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This Satellite Could Provide Third Of Humanity's Power

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa are developing a giant solar-powered microwave satellite that could provide a third of all our energy needs. The Solar Power Satellite via Arb...

WATCH: What Is Elon Musk Working On Now?

Newsy | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Tech

Elon Musk says he can create the hand gesture technology from the Iron Man movies....

Surprising Things Your Smartphone Can Do (PICTURES)

Georgia James | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Tech

It may be a myth that humans only make use of a small percentage of their brains, but it’s certainly true of their mobile devices. When you cons...

Text Slang: The Next Generation

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Tech

Once upon a time, at the dawn of text messaging, a simple C U L8R was the height of slang sophistication. Today, with texting the most popular way ...

Why 4G Will Change Your Life (With The Help Of These Apps)

Georgia James | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Tech

With two of the UK’s biggest mobile networks going head-to-head to launch their 4G services later this month, the pressure to catch the ‘fourth ge...

Look Smart: 9 Best Wearable Technology Ideas

Georgia James | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Tech

The advancement of credible and genuinely useful wearable technology has been evading developers for decades. Since the comic-strip plainclothes cop, ...

EDL Website Down (Again)

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Tech

After briefly coming back online after being hacked on Tuesday, the website of the English Defence League has now been taken completely offline. Ha...

LOOK: This Is What 1,400 People Waving At Saturn Looks Like

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Tech

Last month thousands of people around the world stopped what they were doing and waved at the sky. The reason? Nasa's Cassini spacecraft was taking...

10-Year-Old With Dreams Of Joining Nasa Aces Astronomy GCSE

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A 10-year-old boy is "over the moon" after achieving a B grade in GCSE astronomy and becoming the youngest person to sit the exam. Monty Rix, from ...

Own Your Own Space Company?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Tech

On top of the launch pad being battled over by By Billionaires Elon Musk And Jeff Bezos, Nasa has also begun to sell off three mobile platforms and a ...

Mars Curiosity Conducts 'Science On The Go'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Mars Curiosity rover is racing across the planet conducting "science on the go" as it heads towards Mount Sharp. The looming mountain is the...

Field Trip App On Google Glass Will Revolutionise Your Holiday

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Tech

There's a lot of hype around Google Glass - and a lot of scepticism. But when an app like 'Field Trip' gets a demonstration it's hard to not be bl...

This Freaky Image Will Let You See Inside Your Brain

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Tech

Normally an optical illusion will boggle your mind a little or let you see a 3D image of a dolphin - this one is apparently very, very different. N...

UK Mulls Ban On Miniature Phones

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK Tech

UK authorities are considering banning tiny mobile phones the size of a key fobs due to fears they are too easily smuggled into prisons - sometimes in...

GCSE Students Prioritise Top Salary In Career Plans

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

GCSE students' number one priority after leaving school is to earn a top salary, while more than a quarter want to set up their own business, research...

Tech City or FinTech City?

Daniel Lowther | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Tech
Daniel Lowther

Only 10% of the companies in Tech City are financial services focussed. That doesn't sound like enough to me given the London's status as a financial centre. It raises the question as to whether the Government should be focusing on financial technology start-ups and working out how to create an environment in which these companies can thrive.

Has London Reached the Competitive Standards for Entrepreneurship Globally?

Lucy Cooper | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Tech
Lucy Cooper

London, I hear you sigh - where is the global financial capital in its ambitions of gaining provenance as a tech guru? As a tech professional and a Londoner, of course I have a vested interest in seeing faster progression and more growth. And I'm beginning to see it.

High Speed In-Flight Internet By 2014?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Tech

In a move that will increase the productivity of some but the modern-living stress levels of others, high-speed internet could be aboard most flights ...

Google's 'Project Loon' To Be Tested In California Homes

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Tech

Google's fantastically named "Project Loon" is to take a further step to becoming reality by being tested in California homes. Project Loon is the ...

Mercedes Benz Tests Google Glass Integration

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Tech

GPS has made getting lost in your car almost a thing of the past - but what about when you get out? Mercedes and Google are teaming up to create a ...

This Display Is Seriously Sharp

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Tech

LG Display has upped the ante in the resolution stakes and developed a screen so sharp it could make your current phone look like a 70s home movie. ...

Anonymous Bring Down EDL Website

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK Tech

UPDATE: The EDL website is still down as of Thursday evening The website of the English Defence League (EDL) was apparently hacked and made unavail...

WATCH: Incredible Aerial Arctic Tour

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Tech

Chances are you've never been to the Arctic much less still that you've flown across it's entirety at an exhilarating yet worryingly low altitude. ...

WARNING: This Robot Might Scare You Silly

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory have been working on RoboSimian for some time now but a new video shows just how far it's come - and how sinister it ...

This Is Brent Council's Latest Recruit...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Tech

In another step towards making everyday human interaction redundant, a London council is to replace a receptionist - with a hologram. 'Shanice' wil...