video games to look for in 2018

Video games to look out for in 2018

It’s been a busy, action-packed year in the world of video games, with two landmark new consoles as well as a healthy handful of exceptional titles. But looking ahead to 2018, it’s...
3d printed house

The 3D printed house built by robots in just eight hours

This 3D printed house can be transported to its final location where windows and doors are added and internal decorations and engineering systems are installed. You may remember our story about a...
best apps 2017

The best apps of 2017

Here are the best apps of 2017 according to Google Play. From fun selfie filters to apps that will teach you how to adult – our smartphones would be nothing without mobile...
dogs and gaming

Rescue dogs and gaming

How rescue dogs are helping the gaming industry create more realistic animations Researchers have enlisted the help of rescue dogs to create a library of movement data from different breeds to make...
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Retro Reboot

Some pieces of tech are unforgettable, and with the relaunch of the Nokia 3310 stirring up some seriously nostalgic feelings, we were curious to find out exactly what retro gadgets tech...

The Evolution of Special Effects

Special effects in movies are astonishing, leaving us sometimes baffled as to when CGI begins and ends.  In a homage to the movie industry we’ve put together an infographic into how...

Low Tier Gaming: 5 games you can play on anything

I remember the moment I felt like the money I had spent (let’s just skip the number, sufficed to say a lot) was worth it was when I finally hooked up...

Best Online TV Streaming Devices

Online streaming devices allow you watch On-Demand TV at your leisure, but the options for how you get the content to your TV is growing faster than ever before. If you're...

How to Improve Your Wi-Fi Range

Wi-Fi, the all-encompassing invisible internet giver. A lifesaver when it’s working but a damn straight annoyance when you lose signal. In the world of Wi-Fi, the range between your device and...

WOMEN IN TECH

Women in Tech There is no hiding behind the truth when it comes to the technology industry, it is male-dominated. Figures place a staggering 78% male employment rate across STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering...

The numbers behind eSports

With the popularity of eSports growing year-on-year, it's beginning to get a lot harder to avoid the ever-expanding platform that is online gaming... but have you every wondered how big eSports...

Is Hacking a Hobby?

Hacking, you can’t visit a tech website or turn on the radio without hearing some reference to the latest scam, outage or robbery related back to 'hackers'. Hacking has been tarred (sometimes...

What are esports?

The success of esports these days is undeniable. It’s all huge; the viewership, playerbase, production value, prize money and even the stadiums that live events fill up. The only thing lacking,...

What is the Internet of things?

“The Internet of Things”, you’ve probably heard the phrase branded about over last year next, but what does it actually mean and why is it suddenly an important part of your...

Tech Map of the UK

We all want to think our city knows its stuff when it comes to tech, but where in the UK takes it tech the most serious.  Do you think your hometown...

Video Game Battle

Space Invaders vs Donkey Kong, Link battles Solid Snake or Sonic taking on Mario? It sounds like a grudge match is about to throw down! We've all got our most beloved gaming...

30 Years of Mario

Okay, let’s start by addressing the title of this article before any Ninten-nuts out there blow a fuse. While Mario has technically been around for more than 30 years, 1985 was...

Tech Dinosaurs

Some things never go out of fashion. Take dinosaurs, for example. Not even a global-killing meteor/extinction-level volcanic eruption/destructive whim of a dispassionate creator has been enough to put them fully to...

With or Without the Internet

It's been part of our lives for the best part of the 25 years, we've come to rely on it for shopping, directions, entertainment, love and whole host of other things....

Geeky Father’s Day Cards

Father's Day is fast approaching and we've got the finest selection on Father's Day cards this side of Tatooine to give your pappa a proper party. If your dad is geek and...