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...
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...
Global Growth In Smartphones Will Change Our Digital Lives

Global Growth In Smartphones Will Change Our Digital Lives

Nigel Eastwood  28.01.2015
Feature-rich phones need an equally feature-rich network infrastructure to drive and optimise consumer experience and consequently engender...
You're Jekyll and Hyde 2.0 ... And So Is Your Partner

You're Jekyll and Hyde 2.0 ... And So Is Your Partner

Matt Strain  22.01.2015
There's who you really are, in the flesh and face-to-face and there's the mask you wear online, how you filter what you do for broadcast...
One In Ten Spend Literally Half Their Lives On The Phone

One In Ten Spend Literally Half Their Lives On The Phone

Michael Rundle  21.01.2015
As much as everyone loves cool new tech, there are growing signs that many of us are looking for ways to switch off too. Now a new piece...