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Facebook's New Breakup Tools: Do We Need Them?

Sophie Deal | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Tech
Sophie Deal

I admit, when a boyfriend of four years and I broke up, I wasn't a glowing example of positive willpower. Although we made the sensible decision to delete each other from Facebook, that didn't stop me from occasionally having a peek at his limited profile and descending into a self-inflicted pit of despair.

This Company Wants To Resurrect Dead People Using Artificial Intelligence

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Tech

An artificial intelligence company has said it can resurrect human beings within the next 30 years. Humai, a firm based in Los Angeles say their mi...

My 48 Hour Experiment With Tinder Started to Sap My Soul...

Louise Jackson | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Tech
Louise Jackson

his isn't really an article about tinder anyway, it's another gentle reminder about how we allow social networking into our lives and whether we keep, as individuals and a society, these harmless, convenient, and fun tools for interaction in check.

If You're Shopping At Argos You May Be In For A Nightmare Black Friday

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Tech

The Argos website appears to be buckling under the pressure of Black Friday 2015. The retailer has come under fire for crashing and delaying online...

Remains Of A US Space Rocket Has Washed Up In Cornwall

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Tech

The remains of a US space rocket has washed up in the Isles of Scilly, Cornwall. Coastguards noticed parts of the spacecraft floating in the water,...

What the Autumn Statement Means for SMEs and Entrepreneurs

Maximilian Yoshioka | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Politics
Maximilian Yoshioka

All in all, the measures announced in George Osborne's latest Spending Review made it a positive one for entrepreneurs, start-ups and SMEs in the UK.

These Are The Best Black Friday Wearable Tech Deals

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Tech

Black Friday is upon us and this year, wearables have come to the fore with online stores sporting some of the biggest deals for Fitbit, Apple Watch a...

Breaking the Social Habit

Garret Keogh | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech
Garret Keogh

I've recently joined the social-break bandwagon. This is slightly ironic, as I'm the founder of a digital marketing agency. As a self-confessed social media addict, I took myself off work, email and social media for a month. I really missed it but learnt a lot about how and why I was sharing so much.

Black Friday - The Ultimate Survival Guide

Hannah Maundrell | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK
Hannah Maundrell

Don't fall into the trap of buying something just because it's heavily discounted, the clock is ticking and the flash sale is about to end - this is what shops want you to do! It's easy to be tempted, but if something's not on your list, walk away.

Police Have Spotted A Terrifyingly Small Spy Camera Hidden In A Cash Machine

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech

A scamming device, hidden at an ATM in Manchester, has prompted the British Transport Police to warn users to stay watchful. The pinhole spy camera...

Gender Equality Needs to Happen Across Every Industry, Tech is Just the Starting Point

Vanessa Whiteside | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech
Vanessa Whiteside

As the stereotype goes, geeks are weird and socially inept. All you have to do is look at TV, news and the other elements of popular culture to find out why. Think back to watching cartoons like Dexter's Lab and you'll notice how from a young age we are fed the notion that geeks are unfashionable.

As Seen on Apple TV - the Future of Television

Tim Bichara | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech
Tim Bichara

The idea of a 'water cooler moment' seems very quaint now. We all know that we consume television in an entirely different way. Apart from sporting events and certain national occasions, television is shifting more and more away from a linear to a non-linear experience.

Man Gets The Shock Of His Life When He Narrowly Avoids A Lightning Strike

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech

The terrifying reality of lightning is that you never know where it will strike. A driver in Melbourne found this out the hard way while travelling...

Anonymous Are Trolling ISIS With Prozac. No Really

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech

Ghost Sec, a group of hackers associated with Anonymous, have reportedly replaced an Islamic State propaganda site with an ad for Prozac. The milit...

Territory Studio; Putting 'The Special Effects' Into Video Games

Alan Boiston | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech
Alan Boiston

Video game creation has long evolved from the one-man development that was once possible in the early 1980's. New complex hardware and ever expanding expectation from consumers has driven both growth and investment, not only expanding the core development team, but also utilising specialists resources around the globe.

Alien Hunters Believe NASA's Curiosity Rover Has Spotted A 'Mouse' On Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Tech

It would appear that alien and UFO hunters simply don't know how to keep calm. Joe White, an amateur astronomer, believes he has spotted a mouse ...

Why Romance Isn't Dead - Apps and The New Dating Landscape

Marie Cosnard | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech
Marie Cosnard

The 'hook-up culture' that is so often blamed on dating apps isn't created by them - if it exists, it is created by a change in our attitudes more generally. We are more liberal in our thinking, and our use of any means of finding a partner reflects this, rather than the other way around.

Here's Why Light Bulbs Could Make Your Internet Connection 100 Times Faster

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech

Revolutionary technology, dubbed Li-Fi, could signal the end of the Wi-Fi era. Tested in Tallinn, Estonia it transmitted data at 1GB per second - t...

Blue Origin's New Shepard Rocket Has Pulled Off A Historic Vertical Landing

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech

Mankind has taken once small step towards space tourism. On Monday, the New Shepard spacecraft performed a perfect vertical landing making it the ...

No Joke, Anonymous Is 'Rickrolling' ISIS As Part Of Its Cyberwar Campaign

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech

Anonymous has stepped up its cyberwar against Islamic State, taking the strategic decision to Rickroll all social media accounts belonging to the mili...

In Defence of Social Media

Eleanor Moss | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech
Eleanor Moss

It's argued we're becoming less sociable, more depressed, and that social media is corroding traditionally formed relationships, resulting in a rise in mental health issues, especially in young people.

The Battle Against Cybercrime Continues

David Emm | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech
David Emm

Such high-profile attacks make it clear that hackers are continually looking for new ways to conduct cybercrime, based on society's ever-growing dependence on the Internet. The vulnerability of confidential information only amplifies the threat.

Boards Must Act on Cyber Security - or Heads Will Roll

Dr. Mike Lynch | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech
Dr. Mike Lynch

If you are currently sitting in your office reviewing risk for 2016 and thinking that the biggest cyber threat is a 15-year-old leaking customer credi...

Someone Has Spotted A 'UFO' Near The Top Secret Area 51 Military Base

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Tech

Mystery around what goes on at the top secret American military base, Area 51, continues after a UFO enthusiast snapped a blinding white light emanati...

Fifth Person Arrested Over TalkTalk Cyber Attack Probe

PA | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK

A fifth person has been arrested as part of an ongoing probe into the TalkTalk cyber attack, the Metropolitan Police said.The 18-year-old was taken in...