Roger Hipwell

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'Gentleman's Guide,' McDonald, Cranston win Tonys

NEW YORK (AP) — The lethal romp "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" got a lot of love at Sunday night's Tony Awards, nabbing the best new musical trophy on a night that also saw Audra McDonald make Broadway history, Bryan Cranston win as a rookie and four-time host Neil Patrick Harris get his …

iWatch Hitting Wrists for $200 in September: Report

Rumors around Apple’s purported iWatch have run rampant for months, but the iPhone maker’s first wearable could be close to getting an official price and release date. According to analyst Brian White, the Cupertino tech giant could release the iWatch alongside its new iPhone this September at an …

Wearable Tech

Get the occasional halitosis? 10 tips to taming dragon breath

No matter how fastidious you are about oral hygiene, most of us experience an occasional bout of halitosis (the scientific term for "you need a mint"). Sure, it’s embarrassing and awkward, but it’s usually temporary. “In most cases, the odor is caused by bacteria or decaying bits of food left …

Dental Care

11 Brilliant Condom Concepts That Improve The “User Experience”

From a device that makes it possible to don a condom in one second to female condoms that inflate inside the body, these Gates Foundation-funded ideas will get people to rediscover the pleasures of safer sex.<p>It’s hard to beat condoms as an all-around defense against unwanted pregnancy and sexually …

The 18 Best Experiences to Give Your Dad This Father’s Day

Okay, so maybe we don’t know your dad personally, but there’s one thing we do know: His favorite gift from you is a shared experience. No matter if you’re taking him to see his favorite baseball team for the millionth time or learning to make moonshine together for the first time — father-child …

Homebrewing

Taliban claim deadly attack on Karachi airport

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1083000/1083169_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524717837_15caffbebad303df0ecd8736076181fe<p><b>The Pakistani Taliban have said they were behind an assault on the country's largest airport that killed at least 28 people, including all 10</b> …

Pakistan

With iOS 8, Apple Stands Ready To Ramp Up Consumer Purchasing Power

Apple’s various additions to iOS 8 mean we’re going to see a big shift come September, in terms of what’s available to both consumers and developers, but the group that should be most excited might be marketers and others trying to get users buying things on and with their devices. A few of the new …

20 best iPhone and iPad apps this week

World in Motion, Orange is the New Black, NYT Opinion, Modio, Bubble Witch Saga 2, Rival Knights and more<p>It's time for our weekly roundup of the best new iPhone and iPad apps and games to have emerged on Apple's App Store.<p>As ever, prices are correct at the time of writing, but may have changed by …

Luigi's death stare: are you enjoying Mario Kart 8?

New weapons, new courses, end-of-race highlights and an ice-cold Luigi. How are you finding Mario Kart 8?<p>Mario Kart 8 has been out in the UK for a few weeks now, leading to a large increase in sales for the Wii U console. It's even seen the birth of its own meme: the Luigi death stare, a …

Android News

New Photos Allegedly Show Multiple Angles of Rear Shell of iPhone 6

Back in May we showed you a photo of what was allegedly the rear shell of a 4.7-inch iPhone 6. The photos showed what appeared to be cutouts for the …

Seven decades of Soviet propaganda – in pictures

As the Minsk History Museum in Belarus holds an exhibition celebrating the USSR, we look back at some of the best Soviet poster art<p>• Welcome to the New East network<p>• Belarus – a revolution behind the rest of Europe

Lack of Maps Updates in iOS 8 Said to Be Caused by 'Internal Politics', Developers Leaving

Leading up to last week's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote, various reports suggested that Apple would be significantly improving its Maps application in iOS 8, enhancing the underlying infrastructure that powers the application and adding public transit directions from acquired mapping …

The Art of Mindful Photography

I often find myself acting out a similar pattern: As soon as I see an especially poignant scene, I reach for my iPhone to capture it.<p>Photos can be a wonderful way of sharing meaningful experiences with others, but I worry that my attempts to document the moment make being present in it a challenge. …

Pope sacks entire Vatican financial watchdog board

The shake-up is a break with the city's "old boy" financial network<p>Pope Francis has dismissed the five-man board of the Vatican's financial watchdog in a break with the corruption scandals that have engulfed the heart of the Catholic Church in the past.<p>Four new experts from Switzerland, Singapore, …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …

Forests

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

Workouts

Cola: The Fun Side, and the Dark Side

What an era we live in, where both advertising agencies and regular consumers are able to program the television that is YouTube. It's a far cry from …

Mad Men

Rumor: Apple’s “iWatch” to Launch in October, Will run iOS 8, w/Curved OLED Touchscreen

A new report from Japanese business newspaper Nikkei says Apple’s much-rumored “iWatch” smartwatch is expected to see an October launch, will use a …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Time Management

SpaceX's New Spacecraft Can Take People to the ISS and Back

The reusable craft is another step forward in space travel.<p>SpaceX founder Elon Musk has revealed his company's new spacecraft the Dragon V2 in a …

Review: Luxury MetaWatch Frame Smartwatch Pairs With Your iPhone or Android Smartphones

Rating: 4.5/5<p>Ever since the release of the Galaxy Gear smartwatch, iPhone and Android owners who didn’t have a Galaxy Note 3 wondered when they would …

Physicists Say New World Cup Soccer Ball Design Has Big Impact

With just six panels and a rough surface, the new Brazuca ball seems to move more predictably than previous World Cup balls.<p>Every year the newest version of the World Cup soccer ball causes a stir. Now physicists have put those balls to the test, to see just how well they fly.<p>World Cup soccer balls …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

How to Parallel Park Perfectly, Every Time

The recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p>Rules of thumb and experience help, but we prefer repeatable experiments. And if you see this and laugh, you're probably not as good as you think you are. Thankfully, the recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p><i>Pull alongside the car</i> …

Driverless Cars

Help Us Curate a News Magazine About Your Favorite World Cup Team

Inside Flipboard / May 15, 2014<p>The 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil begins on June 12, and you’re invited to help curate a very special Flipboard …

How to Keep Beer Cold, Outside, with No Electricity: The eCool

Beer was reportedly invented sometime around 5,000 B.C. So it's shocking to think that refrigeration wasn't invented until the 19th Century. Because …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …

Retrogaming