Smarter, safer drilling: innovation in the oil and gas industry
Rigs and vessels can be harsh and hazardous environments, but technology is helping to improve safety and maintenance.
Are we heading for a technology Cold War?
With the US and China locked in an escalating trade war and the fallout already being felt on the stock market, should we be bracing ourselves for a new kind of cold war driven by technology and finance?
Solutions to tech backlash
As technology continues to take over our lives, what solutions are being proposed to reassure the growing resistance to Big Tech and protect us as individuals and corporations?
Big Data isn’t the bad guy! Facing up to cybersecurity in healthcare
Our medical data is perhaps the most precious personal commodity we have, so how do we keep data secure in the new era of healthcare technology?
Tech Trends 2018: The year in innovation
Hack & Craft News present a rundown of eight technology hotspots, strategic topics, and things to watch out for this year.
Black Mirror: Science fiction or a chilling reality?
With the new series due for release next month, Chris Middleton explains why Black Mirror and the real world are already indistinguishable from each other.
Facial recognition: Will a future criminal be wearing your face?
Chris Middleton asks whether technologies such as Face++ point towards a future of ultimate security and conformity, or entirely new types of crime.
Agtech: Where field and server farms meet
The robot farmer is here, but the biggest agtech innovations will come from the IoT, big data, and analytics.
A Smart City mission to make parking a truly forgettable experience
AppyParking is more than just another parking app. It’s all about Big Data with Big Detail and fits strategically within the connected car, smart city revolution. AppyParking has revolutionised the UK parking industry by consolidating the fragmented public and private sector by creating a standardised data set that understands every possible rule, restriction and tariff regardless of what kind of driver you are. This free public service in the form of app, website and API saves motorists time, stress, money and parking tickets while dramatically increasing productivity. Hack & Craft caught up with Dan Hubert, the Founder of AppyParking.
CERN’s asset management supercollider
The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is big: the largest and most complex machine in history. CERN’s vast, €7.5 billion particle accelerator runs in a 27km loop under the border between Switzerland and France. Scientists use it to smash subatomic particles together at just under the speed of light, in order to recreate the conditions that existed when the universe was less than a second old.