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Google must now face lawsuit over Street View privacy invasion

The Supreme Court rejected Google’s challenge to a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision<p>On Monday, the Supreme Court rejected Google's bid to dismiss a lawsuit pertaining to Google Street View. The lawsuit contends that the tech giant violated the federal wiretap law when it accidentally …

American Apparel's feud with ex CEO takes another nasty turn

The war between American Apparel (APP) and its ousted CEO Dov Charney just keeps getting nastier.<p>The struggling clothing retailer roundly rejected …

'We Will Attack': Ukraine President Poroshenko Ends Cease-Fire

The Ukrainian president Monday night said he would not extend a unilateral cease-fire with pro-Russian separatists fighting in the eastern part of the country. "We will attack and we will liberate our land," President Petro Poroshenko said in a statement on his website.<p>The 10-day cease-fire expired …

Magic or deception. And what’s the difference?

The National Garden Festival has a full slate of luxury garden tours this season – starting soon! This year, they've been re-branded the <i>Sally</i> …

The Other Side of Us by Sarah Mayberry

The making of a good neighbor<p>The best thing between Oliver Barrett and Mackenzie Williams is a fence. Ever since Oliver's new-neighbor gestures were …

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Britain must recognise the worth of foreign students

Don't expect much soul searching this side of the election. Which is a shame because there is a good deal to be done. A great many activists and newspapers and politicians will want to reflect on the hysteria they caused late last year when they said the country would be over-run by Romanians and …

Boot up: better face recognition, Apple/Motorola ends, Nixon and tech, and more

A burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>The face recognition algorithm that finally outperforms humans >> The Physics arXiv Blog<p>The best systems can beat human performance in ideal conditions. But their performance drops dramatically as conditions get worse. So …