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How Advertisers Secretly Steal Your Login Details

Ever wondered why you those pesky adverts follow you around the internet after you have searched for something to buy online? One reason is ad spammers are stealing your email address without you knowing with secret forms. A team of web...

Cryptocurrency – The Final Frontier for Star Trek’s Kirk

Star Trek’s Captain Kirk - actor William Shatner - has crossed the financial frontier to launch his own cryptocurrency. His start-up Third Millennia is offering a blockchain solution for collectors who need to prove their ownership and authenticity of real...

Where Bitcoin Is Worth A Score Of 11 Points

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency speak have arrived as counter-cultures as they take their place in an official dictionary. Bitcoin is among a host of new words in the Merriam-Webster Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, even though the term won a place in...

Stephen Hawking’s Star Burns Bright Among The Greats Of Science

The annals of science include some great names - Darwin, Einstein, Newton and Galileo to name a few - but Stephen Hawking star burns bright among them. Hawking’s triumph is even more impressive because he fought for decades against a...

Going Underground – The Amazing Depthscrapers

While the rest of the world was planning skyscrapers reaching to the heavens, planners in Tokyo were looking to dig deep. In the 1930s, they drafted plans for ‘depthscrapers’ to defy earthquakes by building enormous buildings reaching dozens of storeys...

Does Project xCloud Mean The Death Of Gaming Consoles?

Microsoft is ling up alongside Sony and Google with a game streaming service that is likely to be the death knell for consoles. The Seattle software giant is launching Project xCloud in the autumn to compete with Sony’s PlayStation Now...

Crypto Ratings Fall Flat For Most Coins

Improving technology is underpinning rising confidence in cryptocurrency investors, according to rating company Weiss Crypto Ratings. The company has rated cryptocurrencies for technology improvement for long-term investors and risk and reward for short term investors. Top of the table is...

Access Alexa From Any Windows 10 Device

Just say the magic word Alexa and you can access the Amazon assistant hands free from any device running Windows 10. The latest Windows version of the upgrades the previous version which only allowed Alexa to respond if a push-to-speak...

Microsoft Update May Smash Your Windows

A brand new Windows 10 mega update is on the way - but Microsoft warns the software upgrade may crash some devices. The update is the second planned major change to the operating system this year and offers repairs for...

Myspace – Years Of Data Gone But Not Forgotten

Social networking site for creatives Myspace has been withering away for a long time. Started in 2003 by Tom Anderson and Chris Dewolfe, the site was the place to be online. How times have changed and the final nail in the...

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Is It Possible For Any Politician To Tell The Truth?

It’s fast becoming impossible for ordinary voters to know which politicians to believe. The days of honest statesmen brokering deals...

Melting Ice Cap Could Raise Oceans 11 Feet Within A Century

As 11,000 scientists from around the world unite to declare a global climate emergency, a terrifying warning from the past predicts sea levels could...

Internet Music Service Out Of Tune With Copyright Law

The internet dilemma of who owns the rights to content has just taken a new twist with a ruling by the High Court in...

And The Word Of The Year For 2019 Is…

English is changing all the time as new words fall in and out of fashion, and the latest in vogue phrase is ‘climate strike’,...

Wildfires – How Science Is Helping To Dampen The Flames

Wild fires raging in some corner of the world seem to be hot off the press and in the news a lot. Huge fires have...