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Kids Using Social Media 'More Likely To Be Unhappy With Appearance'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 12.09.2016 | UK Parents

Children who frequently use social media are more unhappy with their appearance, a study has found. Almost half (48%) of those who spent more than thr...

Lugha Zima La Teknolojia - The Universal Language Of Technology

Aimee Ansari | Posted 11.09.2016 | UK Tech
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Aimee Ansari

Mobile savvy Kenyans aren't nervous about technology; new technologies pop-up every day and Kenyans (mostly) accept them - from Uber to M-Kopa to Ushahidi. Ordinary Kenyans, even low income Kenyans, have a sense of what the world outside of Kenya can offer; they know that information is there and that it can help pull the country out of some of difficulties people are mired in now.

Humans Have Destroyed 10% Of The World's Wilderness In 20 Years

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Tech

Researchers have shown that in the last two decades, human activity has destroyed more than a tenth of the wilderness left on earth. In the 1990s, res...

iPhone 7 Contracts: The Best Deals

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 16.09.2016 | UK Tech

The iPhone 7 has debuted to mixed reviews, but it’s still proving wildly popular. A very limited number of iPhones will be available to buy in Apple...

Paralysed Man Regains Use Of His Arms After Experimental Stem Cell Therapy

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Tech

A paralysed man has regained the use of his arms after successful experimental stem cell therapy. Kristopher Boesen, from California, US, was involved...

The 10 Features People Really Wanted To See On The iPhone 7

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Tech

The iPhone 7 has plenty of new features to entice us to spend our money on it (and moan about). But were they the features iPhone users really wanted...

Air Pollution Exposure Puts People At Higher Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Tech

Long-term exposure to air pollution in the area where you live increases your risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, according to new research. Scientis...

Historic Solar Flare Would Cost Us £1.5tn If It Struck Earth Today

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Tech

In 1859, the sun ejected a solar flare so powerful it turned skies purple, green and red. But besides a few frazzled telegraph wires it was a mostly h...

8 Unexpected Hazards With iPhone 7 Wireless Headphones

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Tech

The launch of the iPhone 7 proves what we already knew: Apple thinks we are all more responsible and adult than we actually are. They already tried to...

Instagram Lovers, Keep On Sharing Your Snaps Because It's Helping Your Memory

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Tech

Lovers of Instagram, finally you are having the last laugh. All those haters who mocked as you stood on a chair for the perfect brunch snap are about...

9 Things You Can Do With Your iPhone Headphones (Now Apple Has Made Them Redundant)

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Tech

So, it happened. The long-awaited launch of the iPhone 7 has seen Apple ditch the headphone jack, making our headphones redundant forever. Joy. This ...

7 Reasons You Will Want The iPhone 7

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Tech

The wait is over, the iPhone 7 is finally here, and we are ready to hand over all our money to Apple in order to get our hands on one. Despite rumour...

Experimental Drug Could Tackle Melanomas When Traditional Treatment Fails

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.09.2016 | UK Tech

An experimental drug that tackles melanomas could potentially offer a lifeline for patients when initial rounds of treatment fail. The drug, Pevonedis...

Apple iPhone 7 Launch Hit By Ironic Twitter Blunder

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 07.09.2016 | UK Tech

Apple’s product launches are always sleek, impeccably timed affairs shrouded in secrecy right up until the highly anticipated big reveal. Sun's com...

Is Social Media De-Humanising Our Reaction To Crises?

Josh Spencer | Posted 07.09.2016 | UK Tech
Josh Spencer

Undoubtedly, social media has led to some incredible actions for aid and helping people in need across the planet. But while social media has improved awareness, it hasn't necessarily improved how we think about and react to crises.

New Drug Increases Life Expectancy Of Pancreatic Cancer Patients

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.09.2016 | UK Tech

A groundbreaking new drug has extended the lives of people with metastatic pancreatic cancer, with seemingly no negative side effects. The IMM-101 dru...

China's Plan To Build A Giant Underwater Base Is Like Something Out Of James Bond

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.09.2016 | UK Tech

China is stepping up efforts to build a deep-sea underwater ‘space station’ in the South China Sea. If the plans go ahead, the station would be lo...

Is Your Privacy Up For Sale?

Ehsan Khodarahmi | Posted 06.09.2016 | UK Tech
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Ehsan Khodarahmi

Social Media channels are a remarkable cultural phenomenon that has blossomed in our era. Every single social media platform is apparently making it easier for us to connect with other people and share information on a global scale. However, almost none of them tell us at what cost!

Social Media - The Facebook Edition

Ann French | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Comedy
Ann French

Facebook. The advert for your world. The platform to show how good your life is and how good you look whilst living it. The addiction to the little red number alerting that you have a notification. Here are the basics that seem to make up our newsfeeds.

The Evolution Of The iPhone: 2007 - 2016

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Tech

Since Steve Jobs launched the first iPhone back in 2007, the Apple smartphone has become a worldwide cultural phenomenon. As of July 2016 it was repor...

Have You Done Your Inner Teen Proud?

Mandy Gould | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Mandy Gould

Everyone measures success differently. I get that. But one thing we can't define ourselves with is age deadlines. The world is constantly evolving. And as humans, we're trained to ride with it. The thirteen year olds of today have apps to disguise their acne arguments. But when I was studying, there was no digital gadget to hide behind. I mean, a pager could only do so much.

Giant Pandas No Longer Endangered After Decade Of Conservation Efforts

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Tech

News from WWF has shown that when humans aren’t busy destroying the planet through climate change, we can actually achieve pretty remarkable things....

Call Of Duty XP 2016: Inside An eSports Event Unlike Any Other

Alan Brice | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Tech
Alan Brice

As striking as these elements are you could expect them from any major tournament in the Call of Duty landscape. It's what you notice next that will stick with you and really marks this out at the "Big One".

App For Victims Of Domestic Abuse Launches In UK

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A new app to help victims of domestic violence record evidence of their abusive relationships and seek professional help has launched in the UK. The a...

Why Social Media Should Get More Respect

Emma Campbell | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Emma Campbell

It's easy to get swept up in all the negatives of social media, with the rise of trolling, and online abuse. The world of social media can seem like a scary place, so why do so many young people use it?