Ford Will Mass-Produce A Fully Autonomous Car By 2021

Ford Will Mass-Produce A Fully Autonomous Car By 2021

Oscar Williams  17.08.2016
Ford revealed yesterday that it will mass-produce a fully-driverless car for ride-hailing services by 2021, pitting itself against...
Google's New Video Calling App Duo Is Basically Just Social Blackmail

Google's New Video Calling App Duo Is Basically Just Social Blackmail

Thomas Tamblyn  16.08.2016
The great news is that Knock Knock is an entirely optional feature - you can turn it off. That said, the fact it exists at all shows that...
Is Siri Racist? Why Virtual Assistants Can't Understand Accents

Is Siri Racist? Why Virtual Assistants Can't Understand Accents

Philip Ellis  10.08.2016
It's a common enough complaint about smartphones. For all the wonderful things they can do, for all the ways they make our lives easier...
No, Palestine Has Not Been 'Deleted' From Google Maps

No, Palestine Has Not Been 'Deleted' From Google Maps

Louise Ridley  10.08.2016
Thousands of people are calling on Google to “reinstate” Palestine after reports the state was deleted from its maps service,...
Digital Democracy Meets the Oligarchs Uptown

Digital Democracy Meets the Oligarchs Uptown

Dr Richard Barbrook  2.08.2016
Can social media truly liberate the minds of the masses from the corporate propaganda of the mainstream media? Is it possible to imagine...
Your Android Phone Will Now Help The Emergency Services Find You More Quickly

Your Android Phone Will Now Help The Emergency Services Find You More Quickly

Oscar Williams  27.07.2016
Google has launched an emergency location service for Android users that could save thousands of lives a year, the tech giant claims....
Pokemon Go Away: Halt The Take-Over

Pokemon Go Away: Halt The Take-Over

Tobias Harris  20.07.2016
Pokémon Go shows the frightening ease for technology to hijack reality. The game eliminates the boundary between real and virtual, where...
Professional Emojis Are No Longer Men Only

Professional Emojis Are No Longer Men Only

Sophie Gallagher  15.07.2016
Every day 90% of the world’s population uses emojis to express the things we can’t quite find the words for (or just because...
Pokemon Go Never Had Access To Your Emails

Pokemon Go Never Had Access To Your Emails

Oscar Williams  12.07.2016
Niantic, the games developer behind Pokemon GO, has responded to claims that the app is able to read players’ emails and access...
How To Delete Yourself (And Your Searches) From Google's Memory

How To Delete Yourself (And Your Searches) From Google's Memory

Thomas Tamblyn  8.07.2016
Your Google account is a powerful tool. Through tracking and artificial intelligence it helps shapes Gmail, Google Maps and YouTube...
Moorfields Eye Hospital Shares One Million Eye Scans With Google DeepMind

Moorfields Eye Hospital Shares One Million Eye Scans With Google DeepMind

Oscar Williams  5.07.2016
Google DeepMind and Moorfields Eye Hospital have joined forces to apply artificial intelligence to analyse more than a million eye scans...
'What Is The EU?' Is Currently One Of The Most Googled Questions In The U.K.

'What Is The EU?' Is Currently One Of The Most Googled Questions In The U.K.

Thomas Tamblyn  24.06.2016
Now that Brexit has been crowned victorious it would seem understandable that the public are now wondering what the EU referendum...
Five Things We Can Learn From Google

Five Things We Can Learn From Google

Stephen Doran  24.06.2016
There are five things that Google does well that you too can implement to help you to build a successful life/business: 1. Patience and...
Google's AI Team Have Created Five Questions Every Robot Needs To Answer

Google's AI Team Have Created Five Questions Every Robot Needs To Answer

Thomas Tamblyn  22.06.2016
When it comes to predicting a robot apocalypse so few of us take humanity into consideration. It seems that when the robots and...