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Sci-Fi Film Is The World's First Movie Created Entirely By Artificial Intelligence

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Tech

'Sunspring' might seem like any other budget sci-fi film, but this wasn’t written by a Hollywood scriptwriter. The trailer for the new release was d...

Stunning Photo Series Of Everyday Items Taken Apart And Photographed

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Tech

Ever wondered what the innards of a computer or a fire extinguisher looked like? A photographer from Toronto, Canada, has created a stunning series of...

Instagramming Your Life Actually Makes You Happier

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Tech

You may eye-roll the friend who constantly Instagrams their lunch/shoes/kewl street graffiti, but turns out they are actually having the last laugh. A...

This Could Stop Your Cat Bringing Dead Birds In

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Tech
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As much as we love our cats for their wonderful qualities - purring, using them as a hot water bottle and that adorable slow blink - the thing we coul...

Data Driven Storytelling Is the New Normal

Melissa Thermidor | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Tech
Melissa Thermidor

The internet was set ablaze the past few weeks, by Candace Payne - now dubbed the 'Chewbacca Mum', for sitting in her car and trying out the talking Chewbacca mask she had just bought. To this day, she is the biggest star on the internet. The emotional connection she built with the world wide web is just a small indicator of the power of storytelling.

Facebook Launches First Ever Safety Check In USA After Orlando Shooting

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Tech

Facebook has activated the first ever Safety Check in America following the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando. The massacre, which saw 50 pe...

Sir James Dyson Has Revealed How He'll Be Voting In The EU Referendum

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 11.06.2016 | UK

Sir James Dyson has come out in favour of leaving the European Union. The inventor, best known for his bagless vacuum cleaner, told the Telegraph that...

Protest in the Digital Age

David Wilson | Posted 13.06.2016 | UK Tech
David Wilson

Today you can protest as you sip your latte. A Facebook friend may have forwarded you a Change.org petition about something they feel strongly about. Whatever the issue - from saving the Himalayan snow leopard to taxing Top Shop - you enter your name, adding a short comment, if you can spare the time.

This Tattoo Artist Gave His Prosthetic Arm The Ultimate Upgrade

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Tech

The world’s first prosthetic tattoo arm has been created for an amputee in Lyon, France. Tattoo artist JC Sheitan Tenet lost his right arm as a chil...

Facebook Is About To Delete An Entire Album Of Hidden Photos From Your Account

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Tech

Facebook will be deleting some of your personal photographs in three weeks time, and you might not even know they exist. In order to encourage users t...

How This Freaky Synthetic Dog Could Save Thousands Of Animals

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK

Thousands of animals could be saved from undergoing medical procedures in veterinary training schools worldwide, thanks to a new synthetic dog model d...

Twitter Reportedly Hacked With Loss of 32 Million Passwords

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.06.2016 | UK Tech

Twitter has reportedly suffered a data breach that has resulted in 32 million passwords and user ID’s being hacked. According to website Leakedsourc...

Fossil Discovery Reveals More About Origin Of Tiny "Hobbit" Humans

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK Tech

A new fossil discovery in Indonesia could be the key to learning more about the ancestors of human ‘Hobbits’. A research team on the island of Flo...

This Man Must Really Regret Calling A Woman A 'Gold Digger' On Bumble

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A dating app has well and truly put one of its users in his place after he called a woman a "gold digging whore". The team at Bumble shared screen gra...

So What Does Globalisation Actually Look Like?

Dan Andersson | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK Politics
Dan Andersson

These days globalisation is largely treated as a dirty word. But arguments about Britain's role in the EU aside, what does a British company's role in the international market place actually mean and look like?

Coffee - How Our Caffeine Addiction Is Bad for the Planet

Steve Backshall | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK
Steve Backshall

We can individually take responsibility for our own actions, but to make big changes decisions need to be taken on a national, continental and even global scale. If the big coffee companies are going to make billions out of our legal addiction, they need to be forced to clean up the mess that's left afterwards.

This Astronomer Has What Might Be The Most Absurd NASA Conspiracy Theory Yet

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Tech

There is no shortage of NASA conspiracy theories floating around on the internet. But the latest offering comes from “well respected” British fie...

Money and Generation Z: A Perfect Match?

Chris Smith | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Tech
Chris Smith

You can imagine a baby boomer with a nice suit, coming back from working at a company where they've worked for the last 50 years. A Gen X, with long, flowing hair, protesting for civil/woman's rights. A millennial surfing the net, thinking up a new way of how it can make them money. A Gen Z with...well, that really hasn't been defined yet, has it?

Using Pigs to Provide Transplant Organs for People

Peter Stevenson | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK
Peter Stevenson

What would happen if we change to an opt-out scheme and there is still a shortage of organs? If that happens society may decide to use pig organs - I hope it doesn't - but if it does we must ensure there is no increase in the number of animals used for human purposes. This means we will have to cut back on some other use of animals - in the case of pigs that means eating less meat.

Type 'Three Black Teenagers' Into Google And Something Racist Happens. Or Does It?

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK

Google has been accused - again - of being racist. This guy's viral video post shows why: YOOOOOO LOOK AT THIS pic.twitter.com/uY1JysFm8w— July 3rd...

This Man Survived A Year Wearing An Artificial Heart In A Rucksack

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Tech

A 25-year-old man has survived for 555 days with an artificial heart in a rucksack. Stan Larkin, from Michigan, is the first person ever to leave hosp...

Why Facebook Wants to Make Your Life So Easy You'll Never Need to Go to Another Website Ever Again

Jon Sharpe | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Tech
Jon Sharpe

Fifty minutes is the average time we spend on Facebook every single day. Taken out of context, it might not sound like that much compared to how much we're using newer rivals such as Snapchat and WhatsApp (which Facebook owns), both of which are predicted to have faster growth than the social network over the next ten years.

What Is the Point of Me?

Dmitry Bagrov | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Tech
Dmitry Bagrov

Technology can change our lives, it can change nearly everything about our world but it cannot change human nature. What is the point of me? Same as before, but soon with less mundane things to do.

Quiz: What Do You Really Know About Online Privacy?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Tech

Staying safe online is something that all modern technology users know is essential. Just as we would never share our pin number with a stranger, we ...

All Hail The Robot Overlords

Jill Hodges | Posted 07.06.2016 | UK Tech
Jill Hodges

We see our world changing around us. We are discombobulated when we are off line with more and more of our life spent 'in the cloud'. This is only going to increase as the Internet of Things means that we can control our physical world from a distance via apps.