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25 must-see under-the-radar summer movies

25 must-see under-the-radar summer movies

The 10 Best Moves to Lose Your Love Handles

You’ve tried situps, cardio, and dumbbell side bends, but nothing seems to get rid of that stubborn belly fat on your sides. Sound familiar? It might …

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Everything You Need to Build Your First Home Bar

Get your tools ready before thirsty friends and relatives descend for the holidays.<p>Frost collecting on the newly frozen ground means it's time to get in the holiday spirit, one drink at a time. Whether you're entertaining loved ones or trying to drink them away, the run-up to Christmas and New …

Restaurants opening soon in London

Restaurants, Australian<p>Isla Ray<p><b>What?</b> An all-day cafe in Deptford inspired by Australia. <b><br>Where?</b> Deptford <b><br>When?</b> July 3<p>New Cross<p>Restaurants, …

London's 10 best afternoon teas

The ritual of afternoon tea owes its origins to Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford. As a young women in the early 1800s she lived during a time when it was common to eat only two main meals a day, with breakfast scheduled early in the morning and dinner occurring late in the evening. Routinely …

12 Genius Recipes for Pasta—Featuring Vodka, Bolognese & Friends

It's Italy Week here at Food52, and despite the fact that we've already given you the classic Roman canon of pastas and Sara Jenkins' wrestle with finding her best cacio e pepe technique—and you'd better believe there's more noodlery to come—I thought I'd gather up the 12 pasta recipes that have …

Top 10 alternative city breaks in Europe

Photograph: Prochasson Frederic/Alamy<p>Musee des Confluences, Lyon.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/2/27/1425055405150/b9048c18-9711-4d60-b857-31d33a772037-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Prochasson Frederic/Alamy<p>Musee des Confluences, …

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Watching Mesmerizing Drip Paintings Will Never Get Old

Holton Rower's pour painting timelapse breaks the internet one drip at a time.<p><b>This article was originally published on February 17, 2015 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>It's unlikely that watching paint drip has ever been as transfixing as it is in the video below. Which is likely why the old clip of …

19 Hipster Logos Rebranded As Evil Corporate Doppelgängers

What would the Dogfish Head logo look like if it were as mainstream as Miller Lite?<p>What would the brands most popular among hipsters look like if they were recreated in the style of their corporate counterparts? What if Intelligentsia Coffee’s logo looked like Starbucks’s, or Best Made’s like Home …

Nexus 5 review: the best phone $350 can buy

When you're shopping for a smartphone, what do you expect to get for less than $400 without a contract? Certainly not a top-of-the-line device, right? Until recently, that kind of price has been reserved for devices that were mid-range at best, or entry-level at worst. Ever since the gorgeous and …

Apple results: five things we learned

During Apple’s fourth quarter earnings call chief executive Tim Cook expressed concern about the iPad mini and reiterated that Apple was still exploring 'new categories'.<p>Along with a breakdown of the company’s revenue, profits and sales, we learned a few things about Apple, its movements in the …

How to Send Passersby Junk Mail from the Future, by the Extrapolation Factory

<i>Our friends at the Extrapolation Factory are pleased to present their latest project, "Junk Mail Machine," which they recently developed during a</i> …

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Uncharted 3 (Free Multiplayer Maps DLC)

“L” Is For Formaldehyde Lamb: Damien Hirst Releases His First ABC Book

At last, a picture book for children about death! The original bad-boy artist spells it out for boys and girls.<p>Turning your innocent three-year-old into a tiny art snob has never been easier: Damien Hirst’s new educational children’s book, <i>ABC</i>, pairs 26 of his artworks with letters of the alphabet. …

GridStack – Responsive Agency WordPress Theme by Andre Gagnon

GridStack Agency WordPress Theme.<p>Web designer Andre Gagnon has designed and developed the <b>GridStack</b> theme. It’s a unique and ultra responsive agency …

FLOYD’S B&B – Retro Brand Identity

1950s Inspired Brand Design.<p>A branding project created by Alex Register during his Junior year at Iowa State in collaboration with Dessa Harvey and …

Graphic Design

The Amazing History Of London’s Most Enduring Logo

For over a century, the London Underground Roundel has gotten into the DNA of some of the world’s top designers. A new book explores how.<p>It is hard to imagine a simpler symbol than the one that brands every London bus, subway, and station, the London Underground Roundel. Although little more than a …

Rockstar responds to GTA Online issues, is working 'around the clock' to fix things (update)

Unfortunately, as many predicted, the rollout of Grand Theft Auto Online on Tuesday did not go smoothly for many gamers. On launch day many were unable to connect, or connected but couldn't complete the tutorial, or got into the game and ended up losing created characters. Rockstar Games has posted …