Tag Archives: Technology

BPI Asks BT to Block Access To The Piratebay

ISPs have come under more pressure to control which websites we can access as creative groups try to block illegal downloads. On Friday, the BPI asked BT to block all user access to The …

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iPhone 4S Plagued by Battery Problems

Users of the brand new iPhone 4S have been assisting Apple with troubleshooting procedures after it emerged that some phones were running out of battery power within half a day. Some users reported on …

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BlackBerry Blackout – Are You and Addict?

If you have a BlackBerry, you’ll know all too well about the problems that Research in Motion have been having over the last two days. It all started with a huge crash at the …

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New video social network from Napster team – AirTime

Did you have a Friendster account back in the day? Since then, you’ve probably had accounts on lots more social networking sites: Myspace, Bebo, Orkut, Facebook, Twitter, Google+… it seems like there are hundreds …

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Is there room for another tablet? Enter the Amazon Fire

Last week, Amazon revealed their newest Kindle – although, unlike the Kindle 3, this device is more than just an e-book reader. Amazon now sell more Kindle books than real books, and they are …

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Will you swap your iPhone 4 for the iPhone 4S?

In the tech world there’s only one story this morning – the iPhone 5. Or, to put it another way, the iPhone 4S. The lack of a brand new 5 model was a disappointment …

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Rules on broadband ads are changing

What speed do you get from your ISP? Is it anywhere near the speed they were advertising when you ordered your connection? Are you locked into a contract and unable to cancel, despite not …

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New Japanese smartphone checks for radioactivity

So your smartphone can help you to communicate, tell the time and help you navigate. It might also be able to act as a compass, a thermometer, a Tesco Clubcard and a barcode reader. …

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Are your apps over-charging you?

When you download an app on your smartphone, how do you know that your personal details are safe? You might be prone to additional charges and fees just by giving rogue apps access to …

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