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Photo Of The Day: Robin Williams Wrote This Heartwarming Letter On Behalf Of His Mrs. Doubtfire Co-Star

Image Source: Imgur<p>It’s been one year since we lost Robin Williams, one of Hollywood’s greatest. This heartwarming letter, written on behalf of his …

Photos

Robin Williams: his 50 funniest quotes

What's the deal with leap seconds?

Rejoice, 30 June 2015 will be one second longer than any other day this year. A leap second, the consequence of the Earth's slowing rotation sending …

Earth Science

Labour candidate sparks fury by posing for selfie at scene of Tunisian beach massacre

A British man pictured taking a selfie at the exact spot where tourists were slaughtered is revealed to be Labour's Amran Hussain<p>A Labour general election candidate has sparked outrage by posing for a selfie at the spot where the Tunisian beach massacre happened.<p>Amran Hussain, 29, who was on a …

Extremism

Most of 38 killed in beach massacre were British, says Tunisian Prime Minister

Habbib Essid, says UK tourists account for majority of victims in the beach terrorist attack, other victims include Belgians and Germans as Islamic State claims responsibility<p>The majority of tourists slaughtered by a jihadist gunman at a Tunisian beach resort were British, the country’s Prime …

Terrorism

Reduction in police stop and search techniques blamed for rise in knife crime

Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe 'plans to increase tactic' as youth knife crime soars in capital<p>A reduction in stop and search techniques by police officers has been blamed for a dramatic rise in knife crime.<p>Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, the Metropolitan police commissioner, is reportedly considering an increase …

Mozilla launches an Android app for creating content in local languages

Nine months since it was announced, Mozilla’s Webmaker app for creating content in local languages has finally arrived on Google Play — albeit in beta.<p>The organization’s Webmaker program was launched in 2012 to let users across the globe create sites and apps easily. The Android app is limited to …

'600 Million' Samsung Mobiles Vulnerable To Keyboard Cracking Attack

Given everything that’s occurred over the last two years, Android phone owners would be forgiven for thinking major manufacturers had their backs when it came to security, especially encryption. But a serious issue affecting a default keyboard in as many as 600 million Samsung mobiles highlights …

Information Security

Michael Schumacher news: A year after coming out of coma there have been precious few signs of progress

With no update on German's progress since anniversary of accident in December, mood music does not suggest German is on path to full recovery<p>A year ago came ago the news which left Formula One and Michael Schumacher’s devoted fans finally feeling upbeat, with hope of more positive updates to come.</b> …

Motor Racing

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""[leaving the customs union is like] giving up a three-course meal now in favour of the promise of a packet of crisps"" Sir Martin Donnelly Former top UK civil servant

Isis slave markets sell girls for 'as little as a pack of cigarettes', UN envoy says

UN envoy on sexual violence says abducting girls has become a key part of Isis strategy to recruit foreign fighters in Iraq and Syria over the past 18 months<p>Teenage girls abducted by Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria are being sold in slave markets “for as little as a pack of cigarettes”, …

UN Security Council

Kiev to allow foreign armed forces in Ukraine, incl. ‘potential carriers of nukes’

The Ukrainian parliament has adopted amendments to state law allowing “admission of the armed forces of other states on the territory of Ukraine.” …

FDA backing of ‘Viagra for women' pill draws concern from critics

The dream of a pill to treat a lack of sexual desire in women has moved closer to reality after U.S. government advisers recommended the approval of flibanserin, a controversial drug that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has rejected twice since 2010.<p>A panel of FDA advisers voted 18 to six …

Editing The Climate Talkers: Punctuation's Effect On Earth's Fate

In Bonn, Germany, hundreds of people have gathered to work on a draft version of a major United Nations agreement to control greenhouse gas emissions that are changing the Earth's climate.<p>And when I found out that climate change negotiations basically all boil down to writing and editing a …

Climate

Ronaldinho causes stir with disallowed goal

Brazilian hero Ronaldinho caused a stir when he tried dispossessing a goalkeeper in the Liga MX final Sunday.<p>Ronaldinho was at the center of a controversial incident in the Liga MX's Clausura final Sunday, putting the ball in the back of the net only to have the goal called back at a crucial time …

Soccer

The human body is marvellous – but it doesn’t have a lifetime guarantee

Evolution has made us survivors, but that’s not the end of the story – as anyone with a bad back will tell you<p>Your body is far from perfect. You’re the product of millions of years of evolution, but this process doesn’t strive towards “perfection”. In fact, it doesn’t strive towards anything. It …

Yoga

Why the man behind $2.8 billion Slack says the best thing to happen would be a ‘giant crash’

A lot of Slack's value is derived from its exceptional product, which is drawing in tens of thousands of new users every week. In February, it was adding $1 million in annual recurring revenue every 11 days.<p>But Slack is also the beneficiary of one of the warmest VC markets ever.<p>In fact, Slack CEO …

Startups

Ed Sheeran Creates Guitar Magic, Covers 50 Cent at Queens Show

Backed only by a loop pedal, the British singer leads Forest Hills Stadium through a night of mash-ups and sing-alongs<p>Ed Sheeran has studied at the …