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Technology

Cloud infrastructure spend to top non-cloud in 2022: IDC

Analyst outfit IDC has predicted that the world’s IT buyers will spend more on infrastructure intended for use in clouds than in other scenarios some time during 2022. The firm’s latest Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Infrastructure Tracker: Buyer and Cloud Deployment, found that spending on compute and storage infrastructure products for cloud deployments jumped 17.2 percent […]

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Science

How to spend your money smartly while staying eco-friendly

As the cost of living crisis rolls on, millions of people are looking for ways to save money this summer and beyond. In the face of rising bills, it may be tempting to cut corners and choose less environmentally sound options, but if you’re someone who cares about climate change and preserving resources, you know […]

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Life Style

Spend your summer right: Save money at Sports Direct!

Whether you’re looking to pick up some stylish summer clothing, quality trainers, walking boots or even sandals for your upcoming holiday you’ll find what you need in store. Looking to grab some sport equipment, including tennis equipment to celebrate the return of Wimbledon? Or just something fun to occupy the kids in the back garden? […]

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Automotive

British drivers now having to spend a staggering £4,000 a year to run a car

Parking in Edinburgh city centre sets drivers back a massive £3,483 per year – higher than any other area, bar the City of Westminster. Outside that, however, the study found that Edinburgh’s insurance prices aren’t so high compared to other areas at £472, and there are no major tolls to pay. Meanwhile, Leicester was revealed […]

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UK

‘Horrendously wasteful’ quangos spend £31m in taxpayer cash on social media in three years

BBC QT audience discuss the use of taxpayers’ money The data was published by the TaxPayers’ Alliance, with investigations campaign manager Elliot Keck claiming its findings highlighted “horrendously wasteful excesses” in arms-length organisations. However, NHS Blood and Transplant Service has countered by pointing out the important role social media plays in enabling it to connect […]

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Health

On the job: Students spend summer helping local organizations

Mirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski Volunteer Anthony Pater of Altoona draws a caricature of Alice Smithmyer, 10, of Altoona at Juniata Memorial Spray Park. Anthony Pater is spending his summer days drawing caricature portraits for children and sometimes their parents at the Juniata Memorial Spray Park in Altoona. But, if children can’t find him at […]

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UK

​Norway scales back SWF spend as local economy blooms

The Norwegian government announced this morning, as part of its revised budget plan for this year, that it will withdraw NOK30bn (€2.9bn) less from its sovereign wealth fund than previously envisaged – citing a need to avoid overheating the domestic economy which is currently exceptionally strong. Finance minister Trygve Slagsvold Vedum said: “Unemployment is low, […]

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UK

£10 free* to spend at YouGarden with your Daily Express, you just pay postage

Get your garden looking great this summer and for years to come with £10 off purchases with YouGarden. At YouGarden you’ll find a huge range of garden items including: grow-your-own fruit and veg bulbs and flowers plants shrubs trees gardening equipment seeds and much more, with all items delivered straight to your door With a […]

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Sports

Man Utd prioritising Frenkie de Jong and ‘three other signings’ as Glazers ready to spend

Manchester United are prioritising a centre-back, full-back and a striker as well as Barcelona’s Frenkie de Jong, it has been claimed. The Glazers have already pledged to spend the money and ‘work hard’ in order to back Erik ten Hag. And it appears new reinforcements are incoming, even though there’s been a delay to proceedings […]

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US

Spend a night with the animals! ‘Snooze at the Zoo’ returns to Milwaukee County Zoo

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — You’re invited to spend a night with the animals at the Milwaukee County Zoo! Aug. 11-13, guests can “Snooze at the Zoo.”  When you Snooze at the Zoo, you get to sleep near the bears, seals, elk or caribou, and don’t be surprised if a peacock checks out your spot!  It’s […]