Computing


21 December 2015

Computer coding and music seem like they're worlds apart but actually they're remarkably compatible as Kat...

08 December 2015

Choose your mood and style, set your tempo, 20 seconds later this machine will give you a song, completely unique,...

08 December 2015

How easy is it to get a machine to do the job of a human producer?

08 December 2015

How can technology enhance creativity and performance? By making every movement a command.

08 December 2015

The digitalisation of music has profoundly impacted the workings of the music industry, but is this a bad thing?

30 November 2015

Would you want your laptop to try to cheer you up on a sad day? New technology allows software to recognise emotions.

20 November 2015

Can you tell if you're looking at an authentic website? Fraudsters have been stealing web addresses of journals to...

17 November 2015

What can big data do and how has the cloud enabled the big data revolution?

17 November 2015

How much of our personal data are we sharing and should we be doing something to keep it more private?

27 October 2015

October 21 2015 is the day Marty McFly returns to in Back To The Future. But how much has this and other sci-fi...

24 August 2015

Google's open-source, modular phone has had to be delayed, but will we see more, similar products in future?

10 August 2015

Graphene has some truly exceptional properties. The real killer application will be in something totally novel, but...

21 July 2015

If you have to pop the shoe shop, the bank and the grocers, which way is quickest? How do computers work this out and...

21 July 2015

If the Navier Stokes equation is solved, it would lead to advances in a huge number of fields, including travel,...

21 July 2015

Primes are the atoms of number theory, but we still can't work out how they're distributed on a number line...

21 July 2015

You can pay for your shopping using your iPhone, thanks to Apple Pay! How is this and tech like it changing the way we...

14 July 2015

EDSAC is one of the mos important computers in British history, and is currently being recreated in a Cambridge garage...

13 July 2015

Connecting to public Wi-Fi could mean you hand over the keys to your personal data.

13 July 2015

When you go online, who is tracking your behaviour and why?

13 July 2015

Can a shift to digital records help hospitals use big data to improve health care?

13 July 2015

This year the BBC micro:bit computer will be given out free to every 11 year old in Britain, to encourage them to learn...

13 July 2015

A new, free programme allows people to write and play music, simply by using code.

13 July 2015

What's the best way to get people into coding, and is it really that important?

30 June 2015

Scientists sporadically need to add or deduct seconds from our clocks but if our timekeeping is so accurate, why do...