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This Is NOT A Photo Of Morgan Freeman

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Tech

This is a photo of Morgan Freeman. Only it isn't. It's actually a painting, made using an iPad (along with the Procreate app and an incredib...

No Light Required

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists at MIT have made a camera that can take 3D pictures - in practically total darkness. The incredibly sensitive device captures images us...

Gaming Titans Cross Swords in Battle of Media Convergence

Paul Dantanus | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Tech
Paul Dantanus

It may seem unthinkable, then, to see the console war heading for a truce. Over the years social theorists have predicted that, eventually, all media content is going to flow through a single black box into our living rooms. Uncannily, Xbox One has been touted as such a device.

4Chan User 'Livestreams Self-Immolation Attempt'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A young man appears to have livestreamed his attempt to commit suicide by setting himself on fire while 200 people watched online. The unidentified...

Does This Blonde Remind You Of Anyone?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Does the blonde girl in this picture remind you of anyone? Lindsay Lohan thinks it should - her. According to reports the troubled actress i...

Interview With the Founder of Ratemash

Jess Evans | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jess Evans

It's the website that's taken thousands of Facebook photos without user consent and asked the public to rate their 'hotness.' After a week of thousands of shocked students discovering their profiles are on the 'hot or not' RateMash site, the man behind it all, Michael Healy, breaks his silence.

Comet Ison Disappears On Slingshot Around The Sun

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Tech

The eagerly-awaited comet Ison, which was due to pass close to earth next month, is likely to have disintegrated after a close encounter with the sun....

Here's Where To Get The Best Black Friday Deals

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

Black Friday, the biggest shopping day in America's retail calendar, is set to hit Britain's shops this Friday as store bosses plan offers as high as ...

ANOTHER YouTube Comments Overhaul

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Tech

It was only launched two weeks ago but Google have been forced to overhaul their new YouTube comments experience. The new system was designed to cr...

WATCH: Donkey Kong Wedding Cake

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Tech

A wedding cake. Imagined in in Donkey Kong. You can't actually eat it but once your spouse gets over that and the fact they're marrying the worl...

Will Turing Get His Pardon?

Jack Copeland | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Jack Copeland

In his short lifetime, Turing's profound achievements brought him all too little recognition. A pardon would be a powerful symbol, and another boost to his burgeoning public reputation. Yet while the coming debate is important, there are also other more concrete things that can be done to ensure Turing and his work receive adequate public recognition.

Pee Powered Pumps

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Tech

If robots do take over the world, enslaving us all to do their evil yet highly functional bidding, not even a quick trip to the lavatory will provide ...

London Silicon Roundabout and Shoreditch Property Demand

Jake M Fisher | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK
Jake M Fisher

It used to be that affordable pricing and providing people with an artistic hub was the driver of demand of properties in Shoreditch in London. In the late 90s and early 00s, this part of the capital city became famous for being an artistic hot-spot. Inevitably, this saw an increasing number of people looking to move in...

Shotgun Made From Items Available After Airport Security

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Tech

If you're at all nervous about cunning and dastardly terrorists circumventing airport security then you probably shouldn't watch this video. An Ame...

Turn Your Instagram Snaps Into Edible Goodies

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Tech

As well as hang a fantastic name, a new app can make your Instagram snaps edible. For the sum of £12 Boomf will send you a box of nine marshmallow...

WATCH: Sony Patent Most Ridiculous Thing Ever

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Tech

Sony have filed a patent for a 'SmartWig'. That's right, a 'SmartWig'. Why you ask? No idea. It's full of features (check out the video) b...

This Computer Is Learning Common Sense

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Tech

A computer is hoping to learn something that much of humankind arguably has trouble with - common sense. The fantastically-named Never Ending Image...

Comet ISON Photographed By Nasa Mercury Probe

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Tech

A Nasa satellite sent to study Mercury has taken a photo of Comet ISON. The Messenger spacecraft took the image November 20 when it was 22.5 millio...


Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Tech

A new Android app promises to revolutionise mobile web access by doing away with expensive roaming and Wi-fi charges and providing the web "almost any...

Why Is An Innocent PS4 Game Causing So Much Trouble?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Twitch - the online game-streaming service - could be cracking down on PS4 users after some broadcasts were plagued with nudity and apparent abuse. ...

Pope Francis' Social Media Revolution: Still a Long Way to 'Vatican 2.0'

Alessandro Bonzio | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Alessandro Bonzio

On 27 October Pope Francis celebrated his account's ten millionth worldwide follower with a tweet. Such an engagement with new technologies may indeed be a truly important step on the Church's path to renovation... However, it also entails a much greater challenge; one that the Vatican might not be entirely prepared to take up.

Now You See It, Tomorrow You Won't - The Invisible Future of Android

Kevin McDonagh | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Kevin McDonagh

Each day we are getting closer to realising the full potential of Android and all the limitless possibilities it has to enhance the quality of our lives. Let's start with the wonderful tablets being launched from all corners of the world...

Tablets Aren't Just Virtual Babysitter for the Digital Generation

Carys Rowan | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Carys Rowan

Digital games can provide the perfect opportunity for collaborative play. By playing mobile or desktop games together, you are able to vet games for suitability from an educational, age relevance and enjoyment perspective - so that on those occasions when you do allow your child to play alone you'll feel more comfortable about their online safety and content in the knowledge that they are also gaining an educational benefit from their digital playtime.

Asa Bennett

How This Man Made Millions On Predicting The Web | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

Alastair Crawford's big business idea came after he effectively predicted the internet. Crawford, who had dropped out of university twice, realise...

WATCH: 15 Incredible ISS Videos

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK Tech

This week sees the 15th anniversary of the launch of the international space station. The station, with a mass of almost a million pounds and the s...