Technology

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Rufus Hound responds to Twitter troll blasting him over warning about the dangers of technology

Rufus Hound responds to Twitter troll blasting him over warning about the dangers of technology

Rufus Hound responds to Twitter troll blasting him for technology warning

A Twitter user took exception to our host's warning on the dangers of technology

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Self-driving shuttle bus crashes on first day of use in Las Vegas

Self-driving shuttle bus crashes on first day of use in Las Vegas

Self-driving shuttle bus crashes on first day of use in Las Vegas

Officials say the fault of the crash lies with the driver of a lorry which hit the bus

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could 'replace humans altogether'

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could 'replace humans altogether'

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could 'replace humans altogether'

The physicist says artificial intelligence may be able to improve itself and outperform human beings

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Dubai police unveil motorbike drones for officers

Check out this amazing drone motorbike unveiled in Dubai

Check out this amazing drone motorbike unveiled in Dubai

The device was created by Russian drone company Hoversurf

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Police facial recognition trial leads wrongful arrest at Notting Hill Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival: Police facial recognition trial leads to wrongful arrest

Police facial recognition trial leads wrongful arrest at Notting Hill Carnival

The police trial also led to 35 false matches leading some to question the reliability of the technology

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Google CEO calls for inclusive workplace after man was sacked for anti-diversity memo

Google CEO calls for more inclusive workplace after man was sacked for anti-diversity memo

Google CEO calls for more inclusive workplace after anti-diversity memo

Sundar Pichai says he wants girls to know there is a place for them in the technology industry

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Alt-right criticises Google for sacking employee over gender stereotypes

Steve Bannon's Breitbart leads alt-right attack on Google for sacking employee over sexist email

Breitbart leads alt-right attack on Google for sexist email sacking

James Damore sent a document to other Google employees which claimed 'women, on average, have more neuroticism'

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Gambian students denied US visa to present robot at international competition

Afghan girls denied US visa to present robot at international competition

Afghan girls denied US visa to present robot at international competition

A team from the Gambia also wanted to go to the competition, but have been denied a visa

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige as hackers weren't careful'

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige as hackers weren't careful'

'Cyber-attack on Parliament was probably about prestige'

Applied futurist Tom Cheesewright says the attack appears not to have been sophisticated

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Geologists falsely report 5.1 magnitude earthquake in Italy due to technical error

Geologists falsely report 5.1 magnitude earthquake in Italy due to technical error

Geologists falsely report 5.1 magnitude earthquake in Italy

An earthquake with a magnitude of 1.6 took place in Pieve Torina, but it was accidentally reported as a 5.1 magnitude earthquake

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

North Korea creates its own tablet called the iPad

North Korea creates its own tablet called the iPad

North Korea creates its own tablet called the iPad

A company named Ryonghung has launched a new tablet which runs on a customised version of the Android system

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Parasite-like robots control where turtles roam by rewarding them with food

Parasite-like robots control turtures by rewarding them with food - and other animals could be next

Parasite-like robots control where turtles roam by rewarding them with food

Researchers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology have created a robot which sits on turtles' backs and controls them

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Podcast: The Motor Show with Andy Jaye - Saturday, January 7

Podcast: The Motor Show with Andy Jaye - Saturday, January 7

Podcast: The Motor Show with Andy Jaye - Saturday, January 7

Here are the highlights of this week's show

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

'Social media companies are completely irresponsible and need to admit there is a problem', says CHIS

Tech companies turning a blind eye to child sexting, says campaigner John Carr

Tech companies turning a blind eye to child sexting, says campaigner

John Carr says tech firms are perfectly capable of stamping out the problem - but they don't want to

Friday, October 21, 2016

Friday, October 21, 2016

Amazon's new Echo Dot (supplied)

Hands on review: Amazon Echo Dot

Hands on review: Amazon Echo Dot

Tech reviewer Edward Swift has a look at the new Amazon Echo Dot, which was released in the UK yesterday

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Apple iPhone 7: 'The excitement in the general public is certainly diminishing', says technology expert

Apple iPhone 7: Public's excitement is waning, says technology expert

Apple iPhone 7: Public's excitement is waning, says technology expert

The Apple iPhone 7 was launched yesterday, but 'people get sick of being told to pay £1000 every year' says journalist Josh White

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Bob Mills learns some technical lingo!

'I taught you to walk!' - Bob Mills gets a technical lingo lowdown

'I taught you to walk!' - Bob Mills gets a technical lingo lowdown

Producer Cornelius and technology editor Thomas Tamblyn take care not to patronise talkRADIO's afternoon show presenter

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Thursday, June 9, 2016

SodaStream, beer and Noel Edmonds, it's the Work Experience Tech Review

SodaStream, beer and Noel Edmonds: it's the Work Experience Tech Review

SodaStream, beer and Noel Edmonds: it's the Work Experience Tech Review

Andrew joins Jon Holmes for some geeky gadgetry