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Saturday's top deals: connected coffee makers, Echo Dot bundles, & more

Saturday's top deals: connected coffee makers, Echo Dot bundles, & more

9 hours ago   |   Android Central   |   2 articles

We spend every day trawling the web for the very best deals so you don't have to. Our very favorites from today have been rounded up below for your personal perusal and...
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Why you should stop using mobile data

14 hours ago   |   Computerworld

The worst thing about digital distraction is that the problem keeps growing. The time spent, the distraction, the damage - the toll of smartphone addiction never stops...
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Why banning phones from schools is a backward step for education

Why banning phones from schools is a backward step for education

17 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Schools and governments around the world are struggling to figure out how to deal with smartphones in the classroom. Last year, France passed a law that banned students from...
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Are free VPNs worth downloading?

Are free VPNs worth downloading?

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

There's a ton of free stuff out there on the internet, not just in terms of knowledge - and indeed misinformation - but there are literally millions of free services available...
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Burger King burns rivals with new promo

Burger King burns rivals with new promo

1 day ago   |   Creative Bloq

They say there's no such thing as a free lunch, but the latest promo from Burger King gets you pretty close. Instead of exchanging boring old money for a burger, peckish...
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Huawei unveiled the P30 Pro smartphone a touch early

1 day ago   |   Engadget   |   4 articles

Huawei might know how to build photo-centric smartphones, but the concept of web pages is apparently beyond its grasp. As spotted by Evan Blass, it unveiled an event page for...
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Mobile Connectivity in Emerging Economies

Mobile Connectivity in Emerging Economies

1 day ago   |   Pew Internet

Shopkeepers in Guwahati, India, playing a game on a mobile phone. After more than a decade of studying the spread and impact of digital life in the United States , Pew...
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1. Use of smartphones and social media is common across most emerging economies

1. Use of smartphones and social media is common across most emerging economies

1 day ago   |   Pew Internet   |   2 articles

Large majorities in the 11 emerging and developing countries surveyed either own or share a mobile phone, and in every country it is much more common to own one's own phone...
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Appendix A: About the focus groups

1 day ago   |   Pew Internet   |   2 articles

Pew Research Center conducted a series of focus groups to better understand how people think about their own mobile phones and the impact of these devices on their society...
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Appendix B: Compiled usage figures

Appendix B: Compiled usage figures

1 day ago   |   Pew Internet

A note on the table above: Respondents who did not know if their phone was a smartphone or if it was capable of connecting to the internet were classified as basic phone users...
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UFC Nashville live stream: how to watch Thompson vs Pettis from anywhere

UFC Nashville live stream: how to watch Thompson vs Pettis from anywhere

UFC's new home on ESPN+ continues today with the latest Fight Night event. The card is jam-packed in the Octagon, culminating in a huge welterweight main event between Stephen... Read more ...

4 ways social media platforms can stop hateful content after terror attacks

4 ways social media platforms can stop hateful content after terror attacks

The deadly attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others critically injured, was streamed live on Facebook by the man... Read more ...

Saturday's top deals: connected coffee makers, Echo Dot bundles, & more

Saturday's top deals: connected coffee makers, Echo Dot bundles, & more

We spend every day trawling the web for the very best deals so you don't have to. Our very favorites from today have been rounded up below for your personal perusal and... Read more ...

Safari: une faille zero-day permet de prendre le contrôle total d'un Mac

Safari:  une faille zero-day permet de prendre le contrôle total d'un Mac

Comme tout logiciel, les navigateurs web sont susceptibles de contenir des failles de sécurité. Les conséquences peuvent être plus ou moins graves. La dernière en date de... Read more ...

Dyson's V11 vacuum automatically changes its suction power to last longer

Dyson's V11 vacuum automatically changes its suction power to last longer

Last year, Dyson promised it would no longer develop corded vacuums, because, well, cords are annoying. But battery life is limited. When I reviewed the V10 last year, I had to... Read more ...

Friday's top deals: Amazon Echo Dot, ARRIS modems, and more

Friday's top deals: Amazon Echo Dot, ARRIS modems, and more

It's Friday, Friday, gotta shop deals on Friday! We've rounded up the best deals of the day below so you don't have to waste your Friday trawling the web to find the good... Read more ...

You can now play scratchcards with Bitcoin, thanks to the Lightning Network

You can now play scratchcards with Bitcoin, thanks to the Lightning Network

The Lightning Network is where all the weird and wonderful use cases of cryptocurrency micro-payments come to life. You can order a Coke, feed chickens, dispense candy, and... Read more ...

Two months on, the Honor View 20 is still one of the best mid-range phones...

Two months on, the Honor View 20 is still one of the best mid-range phones you can buy

Late last year, I flew to Hong Kong to see the the launch of the Honor View 20 first hand. This phone was notable for three reasons. Firstly, it was the second commercially... Read more ...

If you really, really want to watch the Apple 25 March event in an Apple...

If you really, really want to watch the Apple 25 March event in an Apple Store you can

Apple will host its spring event this coming Monday, 25 March in the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino. Titled "It's show time", the media briefing is expected to centre on the... Read more ...

PUBG Mobile is testing a 6-hour per day limit in India

PUBG Mobile is testing a 6-hour per day limit in India

Tencent's popular battle royale game PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is under fire in India after reportedly causing deaths in multiple instances. Some Indian cities have banned... Read more ...