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Bid to replace Gwynedd street lights with LED technology
…A North Wales council has applied for funding to upgrade thousands of street lights to make them more energy-efficient. There are over 18,000 street lights in Gwynedd, with 10,200 already changed to LED lighting, which is cheaper to…


Will technology destroy our democracy?
…Could the spread of social media and digital technology undermine democracy… there is a compatibility problem between democracy and technology. Institutions and regulations - like…


Castle pioneers waste-water heat capture technology
…A Welsh castle is set to pioneer new technology which sucks heat from water… to warm water coming into the building. Castle taps into hydro technology Link to BBC…


TED 2018: Technology reveals fear and other emotions
… believes this could usher in an era of empathetic technology. "We like to believe we… and tribulations," she explained. "But technologies can already distinguish a real smile from… are struggling to understand a lesson. Speech analysis technologies are already being…


Crossing Divides: Flirting across the India-Pakistan border
… obstacles in getting a visa. But mobile technology and social media is enabling…


'Strict' academy in Great Yarmouth 'to close departments'
…An academy trust could close its design technology and computer science… staffing". Four teacher posts in design and technology and computer studies…


What would you say to those you loved, if it was the final time you could use your voice?
… Lonnie, through new voice preservation technology. This video has been optimised…


Technology giants face European 'digital tax' blow
… affairs commissioner Pierre Moscovici. Big technology firms face paying more tax under…


Amazon Echo trial to help elderly and disabled people
… care, new technology is being used in one trial area. Hampshire County Council has…


The veggie burger that bleeds when you cut it
… production technology" by 2035. His main motivation? The environment. He views farmed… industries. "That technology is the most destructive technology on earth - more than… the burger its competitive advantage. The team has adapted existing technologies