Does deeper data produce perfect matches? Facebook is finally ready to find out, starting today with a country-wide test in Colombia of its new Dating feature. It’s centered around an algorithm-powered homescreen of Suggested romantic matches based on everything Facebook knows about you that other apps don’t. There’s no swiping and it’s not trying to…

The mother of four told hosts Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby she’s killed about 100 species of animals in six different continents. Her Facebook bio says she’s hunted in Benin, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Argentina, Mongolia, France, Spain, Romania, New Zealand, Mexico, Canada, and throughout the United States. AMERICAN AIRLINES APOLOGIZES…

Record-breaking US wildfires are fueling a cottage industry of boutique services and many are happy to pay the price With record-breaking wildfires carving up the American west this summer, firefighters have become the rarest of civil servants: the kind almost universally lauded as heroes. Reinforcements dropped into Californias firefight from as far away as Australia…

However, the only items specifically forbidden from being advertised on kits are tobacco products. Looking at Premier League shirt sponsors since the league began in 1992 tells us a lot about attitudes to particular products and the developing economy. Since the league started, 60% of companies sponsoring shirts have fallen within four broad categories: financial,…

London violent crime ‘a public health issue’ Over the years the VRU has worked closely with partners in the NHS, education and social work. It has stressed the importance of positive role models and its projects have been shaped by statistics. Former director John Carnochan once showed me a jagged graph of violent crime in…

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