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Mark Cavendish set for huge year after being named in GB Olympics squad

Mark Cavendish is set for a momentous 2016 as he makes a three-pronged attack on the Tour de France, the Olympics and the Road World Championship title after being named in the British squad for Rio.<p>The Manxman has controversially been given the chance to add a so-far elusive Olympic medal to his …

Samsung is working on a ‘Olympic Edition’ of the Galaxy S7 edge

Samsung is no stranger to special editions of its devices, and its highest-specced ones in particular. Just last month, a special Batman-themed S7 edge was launched in collaboration with DC Comics to promote the announcement of the Injustice 2 game, but now it looks like the Korean giant may be …

Get a G-Boom portable Bluetooth speaker for $71.99

<i>CNET's Cheapskate scours the Web for great deals on PCs, phones, gadgets and much more. Questions about the Cheapskate blog? Find the answers on our FAQ page. And find more great buys on the</i> <i>CNET Deals page.</i><p>As a die-hard Flight of the Conchords fan (just saw them in concert last week -- woo!) I …

First successful ship-to-shore drone delivery takes place in New Jersey

Delivery of medical supplies to inaccessible locations during relief efforts could see ships deploy armies of drones ferrying supplies to and from shore<p>A drone successfully delivered medical supplies to the New Jersey coastline straight from the deck of a ship, marking the first ship-to-shore …

Twitter quietly launches tags to location feeds with Foursquare

Finally Twitter will let you see when tweets are from a specific place, like a business, sports stadium, or music festival. After a reader tipped us off, Twitter confirmed to TechCrunch it’s now rolling out this new location feature to all iOS users, with other platforms coming later.<p>Location feeds …

Social Media

Toddler-Proof Your iPhone With This Quick Trick

In a parental pinch, iPhones and iPads make great pacifiers. That’s not to say you should let junior put Apple devices in his or her mouth, but their …

Parenting

LSE and Deutsche Boerse face fresh calls to move HQ to Frankfurt after Brexit vote

The London Stock Exchange is to press ahead with its £21bn merger with German counterpart Deutsche Boerse, despite renewed calls for the group’s headquarters to move to Frankfurt in the wake of Brexit.<p>The works council of Deutsche Boerse, which represents employee interests, said the UK’s decision …

Predictions For Post-Brexit China-UK Business

First, it is important to stress that Chinese business leaders generally have a favourable view about doing business in the UK. The English language is easier to grasp, and the legal framework is generally somewhat easier to negotiate for foreign investors than that of many other countries. Chinese …

Morgan Stanley denies has begun moving 2,000 staff out of London

LONDON (Reuters) - Morgan Stanley denied it had begun moving 2,000 investment banking staff out of London, rejecting earlier media reports following Britain’s historic vote to leave the European Union.<p>A view of the Morgan Stanley London headquarters at Canary Wharf financial centre in London, …

Morgan Stanley

As Global Currencies Plunge Over Brexit, Investors Turn to Bitcoin

Global currencies might be plunging in the wake of the historic Brexit vote, but it’s had a much different effect on Bitcoin.<p>Bitcoin, the …

Uber Customers Will No Longer Be Able to See the Surge Rate on Their Ride

Instead, users will only be shown the final fare.<p>Nobody likes to be told that they're paying more than the regular price.<p>Uber seems to have gotten the message.<p>Starting on Thursday, consumers who order an Uber ride will no longer see the infamous "surge" rate - the premium Uber charges above its …

Transportation

8 reasons hangovers really do get worse with age

No, you're not imagining it, your hangovers are <i></i>steadily getting worse with age. In your youth you might have been able to spend an evening at the pub, knocking back pint after pint with barely a hint of a headache the morning after, but nowadays more than one glass of wine has you clinging to the …

9 Great Brands for Reversible Swimsuits

When shopping for swimwear, our motto is quality over quantity — you want something well-made that’s going to make you feel confident when you’re basically naked in public.<p>That’s why the reversible swimsuit is our secret weapon: The two-in-one piece (four-in-one if you opt for a bikini) not only …

Empire Podcast #217: Jeff Goldblum

On the <i>Empire Podcast</i> this, the incomparable Jeff Goldblum joins us for a hilarious and joyfully shambolic interview. He’s here ostensibly to talk …

Jeff Goldblum

New device could unlock information potential of sunlight

People rely on sunlight for heat, light, and energy every day, but three Penn State researchers believe we're missing a valuable piece of information …

Penn State

Kim just shared a new picture of baby Saint, and we can't stand how cute he is

For how public Kim is about her own life, she keeps Saint pretty much out of the spotlight. He’s six months old, and we have rarely seen pictures of …

What will Brexit mean for UK sport?

HP Spectre, the world's thinnest laptop, is so much more than just looks

PC makers have been trying to replicate the MacBook Air for years with little success.<p>Alternatives — including 2-in-1 convertibles, transformers and …

Stocks plunge after Brexit vote; Dow drops 611 points, Nasdaq has worst day since 2011

Stocks plunged in the U.S. and worldwide Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union. The result stunned investors, who reacted by rushing to the safety of gold and U.S. government bonds as they wondered what will come next for Britain, Europe and the global economy.<p>U.S. stocks gave up …

Stock Markets

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