Minority Report

Shopping At Tesco Just Got Creepier

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Tech

There are a number of things from 'Minority Report' that we'd like to see in reality - sleek automated cars, cool gesture-based interfaces, back-stree...

Tom Cruise: 'Minority Report' Invented The iPad...

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Tech

Tom Cruise is a man who knows a thing or two about ridiculous notions from science fiction influencing real life organisations. We are of course ta...

Silver Sequels - What Next for Our Aging Action Heroes?

John McMenamin | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Comedy
John McMenamin

Our action heroes are getting older and the sequels keep on coming, each time the hair and plots gets thinner.

Amazing Flat, Transparent 'Camera' Could Be The Key To Minority Report-Style Computers

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Tech

A camera you can fold, bend, see-through and potentially throw away when you're done has been showcased by researchers. The Optics Express sensor l...

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...

Data Scientists: Prospecting for Gold in the Mines of Big Data

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

In the age of internet, big data has just become more commonplace and accessible. And it is growing, fast, and at astronomical rates. Every time we log onto the internet, every time we post on Facebook or Twitter, or purchase something on Amazon or EBay, or just do a Google search, we leave a trail of data. And all this goes into the databases of these websites or companies.

Apple Must Be Making a TV

Trevor Davies | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Tech
Trevor Davies

As expected, E3 has given us a glimpse of exciting developments in video games, notably Watch Dogs. But this year the Los Angeles convention has pointed to the biggest game on the planet, the future of TV.

Customer Service Lessons From Tom Cruise

Mark Hillary | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

The arrival of social media has been both an opportunity and headache for retailers. It's certainly easier to build a community of loyal fans and to work on deals and offers with them, but it is just as easy for the community to share bad news about your company - especially when rivals are offering better deals.

Payments, but Not as We Know Them

Raconteur Media | Posted 07.04.2012 | UK Tech
Raconteur Media

Stephen Armstrong delves into a futuristic world of mobile phones in the form of jewellery, biometrics and cryptocurrencies. He discovers however that new trends will only catch on if there's enough to tempt both retailers and consumers.

'9/11 Changed Everything For Me'

WENN | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Steven Spielberg changed the direction of his moviemaking after the 9/11 terror attacks in America, because the disasters inspired him to create "dark...