UK Tech.

#The Hook: CEO Of Volvo Suspended 20 Metres In The Air

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK

As a CEO you can no longer hide behind your corporate branding. Customers demand you live and breathe the brand (think Steve Jobs, Marissa Mayer and R...

How Tumblr Could Be the New Thing in Political Communications

Gergely Polner | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Politics
Gergely Polner

Political parties have never had so few members in Britain. To illustrate the sheer scale of change in offline political activism, consider this: in 1951, the combined membership of Labour and Conservatives was above four million, by 2010 it fell below 400,000. One potential platform that remains unknown even by tech-savvy politicians is Tumblr.

Windfall For Vodafone Shareholders After Verizon Sell-Off

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK

Investors in Vodafone will receive a £54 billion cash and shares windfall after the telecoms giant sold its share in Verizon Wireless for £84bn. ...

Wonga Made Over £1m-A-Week In Profit

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.09.2013 | UK

Wonga has posted record profits on Tuesday of more than £1 million per week for 2012, despite the firm being caught up in controversy over payday len...

How Did Shazam Become A Global Music Phenomenon?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK

Shazam, a mobile-phone based music identifying application, quickly took off as a global music app phenomenon after its 1999 start, developed by Chris...

Prompt Payments - A Two-way Street to Economic Recovery

Mark Little | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Tech
Mark Little

Cash flow is the lifeblood of any business and keeping track of it is as important to the CEO of a major business as it is to a sole trader. Anything that disrupts the flow of money in, and money out of the business can have a devastating effect. This is particularly true for small and growing companies, since any delays in getting cash into the business could spell disaster.

Why My iPhone Will Destroy Me

Isabelle Kerr | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Isabelle Kerr

It's an unusually sunny Saturday afternoon in Battersea Park, and I am taking deep breaths to stop myself from hyperventilating. I have just dropped my iPhone. My uninsured life support, with a not-too-shabby price tag of £600, has transformed into a pile of broken glass and chipped plastic mixed amongst gravel on the pavement. Someone might as well have just hit me. Did I really just say that? Yes, yes I did.

LOOK: Amazing Google Street View Pic Of Space Shuttle

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

If you attach some hi-tech panoramic cameras to your car and endeavour to map the entire planet you're bound to see some pretty amazing things. As ...

WATCH: America's Biggest Rocket Blasts Spy Satellite Into Space

ITN | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

A spy satellite controlled by the National Reconnaissance Office lifts off on a Delta IV rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. ...

Scientists Grow Mini Human Brains

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists have grown rudimentary mini human brains - a stunningly remarkable step towards replicating the most complex structure in the known univers...

'Don't Hate, Gyrate!'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK

After an an apparent hack took it offline, the website of the English Defence League has taken another, possibly more serious blow. It now ranks be...

The Cutest Mac Ever?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Tech

The original Apple Macintosh computer is a cult classic so what better way to utilise the latest innovation in programming than by recreating it. T...

New Element Discovered

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists have discovered a new 'super-heavy' element - despite it being featured in computer games for years. The new find has an atomic number ...

WATCH: Driverless Cars By 2020?

Newsy | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nissan, along with several other car makers, is looking to make 2020 the year of self-driving cars....

WATCH: Scientists Link Their Brains To Play Computer Game

Newsy | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Tech

A mind control first, the brains of two humans have been interfaced, allowing one researcher to control his colleague's hand....

No, Facebook, Mars ISN'T About To Appear In The Sky 'As Big As The Moon'

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Tech

Just like it did two years ago, a freaky galactic phenomenon meant Mars appeared in the sky as large as the full Moon on Tuesday. Only it didn't. A...

IT Professionals in 2050 - Their New Avatar

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 26.10.2013 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Making predictions is never wise especially if you live to see your predictions failing (remember Y2K?) , but looking at numbers there are evidences that some of these predictions will definitely come true. For example, demographic changes across the world are a certainty.

Designing the Recipe for the New Meat: Tissue Engineered Muscle

Eleni Antoniadou | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Tech
Eleni Antoniadou

Starvation, muscle-related diseases, destruction of the global natural ecosystems, animal suffering and space colonization are only a few of the reasons that make musculoskeletal tissue engineering a worthwhile science to pursue.

And The Samsung Smartwatch Release date Is...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Tech

Finally, the wait is over. Maybe. A loose-lipped Samsung executive has confirmed the company's smartwatch - the Galaxy Gear - will be unveiled on S...

Most Baby Photos On Facebook 'Within An Hour Of Birth'

PA | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Tech

Many babies are making their photographic debut on social media within an hour of their birth, according to research. On average, images of more th...

LOOK: Yosemite Rim Fire Photographed From Space

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Tech

There's a fire burning in America's Yosemitie Park - a rather large one. So large in fact, it can be seen from space. And here's the proof... ...

'Sprayable Energy' Is Coffee Without The Taste, Smell Or Calories

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Tech

A crowd-funded caffeine spray is aiming to take the crash out of your daily wake-up routine. Sprayable Energy is applied directly to the skin inste...

This Satellite Could Provide Third Of Humanity's Power

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa are developing a giant solar-powered microwave satellite that could provide a third of all our energy needs. The Solar Power Satellite via Arb...

WATCH: What Is Elon Musk Working On Now?

Newsy | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Tech

Elon Musk says he can create the hand gesture technology from the Iron Man movies....

Surprising Things Your Smartphone Can Do (PICTURES)

Georgia James | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Tech

It may be a myth that humans only make use of a small percentage of their brains, but it’s certainly true of their mobile devices. When you cons...