Essential buys the company behind Newton Mail

The Newton Mail subscription service might be dead, but its owner just found an unusual lifeline. Essential has acquired Newton developer CloudMagic for an unspecified amount. The phone maker didn’t say just what it would do with its new purchase, but said it was constantly searching for companies that could “accelerate [its] product roadmap.” Terms […]

I’m A Celebrity 2018: Holly Willoughby sends fans into frenzy over behind the scenes news

Fleur East, John Barrowman, Emily Atack and Harry Redknapp gave a very special performance on the ITV show. Through the medium of song and dance, they told their I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! stories so far. The footage shown on the show lasted around five minutes, but Holly Willoughby had some exciting news […]

Behind the quest to control a wheelchair with a smile

Facial recognition software has earned a difficult reputation over the past few years, what with its massive privacy implications and ease of being misused by governments and retailers alike, but the technology has just as many beneficial applications. Take the Wheelie 7, for example. While travelling a few years ago, Dr. Paulo Pinheiro was struck […]

Behind the mind-boggling human carpentry of Catalonia’s castellers

Jen Rose Smith December 5, 2018 Share this article Equal parts flesh and architecture, the castellers’ craft is a kind of human carpentry, in which lean-limbed children play an essential role. Jen Rose Smith gets to the heart of this very proud, and very Catalonian tradition. By noon on Saint Ursula day, October 21st, the […]

This Is Us Recap: The Mystery Behind Jack's Necklace Solved!

Need to catch up? Check out the previous This Is Us recap here. The title of This Is Us‘ Thanksgiving episode promises “Six Thanksgivings,” and you can bet your turkey feathers that the show delivers every single one of those feasts. The Pearsons and their pals gather together to ask the Lord’s blessing in various timelines […]

New Jersey couple, homeless vet behind viral $400k GoFundMe accused of ‘get-rich-quick’ conspiracy, theft

The Today Show/YouTube Three people involved in the viral GoFundMe campaign that raised $ 400,000 for a homeless vet have reportedly been charged with conspiracy and theft offenses. An NBC 10 source says couple Mark D’Amico and Kate McClure turned themselves in to prosecutors on Wednesday. It is not known whether homeless veteran Johnny Bobbitt […]

Bush cricket the secret behind Georgia’s rapid rise

Getting hit by men in bush cricket has not broken teenage legspinner Georgia Wareham, instead it has given her the perseverance required to force her way into the Australian women’s T20 team. At 19, Wareham has been one of the surprises for Australia as she continues to hold her spot with experienced tweaker Jess Jonassen […]

The ‘Madman’ Behind Trump’s Trade Theory

“No one’s more careful about what they buy,” Peter Navarro told me recently. The director of the Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy was explaining that he reads labels closely and avoids products made in China. “People need to be mindful of the high cost of low prices,” he said. In Navarro’s telling, those cheap […]

Man City boss Pep Guardiola reveals reason behind on-field RANT at Raheem Sterling

Pep Guardiola’s men dominated their local rivals with a display of passing quality and attacking incision which reflected their spot atop the Premier League table. David Silva bagged the first goal 12 minutes in and Sergio Aguero added another at the start of the second half. Anthony Martial did breathe life into the away end […]