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You Can Now Watch Dozens Of Declassified Nuclear Test Films On YouTube

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Tech

Mushroom clouds were a common sight in the Nevada desert and the Pacific Proving Ground between 1945 and 1962. The US used the regions to carry out mo...

Incredible Slow-Mo Footage Shows The Moment A Train Hits Deep Snow

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Tech

As you may have seen, the United States of America is currently experiencing some fairly extreme weather. This can lead to a number of incredibly cool...

Amazon Alexa Has Been Wired Up To A Talking Skull In A Terrifying Hack

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Tech

A talking skull with bulging eyes and a maniacal grin has been hooked up to Amazon Alexa in a truly terrifying hack. It’s the brain child of Mike Mc...

Tapping Into The Skills Of The YouTube Generation, One Minute At A Time

Vicki Sellick | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Tech
Vicki Sellick

For a long time at Nesta we've campaigned for children to become makers of technology not just consumers. We want to see more kids learning to code, to interact with tech, rather than just to passively absorb it. We're delighted the national curriculum for primary school students now includes time to code.

Daily YouTube Views Have Reached A Truly Terrifying Milestone

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Tech
Read More: Youtube, UK Tech News

Congratulations world, we have now collectively reached the milestone of being able to say that we watch a billion hours of YouTube between us, every ...

All Made Up

Kylie Barton | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Style
Kylie Barton

Young people wearing make-up has always been a topic of debate, but when one of the young carers I work with wrote a song about how it affects her for one of our choir sessions, I felt inspired to write about the issue.

YouTube Is Finally Killing One Of Its Most Annoying Advert Features

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Tech

For anyone who has ever desperately searched for the “Skip ad” button on a YouTube video only to realise that you’re actually going to have to e...

An iPhone-Unlocking Hedgehog Has Become A Hero On Reddit

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Tech

Ain't nobody getting in that phone. Hedgehog Sashimi is an Instagram star who spends most days “eating, sleeping and sleeping”, according to...

The Video World Has Evolved... But Have Brands And Agencies Kept Up?

Mick Entwisle | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Tech
Mick Entwisle

Video is everywhere. Read this on a packed train, and you can be sure that at least half of those on their mobile are watching some form of video content; after all, 13% of adults' social media time is spent watching video, equating to around 10 minutes every day.

Melodramatic Girlfriend Hilariously Lip-syncs While Oblivious Boyfriend Plays VR

The Huffington Post | Becky Barnes | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Comedy

Sick of Valentine’s Day already? You’re not alone. A comedienne proved you don’t have to be single to feel ignored when she filmed her over-zeal...

Watch This Beautiful Video Of A Weather Balloon Soaring Into The Stratosphere

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Tech

This incredible YouTube video follows the journey of a weather balloon as it soars to the borders of space. Over three hours, the camera climbs to a s...

This Is What Happens When A Powerful Magnet Meets Magnetic Fluid

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK Tech

In 1963, NASA designed a magnetic fluid to power rockets. The logic was that the fuel could be drawn to a pump by a magnet in weightless environments....

Unpacking Facebook Vs YouTube Battle For Consumer Eyeballs

Sean Everett | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Tech
Sean Everett

This week Facebook announced that it would be including mid-roll ads in the videos that show up in its highest value real estate - the news feed. It's a shot across the bow of YouTube to get more of the content creators, both new and existing, to switch from YouTube's walled garden to Facebook's.

A YouTuber Actually Reached The Bottom Of An Excel Spreadsheet

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Tech

Ever wondered just how many rows an Excel spreadsheet really has? Yeah, us neither. But now a YouTuber from Oklahoma has done the world a favour and s...

Watch This Machine Suck Blackheads Out Of People's Faces

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Christmas is a time to sit back, relax and... watch people have blackheads sucked out of their faces. In the video above, a handful of vloggers try ou...

Meet The Woman So Obsessed With Elves She Had Surgery To Point Her Ears

PA Real Life Features | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A woman loves elves so much that she had her ears surgically reshaped to appear pointed. Mara Kristine, 22, used to wear prosthetic ears. However in M...

Delta Airlines Has Released Its Version Of Events Around #BoycottDelta

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

Delta Airlines has said Adam Saleh was removed from a flight for being “disruptive” and “provocative”, not simply for speaking Arabic as the Y...

YouTuber Films Outraged Video As He's 'Kicked Off Airplane For Speaking Arabic'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

LATEST: Delta Airlines Says YouTuber Adam Saleh Removed From Flight For ‘Provocative’ Behaviour An American YouTuber has claimed he was kicked off...

Airline Calls Bulls**t On YouTube Vlogger's 'Stowaway' Video

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Tech

An airline has poured scorn upon a YouTuber who falsely claimed to have travelled to Sydney in a suitcase in the baggage hold of one of its planes. A ...

A Musician's Guide To Streaming

Conrad Ellis | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Conrad Ellis

Hi, Conrad from The Luka State here. We're an independent band from Winsford, Cheshire; that's right between Manchester and Liverpool to you southern...

My £5 Note Problem

Afton McKeith | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Afton McKeith

Due to the outcry against the new British animal fat £5 note, some shops have been refusing the note as tender. Reports show that customers even deny it for change. Perfect Solution: Reprint the new British £5 note with pumpkin seed oil.

Build It And They Will Come: The Changing Paradigm Of Influencer Relations

Laura Collinson | Posted 24.11.2016 | UK Tech
Laura Collinson

Once upon a time there was this new thing called the Internet, where people could settle arguments about 70's TV programmes or look up the nearest pizza place. At first the people were wary of this 'new thing', but gradually came to see it as, first useful, then important, and then vital as a source of information and entertainment.

What I Wasn't Told About Breastfeeding!

Gemma Jade | Posted 02.12.2016 | UK Parents
Gemma Jade

Looking back, I wish I had known these things to help make me feel "normal" instead of having people tell me to stop and give up because I wasn't giving my baby what he needed when in fact he put on lots of weight very quickly and is a healthy and happy baby!

The Rise And Rise Of Online Pranking

Pete Strauss | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Pete Strauss

Where Trigger differs from the current crop of online pranksters (aside from the surreal tone and social commentary) is in its humanity. Many online pranksters deal exclusively in shock value, often engineering pranks at the victim's expense. Pranks are conceived with the express intention of angering people and courting publicity.

Escaping Mediocrity

Simon Pont | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Tech
Simon Pont

Where growing-up naturally involves taking a few missteps, Social Media can become a mean-spirited companion. Ferris Bueller's day would have turned out seriously different if at any point he'd checked-in or posted to his Timeline.