James Vincent is Science and Technology Reporter for The Independent online, and his work appears in print too. In the past he has written freelance for Wired, the New Statesman and the Financial Times.
22 September 2014 10:40 AM
The US device is "close to production" and can distinguish between phones that are calling, texting or using their mobile internet connection
22 September 2014 09:21 AM
A museum employee announced the project on Reddit and asked for volunteers from the Minecraft community
19 September 2014 04:32 PM
Velvet Underground founding member John Cale and 'speculative architect' Liam Young took over the Barbican for two nights of havoc. <b>James Vincent</b> met them both to talk about turning drones into art
19 September 2014 01:06 PM
Encryption will safe-guard data stored on the mobile device - but anything located in the cloud will still be fair game for law enforcement
19 September 2014 12:19 PM
Co-founder Larry Page is reportedly exploring long-term projects for the company' - including biometric identification and precise location tracking
19 September 2014 10:42 AM
Factories in China have been producing 540,000 iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units daily - but state restrictions mean none are being sold on the mainland
19 September 2014 09:44 AM
Apple may have gone for 'ion-strengthened' glass on both the new iPhones, but just makes them scratch resistant - not drop-proof
19 September 2014 08:49 AM
Early reports suggest that the 5.5-inch display of the bigger iPhone 6 Plus has hit the spot for consumers - dragging fans away from Android
18 September 2014 04:31 PM
Otherwise known as 'the best damn photos of space you'll see till 2015'
18 September 2014 02:18 PM
New protocol puts control in users hands as CEO Tim Cook slams rivals, saying: 'When an service is free, you’re not the customer. You’re the product.'
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
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Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
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