The New Stranger Danger: How To Stay Safe Online In The Age Of Cyber Crime

Philip Ellis | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Tech
Philip Ellis

From an early age, we're taught not to take candy from strangers. Our parents drill a suspicion of the unknown into us, arming us with the tools to keep ourselves safe. But when it comes to the online world, grown adults who should know better throw caution to the wind, handing over all kinds of intimate data in exchange for use of a free app or wifi network.

Have We Hit Peak MWC?

Andy Bloxham | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Tech
Andy Bloxham

Peak MWC? Not on your nelly. See you in Barcelona next year.

Five Things We've Learned From Mobile World Congress

Ernest Doku | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Tech
Ernest Doku

This year's Mobile World Congress has seen nostalgia rub shoulders with the bleeding edge. The Barcelona event, now underway, is firmly casting an eye to the future with a steely focus on 5G and The Internet of Things, and yet there is also a trend towards better serving the discerning mobile user without the bells and whistles.

Sony's New 4K Smartphone Can Shoot Slo-Mo Video At A Staggering 960fps

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Tech

If there’s one technology that clearly dominated over any other last year it was the mass-adoption of 4K displays. From 4K TVs to the unveiling of t...

Is the U.S. Opening the Door for Europe to Lead in Tech?

Andrea Giuricin | Posted 03.05.2015 | UK Tech
Andrea Giuricin

For 20 years, U.S. Internet policy was the gold standard. It led to massive investments in infrastructure and drove innovation. Europe and the rest of the world are still trying to catch-up.

Mark Zuckerberg Literally Sent People To Sleep At MWC Speech

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Tech

When it was announced that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg would be giving the keynote talk at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona there was an under...

MWC: The Highlights So Far

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Tech

For a tech conference that features flagship smartphones and wearables as standard, MWC is always a surprisingly mixed bag. Coming at an awkward t...

HTC And Valve Have A Virtual Reality Headset

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.03.2015 | UK Tech

HTC has unveiled a gaming-focused virtual reality headset in partnership with video game developers Valve. The Vive allows you to play games, view fil...

Better LTE Than Never: What New Smartphone Tech Can We Expect in 2015?

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

There's still a fair bit of speculation as to what specs devices will be playing host to in 2015. As such, I thought this would be as good a time as any to talk about some of these, along with a few phone predictions for this year.

New Gadgets for Seniors Emerge From 2014 Mobile World Congress

Jeh Kazimi | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Tech
Jeh Kazimi

It's good that headway is being made in the field of gadgets for older people, but there is still a good deal of work and research to be done in order to get the very best for those who need it - and ensure silver gadget offerings aren't low-tech or patronising.

There's More to Mobile World Congress Than Flagship Smartphones

Ernest Doku | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Tech
Ernest Doku

In its heyday, MWC provided a platform for mobile makers to shout about their coolest newest tech, but in recent years, mobile giants have created space in the tech calendar by hosting their own launch events, all over the world.

Modern Technology Has the Potential to Save Lives

Sophia Salenius | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK Tech
Sophia Salenius

Mark Zuckerberg's vision for Facebook and WhatsApp could scupper a unique opportunity in human history to improve the fortunes of mankind on a scale not seen since the discovery of penicillin. His plan to monopolize modern communication on his social networks, if successful, will consign telecoms companies to the history books.

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit Set Higher Standards for Everyday Tech

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 27.04.2014 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

The Galaxy S5 features a medley of specs we've already seen in other flagship smartphones. The waterproof and dust-resistant body falls in line with the Sony Xperia range, and suggests tougher outerwear will now be the standard for top-of-the-range smartphones rather than a novelty.

HANDS ON: Huawei MediaPad X1

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Tech

Huawei is a huge brand in China and the Far East, but it's still working to establish itself in the public eye in the UK. The MediaPad X1 gives it a g...


Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Tech

So hell froze over, and Nokia - by extension Microsoft - just announced an Android phone. Designed specifically for growth (IE developing) markets,...

Michael Rundle

11 Weirdly Cool Tech Ideas From MWC You Haven't Already Seen | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Tech

There are obviously loads of cool tech ideas and gadgets on show at MWC 2014 in Barcelona - including some great new phones and tablets. But while ...

Facebook Ditches Email For Good

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Tech

What'sApp will quickly grow to more than a billion users, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has said. The mobile phone application was bought by Fac...

PICS: Samsung Galaxy S5

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Tech

The much-awaited Galaxy S5, has been unveiled, Samsung's brand new flagship smartphone. All the details are in our main news post, and we also hav...

Hands-On With Samsung's New Smart Watch

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Tech

Before we actually got hold of one, the original Galaxy Gear seemed bold and ambitious. In person that fell apart. The device was actually quite bulky...

Samsung Gear Fit: Hands-On Impressions

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung has announced the Gear Fit, it's new curved glass fitness and notifications watch. You can read all the news about the release here, but re...

The Samsung Gear Fit Is The Coolest Thing At MWC 2014

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung has unveiled the Gear Fit, a breakthrough and futuristic fitness tracker and smartwatch with a curved screen. The Gear Fit is designed to b...

Samsung Galaxy S5: Hands-On Impressions

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy S5, its latest flagship smartphone with a built-in heart rate monitor, improved 16-megapixel camera and a water resist...

Samsung Galaxy S5 Announced

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Tech

The hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S5, has been unveiled, the company's latest flagship smartphone. The new device has an upgraded 16-megapixel ...


Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Tech

The new LG G Pro 2 is from that class of ridiculously huge phones - 'phablets', in tech speak - which, depending on the size of your pockets, you eith...

Mobile World Congress - From 'Phablets' to Firefox, Software Developers Faced With Further Fragmentation

Dan Weisbeck | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Tech
Dan Weisbeck

Every year Mobile World Congress fills me with anticipation and excitement, the kind children feel for Christmas. The world's largest mobile tradeshow has a legacy of launching new shiny things to touch and play with.