Cancer researchers need phones to process data

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 21:09
British researchers want to build a huge network of personal smartphones to process data overnight.

Rising levels of 'frustration' at UN climate stalemate

Science/Nature - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 21:03
Old divisions between rich and poor are again threatening to limit progress in UN climate negotiations.

Genetic secrets of the rose revealed

Science/Nature - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 21:02
Take time to smell the roses, the saying goes, as a study shows they may smell even sweeter in future.

'The punk rock Joan of Arc of pop'

Entertainment - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:24
The pop group say a challenge from Eurythmics' star Dave Stewart made them rethink their third album.

Emergency drones

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:23
Mobile operators are using drones to improve mobile communications and help emergency services

Menstrual cup: Meet YouTube's plastic-free vloggers

Entertainment - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:06
Kim and Amanda are dedicated to educating women about plastic-free reusable period products.

Meet YouTube's plastic-free vloggers

Science/Nature - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:06
Kim and Amanda are dedicated to educating women about plastic-free reusable period products.

Kezang Dorji: How Eminem inspired Bhutan's star rapper

Entertainment - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:02
Kezang Dorji, 28, rose from a poor background to become one of Bhutan's most loved rappers.

WhatsApp boss and co-founder Jan Koum to quit

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 19:37
Jan Koum says he wants to pursue new projects, but reports say he clashed with parent company Facebook.

Panasonic hit with $280m corruption fine

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 17:09
The US says the firm hired consultants for "improper" purposes and concealed payments to sales agents in Asia.

Peppa Pig blocked from China's Douyin video platform

Entertainment - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 14:09
State media say the cartoon is being used "subversively" - and a rival, domestic pig has been launched.

Peppa Pig blocked from China's Douyin video platform

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 14:09
State media say the cartoon is being used "subversively" - and a rival, domestic pig has been launched.

Debut novelist reveals how sickle cell disease inspired her book

Entertainment - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:31
Debut novelist Adebayo Ayobami reveals how sickle cell disease inspired her book.

Russia internet freedom: Mass rally in Moscow against Telegram ban

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:24
Thousands of Russian web users protest against an official block on popular messaging app Telegram.

What could a female director mean for Star Trek?

Entertainment - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:13
Acclaimed TV director SJ Clarkson is tipped to helm the next Star Trek film.

Milli Vanilli: The weight of keeping the secret

Entertainment - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 11:49
Milli Vanilli's Fab Morvan on the impact of keeping the secret that the band didn’t sing on their records.

Logan Paul ends daily YouTube vlog series

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 10:28
The popular video creator says he will no longer post daily updates after 536 uploads.

China shuts down Player Unknown cheat code gang

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 10:09
The cheats helped players survive longer in the hugely popular survival shooter game.

Facebook 'downvote' button in new test

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 09:24
Facebook says the tool, now being trialled in New Zealand, is not a "dislike" key.

Legal row over who owns France.com domain

Technology - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 08:30
A man who has run the France.com website since 1994 is suing after it was given to the French government.