Peeple: chief executive and cofounder Julia Cordray received negative feedback when she spoke about the app’s purpose ahead of launch

Yelp for people. This is how chief executive and cofounder of Peeple app, Julia Cordray described it in her own words. Except a Yelp for people essen(...)

New article by computer scientists Eric Horvitz and Thomas Dietterich highlights programming errors in AI software, cyberattacks, and automation without the ability to override, like a self-driving car ploughing through undetected roadworks

Ever since automation entered our lives in the form of robotic arms on car production lines and canning factories, humankind has feared the rise of th(...)

Lucy will come with an app that detects the brightness index, providing updates on how well your home is lit

A solar-powered robotic mirror may be the answer to seasonal affective disorder or even the solution to dim lighting in your corner cubical at work. L(...)

The Apple Watch has finally arrived in Ireland! Hurrah! And the operating system, watchOS, has received an update! Double hurrah! So while we’re a li(...)

Mass surveillance:  We shouldn’t be comfortable or complacent about our electronic communications.

We live in the age of surveillance and while many of us don’t notice and even more try not to think about it, every so often we worry about how often (...)

Award-winning: ‘Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime’

This peculiar mix of bunnies and ballistics sees you whizzing through space in a neon orb to a techno soundtrack while shooting down spacecraft and re(...)

Apple iPad Pro: costs from $799.  Photograph: Martyn Landi/PA Wire

By now, you’ll probably have clapped eyes in the iPad Pro. Not your average iPad, the device has a 12.9in screen and a bumped-up chip that gives the P(...)

This chef can’t carry out a taste test because it is, in fact, an advanced AI computer system but that doesn’t stop it from coming up with some amazin(...)

Grab your wellies , we’re off to the National Ploughing Championships (NPC) for the day. There’s lots to do and see: from the ploughing, sheep shearin(...)

Samsung smartphone owners will have known since April that S Health is a great all-rounder of a fitness app, but the good news is that it is now avail(...)