Sport

Letesenbet Gidey breaks two-day-old 10,000m world record in super spikes

The extraordinary spate of athletics world records in the super spikes era continued on Tuesday as Letesenbet Gidey smashed the two-day-old women’s 10,000m best, set by Sifan Hassan on Sunday, by more than five seconds. It was the latest in a long line of staggering performances in the game-changing technology, which is reckoned to improve […]

Lifestyle

Even 40 years on: Discrimination still linked with HIV and AIDS

Forty years ago, the first cases of HIV/AIDS in the U.S began to raise public awareness- but new research highlights the struggle people living with the disease still face against stigma, discrimination and negative labeling in their own families, communities and even amongst healthcare professionals. A new study by Flinders University researchers interviewed 20 HIV […]

Business

New blood at Wall Street’s old guard rattles Corporate America

A new generation of executives at the world’s biggest asset managers is helping drive an uprising against Corporate America that environmental and social justice activists have long campaigned for. The big mutual fund firms, whose stock holdings amount to trillions of dollars, used to be loyal members of the corporate establishment. They cast their votes […]

Technology

Some of macOS Monterey’s best features won’t work with Intel-based Macs

The next macOS has some pretty cool features, but several are only compatible with the new M1 silicon. It’s somewhat inexplicable considering M1 Macs currently make up a tiny portion of Apple’s customer base. Leaving Intel-based Mac owners high-and-dry seems shortsighted. Apple is great at hyping its latest hardware and software. Craig Federighi showed off […]

News

Mind-boggling ‘apocalypitc’ photo appears to show massive spider dwarfing police car

A mind-boggling photo appears to show an absolutely massive spider dwarfing a police car in an ‘apocalyptic’ scene – but thankfully not all is as it appears. The creepy arachnid had crawled over a traffic camera on the M5 in Devon and when an officer used it to scan for a crash they got a […]

Sport

Phil Foden happy to be called the ‘Stockport Gazza’ after pre-Euros haircut

Phil Foden has said he does not mind being called the “Stockport Gazza” after inviting comparisons to the former England midfielder by dying his hair blond. Foden is one of the most exciting youngsters in England’s squad and he has done nothing to quell the hype by recreating Paul Gascoigne’s bleached look from Euro 96. […]

Lifestyle

Non-invasive sensor shows correlation between blood pressure and intracranial pressure

Brazilian researchers have simultaneously demonstrated the mechanism linking high blood pressure to elevated intracranial pressure, validated a non-invasive intracranial pressure monitoring method, and proposed a treatment for high blood pressure that does not affect intracranial hypertension. The study was supported by FAPESP and involved collaboration between researchers at São Paulo State University (UNESP) and Brain4care, […]

Business

JPMorgan names global co-heads for investment banking group

JPMorgan & Chase Co has named three global co-heads to lead the part of its investment bank which advises other financial institutions on mergers, acquisitions and capital raises, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters. Jared Kaye, Laurent Nevi and John Purcell will jointly lead the Wall Street bank’s FIG industry group, according to […]

Technology

Graphics cards could become even more expensive following GDDR6 price rise

In every area of life, never assume things can’t get any worse; they always can. The graphics card market, for example, is in total shambles right now, with availability a nightmare and prices through the roof. But a predicted increase in the price of GDDR6 memory could push those prices even higher. The depressing news […]

News

Mum shares chilling warning after stranger ‘attempted to lure her son into his car’

Those with children playing outdoors, enjoying the warm weather have been reminded to stay vigilant when it comes to stranger danger. A mum has gone viral on social media after sharing a warning about a man who tried to lure her son and another child into his car. According to the unnamed woman, the chilling […]