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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...

NASA Curiosity Rover Takes Its First Ever Picture Of Earth From Surface Of Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Tech

This incredible image is the first ever picture of the Earth taken by Curiosity from the surface of Mars. NASA’s Rover, which captured the spectacul...

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WATCH: Year Of Code Director Lottie Dexter Reveals On Newsnight That She Can't Code | Jessica Elgot | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK

Should the ambassador for the government's "Year Of Code" know how to, um, code? It's a question that's divided developers and educators since last...

You'll Never Guess What's In The Roof Of This House

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Tech

Earlier this week we brought you the house with its own garden pub but this is one step up the 'ohmygodIwantoneofthose' scale. From the outside it'...

Incident Response: Finding the Needle in the Haystack

Jaime Blasco | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech
Jaime Blasco

Organisations are bombarded with potential threats every day. Most of these are small and irritating, not truly critical--but among those needles are little threads of larger actions at work. An incident response programme enables you to pull out the needles that make up the haystack of the big picture.

What's Worse Than a Tube Strike? Nuisance Phone Calls and Texts

Marie-Louise Abretti | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech
Marie-Louise Abretti

Cold calls annoy the hell out of us, and we like automated messages and numerous unsolicited texts that we can't opt out of even less. Worst of the lot are nuisance calls and scams that swindle the elderly or vulnerable out of money. Frankly, despicable.

Sony Doesn't Make PCs Any More

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

Sony's PC arm has been in trouble for a while as worldwide PC sales dwindle at the expense of smartphone and tablet sales. A such they've taken the...

A Fungus Tower That Builds Itself Will Soon Be Growing In New York

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Tech

Something strange but rather remarkable will be growing in New York this summer - a self-assembling fungus tower. Designed by architect, David Benj...

Is This The Answer To Snoring?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

A new type of pillow is being hailed as the answer to those afflicted by their own - or their partners - snoring. From this... Catchily titled...

Scientist Are Building A Death Star Laser. Sort Of.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

Scientists are developing a laser 100,000 times more powerful than all of the world's power stations combined. ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND TIMES... For...

LOOK:Incredible Photo Of Impact Crater On Mars

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

Check this out... The crater is at 3.7 degrees north latitude, 53.4 degrees east longitude on Mars That is a photo of a fresh impact crater on...

This Is Jackson, Your New Favourite YouTube Star

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

Last month a kid called Jackson had a dream. All he wanted was one solitary 'like' on the debut video, 'The Start', on his new YouTube channel, 'Si...

Are Selfies a Sign of Low Self Esteem - The Greater the 'Pose' the Greater the Desire For Others' Attention

BritChick Paris | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Tech
BritChick Paris

‎It is not the self-portrait that's the problem it's the intention behind it. When we are little we make funny faces in front of the camera and are uninhibited in every way. Hormones hit and we feel the crushing weight of spots, braces, bad hair and glasses, not to mention all the stuff that's going on inside. It is not surprising that they have to fake it to feel pretty enough.


Geoff Lloyd | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Geoff Lloyd

Outsized reaction to celebrity death is not a new thing, it even has its own entry on Wikipedia: Mourning sickness. Its zenith in this country was the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, a period in our history during which we behaved so peculiarly that we still can't look each other in the eye whilst talking about it. A madness took us, like a Bacchanalian orgy, only with less orifice-filling and more commemorative crockery.

Bitcoin Needs to Change Before It Can Go Mainstream

Michael R Jackson | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK Tech
Michael R Jackson

With media reports on Bitcoin's soaring price, the millionaires it has made and the growing number of businesses accepting it as a form of payment, many people are now asking whether it may become the digital currency of the future.