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…

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…

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…

Marvellous Mbappe sets new Champions League records

A goal after just three minutes against Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday means Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe has set a Champions League record. Kylian Mbappe has become the first player in Champions League history to score in his first four…

Jurgen Klopp Reveals Exactly Why the Premier League Is So Much Tougher Than the Bundesliga

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp, twice a Bundesliga champion in charge of former club Borussia Dortmund, has admitted that the Premier League is a much tougher and more competitive environment than what he used to know in Germany, describing…

Terry bids emotional farewell ahead of imminent Chelsea exit

Chelsea skipper John Terry has written an emotive letter to thank everyone for their support throughout his career at Stamford Bridge. John Terry has released an emotional farewell letter ahead of his Chelsea departure at the end of the season. Chelsea…

Ex-Liverpool Star Urges Jurgen Klopp to Make Shock Swoop for Outgoing Chelsea Defender

Ex-Liverpool striker Dean Saunders has urged his former employers to make a shock move for departing Chelsea captain John Terry.  The central defender recently confirmed that he will leave Stamford Bridge this summer and bring an end…