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How to do influencer marketing right on Instagram

HOW TO DO INFLUENCER MARKETING RIGHT ON INSTAGRAM

The evolving nature of the marketing landscape can be tough to keep up with. Every week, it feels like there is a new strategy to follow....

China: all your WeChat data are belong to us!

CHINA: ALL YOUR WECHAT DATA ARE BELONG TO US!

Surprise, surprise: it has been confirmed that WeChat gives your personal data to the Chinese government. The company recently updated...

 
 
 
Before you celebrate Uber losing its London license, think of the drivers

BEFORE YOU CELEBRATE UBER LOSING ITS LONDON LICENSE, THINK OF THE DRIVERS

One of the worst things you can do to someone is make them question their employment status. Getting fired sucks, but there's an unmistakable...

Node CEO is the epitome of Silicon Valley's ambition and talent

NODE CEO IS THE EPITOME OF SILICON VALLEY'S AMBITION AND TALENT

Falon Fatemi is the definition of a “people person,” at 19, working for Google, she was a match-maker for business partnerships. By...

 
 
 
Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 Review: Less powerful, but so much more versatile

DELL XPS 13 2-IN-1 REVIEW: LESS POWERFUL, BUT SO MUCH MORE VERSATILE

Dell's XPS 13 has long been regarded as one of the best Windows laptops around - we said so much in our review. Since I'm one of those...

Walmart fires back at Amazon with new direct-to-fridge service

WALMART FIRES BACK AT AMAZON WITH NEW DIRECT-TO-FRIDGE SERVICE

Walmart is testing direct-to-fridge delivery, a service that taps Amazon's newest acquisition, Whole Foods, in bringing groceries not...

 
 
 
Sharing is caring: Half of all GoFundMe donations are for medical bills

SHARING IS CARING: HALF OF ALL GOFUNDME DONATIONS ARE FOR MEDICAL BILLS

Social media gets a bad rap for distracting teens and inciting political trolling, but it can also be an immense tool for compassion....

The iPhone 8 retakes ‘best camera' crown from Android, says DxO

THE IPHONE 8 RETAKES ‘BEST CAMERA' CROWN FROM ANDROID, SAYS DXO

The iPhone may have sparked the mobile photography revolution, but Android devices have matched or surpassed Apple's offering for several...

 
 
 
Why bootstrapping your startup is usually the best option

WHY BOOTSTRAPPING YOUR STARTUP IS USUALLY THE BEST OPTION

There's a gross misconception that shapes today's startup landscape: you have to raise money in order to successfully launch a scale...

Apple TV 4K can't actually download 4K video from iTunes

APPLE TV 4K CAN'T ACTUALLY DOWNLOAD 4K VIDEO FROM ITUNES

Apple's 4K TV has launched to a wealth of positive reviews, but it turns out the 4K experience comes with some odd fine print. For...

 
 
 
How an out-of-body VR experience changed my views on dying

HOW AN OUT-OF-BODY VR EXPERIENCE CHANGED MY VIEWS ON DYING

Does the thought of dying absolutely terrify you? If so, you might suffer from a condition known as ‘Existential Death Anxiety', a...

The opioid epidemic: finding alternative solutions through natural products

THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC: FINDING ALTERNATIVE SOLUTIONS THROUGH NATURAL PRODUCTS

“How did we get here?” That seems to be the automatic first response from anyone coming to realization about the depths of this country's...

 
 
 
Learn everything about Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel - for under $50

LEARN EVERYTHING ABOUT MICROSOFT OFFICE AND MICROSOFT EXCEL - FOR UNDER $50

Now's the time to really learn the full capabilities of Microsoft Office as well as its spreadsheet-friendly flagship program Microsoft...

The ultimate beginner's guide to trading online

THE ULTIMATE BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO TRADING ONLINE

Online trading gives you an opportunity be your own boss, set your work hours, work from home , and make as much money as you want...

 
 
 
Everything you need to know about ICOs

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ICOS

If you are in the startup ecosystem - or just a casual reader of tech sites - I'm sure that the majority of the fundraising stories...

