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Teenagers under 16 will need parental consent to use Facebook and email under EU laws

Last-minute changes to data protection regulations could mean social media and other internet services requiring parental consent<p>Teenagers under the age of 16 could be banned from Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram and email if they don't have parental permission, under last-minute changes to EU …

Lord Carlile Says People Must Stop 'Demonising' Spies

The "demonisation" of British spies and police should stop, the former independent reviewer of terrorism legislation has said.<p>Lord Carlile told BBC …

Runkeeper's new Apple Watch app lets you jog phone-free

The Apple Watch got a lot more useful with WatchOS 2.0, an update that let developers write apps that can run natively on the Watch without the need for your iPhone. Runkeeper's latest app update enables exactly that -- you can now use the Apple Watch to track a workout without needing to bring …

Intel quietly admits that it's struggling with Moore's Law

Is Moore’s Law finally faltering? Intel has confirmed today that its next generation of processors called “Kaby Lake” will be built using its existing 14-nanometer process.<p>It was expected the company would shrink its processor size down to 10-nanometers next year after the release of the …

Moore's Law

Campaign against Yemen rebels enters new phase, Saudi says

NAJRAN, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia declared an end on Tuesday to its nearly monthlong "Decisive Storm" air campaign against Houthi rebels in …

Middle East

Families of Isis runaways demand Scotland Yard apology

Bernard Hogan-Howe,Islamic State (Isis),Syria,Metropolitan police,UK news,Middle East and North Africa,World news,London,Police<p>Call follows Met police’s retraction of statement which apparently rejected families’ claim they had not been told that friend of missing schoolgirls had gone to Syria in …

The Week in Review: Jon Stewart Gets Ready to Exit

Jon Stewart, “the nation’s satirist,” as The New York Times described him, announced his departure from Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” on Tuesday night, after more than 16 years at its helm.<p>“I don’t have any specific plans,” Stewart said at the end of the February 10 show. “Got a lot of ideas. I …

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Michael Brown's family to file wrongful death lawsuit

Lawyers for the family of Michael Brown, the teenager killed last summer in Ferguson, Missouri, said on Thursday they would file a wrongful death civil case on behalf of the family.<p>“We are officially in the process of formulating a civil case that we anticipate will be filed shortly on behalf of …

Models Hit the Runways in New York

Indian Woman Sues Uber in the U.S. Over Alleged New Delhi Taxi Rape

An Indian woman who says she was raped by an Uber driver while she was traveling in his cab in December is suing the San Francisco–based online firm …

UK Weather Forecast: Snow Turns To Ice On Roads As Motorists Warned To Take Care

Motorists have been warned to expect difficult driving conditions as icy weather continues to grip the UK.<p>The Met Office has issued yellow warnings - …

Weather

Don’t worry DREAMers, US immigration advocates have already won

Late last year Astrid Silva, an immigration activist from Las Vegas, testified in front of the US Senate to advocate for comprehensive reform. That event was the culmination of years’ worth of efforts to shift the focus onto people like Silva: she was educated and hard-working, but had been brought …

La apuesta riesgosa de aferrarse al dólar como salvavidas de la economía

<b>El presidente ecuatoriano Rafael Correa repite una y otra vez que la dolarización de la economía de su país fue una mala decisión.</b><p>"Por errores históricos nosotros no tenemos moneda nacional, tenemos moneda extranjera", dijo el mandatario en diciembre pasado, advirtiendo que esa peculiaridad hará …

Colombia: el país de la nueva Miss Universo y los miles de reinados

<b>Colombia tuvo que esperar 56 años y 184 días para ver cómo una soberana de la belleza era coronada de nuevo como la mujer más hermosa del planeta.</b><p>Ocurrió este domingo, en Miami, Estados Unidos: Paulina Vega Díaz, barranquillera de 21 años, fue elegida como la nueva Miss Universo entre 87 mujeres …

6 of the Coolest Smart Home Innovations at CES

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Stansted delays after Ryanair passengers go through wrong door

Thousands of passengers faced delays at Stansted airport on Sunday after people arriving on a Ryanair flight went through an exit door “left open in error”.<p>Passengers waiting in the departures lounge were forced to go through security again after a group arriving on a flight from Lisbon mistakenly …

La economía de Venezuela está oficialmente en recesión

<b>La economía venezolana está oficialmente en recesión según cifras aportadas por el Banco Central este martes.</b><p>El Producto Interno Bruto (PIB) se contrajo 2,3% en el tercer trimestre del año, según el reporte anual del ente emisor.<p>Si a esto se suma el desplome de 4,9% del segundo trimestre, …

Study claims more than 80% of 'dark net' traffic is to child abuse sites

More than 80% of so-called “dark net” internet traffic is generated by visits to websites offering child-abuse material, according to a study of Tor “hidden services” websites conducted at the University of Portsmouth.<p>Researcher Dr Gareth Owen analysed traffic to sites using Tor’s technology to …

Top 5: Tecnología que más esperamos ver en CES 2015

Enero está a la vuelta de la esquina y ya estamos listos para traerte todas las novedades del Consumer Electronic Show de Las Vegas, la feria de tecnología más importante de EE.UU.

16 Productivity Tools Nobody Can Live Without

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Productivity is the name of the game for entrepreneurs. The good news is that there are …

Indian Ocean tsunami: Britons caught up in disaster help Sri Lanka rebuild

Global development,Indian Ocean tsunami 2004,Charities,Voluntary sector,Sri Lanka,Society,Tsunamis,Natural disasters and extreme weather,World news,UK news,Aid<p>Rob and Paul Forkan were left orphans by the 2004 disaster. Now they are setting up a children’s home in Sri Lanka

FARC says to free captured Colombian soldier

Havana (AFP) - Colombia's FARC guerrillas on Thursday announced that they would release a soldier they captured last week "in the coming days," …

Saudi women drivers referred to terrorism court

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Two Saudi women detained for nearly a month in defiance of a ban on females driving were referred on Thursday to a …

Samsung shutters flagship London store amid falling sales

Closing down a marquee location in one of Europe's biggest malls<p>What are Samsung Experience Stores? Why, they're a dying species, if the latest development in Samsung's efforts to establish its own retail empire are any indication. The flagship Samsung store in London, occupying a large and …

The best iPhone and iPad games of 2014

Monument Valley, Hearthstone, Vainglory and more in our roundup of the best games to hit Apple’s App Store this year