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The latest trailer for The Defenders promises blood and war

Marvel’s The Defenders will arrive ready to binge in just a few weeks, and Comic-Con can always be counted on to whet fans’ appetite for what’s to come. In the miniseries’ latest trailer, Alexandra (Sigourney Weaver) intones that she and ... Read More

Robot rower built for Cambridge University project

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Salvador Dali body to be exhumed for DNA test

Spanish surrealist artist Salvador Dali is to be exhumed on Thursday evening after a court ordered a paternity test. Pilar Abel, a tarot card reader from Girona, has spent 10 years trying to prove she is Dali's only child, and ... Read More

3D-printed drone’s space station pictures and other news

BBC Click’s Nick Kwek looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories including:Atari reveals more details about its new video game console, the Ataribox A security robot in Washington DC "drowns" after falling into a fountain ... Read More

MoneySuperMarket fined for sending seven million unwanted emails

Image copyright MoneySuperMarket Image caption The website compares prices on many services Price comparison website MoneySuperMarket has been fined £80,000 ($103,000) by the Information Commissioner's Office for sending more than seven million emails to people who had opted out of ... Read More

Dali’s moustache ‘intact at 10 past 10’, exhumation finds

Image copyright AFP/EPA Image caption Ms Martínez (right) says she was born in 1956 as a result of an affair between Dalí and her mother Salvador Dalí's moustache is intact in the "10 past 10" position, the surrealist painter's foundation ... Read More

Jaws and Star Wars make a magical debut at the Proms

Image copyright Mark Allan / BBC Image caption The concert saw three young musicians make their Proms debut It was Oboe-Wan Kenobi and Violindiana Jones at the Royal Albert Hall on Thursday, as the Proms paid tribute to film composer ... Read More

Jaws and Star Wars make a magical debut at the Proms

Image copyright Mark Allan / BBC Image caption The concert saw three young musicians make their Proms debut It was Oboe-Wan Kenobi and Violindiana Jones at the Royal Albert Hall on Thursday, as the Proms paid tribute to film composer ... Read More

Deborah Watling, Doctor Who companion, dies aged 69

Image caption Watling appeared with an Ice Warrior in a 1967 episode of Doctor Who Actress Deborah Watling, who played one of Patrick Troughton's companions in the early years of Doctor Who, has died at the age of 69.Watling played ... Read More

The Wonder Stuff Cheese and Grain, Frome 14.07.17 Live Review

While the "Theme from S'Express" was sitting proud at number one in April 1988, The Wonder Stuff first graced the charts at number seventy-two with "Give Give Give Me More More More". But did we gather at the Cheese and ... Read More

Lyft is now building its own self-driving technology, which is a big deal

Lyft believes that by 2021, “a majority” of its rides will be in autonomous vehicles. But up until recently, it has been reluctant to do any of the expensive work of building and installing the technology necessary to power these ... Read More

Newcastle University students targeted by cyber-scam

Image copyright Newcastle University Image caption Newcastle University has issued a warning about the fake site Newcastle University is warning prospective students not to give out personal details on a fraudulent website taking payments for courses. The fake site uses ... Read More

AI demo picks out recipes from food photos

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption One suggestion for spaghetti bolognese was "gunk on noodles". An algorithm created to identify recipes for food just from a photograph has been demonstrated by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).The neural ... Read More

What happened on the first day of Comic-Con?

A round-up of the film and TV events that made headlines on the first day of Comic-Con 2017.Kingsman: The Golden Circle kicks off proceedings Image copyright Twitter/KingsmanMovie The cast of Kingsman: The Golden Circle tweeted a picture of themselves on ... Read More

How Linkin Park made rap metal memorable

Image copyright Getty Images Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who has died aged 41, changed the dynamics of nu metal with his searingly personal lyrics and musical curiosity.Linkin Park weren't the first band to fuse metal and rap, but they ... Read More

Musk Hints That a Machine Could Rule the World from the Shadows

Last week, the governors of each of the 50 states in the US met for a conference in Rhode Island. It was part of a bipartisan effort to share resources and ideas for governing America’s many diverse communities. The summit ... Read More

Elon Musk Has Approval For NYC-DC Hyperloop

Everyone’s favorite eccentric billionaire is at it again. Elon Musk just tweeted that he had initial approval to construct a Hyperloop route connecting New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington DC. Total travel time from NYC to DC could be ... Read More

Are Kids’ Web-Connected Toys Spying on Them?

