Why I Lie To My Parents About How Much Money I Make

I love my parents dearly and will always be grateful for the love they’ve shown me. That’s why lying to them about how much money I make—and resisting the urge to bail them out of the financial messes they continually find themselves in—is one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do. When I […]

HP Chromebook 11 review

I’m never offline anymore. I have Wi-Fi at home and at the office, nearly every hotel or coffee shop on the planet offers connectivity, and for the rare in-between times, my phone serves as a perfectly usable (if slightly awkward) mechanism for getting on the internet. The only time I can’t get online now is […]

Galatasaray down København in dream first half

Galatasaray AŞ registered their first victory in this season’s UEFA Champions League after comfortably beating FC København 3-1 at Ali Sami Yen Spor Kompleksi tonight. The damage was done during a powerful first-half display by Roberto Mancini’s team, bookended by goals from Felipe Melo and Didier Drogba which sandwiched a Wesley Sneijder strike. Claudemir’s 88th-minute […]

Now that’s what I call a sandwich

Not since the 4th Earl of Sandwich called for two pieces of bread and a slab of meat to eat at his card table has there been a better time to enjoy a sarnie. And if you’re the sort of person who tends to grab a sad ham and cheese roll on the run for […]

Microsoft pulls some Windows Phone web ‘apps’ following complaint

Microsoft started repackaging popular mobile websites into Windows Phone apps earlier this week, but it appears some of the companies involved weren’t aware of the effort. The software giant has now removed three of the apps: Southwest, Cars.com, and Atari Arcade. It’s not clear whether all three will return at some point, but at least […]

12 Cool Hidden Features Of iOS 7

iOS 7. We’ve had the rumours, we’ve had the help-the-newness-of-it-all-is-making-me-feel-sick phase, now it’s time for the tips and tricks. Apple’s new operating system has refreshed the asthetics of your iPhone, but it’s also added several small, cool features and sorted out some old bugs we like the grumble about. If you haven’t given in and updated yet, here’s […]

How to Prep Your iDevice for iOS 7

Apple’s iOS 7, the biggest change to iOS since its debut, launches Wednesday. While you may be itching to get your fingers on the new operating system, you’ll want to take some time to make sure your device is 100 percent ready for this major software update. First, make sure all the media and memories […]

Warren Buffett Nails It On The Importance Of Luck In Life

I liked these thoughts from Warren Buffett on Bloomberg today: WARREN BUFFETT: Well I came up with that a long, long time ago to describe the situation that – I was lucky. I was born in the United States. The odds were 30 or 40-to-1 against that. I had some lucky genes. I was born […]