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Gun emoji disarmed as Microsoft follows Google toy switch

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 07:13
Microsoft plans to replace its revolver emoji with a water pistol, following similar moves by others.

The robot helping to deliver water in rural India

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 20:05
The customised robot is part of a study looking at how technology can help those in rural areas.

Data watch

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 21:08
New rules on data come into force in May. Here’s what you need to know.

Shark-spotting drones help keep swimmers safe

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 20:35
The drones sound an on-board siren to warn swimmers when spotting a nearby shark.

God of War: Giving gaming new emotions

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 01:47
The team behind God of War tell Newsbeat the gaming industry is maturing to tackle more complex emotions than ever before.

Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:03
Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages.

What does the future hold for humanoid robots?

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 23:43
Machines that can fully mimic natural body movements are still a long way off, says Will Jackson.

Aubrey de Grey: Treating ageing as a curable disease

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 21:15
The scientist aims to develop therapies to repair damage at the molecular and cellular level.

NanoMap: How uncertainty helps this drone fly

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 23:26
MIT CSAIL's NanoMap system enables drones to avoid obstacles while flying at 20 mph (32km/h)

Visual effects behind Thor: Ragnarok

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 21:07
Click talks to Alexis Wajsbrot, the visual effects supervisor for Thor: Ragnarok.