Tuesday, August 3, 2021
8 of the best wireless earbuds in the UK

8 of the best wireless earbuds in the UK

Science says your wired headphones are doomed to tangle, so get a pair of these wireless earbuds instead. By Team Commerce2020-01-16 14:34:06 UTC Do the cords of your headphones look like some sort of impossible puzzle after spending just a few minutes inside a pocket or purse? Turns out there's a scientific explanation for that.…
6 of the best waterproof speakers in the UK

6 of the best waterproof speakers in the UK

Consider range, battery life, IP ratings, weight, and more when choosing the best waterproof speaker for you. By Team Commerce2020-01-08 14:22:14 UTC Being able to take your music with you wherever you go is one of the great wonders of smartphone technology, and is improved by a portable Bluetooth speaker that can boost the sound…
The best Valentine’s Day gifts for your girlfriend (UK edition)

The best Valentine’s Day gifts for your girlfriend (UK edition)

Valentine’s Day can be a weird event to shop for, especially as it seems like every gift option seems to be themed and covered in hearts. That’s fun for the few days surrounding Feb. 14, but what about the rest of the year? What are you supposed to do with a teddy bear covered in…
The best Valentine’s Day gifts for your boyfriend (UK edition)

The best Valentine’s Day gifts for your boyfriend (UK edition)

Significant others are the people you know best, but sometimes they’re the hardest to shop for. Valentine’s Day can be an especially tricky event. How much do you spend? Do you go for an extravagant gift or keep it simple? And what about the classic “we’re not doing gifts this year,” but you still “surprise” each…
Does your company nurture neurodiverse talent?

Does your company nurture neurodiverse talent?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNat Hawley told Chi Chi Izundu what challenges some neurodivergent people may encounterHow do you make your workplace more welcoming to neurodiverse employees, and ensure their talent is nurtured? David Joseph takes off his shoes, crosses his legs and tucks himself into an armchair. For the CEO…
2019 in pictures: Striking images from around the UK

2019 in pictures: Striking images from around the UK

A selection of the best photographs taken by news photographers around the UK this year. Image copyright Owen Humphreys / PA Media Image caption The owner of a three-wheeled Reliant Robin car battles snow off the A6 near the village of Shap in January. Roads and schools were closed across Cumbria, with snow covering parts…
Queen agrees ‘transition’ for Harry and Meghan

Queen agrees ‘transition’ for Harry and Meghan

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBBC royal correspondent Jonny Dymond breaks down the Queen's statementThe Queen has agreed a "period of transition" in which the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will spend time in Canada and the UK.She said she was "entirely supportive" of their desire for a new role but "would…
US anger at UK extradition bid for diplomat’s wife

US anger at UK extradition bid for diplomat’s wife

Image copyright Justice4Harry19 Image caption Harry Dunn died in hospital after his motorbike was involved in a crash outside RAF Croughton The United States has criticised the UK's request to extradite an American accused of killing motorcyclist Harry Dunn, calling it "highly inappropriate". Mr Dunn, 19, died after being hit by a car allegedly driven…
UK parliament finally rubber stamps Brexit

UK parliament finally rubber stamps Brexit

London (CNN)The House of Commons has voted overwhelmingly in favor of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, finally paving the way for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union later this month after more than four decades of membership.The deal has cleared its biggest hurdle with the vote that followed a third reading in…
UK-Africa summit: Wooing Africa after Brexit

UK-Africa summit: Wooing Africa after Brexit

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption South African wine producers will hope their government can negotiate better access to the UK market After Brexit, the UK wants to boost business trade with Africa, but as a major UK-Africa business summit starts in London, Matthew Davies asks if there really will be new opportunities for the…