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Fanatec Take Racing Peripherals To New Levels of Excellence

Alan Boiston | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Tech
Alan Boiston

Fanatec have long been established within the racing wheel market, and have built an enviable reputation for quality amongst serious sim racing fans. Their wheels over the past few years have pushed their competitors in producing ever more refined and realistic feeling products, yet keeping within a modest price range.

The Five Key Steps To Take After A Security Breach

Kevin Dowd | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Tech
Kevin Dowd

Developing and implementing a security incident response plan can be time consuming and often costly - two things most organisations do not have. Without a response plan, incidents can escalate quickly and the impact can be severe. An incident response plan gives organisations a much better chance of isolating and controlling an incident in a timely and cost effective manner.

Teaching Tech Is The Key To Increased Output and A Home Grown Economy

Casey Farquharson | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Tech
Casey Farquharson

Kids may not think coding is cool, but they do think YouTube is, and gaming and apps and pretty much everything else online. Teaching them not just to consume these products, but how to actively develop and manufacture them, could very well make us a force to be reckoned with in the global tech marketplace.

Just Another Manic Monday: As December Descends, Christmas Shoppers Get Online Early In The Week

Jon Lord | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Tech
Jon Lord

But in the UK, it's not just high profile dates like Black Friday and Cyber Monday that are driving sales in the run up to Christmas: last year, Mondays proved the busiest online shopping days of the week (post-Cyber Monday) ahead of Christmas Day. After all, who doesn't fancy a touch of festive retail therapy to brighten up a dreary Monday morning?

People Sharing Their First Memories Of The Internet Is Getting Us All Nostalgic

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Tech

Believe it or not, there was actually a time before the internet - before watching pugs was a legitimate form of entertainment. Now people on Reddit ...

Half Of Us Recall Personal Memories That Never Actually Happened To Us

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.12.2016 | UK Tech

Memories are an integral part of our identity - our childhood, our family, summer holidays, weddings and birthdays - but what if we were actually reme...

Security Myths That Can Make Brits Laugh... Or Cry

Sufian Farrukh | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Tech
Sufian Farrukh

Since different people have different orientation based on their cultures, regions and environment, there could be hundreds of cyber security myths which might not be covered by security experts or bloggers. Therefore, a culture of research needs to be prevailed.

Why Humblebragging Might Not Be Such A Bad Thing

Phillip Othen | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Tech

He’s the person who tells you how badly burnt he got after sunning himself in The Bahamas. And she’s the person who shows how inconvenient her üb...

Antarctic Research Station To Be Relocated, As Ice Shelf Cracks Around It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Tech

A research station situated on an ice shelf in Antarctica is having to be relocated after scientists discovered dangerous cracks appearing that could ...

It Took Over A Century, But Scientists Have Finally Located The Elusive Sea Blob

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Tech

Scientists have finally been able to confirm the existence of a mysterious sea blob, more than a century after it was first spotted. The bizarre cloud...

This Meteorite Is So Bright, It Turned Night Into Day

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Tech

If you have ever looked up into the night sky hoping to catch a glimpse of a shooting star but not had much luck, may we suggest a holiday to Siberia?...

Women In Innovation: Creating Autonomous Drone Infrastructure

Siobhan Gardiner | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Tech
Siobhan Gardiner

My innovation, HEROTECH8, brings drone technology to places and people that either wouldn't have the resources, energy infrastructure, or technical know-how to reliably, and safely, operate drone systems. This is not by focusing on the vehicles (although this is a very popular topic at the moment with start-ups) - instead we create autonomous drone infrastructure.

This Is How NASA Is Protecting The World Against Armageddon

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Tech

If the human race doesn’t manage to successfully destroy itself without help, don’t worry because our fragile planet is constantly being swarmed b...

Is Your Job Among The 15m That Could Be Replaced By The 'Merciless' March Of Robots?

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK

Mark Carney has warned up to 15 million British jobs could be replaced by robots amid a “merciless” technological revolution - and economists are ...

We Don't Need Planets To Find E.T, Scientists Say Aliens Could Be Living In The Clouds

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Tech

Life on Mars could be a drop in the ocean if a new study is to be believed, as scientists claim they have discovered endless new homes for alien life ...

Uber's Latest Update That Tracks Your Location Branded 'Creepy' And 'Arrogant' By Customers

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Tech

Uber’s latest app update has introduced a controversial new feature that tracks customers for up to five minutes after their journey ends. And peop...

Buying Light - The Support Services Sector Is About To Change Significantly

Guy Hewett | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech
Guy Hewett

Perhaps the key to securing investment for IoT lies in ensuring the Support Services sector knows how to sell it. The sector currently largely sells into operational management or procurement departments but an IoT sell needs to happen at a strategic level. The sector needs to build these relationships.

When It Comes To Cyberbullying, Speed Is Key

Diarmuid Hudner | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech
Diarmuid Hudner

Conversations about the etiquette of communicating online need to start in primary school classrooms. Just as children learn their please and thank you's, they must understand how to act online. Both parents and teachers play a part in this. It is a new topic for most of us.

Removing Compliance Barriers To Social Media

Mark Gossington | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech
Mark Gossington

Financial services companies cannot afford to overlook social media because it is challenging. Customers are on social media. They want - and will - use social media to communicate, and therefore companies must be prepared to communicate on these channels too.

How Does A Bionic Penis Actually Work?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech

Ever wondered how a prosthetic penis works? How does it impact on erections, orgasms, and can it really be eight inches long? What Is A Prosthetic Pe...

Ever Wondered What An Astronaut Sees On A Six-Month Mission To Space?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech

An astronaut’s average mission to space can last anywhere between six months to over a year in length, but have you ever wondered what exactly they ...

Be Partners In Regulation, Or Be Prepared To Be Forced Out

Tom Kibasi | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech
Tom Kibasi

Different parts of the 'sharing economy' will inevitably need different forms of regulation. Governments need to be smarter and bolder in how they approach this task. If they want to retain their social licence to operate, companies would be well advised to cooperate rather than try to resist.

Strange Blue Clouds Have Appeared In Antarctica, Way Sooner Than Expected

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Tech

Bright electric blue clouds have been spotted lurking in the skies over Antarctica, for the last couple of weeks. A NASA spacecraft, specifically desi...

The Instagram Challenge To Make You Happier This Christmas

Leah Sian Davies | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Tech
Leah Sian Davies

Imagine if Rudolph was around today? He would love Instagram and Snapchat. He could filter the hell out of his selfies! His red nose would be turned sepia, side profile only, the perfect pout, and a flower garland around his antlers! He could be anything but Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer.

Researchers May Have Found A Way To 'Turn Off' Asthma Attacks

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Tech

Asthma could be a condition resigned to history, as scientists claim to have worked out how they can ‘switch off’ asthma attacks. Scientists have ...