The Federal Bureau of Investigation this week released a public service announcement informing parents about potential risks of children’s smart toys. Devices with microphones, cameras, GPS tracking, Wi-Fi, or Bluetooth provide easy access for criminals to collect personal data about ... Read More

5 Cooking Apps for Wannabe Foodies

1. Handpick This was my first real cooking app I used. It basically saved me when I only have a few groceries in the fridge and couldn't afford to buy more. No matter what I had, it could find something ... Read More

Umsätze von NIIT Technologies stiegen im ersten Quartal von GJ 2018 im Jahresvergleich um 5,7 %

NOIDA, Indiana, July 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Gewinn nach Steuern steigt im Vorjahr um 79,5 % NIIT Technologies Limited (NSE: NIITTECH), eine führende globale Organisation für IT-Lösungen, gab heute seine Finanzergebnisse für das Quartal zum 30. Juni 2017 mit einer Umsatzsteigerung von ... Read More

Louis Tomlinson: Arctic Monkeys inspired my lyrics

Image copyright Sony Music Emerging from a boyband is a tricky business but, so far at least, the One Direction team has made a pretty good fist of it.Zayn Malik has carved a niche in pervy electropop; Harry Styles is ... Read More

Stargate is coming back as a digital-only prequel series

The long-running science fiction franchise Stargate will be returning later this fall with a new digital show from MGM called Stargate Origins. The announcement was made today at San Diego Comic-Con, during a 20th anniversary retrospective on the series Stargate ... Read More

BMW ‘favouring Oxford’ to build new electric Mini

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Workers at the Cowley plant, where BMW makes Minis, had been on strike BMW's Oxford factory is the favoured location for building an electric version of the Mini, sources have claimed.Two sources told Reuters ... Read More

WhatsApp video messages ‘blocked’ in China

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World first for Derry theatre’s Minecraft play

Image copyright Minecraft Image caption Mincraft is a hugely popular game with children A Londonderry theatre is to host the world's first play performed by both human actors and avatars - digitised versions of the cast - in the computer ... Read More

Olly Murs cancelled gigs: ‘No refunds’ for fans

Image copyright PA Image caption The singer had been set to perform at Powderham Castle, Exeter and Kings Park, Bournemouth Many ticketholders for cancelled Olly Murs concerts in Dorset and Devon will not be refunded after the promoter went bust.The ... Read More

Would using an eye scanner make mobile banking secure?

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Kodi magazine ‘directs readers to pirate content’

Image caption The Complete Guide to Kodi is on sale at a number of retailers A British magazine is directing readers to copyright-infringing software, the Federation Against Copyright Theft (Fact) has said.Kodi is a free, legal media player for computers ... Read More

French singer Barbara Weldens dies on stage in concert

Image copyright YouTube Image caption Weldens released her first album in February and was in the middle of a concert tour An up-and-coming French singer, Barbara Weldens, has collapsed and died in the middle of a concert at a festival.The ... Read More

French singer Barbara Weldens dies on stage in concert

Image copyright YouTube Image caption Weldens released her first album in February and was in the middle of a concert tour An up-and-coming French singer, Barbara Weldens, has collapsed and died in the middle of a concert at a festival.The ... Read More

BBC pay: What else did we learn?

Image copyright Reuters/PA Image caption Claudia Winkleman and Alex Jones are the top female earners The dust has barely begun to settle on the BBC revealing its stars' salaries, but people are still talking about it. We found out the ... Read More

BBC pay: What else did we learn?

