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December 6, 2018 7:26 AM O2 urgently investigating as data services stop working

Users complain that they can't access the internet on their phones as the network says it is doing all it can to fix the problem. The problem is also affecting customers of Sky Mobile, Tesco Mobile, Lyca Mobile and GiffGaff - which all use O2's infrastructure. The network said: "One of our 3rd party suppliers has identified a software issue in their 6

November 23, 2018 11:10 AM Google Black Friday Deals: Pixel 3, Pixelbook, Home Hub, Mini and Chromecast price SLASHED

Black Friday is finally here. One of the biggest consumer days of the year has finally rolled around, and we're seeing many companies outlining some great deals in celebration. Perhaps some of the best deals we're seeing are coming from Google, who have slashed prices on many lines of their tech - from Pixelbooks to Pixel 3 phones. Google Home devices 10

November 11, 2018 7:48 PM 'Log off and talk to your children'

EDUCATION Secretary Damian Hinds has issued a "must do better" note to parents who spend too long staring at phones and tablets at the expense of caring for their children. Mr Hinds is launching an initiative to support parents to teach their children to read and write before they go to school. The summit is part of Mr Hinds's plan to support parents 13

October 27, 2018 8:21 AM Parents who ban ‘screen time’ unaware they are raising a twat

PARENTS who have banned their child from ‘screen time’ do not realise that they are raising a twat. Tom and Helen Booker do not allow their son to look at phones, tablets, laptops or televisions in the belief that these privations will somehow turn him into a genius. However, the Bookers are unaware that he is far more likely to become an unbearable 15

October 26, 2018 11:01 AM Gang sentenced for using drones to drop drugs in prisons

Six others involved in the plot were given suspended jail terms and a community order. The sophisticated operation was headed by 31-year-old Lee Anslow who orchestrated around half of the flights from behind bars at HMP Hewell in Worcestershire. When police searched his cell they found drugs with an estimated prison value of £20,000. The value of drugs 17

October 24, 2018 10:25 AM Watching porn on public transport only okay if it’s a rail replacement bus

TRANSPORT chiefs have confirmed that watching pornography on the bus is unacceptable unless it is a rail replacement bus. Operators of public transport have agreed that the growing trend for men to view porn on their phones in the presence of other passengers is offensive and must halt immediately, with one exception. A department of transport spokesman 19

September 5, 2018 10:19 PM Apple won't launch an iPhone with in-display touch ID but it could release the 'XS MAX' model

Apple won't launch an iPhone with in-display touch ID, report claims (but its 6.5-inch Plus model could get the unusual name, 'XS Max') Apple is widely expected to launch three new iPhones at its annual September event next week. It comes as separate reports have indicated Apple may ditch its idea of introducing an in-display Touch ID. Many believe Apple 26

September 4, 2018 9:25 PM The smartphone of the future? Chinese firm releases 'wearable phone' that wraps around your wrist

The flexible phone you can wrap around your wrist: Chinese firm to take on Apple with radical handset Chinese phone manufacturer Nubia has released a prototype device that's part smartwatch and part smartphone. The gadget attempts to make the sci-fi dream of a screen that wraps around the user's wrist a reality. Nubia Alpha, which was featured at the IFA 2018 conference 28

August 20, 2018 7:06 PM Strictly Come Dancing: Lee Ryan and Paralympian join line-up

Lee Ryan is bringing his boy band moves to the Strictly dance floor as he becomes the 12th celebrity contestant. The Blue singer and former EastEnders actor said he was "so excited" to be part of the BBC One show. He follows bandmate Simon Webbe, who was a runner-up on the programme when he took part in 2014. Joining him will be Paralympian Lauren Steadman 17

August 18, 2018 8:33 PM 'Dumb phone' sales on the rise as smartphone users hope to switch off

Mobile handsets that simply make calls are being marketed as an escape from constantly being connected to social media and apps. Sales of so-called dumb phones have seen an increase for the first time in years. Phones that simply make and receive calls are known in the industry as feature phones and are being marketed as a means to switch off from the constant 19