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Vaping health risk warning 'alarmist nonsense'

<b>A doctor who likened the risks of vaping to the Thalidomide scandal has been accused of "alarmist nonsense".</b><p>Dr Phil Banfield, chairman of the British Medical Association's (BMA) Welsh council, said he wants to see proof of the safety of e-cigarettes.<p>He wants their use reviewed - pointing to the …

FACT CHECK: Coconut Oil Improves Focus and Cognition?

CLAIM<p>Coconut oil has a positive effect on cognition and focus.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>Coconut oil products have seen an uptick in popularity due to myriad claims …

Fly to Australia to Save on Health Care: A PET Scan's Cost is Four Times More in the U.S. than in Oz

There are five more days of this exhausting event we call the American Presidential campaign. To my Aussie readers I want to put in perspective the most recent "revelations" about Hillary's emails. It's not going to make much of a difference. To the committed on either side, they have already made …

Health Officials Want You To Know About This STD You’ve Never Heard Of

Some sexually transmitted diseases steal all the spotlight, and for good reason. HPV, for example, can result in cervical cancer. When left …

How to automatically delete old text messages to save space on your iPhone

An iPhone's space is finite, and one of the easiest ways to fill storage is a steadily increasing inventory of text messages. We don't always …

How Apple’s Apps Will Use the Touch Bar – MacStories

Good overview by Benjamin Mayo of all the Apple apps that will have Touch Bar integration on the new MacBook Pros. Apple certainly had the time to build extensive support for the new API while waiting for the new Pros to ship.<p>That’s a total of 23 Apple apps that live in the /Applications root …

'Guardian Codex', Square Enix's RPG Sequel to the Card Collecting Hit 'Guardian Cross', Is Out Now on the App Store

Square Enix have truly mastered the 'throw as many games as you can at the wall and hope one of them sticks' App Store release technique, as it feels …

Top 10 Android app updates this week: TeamViewer, LastPass

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found …

Why You Should Choose iOS When Building Your First Mobile App

When designing a new mobile application, the biggest question you will need to ask yourself is where to launch it. The best decision you can make …

Game Day: Alone

Every week thousands of new games are released on the App Store. As I set up my new iPhone 7 Plus recently and scrolled through the Purchased tab in the App Store, I realized that there's another 'new' category - new to me. I download a lot of apps, including games, and sometimes they get lost in …

App Store

Musical Runner ‘Lost in Harmony’ is Apple’s Free App Store App of the Week

- Nov 4, 2016<p>This week, Apple has named the musical runner <i>Lost in Harmony</i> as their free App Store App of the Week. The game, which usually goes for …

App Store

Google Slides

<b>Pros</b><p>Free slideshow creation tool. Solid collaboration features. Excellent audience question submission tool. Easy to learn to use.<p><b>Cons</b><p>No desktop app. …

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for free for a limited …

10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free for a limited time

With the holiday season right around the corner, you’re probably trying your best to save up money to buy gifts for friends and family. Well, we’ve …

Apps

T.Rowe asks Oracle to raise offer to buy NetSuite

(Reuters) - Oracle Corp should raise its offer to buy NetSuite Inc to $133 per share from the $109-per-share it had proposed in July, NetSuite shareholder T. Rowe Price Group Inc said.<p>The Oracle logo is seen on its campus in Redwood City, California June 15, 2015. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith/File Photo<p>…

Seventy-five percent of internet use in 2017 will be mobile: report

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Seventy-five percent of internet use will be mobile in 2017, up slightly from this year, as a growing number of consumers around the world access the web on smartphones and tablets, media buying agency Zenith forecast this week.<p>A man explores social media on a computer at an …

Mobile Advertising

Hackers apparently fooled Clinton official with bogus email

WASHINGTON (AP) — New evidence appears to show how hackers earlier this year stole more than 50,000 emails of Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, an …

Apple says new MacBook Pro has only 16GB of RAM to save battery life

According to exec Phil Schiller<p>Much has been said about the cost, trade-offs, and compromises involved with purchasing Apple’s new MacBook Pro. Apple unveiled the device, which comes in three new iterations, yesterday at a press event, and people pouring over its spec sheets and purchase options …

Elon Musk at solar panel unveiling: 'We need to make solar as appealing as electric cars'

UNIVERSAL CITY, California — Tesla CEO Elon Musk tied together some of the disparate threads of his company's various grand ambitions in a product …

Tesla

Decorating Ideas: How to Design a Luxe but Laid-Back Space Photos

Photo: Debi Treloar<p>Magazines and blogs provide endless inspiration for the home of our dreams—one that’s beautifully decorated, flooded with sunlight, and always spotless—but rarely does real life measure up to that high standard. Thankfully, London-based interior stylist Emily Henson argues that …

10 Clever Ikea Furniture Hacks

<i>Victoria Harrison, Houzz Editor</i><p>Tired of your existing furniture but don’t have the money for an upgrade? Looking for a DIY project for the weekend? Check out these smart Ikea hacks and see what you can create with a small budget and a big helping of creativity. From elevated units to customized …

Three Beautifully Restored Homes Now For Sale Photos

Embarking on a total restoration of a historic estate can be a daunting task, as evidenced by our November issue, which spotlighted breathtaking homes around the world that have undergone painstaking renovations. Thankfully, the owners of these three properties have already done all the work—and …

7 Smart Tips To Keep Your House Healthy And Safe

Credit<p>Homes are meant to make us feel safe and protected, however, different circumstances or objects in the home could contribute to it being unattractive Health hazards like rodents and bugs hiding in corners, mould and second hand smokes may be present in our homes. And while some of these …

Pest Control

The Best Gifts for Under $150 Photos

We all have a few extra-discerning recipients on our gift lists. From the midcentury-modern snob to the avant-garde art connoisseur to the educated shopper who seeks out unique, artisan finds that no one else will have, this group won't be satisfied with a fruitcake or a pair of socks. Luckily, …

Design

10 of the Most Ancient Temples in the World (and What They Look Like Now) Photos

Photo: Mark Daffey/Getty Images<p>Of the buildings that still remain today from the early years of civilization, many of the most spectacular are the ancient temples. Given the importance of religion in ancient civilizations, it's not surprising that these spiritual sites were built using the latest …

Ancient History

8 Essential Vitamins for Women

Calcium<p>1 of 9<p>Nobody wants to have fragile bones when they get older. Your parents might have already told you this when you were growing up, but …

Most Employers Paying For Doctor Telemedicine Visits

Nearly 60% of the nation’s large employers now provide medical coverage for telemedicine , offering workers access to video consultations with physicians via smartphone, tablet or desktop computer.<p>The number of such employers now covering telemedicine has jumped from about 30% last year as …

13 Best (and Worst) Ways to Measure Body Fat

What's the best way to calculate your body fat? Experts separate the legit from the ridiculous.