Peter S Goodman

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Why step-counting apps could be bad for you

Michael Kors<p>If you swear by your Fitbit, then you might want to listen up. A leading computer scientist has suggested that step counting apps could …

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

The iPhone 6 Gets Wireless Charging With Skiva's EnergySkin

One of the most stand-out missing features of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and most anticipated of the iPhone 7 is wireless charging. All its major competitors have it and the likes of Samsung have included it with their flagship smartphones for several generations too. Now, I mentioned wireless …

Judd Apatow slams Bill Cosby during 'Tonight Show' stand-up set

Judd Apatow brought his crusade against Bill Cosby to Monday’s edition of <i>The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon</i>, blasting the 78-year-old during a …

What I learned from doing the Death Test:

Scientists have developed a test to see if you will survive the next five years. Mortality might not be such a bad thing<p>Today is my 44th birthday. Sort of. Measured in the old-fashioned way, using actual Gregorian years, it would appear that I am now indisputably middle-aged – more than halfway …

SNP will form the real opposition to the Tories, says Angus Robertson

The SNP will be the “real and effective” opposition to the Conservatives, the party’s Westminster leader has said.<p>With Labour searching for a new leader since Ed Miliband’s resignation, Angus Robertson said the SNP would be a strong voice for people in Scotland and across the UK.<p>The SNP are now the …

Yemen's Saleh declares alliance with Houthis

Ex-president denounces Arab coalition after escaping attack on his home while Houthis respond positively to truce plan.<p>Yemen's former president, Ali Abdullah Saleh, has formally announced an alliance with Houthi fighters for the first time, after the Arab coalition launched two air strikes on his …

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Two years ago the discovery of the Higgs boson was announced. What's new?

The Large Hadron Collider, in its 27km tunnel under the Franco-Swiss border, has been under maintenance since early 2013. No particles have been colliding, and no new data have been flowing through the high-bandwidth cables spreading across the world ready to feed eager physicists with new …

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Dodd-Frank at three: time to reform the financial reform act

With eager anticipation of its salutary effects on an ailing American financial system, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act into law on 21 July 2010. Now, three years later – and still suffering the throes of implementation – it appears that …