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Britain falling behind mobile phone coverage targets

Britain's mobile phone users are suffering an "unacceptable" level of signal coverage, despite billions of pounds spent trying to improve the network. A report by...

Will Uber row slow the smartphone revolution?

Uber likes a fight - ask its competitors, as well as various law courts around the world. Then again, so does the GMB union.So this...

Apple hikes UK computer prices by around 20%

Apple has upset customers by raising its computer and laptop prices by around 20%. In the latest blow to UK shoppers since the decision to...

Uber drivers should get holiday pay and minimum wage, tribunal rules

Two drivers have won a landmark tribunal case against Uber over workers' rights. The drivers claimed that the private hire firm acted unlawfully by denying them sick pay, a...

Twitter job cuts: Nearly one in 10 roles to go worldwide

Hundreds of jobs are to go at social media group Twitter after it said it will cut around 9% of its nearly 4,000-strong workforce.  The...

Twitter axes video app: What are the most watched Vines?

Twitter has announced it is closing its six-second video sharing app Vine. In a blog, the video platform said nothing is happening to the apps,...

RIP Vine: Why is Twitter dumping video sharing app?

If you wanted further proof that Twitter is getting down to the grim and boring business of running a profitable company, killing Vine is...

Samsung’s mobile profits plummet after smartphone recall

Samsung's discontinuation of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after handsets overheated has almost wiped out profits in its mobile division. Scrapping the device...

Apple iPhone sales fall despite Samsung woes

Apple's iPhone sales have fallen for a third straight quarter, despite 'big screen' rival Samsung's problems in the smartphone sales war. The world's most valuable...

Scientists fly high to tackle rising air pollution levels

Scientists have taken to the skies as part the most comprehensive ever assessment of Britain's air pollution. Researchers from the Natural Centre for Atmospheric Science...