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Builders turn to prefab homes in Brexit Britain

The prospect of Brexit choking off the supply of EU workers is reshaping Britain's homebuilding industry ... The post Builders turn to prefab homes in Brexit Britain appeared first on Architecture Lab......»»

Category: infraSource:  architecturelabMar 20th, 2017

Article: Retail Sales in Great Britain Bounced Back in February

After two consecutive months of declines, retail sales in Great Britain rebounded in February, with seasonally adjusted sales volume up 1.4% over January and 3.7% higher than February 2016, according to the Office for National Statistics......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News7 hr. 13 min. ago

Studios are reportedly interested in offering $30 on-demand "new movie" rentals

Hollywood studios for years have flirted with letting people rent movies in their homes shortly after their theatrical release. Those efforts, according to an exclusive report from Variety, are getting a bit closer to becoming reality (at an affordab.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 5 min. ago

Electric trucks of the future turn to the past to cut down on emissions

By stringing electrical cables over the road, Siemens has developed a hybrid truck that draws power from the cables like a trolley. What started in Sweden is making its way to a part of the 710 and 405 highways in Los Angeles. The post Electric truck.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 53 min. ago

Latest WikiLeaks docs show how the CIA hacked iPhones and MacBooks

The last round of leaks covered the covert tools used by the CIA to exploit Android, Windows, and other platforms. This time it's Apple's turn in the spotlight. The post Latest WikiLeaks docs show how the CIA hacked iPhones and MacBooks appeared firs.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News14 hr. 53 min. ago

Ellen DeGeneres gets "The Bachelorette" started early with a group date on her show

Nick and Vanessa who? After not receiving a rose last season on The Bachelor, it's finally Rachel Lindsay's turn to hand them out as the latest The Bachelorette.  Her journey of love hasn't quite started, but thanks to a recent group date that t.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 29 min. ago

Facebook is still trying to get people to use it for shopping

Facebook still wants to turn your News Feed into an online shopping tool. Its latest effort to turn into an ecommerce giant is a new ad format that lets brands pair their commercials with collections of images and product listings in the same post. W.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 29 min. ago

Earliest dinosaurs may have originally come from Britain, new study says

Dinosaurs just can't get a break. First, a comet slams into the Earth and renders them extinct. Now a group of scientists wants to dramatically shake-up the dino family tree.  A new study, published this week in the journal Nature, proposes a ma.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 29 min. ago

Newegg"s dropped $20 off the third-generation Nest thermostat

Newegg has a deal that offers a smarter way to turn down the heat as we move from winter to spring. The online retailer is selling the third-generation Nest Learning Thermostat for $230. That’s $20 off the typical price you’ll find elsewhere,.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News17 hr. 29 min. ago

Rotating dome-shaped homes lets you change the scenery anytime you wish

A Japanese company is using prefabricated plastic to assemble rotating dome houses in just days. The entire structure rotates to either have the windows face or oppose the sun depending on the weather conditions.  The structures are energy effic.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News19 hr. 37 min. ago

Think your groceries are expensive? Japan has $27,000 melons.

Imagine going into a high-end luxury store filled with sparkling display cases, security at every turn and an attentive staff and finding not expensive jewelry but...fruit encased in the glass. In Sembikiya, Japan's oldest fruit shop, fruit is treate.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News19 hr. 37 min. ago

Apple applies for patent which could turn an iPhone into a full laptop

A newly published patent application from Apple shows an accessory that could turn an iPhone into a full PC laptop via a dock. The post Apple applies for patent which could turn an iPhone into a full laptop appeared first on TabTimes. Apple C.....»»

Category: topSource:  tabtimesRelated News19 hr. 45 min. ago

Robots are stronger, faster, more durable… and hackable

Some of today's best known robots turn out to be easily hijacked, a sign that this burgeoning tech industry must make security a top priority, says Paul Marks.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News19 hr. 45 min. ago

Vudu"s smartphone app can turn your old DVDs into HD digital copies

Walmart wants to make it even easier to convert your old DVD and Blu-ray discs to digital formats. The company just announced an upgrade to Vudu’s longstanding disc-to-digital conversion service, doing away with in-store visits or PC-based disc.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News20 hr. 5 min. ago

Florida Man Accidentally Destroys at Least 10 Homes While Burning Books

If you’re looking to get rid of old books, there are plenty of places to donate them. Unfortunately, a man in Florida didn’t know that and has destroyed between 10 to 15 homes in a fire that’s still raging in Nassau County.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News22 hr. 53 min. ago

These powerful London Underground signs are going viral

On the morning after the attack that left four dead and many injured in Britain's capital, Londoners were met with messages of hope on their morning commute. SEE ALSO: J.K. Rowling tweets heartwarming message in the wake of the London terror attack A.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2017

How dealers are using Instagram to sell cannabis to travelers in India

Dealers in India's hill state of Himachal Pradesh have discovered a new way to sell their 'stuff' — the famed Himachali charas (cannabis). They hunt down travelers through geo-tagged photos and hashtags on Instagram and turn them into potential.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2017

Apple acquisition hints at deep automation in iOS

You've had a number of built-in options to automate tasks on the Mac over the years, such as AppleScript and Automator, but you've had to turn to third-party apps like IFTTT to do similar things on iOS. You might not have to lean.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2017

Nintendo cites "manufacturing variation" for Joy-Con issues

Since the Switch started to show up in gamer's homes, some have been complaining about issues with its wireless Joy-Cons. Problems with losing connection, particularly on the left one, have plagued some enough to attempt DIY fixes, but.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2017

John Deere tractor owners allegedly use hacked Ukrainian firmware for repairs

Upset that a John Deere licensing agreement forbids repairing their own tractors, farmers turn to allegedly hacked Ukrainian firmware. Farmers see repair restrictions as a threat to their business and to their freedom. The post John Deere tractor own.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2017

Heartland revolt: Farmers use Ukrainian hacks to repair John Deere tractors

Upset that a John Deere licensing agreement forbids repairing their own tractors, farmers turn to allegedly hacked Ukrainian firmware. Farmers see repair restrictions as a threat to their business and to their freedom. The post Heartland revolt: Farm.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2017