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Brussels airport to run tests Tuesday, no date for re-opening

Brussels - Brussels Airport said it will run tests on Tuesday to see if repair work after two suicide bomb attacks wrecked the departure hall was satisfactory, but it could not give a firm date for resuming services.

Iran fires ballistic missiles in new test: State media

Tehran - Iran said its armed forces had fired two more ballistic missiles on Wednesday as it continued tests in defiance of US warnings."Long-range Qadr-H and Qadr-F precision missiles were fired today...

Microsoft giving some Windows Insiders the Lumia 950 for free

Microsoft is expanding its Insider community testing program to include under-development hardware. It has sent out letters to some lucky people who have contributed useful feedback on Windows 10, offering them the chance to test a Lumia 950 handset.

Samsung accused of 'having its own Volkswagen scandal' with TVs

An independent report has accused Samsung of doctoring energy efficiency tests for televisions in a similar manner to Volkswagen's cheating of diesel emissions tests. Samsung denies the claims which say the TVs can detect when they are being tested.

Berlin orders 'extensive tests' on all Volkswagen diesel models 

Berlin - The German government has ordered extensive tests on all Volkswagen diesel models, Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt told Bild on Monday, after it was revealed the company had programmed software to thwart US pollution control tests.

Revealed: Google's coder recruiting tool hidden inside search

Google has secretly hidden a tool inside its search results that recruits talented new programmers for the company. Searching for some complex programming terms can lead to access to a series of online puzzles. Solving the puzzles can lead to a job.

Apple is looking for a testing ground for its self-driving car

Leaked documents have apparently confirmed Apple is building a self-driving car. Developed in Silicon Valley, the company is now looking for a secure location in the San Francisco Bay Area to use as a testing ground for the autonomous vehicle.

Amazon brings one-hour delivery option to London

Amazon has brought its one-hour delivery service to central London, marking the first time that the option has been available in the UK. Over 10,000 products can be delivered directly to your door less than 60 minutes after you click the order button.

Ghana suspends Ebola vaccine trial after 'guinea pig' backlash

Accra - Ghana has suspended a trial for an Ebola vaccine after complaints that locals were being needlessly used as "guinea pigs" in a country currently free of the deadly disease.

N. Korea says successfully test-fired underwater ballistic missile

Seoul - North Korea said Saturday it had successfully test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) -- a technology that could eventually offer the nuclear-armed state a survivable second-strike capability.

Samsung responds to bending S6 claims with its own video test

Samsung has responded to earlier claims that its S6 and S6 Edge smartphones could be bent in the same way as an iPhone 6 Plus by releasing its own video of the phones being put under pressure. The force used is significantly less though.

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge bends just like the iPhone 6 Plus

A test conducted by a U.S. insurance company has revealed that Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge is just as bendable as the iPhone 6 Plus was famously revealed to be after its launch last year. The HTC One M9 can also be bent under pressure.

Amazon is testing delivery drones at a secret Canada site

Amazon is reported to be testing and developing its new drone delivery service at a secret site in Canada amid growing frustration with the U.S. government's prohibitive attitude towards the technology.

WHO gives green light to 15-minute Ebola test

Geneva - The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Friday it had approved a 15-minute test for Ebola that should prove a fast and rugged tool in countries hit by the disease.

'True Love Tester' bra unhooks only for true love

A new innovative bra designed in Japan uses Bluetooth to only unhook itself for the "true love" in your life, according to the claim of its manufacturer.

Using eyes and nose to detect Alzheimer’s

Failing a sniff test or screening positive on an eye exam may predict people’s chances of developing the neurodegenerative disorder Alzheimer’s, according to a new study.

What's for dinner? Starbucks, of course

Los Angeles - The giant Starbucks cafe chain appears to be considering expanding its food menu to include dinner items, including hamburgers.

Google Glass now for sale to anyone in the US

Google has officially made the Explorer Edition of its iconic Google Glass wearable computer available for purchase to anyone living in the US for a $1,500 price tag after a successful trial sale last month.

Blood test can predict Alzheimer's: study

Paris - Researchers in the United States say they have developed a prototype blood test that can tell with 90-percent accuracy whether a healthy person will develop Alzheimer's disease within three years.The test looks for 10 signatures of fatty proteins calle...

New test can reveal GMO’s in food

The first comprehensive test to detect genetic modification in food has been unveiled. As the abundance of genetically modified (GM) foods continues to grow, so does the demand for monitoring and labeling them.

Psych tests requested for women charged in failed exorcisms

Germantown - The Prosecutor assigned to the case of two women charged in connection with the murder of two children as a result of failed exorcisms has asked for psychological assessments for both defendants.

Lost wallet test shows Norwegians slightly less honest than 1996

Oslo - Way back in 1996, Readers' Digest magazine ran an honesty test of the world cities. Back then, all ten wallets left around Oslo were returned untouched. The Aftenposten newspaper decided to repeat the test in 2013 and the results were not quite so good.

New breast cancer test developed

A new test has been introduced to screen for inherited forms of breast cancer, offering patients an alternative to other available tests.

Video: Hamster tests steering system on new Volvo FMX truck

It happened in a steep quarry in Los Tres Cunados in northwestern Spain. Volvo wanted to test the dynamic steering on a brand new Volvo FMX truck, and what better way to do it than by having a hamster do the driving?

Video: 'Scientific' test — 'Drunk vs Stoned'

A guy decided to compare the results of first being drunk and then being stoned and captured it all on video. Reportedly the marijuana seen in this video was obtained and consumed legally in California, in case you are wondering.

Madrid buskers must audition before being allowed to play (video)

Madrid - The Spanish capital's central district has been declared by the Madrid Town Hall to be an "acoustic protection zone." This is in a bid to protect residents and tourists from the sounds of amateur street musicians.

'Best Internet mistake of the day' goes to the Chicago Tribune

Chicago - Apparently it's now fixed, but for a while there on Tuesday, the Chicago Tribune had one big boo-boo on their home page. Cute kitten though.

Changes to GED test set to take place in Jan. 2014

Adults who have started working towards their General Equivalency Diploma (GED) are being urged to finish it this year, because the high school equivalency diploma test will be undergoing some changes.

Test predicts the risk of getting Autism Spectrum Disorder

Living with an autistic child can be difficult both emotionally and physically. They test a parent's patience and behave in ways that are difficult to understand. Socially, it is hard, for the autistic child to fit in.

Video: TSA now checks drinks purchased inside the airport

Columbus - In a case of "from the sublime to the ridiculous", the TSA is now apparently testing drinks that have been purchased inside the secure area of the airport for explosives.
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