It is not an uncommon thing for con artists to send fraudulent messages to motorists posing to be the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA). Over the years there have been many reports of drivers being contacted via text or email by someone claiming to be the DVLA either asking for money or offering a […]
Dark modes appear to be rising in prominence with Apple making it a headline feature of its new macOS Mojave update and the Outlook email client recently giving users an option to turn the lights off. Windows 10 users already have the option to turn on dark mode, but it has previously excluded File Explorer. […]
Facebook The two Australian divers that helped rescue the 12 members of a Thai soccer team and their coach will receive civilian honors. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said arrangements for honoring Richard Harris and Craig Challen were already underway. Harris medically assessed each boy prior to their rescue and was the last person to leave after the boys […]
This company’s futuristic home products tend to receive the type of praise and attention usually reserved for tech devices for good reason — they’re incredibly efficient, well-designed, and not at all gimmicky
The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. simplehuman/Instagram Simplehuman makes kitchen and bathroom products like trash cans, sensor-enabled soap dispensers, and dish racks that combine thoughtful design with futuristic aesthetic. Surprising for its category, simplehuman […]
A scientist who developed a lab test to predict whether children with cancer are susceptible to potentially life-threatening side effects from three chemotherapy drugs is now focusing on five other medications so parents and doctors can discuss safer, personalized treatment.
After a report over the weekend revealed that the researcher accused of giving analytics firm Cambridge Analytica improper access to Facebook user data also had access to data from Twitter’s API, Cambridge Analytica is denying that it worked with the researcher on data obtained from Twitter. Cambridge Analytica tweeted this morning that the firm “has […]
A Russian draft resolution calling to stop aggression against Syria has been turned down by the UN Security Council due to a lack of support during the vote. It was only supported by Russia, China and Bolivia. The Russian draft urged the US and its allies to “immediately and without delay cease the aggression against […]
Meghan Markle’s parents will be given a coat of arms, according to recent claims. This will see the American follow in the footsteps of Kate Middleton. The Duchess of Cambridge, 36, also had a coat of arms created for her father before she married Prince William, 35. It is the father of the person marrying […]
Cold housing can lead to chronic conditions, like lung and heart diseases and poor mental health, as well as heart attacks, strokes and falls. As part of the NHS’s Integrated Care System, residents who qualify will be offered stair lifts, boilers, insulation, heating and grants. Among the local authorities in England taking part in the […]
HOMES with vulnerable and elderly people will be given an “MoT” by inspectors after a report found poor housing costs the NHS £1.4bllion a year.