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Woman shares ‘game-changing’ way she serves spaghetti bolognese and garlic bread

Like mushy peas with fish and chips, garlic bread and spaghetti bolognese are a match made in heaven. And if you love to serve the two together, then we’ve come across a method that might change your life. A TikTok user named Laura Rowan, who posts under the name @larownails, shared the way she makes […]

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Buccaneers played the “nobody picked us to win” game

Some like to pooh-pooh the potency of potential motivation for pro football players. Time and again, it’s proven to be a very real dynamic. And it doesn’t have to be real. As Michael Jordan proved, embellished and/or fabricated motivation works, too. For the Buccaneers, the motivation was more embellished than fabricated. Still, the post-game noise […]

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Geospatial data helps to better understand Parkinson’s disease

In a new paper, a team of EPFL spatial-analysis experts and neurologists from Geneva University Hospital (HUG) show that the probability of developing Parkinson’s disease is higher in the canton of Geneva’s urban centers than in its rural areas. This constitutes an important contribution to the study of the causes of this neurodegenerative disease, which […]

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Volkswagen is exploring flying vehicles in China

Volkswagen (VLKAF) is looking into flying vehicles in China, becoming the latest automaker to probe the possibilities of personal air travel. Europe’s largest automaker said in a statement on Tuesday that “vertical mobility” could be the next step after self-driving technology. “Therefore we are investigating potential concepts and partners in a feasibility study [in China] […]

Technology

OneDrive for Android now supports Samsung Motion Photos and 8K video playback

Microsoft is updating its OneDrive app for Android this week with a new home screen, Samsung Motion Photos support, and the ability to play 8K videos. The new home screen includes quick access to recent files, offline files, and the “On This Day” feature of OneDrive that reminds you of your old photos. Samsung Motion […]

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Cobbler shares how you can fix broken zip at home in under 60 seconds

A cobbler from Kent has gone viral on TikTok after sharing his trick for fixing a broken zip at home, in less than a minute. The man, who posts on the account @originalcobblers, shared the trick in a video which has since amassed more than 290,000 views. In the clip he shows people what to […]

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Andy Reid on Eric Bieniemy’s contract: We’ll get that settled in the next week

The Chiefs’ season came to an end on Sunday with a 31-9 loss to the Buccaneers in Super Bowl LV and that means it is now time for them to move on to the business of the offseason. One of the first items on their list is sorting out the contract situation of offensive coordinator […]

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Full functionality after hip fracture takes two to three years

Hip fracture survivors experience notable declines in function and well-being in the first year after a hip fracture compared with peers without fracture, according to a study published in the January issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Jay Swayambunathan, from the National Institute for Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases […]

Business

GM extends shutdown at three plants due to chip shortage

The computer chip shortage is taking a bigger bite out of General Motors’ production plans than the company originally expected. Last week GM announced that three of its North American plants — the Fairfax plant in Kansas City, Kansas, the CAMI plant in Ingersoll, Ontario and the San Luis Potosi plant in Mexico — would […]

Technology

Robinhood celebrates amateur investors in awkwardly timed Super Bowl ad

Robinhood is running its first Super Bowl ad, just as the company faces a growing brand crisis. The commercial marks Robinhood’s biggest brand campaign, and it focuses on the idea that anyone can be an investor. That’s been at the center of Robinhood’s message since it was founded seven years ago, but recent stock restrictions […]