Clippers’ Lou Williams: Easy to tell NBA players to strike, harder for us to do

Clippers guard Lou Williams was on the fence about playing in the NBA’s resumption. Ultimately, he reported. He even underwent a lengthy quarantine stemming from a strip-club stop that became highly publicized. Then, once the playoffs got underway, players went on strike. The Clippers reportedly initially voted to cancel the rest of the postseason. Players […]


PCOS is linked to increased risk of neuropsychiatric disorders in offspring

Children born to mothers with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are at greater risk of a wide range of psychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders, according to new research published today in Human Reproduction, one of the world’s leading reproductive medicine journals. Researchers in Sweden, China and Finland found that the increased risk existed for children born to […]


Cake Box records sales leap and will return furlough funds

Enfield-headquartered bakery chain Cake Box has cheered a sales leap and said it will repay furlough money. The AIM-listed company said in the last three months, since the reopening of the estate, trading has been “very strong”. It saw comparable sales growth of 14.1% in stores, and online sales were 74% higher than a year […]


Samsung adds an ultra-short throw 4K laser projector to its Lifestyle lineup of TVs

The Premiere will be come in 130″ and 120″ models when it releases worldwide later this year In a nutshell: Samsung announced today that it’s bringing a pair of ultra-short throw Premiere projectors to its high-end lineup of Lifestyle TVs. The 4K-capable 120″ LSP7T and 130″ LSP9T have been designed to offer the ultimate home […]


Gold bars found in lunchbox at Manchester Airport to be auctioned

Eight gold bars seized from a passenger attempting to smuggle the treasures onto a flight by hiding them in a lunchbox are set to be auctioned. The ingots, which weighed in at 35lbs (16kg) and are worth an estimated £750,000, are set to be sold on Thursday. A passenger bound for Dubai had attempted the […]


How To Be A Positive Person

eeping a positive outlook doesn’t always come naturally. But optimism is like a muscle — you just have to train it, says Tchiki Davis, a psychologist and founder of The Berkeley Well-Being Institute. And learning to see the glass half full has its perks: It can improve the quality of your life and may even increase lifespan, she […]


Did Giannis Antetokounmpo ask to defend Jimmy Butler? ‘No, I didn’t. Why would you ask that?’

Jimmy Butler torched the Bucks for 40 points in the Heat’s Game 1 win. Butler did most of his damage against Khris Middleton and Wesley Matthews. Often left out of the action? Defensive Player of the Year Giannis Antetokounmpo. Ben Golliver of The Washington Post: Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo on whether he asked to switch onto […]


Love hormone also forms important link between stress and digestive problems

New research published today in The Journal of Physiology shows that oxytocin, known as the love hormone, plays an important role in stress’ disruption of digestion such as bloating, discomfort, nausea, and diarrhea. Stress disrupts gastrointestinal functions and causes a delay in gastric emptying (how quickly food leaves the stomach). This delay in gastric emptying […]


A number of start-ups plan mix of home and office working in September, Seedrs poll finds

A number of start-ups in the capital continue to work remotely, but from this month more will embrace alternating between the office and home desks, according to a new poll. Equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs queried London businesses currently raising with it, or that have, about back to the office plans. Many companies across Britain have […]


Qualcomm sets new record in 5G mmWave range

Will it help 5G off the ground? Why it matters: Qualcomm has now demonstrated an mmWave connection at a range of 2.36 miles, double what the company originally promised. Range has been the biggest hurdle for wireless cell providers in adopting and deploying mmWave technology in their networks. Assuming this breakthrough can translate into benefits […]