Entertainment Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 21, 2018

The secrets of DNA looping could give us the upper hand in the fight against cancer

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Posted by Libby Plummer on February 21, 2018

Is Spotify building its own smart speaker to take on Amazon, Google and Apple?

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 19, 2018

Your iPhone has a new bug, and it could crash it entirely

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Posted by Victoria Woollaston on February 16, 2018

Smart motorways: What are smart motorways, where are they in the UK and why are drivers being fined for using them?

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 16, 2018

This pressure-sensitive stylus makes almost any iPad mimic the iPad Pro via the headphone jack

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 15, 2018

You’ll soon be able to watch Netflix and Sky content abroad without geo restrictions

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 15, 2018

Apple HomePod slammed for staining wooden surfaces amid reports the firm gets £95 from the sale of each speaker

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 14, 2018

The best Gear VR games: The Samsung Gear VR games you just have to play

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 14, 2018

What is Monero? New cryptocurrency is being mined by malware on Android

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 14, 2018

Spyro Reignited Trilogy first gameplay shows it could be the perfect nostalgia trip

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 14, 2018

Child-detecting algorithm locks down your phone in small hands

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 13, 2018

The best Pancake Day games: Have a flipping fun time with these pancake-themed games

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 13, 2018

Australian study shows that drones have the better of humans for wildlife monitoring

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 13, 2018

Privacy advocates are in a spin over Facebook’s Onavo Protect VPN tracking your data – but what did they expect?

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 13, 2018

Facebook’s spat with Apple is over as the site gears up to roll out paywalls on iOS

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 13, 2018

This YouTuber might have just opened a portal to hell by rewiring dozens of Furbies to create a haunting “Furby Organ”

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 13, 2018

UK develops tool to automatically block extremist content

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 13, 2018

Boston Dynamics’ SpotMini can now open doors and call for backup like something straight out of a sci-fi movie

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Posted by Alphr on February 12, 2018

Bridging​ ​the​ ​generation​ ​gap​ ​between​ ​pupils​ ​and​ ​teachers

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 12, 2018

YouTube belatedly lays down the law to its most reckless vloggers

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 12, 2018

We’re a long way from virtual reality’s Citizen Kane

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Posted by Alphr on February 12, 2018

The evolution of technology in the classroom

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Posted by Clare Hopping on February 12, 2018

EE hopes to solve woeful rural broadband speeds with its mini-router and antenna

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 12, 2018

Watch this hybrid Range Rover Sport take on the most dangerous road in the world

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 12, 2018

Government websites hit by bitcoin-mining hackers

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Posted by William Stanton on February 9, 2018

FIFA 19 is almost here, and the reviews are in

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 9, 2018

Disney rolls out autonomous robots into Disneyland

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 8, 2018

Facebook removes boast that it helped the SNP win big

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 8, 2018

Chimpanzee willpower is directly related to their smarts, so does self-control has an evolutionary role in intelligence?

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 8, 2018

A third of jobs could be lost to automation, and women will be hit first, PricewaterhouseCoopers predicts

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Posted by Tim Danton on February 7, 2018

Quick poll: Do you use a VPN?

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 7, 2018

Researchers used these six critical thinking steps to kill 42 common climate change denialist arguments

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 7, 2018

SpaceX Falcon Heavy: 5 things you missed if you didn’t watch the historic launch

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 6, 2018

This open-source Echo rival respects your privacy and doesn’t want to sell you anything

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Posted by William Stanton on February 6, 2018

Apple Watch Series 4: Now available for pre-order

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Posted by Jonathan Bray on February 6, 2018

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra review: A big, brilliant brute of a smartphone

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Posted by Rob Leane on February 2, 2018

Now TV Stick review: You can now get two months of Entertainment free

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Posted by Alex Lee on February 2, 2018

Jeff Bezos: The richest man in the world is now rolling in an extra $20 billion

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 2, 2018

Kaz Hirai steps down as Sony CEO

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Posted by Robert Irvine on February 2, 2018

Turn back time online: See how the web, the cost of living and your neighbourhood have changed

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 2, 2018

FakeApp lets you recast Nicolas Cage into any movie using AI

Most detailed simulation of the universe ever made
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on February 2, 2018

The most detailed simulation of our universe ever made spans a staggering one billion light years

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Posted by William Stanton on February 1, 2018

Nintendo Switch Online finally launches: Here what you need to know about its features, prices, and more

Robot jobs warehouse
Posted by Geraint Johnes on February 1, 2018

The rise of the robots could “make the UK’s north-south divide worse”

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 31, 2018

Spotify’s new Stations app is all about playlists without any of the faff

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 31, 2018

This cover of Toto’s “Africa” by 64 floppy disk drives is the best thing you’ll hear all day

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Posted by Peter Ray Allison on January 30, 2018

How video games like The Witcher are saving Slavic folklore

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 30, 2018

Dragster champion Todd Rogers has just lost his crown after 35 years

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Posted by Edward Munn on January 30, 2018

Mercedes aims to build a “global battery network” for its new electric cars

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 29, 2018

Shadow of the Colossus PS4 review: The greatest remake you’ll ever play