Imagine a piece of rock the size of the Burj Khalifa skyscraper speeding through space 15 times faster the world’s fastest manned aircraft. Now imagine that piece of rock buzzing toward Earth on its way to making a nearby pass (and by “nearby,” we mean more than 11
It may look like an innocent link to a web page, but a link that is circulating is causing Apple devices to crash.
The link is being described as a ‘text bomb’, and exploits a bug in iOS and Mac devices.
If opened, the link causes
A virtual reality porn site has been hacked, exposing the personal details of 20,000 users.
Hackers, who describe themselves as ‘ethical’, managed to download details of users of SinVR, including names, email address and download details.
Digital Interruption, a cybersecurity firm, has revealed that it was behind the
It’s a rumour that’s been circulating for months, and now new images could confirm suspicions that the US Air Force is developing a hypersonic spy plane.
SecureTeam10, a YouTube channel that regularly posts videos about conspiracy theories , has uploaded a video using images from Google
Bitcoin has hit the mainstream over the last few months as the decentralised digital currency continues to hit ridiculous heights.
It pushed past the $10,000 mark for the first time last month, which is double its price just a month ago, ten times its price in January and an
Samsung has been heavily rumoured to be working on a FOLDING smartphone - and now reports are emerging that a prototype has been built.
Multiple tech outlets are suggesting Samsung has been privately showing off the device at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Furthermore, they reckon the
Microsoft's Xbox One console is able to play a number of Xbox 360 and original Xbox titles as a result of its backwards compatibility functionality.
This means Xbox One owners can revisit some of the Xbox 360 and original Xbox titles they already own, or discover some classics they
Perennially late to the party when it comes to indie game releases, the Xbox One is finally getting a version of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, released back in 2014 for PC and 2015 for PS4 .
This first-person mystery game puts you in the shoes
Samsung set the bar for flagship smartphones early in 2017 with its stunning Galaxy S8 and there's no doubt the South Korean tech powerhouse is looking to do the same in 2018.
The company announced the S8 in March, which surprised a few experts as it traditionally reveals new
Fans of Harry Potter often daydream about what it would be like to attend his magical alma mater Hogwarts.
Personally, between the constantly shifting staircases and the resident menagerie of ghosts and sentient paintings, it seems like a nightmarish deathtrap that wouldn't be particularly conducive to academic
This year has been dominated by big-name smartphones like the Apple iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8. But it's also been the year when so-called "budget" phones have passed a certain tipping point.
That tipping point is called "good enough" and it's an important point
It’s been a decent year for horror games, with Resident Evil 7 reinvigorating Capcom’s stalling franchise and The Evil Within 2 making good on the potential of its predecessor.
Now Xbox One owners get another to experience another prime example of the genre with SOMA. Originally released back in
I'm a full-time member of the Apple club, I suppose.
I have used iPhones for as long as I can remember and at home I have an iPad, a desktop Mac and a MacBook. I use iTunes and subscribe to Apple Music.
I say these things not to reveal myself
It’s only been two months since OnePlus released its 5T smartphone, but rumours are already circulating about the firm's next device.
OnePlus is known for releasing smartphones with many of the same features as Samsung and Apple devices, but at a fraction of the cost.
While there's been little official
Red Dead Redemption 2 is, it's fair to say, one of the most anticipated video games of 2018.
How could it not be with the company behind the still-massive Grand Theft Auto V at the helm?
Originally slated to appear in 2017, Red Dead Redemption 2 has been
Roblox is a popular game with youngsters. It’s like Minecraft but with a greater focus on player-created games.
Amateur creators create the games on Roblox about subjects as diverse as working in a pizza shop, surviving a disaster, solving a murder or even just shovelling snow.
However, its online game-play
Google Maps is now the go-to navigation app for most people, replacing traditional sat nav as you just open it up on your phone, attach it to a holder and off you go.
The app has evolved in recent years - gone are the days of having
Shoppers can pick up Amazon's popular Echo Dot speakers on sale as the retail giant launch smart home discounts.
The deal means customers can purchase three Echo Dot speakers , which cost £49.99 each, for £99.98 - making the third one absolutely free, with a saving of £49.99.
Amazon has updated its Echo range with yet another smart speaker, the diminutive Echo Spot.
This small-screened circular gadget is currently available to pre-order on Amazon and will be delivered to customers in the UK on January 24. It's already been a hit in the US.
The Echo Spot is
Mobile World Congress is a bit like Europe's answer to the Consumer Electronics Show in the United States.
It's ostensibly a trade event about smartphone and communications technology but has grown to encompass everything smartphone-related for the year ahead.
The MWC show takes place each year in Barcelona
The ‘Tide Pod Challenge’ has been one of the most dangerous crazes this year that has seen teens worldwide attempting to eat laundry detergent capsules.
Many of the teens trying the challenge filmed their attempts and uploaded them to YouTube .
But it seems the site has had
Nintendo is on a roll with its latest games console and the Japanese company has just launched a quirky new project to accompany it.
Nintendo Labo is a series of build-it-yourself cardboard accessories designed to work with various Switch games.
The accessories range from backpacks and blasters to more complex
Last month, Apple hit the headlines after it was discovered that it had been slowing down the processors in older phones.
Tim Cook , CEO of Apple, has now apologised for the issue, and revealed that Apple will soon release software to allow people to disable this ‘throttling’ feature.
It’s a topic that has been widely debated amongst the scientific community - do violent video games make players more aggressive in real life?
Now, scientists from the University of York claim that they have found no evidence to support this link.
In a series of
She’s one of the most realistic humanoid robots , but it seems not everyone is impressed with Sophia.
Yann LeCun, head of AI research and Facebook , has slammed the robot in a new statement, in which he calls Sophia a ‘puppet.’
The spat between
Lowly vending machines that spit out candy, soda and smokes are so last century.
New-fangled machines that sell down jackets and cell phones are on the verge of becoming vital cogs in the e-commerce, want-it-now revolution — serving as around-the-clock, around-town warehouse-like distribution points that make the last mile
Twitter has denied claims that it regularly reads private messages sent on the popular social network.
The tech giant spoke out after a recent report showed footage of alleged Twitter employees talking about how they often browse personal direct messages, or “DMs.”
In the clip, one supposed staffer who had
Keanu Reeves is getting the Super Bowl treatment.
“The Matrix” actor will appear in a Squarespace ad campaign during the Super Bowl, which airs on Feb. 4.
The campaign, which extends beyond the 30-second in-game commercial, will feature Reeves in a series of three different commercials.
Reeves teamed up with the
Boeing has finally unveiled a successor to the legendary Blackbird SR-71 spy plane, capable of traveling at five times the speed of sound.
The new “Son of Blackbird” was revealed at an event in Orlando, Florida, but it’s only a concept design for now.
The new aircraft will be a
HONG KONG — David Hanson envisions a future in which AI-powered robots evolve to become “super-intelligent genius machines” that might help solve some of mankind’s most challenging problems.
If only it were as simple as that.
The Texas-born former sculptor at Walt Disney Imagineering and his Hong Kong-based startup Hanson