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  • Take a wander around the Tate at night, in a robot's body
    Gadgets

    Take a wander around the Tate at night, in a robot's body

    By 6 February 2014

    An army of remote-controlled robots will be patrolling Tate Britain at night. Not as some sort of cyber security squad but as a way for the public to see the gallery from the comfort of home. The robots will be remote controlled, allowing for an unobtrusive...

  • Vodafone Smart II gets limited new design by Tate protégé
    Phones

    Vodafone Smart II gets limited new design by Tate protégé

    By 15 August 2012

    Harrods is selling a version of the Vodafone Smart II that has had its back cover redesigned by a member of The Tate Collective, a group of young creative artists. Only 1,000 Vodafone Smart II Tate Edition handsets, designed by 19-year-old Gaby Sahhar,...

  • Best iPhone apps for reference and learning
    Apps

    Best iPhone apps for reference and learning

    By 2 February 2012

    The iPhone is a hugely powerful reference tool. Like having a portable library stuck in your pocket, you can find an answer to pretty much any question instantly. Sure it might not always be correct, but there is an armada of info buried at your fingertips. ...

  • The Tate offers free content via iTunes U
    Audio

    The Tate offers free content via iTunes U

    By 15 April 2009

    It's been announced that Apple's educational "iTunes U" has seen the Tate sign up to provide free content to the service. The agreement will see iTunes U's 100,000-strong educational archive get interviews, short films and lectures from the Tate available...