Twitter launches fact-checking program called Birdwatch where ANY member can flag a tweet

Twitter has unveiled a feature aimed at bolstering its efforts to combat misinformation by permitting users to add fact-check notes to tweets they believe are false in – but critics say it will target legitimate commentary and enable users ‘to take down anything they don’t agree with’. The pilot program unveiled Monday, called Birdwatch, adopts a … Read more Twitter launches fact-checking program called Birdwatch where ANY member can flag a tweet

Daily Mail launches new drive to aid Britain’s children struggling with lessons at home

An ambitious crusade to deliver laptops to lockdown pupils who need them is launched today. Up to a million UK schoolchildren are struggling with lessons at home because they cannot work online. Now the Daily Mail is swinging into action for Mail Force – the celebrated charity that gifted PPE to the NHS. The newspaper … Read more Daily Mail launches new drive to aid Britain’s children struggling with lessons at home

What smartphone devices lost the most value when new device launches?

Samsung phones are expected to drop up to 21 per cent of their resale value in the next few weeks, new data has revealed. If you have an old Samsung handset lying around, now could be the time to sell – as the price they command is set to plummet in the coming days and … Read more What smartphone devices lost the most value when new device launches?

Prince Harry launches mental health tool overseas

Prince Harry helps to launch new online mental health service for first responders in Australia set up by Invictus Games co-founder – and says he knows how ‘critical it is to train your mind as a muscle’ Prince Harry, 36, assisted in launching mental health tool, Peak Fortem It is online resource for first responders … Read more Prince Harry launches mental health tool overseas

How to split pensions in a divorce: Law for Life launches free guide

How to split pensions fairly in a divorce: Free jargon-busting guide launched to help couples divide one of their most valuable assets Couples often focus on splitting property and savings  in a divorce Divorcing women in particular can forfeit thousands of pounds if pensions are not included in a settlement A Survival Guide to Pensions … Read more How to split pensions in a divorce: Law for Life launches free guide

Cafe launches fairy bread burgers in celebration of Australia Day

Cafe launches FAIRY BREAD burgers ahead of Australia Day – so would you try one? A Sydney restaurant has launched a fairy bread burger for Australia Day The burger has two layers of bacon, cheese and beef and is served with sprinkles The bun is a sweet donut – complete with 100’s and 1000’s on … Read more Cafe launches fairy bread burgers in celebration of Australia Day

Iran launches ballistic missile drill with drones that resemble those used in Saudi Arabia attacks

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard launched a missile and drone drill on Friday featuring wedge-shaped suicide drones that strongly resemble the craft used to attack a Saudi oil facility in 2019.  The ‘Great Phrophet 15’ exercises also saw the IRGC launch around a dozen ballistic missiles from the back of mobile launchers positioned in the desert. Iran … Read more Iran launches ballistic missile drill with drones that resemble those used in Saudi Arabia attacks

Tessa Thompson launches her new production company Viva Maude with a first-look deal with HBO

Tessa Thompson launches her new production company Viva Maude with a first-look deal with HBO and HBO Max setting up two book adaptations By Brian Gallagher For Dailymail.com Published: 05:03 GMT, 15 January 2021 | Updated: 05:03 GMT, 15 January 2021 Tessa Thompson has established herself as a tour de force in front of the … Read more Tessa Thompson launches her new production company Viva Maude with a first-look deal with HBO

Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin launches New Shepard rocket for 14th time

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin launches its New Shepard carrying ‘Mannequin Skywalker’ for 300,000 feet test flight of its upgraded space capsule that will take tourists to orbit for $200,000 Blue Origin successfully launched its New Shepard rocket for the 14th time  The launch took placed at 12:18pm ET from Launch Site One in West Texas The … Read more Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin launches New Shepard rocket for 14th time

Covid UK: No10 launches hard-hitting ‘don’t let a coffee cost lives’ Covid ad

The Government today launched a hard-hitting Covid advertising blitz which warns people ‘don’t let a coffee cost lives’ as ministers warn police will tackle people flouting the lockdown amid a mass crackdown. No10 released two new posters this evening, with one showing masked people queuing outside while a caption claims that around one in three … Read more Covid UK: No10 launches hard-hitting ‘don’t let a coffee cost lives’ Covid ad