My Independent
IMDB screengrab

Veteran startup is movie magic

With more than 200 million users every month, IMDB is one of the most popular websites in the world – and a leader in internet startups.

Read Story

Copy of Vinyl
INLSA

Turn on to vinyl revival

The UK’s first official weekly vinyl chart is established as sales exceed the million mark.

Read Story

iol april 17 scitech Russia Rare Whale
AP

A whale of a record

Female whale’s non-stop 14 000-mile journey from Russia to Mexico is longest migration ever recorded by a mammal, say scientists.

Read Story

Browse Scitech News

Items 71 - 80 of 1455

How personalised vaccines work
April 8 2015 at 12:41

Cancer vaccines specially tailored to each patient might prove the answer to dealing with this deadly disease, if test results are anything to go by.

Read Story
0 comments

Endoscopes spreading superbugs
April 8 2015 at 14:14

Hospitals in the US are finding it near impossible to clean the scopes that are responsible for spreading deadly bacteria.

Read Story
0 comments

Can Samsung’s S6 fuel profit rebound?
April 8 2015 at 11:25

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 phones debut this week - and analysts are upbeat about the company’s first profit gain in six quarters.

Read Story
0 comments

The hidden bias of internet memes
April 8 2015 at 10:54

Research census reveals who determines what’s cool online – and young white males come out on tops.

Read Story
0 comments

Amorous panda breaks mating record
April 8 2015 at 10:58

‘Enduring Brother’ makes it into history books by smashing his second record in mere days, with 18-minute marathon.

Read Story
0 comments

Meet the Middle East’s tech leader
April 8 2015 at 10:53

Having already invested in the building blocks of civilian technology, Iran is now experiencing a surge in the market for IP addresses, reports Craig Timberg

Read Story
0 comments

Warmer weather equals more spiders
April 8 2015 at 10:51

Global warming means arachnids are on the increase, but they’re also unsteadier on their legs...

Read Story
0 comments

A hydrogen fuel breakthrough
April 7 2015 at 15:35

New breakthrough in hydrogen-fuel production could spell end for petrol-powered cars.

Read Story
0 comments

Google makes us think we are gurus
April 7 2015 at 12:02

People who look for information on the internet have an over-inflated sense of their own intelligence afterwards, a study found.

Read Story
0 comments

Hedgehog craze a prickly problem
April 7 2015 at 12:02

A soaring demand for hedgehogs is causing a headache as breeders skirt red tape.

Read Story
0 comments

Items 71 - 80 of 1455