Monday, January 27, 2020
No menu items!

Monthly Archives: March, 2016

Twitter Hits 10 Years Old, But Is It Still Relevant?

Twitter is teetering on the edge of irrelevancy a decade after the first tweet was sent winging across the social networking site. On March 21, 2006, software developer revealed the new project to the world. Jack Dorsey did not have much...

Blockchain Unlocks The Internet Of Things

Blockchain is the not so new technology taking the technology world by storm. Developed to power virtual currency transactions, such as Bitcoin, the blockchain is making headlines as the software that can enable other applications. Blockchain is a security system for...

Latest Apple iOS update freezes iPad2

The latest Apple update for iPad is aimed at adding new features and improving performance – but for some users is rendering their tablets useless. The technology giant is rolling out iOS 9.3 to thousands of iPad owners worldwide, but,...

The Numbers Behind Alternative Finance Revealed

The highs and lows of the alternative finance industry have been revealed in a new report. Alternative finance covers equity crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending. Cambridge University and financial charity NESTA asked leaders in the market to talk about their businesses and...

New Zealand Votes Not To Change National Flag

Voters in New Zealand have thrown out proposed changes to drop the Union Jack from the national flag. The first results of a national referendum indicate voters want to keep the national flag without any alterations. A number of new designs...

What Did Russian Air Strikes Accomplish In Syria?

After almost 10,000 fighter and bomber sorties against alleged rebel targets in Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin has pulled the plug on military operations in the war-torn country. The withdrawal follows the nervy agreement on a ceasefire between Washington and...

Queen Vic Swaps Saddles For A Race Horse

Olympic gold medallist Victoria Pendleton has swapped her bike saddle for a new saddle – on a race horse. Despite the change of ride, she has shown her champion qualities again, winning her first race over the sticks at Wincanton. Queen...

Happy Ending for Happy Birthday Legal Challenge

A judge’s ruling over the song ‘A Happy Birthday To You’ has hit the wrong note with a music publishing company that has wrongly collected millions of pounds of performances royalties for decades. A class action by musicians,  TV producers...

Australia Shakes Off Mining Collapse

The sun’s shining on the Australian economy despite a huge collapse in mining – one of the country’s industrial mainstays. Mining companies have shut and jobs have gone, but the economy is resilient and bounces back from adversity. Whether that is...

5G Is The Key That Unlocks The Internet Of Things

The key to unlocking the internet of things is 5G internet technology, according to experts demonstrating their gadgets at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The internet of things is an online framework that enables gadgets and appliances to talk...

Latest News

Trump And Teenager Go Toe To Toe Over Climate Change Spat

A David and Goliath battle between US President Donald Trump and teenage climate change campaigner Greta Thunberg has broken...

Pineapples Are The Best Way To Keep Snorers Quiet

The best remedy to stop your partner snoring and keeping you awake is a pineapple, say scientists. But the solution is not to ram the...

Millions Face Losing WhatsApp Messaging In Big Switch Off

Millions of users of the social media network WhatsApp face a crunch time within a few days as the app will go offline for...

What You Need To Know About The Deadly Coronavirus

The outbreak of  deadly coronavirus in China has led to the death of nine people and left hundreds more infected. The virus is centred on...

New App Will Stop Forgotten Signups Taking Your Money

How many times have you signed up for a trial subscription service and forgotten to cancel the payment? Everyone is guilty, but now a new...