The role of Twitter bots, or automated Twitter accounts, in shaping public opinion is a pressing issue in modern politics.
With applications in almost every industry, artificial intelligence (AI) is expanding rapidly into new markets.
With high-quality cameras, impressive processing power and even facial recognition, modern smart phones are sophisticated pieces of tech.
Barclays has announced that it is working with the UK Government to provide £1bn of development finance to go towards the construction of thousands of new homes across England to help improve housing provision and support smaller developers.
The European Court of Justice is going head-to-head with Google over the controversial ‘right to be forgotten’ – an individual’s right to have their personal information removed from a search engine’s results.
With the prospect of a no-deal Brexit looming, the UK financial sector is preparing itself for a hit.
Last night marked the 71st annual Creative Arts Emmys, and saw John Legend, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice join the esteemed ranks of EGOT winners.
The issue of voter registration and election interference has come under increasing scrutiny in public elections in recent years.
From training to creating brand awareness, the business use case for Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) is strong.
Producing large amounts of carbon dioxide and toxic fumes when burnt, tires are a little-known source of pollution.
With Virgin Galactic aiming to launch the first commercial space flight as early as this year, space tourism looks like it could soon become a reality.
Like fur before it, the use of leather is increasingly controversial among the fashion industry.
The ability to store, manage and analyse data is increasingly crucial to businesses of all sizes, but according to research by in-memory analytics database creator Exasol, the importance of data is not being fully recognised by over a third of business leaders.
Researchers at St John’s College, University of Cambridge have developed a way of generating energy by harnessing the power of semi-artificial photosynthesis.
Just a few years after 4K made its debut, 8K TV is here.
Increasing the number of employees paid the real Living Wage could significantly boost local economies, according to a new report.
Until recently, most classrooms across the globe were unchanged by innovative technology.
The Apple share price has reached an all-time high as details about its September launch event are revealed.
Dating app Grindr has announced plans to list its shares on international stock exchanges in an initial public offering (IPO).
Air Canada has revealed that a security breach, affecting 20,000 customers, may have left passport information vulnerable to cyber attackers.
A year after it launched in the US, Facebook has rolled out its video-streaming service Facebook Watch worldwide.
The annual Venice Film Festival returns today as the brightest stars of the film industry descend on Venice Lido.
With UK house prices rising faster than wage growth, and recent findings from the Resolution Foundation predicting that one in three 20-to-35s will never own their own home, the outlook for those saving for a housing deposit does not look bright.
With smart cars increasingly common and self-driving cars getting ever closer to becoming a reality, the roads in major cities look set undergo a transformation.
In what may sound like a dream come true for coffee drinkers, a coffee-delivery drone that can predict when you next need a caffeine boost has been patented by computer manufacturing company IBM.
The much-publicised General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has now been in force for nearly three months.
Nearly a third of organisations in Europe are still not prepared for the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), despite regulations coming in three months ago.
From virtual reality to driverless cars, there is no doubt that emerging technologies have received a significant amount of attention over recent years.
Andy Haldane, chief economist of the Bank of England, has warned that the spread of AI in the workplace could disrupt the job market and lead to “rising inequality”.