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2014 is going to be the best year

This is going to be the best year. This is going to be the year where everything goes right. Isn't that great? All the nonsense you've become used to, all that dragging, nagging stuff that has weighed you down from the inside, that you excrete in daily moans over a baked-potato lunch, all that will …

My anxious life in an age of anxiety

I have an unfortunate tendency to falter at crucial moments. For instance, standing at the altar in a church in Vermont, waiting for my wife-to-be to come down the aisle to marry me, I start to feel horribly ill. Not just vaguely queasy, but severely nauseated and shaky – and, most of all, sweaty. …

Money has corrupted us. We no longer understand what it's worth

The house across the street has just gone on sale for £850,000. A bog-standard, late-Victorian, ex-council terrace house in the rough part of Islington, with a yard billed as a garden, costs as much as a street in Middlesbrough or Stoke.<p>When Marx wrote, in his Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts …

Top 10 Chrome extensions to enhance your daily browsing

Google’s Chrome browser is fast, secure and free, but it can be made a whole lot better with some free extensions that boost almost any aspect of browsing from tab management to fixing up Facebook.<p>As Google’s Chrome developers summit kicks off later today, the time is ripe to look at some of the …

This Infographic Shows How a Story Can Hit Big Without the Internet

Remember books? You know, the most distributed content-delivery technology ever? Folios may be on their way out, and internet content may reach more …

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Two simple reasons to consider the iPad Mini Retina

Wondering whether the iPad Mini Retina is worth it? Here's two good reasons.<p>This could be one of the shortest reviews of the iPad Mini Retina you'll ever read. But then, give me one strong reason to upgrade and it's usually a done deal.<p>I've always believed that the iPad Mini was one Apple's …

Become a Trivia Beast

Boost your knowledge with help from this British quiz whiz<p>Mark Labbett's last name literally means "The Beast" in French. But he has also earned the imposing moniker for being a <i>monster</i> trivia player—an international champion who eats up heady intellectuals on GSN's hit game show <i>The Chase</i>, returning …

Does Apple's Jony Ive Have the World's Best Job?

“Could Jony Ive be the CEO of Apple?” I asked Leander Kahney, editor of the popular Cult of Mac blog and author of the forthcoming biography of Ive, <i>Jony Ive: The Genius Behind Apple’s Greatest Products</i>. “He could,” Kahney replied, “but he doesn’t want to be.” After meticulously researching his …

101 things to do in London

The best things to do in London<p>1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Wander around Temperate House in Kew Gardens<p>Kew<p>The return of the newly restored …

20 Items Under $20 That Everyone Should Own

Some of the most useful items are inexpensive.<p>A recent Reddit thread asked for the most useful items you can buy for under $20.<p>We picked some of our favorites.<p>"With them and the Internet, you'll be surprised how much you can fix stuff, which saves you a lot of money in the long run," writes Reddit …