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Tim Peake Believes There's A High Chance We'll Discover 'Aliens' Soon

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Tech

The question of whether we are alone or not in the universe has been answered by British astronaut, Tim Peake, ahead of his historic journey to the In...

These Are The Weird Things That'll Happen To Tim Peake's Body In Space

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Tech

As the countdown to Timothy Peake's blast off to the International Space Station continues, few will count the mission's biological cost to the astron...

How To Tell If Your Twitter Account Has Been Targeted By Government Hackers

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Tech

Twitter is warning users who may have had their accounts "targeted" by government hackers. In an email, the site said "state-sponsored actors" wer...

5 Reasons Why Tim Peake's Space Adventure Won't Give You FOMO

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Tech

Tim Peake has begun final preparations for his voyage to the International Space Station. The British astronaut will blast off tomorrow at 11:03am...

Why You Should Send Your Daughter to a Male-Dominated University

Mairi Macleod | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mairi Macleod

In spite of the surplus of women on University campuses, a casual sex culture is thriving. Well, hasn't that always been the case, you might say, and why shouldn't students enjoy a bit of fun?

The Beginner's Guide to Starting a Blog in 2016 - And How It Could Boost Your Creativity, Career and Business

Daniel Woods | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Tech
Daniel Woods

Starting your own blog can be a daunting experience for the uninitiated. Just a cursory google search will unload an avalanche of options, that woul...

Elon Musk Wants To Stop Killer Robots By Building A 'Good' AI

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Tech

The global artificial intelligence (AI) race has taken an interesting after Elon Musk backed a newly-launched research centre dedicated to ensuring AI...

Tech-Free Schools and Home Lives

Lucy Gill | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Parents
Lucy Gill

From reading up about The London Acorn School it seems this school not only avoids all forms of technology at school (TV, electronic whiteboards, tablets, mobile phones, computers...) but also requires parents to ban these at home. For some aspects, like the internet, the ban remains until children are 16 years old!

Forget Star Wars. This Is How NASA Would Build A Death Star

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Tech

Drop everything. NASA has come up with a sensible way to build Death Stars. Brian Muirhead, who works as a chief engineer at the space agency, sai...

People Are Giving The GCHQ's Cryptic Christmas Puzzle A Run For Its Money

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Tech

The concept of sending Christmas cards to your loved (and not-so-loved) ones during the festive season has taken an interesting twist, after the GCHQ ...

Here's How To Replace All Mentions Of Donald Trump With Voldemort

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Tech

A 'Harry Potter' fan has solved a real problem - by inventing a Google Chrome extension which effortlessly replaces all mentions of Republican preside...

Housebound Girl With Incurable Condition Has Princess Robot Go To School For Her

Caters News Agency | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Parents

A housebound girl with an incurable condition has been given a second chance at education thanks to a robot that goes to school for her. Lexie Kind...

Donald Trump Wants Bill Gates To 'Close That Internet Up.' No Seriously

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Tech

It is 2015 and some people still don't understand how the Internet works. When we say people, we mean Donald Trump. At a campaign rally in South Ca...

Wear and Tear: Will Wearables Survive 2016?

Jason Mander | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Tech
Jason Mander

Apple has a proven track record of entering already-established marketplaces and building up serious dominance. And with our data showing that close to 50% of smartwatch owners in the US and UK have opted for an Apple Watch, this seems to be a case of history repeating itself.

Anonymous' Trolling Day Targets ISIS And Shows No Mercy

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 11.12.2015 | UK Tech

The war between Anonymous and Islamic State (IS) has reached a new high as the hackers launched into their "day of rage" with gusto. Having declar...

We All Want More Women Working in Tech, But Here's How You Go About Doing It

Georgie Barrat | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Tech
Georgie Barrat

Currently only 17% of people working in tech are women. Pair that with the fact that the UK is already experiencing a digital skills gap that is forecasted to reach 745,000 workers by 2017 and one million by 2020, it's clear that this isn't just a diversity issue, but a pressing economic one.

How This Guy's Charity Work Got Him A Ticket To Go To Space

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Universities & Education

In November, 24-year-old Essex-born Hussain Manawer received some life-changing news. He was told he had won a competition to send him into space - wh...

NASA May Have Solved The Mystery Around Those 'Alien' Spots On Ceres

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Tech

Science has finally placated alien hunters and space enthusiasts with their latest explanation for Ceres' bright lights. A new study, published in...

Mark Zuckerberg's Message To Muslims Is Perfect

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Tech

Mark Zuckerberg has come out in fighting form following Donald Trump's proposals calling for Muslims to be banned from the U.S. Facebook's CEO show...

Meet The World's First Puppies Born Through In Vitro Fertilisation

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Tech

The world's first "test tube" puppies born to a surrogate mother, is a breakthrough for conserving endangered species, scientists have said. The se...

Anonymous Is Sending Donald Trump A STRONG Message

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 10.12.2015 | UK Tech

Donald Trump and Islamic State now have one thing in common: Anonymous. The Republican presidential candidate incurred the wrath of the hacktivists...

From Student to Entrepreneur: How to Build an Internet of Things Business

Peter Spence | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Tech
Peter Spence

Initially I worked on my idea while at University. I created a prototype which wasn't perfect and wouldn't work 100% of the time. What I knew is that everyone who saw and played with it thought it was cool, different and exciting.

How Culture and Technology are Changing The Property Industry

Araceli Camargo | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Tech
Araceli Camargo

Urbanisation is driving people into cities therefore forcing demand on limited space, invariably costs rise. Companies are no longer measuring value of an office space by how many people per sq ft can produce a required output but by the innovations they create internally.

This Website Shows You If You've Been Hacked

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Tech

A site, known as 'pwned,' will now tell you if hackers have got a hold of your details. All you have to do is visit 'Have I Been Pwned?' and enter...

Losing Your Phone Is So Last Year. Someone's Genuinely Lost Three Jumbo Jets

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Tech

Losing your keys, wallet and three Boeing 747 Jets can sometimes be an inevitable result of leading a busy life. We know what you are thinking. Ho...