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The Edits We Made to Wikipedia in 2014

The world made more than 100 million edits to Wikipedia in 2014. In this video, the online encyclopaedia uses just the text, images and videos uploaded to its pages in the last 365 days to recap what happened in the world this year. Read More >>

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Men Talking About Football Dominated Twitter in 2014 #Banter #Lads

Sport has once again dominated a tech thing, with Twitter's 2014 stats revealing that the World Cup, and Germany's momentous shaming of Brazil in particular, was the year's most tweeted about thing. Read More >>

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Moto X 2014 Hands On: Better, Smarter, Bigger

Here at last! The Moto X was one of our favourite phones from last year, and now the sequel is here. It's called... the Moto X. Guess the X+1 thing was just a codename. Labels aside, we've spent a good half day with the new Moto X, and so far it lives up to the lofty promise of its name. Read More >>

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Moto G (2014) Hands On: Bigger Bang For Slightly More Buck

Guess what Motorola's top-selling phone of all time is? Nope, it's not the Razr, it's last year's Moto G. For £89 off-contract, it was a hell of a lot of phone. Well, the 2014 model is here, and it's bigger and better, and it costs just a smidge more. Ok, £56 more. Read More >>

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HTC One M8 (2014) Vs. HTC One (2013): What’s Changed?

HTC's just announced an all-new flagship smartphone for 2014, which it's calling the... HTC One M8. Given that HTC couldn't be bothered thinking up a new name for it, you might be forgiven for thinking the 2014 HTC One is not that much of an update. Or is it? Or isn't it? Let's see. Read More >>

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An Early Look at Ikea’s Light, Cheap, and Portable 2014 Collection

Ikea is already the gold standard for furniture that moves well, but this year its designers are pushing the art of nomadism even further. Images of Ikea's new PS collection have arrived, and its name—On the Move—says it all. Read More >>

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UK Flood Panic Triggers the Largest Emergency Response Since WWII Blitz

The UK is currently gripped by the sort of "Blitz Spirit" not seen since we all cheered when that nice man won his gold medal in the long jump back at London 2012, with a government minister claiming the fire and rescue response currently bailing out houses across the country is the largest mobilisation of trucks and blokes since WWII. Read More >>

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14 iOS Design Trends for 2014

Just as we did a year ago, I'm kicking off 2014 with a list of design trends I expect to gain ground over the next twelve months. The world of interactive design is an extreme fluid in terms of what's determined as a staple of good design from year to year. Read More >>