When Google bought Waze in 2013, a lot of people expected some of the application’s key features would make their way into Maps. Although the company stated both development teams would remain separate, we started seeing some integration a few months later, as the Israeli company’s traffic and incident reports were available to Maps users.
The well-known Chinese tech giant has yet to confirm its exciting new OS’s launch date.
Mount Etna in Italy, Europe’s most active volcano, has “woken up”, with lava flowing for several hundred metres volcanologists have confirmed.
Sixty-nine dialysis patients in a hospital in eastern China are in a stable condition after being infected with hepatitis C, authorities said on Monday. Dongtai People’s Hospital in Jiangsu province reported the outbreak in its haemodialysis centre on May 13, the Dongtai city government said in a statement. An investigation found the infection was caused […]
Up to 140 jobs could be lost at a Bosch garden tools plant in Suffolk as a result of plans by the company to relocate manufacturing from the site to Hungary.
Thousands of protesters gathered on Saturday evening for a mass demonstration outside the Tel Aviv Museum against looming legislative efforts by the incoming coalition that would grant Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu immunity from prosecution and radically limit the powers of the Supreme Court. Netanyahu is attempting to finalize deals with his likely coalition partners ahead […]
Brazilian cosmetics giant Natura said Wednesday that it is buying Avon in an all-share transaction that will form the world’s fourth largest beauty products company.
A team of Swedish and British scientists have studied the heritability of dog ownership using information from 35,035 twin pairs from the Swedish Twin Registry. The new study suggests that genetic variation explains more than half of the variation in dog ownership, implying that the choice of getting a dog is heavily influenced by an […]
An Australian man has unearthed a 1.4kg (49oz) gold nugget with a metal detector while wandering Western Australia’s gold fields, say locals.
Bees and other pollinators, such as butterflies, bats and hummingbirds, are increasingly under threat from human activities.