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15 apparently weird things Scottish people do that everyone else in the UK struggles to understand

<b>I’m so deeply proud of my Scottish roots and the many quirky traditions that I grew up with that it is sometimes easy to forget that others find some</b> …

600 Veterans Possibly Infected with HIV and Hepatitis at VA Facility in Wisconsin

Nearly 600 veterans treated by a dentist at the Tomah Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in Tomah, Wisconsin may be at risk for contracting HIV or …

Uber and Lyft drivers share the 14 weirdest things they've ever experienced on the job

Beyond that, some drivers also report that a unique perk is the ability to meet interesting people from all walks of life.<p>As one Lyft and Uber driver tells Business Insider, "You gain knowledge and give knowledge with every ride. Everyone you encounter in life is a teacher."<p>Of course, driving …

Wear Dialer can initiate phone calls from Android Wear

Answering calls using your Android Wear smartwatch is no problem, but things aren’t that simple once you want to actually place a call from your wrist-worn gadgets. Android Wear has no straight-forward way to do this, so third-party developers have needed to figure out their won solutions.<p>The …

Broadcom acquires Brocade in $5.9 billion deal

Broadcom, Ltd bought Brocade Communications Systems today for $5.9 billion, giving the company a strong offering in networking storage business.<p>It’s quite a nice deal for Brocade shareholders, who gain a 47 percent premium over the $8.69 closing price last Friday night (October 28th). Under the …

Networking

TAG Heuer Connected now available in Rose Gold… for $9,900

There are a lot of expensive watches on the market, both smart and not so smart. The average cost of a premium Android Wear device is upward of $300 right now, but the TAG Heuer Connected has always been the most expensive on the market at $1,500. Today, however, the bar has been raised — by a …

Movember 2016: 8 things you probably didn’t know about moustaches

<b>Believe it or not but the humble moustache is thought to date all the way back to the prehistoric times.</b><p>Roughly shaven blocks of hair have been found …

Hackers Target Election Systems in 20 States

There have been hacking attempts on election systems in more than 20 states — far more than had been previously acknowledged — a senior Department of Homeland Security official told NBC News on Thursday.<p>The "attempted intrusions" targeted online systems like registration databases, and not the …

Homeland Security

19 Dead People 'Registered to Vote for Hillary Clinton'

In October 2016, a rumor began to take hold that a student at Virginia’s James Madison University (JMU) named “Andrew Spieles” had committed voter …

Government

FACT CHECK: Donald Trump Stiffed His Wedding Caterer?

CLAIM<p>Donald Trump stiffed the caterer he hired for his wedding to Marla Maples in 1993.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>On 30 September 2016, the web site American News X …

Donald Trump

Google Earth Updates Area 51 Images

An updated view of Area 51 from Google Earth provides researchers with a tantalizing new glimpse of the notoriously secret military installation.<p>The …

CIA's recruiting website includes weird personality quiz

From Defensetech:<p>These are tough times for the Central Intelligence Agency. It's not just the blown calls on Iraq. Or the bruising turf battles with …

Recruitment

Nissan creates self-driving chairs because standing in line was too hard

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Headphones

5 Powerful Mind and Body Hacks for a Limitless Brain

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

NHL hopes to score with virtual advertisements on rink boards

Advertising on rink boards has not evolved much since it first began appearing in NHL games in 1980.<p>But during the World Cup of Hockey this week and next, the National Hockey League is experimenting with a major change that it is hoping may eventually become more widespread.<p>TV viewers of the games …

Phil Kessel just completely destroyed Team USA

Every time there’s an international tournament, each country participating has to put together a new roster. And every time roster selection occurs …

These are the four most common personality types – which are you?

No two humans are exactly alike but researchers believe there are just a few main personality types most of us can be classified into.<p>A study on human behaviour has revealed that 90 per cent of us can be classified into just four basic personality types.<p>The different personality types, according to …

Psychology

This Is The Crazy Government Conspiracy Theory That Inspired 'Stranger Things'

The rabbit hole just got deeper.<p>The deep dive on our favourite summer show isn’t done yet.<p>It turns out that Netflix’s sci-fi hit <i>Stranger Things</i> …

Montauk

Teleportation, the next generation: Chinese and Canadian scientists closer to a quantum internet

Chinese and Canadian scientists say they have successfully carried out a form of teleportation across an entire city.<p>The two teams working …

Quantum Physics