Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan was keen to find out why the government had not put testing in place for those arriving in the UK. Nadhim Zahawi explained they felt it was “pointless” testing arrivals when they got to the UK which left Morgan furious as he demanded to know why the UK was […]
Peter M. Lenkov on Why Hawaii Five-0 Is Ending, Who Was/Wasn’t Leaving, and How Series Finale ‘Checks Every Box’
RELATED STORIES Hawaii Five-0 showrunner Peter M. Lenkov says he often planned out his season finales as if they might need to end the series as well, the TV business being unpredictable as it is. That prudence paid off this time around, as Friday’s Season 10 finale will bring the CBS reboot’s run to a […]
UK to question Tinder, Grindr over age checks in dating apps
Tinder and Grindr are about to face close scrutiny over their age policies. The UK’s Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Jeremy Wright, plans to ask the dating app giants about their age verification and safety systems after a Sunday Times report revealed dozens of incidents of sexual assault and exploitation against […]
Ukraine formally lifts entry ban for Russian males but maintains enhanced border checks
With the end of martial law imposed over the Kerch Strait incident, Kiev has lifted its entry ban for Russian men. But intensive searches of all Russian citizens at the border will continue, Ukraine’s customs chief has stated. Ukraine temporarily banned Russian males, aged 16-60, into the country following the imposition of martial law last […]
Conners Recap: Checks and Balances — Plus, Can Darlene & Ben Make It Work?
Fall behind? Read our previous The Conners recap here. This week on The Conners, Dan loses his patience with Jackie’s unemployed boyfriend, while Darlene gets dating advice from an unexpected source. Dan is unamused when Jackie gets Peter a $ 3,000 Vespa for Christmas. He agrees to make the necessary repairs, but only for his sister-in-law’s sake. […]
Blood pressure checks at train stations
COMMUTERS will be able to check their blood pressure at railway stations in a bid to find the “missing millions” of Britons unwittingly at risk of a heart attack or stroke. Football clubs, pharmacies and barbers will also offer the free service.
Prostate cancer symptoms: How are checks for prostate cancer carried out?
Prostate cancer symptoms usually don’t appear until the cancerous growth is large enough to put pressure on the urine-carrying tube. Signs of this cancer, the most common in men, include difficulty starting to urinate or emptying the bladder, a weak urine flow or feeling as though the bladder hasn’t emptied properly, according to charity Prostate […]
How Facebook Checks Facts and Polices Hate Speech
Chief Product Officer Chris Cox talks to WIRED about disinformation, filter bubbles, and the prospect of regulation. https://media.wired.com/photos/5b367172a2bff9692c40a664/master/pass/ChrisCox-FB-Biz-603204256.jpg
Florida issued 1000s of concealed carry permits without background checks for more than a year
A Florida agency in charge of vetting applicants for concealed gun carry permits didn’t run tens of thousands of them against an FBI database, as an employee could not log in. The state saw a spike of applications at the time. Read more The news, which has sent shockwaves across Twitter, is now being leveraged […]
Google launches Android Studio 3.1 with Kotlin Lint checks, D8 Dex compiler, and C++ CPU profiling
Google today launched Android Studio 3.1, the latest version of its integrated development environment (IDE), with new features around product quality and app development productivity. You can download the new version for Windows, Mac, and Linux now directly from developer.android.com/studio. If you are already using Android Studio, you can get the…Read More