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Google Releases Fix For Major Android Flaw To OEMs, Users Now Waiting On Them To Patch

Google has released a fix to its Android OEMs for the master security hole unearthed by Bluebox Security, according to ZDNet. The publication gained confirmation from Google’s Android Communications Manager, Gina Scigliano<b>,</b> yesterday <b></b>that “a patch has been provided to our partners.” She also told it …

New London restaurant and bar openings, July 2013

It's yet another good month for restaurant openings in London, with another dining venue now open in The Shard and London's street-food scene gaining a temporary foothold in Canary Wharf. Elsewhere, a trio of American-themed venues are opening around Covent Garden and an unusual new themed …

The best things to do in London this weekend

The weather in London this weekend<p>Expect sunny but cold weather on Friday. A cloudier day awaits on Saturday and some rain is likely on Sunday.<p>Follow the Kew Gardens Christmas trail<p>Now that Kew Gardens’ Christmas trail has opened, visitors will find some of the royal botanic gardens’ most majestic …

National Park focus: The Broads

<b>Where</b><p>Eastern England<p><b>When was it formed as National Park?</b><p>1988<p><b>Size</b><p>125 miles of inland waterways<p>View Larger Map<p><b>Insider guide</b><p><b>By Andrea Kelly</b><p><b>Job role:</b> Senior ecologist<p><b>Best view</b><p>I couldn’t choose just one; I love the views when out walking along the river banks admiring that expanse of marshes. Each view …

Hiking

Travel money loophole: How M&S is helping a select few

One currency exchange deal beats all others - but doesn't show in the best buy tables. Sophie Christie explains how you can take advantage.<p>Competition has intensified on currency exchange in recent years, particularly for those in central London where bureaux de change offer the most competitive …

22 amazing rooftop bars in London

The UK's best beaches, pub walks, outdoor pools and seaside hotels

Britain's in for yet another rather warm week, with temperatures forecast to soar to a whopping 36C in parts of the country. So where are the best places to enjoy the sun? We've got the answers.<p>Great pub walks<p>If there's a better way to enjoy the warmth than a walk through picturesque surroundings …

Top 10 reasons why London is the greatest city on Earth this summer

I recently returned from two star-studded weeks in London where I spoiled myself in the city that makes even New York look like a yawn. Here are 10 …

London attractions: what to see and do in summer

<b>Why go?</b><p>After a spectacular couple of years featuring a Wedding, a Jubilee and an Olympics, London has a twinkle in its eye and a spring in its step. Central London has never looked better and there are huge redevelopment projects underway everywhere you look. Despite the economic gloom, …

England

London's best restaurants

Long gone are the days when London’s culinary scene was subjected to international scorn. The capital is now home to many of the world’s most innovative and impressive chefs and its restaurants cater to all tastes and budgets with an ever-increasing selection of innovative and interesting …

Where to Go This Summer

Where should you go this summer? Why not skip the same-old summertime destinations in favor of something new this year. We’ve drummed up seven …

National Parks

3 Costa Rica Itineraries for Foodies

Costa Rica’s lush land of rainforests, beaches, mountains, and volcanoes make the Central American country a destination for its natural charms as …

Central America

#TravelQuote

Who doesn’t love an inspiring travel quote? (As if we need any more reason to hit the road.) Like what you see here? There are plenty more travel …

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#TravelQuote

Who doesn’t love an inspiring travel quote? (As if we need any more reason to hit the road.) Like what you see here? There are plenty more travel …

Facebook

Follow Favorite: tubeinblackandwhite

There’s an arresting, poignant nostalgia to photographer/Instagrammer Andrew Dearling‘s monochrome photos of the London Underground—even though he …

Commuting

Five tips for getting rest on a red-eye

A necessary evil on many cross-ocean and cross-country traverses, these strategies will help overnight flyers make four or five hours of sleep feel like eight.<p>Everyone loathes a red-eye. A necessary evil on nearly every cross-ocean, and oftentimes cross-country traverse, red-eyes are those pesky …

Air Travel

Using your mobile phone in Europe

<b>FAQ</b><br>I want to use my mobile phone while on holiday in Europe this summer, but don’t want the hassle of buying a local SIM when I get there. What are the easiest ways to keep my bill down?<p><b>Donald Strachan, a specialist in travel and technology, replies</b><br>EU price caps have made it much cheaper to use a …

After PRISM, private search engine DuckDuckGo breaks 3 million queries

In the wake of the U.S. PRISM scandal, one thing seems clear: more people are researching (and using) websites that are much more privacy friendly. …

Web Design Images Usability Guide-Use Images Successfully

That’s why we have created this usability guide for web design images. Since it is so easy to embed an image in a website (even the process of …

Eye Tracking

Zagat

New Android App: Upload, Browse and Share on SmugMug

<b>New Android App: Upload, Browse and Share on SmugMug</b><p>For last few years, SmugFolio was the best Android app on the market for SmugMug users to upload, manage and browse SmugMug on the go. People loved it. And so did we.<p>In fact, that app was so great we just had to buy it. So we did.<p><i>Wait, What? Can You Do That?</i><p>After talking with the app’s developer, we knew that we’d hit a gold mine of Androidical genius – Brian did such a great job designing, building and maintaining this app we knew he bleeds …

What the NSA Wants to Know About You and Your Phone

So, now we know. We know beyond a shadow of a doubt that the U.S. government is tracking phone calls made by American citizens within domestic …

Samsung Galaxy S 4 update adds more user storage, app installs on SD cards

When the 16 GB version of Samsung’s Galaxy S 4 launched, users were disappointed to find that only a little more than half of the user accessible …