Coronavirus: France gives green light to contact-tracing app

Coronavirus: France gives green light to contact-tracing app

Image copyright EPA France is set to launch its coronavirus contact-tracing app as soon as the weekend after it cleared two parliamentary votes. The country’s Senate approved its release by a vote of 187-to-127 on Wednesday evening, following an earlier...
Twitter fact-checks China amid bias row

Twitter fact-checks China amid bias row

Image copyright Retuers Image caption Mr Zhao is one of China’s most prominent spokesmen Twitter, under intense scrutiny for its use of fact-checking warnings, has added them to tweets from China’s foreign ministry spokesperson. The warning has been added...
The secrets behind the runaway success of Apple’s AirPods

The secrets behind the runaway success of Apple’s AirPods

If you started a business in an ultra-competitive space in consumer tech, and within three years it was earning more revenue than AMD, Spotify, Twitter, Snap or Shopify, you’d justifiably be pleased with yourself. Apple’s wearables, home and accessories...
Samsung QE55Q90T TV review: Should you buy it?

Samsung QE55Q90T TV review: Should you buy it?

The reasons for choosing a flagship 4K TV are obvious. You get cutting-edge technology, a stack of features and functionality and, of course, the best picture quality the manufacturer is capable of delivering. Yes, they’re the most expensive. They’re also the best....
Want more from your iPhone? Check out these expert tips and tricks

Want more from your iPhone? Check out these expert tips and tricks

We can’t blame you if you’ve been seduced by Apple’s new iPhone SE. It’s a budget device, running on Apple’s latest A13 bionic chip, packed into the body of an iPhone 8, after all. Whether you have upgraded your old iPhone SE, or only recently been inducted into the...
All the clues suggest the new Apple Watch will be aimed at children

All the clues suggest the new Apple Watch will be aimed at children

Getty Images / Apple / WIRED The Apple Watch outsold the entire Swiss watch industry in 2019. It had 55 per cent of the smartwatch market in the first half of 2020 according to a recent report. It forms part of Apple’s wearable business that’s now the size of a...