Simon Usborne is a features writer at The Independent and i.
24 November 2014 07:11 PM
The temporary closure of Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen's 'Magical Journey' Christmas attraction continues the tradition of festive wonderland disasters
18 November 2014 07:38 PM
Following Labour's offer of a limited-edition Grayson Perry bag to its donors, Simon Usborne looks at the many merchandising opportunities other parties are cashing in on
11 November 2014 07:53 PM
How do you underwrite a band on the run? Simon Usborne asks the experts
10 November 2014 07:38 PM
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg wears the same T-shirt every day to avoid wasting time on 'silly' decisions. Could we all unlock extra brain power this way, asks Simon Usborne
05 November 2014 12:00 AM
04 November 2014 07:37 PM
Charitable gifts of over £1m are at a five-year high. But in addition to giving more, people are giving smarter thanks to training provided in donor workshops.
30 October 2014 09:00 PM
29 October 2014 09:00 PM
26 October 2014 12:00 AM
Handy hacks that make life easier: New book reveals how to rid your inbox of spam, protect your passwords and amplify your iPhone
22 October 2014 11:01 PM
Hacking doesn't have to mean taking something - software or celebrities - down
Dresden riots: Protesters in Germany attack refugee buses shouting 'foreigners out'
France train shooting: US soldiers speak of the moment they stopped gunman and 'beat him until he was unconscious'
Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn accused of 'deluding' young supporters with 'claptrap'
'Women only' train carriages: Jeremy Corbyn unveils radical move to tackle public harassment
Black holes are a passage to another universe, says Stephen Hawking
Iain Duncan Smith calls for urgent ESA overhaul as part of drive to cut down welfare costs
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- 3 Artist takes LSD, draws herself over different stages of the 9-hour trip to show its effects
- 4 A pint of water every day is the key to losing weight, scientists say
- 5 Russia 'accidentally reveals' number of its soldiers killed in eastern Ukraine