Nigel Atkinson, a project designer for Lend Lease, is one of the men behind an ambitious new smarter cities initiative in South London. Is this madness or genius? ITProPortal went along to find out.
The Samaritans have come under fire for a recent controversial Twitter app Samaritans Radar, which notifies a user’s followers if they conform to recognised signs of being suicidal.
The US government’s leading security clearance contractor has been the victim of a cyber attack that took months to even be noticed, according to recent reports.
With the American midterm elections behind us, a lot of questions remain unanswered, but one thing's for certain: CNN did not get on well with the Surface Pro 3 that Microsoft paid them to use.
It’s now over 409 years since Guy Fawkes and his band of conspirators plotted to blow up the Houses of Parliament. Since then, the world of crime and terrorism has come a long way.
Thai authorities announced Tuesday that they have arrested Pirate Bay co-founder Fredrik Neij (aka “Tiamo”) while attempting to cross the northern border with Laos.
ITProPortal spoke to Julia Glidden, founder and president of 21c Consultancy about how government is finally learning the lessons that the private sector has learnt from the new digital age.
ITProPortal spoke to Justin Lyon, CEO of Simudyne ahead of his upcoming talk at the NextGen 2014 conference. Justin spoke about why the UK risks making itself irrelevant in the Twenty-first Century.
Google has released footage of a working prototype of its remarkable modular smartphone known only as Project Ara.
Mysterious drone sightings over nuclear power plants have been confounding French authorities in recent weeks, and have led to an investigation. But who's behind the sightings?
Hackers have breached computer systems at the White House. The measures put in place to identify the attackers and prevent further compromise have shut down the White House computer network.
NASA's outsourcing strategy received a major setback last night as an unmanned rocket carrying supplies and secret equipment to the International Space Station exploded in an enormous fireball.
Guessing the weather in the UK is never an easy task. Thankfully, the Met office is pumping a £97m into a new supercomputer designed to spot weather trends faster and with greater accuracy.
Authorities are advising all users of the Tor network to check their computers for malware after it emerged that a Russian hacker has been using the network to spread a powerful virus.
A little-known startup called GrabIt has been making the news recently with mechanical "hands" that use electrostatic attraction to gently pick up and transport objects.
A drone has come dangerously close to colliding with a passenger aircraft, according to a report filed with air safety body Airprox UK.
Google has expanded its portfolio of artificial intelligence and robotics pioneers with the purchase of two companies that have their roots in Oxford University.