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How women can achieve equality between the sheets so they enjoy their sex lives as much as men
WOMEN know all about the gender pay gap. We also know from bitter, dishwasher-stacking experience that women still do more of the unpaid housework.
Aug 17, 2019 23:44 UTC Health Read More

Dragon Age 4 Lead Producer Fernando Melo leaves BioWare
A few days ago, Windows Central reported that Ben Irving, the Lead Producer of Anthem, was leaving BioWare. This was seen by many as a massive blow…
Aug 17, 2019 23:36 UTC Technology Read More

Last orders: Rise of closing auctions stirs worries in European stock markets
The final five minutes of trading have become the busiest time of day for stock market traders in Europe.
Aug 17, 2019 23:03 UTC Business Read More

The rise of student entrepreneurs at British universities
For years, the red brick building on Hythe Bridge Street near the station in Oxford was a nightclub frequented by students searching for cheesy music and a late…
Aug 17, 2019 23:00 UTC Entrepreneurship Read More

The US Plans To Send Nuclear Reactors To Space
Despite the nuclear industry stumbling in the domestic United States, the country is looking to put nuclear reactors on Mars and the Moon.
Aug 17, 2019 22:59 UTC Science Read More

Top Insider Buys Highlight for the Week of Aug. 16
The largest insider buys this week were Mastercard Inc. (NYSE:MA), Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE:LMT), General Electric Co. (NYSE:GE) and Athenex Inc.
Aug 17, 2019 22:40 UTC Business Read More

Motorola has a solution for everyone that refuses to turn their phone to record smartphone videos
Smartphones have revolutionized the video industry, but it hasn't all been positive. Being able to capture video anywhere, anytime is excellent, and you can…
Aug 17, 2019 22:30 UTC Technology Read More

SoftBank to Lend Employees Up to $20 Billion for Fund, WSJ Says
SoftBank Group Corp. is planning to lend as much as $20 billion to its employees to buy stakes in its second venture capital fund following the success of an…
Aug 17, 2019 21:50 UTC Business Read More

Document: Vegas man allegedly planned to attack McDonald's
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A court document says a Las Vegas man accused of plotting to firebomb a synagogue or bar catering to LGBT customers also allegedly…
Aug 17, 2019 21:48 UTC Business Read More

Dragon Age 4 Lead Producer Leaves BioWare
Today, lead producer on Dragon Age 4, Fernando Melo, left BioWare, a company he has been at for the past 12 years. As you may know, this comes only two…
Aug 17, 2019 21:43 UTC Technology Read More

Google Assistant is much smarter than Siri and Alexa
Google is the best and most accurate smartphone assistant, according to new research from Loup Ventures.
Aug 17, 2019 21:39 UTC Gadgets Read More

US cuts funding to Kenya’s Aids war, cites sharp drop in cases
The US government justifies the drop in funding to what it says are huge successes in bringing down the threat of HIV to controllable levels.
Aug 17, 2019 20:59 UTC Health Read More

Bugatti Centodieci Looks Even More Stunning at Pebble Beach
Pebble Beach is underway, which can only mean automakers have begun to pull back the covers. Bugatti is at the Quail with the hypercar everyone is talking…
Aug 17, 2019 20:46 UTC Business Read More

Alabama native ready to lead NASA back to the moon
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, left, hands off the space agency's astronaut lunar landing program Aug. 16, 2019 to Human Landing Systems Program…
Aug 17, 2019 20:44 UTC Science Read More

Dauphin County sample tests positive for West Nile Virus
Add Dauphin County to the growing list of Pennsylvania counties that has tested positive for West Nile virus in 2019. Dauphin County Conservation District staff…
Aug 17, 2019 20:41 UTC Health Read More

Report: US expected to give Huawei another 90-day export license
Back in May, the US government placed an export ban on Huawei barring US companies (and companies using US-origin technology) from doing business with…
Aug 17, 2019 20:35 UTC Business Read More

Pig hearts 'could be used in human transplants within three years' after gene breakthrough
Pig hearts adapted for human use could be available to patients within three years, the surgeon who pioneered heart transplantation in the UK has said.
Aug 17, 2019 20:30 UTC Health Read More

Crypto Markets Descending, With Bitcoin Price Sinking Below $10,200
Most major cryptocurrency markets have seen a slight drop today, with Bitcoin price falling below the $10200 point.
Aug 17, 2019 20:07 UTC Markets Read More

Health officials warn restaurant customers about Hep A case
LYNNWOOD, Wash. (AP) - Public health officials say customers who ate at a Lynnwood restaurant that was shut down because of a Hepatitis A infection could…
Aug 17, 2019 20:04 UTC Health Read More

Democrats, including three presidential candidates, want FCC to delay vote on T-Mobile-Sprint
Some Democrats are asking the FCC to delay voting on the $26.5 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint until the regulatory agency collects comments on…
Aug 17, 2019 19:49 UTC Business Read More

Pokemon Go: Should you power up or evolve first?
Even three years after Pokemon Go's release, a lot of trainers still don't know whether you should power up or evolve your Pokemon first. Advertisement. Speed.
Aug 17, 2019 19:42 UTC Technology Read More

How low-paid Microsoft contractors train Cortana by listening to you
Not only does Microsoft have human contractors listen to some of your Skype and Cortana voice recordings, those contractors are paid poorly and given…
Aug 17, 2019 19:05 UTC Technology Read More

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 review round-up
Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 is its upcoming flagship and is due for release in just under a week. The firm has passed its flagship around to several news outlets,…
Aug 17, 2019 18:29 UTC Technology Read More

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