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Tiny Robots Being Built To Attack Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
Researchers have revealed that they're working on a tiny nanoparticle called a 'nanoporphyrin' which can diagnose and attack cancerous tumours. In a study published in Nature, researchers report that these tiny weaponised robots can both identify malignant cells and attack them immediately, in theory creating an all-in-one solution...

Apple's iWatch 'Confirmed' For September 9 Unveiling

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
Apple looks likely to unveil its 'iWatch' wearable gadget at its September 9 iPhone event. Which we're sure is in no way connected to Samsung and LG's hasty unveiling of their own smartwatches overnight on Thursday. Little is known about the iWatch, and no leaks have...

Dyson's Next Big Product Will Be A Robot Vacuum

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
Dyson's next big product could be a robot vacuum cleaner after the company uploaded a mysterious teaser trailer onto YouTube. The trailer is from the point of view of the new product and shows a group of engineers hurriedly working on it. There are several clues throughout...

Red Bull Daredevil Pilot Cuts Engines Above The Austrian Alps

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
So you're flying in a Red Bull-sponsored Air Race plane above the Austrian Alps when you decide to cut your engine for some reason and see what happens. Oh, there are also half a dozen GoPro cameras attached to the plane. This is good footage.

GTA V Lindsay Lohan Lawsuit: Take Two Star Suing Them For 'Publicity'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
The publishers of blockbuster game GTA V, have claimed that Lindsay Lohan is suing them purely for the 'publicity'. READ MORE: These GTA V Renders Are Insanely Realistic Take Two Interactive are currently facing a lawsuit from the Mean Girls actress after claiming that the in-game...

'GTA 5' Xbox One, PS4 And PC 'Delayed Until 2015'

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
GTA 5 was announced for a 2014 released on PC, Xbox One and PS4 back at E3 - but didn't appear at this month's Gamescom show in Germany. Now there are rumours it's actually been delayed until next year. VG247 reports that "plenty of chatter" was heard at Gamescom...

'Counter-Strike' Live Stream Gets Interrupted By Real-Life SWAT Raid

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
A gamer got the shock of his life while playing the popular online game Counter-Strike when a fully-armed SWAT team raided his building. The entire incident was caught on camera as the SWAT team had raided a building that was being used by a gaming group called

The LG G Watch R Is Looking To Steal The Moto 360's Thunder

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
This is the LG G Watch R, and it looks a million miles from the company's first smart watch. What at first glance looks like a conventional watch face, right down to the outer ring is in fact a circular 1.3-inch Plastic OLED display. The G Watch R will...

NASA 'Firmly Commits' To Space Launch System For Taking Humans To Mars

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
NASA has 'firmly committed' to launching the new Space Launch System rocket by 2018 - and one day using it to take humans to Mars. The new rocket launcher is the largest and most complex ever devised, and will finally give NASA a way to send its own astronauts into...

Samsung's Gear S Smart Watch Is The IWatch For Android

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
Samsung has taken the wraps off of its Samsung Gear S, a curved screen rival for the iWatch that'll come with 3G connectivity, essentially turning it into a watch phone. READ MORE: Latest News On The Apple iWatch Despite launching the Gear 2 and the Gear...

Facebook Urged To Rethink Stance On Beheading Videos And Other Graphic Content

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
A safety adviser for Facebook has called on the social network to rethink how it deals with images of gruesome executions and injuries. The news comes in the wake of several grim beheadings in Syria by Islamic State militants, including that of American journalist James Foley. Facebook had initially refused...

Surface Pro 3 UK Launch: Artist James Mylne Creates 'Photo Real' Drawings With Microsoft's Tablet

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Michael Rundle | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
Microsoft has launched its new tablet with the help of ballpoint pen artist James Mylne, who has recreated three celebrated portraits using its app. James Mylne spent around 12 hours on each of the digital versions of the Bronte Sisters, William Shakespeare and Dame Christabel Pankhurst, all chosen...

Female Tech Founders Pose For Dear Kate's New Underwear Range

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
The underwear brand Dear Kate has come under fire after it unveiled a marketing campaign featuring prominent female tech founders as models. Aimed at young professionals, the range features a number of young female founders or CEOs from the technology industry. Julie Sygiel, Dear Kate's founder

No, Mars Will Not Appear 'As Large As The Moon' Tonight

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
This comes around at least once a year, so let's just get right to it. Mars will not appear "as large as the Moon" in the sky on August 27. Why do people think that it will? Because this image is going around on Facebook.

Brian May, Richard Dawkins, Professor Stephen Hawking Join Forces For Astronomy Music Festival 'Starmus'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | 27 August 2014 | UK Entertainment
Just imagine the conversation around the dinner table when some of the world's most curious brains join forces for the second 'Starmus' Festival, taking place in the Canary Islands in September. Brian May, Richard Dawkins and Professor Stephen Hawking will be joining...

USB 'Condom' Protects Your Phone From Promiscuous Computers

Thomas Tamblyn | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
Experts have created a 'digital condom' for USB cables which will protect your phone or tablet when it's plugged into a computer. With more and more people having to charge their smartphone on the go, security experts have warned of the risks involved when just plugging your smartphone...

Apple Is Planning A 12-Inch iPad For... What, Exactly?

Michael Rundle | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
Now that the iPhone 6 is virtually a done deal, the endlessly restless hive that is the tech press has moved onto another product that (a) supposedly might exist and (b) you might one day find a reason to buy. That product is the 12.9-inch iPad that you...

3D Projected Sphere Is One Step Closer To Holograms

Thomas Tamblyn | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
This sphere is officially known as "A 3D perspective-corrected interactive spherical scalable display." What it really is though is one step closer to everyone having a hologram in their home. The Spheree has a number of tiny projectors in its base, then by using infrared cameras dotted around it the...

This Jet Skiing Video Looks Like A Video Game

Thomas Tamblyn | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
This incredible video might look like a scene out of the new Star Wars film but in actual fact it's the stunning Lake Powell in Colorado. You can thank Christian Yellott who took his Honda AquaTrax F-12X jet ski, a nice shiny GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition and decided...

Physicists To Test If The Universe Is A Hologram

Michael Rundle | 27 August 2014 | UK Tech
Physicists working for the US government are to test if the universe is actually a 'two-dimensional' hologram. Scientists at the US Department of Energy's Fermi National Accelerator Lab will collect data to answer some of the strangest questions that exist about, well, existence itself. "If we see something,...
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