Business

Hundreds of popular cars ‘at risk of keyless theft’

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThieves hack into a car's security system using computerised unlocking technologyHundreds of popular cars - including four of the five best-selling models in the UK - are susceptible to "keyless theft", new research claims.Consumer group Which? found the Ford Fiesta, Volkswagen Golf, Nissan Qashqai and Ford Focus were all at risk.Thieves are increasingly thought to be using technology to bypass entry
US & World

Yang Hengjun: Australian popular blogger detained in China

[ad_1] Image copyright YANG HENGJUN/TWITTER Image caption Yang Hengjun is a popular blogger and former Chinese diplomat A Chinese-Australian writer who went missing at the weekend has been detained in China, the Australian government says.Yang Hengjun, a former Chinese diplomat, has been held since flying from New York to Guangzhou on Saturday.China informed Australia that the 53-year-old popular blogger was in custody, but it has not clarified why.Australian Foreign Minister
Entertainment

Friends is the UK’s most popular streaming show – why do we still love it?

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption "We'll be there for you..." It's been 14 years since Friends ended, but we love Ross, Rachel, Monica, Joey, Chandler and Phoebe as much as always.The US sitcom has topped a list of the UK's most-watched streaming shows, beating more recent releases.Netflix UK added Friends in January and twice as many episodes were streamed in the first three months of 2018 than its
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Oscars introduce new award for outstanding popular film

[ad_1] Image copyright Marvel/Disney Image caption Black Panther is among the films which could be recognised in the new category The Oscars are introducing a new category for outstanding achievement in popular film.It's among three changes which were approved on Tuesday by the Academy's board of governors.It means films which are popular with the public but less so with critics will be more likely to win an Oscar.Superhero films such
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Rajar: Digital radio is now more popular than FM and AM

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Digital radio has become more popular than listening over FM and AM for the first time, according to new figures.Radio research body Rajar said 50.9% of all listening in the UK was digital in the first three months of the year.That's up from 47.2% a year ago and marks the first time digital has accounted for more than half of radio listening.It means the government