The Bitcoin Proof-of-Work mechanism consumes the same amount of electricity to power a country like Switzerland. With new consensus algorithms in the horizon, 2018 will be the year their communities and the ecosystems will be tested.
INCREDIBLE pictures taken by a British war photographer who died while snapping the Arab Spring in Libya will go on show at the Imperial War Museum. Tim Hetherington’s entire archive of work from Libya and Liberia to Afghanistan will be presented for th
The healthcare industry is in a state of disruption. Digital solutions are becoming a necessary part of the new global standard of care for patients and regulation is being fast-tracked to catch up to digital health innovation.
These rapid changes will ha
Israel's secret service ran an entire beach resort in Sudan in the 1980s as a front for its operations, a BBC investigation has found.
The Mossad agents were actually in Arous, Sudan to help smuggle Ethiopian Jews to Israel.
They posed as diving instructo
GRABBING an iced coffee is a great way to cool down, but why not mix things up a little? There’s an app that reveals an entire Starbucks secret menu filled with hundreds of wacky drinks – including some ice-cold beverages to pick up during today
Thousands of south Pacific islanders will leave for permanent resettlement, government says, as Manaro spews ash 30cm deepThousands of south Pacific islanders at the mercy of an active volcano will be permanently resettled by the end of May, the Vanuatu g
A woman in Indiana ghosted a man after going on a date with him.
The man retaliated by sending her a $40 itemized invoice of everything she had eaten and drunk during the date.
Burnett, outraged by the incident, posted the
Concerns over data privacy can’t drive investment decisions, unless, of course, you’re willing to abandon an entire sector. That said, Facebook has problems, some of which mirror the travails of Well Fargo.
A new research paper from the IMF finds that advanced country governments can potentially issue unlimited debt without fear of default. If true, this could completely overturn everything that has been written on sustainable debt dynamics, and change the e
Electric-car maker Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 production stumbled out of the gate, with the automaker significantly missing its first targets. Initially, Tesla was aiming to wrap up 2017 producing Model 3 at an average rate of 5,000 units per week.
A 28-YEAR-OLD man had a tumour the size of a CREME EGG removed from his head – and was kept awake for the entire operation. The risky position of the tumour meant surgeons had to operate while Matt Carpenter was conscious to avoid risking damage to
Roger Federer has decided to skip the entire clay court swing of the season for the second year running in order to remain fresh for the grass court and hard court events later in the year.
The red dirt is the Swiss ace’s least preferred surface and one
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From the time Emma Watson started her career acting as Hermione in "Harry Potter," everyone knew she'd be a force to be reckoned with. Since her days of being a childhood actor, she's snagged more of the most coveted
ALAN Carr has revealed that best friend Adele not only organised his wedding to husband Paul Drayton but even paid for the whole thing. The TV presenter admitted the mega-star footed the entire bill for their big day, which saw the pair marry in the groun
WrestleMania 34 featured 14 matches and lasted close to seven hours Sunday night at the Superdome in New Orleans. Five title changes, Ronda Rousey’s in-ring debut and several surprises made WWE’s biggest event of 2018 one of the best WrestleManias in
Juul vape pens can be customised, made into fidget spinners – and one pod contains as much nicotine as an entire packet of cigarettes. No wonder kids love them Name: Juul.Age: Three years old. Continue reading...
My last night out with the Emmerdale cast was supposed to be Charley Webb’s [Debbie] 30th birthday, but it turned out to be her secret wedding [to Matthew Wolfenden, aka David]. Nobody knew. It was an entire evening of: “Did you know?” “No, did yo
DisneyIt seems like we've barely had time to get over the thrill of watching "Black Panther" before "Avengers: Infinity War" tumbles into theaters on April 27 as the "most ambitious crossover in history."Indeed, "Infinity War" is what the entire Marvel Ci