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TECH 30 Apr 2015 | 9:00 AM

Battle of ideas pits tech talent in London docks

The clicking of keyboards fills the hall at a former London dockyard hosting a 24-hour “hackathon” to design applications ranging from the whimsical to the practical and even the potentially life-saving.

TECH 02 Jun 2015 | 3:00 PM

Startups key as Taiwan seeks new tech identity

As the Computex trade show opens its doors in Taiwan it is putting a new focus on startups to boost the island’s tech credentials in the face of intense competition from rival China.

TECH 08 Jun 2015 | 10:00 AM

Japan firm sells human pillow cellphone holder

What’s shaped like your friend and even sounds like your friend, but isn’t actually your friend? Why, a human-shaped pillow with a slot in its head for a cellphone, of course.

TECH 09 Jun 2015 | 9:00 AM

A selection of connected apps and accessories for cyclists

As a growing number of cities get involved with bike share programmes, such as Pittsburgh which introduced its HealthyRide system last weekend, here's a look at some of the best apps and latest innovations for cyclists.

TECH 12 Jun 2015 | 2:37 PM

US net neutrality rules to come into force

New US Internet traffic regulations, known as net neutrality rules, will go into effect after a federal appeals court rejected the telecommunications industry's request to partly suspend their implementation while they are being litigated.

TECH 12 Jun 2015 | 2:14 PM

Lawyer who won against Google takes privacy case to Brussels

The lawyer who last year forced Google to remove links to defamatory information about him worldwide, is now hoping to convince the European Commission to introduce rules to make it easier for others to remove harmful information online.

TECH 12 Jun 2015 | 2:05 PM

Cyber security measure blocked in US Senate

The US Senate failed to advance legislation to strengthen protections against cyber attacks, as Democrats banded together to oppose the measure's inclusion in a defence policy bill President Barack Obama has threatened to veto.

TECH 07 Jan 2015 | 12:51 PM

Drones swoop into electronics show as interest surges

On a dusty stretch of Nevada desert, a quadcopter drone kicks up a small cloud as it takes off. It then trails its operator on a drive across the flat terrain, filming the motion from a short distance above.

TECH 08 Jan 2015 | 9:00 AM

Smart belt loosens when you eat too much

The days of adjusting your belt after a big meal while trying to be as discreet as possible could be over now that a self-adjusting smart belt was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas over the weekend.

TECH 21 May 2015 | 4:16 PM

Investigators pore over phone records of engineer in Amtrak crash

Federal investigators are analysing the cellphone records of the engineer in last week's deadly Amtrak derailment to determine if he was making calls or texting when he was operating the train, officials said.