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This Video Of A Cargo Ship Leaving ISS Is Astonishingly Cool

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
After delivering three tons of equipment and supplies to the International Space Station, NASA said goodbye to the SS Janice Voss supply craft on Friday. This video of the Cygnus cargo ship being lifted down from the station and released over the Earth is a beautiful memorial. The ship can...

What Should We Expect From Galaxy Note 4?

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
Samsung is readying the Galaxy Note 4 for its unveiling at IFA in Berlin next week. But what - other than a great great, improved stylus support and software tweaks - can we expect from this handset? This video takes you through some of the key new features from the...

Madden NFL 15 UK Review: Let's Play Buffalo Chess

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
Madden 15 is out now for Xbox 360, Xbox One, PS3 and PS4. Key Features: Improved graphics (especially on next-gen) Redesigned play calling menus New defensive mechanics Restructured career mode New full tutorial mode The Verdict: The more...

Islamic State Militants Are Now Using Commercial Drones

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria are said to be using commercially available drones to scout battlefields. A video was posted on YouTube earlier this week which shows footage taken by a DJI Phantom FC40 drone. The same drone can be bought on Amazon UK...

Bitcoin's First Adopter Has His Body Cryonically Frozen For 'Future Awakening'

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
One of Bitcoin's early pioneers Hal Finney, died on the morning of the 29 August, aged 58, after having battled ALS or Motor Neurone Disease since 2009. Before he died Finney decided he wanted to spend his Bitcoins on something that, he believed, could potentially give him a future: human...

'Shore' Facial Analysis App Lets Google Glass Analyse Your Emotions

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
Because Google Glass wasn't already creepy enough, somebody has built an app for the device which can read your emotions. The reasearch-led app was developed by scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits in Germany. The ideas is to integrate facial recognition technology into Google Glass, but...

'Somebody' By Miranda July Is A Messaging App With Added Human Strangers

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
If having the ability to message anyone in the world immediately, without fail and in simple, straightforward language isn't whimsical enough for you, a new app thinks is has the solution. Somebody is a messaging app with a curious difference: instead of sending messages to your intended recipient...

This Tiny Animal Is Growing In Your Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
There are tiny animals living on your face. Don't panic though, because they're completely harmless and have been with us for over 40,000 years. Incredibly it turns out 100 per cent of us have them. They are a tiny species of mite called Demodex and they're so small...

Lightning Hits A Plane Inside A Rainbow

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
This incredible photo shows the moment a plane was struck by lightning while flying through a rainbow. It's hard to imagine another situation where you'll see that exact sentence, so soak it in and enjoy the fact that there will probably never be a photo like this again. You can...

Assassin's Creed 5 Unity Will Be Late, And Require A Day 1 Patch

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
Ubisoft has confirmed that its first truly next-gen game Assassin's Creed: Unity will have a release date two weeks later than planned. Gary Steinman, Senior Communications Manager at Ubisoft explained on the Ubiblog that 'It’s the little things' and that 'with a massive open-world title...

Apple Building Enormous Mysterious 'Structure' At Site Of iPhone 6 Reveal

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
We finally know for sure that the iPhone 6 will be announced on 9 September in California. But that's not to say the mysteries end there. Apple fan sites are reporting that the company is building an enormous, three-storey high structure at the site of the...

There's A Rumour GTA 5 On PC Is Cancelled... And 4Chan Is Not Happy

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
'Grand Theft Auto' fans have reacted with great vengeance and furious anger, after mysterious claims that the PC version of GTA 5 might have been cancelled. It was already rumoured earlier this week that GTA V's upcoming re-release for Xbox One, PS4 and PC might miss its original...

Google Delivery Drones Being Tested In Australia

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 29 August 2014 | UK Tech
Google has been secretly testing a drone delivery service in the outbacks of Australia. The 'Google Wing' prototype is being developed as a means of being able to avoid the traffic problems that current delivery methods suffer from. The secret project was revealed exclusively to The Atlantic who...

iPhone 6 Event Confirmed As Apple Sends Out 9 September Invite

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
It's official. Apple has sent out invites for what will surely be the iPhone 6 (and probably the iWatch) launch event on the 9 September 2014. The invite breaks from tradition with a simple grey and white colour scheme but is as cryptic as you'd expect...

Baking Gadgets: 'Great British Bake Off"-Inspired Tech For The Digital Baker

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
'The Great British Bake-Off' is here again and - as far as we can tell from our our friends, family, Twitter and - frankly - our search data, that's all anyone cares about at the moment. Fortunately, if there's one area of domestic life in which it is genuinely possible...

'Tropes vs. Women in Video Games': You Might Never Have Noticed How Sexist Video Games Really Are

Michael Rundle | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
'Tropes vs. Women in Video Games' is a long-running and thoughtful series of videos exploring the nature and extent of sexism in modern video games. The most recent instalment in Anita Sarkeesian's Kickstarted series ('Women as Background Decoration: Part 2') looks specifically into the literal background of some of...

The Official Voice Of Mario Has An Adorable Instagram Account

Thomas Tamblyn | 28 August 2014 | UK Tech
Charles Martinet, the iconic voice of Mario and Luigi is on Instagram and he's making full use of the app's video feature. The man behind the iconic Nintendo characters has decided to take a couple of Mario and Luigi action figures on his travels and has been narrating real life....

Tiny Robots Being Built To Attack Cancer

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

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

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...
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