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Humans, the show that explores new developments in tech and artificial intelligence by creating a vision of London in which Synths, or extremely human-like androids, are the latest tech development, has turned into a hit for AMC in the States and Channel...
From: SlashFilm | By: Russ Fischer | Friday, July 31, 2015
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He sailed around Cape Horn and wrote a classic about it, and he fought for the downtrodden in Boston courts for thirty years - he was Richard Henry Dana, Jr., and he's the subject of a thought-provoking new biography.
From: Open Letters Monthly | By: Steve Donoghue | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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It may no longer constitute "acting," but the star's physically demanding performance powers the latest installment of the spy franchise...
From: The Atlantic | By: Christopher Orr | Friday, July 31, 2015
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LONDON -- In most countries, governments change and policy follows. In China, where the Communist Party is determined to stay in power for perpetuity, the government can lay down policies and carry them out over the long haul. The long-term policy can...
From: AOL Television | By: Dilip Hiro | Friday, July 31, 2015
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New York City-based Integral Ad Science, a provider of advertising intelligence for digital media buyers and sellers, has secured $27 million in funding. Sapphire Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Cross Creek...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Updated from 7:04 a.m. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Friday, July 31: 1. -- U.S. stock futures were heading lower on a big day for oil and gas company earnings reports, including Chevron and Exxon Mobil . European stocks were...
From: TheStreet | By: Nora Morrison | Friday, July 31, 2015
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During the multi-country press tour for Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, not even Jon Stewart has dared ask Tom Cruise about Scientology....
From: The Atlantic | By: Sophie Gilbert | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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I haven't told him yet and feel like a liar. I haven't told him for a reason, but want to tell him now. How should I tell him and how much should I go into detail?I own a flat with my brother, in a nice part of London and feel very lucky and grateful....
From: Ask Metafilter | By: akita | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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I am contemplating a move to Vienna, Austria from the US. I have a job offer in Vienna and I am considering a move there from the West Coast of the US. Please advise me!I've been applying to some jobs in software across Europe and now I have an offer...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: movicont | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The lawyer for the widow of the former K.G.B. officer said Vladimir Putin must have approved the use of a radioactive toxin traced to a suspect’s London hotel room....
From: New York Times | By: ALAN COWELL | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Four Helen Mirrens in one place? The Oscar-winning actress came face-to-face with her three wax lookalikes at Madame Tussauds in London Thursday, currently on display to honor her 70th birthday. “It’s like having three sisters,” Mirren...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Friday, July 31, 2015
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When can we come over to play? The post See the Incredible Fairy Tale Treehouse Prince George Gets to Call His Own appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Esther Crain | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Earlier this week, it came to light that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump called a lawyer “disgusting” when she requested a break from a deposition so that she could pump breast milk for her three-month-old baby. A spokesman later explained...
From: Double X | By: L.V. Anderson | Friday, July 31, 2015
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A museum that billed itself as a “world-class” women’s history museum in an application is about to open as a Jack the Ripper museum....
From: New York Times | By: CHRISTOPHER D. SHEA | Friday, July 31, 2015
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A pair of U.S. philanthropists with a passion for wild cats have pledged to match new donations to Oxford University's Wildlife Conservation Unit — the researchers who were tracking the movements of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe....
From: Fox News | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Entrepreneur Adham Saleh, founder of online classifieds site EZHeights values his weekends as they allow him to recharge for a busy week ahead.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Concerns about peak pricing in some of London's prime markets see Middle East investors move across the Atlantic in search of higher returns.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Any franchise could be forgiven for growing a bit stale after twenty years and five installments, but against all odds the Mission: Impossible series is still going strong. While the new entry directed by Chris McQuarrie may not be an all-time high,...
From: SlashFilm | By: Angie Han | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Luxury hotels are getting into spirits, offering private label blends guests can sample at the bar or take home as a memory in a bottle....
From: New York Times | By: MARISSA MILLER | Friday, July 31, 2015
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As a boy, Colin O'Brien fell in love with photography while shooting the streets from the seventh floor, he tells Lucy Davies...
From: Telegraph | By: Lucy Davies | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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As a boy, Colin O'Brien fell in love with photography while shooting the streets from the seventh floor of his London flat, he tells Lucy Davies...
From: Telegraph | By: Lucy Davies | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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How social media obsession, smartphone addiction, and even violent video games are, surprisingly, making us safer The post The real reason crime is falling so fast appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Zoe McKnight | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Why are so many futurists men? And what does that mean for the direction we’re all headed?...
From: The Atlantic | By: Rose Eveleth | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Former Google diversity officer Mark Palmer-Edgecumbe promised the Tower Hamlets council "the first women’s museum in the UK" if they would approve a zoning change that let him add three storeys and an extra floor, but what he built was a Jack the...
From: Boing Boing | By: Cory Doctorow | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The artistic director of the Royal Court carries the weight of history. Especially if she has made it herself, as the first woman to run the place. Isabel Lloyd watches Vicky Featherstone at work From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, July/August 2015 IT BEGINS...
From: More Intelligent Life | By: Anonymous | Friday, July 31, 2015
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How convenient that Steven Tai‘s latest collection managed to segue into my week of what I like to call “post holiday comedown couchdown”. Meaning you wistfully look outside your window thinking about palm trees and blue skies whilst unable to...
