Devices, software, wearables and more

  1. Sony has started to turn around its troublesome technology empire, but its Xperia smartphones are still haemorrhaging cash

    30 Jul 2015
  2. Inkjet technology seems like a modern miracle, but in the end it's all down to bubbles...

    30 Jul 2015
  3. Former Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson will join Richard Hammond and James May for a new car series on Prime Instant Video next year

    30 Jul 2015
  4. There are a few unsettling details when it comes to Windows 10 privacy


How technology is changing your work

  1. British firm Scout7 is crunching Big Data to help football clubs identify the football stars of the future

    23 Jul 2015
  2. Apple's sales of the iPhone increased by 35%, but it's not enough to keep the money men happy

    22 Jul 2015
  3. Cloud security provider used by Netflix, HP and Orange to join Microsoft in $320 million deal, according to reports

    21 Jul 2015
  4. Email is stuffy, convoluted and inefficient. It’s time to put it out of its misery

    20 Jul 2015


Developments from the frontiers of science

  1. When electricity is off the table, inventors have to think outside the box. Here are five great examples

    30 Jul 2015
  2. Researchers hope that staring at the Wize Mirror will offer early warning signs of illness

    29 Jul 2015
  3. An open letter urging a ban on autonomous weapons has been signed by more than 1,000 academics, researchers and public figures

    28 Jul 2015
  4. NASA camera upgrade offers a detailed glimpse at life on the International Space Station

    28 Jul 2015

Life & Culture

How technology is changing our everyday lives

  1. This ingenious Kickstarter project fuses a bike helmet with LED lights, motion-sensing and wireless technology

    30 Jul 2015
  2. Amazon is taking bets on the future of food shopping – just don’t expect a store near you anytime soon

    27 Jul 2015
  3. A city has been given a voice, and it’s the voice of an artificially intelligent supercomputer

    24 Jul 2015
  4. Sometimes technology is more than just a distraction. Mark Hanrahan tells Alphr how his smartphone helped him kick his junk-food habit

    22 Jul 2015

The Future

The world of 20 years from now

  1. Researchers have crafted materials that could allow computers to work at the speed of light. But what does this mean for computing?

    22 Jul 2015
  2. Simple, durable and 100% recycled, plastic roads could be coming to Rotterdam

    20 Jul 2015
  3. The S-512 supersonic jet has a maximum speed of Mach 1.8 and can ferry 18 passengers from New York to London in three hours

    10 Jul 2015
  4. What if your fridge knew when the milk was off? Pioneering biosensor research at the University of Manchester is making that a reality

    10 Jul 2015