Google Maps Just Got One Of Its Most Useful Features Yet

Google Maps Just Got One Of Its Most Useful Features Yet

Oscar Williams  13.02.2017
Visiting a city for the first time this year? If you want to keep a note of friends’ recommendations, Google Maps can now...
Google's New AI Becomes 'Highly Aggressive' To Get What It Wants

Google's New AI Becomes 'Highly Aggressive' To Get What It Wants

Oscar Williams  13.02.2017
Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking are just three of the many experts who have warned about the existential threat posed...
Please, Please, Please Quit Social Media (But Not For The Reason You Expect)

Please, Please, Please Quit Social Media (But Not For The Reason You Expect)

Rosie Leizrowice  6.02.2017
Your excuses are excuses. Every time I talk about quitting social media everyone tells me why they want to but cannot. Most people don't...
A Malicious Android Virus Has Been Caught Making Record Ransom Demands

A Malicious Android Virus Has Been Caught Making Record Ransom Demands

Oscar Williams  25.01.2017
It’s a weekday evening. You’re on the bus home, catching up on WhatsApps and texts from friends as the dreaded “low...
If You Think Your Pupils Are Googling Their Way To Success, Think Again

If You Think Your Pupils Are Googling Their Way To Success, Think Again

Nick Shepley  21.01.2017
Learning takes time, perseverance, effort and the knowledge that the learner has a right to be wrong, to make mistakes and to figure it...
Will AI Bless Us With A 15 Hour Work-Week, Or Turn Us Into Paperclips?

Will AI Bless Us With A 15 Hour Work-Week, Or Turn Us Into Paperclips?

Dan Rogers  20.01.2017
Technology-driven unemployment is no longer just an ailment of low-income households. No job is safe. There are now AI lawyers, AI accountants,...
This Email Scam Is So Convincing It's Even Tricking The Pros

This Email Scam Is So Convincing It's Even Tricking The Pros

Thomas Tamblyn  20.01.2017
A Gmail phishing scam has been discovered that’s so realistic it’s even fooling people who would normally pride...
Facebook And Twitter Chiefs Could Face Commons Grilling Over Fake News

Facebook And Twitter Chiefs Could Face Commons Grilling Over Fake News

Sarah Ann Harris  15.01.2017
Social media bosses could be questioned over whether they are doing enough to stop fake news. The Commons Culture Committee is said...
Do Democratic Practices Stunt Technological Growth?

Do Democratic Practices Stunt Technological Growth?

Duncan Kenyon  3.01.2017
Politicians cannot ignore their voters to this extent and cannot embrace advantages of this. It is the mass unemployment issue that will...
Not Just Games - How Virtual Reality Will Heal And Teach In 2017 And Beyond

Not Just Games - How Virtual Reality Will Heal And Teach In 2017 And Beyond

Nima Ghadiri  1.01.2017
There is still the odd zombie shooter, and zombies jumping up on you in virtual reality is very, very frightening. Beyond slaughtering...
Google Director’s Vow Over Tackling Illegal Content

Google Director’s Vow Over Tackling Illegal Content

Press Association  28.12.2016
A Google director has said the internet giant has more to do to tackle illegal content, but urged people to make their own judgments should...
Want To Travel To The US? You'll Now Be Asked To Show Your Social Media Accounts

Want To Travel To The US? You'll Now Be Asked To Show Your Social Media Accounts

Thomas Tamblyn  23.12.2016
Thinking of travelling to the US soon? The likelihood is that you’ll need to apply for an ESTA or Visa waiver agreement. Well...
Why Our Tech Giants Must Save Globalisation

Why Our Tech Giants Must Save Globalisation

Mike Alhadeff  20.12.2016
The triumphant victories this year of the Brexiteers and Donald Trump has made one thing loud and clear. The nation state is far from dead....
Apple's Tim Cook Reveals Why He Agreed To Meet With Donald Trump

Apple's Tim Cook Reveals Why He Agreed To Meet With Donald Trump

Oscar Williams  20.12.2016
Apple CEO Tim Cook has defended his decision to join tech leaders in a private meeting with US president-elect Donald Trump last...