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Tech

Podcast: The killer whale duo’s shark killing spree

Plus, how L’Oreal is bringing beauty to the Metaverse

Gaming

Best gaming deals for Amazon Prime Day 2022

From consoles to accessories, we’ve got the best bargains covered

World

Who is the most followed person TikTok?

The most followed person on TikTok has changed...

Tech

Podcast: New AI device to help visually impaired people

Ramneek Kaur Ahluwalia won the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow 2022 national technology competition

UK

What is the Spotify Icebergify? How to create your own iceberg

The app asks users “How deep does your Spotify iceberg go?”

Tech

Podcast: Why American women are swapping period apps

Plus, the hologram patients designed for medical students

Tech

‘Worrying rise’ in crypto scams claiming to be celebrity-endorsed

People are losing £11,872 on average to this type of scam, Santander UK said.
Tech

Podcast| Polio: Parents urged to vaccinate children

Plus, how Alexa will let you speak to the dead…

Gaming

PS Plus: PlayStation’s subscription benefits, games, and price

The new PS Plus service was finally made available in Europe on June 23.

Tech

Podcast: Behind the fastest-growing supermassive black hole discovery

Plus, learn how a robot rooster’s helping Glastonbury revellers

Tech

Why SMEs should prioritise outsourcing their cyber security

In order to keep digital data safe, now is the time for businesses to move towards a leaner operating model, advises cyber security expert Rahul Tyagi.

Tech

Internet Explorer: Netizens react to web browser shutting down

“RIP to the #1 Chrome installer of all time,” said one Twitter user.

Tech

Podcast: RIP Internet Explorer

Plus the immersive XR tech being used at this year’s Glastonbury festival…

Tech

Nintendo Switch fault should be investigated, consumer group says

Which? has called on Nintendo to commission an independent investigation into the issue of drift on its Joy-Con controllers.
TV

Stranger Things 4: How SFX designer Barrie Gower created Vecna

“They were looking to create a new iconic villain for the new season”

Tech

Podcast: To mark Ghostbusters Day we reveal Afterlife’s CGI magic

With Christophe Paradis, animation supervisor on Ghostbusters: Afterlife

Music

Are pop stars being pressured to go viral on TikTok?

American star Halsey joins a chorus of female singers complaining that their labels are demanding viral social media moments. The reality is more nuanced, explains music business insider Jamie Collinson.

Tech

Unreal! Here are 10 pioneering CGI influencers to follow now

The robots are truly coming where social media marketing is concerned - welcome to the world of the virtual influencer.

The Escapist

The best dating apps to use in 2021

One in five UK Bumble users say they’ve joined after ending a committed relationship as a result of the pandemic, so embrace the rush of new dawn daters

Tech

Podcast: behind the scenes of Prehistoric Planet

The series producer and animation supervisor explain how they created the immersive and photo-realistic ancient world

Tech

Genesis starts its electric journey with classy GV60

The Korean newcomer takes aim at Audi with it first fully electric model, the GV60

Tech

Podcast: Humanoid robot Ai-Da makes history painting the Queen

Tech & Science Daily speak to Aidan Meller who devised Ai-Da

Cyber Security

Here’s how a state-sponsored cyber attack will affect our lives

With Russian reprisals for sanctions a strong possibility, cyber security expert Rahul Tyagi unpicks the impact of a state-sanctioned, large-scale cyber-attack on how we work, live and communicate - and how we can best prepare for the worst.

Tech

Podcast: Disney Plus with ads on the horizon

Plus, are the US taking UFOs more seriously…?

UK

App launched to help people targeted online by foreign spies

The Government warned fake profiles were being created on social media sites including LinkedIn and Facebook on an ‘industrial scale’