Question Time ‘most tweeted about BBC show of 2018’

Question Time, The Andrew Marr Show and Doctor Who have been named the most tweeted about BBC TV shows of 2018, according to figures from TV Licensing. News and current affairs programmes dominated the list – taking nine of the top 20 places – with Newsnight, BBC Breakfast and the Victoria Derbyshire show all making…

Instagram adds voice messaging to Instagram Direct

Instagram has added the ability to send voice messages to its Instagram Direct feature, the chat section of the Facebook-owned app. Users will be able to tap a microphone icon to record and send audio messages to their friends within conversations in Instagram Direct. It will be the first time audio-only communications have been available…

Apple denies claims of iPhone sales ban in China

  Image: Press Association Chip-maker Qualcomm claims it has been granted two injunctions against Apple in China that prevent the sale of a range of iPhone handsets in the country. Qualcomm said Fuzhou Intermediate People’s Court ruled that Apple had violated two software patents held by Qualcomm linked to photo editing…

YouTube Rewind 2018 is the site’s second most disliked video

YouTube’s annual recap video celebrating the biggest videos and trends of the year has become the second most disliked post in the site’s history. The YouTube Rewind 2018 video, which was only uploaded to the site last week, has already amassed more than seven million dislikes, placing it behind only Justin Bieber’s 2010 music video…

Vodafone lifts lid on manhole covers to install new antennas

  Vodafone UK’s Senior Networks Manager Mohamed Elhabiby installing a 4G-enabled manhole and cover in Newbury, Berkshire. Vodafone is lifting the lid on manhole covers to install small antennas below street level to help improve 4G mobile coverage for customers in busy urban areas.  Vodafone is using inventive ways to expand…

Parliamentary inquiry launched into addictive technologies, including AR and VR

An inquiry into the impact of immersive technologies such as virtual and augmented reality has been launched by a House of Commons select committee. A group of MPs from the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) Committee will look into the impact of virtual reality on the future of sport, entertainment and news. It will…

Optoma launches new home £499 home entertainment projector, H116ST

Optoma has unveiled the next evolution of the popular GT760 home entertainment projector, the H116ST. Bright and versatile, this portable projector is billed as ideal for gamers or sports and TV fans who want to play the latest games or watch their favourite shows with a super size image. This new home entertainment projector has…

12 ways to reduce your business’ tax bills this Christmas?

  You may be decking your office with boughs of holly but are you making the most of some Christmas tax reliefs or ways to leverage your money this Christmas? In this guest post Jonathan Amponsah CTA FCCA, CEO of The Tax Guys 12 ways to reduce your tax bills this festive season. 1. Tax Free Business…

SpaceX Christmas delivery arrives at International Space Station

  The SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft approaches the robotic arm (Nasa TV/AP) A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies has arrived at the International Space Station – after a slight delay caused by a communication drop-out. The Dragon capsule pulled up at the orbiting lab three days after launching from Cape…