Aurelio Sánchez

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Ageism is back as unemployed over-50s struggle to get back into work

After receiving thousands of rejection letters, 60-year-old Anthony Barlow decided to conduct an experiment. He had been on the dole for more than a year and was becoming convinced his age was the reason. So he responded to a job advert with two applications: one with his real age and another with …

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Microsoft's ​Mark Russinovich to Linux faithful: Send us your resumes

Mark Russinovich went into the lion's den of All Things Open, a major SouthEast open-source technology conference, to explain to the Linux faithful …

Linux

As sites move to SHA-2 encryption, millions face HTTPS lock-out

"We're about to leave a whole chunk of the internet in the past," as millions of people remain dependent on old, insecure, but widely-used encryption.<p>…

Information Systems

The controversy over the chronic form of Lyme disease

<b>Lyme disease is increasing in the UK. But there is huge controversy over the existence of a chronic form of the disease that resists treatment.</b><p>Lyme disease is a bacterial infection that is spread to humans by a bite from an infected tick. The symptoms tend to start with a distinctive rash shaped …

The 21 most popular novels of the year so far

The beauty of fiction writing is its ability to take the reader into captivating imagined worlds, from fantasy-like environments to tales set back in time.<p>Every year, Amazon pulls together its most popular print books of the year​. Based on sales numbers and updated daily, the list is a good …

Why Emirates Is Not a Real Airline

On September 1, Emirates Airline opened yet another new route, from Dubai to Orlando, their 10th U.S. gateway. Behind all the cheerleading in central Florida, though, is a stark reality: Emirates cannot simultaneously operate as a for-profit company and meet the aggressive growth targets - like the …

Why didn’t people smile in old photos? You asked Google – and here’s the answer | Jonathan Jones

Every day, millions of internet users ask Google some of life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries<p>As people asking Google this question have accurately observed, smiles are grimly absent from early photographs. Portraiture was at the heart of …

Calais migrant crisis: David Cameron accused of 'playing politics'

<b>The Swedish justice and migration minister has accused David Cameron of "playing politics" with the migrant crisis in Calais.</b><p>Morgan Johansson said scenes in Calais had resulted from France and the UK not taking "responsibility" for accepting more asylum seekers.<p>Migrants in Calais are making nightly …

Alternative is the question, Linux is the answer

Jack Wallen has seen a huge rise in the amount of a single question coming into his inbox. Those asking the question will surprise you... the answer …

New Horizons: Can one amazing robotic spacecraft redeem humanity?

It's an amazing technical feat: a robotic spacecraft that has successfully traveled more than three billion miles and phoned home.<p>In so many ways, …

Solar System

Hedge funds tell Puerto Rico: lay off teachers and close schools to pay us back

Report commissioned by 34 hedge funds says government had been ‘massively overspending on education’ despite spending only 79% of US average per pupil<p>Billionaire hedge fund managers have called on Puerto Rico to lay off teachers and close schools so that the island can pay them back the billions it …

Puerto Rico

New Horizons: Images reveal ice mountains on Pluto

<b>Pluto has mountains made of ice that are as high as those in the Rockies, images from the New Horizons probe reveal.</b><p>They also show signs of geological activity on Pluto and its moon Charon.<p>On Wednesday, scientists presented the first pictures acquired by the New Horizons probe during its historic …

Tal día como hoy, hace 30 años (y eso que el tiempo es muy relativo) se estrenaba… | Microsiervos (Películas / TV)

Por @Alvy — 3 de Julio de 2015<p>Si mis cálculos son correctos, cuando esta belleza llegue a 140 kilómetros por hora vas a ver algo <b>acojonante.</b><p>– «Doc» …

Greece debt crisis: Global stock markets slide

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1176000/1176898_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524659373_e71cf1f6b12eac43a2e9f8ab03e31b33<p><b>Stock markets in Europe and the US have fallen after Greece closed its banks and restricted cash withdrawals.</b><p>The moves by the Greek authorities came …

What next for the Large Hadron Collider?

<b>The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) has been restarted after a two-year shutdown.</b><p>Physicists hope it could lead to discoveries that could potentially represent the biggest revolution in physics since Einstein's theories of relativity.<p>Among them is Prof Jordan Nash from Imperial College London, who is …

Physics

Interstellar 'should be shown in school lessons'

<b>The film Interstellar should be shown in school science lessons, a scientific journal has urged.</b><p>They say their call follows a new insight gained into black holes as a result of producing the visual effects for the Hollywood film.<p>Experts have also confirmed that the portrayal of "wormholes" is …

​Now more than ever, the Internet belongs to cord-cutters

69 percent of the Internet's bandwidth goes to entertainment videos at peak hours.<p>When I started using the Internet in the 80s it was all text. Then, …

Sling TV

What exactly are legal highs?

<b>Producers and suppliers of so-called legal highs will face up to seven years in jail under new legislation introduced across the UK.</b><p>Officially described as new psychoactive substances (NPS), legal highs - or designer drugs - have been linked to a number of deaths and hospital admissions over the …

Germany passes Japan to have world's lowest birth rate - study

<b>A study says Germany's birth rate has slumped to the lowest in the world, prompting fears labour market shortages will damage the economy.</b><p>Germany has dropped below Japan to have not just the lowest birth rate across Europe but also globally, according to the report by Germany-based analysts.<p>Its …

Kung Fury: Crazy Eighties action movie debuts on YouTube thanks to Kickstarter funding

It’s the biggest over-the-top Eighties-inspired action movie to be released in years, but chances are you haven’t heard of it.<p>Kung Fury, which …

Queen's Speech: New monitoring powers 'to tackle terrorism'

<b>New laws to give police and spies greater powers to monitor internet and phone use are in the Queen's Speech.</b><p>Downing Street said that measures in the Investigatory Powers Bill would provide the authorities "with the tools to keep you and your family safe".<p>It will "address gaps" in intelligence …

Saving coffee from extinction

<b>Two billion cups of coffee are drunk around the world every day and 25 million families rely on growing coffee for a living. Over the past 15 years, consumption of the drink has risen by 43% - but researchers are warning that the world's most popular coffee, Arabica, is under threat.</b><p>Although there …

Coffee

Apprenticeship system 'failing to help Britain's young'

<b>The apprenticeship system is "failing" and needs reform to address youth unemployment, a new report says.</b><p>The study, commissioned by the Local Government Association, found 42% of all apprenticeships created in the last five years went to people aged over 25.<p>It said current policy enabled businesses …

Californian drought: Challenges for farmers and city dwellers

<b>California is now well into a fourth year of severe drought.</b><p>This year's record low mountain snowpack, which the state relies on to get through its dry summers, means that already reduced reservoir levels will not see many gains from the melting of late spring and early summer.<p>The state is in a …