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Hong Kong protesters: Images of determination

HONG KONG (AP) — On the evening of Sept. 28, Hong Kong police struggling to hold back thousands of democracy protesters unleashed dozens of rounds of …

Amazon Fresh's Same-Day Delivery to Lazies Continues NYC Metro Creep

After a soft launch in a Brooklyn neighborhood, more New Yorkers can now order Amazon Fresh. For a limited time, Amazon Prime members in certain ZIP …

José González Shares "Every Age" Video

<i>Photo by Malin Johansson</i><p>José González will release <i>Vestiges & Claws</i>, his first solo album since 2007's <i>In Our Nature</i>, on February 17 of next year. Now, he's shared the video for "Every Age". Directed by Simon Morris and Chris Higham, it's shot from the perspective of a camera that's launched into …

Albums

Ebola outbreak: Braving threats to bury Sierra Leone dead

<b>As Mariatu Kagbo makes her way up the steep hillside from her family home and walks towards the main road, several people shout out "Ebola!"</b><p>At best, they mean it as a taunt.<p>At worst it is a threat - an expression of the fear people hold in Old Wharf, a poor suburb outside Sierra Leone's capital, …

'Top Christmas toys' in pictures

<b>Dolls, Lego and variations of new technology all feature in a list of predicted bestselling toys this Christmas.</b><p>The annual Dream Toys chart, from the Toy Retailers Association, features toys ranging in price from £7.99 mini-figures to a £99.99 dinosaur.<p>Toys that have featured on the industry …

透明度调查:中国企业集体垫底 | DW | 05.11.2014

Report Links China to Cyberattacks on Hong Kong Protesters

Digital footprints from previous cyberthreats believed to have emanated from China have been linked to recent attacks on pro-democracy websites in …

Hong Kong

Amazon Prime's Free Shipping Is Coming to Other Sites

Amazon Prime is the best deal in tech. And today, the world's largest store gave us not one but <i>two</i> new reasons why. Now, Amazon Prime members will …

How Google Will Use Firebase to Supercharge Its Cloud Computing

Instacart offers a mobile app that lets people shop for groceries over the internet. And yet, it still manages to duplicate the family trip to the …

Chinese farmers gain taste for coffee | Financial Times

China has traditionally been famous for its fragrant teas, but the country is emerging as a key Asian producer of a different beverage: quality …

Coffee

Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week

In contrast to last week's gush of new apps from the Microsoft Garage project, things have slowed back to normal. But that doesn't mean that there …

Britain ranked most prosperous major EU country | Financial Times

Britain is the most prosperous major EU country, according to research ranking nations on eight indicators, including wealth, health, education and …

George Osborne

Canada’s astronomical boasting

CANADIANS are known for humility. But leave the Earth’s surface and you'll find the country’s ego somewhere up in the thermosphere. Canada’s …

Canadian Government