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

How to recycle your old mobile phone

You may be surprised to learn that the average person gets a new mobile phone every 18 months. As such, it is estimated that some 77 million phones are lying around unused in the UK alone. With these astonishing numbers only likely to increase in the future, it is important to realize that throwing your … Continued

How to screenshot on your Mac and PC

It can be confusing to work out how to screenshot on different devices, so we’ve listed out the process for your Mac and PC in our latest post

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

What is card-not-present fraud?

Card-not-present fraud accounts for billions of dollars in losses worldwide for online merchants. We take a closer look at what it is in our latest post

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