This Is What Happens When You Google 'Fun Facts'

This Is What Happens When You Google 'Fun Facts'

Nitya Rajan  3.09.2015
If you are in the middle of doing something important, look away now -- Google's new 'fun facts' feature is the perfect recipe for procrastination. Typing...
This Is Google's New Logo

This Is Google's New Logo

Thomas Tamblyn  1.09.2015
Google has a new logo, and here it is. Designed to retain the friendly approachable style of the old logo while introducing a more modern...
Google Maps Turned Into This Incredible Generative Art

Google Maps Turned Into This Incredible Generative Art

George Bowden  30.08.2015
A Boston-based computer coder has turned his hand to modifying the Google Maps API to produce some very cool generative art. Shaun Utter...
Apple And Google's Masterplan Has One Fatal Flaw: Your Nude Pics

Apple And Google's Masterplan Has One Fatal Flaw: Your Nude Pics

Thomas Tamblyn  27.08.2015
The problem with almost all of these features are their expectations of us as human beings. They're hopelessly unrealistic. I, for example,...
YouTube's Massive Gaming Site Is Going Live, But Is It Fatally Flawed?

YouTube's Massive Gaming Site Is Going Live, But Is It Fatally Flawed?

Nitya Rajan  26.08.2015
Google's YouTube gaming site launches today in the US and UK in bid to rival Amazon's Twitch. Plans for the site, which will feature...
THIS Is The BlackBerry Android Phone Everyone's Been Waiting For

THIS Is The BlackBerry Android Phone Everyone's Been Waiting For

Thomas Tamblyn  20.08.2015
Remember BlackBerry? That company that made a phone you might have used at University or as a work phone you desperately never wanted. Well...
Google Has Made A WiFi Router That JUST WORKS

Google Has Made A WiFi Router That JUST WORKS

Thomas Tamblyn  19.08.2015
WiFi routers are just the worst. Promising us a world of wireless convenience the price they make you pay is high because they almost...
The Robot Apocalypse Is Back On Track As Google's Human Robot Becomes Scarily Agile

The Robot Apocalypse Is Back On Track As Google's Human Robot Becomes Scarily Agile

Thomas Tamblyn  18.08.2015
Google-owned robotics company Boston Dynamics has taken its famous rescue robot ATLAS for its first proper run outside and the results...
Google Just Got More Time To Prove That It Doesn't Cheat

Google Just Got More Time To Prove That It Doesn't Cheat

Nitya Rajan  14.08.2015
Google has been granted an extension -- till August 31 -- to respond to the European Commission's antitrust case. The tech giant has been...
Samsung's Next 'iPhone Killer' Is Launching Today And Its Screen Is Out Of This World

Samsung's Next 'iPhone Killer' Is Launching Today And Its Screen Is Out Of This World

Thomas Tamblyn  13.08.2015
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is now just hours away from launch at the company's next 'Samsung Unpacked' event. Taking place at 4PM BST,...
Science Takes Hold of Contemporary Culture

Science Takes Hold of Contemporary Culture

Ian Blatchford  13.08.2015
Science is not only thriving in contemporary culture it is beginning to dominate too, if queries made by Google users are anything to go...
Google's New Owner Has Already Been Banned In China

Google's New Owner Has Already Been Banned In China

Thomas Tamblyn  11.08.2015
Google's announcement that it is being taken over by a new parent company called Alphabet took much of the world by surprise, however one...
Meet Alphabet, The Company That Now Owns Google

Meet Alphabet, The Company That Now Owns Google

Thomas Tamblyn  11.08.2015
Google has announced a massive restructuring of its business that moves it under the control of a brand-new company, Alphabet. Google...
Online Giants Now Have A 'Game-Changer' Weapon Against Child Abuse Images

Online Giants Now Have A 'Game-Changer' Weapon Against Child Abuse Images

Thomas Tamblyn  10.08.2015
Online companies Google, Facebook and Twitter have joined forces with the charity Internet Watch Foundation to create a new 'game-changing'...