Category: Tech

The future of smart cities is up for grabs: Chips with Everything podcast

What happens when our smart toaster and smart fridge tech is scaled up to create entire smart cities – and what are the limits to this expansion? Subscribe and review: Acast, Apple, Spotify, SoundCloud, AudioBoom,Mixcloud. Join the discussion on Facebook, Twitter or email us at chipspodcast@theguardian.com. The term “smart city”

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 9 with big screen and Fortnite

Top-of-the-range Android smartphone has new Bluetooth stylus and intelligent dual camera system with dual aperture lenses Samsung’s latest flagship Android smartphone is the productivity-focused Galaxy Note 9: a larger, longer-lasting version of its stylus-touting phablet. Announced at an event in New York the Note 9 resembles last year’s Note 8,

A withering verdict: MPs report on Zuckerberg, Russia and Cambridge Analytica

Select committee criticises Facebook response and urges tighter internet regulation The DCMS select committee’s far-reaching interim report on its 18-month investigation into fake news and the use of data and “dark ads” in elections offers a wide-ranging, informed and sustained critique that carries with it the full weight of parliament.