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Paddington 2: The challenges of making the film

December 10, 2017 3:10 pm0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] An exclusive look at the visual effects behind the film Paddington 2. BBC News – Technology

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DanTDM named richest YouTuber of 2017 after making £12.3m

December 7, 2017 4:32 pm0 comments
DanTDM named richest YouTuber of 2017 after making £12.3m

DanTDM has been named the highest-earning YouTuber of 2017 – making £12.3m this year, according to Forbes magazine. The 26-year-old, from Aldershot, started off making videos of himself playing Minecraft and Pokemon. He’s got more than 16 million subscribers and has had more than 10 billion views of all his […]

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R&B star Miguel on making music 'at the brink of war'

December 3, 2017 6:46 am0 comments
R&B star Miguel on making music 'at the brink of war'

“We’re at the brink of war. Literal war.” Miguel, the R&B star best known for priapic boudoir anthems like Adorn, has had a rude awakening. “Immigration, gun violence, terrorism. We are at the brink of war. “And, at the same time, we’re the most advanced we’ve ever been, technologically. “We […]

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The stars making reality TV more intelligent

November 10, 2017 6:14 am0 comments
The stars making reality TV more intelligent

Reality TV – it’s got a reputation for being full of talentless, fame-hungry young people who want to make a quick buck rather than build a career. But 2017 may be seen as the year that changed all that, thanks to the unexpected stars of shows like Love Island and […]

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Malbec and More: Exploring Argentina's Fabled Wine Making Heritage

September 12, 2017 12:52 am0 comments
Malbec and More: Exploring Argentina's Fabled Wine Making Heritage

Photo Credit: Wines of Argentina Argentina’s rich wine making heritage dates back to the early 16th century, putting it in an entirely different league than neighboring new-world producers Chile and Brazil. Spanish settlers planted the first specimens of Vitis vinifera in monastic vineyards throughout Argentina’s central, western and northeastern regions. […]

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Police injured making arrest outside Buckingham Palace

August 25, 2017 9:28 pm0 comments
Police injured making arrest outside Buckingham Palace

Counter-terror police are investigating after two police officers were injured while arresting a man with a knife outside Buckingham Palace. Officers saw a “large bladed weapon” in the man’s car when it stopped near the palace on Friday evening. As they arrested him, both men suffered minor arm injuries, police […]

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The Carpool Karaoke team is making a BBC music show

July 19, 2017 4:08 pm0 comments
The Carpool Karaoke team is making a BBC music show

Eleven years after the demise of Top of the Pops, a live, weekly music show is coming back to the BBC. Promising “the hottest bands and artists in the world right now” the series is due to debut in the autumn. It has yet to receive a title or a […]

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Carrie Fisher: Mark Hamill says he 'loved making her laugh'

January 3, 2017 5:59 am0 comments
Carrie Fisher: Mark Hamill says he 'loved making her laugh'

Mark Hamill has written a tribute to Carrie Fisher, saying “I loved her and loved making her laugh”. Writing in The Hollywood Reporter, he recalled her daring him to try on her Princess Leia jumpsuit on the Star Wars set, adding: “It was so tight I looked like a Vegas […]

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Malware is making ATMs 'spit cash'

November 22, 2016 2:55 pm0 comments
Malware is making ATMs 'spit cash'

A Russian cybersecurity firm has issued a warning about a spate of remotely coordinated attacks on cash machines. Hacks of banks’ centralised systems had made groups of machines issue cash simultaneously, a process known as “touchless jackpotting”, said Group IB. The machines had not been physically tampered with, it said, […]

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Child mental health money not making frontline – report

November 15, 2016 6:30 am0 comments
Child mental health money not making frontline - report

Money earmarked to boost mental health provision for children in England is failing to make it to front-line services, a new report suggests. The government last year pledged £1.4bn for child mental health by 2020, but a report says millions of pounds is being used to offset NHS cuts elsewhere. […]

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