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Bitcoin hits historic high of $10,000 – but is the bubble about to burst?

The virtual currency Bitcoin doesn’t actuall exist in physical form. But it’s making people extremely rich nonetheless (Photo: George Frey/Getty Images) Bitcoin surged to a record price and broke the $10,000 mark for the first time today after doubling in value over the course of just a few weeks. The price of one single Bitcoin was $10,035 (£7,541) on the ...

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How to get moving stickers on Snapchat

(Picture: Metro) There are so many inventive things you can do on Snapchat with some ingenious helpful tips. One of the most attractive things about Snapchat is how pioneering you can be in your use of emojis. Bitcoin hits historic high of $10,000 – but is the bubble about to burst? Once you have taken your picture or video snap, ...

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Facebook rolls out AI that can spot suicidal posts before they’re reported

Facebook is preparing to introduce a potentially lifesaving feature (Picture: AP/ Facebook) Facebook is about to roll out an automated suicide prevention system across the world following a successful test in America. The social network’s system uses artificial intelligence and ‘pattern recognition’ to identify people who are expressing thoughts of suicide by scanning their posts or live broadcasts. Its AI ...

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Guy Creates Hilariously Passive-Aggressive Spotify Playlist For Messy Housemates

Anyone who’s lived in a flat or house share will have experienced at least one cleaning-based disagreement during their time. Ben Winter is one of these people. But rather than sitting back and agreeing to live in a housemate-induced hovel, he decided to take action… in the form of a pass-agg Spotify playlist called ‘Kitchen’s A Tip’. Ben used song ...

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Justin Welby Dodges Questions About Royal Engagement 24 Hours Before Wedding Announced

Does the Archbishop @JustinWelby expect to be conducting a royal wedding soon…? #Peston pic.twitter.com/mqQKEGb692 — Peston on Sunday (@pestononsunday) November 26, 2017 Just 24 hours before Prince Harry’s engagement to Meghan Markle was announced to the public, the Archbishop of Canterbury was forced to dodge inquiries about whether the Royal was about to pop the question.  Appearing on ITV’s Peston ...

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Why Winter Is Great Time To Visit The Costa Brava

What do you think of when you think of the Costa Brava? Sun, sea and sand perhaps? Or days on the beach and warm evenings eating fresh fish al fresco and sipping something cool. Maybe you’re more active and thinking of scuba diving, fishing or sailing. Photo by Joaquin Aranoa (Pixabay). The view from Calella de Palafrugell. Or you could ...

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How The SuperNEMO Experiment Could Help Solve The Mystery Of The Origin Of Matter In The Universe

Justin Evans, University of Manchester The Savoy region of France is best known for its fir-lined ski slopes and picturesque Alpine villages. Less known is the fact that, deep beneath some of these slopes, scientists are investigating one of the greatest mysteries in physics: the origin of matter. The Fréjus road tunnel in the region carries traffic between the French ...

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How much money is Google worth?

(Picture: Getty Images) Google, everyone’s best friend and doctor, has been commanding the searches of the internet for the past 19 years. Apple has released a Christmas advert – but is it as good as the John Lewis commercial? The search engine was founded by Sergey Brin and Larry Page and is now one of the most successful inventions and ...

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Brexit U-Turn As Downing Street Admits Northern Ireland Could Stay In The Customs Union

Northern Ireland could stay in the customs union after Brexit, Downing Street revealed today as they said such a move was up for negotiation. In a briefing with journalists this morning, a Downing Street spokesman was asked to respond to comments from DUP leader Arlene Foster about the region’s future trading relationship with Ireland after Brexit. The Government has always ...

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Denzel Washington Has One Big Question After Seeing Drake's Tattoo Of His Face

Denzel Washington was left scratching his head after being shown Drake’s tattoo of his face during an interview with Jimmy Fallon. The Oscar-winning actor admitted that he’d previously been made aware of Drake’s ink, when Jimmy presented him with a photo of the tat, adding: “I just don’t know what body part this is from… on Drake.” As Jimmy speculated, Denzel ...

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