New report guides drug-device combination risk management

Experts from industry and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently joined forces to take a closer look at the interface of medical device and drug development, called combination products. Their new technical information report, AAMI TIR105:2020: Risk management guidance for combination products, provides recommendations for identifying and proactively avoiding risks to patients and […]

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Apple reverses course, removes charging brick from Apple Watch Edition and Hermès

Apple has quietly removed the 5W USB charging brick that it had been previously including with its pricier Apple Watch Edition and Apple Watch Hermès models, bringing the luxury models in line with the remainder of the company’s lineup, as spotted by MacRumors. At its “Time Flies” event earlier this month, the company announced that […]

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Shop worker praises female police officer stabbed while tackling knife-wielding suspects

A shop worker today praised the actions of a female police officer who was stabbed tackling two knife-wielding robbery suspects. The man, 35, said two teenagers stormed in Pimlico Grocery, in Westminster, at around 3.30pm yesterday waving blades at him and shouting ‘give us the money!’ He locked them inside and dialled 999 but the […]

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The UK’s retail parks were once the future. Now they look like drab relics of the past

As you cruise round the ring road at 50mph, they slide into view: huge square hulks with their supernaturally bright colours and 6ft lettering. Underappreciated and rarely discussed, commercial retail parks are a major part of the UK’s economic and social life. But now, amid a combination of long-term trends and the impact of coronavirus, […]

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