Google has got a head start over Amazon, one of its main tablet rivals, in the race to capture the Japanese tablet market. Chairman and former CEO of Google Eric Schmidt was in Tokyo for the country’s Nexus 7 tablet launch on Tuesday 25 September to speak at a special event to mark the occasion. […]
As most of you will know, Spotify has grown a phenomenal amount over the past few years. To the point where it’s competing with the likes of Pandora and Rdio. Well, news that Spotify will be launching a browser-based version of their extremely popular service is sure to please many users.
If you’re looking for a business phone, finding the right handset can be tiring. There are so many competing products, all with unique features. Finding the best handset is down to what software you are used to using or have implemented through your business. Here are our top picks for business phone solutions. Blackberry Curve […]
2012 has been a very important year for the UK from Jubilee celebrations to the world’s eyes watching us during the Olympic games. Between all these events, people have been working endlessly in their everyday life to ensure everything works like a well-oiled machine. BT has just launched a campaign called the ‘Everyday Liives’ campaign to give […]
E-book readers have become one of the must-have gadgets of recent years. The handy devices can hold thousands of books and they are much more affordable than tablet computers. Although a range of different brands and models are available, none have been as successful as the Kindle. Launched in 2007, it is now on its […]
Common hard drive failures Ever lost your holiday photos, business accounts, or work files? It’s a more common problem than you might think. Mechanical failures One of the major causes of a data loss is due to a hard drive failure, and with so many delicate moving parts requiring a sterile, dust-free atmosphere there is […]
Sony has recently released a new range of interchangeable lens cameras called the Alpha Nex series. For years, in order to achieve high quality creative photography, a digital SLR has always been the way to go. However, Sony’s new Nex series promises to shoot DSLR-quality images, yet remain as compact as a Cyber-Shot camera.
GrabCAD, the Boston-based startup that brings members of the mechanical engineering community together, has added a 3D view which it hopes will make it easier for designers to share their efforts with both clients and colleagues. Due to the expense and effort that is required to create full physical models or 3D print outs of […]
Cloning is a prime example of a biotech achievement that is already changing how we understand and deal with living organisms. It involves creating a genetic copy of an already existing living organism. This has been successfully tried in the past, though ethical ambiguity has slowed that practice.
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British Gas has recently been implementing innovative technology to improve customer service and energy efficiency in the UK. One of their most recent pieces of tech is the ‘Smart Meter’. Smart Meter’s are very similar to conventional meters installed in homes; they hide away in dormant locations in the home and are rarely ever touched. However, what makes the British Gas Smart Meter different is that it communicates with an in-home display (a Smart Energy Monitor), showing you real-time usage for Gas and Electricity.