Alarmed by Admiral’s data grab? Wait until insurers can see the contents of your fridge

The company is to use Facebook data to calculate customer premiums. But even more invasive ways to monetise lives are coming with the Internet of Things Anybody who has been overcharged by an insurance company, denied specific claims or given the runaround by an insurers customer disservice should shudder at the idea of insurers learning…

Syria attack: nerve agent experts race to smuggle bodies out of Douma

Corpses could offer vital clues for US technicians trying to establish which chemicals were used in the deadly bombing Foaming at the mouth and struggling to breathe, their eyes burning, the patients overwhelmed medics in the Syrian township of Douma in the hours after 7:30 pm last Saturday. By the following day, an estimated 500…

'Resilience' film screening to showcase study findings – Huntington Herald Dispatch

'Resilience' film screening to showcase study findingsHuntington Herald DispatchNow understood to be one of the leading causes of everything from heart disease and cancer to substance abuse and depression, extremely stressful experiences in childhood can alter brain development and have lifelong effects on health and behavior. Read more: www.herald-dispatch.com

Europe’s unprecedented challenge from the authoritarians in the east

How the EU deals with members flouting core western liberal norms and values could overshadow Brexit wrangling in 2018 In 2017, Europe survived the crunch Dutch, French and German elections that- after Brexit and Trump- many predicted would mark the beginning of its aim. In 2018, the biggest threats could come from the east. When…