Apple launches its first store in Southeast Asia

May 28, 2017

Image: Ng Yi Shu/MAshable Khajorn Chiaranaipanich flew for more than two hours to be one of the first people to experience Apple’s first store in Singapore. Witnessing its opening was very important for the managing director at a Thai social news company so important, that he had been waiting in the queue at 5 a.m, five whole hours before the store officially opened. SEE ALSO: Apple’s first store in Southeast…

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These new 3D scan fit helmets could make football safer

May 28, 2017

Riddell's next step in football helmet technology includes personalized 3D head scans.Image: lili sams/Mashable Helmets already make the violent game of football safer, but one of the biggest equipment makers in the sport is making them even better. It’s developed a new process to create helmets that could play a role in preventing the traumatic head injuries that currently plague the game and threaten its future. Riddell, the company behind…

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Coke’s new label in Romania is also a music festival wristband

May 28, 2017

Bottles of Coke could get Romanians into concerts this summer. The soda giant is printing detachable labels that double as festival wristbands to some of the country’s biggest musical events. SEE ALSO: Why Warren Buffett is the new face of Coca-Cola in China Not every bottle is a winner; drinkers have to use a special app to determine whether or not their package is a real ticket. But the company…

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Don’t look back in anger: Music helps Manchester remember, and forget – BBC News

May 28, 2017

Image copyright Goodman/LNP/REX/Shutterstock Image caption This was one of a number of home-made signs responding to the past week’s events Music has always brought people together, especially in this city. Image caption These signs including “Mancs never scared 2 B proud” referred to the city’s bee emblem As the gig went on, Fray referred to the week’s events again. “Never stop doing what you enjoy,” he told the crowd between…

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Castlemorton Common: The rave that changed the law – BBC News

May 28, 2017

Image copyright Malvern Hills Trust Image caption Thousands of people heard about the event through word-of-mouth, media coverage and the infamous telephone message The travelling community had been intent on holding the latest in a series of small events, having successfully held the so-called Avon Free Festival at Inglestone Common in Gloucestershire in the 1980s and early 90s. Interactive Castlemorton rave: Then and now Image caption New Age Traveller Libby…

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Manchester Attack: Family’s tribute to ‘just lovely’ Nell – BBC News

May 28, 2017

Fourteen searches are being carried out and 11 men remain in custody on suspicion of terror offences. The UK’s threat level has been reduced from critical to severe and police are guarding events across the country throughout the bank holiday weekend. ‘Loved life’ In the statement, the Jones family said: “Our Nell was just lovely. She was top class, she was clever and she was fun. She would have a…

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The iPhone 8 is rumored to embrace another brand new display detail

May 28, 2017

The iPhone 8's display could have the smartphone industry's favorite hot new aspect ratio.Image: lili sams/mashable Apple may follow in Samsung’s footsteps with its next iPhone in more ways than one. We’ve heard a ton about the switch to an OLED screen for the upcoming iPhone 8; it’s the most prevalent rumor in the whole bunch, with some extra legs due to a reported partnership with Samsung to supply the…

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Anita Borg Institute ends Uber partnership over Uber’s treatment of women

May 27, 2017

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick.Image: Will Oliver/Epa/REX/Shutterstock Uber’s actions are having real consequences. The Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology ended a partnership with Uber over allegations of the ride-hailing giant’s treatment of women employees. “This is a rare step for us, but we felt compelled to take action in light of the many serious accusations Uber faces regarding the treatment of women employees,” the institute wrote in a press…

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Open letter to Ariana Grande from a dad of three fans will make you cry

May 27, 2017

A father of three Ariana Grande fans has penned an open letter to the pop star, offering some “redneck love from a daddy of daughters” following the heartbreaking events at Manchester arena. SEE ALSO: Why Ariana Grande’s music is so important The letter by Patrick Millsaps from Georgia, U.S. has since gone viral, gaining almost 20K retweets and over 40K likes. “I am the father of three daughters ages 13,…

