the martian

The Martian

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds ...
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HSBC will cut 8,000 UK jobs

HSBC has confirmed that it is axing between 7,000 and 8,000 UK jobs – or one in six of its UK staff. The group will also “trim” its number of ...
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Apple unveils streaming app to rival Spotify

Apple unveiled its long-awaited streaming music service on Monday, entering a crowded market for online music that already includes Spotify, Amazon and Google, as the company seeks to re-exert its ...
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Timothy Springett

Government Education Grant Scam

A Ramsgate man – who masterminded a £400,000 government education grant scam to fund a lavish lifestyle – has been jailed for four years. Greedy Timothy Springett, 41, of Whinfell ...
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kate moss

Kate Moss Escorted Off EasyJet Flight By Police

Supermodel Kate Moss was escorted off an easyJet flight at London Luton airport on Sunday by police because she had allegedly become disruptive. The 41-year-old was coming home from a ...
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3D-printed prosthetics robot limbs for all

3D-printed prosthetics robot limbs for all

Tokyo startup Exiii is trying to dramatically cut the cost of fake but functional hands If you lose your hand in an accident, a prosthetic could cost well over US$10,000. ...
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terminator genisys

Terminator ‘Genisys’ it’s hails by James Cameron as very respectful movie

Remember the last two Terminator movies, Rise of the Machines and Salvation? Well, James Cameron, who directed and co-wrote the first two Arnold Schwarzenegger sci-fi classics, is fine if you pretend ...
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Beyoncé Diet

I have seen Beyoncé’s HBO documentary, Life Is But a Dream, a startling number of times.  There are so many parts I like: When Beyoncé brings her computer into an elevator and ...
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mobile payments

UK Mobile payment will be 1.2 billion by 2020

British shoppers will spend over £1.2 billion a week using their mobile devices, such as smartphones and wearables, by 2020, according to projections released today by Visa Europe. One in ...
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