What is my IMEI number and how do I use it?

The IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number is a unique 15-digit serial number for identifying a device and every mobile phone in the world has one. These IMEI numbers are stored in a database called the EIR (Equipment Identity Register), which contains information about all valid mobile phone equipment. This is because the EIR’s job … Continued

What is online credit card fraud and how can I protect myself?

Did you know that in 2018 more than a quarter of fraud took place online and 27% of victims don’t know how the fraudster got their details? If you become a victim of online credit card fraud, it can wreak havoc on your personal finances, and so it is important to understand exactly how you … Continued

Why is Instagram hiding my likes?

In early 2019 Instagram began to trial hiding its users’ likes to improve well-being on the platform. We explore this a little closer in our latest post

How to spot a viral hoax

With the number of viral hoaxes on the rise, we look how to spot them and avoid being caught out