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Thousands of Burundians flee to Rwanda

More than 5,800 Burundian refugees have crossed into Rwanda so far this month amid fears of violence before elections later this year, the UN refugee agency has said.<p>Failure to organise free and fair elections could prompt a return to deadly violence in Burundi, according to a top UN rights …

Africa

Soviet-era thriller 'Child 44' hits screens — but not in Russia | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - A Hollywood film about a Soviet-era serial killer hits cinema screens on Friday, but it will not be shown in Russia after Moscow pulled the movie because of what it called a “distortion of historical facts”.<p>“Child 44”, based on the 2008 novel by Tom Rob Smith, revolves around the …

Russia

Espresso In Orbit: SpaceX Craft Brings Coffee Machine To Space Station

The coffee on the International Space Station is about to get much better. The SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule linked up with the station on Friday, bringing groceries, supplies — and a long-awaited espresso machine called the ISSpresso.<p>In a rendezvous that was streamed live online, astronauts inside …

Space Exploration

Cracks appear at Bayern Munich as longstanding doctor quits

Bayern Munich’s club doctor Hans-Wilhelm Muller-Wohlfahrt and three of his assistants have resigned from the club after claiming they were made scpaegoat for Tuesday’s Champions League loss to Porto.<p>Muller-Wohlfahrt, who had been with the German champions for almost 40 years, said in a statement …

Soccer

'Batman v Superman' trailer leaks online

Warner Bros. will officially unveil its first trailer for <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> at IMAX theaters on Monday, but the internet had other …

Stocks Tumble as Greece Crisis Roils Markets

German debt buoyed by ECB stimulus and investors’ concerns over Greek default risk<p>Jitters over the financial future of Greece roiled global markets on Friday, with equities falling sharply and demand surging for assets considered safest during times of stress such as German government bonds.<p>The …

Stock Markets

Samsung, in a race to build your next smartphone chip, may just win

The Korean electronics maker, best known for TVs and mobile devices, also makes the processors powering those devices. Here's why it's now angling to be first with new chip technology.<p>Samsung, the world's biggest maker of smartphones and TVs, is also dead serious about chips.<p>So serious that it will …

Customers

This flat antenna could finally give us good plane Wi-Fi

<b>(WIRED) —</b> There's a big problem with the Wi-Fi on airplanes. Because it's such a wonderful idea, the fact that it rarely works well makes it feel more like an insult than a gift—one you paid for.<p>This is not the promised land of 21st century work and distraction. Want to stream Netflix? Forget about …

Wi-Fi

Google Chrome for iOS gets easier to use with one hand

Don't like that Chrome makes you use two hands to comfortably surf the web on your iPhone 6? Your life just got a bit easier. Google has updated Chrome for iOS so that you can pull down to not only refresh web pages, but open and close tabs. At this rate, you might only have to reach up when you …

WikiLeaks republishes all Sony hacking scandal documents

Julian Assange says data ‘belongs in the public domain’ and says hacked files shed light on extent of cooperation between government and Hollywood<p>WikiLeaks has republished the Sony data from last year’s hacking scandal, making all the documents and emails “fully searchable” with a Google-style …

Security

French Senate Backs Bid To Force Google To Disclose Search Algorithm Workings

It’s been a bad week for Google in Europe, with the Competition Commission on Wednesday adopting a Statement of Objections regard its shopping comparison service — marking an escalation of a five-year long antitrust investigation. The Competition Commissioner also launched a parallel in-depth probe …

Personal Data

Verizon Will Let You Choose TV Channel Bundles for $65

Verizon is launching a new TV plan that lets its FIOS customers choose channel bundles to add to its standard package for $65 a month, reports Reuters.<p>In addition to the 36 channels available in the fixed package like CNN, HGTV and AMC, Verizon Custom TV subscribers can add on any two bundles of …

Televisions

Snapchat paid ex-iOS chief 0.11pc to be an advisor, leaked Sony email reveals

Scott Forstall, formerly senior vice president of iOS at Apple, was awarded a 0.11pc stake in Snapchat last year, leaked emails reveal<p>Snapchat gave former Apple executive Scott Forstall 0.11 percent of its stock for becoming an advisor in 2014 – a stake that could now be worth $16.5 million – a …

Those puppy-dog eyes trigger chemical connection with humans

The long, loving gazes. The ritualized, often high-pitched, expressions of affection. The heroic self-sacrifice one would readily endure for the other.<p>What is it about the bond between human and dog that is not like the relationship between parent and child?<p>Now science offers a new explanation for …

Pets

Everyone Has a Great View in a Spinning Apartment Building

One designer's solution to class conflict caused by blocked views.<p>The biggest class conflict for coming generations will not be access to good education or medical care. It will be who has the best view. Or that's what industrial designer Shin Kuo is kind of implying, writing:<p>According to my …

San Francisco

Memorial marks 'unbelievable horror' of Germanwings crash

The Germanwings crash last month was an "unbelievable horror" for the families of those killed, compounded by the apparent senselessness of the co-pilot's actions in bringing down the plane, German President Joachim Gauck told hundreds of victims' relatives and dignitaries at a memorial service …

Airplanes