Tag: UK

Google Pay adds support for more banks in Canada, UK, Italy, Spain, Ukraine, Poland, Australia, Brazil, and Russia

Here in the US, Google Pay is widely supported, and for that we’re grateful. In international markets, support isn’t always as easily found, but the list of partner banks is ever expanding. Over the past month, we’ve noticed that Google Pay has added support for a number of new banks for a handful of countries […]

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Rapyd raises $40 million to expand its payments network worldwide

Rapyd, a U.K.-based firm that helps companies and merchants of all sizes integrate a range of payment services into their platforms, has raised $40 million in series B funding to further expand its operations worldwide. The round was led by General Catalyst and Stripe and included participation from Target Global, […]

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No Joke, What’s Happening to 21 Savage Is Pretty Damn Concerning

21 Savage attends the CFDA / Vogue Fashion Fund 15th Anniversary Event on November 5, 2018 in Brooklyn, New York.Photo: Roy Rochlin (Getty Images) It was all jokes… until it wasn’t. In fact, it never really was a joke. A bit of transparency here: when I first saw news of […]

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No Deal Brexit will lead to “putrefying stockpiles of rubbish” and “slurry”

If the UK does not secure a Brexit deal, it will lose its export license for “millions of tonnes of waste,” meaning that the British Isles will have to find somewhere to stockpile all that waste, with concomitant “odours” and “runoff of leachates, causing secondary pollution.” But that’s nothing compared to the problems […]

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Sky’s Now TV app for Android introduces offline viewing

Now TV is one of the UK’s most popular streaming services, particularly because it’s owned by Sky, the UK’s biggest pay-TV provider. The latest update to the Android app introduces a long-awaited feature — offline viewing. It was promised before Christmas but is now finally rolling out. The service allows you to watch some of […]

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Brexit: May Running Down the Clock by Backing Yet-Again-Nixed Renegotiation of Withdrawal Agreement

You have to give Theresa May credit for being clever, or at least more clever than the various MPs that were braying that Parliament would take control of Brexit yesterday. No such thing happened, not even close. For starters, all Parliament was voting on were motions, and motions are not […]

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Rare Rides: The Sports-Luxury 1966 Jaguar S-Type 3.8

Long before the Ford-based retro throwback began showing up on dealer lots, Jaguar produced a contemporary and modern sedan called the S-type. Let’s check out a brown example, this one hailing from 1966.The roots of the original S-Type lie within its predecessor, the Mark 2 (Mk. II). As with many […]

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[Update: More and more countries] Google One’s storage plans start rolling out in the UK and Canada

Looks like the Google One love is already spreading, and now we get word that the service is now available to users in additional nations across Europe, including Spain, France, The rollout of Google One has been hitting more and more countries over the past few weeks. We’ve had reports from users in New Zealand, Taiwan, […]

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UK Deals of the Week: Google Pixel 3 with free Home Mini, Samsung Galaxy Watch mega bundle

Welcome to your weekly round-up of the best U.K. deals of the week for Android phones, network plans, accessories, smart home tech, and a little of whatever else is on offer in the world of mobile! Editor’s Pick Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL vs the competition https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qn7D48hRmCI After far too many leaks, Google’s new […]

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