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Brainwaves help bartenders ‘read customers’ minds
Headset sensors in use at the world cocktail-making championships in Glasgow measured the brains reaction to flavours and smells.
Consumers ‘will soon buy cars in similar way to online shopping’
Auto Trader said car retailers will adopt grocery-style retail models over the next few years to market and increasingly sell vehicles online.
How modular construction is helping to solve the UK housing crisis
It is not a new concept, but in recent years the method has seen a surge of popularity, with both housebuilders and policymakers starting to realise its potential to solve a number of the industry’s current challenges.
AI-powered sign language book app comes to iOS
The Huawei-made app uses AI and a smartphone’s camera to recognise words on a page.
PM to unveil funding to help scientists tackle climate change
The PM hopes the money will save the black rhino, African elephant, snow leopard and Sumatran tiger from extinction.
Holograms to replace handwritten notes as future of communication, poll says
Holograms and body implants will replace handwritten notes and letters as ways people will communicate in the future, a new survey into digital habits has suggested
Age of self-regulation in tech is over, Microsoft president says
Brad Smith said the sector should be more strictly regulated, but not at the expense of innovation.
Amazon Alexa users can now ask the AI assistant to speak more slowly
The update is part of plans to improve interactions with the virtual helper.