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BOOK REVIEW: IPAD: THE MISSING MANUAL, 6TH EDITION

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Just in time for gifting purposes, O’Reilly Media delivers this new edition of the popular iPad:The Missing Manual. The timing’s ideal for non-holiday reasons too, as it’s only been a matter of months since the last major iOS 7 upgrade and release of new iPad models. As usual, this guide is an entirely useful companion, in paperback or even better via Kindle or iBooks. For those looking for a short version, the answer is yes–it’s worth buying for a loved one. Or yourself.

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Arts 

KISSING OSCAR WILDE: A LOVE STORY IN THE CITY OF LIGHTS

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Jade Sylvan is an award-winning poet, author, performance artist, yoga teacher, and bon vivant based in Cambridge. Or as she puts it: “Troubadour, Eschatologist, Bum.” Her latest book, Kissing Oscar Wilde: A Love Story in the City of Lights is out October 3—here’s a sneak peek at the first few chapters.

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LULZ 

#WWWTF: GRUMPY CAT-PPUCCINO

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While you were busy spilling a cappuccino on your car seat this morning, somewhere in the world a cat was producing his own brand. Continue reading