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May property trends infographicProperty News

Rightmove’s May House Price Index reported the largest ever May rise as new sellers ask nearly £10k more.<p>To view the full report click here or read …

Google overtakes Apple as world's most valuable brand

Google has usurped Apple as the most valuable brand in the world after three years at the top, according to a new survey<p><b>Google</b> has been named ahead of <b>Apple</b> as the world's most valuable brand, according to a new survey.<p>Apple's brand value fell by 20pc in the past year to just under $148bn (£88bn), …

Largest ever May rise as new sellers ask nearly £10k moreProperty News

New sellers’ asking prices up by an average of 3.6% (+£9,409) in May, the largest ever rise recorded at this time of year and another new all-time …

Can you pass the 5 stress tests to get a mortgage?

'I’ll make my own lunch to get first home loan': Can you pass the five stress tests to get a mortgage?<p>By<p>Published: 17:00 EST, 17 May 2014 | Updated: …

Can a posh car on the driveway help you sell your home?Property News

New research from Avis reveals that a posh car on the driveway can help you sell your home and increase property value by thousands.<p>Over a third of …

Richard Scudamore faces 'no further disciplinary action' over sexist emails

• Clubs decide 'no further disciplinary action required or justified' • It is something that will never be repeated, says Scudamore<p>The Premier League chief executive, Richard Scudamore, will face no disciplinary action over sending sexist emails. A meeting of Premier League clubs decided against …

London Crowned Top City of Opportunity Ahead of New York and Singapore

London is the top city of opportunity, beating New York by a "good margin" and Singapore, according to a new survey.<p>The report from leading …

Mark Carney: rising house prices pose biggest risk to recovery

House prices are rising at their fastest rate in more than six years and have climbed 8.9% year on year, adding to worries about the property boom as the Bank of England governor became the latest senior figure to express concern.<p>Mark Carney warned on Sunday that the housing market posed the …

Labour's childcare plans could put 100,000 mothers back into work

Figures analysed by the House of Commons library suggest 135,000 women would enter workforce or work extra hours<p>More than 100,000 mothers would be helped back to work under Labour's plans to extend childcare from 15 to 25 hours a week, according to figures analysed by the House of Commons …

The Look For Less: Summer and Josh's Living Room on a Budget

(Image credit: Janel Laban)<p>This lovely living room Summer and Josh's Pumped-Up Traditional is not my usual style but it's won me over with its …

Living Rooms

| Don't miss Rightmove's new TV adProperty News | Property Blog | Rightmove

There’s a happy out there for everyone…<p>This week our brand new TV campaign launches across the screens of the nation.<p>We know that finding a home …

3 big SEO trends for 2014 that will help you win the traffic game

In the past couple of years, SEO has turned from a compliment to a curse word. From being associated with technology, to being associated with Spam. Thus, new buzzwords have woken up to cover for SEO’s reputation flaws and bring new and positive connotations into the puzzling world of online …

Ryanair drops out of top Google flight search results after website overhaul

Airline's website, despite relaunch with easier booking system, no longer in top 100 results for flights to European destinations<p>Ryanair's customer service overhaul has hit turbulence after analysts warned that a botched relaunch of its website could be losing the Irish airline custom.<p>Since the …

Sky News - First For Breaking News From The UK And Around The World

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Darren Osborne hired a van and drove it into a group of innocent Muslims who …

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: Why equal pay is worth fighting for

I honestly can’t believe that we’re still arguing over equal pay in 2014.<p>When I started teaching elementary school after college, the public school …

Income Inequality

UK Housing Crisis: Average First Time Buyer Facing 19 Year Deposit Saving Slog

Britons desperate to buy their first home say the biggest barrier is saving up for a deposit, as new figures suggest it would take almost 19 years on …

West Ham United and Selfridges lead scramble for the first .london domains

After it was decreed that London was next in line to get its own domain name, lots of UK brands and businesses have fallen over themselves to bid for their own piece of the city's virtual real estate. Today, Dot London confirmed some of the companies wanting to show their hometown love, as well as …

Millions of Android Devices Vulnerable to Heartbleed Bug

Millions of smartphones and tablets running Google Inc.’s Android operating system have the Heartbleed software bug, in a sign of how broadly the …

Facebook's latest government report reveals which countries censor its News Feed

Facebook today released its second global government transparency report, covering the period between July and December of last year. Apart from the regular numbers pertaining to government requests for user data, the social network is now — for the first time — revealing how often countries have …

Google exec: We never copied iPhone features for Android

Hiroshi Lockheimer, Google VP of engineering for Android, takes the stand for Samsung in its patent infringement trial against Apple. Samsung argues that many features Apple has accused it of copying were created by Google first.<p>SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Google engineers have never copied Apple's iPhone …

Computer Science

The Most Fabulous Houses Of 2014

Every year, the American Institute of Architects honors the best residential design in the U.S., recognizing, as the organization puts it, “good housing as a necessity of life, a sanctuary for the human spirit, and a valuable national resource.”<p>Today, the organization announced its 2014 AIA Housing …

British Columbia

How 20 popular websites looked when they launched

From Google to youtube, from craigslist to flickr - how some of today's biggest sites looked back in the early days of their existence.<p>Remember the days when the word Google was not interchangeable with internet? Or when every site seemed to have a Netscape icon on it? Or when Flash was still …

French Employees Encouraged to Shut Off Email After 6 p.m.

<i>Editors' note: The original version of this story stated that it was illegal for employees in France to answer work emails after 6 p.m. This was</i> …

Mortgage lending seeing surge, say banks and building societies

Despite seasonal dip, first-time buyers and buy-to-let landlords push February lending up 41% on 2013 figures<p>Surging numbers of first-time buyers and buy-to-let landlords helped push up mortgage lending in the 12 months to February, despite a seasonal drop in activity over the month, according to …

Sweden: The New Laboratory for a Six-Hour Work Day

Officials hope less time at the office will make workers healthier and more productive.<p>Corn-flake capitalism has come to Sweden.<p>In 1930, in the throes of the Great Depression, cereal magnate W.K. Kellogg decided to conduct an experiment. He replaced the three daily eight-hour shifts at his plant in …

Most expensive garage in Britain sold for £550,000

Former coach house in south London auctioned off for almost triple its guide price<p>A garage in south London has become the most expensive ever sold in Britain, going for £550,000 at auction.<p>The 568 sq ft former coach house, which was used as a garage by the mayor of Southwark, went for almost triple …

Parliament Has Spent Over £100,000 Fighting Employment Tribunals

<b>Update:</b> The House of Commons said it had records of 8 employment tribunal causes involving MPs' staff since May 2010, but refused to disclose any …

Supermarket staff could win millions in equal pay cases

Test cases being brought by 400 workers against Asda in a major test of equal job evaluation in the private sector<p>Supermarkets may have to pay millions of pounds in higher wages and back pay to store staff, mainly women, if test cases for equal pay being brought by 400 workers are successful.<p>The …

Sky News - First For Breaking News From The UK And Around The World

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Donald Trump appears to criticise neighbours and classmates as more details of …