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Safer Internet Day 2014 - Making the Internet Better, Together

Adrian Thirkill | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Tech
Adrian Thirkill

We know that the Internet has a darker side and we need to know what to do if we come across it. This is where the Internet Watch Foundation steps in. As a business, we are a founder member of the Internet Watch Foundation, which has been working tirelessly for almost twenty years to minimise the availability of online abusive content.

Safer Internet Day

David Emm | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Tech
David Emm

Protecting children from cyber-bullies is especially challenging with smartphones as they can be targeted in so many ways, especially out of view of their parents.

Safer Internet Day for Parents and Carers

Will Gardner | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Tech
Will Gardner

This years theme, 'Lets create a better internet together', recognises the balance between encouraging users to embrace the positive opportunities for creativity, fun and learning offered online, while responding to and dealing with the negative online.

The Importance of Human Moderation in Online Safety

Tamara Littleton | Posted 13.04.2014 | UK Tech
Tamara Littleton

Moderation is about keeping people and brands safe. It is a fundamental part of what Safer Internet Day is all about: creating a better internet.

Saving Money by Turning Air Into Heat - a Modern-day Miracle

Andrew Denham | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Tech
Andrew Denham

One word of warning, if you are considering applying for a payback, my advice would be to do it so sooner rather than later. The Government plans to review the scheme quarterly and will reduce the incentive as necessary based on the number of people wanting to join. This is one example where it really will pay to be in there from the beginning.

What David Bowie Can Teach App Entrepreneurs

Martin Bowley | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Tech
Martin Bowley

I first saw David Bowie in Torquay in 1972, in a venue for 500 people with tickets costing £1.50. It changed my life. Forty years later I'm still struck by his youthful talent, innovation and longevity. He created a revolutionary sound and style building on the best offerings of the 1960s London artistic scene.

Why Your Toilet and Fridge Could Hold the Key to Your Health

Dr Paul Zollinger-Read | Posted 13.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Paul Zollinger-Read

The concept of mHealth is nothing new. Smartphones, apps and wearable devices are already successfully helping people to quit smoking, lose weight, manage their diabetes and track activity, such as running and walking.

These Skyscrapers Are Made Of Scaffold And LEDs

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Tech

An architect is hoping to resurrect the ideas of one of the giants of the avant-garde field with skyscrapers of scaffolding and LEDs. Guillaume Maz...

Where Did You Hide 'My Internet'?

Sofia Fenichell | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Tech
Sofia Fenichell

Video is and will continue to be the primary vehicle for our collective consciousness. Moving pictures and sound have the power to instruct and inspire like no other medium. And video is still in its infancy.

This Isn't Real

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Tech

Have a look at this eye... ...

Man Queues For iPhone 6. Then Goes Home

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Tech

Meet Yoppy the most idiotic dedicated Apple fan in the world. หนุ่มญี่ปุ่นชื่อ Yoppy มานั่งต่อค...

Crows Are Frighteningly Clever

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Tech

It's a good job they don't have hands or they'd swiftly become our overlords - crows are frighteningly clever. In a test that would stump a small c...

Who Do We Blame for Flappy Bird? Only the Human Brain

Michael Rundle | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Tech
Michael Rundle

Flappy Bird didn't break the App Store. EA's Dungeon Keeper isn't an anti-game. And the people who play(ed) them aren't doing so against their will, or in contravention of natural justice, or in a sort of mindless stupor.

EA Are Being Very Sneaky...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

The folk at EA games are being sneaky - really sneaky. In an effort to avoid bad reviews of their new game, 'Dungeon Keeper', appearing on the Goog...

Nasa Developing 'Star Trek' Healing Device

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

Every once in a while something comes along that makes you feel like we're living in the future - this is no exception. Nasa is developing technolo...

This 3D Printer Can Play Air Hockey

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

It all seems innocent enough - a modified 3D-printer that can play air hockey incredibly well. But where does it end? If they can master this th...

Online Privacy: Terms of Engagement

Louise Orpin | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Tech
Louise Orpin

Negative comments. We all get them. Not many of us enjoy them, but the majority of us can take the rough with the smooth. However, there is always that one statement (the straw that breaks the camel's back, if you will) that forces us to snap. To respond. To cause an issue. But what makes us do this? And why can't we take a step back, a deep breath, and realise that it's not that big a deal?

Sir James Dyson Says The Future Is Robots That Can See

PA | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Tech

Inventor Sir James Dyson has said "previously unthinkable technologies" could be possible if robots could see what was happening around them. The e...

Father Thanks Facebook For Late Son's 'Look Back' Video

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Tech

A father whose video asking Facebook to release his late son's 'Look Back' video has thanked the social networking site after finally receiving the cl...

Walter White's Facebook 'Look Back' Video

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Tech

Facebook's 'Look Back' videos were a nice idea, a nostalgic reminisce over your finest/most debauched moments from the last few years. But now the...

2014 is the UK Year of Code? Fix up!

Anne-Marie Imafidon | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech
Anne-Marie Imafidon

The Year of Code campaign is a great opportunity to boost our skills gap and get children excited about what has been dubbed as the fourth literacy. It's been a great opportunity to get coding & technology back on the agenda and to highlight the vast opportunities that lie in this sector.

WATCH: The Reality Of Facebook 'Look Back' Videos

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Tech

Have you watched you Facebook 'Look Back' video? Even if you haven't you'll certainly have seen a plethora of people posting them - a sentimental l...

LOOK: A Rocket Launch Seen From Space

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Tech

Those folks aboard the International Space Station are witness to all manner of incredible natural wonders - the Northern Lights, storms. So it mus...

Google Makes A Stand For Sochi

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Tech

Google has stepped into the furore surrounding the issue of gay rights in Russia with a rainbow coloured logo to mark the start of the country's Sochi...

'Tainted Love'. Performed By A Choir Of Floppy Disk Drives.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Tech

Stop everything. Eating, driving, sleeping, whatever you're up to. You're about to witness one of the greatest practical applications of memory-bas...