Do you care about recycling your old tech?

As a society, we get through serious amounts of technology. What do you do with your old devices though? Sell them? Shove them in a drawer and forget all about them? We should be recycling them to help the planet…#recycle #OldDevices #Sav…

Why not use the Alexa app then? Instead of talking

Sometimes it’s easier to use the Alexa app than talk to her. Now her app’s getting a big update #alexa #app https://www.techradar.com/news/the-alexa-app-on-your-phone-just-got-a-whole-lot-more-useful

This app allows you to recover deleted or corrupted files.

Microsoft’s released an app that allows you to recover deleted or corrupted files. This is great news if you find yourself in a ‘really did not mean to hit delete’ emergency #Microsoft #FileRecovery #WindowsFileRecovery https://www…

New Undersea Super Cable Landing in Cornwall.

It’s not all cream teas and sandy beaches... Bude in Cornwall is part of Google’s new plans for an undersea super cable connecting the UK with America and Spain #technews #Google #Cornwall https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-535535…

The National Trust Suffers a Severe Hack.

The National Trust and several other major organisations are the latest victims of a big hack. Remember, cyber-criminals don’t just target the big boys. All businesses are targeted, all the time #technews #dataprotection https://www.bb…

Instagram is launching its own Go Fund Me type platform

Instagram is launching its own Go Fund Me type platform, which will allow people to raise money as they share their snaps #technews #gofundme #instamoney https://www.businessinsider.com/what-is-instagram-personal-fundraiser-donate-money-…

People love smart home gadgets, but of them listening in.

A lot of people love the idea of smart home gadgets, but hate the thought of them listening in. This cool new device stops Big Brother bother #technews #gadgets #siri #alexa https://www.wired.com/story/a-new-gadget-stops-voice-assistants…

If you’re a fan of Avatar, watch out for its animated sequel

If you’re a fan of Avatar, watch out for its animated sequel, which is coming to Netflix next month #technews #avatar #BigBlueAliens https://www.theverge.com/2020/7/21/21332813/legend-of-korra-streaming-netflix-avatar-last-airbender-ni…

Journalist robots, when is this happening? and why?

We’ve heard of robot waitresses, but now it’s been reported that Microsoft is planning to replace its journalists with robots. Can you see this working? https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/microsoft-replace-journalists-robots-a4455…

The new Apple watch aimed at children, why?

The new Apple Watch looks set to be aimed at children. Is now the right time? Could you trust your children with such an expensive gadget? https://www.wired.co.uk/article/apple-watch-kids-edition