UK Tech News

Inventor Behind New Fivers Says Being Upset Over Non-Vegan Notes Is 'Absolutely Stupid'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK

The Australian inventor of the polymer used on the new fiver has said the row over traces of animal fat in the note is “absolutely stupid”. It cam...

This Man Hated His Commute So Much He Built His Own Plane

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 29.08.2016 | UK Tech

The shorter the commute, the longer your get to lie in bed. At least, that’s what we presume was going through Frantisek Hadrava’s mind when he de...

Cancer-Killing Antibody Discovery Hailed As 'Exciting' By Scientists

SWNS | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK Tech

A 'neutron bomb' antibody, which kills cancer cells but leaves healthy ones unscathed, could be used to treat the disease. Researchers have developed...

Driverless Cars To Be Tested On British Motorways Next Year

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 12.03.2016 | UK

Driverless cars will be allowed on Britain's motorways next year in a trial set to revolutionise motoring by 2020, George Osborne has announced. Te...

This Big Part Of Online Trolling Is About To Become Illegal

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 03.03.2016 | UK

Trolls who set up fake profiles using their victims' details or to attacking others anonymously could now face criminal charges, as prosecutors raise ...

The Next Big Thing

Ian Spero | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Tech
Ian Spero

As regular readers will know, I run Creative Skills for Life (CSL) a campaigning social venture that works with like-minded organisations; notably Innovate UK, the government's innovation agency.

The Moment Astronaut Tim Peake Made British History

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Tech

British astronaut Tim Peake and his companions on the Principia space mission joined their new co-workers on the International Space Station (ISS). ...

5 Tech Stories You Should Have Read This Week

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Tech

We write a lot of articles here at HuffPost, and you can be forgiven for missing a few. Here's five of our most popular Tech articles this week: 1....

Why Super-Fast Broadband Matters

Damian Radcliffe | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Tech
Damian Radcliffe

I seem to find it impossible to turn on the TV at the moment without seeing an advert for super-fast broadband. The move to a faster Internet has been a priority for successive UK Government's, as well as other countries around the world. So, why is so much effort - and money - being invested in this infrastructure?

Win A GoPro HERO 4 Silver Edition

Huffington Post | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Tech

To celebrate the MINI ALL4 Racing Team as they prepare to trek across South America and go all out to land their fourth win in a row at the Dakar Rall...

Is This The Future Of TV?

Huffington Post | Posted 23.12.2014 | UK Tech

Whether you have picked your Christmas favourites from the Radio Times or you have got your DVDs at the ready, the super high def OLED TV is perfect ...

Win A GoPro Camera

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK Tech

To celebrate the MINI ALL4 Racing Team as they prepare to trek across South America and go all out to land their fourth win in a row at the Dakar Rall...

From An Air-Quality Detector To A GIF Camera, These New Electronic Devices Are Pushing The Boundaries Of Tech Design

The Huffington Post UK | Protein UK | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Tech

Go back in time even just a decade and the ability to design and invent your own advanced electronic devices was a privilege reserved for a very small...

Start Your Engines, Win The Ultimate Rally Experience

Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Tech

Here’s your chance to sample the axle-grinding, wheel-churning exhilaration of the world’s toughest rally, as guests of the MINI ALL4 Racing Team....

An Ultra Wide Viewing Angle And Top Colour Quality? Find Out Why LG's Latest Design Is The Top Choice For Gamers, Photographers & More

The Huffington Post UK | Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK Tech

Since we spend endless hours in front of our computer screens, the least we can do is invest in the best possible image quality out there. And since ...

Join a Revolution in Long-Term Care Worth £5 Million for SMEs

Ian Spero | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK
Ian Spero

Later this month Innovate UK, a public funded agency providing support for innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with high-growth potential, will light the touch paper for a revolution, a revolution which aims to radically rethink current models of long term care and dependency.

Going for Gold

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Tech

Nike have released a new Nike+ FuelBand SE in customised gold for the limited-edition METALUXE collection to celebrate the World Cup 2014 in Brazil. ...

New Measurement Standards Bring Accountability to Digital Advertising

Nick Reid | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Tech
Nick Reid

In light of the escalating convergence between TV and digital advertising, audience verification has become a key performance metric, along with viewability. As the de-facto standard bearer for TV measurement for decades, Nielsen is poised to again remain on top for 2014, thanks to something it hopes will become the industry standard - OCR.

Here's What We Know About The Features Of The iPhone 6...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Tech

Even though the iPhone 6 is still months away from launch, potential specs for the device have been detailed in a new series of tweets, which may reve...

Boris: 'I Don't Know How To Download Apps'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Tech

Boris Johnson made one of the most awkward admissions possible at the launch of a new tech workspace in London: he not only did not have any "cool app...

Power to the People: A Long Term Care Revolution

Ian Spero | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK
Ian Spero

Fuelled by the growth of electronic medical records, according to The Telegraph people of all ages are waking up to the potential of patient power - S...

Apple Finally Fix Major Flaw

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Tech

Apple have issued a fix for a flaw in its OS X operating system that had been described by one expert as being "as bad as you can imagine". Failure...

'Flappy Bird' Is Flapping No More

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

'Flappy Bird' is flapping no more. The creator of the hugely popular game, Dong Nguyen, has followed through with his threat and pulled it from the...

Flappy Bird Creator To Pull Game As He 'Can't Take This Anymore'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

The creator of the insanely popular 'Flappy Bird' has announced he will pull the game on Sunday. In a series of cryptic tweets, Dong Nguyen, did no...

Nike Flash Pack Running: Be Seen And Safe When You're Running At Night

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Tech

Drawing insights from runners clocking up the miles in the dark winter months, Nike designers have created the Flash Pack, a reflective and water repe...