Intel, Qualcomm and other chipmakers reportedly cut off supplies to Huawei

This could have a devastating effect on Huawei’s business. Read more: Subscribe to Engadget on YouTube: Engadget’s Buyer’s Guide: Get More Engadget: • Like us on Facebook: • Follow us on Twitter: • Follow us on Instagram: • Read more: Engadget is the original home for technology news and reviews. [youtube_downloader_form placeholder=”Enter Video Key” button_label=”Download […]

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Willem Einthoven: Who was the pioneering scientist and why did he win a Nobel Prize?

Willem Einthoven, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine for his pioneering work in recording the heart’s electrical activity, would have celebrated his 159th birthday today. His invention of the electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) is being marked with a Google Doodle depicting the doctor hooked up to one of his machines. Its early incarnations required the patient to plunge […]

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Posh people really do think they’re better than others, psychologists find

Posh people really do think they’re better than others, according to new research.  People in higher social classes are “overconfident” about their abilities which means they come across as more competent – even when they don’t know what they’re talking about, psychologists found.  Being able to confidently express what they think means they do better at job interviews […]

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Latest UK News – Google deals Huawei major blow by cutting Android licence | Science & Tech News

Google has dealt a major blow to Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei by blocking the firm from using critical apps and services like Gmail and YouTube on its range of smartphones, according to reports. Just like other major smartphone makers including Samsung and LG, Huawei relies on the Google-developed Android operating system to power its mobile […]

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House Democrats Approve LGBT Anti-Discrimination ‘Equality Act’ | TIME

Democrats in the House approved sweeping anti-discrimination legislation Friday that would extend civil rights protections to LGBT people by prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. The protections would extend to employment, housing, loan applications, education, public accommodations and other areas. Subscribe to TIME ►► Get closer to the world of entertainment and […]

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Scientists discover DNA mutation linked to dogs’ breathing problems

Scientists have discovered a DNA mutation which may cause breathing problems in popular dog breeds. The issues are usually associated with flat-faced breeds, such as pugs and French and English bulldogs. They are commonly affected by a condition called Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS), which can leave them short of breath. The shape of their faces has long been blamed […]

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Latest UK News – LED lights can cause ‘irreversible’ damage to eyes, experts warn | Science & Tech News

By Zayneb Benyoucef, news reporter The “blue light” in LED lighting can cause damage to the eye’s retina and also disturb natural sleep rhythms, according to a new report. The French Agency for Food, Environment and Occupational Health and Safety (ANSES) expressed their concerns in a statement following new findings. “Exposure to an intense and […]

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