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13 men guilty of enforced prostitution and rape of vulnerable girls in Bristol

Thirteen men, all of Somali origin, have been convicted of the systematic sexual abuse of vulnerable girls as young as 13 in Bristol and officers are investigating claims against 49 other suspects.<p>The victims, some of whom were in local authority care, were groomed and passed around by their …

7 Intelligent Gifts For Tech Savvy Children

The culture of gift giving troubles me–all that buying and spending in a country where the majority of us already carry too much debt.<p>Still, every year relatives ask me what they can buy my children during the holiday season. When I was younger, I resisted. I stepped onto my soapbox and gave some …

iPad Sales Slump As Android Tablets Soar

There have been a number of signs that the consumers’ rush to buy into the iPad ecosystem was slowing, but data from IDC today puts the slowing retail success of Apple’s tablet into an interesting position.<p>The analyst’s numbers suggest that total iPad sales in 2014 will be down by an eighth (12.7%) …

Have your say on new research on social networking, plus Google breakup, Sony’s e-paper smartwatch plans, and more<p>Tumblr is the fastest growing social media site according to new research from GlobalWebIndex, which notes that its active users grew by 120% in the last six months, while its …

$330 PlayStation 4, Xbox One shows up before Black Friday on eBay (Updated)

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Dealzon.</i><p>You can now grab the best deals on a new PlayStation 4 or an Xbox One this holiday season, all in the comfort of your own home. The hottest console deal we’ve come across thus far is the basic PlayStation 4, cut from $400 to<p>$329.99on NewEgg’s eBay …

Which desktop 3D printer should you buy this holiday season?

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: MakeX<p>If you’re an early adopter who is more likely to buy a drone or a smartwatch than a big screen this holiday …

Delusions and hallucinations may be the keys that unlock psychosis

“Although it is a waste of time to argue with a paranoid patient about his delusions, he may still be persuaded to keep them to himself, to repress them as far as possible and to forgo the aggressive action they might suggest, in general to conduct his life as if they did not exist.”<p>This quote from …

Sony Pictures hackers release list of stolen files

On Monday, employees at Sony Pictures Entertainment -- the television and movie subsidiary of Sony Corp -- discovered that their internal corporate …

Iran confirms death sentence for blogger who insulted Prophet on Facebook

The Supreme Court in Iran confirmed the death sentence for a local blogger accused of insulting the Prophet Mohammed in several Facebook posts, …

Uber's Android App is Not 'Literally Malware'

A single blog post sparked a strange, worrying headline this week: “Uber’s app is literally malware,” proclaimed a thread on Hacker News.<p>Despite the blog post itself being oddly inflammatory, a number of media outlets have picked up the story’s claims that Uber may send unnecessary amounts of data …

How Black Friday Invaded the U.K.

Four years ago, Black Friday was considered a distinctly American tradition, as exotic to non-Americans as the running of the bulls to non-Spaniards. …

Galaxy Note 4 Long Term Review: Samsung's Best Smartphone

It is a long held truth that the iPhone changed the mobile phone industry, but it is often forgotten that the Samsung Galaxy Note series has proved just as influential to the evolution of smartphone design. Would the iPhone 6 Plus exist if the Galaxy Note had been a failure? I highly doubt it.<p>But …