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Harrogate council warns dog walkers ‘we’re watching you’

Glow in the dark posters warning dog walkers ‘we’re watching you’ have been installed by Harrogate Borough Council in a bid to reduce dog fouling.

Walking

Users Guide for The Pinball Arcade on Android

1. Why This Guide Exists<p>A User Interface is like a joke: if you have to explain it, it’s not that good.<p>— iconfinder.com<p>This guide exists because of …

Can I Use a Charger that Provides the Same Voltage but a Different Amperage?

I’d like to know if it is okay to use a different power charger for my netbook. Originally, the charger specs are 19v and 1.58A. This charger is not …

Arduino

Derbyshire hit by Steve Harmison's three-wicket spell for Yorkshire

Steve Harmison claimed season-best figures as Yorkshire edged a wicket-fest of an opening day against promotion rivals Derbyshire.<p>Former England fast bowler Harmison claimed three wickets without conceding a run during a dramatic Derbyshire batting collapse at Queen's Park, which is hosting its …

Just what are Windows 7's "Libraries" and how do they work?

Ever since Windows 7 came out, I’ve received a slow but steady stream of questions regarding the new “Libraries” item that shows up in Windows …

England vs India 1952: When India were reduced to 0 for 4

Andrew Flintoff: Freddie on England, Big Bash & Eoin Morgan

<b>Andrew Flintoff believes England's one-day team are "on the verge of doing something special" following their nine-wicket victory over India.</b><p>The former England all-rounder was speaking during a wide-ranging interview with Test Match Special's Charles Dagnall during the interval of Tuesday's …

Eoin Morgan

The Diary Of A Cord Cutter In 2015

New Year’s Resolution, 2015: Cut the cord.<p>I know I’m late to the party by some accounts.<p>Early adopters cut the cord years ago and haven’t looked back. For me, turning off cable TV was an idea I flirted with, yet I just kept renewing my package deal for some reason.<p>But there has been no better time …

Who, What, Why: What is wind chill factor?

<b>Weather forecasters in the UK are warning that it will feel far colder than the actual temperature. It's the wind chill factor. But what does the term mean?</b><p>The Met Office calls wind chill the "feels like temperature".<p>It forecast a temperature of 0C for the City of London at 09:00 GMT on Monday. But …

Weather

Is this Britain's naughtiest dog? Spaniel Ralph has eaten wallpaper, bricks and his owner's new floor

• <b>Seven-month old dog is causing havoc in its owners' North Yorkshire home</b>• <b><br>Ralph ripped off wallpaper and has eaten his way through new kitchen</b> …

Pets

Yorkshire puds aren't just for roasts - they're a cracking dessert, too

It's National Yorkshire Pudding Day on Sunday, but we Brits don't need a reminder to eat these delicious, old-fashioned concoctions<p>Hannah Glasse, the 18th-century’s Delia Smith, sums up Yorkshire pudding very well. “It is an exceedingly good Pudding,” she writes in her 1747 classic The Art of …

Yorkshire Pudding

The railway lines alarmingly close to the sea

<b>The collapse of the railway line at Dawlish last year generated major headlines but it's not the only stretch under threat.</b><p>The coastal railway line from Carlisle to Barrow-in-Furness is one of the most scenic in Britain. In places it runs at the foot of cliffs immediately above the water. That …

Trains

Australia Willing to Live with Highs and Lows of Glenn Maxwell's Daring Game

Link to Media<p>Before he'd even played a single game in any format in his nation's colours, Glenn Maxwell insisted that the international stage wouldn't change him.<p>"I won't change too much when I play for Australia," the all-rounder told Brydon Coverdale of ESPN Cricinfo back in August 2012, 10 days …

Stock Markets

Finch, Maxwell to join Gillespie in Yorkshire

Aaron Finch and Glenn Maxwell are already teammates for the Victorian Bushrangers and Australia's T20 and ODI sides. This winter they will join …

Yorkshire sign Aaron Finch and Glenn Maxwell as overseas players

Yorkshire have announced the Australian batsmen Aaron Finch and Glenn Maxwell as their overseas signings for the coming season.<p>Finch returns for a second season at Headingley and will be available in all formats from the end of his Indian Premier League commitments, while Maxwell will feature in …

Aaron Finch

Where Does Radio Stand in a Connected World?

The evolution of entertainment and new ways to access information have left the medium of radio with an uncertain future.<p>Radio today<p>As it stands, radio is in a healthy condition. According to UNESCO, radio reaches about 95 percent of the world’s population, and AM/FM radio accounts for 86 percent …

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6 Ways to Create a Super-Secure Password

Stealing passwords is one of the oldest moves in hackers’ book. Ever since Internet accounts have existed, people have been trying to break into …

Comet scientists torn over hunt for lander as next stage of mission nears

Europe’s lost comet probe, Philae, is posing major problems for space engineers who are striving to pinpoint the little craft after it disappeared from view during its troubled landing on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in November.<p>Proposed manoeuvres to allow its mothership, Rosetta, to uncover …

Space

UK deep freeze to continue into first week of February after sunny January

Freezing temperatures are expected to continue into the coming week as a hangover from a dry January, that was the sunniest in more than 10 years.<p>The Met Office has issued cold weather warnings for most of the UK for the first week of February and figures showed January 2015 was the coldest since …

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