Mabel the Penguin Does California (and Vegas, Baby)

Dan Hughes | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dan Hughes

Well, a few weeks later we packed our bags, jumped on a plane to LA and checked into our first hotel to begin our great Californian honeymoon adventure; I wearily opened my luggage, and who should I find? Mabel, of course.

Were These The Most Successful Video Campaigns Of 2014?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Tech

Viral campaign videos from charities and businesses have become an embedded part of popular culture. So much so that when the annual John Lewis Ch...

12 Random Penguin GIFs To Celebrate The Merger Of Random House And Penguin

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Comedy

Well, we had to celebrate the merger of Random House and Penguin somehow, didn't we? And what better way than with a selection of GIFs which are guara...

Beware of the Penguin

Hannah Lippitt | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Tech
Hannah Lippitt

Google felt its credibility was under attack, the backlash began; with the release of two not-so-cuddly algorithms called Panda and Penguin. Their mission: To penalise low-quality keywords, attack overused exact matched domains and reward websites with original, authentic content.

LOOK: Perspiring Penguins Take A Shower

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.06.2013 | UK

The old joke "what do you call six weeks of rain in Scotland - summer!" hasn't quite rung true over the last few days with glorious sunshine beaming o...

WATCH: Penguin Is Scared To Go In The Water

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Comedy

And your "Wait for it... wait for it..." video of the day is... wait for it... this one! Yes, just click play to enjoy the sight of a nervous pengu...

WATCH: Penguin Falls Over, His Mates Commiserate

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Comedy

What's funnier than a drunk uncle falling over on the dance-floor at a wedding? A penguin taking a tumble on ice, of course. If you want proof, just l...

Is Exploiting Authors to Be the New Publishing Model?

Orna Ross | Posted 03.02.2013 | Home
Orna Ross

I have been bowled over by the creativity, hardwork, generosity and kindness of the indie author community, who are so generous in working together for each other and demonstrate daily that self-publishing is the most creative and reader-centred route an author can take today.

Its Not Just Foreign Takeovers Than Need Oversight

Harry Freedman | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK
Harry Freedman

Foreign takeovers may need to be assessed. But so too do takeovers by British companies. All takeovers should be examined, from many different angles.

Penguin And Random House Publishers To Merge

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

Pearson - the publisher behind Penguin, Dorling Kindersley and the Financial Times - has agreed a deal with Bertelsman to combine two of the UK's best...

LOOK: London Zoo Wants To Turn 'The Gherkin' Into 'The Penguin'

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 12.07.2012 | UK Comedy

If you thought when you woke up this morning that you wouldn't see the famous London landmark known as The Gherkin blessed with a superimposed image o...

WATCH: Dog Plays With Penguin At Aquarium

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Glass - or heavily reinforced plastic - is a wonderful thing. Thanks to glass we've got, um, spectacles, see-through boat bottoms and The Gherkin. All...

Sainsbury's To Take On Amazon In E-Book Battle

PA | Posted 12.08.2012 | Home

Sainsbury's has launched itself into the e-book market with a deal to buy HMV's stake in online digital book retailer Anobii. The UK's third larges...

WATCH: Baby Penguin Makes Friends With The First Human He Sees

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Comedy

It's no great secret that baby penguins are adorable. After all, Happy Feet, Happy Feet 2 and Surf's Up are all scientifically proven documentaries th...

Penguin Suit-Wearing Professor Explains How He Beat Lib Dems

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 07.05.2012 | UK Politics

A council candidate dressed as a penguin beat the Liberal Democrats in Edinburgh on Friday during an election that saw support melt away for the belea...

Candidate Dressed As A Penguin Beats Lib Dems

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Politics

A council candidate dressed as a penguin called Professor Pongoo has received more votes than the Liberal Democrats in Edinburgh. Professor Pongoo ...

LOOK: Criminal Penguins Behind Spate of Pebble Pinching At London Aquarium

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK

"Criminal" penguins are rife at the London Aquarium, with mating season causing a spate of pebble pinching amongst the bird community. Subterfuge ...

WATCH: This Week's Top 10 Funny Viral Videos

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 17.03.2012 | UK Comedy

What a week, eh? So many wonderful viral video to pick for this top ten, we had to turn some truly very worthy contenders away at the door. 'Batma...

WATCH: Evil Penguin Is Incredibly Evil

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Now we all know Batman's adversary, Oswald 'The Penguin' Cobblepot, is a bit of a bad egg. Played by Danny DeVito in 1992's Batman Returns, he does al...

Rescue Mission Mounted To Save Stuffed Penguin Toy

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Pity the poor officers working at Heidelberg police headquarters. Rushing to save a stranded penguin floating down the Neckar river, it was only after...

Good News 2011: It Wasn't All Bad This Year

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams And Felicity Morse | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK

Aung San Suu Kyi’s first ever meeting with the leader of a foreign country, Prime Minister Yingluck of Thailand, on 20 December, was a significant l...

Featherless Baby Penguin Left To Die By Parents

Posted 21.11.2011 | UK

A featherless baby penguin that was rejected by its parents and left on the icy ground to die has been nursed back to health by keepers. Abused and...