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Drowned Your Phone? This Gadget Could Resurrect It

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We’ve all experienced the sinking feeling that comes with watching a pricey smartphone fall into a pond, toilet or swimming pool. It’s usually swiftly followed by a series of highly questionable attempts to revive the device: from dry rice and hair dryers to microwaves and ovens. Now, there’s a new… Read more »

Six Reasons You Will Want The Apple Watch Series 2

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 The Apple Watch Series 2 is here, and while on the surface it might look very similar to the original, there are some key changes and additions that mean Apple have finally created a wearable you’ll actually want to wear. Combining huge customisation options with some truly impressive fitness tracking… Read more »

The Future Of The Brexit Digital Market

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In a welcome twist of events, the May government adopted Labour Party policy this week. Described as more “Balls than Osborne”, Chancellor Philip Hammond announced that Conservative economic policy = fiscal discipline + investment for growth. Whilst this positively Keynesian economic approach is welcome, two things need to happen. Firstly,… Read more »

Security Experts Fear Massive Wave Of Cyberattacks As Hacking Code Is Leaked

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Security experts fear copycat web attacks on a huge scale after malicious code was made public over the weekend. The code, known as ‘Mirai’ source code, has been used to launch some of the largest ever cyber attacks to date and was shared on a hacker’s forum over the weekend. … Read more »

Google Pixel Phone Leaked Ahead Of Launch Event

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Pictures and details of the Google Pixel smartphone have been leaked a full day before the company was due to officially unveil them at a special event in San Francisco. The leak came courtesy of our very own Carphone Warehouse and shows off two versions of the flagship smartphone, the… Read more »

One Day Left To Fix Britain’s Internet

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When we launched the campaign to Fix Britain’s Internet ten weeks ago (alongside Sky, Vodafone and the Federation of Communication Services), our aim was to give a voice to the people up and down the country who are well and truly fed up with their internet service. Fed up with… Read more »

Why Can’t We Stop Checking Our Phones?

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I just listened to the (excellent) Chips With Everything podcast from The Guardian. This week the show focused on why people cannot stop checking their phone for notifications and in particular it was reported that many people are now waking several times a night and checking their phone each time,… Read more »

Sony PS4 Slim 500GB Review

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The PS4 Slim has been perceived by many as a difficult product to sell, except it isn’t, not even slightly. Making a smaller, more powerful, more efficient version of an existing console is something both PlayStation and Xbox have done many times before. Just look at how many versions of… Read more »

The Indestructible Tardigrade Can Survive Being Frozen For 30 Years, And Now We Know Why

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Scientists have discovered how a tiny aquatic creature survives freezing, boiling and radiation. Tardigrades’ reputation for being Earth’s hardiest animal is owed to a particular gene, new research shows. Researchers already knew that the little critters roll up to protect themselves in extreme conditions.  But scientists previously thought that they were… Read more »

Info321.com Business News Site Launches Today!

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BELFAST – A new business news website has launched in order to bridge the gap between local and global audiences. Perissos Group, a Northern Ireland based publishing and marketing firm, announced the launch of Info321.com, a business news site to cover commerce and topical news for both local and global… Read more »