Category Archives: Technology

Move over Android? Telefonica prepare to release Firefox OS

Buying a new smartphone? Can’t decide between Google’s Android operating system and the iPhone? If your contract is up for renewal early next year, hold that thought: you might want to consider the newest …

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YouView streaming TV box to hit stores in July

Against all odds, the streaming TV service co-run by Lord Sugar has finally launched in the UK. Up until this week, nobody thought YouView would be on the market in time for the Olympics. …

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Prototype search engine uses cameras, mics and Twitter

A Scottish research team have invented a completely new way to search the internet – and we could have the chance to use it on our smartphones within the next two years. The team …

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Apple announce new Siri, new Macbooks and a new OS

Apple have announced a range of updates that will excite iPhone 4S and iPad users. The next version of Apple’s operating system, iOS 6, promises to improve on key elements of iOS 5, such …

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Vodafone and O2 sharing to speed up 4G launch

Vodafone and O2 users will soon see a massive improvement to the way they access the internet and make calls. The two mobile networks have announced that they will be joining forces – in …

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Curvy smartphones are around the corner thanks to Willow Glass From Corning

Tablet computers, smartphones and e-book readers like the Kindle are all pretty futuristic devices when you think about it. However, we could be on the verge of a new development in tech that would …

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New Wii console controller revealed – and it looks like a tablet PC

It’s E3 this week, and Nintendo have finally unveiled the controller for the new Wii console. The new version of the Wii – called the Wii U – is due for release at the …

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New YouView box will offer streaming TV – but is it too late?

Do you watch lots of streaming video on iPlayer, Netflix and YouTube? Lord Sugar is helping to launch a brand new service that could soon see you pack away that Freeview box once and …

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Google Street View could have been scanning your emails and texts

When Google sent its Street View car out to photograph the entire UK road network five years ago, nobody except Google knew that the car was collecting more than just images. Software in the …

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