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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance review: "Beauty blooming amidst war and horror"

The most haunting aspect of the original Dark Crystal movie was not the groundbreaking puppetry or high fantasy storyline, but the sense of menace embodied in the ravaged Skekis, the mangled vulture-like creatures that rule over the fictional world of Thra.For those of you who embark on Netflix's prequel series, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, you’re going to have to face that same peril and heartbreak again – and, this time, it’s even better than before.

A fresh take on technology

Here are the best Chromebooks money can buy in 2019 Working from home more often, or just fancy seeing if there are better speeds out there?You can often grab a bargain if you buy secondhand, but do you ever take that risk?

This live London Underground train map shows the power of open data

Keep track of every London Underground train as they move under your feet
The London Underground is fascinating.To think how many people are underground in London at any given moment is a baffling, yet wonderfully enticing statistic.

How to make your meetings more productive

Clearly meetings need to change.READ NEXT: Studies confirm meetings make us less productiveDoes this need a meeting?

These AR glasses aim to transform the theatre

So Finch joined a trial of a new technology, spearheaded by the National Theatre (NT): augmented-reality glasses that make it seem as if subtitles are hovering in front of the viewer’s eyes.It’s based around pairs of Epson Moverio BT-350 smart glasses, which relay captions for a play in real-time over Wi-Fi.

Apple MacBook Pro "Staingate": is oily skin to blame for corroding MacBook Pro screens?

It all started a year ago when one user reported, on Apple's support forums, weird stains appearing on their MacBook Pro with Retina Display screen.org stating Apple won't cover the cost of replacement due to it being "cosmetic damage" which is "not covered by the warranty".

The Future of People |

The application of anonymous data can be a huge benefit to businesses looking to tailor services more closely to customer behaviour4 Feb 2019 The dos, the don’ts and everything in between – effective workplace security is the responsibility of every individual in the business31 Jan 2019 Big data can be seen as daunting, but with proper handling it could be the most significant opportunity for people and business this century30 Jan 2019 How a truly connected life could spell the end of traffic jams, potholes and the weekly shop14 Jan 2019 The next generation of mobile data is on the horizon and with it, the potential to revolutionise our everyday lives10 Jan 2019 How can people and tech work in unison to create a better business?17 Dec 2018 Qualcomm’s flagship chip supports in-screen fingerprint scanners, 5G and AI-powered processing6 Dec 2018 The world of work is evolving so quickly, but are we underestimating the role of people?

Death Stranding - Everything you need to know

Although, from the scale of the Death Stranding plot theories out there, none of us know exactly what's going on.Here's everything we know, or think we know, about Hideo Kojima's ambitious project.

Call of Duty Modern Warfare: Dark Edition, Barry Sloane, is it a remake, crossplay and everything we know so far

Barry Sloane is the new Captain PriceAn all new game means an all new Captain Price in Modern Warfare.Is the new Modern Warfare a remake?

Pokemon Sword and Shield: Everything we know so far from release date to gameplay details

With every trailer and Pokemon Direct we're learning a lot more about Pokemon Sword and Shield.So before you get your hands on the games, read on to find out everything we know so far about Pokemon Sword and Shield.

FL Studio 20 released with multiple new features and full Mac compatibility

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FL Studio 20 released with multiple new features and full Mac compatibility







Given that the last full version number was 12, it might come as a surprise to you that Image-Line has just released FL Studio 20.Perhaps the biggest news is that FL Studio is now available as a native 64-bit application for Mac, with support for both VST and AU plugins.

Mazda 3 vs Ford Focus vs Volkswagen Golf

However, the new Mazda 3 has its sights set on challenging the Golf and Focus, and the newcomer has the potential to overhaul both of these popular family five-doors.1mpl CO2: 119g/km  Annual road tax: £135There are only two engines available in the Mazda 3 for now: a 114bhp diesel unit and this 120bhp petrol.

Rodrigo y Gabriela: “I listen to some of those early solos and think, ‘Did I actually play that?!’”

You need to be really, really good to be a flamenco player, ha ha!we’re just not as good as those guys, ha ha!

Joe Bonamassa says his 1951 Fender Nocaster is his "best" guitar

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Joe Bonamassa says his 1951 Fender Nocaster is his "best" guitar













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Legend of contemporary blues and avid collector of vintage gear, Joe Bonamassa has revealed that his 1951 Fender Nocaster is pound for pound the best guitar he owns.“People often ask me what is the ‘best’ guitar I own?

Electro-Harmonix launches the Mod 11 multi-modulation pedal

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Electro-Harmonix launches the Mod 11 multi-modulation pedal













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The Mod 11 from Electro-Harmonix makes no secret of its USP.Tapping into the Mod 11’s wide range of classic modulation effects should be a cinch.

Kia Ceed SW vs Renault Megane Sport Tourer vs Skoda Octavia Estate

We’ve assembled three great examples: the new Kia Ceed Sportswagon, the Renault Mégane Sport Tourer and the Skoda Octavia Estate.However, both will have to overcome the talents of the Skoda Octavia Estate.

The best DAWs: the best music production software for PC and Mac

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The best DAWs: the best music production software for PC and Mac
















What is the best DAW?FULL REVIEW: MOTU Digital Performer 8(Review is of a previous version)








PC/Mac, $90

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You can now pre-order Behringer’s RD-8 drum machine: just don’t call it an 808

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You can now pre-order Behringer’s RD-8 drum machine: just don’t call it an 808







It feels like Behringer has a million and one vintage hardware clones in the pipeline, but few are as eagerly anticipated as its emulation of Roland’s TR-808 drum machine.Now, after what seems like years of teasing, it’s available for pre-order.

MacBook Pro 2019: all about the 16-inch MacBook Pro

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MacBook Pro 2019: 16-inch MacBook Pro release date, news and rumors













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The MacBook Pro 2019 refresh is an upgrade from its 2018 predecessor, but there are still many MacBook users that are getting fed up with recent moves that Apple’s made.What do these latest improvements mean for the 16-inch MacBook Pro 2019 we've also been anticipating?

The best free Mac photo editor 2019

You can also reach for a brilliant, feature-packed free photo editor for your Mac if you don't need the power of Adobe's industry-standard app.For those things, you need a dedicated photo editor.