UK Tech.

Will The Galaxy S5 Have An Iris Scanner?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung are considering featuring an iris scanner on their next smartphone, the Galaxy S5, due for release in April. Lee Young-hee, the company's m...

Surgeon Can Now Superglue Your Heart Together

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A rather amazing new glue has been developed that can mend heart tissue, negating the need for suturing and stapling - and it was inspired by slugs. ...

"Does Nothing Work Outside of London?!" Why I Love Being Unplugged

Rhiannon Davies | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Rhiannon Davies

I'm not saying the English countryside is frozen in the dark ages, but it certainly provides a sense of relief from feeling like the whole world is at your fingertips, which can often be the case in a city like London.

LOOK: Whiteout Covers The Entire Great Lakes Region

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A few days ago we brought you some incredible photos of a frozen Lake Michigan that showed just how cold the 'Polar Vortex' is. Now Nasa have provi...

Futuristic Electric Buses Coming To Milton Keynes

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Wirelessly-charged electric buses that can run all day long are set to be rolled out in the UK's hub of futuristic transport - Milton Keynes. Eigh...

A World in Which Computers Can Write Music

Ed Rex | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Tech
Ed Rex

Why not use modern technology to get back some of the magic that comes from hearing something unique, something that you know is tailored to the specific situation you're in?

I Want an Iron Man Suit, Not Google Glass

Malcolm Bell | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Tech
Malcolm Bell

This week, all the buzz in the tech world is the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and stealing the show will be devices you can wear. These devices can be worn on all sorts of your body parts, help you track everything from your fitness, by Fitbit, to the new Google Glass which you can wear to add a digital layer to the real world.

Think Our Weather Is Bad? Try Living Here.

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Think the weather is tough going here? Be thankful you don't live on a brown dwarf. Using Nasa's Spitzer Space Telescope (SST), astronomers believe...

America's New Drone Is MASSIVE

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

America has a new drone - and it is MASSIVE. With the same wingspan as a Boeing 757 (39.6 metres), the MQ-4C Triton drone will provide the US Navy ...

'Simplicam' Uses Facial Recognition To Guard Your House (And Tell You Who's Inside)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A new home surveillance system claims to have revolutionised the way in which you monitor your house -- and who's actually inside it. ArcSoft have ...

Possibly The Greatest Toy Ever

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Just look at it... Fully automatic. 672 rubber band shots. 14 a second. 8 metre range. It even comes with a special reloading tool so you do...

Student Shortlisted For One-Way Trip To Colonise Mars

SWNS | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Oxford undergrad Ryan MacDonald has beaten more than 200,000 others to be placed on the shortlist of boffins to be sent on a one-way trip to Mars to c...

MAD World

David Julian Price | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Tech
David Julian Price

Never let it be said that British hi-fi is boring, or British hi-fi manufacturers for that matter. UK audio products are always interesting, but some of the characters behind them never cease to amaze me.

Xavi, Messi and 4,000 pixels

Andrew Denham | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Tech
Andrew Denham

When the FIFA circus rolls into Rio next year, it might just change the way we watch television. The final will be produced in 4K ultra-high definition. And if the World Cup has its usual uplifting effect on high-end TV sales, this could be the moment 4K starts to go mainstream. But what is 4K TV and why should we care?

What Happens When You Fire Boiling Water Into -41C Air?

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

It's cold in North America right now. Really, really cold. In South Porcupine, Ontario, temperatures plummeted to -41C over the weekend. How did...

Incredible Images Of Supernova Captured

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

A beautiful young supernova containing the dust required to give birth to new planets and stars has been pictured for the first time. The Alma (Ata...

Formua E Racer Doing Doughnuts In A Very Unglamorous Parking Lot

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

You'd have thought with all money behind it the chaps behind Formula E could have chosen a more glamorous venue to show off Renault's new racer. Bu...

Who Won The Christmas Console Wars?

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

The results are in - Sony pretty much kicked Microsoft's arse in the Christmas console wars. Shoppers snapped up 530,000 PS4s compared to 364,000 X...

The Brick: Your New Old Phone

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

"It won't fit in your pocket, but why would you want it to?" This ladies and gentlemen, is the Brick from UK-based, Binatone. The ultimate in 90s r...

Man Arrested For 'Forcing Boy To Play GTA IV'

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A Japanese man has been arrested after allegedly forcing a nine-year-old boy to play GTA IV so much the stress caused him to become ill. Maasa Kawa...

What's Old Is Always New in Mobile Technology

Richard N C Jackson | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Tech
Richard N C Jackson

There is an old saying that a good idea will always be a good idea. And the same is true about technology. Fads in technology tend to happen almost as quickly as when it comes to the fashion world.

Strolling Down The Silk Road

Dominic Frisby | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Dominic Frisby

The speed in growth of the site is testament to people's need for the service it provided. Since its creation in 2011 to its demise in autumn 2013, some $1.2 billion worth of transactions took place. There were some 957,000 registered user accounts.

7 Reasons To Be Terrified Of Snapchat

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

It seems Snapchat has given the powers that be at Eton the heebie-jeebies. But are they over-reacting or should we be scared of the messaging app p...

Gadget Promises The 'Next Generation Of Sleep'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Think you're good at sleeping? Think again. A new gadget promises to 'revolutionise sleep' - because you've been doing it wrong all this time you f...

World Cup To Be Kicked Of By Paralysed Teenager Using Mind Control

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Forget Messi and Ronaldo - the most impressive kick at the 2014 World Cup will be by someone you've never heard of before. A paralysed teenager wil...