Ford asked the government about giving police cars an off switch for mandatory EV noise rule

Ford asked the government about giving police cars an off switch for mandatory EV...

Electric cars are quiet, but they won’t be for long. To help keep pedestrians safe, the United States Department of Transportation recently mandated that, starting in 2020, all new hybrid and all-electric vehicles must emit a noise when traveling at under 19 miles per hour. In 2015, however, Ford wanted to know if it could…
Yahoo Mail is still scanning your emails for data to sell to advertisers

Yahoo Mail is still scanning your emails for data to sell to advertisers

Yahoo still scans users’ emails for data to sell to advertisers, a practice that many tech companies have moved away from, according to The Wall Street Journal. Yahoo’s owner, Oath, is in talks with advertisers to provide a service that would analyze over 200 million Yahoo Mail inboxes for consumer data, sources told WSJ. Oath…
JetBlue is raising its checked baggage fees to $30

JetBlue is raising its checked baggage fees to $30

After being one of the last airlines to let customers check a bag for free, JetBlue is now raising its prices for all checked baggage. The first checked bag is now $30, up from $25, making it one of the highest fees in the industry. A second checked bag fee has also been raised by…
Prince Andrew shares more childhood snaps of Eugenie and Jack

Prince Andrew shares more childhood snaps of Eugenie and Jack

They haven't changed a bit! Proud father of the bride Prince Andrew shares even MORE childhood snaps of Eugenie and Jack with their future best man and maid of honour Proud father of the bride Prince Andrew is struggling to contain his excitement as he prepares to walk his youngest daughter up the aisle on…
Britain’s confectionary firms say a sugar tax IS on the way for your favourite chocolate treats

Britain’s confectionary firms say a sugar tax IS on the way for your favourite...

Sugar tax on chocolate IS on the way warn Britain's confectionery firms A new sugar tax is set to target your favourite chocolate treats within just two years, Britain's confectionery firms said.Tax hikes are expected to target the sugary snacks by 2020 in a move that has enraged the confectionery industry.Firms said they are being…
Meet @lunumbra, the internet’s coolest Pokémon card artist

Meet @lunumbra, the internet’s coolest Pokémon card artist

By now it’s obvious the internet is a chaotic place. The world has been connected, and now that a global population has come online — via cheap broadband and cheaper cellular data — there is so much more noise online than ever. That, combined with the proliferation of instant global news and social media, has…
The devastating effects of smoking: Graphic TV adverts feature ex-smokers who developed cancer

The devastating effects of smoking: Graphic TV adverts feature ex-smokers who developed cancer

The devastating effects of smoking: Hard-hitting TV adverts feature ex-smokers who have been left unable to breathe, eat and even shower after the deadly habit caused cancer Hard-hitting new TV adverts show the devastating effects of smoking.Two ex-smokers are seen appealing to the public to quit the habit in a graphic new campaign supported by…
How I discovered the magic of Coorie

How I discovered the magic of Coorie

How I discovered the magic of Coorie: The enchanting Scottish wellness trend ANNA PURSGLOVE stumbled upon when she moved her family from the city to the Highlands We were sitting in yet another traffic jam on the A40 outside Ealing in spring 2017 when we announced to the children that we were leaving London for…
Britain’s best curry houses are revealed – so is your favourite take away joint now award-winning?

Britain’s best curry houses are revealed – so is your favourite take away joint...

Britain's best curry houses are revealed – so is your favourite take away joint now award-winning? These are the eateries crowned the best Asian restaurants and takeaways in the country.The first ever Asian Restaurant and Takeaway Awards (ARTA) paid tribute to the finest British curry houses in a ceremony held at The O2 Arena, London.TV…
Here’s why the Pixel 3 and 3 XL are Google’s most expensive phones ever

Here’s why the Pixel 3 and 3 XL are Google’s most expensive phones ever

With a price of $799, Google’s Pixel 3 is $150 more expensive than the Pixel 2 was at launch. The 3 XL, at $899, is $50 pricier than last year’s bigger model. These aren’t the most expensive smartphones out there — Apple and Samsung go way higher — but it’s a price bump that many…