One of the best gadgets I’ve had the pleasure of testing out this year has been the HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio on Three. It’s a mouthful to say and a bit awkward to hold - but the phone is undeniably slick. I’d even go so far to say it’s one of the best phones out there for music geeks , as you simply cannot go wrong with Beats....
23 Dec 2011 15:00 GMT
There will be a lot of Little Monsters feeling less than festive this morning, after an online phishing scam fooled over 100,000 Lady Gaga fans.Posts on the singer’s Twitter and Facebook pages offered fans a chance to win a “Lady Gaga Edition iPad”. They were then asked to click on a link ...
20 Dec 2011 15:02 GMT
As a gadget loving girl & web designer, I'm often the first person to adopt new technologies & social media channels. I jump onboard and never look back. I love how open, connected and awesome our world has become as a result of the ever-changing web & our mobile devices. I can't imagine my life without having everything I need or want at my fingertips. It's easy to communicate, it's easy to network, and it's also easy to get completely overwhelmed...or addicted.
19 Dec 2011 14:03 GMT
With news that Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has taken to Facebook to try to address the skepticism of its citizens (with the predictable results: a few thousand apparent likes and more than four times that number of skeptical comments), one might be inclined to think that here's a good indication of the importance of social media. The titular head of the authoritaria...
15 Dec 2011 12:18 GMT
As I've said countless times before, we need more women in technology. (Wait! Don’t go!) We need more female entrepreneurs, we need more women working at start-ups and companies for many, many reasons.
14 Dec 2011 14:19 GMT
Christmas is upon us, which means many of us will be headed back to our older relatives homes for a visit, right? Now, perhaps your parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles or loved ones have their finger on the pulse when it comes to the internet, gadgets & mobiles. In which case, this article might be a bit irrelevant to you, my friend. This is for folks who've got parents or relatives like mine: they're desperately behind the times when it comes to everything tech. My mum still cons...
13 Dec 2011 12:30 GMT
Christmas and the holiday season are the perfect times to get everyone else to buy your techy, slightly more expensive geek gifts for you. Am I right?If you love nothing more than spending Christmas morning charging, reading the directions for and setting up a shiny new gadget, I’ve got a handful of perfect things to add to your wish list, or to buy for the geeky lady in your life.
05 Dec 2011 13:00 GMT
Everyone loves Angry Birds. From the young to the old, the first few bars of the theme tune make everyone happy and the act of thrusting hot-tempered birds through wood, glass and cement in effort to knock over egg-stealing pigs thrills the masses. Who knew. Angry Birds is everywhere - even space - and Rovio have expanded their winged empire from plush toys and ke...
30 Nov 2011 16:00 GMT
These days everything is making the move to a paperless, completely digital way of life - everything from books to maps to newspapers.But, every now and again, we hear about some new product that proves that there is still a "paper" gap that needs to be filled. We've seen this with the re-invention of Poloroid and even by
29 Nov 2011 17:17 GMT
Speaking out about online harassment constitutes "over-reacting" for some. So how far does it have to go before it becomes worth bothering about?In recent weeks the long-running debate about the way women are treated online has finally hit the news, with bloggers, journalists and public figures from numerous countries weighing in on how much of a problem it is.
23 Nov 2011 14:00 GMT