This photograph of a single atom is just stunning

This photograph of a single atom is just stunning

Less is more
By Alan Martin Feb 15 2018, 9:51AM
Australian study shows that drones have the better of humans for wildlife monitoring

Australian study shows that drones have the better of humans for wildlife monitoring

You really can count on drones
By Alan Martin Feb 14 2018, 8:45AM
YouTube belatedly lays down the law to its most reckless vloggers

YouTube belatedly lays down the law to its most reckless vloggers

The video platform belatedly notices the unsavoury content it enables
By Alan Martin Feb 13 2018, 9:32AM
Researchers used these six critical thinking steps to kill 42 common climate change denialist arguments

Researchers used these six critical thinking steps to kill 42 common climate change denialist arguments

Sixcess!
By Alan Martin Feb 8 2018, 9:35AM
This open source Echo rival respects your privacy and doesn't want to sell you anything

This open source Echo rival respects your privacy and doesn't want to sell you anything

A speaker with the smarts of an Echo without the Amazon baggage
By Alan Martin Feb 8 2018, 9:32AM
Mobile phone radiation shouldn't harm humans, new study on rats suggests

Mobile phone radiation shouldn't harm humans, new study on rats suggests

2G and 3G study shows no obvious short-term impact on humans
By Alan Martin Feb 6 2018, 8:45AM
How to transfer data from iPhone to Samsung

How to transfer data from iPhone to Samsung

If you're ready to ditch iOS for Samsung's range of Android phones, here is how to do it
By Alan Martin Feb 2 2018, 3:15PM
Apple shares slump amid sluggish iPhone X orders

Apple shares slump amid sluggish iPhone X orders

Lowered X-pectations
By Alan Martin Jan 31 2018, 9:19AM
IBM Watson's next mission? Keeping antelopes toasty warm

IBM Watson's next mission? Keeping antelopes toasty warm

Like Nest for nyala
By Alan Martin Jan 31 2018, 9:19AM
The brain systems for language learning predate both language and humans

The brain systems for language learning predate both language and humans

Word recall and grammar seem to be handled by different areas, too
By Alan Martin Jan 30 2018, 8:06AM
Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple wasted $50 million lobbying the Trump administration in 2017

Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple wasted $50 million lobbying the Trump administration in 2017

All four tech companies increase their lobbying budget to try to influence a man with a notoriously short attention span
By Alan Martin Jan 25 2018, 10:05AM
Microsoft just made Xbox Game Pass a lot more appealing

Microsoft just made Xbox Game Pass a lot more appealing

Big Xbox One games on release day for a monthly fee
By Alan Martin Jan 24 2018, 9:58AM
Is Apple planning to kill the original iPhone X?

Is Apple planning to kill the original iPhone X?

X axed?
By Alan Martin Jan 23 2018, 10:37AM
Trump and technology: One year in, how much has America's science and tech scene changed?

Trump and technology: One year in, how much has America's science and tech scene changed?

Some of the policy announcements in Trump's first year will have profound consequences
By Alan Martin Jan 22 2018, 8:29AM
Computers now read better than humans: Microsoft and Alibaba's AI have taken the edge in comprehension tests

Computers now read better than humans: Microsoft and Alibaba's AI have taken the edge in comprehension tests

E-reader
By Alan Martin Jan 17 2018, 10:20AM
Intel has hit a “major breakthrough” in quantum computing

Intel has hit a “major breakthrough” in quantum computing

The CES 2018 keynote covered quantum computers, self-driving cars and a self-learning AI chip
By Alan Martin Jan 12 2018, 8:45AM
The PowerWatch X is a smartwatch that never needs charging

The PowerWatch X is a smartwatch that never needs charging

Notifications and fitness tracking, powered by body heat
By Alan Martin Jan 10 2018, 11:58AM
Behold: The world’s smallest 1TB flash drive

Behold: The world’s smallest 1TB flash drive

Sandisk’s pen drive is a tiny tera, and USB-C
By Alan Martin Jan 10 2018, 11:51AM
Here's the list of all the smartwatches getting Android Wear Oreo

Here's the list of all the smartwatches getting Android Wear Oreo

Got an Android-powered smartwatch? You need to check this list.
By Alan Martin Dec 12 2017, 12:17PM
Review: Google Home Mini

Review: Google Home Mini

Google’s Echo Dot rival is all that it might have been.
By Alan Martin Nov 15 2017, 10:43AM