What is Facebook’s new scam-busting service?

In the UK, there is a very popular consumer advice website called MoneySavingExpert. Its founder, Martin Lewis, started the website to offer UK consumers independent advice on the best utility deals and how to cut household bills. Since then, both the website and Martin have grown in influence and are considered ‘consumer champions’. Why is … Continued

What are some innovative use-cases of Virtual Reality?

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) were the break-out technologies of 2016. The ability to immerse yourself in another environment or have your own environment morphed through technology created a real buzz and broadened our minds to the future of human-machine relationships. Nearly three years on and outside of the gaming world, it’s difficult … Continued

A Beginner’s Guide to Smart Home Technology

Smart homes, also known as connected homes, are growing in popularity. With devices available all over the house, you can create an efficient and IoT connected home with just a few gadgets. In this infographic, we take you through what your smart home could look like. To open the infographic as a PDF, please click … Continued

Innovative Uses of Facial Recognition Technology

Facial recognition technology is more than just a gimmick. It’s now in our phones, at our borders and helping us diagnose disease. The use of biometrics is revolutionizing how we verify our identities and making access to core services easier, faster and much more secure. Now, people are finding creative and innovative ways to use … Continued

5G: The Complete Guide

5G is going to completely transform our relationship with technology. It will enable reliable real-time communication and connection and unlock a plethora of new services in smart cities. Our infographic is your guide to this new network generation. To view the infographic as a PDF, please click here.

What is Google’s ‘Talk to Books’ and how does it work?

Google has released a new search feature called ‘Talk to Books’ that allows you to ask questions and get responses from within the Google Books database. This function uses AI technology which listens and responds directly to user requests by scanning sentences in books and choosing the most appropriate response. It does not keyword match … Continued