Google Chrome’s latest update is vital for anyone who shops online

Online shopping with Google Chrome in tow is about to get much faster and (more importantly) more secure. Google is updating its browser to allow users to automatically add saved credit and debit card details into online forms with the tap of a finger. Chrome, which is the most popular web browser on the planet – accounting for some 65 percent of all desktop web traffic, will allow users to secure this information with a fingerprint. After users have authenticated with a tap of the fingerprint scanner, Google will fill-in…

SpaceX latest: Elon Musk’s firm successfully test Starship launch ‘Mars is looking real’ | Science | News

The Starship rocket completed a 150-metre “hop” earlier today to demonstrate its lift-off and landing capabilities in Boca Chica, Texas. Videos show the rocket completing the relatively small jump after a huge blast of fire emerges from the bottom rocket. SpaceX boss Elon Musk tweeted following the test: “Mars is looking real. Progress is accelerating.” The Starship is a staggering 164ft (50m) tall, 200-ton, or 1,400 tons when fully loaded. The Starship prototype is constructed of eye-catching stainless steel instead than the carbon composite or aluminium-based materials. This gives the…

Speed limit: Driving law changes are backed by road users as updates ‘echo frustration’

New driving rules will see speed limits across areas with roadworks increased from 50moh to 60mph. The scheme is set to reduce congestion and slash overall journey times for road users forced to travel through affected routes.  A new poll by Motorpoint has revealed the new rules have already received the backing of hundreds of road users.  The online survey revealed that 52.6 percent of 1,024 road users welcomed the change to the legislation.  Mark Carpenter, Chief Executive Officer at Motorpoint said the results “echo the frustration” of drivers who…

Parents struggle to talk to kids about money due to lack of confidence in their finances | Personal Finance | Finance

A study of 2,000 adults, with children aged up to 17, found 97 percent thought it was important to teach their kids about money, but are unsure how – and when – they should start to introduce it. The average age that parents feel able to introduce the subject of money with their children is five-years-old. However, the study by M&S Bank found 38 percent said they didn’t know what age their child should be when they approach the concept of money. And only a third (34 percent) had spoken…

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: The one thing to look out for inside your mouth – ulcers

Sourced from animal products, vegetarians and vegans could find themselves deficient in vitamin B12 if they don’t eat foods fortified with the nutrient. People with certain medical conditions, such as pernicious anaemia, may also struggle to absorb the vitamin from food. A lack of B12 could reveal itself with something in your mouth. According to the NHS, if you have a vitamin B12 deficiency you may suffer from mouth ulcers. Mouth ulcers are described by the national health body as “painful sores” that are “usually round or oval” in shape.…

Hand luggage: Expert recommends packing cubes for cabin bags to speed up security | Travel News | Travel

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, airlines are enforcing strict new rules to help reduce the risk of spreading the virus. Among these is the recommendation that travellers should carry hand sanitiser on their person so that they can ensure adequate hand hygiene where soap and water are not available. However, hand sanitisers must be no more than 100ml as part of global liquid regulations. Furthermore, it must be removed from bags when passing through security and places in a clear, plastic pouch. With this in mind, an expert from AirHelp, which…

Fortnite update 13.40 PATCH NOTES – Joy Ride cars release, server downtime news, bug fixes | Gaming | Entertainment

UPDATE: Fortnite update 13.40 has gone live alongside server downtime on PS4, Xbox One, PC, iOS, Android and Nintendo Switch. Epic Games confirmed the news on Twitter, telling fans that servers are down for update 13.40. “We’re beginning to disable services in preparation for v13.40,” reads an Epic post. “If you’re currently in a session, you can continue to play until downtime starts at approx. 4 AM ET (08:00 UTC).” ORIGINAL: Fortnite update 13.40 – the Joy Ride update – has been officially announced by Epic Games. Titled the Joy Ride update, version 13.40…