British presenter lands his own weekly comedy series on HBO
One survey found that 54 per cent of teachers felt their students knew more about ICT than they did
Perhaps it caught your eye in the newsagent. Or perhaps nobody goes to newsagents anymore, and we're all actually living totally isolated lives, sat in WiFi pods and never leaving except for the odd Apple product launch. Either way, the Independent redesign came out today. And the feeling - at least in the office - is mildly euphoric.
When Bernie Madoff’s Ponzi scheme first came to light, Wall Street was shocked by the scope of the fraud. At $65bn, it rendered even the most seasoned traders – people who are used to dealing with millions everyday –speechless. But there was more to come, for when the disgraced financier subsequently claimed that he had acted alone, everybody was left wondering how one man could have perpetrated such an immense fraud over so many years.
Engineers declared success today as the Costa Concordia liner was pulled completely upright during a complicated, 19-hour operation to wrench it from its side where it capsized last year off Tuscany, an unprecedented feat that sets the stage for it to be towed away next year.
Cyrus' video set a Vevo record attracting 19.3 million views in 24 hours
Staff reportedly honoured the company with a round of applause even after they were told they'd lost their jobs
Furious Tory MP blasts ‘the most bizarre game of whack-a-mole I’ve ever seen’ as seven senior BBC staff past and present appear before the Commons Public Accounts Committee
High-altitude balloon and miniature computer used to launch a teddy bear 39,000 meters into the stratosphere.
Details have been revealed of London’s first dedicated 24-hour television channel, London Live, which will go on air in the Spring of next year.
The Oculus Rift continues to attract high profile fans and supporters, promising VR for the masses
Tweaks to the firmware will eke an extra 53MHz in clock speed from the AMD GPU
Children will be taught fractions from the age of five and will once again have to learn the 12 times tables under a controversial new national curriculum to be announced today by the Education Secretary Michael Gove.
Viewers are getting fed up with storylines that go on for years and years
The broadcaster will provide extensive coverage of the Muslim period of prayer to challenge those who associate the religion with extremism and terror
Broadcaster risks losing flagship programs following claims major backer will not renew multi-million pound deal