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WATCH: YouTube Rewind 2013 Wrap Up

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Tech

YouTube Rewind have created this superbly entertaining video of all the best videos of 2013 - and then given them a bit of a twist. The best bits? ...

WATCH: First-Ever Video Of Moon Orbiting Earth

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

Back in October , Nasa's Juno spacecraft became the fastest man-made object in history as it sling-shotted round the Earth on it's way to Jupiter. ...

You Have No Unread Messages - Why Amnesty Is Bringing a Claim Against the UK Over Surveillance Concerns

Allan Hogarth | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK
Allan Hogarth

At Amnesty we work with people that quite literally put their lives on the line in exposing human rights abuses. They often do so at great risks to themselves and their families and it is vital that the space for confidential communications is protected and respected. This is why it is critical that the UK government delivers a full open and transparent investigation into our concerns.

Tech Giants Unite To Demand Surveillance Law Changes

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Tech

You know it's serious when the normally insanely competitive tech giants club together on something. Eight of the world's biggest are demanding swe...

Can You Guess What The Most Common Password Is?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Tech

In a shocking indictment of the imaginativeness of computer users and humanity in general it turns out the most common password is - 'password'. Th...

Britain's Biggest Space Project Just Took Off

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Tech

It may have been made by Americans and launched in Kazakhstan but Britain's biggest space project has just blasted off. A telecommunications satell...

Cookies: What Can We Learn From the Google and Apple Approach?

Brian Suh | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Tech
Brian Suh

Cookies have been on the receiving end of a great deal of bad press recently. Most recently, it is rumoured that Google plans to replace cookies with a tracking technology called AdID, which has sent the debate about the future of cookies into overdrive.

Mountains Out of Molehills: Finding the Challenge in Modern Games

Mathew Khan | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech
Mathew Khan

The other night I spent two hours trying to defeat Seth on Street Fighter IV. Two hours. For the uninitiated, Seth is Street Fighter IV's final boss, a Doctor Manhattan-looking lout who apparently controls time and space through a rotating ball in his tummy. Standard stuff.

Does It Come In Black? Batman Tumbler Golf Cart Sells For $17,500 (PICTURE)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Sport

Bubba Watson's hovercraft golf cart has some serious competition in the course cruising stakes courtesy of a Batman-style Tumbler. And the maker ha...

Could Aldi's £80 Tablet Be Any Good?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Tech

You thought Argos and Tesco's supermarket tablet offerings were cheap, well check this out. Aldi are offering one for under £80. It doesn't loo...

A Time Machine. For Gifts. Sort Of.

Timeless Box | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK Tech

A designer has invented a time machine. For gifts. Kind of. The idea is simple. You put a gift in a 'Timeless Box', close the lid, set a timer and ...

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...