The three most important things you missed in the Apple keynote
By Alex Hern - 11 June 10:38

The signals sent below the watermark.

Squeamishness costs lives: Why the world needs better loos
By Helen Lewis - 05 June 10:54

Somehow I don’t think I’ll get many takers for my next Faeces Are A Feminist Issue rally.

Kobo fights Amazon with the one thing it has that the giant doesn't: friends
By Alex Hern - 16 April 9:51

The Aura HD is a great bit of hardware, but that's not where the battle of ereaders is being fought.

Google's strategy for winning the smartphone wars: don't fight the smartphone wars
By Alex Hern - 08 April 17:27

Why beat Apple if you can make money from them?

New Statesman
What should I use instead of Google Reader?
By Alex Hern - 14 March 9:40

The company is retiring its RSS reader. But there are some viable replacements, writes Alex Hern.

4G auction raises £1bn less than expected
By Alex Hern - 20 February 7:19

£3.5bn has been pre-spent; just £2.35bn will be arriving in the coffers.

New York Times hits back at Tesla Motors over fakery accusations
By Alex Hern - 15 February 10:23

"His broadest charge is that I consciously set out to sabotage the test. That is not so."

Did the NYT fake a breakdown of an electric car?
By Alex Hern - 14 February 15:46

Incongruities revealed in the logs.

Indian watch aims to stop rape, but may lead to false security
By Sophie Barnes - 01 February 13:51

Can technology make day-to-day life safer for women in India?

A Samsung phone, a Blackberry phone and an iPhone 4.
Blackberry's famous, desperate last stand
By Nicky Woolf - 30 January 14:13

Blackberry-worshipper Nicky Woolf is begging RIM not to sound the death knell on the device he loves so much.

What is Vine, Twitter's Hot New Thing?
By Alex Hern - 25 January 11:09

The return of the Long Photo.

Roll Up For The First Annual Objectify A Man in Tech Day
By Leigh Alexander - 23 January 11:15

What if men writing tech journalism had to field compliments about their looks or sexual attractiveness any time they wanted to talk about issues of concern to their space? I’d love to find out.

New Statesman
Swedish surround-sound coffin set to entertain the dead
By Rae Boocock - 14 January 18:17

Putting the life back into death.

4G's so last year: why we need 5G, and now
By Rahim Tafazolli - 03 January 12:41

We have a spectrum crunch on our hands, and technology is only just starting to deal with that.

Maggie Philbin on Tomorrow's World in 1986
Yesterday’s presents
By Maggie Philbin - 19 December 6:03

"Tomorrow's World" gave us the gift of boldness.

New Statesman
Edward Saatchi: "It’s a statement of the obvious, whoever is prepared to look at the latest technologies will win"
By Charlotte Simmonds - 26 November 18:21

An interview with the Obama campaigner behind the social network that's changing politics and big businesses.

Apple reprimanded over Samsung non-apology
By Alex Hern - 01 November 17:17

"Inaccurate and misleading".

New Statesman
From high-brow to hi-tech: Shakespeare on the iPad
By Kamila Kocialkowska - 01 November 13:22

The launch of a new literature app sees the world's most famous playwright re-invented for the digital age.

Why we shouldn't dismiss non-gamers when they talk about games
By Alan Williamson - 17 October 13:24

We have to get beyond the classic derision of games as a waste of time and start critically examining their role culture.

Apple's maps compared to reality.
Apple's CEO Tim Cook apologises for shoddy Maps
By Alex Hern - 28 September 14:07

A rare public apology from the company.

Can you live for a month using only an iPhone to pay for things?
By Alex Hern - 25 September 16:04

Christina Bonnington sure hopes so.

Grant Shapps is... Michael Green
By New Statesman - 21 September 21:14

Photo emerges of new Tory chairman wearing a "Michael Green" name badge at a Las Vegas conference.

The AntiSec logo, in ASCII-art form.
One million and one Apple device IDs leaked
By Alex Hern - 04 September 10:53

AntiSec – part of Anonymous – obtained the data by hacking an FBI agent's laptop.

Apple: reporting on drone warfare is "objectionable and crude"
By Alex Hern - 31 August 9:16

The company has blocked "Drones+" from its app store.

Everything Everywhere bringing 4G to UK in September
By Alex Hern - 21 August 15:40

Will the mobile phone conglomerate gain a valuable Apple boost?

Some kittens. Women like kittens.
The problem isn't 'girlfriend mode', it's making games easier then blaming it on women
By Phil Hartup - 15 August 8:49

Why are developers so afraid of challenging players?

Spot the difference... A Samsung and an Apple phone.
Samsung v Apple gets contempt of court-y
By Alex Hern - 01 August 8:08

The Korean tech giant released prohibited evidence to the press, angering the presiding judge

Slicker city
By Leo Hollis - 25 July 17:26

London is hoping to transform itself from Victorian capital to futuristic metropolis, but reality seems to be getting in the way.

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