Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,517 Reviews & Articles | 43,761 News Posts

britain content on TweakTown - Page 1

We found 21 items for the tag: britain

NEWS


The British army has employed a whole batallion of Facebook Warriors

Feb 2, 2015 3:58 am

The British Army has just created a new 1,500-strong, 77th battalion - described as "Facebook Warriors"

Continue reading...

NEWS


The Royal Mail announces a consumer 3D-printing service

Dec 11, 2014 7:05 am

Britains Royal Mail offers customers the ability to 3D-print objects of choice and have them delivered to their door

Continue reading...

NEWS


Technology companies begin favoring global Facebook pages

Dec 10, 2014 12:00 pm

Technology companies come and go with their local Facebook pages - why is local better?

Continue reading...

NEWS


Secret GCHQ system can map web connections of entire countries

Aug 18, 2014 12:13 pm

The British spy agency GCHQ can map internet connections of entire countries and log all of this data automatically in minutes, it has been revealed

Continue reading...

NEWS


Northrop Grumman courts British kids for cyber warfare training

Aug 11, 2014 10:38 pm

Global defense contractor Northrop Grumman has partnered with the British government to promote cyber defense as a career option among young people

Continue reading...

NEWS


Distraught startups say London's so-called Tech City has dire internet

Jul 31, 2014 10:08 pm

A special economic area dedicated to technology investment actually suffers from internet so bad it's an embarrassment, startups and a politician have said

Continue reading...

NEWS


British woman called Skywalker refused a UK passport due to copyright

Jul 30, 2014 9:05 pm

A woman has been refused a passport application because a British authority decided her middle name, Skywalker, infringed a copyright

Continue reading...

NEWS


Driverless cars to hit public British roads in early 2015

Jul 30, 2014 7:00 pm

Autonomous vehicles will begin running on Britain's public roads as early as 2015, with the UK also making funds available to researchers in the sector

Continue reading...

NEWS


Brits overwhelmingly opt-in to porno since ISP web filters introduced

Jul 23, 2014 10:21 pm

An official report reveals just how much of Britain is rejecting the UK government's default porn filters

Continue reading...

NEWS


UK internet providers brand NSA, GCHQ villains at industry award show

Jul 12, 2014 1:03 am

The heavy hitting internet providers in Britain have slammed GCHQ and the NSA as being the biggest villains of the year for their work in surveillance

Continue reading...

NEWS


Danish, US donors to the rescue as UK faces sperm shortage

Jun 30, 2014 2:44 pm

There's been a drop in native sperm donors in the United Kingdom, leading to increased imports from the USA and Denmark

Continue reading...

NEWS


UK PM's adviser urges Google to do more to curb online piracy

May 31, 2014 12:14 am

The British Prime Minister's intellectual property adviser has released a report urging Google and other search companies to do more to combat piracy

Continue reading...

NEWS


British authorities shut the web's biggest Torrent search, Torrentz.EU

May 27, 2014 6:16 pm

Following a series of warning letters, British authorities have suspended the domain for Torrentz.EU, the largest torrent search on the web

Continue reading...

NEWS


Britain's drinking water has been contaminated with... cocaine

May 12, 2014 7:05 am

Cocaine has infiltrated Britain's drinking water, even after 'intensive purification treatments'

Continue reading...

NEWS


Britain's 5G Internet is so fast it'll download a movie in 1 second

Mar 10, 2014 8:28 am

UK Prime Minister David Cameron announces major deal with Germany to provide Britain with super-fast 5G Internet

Continue reading...

NEWS


UK to require compulsory porn filters for any subscriber that has children

Dec 22, 2012 1:07 am

UK will require ISPs to implement compulsory filters for households with kids

Continue reading...

NEWS


Hackers in the 'Anonymous' collective convicted for conspiring to attack websites

Dec 7, 2012 2:09 am

Christopher Weatherhead has been found guilty of conspiring to impair the operations of a computer

Continue reading...

NEWS


BPI court order in England sees legal Pirate Bay-operated sites blocked by some ISPs

Dec 3, 2012 7:33 pm

ISPs use BPI court order to block legitimate promobay.org website ran by Pirate Bay

Continue reading...

NEWS


Apple paid just 2% corporation tax on their profits outside of the US

Nov 5, 2012 7:36 am

Apple paid only 2% of their corporate tax outside of the United States

Continue reading...

NEWS


Samsung acquires British chipmaker CSR's mobile business for $310 million

Jul 18, 2012 7:23 am

Samsung acquires CSR's mobile business for $310 million

Continue reading...

A new UK law could give the gov. right to monitor communication and internet

NEWS


A new UK law could give the gov. right to monitor communication and internet

Apr 2, 2012 3:35 pm

Britain is trying to pass a law that would give the government snooping access to online activity w/

Continue reading...

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Subscribe to our Newsletter