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A Portable Bluetooth Speaker That’d Look At Home On “Mad Men”

“The last 25 years of consumer electronics have been mostly dominated by a design aesthetic I think you could classify as futuristic or techie,” says Adam Schwartz, cofounder of the company Otis & Eleanor. “Just because you’re working in new technology doesn’t mean your design has to look like a …

This Collection Of War Photography Holds Some Of The Most Haunting Images You'll Ever See

"Photographs are our collective memory of war. Luckily, most of us don't ever experience it first-hand," Tucker told ShutterLove, a photography website.<p>The survey has now been collected in a museum exhibition called, "War/Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath," showing currently …

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iMessages not sending in iOS 7? Here’s what to do

Have you sent any iMessages recently and not heard back from the recipient? Or have you replied to an iMessage only to be met with radio silence on …

Carrie stunt terrifies New York cafe customers - video

3 out of 5 stars.<p>3 out of 5 stars.<p>A strangely faithful remake of the 1976 De Palma horror classic has little new to say, writes <b>Mark Kermode</b><p>Published: 1 Dec 2013<p>2 out of 5 stars.<p>2 out of 5 stars.<p>Stephen King's bloody teen masterpiece has been updated – but with few 21st-century additions and fewer …

Reactions have ranged from bemused or indifferent to hostile. One writer asked my agent to tell me that I was "a pain in the ass and a diva and everything else", which is probably fair comment. Jon McGregor: On a year without email http://gu.com/p/3j8hm/fb Photograph: Simon Smith/Getty Images

Women in trousers: fiction's sartorial trailblazers: http://t.gu.com/pqwNB?CMP=OTCNETTXT8115 From Agatha Christie to Bridget Jones women wearing trousers has been a developing story in the world of fiction. Who were the pioneers of the pant?

Obituary: Narendra Dabholkar, fighter against superstition, was killed on August 20th, aged 67 http://econ.st/1aFOulo

'Titanfall' Could Be A Game Changer

<i>Respawn’s next-gen shooter looks incredible.</i><p>I have yet to get hands-on time with Respawn Entertainment’s upcoming shooter <i>Titanfall</i>.<p>But it’s the first competitive first-person shooter that I’ve been excited to play in a long time, and one of the few games being demoed at recent conventions that …

Why Great Ideas Are Worthless

An idea combined with successful execution can change the world. An idea by itself is worthless. It’s one reason VC’s are hesitant or refuse to sign non-disclosure agreements (NDA’s). Why bother? They don’t have time to implement your idea. And if your idea is so easy to implement that the only …

'Mexico's war on drugs is one big lie' http://t.gu.com/oq41A

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food5, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

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Failed ATM thief tells would-be victims to learn some manners

A cyclist attempted to rob two women at a cash machine before telling them to learn some manners.<p>The unidentified man is captured on pictures taken …

Most people will have forgotten about Rafael Caro Quintero, the drug lord who walked free from a Mexican prison on August 8th. Not the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). His release on a technicality, 28 years into a 40-year sentence, has reopened old wounds http://econ.st/16p3yyw

Ghana: the new Ibiza for international party set?

At Kokrobite, a traditional fishing village west of Accra, a party is in full swing. Crowds dressed in the red and black uniform of funeral-goers block the potholed streets, singing and swaying, enjoying what for many in Ghana is the highlight of their social calendars.<p>But on the other side of the …

Die hard! Moment diver's hand gets stuck inside mouth of monstrous monkfish

This Russian diver had intended to land himself a nice catch after jumping into the fishing waters off Norway.<p>But as these pictures show, he instead …

A Tribute To "Evans Ayi" Who Died 2 Months After Nysc - Nairaland / General - Nigeria

<b>A Tribute To My Late Friend "Evans Ayi" Who Died 2 Months After Nysc</b><br>By Emmanuel G. Onofua.<p>I am shattered; I found something I refuse to accept but …

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Opinion: That lonely world of our aged

by Muyiwa Adetiba<p><b>Old age needs not be an albatross. It should actually be something to look forward to. After all, we all plan on growing old with</b> …

Will Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley Finally Get It Right?

After 10 years, eight South by Southwests, two startups, and zero dollars in profit, will Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley ever find his way?<p>It’s 2 a.m. and Dennis Crowley is wired.<p>We’ve just left Foursquare’s South by Southwest party at the Hype Hotel, a warehouse-size space in downtown Austin where …

The Lytro light field camera has finally made it to the UK. Here's what we thought of it... http://www.t3.com/reviews/lytro-review

How Apple Gets At-Home Workers To Work

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ashley Verrill is a software analyst for Software Advice, as well as the Managing Editor for the Customer Service Investigator blog.</i><p>When a leaked memo broke the news earlier this year that Yahoo was ending its work-from-home program, CEO Marissa Mayer was both lauded and lambasted for …

Oshiomhole Expresses Shock Over 'Mama Sisi's' Death, Condoles With First Lady - INFORMATION NIGERIA

L-R: PDP BOT MEMBER, CHIEF EMMANUEL IWUANYANWU; MINISTER OF POWER, PROF. CHINEDU NEBO; PDP BOT CHAIRMAN, CHIEF TONY ANENIH; CONDOLING WITH THE FIRST …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

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South Americans in glasshouses

FIRST came the clumsy actions by several European countries that denied airspace to the official jet of Bolivia’s president, Evo Morales, stranding …

The Lytro light field camera is now available in the UK. Check out our review and stayed for an updated version...

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Why Zuckerberg’s Lobby Is Collapsing Like A House Of Cards Outside Of DC

<b>“Power is a lot like real estate. It’s all about location, location, location.” — Frank Underwood, House of Cards</b><p>At this very moment, Mark Zuckerberg’s political lobby, FWD.us, is probably taken aback at how reviled it has become, both from the public and its own members. After all, there are …