Technology brings innovation and over the years we have seen it filter through to almost every aspect of our lives, affecting organisations both large and small, personal lifestyles, government operations and scientific and medical advancements. With this in mind, we have taken a look at how technology has evolved in the past 50 years.It was 50 years ago, in 1968, that Apollo 8 … [Read more...] about From the world’s first mobile phone to smart cities and driverless cars
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Nokia have relaunched the retro 3310. Photo: Nokia Dumbphones -- handsets that just make calls and send texts -- were set to disappear as technology moved on, but they have survived in emerging markets and among nostalgics of simpler devices in the West. Their continued appeal was underscored on Sunday in Barcelona on the sidelines of the Mobile World … [Read more...] about Dumbphones make a comeback at Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress
Update May 10th 9:30AM ET: This article was originally published on March 6, 2018 and has been updated to include video. Mobile spam calls have been a nuisance for years, but over the last few months, it’s felt to me like there’s been a surge of them. I get between four and six calls daily, and a quick survey of friends shows that I’m not alone. Every waking … [Read more...] about How to stop annoying robocalls on your iPhone or Android phone
When the entire mobile phone industry heads to Barcelona next week for Mobile World Congress 2018, there will be one notable absence: Apple. Cupertino doesn’t do trade shows. Not even really big ones like Mobile World Congress. Yet, despite its absence from the massive Spanish trade show, Apple’s influence will loom large over Barcelona’s beautiful horizons. … [Read more...] about Cult of Mac Magazine: 5 ways Apple will rule Mobile World Congress and more!
If you have been on Facebook recently, you may have seen a few of your friends update their status with this warning: ALL THE PHONE NUMBERS of your contacts are now on Facebook! Go to the top right of the screen, click on ACCOUNT, click on EDIT FRIENDS, left side of screen and click CONTACTS. You will see all phone numbers from your phone (FB friends or not) are published that … [Read more...] about How to remove your phone number from Facebook