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  • BBC Micro
    As a true product of the 80's the BBC Micro arrived in a cream case, with striking piano black keys contrasted by the vivid red function keys across the top and a dot-matrix like Owl emblazoned in the corner reminding you of your wisdom in choosing this machine over the Sinclair Spectrum.
  • Smartwatch
    The iWatch may soon be a huge success and make in-roads into all corners of our lives. But what have wearables done so far? Brian Runciman MBCS reports.
  • BMW App Being Used On Smartwatch
    When Henry Tucker went to CES2014 one of the things he was most impressed by were Audi’s computer controlled cars. You could park them simply by pressing a button on your smartphone.
  • Parliament
    There will be a general election soon. In preparation many bodies have produced manifestos to try to influence government policy in the IT space. Are they asking for the right things?
  • Doctor Checking Phone
    Gareth Baxendale FBCS, Head of Technology, Clinical Research Network, at the National Institute for Health Research, discusses all things technology-related in the healthcare arena.

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