• Tech Updates
    Smartphones may soon use our ears to verify identity with 99% accuracy

    We have a number of different ways to verify one’s identity using a smartphone. The most commonly employed method is the fingerprint scanner. Fewer handsets rely on a laser reading of the user’s iris these days after all. Well, they may have discovered the fastest and most accurate method. NEC has announced a new technology […]

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    George Hotz’s Self Driving Car Startup Valued At $20 Million

    Back in December George Hotz showed off his new self driving car technology called Comm.ai and he is looking to take on Google and their autonomous vehicles with his technology. Comma.ai has now received some investment and whilst the amount of investment has not been revealed, it has given the company a valuation of $20 […]

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    Microsoft Using Minecraft For AI Research With Project AIX

    Microsoft has revealed that it is using Minecraft for Artificial Intelligence research with Project AIX and the company is using Minecraft to let AI learn how to climb a hill. Project AIX is being run out of Microsoft’s research lab in New York and five computer scientists are trying to get a Minecraft character to […]

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    Raspberry Pi Creative Technologists’ New Works Exhibition April 23rd 2016

    The Raspberry Pi Foundation has this week announced the dates for the Raspberry Pi Creative Technologists’ New Works Exhibition that will provide a way of viewing all the results from 12 months of digital creativity. It was nearly a year ago that the Raspberry Pi Foundation first launched the Raspberry Pi Creative Technologists programme, back […]

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    New Division Game Details Revealed After Data Mining By Fans

    More details about The Division game have been divulged today providing details on what happens when you get to the level cap of 30 within the game. Similar to that within Destiny as soon as you reach 30 you can still proceed even further by collecting top-level gear. The information was uncovered by fans data […]

  • Gadgets
    Xiaomi Mi Powerbank With USB Type C Announced

    Xiaomi recently announced their new Mi 5 smartphone, the handset comes with USB Type C and now the company has launched a new powerbank for the device, the Xiaomi Mi Powerbank. The Xiaomi Mi Powerbank comes with a 10,000 mAh battery and it will retail for 149 RMB which is $22 at the current exchange […]

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    ITV Hub And All 4 Land On Amazon Fire TV Devices In The UK

    Amazon has added two new UK catch TV services to its Amazon Fire TV devices, ITV Hub which covers catch up services for ITV channels and All 4 which covers catch up for all of Channel 4’s channels in the UK. All of the major catch up TV services in the UK are now available […]

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    Samsung Gear S2 Gets Flight Mode In Latest Software Update

    Samsung has released a new software update for their Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch and the update brings a new Flight Mode feature to the device. Flight Mode on the Gear S2 works in the same was as it does on your smartphone or tablet, it turns off any wireless connections on you device without having […]