UK Tech.

We've Got Some Really Bad News If You're A Prince Fan

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Tech

Prince may have just solved one of Jay Z's 99 problems. The artist has just pulled his catalogue of songs from all major streaming services includ...

Losing Your Broadband and Coming to Terms With the Grief

James Moran | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Comedy
James Moran

The experience I am having is, I don't think it's hyperbolic to say, the equivalent of what Jesus went through in his moments of doubt and pain. But through that human misery, I have truly learnt what it is to lose something dear to you.

Bridging the STEM Gap: Reducing Bias and Increasing Efficiency

Sophie Dundovic | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Tech
Sophie Dundovic

It is striking that despite the significant variance in mathematical ability between within gender, generalised binary rules are often applied when discussing these issues. This phenomenon is not exclusive to gender and skills, but seen consistently in situations where there are different groups, leading to stereotype formation.

Doesn't Get Any Better Than Benedict Cumberbatch Explaining Solar Superstorms

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Tech

Solar superstorms are one of the most magnificent natural phenomenons to witness as we recently saw from the flood of images showing off the aurora ov...

Dude Totally... Watch This Aussie Turtle Swim Through The Great Barrier Reef Wearing A Go Pro

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Tech

"Cause we were like, 'Woaaaah', and I was like, 'Woaaaah' and you were like, 'woaaahh'..." A turtle reminiscent of Finding Nemo's Crush has been fi...

Robot Kills Volkswagen Worker...And Factory Blames 'Human Error'

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Tech

A Volkswagen factory worker has been killed by a robot that 'grabbed and crushed him against a metal plate.' The 22-year-old man was setting up the...

Clear Skies and 100% Chance of Abortion Pills Delivered by Drone in Poland

Julia Ellis-Kahana | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Tech
Julia Ellis-Kahana

A drone is the vessel of contemporary warfare that most effectively proliferates destruction. To take the ultimate unmanned weapon and find a way to use it to promote the human rights of women is radical.

Watch The New Steve Jobs Film Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Tech

A second trailer for the new Steve Jobs film, set to come out in October, has been released giving audiences a flavour of the types of controversial s...

This Chrome Extension Literally Makes Everything On The Internet 'Awesome'

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Tech

Let's be honest, the internet can be a very dark place that most of us brave out of sheer necessity. Well a new Chrome Extension, inspired by the L...

This Slow Motion Video Of A Tennis Serve Turning Balls To Mush Is Insane

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Tech

As Wimbledon spectators watch this year's games in the sweltering heat and get caught up in the drama of game, set and match, few will take time to th...

Mark Zuckerberg Casually Chats To Stephen Hawking About Living Forever

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Tech

Mark Zuckerberg was on Facebook last night conducting his regular Townhall Q&As, with a few not-so-regular people including Stephen Hawking and Arnold...

Jupiter And Venus Got Cosy Last Night And It Was Spectacular

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Tech

Earth was treated to a spectacular planetary show last night as Jupiter and Venus had a 'jaw dropping close encounter.' To demonstrate just how clo...

Digital Amnesia: How Much Do You Ask Of Your Digital Device?

David Emm | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK Tech
David Emm

We ask a lot of our digital devices, and treat them like an extension of ourselves, so perhaps it is time to show them the same level of care. We may rely on our memories, but our memories also rely on us.

Twitter Is Fooling 9/11 Conspiracy Theorists Into Calling The Police In Bizarre Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech

You know things are getting out of hand when police have to issue an actual warning telling people not to follow a Twitter trend that's leading people...

Google Photo's Most Recent Epic Fail Is Horrendously Racist

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech

When Google fails, the descent is epic . Its most recent cyber faux pas is centred around Google Photo's reportedly faulty algorithm that has made ...

These Crazy Contact Lenses Turn Your Eyes Into Binoculars

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech

Until now superhuman vision has always been reserved for the likes of DC comic heroes that parade their city of choice wearing red capes. Thankfull...

Everyone BRACE Yourselves We're About To Have A Leap Second

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech

Tonight is going to be a long one. Well when we say long, we mean we'll be enjoying an extra second at 23:59. Bliss. The leap second means, the...

Thousands of People With Sight Loss Still Not 'Switched On' to The Benefits of the Internet

Lesley-Anne Alexander | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech
Lesley-Anne Alexander

For thousands of people living with sight loss, not being able to get online and access the huge range of benefits that comes with it, is a daily reality. Whilst we must respect the fact that some people simply do not want to be online, we know that four in five older blind people say their sight loss is the reason why they are not. It does not have to be this way.

Work for a Tech Company or SME, This Is Why You're Important in 2015

Bertie Stephens | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech
Bertie Stephens

The continued success of London's tech start-ups is a reminder of the importance of SMEs to the nation's economy and hopes for the future. Small businesses have the potential to become large businesses, and large businesses have the power to influence and inspire countless others.

The Rise of the 'Solopreneur'

Matthew Hussey | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK
Matthew Hussey

The entrepreneur has been lauded as the saviour of faltering economies, has its own social class and has even become a sex symbol. While these business leaders have dominated our consciousness, a quieter relative has been beavering away in the background, shirking the limelight.

Ask Siri 'What's Zero Divided By Zero' And Prepare To Be Burned By Her Reponse

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech

The internet has gone into meltdown after discovering Siri's sassy (and actually quite rude) side. When you ask the ever-helpful iPhone robot what...

Twitter Has Some Pretty Good Ideas For How To Spend The Leap Second

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech

On June 30 at 11.59pm we will experience a minute that lasts 61 seconds in an attempt to solve an impending time management crisis. Despite critic...

Are You Among the 70% of Brits That Have Messaged the Wrong Person?

Dharmendra Patel | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Tech
Dharmendra Patel

With the rise in smartphone usage, most of us are rarely out of touch with technology. We are continually messaging people, sending emails, checking social media sites and making calls, not forgetting our other tasks to attend to.

Tech Companies at Cannes Lion Help Improve Quality of Creative

Dominic Trigg | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Tech
Dominic Trigg

Last week saw the international creative community descending on the streets (and sandy beaches) of Southern France. The Cannes Lions International Festival is a yearly celebration and showcase of the work and innovations the world's creative and advertising industries have come up with.

Here's EVERY BBC Article That Google Is Hiding From You

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Tech

The BBC has published a full list of articles that don't appear in Google's search results following the European Justice's 'right to be forgotten' ru...