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Commonwealth 2014 – Anton Cooper bags mountain biking gold for New Zealand

Commonwealth 2014 – Anton Cooper bags mountain biking gold for New Zealand

Jul. 31 | New Zealand bags gold at the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2014 in Glasgow. New Zealand based cross country cyclist Anton Cooper claimed the first mountain biking gold medal for his country in a nail-biting finish to the cross country race. 19-year-old Cooper...

Amazon launches new E-book subscription service

Amazon launches new E-book subscription service

Jul. 19 | Amazon unveils new ‘Kindle Unlimited’ e-book subscription service. Internet retail giant Amazon announced – on July 18, 2014 – a digital subscription service which allows subscribers with unlimited access to a library of e-books and...

Jaguar Land Rover works on virtual windscreen technology

Jaguar Land Rover works on virtual windscreen technology

Jul. 14 | Jaguar Land Rover to introduce futuristic technology in cars. British Multinational automotive company Jaguar Land Rover is developing a Virtual Windscreen concept which is designed to keep the driver’s eyes on the road. This can be done with the help...

Google Glass launches in UK for £1,000

Google Glass launches in UK for £1,000

Jun. 24 | Britishers all set to get Google glass. British gadget enthusiasts can now rejoice as the much awaited Google Glass has been launched in the UK market. The device will be available for above 18 British buyers this week and can be purchased through the...

Elena Baltacha passes away of liver cancer at 30

Elena Baltacha passes away of liver cancer at 30

May. 5 | The former British professional tennis player Elena Baltacha passed away on May 4, 2014. The tennis star died less than four months after she was diagnosed with the liver cancer. Baltacha was 30 years old and sport stars from all over the world paid...

UK’s first pay-per-minute cafe now open in London

UK’s first pay-per-minute cafe now open in London

Jan. 9 | The first UK branch of a Russian café which charges its customers according to the duration of their stay has opened in London. The café charges according to the time spent by customers, but offers unlimited free tea and biscuits in exchange. The new...

Yota launches smartphone with two screens

Yota launches smartphone with two screens

Dec. 4 | Russian company Yota has launched a smartphone which features two screens, in addition to having a prolonged battery life. The phone has been launched in several markets and features one normal LCD display and another with e-ink technology, which is always...

2013 Thanksgiving Day: Countdown apps available for iPhone and Android

2013 Thanksgiving Day: Countdown apps available for iPhone and Android

Nov. 20 | The highly anticipated Thanksgiving Day in the United States is fast approaching and it represents one of the most special and beloved family holidays of the year. As the holiday is almost here, the details of 2013 Thanksgiving Day Countdown apps for...

152 Million accounts exposed during Adobe hack

152 Million accounts exposed during Adobe hack

Nov. 8 | Data belonging to more than 152 million Adobe user accounts have been unveiled by a security firm, which indicates that the numbers stated by the Photoshop maker might not correspond to the actual size of the breach. Security firm LastPass has claimed...

Facebook removes restrictions for teenage users

Facebook removes restrictions for teenage users

Oct. 17 | In the past, social networking giant Facebook did not allow juvenile users to share their pictures across the network. However, the company changed its rules recently and said that teenagers are now allowed to alter the setting manually, in order to share...