Home


Relive Sonic the Hedgehog’s glory days with this eclectic remix album

2017 is shaping up to be a big year for Sonic. Later this year, we will see the launch of two new games starring the iconic Sega character, including both the old-school Sonic Mania, and the more modern (and 3D!) ... Read More

Man asks Twitch users to pick shares for $50,000 portfolio

Software engineer Mike Roberts is asking strangers on the internet to invest $50,000 (£39,000) of his own money into the stock market.Viewers can vote on stocks over a five minute period and when the time is up the stock with ... Read More

Invented in The North: Jet-propelled mobility scooter tested

A jet-powered mobility scooter has reached speeds of over 70mph on a North Yorkshire airfield.Tom Bagnall, an amateur engineer, built the vehicle out of two old turbo units and is featured in a new programme about aviation innovations invented in ... Read More

Life-size Ed Sheeran cake gives fans something to chew on

A baker has produced a life-size cake in the form of singer Ed Sheeran.The edible version of the chart-topping superstar was made by Lara Clarke, who runs a cake business in Walsall, West Midlands, to help mark the tenth birthday ... Read More

The cheapest pint at Glastonbury

Revellers at the first ever Glastonbury in 1970 each got a free pint of milk. Nearly 50 years on, it's still delivered direct to people's tents - but it costs £1.20 a pint.Much of the milk comes from the Eavis's ... Read More

China’s ‘straddling bus’ hits its final roadblock

Image copyright Photo by Imaginechina/REX/Shutterstock It seemed like a glimpse into the city of tomorrow - but China's "straddling bus" was riddled by doubts early on and now is headed for the scrap yard. The futuristic idea was a bus ... Read More

Aadhar: Why is India’s biometric scheme so controversial?

The Indian government is in the midst of enrolling all of its citizens in the world’s largest domestic biometric identification system. Aadhar, which means foundation, started as a voluntary programme to help Indians get food subsidies and welfare benefits. But ... Read More

Midge Ure and Tony Hadley back Kenny Thomas daughter appeal

Soul singer Kenny Thomas has spoken of his efforts to raise funds so his four-year-old daughter can receive alternative treatment for a brain tumour.Thomas started an online appeal after his daughter, Christina, was diagnosed with a midbrain glioma in February ... Read More

Dr Luke and Kesha’s mum reportedly drop lawsuits against each other

Dr Luke and Kesha's mum, Pebe Sebert, have reportedly agreed to drop defamation lawsuits against each other.The music producer had accused Serbert of "tortious interference" (legal speak for wrongful interference) in the contract between himself and Kesha.Serbert responded to Luke, ... Read More

Hampstead

Hampstead Review By Rich Cline Deliberately appealing to older audiences, this undemanding comedy-drama comes with a hint of social relevance in its true story about an outcast who takes on the system in a leafy corner of London. While the ... Read More

Scientists are racing to predict where the next pandemic will start

In a race to prevent future deadly pandemics, scientists are trying to pinpoint the animals and regions where the next Ebola or Zika might arise — before the viruses start harming people. But some experts argue that it makes more ... Read More

Indian teen celebrates as Nasa sends satellite to space

[unable to retrieve full-text content] ... Read More

Google Glass announces update and other tech news

BBC Click's Kathleen Hawkins looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories including:The first update from Google Glass in three yearsThe resignation of Uber's embattled chief executive Travis KalanickMore petrol stations in the UK to have ... Read More

Never Go to Bed Angry with Climate-Controlled Smartduvet

Summer is upon us. And that means sticky, sweaty nights struggling to find the right balance of duvet coverage to bare legs. A challenge made harder by your sleeping partner’s differing temperature preferences. Smartduvet, Montreal-based inventor of the self-making comforter, ... Read More

Self-Driving Potato Pet is Better Than a Cat

Middle-school science teaches us how to make a potato-powered light bulb: Using pennies, zinc-plated nails, copper wire, and a simple spud, we create chemical reactions that generate a small amount of voltage. But what happens when you add an energy ... Read More

How to survive Glastonbury

[unable to retrieve full-text content] ... Read More

Vegetable Orchestra plays Glastonbury

They were only formed this morning but the Carrot Get Enough Orchestra have already played Glastonbury, appeared on Radio 2 and been booked to play another major festival.Led by Finnish musician Vicky O’Neon (we hope that’s her real name), they’ve ... Read More

Zipwhip Wins #4 in Seattle Business Magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For

SEATTLE, June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipwhip, a Seattle-based provider of landline, VoIP, and toll free text messaging software, was named one of Washington's 100 Best Companies to Work For in an annual ranking compiled by Seattle Business magazine. This is the first year Zipwhip has participated, and ... Read More

How safe is your internet router?

