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Apple’s software designer Greg Christie to retire in 2014

Apple’s software designer Greg Christie to retire in 2014

Apr. 10 | Greg Christie – who is an experienced software designer at the US-based tech giant Apple – will be retiring later in 2014. Christie is known for playing a major role in the development of the company’s popular iPhone. Apple sent an internal...

Google Glass to team up with Ray-Ban maker Luxottica

Google Glass to team up with Ray-Ban maker Luxottica

Mar. 25 | Search engine giant Google announced that its Glass device will get a new look. The US-based company has teamed up with Luxittica – the maker of the popular Ray-Ban and Oakley eyewear brands – in order to make Google Glass more fashion-forward. Google...

Pippa Middleton talks about her bridesmaid dress

Pippa Middleton talks about her bridesmaid dress

Feb. 27 | The Royal Wedding of Kate Middleton and Prince William in 2011 is still in the minds of many people. However, Kate’s sister Pippa Middleton remembers the special day more prominently, as she was the bridesmaid on April 29, 2011. Pippa joked about her...

UK government to discuss insurers’ response to floods

UK government to discuss insurers’ response to floods

Feb. 18 | The latest floods in the UK have destroyed or damaged houses of many citizens of the country. Due to the current situation, insurance companies have been called to Downing Street to inform Ministers on what measures they are taking in order to help flood-hit...

Google acquires UK artificial intelligence company DeepMind

Google acquires UK artificial intelligence company DeepMind

Jan. 27 | Internet giant Google has acquired the UK-based start-up DeepMind and the latest deal is reported to be worth $400 million. In addition to that, the deal is Google’s biggest European acquisition so far. The former teen chess prodigy Demis Hassabis...

Poor NHS care in UK responsible for 11,000 lost lives

Poor NHS care in UK responsible for 11,000 lost lives

Jan. 23 | A study in the Lancet has revealed that over 1,500 heart attack victims are dying every year in the UK due to poor care and treatment delays. The research found that not being able to ensure that patients in the country receive fast and appropriate treatment...

Liposuction app removed from Google Play Store and Apple App Store

Liposuction app removed from Google Play Store and Apple App Store

Jan. 15 | Social networking site Twitter has started an online campaign against a brand new application which is based on plastic surgery. The app in question has now been removed from both Apple and Google Play stores. The latest, free app is known as Plastic...

PlayStation 4 customers to face shortages during 2013 holiday season

PlayStation 4 customers to face shortages during 2013 holiday season

Nov. 28 | Tech giant Sony is all set to launch its much awaited next-gen console PlayStation 4 across the globe, including the UK on November 29, 2013. However, recent reports say that shortages of the new console can be expected, as pre-order sales were snapped...

UK gamers rush to stores for Xbox One’s launch at midnight

UK gamers rush to stores for Xbox One’s launch at midnight

Nov. 22 | US-based software giant Microsoft has launched its highly anticipated Xbox One in the UK on November 22, 2013 and the new device will be priced at £429.99. A huge number of the next-gen console’s fans waited in line outside a pop-up Game store...

Energy firms among most disliked UK companies

Energy firms among most disliked UK companies

Oct. 29 | A poll of 2,056 people which was conducted over the weekend stated that energy firms in the UK got a positive rating of merely 28.2 out of 100. The tobacco companies managed to score 25.6 percent, while the payday loan companies scored the least, 15.7...