Test Bench: External computer drives


You don't need to spend loads to get acres of computer storage space.

Apps: Broadband speed checkers


An appropriately quick rundown of three of the best Internet speedchecker apps out there.

Tech: why does a paper map beat using GPS?


If you rely on GPS to navigate through unfamiliar streets, you may make more mistakes. Let your brain take the strain instead.
Volkswagen teams up with Hyundai and Rimac to develop new powertrain tech

VW partners with Hyundai and Rimac


The Volkswagen Group has announced new partnerships with Hyundai and Rimac, to further develop alternative powertrain technology.
Apps: choose supermarket wine

Apps: choose supermarket wine


Whether it's sparkling blanc or own brand plonk, these apps will help you find the wine you're after

Test Bench: Retro games consoles


There's no need to dust off any clunky cartridges with these reimagined games consoles

Tech: Apple v the rest in Silicon Valley rift


The iPhone maker is distancing itself from Facebook's and Google's data-grabbing antics. It can afford to: it’s worth almost a trillion dollars.
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Safety body warns of 'self-driving' misinformation


The UK car safety body Thatcham Research has warned the misinformation on autonomous cars is "lulling drivers into a false sense of security".
Tech: dreams of dust and drugs

Tech: How tech elites think AI at Burning Man


At the Burning Man festival, Silicon Valley’s elite tune in, drop out and think crazy thoughts about AI.

Video: Kitty Hawk unveils electric flying car


Kitty Hawk has unveiled the latest version of its 'Flyer' flying car with a new video.
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The death of door mirrors: Audi e-tron has cameras


German car giant Audi has signalled the death of door mirrors, after revealing that its new e-tron electric car will be available with video came
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BMW's new wireless charging 'GroundPad' (video)


BMW has launched its first wireless charging system, as the German car maker takes steps to make charging an electric car easier than filling a c