SkyTran hover cars

Hover cars to cruise past jams at 150mph

One-Minute Read Wed 25 Jun, AT 10:55

Israel's hover-car network will move 12,000 people per hour, equal to a three-lane highway

A woman wears Google Glass

Google Glass: are they really worth £1,000?

Briefing Tue 24 Jun, AT 13:40

No self-respecting geek should be seen without them, but Google Glass has yet to win over the sceptics

Stephen Colbert discusses Yo on "The Colbert Report"

Yo app: what is it and why is it popular?

Briefing Mon 23 Jun, AT 09:35

Stephen Colbert says new Yo app is 'stupid', but some experts believe it has huge potential

A Windows Phone 7

Android and Microsoft create mobile 'kill switch'

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Jun, AT 11:34

Kill switches aim to deter thieves by rendering stolen mobile devices useless

Artist's impression of the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT)

Mountain top blasted for world's largest telescope

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Jun, AT 10:37

The European Extremely Large Telescope will let astronomers delve deeper into the universe

A person sits with a laptop computer

Dark net: what lurks beneath the surface of the internet?

Briefing Thu 19 Jun, AT 11:17

Tens of thousands of paedophiles are using the hidden web to share images of sexual abuse

Amazon's Fire smartphone, during a launch event demonstration

Amazon Fire Phone: is it just a shopping device?

First Reaction Thu 19 Jun, AT 11:10

Experts praise 3-D display of Amazon's Fire smartphone, but worry it may just be a mobile cash register for Amazon.com

A 3d printed statue on display at the White House during the Maker Faire

A 3D printer for every school would encourage innovation

Thu 19 Jun, AT 10:47 Edie Lush

Launch of a $500 printer from California boosts UK campaign to get schoolchildren making things

Facebook app on smartphone

Facebook blackout silences social network – for 20mins

One-Minute Read Thu 19 Jun, AT 09:49

Longest Facebook blackout 'in recent history' sends users flooding onto Twitter

Reflection of the Facebook logo

How GCHQ can spy on your Facebook without a warrant

One-Minute Read Tue 17 Jun, AT 15:07

Top official reveals secret government policy justifying mass surveillance of social media users

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