Google hires Sony’s PlayStation VR guru and Magic Lab head Richard Marks

EXCLUSIVE: Google has hired Richard Marks, a former senior research engineer who helped created Sony’s PlayStation VR virtual reality headset and its PlayStation Move controllers, GamesBeat has learned. If there’s any sign that Google is up to something in the gaming business, the hiring of Marks is a big clue. In January 2018, Google h…Read […]

BlackRock, the $6 trillion money manager, had a crime-fighting robot patrolling its New York headquarters — and it marks the firm’s latest foray into automation

Rob Kim/Getty Images  BlackRock, the $ 6 trillion asset manager which is relying more on robots to make investment decisions, recently hired a physical robot to meander around its New York City headquarters. The robot, dubbed BLK Bot, left New York earlier this month and will be moved to the firm’s San Francisco offices soon.  […]

Tropical fashion finds from Marks and Spencer, New Look, Debenhams and River Island

SAT MAG How to wear the tropical trend Tropical prints are unsurprisingly huge for the summer. Helping everyone to get into the warmer temperatures, bright stripes, tropical blooms and palm tree prints are a season staple. Team prints with bright, block accent colours to really make your summer wardrobe pop with colour and reflect the […]

Spring fashion: Pretty pastels from Marks and Spencer, Topshop and Peacocks

SAT MAG Be a spring chick in pastel yellow With the weather finally warming up, it’s time to ditch dark winter clothing and embrace the lighter side of life. Pastel shades from powder pink to baby blue were all over the catwalks at Victoria Beckham, Celine and Chloe to name a few. If head to […]

Red, white and blue: Get the preppy look this season with New Look, Marks and Spencer

SAT MAG Go Preppy: in classic red, white and blue outfits Road test some of summer’s favourite shades in preppy inspired prints and silhouettes. Look for prints in a mix of stars and stripes and varsity inspired slogans. Keep accessories to a minimum, opting for colour co-ordinating bags and shoes, but keep jewellery to minimum. […]

Spring Fashion: Bohemian romantic pastels from Very, QVC and Marks and Spencer

S MAG Go bohemian this spring Flower power has hit the high street in a big way with flowing dresses, prairie style blouses and lace in soft pastel shades. Floaty prairie dresses aren’t just for summer picnics either: layer with slogan tees, simple knits, a denim jacket or leather biker to make them part of […]

Track Marks: 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 Tested!

– How you feel in the brief pause between switching off the engine and opening the door tells you nearly everything about a car. In most good ones, there’s a warm afterglow of emotions and contemplation reminiscent of the finest psychotropics. Shutting off a Porsche 911 GT3’s flat-six leaves you suspended in silence, a brief […]

Google Maps update marks Super Mario Day, Nintendo hero now drives along with you

Google Maps have launched a Mario update to coincide with Super Mario Day which sees the Nintendo icon drive alongside you. Super Mario Day is today, March 10 (i.e. MAR10), a day which celebrates the most iconic character in video game history. Mario first burst onto our screens back in 1981, and since then has […]

Google Maps marks Mario Day by adding a Super Mario Kart to your navigation

In case you missed the memo, tomorrow (March 10) is Mario Day — a day to celebrate the world’s favorite animated plumber. And to mark the occasion, Google has partnered with Mario’s maker Nintendo to bring the character to Google Maps for an entire week. But why is March 10 Mario Day, we hear you […]