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Digital wellbeing feature monitors your YouTube viewing habits

The new Google digital wellbeing feature tells you how much time you’ve spent watching videos on YouTube. Just to make you feel good about yourself. YouTube has added a digital wellbeing feature...
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Relive Windows 95 from a PC or Mac

You can now take a trip down memory lane and relive Windows 95 – and imagine you’re using an old Compaq desktop PC. Developer Felix Rieseberg has turned the classic Windows operating...
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Google photo books now available in UK

With Google photo books the company will automatically pull out your best quality photos and put them into an album for you. For a small price of course. Google is bringing its...
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PlayStation VR headsets have sold in their millions

PlayStation VR headsets connect to the PlayStation 4 console. PlayStation VR has sold more than three million units, maker Sony has revealed. PlayStation VR headsets plug directly into PlayStation 4 consoles to play...
Android Pie Review

Android Pie review

Our Android Pie review finds shortcuts make a difference. We tested Android’s latest operating system on a Pixel XL 2 smartphone. Android is always a tough operating system to review because it...
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How to turn off Google tracking

Want a break from Big Brother? Here's how to turn off Google tracking. In a recent blog article we wrote about how a report found that Google’s services continue to record your...
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Google tracks your movements

Many of the tech giant’s services on Android devices and iPhones store location data, so Google tracks you even if you tell it you do not want this. Google records your movements...
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You can now play Facebook Messenger augmented reality games with friends

Watch as rockets and other virtual objects take over your screen with the new Facebook Messenger augmented reality games. Facebook users can now play augmented reality games with friends and family through...
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What is Android Pie?

As Android Pie begins to roll out here are all the new features you can expect to see on your smartphone. Google has begun rolling out an updated Android operating system by...
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Google Maps Globe Mode launches

With Google Maps Globe Mode the search giant and ruler of the world has decided it’s time to round things up… Google Maps users may notice something a bit different when they...
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Scroll Free September: Will you quit social media?

Social media users are being urged to stop scrolling through sites for a month as part of a new campaign called Scroll Free September. The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) is...
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What to do if your iPhone overheats

Have you seen Apple temperature warning? But what should you do if your iPhone overheats? The recent hot weather in the UK is not just leaving people overheated, many are reporting their iPhones...
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Finally. Skype call recording feature goes live

Great news for bloggers, podcasters and anyone who wants to review where they went wrong in that online job interview. The new Skype call recording feature is sure to be popular. Throughout...
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New Google job search feature for UK workers

Job seekers will be able to ask Google to find “jobs near me” as the company makes its first foray into the UK’s recruitment sector.The new Google job search feature will make...
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Notepad changes for the first time in decades

Yes the long-neglected app is finally getting some TLC as Microsoft announces Notepad changes. Microsoft is planning to roll out some new features to its Notepad app for the first time in...
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£500,000 Facebook fine for breaching DPA

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) intends to punish Facebook to the tune of £500,000 for breaching the Data Protection Act. But they may have got away light. An expert claims the Facebook...
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Google reads your emails

Did you know Google reads your emails? Not all of them of course but third-party app developers can read some users’ Gmail messages. Google has confirmed this following concerns over privacy. Questions...
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Facebook snooze button tested

The new Facebook snooze button will allow users to temporarily hide topics they want to avoid. Like the latest England score or the shenanigans on Love Island. Facebook is testing a new...
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Apple Schoolwork app for teachers is now live

The free Apple Schoolwork app to set student assignments and monitor progress is now available to teachers. The Apple Schoolwork app was first announced at the technology giant’s annual developer conference –...
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Apple closes iPhone security gap

No need to worry about the feds hacking your iPhone and finding those holiday snaps you were hiding from your partner. After several high-profile battles between law enforcement, hired hackers and...