Why Robots (Not Human Moderators) Should Be Filtering Out Child Pornography

Why Robots (Not Human Moderators) Should Be Filtering Out Child Pornography

Richard Pursey   27.07.2017
Humans (moderators and innocent users) should never be asked to see harrowing and disturbing content. AI will make manual moderation a...
In Search Of The Next Big Thing

In Search Of The Next Big Thing

Ian Spero  25.07.2017
In America there is much talk of the 'Silver Tsunami'. According to Microsoft's Ed Steidl what we should really be talking about is a phenomenal...
Microsoft Is Preparing To Kill Off Paint And We're Already In Mourning

Microsoft Is Preparing To Kill Off Paint And We're Already In Mourning

Sophie Gallagher  24.07.2017
This article has been updated, as a Microsoft spokesperson has now told HuffPost UK: “MS Paint is not going away. In addition...
This Is The Xbox One X, The 'World's Most Powerful Console'

This Is The Xbox One X, The 'World's Most Powerful Console'

Thomas Tamblyn  11.06.2017
After a year of teasing gamers Microsoft has finally unveiled its brand-new games console, the Xbox One X. The Xbox One X will...
Watch Sony's PlayStation E3 2017 Press Briefing Right Here

Watch Sony's PlayStation E3 2017 Press Briefing Right Here

Thomas Tamblyn  11.06.2017
The E3 2017 video games conference is already shaping up to be pretty spectacular with Microsoft unveiling its most powerful...
Watch Microsoft Unveil Its Most Powerful Xbox Ever Made

Watch Microsoft Unveil Its Most Powerful Xbox Ever Made

Thomas Tamblyn  11.06.2017
Microsoft is expected to unveil not only the most powerful Xbox it has ever made but the most powerful games console ever released,...
Why The Future Of IoT Needs Blockchain And Distributed Ledgers

Why The Future Of IoT Needs Blockchain And Distributed Ledgers

Paul McNeil  5.06.2017
However, since it was not originally created for real-time IoT communications, blockchain has its shortcomings. Notably, the fees associated...
Microsoft Billionaire Unveils The Largest Aircraft In The World

Microsoft Billionaire Unveils The Largest Aircraft In The World

Thomas Tamblyn  1.06.2017
This is the Stratolaunch carrier aircraft and as you’ve probably already guessed, it is now the largest aircraft in the...
This Time It Isn't Personal: Why I Threw Alexa Away In Fifteen Minutes

This Time It Isn't Personal: Why I Threw Alexa Away In Fifteen Minutes

Dmitry Bagrov  31.05.2017
Most of the adverts show happy people making cakes, or getting directions or finding out fun facts. Some show smart speakers capable of...
Microsoft Built A Watch That Calmed This Woman's Parkinson's Tremors

Microsoft Built A Watch That Calmed This Woman's Parkinson's Tremors

Sophie Gallagher  17.05.2017
Microsoft have created a one-of-a-kind watch that is able to “hack the brain” in people with Parkinson’s disease and...
Microsoft Points The Finger At The NSA Over Ransomware That Paralysed The NHS

Microsoft Points The Finger At The NSA Over Ransomware That Paralysed The NHS

Oscar Williams  15.05.2017
Microsoft has issued a blistering attack on the US government after a software vulnerability stockpiled by the National Security Agency...
UK Could Be Hit By Another Cyber Attack 'Quite Likely On Monday'

UK Could Be Hit By Another Cyber Attack 'Quite Likely On Monday'

Kathryn Snowdon  14.05.2017
The UK could be hit by another cyber attack tomorrow, a security researcher who halted the spread of ransomware during Friday’s...
Encouraging Girls To Stay In STEM

Encouraging Girls To Stay In STEM

Shelley McKinley  8.05.2017
Greater gender balance in these areas can only be achieved if we first increase the number of young women who actually see themselves pursuing...

Microsoft To Launch Agile Ageing Open Innovation Challenge

Ian Spero  4.05.2017
In an unusual show of unity, Innovation Leads for IBM, Intel, Microsoft and other major corporations, will join forces with the European...