Graham Stokoe

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Google Smartwatch Specs Leak, Show Hardware Comparable To Galaxy Gear 2

Some new details about Google’s upcoming smartwatch, which is said to be made by occasional Nexus hardware partner LG, have emerged from mobile leaker @evleaks, who has a solid track record when it comes to unreleased devices. Shortly after TechCrunch reported that Google’s smartwatch development …

Soundwall

Wall-hanging artwork which doubles as a speaker. Soundwall streams music via AirPlay or UPnP and also has RCA inputs. Choose from Soundwall’s stock …

AirPlay

West prepares sanctions as Russia presses on with Crimea takeover | Reuters

SEVASTOPOL/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Dozens of Russians linked to Russia’s gradual takeover of Crimea could face U.S. and EU travel bans and asset freezes on Monday, after six hours of crisis talks between Washington and Moscow ended with both sides still far apart.<p>Moscow shipped more troops and …

Die Hard gets inevitably adorable remake with vest-clad pug replacing Bruce Willis

Had enough of the internet being dominated by cute kitten film remakes? The good news is that this time around it’s the dogs’ turn to take the …

BP no longer banned from US government contracts

The US government has lifted a ban on BP bidding for new federal contracts.<p>That came after after the company reached an agreement with Washington on safety, ethical and corporate governance requirements.<p>It means BP can be considered for federal contracts on everything from fuel supply contracts to …

Putin speaks to Iran leader about Ukraine, Tehran's nuclear programme

MOSCOW, March 14 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken to his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani about Ukraine and expressed his …

Russia

Lee Rigby murder: Couple jailed for glorification videos

<b>A married couple have been jailed for posting videos on YouTube glorifying Fusilier Lee Rigby's murder.</b><p>Royal Barnes, 23, of Hackney, east London, recorded and uploaded three videos shortly after the murder in Woolwich, south-east London, last May.<p>In one of the videos, he hailed the murder as a …

Credibility deficit – Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

<b>Ed Balls has chosen to take a different approach to spending to that adopted by Labour prior to 1997. He is right to do so, says Jonathan Todd</b><p>From …

Is The Law Making Us Less Free?

<i>Part 1 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Solving It.<p><b>About Philip K. Howard's TED Talk</b><p>Lawyer Philip K. Howard says the U.S. has become a legal minefield — especially for teachers and doctors, whose work has been paralyzed by fear of lawsuits.<p><b>About Philip K. Howard</b><p>What we have is a combination of anarchy …

CNN Exclusive: Analysis shows two possible Indian Ocean paths for airliner

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 made drastic changes in altitude and direction after disappearing from civilian radar, U.S. officials told CNN on Friday, raising questions for investigators about just who was at the controls of the commercial jetliner that went missing one week ago with 239 people on …

Cameron urges Scots to heed business warnings on independence | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron urged Scots on Friday to heed warnings from the head of the Bank of England and business leaders about the uncertain consequences of voting for independence in a referendum in six months’ time.<p>Britain's Prime Minister, David Cameron leaves …

iOS 7.1 for iPad Is Faster, More Stable, And Ready For Download Now

iOS 7.1 is out today and you can update your iPad by heading over to Settings -> General -> Software Update. This dot update marks the biggest and bug-fixinest improvement to iOS since the release of iOS 7 last year.<p>The major features you’ll likely notice immediately are:<p>iOS animations are faster, …

The best science and technology pictures of the week

The most impressive images this week from the worlds of science and technology, including a magnified zebrafish embryo and some rather cheeky robots.<p><b>More galleries</b><p>Aurora mission and frozen falls<p>Leopard escape and London time travel<p>Iced-up airliners and a violent Sun<p>Dancing F-16s and a view of the …

Opinion: When will iOS evolve beyond the static grid homescreen?

Now that we’ve had our first look at at least an early take on iOS 8, what stands out most to me is how little the basic appearance of the iOS homescreen has changed over the years. On the left is iOS 1, on the right the recently-leaked iOS 8 homescreen.<p>Seven years apart, yet still essentially …

Asus Transformer Duet reportedly canceled

At CES earlier this year Intel officially took the wraps off its Dual-OS platform, promoting the idea of Android and Windows running side-by-side in convertible laptops and tablet PCs. At the time, Asus even showed off its plans for a 4-in-1 hybrid device that could act as a Windows laptop, Windows …

Apple's 'iPad Pro' Plans Reportedly on Hold

Apple has "shelved" its plans to produce a larger-sized tablet, according to a report from <i>Digitimes</i>. Nicknamed the "iPad Pro", the 12.9-inch tablet was rumored to be under development with a launch date possible early next year.<p>Apple's alleged move comes as these larger tablets face hurdles because …

Whiskey Barrel Coffee Is Now The Best Part Of Waking Up

Finally, the drink we start the day with has met the drink we end it with. The guys behind Whiskey Barrel Coffee age their green coffee beans in …