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Could We Use Space to Pay for a Universal Basic Income?

How Do you Pay for Everyone?<p>Universal basic income is the idea that every citizen should receive an amount of money from the government to meet their …

Income Inequality

A Weight Loss Guide for Dummies

With summer right around the corner, it’s fair to say that many of us are jumping on the weight loss/fitness train. If you’ve been on a diet before, …

Anyone Can Learn App Development: 8 Practical Approaches to Coding

Coding - it's a scary word. In fact, it's so scary that those of elder generation look with awe upon those who do it for a living.<p>It certainly was something I never considered attempting at my young adulthood stage. I was never good at STEM, and had zero interest in web development. However, in …

Microsoft Vastly Expands Windows 10 Technical Preview To Dozens Of Smartphones

If there’s one mantra that Microsoft seems to be chanting with the next release of Windows, it’s that the company wants feedback from its customer base on how to make it better, which is the primary goal behind its Windows Insider program. Never before have Windows customers been treated to the …

Foreign students banned from UK university science courses to control terrorism

Foreign students have reportedly been banned from taking courses teaching nuclear, biological and chemical warfare at UK universities due to security …

40 years of gadgets come out to play

Technology, even equipment that's long outdated and shunted aside, can still strike an emotional chord.<p>Just ask Kimon Keramidas, curator of "The Interface Experience," an exhibit that rounds up tech milestones from 40 years of personal computing for visitors to see and touch. He said almost …

Gear & Gadgets

Parents who let kids play Call of Duty could be reported to police

The adult video games could increase 'early sexualised behaviours', primary school headteachers in Nantwich warn<p>Primary school headteachers have warned parents who allow their children to play video games such as Call Of Duty and Grand Theft Auto will be reported to police and social services for …

Call of Duty

GitHub Slammed by Denial of Service Attack that Some Experts Trace to China

The Chinese government has been stepping up its censorship efforts.<p>The popular coding website GitHub has been hit by a days-long denial of service attack that some security experts believe may have ties to China.<p>The San Francisco company, whose site is used as a platform for software developers to …

San Francisco

Living in: The world’s happiest places

The world’s top five happiest countries, all of which fall in northern Europe, have cities that delight residents with old town charm, cultural offerings and easy access to nature.<p>If, as Tolstoy wrote in Anna Karenina, happy families are all alike, what about happy countries?<p>The World Happiness …

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