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‘A proud day’: Erling Haaland completes £51.5m Manchester City move

Erling Haaland’s transfer to Manchester City has been confirmed by the Premier League champions, with the striker describing it as “a proud day for me and my family” and saying he has joined the perfect club. Haaland’s father, Alfie, played for City in the early 2000s and the 21-year-old has joined from Borussia Dortmund after […]

Lifestyle

Researchers demonstrate near-non-invasive in-vivo imaging in mouse cortex at an unprecedented depth

A research team from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) has demonstrated for the first time in-vivo imaging of fine neuronal structures in a mouse cortex through the intact skull at an unprecedented depth of 750 µm below pia, making high-resolution microscopy in the cortex near non-invasive and measurably facilitating the study […]

Business

Take Five: Give me an FOMC, BOE, BOJ and SNB

It’s a central bank-heavy week ahead, with the U.S. Federal Reserve expected to deliver its second straight half-point rate hike (at least) to bring inflation under control. Britain and Sweden, too, will likely lift interest rates again, while Switzerland may be getting ready to join the rate-hike club. In contrast, the Bank of Japan should […]

Technology

Apple iOS 16 supports last 5 years of devices, requires an iPhone 8 or newer

People who own an iPhone or an iPad can attest to getting several years of software upgrades, which is more than you can expect from most Android devices, including those made by Google. Apple’s mobile devices also receive timely updates regardless of the model or mobile service provider, which is why iOS 15 has achieved […]

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‘My neighbour is demanding I let her son mow my lawn – he’s charging £12 a week’

If you’ve got a garden with a patch of grass, you’ll know all about the importance of keeping on top of your mowing – whether you like to do it yourself or pay someone else to do it for you. But one man on Reddit has been left confused after his neighbour demanded that he […]

Sport

Darwin Núñez: a rampaging bull who should be an ideal fit for Liverpool

If you think the pressure of a transfer to one of the world’s elite clubs for a fee that could reach £85m might weigh on Darwin Núñez, then you have a lot to learn about Liverpool’s new centre-forward. The Uruguayan, who completed his move to the club on Tuesday, was always ready for this. His […]

Lifestyle

Linking medical and dental records could improve dental patient safety, preventive care, and treatment outcomes

Dental professionals require access to each patient’s complete electronic health record—including laboratory test results and current prescriptions—so they can provide the best care possible; care that is safe for the patient, promotes preventive management and improves dental treatment outcomes. This unprecedented access would aid all types of dental professionals, including general dentists, oral surgeons, periodontists, […]

Business

Morning Bid: Who wants to be a central banker?

A half-point U.S. Fed interest rate rise was always a done deal for Wednesday, but with annual inflation rising at the fastest since 1981, expectations are growing of a 75 basis-point move, either this month, or at one of the bank’s upcoming meetings. That’s sent two-year Treasury yields to 15-year highs at almost 3.2%, having […]

Technology

Elon Musk says he can walk away from the Twitter deal over “material breach”

Elon Musk’s $44 billion purchase of Twitter is looking even shakier after the world’s richest person threatened to terminate the deal over a “material breach” of the company’s obligations under the agreement. Once again, the issue relates to Twitter allegedly refusing to prove how many bots and fake accounts are on the platform. Musk’s lawyers […]

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‘I’ve been growing my 12-inch nails for 30 years – I love the attention I get’

A woman with 12-inch fingernails has revealed the best thing about having long nails is the “attention” she gets from people who stop and ask her questions about her unique look. Cordelia Adams, 59, has been growing her nails out for more than 30 years after she decided to make the leap in 1989 because […]