It’s fair to say apps are big business nowadays. The global app market is expected to generate three billion dollars in revenue during 2020, with two thirds of the world’s population now in possession of a mobile phone. And while a sign...Read More
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The Noughties was a time of seismic social and technological change. It brought broadband into our homes, heralded public adoption of WiFi, saw the creation and emergence of social media, and established email as arguably the communication ...Read More
In the 1990s, it was common to buy a mobile phone with a network’s logo emblazoned across the chassis. Handsets were often exclusive to a particular network, while the network operators themselves were reluctant to let customers switch to...Read More
More than two years after discovery, Google has finally acknowledged that a number of its budget Android smartphone models have been compromised by cybercriminals, with backdoor malware being pre-installed prior to distribution to customers...Read More
Some of the UK’s leading mobile phone operators are seeking urgent clarification on the government’s position over the Chinese tech giant Huawei. In a draft letter to Cabinet Secretary Mark Sedwill, seen by the BBC and intended to b...Read More
BT has announced it is to shut down 270 UK offices as part of a three- to five-year cost cutting exercise that looks to save the tech giant £1.5 billion. This equates to almost 90% of BT’s current real estate portfolio. After the dust se...Read More
Ahead of next week’s annual Apple WWDC Developer conference, the tech giant has hit back at app developers who have accused it of using the store to gain a competitive edge over its rivals. Last March the music-streaming service Spotify f...Read More
For the first time Android users will be able to download the privacy-focused Tor browser from Google Play Store. While Tor has a reputation for allowing unsavoury and criminal activities to be performed anonymously, this is just a small pa...Read More
Following Google’s decision to stop supplying its Android OS to Huawei, both EE and Vodafone have announced that they would drop the Chinese company’s phones from their 5G launch. EE made their announcement as they laid out plans for th...Read More
What Vodafone giveth, Google taketh away. Following Vodafone’s decision to allow Huawei into its non-core network, Google has announced it will suspend business ties with Huawei. This means that from now on the two companies will no longe...Read More