President John F. Kennedy can finally make the speech he never got to deliver because of his assassination — thanks to voice synthesis technology.Kennedy was on his way to give the speech in Dallas when he was gunned down in his motorcade by Lee Harvey Oswald on Nov. 22, 1963.His
The mastermind of the iPhone, Steve Jobs, did not even own a phone at all when he dropped out of college and was searching for a paying gig.An employment application filled out in 1973 by the future Apple guru just sold for $174,757 through Boston-based RR Auction.The buyer was an
The fast food chain has been updating its customer experience with new technology, a mobile app, a revamped menu and a kerb side pick up in the US, but according to Bloomberg, the updates could backfire.
McDonald’s employees have said they are handling more tasks without pay rises or sufficient staffing,
Ann Brenoff’s “On The Fly” is a column about navigating growing older ― and a few other things.
Spying is such a harsh term, don’t you think? I prefer to view the many GPS tracking devices and location apps on my son’s phone as simply the parenting tools that have proved worthy as
The internet continues to create new challenges for parents, 1 in 3 of whom reported being concerned about their children’s digital habits, according to the Pew Research Center.
HuffPost asked Theresa Payton, a national authority on cybersecurity who has worked at the highest levels of the financial services industry and government
I’m such a sucker for concept episodes, and “Rm9sbG93ZXJz” is one of the niftiest experiments in The X-Files‘ long history. In a nutshell, it’s”Mulder and Scully ss. Modern Technology.” Horrible things happen with that modern technology, but the deadpan joy of the episode is how many of its horrors are depressingly everyday.
The new smartphones are coming thick and fast this week at the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona - and the latest offering from Asus looks somewhat familiar.
While Samsung and Sony have already revealed new handsets that feature eye-popping screens, Asus has clearly taken some inspiration from Apple's
Sony's range of Xperia phones have always had a whiff of Marmite about them - either people love the sharp, square design and advanced camera features, or they don't.
At Mobile World Congress, Sony unleashed its latest creations - the Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact .
The Samsung Galaxy S9 was unveiled by Samsung at a global "Unpacked" event hosted in Barcelona this evening.
The phone is the company's new flagship for 2018 and is set to go up against Apple's iPhone X in the highly competitive smartphone marketplace.
Tech journalists were allowed to get some
The Samsung Galaxy S9 has finally be revealed by the South Korean tech powerhouse after months of rumours and speculation over how it would respond to the Apple iPhone X .
At a special "Unpacked" event in Barcelona, Samsung revealed the desirable new gadget on stage in
Video games had a stellar year in 2017.
The likes of Super Mario Odyssey, Horizon: Zero Dawn and Forza Motorsport 7 dominated the Switch, PS4 and Xbox One respectively.
Meanwhile, smartphones continue to become better gaming devices with better graphics and more complex titles.
That's not to say there weren't controversies.
Manchester United has joined YouTube in an official capacity.
The club has today launched its first official channel on the video-sharing site.
It promises fans "exclusive features showing the stars of the first team as never before."
This is the first time United has made any official content for the platform,
Facebook users around the world are reporting a huge dropout preventing them from accessing their profiles .
Early reports suggest that the majority of those affected are in the US, Asia and parts of Europe - so far the UK doesn't appear to be troubled.
It's unclear at this point
PACEMAKERS and other electrical medical devices could be targeted by hackers, research warns.
Experts say the tech has been found to be vulnerable to manipulation locally and remotely.
Study author Professor Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, of the University of Kansas Hospital, US, said the likelihood of a specific cardiac patient being targeted
Firefly Studios, the people behind the Stronghold series, have decided to try their hand at a "tactical dungeon crawler" with their newest project - MetaMorph: Dungeon Creatures.
The action-adventure title drops players into the role of a heroic rabbit, giant ogre, and magical nymph, where
The Samsung Galaxy S9 isn't the only top-tier smartphone set to be revealed at the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona this month.
Sony apparently has a new gadget in the pipeline, according to a cryptic social media tweet from the Japanese company's phone division.
According to the
Do you want to live forever?
According to leading "futurist" Dr. Ian Pearson, that might become a viable option by the year 2050.
In a new report, he suggests that anyone born after 1970 has a good chance of achieving immortality thanks to the rapid advances in technology.
However, he does
The latest robot update by Boston Dynamics — a company known for its unnerving SpotMini robots — can now open doors, as shown in the company’s latest YouTube video.
The video, titled “Hey Buddy, Can You Give Me a Hand?” shows a signature yellow dog-like creation from Boston Dynamics
The sun never sets on technology’s ability to secretly track us.
Police in China have started wearing sunglasses outfitted with facial recognition technology to spot suspected criminals.
The sunglasses, which were designed to spot people in large crowds, are connected to a handheld device that scans an internal database of
Apple’s new HomePod is a state-of-the-art speaker, but it’s got a ways to go before it’s considered “smart.”
That’s the consensus from tech reviewers who had time to jam out to Apple’s $349 speaker this week ahead of its Friday launch.
The HomePod delivers impeccable sound quality that
China has appeared to beat the US to the punch when it comes to arming a warship with an electromagnetic railgun .
The futuristic weapon can fling shells across the water at an astonishing 6,710mph.
Pictures leaked onto social media show the Chinese warship with what looks like
The latest attacks involving cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin are outsmarting even the biggest tech companies around. Cryptocurrency miners are finding ways to piggyback the computers of unwitting web users, all in a bid to profit from the Bitcoin phenomenon.
Cryptocurrencies are digital alternatives to traditional currencies
TOKYO — Sony Corp. named Chief Financial Officer Kenichiro Yoshida as its new president and CEO Friday, replacing Kazuo Hirai, who led a turnaround at the Japanese electronics and entertainment company and will stay on as chairman.
Yoshida has experience in Sony’s U.S. operations, as well as its network,
Red Dead Redemption 2 will launch on October 26, 2018, Rockstar games has revealed.
In an update posted to its site , the game studio behind Grand Theft Auto finally announced the date for the hugely anticipated western video game.
Rockstar also apologised for the delay
Do you really know who your true friends are? If you’ve ever had doubts, scientists say your brain activity could hold the key.
Researchers believe they can now predict who you’re likely to be friends with by tracking how you respond to video clips.
According to experts at Dartmouth College,
Google can now use machine learning to guess if your flight will be delayed or canceled, with startlingly high accuracy.
A new update to the Google Flights tool can warn you ahead of time, even before your airline has told notified you about delays.
The update, which is now live
Scientists have successfully transplanted lab-grown ears onto five children with a serious condition that affects ear development.
The children — who all suffer from microtia, which deforms the ear — now have new ears that were 3D printed using their own body cells.
“Microtia is a congenital external ear malformation
DENVER — Crumbling mine tunnels awash with polluted waters perforate the Colorado mountains and scientists may one day send robots creeping through the pitch-black passages to study the mysterious currents that sometimes burst to the surface with devastating effects.
One such disaster happened at the inactive Gold King Mine
It’s no secret that the Earth currently has a bit of a space junk problem. There are so many objects floating around our planet that they’re beginning to run into each other and it’s virtually impossible to track all the defunct bits and pieces of satellites and discarded
Scientists have harnessed the power of artificial intelligence to unlock the secrets of an ancient manuscript that has baffled experts.
Discovered in the 19th century, the Voynich manuscript uses “alien” characters that have long puzzled cryptographers and historians. Now, however, computing scientists at the University of Alberta say they