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Who Won The Christmas Console Wars?

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

The results are in - Sony pretty much kicked Microsoft's arse in the Christmas console wars. Shoppers snapped up 530,000 PS4s compared to 364,000 X...

The Brick: Your New Old Phone

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

"It won't fit in your pocket, but why would you want it to?" This ladies and gentlemen, is the Brick from UK-based, Binatone. The ultimate in 90s r...

Man Arrested For 'Forcing Boy To Play GTA IV'

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A Japanese man has been arrested after allegedly forcing a nine-year-old boy to play GTA IV so much the stress caused him to become ill. Maasa Kawa...

What's Old Is Always New in Mobile Technology

Richard N C Jackson | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Tech
Richard N C Jackson

There is an old saying that a good idea will always be a good idea. And the same is true about technology. Fads in technology tend to happen almost as quickly as when it comes to the fashion world.

Strolling Down The Silk Road

Dominic Frisby | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Dominic Frisby

The speed in growth of the site is testament to people's need for the service it provided. Since its creation in 2011 to its demise in autumn 2013, some $1.2 billion worth of transactions took place. There were some 957,000 registered user accounts.

7 Reasons To Be Terrified Of Snapchat

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

It seems Snapchat has given the powers that be at Eton the heebie-jeebies. But are they over-reacting or should we be scared of the messaging app p...

Gadget Promises The 'Next Generation Of Sleep'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Think you're good at sleeping? Think again. A new gadget promises to 'revolutionise sleep' - because you've been doing it wrong all this time you f...

World Cup To Be Kicked Of By Paralysed Teenager Using Mind Control

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Forget Messi and Ronaldo - the most impressive kick at the 2014 World Cup will be by someone you've never heard of before. A paralysed teenager wil...

3D-Printed Fighter Jets (Kind Of)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Thought 3D-printed guns were scary? How about 3D-printed fighter jets? BAE Systems have announced the RAF Tornado jets have been flown with parts m...

Check Out This Loon...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Ladies and gentlemen, presenting this weekend's biggest buffoon. This young chap somehow felt compelled to tape firecrackers to his lips - he expla...

How Could This Young Entrepreneur Save Your Phone?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Dropped your phone in a puddle? Don't fear, 20-year old entrepreneur Oliver Murphy has invented the answer in the form of Reviveaphone. The young e...

The Future Of Air Travel (At A Price)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Need to fly from London to New York but think £4000 ticket is just well, too cheap? How about this? A supersonic business jet capable of crossing ...

Is This The Super Duper Luper Stunning Future Of TV?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

The upcoming 2014 CES was rumoured to be the unveiling ground of LG's webOS Smart TV - but someone may have just scuppered that. The reglar tech l...

'Honeybee' Lander: The Coolest Thing To Land On The Moon Since Us

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Hot on the heels of China, two private companies have announced their intention to land robotic rovers on the Moon. Golden Spike and Honeybee Robot...

Asteroid Hits Earth (Just Hours After We Found It)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

We didn't have to wait long for the first asteroid of the 2014 - a sofa-sized rock hurtled through our atmosphere between 3 -10 pm on New Year's Day. ...

Why Has It Taken So Long To Invent This?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Every once in a while a quirky little invention comes along that makes you wonder why no one thought of it years ago. Introducing the ToastyMUG......

Top Tech Trends That Will Change 2014

Dr. Peter Cochrane | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Tech
Dr. Peter Cochrane

The coming year will see the launch of Google Glass with eye strain and headaches induced at no extra charge. At the same time new behaviours will emerge that are best described as 'eye twitch' or 'visual schizophrenia'.

Teenage Love in Digital Times

Dave Wallace | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Tech
Dave Wallace

Call me a Luddite but I remember the good old days. When you fancied someone and wanted to 'go out' with him or her you'd have to actually ask him or her out. i.e. pluck up the courage to talk to them in person. Yes, actually ask them verbally. This often meant you would soon have to meet their parents, or perhaps worse, their brothers and sisters. But things have changed.

9 Biggest Tech Flops Of 2013

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Tech

Look, not everything in technology was wonderful, magical, sparkling, visionary and beautiful in 2013. In fact a lot of it was just rubbish. Whe...

Someone Made A 3D Printer In Minecraft. It's Gargantuan.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK Tech

There are a lot of pretty amazing things you can do in Minecraft - see the slideshow below for some of the best - but this stands out. ItsJustjum...

A Car. Made Of Lego. And It Works.

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK Tech

This is a car. Made of Lego. And it actually runs. The story of how it came to be is quite remarkable. Last February, Australian, Steve Sammartino,...

China's Promo Pictures For Moon Rover Show Europe Being Nuked

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Tech

Excuse me China, is there something you're not telling us? While most of the recent coverage of China's 'Jade rabbit' Moon landing has concentrated...

Can Football Save The World?

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Wayne Rooney all star in Samsung's new TV advert 'The Beginning'. Franz Beckenbauer has the job of rounding up ...

WATCH: The Sun As You've Never Seen It Before

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Tech

Nasa's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) is laden with all manner of Sun-watching technology and is capable of detecting a wide range of light wave-len...

This T-Shirt Is Impossible To Stain

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

We've all been there - donned a smart white t-shirt, stepped out into the world and been immediately tagged by a flying dollop of ketchup. Thankfu...