Jake Chamber

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Wait But Why

Our career path is how we spend our time, how we support our lifestyles, how we make our impact, and even sometimes how we define our identity. Let’s …

Is Stephen King a great writer?

He’s one of the best-selling authors of all time but his work doesn’t get much respect from the literary establishment. Jane Ciabattari asks if that’s fair.<p>Stephen King has had an uncanny ability to hit the commercial bull’s-eye from the beginning of his career. In the 40 years since his first …

Who are the bestselling authors no-one has ever seen?

For reclusive authors such as JD Salinger, shying away from publicity has never harmed book sales. Lucy Scholes peeks into a secretive literary phenomenon.<p>In Alex Ross Perry’s latest film Listen Up Philip, Jason Schwartzman plays Philip Lewis Friedman, a moderately successful Brooklyn-based author …

What if? Alternative history’s butterfly moments reach lift-off

Books,Culture,Philip K Dick,Amazon.com,Internet,E-commerce,Technology,Television,Television & radio,Science fiction,Fiction,Science fiction,History,Second world war<p>The Amazon adaptation of The Man in the High Castle, in which the Nazis won the second world war, marks a new stage in the genre’s …

Historical Fiction

How one man's stolen iPhone made him an internet celebrity in China

While searching for a photo to Instagram, he discovered that his supposedly private photo stream had been inundated with photos of a Chinese man taking selfies in front of an orange tree.<p>Who was this man? Where did this orange tree come from? Stopera had no idea.<p>Worried that he had been hacked, …

Social Media

Suns stop streaking Thunder despite Russell Westbrook triple-double

PHOENIX -- Point guard matchups don't get much better than the one Thursday night in Phoenix.<p>Russell Westbrook got the triple-double, Eric Bledsoe …

Warriors-Cavaliers as NBA Finals preview? Don't rush it

The No. 1 team in the NBA may not be the best team on the court Thursday night. Not that the Golden State Warriors are worried.<p>They visit the Cleveland Cavaliers for an 8 p.m. ET showcase game on TNT, where the story line is simple: The Cavs (36-22) are the hottest team around, and the Warriors …

10 good iPad apps for productivity

The iPad is a capable solution for getting work done, but that requires good apps. There are so many apps in the app store it makes finding the right …

iPad Apps