UK Tech.

Nasa Films The Mysterious Hexagon Rotating On Saturn

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Tech

There are a lot of odd things in space. But this certainly ranks amongst the oddest. Meet the Saturn hexagon. A six-sided jet stream of 200-...

An Airbag For Your Smartphone? Hmm...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Tech

It's not exactly svelte, and if it went off accidentally in your pocket it could cause some serious damage, but there's no denying it's effective. ...

SpaceX Scores A Massive Win

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Tech

Elon Musk took another step in his quest to dominate commercial space exploration by successfully launching a communications satellite into space. ...

LOOK: Man Finds Strange Electronic Device Hidden In Mug

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Tech

A paranoid and parched consumer of beverages got a terrifying shock when they their mug fell apart and revealed what appears to be a listening device....

The Baffling List Of Words Android Autocomplete Won't Finish

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Google Android doesn't appear to like sex, underwear or itself by the looks of things. An investigation by Wired has uncovered an exhaustive list o...

Hubble Finds Water On Five Planets

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK Tech

The Hubble Telescope has found clear signs of water on five exoplanets. Two teams of scientists made the discovery, detecting atmospheric water on...

How To Get Verified On Twitter And Be Happy, Forever

Michael Rundle | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Tech
Michael Rundle

Two weeks ago, I was Verified on Twitter. While outwardly meaningless, gaining that simple Blue Tick has since taken me on a journey of self-discovery which I never expected, and I hope will never end.

LOOK: The Car Of Your Dreams

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Tech

Computer games are great but they're also responsible for creating painful feelings of insatiable want. Take this for example. Just look at it. ...

China's Moon Rocket Accidentally Wrecked This Village

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.12.2013 | UK Tech

China's recent blast-off of it's first ever lunar landing mission may have marked a watershed in the country's galactic ambitions - but try telling th...

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...