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  1. Game over: Samsung to render Galaxy Note 7 useless with update that stops it charging

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 03.24 / 10:31 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Next time your battery runs out, it's goodbye forever for your Note…
  2. Apple Store down as new iPad and red iPhone 7 set to go on sale

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 03.24 / 10:18 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Apple takes online store down, teases 'something…
  3. Ransomware increased by 750 per cent in 2016, figures show

    The number of new ransomware families increased by 752 per cent in 2016, resulting in a $1 billion (£815 million) loss for businesses, according to a new report. Trend Micro’s latest analysis of cyber security trends showed that threats reached... Read more The post Ransomware increased by 750 per cent in 2016, figures show appeared first on Business Re…
  4. Android Forums hack prompts password resets after users' email addresses and passwords stolen

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 03.24 / 08:40 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Android Forums reportedly confirmed that its servers were compromised, leading to a data…
  5. Emirates pushes limit on US flight electronics ban with new laptop handling service

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 03.24 / 08:29 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    US directive bans electronics larger than a smartphone from cabins of US-bound flights from 10…
  6. Google Maps update set to reveal your current location - here's how to switch it off

    Express-Tech 03.24 / 08:07 express.co.uk
    GOOGLE Maps is getting an update which will allow friends and family to see exactly where you are but DON'T panic as you can make sure it's turned…
  7. Apple to start making iPhone 6 and 6s models in India within next 2 months

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 03.24 / 07:43 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    The company is said to be holding talks with New Delhi for its next level of…
  8. Apple responds to WikiLeaks' claims of the CIA having hacked iPhones and Macs

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 03.24 / 06:39 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    WikiLeaks' Vault 7 "Dark Matter" files allegedly detail the CIA's projects targeting Apple…
  1. Australia suddenly became cold 35 million years ago and almost wiped out geckeos

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 03.24 / 10:44 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    An amazing array of geckoes evolved in the deserts of Australia after the mass…
  2. Nasa astronaut Alan Bean: Aliens exist, but they haven't visited Earth yet

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 03.24 / 09:46 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Bean says that if an advanced alien civilisation had been to Earth they would have made…
  3. Is there really water on Mars? New theory suggests those icy streaks may be sand

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 03.24 / 09:02 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    A team of scientists say what seems like water is just an optical…
  4. World's first commercial aurora flight leaves sky gazers in awe of Southern Lights

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 03.24 / 07:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    The "Flight of the Lights" took off for the Antarctic Circle with 130 passengers on…
  5. EU plans to place blanket ban on bee-harming pesticides

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 03.24 / 02:44 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Hotly debated and controversial move would prevent all use of…
  6. Exxon forced to hand over Rex Tillerson emails in climate change probe

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 03.24 / 00:11 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Lawyers believe Rex Tillerson used a different account to discuss potentially murky…
  7. Can museum taxidermy help primate conservation? Monkey Business conveys a serious message

    Culture24.org.uk - Science 03.23 / 23:18 culture24.org.uk
    A vast collection of new taxidermy specimens is to be revealed at National Museum Scotland in the most comprehensive exhibition on primates ever staged in the…
  8. "It holds vast cosmic forces": Shuttle astronaut Jeffrey Hoffman shows up at Scottish town's science-art exhibition

    Culture24.org.uk - Science 03.23 / 23:18 culture24.org.uk
    Jeffrey Hoffman, the five-mission shuttle astronaut and savior of the Hubble Space Telescope, was a surprise visitor to the Merz Gallery, in Sanquhar, for its Landscape of Waves…
  1. 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS spy shots

    Mercedes-Benz is out testing prototypes for its next-generation CLS, the current generation of which has been on sale since the 2012 model year. Even though the CLS is more closely related to the E-Class than the S-Class, Mercedes won’t rename the vehicle a CLE, as some have speculated. When announcing its new naming strategy in 2…
  2. Peugeot 5008 1.2 review: A spacey and family friendly SUV from France

    DailyStar-Cars 03.24 / 10:09 dailystar.co.uk
    EVER driven a car with “removable” rear sea…
  3. First HR Owen luxury vehicles sale hailed as a great success

    THE debut sale by HR Owen of high-end luxury vehicles at BCA Blackbushe was a great success, attracting a large crowd of buyers both in the auction lanes and online. With a superb selection of vehicles on offer, the event saw 19 high-value cars sold, for a 79 per cent conversion that realised 101 per cent of CAP The post First HR Owen luxury vehicles sale hailed as a great success appeared first on Car Dealer Ma…
  4. James Litton: One to watch out for from Lynk & Co

