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An Affordable Quadcopter Drone for the Masses?

Tom Grundy | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Tech
Tom Grundy

With the price tag of radio controlled quadcopters out of reach for many, Xiaomi could do for emerging drone technology what it did for smartphones - offering high-end specification models at a more accessible cost.

How Brands Got the Festival Bug

David Atkinson | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
David Atkinson

The days when people went to a music festival and came back with nothing more than a hangover and an STD are over. Now marketers hope that they can send them home remembering great experiences brought to them by brands who have helped make the event amazing.

The Next Uber You Get Might Not Come With A Driver

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

Taxi hailing app Uber may be looking to cut out its drivers, judging by a new agreement with Carnegie Mellon University to fund a high tech lab focusi...

Why the Terminator Is Not Coming Any Time Soon

Lee Cronin | Posted 05.04.2015 | UK Tech
Lee Cronin

As profound and exciting success in either the origin of life or artificial life would be for some, it is also scary and terrifying for others. Just recently, figures as notable as Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking openly shared their worries. Could AI pose a threat to humanity?

There's An App That Will Tell You The Odds Of Your Plane Crashing

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

If you're scared of flying, you might want to look away. A new app has emerged that uses data to calculate how likely it is that your plane will cr...

Plugging Out to Tune in: Seven Benefits of a Social Media Fast

Najite Phoenix | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Najite Phoenix

Judging by the content on social media, it appears that our ego's seem to believe that whenever we do something, if nobody's around to witness it - then it 'hasn't actually happened'.

How is Technology's Transformative Power Driving Social Change Around the world?

Annika Small | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Tech
Annika Small

It's an exciting time in technology and the people behind these brilliant ideas show that with passion, resourcefulness, creativity and courage it is possible to make a significant impact on the lives of others.

The Science of Smell

Matthew Hussey | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech
Matthew Hussey

Our sense of smell is more closely linked to memory and our past than any other, and can provoke strong emotional reactions that bring us closer together, but can also push us apart. Welcome to the science of smell.

Discovering An Ancient Solar System Poses A Sobering Question: Have Aliens Already Come And Gone?

Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Tech
Thomas Tamblyn

Imagine: whole alien civilisations could have formed, progressed, and reached levels of technological prowess that'd make the iPhone look like a paper clip. All before we even worked out that there was more to life than chasing mammoths and rolling large boulders down hills.

Bigfoot Is Real And Chilling Out In Florida Apparently

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

Another week, another Bigfoot sighting. Matthew McKamey and a friend were canoeing in the delightfully named Lettuce Lake Park Tampa, Florida when...

You Don't Even Know Me - Mobile Personas and Tomorrow's Web

Dan Weisbeck | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Tech
Dan Weisbeck

Mobile is a great example of where consumers want it all. The growth of tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices means everything, everywhere, anytime, but it also means when we can't have it all on demand, we really don't like it.

People Of Note Take on Samsung's Galaxy Note 4

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has got to be one of the most impressive handheld devices we’ve had across the tech desk on The Huffington Post. So to...

What Swiping Right Can Teach Us About Mobile Creativity

Cameron Hulett | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Tech
Cameron Hulett

Despite negative media coverage and accusations that the app places too much emphasis on users' appearances and proximity to one another, Tinder shows no signs of slowing down. The app's success is not based on algorithms and might shed light on a new approach to mobile advertising.

Digital TV Takes a Bow at the Golden Globes

Sandra K. Howe | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech
Sandra K. Howe

This year's Golden Globe award winners underscore not only this broadening trend in content consumption, but also the fact that the future of entertainment is on consumers' terms and unconstrained by traditional broadcast models or cinematic paradigms.

Better LTE Than Never: What New Smartphone Tech Can We Expect in 2015?

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

There's still a fair bit of speculation as to what specs devices will be playing host to in 2015. As such, I thought this would be as good a time as any to talk about some of these, along with a few phone predictions for this year.

Modern Life, Multiple Strife

Louis McIntosh | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Louis McIntosh

In this Modern Age the pressure and stress to fulfil multiple roles simultaneously means we are juggling with too many balls, so sometimes you just have to drop one or two to keep the others in motion. We all want to be loved and to love but we don't want complications.

Could Bloggers Help You Sell That Mug? Exploring the Relationship Between Bloggers and Marketing

Rose Sgueglia | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rose Sgueglia

I have met bloggers who posted lazy, no content reviews and I have met bloggers who took reviews like professionals, working on the content as much as the design; building a long-lasting relationship with the PR; and being, consequently, involved in any future campaigns.

Why We Shouldn't #SaveDippy

Michael Rundle | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech
Michael Rundle

When I heard that the Natural History Museum will replace Dippy The Dinosaur with a blue whale, my first instinct outrage. I was wrong. It's time to let Dippy go.

Will The Apple Watch Be The Last Truly 'Apple' Product?

Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Tech
Thomas Tamblyn

The Apple Watch's operating system looks so alien that I almost don't like it, and that's a good thing.

An 'app-y' 2015

Baukjen de Swaan Arons | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Tech
Baukjen de Swaan Arons

It wasn't until I was discussing my new walking app followed by my new meditation app with a friend that I realised how 'app-y' my life had become. I'...

Is It Unethical to Use a 'Ghost-blogger'?

Mark Hillary | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

I have a golden rule with all my clients for whom I do this kind of work. I will never engage in a conversation with anyone online using a named social media account and pretending to be that person.

Tricked-Out Lamborghini Crashes Into Lake In Tremendous Wipe Out

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Tech

A customised 2000hp Lamborghini has been caught on camera losing control and crashing into a body of water by the folks at ThatRacingChannel. The J...

Three Weeks After Saying 'Je Suis Charlie' Facebook Starts Censoring Images Of Muhammad

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Tech

Twenty days after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted a powerful statement in support of Charlie Hebdo and the freedom to offend, the social media gia...

People Called The Police Because Facebook Wasn't Working

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Tech

An influx of calls during yesterday's Facebook outage prompted an emergency dispatch worker to contact a TV station begging people to stop. The Cal...

Scientists Have Figured Out How To Unboil An Egg For Some Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Tech

A radical breakthrough by University Of California Irvine scientists has developed a method to reverse the cooking process of a hen's egg. Seemingl...