UK Technology

19-Year-Old Casually Builds 'UK's First Robot Lawyer' And It Could Save You £1000s

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 14.01.2016 | UK Tech

A 19-year-old student claims to have built "UK's first robot lawyer" in attempt to give the public free legal aid. Joshua Browder, undertaking an ...

NASA Shows Off The Alien World Of Ceres In 'Exquisite' Detail

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Tech

NASA has released new images of Ceres, showing the dwarf planet in exquisite detail. The latest pictures were taken while the space agency's Dawn ...

Google Has Captured The World In Miniature Form And The View Is EPIC

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Tech

Google Street View has unveiled a stunning tour of the world in miniature form. 'Miniatur Wunderland,' in Hamburg Germany, is the largest model rai...

Student Learns Of Raunchy Texts Famous Rappers Get After Landing Sir Mix-A-Lot's Old Number

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Tech

One Verizon customer has found out the hard way, what it is like to be rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot' or at least have his old phone number. The hilarity be...

Obama's Parenting Advice

Natasha Mahtani | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Parents
Natasha Mahtani

While I'm grateful for technology and the ability to stay in touch with friends who live on the other side of the world, I also believe phones are killing conversation. More importantly, I believe our children mirror us and if they constantly see us head down in our phones, it won't be long before they're doing exactly the same thing.

SpaceX Has Managed To Make Its Incredible Vertical Rocket Landing Look More Insane

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 13.01.2016 | UK Tech

SpaceX has released new footage of Falcon 9's dramatic vertical landing. The video comes ahead of another breakthrough SpaceX is hoping to achieve...

Here's An Actual Procrastination Machine Incase You Run Out Of Internet

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Tech

The Internet is a wonderful place filled with an endless list of things to help you put life off. However, if you find yourself running out of min...

Alton Towers' New Ride Is Like A Virtual Rocket Launch But Worse

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Tech

Alton Towers is promising adrenaline junkies the chance to visit the "cosmos" in ride that could be more strenuous than a rocket launch. 'Galacti...

Asking Siri To Beatbox Is The Best Thing You'll Do Today

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Tech

Twitter tapped into Siri's hidden talents yesterday after a number of iPhone users asked the software to beatbox. If you've never heard Siri bust a...

NASA Has Captured A Snail-Like Object On Pluto But It's Not What You Think

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Tech

NASA's New Horizon spacecraft has captured a curious-looking object, bearing a striking resemblance to a snail on Pluto's icy plains. The latest im...

How NASA Is Going To Stop Armageddon Asteroids Wiping Us Out

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Tech

Keep calm everyone, NASA has a plan to save us from any Armageddon-esque asteroids that might be heading towards Earth. The space agency has unveil...

Dashcam Footage Of A Strange And Colourful 'UFO' Has Astrophotographers Baffled

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Tech

A couple of astrophotographers claim to have captured an "unidentified flying object" speeding across the sky over Darwin, Australia. Paul and Sylv...

How David Bowie Pioneered The Internet Before Apple Music And Spotify Were Even Born

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Tech

David Bowie once launched "an artist-created" Internet Service Provider (ISP), BowieNet in order to bring fans closer to the music they loved. Bow...

How Pets and Pet Owners Are Benefiting From the Latest Innovations in Technology

Marie Carter | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Tech
Marie Carter

We never want to lose our dog so if this is something you're worried about there are a wide range of smart collars and trackers emerging on the wearable market to keep you connected to yours. Some trackers also have smart features to help keep your pet healthy too.

How NASA Is Going To Stop Armageddon Asteroids Wiping Us Out

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 12.01.2016 | UK Tech

Keep calm everyone, NASA has a plan to save us from any Armageddon-esque asteroids that might be heading towards Earth. The space agency has unveil...

Companion Robots Are Winning Hearts and Minds at CES 2016

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

Pepper the humanoid robot has been around for a while, and this year she was present at CES in her newest incarnation. For $20,000, all four feet of doe-eyed, glossy white plastic will talk to you, read your emotions, sense when you are sad, dance to music and wiggle its bottom.

Major Tim Has Paid Tribute To The Original Major Tom

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Tech

British astronaut Tim Peake, stationed on the International Space Station, has paid tribute to David Bowie who has died age 69, following an 18-month ...

These Breathtaking Images Will Take Your View Of New Zealand To Another Level

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Tech

A photographer who went travelling in New Zealand has come back with a stunning series of images showing off the country's national parks. Johan Lo...

These Secret Codes Allow You To Watch Everything On Netflix

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Tech

Life hacks come in all shapes and sizes and some have the power to transform "Netflix and chill" for the entire world. It all comes down to a few ...

We've Damaged Earth So Much, We've Created A New Geological Era

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Tech

Humanity's irreversible impact on Earth may have pushed it into a new geological era, scientists have said. The question of "whether humans have c...

Incredibly, Doctors Have Used Google Cardboard To Save A Baby's Life

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Tech

In a first for surgical procedures, doctors have used Google Cardboard to perform a life-saving operation on a baby. Miami doctors used the $20 (£...

A 5,300-Year-Old Mummy's Tummy Bug Sheds New Light On How We Got Here

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Tech

The puzzle of how we got here appears to have a few more clues, after scientists discovered an ancient strain of gut bacteria in a 5,300-year-old 'Ice...

Student Caught Out After Trying To Convince The World A 'UFO' Had Been Struck By Lightning

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK Tech

An Austrian student's attempt to convince the world that she witnessed a UFO on New Year's Eve appears to backfired. Marie Mela posted a video of ...

Google Translate Thought Russia Was Mordor. Awkward

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Tech

For a brief moment in time, Google Translate thought Russia was 'Mordor,' - the fictional region in 'Lord Of The Rings.' Other errors included chan...

Why Not Going to University Isn't the End of the World

Arran Rice | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Arran Rice

I would say to people not to rush when deciding what to do with your future - if you need to take a year to figure out your next step don't feel pressured not to do that. And don't go to university just because people expect you to.