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Our Surface computers don't break after a couple of years, insists Microsoft

Microsoft defends the quality and reliability of its Surface family after Consumer Reports dropped its recommended rating for the firm's latest …

Surface Pro
China

Google resurrected a dead product on Wednesday and no one noticed

Google unveiled a new set of features for its popular Maps app that lets users share their locations with friends and contacts in real time. Thanks to this update, Google Maps users will now be able to quickly let friends know if they're running late to a meeting or stuck in traffic.<p>It's a …

Maps

Judge who asked rape victim why she didn’t just keep her knees together quits

A Canadian judge who asked a woman why she couldn’t keep her knees together after she alleged sexual assault in a trial has said that he is resigning …

City Halls

Judge rules boy, 13, can die against mother’s wishes

<b>A judge has ruled that a severely disabled 13-year-old boy should be taken off life-support, against his mother’s wishes.</b><p>The NHS trust treating him …

European Parliament in sexism storm as lawmaker says women are too 'small, weak and unintelligent' for equal pay

A Polish member of the European Parliament may be punished after he said that women should earn less than men because they are weaker, smaller and "less intelligent."<p>Janusz Korwin-Mikke, a radical right-winger who leads a marginal party, could face sanctions such as a reprimand, a fine or a …

Feminism

Politicians 'not quick enough' to defend judges after Brexit case, says Supreme Court President

Politicians should have been "quicker and clearer" in defending the judiciary after Theresa May was ordered to hold a parliamentary vote on triggering Article 50, the President of the Supreme Court has warned.<p>Lord Neuberger said judges were “not well treated” after three High Court judges …

Judiciary

Can We Measure the Earth's Age According to the Bible?

<i>Do you believe that the Earth is 4.5 billion years old according to science, or 6000 years old according to the Bible? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by C Stuart Hardwick,</b> …

From sea to plate: how plastic got into our fish

Eight million tonnes of waste plastic ends up in the sea each year. Fish eat it - and then we do. How bad is it for us?<p>It’s enough to make you cry over your moules frites. Scientists at Ghent University in Belgium recently calculated that shellfish lovers are eating up to 11,000 plastic fragments …

Pollution

Britons living in the EU face Brexit backlash, leaked paper warns

Corbyn attacks No 10’s ‘Hunger Games approach’ after document showsUK treatment of EU nationals may colour EU27’s stance on reciprocal rights<p>‘We should be ashamed’: our readers respond<p>Jeremy Corbyn has condemned Theresa May’s “Hunger Games approach to Brexit” after a document obtained by the …

United Kingdom

Theresa May must protect Britain's free press from Parliament's mistake

The Government consultation ending today into whether to force newspapers to sign up to a state sanctioned regulator or face the threat of punitive damages is difficult to square with any idea of a free country. At issue is a legislative measure passed by Parliament in the aftermath of the Leveson …

Startups Are Using Birds, Gas, and Guns to Take Down Unwanted Drones

A boom in consumer drone sales has spawned a counter-industry of start-ups aiming to stop drones flying where they shouldn’t, by disabling them or …

Drones
Time Warner

This is why you should really encrypt your iPhone

Since it’s encrypted with your password or fingerprint, an iPhone is useless to anyone looking to force their way into the data stored on it. But is …

Bitcoin reaches highest total valuation of $14 billion

Bitcoin bounces back after a mid-2016 currency hack by posting its highest-ever valuation.<p>Bitcoin, the digital currency that most people have never actually used, has hit a record value of $14 billion after jumping 5 percent on Thursday.<p>The price of a single bitcoin reached $875 on the European …

Cryptocurrency

How to make Chapati or Roti - Great for Curry! | Indian Recipes | #CookwithAnisa #recipeoftheday

How to make Chapati . Lots of girls ask about this one, maybe to impress the future Husband or Mother in Law lol! Traditional staple food in the Indian kitchen.<p>The Indian Chapati is a must have for most Indian food, cooking or curry.<p>With a bit of practice its really easy to master, and I will show …

Indian Recipes

Is Rinsing Your Mouth After You Brush Wrong? See What Science Says

Uber seeks EC ruling that it is a digital service, not a transportation company

<i>(Reuters)</i> – Uber will seek to convince Europe’s top court next week that it is a digital service, not a transport company, in a case that could determine whether app-based startups should be exempt from strict laws meant for regular companies.<p>The European Commission is trying to boost e-commerce, a …

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A startup that raised $200 million wants you to think about fertility long before you want to start a family

His next project: harnessing fertility so that younger women can plan ahead while they're fertile for the future when they may be more ready for a child, but less likely — biologically speaking — to conceive. Called Prelude, Varsavsky's newest company launched in October with $200 million in …

Pregnancy

Evolution Wants You to Masturbate

And your palms won't be any hairier for it.<p>We live in the golden age of masturbation. Self-pleasuring is celebrated, not demonized, and even science …

Animal Behavior

London’s Night Tube will start on the Northern line this weekend

Since the Night Tube began in August, Transport for London has been slowly expanding the service out across the different lines. This weekend, the …

England

Three Mobile breached, millions of UK customers' data at risk

The Telegraph reports that carrier Three Mobile’s systems in the UK have been breached and that its sources say roughly 6 million customers’ personal data could be at risk.<p>The company noted that the attackers used an employee login to gain entry into its database of customers eligible for a phone …

Customers

Top new Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2 features – which one should you buy? [Video]

Along with the iPhone 7, I was able to go hands-on with both new flavors of Apple Watch: The Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2.<p>Apple Watch Series 1 doesn’t contain much new in the way of features, but it does come with a faster processor, which makes it worth considering. Series 2 is a larger …

Science Says These Work Hours Are Terrible for Your Health

Working 9 to 5 is no longer the norm for millions of workers, but those on a nonregular shift might be paying the price physically, cognitively, and socially, according to scientific research.<p>More than ever before, companies have adopted an around-the-clock operational style, desperately trying to …

Sleep

How to Make Oven-Baked Pork Ribs That Taste Like Smoky Barbecue

More<p>Ribs<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Living in New York City puts me in the heart of one of the greatest food capitals on earth—"The City That Never Sleeps" could easily be renamed "The City With Just About Everything to Eat." But when it comes to outdoor cooking, most of us New Yorkers …

BBQ