technology

Spotify Just Turned Its Most Streamed Songs Of All Time Into The Ultimate Playlist

If you’re looking to put together a playlist of bops, perhaps you should start with the recently released list of Spotify’s most streamed songs of all time. The songs that cracked the top ten will likely be little surprise to anyone who’s even…
By Mia Mercado

If You Want To Improve Your Instagram Game, These Experts Can Show You How

Social media has become an essential aspect of our day-to-day lives, and the most popular apps including the likes of Instagram have birthed an entire generation of creators and influencers. These users, which range from fitness experts to beauty…
By Sam Ramsden

A New Candy Crush Game Just Dropped & You're Gonna Be Hooked In No Time

Are you commuting RN? Are you languishing in a waiting room? Are you procrastinating instead of the umpteen things you have to do, or are you just good old fashioned bored? Well, don't worry guys, that is why the universe invented games to play on…
By Aoife Hanna

Girls Have WAY Less Access To Mobile Tech Than Boys, According To A New Study

The functions of mobile phones are vast and ever expanding: they're instrumental to our social and work lives, provide entertainment, and can facilitate learning, for a start. But a mobile technology gender gap exists, denying women and girls the…
By Emily Dixon

Snapchat Is Launching Its Own Scripted Shows — Including A True Crime Drama

Your eternal quest to answer the question “what show should I watch tonight?” just got even more difficult as Snapchat is launching "Snap Originals," featuring scripted shows and docuseries. Announced Oct. 10, the messaging app will be debuting 12…
By Mia Mercado

Princess Eugenie's Wedding Guests Will Have To Follow SO Many Rules On The Big Day

If there's one thing to tick off the bucket list with pride, it's an invitation to a royal wedding. It's a pretty prestigious event, so it's unsurprising that there are regal rules to abide by. And it'll be no different for Princess Eugenie and Jack…
By Sophie McEvoy

On The Summer Of Pokemon Go, And Everything That Happened Next

The first time you open the app you feel like an idiot. You bumble around the park at 6:30 in the morning with the other weekday runners, not sure how this is supposed to work, embarrassed that you’re even trying. You slam right into another runner,…
By Emma Lord

Instagram Is Letting You Add Friends With Tags Like Snapchat — Here's How

Adding new friends, acquaintances, real life thirst traps, etc. on Instagram just got easier. Launching today, Instagram’s new Nametag feature is available on the social media platform. Nametag works as a kind of Instagram QR code, allowing people…
By Mia Mercado

People Think The iPhone XS Has A "Beauty Filter," But It's Not What It Seems

When taking a selfie, there's only one rule: you will take more than one. In fact, you'll probably take around 50 trying to get the perfect shot. Some won't have the ideal amount of lighting, some just won't look like you, and, after a few more,…
By Lauren Sharkey

You Can Get The New iPhone Emojis Before Everyone Else — Here's How

There's always room for more emoji, and Apple is well-aware of that fact. Thousands of emoji are already available on iOS, but there are a select handful that have been missing from our keyboards for some time now — including a redhead emoji. If…
By Isami McCowan

Facebook Just Reported A Massive Security Breach — Here's How To Tell If You're Affected

While Americans were — very reasonably — distracted by some major news, Facebook was experiencing a security breach that involved around 50 million accounts, as reported by the New York Times. The breach was found on Tuesday, the way the hackers got…
By Lia Beck

Here's What Selfies Look Like Using The iPhone XS Versus The iPhone 6s

I know, I know. It's 2018, and the words "iPhone 6S" seem about as archaic as "Neopet". But even though the battery on my little 6S has reduced itself to the little engine that just can't EVEN, she is my baby and has never once judged me for all the…
By Emma Lord

You Can Use Snapchat To Register To Vote — Here's How

Today is National Voter Registration Day — and that means that it's time to make sure you can have your say in elections. The 2018 midterm elections will take place on Nov, 6, and you've probably seen predictions about the results in headlines for…
By Isami McCowan

7 iPhone XS Cases That Are Pure Swag, Because Accessorising Is Everything

Do you ever dream of a world where, when a new iPhone comes out, you get it brand new and have the top of the range one? I know I do. However, for some this is not so far off a dream. Oh no, this is a reality. And let's be honest, you don't want…
By Aoife Hanna

Amazon May Open THOUSANDS Of Storefronts Over The Next 3 Years

Are we inching closer and closer to living in a Black Mirror episode or is everyone’s life about to get more convenient? According to new reports, Amazon is opening 3,000 Amazon Go stores over the next three years. In other words, we’re all that…
By Mia Mercado

Twitter Just Shared A Super Easy Hack To Make Your Tweets Chronological Again

If you’ve been praying to the internet gods for salvation in the form of your old Twitter timeline, free from “in case you missed it” sections and strangers’ tweets that your friends liked, your prayers have been answered. Announced yesterday,…
By Mia Mercado

How To Use The New "Do Not Disturb" Function On Your iPhone For When You're Sleeping

You know when there's a new update out for iPhone and you press "remind me tomorrow" when it prompts you to update for, like, five days in a row? You won't want to waste any time downloading iOS 12. Just released on Sept. 17, Apple's latest update…
By Isami McCowan

Amazon May Have 8 New Alexa Devices In The Works — Including A Microwave

Amazon Alexa devices have taken the world by storm over the past couple years. We use them to check the weather, listen to our favorite playlists, and get answers to our most obscure factual questions. Alexa has made its mark as a household tool,…
By Isami McCowan

Here's What You Can Use That New "Measure" App On iOS 12 For

With the release of iOS 12 on Monday, users of Apple mobile devices of all kinds gained access to a ton of new apps and tools — including a surprise hit: The “Measure” app. What is the iOS 12 Measure app, you ask? It’s both exactly what it sounds…
By Lucia Peters

You Can Use The New "Shortcuts" Feature In iOS 12 To Hack Your Morning Routine

It's 2018, and by definition of being a human in this time, you are busy as all heck. With our schedules as hectic as they are, every second counts — so why not take measures to try and save some of those seconds for important things like…
By Emma Lord