Top back-to-school gear: Tech Support

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Welcome to Tech Support, a segment where I, Dan Howley, serve as your intrepid guide through the sometimes confusing, often frustrating, world of personal technology. Here, I answer all of your most pressing questions about the various gizmos, gadgets, and services you use in your everyday life. Have a question […]

Open schools for younger kids, top pediatrician says

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WASHINGTON — Younger children pose a smaller risk of catching and transmitting the coronavirus, a top pediatrician told Congress on Thursday, providing a scientific argument for why elementary schools could potentially open in parts of the country next month. “School systems may consider prioritizing the return of younger children and […]

Our top picks to shop now

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On offer for one day only, shop these savings while they’re still available: The Independent/iStock If you’re planning a staycation, trip abroad or simply need to stock up on skincare and make-up essentials, make sure you bag a bargain while you’re at it with Boots £10 flash sale. Every Tuesday […]