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The Gangs of the Serengeti: Lions on the Edge, in pictures

This Chic Tiny Home Was Built Inside... A Grain Silo?

This unconventional home has a tiny footprint but big impact.<p>We've fallen in love with round houses before — who doesn't dream of living in a lighthouse? But a grain silo?<p>Yes, please: Arizona architect Christoph Kaiser makes it <i>work</i>. He transformed a dismantled grain silo into the tiniest of tiny …

Many Americans reject evolution, deny climate change and find GM food unsafe, survey finds

Study points to worrying gulf between the opinions held by scientists and the general public in the US on key issues<p>A major survey of US opinions has revealed that huge numbers of people reject Darwinian evolution, consider GM foods unsafe to eat, and doubt that human activity is warming the planet.<p>…

Maureen Lipman: rise in antisemitic attacks may prompt me to leave UK

The comic actor Maureen Lipman, known for her role as a proud Jewish mother in a series of British Telecom adverts, has said the sharp rise in antisemitic attacks in Britain may prompt her to leave the country.<p>Speaking to LBC after Holocaust memorial ceremonies took place across the world, she said …

THE SELECTS: Cross Dressing in Pakistan

Moment's new case gives your phone a real shutter button

Moment founder Marc Barros says it took the company roughly five months to develop the case and it was the most challenging design project the small company has undertaken so far. Barros' goal was to make a case that would be slim enough that people would keep it on their phones at all times, not …

Hands-On With the Reach79 Signal Boosting Case - Does It Work?

Earlier this month, we shared an iPhone case called the Reach79, which debuted at CES. The Reach79 case claimed to boost the signal strength and performance of the iPhone, improving battery life, reducing dropped calls, and improving download speeds, statements that were quite controversial in our …

Engineering

Dr. BigPhone or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the phablet

It happened. Something I didn't want, or expect. I'm a big-phone guy.<p>Phablets are a big trend. Have been for years. I've seen them, I've appreciated them, and I avoided them.<p>Why? Because I liked a pocketable phone, that's why. I liked having something that fit in one hand, was magically small, and …

PushBullet Arrives for iPad, Mac and Safari

Regular readers will know that I’m a fan of Pushbullet’s Android, desktop and Chrome apps that allow you to push files, mirror notifications, control your phone and more between your different devices. Now, it’s the turn for Apple device owners, as the app is now available on iOS, Mac and as a …

Apps

iPhone 6 Vs LG G3 Review: Heavyweights Trade Blows

Perhaps what I love most about technology is its ability to surprise: Apple was meant to struggle when making bigger iPhones and LG was meant to be a spent force. But in 2015 these two companies (perhaps including Motorola) make the most consistently good smartphones on the market.<p>So it is time to …

European counter-terror plan involves blanket collection of passengers’ data

UK security and counter-terrorism,UK news,Counter-terrorism policy,Politics,European commission,European Union,Europe,Privacy,World news,Theresa May,Court of justice of the European Union,Civil liberties - international,UK civil liberties,Law<p><b>Exclusive:</b> European commission plans to request 42 items …

Jewish leaders call for Europe-wide legislation outlawing antisemitism

European Jewish leaders, backed by a host of former EU heads of state and government, are to call for pan-European legislation outlawing antisemitism amid a sense of siege and emergency feeding talk of a mass exodus of Europe’s oldest ethnic minority.<p>A panel of four prestigious international …

25 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>CodeAcademy</b>— Learn programming languages like HTML, CSS, and Javascript with this free, interactive resource.<p><b>Coursera</b>— With more than 800 free courses on topics that range from internet history to financial engineering, the education …

Learning

Deepak Chopra doesn't understand quantum physics, so Brian Cox wants $1,000,000 from him

Sometimes, when it feels like putting your money where you mouth is feels like it can't fail, it's worth stepping back and reconsidering. Just in …

Security company says your data can easily be recovered from 'wiped' Android phones

Software maker Avast is calling the security and thoroughness of Android's factory reset feature into serious doubt today. The company says it purchased 20 used Android smartphones online and set out to test whether personal user data could be recovered from them. Each phone had been reset prior to …