Category: Electronics

Smartphones blamed for rise in child road deaths

The number of children killed or seriously injured on Britain’s roads has jumped by more than a fifth in the past year, and experts say that youngsters are so ...
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Take a peek at what’s on my laptop

Find out what our business travel editor has been downloading to make life easier on the road ...
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Test bench: Antivirus software for PCs and laptops

Online ne’er-do-wells are a constant threat to not only your computer but also your personal information. We assess four ways to keep them at bay ...
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How the laptop warriors can bring down a power station

cyberweapon looks nothing like a gun or a tank but it can be just as deadly. ...
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Swap your old gadgets for store vouchers to cut waste

Millions of old mobile phones and computers gathering dust in cupboards are to be put to good use under the government’s first nationwide instant trade-in service for electronic gadgets. ...
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Tech tonics: the life-improving gadgets we want

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Police fight with Amazon to call gadget as murder witness

It is one of the top-selling gadgets; an all-knowing device whose abilities range from answering questions about the weather and playing music to recommending restaurants and ordering groceries. ...
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TV advert triggered gadget to go shopping

Amazon’s latest gadget designed to make life easier has inadvertently made it a bit more complicated for some users after automatically ordering a product being discussed on TV. ...
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BA headphones ‘made in Chinese prison factories’

Passengers who have enjoyed the entertainment on British Airways flights may have used headphones made in the bleak and abusive sweatshops of a Chinese prison factory, a former inmate ...
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Apple can’t keep its hands off the TV remote

Buffetted by faltering iPhone sales, the tech giant is eyeing content producers like Time Warner ...
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