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Google Glass rival with neck battery shown off by Lenovo

<b>Chinese computing giant Lenovo has shown off what it hopes will be a rival to Google Glass.</b><p>The device, as yet unnamed, hopes to eliminate Glass's problem of short battery life by adding a separate power device around the wearer's neck.<p>The company has created NBD - a system for connected devices - …

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The best UK music festivals of 2015 and how to buy tickets

The UK music festival scene has boomed over the past decade, meaning that there are now few niches uncatered for – you can attend talks on astrophysics, watch bedazzling fireworks displays, participate in extreme sports and even dress up as a giant carrot should you wish to. Here is our guide to …

From Monty Python to Louis Armstrong: the 78 best funeral songs

Has the world fallen out of love with McDonald's?

As the fast food giant McDonald's reports an unexpected downturn in profits, what's the reason we're not lovin' it?<p><b>Q. So, what’s up with McDonald’s?</b><p>A. It has reported <b>second quarter results this week</b>. And they don’t make for pretty reading. Net income fell by 1 per cent to $1.39 billion in the …

£13.29 Lidl whisky wins top spirit award

The discount supermarket chain Lidl's £13.29 whisky has been awarded a gold medal at a prestigious competition<p>When most of us think of whisky, the discount supermarket Lidl doesn’t spring to mind.<p>But connoisseurs of the spirit could be battling to get their hands on bottles of the German …

101 things to do in London

The best things to do in London<p>1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Wander around Temperate House in Kew Gardens<p>Kew<p>The return of the newly restored …

6 One-Pot Comfort Food Recipes by David Tanis

One big pot for one big night. Bring all your friends together for a relaxed evening of refined comfort food, with recipes from celebrated chef and author David Tanis.

The best juicers, smoothie makers and blenders

Juicing is a convenient way to hit your obligatory 5-a-day. If you haven't already got one, you will undoubtedly be in need of a juicing machine. Meghan Markle relies on a green juice blended in her Vitamix (her preference is apple, kale, spinach, lemon and ginger) for a boost, while Kate Middleton …

Russia threatens to hit British companies in 'retaliation' for sanctions

Putin could seize assets of British oil companies, Russian diplomat warns, as war of words over sanctions intensifies<p>Russia has issued a threat to seize the assets of British companies including BP and Shell as a retaliation against David Cameron’s demand for tough sanctions.<p>In a mounting war of …

New Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is the new Sir Alex Ferguson, claims assistant boss Ryan Giggs

Ryan Giggs claims the Dutchman is 'infectious' and has qualities that made Manchester United great under Sir Alex Ferguson<p>It was when Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scored an injury-time winner for <b>Holland</b> against <b>Mexico</b>, moments after being introduced as a substitute during a <b>World Cup</b> second-round tie in …

Tour de France 2014: Stage 19 Route, Live Stream, Predictions, Updated Standings

Stage 19 of the 2014 Tour de France will be a transitional stage, as the peloton celebrates surviving three days of climbing in the Pyrenees and prepares for Saturday's vital time trial.<p>Compared to what the riders have faced in the past days, the stage towards Bergerac will be a picnic. The …

Commonwealth Games 2014: highlights and schedule for day two in Glasgow

Referendum: the big question in Scotland today<p><b>Will it be gold for Rowsell?</b> A world-class lineup awaits in the women’s individual pursuit at the velodrome. England’s Joanna Rowsell is world champion but must beat compatriots Dani King and Laura Trott, while Scotland’s Katie Archibald will provide …

Google Voice now lets you call people using Hangouts

Google Voice is now providing the option to make calls with Hangouts. Alex Wiesen divulged the update through the company's social networking platform, noting that the new functionality does not require a G+ account and works "even if you aren't using Hangouts in Gmail." The feature can be accessed …

Minimum alcohol price would prevent harm, experts say

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_wales/1096000/1096091_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1536666522_fba71eb18204b47e168762397eac043a<p><b>Plans to introduce a minimum price for alcohol in Wales have been backed by a panel advising ministers on substance misuse.</b><p>Experts said the …

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Son finds both parents dead in their swimming pool after they each suffered heart attacks

Couple found dead by son in garden pool of home in Thorpe Bay, Essex after husband jumped in to save his wife<p>A retired surgeon died alongside his wife after both suffered heart attacks in a back garden swimming pool.<p>Nayyar Siddique, 77, collapsed during her regular exercise session in the pool of …

Watching TV to Relieve Stress Can Make You Feel Like a Failure

It’s almost a reflex — after a tough day, you turn on the TV, or binge-watch your favorite show on Netflix. Getting lost in other people’s troubles, …

Teenager jailed for life for murder of pizza delivery driver about to start 'dream job'

"Habitual street robber" Kasim Ahmed will serve at least 23 years for stabbing Domino's worker Thavisha Lakindu Peiris, 25, who had been about to start as an IT consultant<p>A teenager has been jailed for life for stabbing to death a pizza delivery driver completing his last ever shift before leaving …

Piggybacking cells hold clue to cancer growth – and treatment for melanoma

Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer: aggressive forms of the disease can grow and spread rapidly to other parts of the body, highlighting the urgent need for new treatments.<p>But over the past few years, genetic analysis has revealed that melanoma cells –<br>like many other tumour cell types …

Not Getting Enough Sleep Can Lead To Fake Memories

And not necessarily the good kind.

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Stronger Genetic Basis For Schizophrenia, Landmark Study Finds

More than 80 newly identified genes may place people at risk for developing schizophrenia, strengthening the evidence for a biologic basis for a disorder that affects nearly 24 million people or 1 percent globally, according to the results of a new study.<p>The study, as expected, confirmed that genes …

Single-dose radiotherapy could transform breast cancer treatment

Tens of thousands of breast cancer patients could benefit from a new type of radiotherapy which would be delivered during surgery instead of them having to take a course of treatment.<p>Intrabeam radiotherapy has been given a provisional go-ahead for NHS use by the health finance watchdog.<p>In draft …

David Cameron: EU helps Britain punch above its weight

David Cameron has told business leaders from around the world at a conference at the Commonwealth Games that being in organisations such as the European Union allows Britain to punch above its weight in the world<p>The UK punches above its weight in the world because it is united and networks with a …