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Time spent on sites including Facebook, Gawker Media and Reddit account for 17% of all time people in the UK spend online
Social media has overtaken entertainment as the UK’s favourite activity online, accounting for almost a fifth of the two hours and 51 minutes a day people in the UK on average spend on the web.
Social media use – including time on sites such as Reddit or Gawker Media that are built on blog platforms – accounted for nearly 17% of all time online, up from 12.2% a year ago, according to research commissioned by the Internet Advertising Bureau.
News Media Association calls on government to implement 10 changes to corporation’s objectives and governance in submission to green paper
UK national and regional newspaper publishers have called for the BBC’s digital news operation to be curbed to allow commercial players to flourish at home and abroad.
The News Media Association, the trade body for the UK newspaper industry, “fundamentally disagrees” with the corporation’s ambition to grow its online news services, according to its submission to the government green paper on the BBC charter review.
Whether you’re a series veteran or a fresh-faced recruit, Metal Gear Solid V offers an unprecedented amount of freedom in how you can approach its missions. We’ve assembled a list of tips to help you get your bearings.
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Federal judge’s ruling means sharing economy suit could cover more than 160,000 California drivers and increase plaintiffs’ leverage
Uber drivers are entitled to class action status in litigation over whether they are independent contractors or employees, a US judge said on Tuesday, in a ruling in a case that could have wide implications for the sharing economy.
Three drivers sued Uber in a federal court in San Francisco, contending that they are employees and entitled to reimbursement for expenses, including gas and vehicle maintenance. The drivers currently pay those costs themselves.
Activision’s superhero action game Deadpool is returning for an encore performance later this year in an upgraded re-release for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, retailer GameStop announced this week.
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Capcom today announced Resident Evil Origins Collection, an upcoming retail bundle featuring upgraded HD versions of Resident Evil and Resident Evil 0 for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PCs.
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Nintendo has launched an Amazon storefront offering download codes for a large number of its published games on the Wii U, 3DS, and legacy platforms via the Virtual Console service.
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Star Wars Battlefront arrives this November, and developer DICE are preparing a beta to ensure that its launch goes smoother than Battlefield 4. The beta begins on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC this October.
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Eatsa in the city’s financial district offers iPad-based ordering, with meals prepared by people whom customers never have to see
Those sick and tired of having to deal with their fellow humans all the time have a new respite – a fully automated restaurant in San Francisco.