UK Tech.

Goat Simulator. Funniest Game Ever?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Tech

It's finally happened. After decades of advances in gaming, processing power and sheer human imagination, some utter hero has developed a goat simu...

This Syringe Can Stop A Gunshot Wound Bleeding In 15 Seconds

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

A gunshot wound is more often than not accompanied by copious amounts of blood and for a soldier on the battlefield, bleeding out is the leading cause...

This Is How A Donor Lung Is Kept Alive

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Tech

This is the OCS or Organ Care System - or as it's more affectionately called the "lung in a box". The OCS is how donor lungs are kept alive and fre...

Rise of the Commuter Snoopers

Christian Toon | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Tech
Christian Toon

Imagine the situation: you're on the train to a meeting, going over some papers and you need to leave the carriage to go grab a coffee from the buffet car. What do you do with your briefcase? You'll only be gone two minutes and your laptop is safely stowed in the office, so what's the harm in leaving it on your seat?

Are You 'Cyberstreetwise'?

David Emm | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Tech
David Emm

It is important to alert people to the dangers online using all available media platforms, in the hope that they apply the same level of common sense to their online activity that they do in the real world.

New Individuals, New Context: The Citizen and the Sharing Society

Jon Alexander | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Tech
Jon Alexander

This is a huge era of opportunity. It is now possible for us to work together on a scale never known before to design and create a truly inclusive world. Our shared hope in this working on this piece together is that if we can see this picture, we can seize it.

Out With the Old, In With the Innovative

Colin Hunter | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK
Colin Hunter

Innovation is a term that is used a lot these days, but it is far more than just a buzzword. There is a more to it than simply designing something new - that's creativity. And there is more to it than producing something that sells - that's profitability.

Facebook's 10th Birthday: Will You Be Celebrating?

Jessica Brown | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Tech
Jessica Brown

I gave Facebook my golden years, but what has Facebook ever given me? It has facilitated a lazy approach to keeping in contact with people. Who wants a thoughtfully-written postcard when they can just pop open a message? It has normalised nosiness. It has led my being constantly reminded of those I don't keep in contact with anymore but can't quite bring myself to 'unfriend'.

Netflix's Long Tail is Forcing the Entertainment Industry to Evolve

Christopher Goodfellow | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Christopher Goodfellow

Netflix is threatening the giants of the entertainment industry. The company started by targeting cable channels, leveraging a huge catalogue of content to build a subscriber base and challenge these businesses' distribution models. Now it's set its sights on cinemas.

You Can Play Nintendo Wii In N Korea (If You're In Therapy)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech

We already knew you had a chance of playing basketball with Dennis Rodman if you lived in North Korea but now it transpires you can also blast a Ninte...

Are Microsoft About To Release A Cheaper Xbox One?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech

Update: Microsoft has now denied the reports: @TheAnchormanV No, you cannot believe everything you read on the internet..— Aaron Greenberg (@aaro...

WATCH: 3D-Printed 'Blossom' Flowers

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech

As long as you can put the scenes from the 'Alien' films which feature the creature's weird eggs in the back of your mind, these 3D-printed 'Blossom' ...

Cyborg Cockroaches Are Now A Thing

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech

As if cockroaches weren't gross and unsettling enough already some Japanese scientists have inexplicably created an army of self-powered cyborg versio...

This Speaker Is So Loud It Will Kill You

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK

How far would you go for the ultimate sound system? Surround sound? A sub-woofer the size of a family car? How about this... This horn is the lo...

WATCH: How To Make A Cruise Ship 30 Metres Longer

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Tech

How do you lengthen an already rather large cruise ship by an extra 30 metres? Very delicately and with the utmost precision as this incredible vid...

WATCH: New Insane Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Space Jump

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Tech

New footage has emerged of Felix Baumgartner's utterly insane jump from the edge of space. The GoPro footage shows his beautifully blissful free-fa...

Can We Sell a Film About a World Without Money?

Ben Kempas | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ben Kempas

Imagine a friend giving you a present. It's a free Metro newspaper he got on the bus. You could as well have picked one up yourself. Now, another friend gives you a special magazine she thought you'd really like. You will appreciate its value which lies in a combination of quality content and the fact that she actually bought it for you... We hope to attract enough participants to get our experiment to a self-sustainable level, but we're not quite there yet.

Are You Addicted to 'Virtual' Approval?

Kirsty Hanly | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kirsty Hanly

In this age of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter etc. we are increasingly living our lives through the eyes (and comments) of other people. Have you ever stopped to think about how and what this means to you on a personal, emotional level? If someone 'Likes' your post does that give you a boost? Is your sense of self dependent on how many virtual 'friends' or re-tweets you have?

The Road to Electric Vehicle Adoption: What's Holding Brits Back?

Brian Smithers | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Tech
Brian Smithers

2013 proved to be a year of heated debate, education and awareness for the UK green energy sector and at the top of many agendas was the electric vehicle (EV) market.

Online Advertising: Where Ignorance Really Isn't Bliss

Duncan Trigg | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Tech
Duncan Trigg

Why is it so difficult to find out where your advertising is appearing online, and how can marketing professionals take back the reins over their collateral and get what they really need out of their online relationship?

Apple and Wearable Technology: A Warning From History

Kester Brewin | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Tech
Kester Brewin

Picture the scene - you are completing an application form for life insurance and a page comes up giving you the option to upload data from your always-on fitness monitor, outlining your exercise, work and sleep patterns for the past 6 months, with the incentive that reduced premiums may be available for those who do.

How to Send a Mass Email

Rachael Phillips | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Tech
Rachael Phillips

Now I love public relations professionals but one of the key skills needed in this field is learning how to use that all important bcc box. Journalists, bloggers and anyone else who receive press releases know that they're not special. We know that PR's aren't sat in their fancy offices individually sending us press releases with love. But we don't need to KNOW that the emails are going out en masse.

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The British Zuckerberg? Meet The Stanford Uni Dropout Hiring His Former Teachers | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Meet George Burgess. He's a 21-year-old who decided to drop out of Stanford University, start his own business and has even hired his former teacher. ...

Nasa Moon Probe Takes Photo Of Other Nasa Moon Probe

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has a host of probes out there in the solar system looking at all manner of parts of space and occasionally they cross paths. Even better, the...

Is This The Most Impractical Bike Ever?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK Tech

Thinking of buying a new vehicle? If you need an uncomfortable way of driving ten miles at a pace slower than a Segway while looking like a bit of...