Top 10 Oldest Universities Around the World

The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Microsoft developing bone-conduction headset that guides the blind

While the act of walking down the street might be second nature to most of us, it can be a much more difficult experience for those who are blind or visually impaired. To combat the issue, Microsoft has developed a headset that uses bone-conducting…
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Galaxy Note 4: Full Details of Samsung Next Phablet Leak Weeks Ahead of Release

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The listing for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on the website of Indonesian retailer Eraphone which also lists a full spec sheet. Eraphone The full specifications of the latest product in Samsung's large smartphone/small tablet Galaxy Note range…

Can you own a language?

In its first-ever transparency report, the Wikimedia Foundation revealed a handful of odd stories about takedown requests sent to Wikipedia. Among the claims on public-domain books and monkey selfies was a curious request from 2012: that Wikipedia…

iPhone 6 Reportedly Launching Sooner Than Expected

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When it comes to Apple, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White has a mixed track record. He was the first Apple watcher to reveal that the company planned to launch an iPad mini, though details were scarce at the time, and he also was the first…
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Epigenetic Engineering: Silencing A Gene Can Cause Cancer

Cancer doesn't always begin with genetic mutations: simply turning a gene off is enough. Studies with mice has provided the first evidence that turning a gene on or off can cause cancer. The study gives hope on how epigenetic engineering (deliberately…

How Apple Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Big Screen

The line defining smartphones and tablets has been blurring for some time now, but it may reached its peak with the launch of the Fonepad from Asus, which the company describes as a "tablet with phone functions". While this may be an extreme…
Exclusive: Bastian Schweinsteiger On Jose Mourinho

Bastian Schweinsteiger On Mourinho and his Hopes for United

Exclusive: Bastian Schweinsteiger On Jose Mourinho and his Hopes for Manchester United He was the World Cup-winning captain demoted to train with Manchester Uniteds reserves by a manager seemingly hell-bent on humiliating him, his career…

6 Players Who Have Gone Through the Best Transformations in Their Careers

Footballers will rarely thrive if aren't continually looking to better themselves, physically, technically and mentally.. It's all about transforming into something bigger and better to reach the very top. Aritz Aduriz At some point around…

Benched! The 10 Premier League Players Who Have Spent the Most Time on the Subs' Bench This Season

It's hard to sympathise with Premier League footballers, with almost every single one of us willing to swap lives with them. However, don't be so quick to think that the life of a professional football player is everything it's made out to be. Sitting…
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Loud sex interrupts important tennis match

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The grunts and groans at a tennis match usually come from the court, not the apartment next door. Usually. Frances Tiafoe and Mitchell Krueger were in the midst of a Sarasota Open match when the distinctive sounds one might even call…