Finance

Netflix full-screen video promos appear between episodes for some users

Streaming services often test new features, like Spotify's recent foray into unlimited ad-skipping, with their " active media " test. This week Netflix subscribers in the Un..., [Full Article...]

Life&Culture

Actress Asia Argento Reportedly Paid Off Sexual Assault Accuser

Actress Asia Argento Reportedly Paid Off Sexual Assault Accuser The New York Times' Jodi Kantor, co-writer of the Harvey Weinstein story that helped kick off the Me Too movement, cautioned that Asia Argento has yet to comment on the allegations. Argento, 42, was one of the first women to publicly accuse Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault and rape past year . The Times reported it... [Full Article...]

IT

Google One Launches with New Cloud Storage Tiers

Google One Launches with New Cloud Storage Tiers Google One , the spiritual successor to a bevy of services tire to Google Drive, has been trying out more cloud storage sizings at different price points. Besides, it's also worth noting that while the messages and calls are protected with WhatsApp's end-to-encryption, the backup on Google Drive isn't, which means anyone with access to your Google ... [Full Article...]

Sci-tech

Amber fossil suggests ancient beetle pollinated evergreen cycads

Amber fossil suggests ancient beetle pollinated evergreen cycads The amber has preserved it in astonishing detail and even especially adapted cavities in its jaws are visible. The beetle , named Cretoparacucujus cycadophilus , is distinct in its form, compared to today's beetles. Little is known about the early evolution of their pollination mode before the rise of angiosperms, or flowering plants, although ... [Full Article...]

Sports

Relief, pride as Winx extends run to No.26

Relief, pride as Winx extends run to No.26 The world's best racehorse overtook unbeaten Black Caviar in extending her sequence to 26 wins in the race named in her honour - the Winx Stakes . "I've just been looking for signs of her losing that dominance", Waller said. "Generally, she only has three to five runs every preparation". I think that's helped us preserve her and helped her kee... [Full Article...]

World Media

British woman saved 10 hours after falling off cruise ship in Croatia

British woman saved 10 hours after falling off cruise ship in Croatia The Norwegian Star is owned by Norwegian Cruise Line and has a guest capacity of 2,348. NCL said: "The Coast Guard was notified and a search and rescue operation ensued". The vessel was coming towards the end of the voyage and was sailing back to its home port when the woman fell overboard. the ship is scheduled to arrive back in Venice on August... [Full Article...]