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How to see who blocked you on Instagram

Who has blocked you on Instagram? (Picture: Getty Images) Being blocked on Instagram can be a rather unpleasant experience. What is do not disturb on Snapchat? Your guide to updated app’s least annoying feature If you have been in the position where you try and view the posts of any of your friends, but you are unable to access their ...

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What is ‘Do Not Disturb’ on Snapchat? February update’s least annoying feature explained

Now you can silence people who get on your nerves (Photo: Getty Images) When you hang a ‘do not disturb’ sign on a hotel room door, it tends to mean something interesting is happening behind it. But a new Snapchat feature lets you tackle boredom, rather than stopping people from interrupting your excitement. It has just offered British users the change ...

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How to view Stories on new Snapchat update that’s making British users ask: ‘WTF?’

British Snapchatters are entering a period of change – and some are finding it difficult to cope Snapchatters have been scratching their head ever since a new Snapchat update began to roll out across the world. Yesterday, we revealed that a controversial new version of the app was coming to the UK and now users now appear to be complaining ...

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‘First Brit’ who died 10,000 years ago had ‘dark to black skin’, research reveals

This is the face of oldest complete skeleton ever found in the UK (Photo: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire) The first modern Briton had ‘dark to black’ skin, groundbreaking research has revealed. Britain’s oldest complete skeleton, known as Cheddar Man, was unearthed more than a century ago in Gough’s Cave in Somerset. Poland signs controversial Holocaust bill into law But an unprecedented ...

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Elon Musk's Car Is Currently Livestreaming Its Journey To Mars

Having successfully tested its Falcon Heavy rocket, SpaceX is now livestreaming the incredible journey of the rocket’s payload: Elon Musk’s Tesla sports car. The Tesla Roadster, complete with SpaceX’s astronaut suit for a driver, is now beginning its 400 million kilometre journey towards Mars as part of a heliocentric orbit that could potentially see it float through the solar system ...

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Don't Knock Social Media Users – They're The Diarists Of Our Times

For all his adult life, my dad has kept a diary. The entries are brief, but it’s a diary nonetheless: the key ingredients of his day, presented without analysis or reflection, consistently, for the last sixty-odd years. Sometimes instalments can be as simple as: “Went to work, had meetings, lost at squash”, but they’ve been enough to settle family debates ...

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HomePod review: Is Apple’s new device the best-sounding smart speaker?

Apple fans are about to enjoy harvest season for the first time since 2015 (Credit: Apple) It’s rare we get to see a new Apple product – let alone hear one. Now Apple is preparing to release its most important new piece of technology since the Apple Watch tick-tocked into the world a long three years ago. The HomePod is ...

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First alien planets discovered in star system outside the Milky Way

Artist’s impression of an exoplanet orbiting a distant star Astronomers have discovered the first planet to be found in a star system outside the Milky Way. An alien world was observed around a star that’s more than 3.8 billion light-years away using a technique called gravitational microlensing, which allows objects to be detected from a very long way away. Xinyu ...

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North Korea stole Bitcoin worth billions as cryptocurrency price soared last year, spy chief claims

Has the North Korean dictatator been robbing Bitcoins from the South? (Picture: Getty) Kim Jong-un has been accused of masterminding a cryptocurrency heist which has netted North Korea millions or even billions of dollars. South Korea claimed the North stole cryptocurrency from the South and said it was still trying to hack into its exchanges. ‘North Korea sent emails that ...

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The Apocalypse May Mean The End Of Us But Is That Really A Bad Thing?

How bad is the end of the world? It’s well, the end of the world, isn’t it? It’s in the name. How could anything be worse than the end to everything? But is the end of the world that bad? Let’s ask the question another way. The end of the world: who exactly is it bad for? Suppose something nasty ...

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