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We Bet You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Could do This

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the iPhone this year. Launched in 2007, the iPhone is an amazing smartphone that …

Tumblr just added a switch in the iOS Settings that lets you turn the porn back on

Here’s an interesting change: Tumblr’s iOS application just received an update which now lets you turn on or off adult-oriented, NSFW search results just by toggling a switch in iOS’s Settings. That’s right: you can now switch on or off the Tumblr porn with ease. Weirder still, Tumblr’s note about …

Freak wave hit Highlands ferry during high winds

A Caledonian MacBrayne ferry encountered a freak wave in the Minch during high winds and swell on Tuesday.<p>The MV Loch Seaforth takes passengers to and from Stornoway on Lewis and Ullapool in the west Highlands.<p>CalMac said the wave was “unusual” and was ably handled by the ship’s master and the …

Back In The Day: The shameful dying days of Scotland's independence before the Act of Union

Those who say it was a monarchic fix, who claim the Scottish Parliament was bribed, who argue that Scotland was not treated like an equal partner, …

Highland's ruined historic Kirkmichael mausolea restored

<b>Campaigners who have spent 20 years fighting to save a historic Black Isle church have completed its £750,000 restoration.</b><p>Kirkmichael at Balblair dates back to at least the early 1400s and will now house a display of carved stones found in the area.<p>The building was in a state of collapse and snow …

10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

Whether you’re freaking out over the rumored iPhone 8 design or anxiously awaiting the release of <i>Mario Kart 8 Deluxe</i>, you could probably do with a …

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Run Android Apps on Your Windows PC

By on April 21, 2017 at 10:27 am<p>Android’s application ecosystem has proven to be versatile and developer-friendly after a bit of a slow start. You …

Friday 5: Awesome paid Mac App Store apps [Video]

On this week’s edition of Friday 5, we explore several additional paid Mac App Store apps that I use on a regular basis. Apps include titles like Bumpr, which lets you choose the browser that links are opened in, along with Affinity Designer, a remarkably deep vector illustration app that can be …

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Premier League Player Rankings: Spurs Players on the Rise, Chelsea Stars Falling

We know you might be sinking your teeth into some incredibly exciting Champions League action right now, but be sure you find time to check the latest edition of our Premier League player rankings right here.<p>Chelsea put in a poor performance against Manchester United on Sunday, forcing several of …

Lenovo's convertible Chromebook is built with Android apps in mind

The Flex 11 Chromebook packs a phone processor and touch at a low price.<p>Convertible Chromebooks are all the rage lately, but you wouldn't have known it by looking at Lenovo's offerings. It did release the Chrome-powered ThinkPad Yoga 11e, but that was aimed at schools. Now, however, Lenovo is …

Norwich: Sacked Alex Neil admits to regret over summer recruitment

<b>Alex Neil bears no grudges, but a sense of regret still lingers about his departure from Norwich City.</b><p>Five weeks have passed since the 35-year-old was sacked, with the team eighth in the Championship.<p>Scot Neil believes the squad was good enough to return to the top flight, but with the benefit of …

Andrew Peacock travels 280 miles on the Colorado River, descending through the Grand Canyon.

Below the rim<p>16 days in the Grand Canyon<p><b>“There is nothing quite like it… a deeply entrenched water corridor… through a desert wilderness of</b> …

America's Most Scenic Campgrounds

<b>The Site:</b> Right on the banks of the White River, this campground affords amazing views of Mount Rainier (at least, whenever the clouds deign to …

Google rolling out stable Android Nougat 7.1.2 build for Nexus 6P beta testers- Technology News, Firstpost

In what appeared to be a rather odd move, Nexus 6P users of Google's Android Beta program ended up being stuck on Android Nougat 7.1.2 beta while …

If you need one reason iPhone is better than ANY Android device, THIS is definitely it

ANDROID and iOS smartphones are neck and neck in almost every aspect – camera, speed, battery life, apps, design – except one. And it's an important …

Face it: Smartwatches are totally doomed

The CEO of Chinese electronics maker Huawei raised eyebrows this week when he publicly trashed smartwatches.<p>“I am always confused as to what …

Britain in an Innocent Age: 46 extraordinary snapshots document everyday life of post-WWII England.

Ryan Giggs's Premier League team of the season so far: Who makes the cut?

These are the 10 most spectacular views in Britain

From Snowdonia to Loch Ness, here are the sights not to be missed<p>1. Snowdonia, view of Llyn Llydaw from the summit of Snowdon, Wales<p>Matthew …

The money machine: how a high-profile corruption investigation fell apart

After a revolution overthrew Ukraine’s disgraced president, Theresa May promised to help the country’s new leaders recover stolen assets. But the UK’s first case collapsed within a year<p>On 11 March 2014, a London branch of the French bank BNP Paribas received a request from a Ukrainian lawyer. He …

How Managers Became The New Superstars Of English Football

If you're inclined to waste a load of time staring at football coverage on Sky Sports News or the tabloid back pages — that diet of who's been …

The forgotten hero of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

This afternoon, the Prince of Wales, Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry will walk across the former killing fields of northern France, to remember one of the shortest and most brutal battles of the Great War.<p>Following a 21-gun salute, the younger princes will lay ceramic poppies at the foot of the …

OnePlus 2 tipped to get Android 7.1.1 Nougat update soon - IBTimes India

OnePlus is most likely to release the new Android 7.1.1 Nougat to OnePlus 2 in a few weeks. But the same thing cannot be said for OnePlus X, as it …

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome to the 186th edition of Android Apps Weekly! Here are the headlines from the last week:<p>A court judge is going to decide if a Pokemon Go lawsuit is going forward soon. The case alleges that Niantic trespassed on private property by putting Pokestops and Pokemon in those places. Niantic …

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Into the woods: how one man survived alone in the wilderness for 27 years | Michael Finkel

At the age of 20, Christopher Knight parked his car on a remote trail in Maine and walked away with only the most basic supplies. He had no plan. His chief motivation was to avoid contact with people. This is his story<p>Christopher Knight was only 20 years old when he walked away from society, not to …

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