Natwest has launched the first biometric credit card in the UK, allowing customers to make payments using only their fingerprints.
Aerospace giant Boeing has announced that it is investing $20m in Virgin Galactic to “broaden commercial space access and transform global travel technologies”.
Despite first being invented back in 2008, the past few years have seen blockchain become a buzzword in numerous industries, with many companies rushing to invest in the technology for a multitude of uses.
Deliveroo, Dominos and Papa Johns are among food delivery companies most often targeted by cybercriminals.
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty has backed the introduction of GDPR-style regulation across the US.
Cloud content management company Box has launched a new content security product to assist in preventing accidental data leakages and “help enterprises secure their most important information”.
Users of popular word game app Words With Friends are being advised to change their passwords as game developer Zynga suffers large-scale data breach.
Despite offering a secure and decentralised alternative to other currencies, one of the downsides of Bitcoin is the vast amounts of power it consumes.
Replicating the human sense of touch, also known as haptic feedback, is an important and challenging step in developing more dexterous and responsive robotics, and also in the area of medical technology.
New research could bring scientists one step closer to creating fully functional quantum computers.
As new internet of things devices appear to enter the market almost daily, it would appear that consumers’ appetite for new tech is healthy.
Access management provider OneLogin has launched a first-of-its-kind browser extension designed to protect organisations against “identity reuse, weak password practices and phishing”, the top cause of data breaches.
A partnership between NASA and Lockheed Martin could see astronauts land on the Moon for the first time in more than 40 years as part of the Orion programme.
The current retail climate is dominated with headlines warning that the death of the high street could be imminent, and with 106,000 retail jobs lost between March 2016 and 2019, it is easy to see why.
Transport for London (TfL) has rejected Uber’s appeal for a full licence, instead granting the ride hailing firm a two-month private hire operator licence extension.
Facebook has announced that it is expanding its startup accelerator programme to support businesses developing technologies that have a “positive impact on the world.” The third edition of Facebook’s London Accelerator programme will be open to startups across Europe, the Middle East and Africa for the first time.
With the Rugby World Cup kicking off today in Japan, fans around the global watched as the hosts beat Russia 30-10.
Once the apple of many consumers eyes, the UK may be turning away from former favourite Apple in favour of other brands, as trust in big tech wanes.
The UK could struggle to compete with other economies if it does not invest more in robotics and automation.
The 14th of September was supposed to be the day that the last part of the Payment Services Directive, or PSD2, was rolled out across the EU.
This week is National Coding Week, an annual event that aims to encourage more people to learn to code in an effort to fill the current skills gap.
Logging on to a website is a process that many would not give a second thought.
Researchers have uncovered a large data breach thought to impact the majority of the population of Ecuador, including records belonging to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.
An autonomous submarine, known as an autonomous underwater vehicle, has been used by researchers to gain important insights into the melting of Norwegian glaciers.
The discovery of an exposed database usually spells disaster for the company affected, with the possibility of large fines, the loss of customer data and reputational damage at stake.
Ahead of the 2020 Olympics due to take place next summer in Tokyo, Intel has announced that it is partnering with the International Olympic Committee to “create innovative experiences for athletes, attendees and Olympic fans around the world”.
Users of online encyclopedia Wikipedia around the world were left unable to access the website after it was hit by a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack over the weekend.
A new artificial intelligence (AI) neutral network can successfully detect heart failure from just one heartbeat.
The UK’s lack of preparation could make the next recession “unnecessarily painful”, a think tank has warned.