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What You Have To Know About Home Security

The topic of home security continues to grow in popularity. Due to the numerous threats that can cause damage to a home, such as fire, carbon monoxide, flood, theft, etc., many people are educating themselves on how to keep their homes safe. Read this article to learn top-notch advice on protecting your home. Place your […]

Sport

West Brom bid to buy Grady Diangana from West Ham for fee rising to £18m

West Brom have stepped up their pursuit of Grady Diangana by offering West Ham a deal that could rise to £18m with add-ons. Diangana spent last season on loan at West Brom and his impressive contribution to their promotion has prompted Slaven Bilic to try to bring the 22-year-old winger back on a permanent basis. […]

Lifestyle

UK nature-lovers invited to join fight against litter

Dom Ferris is a man who is building a career out of rubbish. He used to be responsible for organising beach cleans for Surfers Against Sewage. While working there, the Cornwall-based surfer and mountain biker saw many of the issues that he was dealing with on beaches replicated on cycle trails. But there was one […]

Business

Boris Johnson is happy with No Deal but has not made preparations for the chaos that could bring

For most of the past few months, it’s seemed the Brexit stalemate has been simple posturing. They talk tough on fish, we talk tough on state aid, eventually we get down to doing a deal. As chief negotiator David Frost put it at the weekend, our stance has mainly been to let them know we’ll […]

Technology

80 Days dev’s King-Arthur-inspired narrative strategy adventure Pendragon out this month

Pendragon, the Arthurian-legend-inspired narrative strategy game from 80 Days and Heaven’s Vault developer Inkle Studios, is coming to PC on 22nd September. Inkle’s latest endeavour transports player back to the year AD 673, with Camelot on the brink of destruction. Sir Modred’s deceit has left the fellowship of the Round Table in disarray, leaving players […]

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Driveway racetrack brings man and young boy together

Not long ago, Dave Palazzolo of Salt Lake City, Utah, got one of those smart security cameras, and almost immediately it captured a “trespasser” on his driveway. “You get the alert and you kind of have an immediate sense of anxiety – ‘oh, someone’s going to do harm to me,’” said Palazzolo. That “imminent threat” […]

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Liverpool braced for Barcelona bid for midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum

Ronald Koeman wants to capitalise on the contract impasse between Georginio Wijnaldum and Liverpool by signing the midfielder for Barcelona. Wijnaldum has entered the final year of his deal with the Premier League champions and is yet to agree an extension despite several months of negotiations. Liverpool are reluctant to sell the 29-year-old, who made […]

Lifestyle

What is it like to be a middle-aged woman? A son asked his mother – then wrote a comic

‘Kangaroo tribes” is a South Korean term for what is increasingly a worldwide phenomenon: adult children who live with their parents to save money until they get married. An estimated one in four households in South Korea are kangaroo tribes, and Yeong-shin Ma was in one of them. The cartoonist lived with his mother until […]

Business

Business focus: As staff return to offices, how different do workplaces look since lockdown started?

The Evening Standard is this month running a number of features on the London office market. This week Joanna Bourke looks at some immediate changes in buildings that people returning to offices might observe… London feels busier this month. The roads look busier. The tube looks busier. Offices (some) look (slightly) busier. September marks not […]

Technology

Hands-on with RTX 3080 – is this really Nvidia’s biggest leap in gen-on-gen performance?

It’s a time of change, of transition. With the arrival of the next generation consoles, the scale, scope and ambition of game developers will move onto the next level – and today, Nvidia revealed its new RTX 3000 line of graphics hardware, promising the biggest generational leap it’s ever delivered, along with twice the ray […]