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Manchester attack: Armed police guard bank holiday events – BBC News

May 27, 2017

It came after searches at a separate property in Cheetham Hill and in the Longsight area of the city. The UK threat level was raised from “severe” to “critical” following the suicide attack at Manchester Arena on 22 May. Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMy ‘harrowing’ night: Manchester paramedic opens up about his experience The country’s leading counter-terror officer, Met Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, said on…

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USA 1967: When American soccer’s Summer of Love ended in tears – BBC News

May 27, 2017

Their positive reaction to the football – a sport most viewers actually knew little about – prompted a group of US businessmen to get together to draw up plans to establish a professional football, or soccer, league in the country. Image copyright Keystone/Getty Images Image caption The Beatles led the so-called British Invasion of the US in the 1960s Back then Mr Rothenberg was a lawyer for sports entrepreneur Jack…

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REPORT: Trump To Set Up ‘War Room’ To Repel Russia Probe Attacks

May 27, 2017

Trumps advisers are planning to establish a war room to combat mounting questions about communication between Russia and his presidential campaign before and after Novembers presidential election, while bringing new aides into the White House, administration officials and persons close to Trump told Reuters. Upon Trumps return, the administration will add experienced political professionals, including Trumps former campaign manager, and possibly more lawyers to handle the Russia probe, which has…

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Chris Cornell’s close friends remember his final days

May 27, 2017

(CNN)Chris Cornell’s closest friends said there were no warning signs that the Soundgarden frontman would take his own life following his Detroit concert earlier this month. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsBleuPage Pro White-Label Platinum Prelaunch Now no need to drudge all day long posting content on your social media accounts, pages, groups and blogs anymore, BleuPagePro finds and posts the most engaging content according to your niche…

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Here’s a sneak peak into Southeast Asia’s first ever Apple store

May 27, 2017

Image: yvette tan/mashable Apple’s first destination in Southeast Asia? Singapore. The doors of the two-storey high store, which features a stunning glass facade spanning 120 feet, opened briefly on Thursday for a media preview into the store. SEE ALSO: Apple shares photos and video of its fancy new store in Dubai Inside, the store embodies the sleek designs Apple is well-known for. Image: YVETTE TAN/MASHABLE Image: YVETTE TAN/MASHABLE The stairs,…

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Walkers Crisps social media campaign for free soccer tickets takes a dark turn

May 26, 2017

Gary Lineker smiling with Walkers Crisps.Image: REX/Shutterstock What started innocently enough as a giveaway of free soccer tickets to the UEFA Champions League final took a turn for the worse thanks to a handful of online trolls. SEE ALSO: Pepsi pulls cringeworthy Kendall Jenner ad after massive backlash Walkers, the snack company that brings the UK its flavored crisps and other treats, started a social media campaign Thursday, asking fans…

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Schools worse off under Conservatives, says IFS – BBC News

May 26, 2017

The Liberal Democrats’ plans protect per pupil spending over the course of the Parliament in real terms at the present level (for 2017-18). This would require 2.2bn extra investment. Presently, the schools budget is 40bn a year. ‘Historic high’ Luke Sibieta, associate director at the IFS, said: “”The commitments made by each of the main parties would imply quite different paths for school spending in the next Parliament. “Labour would…

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Barack Obama due in Edinburgh for charity fundraiser – BBC News

May 26, 2017

Comedian Kevin Bridges, singer Annie Lennox and Scottish band Texas will provide entertainment at the event and young people will also be involved. Thirteen-year-old Mila Stricevic, from Glasgow, will read a poem after winning a schools competition. Harry Potter prize And schools have been taking part in a competition to win a table for 10 at the event. Auction prizes include two walk-on parts in the next Fantastic Beasts film…

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Who is Nicola Sturgeon? A profile of the SNP leader – BBC News

