Microsoft announces new boss

Technology giant and man’s best friend, Microsoft, has today announced that Satya Nadella will be its next chief executive. Indian-born Satya Nadella is currently Microsoft’s head of Cloud and ...

New technology, Cycle Eye, allows drivers to avoid bikes by using audio alerts

A new technology is being developed in the UK to help drivers avoid bikes by using audio alerts, it is entitled Cycle Eye. A partnership between companies and Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Sussex and Surrey universities is ...

New virtual reality “slaughterhouse” convinces testers to ditch meat

Volunteers at a Stanford University Lab have taken to new motion-sensor suits to crawl about with virtual reality headsets on that let them see their arms and legs as cows’ limbs. How fun? Well, it ...

Telescopic contact lense magnifies sight by 2.8

America’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has been funding some pretty pertinent research – something that could completely revolutionise the way people operate, in and out of military ...

Myspace relaunches with complete site overhaul and multi-million PR campaign – will it work out?

There was one pioneering social media conglomerate, MySpace. It was a network built around being a commodity for both personal communities and business communities, with band’s in particular using it as the ...

Top 5 pieces of Robotics news from the past week

It’s been an undeniably monumental year in the year of Robotics. Yet, it’s understandable when you can’t keep up-to-date the nuances of every week which creeps by. So, we’ve decided to create a ...

Google ‘All Access,’ launches – aims to take down Spotify? Or more ad info for the cloud?

Google All Access, the brand new streaming music service that was announced by Google on Wednesday, is a brave move for the mega-company. They’ve been born into a world of tough competitors: Pandora, Spotify, ...

Skin Cells converted into Embryonic Stem Cells by OHSU Researchers

Oregon Health and Science University have made an unprecedented breakthrough. Their researchers have managed, for the first time successfully, to convert human skin cells into embryonic stem cells, it was ...

Samsung make 5G Breakthrough and ready for 2020 release

Sorry, 4G aficionados, but Samsung have successfully developed the world’s first 5G system. BREAKTHROUGH The 5G will be ready for release by 2020, apparently, paving way for a breakthrough of massive sorts, as ...

Sony’s Closed-Caption glasses for the hard-of-hearing hit theatres this month

By the end of this month, Regal Cinemas will have distributed closed-captioning glasses to more than 6,000 theaters across the country. What are they? The Sony Entertainment Access Glasses are similar to 3-D ...