New Apple update will give us racially diverse emojis

Emojis in a full range of skin tones, as well as ones showing same-sex relationships, are finally coming to our keyboards. Apple are said to be ... Full story

Did you get a Gmail from me? But I never sent it to you...

Stop, don’t click on that ‘send’ Gmail button yet – check who’s in the recipient’s field. See? Google says it is investigating issues with ... Full story

Google’s Larry Page has launched a mortgage calculator

GOOGLE is helping property owners calculate mortgage repayments with a new tool that it hopes will help boost users of its search engine. The tool, ... Full story

Microsoft is phasing out Internet Explorer for Spartan browser

Remember Internet Explorer? Well it’s being phased out to make way for the angry-sounding Spartan browser. Spartan will replace Internet Explorer on Microsoft’s Windows 10. Experts behind it ... Full story

SplashData released list of 25 most common passwords found on the internet in 2014

PASSWORDS offer a sense of security for your personal data, although it appears some people just can’t grasp the concept. In what is fast becoming ... Full story

Twitter sues FBI and US Department of Justice

TWITTER is suing the FBI and the Department of Justice to be able to release more information about government surveillance of its users. The social ... Full story

Great white sharks are secretly plotting to take down the internet, says Google

Great white sharks fill most people with pure terror… ever since Jaws at least. But the colossal sea beasts are now threatening our everyday lives on dry ... Full story

Inventor of Pop-up ad Ethan Zuckerman says, ‘I’m sorry’

AFTER clogging computer screens with webcam girls and male enhancements for two decades, the inventor of the pop-up has finally apologised. Ethan Zuckerman, the head ... Full story

This teen, Samm Newman, was deemed ‘too fat for Instagram’ after it closed her account

SAMM Newman, 19, was shocked to discover this image that she uploaded to Instagram was deleted. Hours later her account was deactivated. The student is ... Full story

Google speed test lets you test your ISP’s YouTube performance against the competition

GOOGLE has launched an online tool to compare the video streaming quality of your internet service provider against the competition. A Google blog post has ... Full story