A television ad for Amazon’s Echo Dot smart speaker has been cleared by the regulator after it activated a viewer’s own device and placed an order for cat food.
A new mobile fingerprint scanning system allows police to identify a potential suspect in under a minute at the scene of an incident, according to officers testing the technology.
Twitter has reported its first quarterly profit in its latest financial results but continues to struggle to entice new long-term users.
The BBC has launched its first augmented reality (AR) app to coincide with a new arts and culture series, with users able to explore museum exhibits from their living room via their smartphone.
SpaceX’s new rocket the Falcon Heavy has blasted off on its first test flight, carrying a red sports car on an endless road trip past Mars.
SpaceX’s new rocket is set to make its long-awaited first test flight.
Oil giant BP is to trial mobile charging points for electric vehicles at its UK forecourts this year after investing five million US dollars (£3.6 million) in US-based firm FreeWire Technologies.
The locations of military bases and soldiers around the world have been inadvertently published by a fitness app.
One in five jobs in British cities is likely to be displaced by 2030 because of automation and globalisation, a new report predicts.
The team at LJMU Face Lab have created a ground-breaking new animated facial reconstruction of Robert Burns reciting one of his own poems in collaboration with the Scots poet Rab Wilson, the University of Dundee and Dimensional Imaging (DI4D) in Glasgow.
Twitter’s chief operating officer is leaving the social media giant to lead another company.
A so-called text bomb bug that can crash an iPhone with a single message has been discovered by a security researcher.
YouTube has cut business ties with Logan Paul – after the vlogger received strong criticism for posting a video appearing to show the body of a suicide victim.
Anti-rape apps create a "climate of fear" where responsibility for gathering evidence of a sexual assault is pushed on to victims, according to a new study.
An Aberdeen man has been named the new Scotland football manager - but will be substituting the dug-out for a desktop.
Londoners are facing up to life without Uber after the minicab app was denied a new licence to operate in the capital.
As well as your ticket and tent, a few carefully-selected gadgets can really pay dividends as summer festival season gets into full swing.
Whether it’s a short hop, sabbatical or annual sojourn, the following kit can help keep you in good holiday mood
Put your best foot forward during National Walking Month with these handy gadgets.
The world has finally had its first look at what awaits in Destiny 2 after a live event in Los Angeles was used to show off the first gameplay trailer.
If the Eurovision finale last night has inspired you, here are six gadgets designed for pop stars in the making.
If you have children to entertain over the bank holidays and school breaks, these nifty devices could help keep them occupied...
The season of picnics and garden parties is nearly upon us.
Check out these retro toys with a modern twist:
A Doctor Who fanatic has built two full-size Daleks - in his garden shed.
If pollen, dust or mites get the better of you, here are six gadgets that might ease your allergic reaction.
The arrival of Samsung’s Galaxy S8 has been much anticipated after the rockiest spell in the company’s history, sparked by the Note7 recall last year.
If Easter has left you with a glut of chocolate, these gadgets could help turn it into a new treat...
Spring heralds new beginnings and if you’re welcoming a new newborn into your home, these gadgets might help.
The arrival of Google Home means that for the first time, consumers now have a choice of which smart speaker they would like to run their home.
Whether you’re training for a spring marathon, pounding the pavements on the school run or just in need of some TLC for your tootsies, these gadgets should help make your feet feel fantastic...