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Revealed: The countries that rely most on your money

Tourism chiefs in the Maldives have been falling over themselves in recent months to reassure travellers that - despite anti-government protests and the imposition of a state of emergency - their country is safe to visit.<p>And no wonder. No nation on Earth is as reliant on your money as this idyllic …

Low resting heart rate linked to 'future violent or anti-social behaviour'

A Scandanavian study suggests that adolescents with resting heart rates of 60 beats per minute or below are up to 39 per cent more likely to become criminals in later life<p>New research has suggested that boys with lower resting heart rates during childhood and their teenage years are more likely to …

People are trying to fly drugs into British prisons with drones

LONDON — A drone attempting to deliver mobile phones and drugs to a prison in England was intercepted earlier this year.<p>The unmanned aerial vehicle …

YouTube Gaming will soon let you broadcast straight from your Android phone

The YouTube Gaming app launched on Android about a month ago, but now we’re already hearing about a significant update that’s on the way. As was first revealed in a teardown done by <i>Android Police</i> earlier this month, Google has now confirmed that it is preparing to introduce Android game …

Android News

Syria launches rare strikes on ISIL-held Raqqa

Syrian army warplanes have carried out a wave of attacks in the city of Raqqa, activists have said, with no specific figures on casualties.<p>Raqqa activists have told Al Jazeera that warplanes on Thursday carried out at least 11 air strikes on the city held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant …

Middle East

Magnitude 6.2 quake strikes Chile, no damage reported

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- A strong 6.2 earthquake struck Chile's central region on Tuesday. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.<p>The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake struck about 34 miles (54 kilometers) southwest of Ovalle, Chile at 7:19 a.m. local time. The USGS said it …

Chile

Ministers Urge National Union Of Students To Back Counter-Radicalisation Programme Prevent

Ministers are urging the National Union of Students to back the government's counter-radicalisation programme Prevent after the union voted to oppose …

Apple's 'Move to iOS' app is getting heckled on the Play Store

If you ever wanted proof that the Android vs iOS feud is real, this is it. Apple released its Move to iOS app yesterday so Android users can easily migrate their data if they ever get an iPhone.<p>Seems like a nice ‘neighborly’ thing to do, right? Some Android users don’t think so. They have taken to …

This quick tweak will speed up Chrome on your Android

If Chrome on your Android device is acting sluggish, stuttering as you scroll down pages, you don't have to just twiddle your thumbs in silent …