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  1. World's First Programmable 'Molecular Robot' Capable of Building Molecular Cargo

    Azorobotics.com - Technology 09.21 / 22:56 azorobotics.com
    The world’s first ‘molecular robot’ has been created by a team of Scientists at The University of Manchester. This robot can perform basic tasks as well as build other molecules. Being only a…
  2. US SEC reveals it was hacked in 2016, says leaked data likely used for insider trading

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Company data from its 'Edgar' system used for 'illicit gain' through…
  3. Scientists invent world's first handheld device that can spot fake booze

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    University of Manchester develop a gadget that uses laser to detect counterfeit…
  4. Rogue reseller: Chinese national pleads guilty to hatching $100m Microsoft piracy scheme

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Orland Liu, 37, admitted to playing a key role in the reselling of counterfeit…
  5. iPhone X is here - but where are these 'secret' Apple products?

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Technology 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    HomePod and iMac Pro release details are still a…
  6. Video: Hilarious Leeds United player FIFA 17 clip going viral

    Hitc.com - Technology 09.21 / 20:14 hitc.com
    Martin Tyler was shocked at the Leeds United star for some…
  7. Tim Cook's bonus pay is cut as Apple misses sales targets

    Hitc.com - Technology 09.21 / 20:14 hitc.com
    Apple’s chief executive, Tim Cook, had his annual payout reduced last year after the company failed to reach its 2016 t…
  8. Snapchat accused of lying about user numbers to inflate value of IPO

    Hitc.com - Technology 09.21 / 20:14 hitc.com
    A former Snapchat employee has accused the tech company of lying about its user numbers to deceive investors ahead of a possible $25bn initial public offering and has filed a lawsuit alleging wrongful termination over his refusal to…
  1. Sexual touching can trigger earlier puberty

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Touching rats' genitals made them grow into sexually mature adults…
  2. Mystery of how deadly poison frogs never accidentally kill themselves finally solved

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Tiny but deadly poison frogs have a clever way to stop themselves falling prey to their own…
  3. Males from hundreds of frog species change colour to attract the opposite sex

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Having the most vibrant distinctive colouring enhances their chances of reproductive…
  4. Italian super-volcano could be close to erupting

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 09.21 / 22:55 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Campi Flegrei is a large area of volcanic activity close to…
  5. Dormant leishmaniasis parasites: threat to control

    Scidev.net -Science 09.21 / 14:37 www.scidev.net
    A study suggests that leishmaniasis parasites could hibernate for seven days and more, thus threatening…
  6. Large herbivorous dinosaurs ate crustaceans as a side dish

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 09.21 / 14:36 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    The unusual behaviour may have been linked to sexual…
  7. The ancient abandoned city Teotihuacan was designed in a remarkably modern way

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 09.21 / 14:36 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Entire city was planned on a carefully thought-through grid…
  8. Arctic ice 8th lowest on record and summer melt higher than usual, says Nasa

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Science 09.21 / 14:36 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    The melt occurred despite having summer conditions that were not…
  1. New Nissan X-Trail updates - flagship crossover price, specs and upgrades revealed

    Express-Cars 09.21 / 22:54 express.co.uk
    NEW Nissan X-Trail upgrades have been revealed alongside its updated specs, price and enhancements in the…
  2. This ‘secret’ online tool could save you HUNDREDS a year when buying a used car

    Express-Cars 09.21 / 22:54 express.co.uk
    AN ONLINE tool which could drivers save drivers hundreds a year when buying a new car in the UK, is not known to around 50 per cent of British…
  3. New Volvo XC40 2018 REVEALED - UK price, specs, pictures and everything you need to know

    Express-Cars 09.21 / 22:54 express.co.uk
    NEW Volvo XC40 2018 has been revealed in the UK alongside a list of specs, price, technology, design and…
  4. Skoda Karoq price REVEALED - Nissan Qashqai rival release date revealed

    Express-Cars 09.21 / 22:54 express.co.uk
    SKODA Karoq UK price and specifications revealed for the compact SUV which will go on sale next…
  5. Peugeot sharpens 308 appeal by offering more for less

    EDP - Motoring 09.21 / 22:52 edp24.co.uk
    Peugeot has updated the 308 family hatchback and estate, but can the revisions boost the range in a fiercely-competitive market? Dave Brown finds…
  6. Skoda Karoq to go on sale in October from £20,875

    Honestjohn.co.uk - Auto 09.21 / 22:52 honestjohn.co.uk
    Skoda's new SUV, which will replace the much-loved Yeti, will go on sale from October. Prices will start at…
  7. Volvo launches new XC40 small crossover

    Honestjohn.co.uk - Auto 09.21 / 22:52 honestjohn.co.uk
    Volvo has announced prices and specifications for the XC40, the newest - and smallest - member of its…
  8. Luxury automakers focus on too much "stupid" tech, Genesis performance boss says

    Genesis' performance chief Albert Biermann had some harsh words for the brand's German rivals. The former BMW M boss of 30 years said rival brands invest too much in unnecessary technology, and it gives Genesis a clear path forward for quality and longevity. "It’s all marketing, first of all," Biermann told Drive. "How many people really b…
  1. 8 golden rules of handmade

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.21 / 22:57 www.creativebloq.com
    Expert career and artistic tips and practical advice for creatives who like to get their hands…
  2. Launch your web dev career with this expert bundle

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.21 / 22:57 www.creativebloq.com
    The Full Stack Web Development Bundle is the perfect starting…
  3. The designer’s guide to Brexit

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.21 / 22:57 www.creativebloq.com
    Strap in and prepare yourself for the unknown future of life outside the EU with our pro…
  4. 20 free ebooks for designers

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.21 / 22:57 www.creativebloq.com
    Updated: Whether you're new to design or a seasoned pro, the web has some interesting reading for…
  5. The secrets of custom font development

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.21 / 22:57 www.creativebloq.com
    A bespoke typeface can be a vital part of a brand's…
  6. Design SVG graphics in your browser

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.14 / 23:04 www.creativebloq.com
    How to use the new Vecteezy browser-based graphics editor to create a custom progress bar…
  7. WPP creates new branding super-agency

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.14 / 23:04 www.creativebloq.com
    Five leading agencies merge to form new global design…
  8. 5 must-read books for design students

    Creativebloq.com -Internet 09.14 / 23:04 www.creativebloq.com
    Start off your collection with these five essential design…
  1. You Have to Be Hopelessly Devoted to Antique Computers to Build a Commodore 64 VR Rig

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 09.14 / 23:15 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    If you don’t have the budget for an Oculus Rift headset, here’s a far cheaper sol…
  2. Hubble Telescope Observes Goth Jupiter

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 09.14 / 23:15 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    WASP-12b is as dark as an angsty teen's…
  3. The Case of a Brain-Damaging 'Sonic Weapon' in Cuba Is Only Getting Stranger and Scarier

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 09.14 / 23:15 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    The most difficult part of the case is that the symptoms tend to differ from person to…
  4. Robots Made From DNA Could One Day Transport Medicine Inside Your Body

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 09.14 / 23:15 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    New research from across the pond highlights the tremendous potential of this pint-sized…
  5. Elon Musk Releases an Explosive Mega-Collection of His Greatest Rocket Failures

    Gizmodo.co.uk -Gadgets 09.14 / 23:15 www.gizmodo.co.uk
    In honour of all those livestreams we watched hoping to see history be made, but also hoping to see a big ol’ e…