John Richardson

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British banks fail to report hacks in order to protect their image

<i>(Reuters)</i> – Britain’s banks are not reporting the full extent of cyber attacks to regulators for fear of punishment or bad publicity, bank executives and providers of security systems say.<p>Reported attacks on financial institutions in Britain have risen from just 5 in 2014 to 75 so far this year, …

8 Iconic Photos Of Bob Dylan, Newly Anointed Nobel Laureate

Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for Literature earlier this week, an unusual selection that’s made him the only singer-songwriter to win the award. The Swedish Academy credited Dylan’s creation of “new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition,” to the surprise of literati …

How startups can use data to grow smarter

Dale Chang Contributor<p>Dale Chang is vice president of Portfolio Operations at Scale Venture Partners.<p>Tech investing isn’t what it used to be — even compared to six months ago.<p>Investors are applying greater scrutiny to deals. Many wonder if the days of the mega round that produced the likes of …

Venture Capital

Google shuts down Panoramio

Panoramio, the location-centric photo sharing service Google acquired in 2007, will show its last image on November 4. For the longest time, Google used Panoramio to augment its Google Maps and Google Earth services with crowdsourced imagery. Now that the company has integrated photo uploads into …

Apps

4 Ways to Hack Your Genetics to Improve Your Body and Mind

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Genes contain information that determine everything from appearance to intelligence. A person inherits genes from their parents, and how parents live affects their children's genes.<p>It’s a mistaken assumption that everything you inherited …

Genetics

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Frank Ocean new album Endless: How to watch and listen to the singer's new visual release

Frank Ocean has finally dropped a surprise visual album, <i>Endless</i>, after putting fans through over a year of teasers as they waited for the singer’s …

Frank Ocean
Music Festivals

See Dramatic Views of Climate Change From Above

Visually illustrating climate change and global environmental shifts is no easy task. But for photographer Daniel Beltrá, documenting humanity’s effect on our planet has been a lifelong passion. To date he’s photographed the polar regions, the Amazon, Iceland, Greenland, and even the BP oil …

Slash In The Stone Roses? Here’s Eight More Stars Who Almost Joined Other Bands

The weird and wonderful almost-bands in history<p>As insane as it might be now to imagine Ian Brown pausing ‘Made Of Stone’ for three minutes while a …

Next James Bond: Margot Robbie already favourite to play the next Bond girl

We're still so far from a new James Bond.<p>Daniel Craig is yet to even officially announce his departure from the franchise, but the rumour mills still …

Steven Spielberg

Hip-Hop

Jean Grae And Quelle Chris Breakdown The Sarcasm Of 'Everything's Fine'<p>Aaron Williams 03.30.18 19 hours ago<p>SZA's Success Marks A Turning Point For Women In R&B<p>The young star has more than just the success of 'CTRL' to be thankful for — her success might help revitalize a whole genre.<p>Elias Leight …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Suicide Squad: New character videos reveal Cara Delevingne in creepy new Enchantress costume

<i>Suicide Squad</i> fans who thought they’d already seen Cara Delevingne’s Enchantress in her full evil glory can think again after new character videos …

The tallest skyscraper in Stockholm will be made entirely out of wood

1/<p>The new building, "Trätoppen," or "tree top," will sit inside in the middle of an existing car park.<p>Anders Berensson Architects<p>"If we want to …

Thailand: Mosha, the three-legged elephant, just got a new leg!

This is the Porsche 911 R, and it could be perfect

The new 911 R, revealed at the Geneva Motor Show, is the kind of Porsche you dream up with your mates in the pub, but never really believe will …

Auto Shows

Jo Cox murder: Where does our fractured democracy go from here? 

When Thomas Mair, the man charged with the murder of Jo Cox MP, was asked to say his name in court yesterday, he gave it as “death to traitors, freedom for Britain.” It begged the disturbing question: what kind of Britain does he have in mind? The events of last Thursday, in which the devoted …

The Top 10 best Jimmy Page solos: the Led Zeppelin years

With Led Zeppelin, Jimmy Page revolutionised what could be done with the guitar. Here are his 10 very best solos.<p>In a career that has spanned six …

Guitar

A Post-Human World Is Coming. Design Has Never Mattered More

Designers will play a crucial role in shaping our post-human future. Our lives may depend on it.<p><i>Digital Design Theory</i> (Princeton Architectural Press, 2016) is available on Amazon.<p>Futurist experts have estimated that by the year 2030 computers in the price range of inexpensive laptops will have a …

Singularity

18 Refreshing Recipes for Lemonade and Limeade

I can't think of many things more refreshing on a hot summer day than an ice-cold glass of lemonade. I was raised on powdered mix, but as I've matured, I've graduated to the real stuff. Making your own lemonade obviously gives you far better flavor than you'd get from a powdered (or even bottled) …

Lemonade

Collaboration

Photos of street cast models from 70s NYC and London

Celebrating photographer Al Vandenberg's life, <i>On A Good Day</i> is a photo book comprised of 50 black and white images focusing on fascinating portraits with the characters whom Vandenberg has come across in London. With a grainy film appearance, subjects – who are all cast from the streets – stare …

Android VR will reportedly be announced next week as a standalone headset

With Google I/O starting next week, veteran tech journalist Peter Rojas has tweeted that Android VR will launch as a dedicated, standalone headset. This corroborates earlier reports and the mention of “AndroidVR” we saw yesterday in the latest Unreal Engine preview.<p>Back in February, the <i>Wall Street</i> …

Bitcoin will pay for public services in a small Swiss town

Most experiments in paying with digital currencies have come from private companies, but the Swiss town of Zug is trying something different. As of July 1st, the community is launching a trial that will let you pay for public services using Bitcoin -- as long as you're shelling out the equivalent …

Cambridgeshire

The Week in Review: Remembering Musical Icon Prince

Music icon Prince died Thursday at his home in Minneapolis. He was 57.<p>Prince Rogers Nelson was born in 1958. His rise to fame began in the late 1970s with hits like “I Wanna Be Your Lover” and “Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad?” He became a household name in the 80s, thanks to the global success of …

Scientists study ecological fallout of sea star die-off

Marine scientists with the Vancouver Aquarium were on — and under — the water in Howe Sound near West Vancouver on Monday taking a close look at how …

Western Canada

This app’s sole purpose is to snag you free stuff

Developer David Repas just wants to give you some free stuff with no obligation on your part. “I’m just one guy trying to create a company around …

Freebies
Natural Disasters