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British Entrepreneurs Must Be Bolder

Glynn Jones | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Tech
Glynn Jones

Before the 2010 General Election, David Cameron famously asked the question, "Why is there no British Google?" I'm not a fierce patriot but it does seem odd that very few of us really are prepared to 'have a go'.

Bluetooth Fork Could Be High-Tech Ticket To Weight Loss

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Tech

How smart is your fork? Not smart enough. Among the laptops, gaming consoles are screens at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, one gad...

WATCH: Gigantic 'Aeroscraft' Blimp Moves For The First Time

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Tech

An enormous, futuristic craft designed to be somewhere between a blimp and a plane has moved for the first time. The Aeroscraft has been described ...

Home-Made Self-Balancing Unicycle Might Be The Best Commuter Vehicle Ever

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Tech

A man claims to have built a self-balancing unicycle by himself, using an Arduino mini computer. The Thatch Industries Raptor is similar to a Segwa...

Beautiful Floating Air Purifier Wins Electrolux Design Lab Competition

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.12.2012 | UK Tech

A floating air purifier which cleans and filters a room in total silence has won a prestigious design award. The Aeroball by Jan Ankiersztajn from...

WATCH: 'Future Suitcase' Will Follow You Around The Airport Hands-Free

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Tech

Remember when suitcases were replaced, seemingly overnight, by those much-more convenient pulley-wheelie bags? Get ready for it to happen again - o...

Michael Rundle

Transforming The iPad Into An Education Revolution For Children With Disabilities

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK Tech

The Wayra Academy in London is one of Europe's newest and most-exciting start-up labs. The space houses 16 new businesses chosen from a pool of more t...

Michael Rundle

2ndSight: The Start-Up Making Android Usable For The Blind

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK Tech

The Wayra Academy in London is one of Europe's newest and most-exciting start-up labs. The space houses 16 new businesses chosen from a pool of mor...

What Did The World's First Website Look Like?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.10.2012 | UK Tech

Inventor of the World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee might have appeared in the Olympic Opening Ceremony, but he still doesn't have the recognition factor y...

Michael Rundle

EyeSight: The Company Making Minority Report A Reality (Finally)

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK Tech

Along with jetpacks, moon bases and robot dogs that can fetch you a cup of tea, one of the most-requested 'future tech' products we get asked about al...

Technology: Changing the Face of Sport From 2012 to 2020

Gilles Grapinet | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Tech
Gilles Grapinet

Over the next decade, the sporting experience will change, for both the athlete and fan, perhaps more than in any decade since the first Olympic stadium went up in Greece nearly 3,000 years ago.

Michael Rundle

PICS: 10 Gadgets Helping HuffPost Cover The London Games

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Tech

We're really excited about the London Games - and also the fact that, as journalists, we're able to sneak into some of the best events without tic...

Memory Loss: One In Four Adults 'Don't Know Own Phone Number'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Tech

One in four adults doesn't know their own phone number, according to new research. A poll of 2,000 people by mobile security firm BullGuard said th...

WATCH: Japanese Man Invents Bin That Moves To Catch Rubbish

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.09.2012 | UK Tech

You know when you're at your desk, finish a drink, and listlessly toss it behind you onto the floor? Usually for us that's around the four hour mar...

'Project Holodeck' Could See Star Trek Dream Made Real

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK Tech

The 3D 'Holodeck' could be made into a reality if a project to create a 360-degree virtual reality simulator comes to fruition. The Project Holodec...

Are Gaming Headphones Worth The Money?

Huffington Post UK | Fergus Church | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Tech

Gaming headsets are constantly climbing in cost, but are they worth it? And can you wear one and retain any amount of dignity? We were recently sen...

Samsung's 'Flexible' Display Tech Coming By End Of 2012?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Tech

Samsung is preparing to produce devices with "flexible" displays, according to a report in Korea. The company's new panels are both extremely thin ...

'Fire Shadow' Missile Can Stay Aloft For Six Hours Before Hitting Moving Target

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Tech

The British Army has reportedly taken delivery of a missile which can stay aloft for six hours before hitting a moving target. The Fire Shadow miss...

PHOTOS: Early iPad Prototype: Jony Ive Reveals Device's 2002 Origins

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

The earliest known prototype of what would become the iPad have been revealed. The early documentation of the experimental device was revealed than...

Starting a Dotcom Dream - Part Three

Anna Bance | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Style
Anna Bance

Two years after the launch of Girl Meets Dress, the first and leading online Luxury rental destination, founder Anna Bance recalls how progress is being made to fulfil her dotcom dream

Airbus: Planes Could Be 'Printed' To Order As Soon As 2050

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Tech

Airbus have released a video detailing their vision for the future of air travel - including the possibility of planes produced by 3D printers. Th...

Camera 'Can See Through Walls'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK Tech

Researchers have found a way to see through walls by turning normal surfaces into 'mirrors' with natural light. The breakthrough could one day lead...

Planes Can Be Fuelled From The Ground Using Lasers

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Tech

Planes could in soon be refuelled mid-flight by ground-based lasers after successful tests of the technology. Lockheed Martin said that its Stalker...

Aerographite: World's Lightest Material Is 99.99% Air

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Tech

Researchers have made a material which is so light it's 99.99% air. Aerographite takes the title of 'lightest material in the world' away from the ...

WATCH: Control A Stone-Skimming Robot From Your Desk

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Tech

Everyone wants to skim stones - not everyone can. And even if you could, usually if you're at work, at school or online there isn't a nice quiet la...