Simon Taylor

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How to Follow Google I/O on Flipboard

Of note this week is Google I/O, the tech giant’s developer’s conference, which starts Wednesday and goes through next Friday. There will be workshops, demos, as well as “codelabs and hackathons” for developers. But more importantly, there will also be announcements of upcoming Alphabet Inc. …

Architecture: How buildings are used in sci-fi films

There are usually four types of homes in science-fiction films: futuristic, retro, dystopian or modernist.<p>The futuristic, space-age dwellings are …

7 Tattoo Trends About to Blow Up in 2017

These celeb-inspired designs will be everywhere in the coming year.<p>Tattoos are a bold form of self-expression, but the pressure of choosing <i>just the right design</i> can make you feel a bit overwhelmed. Need some inspo? We got the lowdown on 2017's biggest tattoo trends from two of New York City's most …

Kylie Jenner

MI5 stopped Scotland Yard taking Choudary down, sources claim

The security services repeatedly prevented Scotland Yard from pursuing criminal investigations against hate preacher Anjem Choudary, it has been claimed.<p>Met counter-terror officers often felt they enough evidence to build a case against the radicalising cleric, only to be told to hang fire by MI5, …

Extremism

Couple 'molested woman as they tried to entice her into a threesome'

A couple allegedly molested a woman as they tried to entice her into a threesome following a party at their home, a court heard.<p>David and Sarah Finan are said to have repeatedly invited the woman to join them in sex after a drunken night out.<p>The two women had both previously had breast enlargements …

Crime

European politicians react with anger and dismay to Theresa May’s decision to appoint Johnson as foreign secretary<p>Europe has reacted furiously to Boris Johnson’s appointment as the UK’s foreign secretary, with the French and German foreign ministers respectively calling him “a liar with his back to …

Great Britain

Former prime minister, wife and children occupy seven-bedroom Holland Park home owned by PR mogul Sir Alan Parker<p>David Cameron has reportedly moved into a £17m, seven-bedroom townhouse in west London after leaving Downing Street.<p>The former prime minister, his wife, Samantha Cameron, and three …

George Osborne

Perth teacher put camera in bathroom to record students changing for swimming lessons

A Perth primary school teacher has pleaded guilty to installing a camera in a toilet and recording his students while they were getting changed.<p>The …

UK household deficit is at 'unprecedented' levels and we're completely unprepared for the next recession

The UK household deficit — the amount by which debts like credit cards, car leases, and student loans exceed our incomes — will reach 3% of GDP and stay there for an extended period, according to the Office for Budget Responsibility, which called the phenomenon "unprecedented."<p>You can see from this …

Oscar-nominated actor who came out in 2014 attacks pace of industry change on diversity, and says new film Freeheld mirrors her own journey<p>Ellen Page has accused Hollywood of double standards on homosexuality, arguing that she should be able to play roles of any sexuality despite having recently …

LGBTQI