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Google's DevArt competition explores coding as art

Google is looking for one incredible coder who can elevate software development into art.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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RoboThespian tests its mettle as stand-up comic

Give it up for RoboThespian! The programmable bot takes the stage to crack jokes for humans -- and comes across a bit stiff.

By Aug. 15, 2013

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UK broadband speeds are a postcode lottery, says survey

The biggest factor in the speed of your broadband might not be the company you buy it from, but your postcode, according to new research.

By Mar. 27, 2013

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RoboJase the robot comedian: Wired for wit

When a robot tries to make you to laugh, is that considered "artifarcical" intelligence? RoboJase the android debuts his comedy routine on mere mortals.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Amazon's new London center to focus on TV, film

The Web retail giant has chosen London as a new base for developing and expanding its on-demand television and film services.

By Jul. 23, 2012

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A high-tech way to walk through rain and not get wet

Pretend your whole body is hydrophobic when you step into the RainRoom, a room full of falling water that falls everywhere except on you.

By Oct. 8, 2012

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Designing 007: A look at Bond's luxurious life

The James Bond film series turns 50 years old this year, and its founders pull out all the stops with a massive reveal of memorabilia.

By Jul. 31, 2012

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Google Maps for Android gets UK indoor mode

Google Maps for Android now lets you see floor plans from the inside of UK buildings. Futuristic!

By Jul. 10, 2012

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Free Wi-Fi on the Tube connecting 120 stations by 2013

100,000 people have used the free Wi-Fi on the London Underground, which will expand to 120 stations by the end of the year.

By Jul. 3, 2012