Two Nigerian school girls between the ages of 10 and 18 will go home each $10,000 richer, as a global technology entrepreneurship program for girls, Technovation challenge, kicks off the 2015 edition. Technovation is a programme designed by Iridescent, a science-education non-profit organization that helps engineers, scientists and high-tech professionals bring cutting edge science, technology [...]
If you sleep with your phone under your pillow, or check Facebook before doing anything else in the morning, you may have an unhealthy ‘digital diet.’ A team of Californian developers has created an app that helps people track how much they use their phones, and specific apps - and weans themselves off, if necessary. [...]
If you've ever woken up full of regret about the messages you sent the night before, or you've sent a text to the wrong person, a new app could solve your woes. Called Strings, the free app lets you remotely remove all traces of your inappropriate comments before the recipient ever gets the chance to [...]
It happens quite often; someone calls you with a hidden number pretending to be calling from outside your location. He escapes because you cannot read the numbers or decode the call. You can even fall victim to the sharp scheming of a local fraudster who claims to be smatter just by adding the #23# code [...]
Nightmare for Maths Teachers: Now there’s an app that uses phone camera to solve any equation it sees!
Wow! Maths teachers will definitely hate this. A new app can solve any equation it sees - allowing students to cheat in class or when doing their homework. To use the PhotoMath app, developed in Croatia, users simply point the phone's cameras at the formula - and the answer almost instantly appears on screen. 'It [...]
If you’re keen to learn a new language, or improve your number skills, a new app claims to make you a pro in a matter of weeks. The free UnlockYourBrain Android app teaches languages, history, plus a range of other tailored subjects - and independent tests found it can even double maths skills in 14 [...]