10 things that happen when technology fails


#1 You stop in your tracks… waiting expectantly for the glitch to fix itself… willing it to fix itself. When it doesn’t? See #2. Continue reading

10 signs you’re addicted to your smartphone


#1 It’s the first thing you reach for in the morning… before the loo, before a cuppa, before your partner lying beside you. Likewise it’s the last thing to leave your hands at night. Continue reading

10 things that weren’t around 10 years ago


#1 Chip and PIN, 2003
Following its successful trial in Northampton in May 2003, this new more secure way to pay for goods and services was rolled out throughout the UK over subsequent months, waving goodbye to the need to let your credit card out of your sight. As early as 2005, the cost of counterfeit and fraud on lost and stolen cards was already down by nearly £60m year-on-year. Continue reading