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GPS system keeping people with dementia safe in Surrey pilot project

GPS systems have truly made their mark on the UK in recent years. From its origins as a high-end, luxury project available mainly as an additional add-on in new cars, GPS is now embedded in almost all of our smartphones and looks to be well on its way to replacing our natural orienteering skills. But

By | June 11th, 2014|Categories: Gadget, Technology research|Tags: , , |Comments Off on GPS system keeping people with dementia safe in Surrey pilot project

Are smartphones making other gadgets obsolete?

Smartphones could soon make stand-alone alarm clocks obsolete, a study has claimed. The research, conducted by PIXmania.com, said alarm clocks are the most endangered device currently on the market. PIXmania.com's study also highlighted a number of other gadgets that could soon be redundant. Satellite navigation systems, flip-camera camcorders and watches could also be replaced by

By | January 24th, 2014|Categories: Mobile phone|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Are smartphones making other gadgets obsolete?