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Allow me a thought or two on the triple selfie that became this week’s leading event of real-fake-news? The photograph, and the photograph of the photograph, and the commentary surrounding it, improbably united two subjects I’m interested in: Michelle Obama and Danish television. As I
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You like Greek drama? Hip-hop? Pull up a chair, though this might be more “Lear” than “Oedipus.” Jay Z is hip-hop’s ranking ambassador, recently blessed with nine Grammy nominations, while his protégé, Kanye West, riding the album of the year, “Yee
Pope Francis, Miley Cyrus and a Briton winning Wimbledon: Facebook's 2013 year in review unveiled
Social media phenomenon Pope Francis was the most popular topic globally on Facebook, ahead of the royal baby Prince George, the Harlem Shake and controversial US star Miley Cyrus.
The BBC has been forced to defend its coverage of the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela after more than 1,300 viewers complained that it was excessive.
Chrome beta update introduces a more responsive mobile browser
Up until now, browsers for mobile devices have included an artificial 300ms delay to account for the familiar double-tap-to-zoom gesture. With an increase in the number of sites tailored to mobile, Google sees no reason to keep folks waiting.
A Google Play Edition of the Xperia Z Ultra is nice and all, but what about stock Android for folks that already own a Sony handset? The latest to get stock Android as part of the AOSP for Xperia project is the Sony Xperia L.