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Watch: 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' Debuts Early Super Bowl Spot

Just recently we highlighted an awesome theatrical experience that put some viewers heading to an early screening of Kingsman: The Secret Service in the United Kingdom right in the middle of the action with a cool little viral stunt....Show More Summary

BT plans to reach most of the UK with 500 Mbps broadband via G.Fast

BT has laid out an ambitious plan to bring broadband speeds of up to 500 Mbps to the majority of the United Kingdom within 10 years by using G.Fast, a technology that can provide fiber-like speeds over short copper loops.

Does Bigfoot Exist in Scotland?

Does Bigfoot exist in Scotland...or, for that matter, the United Kingdom?There is the story of the 'Big Grey Man of Ben Macdhui' (posted below)...but a witness states she encountered a 7 ft human-like 'black beast' in 1980 near Carmyllie,...Show More Summary

Leaked Document Could Shatter UK Shale Dreams

A committee made up of members of parliament from several political parties issued a damning new report on the state of “fracking” in the United Kingdom.

Google settles with UK watchdog to protect consumer privacy

Google has agreed to change its privacy policy after an investigation from the United Kingdom’s privacy watchdog, the Information Commissioner’s Office, decided the existing policy wasn’t clear enough for consumers to understand. The issue stems from the consolidation of around 70 privacy policies into a single policy in March 2012. Show More Summary

Melville House to Publish U.S. Edition of The Establishment

2 days agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Melville House plans to publish the U.S. edition of Owen Jones’ The Establishment: And How They Get Away With It. A release date has been scheduled for May 2015. The book originally came out in the United Kingdom back in September 2014. According...Show More Summary

Twitter TV Ratings Come to France

Outside of the United States and the United Kingdom, France has one of the most active social TV audiences (it’s worth following Philippe Khattou‘s Twitter account, @French_SocialTV), and today they are getting their own Twitter TV Ratings. Nielsen has been the purveyor of Twitter TV Ratings in the U.S. Show More Summary

Rifle Competition: US vs. UK in 1950 (DTIC)

DTIC is a wonderful resource for finding documents that are important records in firearms history. One such article, which we will be looking at today, entitled “A Comparison Test Between United Kingdom And United States Lightweight Rifles” documents the 1950 test between the.280 caliber EM-2 (Janson Rifle, later Rifle No. Show More Summary

Here’s how the BBC, disrupted by technology and new habits, is thinking about its future

As the United Kingdom’s national broadcaster, the BBC operates under a royal charter, a formal document issued by the British monarchy that sets out the BBC’s priorities, ensures the broadcaster’s editorial independence, and details the responsibilities of the BBC Trust, its governing body. The BBC was first granted a royal charter in 1927, and the...

One Typo Brought Down A 124-Year-Old Company

A family business that had been around for more than a century was run out of business after a United Kingdom government register made a typo in 2009 that listed the company as having gone bust. The former co-owner of the company sued the government and recently won, The Telegraph reports. Show More Summary

An Interior Designer's "Try and Spot the AV Equipment" Apartment — Professional Project

Project by: Philharmonic AV Location: London, United Kingdom As a top tier interior designer, our client had very specific aesthetic ideals to work in conjunction with his AV needs. He wanted to have the ability to listen to music throughout...Show More Summary

A truth universally acknowledged

3 days agoArts : Parterre Box

On this day in 1813 Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice was first published in the United Kingdom.

British man accused of sex with Shetland pony

The United Kingdom village of Loversall might want to change its name after a 44-year-old man allegedly had sex with a Shetland pony.

Twitter ads will target U.K. voters by postcode

The days of automated phone calls by political campaigns are numbered as Twitter begins showing targeted ads to voters in the United Kingdom. The new ads will use Twitter’s location data to specifically target voters not only by GPS or … Continue reading ?

The Mail Rail in London, United Kingdom

Running beneath the feet of unsuspecting Londoners is an ever-clanging railway that quietly (at least on the surface) secrets parcels, missives, and other mail from one sorting station to another. This purpose-built system is known to...Show More Summary

Slenderman Spottings In United Kingdom Have Residents Of Cannock Chase Frightened At Night [Photos]

Slenderman, an eight foot tall specter known for kidnapping children, has been spotted in the sleepy mining town of Cannock Chase, in Staffordshire England over the last month or so. Brought to viral popularity by a series of creepypasta...Show More Summary

Turnbull & Asser Commemorate Winston Churchill with Special Edition Luggage

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was a man who many would argue was as formidable as his name. Over the course of his life, Churchill served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, won a Nobel Prize in Literature, and was … The post Turnbull & Asser Commemorate Winston Churchill with Special Edition Luggage appeared first on Selectism.

The No-Go Zone Myth Comes To America

The rhetoric around the debunked right wing media meme about the existence of "no-go zones" throughout France, the United Kingdom, and the rest of Europe, ratcheted up last week. Driven by politics, viewers, listeners, and page views,...Show More Summary

Magna Carta Exists Thanks to Christians' Influence, Say Church Leaders as UK Celebrates Document's 800th Anniversary

Churches in the United Kingdom will be celebrating the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta by focusing on the Christian heritage of the document.

Old Habits Die Hard! Kourtney Kardashian Is ‘At Wit’s End’ As Scott Disick Plans British Nightclub Tour

Scott Disick  is at it again! After a string of club appearances in the U.S., has learned he’s now planning a multi-day nightclub tour in the United Kingdom —… READ ON

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