The 'Google Tax' - A Sign of Things to Come?

The 'Google Tax' - A Sign of Things to Come?

Alex Malley  15.12.2014
The recent announcement by the UK's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne of a new levy on companies seeking to avoid income tax is...
Will Google Still Be the King of Search By 2020?

Will Google Still Be the King of Search By 2020?

Jackson Rawlings  12.12.2014
Google's offering is so much more than simply search now that the prospect of them suddenly losing everything is minimal, if not nearly...

Data Privacy - Boom or Bust?

Marco Bertozzi  12.12.2014
It is fortunate for all of us that we don't see all the news all of the time, or become aware of all the futuristic ways companies are...
YouTube Reveals The Biggest Videos Of 2014

YouTube Reveals The Biggest Videos Of 2014

Thomas Tamblyn  10.12.2014
YouTube has published its list of the top trending videos of 2014 and leading the top 10 list is everyone's favourite mutant giant spider...

Silicon Valley Innovation, in Five Easy Take-Aways

Sigrid Daniel  4.12.2014
Here's what I learnt at Silicon Valley Comes To The UK, in bite-size form...
Google Just Killed This Forever

Google Just Killed This Forever

Michael Rundle  3.12.2014
Google has killed CAPTCHA. The online security widget, through which users 'prove' they are human by typing out nearly-unreadable passwords,...
Gangnam Style Officially Broke YouTube

Gangnam Style Officially Broke YouTube

Thomas Tamblyn  3.12.2014
The hideously successful song 'Gangnam Style' has finally -- after a long and frankly heroic effort -- finally broken the internet, and...
9 Reasons You Need A Tablet AND A Laptop

9 Reasons You Need A Tablet AND A Laptop

Libby Plummer  3.12.2014
While many gadgets have come and gone, the humble laptop has managed to stick around since the 1980s. But could it be in danger of extinction? The...
This Test Can Tell If You'll Develop Alzheimer's Or Cancer

This Test Can Tell If You'll Develop Alzheimer's Or Cancer

Natasha Hinde  2.12.2014
A new test which could determine whether your health is at risk from conditions such as Alzheimer's or cancer, has gone on sale in the...
In Meat-ro: The Curious Case of Cruelty Free Meat

In Meat-ro: The Curious Case of Cruelty Free Meat

Alexandra Gerrity  27.11.2014
Few insects produce methane and the protein they provide would be an efficient and sustainable way to increase intake as the population...
Spotify ISN'T Your Only Option For Streaming Music

Spotify ISN'T Your Only Option For Streaming Music

Sarah O'Meara  25.11.2014
To those already addicted to music streaming services, it's hard to imagine ever going back. Even for hardcore music lovers, whose collections...
Google Reaches Settlement In Online Abuse Case

Google Reaches Settlement In Online Abuse Case

Thomas Tamblyn  24.11.2014
A UK businessman has a reached a settlement with Google after going to court to have numerous malicious references to him removed. A Google...
When Will We Break Down the Media Pay Walls?

When Will We Break Down the Media Pay Walls?

Mark Hillary  19.11.2014
Everyone hates pay walls, except the publishers who can see no other way to earn from their content. But there is no agreement across the...
The End of Internet Freedom?

The End of Internet Freedom?

Hugo Winn  18.11.2014
The European Court of Justice ruling this year is a watershed moment for the info sphere - it redefines the individual's relationship to...