    MEDIA companies haven’t been struggling for content in the past few months – so much so that last October you may have missed some articles relating to a new entrant to the automotive arena scheduled for late 2018. Lynk & Co is a brand owned by the parent company of my own franchise, Volvo. For that The post James Litton: One to watch out for from Lynk & Co appeared first on Car Dealer Maga…
  5. DS wants a hybrid sports car

    PSA Group’s new luxury brand DS has shown it’s capable of building an SUV capable of competing with Germany’s best, at least when it comes to appearance and technology. Now the automaker wants to take on its rivals in the electrified sports car arena. According to Evo, DS has plans for several new models, one of which is a hybri…
  6. Porsche: What's new for 2017

    Porsche’s lineup may be small, but the automaker keeps things interesting with the many model variants it has an offer. It’s a formula that seems to be working as Porsche raked in 238,000 deliveries in 2016—a remarkable figure when you consider that the automaker operates in the pricier end of town. The 2017 model year sees a lot…
  7. M5 at Bridgwater to shut for roadworks TONIGHT

    Western Gazette - Motoring 03.23 / 23:18 westerngazette.co.uk
    A busy section of the M5 in Somerset will be shut tonight (March 16) to allow roadworks to take place. The M5 northbound will be closed completely between Junction 24 and 23 for Bridgwater between 10pm tonight and 5am tomorrow (March 17). Both lanes of the slipways onto the M5 at Junction 24 and off at Junction 23 will also be shut. The precise nature of the roadworks has not been confirmed by Highways England. MORE: Tories fined £70k over election expenses as CPS steps…
  8. Gas company to close off Horsecastles in Sherborne for up to...

    Western Gazette - Motoring 03.23 / 23:18 westerngazette.co.uk
    A gas supplier will close off one of Sherborne's busiest roads for up to three weeks next month. SGN - which supplies natural gas to customers across Scotland and southern England - will be digging up the western end of Horsecastles near the Teddy Rowe pub. The work is being done as part of a maintenance programme on the part of the company, which is designed to make its supply lines more resilient in the long-term. While the work is under way traffic will be diverted…
  1. Download thousands of free images from the New York Public Library

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 03.23 / 23:18 www.creativebloq.com
    Read more about Download thousands of free images from the New York Public Library at CreativeBloq.com As a designer, you can never have too many assets. From the best free fonts to free WordPress themes and website templates, you never know when they'll come in…
  2. Get the skills you need for your design career

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 03.23 / 23:18 www.creativebloq.com
    Read more about Get the skills you need for your design career at CreativeBloq.com Have you been waiting to get a start on your design career? There's no better chance than right…
  3. Designers react to the new Gumtree logo

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 03.23 / 23:18 www.creativebloq.com
    Read more about Designers react to the new Gumtree logo at CreativeBloq.com What do designers think of Gumtree's new simplified…
  4. How to power up your skills as a freelancer

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 03.23 / 23:18 www.creativebloq.com
    Read more about How to power up your skills as a freelancer at CreativeBloq.com Freelancing doesn't necessarily get easier as you gain experience: you just have a different set of challenges to…
  5. Learn the art of animation

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 03.23 / 23:18 www.creativebloq.com
    Read more about Learn the art of animation at CreativeBloq.com Ever wondered what your illustrations would look like if the characters could walk, talk and move about like they're on the silver screen? Packed with advice from the experts at Disney, Pixar and Blue Sky Studios, Animation Artist helps you do just…
  1. The Greatest Scientific Breakthrough of Our Time Is This Drip-Free Wine Bottle

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 03.23 / 23:03 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    There are contraptions on the market you can attach to a wine bottle to counteract this effect, but Daniel Perlman wanted to solve the problem, at its source, once and for…
  2. Watching These Precisely Crafted Wooden Joints Fit Together Is Deeply Satisfying

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 03.23 / 23:03 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    Watching these precisely crafted wooden joints fit together is deeply satisfying. Read More…
  3. Google Says Its Job Is to Promote Climate Change Conspiracy Theories

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 03.23 / 23:03 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    When I went to the company’s press team, they assured me it was perfectly normal for an article written by a noted climate change denier to get pinned to the top of Google’s res…
  4. The Han Solo Movie Covers Six Formative Years in the Smuggler's Life

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 03.23 / 23:03 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    We now know just how young the young Han Solo will be—and the key moments in his early life the film will e…
  5. The Last Scrap of the North American Ice Sheet Is Melting

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 03.23 / 23:03 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    It’s not just habitat for polar bears that’s being lost—a piece of Earth’s history is disappearing, too…