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ALS patient becomes first person to tweet with just his brain

Last week a paralyzed man in Australia became the first to send a tweet just by thinking it, using a brain-computer interface (BCI). Human trials of the interface have been

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Fat squirrel has to be rescued from bird feeder after getting trapped inside

The RSPCA has asked home-owners to check bird-feeders – even supposedly squirrel-proof ones – regularly, and to call for help if they find a trapped animal A squirrel that beat

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Leeds v Arsenal: match preview

Can Marcelo Bielsa and Leeds bounce back in the wake of Tuesday’s 7-0 dissection at Manchester City? Only time will tell but their task against Arsenal is complicated by the

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Researchers develop AutoProstate to automatically generate prostate cancer diagnostic reports using deep learning

Researchers from the School of Biomedical Engineering & Imaging Sciences have developed a computer-aided prostate cancer diagnosis system, AutoProstate, which uses deep learning to generate an automatic report which will

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Interest rates rise for first time in three years

The increase to 0.25% from 0.1% followed data this week that showed prices climbing at the fastest pace for 10 years. The Bank’s action is set to increase the mortgage

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Amazon Luna runs on Windows and yet it’s hiring Linux gaming engineers

When Amazon’s cloud gaming service Luna launched last October, the fact it ran on Windows set it apart. Unlike Google Stadia, it wouldn’t necessarily need to convince developers to painstakingly

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Husband struggling with mental health strangled wife to death and then took his own life

The bodies Jonathan Metcalfe, 72, and his 68-year-old wife Sally were found in their home in April, and an inquest has been told he “felt like a failure and was

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Christian Eriksen has Inter contract terminated ‘by mutual consent’

Internazionale have terminated Christian Eriksen’s contract after the Denmark midfielder was suspended from playing in Italy because of his cardiac device implant. The 29-year-old has not played since suffering a

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Heart disease-protective diabetes drug not used equitably, study finds

A medication typically used for treating diabetes, glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists (GLP-1 RA), could also be used to prevent cardiovascular disease and major cardiovascular events, but a new study showed

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Sainsbury’s payroll hit by Kronos attack

Sainsbury’s is among major businesses in the UK and US affected by a cyber-attack on a payroll system provider. On Saturday, Kronos confirmed it was dealing with a ransomware attack

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