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Private landlords gain £26.7bn from UK taxpayer, says campaign group

Private landlords are benefiting from subsidies worth the equivalent of £1,000 for every household in the UK, the campaign group Generation Rent has claimed, with tax breaks and housing benefit bolstering their gains from house price increases.<p>Figures shared with the Guardian by the group suggest …

Central bank’s move sends euro to 11-year low

The euro hit an 11-year low against the dollar on Friday as financial markets continued to digest the effects of the European Central Bank’s unprecedented €1.1tn quantitative easing stimulus package.<p>Analysts said the euro, which has dived 7% since the start of the year, was on track for its biggest …

How to be a pickup artist (with science)

It’s not a good time to be a pick-up artist, or the sort of bloke who relies on his “wisdom”, or whatever it is you’d call that noxious guff they emit on a regular basis, like a cow with irritable bowels. On one hand you’ve got Julien Blanc, provoking such a strong backlash with his seminars on …

Iran Supposedly Flies A Stealth Drone [Video]

They've definitely built some kind of flying grey wedge.<p>Years after capturing an American drone, Iran claims to have made its own version.<p>In December 2011, Iran revealed its possession of an RQ-170 stealth drone. Earlier this week, an Iranian Brigadier General promised that the Iranian replica of …

Amazon to begin testing same-day delivery drones in Cambridge

Amazon is planning to test drones in Cambridge, England, as the battle to offer consumers same-day deliveries heats up.<p>The US company announced with considerable fanfare late last year that it was considering using drones as a way of dramatically reducing the time it takes to deliver orders to …

Xiaomi Aims To Raise At $40 Billion And Become World's Most Valuable Private Tech Firm

Xiaomi, the Chinese electronics manufacturer and fourth-largest smartphone maker in the world, is exploring the option of raising funding that could value the company at more than $40 billion.<p>Multiple sources confirmed to FORBES that the Beijing company is considering raising more money and …

MagMIMO: MIT's new long-range wireless charging tech that works like WiFi - ExtremeTech

MagMIMO: MIT’s new long-range wireless charging tech that works like WiFi<p>By on September 26, 2014 at 12:32 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …