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Scottish children 'get fewer trial cancer drugs than English'

Researchers find that only a small proportion of the experimental cancer treatment trials for English children are being made available in Scotland.<p>Young Scots with cancer are much less likely to get access to the latest drugs in clinical trials than their peers in England, according to a report …

Cancer

The Supreme Court Is Split On Online Reputation And Harm

In Spokeo v. Robins, the high court considers a class-action lawsuit against a search engine company.<p>Should search engines and data brokers be held responsible for inaccurate information collected and published online? And if so, how should U.S. courts determine if harm done to a person’s …

US stocks open slightly lower as earnings disappoint

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock indexes are edging lower in early trading as several companies turn in disappointing quarterly results.<p>American International Group fell 4 percent and Archer-Daniels-Midland slumped 8 percent early Tuesday after reporting profits that fell short of investors' forecasts.<p>"Candy …

Stock Markets

H&M Hijab-Wearing Model Mariah Idrissi On Muslims, Modesty And Fashion

H&M's Close The Loop campaign made headlines for all the right reasons this month. The brand famously featured models of all ages, races, body types …

London Fashion Week

There's now an official way to check the mobile coverage of your new house in the UK

Moving house is a bit of a lottery for a number of reasons, but one of the most annoying problems that you can’t really do much about until it’s too late is your mobile coverage – if you move into an area of poor reception, you’re out of luck.<p>Now, however, you can use Ofcom’s official mobile …

Start10 brings the old Windows 7 Start menu back to Windows 10

Stardock made a name for itself in the ‘90s by providing skinning software to change the look of Windows. While most people have stopped applying ugly themes to Windows these days, Stardock's software now aims to improve Windows by providing some customization features that Microsoft has left out. …

Microsoft Windows

Watch: eagle attacks drone, drone loses

The uneasy detente between the animal kingdom and the empire of the robots may be coming to a close, if a video showing an eagle deftly taking down a …

Drones

Windows 10 Update Reportedly Fixes Reboot Loop

Last week, Microsoft released a software update for Windows 10 known as KB 3081424. The forced software update caused many Windows 10 computers to crash repeatedly, which led to a flooding of posts on the Microsoft Support forums about the problems that KB 3081423 caused. For example, Microsoft …

.Net Framework

Japanese railway cameras automatically spot drunk commuters to save their lives

Drunk commuters tumbling into trains is a serious issue in Japan. In 2013 there were 221 cases of passengers getting hit by trains while either on the platform or having fallen onto the tracks, with 60 percent of these caused by drunkenness. To help combat this problem, railway operator JR West is …

Wall Street

Gyrocopter man completes epic round-the-world flight

Gallery: Gyrocopter man completes epic round-the-world flight<p>Gallery: Gyrocopter man completes epic round-the-world flight<p>+ 19<p>+ 18<p>+ 17<p>A man in a tiny …

Faroe Islands

Google Maps has a new way to find hard-to-find locations

Google has updated its search and Maps apps to support Open Location Codes (OLCs), so it’s now easier to find specific locations that don’t have clear street addresses.<p>The company announced OLCs, also known as plus codes, back in April. Plus codes are short location identifiers derived from …

We could end famine if we cut food waste by a quarter – so why don’t we?

It’s not supermarkets’ fault – consumers are the biggest culprits. But until we know what it is like not to have enough to eat, this obscenity is likely to continue<p>As Miss Piggy once sagely advised: “Never eat more than you can lift.” The trouble is that we seem to buy food as though we intend to …

Agriculture

My Analytics: An Overview of Your Magazine Stats

Knowing how your magazines perform on Flipboard can help you improve as a magazine maker. This new view gives you a sense of what types of articles resonate the most with your readers.<p>You can visit your new “My Analytics” stats dashboard from Flipboard.com. Look for this icon when hover over …

The Remarkable Year in Protests

From Kiev to Ferguson, demonstrators took to the streets and made their voices heard in 2014.<p>From Independence Square in Kiev to West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, people around the world took to the streets in 2014 to speak out against oppressive political regimes, growing income inequality, …