Should I download iOS10?

It’s been a big year for Apple. The launch of the iPhone7 in September was widely regarded as a success, with the announcement generating huge excitement over the new features, which we discussed on this site. 2016 also saw the tech giant launch iOS10, which can be downloaded on previous iPhone and iPad models. If … Continued

How can I speed up my mobile?

A slow mobile experience can be really frustrating, especially if you rely on speed for work, surfing the web, or making urgent phone calls. Fortunately, there are some simple steps you can take to make using your mobile much speedier, whether you’re using an iPhone or an Android. Keep your smartphone updated Every now and … Continued

Five ways the IoT will change our lives in the next ten years

Chances are you’ve probably heard about the Internet of Things (IoT). Already it’s helping combat climate change, influencing sports training, and revolutionizing emergency response methods. Over the next decade, we’re expecting the technology to become even more sophisticated and change our lives in new, exciting ways. Here are five ways we’re expecting the IoT to … Continued

How to stop WhatsApp sharing data with Facebook

WhatsApp has updated its terms and conditions so that the app now shares more user data with Facebook. According to the official post from WhatsApp this is to improve the Facebook user-experience, and also ensure that users see more relevant advertising content on Facebook. To be more specific, it’s your phone number that will be … Continued

How do I improve the quality of a Skype call?

There’s nothing more frustrating than setting up a conversation with a friend or family member on Skype and the video quality being poor. Frozen images, broken speech…it’s not exactly ideal for a good catch-up, is it? Fortunately, there are a few ways you can improve the service you receive. Check your settings Before you get … Continued

My password has been stolen! What do I do now?!

It is estimated that the average person has almost 30 different logins for their online lives. And with each requiring a password it’s no wonder that people choose something simple they can remember, and use it over and over again. But what happens when your password is stolen, and what you should you do if … Continued

Four ways contactless tech will change our lives over the next decade

Contactless technology is one of the most exciting innovations out there. Already, we’re making regular payments on our phones, enjoying seamless and convenient transactions. NFC tech has also revolutionized the way we travel, with most modern transport systems now offering payment via contactless cards and mobile phones. Lengthy queues, and conductors checking hundreds of tickets, … Continued

The best technology from IFA 2016 round-up

Early every September, technology journalists descend upon Berlin for the IFA Summit to learn what some of the world’s most famous brands have in store for the future. This year, some of the most fun and forward-looking tech yet was on-show, so here’s our rundown what not to miss if you’re interested in being at … Continued

Five things to learn from Apple’s iPhone 7 launch

In September 2016, Apple revealed its much-anticipated iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. It was certainly worth the wait. Apple’s Chief Executive, Tim Cook, presented the new smartphone in San Francisco and revealed a number of exciting new features. If you weren’t able to tune into the launch, don’t worry, just read on for a handy … Continued

What are Instagram Stories and Zoom?

Instagram is a popular mobile photo-sharing service owned by Facebook. It allows you to share photos with followers and has been at the center of the ‘InstaCeleb’ and ‘selfie’ cultural phenomena. However, in recent years it’s been challenged by the rise of Snapchat, an ephemeral video messaging service. Recently Instagram has introduced two new features, … Continued