How Autonomous Driving Tech Will Make Your Devices Smarter

How Autonomous Driving Tech Will Make Your Devices Smarter

Laszlo Kishonti  6.07.2017
This new breed of chips will be a lot more power-efficient than their existing counterparts, and they will allow devices to take deep learning...
What Questions Should A Computer Actually Ask?

What Questions Should A Computer Actually Ask?

Brian Cooper  6.07.2017
As Stephen Hawking points out, that it's not AI that's dangerous, but the goals we're setting it. AI doesn't have a moral compass. It has...
Google Hit With Huge £2.1bn Fine For Abusing Its Power As A Search Engine

Google Hit With Huge £2.1bn Fine For Abusing Its Power As A Search Engine

Thomas Tamblyn  27.06.2017
Google has been hit with a record-breaking £2.1bn fine by the European Union after an investigation found that it had...
Don't Lose Any Sleep Over The Fate Of Uber's CEO

Don't Lose Any Sleep Over The Fate Of Uber's CEO

Paul Blanchard  22.06.2017
You don't need a degree in history to know that while Kalanick has been at the helm of Uber, the company have been embroiled in upwards...
This is What Happens If You Chase The Google Street View Car

This is What Happens If You Chase The Google Street View Car

Sophie Gallagher  21.06.2017
It has been a whole decade since Google first launched its ‘Street View’ project. Since then the mapping tool has helped us...
Anyone Can Be Whatever They Want... That's A Bad Thing

Anyone Can Be Whatever They Want... That's A Bad Thing

Dmitry Bagrov  8.06.2017
As in so many other areas, technology is a tool. One that can solve problems, but employed incorrectly can equally make them worse. The...
Theresa May's Muddled Response To Terrorism

Theresa May's Muddled Response To Terrorism

Dr Michael Arnheim  5.06.2017
On Sunday 4 June 2017, in response to the latest London terrorist outrage, Theresa May came up with a new approach to the problem. However,...
The Creator Of Android Has Made A Smartphone And It Looks Incredible

The Creator Of Android Has Made A Smartphone And It Looks Incredible

Thomas Tamblyn  31.05.2017
This is the Essential Phone, it’s a brand-new Android smartphone with a very special heritage. You see this phone is the brainchild...
Hit Internet Giants Where It Hurts Most Over Extremist Material, Ex Spook Says

Hit Internet Giants Where It Hurts Most Over Extremist Material, Ex Spook Says

George Bowden  29.05.2017
Britain should consider fining internet giants that fail to take down extremist content, a former GCHQ deputy director of intelligence...
'Concerned Individual' Takes On Tories With Alternative Google Ads On Dementia Tax

'Concerned Individual' Takes On Tories With Alternative Google Ads On Dementia Tax

Becky Barnes  22.05.2017
A ‘concerned individual’ has decided to take on the Tories’ controversial ‘dementia tax’ Google advertising...
Don't Panic, Google Can Now Fix Your Terrible Photo Skills

Don't Panic, Google Can Now Fix Your Terrible Photo Skills

Thomas Tamblyn  17.05.2017
Google knows how much people love taking pictures on their smartphones. What it also knows is that sometimes, no matter what...
Lib Dems Use Google Adverts To Claim Theresa May Is 'De Facto Ukip Leader'

Lib Dems Use Google Adverts To Claim Theresa May Is 'De Facto Ukip Leader'

Ned Simons  15.05.2017
The Lib Dems have placed adverts on Google that claim Theresa May is the “de facto leader of Ukip”. When users search “who...
This Is Why You Shouldn't Google Your Child's Symptoms When They Are Ill

This Is Why You Shouldn't Google Your Child's Symptoms When They Are Ill

Sophie Gallagher  9.05.2017
Every parent is guilty of turning to Google to help answer those questions we’re pretty certain we should know the answer to; how...
The Destructive Consequences Of The Monetisation Of Human Attention

The Destructive Consequences Of The Monetisation Of Human Attention

Roobla  4.05.2017
The underlying fact is that our attention has become a commodity that can be manipulated to increase profit. And secondly that the attention...