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Facebook's New Personal Assistant Is Literally 'M' From James Bond

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Tech

Meet 'M', Facebook's unique take on the personal assistant that now seems to be a requirement companion for all modern smartphones. Joining the ran...

Creepy New App Will Talk To You Like A Real Human

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Tech

Apple's Siri, Google Now and Microsoft's Cortana appear to have some competition. SoundHound, known for providing music identification services, h...

Microsoft Correctly Predicted All The Major Oscars

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK Tech

Alongside its regular work of making operating systems, inventing hologramatic versions of Minecraft and building our favourite gadget of the year, Mi...

Windows Is Cool Again. For Real.

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Tech

The arrival of Windows 10 will be a global event, and we don't just mean that in terms of hype. It quite literally will affect most of the computers o...

Skype's New Translator App Will Let You Talk In Any Language

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Tech

Microsoft has demoed a Skype Translator app that can translate different languages in near real-time over video calls. The demo was shown at Micros...

The iButler Is the Thin End of the Wedge

Robert Williams | Posted 08.06.2014 | UK Tech
Robert Williams

With news of Microsoft's Cortana personal assistant breaking, it looks like Siri is also about to get a serious makeover. Apple recently filed a patent that will make it more like personal assistant that tracks you around the house. An iButler, if you will.

When 'Her' Becomes a Reality, She'll Be a Digital Booth Babe

Mat Greenfield | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mat Greenfield

The now Oscar-winning Spike Jonze movie 'Her' explores how our relationship with technology may change as it becomes more sophisticated

Review: Halo 4

Belinda Parmar | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Tech
Belinda Parmar

I never thought I'd be the kind of person to care about guns - as long as it did the job and killed the enemy it's all good, right? - I was surprised at how fun it was to explore all the different types of weapons and have fun trying to find which one suits my playstyle the most.

The Woman Behind The Master Chief: Meet Kiki Wolfkill, Executive Producer of Halo 4

Belinda Parmar | Posted 07.01.2013 | UK Tech
Belinda Parmar

When we think of the games industry we still imagine a world that is populated entirely by men. Boys make games so boys buy games so boys make games. The girl gamer - and games designer - remains a lesser spotted beast.