Sport

William Knight, Jimmy Flick and Ronnie Lawrence earn UFC contracts at DWCS Season 4: Week 5

Three more tickets were punched to the UFC at DWCS Season 4: Week 5 on Tuesday night in Las Vegas. William Knight, Ronnie Lawrence, Jimmy Flick are all heading to the UFC, Dana White confirmed following the event at the UFC APEX. Melsik Baghdasaryan took on Dennis Buzukja in the featherweight main event. Using his […]

Lifestyle

Scientists show how brain flexibility emerges in infants

Cognitive flexibility refers to the ability to readily switch between mental processes in response to external stimuli and different task demands. For example, when our brains are processing one task, an external stimulus is present, requiring us to switch our mental processes to attend to this external stimulus. This ability of switching from one to […]

Business

FTSE 100 to rise as investors assess housing market

The FTSE 100 is forecast to rise today, bouncing back from a poor trading day yesterday with the housing market and the appearance of the Bank of England governor in focus. The blue chip index suffered its worse trading day since mid-May yesterday – tumbling 101 points or 1.7% to 5862 – as investors in […]

Technology

Nvidia’s RTX IO technology promises faster load times for RTX-equipped systems

RTX IO offloads the work of the CPU to the GPU Something to look forward to: Next-gen consoles are promising quite a few exciting new features, such as heavily reduced load times and reduced mesh or texture pop-in. Fortunately, PC gamers will be able to get their hands on that functionality as well — as […]

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Animal Owners Can Now Wear Face Masks Adorned With Their Pets’ Faces – and The Results Are Impawsibly Fun

Animal owners can now wear face masks adorned with their pets’ mouths. And the results? They’re fun, sweet, and often hilarious. Dogs And Dorks, an Etsy shop, will print a mask with the snout of your beloved dog or cat and has already sold 100 of the personalized items in just three weeks. Danielle Schule, […]

Sport

Nikola Jokic game-winner, Gary Harris game-saving steal, Denver advances

All series long, Jamal Murray had carried the Nuggets with his offense in a showdown against Donovan Mitchell and the Jazz, a series that was full of entertainment and shotmaking, but light on defense. Then, with the series on the line in the final minute of Game 7, it wasn’t Murray’s offense, it was Gary […]

Lifestyle

Researchers shed light on split-second decision making

A little understood region of the cerebellum plays a critical role in making split-second ‘go-no go’ decisions, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. “We wanted to know how this kind of decision making takes place,” said the study’s senior author Diego Restrepo, Ph.D., professor of cell […]

Business

Shop prices fall further in August but Brexit pressure looms

Shoppers saw prices fall further in August but could see recent deflation come under pressure as Brexit looms, according to new figures. Prices at retailers fell by 1.6 per cent this month, after a 1.3 per cent decline in July as coronavirus continued to affect industry. It said this was particularly driven by non-food stores […]

Technology

Microsoft blocks Windows 10 May 2020 update for PCs with LTE modems

Users are reporting connectivity issues after installing the update Facepalm: The Windows 10 May 2020 Update is facing a reoccurring LTE connectivity bug that was fixed for previous versions of the operating system less than two months ago. Previously, Microsoft had to resolve the same issue for Windows versions 1903 and 1909, where users experienced […]

News

Detectives launch manhunt for suspect after ‘flashing spree at DLR station’

Detectives are hunting a man suspected of repeatedly exposing and pleasuring himself at in front of rush hour commuters at a DLR station. The spate of flashing incidents took place at West Silvertown DLR station in July, the British Transport Police (BTP) said. The suspect was “spotted exposing and pleasuring himself” inside the station three […]