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Bafta games awards 2020: Outer Wilds and Disco Elysium dominate

4 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   3 articles

A good year for independent titles in the live-streamed ceremony hosted by Dara Ó Briain Independent video games were the big winners at this year's Bafta Games awards, which...
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Dolly Parton pledges $1m to coronavirus vaccine research

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

Donation to comes as singer launches bedtime story video series for children in lockdown Dolly Parton has donated $1m to research into a coronavirus vaccine, as she begins a...
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Get a little freedom

5 days ago   |   TLS

Not long ago, a curious artefact of American culture suddenly went viral: a short promotional video for a casual dining chain called Sizzler, once one of the most popular in...
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YouTube is reportedly planning to launch an in-app rival to viral video-sharing app TikTok before the end of 2020

YouTube is reportedly planning to launch an in-app rival to viral video-sharing app TikTok before the end of 2020

5 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

YouTube is reportedly planning to launch a shortform video-sharing feature before the end of 2020 designed to rival the viral platform TikTok, The Information reports. The...
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Nona: If They Soak Me, I'll Burn Them review - grandma with a fiery temper

6 days ago   |   The Guardian

A former member of the anti-Pinochet resistance in Chile - and expert at making petrol bombs - unsettles her new neighbours Mischief, satire and personal memoir mix with a...
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Here are the best funny images and memes to use as a Zoom background

Here are the best funny images and memes to use as a Zoom background

7 days ago   |   Business Insider

You may be using the video-chatting platform Zoom for everything from work meetings to parties , and one feature that anyone using it on their laptop or computer can take...
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Norway's hazmat booksellers: keeping Oslo reading during coronavirus - video

7 days ago   |   The Guardian

Two Oslo bookshop owners choose to go delivery-only to keep their business afloat at the start of lockdown. Pil Cappelen Smith and Anders Cappelen deliver books wearing full...
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Is this the future of film? How to finish a shoot when the coronavirus strikes

7 days ago   |   The Guardian

When the pandemic halted his war thriller, Timur Bekmambetov popped his leading actor inside a video game and completed the shoot from 1,200km away. Will other movies now be...
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These cars have appeared in the most video games, according to research

These cars have appeared in the most video games, according to research

7 days ago   |   Sunday Times Driving

THOUSANDS of video games have featured cars since the first driving game, Atari's Gran Trak 10, was released in May 1974. Cars now appear in almost every video game set on...
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Now's the time - 15 epic video games for the socially isolated

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

From dark dungeons and the streets of Tokyo to enchanted forests and distant planets, here are the 100-hour games that you may finally have time to master It's a popular...
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Spurs duo Sanchez and Sessegnon run side-by-side together in breach of lockdown

Spurs duo Sanchez and Sessegnon run side-by-side together in breach of lockdown

A video emerged on Tuesday in which the two defenders appeared to be jogging together in north London, despite the country being on lockdown during the coronavirus crisis Read more ...

Tottenham stars seen out jogging side-by-side in a training session led by...

Tottenham stars seen out jogging side-by-side in a training session led by Jose Mourinho

A video appeared on social media on Tuesday afternoon which appeared to show defender Davinson Sanchez and Ryan Sessegnon jogging side by side on Hadley Common. Read more ...

WhatsApp finally cracks down on message forwarding to stop misinformation

WhatsApp finally cracks down on message forwarding to stop misinformation

WhatsApp has announced new limitations on message forwarding, specifically intended to stop the spread of misinformation about coronavirus. The new rule applies specifically to... Read more ...

The Queen's emotional message to healthcare workers - watch video

The Queen's emotional message to healthcare workers - watch video

The Queen has said that the dedication of healthcare workers during this testing time is... Read more ...

Boris Johnson coronavirus condition 'unchanged' after night in intensive care

Boris Johnson coronavirus condition 'unchanged' after night in intensive care

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Doctor took one look at Boris on Zoom and ordered him to go straight to hospital

Doctor took one look at Boris on Zoom and ordered him to go straight to hospital

The prime minister is currently in intensive care at St Thomas' Hospital Boris Johnson 's GP reportedly ordered him to hospital after a Zoom video call highlighted how bad his... Read more ...

Hilaria and Alec Baldwin announce they're pregnant with baby number five...

Hilaria and Alec Baldwin announce they're pregnant with baby number five: ‘Here we go again!'

Alec and Hilaria are about to become parents again Hilaria Baldwin has announced she is pregnant with her fifth child with husband Alec Baldwin - just months after suffering a... Read more ...

NBC anchor Kate Snow reveals her husband has suspected coronavirus

NBC anchor Kate Snow reveals her husband has suspected coronavirus

Snow, 50, posted a video on Facebook and Twitter explaining why she wouldn't be anchoring NBC Nightly News on Sunday evening. Read more ...

JK Rowling ‘completely recovered' after experiencing coronavirus symptoms

JK Rowling ‘completely recovered' after experiencing coronavirus symptoms

JK Rowling suffered with symptoms of Covid-19 JK Rowling has said she has ‘completely recovered' after suffering with symptoms of coronavirus . The Harry Potter author said... Read more ...

Manchester United's Aaron Wan-Bissaka names the toughest opponent he's faced

Manchester United's Aaron Wan-Bissaka names the toughest opponent he's faced

Manchester United right-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka has paid a huge compliment to Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling by naming him as the toughest opponent he's come up... Read more ...