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Budget 2015 summary and highlights: Everything you need to know

National Living Wage, tax calculator, buy-to-let and other key points from George Osborne's emergency July budget<p>George Osborne has presented his first budget since the election in parliament. Here are his key tax and spending changes.<p>Opening statements<p>• We don’t build enough, train enough or …

Income Tax

George Osborne declares pensioner bonds sale 'hugely successful'

Chancellor says more than £1bn worth of the government’s bonds have been sold to more than 110,000 over-65s<p>More than £1bn of the government’s new market-leading pensioner bonds have been sold to more than 110,000 over-65s, according to George Osborne.<p>The chancellor said the sale had been “hugely …

George Osborne

6 inspiring mantras to help you master work-life balance

As CEO of eight different companies, it’s become a conscious decision for me to maintain a positive work-life balance. Over the last 20 years of …

How sloppy security exposed Apple’s super-secret product plans

Incredibly sloppy security at one of Apple’s key suppliers exposed some of Cupertino’s most closely guarded secrets to anybody who could conduct a simple Google search.<p>For months, one of Quanta Computer‘s internal databases could be accessed using usernames and a default password published in a …

Apple Watch

Female terrorism suspect hunted by French police reportedly in Syria

The alleged accomplice of a suspected Islamic terrorist said to have killed five people in Paris this week is reportedly not in France.<p>Hayat Boumeddiene is believed to have travelled to Syria via Turkey a week ago.<p>Police have described the 26-year-old as “armed and dangerous”.<p>A French state radio …

No Alcohol Or Drugs Involved in Death of Robin Williams

Comedian and actor Robin Williams did not have alcohol or illicit drugs in his system when he committed suicide on Aug. 11, the final autopsy report released Friday by the Marin County Sheriff's Office shows. But Williams was suffering from depression, anxiety, the early stages of Parkinson's …

Robin Williams

Record-Breaking Winds Batter Britain As Thousands Of Homes Remain Without Power

High winds have brought another day of disruption to Britain's transport networks as warnings remain in place for fierce gusts, snow and ice over …

Why elderly couples often die together: the science of broken hearts

Bernard and Irene Jordan, who had been married for 50 years, died within a week of each other. Coincidence – or can you really die of a broken heart?<p>Broken heart syndrome: share your stories<p>Last week we saw the death of the 90-year-old “Great Escaper” Bernard Jordan, who snuck away from a care home …

Human Interest

Amazon Bought GoPago’s Mobile Payment Tech And Product/Engineering Team, DoubleBeam Bought The POS Business

Last week, we wrote about how Amazon had quietly acquired mobile payments startup GoPago. Today, some more details about the deal: A source close to the situation confirms that Amazon bought the technology and the engineering/product team of GoPago, but none of the existing point of sale business …

Android users can now lock their lost devices remotely

Google's Android Device Manager lets users remotely lock a lost or stolen device with a new password.<p>Worried about data from your lost Android phone or tablet getting into the wrong hands? You can now lock down your device remotely.<p>Released in August, Google's Android Device Manager is a handy …

Marathon organisers left red faced as thousands of runners sent the wrong way

When you enter a marathon you don’t expect to need a sat nav, but one race may be issuing them next year after almost the entire field was sent in …

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