Car makers suspected of cheating emissions tests


Car makers are being suspected of finding loopholes in emissions tests, by making their vehicles appear to emit more CO2 than they actually do.
Google co-founder Larry Page invests in Opener and its BlackFly flying car

Google co-founder invests in second flying car co.


Google co-founder Larry Page isn't willing to put all his eggs in one flying car basket, it seems, after investing in a second company...
Apps: Medical research

Test Bench: Medical research apps


Play a part in the latest cutting-edge science, by downloading these free apps onto your phone or tablet.

Test Bench: Oculus Go vs Samsung Gear VR


Want more immersion from your favourite games and apps? Then these VR headsets are worth having a look at.
Tech: social media giants hit mute on the spoiler

Tech: How Twitter & Facebook hit mute on spoilers


Social media feeds that give away plot details of hit films and TV series have angered fans and forced Facebook and Twitter to act.

Pay-as-you-drive car insurance now offered in UK


A new pay-as-you-drive car insurance initiative has been launched in the UK, with the service being designed with low mileage drivers in mind.
Aston Martin aims high with Volante Vision autonomous plane concept

Aston Martin unveils Volante Vision plane concept


Aston Martin's product portfolio could reach new heights, if its Volante Vision Concept autonomous private plane design study ever takes off.

Test Bench: Sleep aids


Struggling to nod off at night? It might be worth looking at sleep aids like these.
Apps: Google's music apps

Apps: Google's music apps


The lowdown on Google's three premium music player apps

OK Google, er, cancel the driverless taxi


AI can imitate speech — and pauses — but in unpredictable arenas such as conversation and driving it is still liable to come a cropper.
Norfolk Council announces trials for roadside mobile phone detection tech

Trials for tech that detects drivers using mobiles


The first trials for technology that can detect if someone is using a mobile phone when driving are now being conducted in Norfolk.
Classic Ford Mustang will attempt first ever autonomous Goodwood hill climb run

Classic Mustang in autonomous Goodwood attempt


The technology firm Siemens will conduct the first ever autonomous hill climb run at Goodwood, in perhaps the most unlikely of cars.