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Groups call for Notting Hill Carnival face scans to be dropped by Met
… abandons plans to use facial recognition technology at this month's Notting Hill… Carnival. The use of the technology could be discriminatory they claim. The groups also… the technology for the first time at last year's carnival, said it would continue to trial…


Whitchurch chosen to trial ultrafast broadband connection
… out Openreach's G.fast technology by 2020. Ultrafast broadband has download speeds…


Woman sells belongings to help brain-trauma husband communicate
… said the eye-gaze technology could give him some independence.…


Woman sells belongings to help brain-trauma husband communicate
… considered to be a reliable form of expression. Unlike eye-gaze technology , she said…. Gaining access to the technology would also mean Mr Bassett could communicate directly… buy the specialist technology from a Swedish company. The computer costs almost…


Chatbot helps students choose courses
…, Wales and Northern Ireland. Using Facebook Messenger's chatbot technology, students… use of the technology. "More and more organisations are using chatbots… to employ chatbot technologies. Georgia Tech University used a chatbot to answer…


Alun Cairns: New trains to Swansea sooner with technology
…. But Mr Cairns said the latest technology meant the "mechanism of getting…


Can tech solve the Brexit border puzzle?
… at Dover choke the motorway. Or technology will help create frictionless borders… the issue, is somewhere between the two. So, can technology solve the border puzzle? Do… and the government, but technology should lighten the load. Even if there are no tariff barriers…


Nokia 8 smartphone takes 'bothie' videos
…. The aluminium-shelled Nokia 8 costs about 600 euros ($703; £547). The BBC's technology


Neurology expert treats brain cancer patients via webcam
… and was chosen to trial a new app called Trustedoctor. He thinks the technology could be used…


How bad is the NHS postcode lottery?
… operations. The research has been carried out by the Medical Technology Group…