Engineering Electronics & communications

King’s College wants to better understand coronavirus through their new app

2 weeks ago — Long Read

King’s College has released a new app designed to allow people to self-report on their coronavirus symptoms so Scientists can better determine how fast the virus is spreading across different...

MetOffice to invest £1.2 Billion in new weather and climate supercomputer

2 months ago — Long Read

The MetOffices latest supercomputing tech is set to unleash the full potential of weather and climate data for the UK. The MetOffice are investing a hefty £1.2 billion in the...

Microsoft set to reboot its carbon footprint

3 months ago — Quick Read

Microsoft has outlined radical plans to entirely reverse its carbon footprint by 2050. The tech giant said those who could afford to move faster and go further on reducing carbon...

Quantum Supremacy – What is it? What does it really mean?

4 months ago — Quick Read

Google and IBM are at odds over 'quantum supremacy' – an expert explains what it really means Google claims to have demonstrated something called “quantum supremacy”, in a paper published...

Meet the Open Source Operating System designed for a post-apocalyptic world

6 months ago — Long Read

Worried about life post Brexit? Thoughts of slugging it out in a post-apocalyptic wasteland without Minecraft getting you down? 'Collapse OS' is designed to work with every-day scavengeable components in...

Could smart homes could help dementia patients live independently?

6 months ago — Quick Read

You might already have what’s often called a “smart home”, with your lights or music connected to voice-controlled technology such as Alexa or Siri. But when researchers talk about smart...