After training to be an intellectual property lawyer, Dan abandoned a promising career in financial services to sit at home and play with gadgets. He lives in Norwich, U.K., with his wife, his books and far too many opinions on British TV comedy. One day, if he's very, very lucky, he'll live out his dream to become the executive producer of Doctor Who before retiring to Radio 4.
Amazon's Fire tablets get a little thinner and a little faster
The Fire 7 gets a new body, the Fire HD 8 is $10 cheaper.
UploadVR sued for ‘rampant’ sexism, general awfulness
The lawsuit alleges that the company is the world’s worst frat house.
Audi and Volvo go all-in on Android
Volvo and Audi's new cars will come with Android built in.
Airbnb tries its hand at tour-guiding
A tweaked 'For You' section will suggest cool activities you need to book in advance.
Nevada pushes for tighter online privacy protection
What happens (on the internet) in Vegas...
Europe's top court advised to treat Uber like a taxi company
An advocate general has written that Uber “cannot be regarded as a mere intermediary.”
Self-driving cars make me nauseous
At least, according to an experiment in a $3.8 million simulator.
Former Obama staffers want to build progressive political tools
A trio of former Obama advisors will put $1 million behind causes to push progressive politics.
People are really starting to embrace electric cars
Sales of green vehicles in the US and Europe are spiking.