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Air from a Kanye West show selling for $60,000

A bag of air taken from the Yeezus tour has attracted more than 90 bids on eBay with days left of the sale<p>As ticket touts doing brisk business outside of Kanye West's surprise show in London on Tuesday will testify, the rapper's popularity can prove profitable.<p>However, one eBay seller has taken …

This secret iPhone trick lets you put folders inside other folders on your homescreen

When Apple introduced the ability to disable some of the animation effects that were bothering people in iOS 7, it also introduced a loophole in iOS …

Apps

10 of the Best New iPhone/iPad Apps from February 2015

Despite that February is a short month, there’s been a veritable explosion of new iPhone and iPad apps. In fact, iOS users have been kept super busy trying out everything from social networking and games to some awesome photography and artistic debuts. Here’s 10 of our favorites.<p>Vurb<p>Vurb is a handy …

Five ways to avoid a midlife crisis

New evidence suggests middle-aged men feel increasingly trapped by society's expectations, but there are positive steps you can take - no red sports cars required<p>There was a time when the notion of a midlife crisis seemed like nothing more than a tragic joke, associated with <b>images of</b> …

8 Books for All the Wonderful Weirdos in Your Life

Oh hey, Aunt Gertrude, here's some sexed-up Dickens for you!<p>First she helped us establish the commandments for a kick-ass book club, then she introduced us to her favorite classics and "issues" books. For our final installment from ELLE's February Best Year Ever Coach—professional book group …

George Hurrell: the master of the Hollywood still

George Hurrell didn't just photograph Hollywood's greats: as a new collection of his work reveals, he also imbued them with their mysterious allure<p>At 16, George Hurrell couldn’t decide whether to become a priest or an artist. A Chicago resident, he applied to both the Quigley Seminary and the Art …

The making of Eddie Redmayne

He never went to drama school and The Theory of Everything was his first lead role in a film. But Eddie Redmayne's talent was obvious as soon as he stepped on to a stage<p>It almost feels as if <b>Eddie Redmayne</b>, winner of the Best Actor prize at <b>Sunday evening’s Oscars ceremony</b>, has come out of nowhere. …

The world’s 11 worst anti-women laws: How do these still exist?

Did you know that in some countries it's actually legal for a man to abduct a woman if he marries her afterwards? And that nine women are currently …

How 1,000 Plants, A Greenhouse Bubble, And Stella McCartney Could Change The Way We Work

Rohan Silva isn’t an architect, a designer, or urban planner. That hasn’t stopped him from creating a most ambitious new co-working space.<p>Rohan Silva is on a mission to change the way we work.<p>But Silva isn’t an architect, a designer, or an urban planner. He’s a government wonk. He’s spent the last …

NutriBullet Recipes: 5 Healthy Smoothies To give You An Instant Boost

The NutriBullet is the superfood extractor everyone's talking about, apparently even Kate Middleton is a fan. Read on for info, advice and the …

Ten reasons to (re)visit New York this year

The city that never sleeps gets an awful lot done. In 2014 the 9/11 Memorial Museum unveiled its 10,000-strong collection of artifacts, the final section of the High Line was completed and visitors to Coney Island could loop-the-loop for the first time since 1910.<p>There’s so much fascinating stuff …

Meet the savvy next generation of app-builders

Gallery: Meet the savvy next generation of app-builders<p>Gallery: Meet the savvy next generation of app-builders<p>+ 2<p>+ 1<p>The apps market might be a tough …

Juicing: vital for health or a worrying fad?

After falling ill on a juice retreat, one writer began to question whether juicing is all it's cracked up to be. And she found plenty of doctors who believe it's a fad too far<p>I wake at 3am, head pounding, dripping in sweat, shaking and itching all over. I know I’m going to be sick, but when I try …

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These 11 Speeches from the Last Two Centuries Changed the World

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

BlackBerry deleted a tweet that it accidentally sent from an iPhone

Someone on BlackBerry's social media team just made an embarrassing mistake.<p>A tweet from the company's Twitter account on Tuesday included a small …

Social Media

Here’s how Apple should reinvent the address book

The address book is outdated. On the iPhone, while most of my contacts reside in the Contacts app, I rarely go in there. Instead, I connect with people on Facebook, via SnapChat, WhatsApp and more.<p>Product designer Frank Costa feels the same way, but he went one step further than simply banishing …

BlackBerry is tweeting from an iPhone

Oh, BlackBerry. We can understand when your celebrity creative director accidentally tweets from a competitor's smartphone — or is the victim of a "hack." But your own, central Twitter account? That's no good. And yet somehow it's exactly what's just happened. Moments ago, BlackBerry tweeted out a …

BlackBerry

Luc Besson writes open letter to young Muslims after Charlie Hebdo killings

Director Luc Besson has written a heartfelt open letter to young French Muslims, calling on them to reject extremism in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo killings, reports Deadline.<p>Besson, director of films such as The Fifth Element, Leon: The Professional and Lucy, blamed economic deprivation for the …

'My parents kicked me out when I was depressed. I thank them for it'

Deeply depressed in her early thirties, Porochista Khakpour regressed to a state of childlike helplessness – until her parents kicked her out<p>In 2011 I was a happy person. I had a fiancé, a job, a home and, for once, money. There was not much wrong with the picture – which soon became an anxiety for …

Happy End: photographs of miraculous aeroplane crashes where everyone survived - Telegraph

Nando's - how did it become such a cult hit?

How Nando's became a hit with everyone from families and first-daters, to Grant Shapps and celebrity black-card holders Ed Sheeran, Nicola Adams, David Beckham...but not its founder<p>Benjamin Disraeli said there were only two things that an Englishman cannot command – being made a Knight of the …

19 Breathtaking Photos of Winter Wonderlands Around the World

We're in the middle of winter here, so what better time is it to look at some of the most breathtaking photos of the season? We've looked through the web and we've found photo after photo of photographers who've shot, not just snow or ice, but trees covered in white, lakes dotted in ice. Around the …

18 Breathtaking Photos You Won't Believe Were Taken With An iPhone

From portraits to landscape photos and fine art images, photographers are using the iPhone to create excellent works of art.<p>Some photos were taken with the iPhone's native camera while others were shot using apps like Camera+.<p>Here's a look at some of the best iPhone photography out there.

23 Of The Best New Photo and Video Apps Launched in 2014

The year 2014 saw a literal explosion of photo and video apps for iOS, Android and even for the desktop — many with their own unique niche or angle. Some are easy to learn and use while others focused on complex maneuvers best accomplished with a quality camera and a learning curve.<p>Here some of the …

11 One-Hour DIYs For Your Bedroom

Bedroom looking a little bland? These 11 snazzy projects take less than an hour<p><b>1. Wooden Tray</b><p><i>Learning Creative Living</i><p>A wooden tray is a must-have for in-bed snackers. Load it up with snacks, coffee, and books, and it's a handy way to bring your morning essentials into the bedroom with you. All you …