[unable to retrieve full-text content] ... Read More

Sheryl Sandberg: Tools like Facebook ‘used for evil and good’

Facebook's Online Civil Courage Initiative wants to spread the reach of non-governmental organisations tackling extremist and hate speech online. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg spoke at the launch of the initiative in London, warning of the danger of tools like ... Read More

Google to stop scanning Gmail for creating targeted ads

Alphabet Inc's Google said on Friday it would stop scanning Gmail content for creating personalized ads from later this year, bringing the widely-used email service in line with its enterprise offering, G Suite. The decision was outlined in a blog ... Read More

Clean Bandit ‘abused’ over new song with Marina and the Diamonds

Image copyright John Phillips Image caption The band received two Brit Award nominations for Rockabye earlier this year After a wait of two years, pop group Clean Bandit have released a sought-after song called Disconnect, to coincide with their set ... Read More

Snapchat’s newest feature is also its biggest privacy threat

Earlier this week, Snapchat introduced Snap Map, an opt-in function that allows you to share your location with your friends on a map. Snapchat’s introduction video to Snap Map, seen above, focuses on sharing the location of posted Snaps to ... Read More

Tech Tent: Uber at a crossroads

Stream or download the latest Tech Tent podcast Listen to previous episodes on the BBC website Listen live every Friday at 15:00 GMT on the BBC World Service On the Tech Tent podcast this week, we explore the stunning resignation ... Read More

Router hack risk ‘not limited to Virgin Media’

Image caption Virgin Media's Super Hub 2 had a weak default password A weakness that left thousands of Virgin Media routers vulnerable to attack also affects devices by other providers, security experts suggest.Virgin Media's Super Hub 2 was criticised for ... Read More

Kate Nash: Music industry ‘doesn’t support artists’

Kate Nash says the music industry makes young artists "feel like they're failing".It's 10 years since her debut album Made of Bricks, and that's made the singer reflect on how industry bosses treated her."I look back on myself, and some ... Read More

Simon Cowell’s Grenfell single tops chart

Image copyright Nic-Serpell Rand Image caption Rita Ora, Kelly Jones and Stormzy all appear on the track A single to raise money for those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire has topped this week's chart - despite only being released ... Read More

Super Mario fan makes augmented reality game

[unable to retrieve full-text content] ... Read More

Google scrubs medical records from search

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Information about plastic surgery procedures was stolen in a hack attack Medical records of private individuals will no longer be findable via a Google search, reports Bloomberg.The news organisation noticed that the search giant ... Read More

The Wedding Present – Bristol O2 Academy 15.06.17 Live Review

Bristol's middle-aged moshpit, spurred on by some younger pogoing devotees, bounced their way through The Wedding Present's debut album "George Best" one last time in a live setting. Celebrating its thirtieth birthday, David Gedge was the only surviving member of ... Read More

The Wedding Present – Bristol O2 Academy 15.06.17 Live Review

Bristol's middle-aged moshpit, spurred on by some younger pogoing devotees, bounced their way through The Wedding Present's debut album "George Best" one last time in a live setting. Celebrating its thirtieth birthday, David Gedge was the only surviving member of ... Read More

Question Time host Dimbleby boots out audience member

[unable to retrieve full-text content] ... Read More

Did Goldie just reveal who Banksy is?

Image copyright Reuters / Getty Image caption Goldie referred only to a man named "Rob" during the chat There are more rumours about the identity of Banksy, after Goldie appeared to reveal who he is in an interview.The DJ referred ... Read More

Amazon’s vision for the future: delivery drone beehives in every city

Amazon’s drone delivery program stopped being a joke a while ago, but the company still has to overcome serious challenges to make the technology actually work. One of these is getting drones near enough to large populations so they’re more ... Read More

Two Britons arrested over Microsoft hack

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The hack attacks targeted internal customer information Two men have been arrested for their part in an alleged plan to hack into Microsoft's network.A 22-year-old from Sleaford and a 25-year-old from Bracknell were detained by ... Read More

WannaCry helps speeding drivers dodge fines in Australia

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Peak hour traffic in Melbourne as the morning fog makes way for sunrise Hackers behind the infamous WannaCry virus have inadvertently helped lead-footed Australian drivers avoid costly speeding fines.Fifty five traffic cameras, most in ... Read More

