The future of data storage isn't on the cloud – it's on the 'edge'

Eventually the cloud won’t be able to cope with the billions of devices seeking data storage, and more localised 'edge' tech will be adopted


Seven games that deserve a comeback on the PlayStation Classic

Final Fantasy VII, Tekken 3 and Ridge Racer Type 4 all slated to return on revived device but what about these neglected greats?

Ten of the PlayStation's greatest games

Metal Gear Solid, Gran Turismo, Final Fantasy VII among many riches device had to offer


Everything you need to know about Amazon Prime Day

There are deals to be had – and there is an awful lot of them to avoid


Hyperloop: The 1,000 kph race to realize Elon Musk’s improbable dream

As two companies compete to complete the world's first commercial hyperloop, one stretch of desert holds the key to realising Elon Musk's vision for a new mode of transport



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