Image copyright Reuters/PA Image caption Claudia Winkleman and Alex Jones are the top female earners The dust has barely begun to settle on the BBC revealing its stars' salaries, but people are still talking about it. We found out the ... Read More

Latitude Festival 2017 Review

It was yet another successful weekend for Latitude Festival at Henham Park in Southwold, Suffolk, which has been the home of the biggest ‘small festival’ in Britain since 2006. With their traditionally bold approach to their booking, including putting up-and-coming ... Read More

This $500 ridable Star Wars landspeeder is the most decadent Christmas present

For better or worse, San Diego Comic-Con isn’t just about comics: it’s about movies and television shows, cosplay, celebrity panels, trailer reveals, and, of course, toys. Case in point: the X-34 Landspeeder from wagon-maker Radio Flyer. The toy car, designed ... Read More

Laptop ban: US lifts restrictions on Saudi Arabian flights

Image copyright Getty Images The ban on laptops in cabins of direct flights from Saudi Arabia to the United States has been lifted according to Saudi Arabian Airlines.It says two hub airports which serve the US have received clearance from ... Read More

Dark net guns shipped in old printers

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Guns are being sold via dark net sites and shipped hidden in old printers or stereos Criminals and terrorists are using the so-called dark net to buy weapons, a new study has suggested.Those selling ... Read More

Slavery series from Game of Thrones creators facing backlash

The creators of Game of Thrones are facing criticism after announcing a new drama, set in a world where slavery is still legal.It's called Confederate and they say it "chronicles the events leading to the Third American Civil War".Some fans ... Read More

Radiohead defy critics to play Israel

Image copyright EPA Image caption "Playing in a country isn't the same as endorsing its government," said Thom Yorke Radiohead have defied critics, and supporters of a cultural boycott, to play a gig in Israel on Wednesday.In fact, the group ... Read More

Google Fights Bad Bugs With Good Bugs in California

Bad bugs, bad bugs, whatcha gonna do? Whatcha gonna do when they come for you? Mosquitoes are among the deadliest animals on Earth; the Aedes aegypti species carries diseases like dengue, Zika, yellow fever, and chikungunya. But Alphabet’s life sciences ... Read More

Google Glass Reborn: Enterprise Edition Now Available

Google Glass is back from the dead. And with a much more advantageous ambition. Project lead Jay Kothari on Tuesday announced the new Glass Enterprise Edition, available now to businesses—not tech enthusiasts. “Workers in many fields, like manufacturing, logistics, field ... Read More

Bios Incube Grows Trees From Human Cremains

Some people scatter the ashes of loved ones. Others bury them in a cemetery or keep them in an urn on the mantle. For the eco-friendly—in life and in death—there is another option. Bios Urn Environment, makers of the first ... Read More

You Can Now Learn High Valyrian from DuoLingo

Game of Thrones is back for another season, and the return to Westeros has been pretty great so far. And given how beautifully the show is shot, some might want to immerse themselves completely in the Seven Kingdoms. Sadly, we can’t ... Read More

North Koreas racist ideology and how it connects to Imperial Japan

6.How North Korea’s leadership maintained power after Communism fell in the early 1990s and during the famine. In 1989, the Soviet Union and the Eastern Bloc fell and at around this time China opened up to Capitalism.Due to the fall ... Read More

Meet Rob Spence, the film-maker with the camera eye

Rob Spence is a film-maker who is blind in one eye. Nine years ago he replaced his eye with a tiny video camera. The camera is not connected to his optic nerve but sends its footage to a receiver. He ... Read More

OnePlus admits 911 emergency call glitch

Image copyright AFP Image caption Chief executive Pete Lau with the OnePlus 5 Phonemaker OnePlus has admitted a glitch in some of its devices prevented people making calls to the emergency services.The issue was highlighted on Reddit, where a customer ... Read More

428,400 U.S. Properties With Foreclosure Filings In First Six Months Of 2017, Down 20 Percent From Year Ago

IRVINE, Calif., July 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation's largest multi-sourced property database, today released its Midyear 2017 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report™, which shows a total of 428,400 U.S. properties with foreclosure filings — default ... Read More

 

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