I quit social media for a week – and here’s what happened

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“I quit social media for a week” is a pretty bold statement to make by today’s standards, but Janeen Harding thought she’d find out just how hard it really is.

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Miitomo is here in time to ruin your degree

Mii in a 'breaking news' studio

Nintendo’s first ever mobile app, Miitomo, shot to the top of the download charts when it was released at the end of last week. Gregor Smith tries to explain why.

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Could your phone be a powerful revision tool?

Technology is a really useful tool when it comes to organising yourself. Photo: Johan Larsson/Flickr.

There are lots of apps out there that can help with your revision timetable, organise your tasks, or even keep you motivated – you just need the right one for you.

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New iPhone SE released tonight


The wait is finally over. A new iPhone will be unveiled this evening but not the one you’re expecting. Apple will reveal the new iPhone SE which cosmetically will match the appearance of the current 5S with a slightly boxier shape and a smaller screen.

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Tech gifts to put on your Christmas list this year

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If you look outside, it may not feel like Christmas just yet, but it is certainly coming, and it’s coming fast…

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Do we really know how to charge our smartphones?

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Our smartphones are our pride and joy and life without them can be especially tough. Like when, for example, the battery dies.

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Better Conversation Week

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November 24th – 3oth is Better Conversation Week. Becky Lancashire tells us why it’s so important.

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