Dear Facebook, Stop Turning Everything Into A Snapchat Story Clone

Snapchat story clones are cropping up everywhere in Facebook-owned apps and it’s not necessary. Would you ever want to post the same story across four different platforms? Or course not.

Dear Facebook, Stop Turning Everything Into A Snapchat Story Clone

This Zelda Fan Controls His House With An Ocarina

Forget everything you knew about smart homes and the Legend of Zelda… One particular fan has managed to create a home automation system that is controlled by playing the Ocarina.

This Zelda Fan Controls His House With An Ocarina

‘Harry Potter GO’ Is Not Real – Stop Being Stupid And Think Before You Share Fake News

Following the instant success of Pokémon GO in summer 2016, rumours began that developer Niantic was working on another game – simply named Harry Potter GO. This is fake news, so please stop sharing it.

‘Harry Potter GO’ Is Not Real –  Stop Being Stupid And Think Before You Share Fake News

Hackers Can Now Take Control Of Your Smartphone Using Sound Waves

A team of researchers have done something incredible yet terrifying - using sound waves to hack a smartphone, using a method that could be used to theoretically control any technology with an accelerometer.

Hackers Can Now Take Control Of Your Smartphone Using Sound Waves

Robot Crawling Jelly Baby Can Operate On You From The Inside

I get it - the headline sounds terrifying. But Switzerland’s EPFL has just invented a medical masterpiece that could help to reinvent robotic healthcare. These gelatinous machines could soon be crawling around your insides and performing operations.

Robot Crawling Jelly Baby Can Operate On You From The Inside

Study Shows No Long-Term Effects Of Violent Video Games On Aggression levels

A study has found that violent video games have zero long-term effects on a person’s empathy, no matter how little or how much they play.

Study Shows No Long-Term Effects Of Violent Video Games On Aggression levels

Calm Down, News Media - Snapchat Is Not Failing

The media has had a field day, following the IPO of Snap Inc. The camera company is either “running on old ideas” by reportedly working on a drone, or at the worst, you and “all your friends” are leaving Snapchat.

Calm Down, News Media - Snapchat Is Not Failing

We Now Watch One Billion Hours Of YouTube Daily

YouTube is a perfectly programmed bad habit for many - starting with just one video and spiralling into hours of random content that you can’t help but continue watching. Well, the video service just reached a new milestone as people around the world are watching a billion hours of video every day.

We Now Watch One Billion Hours Of YouTube Daily

Mobile World Congress Proves That Smartphones Are Boring - We Deserve Better

There are no two ways to say this - smartphones are boring and Mobile World Congress has exposed this. If the biggest news story coming out of Barcelona is the return of Nokia's feature phone, then we have a problem...

Mobile World Congress Proves That Smartphones Are Boring - We Deserve Better

Peace Out, Earth! NASA Found Seven Potentially Inhabitable Planets Orbiting Nearby Star

A group of seven exoplanets have been found orbiting the star, known as Trappist-1, by NASA. This amazing discovery has raised hopes in the hunt for alien life and other planets for the human race to colonise.

Peace Out, Earth! NASA Found Seven Potentially Inhabitable Planets Orbiting Nearby Star

Stalkscan Shows You Just How Much Of Your “Private” Facebook Activity Is Actually Public

It’s a common story - you access Facebook’s privacy settings and lock down your account, to prevent your data falling into the wrong hands. But how much of your activity, in spite of changing those settings, is still public? Well, a Belgian white hat hacker made the site ‘Stalkscan’ to find out.

Stalkscan Shows You Just How Much Of Your “Private” Facebook Activity Is Actually Public

Snapchat Spectacles Review: Do They Hold Up Without The Hype?

Now that Snapchat Spectacles are available online, the sheen of vending machine-related exclusivity is now off. That makes this the perfect time to post a long term review of my own pair.

Snapchat Spectacles Review: Do They Hold Up Without The Hype?

One Step Closer To A Healthcare Breakthrough... Indian DNA Fills Gap In Worldwide Genomics Data

Global Gene Corp and GA4GH (Global Alliance for Genomics and Health) are delighted to announce the launch of ggINDIA, the first ever beacon for Indian genomics data. This Beacon joins those already on the Wellcome Genome Campus supplied by EMBL-EBI and the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute. I will get the obvious question out the way - what on Earth is genomics data? Let's find out...

One Step Closer To A Healthcare Breakthrough... Indian DNA Fills Gap In Worldwide Genomics Data

Having Trouble Sleeping? Researchers Say Go Camping Without Your Smartphone

Struggling to sleep? You’re not alone, as 22% of Britons feel the same way. Luckily, research has found a cure - spending time outdoors away from artificial light sources, such as your smartphone or laptop. Doing this can reset your biological clock and help you sleep longer.

Having Trouble Sleeping? Researchers Say Go Camping Without Your Smartphone

The Latest iPhone 8 Leaks Reveal Dramatic Redesign And A Long-Awaited Feature

With the tenth anniversary of iPhone being this year, many of us are expecting a big redesign with new features - that is exactly what the “best Apple analyst on the planet” has said. Finally, late to the party, wireless charging will be coming to Apple’s smartphone this year.

The Latest iPhone 8 Leaks Reveal Dramatic Redesign And A Long-Awaited Feature

The Twisted History Of VR Starts In The 1860s

When photography was invented in the early 1800s, it wasn’t long before people realised that you could develop a 3D image if you overlaid the same image at a slightly different angle. This gave birth to Victorian Stereoscopes, which was the first step the human race took towards 3D pictures, movies and Virtual Reality.

The Twisted History Of VR Starts In The 1860s

Facebook Has Some Marketing Tips To Exploit Lonely People On Valentine’s Day

Breakups are an inevitable part of life – one that we all hate. But it’s good news for social media marketers, as Facebook has some top tips for brands on promoting their products to newly single people.

Facebook Has Some Marketing Tips To Exploit Lonely People On Valentine’s Day

This Wearable App Uses AI To Detect Emotions With Amazing Accuracy

Researchers at MIT have built a smartwatch app that can detect emotions presented through non-verbal communication, serving as a “social coach” for people with anxiety or Asperger’s.

This Wearable App Uses AI To Detect Emotions With Amazing Accuracy