Africans are coming home

<b>Hundreds of thousands of whites left South Africa following the ANC's landslide election victory in 1994. Twenty years on, the exodus shows signs of slowing, even reversing. Jane Flanagan spoke to some of those who have returned.</b><p>Nicky and Craig Irving spent five years in Australia before moving …

Swiss migration quotas: Rift with EU grows

<b>How far should non-EU member Switzerland follow the bloc's rules - and should the EU punish it if it does not?</b><p>The question has become live since the Swiss voted to introduce immigration quotas - contrary to the freedom of movement agreement it had signed with the EU.<p>And Brussels is aware that its …

Microsoft’s Windows 8 Is The Perfect OS That Nobody Wants

Windows 8 looks perfect. But new updates may revert its design to appease consumers. What is going on?<p>With Windows 8, Microsoft did the unthinkable: The company designed a groundbreaking interface of boxes called Metro that could scale from laptops, to tablets, to phones, to Xboxes–meaning any …

The Musket Royal Enfield V-Twin

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Retro<p>The Musket is the motorcycle that Royal Enfield should be building – or at very least …

Killing the Nexus: should Android Silver take its place?

Let’s take the stance that Nexus is out and Silver is in. From what I have read of the Silver initiative, I am excited for the results as a consumer, but I really worry that developers are losing access to a definitive reference device.<p>Perhaps it could be argued that with all of the features that …

Android News

Chaos in southern Ukraine: Deadly fire, choppers down and street fighting

Deadly street fighting, helicopters shot down and civilians being used as human shields.<p>That was the picture that emerged Friday in southern Ukraine as violence escalated amid reports that dozens of people were killed in a fire and still more were shot dead or wounded in street fighting, raising …

7 Tech Logos Before They Became Iconic

<i>Dominic Smith is a senior writer and content strategist for Rackspace Digital, the digital marketing infrastructure specialists.</i><p>Logos are an essential part of a brand’s identity. A great logo encapsulates the personality and promise of the business behind it.<p>Some of the world’s most ubiquitous …

2014 Hot 100 Excerpt

For almost 25 years SURFER’s Hot 100 has ranked, and predicted the fortunes of surfing’s next generation. Many of the Hot 100 alumni have gone on to …

Opinion: 'War! What is it good for?' More than you thought

"War! What is it good for?" sings Edwin Starr in his 1970 song, before giving an unambiguous answer: "absolutely nothing." History, archaeology, and anthropology, however, suggest that the story is not so simple.<p>In the Stone Age, humans were a rough lot. When people 10,000 years ago disagreed, they …

The Week in Review: The Immortal Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez

Inside Flipboard / April 25, 2014<p>Last Thursday, the Colombian author and journalist Gabriel García Márquez died in Mexico City at the age of 87. But …