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  • Mystery repeating energy bursts in deep space 'could be aliens'

    January 9, 2019 7:19 PM 10

    Most believe the signals come from black holes or neutron stars, but some scientists argue they could be evidence of alien life. The fast radio bursts (FRBs) are millisecond-long flashes of radio waves of unknown origin, and scientists have formulated several different theories as to how they might be generated. Most believe the signals come from powerful

  • Billionaire overtakes chicken nugget boy for most-retweeted tweet

    January 7, 2019 8:53 AM 11

    Yusaku Maezawa's promise to giveaway 100m yen has become the most retweeted-tweet of all time. The record now belongs to Yusaku Maezawa, who has pledged to give away 100m yen (£725,000) to his followers. Mr Maezawa is a Japanese billionaire and the founder of Zozotown, the country's largest retailer. His social media success means Carter Wilkerson, who was retweeted

  • Nokia 6 2018: Everything you need to know about Nokia's latest phone

    January 1, 2019 12:40 PM 14

    • Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor makes the Nokia 6 up to 60% more powerful than the Nokia 5. • A dual sight camera which lets you use the front and back cameras at once for a unique #Bothie. • Painstakingly designed body with a 5.5 inch full HD laminated display. Nokia has managed to knock their follow-up to the Nokia 5 out of the park, jampacking

  • Nokia 1: Everything about Nokia's latest easy-access feature phone

    January 1, 2019 12:30 PM 14

    • Specialised apps from Google which run faster at small memory usage. • Despite being a basic device, Nokia is still treating customers to a 5 megapixel rear camera and a 2 megapixel selfie cam. While not a flagship phone from Nokia, the Nokia 1 is an easy access feature phone, built for everyone. Nokia hasn't skimped on their latest phone, which has a roomy

  • Nokia 7+: Everything about Nokia's sleekest new phone

    January 1, 2019 12:15 PM 16

    Nokia has been knocking it out of the park recently with some pretty special phones, and the 7+ is no exception. Designed to out-sleek its competitors, the Nokia 7+ has a beautiful finish with a ceramic feel, and its affordable. A 5.5 inch HD display means that it doesn't only feel good, but you can watch whatever you want in high quality, and 4GB of RAM means

  • Nokia 8110 reloaded: Everything you need to know about Nokia's unique redesign

    January 1, 2019 12:05 PM 26

    It's a hark back to the phones of the early noughties with a slide out keyboard, but it comes with all the modern must-haves. Featuring a Qualcomm® 205 Mobile Platform for speedy and powerful use, you'll be able to access an app store, and a great selection of Google apps with it. As a feature phone, it comes with fairly little in terms of content, but makes

  • Land Rover Explorer Phone: Everything you need to know about the Land Rover phone

    January 1, 2019 12:00 PM 10

    The Land Rover Explore is the ultimate adventure phone, allowing the owner to take it anywhere, in any conditions. The rugged new phone is packed with software features that the average outdoorsman will find useful. These include topographic mapping options from ViewRanger with an AR Skyline feature. The Land Rover phone also comes with an extra battery

  • Russia's state-of-the-art robot exposed as man in costume

    December 13, 2018 6:31 AM 21

    The robot appeared to dance and speak, but viewers on social media were adamant there was more to the machine than met the eye. The Rossiya 24 news channel broadcast footage of what it presented as Boris the dancing, singing robot at a technology forum for school pupils. But viewers and other journalists spotted some human-like movements and other discrepancies

  • Gloucestershire street has the UK's slowest broadband with a film taking 102 hours to download

    December 11, 2018 5:10 PM 19

    An hour's drive away in Birmingham the same movie would be ready to watch in just four minutes. Greenmeadows Park in Bamfurlong, Gloucestershire has average download speeds of 0.14mbps, which is 1,899 times slower than Abdon Avenue in Birmingham, where the average is 265.89Mbps. The different means those in the Greenmeadows Park houses have to allow

  • O2 customers to get credit compensation for data outage

    December 7, 2018 1:20 PM 18

    The UK's second largest mobile operator, which has more than 25 million customers, saw disruption to its network begin at around 5am on Thursday and last for most of the day. The firm said 3G was fully restored by 9:30pm on Thursday, with 4G services back up at 3.30am on Friday. :: Pay monthly customers, SMB business and mobile broadband customers will be credited