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Facebook is the new AOL

The '90s are back.<p>They’re back in fashion, they’re back in music, and they are most certainly back in technology.<p>In a way this makes sense; the top end of the Millennial generation was just entering high school in the '90s, and now they’re in the workplace and armed with spending power, so it’s …

The rise of the 'inbetweenie' model

The debate about fashion and body image is rarely silent, but this week it roared – with a new focus on a Calvin Klein campaign featuring Myla Dalbesio, a model who is approximately a UK size 14. In the fashion industry, this qualifies as plus-size – most models are a UK size six to eight – a fact …

Learn these four oft-overlooked iOS 7 tips

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iPhone 6 will finally make NFC payments a big deal

The iPhone 6 is going to attempt to replace your wallet, according to a report from Wired, claiming Apple’s mobile payment system will debut as a major feature in the iPhone 6, and NFC is a key piece of the puzzle.<p>Apple’s mobile payments platform will take on Google Wallet, Square, and others this …

Android keyboard maker Minuum previews variable-height keyboard for iOS 8

Minuum, which has existed on Android for a while now, has announced that it is bringing its custom keyboard to the iPhone with iOS 8. Minuum is trying to stand out from the crowd with a particularly novel gimmick — you can change the height of the keyboard to save space or expand it to return to a …

new product!

As regular readers will know, it’s been a busy time here at Pi Towers recently with the launch of our new website, free educational materials and £1m …

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Welcome to the (BBC) Future

Inside Flipboard / February 15, 2013<p>The brilliant sci-fi writer William Gibson once observed: “The future is already here—it’s just not very evenly …

18-year-old’s invention can recharge a cell phone in 30 seconds

A teenager from Saratoga, California took home one of the top prizes at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair late last week after …

'Phones for all pupils’ to close the digital gap

A council is considering giving children smartphones when they get to school to end the “digital divide” between rich and poor pupils.<p>A ban on 24,000 pupils using their smartphones in 62 primary and secondary schools in Aberdeen is to be lifted, with teachers instead encouraging their use as a …