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.
29 August 2014 01:13 PM
Combining 800 million iTunes accounts with the iPhone 5s’ Touch ID for security would make Apple a strong player in the mobile payment market
29 August 2014 12:29 PM
From medical information on your lock screen to searching Wikipedia off the home-screen - iOS 8 has a lot of new toys to play with
29 August 2014 09:09 AM
The drones have been tested in the Australian outback, and Google hopes they could be useful in disaster relief situations, delivering food and medicine
28 August 2014 04:37 PM
Federal-funded 'Truthy' database (named after Stephen Colbert's 'truthiness') has been decried as a Democrat plot to monitor right-wing 'subversives'
28 August 2014 01:41 PM
The submarine would use a method known as supercavitation to shield itself in an air bubble that would let it slip through water with far less friction
28 August 2014 11:43 AM
That's the LG Watch R on the left and Samsung's Gear S on the right
Apple iWatch: the rumoured release date is 9 September so here's everything we know about Apple's fabled smartwatch
28 August 2014 10:44 AM
We've only rumours and reports to go on, but expect a fashionable device with a focus on fitness tracking, voice commands and smart home control
27 August 2014 05:14 PM
Behaviosec uses 'behavioural biometrics' to work out if the person using a mobile device is really who they say they are - and banking is just the start
27 August 2014 02:47 PM
Time Warner Cable - currently planning a $45.2 billion merger with equally-hated provider Comcast - has around 12 million customers in the US
27 August 2014 02:21 PM
App developers now have the option to run full-screen ads or pre-roll videos of up to a minute long in games and apps
Scotland could still declare independence – even without referendum, says Alex Salmond
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
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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