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Dyson Invests $15 Million To Improve Smartphone Battery Life

Dyson is well know for their vacuum cleaners and expensive fans and now the company has invested $15 million to improve smartphone battery life.<p>James …

UK standard of living rises to fourth highest in EU

The UK’s standard of living has climbed to the joint fourth-highest within the European Union, overtaking the Netherlands and significantly ahead of France, Italy and Spain, according to official figures compiled by Eurostat, the statistical office of the EU.<p>Luxembourg, currently mired in …

Kanye West to headline Glastonbury Festival

The college dropout drops in—Glastonbury Festival announced Kanye West as its Saturday night headliner for 2015. A statement on the festival’s site …

Average UK house price just £30 below all-time highs, says Rightmove

The average prices sellers are asking for UK houses are just £30 below their all-time highs and could breach that peak soon as a lack of choice for …

Housing

How Two New Trade Agreements Can Propel Your Growth

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Although many small business owners go about their daily routines never giving a second thought to foreign trade, it is actually a very important issue for the small business sector of the U.S. economy.<p>That is made apparent by …

Economy

RadioShack warns investors its stock should trade at zero

Those buying RadioShack Corp.’s stock, even for mere pennies, are just wasting their money. So says the company.<p>The failed consumer electronic …

radioshack

US calls China's new rules for tech firms a 'major barrier' to trade

The Obama administration has slammed new Chinese regulations set for foreign companies, branding them a "major barrier" to trade and an open market.<p>On Thursday, Deputy US Trade Representative Robert Holleyman said the new regulations run counter to Beijing's declared wish of an open market and …

Apple plans TV service with around 25 channels after falling out with Comcast: WSJ

<b>Read next:</b> The new Apple TV review.<p>Apple's long-rumored online TV service could be announced as soon as June, according to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. The company is reportedly preparing to offer a service with around 25 channels from broadcasters like ABC, CBS, Viacom, Discovery, and Fox and launch it …

Apple reportedly hopes to lure Android switchers with trade-in program

According to a new report from <i>9to5Mac</i>, Apple will soon make perhaps its most aggressive push yet to court Android users and get them switched them over to iPhone. The company hopes to accomplish this through a trade-in promotion that will be offered at Apple retail stores. For the first time, that …

Dairy Queen is giving away ice cream

Here's a tasty way to start your week.<p>Dairy Queen is offering free cones of vanilla soft-serve ice cream Monday in honor of its 75th anniversary.<p>The one-day offer is limited to small cones, and it's just one per customer, so don't get any greedy ideas.<p>The giveaway is available at participating …

Why are these NFLers retiring early?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Four years ago I was laughed out of the room when I said to a group of friends: "Pretty soon guys are going to decide their lives are more important than playing in the NFL. And they are going to stop playing." My friends accused me of going soft, being an elitist, being overly PC.<p>Today, …

Kinesiology

It's finally happening! 'Frozen 2' on its way

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you (or, more likely, your kids) are still singing those "Frozen" tunes over a year later, you'll have a brand new set of tunes in the not-too-distant future.<p>Disney officially announced the most obvious sequel in recent years, "Frozen 2," on Thursday to stockholders, along with more …