Sherlock Holmes

When I got a hand from Sherlock Holmes to help a peer with his problem

This week one of my peers was facing a problem with one of our APIs. He pinged the infrastructure team in Slack warning them about it, saying the API …

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‘AGT’ Recaps: DJ Khaled Brings His Expertise To Second Round Of Judge Cuts

Major key! DJ Khaled, sans baby Asahd, brings his musical talents to judge 20 incredible acts on the second night of Judge Cuts on ‘America’s Got …

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These 7 detailed floor plans show how big the flats and apartments of famous fictional characters actually are

Last year, we took a look at what it would cost to live in the homes of your favourite fictional characters.<p>However, with most film and TV scenes filmed in the same rooms and from the same angles, it's hard to tell what's actually inside.<p>If you've ever wondered how big the homes of your favourite …

TV

9 TV sets you can actually visit in real life

Including Rick Grimes' actual house.<p>If you've ever loved a TV show so much that you've literally wanted to climb into the screen and be right there …

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‘Devon is a heaven of beauty and inspiration and a hell of damp and dullness’

Blood-red soil and magical place names have inspired writers from Agatha Christie to JK Rowling<p>If you were to ask what place in Britain has inspired most writers, you would probably guess London; Devon comes a close second. So many authors past and present have been drawn to (and have drawn on) the …

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Could the next Sherlock special see the duo fighting the Nazis in World War Two?

What’s the future of Sherlock? That’s the question on many fans’ lips as the BBC series looks increasingly unlikely to return to screens anytime soon …

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20 Paid iPhone Apps Gone Free — July 21, 2017 Hurry Up Download Now

Looking to fill up your iPhone or iPad with free apps? Great apps go free on a regular basis, just like these apps.<p>This apps gone free alert includes …

iPhone Apps

Sleuth Your Way Through This Sherlock Holmes Corn Maze

by Scott Monty July 21, 2017<p>"the gap which opened into the cornfield" [STUD]<p>If you're anywhere near Leicestershire, England, the famed Wistow Maze is …

Arthur Conan Doyle

14 Best Paid iPhone Apps Available For Free Today

Looking to fill up your iPhone or iPad with free apps? Great apps go free on a regular basis, just like these 14 apps.<p>This apps gone free alert …

iPhone Apps

10 Games to Get in the July 2017 PSN Flash Sale

10 Games to Get in the July 2017 PSN Flash Sale<p>July 21, 2017 Written by Tyler Treese<p>PlayStation 4 owners can now take advantage of a fantastic …

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However Improbable

Even the most devoted Baker Street Irregular or Baker Street Babe must have trouble keeping up with the frenetic celebration of Sherlock Holmes and …

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Comic-Con: ‘Sherlock’ EPs Tease Another Season, Maybe | Deadline

There is more afoot with <i>Sherlock,</i> but the executive producers wouldn’t reveal today at Comic-Con what it is., or whether a fifth season is being …

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Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffats Dracula series will be a stablemate of Sherlock adaptation

A few weeks ago the world was rocked with the news that Sherlock co-creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat were working together on a new adaptation …

Mark Gatiss

Sherlock co-creator promises more episodes 'when our careers have dipped'

<b>For all things Comic-Con 2017, visit our EW Comic-Con section.</b><p>Historians will separate this decade into the long periods of waiting between seasons of <i>Sherlock</i>. And since the fourth series of 90-minute episodes just aired earlier this year, don’t expect more episodes of the Benedict …

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Benedict Cumberbatch: Know the man beyond Sherlock

If you look at the two photos closely, you'd notice there's a difference in colouration in Benedict Cumberbatch's irises. This is because he has a …

Benedict Cumberbatch

Sherlock: There Are "No Immediate Plans" for More

Steven Moffat has just one episode left as <i>Doctor Who</i> boss, and he's already lined up a new project with Mark Gatiss: a Dracula series at the BBC.<p>And …

Mark Gatiss

Which of these extremely British people played golf?

On the occasion of the Open Championship, which of Her Majesty's subjects have golf experience (not, it turns out, Her Majesty, as discussed below)?<p><b>Winston Churchill</b><p>Once a reasonably decent player, Churchill is said to have evolved into a reluctant player at best, one who considered the game “a …

Arthur Conan Doyle

Sherlock Holmes and the forged Stradivari violin: Did we miss a vital clue for 130 years?

Arthur Conan Doyle may have stitched something into the detective books that nobody ever noticed.<p>In 1887, Arthur Conan Doyle’s first Sherlock Holmes …

Arthur Conan Doyle

Intrigue Around Victorian Men Living Together

by Chris Redmond July 18, 2017<p>"I should have suspected a mere vulgar intrigue" [REDH]<p>There was an argument on Twitter the other day (ma nishtana) …

Arthur Conan Doyle

NYMF 2017: My Dear Watson; The Time Machine; Errol and Fidel

By Bethany Rickwald<p>When Guinness World Records awarded Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's fictional detective Sherlock Holmes with the title of most portrayed …

Arthur Conan Doyle

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles review

<i>Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles</i> takes cues from a variety of literature and games — then fulfills promises some of those inspirations couldn’t keep.<p>In 2001, Peter Molyneux promised that in <i>Fable</i>, you could plant an acorn, and later in your character’s life, that acorn would grow into a tree. …

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5 things to do this week in Cambridge

1. Thurston Moore Group: July 20, show 9 p.m., The Sinclair, 52 Church St. Cost: $20 advance, $23 day of show. Moore, best known as a singer, …

Boston

Trigger Warning

Photo illustration by Natalie Matthews-Ramo. Photo by Robert Wydro Studio/Thinkstock. Last week, Donald Trump Jr. released his June 2016 emails …

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Disney's live-action Aladdin finally finds its stars

After a week of controversy over who Disney might cast in its planned live-action version of <i>Aladdin</i>, the studio announced it has found its wish-maker.<p>“Aladdin will be played by a young actor named Mena Massoud,” Walt Disney Studios production president Sean Bailey announced at the D23 Expo on …

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'Aladdin': Disney Remake Finds Its Leads

Guy Ritchie will direct the movie musical, which will feature Will Smith as the Genie.<p>Relative newcomer Mena Massoud and <i>Power Rangers</i> star Naomi …

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Episode 124: Replay - To Keep the Memory Green

And please consider becoming a Patron of the Arts. Your support helps us to ensure we can keep doing what we do, covering file hosting costs, …

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7 Science Books for this Summer (2017) - OpenMind

At the end of the school year, teachers often recommend to parents that their children do some refresher exercises to keep their little minds active …

Books

The Many Faces of Sherlock Holmes: The Best Sherlock Holmes Adaptations

In modern-day London, two brilliant high school students—one Sherlock Holmes and a Miss James “Mori” Moriarty—meet. A murder will bring them …

TV

17 Underrated Shows On Netflix You're Totally Missing Out On

The good, the great, and the underappreciated.<p>Posted on July 13, 2017, 22:16 GMT<p>We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us all about their favorite underrated shows on Netflix. Here are some of the underappreciated TV shows they recommended...<p>Netflix<p><b>Available on:</b> Netflix …

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The Watergate Phrase 'Smoking Gun' Is Back

When Donald Trump Jr. released emails on Tuesday detailing a June 2016 meeting, the news was greeted in many quarters with two words: “smoking gun.” The meeting involved a Russian lawyer with Kremlin ties who promised to supply damaging information about Hillary Clinton to boost Donald Trump’s …

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