Girl Scouts Learn to Fight Cyber Threats with New Badges

Who run the world? Girl Scouts who can identify and prevent cyberattacks. Security firm Palo Alto Networks and Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) have teamed up to premier 18 national Girl Scout cybersecurity badges. The first in the series ... Read More

GE CEO Calls BS on Job Automation Fears

The idea that factories will be run by robots in five years is “bullshit,” according to outgoing General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt. It will probably take at least six or seven years. Joking aside, Immelt has joined Alphabet Executive Chairman ... Read More

Antiques Roadshow Faberge ornament ‘valued at £1m’

Image caption The intricate Faberge ornament was reportedly valued at £1m Antiques Roadshow experts say a Faberge ornament they recently valued could be one of the most significant finds in the show's history. Jewellery expert Geoffrey Munn valued the intricate ... Read More

Woody Allen: ‘I’m a complete untalented amateur’

Woody Allen is to play at the Royal Albert Hall next week. It will be Woody Allen & His New Orleans Jazz Band's first show in London since 2004.The Hollywood director has shrugged off any nerves over the performance, branding ... Read More

Integrated Defense and Security Solutions (IDSS) Advanced Checkpoint CT Scanner demonstration at Boston Logan International Airport

ARMONK, N.Y., June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Defense and Security Solutions (IDSS), a security systems manufacturer with locations in New York and Massachusetts, announced today that its government-certified advanced checkpoint scanner, the DETECT™ 1000, has been installed at Boston's Logan ... Read More

Mexican president denies spying on journalists, lawyers and activists

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Enrique Peña Nieto strongly denied the claims in a speech in Jalisco Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has strongly denied his government spied on prominent journalists and activists by hacking their phones.He said there was ... Read More

Could XPrize tablets replace teachers in Tanzania?

An estimated 250 million children around the world cannot read, write, or demonstrate basic arithmetic skills. Many of these children are in developing countries without regular access to quality schools or teachers.The Global Learning XPrize is a challenge to teams ... Read More

Trump meets wireless, drone executives on new technologies

By David Shepardson | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump offered support for emerging technologies including unmanned aerial vehicles and next-generation wireless networks in a meeting on Thursday with the chiefs of AT&T Inc and General Electric Co and other ... Read More

Harry Styles’ stepfather Robin Twist dies aged 57 after ‘long cancer battle’

Harry Styles' stepfather Robin Twist has died aged 57 after a "long cancer battle".The singer acted as the best man at Robin's wedding to his mum, Anne Cox, in Congleton, Cheshire, in 2013.The family has released a statement saying: "Harry's ... Read More

‘Phenomenal’ buildings win architecture awards

Image copyright Paul Karalius Image caption The brief for this new biomass plant was to provide a new landmark in the place of the demolished Tinsley Cooling Towers in Sheffield A biomass power plant, a cathedral and a library are ... Read More

Airbnb reportedly launching a premium tier to compete with hotels

Airbnb is getting ready to launch a new premium service meant to attract higher-paying travelers, according to Bloomberg. This tier will try to lure new customers who have yet to try the platform because they prefer the amenities that come ... Read More




Beware of other sites you have never heard of giving you news, a lot of them are just wanting to feed you multiple popup adverts and malware

Visit us on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/notinthemainstreamnews/
We use all our content under fair use to compare who is Fake and who is not, we do not claim ownership at all, all stories are published by the owners as FREE RSS Feeds.

Othen.bizRegisteredgites.com Giteinfrance.biz – Simonothen.com = Northernsoulers.uk – LaBataille.co.uk


 

Special Promotion

Fancy a holiday in rural France ?

Find your ideal holiday accommodation in France, with peace of mind that all our properties are officially registered

Our aim is to provide potential holiday makers with a choice of properties, all of which are officially recognised by the French authorities as holiday lettings.  Every gite and holiday accommodation on our website is registered in France in one of two ways. It is either registered with the local Mayor as a tourism/short stay property or is is registered as a holiday letting business in France and so has a SIRET number. We will not advertise any properties unless we have seen evidence of this. If you want anymore information about this, please do contact us.

Follow us on Twitter 


Dont forget to “Like” us on Facebook


Other Video sections include:  Disclose TV – Twit Podcasts – Coming Soon our own Youtube Channel

We also recommend the excellent “No Agenda Podcast”  with Adam Curry & John C Dvorak