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Is Tech The Unexplored Frontier For Mental Health Services?

The question “How are you feeling?” is one of the more common enquiries we’re likely to get. Yet, it’s often harder to open up about real emotions, especially when we’re struggling, than it is to discuss our physical health. For young people, this can be especially difficult. Nearly one in four people in the UK will experience a mental health ...

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This 4G Smart Tent Is A Glimpse Into The Future Of Festivals

When connecting with nature just feels like far too much effort you can always rely on technology to connect with you instead. To demonstrate the apex of this philosophy, EE have come up with what they’re calling the “world’s first 4G-connected smart tent”. EE Making its debut at Glastonbury and with more technology than you thought possible the smart tent ...

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NASA Discovers 10 Potentially Habitable Earth-Like Planets

NASA has discovered 10 brand-new planets which it believes are Earth-like, within the habitable zone and so could theoretically support alien life. The announcement came as part of a wider press conference which revealed that researchers had used NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope to find a staggering 219 new planets. NASA NASA’s calling this discovery its most ‘comprehensive and detailed’ using ...

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M&S Are Going To Zap Your Avocados With A Laser Instead Of Using Sticky Labels

Marks and Spencer will start labelling its avocados using lasers instead of stickers. The move, which will roll out in select stores on Thursday, is designed to be cost-effective and more environmentally friendly. The markings, which will be embossed on the skin, will include a best-before date and origin. But rest assured avocado fans, the retailer says that the “cutting-edge technology”, which ...

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These Are The Places You're Most Likely To Get Scammed In The UK

New data has revealed that where you live in the UK affects how likely you are to be scammed, and the nature of the fraud you are most susceptible to. Norfolk is a hotspot for dating scams, wealthier countries like Surrey and London are targeted for investment or regular-payment fraud, while those in rural Wales are most commonly drawn into ...

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Deadly Cancer Cells Can Be Knocked Out By Combining Antibiotics With Vitamin C

The key to stopping potentially-deadly cancer stem cells from developing into tumours could be prescribing a combination of antibiotics and Vitamin C to patients. New research from the University of Salford, Manchester, has been testing the experimental new strategy, which works like a one-two punch with knockout results. In fact, the treatment is nearly 100 times more effective at stopping cancer cell ...

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Without Fibre, Innovation Will Come To A Grinding Halt

Technology certainly drives the imagination. A friend of mine has been talking about buying up rural pubs, in Ireland, convinced that driverless cars will lead a major change in drinking habits as people socialise out-of-town again. It may happen, but then again this is a revolution that could veer off in an entirely different direction. How we all wish we ...

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Inspiring Father's Day Stories, 2017: Becoming A Dad Made Me Even More Determined To Ensure That Children's Cancers Effect As Few Families As Possible

Right now, more children than ever are surviving cancer. In late 1970s, just 2 in 5 children in the UK survived their disease for at least 5 years. Now, more than 8 in 10 children will survive cancer for at least 5 years after their diagnosis. And that’s thanks to research. But while progress has been made, too many children ...

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Sony PlayStation: A Brief Look Back At A Console That Became An Icon

While E3 2017 shows us the latest and greatest in video games it seems almost an age ago that Sony released the very first PlayStation in 1994. Boasting a state-of-the-art CD drive, the PlayStation console catapulted gaming into the mainstream. Robert Lachman via Getty Images The PlayStation was a truly universal console boasting games for both children and adults. Resident ...

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11 Of The Best GIFs To Respond To Irritating Facebook Statuses

The day we have been waiting for has finally arrived: Facebook has introduced GIFs as a reaction option across its social platform.   Perfect for when you want to be passive aggressive AF when someone has posted an annoying FB status update, nothing conveys emotion as well as a moving image of a sassy cat in a jumper.   These are ...

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