Sam Cordingley

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Sir Paul McCartney performs classic Beatles songs live for the first time

Sir Paul McCartney stunned fans at the opening of his new world tour after he played several classic Beatles songs that had never been played live before.<p>Your Mother Should Know, Lovely Rita, All Together Now and Being for the Benefit of Mr Kite were all given their live debut in front of 55,000 …

Music

Everything Everything on festivals: ‘It’s a disgrace to see Kraftwerk underneath Calvin Harris’

Manchester band also reveal respect for Glastonbury headliners Arctic Monkeys<p>Everything Everything have spoken out about the current state of UK …

Men carrying a guitar 30 per cent more likely to get a date

Forget flowers and chocolates, a guitar is all a man needs if he wants to secure a date.<p>Carrying a guitar can increase the chances of getting a man a woman's number by a third, a study by researchers from the University of South Brittany has found.<p>The research showed women were 31 per cent more …

Hobbies

Music needs a competitive edge

Ivan Hewett reflects on why music benefits from friendly rivalry on stage after seeing Ravi Coltrane and Ralph Alessi stretch each other at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival.<p>Seeing the fine jazz quintet led by saxophonist Ravi Coltrane at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival reminded me that in jazz the …

Flute

The best Raspberry Pi distros in 2018

Believe it or not, the Raspberry Pi is now six years old. In its relatively short life the Pi has ushered in a new revolution in computing that …

Teen girl blocks Twitter plot spoilers to win hackathon

<b>For people watching on-demand content, negotiating social media before they have watched their favourite show can be fraught.</b><p>It inspired American teenager Jennie Lamere to create software designed to stop people finding out the plot lines of TV shows and movies on Twitter.<p>The 17-year-old's code …

Social Media

Google I/O 2013 Android App Updated

Not long now until the Google I/O 2013 developer conference, it takes place between the 15th and 17th of May at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, …

The real cars of Grand Theft Auto 5

If you crave the rush of adrenaline that comes from driving high-end cars in real-world locales, <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> is for you.<p>The upcoming game, …

Roadsters

Plastic Samsung Galaxy S4 costs more to make than iPhone 5

A teardown of the Samsung Galaxy S4 has found that the latest flagship smartphone from the Korean firm costs more to produce than the iPhone …

Google visualizes massive changes to the face of the Earth with a new timelapse project. Awesome. http://tcrn.ch/12itfO0