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Breaking news: Teen girls actually like sex

As researchers express their surprise at the news that teen girls enjoy sending sexual images to boys, Radhika Sanghani explains why we need to ditch the mock-horror<p>Whenever a study about the numbers of teen girls ‘sexting’ comes out, it’s inevitably accompanied by cries of shock. How can it be …

The 20 Most Beautiful And Clever Tech Logos

We've put together this list of the best, most beautiful tech company and product logos, spanning from startups to more-established companies.<p>Let us know in the comments if we skipped any other great ones.

Graphic Design

The rise of data and the death of politics

On 24 August 1965 Gloria Placente, a 34-year-old resident of Queens, New York, was driving to Orchard Beach in the Bronx. Clad in shorts and sunglasses, the housewife was looking forward to quiet time at the beach. But the moment she crossed the Willis Avenue bridge in her Chevrolet Corvair, …

This Is How Drastically Your Windows Computer Has Changed Over The Years

We've come a long way from the aging, chunky monitors we used to play "The Oregon Trail" in elementary school.<p>And, as computers have become slimmer and more sleek, so has the software that goes along with it.<p>Here's a look at how Windows has changed throughout the years.

Archives

EU's 'Right To Be Forgotten' Is Technically Impossible Says Leading Security Expert

A top security expert has admitted that the EU's 'right to be forgotten' is 'technically impossible' to enforce.<p>Speaking to the Huffington Post UK, …

3D printer drones will take to skies by 2040, claim BAE scientists

3D printers could be so advanced by 2040 they could create small unmanned aircraft, BAE Systems claim.<p>These unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) could then potentially be used as a group of wide-winged aircraft for protracted or enduring surveillance or as rotary-winged UAVs to rescue single civilians or …

'Bong With Friends'? Stoner dating site offers budding romance

There's too much angst in online dating.<p>Will she reply? Will he swipe left, rather than right? Is he married with four kids, as opposed to single with none that he knows of? Can she possibly look as good as those pictures?<p>The criteria we choose for selecting our mates are blighted by our desperate …

Relationships

Use SimplePi to Control & Monitor Your Raspberry!

I'm always scanning for unique and hackable tech, and a news item caught my attention about an app called SimplePi <b>($1.99)</b> for managing a Raspberry Pi from your iDevice. Since I have been eyeballing similarly geeky tech (for file sharing, etc.), I had to check it out. If you are a Raspberry Pi …

Raspberry Pi

Everything We Know About Facebook's Secret Mood Manipulation Experiment

It was probably legal. But was it ethical?<p><i>Updated, 09/08/14</i><p>Facebook’s News Feed—the main list of status updates, messages, and photos you see when you open Facebook on your computer or phone—is not a perfect mirror of the world.<p>But few users expect that Facebook would change their News Feed in …

Building Google's low-cost cardboard version of an Oculus Rift (pictures)

Watch hackers attack each other in real-time

A US security company called Norse, which specialises in darknet monitoring, has built a real-time map that shows where cyber-attacks are being …

REPORT: 22% Of Game Developers Are Female

While female game developers are on the rise — with the percentage of female developers more than double what it was in 2009 — the numbers are still disheartening with females making up only 22% of game developers.<p>The gender inequality across STEM fields has been discussed a lot recently, with …

Social Gaming

Google Shames Apple’s iOS For Adding What Android Did Years Ago

Apple’s Tim Cook insulted Google at WWDC earlier this month saying “Android dominates the market in malware”, and quoted an article calling the fragmented open operating system a “toxic hellstew of vulnerabilities.” Well Google punched back this morning at its I/O conference when Sundar Pichai put …

Android everywhere: 11 things to watch for at Google I/O

The Google I/O conference is ostensibly meant for developers, but the reality is that there are always important products announced there. Every year we expect big things from the company that has become much more than a search giant. Two years ago we witnessed the wild hijinks of co-founder Sergey …

How tech's new wave turned UK on to winning ways

Near the tree trunk-shaped reception desk and the tubular slide, youngsters in skinny jeans perch among beanbags scattered on the Astroturf floor. Beneath a ceiling sprouting jungle foliage, the talk is all of apps and coding.<p>We are in the offices of one of the most successful children's games …

Intel loses court challenge against record $1.4 billion EU fine

Intel lost its challenge today against the European Union’s 2009 decision to fine the company a record $1.44 billion for trying to take down rival chipmaker AMD, Reuters reports. The fine is for a record setting $1.44 billion dollars.<p>According to the court’s decision, Intel offered rebates to PC …

Declassified report: Two nuclear bombs nearly detonated in North Carolina

On a January night in 1961, a U.S. Air Force bomber broke in half while flying over eastern North Carolina. From the belly of the B-52 fell two bombs -- two <i>nuclear</i> bombs that hit the ground near the city of Goldsboro.<p>A disaster worse than the devastation wrought in Hiroshima and Nagasaki could have …

Mario Kart Meets Scalextric as Anki Drive Launches in the UK

The advent of videogames seemed to have consigned the days when fathers and sons stood around a table and watched toy cars race around and around a …

The Werkstatt-Ø1 is an affordable, educational synth kit from Moog

Oh Moog, you make so many wonderful, noisy and (of course) expensive toys. So you can imagine how excited we were to see the Werkstatt-Ø1, a $329 analog, monophonic synth kit that retained that signature Moog sound. The Werkstatt actually began life as part of a VIP workshop at Moogfest 2014. One …