Gadgets Tutorials & How-Tos

lost iphone
Posted by Jim Tanous on February 12, 2018

Lost iPhone? How to Ping Your iPhone With Your Apple Watch

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Posted by William Stanton on February 9, 2018

Apple AirPods 2 release date: New rumours suggest early 2019 release date

long_live_the_new_flesh_eskin
Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 9, 2018

Long live the new flesh: Researchers have made a robotic skin that can heal itself

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 9, 2018

Honor 7X review: Meet the new budget flagship king

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Posted by Edward Munn on February 9, 2018

11 things we love about the new London electric taxi

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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 Stewart Mitchell on February 8, 2018

Gagging orders: The internet surveillance nobody can talk about

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 8, 2018

Facebook removes boast that it helped the SNP win big

theres_a_reason_why_people_with_ptsd_relapse_after_treatment_and_its_to_do_with_the_brain_1
Posted by Alex Lee on February 8, 2018

There’s a reason why people with PTSD relapse after treatment, and it’s to do with the brain

chimpanzee_willpower_is_directly_related_to_their_smarts_so_does_self-control_has_an_evolutionary_role_in_intelligence_1
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 Alan Martin on February 8, 2018

China extends usage of face-recognising smart sunglasses

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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

my_eye_sight_visually_impaired
Posted by Alex Lee on February 6, 2018

MyEye 2.0 uses AI to help visually impaired people explore the world (if they’re rich enough)

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Posted by William Stanton on February 6, 2018

Apple Watch Series 4: Now available for pre-order

terahertz-future-wireless-technology
Posted by Edward Munn on February 6, 2018

New, super-fast wireless technology could hit our homes

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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 Alex Lee on February 6, 2018

Using your phone in a pulled-over car is now illegal in France

online_troll_in_all_of_us_
Posted by Alex Lee on February 5, 2018

AI taught to recognise hate speech to fight Twitter trolls

polycom_realpresence_trio_8800_collaboration_kit_review
Posted by Dave Mitchell on February 5, 2018

Polycom RealPresence Trio 8800 Collaboration Kit review: A complete voice and videoconferencing hub

mobile_phone_radiation_shouldnt_harm_humans_new_study_on_rats_suggests_-_1
Posted by Alan Martin on February 5, 2018

Mobile phone radiation shouldn’t harm humans, new study on rats suggests

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on February 5, 2018

Drone-catchers and a facial-recognition plane to police Winter Olympics

tesla_model_x_5
Posted by Alistair Charlton on February 5, 2018

Tesla Model X (2017) review: Proof EVs CAN be used for long-haul driving

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 5, 2018

Alexa is now smart enough to know when you’re actually talking to your Amazon Echo

jeff_bezos
Posted by Alex Lee on February 2, 2018

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

kaz_hirai_sony_ceo_stepdown
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 2, 2018

Kaz Hirai steps down as Sony CEO

apple_breaks_company_profit_record_despite_bad_iphone_x_omens_and_beats_samsung_in_the_phones_game
Posted by Alan Martin on February 2, 2018

Apple takes the lead over Samsung as it announces company profit record, despite iPhone X omens

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”

the_uk_still_has_some_way_to_go_to_hit_its_2020_renewable_energy_target
Posted by Alan Martin on February 1, 2018

The UK still has some way to go to hit its 2020 renewable energy target

samsung_bitcoin_mining_-_largest_chip_maker
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 1, 2018

Samsung enters the Bitcoin mining business as it becomes the world’s largest chipmaker

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (2015) review: The Amazon logo is debossed attractively into the rear
Posted by Edward Munn on February 1, 2018

Amazon has patented a wristband that tracks its employees’ movements

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Posted by Hugo Griffiths on February 1, 2018

Hundreds of smart LEDs are being fitted to roads to make drivers stay in lanes at junctions and roundabouts

Speeding fines and speed camera
Posted by Martin Saarinen on February 1, 2018

Police want to punish drivers for going just 1mph over the speed limit

mario_kart_tour_nintendo_casually_announces_the_mobile_game_everyone_has_always_wanted
Posted by Alan Martin on February 1, 2018

Mario Kart Tour: Nintendo casually announces the mobile game everyone has always wanted

driving_game_test_3
Posted by Jonathan Bray on January 31, 2018

Not so fast and furious: Can driving games improve your performance on the track?

breathe_ghost_story
Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 31, 2018

Breathe is a smartphone ghost story that knows where you live

ford_fiesta_2017_7
Posted by Jonathan Bray on January 31, 2018

Ford Fiesta 2017 review: A more modern form of popular

Treating anxiety by targeting anxiety brain cells
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on January 31, 2018

Scientists have found a way to “turn off” anxiety by targeting cells in the brain

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Posted by Hugo Griffiths on January 31, 2018

You may soon be able to report a car crash online

brain_friends_scan
Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 30, 2018

Your brain can reveal who your true friends are: Study shows how similar neural responses predict friendships

bitmoji_deluxe_is_here_to_help_you_create_hyper-realistic_avatars_for_snapchat_and_beyond
Posted by Alex Lee on January 30, 2018

World Cup football kits are now available in Bitmoji

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 30, 2018

IBM Watson’s next mission? Keeping antelopes toasty warm

is_apple_planning_to_kill_the_original_iphone_x_-_2
Posted by Alan Martin on January 30, 2018

Apple shares slump amid sluggish iPhone X orders

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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 Alan Martin on January 29, 2018

The brain systems for language learning predate both language and humans

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Posted by Sasha Muller on January 29, 2018

Sonos One review: The democratic smart speaker

AI artificial intelligence robot
Posted by Lee Bell on January 29, 2018

AI will “kill many jobs”, claims Alibaba’s CEO, and it’s up to tech giants to protect the human race

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Posted by Dan Smith on January 29, 2018

McLaren launches exclusive racing-car inspired MSO X

Apple HomePod base
Posted by Jonathan Bray on January 26, 2018

Apple HomePod review: Brilliant sound, and now with multiroom and stereo sound support

ford_self_driving_police_car
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 26, 2018

Fast and the FurAIous: Ford wants self-driving, AI-powered cop cars policing the streets

Smart motorway cameras
Posted by Hugo Griffiths on January 26, 2018

Speed cameras can still catch you even if lanes aren’t closed and no variable limits are in place