Dutch court orders internet providers to block The Pirate Bay

DUTCH COURT ORDERS INTERNET PROVIDERS TO BLOCK THE PIRATE BAY

Here we go again. Notorious torrenting portal The Pirate Bay is getting blocked in the Netherlands yet another time. A court in the...

 
 
 
The ultimate guide to gaming on your crappy laptop

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO GAMING ON YOUR CRAPPY LAPTOP

Whether you want to try gaming on your PC for the first time, are looking to get back into it, it's worth noting that there's no need...

Breaking: Uber loses its license to operate in London

BREAKING: UBER LOSES ITS LICENSE TO OPERATE IN LONDON

London's transport authority, Transport for London , has said it will not renew Uber's license to operate in the city, which expires...

 
 
 
Microsoft and Facebook's 160Tbps transatlantic undersea cable carries more data than any other

MICROSOFT AND FACEBOOK'S 160TBPS TRANSATLANTIC UNDERSEA CABLE CARRIES MORE DATA THAN ANY OTHER

Over the past year, Facebook and Microsoft have been working together on an incredible project to add internet connectivity infrastructure...

Ethical hacker Inti de Ceukelaire on why he does what he does

ETHICAL HACKER INTI DE CEUKELAIRE ON WHY HE DOES WHAT HE DOES

“We can no longer just talk about cyber security, but we need to take action and prevent actual cyber wars that can affect both companies...

 
 
 



Got an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus? Do these 10 things first

Got an iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus? Do these 10 things first

Well, you did it. You pulled the trigger on a shiny new iPhone 8 or 8 Plus. Nice! Before you head out to take a squillion photos or plop it down on your new wireless charging... Read more ...

Apple iPhone 8 First Look

Apple iPhone 8 First Look

Hands-on the newly launched gold iPhone 8. Starting at $699, the new iPhone 8 features a glass body, wireless charging, improved camera, iOS 11 and louder speakers. How do you... Read more ...

Google Pixel 2: release date, features, price and everything we know

Google Pixel 2: release date, features, price and everything we know

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London is open.except for Uber - Mayor Sadiq Khan says firm should ‘play by...

London is open.except for Uber - Mayor Sadiq Khan says firm should ‘play by the rules'

Uber has sensationally been stripped of it's London operating license , with TfL ruling that the ride-hailing app company will be barred from operating within the M25. The... Read more ...

Best Qi Wireless Chargers for Your iPhone 8 or iPhone X

Best Qi Wireless Chargers for Your iPhone 8 or iPhone X

Cut the cord for your iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X with a convenient wireless charger that supports the Qi standard. Read more ...

Sometimes the internet is good - at least, to this 8-year-old girl who loves...

Sometimes the internet is good - at least, to this 8-year-old girl who loves bugs

As I hate bugs with every cell of my body, it's rare that a bug story makes me feel toasty inside. But thanks to Sophia Spencer, an 8-year-old girl who adores bugs, I'm... Read more ...

Don't underestimate the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

Don't underestimate the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

Any other year, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus would feel, well, magical. Apple‘s two new smartphones address some long-standing complaints from iPhone owners, like including... Read more ...

Amazon could be gearing up for a brand new Kindle

Amazon could be gearing up for a brand new Kindle

Amazon's wide ranging Kindle line has a model to suit all readers and budgets. At the moment its top-tier offering for the dedicated bookworm is the Kindle Oasis but that could... Read more ...

New Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon trailer shows off surfing on a Mantine

New Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon trailer shows off surfing on a Mantine

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, the next iteration of the classic Pokémon series, comes with a couple of additions that have been showcased in the Pokémon Company's latest... Read more ...

IPhone 8 is seeing some tiny launch day lines

IPhone 8 is seeing some tiny launch day lines

Apple Stores are usually faced with intimidatingly long lines on the morning of a new iPhone launch, but that largely didn't seem to the case today. As various reports and... Read more ...