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US Money Has Gone Mobile… Or Has It?

by Madeleine Bruce

Take a look at the trends and patterns emerging in banking and currency in the United States.

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Graphene-A Super Material

by Yasmin El-Saie

How will Graphene change technology?

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Robotic Technology Takes On The Domestic Home

by Yasmin El-Saie

‘Iron Man’ could soon take on a new meaning… Robot technology is rapidly evolving. At the end of last year Nasa announced its new humanoid robot who is ready to go into space. He looks as if he’s straight out of a comic strip. His name is Valkyrie, or R5 for short, and he was…

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Is It Time To Change Your Technology Habits?

by Madeleine Bruce

There are a few things you could do to clean up your gadgets and make your life much easier. For many of us nothing has more bearing on our life and work than the way we use technology. We use it to connect with others and to get things done, but we are rarely intentional…

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In Search Of Airborne Wi-Fi

by Madeleine Bruce

Why are we yet to be given the freedom to connect while flying? As both frequent air travel and constant Wi-Fi connectivity are so much a part of modern, inter-connected life, it can be hard to understand why they don’t go together more seamlessly. Indeed, in 2016 – a time where we expect fast download…

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Why Do We Resist Technological Change?

by Madeleine Bruce

While we seem great at welcoming new technology into our lives, when the time comes for that tech to get upgraded or altered for efficiency we  aren’t so accommodating. It’s been said that in life, the only constant is change—and nowhere is this more true than in the tech world. Indeed, if it weren’t for…

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What Is Tor?

by Neil Cumins

Forget Internet Explorer and Firefox – there’s another web browser out there that deserves consideration. And it has some rather unique features. If you’ve never heard of The Onion Router, you’re not alone. Originating in a network of servers created by the US Navy, TOR is a data distribution model designed to protect the anonymity…

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Is Li-Fi The Future Of Wi-Fi?

by Neil Cumins

In the past, there was hi-fi. Today, there is Wi-Fi. We’ve been promised a sci-fi future, but could the next big breakthrough involve Li-Fi? Using light fidelity to transmit digital communications could give us a bright future, in both the literal and metaphorical senses. This pioneering technology uses LEDs to deliver wireless data by adjusting…

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Google’s DeepMind: From Game Player to Healthcare App

by Yasmin El-Saie

AI goes beyond gaming to helping our health system. Artificial Intelligence is one of the hottest current scientific research areas. One of the most prominent projects in this discipline is Google DeepMind: “The algorithms we build are capable of learning for themselves directly from raw experience or data, and are general in that they can…

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