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Would You Trust A Knife-Wielding Checkout Robot?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Tech

In what could prove to be one of the most important moves ever made by humanity, scientists have taught our soon-to-be-robot-overlords not to stab us....

Olympic Torch Launched Into Space

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Tech

The Olympic torch was been blasted into space on Thursday to make its first ever spacewalk though - obviously - it wont be lit. The iconic flame be...

Toyota Want You To Bond With Your Vehicle

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Tech

Good news for Knight Rider lovers and the terminally lonely - Toyota's new vehicle will read your emotions and could even be your friend. Or your hors...

The iPhone 6 Screen Could Be Very Special Indeed

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Apple's decision to open a new factory in Arizona in partnership with mineral crystal firm GT Advanced Technologies is fuelling speculation the iPhone...

Excellent News For Retro Gamers

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Tech

You may dramatically gain weight, develop RSI and be crippled by rickets but the good news is - and we suspected this all along - playing video games ...

Milton Keynes Is Getting Hi-Tech

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Perhaps in an effort to rid itself of the title of 'Crap Town', Milton Keynes has developed a rather cool and futuristic public transport system. T...

The Million Mask March by Anonymous

Jamie Bartlett | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Jamie Bartlett

Today, at dozens of cities across the world, one million people will be marching. Many will be wearing Guy Fawkes masks, and protesting against...well it's not exactly clear. Injustice and corruption have both been mentioned. But internet spying by the NSA and other government agencies will be the main rallying call.

What's Special About Apple's New Factory?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech

Apple has confirmed it will build upon its decision to manufacture it's new and ridiculously powerful Mac Pro in America by opening a new factory in A...

This Is The Coolest Thing You'll See Today

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech

This is very, very cool. Professor Hiroshi Ishii and his students at the MIT Media Lab have created an interface that can remotely replicate in rea...

This Robot Has Ruined Rock-Paper-Scissors For Everyone

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech

In a dystopian future world where our domineering robot overlords are giving us one final chance to win our survival, this is why we'll lose. The J...

Shopping At Tesco Just Got Creepier

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Tech

There are a number of things from 'Minority Report' that we'd like to see in reality - sleek automated cars, cool gesture-based interfaces, back-stree...

8 Amazing Things That Happen In Zero Gravity

Buzz Feed | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Tech

Working out is a breeze in space. Here are 8 amazing things you can do in zero gravity......

The Limits of Digital Democracy

Justin Cash | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Justin Cash

As the digital revolution continues its inexorable march into every aspect of our daily lives, the way we engage with the political process is undergoing a fundamental shift. Digital media are transforming the way we interact with political campaigns, lobby our elected representatives, strive for accountable government, and even how we conduct revolution.

Durex Vibrating Fundawear App

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

There are two ways you could look at this. Either Durex are taking foreplay to the next long-distance level or they're one step closer to making ge...

A Pizza. In Space. Incredible.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Tech

Some things should not be questioned. For instance: Dear electronic band. Why did you send a pizza to space? Why the hell not? Don't ask, ...

'Occasionally They Would Overcook The Beef Wellington'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Tech

Ok, before we go any further one important fact needs to be stressed - working for Google is an awesome job. As well as getting paid a ton of cash ...

Look Before You Leap

Charles Donovan | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech
Charles Donovan

The conclusion seems to be that the Leap Motion has been released before its time. It's a product that should still be in alpha or beta-testing.

This Is Why You Should Review Stuff On Amazon

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Tech

Ever written a review on Amazon? A tidbit of advice to help others in their quest for purchasing perfection? Well you should. And here's why. If...

US Drones To Get Sci-Fi 'Laser Shields'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Tech

Pilotless, almsot silent, missile-shooting drones are scary. So what about ones equipped with lasers? This appears to nearing reality after thos...

Soundproof 'Solitude Box' Launched For Gamers In Japan

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Tech

The Japanese have a penchant for karaoke, gaming and... confined spaces. Living next door to a fan of the first two of these can be a bit of a nigh...

Another World First For Google Glass

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Tech

Despite still being somewhat of a legal grey area, police in California have issued a woman the world's first ticket for driving while wearing Google ...

Another Retro Revival To Ruin Your Productivity

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Tech

We apologise if you're still recovering from getting absolutely nothing done while playing the browser version of Super Mario Bros but we have another...

Man Buys £27 Of Bitcoins, Forgets About It...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Tech

Ever done that thing where you put a £10 note in your winter coat pocket, forget about it until a year later and feel like you've won a prize? Wel...

Court Orders Blocking Of 21 File Piracy Websites

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Tech

Anyone who obtains their music by shady online means will have a much harder job from Wednesday. UK internet providers (ISPs) have been told top bl...

What's The verdict On the iPad Air?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Tech

Available from Friday, the new iPad is billed by Apple as "screamingly fast", "a ton of technology" and exhibiting "the power of lightness(?)". But...