Property (UK)

Inside an ancient house turned family home with a bountiful organic kitchen garden

There are few country seats where it is possible to pop to the shops for milk – on foot – and be back before the tea goes cold. But Deans Court’s position in the centre of Wimborne, tucked away behind the high street, is just one of its many charms.<p>This elegant historic house and semi-wild ancient …

Gardening

Trump's trade war with China has everyone confused. Here's what America's president really wants.

As the price for lifting Chinese tariffs, the Trump administration has issued an all-encompassing set of demands so vague and extensive and confusing that Beijing is unlikely ever to meet them.<p>One conclusion is clear: Trump's ill-considered trade war is not intended to achieve fair trade through …

Donald Trump

Penn Jillette: Donald Trump Made “Racially Insensitive Remarks” On ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Penn Jillette, half of the magic duo Penn & Teller, says producer Mark Burnett has tapes of Donald Trump making racially insensitive remarks during</i> …

Donald Trump

Government announce new £76m boost for independent living

"This programme provides a vital life line for some of the most vulnerable people in society to live their own lives in a home that works for …

Housing

Raytheon CEO: Why Your Own Employees Could Be Your Greatest Threat

Is there a bounty on your intellectual property?<p>It’s more likely than you think. Earlier this month, news broke that FBI agents investigating a case …

Cybersecurity

'TimeSplitters' is coming back

British console game <i>TimeSplitters</i> saw massive popularity in the 2000s. Its humor, artistic style and cheeky pop culture references earned the three-game series a passionate fan base, but despite its success, the title subsequently lay dormant. Until now. Maybe. The series has been bought by Koch …

Gaming

Samsung has a patent for a self-healing glass coating

A patent Samsung filed back in February last year has surfaced recently revealing that the company has worked on developing a self-healing oleophobic …

Mobile Devices

Omarosa Releases Recording Of Donald Trump Campaign Staff Discussing Alleged N-Word Use

Omarosa continues her drip-drip release of tape recordings of President Donald Trump and his staff as she plugs her new book, <i>Unhinged,</i> on TV news …

Donald Trump

UK inflation rises as London house prices see biggest fall since 2009

House prices in London have seen the biggest fall in nine years while UK inflation edged up for the first time since November.<p>Figures released today …

Housing

BRIEF-Urthecast And Land O'lakes Announce Term Sheet For Purchase Of Geosys

© Reuters. BRIEF-Urthecast And Land O'lakes Announce Term Sheet For Purchase Of Geosys<p>Aug 14 (Reuters) - Urthecast Corp UR.TO :<p>* URTHECAST AND LAND …

Intellectual Property

The Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter Giveaway

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Intellectual Property

Corona-maker Constellation ups bet on cannabis with $4 billion investment in Canopy Growth

Constellation Brands is upping its bet on the cannabis industry, announcing an additional $4 billion stake in Canopy Growth on Wednesday.<p>The maker of …

Constellation Brands

Ronnie Wood’s former fairy tale tower home is now available to rent

It’s a truly unique find.<p><b>Here’s your chance to live like a true rock star – the former Surrey home of The Rolling Stones legend, Ronnie Wood, is now available to rent.</b><p>Ruxley Tower in Claygate was home to the famous English musician with his then girlfriend Ekaterina Ivanova, before meeting his …

Celebrity (UK)

Buy-to-let lending slumps as landlords take fright at tax changes | Financial Times

Buy-to-let mortgage activity slumped in June, as landlord investors took out nearly one-fifth fewer new home loans under the chilling effects of …

Housing

'Conan' to Cut Music Performances When TBS Show Shifts to Half-Hour Format

Producer and music booker Roey Hershkovitz will leave the show after the change<p>“Conan” is doing away with musical performances when it switches to a …

Comedy

Tencent Reports Rare Profit Drop As Gaming Unit Falls Under Regulatory Scrutiny

Tencent delivered disappointing second quarter results as the Chinese technology giant struggles with regulatory hurdles for its gaming business.<p>The …

Entertainment Industry

More than half of UK landlords are optimistic about outlook for buy to let

Over half of landlords in the UK fell optimistic about the current buy to let sector despite a raft of regulatory and tax changes which have had an …

Housing

Midwestern Trump Voters Deal with Tariffs

Denny Mertz of Chesterfield, Mo., knows a thing or two about farm crises. He’d only been in the ag business a few years when the last big one hit. …

Politics

Australian CRISPR Nickase Patent

• <b>Patent covers paired Cas9 nickase technology to reduce off-target effects, advance gene therapy and research</b>• <b><br>Expands company’s foundational CRISPR</b> …

Genetics

Top tips for landlords conducting their own viewings

"Hosting your own viewings has become the norm now for UK home sellers but it isn’t as prevalent in the rental sector"<p>Although UK rents are on the …

Housing

Diary of an estate agent: Covent Garden

<b>Monday</b><br>After a weekend of browsing by potential customers, Monday morning is when new enquiries arrive and the quality of these is normally a sign as …

Covent Garden

Disney Takes Stand Against "Overzealous Copyright Holders"

The entertainment giant and its broadcast subsidiary ABC submit its response in court to a copyright lawsuit over "The Last Days of Michael …

Michael Jackson

Acology Shows Strong Quarter; 33% Business Increase; Canada Booming

CORONA, Calif., Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acology’s latest quarterly report has been released. Here are some of the highlights:<p>Business is up …

Intellectual Property

Government quietly drops plans to force councils to sell off social homes

The government has quietly dropped controversial plans to force local councils to sell off their highest value social honest.<p>Ministers said they had …

Housing

Equity release figures up 7.2% over past quarter

"The equity release market remains in good health and is still on course to be the strongest year ever for the sector"<p>New figures from Responsible …

Home Ownership

12 signs your strategic partnership has gone wrong

Organizations working through digital transformations frequently find they need an IT partner to get there. About half of the Forbes Global 2000 …

Intellectual Property

Automotive Companies Impacted by Expanded Section 301 Tariffs Given Possibility of Product-Specific Exclusions

Gregory HusisianRobert H. HueyJohn R. TrentacostaVanessa L. MillerJurisdiction: All FederalChinaAshley A. GiffordType of Law: Antitrust & Trade …

Law

Sidewalk Labs shares more development details, but questions still linger

The Google-affiliated Sidewalk Toronto initiative revealed sweeping plans for a section of the city’s waterfront Tuesday, but the contentious “smart …

Urban Design

10 Cheap Businesses You Can Start In South Africa That Offer Uniquely Local Relevance

Skilled tradesmen are always in demand. Whether you are a plumber, electrician, cabinetmaker, refrigeration expert, tiler or builder, there is a ton …

Small Business

Building the boroughs: council-led construction boom to bring 25,000 new homes to London in next five years

As the Government releases its new strategy to boost social housing, the capital is on the cusp of a construction revolution led by local …

Housing