From: Style Bubble | By: susie | Friday, July 31, 2015
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A decade ago, financial rewards for healthy behavior was a "fringe" technique in some circles and morally offensive in others. It was common to hear "we are not paying people to do what they should be doing." Today, health rewards is a foundational technique...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Michael Dermer | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Luann de Lesseps is currently single on The Real Housewives of New York, but she is being very judgmental on other people’s relationships this year. Luann broke up with Jacques last year, as they wanted different things. De Lesseps is currently dating...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Mary Jane | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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In early 2015, Amira Abase and Shamima Begum, both 15-year-old girls, and Kadiza Sultana, 16, boarded a plane from England to Turkey. From there the teens crossed over to Syria to join the Islamic State (otherwise referred to as ISIS, ISIL, or Daesh)....
From: Business Insider | By: Ruba Aleryani | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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This month's mix features boogie from Australia, funk and techno from London, deep house from Paris, broken beats from Berlin, and a remix of one of last year's most memorable songs.
From: NPR | By: Sami Yenigun | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) this morning announced that China won its $1.5 billion bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics, beating out Kazakhstan on a surprisingly narrow
From: China Digital Times | By: josh rudolph | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Hillary Clinton severely mistreats her Secret Service bodyguards, according to the author of the book that also contains the allegation that Bill Clinton has a “busty blonde” girlfriend codenamed Energizer. Working for Hillary Clinton is considered...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Robert Jonathan | Saturday, August 1, 2015
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Brad Pitt tops off his head to toe black ensemble with a fedora as he arrives at LAX airport early Friday (July 31) in Los Angeles. The 51-year-old actor was returning from a trip to London, where he attended long-time friend Guy Ritchie‘s wedding....
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Friday, July 31, 2015
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How impossible can a mission be, if it is successfully completed five times? The big-screen franchise that began in 1996 has now reached “Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation,” directed by Christopher McQuarrie. Some things have held firm along the...
From: New Yorker | By: Anthony Lane | Friday, July 31, 2015
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On a recent 14.5-hour flight from Los Angeles to Sydney, I had time to read the columnist Charles Krauthammer’s collection of essays, Things that Matter. It made for a disturbing flight. I have enjoyed Krauthammer’s writing over the years, but there...
From: Business Insider | By: John Hewson | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The most popular advocate for female friendship continues to teach young women the worst possible lessons on female friendship: It is okay to destroy the women who disagree with you, stand up to you, and fail to comply with your wishes and needs. Following...
From: That's Fit | By: Anna Hodge | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Great gin starts with pure water, so when iconoclast entrepreneur Martin Miller decided to distill his own spirits, he knew there was only one place to go -- Iceland. Distilled in England and blended with naturally filtered Icelandic water, Martin Miller's...
From: TV Squad | By: GAYOT.com | Friday, July 31, 2015
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From left: William Scott, Antwaun Sargent, and Charlie St. John. (Photos: Bobby Doherty/New York Magazine) By Erica Schwiegershausen When it comes to establishing a signature style, the playing field for men has always been a bit narrower. Within the...
From: AOL Television | By: The Cut | Friday, July 31, 2015
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LONDON (Reuters) - The Chinese slowdown is forcing many Western companies to take a hard look at their businesses there, leading many to reduce investments, costs and product lines and to tackle increasing bad debts. Double digit growth rates during...
From: Business Insider | By: Tom Bergin | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The 32nd MTV Video Music Awards will air on August 30, 2015 on MTV. Here are my predictions: Video of the Year Beyoncé -- "7/11" Kendrick Lamar -- "Alright" Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) -- "Uptown Funk" Ed Sheeran -- "Thinking Out Loud" Taylor...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Ingrid Vasquez | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Seven years ago, Rupert Murdoch ended the 105-year-long ownership of the Wall Street Journal by the Bancroft family, when he bought the paper for $5 billion. Employees, readers, and investors were terrified that Murdoch might turn the Journal into, say,...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Michael Levin | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Rostam Notarki given seven-year sentence after blow with ironing board sent wealthy American into the path of a van in south-west London A gastropub landlord has been jailed for seven years after killing a wealthy American man with an ironing board.Rostam...
From: The Guardian | By: Press Association | Friday, July 31, 2015
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BBC America announced two new scripted series on Friday set to air in 2016, marking the first co-developed series under the creative partnership between BBC Worldwide and AMC Networks. “Undercover” is a political thriller from acclaimed writer...
From: The Wrap | By: Debbie Emery | Friday, July 31, 2015
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The palatial London mansion is going for a cool $15 million
From: People | By: Caris Davis | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Following reports that Rio de Janeiro's Guanabara Bay — the venue for sailing and windsurfing events at the upcoming 2016 Summer Olympics — is teeming with sewage and viruses, the US Sailing Association said that it won't push the IOC to move sailing...
From: Business Insider | By: Emmett Knowlton | Friday, July 31, 2015
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As cities evolve faster and faster and gentrification changes areas (for better or worse), it’s increasingly fascinating to see neighborhoods documented over a specific period of time. South London's Peckham, a former working class area that's now.........
From: Cool Hunting | By: Cajsa Carlson | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Enough already about Doug McDermott and Bobby Portis. Let’s hear about Derrick Rose’s summer. Last summer we were able to monitor his every move with USA Basketball. The two previous summers were all about “The Return.” This summer, the usually...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Dan Cahill | Friday, July 31, 2015
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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice won’t even hit theaters for another eight months, but the DC Cinematic Universe has no time to waste. We now have confirmation that shooting that Wonder Woman shoot date is set for this fall, while cameras on Justice...
From: SlashFilm | By: Angie Han | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Over a year ago, in the spring of 2014, Tom Hardy was reported to star in a BBC One drama event series called Taboo, created by Locke director Steven Knight. And now the project has finally made some more progress towards getting in front of cameras...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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