UK Tech.

This Is Brent Council's Latest Recruit...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Tech

In another step towards making everyday human interaction redundant, a London council is to replace a receptionist - with a hologram. 'Shanice' wil...

Could The Next iPhone Come In Gold?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK Tech

Apple may be about to break with tradition with the next incarnation of its iPhone by releasing a gold version. Techcrunch report "multiple sources...

Bad News For Curtain Makers

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Tech

In bad news for blinds and curtain makers, scientists have created a window glass that can block heat and sunlight at the flick of a switch. The "s...

WATCH: How Far Did Dust From The Chelyabinsk Meteor Travel?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Tech

In February of this year an 18-metre-wide meteor weighing 11,000 tons hit the Earth's atmosphere above Russia at 41,600 mph. The residents of the t...

Kinetic Sand Doesn't Really Do Anything...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Tech

We're not sure why but we really want some of this. Kinetic Sand from WABA Fun is the toy that does... well just watch the video. The odd yet ca...

It's Time to 'Lean in' and Do Something About Diversity at Tech Events

Sharon O'Dea | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK Tech
Sharon O'Dea

Having a greater variety of voices, backgrounds and experiences represented makes conferences better, and that, in turn, makes the tech industry better. But for that to happen, organisers need to be more proactive about recruiting diverse speakers, and more of us need to get over our nerves, grab opportunities where they come, and put ourselves forward.

The Hyetis Crossbow Smartwatch Is Ridiculously Specced

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Tech

There used to be a time when if a wrist watch that could tell you the hour and let you play Zelda then you were very happy indeed. It would appear ...

Forget The Sewing Machine...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Tech

Even by the standards of haute couture these dresses have a pretty special appeal for these were made not with a sewing machine but with the power of ...

This Horrifying Suit Turns Your Breath Into Food

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2013 | UK Tech

Remember Crazy Straws? Well this is nothing like that. This is the Algaculture Symbiosis Suit which turns CO2 in your breath into algae which you c...

Man Holding Phone Sparks Massive 'Armed Gunman' Alert

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Tech

Things just got a lot more dangerous. Last week we told how a mobile phone can burn down your house - now it transpires they can also get you shot by ...

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'I'd Love To Have A Moshi Monsters Theme Park'

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK

Michael Acton Smith, founder and CEO of kids entertainment firm Mind Candy, shot to prominence as one of the UK's top entrepreneurs after creating Mos...

Apple Maps Barred From Photographing Oslo

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Tech

The Norwegian government has denied Apple a licence to take 3D ariel photography of Oslo. The images are intended for use in the company's Maps app...

Nasa's Juno Spacecraft Is Halfway To Jupiter...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Juno spacecraft is halfway to Jupiter - but is headed back towards Earth. The Jovian-system-bound satellite will slingshot around our planet...

Someone Finally Did It...

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Tech

The wheel, the internal combustion engine, the internet - all inventions that changed the world. And now to that list can be added just-add-water b...

LG's New TV Is A Retro Dream

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Tech

LG's flagship 84" Ultra HD TV is undoubtedly impressive - but what if you hark back to a simpler time? Well you're luck is in as the South Korean t...

Have Scientists Explained Near Death Experiences?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Tech

The brains of dying rat's brains have shown signs of conscious perception - even after the animals' hearts stopped beating and no blood was reaching t...

WATCH: On This Day In 1986...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Tech

The Soviets ushered in a new era of space exploration by launching then Mir Space Station on 12 August 1986....

Facebook And Twitter Are 'UnIslamic' Says Indian Mufti

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK

An influential Indian Mufti has declared Facebook and Twitter "unIslamic". Abul Irfan Naimul Halim Firagni Mahli has said Muslims should steer clea...

The Pirate Bay Launches Dedicated Web Browser

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK Tech

Notorious download site, 'The Pirate Bay', has released its own browser designed to circumvent restrictions imposed by legal authorities. 'PirateBr...

WATCH: The Internet Explained, 1997-Style

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK Tech

"ADJUST THE VCR TRACKING FOR THE CLEAREST PICTURE". This phrase alone gives you some idea of what to expect when you watch "The Kids Guide To The I...

Are Amazon Going To Make A Games Console?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK Tech

Amazon is rumoured to be entering the games console market. The online shopping giant has already dabbled in the electronics world with its success...

iPhone App Tells You What Ghosts Are 'Thinking'

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK Tech

Good news if your family history searches have hit a dead-end: 'Spirit Story Box' is a new-app that claims to detect ghosts and interpret messages fro...

WATCH: You Can Go To Space For £1290...

Huffington Post UJK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Tech

Start up company Elysium Space will fly cremated remains out to space to orbit the Earth for just £1290....

iPhone 5S Release Date Revealed?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Tech

The next iPhone could be little over a month away if the ever-turning Apple rumour mill is to be believed. AllthingsD report the tech giant is to h...

WATCH: Space Invaders!

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK Tech

More than 100-thousand people have applied to take a one-way trip to Mars. ...