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Huawei’s P20 Pro is a hugely promising phone that will upset Americans

If only you could buy one of these in a US carrier store<p>This week in Paris, I witnessed a subtle but profound moment of change in the mobile industry. It came when Huawei announced its next flagship phone, the P20 Pro, will cost €899 (more than $1,100), and no one in the audience blinked, winced, …

You've been charging your smartphone wrong

r. nial bradshaw/FlickrYes, we know. Our smartphone batteries are bad because they barely last a day.But it's partially our fault because we've been …

No, The CDC Did Not Tell Women To Stop Drinking

It could use some help on press releases, though.<p>More than 3.3 million women are at risk for alcohol-exposed pregnancies, which can result in birth defects, developmental disabilities, miscarriage and fetal alcohol syndrome, according to a U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report …

'Alto's Adventure' is coming to Android next week, and it's free

<i>Alto's Adventure</i> was one of the best games to launch on the iPhone last year -- the beautiful visuals, addictive gameplay, and chill soundtrack made for a uniquely laid-back and satisfying experience. Developer Ryan Cash from Snowman announced this would happen way back in September, but the launch …

Samsung introduces adblocking to its Android devices

World’s largest smartphone manufacturer releases update to its default web browser enabling users to block advertising<p>The world’s largest smartphone maker, Samsung, has introduced adblocking on its devices, potentially introducing hundreds of millions more people to barring online ads.<p>Samsung …

Mobile Devices

Paracetamol use in pregnancy 'may harm fertility of daughters'

The female offspring of rats given paracetamol when pregnant had smaller ovaries and smaller litters, scientists discovered<p>Mothers who take paracetamol during pregnancy could harm their future fertility of their daughters, a study suggests,<p>Tests on animals found that when a mother was given …

Smartphones to Disappear in 5 Years, Says Study

A piece of research by Ericsson says we're hurtling toward artificial intelligence doing it all. Can this be possible?<p><i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Show your iPhone 6 some extra love tonight.<p>Stroke your Samsung Galaxy and …

Artificial Intelligence

Justin Bieber Admits He Feels ‘Lonely, Depressed And Isolated' And ‘Wouldn't Wish His Life On Anyone'

Justin Bieber is as famous for his questionable behaviour as he is for his singing these days, but the 19-year-old star has admitted his rebellious …

Loneliness

15 Weird Risk Factors for Kidney Stones

Anyone who’s ever passed a kidney stone before has probably wondered how something so small (usually, anyway!) can cause so much pain. Unfair, we …

Holistic Medicine

Bill Cosby's accusers: 35 women speak out in 'New York Magazine' cover story

Amanda Demme / New York Magazine<p>Jewel Allsion says she was introduced to Cosby through her modeling agent and a dinner was arranged for the two to meet. She accepted a glass of wine, which she says "had a horrible taste."<p>"I started not feeling well. He helped me up by my underarms with both hands. …

First stars in universe were born 100 million years later than previously thought

The very first stars in the universe need to reset their birthday clocks: These ancient objects burst into existence more than 100 million years …