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New headset can ‘hear’ your internal voice

  From tests involving self-driving cars to virtual assistants, it feels increasingly like we're living in a sci-fi film. And it's about to feel even more futuristic, as researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have revealed a wearable device that can "hear" your internal voice. By using electrodes attached to the

By | April 6th, 2018|Categories: Gadgets|Comments Off on New headset can ‘hear’ your internal voice

Best Android Security Apps

  From GDPR to the latest Facebook scandal, privacy and security are at the forefront of everyone's minds right now. We use our smartphones for hours every day, for work purposes as well as personal. These devices now store a vast amount of private and sensitive data, so it's time

By | April 4th, 2018|Categories: Android, Apps, Mobile phone|Comments Off on Best Android Security Apps

Best iPhone security apps

We use our iPhones for so much more than just contacting friends and family. We also use them to shop online, access our bank accounts, and for work purposes. While advances in technology have provided us with many benefits, they also have some downsides. Our increasing reliance on the digital

By | April 3rd, 2018|Categories: Apps, iPhone, Mobile phone|Comments Off on Best iPhone security apps

What is cryptocurrency?

  What is cryptocurrency? A day doesn't seem to go by without a mention of cryptocurrency. But there's a difference between having heard about something, and actually knowing what it is. If, like us, you politely nod your head when cryptocurrency is mentioned, fear not! You're

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on What is cryptocurrency?

How exactly do we get inflight Wi-Fi?

How exactly do we get inflight Wi-Fi? Technological advancements like 4G and the increasing prevalence of Wi-Fi hotspots mean we now take getting online for granted. Our data plans and devices make it so easy for us to check our social media, shop online, and catch

By | March 3rd, 2018|Categories: iPhone, Mobile phone, News|Comments Off on How exactly do we get inflight Wi-Fi?

Quarter of parents allow under 13s on Facebook

  Quarter of parents allow under 13s on Facebook The NSPCC has issued a warning after it was revealed that a quarter of parents in the UK allow children under the age of 13 to have a Facebook account. As the Daily Telegraph notes, Facebook's terms

By | February 28th, 2018|Categories: App Reviews, iPhone, Mobile phone, News|Tags: |Comments Off on Quarter of parents allow under 13s on Facebook

iPads in the classroom – are there any downsides?

iPads in the classroom – are there any downsides? Technology in the classroom can help engage students, improve computer literacy, and ensure pupils gain the necessary digital skills to help them in their careers. In fact, education technology is now seen as a global opportunity, according

By | February 23rd, 2018|Categories: iPad, Tablet, Tablet News|Tags: |Comments Off on iPads in the classroom – are there any downsides?

Top tips and tricks for Netflix

  Top tips and tricks for Netflix Netflix has come a long way from the DVD rental business it started out as in 1997. It has revolutionised how we watch video content, having championed streaming media and video-on-demand. It now has around 7.5 million subscribers in

By | February 21st, 2018|Categories: Apple, Apps, Computers, Laptop, Technology research, Tutorials|Tags: |Comments Off on Top tips and tricks for Netflix

Quarter of parents allow under 13s on Facebook

  Quarter of parents allow under 13s on Facebook The NSPCC has issued a warning after it was revealed that a quarter of parents in the UK allow children under the age of 13 to have a Facebook account. As the Daily Telegraph notes, Facebook's terms

By | February 12th, 2018|Categories: Computers, Laptop, Uncategorized|Tags: |Comments Off on Quarter of parents allow under 13s on Facebook