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September 5, 2018 5:16 PM Volvo releases fully autonomous 360c concept car that transforms into a bed, office and robo-taxi

Volvo's transforming robo-taxi: Firm unveils fully autonomous 360c concept car that turns into a BED and an office Volvo envisions a future where your car is a place to sleep, hang out and do work while on the road. The Swedish carmaker unveiled Wednesday its latest concept car, dubbed the 360c, that's an all-electric, autonomous vehicle meant to make traveling 130

September 5, 2018 3:40 PM Kids ‘AT RISK’ of making wrong decisions influenced by ROBOTS

University of Plymouth scientists saw that children ignored their own judgement and copied robots in a test. The boffins set up a test where young participants simply had to point out which two lines matched in length. But with robots added to the mix, children would copy their answers even when obviously wrong, resulting in scores of just 75%. When the test was repeated 110

September 3, 2018 3:11 AM Sara Sampaio takes a ride on the back of longtime boyfriend Oliver Ripley's Ducati motorcycle in NYC

Sara Sampaio takes a ride on the back of longtime boyfriend Oliver Ripley's Ducati motorcycle in NYC And on Saturday, Sara Sampaio, 27, was spotted hopping on the back of a motorcycle in NYC. The multi-colored Ducati was driven by Sampaio's longtime boyfriend, Oliver Ripley. Sara was casually clad in jeans and a black tee for her ride through the city. The Victoria's 37

August 30, 2018 9:40 PM Apple expected to unveil three new iPhones

Analysts believe there will be an iPhone with a larger display, one with a cheap edge-to-edge screen, and a gold iPhone X. Analysts believe the tech giant will unveil three new smartphones - one with a larger display, one with a cheaper edge-to-edge screen, and a possible gold-coloured successor to the iPhone X. The event's gold-themed invitation fuelled 74

August 30, 2018 9:29 AM Prayoon Yomyiam: Google Doodle remembers the Thai singer on what would have been her 85th birthday

Prayoon Yomyiam: Google Doodle remembers the Thai singer on what would have been her 85th birthday Prayoon Yomyiam, the legendary Thai singer, has been honoured in the Google Doodle on what would have been her 85th birthday. Also affectionately known as Mae Prayoon, or Mother Prayoon, she began singing at the age of 15 in a style that is traditional 132

August 7, 2018 5:54 AM Swindon firm backs swim for bomb disposal experts

SWINDON tech firm Innovation IT Support is to sponsor a swim raising money for a charity that supports bomb disposal experts and their families. The Victory Swim, which is being held in the Cotswold Water Park next month, was started by Capt James Wadworth who received the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross after defusing a huge roadside bomb in Iraq while 53

August 3, 2018 11:08 AM Thief convicted of spree worth £1,500

Brian Bingham pleaded guilty to 13 separate charges of theft in the town between late May and early July. He stole goods as diverse as grass seed and air freshener to high-tech Apple Pens and two bicycles. He also appeared to target specific shops, four times walking out of Wilko’s without paying for goods and six times stealing from Esso garages. Bingham 46

August 1, 2018 2:55 PM Award-winning chippy Papa's to open in York

THE BOSS of an award-winning fish and chip franchise has confirmed that the company is eyeing up a site in York. Co-owner of Papa's Fish and Chips, Dino Papas, said: "[We] are hoping to create something of cultural and historical significance in the city of York. "[Papa's is] an iconic experience that we hope people will travel for miles to sample - the nation's 37

August 1, 2018 2:10 PM UK hires Obama's chief economic adviser to examine tech market

Professor Jason Furman will lead an expert panel on making the UK a world leader in tech while keeping the market competitive. Described by President Obama as "one of the most brilliant economic minds of his generation", Professor Jason Furman will lead a team of experts for the government. The panel he assembles will be analysing whether the growth 201

July 30, 2018 6:45 PM Leaks claim to reveal 'XL' iPhone with 6.5-inch screen

Are these Apple's new iPhones? Leaks claim to reveal 'XL' with a 6.5-inch screen and budget model with single-lens rear camera Apple fans will have to wait until September to get their hands on the tech giant's latest iPhones, but a new set of leaked images may give consumers an early peek at what the devices look like. The images, posted by notorious 80