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Cryptocurrency crash will burst Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple price bubbles to leave investors at risk of losing everything, European Union warns

There may be trouble ahead for crypto investors (Picture: Getty/Metro.co.uk) People who invested in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies could soon lose all their money. That’s the warning from the European Union, which said the surging value of virtual currencies is a bubble which could burst at any time. Two teenagers arrested after murder of six-week-old baby Bitcoin, the most famous ...

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How to delete a WhatsApp group

(Picture: Reuters) WhatsApp group chats are a blessing and a curse for most of us. On one hand, they help us keep up with all our mates, but the onslaught of notifications can be a shocker. It’s likely to take something pretty big to make you want to leave – despite the many, many updates – but the option is ...

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From Twitter to Tumblr: the 10 best social media platforms ranked

(Picture: Getty) These days social media seems to be as much a part of life as breathing oxygen. Many people are part of at least one social media platform and use them to display almost every aspect of life for the world to see. Some social media platforms are better than others and having the highest amount of worldwide users ...

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Police Can Identify You In Seconds Using Handheld Fingerprint Scanner

West Yorkshire Police are to trial a new technology that allows police officers to identify a person in seconds using a mobile fingerprint scanner. In the past identifying a suspect would require a trip to the nearest police station, wasting precious time. Now by using the mobile fingerprint scanner combined with a new app, police officers will have access to ...

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Russian rocket launch cancelled just seconds before take off

A Russian rocket was forced to cancel its lift off with seconds to spare (Picture: @roscosmos/Twitter) A Russian rocket destined for the International Space Station (ISS) cancelled its lift off just seconds before it was supposed to blast into the sky. The Progress 69 cargo ship had been scheduled to lift off from Russia’s Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan today to ...

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How to turn off automatic updates for Snapchat

(Picture: Getty) If you’ve already updated your Snapchat, you might be as annoyed as these people right now. There’s a petition to ‘Make Snapchat great again’ and a whole host of Snappers have taken to Twitter to express their disgust. Some have also been caught out by the iOS automatic update feature, including Vine star and rapper Jerry Purpdrank. When you ...

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World without women moves closer as human eggs are grown in lab for first time

Could this be how babies are made in the future? (Photo: Getty) Scientists have grown human eggs in a laboratory in an experiment which heralds a world where women are no longer needed to make babies. It’s hoped the experiment could mark a breakthrough in improving fertility treatment. Scientists removed egg cells from ovary tissue at their earliest stage of development ...

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Nasa spots bizarre ‘sperm crater’ on Mars which was once filled with water

This huge indentation once contained an ancient lake – and maybe even alien lifeforms (Picture: Nasa) A strange crater shaped like a massive sperm has been found on the surface of Mars. Nasa has just published an announcement about a huge indentation which appears to have been filled with water at some point in ancient history. The tail of the ...

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Microsoft founder Bill Gates vows to spend 10 years building futuristic super toilet – let’s hope it doesn’t have Windows

The billionaire has drunk ‘poo water’ and spent millions on his mission to build a new kind of khazi Microsoft founder Bill Gates is planning to spend the next decade thinking about toilets. But the billionaire hasn’t admitted a plan to get his kicks by indulging an unusual fetish but revealed the work his charity is doing to bring big changes to ...

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Elon Musk’s ‘Starman’ bids farewell to Earth as SpaceX steers Tesla Roadster towards Mars and the Asteroid Belt

Photo: (Instagram/ Elon Musk) It’s the most ambitious advertisement the world has ever seen. Now Elon Musk’s publicity stunt is set to continue for evermore after his firm SpaceX sent a Falcon Heavy bearing an unusual cargo: a red Tesla Roadster with a dummy called ‘Star Man’ at the wheel. SpaceX famously spends precisely zero dollars on advertising. Yet it’s ...

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