Tag Archives: Technology

2012 ushers in twin tablets and budget smartphones

iPad 2 Deloitte has released its Technology, Media and Telecommunications Predictions report for the year ahead. And the research firm reckons that while 2012 is likely to see continued economic pressures in the.. more
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Research begins into technological revolution for cities

London Google Maps Imperial College London has received funding for its research into how technology can help run cities. Researchers will investigate how resources and utilities in the city can be controlled with digital.. more
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Parents send 600 texts and use Facebook to keep tabs on offspring

A new study commissioned by National Family Week has revealed the amount of technological effort parents expend keeping track of their children. Apparently an average parent sends 600 texts a year.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Oxford Dictionaries Online adds bloggable, cyber-bully, scareware…

The Oxford Dictionaries Online has added a number of new tech terms to its web-based reference service over the past year. Such as “bloggable”, which is defined as “suitable or sufficiently interesting as a topic for a blog” (something you can waffle on about). “Cyber-bully”.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Brits are early adopters of technology

A new study from Ofcom has indicated that UK citizens are keen early adopters of new communications technology. Ofcom’s fifth International Communications Market report has examined the comms market in 17 different countries. It found that UK consumers were among the best connected for broadband,.. more
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Richard Branson’s Project magazine launches on iPad

The first issue of Project, the iPad magazine from Virgin, is out today. It’s now ready to download on iTunes, with the app itself being free, but each issue priced at $2.99, according to Engadget. While we speculated that it sounded like an in-flight magazine.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Apple News: iPad, iPhone, iPod and Mac OSX, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing, iPad News, Tablet PC news

Mobile Interactive Group tops Deloitte Technology Fast 50

Mobile Interactive Group, the mobile and digital communications business, has been named the fastest growing tech company in the UK. The so-called Fast 50 league is compiled by Deloitte, and shows the 50 fastest growing tech businesses along with the percentage figures for their expansion.. more
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IBM unveils new power management chip making technology

IBM is going greener with the development of new chip producing technology for power management semiconductors. The new process integrates wireless communications into a power management chip, to create ultra-small chips which control power usage, and can communicate with systems to monitor the likes of.. more
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Ray Mears called in when technology failed

The outdoor and survival expert Ray Mears helped the police track down the gunman Raoul Moat in the thick undergrowth of the Northumberland countryside. Ray Mears has had several series on BBC2 showing how to survive in the wild, with little or no kit. This.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV

Technology makes you happier

A study undertaken by the Chartered Institute for IT claims that there’s a link between technology and happiness. Although in our experience, it’s a link that can be swiftly severed with a crash or two. Technology such as computers and mobile phones make us feel.. more
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