May 26, 2017

After studying law at Glasgow University and working as a solicitor at the city’s Drumchapel Law Centre, Ms Sturgeon’s entry into full-time politics came at the age of 29, when she was elected to the new Holyrood parliament in 1999, as a Glasgow regional MSP. As a frontbench opposition spokeswoman, she sought to hold the Labour-Lib Dem coalition government to account on education, justice and health. Image copyright Getty Images…

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Texas Teacher Gives ‘Most Likely To Become A Terrorist’ Award To 7th Grader

May 26, 2017

I was shocked, Lizeth Villanueva, a 13-year-old student at Anthony Aguirre Junior High in Houston, told Click2Houston. [The teacher] said, Most likely to become a terrorist, and she said my name, and she gave me this. It was not a joke, Lizeth was quoted as saying. I do not feel comfortable with this. These award statements and ideals are not representative of the Aguirre vision, mission and educational goals for…

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Tom Hardy’s Fundraiser For Manchester Victims Has Already Surpassed Its Goal

May 26, 2017

What happened last night at the [Ariana Grande] concert in Manchester was a tragedy; families and children attacked and murdered; in a place where they should be safe and enjoying a concert, the actor wrote on his Just Giving page. It is an inconceivable atrocity. There is no bringing back those who have been lost, pointlessly, in such a cowardly and brutal fashion. I am truly saddened by what I…

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General election 2017: UKIP manifesto launch ‘an act of defiance’ – BBC News

May 26, 2017

UKIP has already announced policies including banning the burka, electoral reform and keeping net migration at zero over a five-year period. Explaining his decision to lead the way back to campaigning after the Manchester attack, Mr Nuttall said: “It is right and proper that political parties suspended their campaigns for a short period as a mark of respect to those who lost their lives or suffered appalling injuries. “But we…

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20 Best Instagram Captions For Your Thirst Trap Photos

May 25, 2017

Summeris approaching, and that means youre going to be doing things like barbecuing, swimming and planning a few more outingswith your bestie. The warmer weather is just another excuse to keep your Instagram photos on point and with that comes gorgeous, glamorous thirst trap photos. What is a thirst trap? Im glad you asked. Giphy A thirst trap is a social media photo that you know, well before the likes…

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VS Angel Stella Maxwell Reveals A Bold Trend You Can Rock At The Beach This Summer

May 25, 2017

Now that summer is approaching, Im sure many of us feel inspired by this warm weather to get outside and exercise. I personally wait until May/June to even buy sneakers because lets be real Im spending all winter bundled in bed eating junk food and watching Netflix. However, now that its almost Memorial Day weekend, Id like to uhhhhh, tone my entire body before getting into a swimsuit. And who…

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Miley Cyrus Dedicates Emotional ‘Voice’ Performance To Ariana Grande And Victims

May 25, 2017

The world was rocked this Monday night after learning about the explosion that went off at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. It has since been reported that 22 lives were claimed, and many more concertgoers were severely injured. Immediately, there was an outpour of love for Ariana andthe victims of the attack on social media, including a ton of support and love from fellow celebrities. Miley Cyrus posted…

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People Are Pissed At Kim Kardashian Over This Tweet She Posted About Manchester

May 25, 2017

On Monday night, chaos erupted at Manchester Arena during an Ariana Grande concert after a suicide bomber detonated an explosivenear the venues exit, causing 22 fatalities and about 60 injuries. Soon after the tragedy, celebrities like Taylor Swift, Kylie Jenner, and Kim Kardashianused Twitter to show Ariana and her fans their ongoing support. On May 23, the day after the explosion, Kim tweeted sympathetic messages about the victims parents, and…

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Little Soccer Player Gets Hit in Face With Ball

May 25, 2017

This adorable little soccer player stood on the field ecstatic?during his first game. Unfortunately, he was standing in the wrong spot when a soccer ball flew and smacked him right in the face.? More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsMailGet Email Marketing Service (400,000 Subscribers) MailGet is an affordable and easy email marketing solution. No hosting, no complicated setup required. Send emails via Amazon SES and other SMTPs on…

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