The UK government and a coalition of charities are urging the British public to put pressure on Facebook not to introduce end-to-end encryption (E2EE) on its Messenger service. If Facebook rolls out the ultra-secure messaging system, the campaign ..
An undersea fibre-optic cable which connects Tonga to the rest of the world was severed during the eruption of a volcano. New Zealand's ministry of foreign affairs says it could take more than a month to repair breaks in the 49,889km (31,000mi..
Executive Albert Bourla said on Saturday that an annual COVID-19 vaccine would be preferable to more frequent booster shots in fighting the coronavirus pandemic. Pfizer/BioNtech's (22UAy.DE) COVID-19 vaccine has shown to be effective..
British amateur golfer Neil Watts is very much the world's go to hole-in-one guy at the moment -- he's hit 11 aces in the last six months. Although the odds of professional golfers hitting a hole-in-one are significantly higher than your a..
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that 276 films are in contention for the coveted award. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that 276 films are in contention for the best picture rac..
Blasting off into low Earth orbit may not be every traveller’s idea of a quiet getaway, but builders of the first space hotel are creating the ultimate exclusive destination. Voyager Station is scheduled to be operational by 2027 and will offer..
A solar battery is required for any photovoltaic system, whether off-grid or hybrid, to store the excess energy produced by the panels and use it later when they are not producing power (at night) or have a reduced efficiency (in winter or in days wh..
The C-band service, which offers faster speeds and broader coverage, was due to be turned on tomorrow. But airlines in the US have pushed to delay the start, warning that the signals could interfere with aeroplane navigation systems. The teleco..
International brands including Coca Cola and PepsiCo called on Monday for a global pact to combat plastic pollution that includes cuts in plastic production, a key growth area for the oil industry. World officials will meet at a United Nations Env..
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