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London Airport Floating The Thames Estuary Proposed

09/10/2012, London’s Heathrow Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world. It has two runways and both of them operate at 98% of their capacity which essentially means that the airport is already being utilized to its maximum. To tackle a bump in air...

London names first Wi-Fi enabled stations

06/04/2012, We do know that London’s Underground stations will be introducing their own Wi-Fi services later this year, and it has been a long time in coming, but at least it is being done – the first stations with has been announced. Of course, in the...

London analog TV signal reaches the end of the road

04/17/2012, At long last, the digital wave has done a thorough job across living rooms in London, where analog TV signals in that part of the world will be switched off – for good. BBC One, ITV1, Channel Four and Channel Five will no longer transmit on analog...

London Underground gets real-time service alerts in Google Maps

04/03/2012, The London Olympics which will be held later this summer will be the sports centerpiece for the year, barring the Euro 2012 for football (soccer) fans, of course. Having said that, I guess it is timely that Google has updated their Google Maps software to...

Mystery Samsung event planned at Phones 4U

03/23/2012, While we’re not sure if this is going to be a worldwide event, but according to a report online, it looks like Samsung has something up its sleeves next week. A Eurodroid reader was passing by Oxford Street in London and noticed a huge, new Samsung...

RIM’s BBX smartphone to be renamed to the “Surfboard”

11/30/2011, Remember the supposed leaked device from RIM we saw a while back? Well back then it was rumored to be called the Blackberry London, but now it seems that the “London” moniker will no longer be sticking around. Instead the device will be renamed to the...

Bar in the UK lets you play games while taking a leak

11/15/2011, The Exhibit Bar in London, together with Captive Media, have fitted a hands free gaming system in the toilets of all places. It seems that this was done in an attempt to lure customers over by creating a “buzz” about the venue, and according to...

Nokia and deadmau5 to illuminate London for Windows Phone

11/15/2011, Remember when back in October it was reported that Microsoft would be giving $20 million to Nokia in order to help promote its Windows Phone devices? Well, it really looks like Microsoft/Nokia are pulling out all the stops. Nokia has announced a...

Footballers in the UK get QR codes shaved into their head

11/10/2011, If you thought that the game of football (or better known as soccer in the US) was already too commercialized, it seems like they have taken it one step further by shaving QR codes into the back of players’ heads. The “lucky” football club that will...

Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging trial announced for London

11/10/2011, Folks living in London as well as its vicinity might be interested to know that the first Wireless Electric Vehicle Charging (WEVC) trial will be happening soon, thanks to Qualcomm as well as the corporation’s co-operation with the UK Government....

Nokia sponsors free Wi-Fi in London

11/02/2011, Nokia will be kicking off a pilot global project which will see the recently announced Lumia 800 and 710 smartphones in action, but first things first – the Finnish phone company will be sponsoring free Wi-Fi connections in London. This new free...

Nokia 800 teaser ads aired in the UK

10/24/2011, A few days ago, press shots of Nokia’s upcoming Windows Phone device, the Nokia 800, started showing up. Now it looks like teaser videos of the handset have started airing in the UK which were aired 1 second at a time, truly a teaser indeed. All...

Blackfriars Bridge solar panel installation to be completed in 2012

10/05/2011, The Blackfriars Bridge is a structure in London that was built in 1886, but it looks like come 2012, it will be getting an technological update that will merge a historical structure with some modern, environmentally friendly technology in the form of...

Talking bins undergo trial in London and Liverpool

09/27/2011, The next time you’re in the cities of London and Liverpool, make sure you keep a keen eye out for a new kind of trash bins – as some of them will actually talk back whenever you deposit some trash their way. Heck, as you can see on the right,...