Sharon Burbidge

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iOS 9: all you need to know about Apple's new operating system for iPhone and iPad

As Apple prepares to launch iOS 9 at its Worldwide Developers Conference 2015 in June, we round up the key features you need to know about including rumours, release date and specs<p>Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) is just around the corner, and with it the potential unveiling of the …

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How to navigate Photos for iPhone and iPad

To help keep your pictures and videos organized, the Photos app automatically sorts them into smart groups based on time and location. The smallest …

These Are the Most Ingenious Gadgets From CES 2015

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

America’s long obsession with “Downton Abbey”: How the show became a satire of Britishness

The series, now airing its fifth season, has turned into an American soap opera gussied up with a British accent<p>“Downton Abbey” is not even trying anymore. Why should it? It’s a worldwide hit, drawing in viewers from countries as diverse as Cambodia and Sweden with its frothy melodrama and its …

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The Man Who Steve Jobs Considered For Apple’s CEO Is Back With A Startup That Lights Google's Buildings

Joe Costello was one of the people interviewed for that position in 1997.<p>Costello had a lengthy conversation with Jobs, but their talks only led to Jobs realizing there was no one else in the world that wanted the Apple CEO position more than himself. Jobs finally dropped the "interim" from his …

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Slow Loris Outreach Week Is Here (Didn’t You Know?)

Changing Planet<p>One of the most rare, endangered, and little-known primates is stepping shyly on to the world stage this week, as Professor Anna Nekaris and team once again lead us overactive humans to S.L.O.W. down for Slow Loris Outreach Week.<p>The third annual S.L.O.W. has been drawing attention to …

Archaeologists Discover Two Long Lost Ancient Maya Cities in Jungle of Mexico

In an amazing new discovery in the jungles of Mexico, archaeologists have uncovered two ancient Mayan cities, including ruined pyramid temples, …

FBI and Apple look into massive celebrity iCloud photo hacking

Both the FBI and Apple are looking into the alleged security breach of iCloud accounts belonging to celebrities that enabled hackers to nab private …

13 Simple Solutions to Help You Get Rid of Ants for Good

From adhesive tape to vinegar, these 13 trusted items will tackle your ant problem and help you get rid of ants for good.<p>Is an army of ants marching …

How the Web Became Our 'External Brain,' and What It Means for Our Kids

Recently, my two-year-old nephew Benjamin came across a copy of <i>Vanity Fair</i> abandoned on the floor. His eyes scanned the glossy cover, which shone …

Code/red: Steve Ballmer, the Nutty Professor

Plus, Windows Mea Culpa and a drone-assisted Ice Bucket challenge.<p>// HAPPENING TODAY<p>Salesforce.com reports earnings after market close.<br>• Atari founder Nolan Bushnell is doing a Reddit IAmA.<p>For PhysEd? I Dunno, I Picked Something Called Monkey Boy Dance 101.<p>Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is going …

City of mother goddess opens to tourism

İZMİR – Anadolu Agency<p>Metropolis was established in the third century B.C. and was an important city of trade along with Ephesus and Smyrna.<p>The …

Military kit through the ages: from the Battle of Hastings to Helmand

Photographs by Thom Atkinson of military kit through the ages suggest that while technology evolves apace, the experience of soldiers in the face of war is unchanging<p>On a winter’s day in 1915 the family of one Capt Charles Sorley – athlete, soldier and poet – received a package. It was his kit bag, …

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Facebook and Uber Discuss Integration of Car Service Into Messenger

A step toward turning the social network's communications app into a more robust offering.<p>Mark Zuckerberg must be looking to Asia for inspiration for the kind of platform Facebook Messenger could become.<p>Here’s one idea: An integration with popular car-hailing service Uber that would be beneficial …

Matter will be created from light within a year, claim scientists

Researchers have worked out how to make matter from pure light and are drawing up plans to demonstrate the feat within the next 12 months.<p>The theory underpinning the idea was first described 80 years ago by two physicists who later worked on the first atomic bomb. At the time they considered the …

32 Cheap Luxuries That Will Make You Feel Totally Rich

No one ever said we'll never feel like royals.

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Advice For Eating Well On A Tight Budget, From A Mom Who's Been There

JuJu Harris didn't set out to write a cookbook, but then again, she didn't set out to accept public assistance to feed her son, either. Harris always wanted to work with nature.<p>"My dream job was, I was going to grow up and be a national park ranger," she says. It didn't quite work out that way. She …

Recycled Solar Power

Quick-Release Bandsaw Fence<p>Patchwork Plywood and Ebonized Oak Dresser<p>Warbirds Wood & Aluminum Bar<p>PVC Class<p>does anyone know the simplest configuration …

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Letter to Our Readers

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2013<p>Have you ever wanted to save something awesome you found on your Flipboard? Maybe it was a beautiful place you …

Top 5 Ducati SportClassics

For a motorcycle that only sold in small numbers and was produced for just five years, the Ducati SportClassic generates a remarkable amount of press. It’s virtually impossible to find a good condition example on the secondhand market, and if you do find one, you’ll have to pay handsomely for the …

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