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All smiles as Run for Joel raises £27,000

A charity fundraiser in aid of three Black Country terror victims raised more than £27,000.
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Following an emergency decision to move to Amazon Web Services, Iceland’s Wow Air has wholeheartedly bought into the cloud
The six-and-a-half hour spacewalk is scheduled to begin about 8 a.m. EDT, Friday, and NASA TV will provide complete coverage beginning at 6:30 a.m. EDT.
US-based customer service solutions firm Zendesk is open for acquisitions in India among other countries, as part of its global strategy, to add technology to its existing capabilities. The company, w
As per reports, the Indian space agency is preparing for two launches in the next two months from Sriharikota. 
Codenamed “Vault 7”, the leak contains 8,761 documents detailing the various hacking strategies implemented by the CIA.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp has informed its main lenders it is planning for U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co LLC to file for bankruptcy on March 31, people briefed on the matter
Uber has been involved in a long list of scandals recently that have made the future of the ride service uncertain. There had been rumors that Uber founder and CEO Travis Kalanick was expected to step
The new S3 Classic will have the same minimalist look and silver rotating bezel, which lets users answer or reject calls, read messages and access apps.
WWE “Total Divas” star Paige's fiancé Alberto Del Rio responded to the nude photo and sex tape leak Thursday. Del Rio said in a statement he will not be attending WrestleCon, a wrestling convention s
 An Amber Alert was issued in the Cathedral City, California, when an unknown suspect stole a white Honda Accord, with two Hispanic male toddlers aged 1 and 2. The incident happened around 6:44 p.m.
Software does not just help companies achieve greater profits. It also comes with risks that they need to take seriously.
Scotland Yard’s top anti-terror officer Mark Rowley said in a press briefing Friday that the birth name of the attacker, who was identified as Khalid Masood, was Adrian Russell Ajao. Rowley also reve
The program, dubbed CancerLocator, works by looking for specific molecular patterns in cancer DNA. It was created by a team from the University of California at Los Angeles.
Ben Affleck is a doting dad to his three kids with Jennifer Garner. In fact, he recently spent some quality time with each child separately. On Wednesday, Affleck was spotted with one of his kids at
A new projection technique for persistence of vision displays will allow images to be up to 200m tall on buildings.
Researchers hope to bypass the electricity stage by tapping into the enormous amount of energy that reaches Earth in the form of light from the sun.
US politicians have voted to let ISPs gather and sell data about what Americans do online.
Plans to open 100 stores in India this year
The TV manufacturer is releasing 22 new curved sets this year.
Nicki Minaj just revealed on social media that she’s finally returning to America after her busy schedule abroad. The “Anaconda” hitmaker made her announcement just hours after Mariah Carey dropped t
Twitter, could soon release a updated Tweetdeck globally with more searching and publishing tools for $20 (£16) a month. It will be aimed at professionals.
Many judgements from courts in England and Wales are still not being made public.
Amy Schumer has announced that she will no longer be joining Sony’s live-action “Barbie.” However, the “Snatched” star said that she is still looking forward to seeing the film on the big screen. “Sa
The supermassive black hole continues to move at 7.5 mln km per hour, a speed that would get you from the Earth to the Moon in three minutes.
President Donald Trump is expected to nominate John J. Sullivan to be the deputy secretary of state, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing anonymous U.S. officials familiar with the development.
The In/Out line judge, which uses artificial intelligence to make line calls, was created by a French inventor based in Palo Alto who was sick of squabbles on the court.
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Danish electronic payments provider Nets will cooperate with anti-money laundering software developer Chainalysis to help banks validate bitcoin transactions and comply with reg
The ambitious plans were revealed by the Ministry of Transport's top official, Mr Pang King Keong, at the Business Times Leaders' Forum in Singapore this week.
The British-led effort to break the World Land Speed Record is delayed by cash-flow problems to 2018.
Google's smart AI update is now available on the latest two OnePlus flagships.
Their gripes may seem trivial to us, but how many worlds have you single-handedly saved? Hmm ... Cartoon by Steve Napierski.
There is a still what can only be described as a pandemic of fraud out there.
Samsung has unveiled a new version of its Gear S3 Classic smartwatch, and it’s making a buzz online since it comes with independent LTE connectivity. The annual watch and jewelry trade show Baselworl

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