Top Ten Oldest Universities Around the World

The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…
New iPhone 8 leak

New iPhone 8 leak reveals the precise dimensions of the phone’s display

We’re closing in on Apple’s fall iPhone event where this year’s iPhones will finally be unveiled. After months of iPhone 8 rumors (topped off by an unexpected leak coming directly from Apple) we have a pretty good idea what to expect from…
Apple's iPhone 8

Everything we expect from Apple's iPhone 8

Apple’s (AAPL) 10th anniversary iPhone is already one of the most important products in the company’s history, and we’re still a number of weeks away from its expected September launch. Apple's iPhone 8 As usual, the tech giant isn’t…
New Technology

The New Technology Replacing Phones & Landlines

New Groundbreaking Technology Makes Landlines Obsolete Non-cellular telephones are returning to people’s homes thanks to Internet technology that’s been around for over two decades. New Technology If you're still paying for a landline,…
mental health crisis

Why smartphone era is causing a mental health crisis in teens

The number of ways in which the smartphone has made our lives easier is vast. Whether it’s using Shazam to identify a song on the radio or having a sophisticated camera at the ready 24/7, the smartphone era ushered in by the iPhone has fundamentally…
I switched from iPhone 7 to Google's Pixel XL

I switched from iPhone 7 to Google's Pixel XL, and I have some feelings about it

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In January, I flew from London to attend a conference in the Swiss Alps (#FirstWorldProblems, I know). I arrived at night and got lost in waist-deep snow on the way to my chalet. It was very cold and very dark. There was no one else around.…

Yes, it's safe to leave your smartphone plugged into the charger overnight(See Why)

You don't have to think too hard about preserving your smartphone's battery — especially overnight. For years, the myth has persisted that plugging your smartphone in to charge while you sleep will harm the phone's battery. Though many…
iPhone 8: Rumours

iPhone 8: Rumours, release date and everything you need to know

Apple is gearing up to release its new iPhone in a few weeks' time. The upcoming iPhone 8 is expected to mark a radical change for the company as it seeks to wow users with a 10th anniversary device. The iPhone 8, if indeed it is called that,…
Apple defends complying with China over VPNs

Apple defends complying with China over VPNs

Apple boss Tim Cook has defended his company’s decision to comply with the Chinese government’s demand it remove VPN software from the App Store. Virtual Private Networks are often used to skirt censorship and surveillance in countries…