If You Have An EE Power Bar Then You Really Need To Read This Recall

If You Have An EE Power Bar Then You Really Need To Read This Recall

Nitya Rajan  6.08.2015
EE has issued a recall notice for a batch of Power Bar battery chargers after it exploded and left a medical student with severe burns....
Smartphones Are the New Cigarettes

Smartphones Are the New Cigarettes

Tim Bichara  13.07.2015
I've been a non smoker for 20 years now, and I've no intention of starting again. But it occurred to me the other day just how much the...
Beware the All-Knowing App

Beware the All-Knowing App

Graham Welch  9.07.2015
Do you ever check what permissions the apps you download to your smartphone or tablet require? Just why is it your torch app needs access...
It's Going To Be Cheaper To Use The Internet On Your Phone In Europe

It's Going To Be Cheaper To Use The Internet On Your Phone In Europe

Ned Simons  30.06.2015
It will be cheaper to make phone calls, send text messages and use the internet in the European Union from 2017, after European leaders...
This Warning Pops Up If You Access Instagram In North Korea

This Warning Pops Up If You Access Instagram In North Korea

AP  22.06.2015
Warnings are appearing on Instagram accounts in North Korea that say access to the popular photo-sharing app is being denied and that the...
Why Our Ears Could Become The Perfect Phone Password

Why Our Ears Could Become The Perfect Phone Password

Nitya Rajan  15.06.2015
The shape of your ears could soon be the key to unlocking your phone, if Amazon has anything to do with the future of personalised mobile...
Helping Restore Communications Following Natural Disasters

Helping Restore Communications Following Natural Disasters

Andrew Dunnett  29.04.2015
It is the first time that the Instant Network Mini, weighing just 11kg and with up to a one kilometre coverage radius, would have been...
The Mobile Phone Never Took Off In 1922 And We Can See Why

The Mobile Phone Never Took Off In 1922 And We Can See Why

Thomas Tamblyn  3.04.2015
Thought the mobile phone was bulky in the 80's? Try using this early prototype from the 1920's. It should come as no surprise that the...
Hung Up On You - How We Became Hooked On Mobiles As They've Changed Over The Years

Hung Up On You - How We Became Hooked On Mobiles As They've Changed Over The Years

13.03.2015
While many of us would struggle to remember a time when we didn't have mobile phones at our fingertips at any given moment, it's only in...
Is 2015 The Year Of 'The Connected Home'?

Is 2015 The Year Of 'The Connected Home'?

Georgia James  6.03.2015
If you’re of a certain age, you may remember watching The Jetsons as a child and fantasising about its domestic utopian future, filled...
A World of Mobile Delights - and Dangers

A World of Mobile Delights - and Dangers

Graham Welch  3.03.2015
As the transition away from relatively easy to manage corporate laptops and desk-bound computers, personal tablets and smartphones gathers...
It's Time to Go on a (Data) Diet

It's Time to Go on a (Data) Diet

Mark Whitby  3.03.2015
We have computers at home, at the office, and in our pockets, and with them we create, exchange, and process data almost non-stop. The...
Samsung TV Listens to Users. We Have Lost the War

Samsung TV Listens to Users. We Have Lost the War

Pat Higgins  10.02.2015
Your telly does not care whether you are happy. Nor the people or programs who will listen to the words spoken in front of your telly....
Confirmed: BT Buys EE

Confirmed: BT Buys EE

5.02.2015
BT has agreed to buy Britain's largest mobile operator EE in a cash and shares deal worth £12.5 billion. The deal, which BT said would...