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Fancy a Spot of Beer on Toast For Breakfast?

At what time does it become acceptable to crack open a beer? 12? 5pm? Well now you can enjoy beer at 8am in the mornings, thanks to the Italians. Meet the astoundingly good-sounding, spreadable beer. It's like marmalade only booze-flavoured. Read More >>

televisions
LG Says "Everything Samsung Can Do, We Can Do Better" With Even Bigger Curved OLED UHD TV

Who said the Koreans don't love a good game of one-upmanship? After seeing Samsung's astoundingly good OLED UHD TV yesterday, and its existing curved OLED screens, LG's taken things a whole stage further with its insane, larger 77-inch curved OLED UHD TV. Chew on that, Samsung. Read More >>

ISPs
Uh Oh, UK Porn Filter Also Blocks VPNs

It looks like yet more non-porn things are going to get blocked in the UK as part of the indiscriminate filtering. VPNs are apparently now a target of filtering because they could possibly be used by children to get around age gates. Great, way to go and ruin it for the rest of us. Read More >>

tablets
LG's Made an iPad Mini For the Android Lovers

It's safe to say that Android tablets haven't quite managed to capture the aesthetic beauty of Apple's iPad mini. Sure, there have been some good looking ones, and the Nexus 7 certainly isn't ugly, but none of the smaller tablets have really compared to the elegant and simplistic design of Jony Ive's mini, until now. Meet the LG G Pad 8.3. Read More >>

samsung
Eyes-On With Samsung's OLED UHD TV of the Future

The combination of 4K resolution and OLED display technology sure makes for a potentially tasty concoction, and boy does it live up to its promise. It may be just a prototype, but Samsung's OLED UHD display is the most gorgeous TV I've ever seen. Read More >>

BBC
You Can Finally Download BBC iPlayer Programs on Android

Having taken what seems like forever to match its iOS counterpart, the BBC's iPlayer app for Android can now download shows for offline viewing, at last. Read More >>

samsung
Samsung's Pushing OLED to UHD Extremes For the First Time Ever

Forget ordinary everyday LCD UHD TVs -- what you want is an eye-poppingly gorgeous OLED UHD TV, and Samsung's just managed to make the first one in the world. It'll probably be the most gorgeous-looking TV you'll ever see. Read More >>

humour
Breaking Bad Prank Shows You What Happens When You Post Your Phone Number on Twitter

If you were in any doubt that posting your real phone number publicly on Twitter was a bad idea, this hilarious pranking of a legion of Breaking Bad fans should put that to rest. Seriously, just don't. Read More >>

architecture
It's Not Just Cars That London's Walkie Scorchie's Setting Fire to

If you thought it was just Jags and vans getting the sunlight death-ray from London's newest skyscraper the Walkie Talkie, think again. The "Scorchie" has now managed to set fire to the carpet of a nearby barber's shop, and if that wasn't enough, it's hot enough to fry an egg. Read More >>

twitter
Now This is How You Complain About Lost Luggage

Complaining in the modern, publicly-connected world works wonders. But what happens when your bleating Facebook posts and tweets fall on deaf ears? Why buy yourself a promoted tweet, of course. That'll stick it to them. Read More >>

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Scarlett Johansson Makes For a Very Seductive Alien

This is the first teaser trailer for Jonathan Glazer's new sci-fi film Under The Skin starring the always-gorgeous Scarlett Johansson. Let's just say she makes for a distinctly sexy extra terrestrial in a very surreal and frightening world. Read More >>

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This Tetris Theme a Cappella Is the Best One Yet

I'll admit, I'm a massive fan of Smooth McGroove. From Sonic's Green Hill Zone, to Street Fighter 2's Ken's theme, his a cappella covers of video game music are truly hypnotic. There have been some good ones, but the Tetris "A" theme is arguably the best yet. Simply brilliant. Read More >>

rumours
Are These Real iPhone 5Cs Ready and Waiting to Ship?

The iPhone 5C has either been the worst leak-fest out of Apple yet, or the biggest bait-and-switch in the history of phones. Either way, we've got a couple of more spy shots purporting to show the iPhone 5C in various colours, packaged and ready to ship out of China. It basically looks like an iPod touch in that plastic bubble. Read More >>

chatroom
Are You More Likely to Buy a Nokia Lumia Now?

Microsoft's buying Nokia's phone and devices division -- basically everything consumer-facing and hardware from Nokia. It's been a long time coming, and seemed almost inevitable. But now you know those Lumia phones have Microsoft money behind them, are you more or less likely to buy them? Do we have another Apple on our hands here? Read More >>

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This Is Why Old Formula 1 Cars Were Absolutely Lethal

We're used to seeing all sorts of horrific-looking crashes in F1, but because the cars are so strong and safe the drivers almost always walk away with barely anything other than bruises. That totally wasn't the case with the cars of old. Those things were terrifyingly dangerous. Read More >>

booze
Instantly Sound Like You Know What You're Talking About With Wine

If you're not a regular wine-drinker, or even if you are but aren't a connoisseur past the £5 section of your local Tescos, then knowing what all the different types of wine, glass and colouring are is difficult. In fact, it's hard to sound like anything other than an idiot when it comes to the ancient booze. Until, that is, you've checked out this instant beginner's guide. Read More >>

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