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Fiction Uncovered: the revenge of the Midlist?, Arts

Fiction Uncovered: the revenge of the Midlist?

One of the great complaints of writers and agents about the current febrile state of the publishing industry is the Death of the Midlist, meaning that range of authors, often in mid-career, whose books traditionally sold well-ish, but not spectacularly. That may have been fine in the grand old days of publishing yore, but in [...]

By | Arts | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:58 am

Caught & Social: i readers reveal the art of partying, Notebook

Caught & Social: i readers reveal the art of partying

Forget the Ivor Novellos, forget bashes in London last night with George Clooney, forget, even, Cannes with its yacht, pool and nightclub parties. For the event that everyone was talking about this week was the second i readers’ party, held in the beautiful surrounds of the Royal Academy of Arts in London. There, a group [...]

By | Notebook | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:12 am

Today from i: Born again?, Notebook

Today from i: Born again?

Today’s graphic from i

By | Notebook | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:04 am

Digital Digest, Digital Digest

Digital Digest

Links to the best of the web

By | Digital Digest | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 11:00 am

MovieWatch: Out this week, Film

MovieWatch: Out this week

We bring you all the hottest Hollywood gossip and the latest and greatest movies heading your way whilst keeping a weathered eye out for those incoming blockbusters! Sit back, relax and enjoy the MovieWatch!!

By | Film | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 10:42 am

Online House Hunter: Living with history, Property

Online House Hunter: Living with history

Our Online House Hunter points you in the direction of some delightful flats in historic buildings that have been lovingly converted into modern homes.

By | Property | Friday, 20 May 2011 at 10:36 am

Sony forced to close PSN security ‘loophole’ following relaunch, Science & Technology

Sony forced to close PSN security ‘loophole’ following relaunch

Hackers could still “exploit a loophole” in the beleaguered PlayStation Network days after it was restored to service, Sony has admitted.

By | Science & Technology | Thursday, 19 May 2011 at 7:18 pm

Exclusive clip! Senna, Film

Exclusive clip! Senna

A documentary on Brazilian Formula One racing driver Ayrton Senna, who won the F1 world championship three times before his death at age 34.

By | Film | Thursday, 19 May 2011 at 4:26 pm

The Eye: Sami Switch, Music

The Eye: Sami Switch

Reading based MC Sami Switch has been infiltrating the walls of grime stardom with complex, multiple meaning bars for at least a couple of months. With the release of new mixtape ‘Carpe Diem’ backing his already very impressive SB TV videos, 2011 is set to be a corker for the young rapper.

By | Music | Thursday, 19 May 2011 at 3:42 pm

David Cameron, the NHS and a £400,000 yacht, Eagle Eye

David Cameron, the NHS and a £400,000 yacht

Earlier this week David Cameron gave a speech on the Government’s NHS reforms.
It’s always interesting with such a speech (which is long on rhetoric and short on facts) to at least investigate the facts that are there.
And one fact stood out. In a section on why the NHS needs to be reformed Mr Cameron referred [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 19 May 2011 at 3:32 pm

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