The past few years have been stormy for Iceland, a country threatened by volcanoes and brought low by bankers. Now, Icelanders are thinking of puttin
At least eight women in Myanmar belonging to the long-persecuted Muslim minority Rohingya say Burmese soldiers raped or sexually abused them. The claims have come amid a bloody crackdown by the Myanm
The ongoing failure to get UK productivity going again since the financial crisis has been called a “productivity puzzle” by economists.
Pokémon GO is enjoying another moment in the sun right now thanks to the Halloween update, but daily quests could be even more important to the game's long term success.
The tech giant unveiled a new line of computers on Thursday.
Some couples are finding that an addiction to technology is putting a strain on their marriages.
A spacecraft has sent back the last bit of data from its 2015 flyby of Pluto
A new Cuban lung cancer vaccine is coming to the United States, the Roswell Park Cancer Center announced Wednesday. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a clinical trial for the vaccination
Uber claim taxis would completely reduce commuting times, and say their aircraft will complete an over two hour ride in just 15 minutes.
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“Orange Is the New Black” star Taryn Manning took to Twitter to slam In Touch Weekly after the publication claimed producers on the show demanded she go to rehab for alcoholism Thursday. Manning accu
The therapy, developed by a teaching hospital in Berlin, teaches men to develop strategies to stop themselves from acting on their tendencies (stock image) and have compassion.
Back in June, I wrote a piece that we may have hit Peak Amazon, i.e. the apex for the retailing giant that the world would only recognize in retrospect. It was a glorious time. The company reported a
The sheer volume of cyber-attacks means it’s near impossible for businesses to be aware of every threat.
As the candidacy of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has taken a nose dive in recent weeks, a once unthinkable scenario has been bubbling to the surface. While Democrats had been eyeing a
President Barack Obama may be Hillary Clinton's biggest weapon on the campaign trail, but his support should not suggest that they agree on everything.
Brooks HaysLONDON, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Researchers at Imperial College London designed and produced a cosmic microwave background model using a 3D printer.
Sure, there are always dozens of Halloween-themed films airing on television this Oct. 31, but what beats seeing a horror film in the darkened movie theater? Not much else! Ahead of 2016’s All Hallow
The company behind Europe's largest fintech accelerator space has launched a new innovation centre set to become the "beating heart" of the Here East technology hub in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
If the only way dark matter interacts is gravitationally, then why can't it collapse to form black holes?
Mark Zuckerberg has a history of social good, a global network of millennials and is one of the world's richest men. Here's to getting him elected in 2024.
For decades, citizens of the world have handled many threats — perceived or real — to our society and planet. But we’ve always kept it together, stayed vigilant, and watched the latest Sci Fi
(Reuters) - Comma.ai is canceling development of a planned self-driving device after U.S. safety regulators threatened to prohibit its sale, the San Francisco-based startup company said Friday on Twit
Patients at the Elmhurst Hospital in New York City could see an additional doctor in the room when undergoing a non-invasive procedure. The hospital has added a robot called the da Vinci to the surgi
The world sits on the precipice of demise, and the drop of a metaphorical pin -- or the rise of a few global degrees -- can easily end it all.
Our daily pick of the best free Windows software – find and launch any program with just a couple of keystrokes.
A new amendment to the Digital Economy Bill will force search engines to remove links to sites with pirated content or face heavy fines.
Forrester's 2017 Predictions: The business, leadership, customer experience and technology dynamics that will shape the future in the age of the customer.
False teeth and bad back emojis, the brainchild of a frustrated grandmother, could soon be in use after being sent off for official approval.
The countries that decide the fate of Antarctica's waters reached an historic agreement on Friday to create the world's largest marine protected area
With the latest presidential polls suggesting the battle between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is tightening, the possibility remains that the race for the White House could go on into the early h
A disgruntled Hello Games employee tweeted that No Man's Sky 'was a mistake' this morning on Twitter.
'The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition' is now out, and the press has only had their hands on it for a few hours. Here are some initial thoughts about the remaster.
The verdict is in – Uber drivers in the UK are entitled to holiday pay, rest breaks and the National Living Wage.