Articles by Ben Rooney
Multi-million pound investments have seen little evidence of impact and there's a simple answer to why.
The Government Digital Service has strengthened UK democracy through great thinking but will it last?
China is no longer the land of opportunity for Western tech as home-grown brands are slaying rivals.
To build products that connect with real people the tech sector needs to shed its privileged status.
SoftBank's acquisition of Cambridge chip-designer ARM could be just the start of UK tech-takeovers.
Nintendo's gaming sensation shows how emotion will always one-up technology.
An example of synthetic biology is making 'real' milk without rearing cows.
Many startups want a slice of the huge financial market but few of them have offered any real innovation.
As industry analysts reveal a stagnation in the app market bots could be the future, but are they ready?
Apps like Uber and Airbnb helped create servants-as-a-service, akin to life at Downton Abbey.
The Baltic state may be small in size but 'e-Stonia' is becoming a tech powerhouse we must take notes from.
Apple may have beauty but Google has brains that can't be matched on the tech scene.
Perhaps the biggest myth of the internet is that it is free and open.
The relationship between technology and politics is far more complicated in the UK than the US.
Technology and sex have always been the closest bedmates and the fear it'll be misappropriated will continue.
The once-mighty Finnish phone company is venturing into exciting emerging technologies to rediscover its mojo.
After slashing 12,000 jobs, is the once-mighty Intel facing a shaky future?