Country goes mad as “Black Friday” infects the UK

In its latest act of cultural imperial, America's so-called "Black Friday" sales have finally become A Thing in Britain. Forget the NFL matches at Wembley - it is the Wembley branch of ASDA that has seen people going nuts trying to buy stuff at a modest discount, with all of the gusto of our American…

Artist creates ultimate self-defence jacket for the paranoid

If you're worried about being attacked in the street, then hope to hell that this creation from Japanese artist Shinseungback Kimyonghun gets picked up for manufacture by someone (I bet Samsung would do it). The premise is pretty simple - the jacket is covered with cameras and should you be attacked all you have to…

Did you know that advertisers are mining your photos too?

Have you ever had that thing where after looking up something to buy it will somehow seem to follow you around the web? Googling for a new phone one day turns into endless adverts for phones on every website you visit. It's the same on Facebook - post about something one day, and a few…

Samsung patent smelly scented smartphone

Does your phone stink as bad as you do? Some of you might find yourselves saying, "Yeah we both reek pretty badly!" others might say "No way I keep my phone in my bag, and we're both clean as a…

Star Wars: Obiwan Kenobi has been arrested. No, seriously…

Obiwan Kenobi has been arrested. That's Obiwan Kenobi of Roseville, California, not Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi of Tatooine, "A Galaxy Far, Far Away". It seems Mr Kenobi is responsible for a mini-pile up involving four cars last week. The wannabe…