Researchers used genetic and fossil data to reconstruct the evolutionary family tree of songbirds confirming the birds originated in Australia more than 30 million years ago
Is it a gimmick to simply block off technology or is this the antidote we need in a society over-reliant on social media?
'Virtual Habitat Designers', 'Freelance Biohackers' and even space tour guides will all become realistic job options for graduates from less than ten years' time, experts say
An investigation by The Independent reveals reports that shop-bought drones have endangered commercial airliners, caused fights between neighbours and been used by criminal gangs to transport drugs into prisons
One addicted owner of Apple’s flagging gadget explains why, after a year, he wouldn’t recommend the smartwatch to anyone
Pokémon Go requires the user to give permission to several privacy intrusions: location services, camera usage and data, time zone, and so on. It’s not surprising people are already questioning what Pokémon creator Nintendo will do with this data
For most people, most of the time, technology trumps politics
New technologies are improving people's lives. In Europe, the Scandinavian countries are a beacon of excellence. For South East Asia, Singapore shows what can be achieved
Despite young people showing an interest in gaming and IT careers, not enough plan to study required A-level maths and science subjects
How the Government is helping to provide graduates with the opportunity to study and work in STEM areas
Many people laugh when they hear about animal technology and point out that they cannot type. This doesn’t stop many humans from using it so that shouldn’t stop animals either says Ilyena Hirskyj-Douglas
Today’s teens consider memorable experiences to be new video games, watching new series on Netflix, and even discovering the Faceswap app
Technology can help us connect to people and viewpoints we’d never otherwise experience: instead we are using it as a way of avoiding awkward but straightforward conversations
Every new wave of technology appears strange and a little threatening to those of us who have not quite got used to self-service checkouts
If this is the way things go, it would feel more like evolution rather than revolution
Jobs have become a core Brexit issue. Would leaving the EU be good or bad for job creation? Why are migrants taking so many of the new jobs being created in the UK, and what are the implications for the freedom of movement for labour? What about the quality of jobs, and the implications for productivity? And so on.