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Where can I buy a Ryzen processor?

Ryzen processors are a high-value alternative to Intel. And they are super-fast. Ideal for gamers, media steamers and everyday users a Ryzen processor will deliver the performance you are looking for...

Hand-tracking technology and the future of augmented reality

Software firm Leap Motion has published details of its work on an AR headset and interface controlled by hand movement. The hand-tracking technology looks amazing. Watch the videos here. Motion gesture software...
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How to find out if your Facebook data was shared with Cambridge Analytica

Facebook users do not have to wait to be notified that their data was shared with Cambridge Analytica – a tool on the social network enables users to quickly find out...
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A luxury space hotel is launching in three years time

The 12-day odyssey aims to offer a ‘completely authentic, once-in-a-lifetime astronaut experience’. Fancy booking a trip to the space hotel? No worries. That will be just £567k a night please. Breakfast...
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Augmented reality shopping demo

This augmented reality shopping tool is brilliant. Developed by London entrepreneur Andrew Hart you could soon be using it in your local supermarket. Augmented reality is not just for using Snapchat filters...
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Mind-reading headset can understand voices in your head

Researchers have created a mind-reading headset that can ‘hear’ silent speech. Scary. Or exciting? A new mind-reading headset created by university researchers can understand words the wearer says internally but does not...
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Facebook scraping inevitable

A security expert has said the value of the data made attempts at Facebook scraping and profile harvesting inevitable. Terrific. In that case maybe someone should have done something about it...
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New Apple iPad aimed at teachers and students

A new Apple iPad which will be aimed at teachers and students will be available at a lower price. The new version of the 9.7-inch iPad will also be compatible with...
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Space junk mission set for blast-off

This is nuts. A satellite is going to use a harpoon and a net to salvage space junk. A net! Presumably it's going to be a big one. A British-led mission demonstrating...
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How do astronauts print in space? With a zero gravity printer of course

HP has built a zero gravity printer especially for the International Space Station. Apparently even astronauts occasionally need to print out important documents, so tech giant HP is providing the International Space...
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Where can I buy external hard drives?

One of the most versatile, easy to use and value for money peripherals you can buy for your PC. External hard drives tick all the boxes and are something every one...
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In too much of a rush for driverless tech?

Pioneering autonomous car firms such as Uber and Tesla are rushing into driverless tech “too soon”, according to a leading robotics professor. Speaking out after a woman was killed by an Uber...
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You and your Facebook data

What sort of data does Facebook have on its users and what does it share? Every interaction on Facebook generates data. Users volunteer some information in their profile like their hometown and...

Wagamama payment app offers bill-free option

We've all been there. That annoying period after enjoying a good meal and a great night out only to be stuck waiting for the bill. It always amazes me why restaurants...
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Drone near misses triple

Near misses between aircraft and drones have more than tripled in just two years. Some 92 drone near misses were recorded in 2017, according to Press Association analysis of UK Airprox...
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Uber self-driving car in fatal crash

An Uber self-driving car has struck and killed a pedestrian in the first death involving a fully autonomous test vehicle, prompting the ride-hailing company to suspend road-testing of such cars in...
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Where can I buy SSD drives?

Many PCs and laptops are now being supplied with SSD drives and fitting one is an excellent way to upgrade your current computer. Installing an SSD drive is a quick and...
3d-printed housing

3D-printed housing could reduce global homelessness

US start-up Icon wants to use 3D-printed housing to build cheap homes for millions without shelter. 3D-printed housing that can be built in less than 24 hours has been unveiled in...
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A self-flying taxi could be coming your way

A self-flying taxi just took a big step (flight) towards reality, thanks to an American start-up and its ambitious plans for pilot-less passenger aircraft. Aircraft company Kitty Hawk, which is backed by...
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YouTube cracking down on conspiracy videos

YouTube will include links to Wikipedia to try to debunk conspiracy videos. Nice idea but Wikipedia? Seriously? Not the most credible of sources is it? Here's the full story... YouTube says it’s...