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Boeing reveals patent for upright sleeper

I can’t sleep on planes. I’ve tried sleeping with my head against the seat in front, sprawled out on my tray table, leaning on the passenger beside me… but unless the sleep gods are smiling on me that day, it doesn’t happen. It would seem the...

Is the selfie stick dangerous?

Selfie sticks have spread like wildfire. Your have one, your aunt has one, even US President Barack Obama has one… but are they dangerous? Maybe. The National Portrait Gallery in Canberra has just announced a ban on the much maligned selfie...