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Apple’s Core iPhone Business Under Stress

The Apple iPhone 11 costs less than you think, but still means forking out a significant amount of money for an upmarket gadget. The new iPhone is Apple’s cheapest smartphone since the iPhone 8, but that doesn’t mean the price...

Android Updates Are No Longer Just Desserts

Google will be serving up just desserts for Android users - but not with the familiar pudding names that have become so popular. Flagged as Android Q, but released as Android 10, the latest software update for smart phones and...

Drones, Robots And Implants – The Future For Humans

A massive technology take over is on the way that will revolutionise our lives with robots, body implants and drones taking over many day to day tasks. Although the predictions are science fiction for the time being, scientists and technology...

Agent Smith Malware Infects Millions Of Android Gadgets

Dozens of Android phone apps on the Google Play store are riddled with malware that slows phones, drains batteries and hijacks screens. Online security experts have slammed 85 apps as fraudulent. Most are dressed as photo editing software or games to...

How The de Havilland Comet Opened The Skies To Travel

A mammoth aviation anniversary is set to pass this week - the first flight of the legendary Comet, the first jet powered airliner. The Comet first took to the air on July 27, 1949 and unlocked the door to cheap,...

How Advertisers Secretly Steal Your Login Details

Ever wondered why you those pesky adverts follow you around the internet after you have searched for something to buy online? One reason is ad spammers are stealing your email address without you knowing with secret forms. A team of web...

Cryptocurrency – The Final Frontier for Star Trek’s Kirk

Star Trek’s Captain Kirk - actor William Shatner - has crossed the financial frontier to launch his own cryptocurrency. His start-up Third Millennia is offering a blockchain solution for collectors who need to prove their ownership and authenticity of real...

Where Bitcoin Is Worth A Score Of 11 Points

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency speak have arrived as counter-cultures as they take their place in an official dictionary. Bitcoin is among a host of new words in the Merriam-Webster Official Scrabble Players Dictionary, even though the term won a place in...

Stephen Hawking’s Star Burns Bright Among The Greats Of Science

The annals of science include some great names - Darwin, Einstein, Newton and Galileo to name a few - but Stephen Hawking star burns bright among them. Hawking’s triumph is even more impressive because he fought for decades against a...

Going Underground – The Amazing Depthscrapers

While the rest of the world was planning skyscrapers reaching to the heavens, planners in Tokyo were looking to dig deep. In the 1930s, they drafted plans for ‘depthscrapers’ to defy earthquakes by building enormous buildings reaching dozens of storeys...

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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...

Flying Taxis – A Flight Of Fancy Or Reality For Commuters?

Companies are pouring millions of pounds into developing flying taxis, but is this money well spent or just a flight of fancy? The race is...

Google’s Top Trending Searches For 2019

Google has turned up some surprises in the search engine’s annual list of global trending topics. Split into nine categories and covering millions of searches,...

Crisis As Countries Fight Obesity And Malnutrition At The Same Time

In a shocking twist of fate, many of the poorest countries in the world are fighting high levels of obesity and a lack of...

How Long Will Burning Off Those Holiday Calories Take?

If you’re looking forward to enjoying a Christmas dinner with all the trimmings and other seasonal food delights over the holidays, then stop to...