The Future Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Alan Martin on February 12, 2018

Instagram is testing a feature that will tell on you for screenshotting Stories

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Posted by Nicole Kobie on February 7, 2018

What is quantum supremacy? The future of quantum computers relies on it

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on February 2, 2018

Yes, China is building a super laser; no it’s not going to kill us all

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 26, 2018

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

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 25, 2018

These are the first monkeys cloned using the “Dolly the sheep” method

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 24, 2018

This neuro-chip behaves just like human brain cells and could help us create artificial minds

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 22, 2018

Acoustic “tractor beam” breakthrough may hold the key to the future of medicine and manufacturing

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 22, 2018

Amazon Go: Amazon’s checkout-free supermarket is now open to the public

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 16, 2018

Boeing builds its first UAV cargo drone as it plans for a future of electric flight

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Posted by Nicole Kobie on January 11, 2018

Is Hyperloop overhyped and underlooped?

Smart motorways
Posted by Alex Lee on December 13, 2017

Smart roads that beam real-time traffic news to your car are coming to the UK

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on December 11, 2017

Bitcoin futures trading: What it is and should you be investing?

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Posted by Victoria Woollaston on December 1, 2017

Tesla owner claims to be using his Model S to mine Bitcoin for free – but all may not be as it seems

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 28, 2017

The world’s first android, Sophia, wants to start a family

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Posted by Alan Martin on November 21, 2017

Uber is trying to cure passengers’ motion sickness with air bursts and vibrating seats

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 17, 2017

Tesla Roadster: Elon Musk confirms the new Tesla Roadster WILL be rocket-powered using SpaceX technology

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 14, 2017

China is now the supercomputer capital of the world

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Posted by Alan Martin on November 14, 2017

Boston Dynamics’ Robot Dog gets a makeover; loses a head

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Posted by Alex Lee on November 13, 2017

Bill Gates is building a ‘smart city’ in Arizona worth $80 million

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on November 13, 2017

Google’s AI expert believes humans and AI will merge

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Posted by Edward Munn on November 9, 2017

Self-driving bus crashes hours after its launch in Las Vegas

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Posted by Abigail Beall on October 19, 2017

The US army has its sights set on all-electric tanks

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on October 18, 2017

Amazon wants a drone to recharge your electric car on the move

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on October 17, 2017

Meet Vincent, the AI artist bringing your sketches to life

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Posted by Abigail Beall on October 11, 2017

Intel makes a small but significant step towards quantum computing with its 17-qubit chip

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Posted by Abigail Beall on October 10, 2017

Your next massage could be given by Emma the robot masseuse

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on October 3, 2017

Honda’s bipedal disaster-recovery robot could be rescuing you in the future

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Posted by Victoria Woollaston on September 29, 2017

London to Dubai in 29 minutes: Elon Musk now wants to use spaceships to fly us around Earth

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 28, 2017

Russia and the USA are teaming up to create a lunar space station

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 28, 2017

Your face could be your ticket in the London Underground of the future

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 27, 2017

What is Ethereum? The open-source crypto platform explained

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on September 27, 2017

EasyJet backs all-electric planes for its short-haul flights

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 25, 2017

The future of supercomputers could be powered by ‘magic dust’ made of light and matter

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 25, 2017

Scientists achieve quantum teleportation with patterns of light in computing breakthrough

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 22, 2017

NASA starts testing tech for its “quiet” X-plane that promises supersonic flight without the boom

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 20, 2017

Global warming limit of 1.5°C is still in reach, study says

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 20, 2017

The ‘Tesla of buses’ breaks records by traveling 1,100 miles on one charge

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 18, 2017

Freeze, crunch, bounce or rip: how will the universe end?

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Posted by Victoria Woollaston on September 18, 2017

Meter glitch halts rollout of London’s new electric black cab

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 18, 2017

Human brains are “wired” up to the web in real time using a Raspberry Pi

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 18, 2017

In a major step towards faster computing, scientists just stored light as sound for the first time

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Posted by Rene Millman on September 14, 2017

IBM makes breakthrough in quantum computing

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on September 13, 2017

Rolls-Royce has designed a completely autonomous naval ship

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 8, 2017

Bizarre theoretical particle could finally pave the way for superfast quantum computers

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 6, 2017

CERN unveils its high-power detector that will hunt for “brand new physics”

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Posted by Curtis Moldrich on September 5, 2017

Lilium just took a huge step towards bringing electric flying cars to Europe

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Posted by Abigail Beall on September 1, 2017

The biggest X-ray laser on the planet is now open

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Posted by Emma Sims on August 29, 2017

Elon Musk shares “incredible” footage of student hyperloop pod reaching speeds of 201mph

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on August 29, 2017

There is now a semi-living computer that uses AI to “smell” explosives

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Posted by Emma Sims on August 22, 2017

In a dystopian turn of events, this self-healing robot regenerates after being stabbed