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Artificial Intelligence is Go

DeepMind, Google’s artificial intelligence project, has taken a huge step forward.  It has successfully enabled a machine to teach itself how to play the ancient Chinese game of Go.  Without any human assistance. AlphaGo Zero ...
Concept Technolgy

What is Project Wing?

Drone delivery, to most of us who prefer our parcels delivered by a conscious human being cheerfully driving a van, is still a bit of an illogical pipe-dream. Seemingly riddled with insurmountable flaws, a crazy ...
Smartphones

Why is the mobile web so slow?

Mobile browsing can be a pain. Web pages take an excruciatingly long time to load, and screen filling ads scrawl offensively in our faces, churning through valuable data allowances and just generally making a misery ...
Google

VR for Free

In spite of what seems like an the eternal path towards a relaunch of Virtual Reality, a number of cost effective avenues are on the market for those who want an introduction to the concept. ...
Android

What is Android Marshmallow?

Google are offering another sweet update to their mobile operating system, Android. We’ve had KitKat, Ice Cream Sandwich and most recently Lollipop. Next up? Victoria sponge cake? Profiteroles? Haribo? Android 6.0 is named Marshmallow (shortened ...
Google

Google goes Mobile Friendly

Given the space limitations we are handed when browsing on mobile devices, frustration caused by intrusive ads often reaches boiling point. Thankfully, Google appear to have sat up and taken notice, as they announced plans ...
Google

What is Google’s Alphabet?

Google recently announced the unusual step of giving themselves a demotion. With the creation of parent company “Alphabet”, Google have restructured the many facets of their business. But what is Alphabet Inc, and why has ...
Google

Is this the end for Google+?

Billed as the Facebook killer upon its launch only four years ago, Google placed no small amount of resources into the Google+ project. Slowly but surely those resources have been redistributed elsewhere, with users shying ...
Security

Downloading your online Archive

Every move you make whilst browsing the various wonders of the internet, is logged. Using online services such as social media and search engines creates your own personal online footprint. Thankfully, a lot of the ...
Music

Best Music Streaming Services

The music industry is undergoing a sea change, and technology is once again at the forefront. The methods we adopt to access our music are increasingly likely to involve streaming. A number of established streaming ...
Computing

PC in a Plug

Microsoft have been unveiling a series of new devices in the run up to their new OS release, Windows 10. Aside from the mandatory collection of tablets, laptops and tablet-come-laptop hybrids, one peculiar looking device ...