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Smart homes: What does it mean and what are the benefits?

Smart homes: What does it mean and what are the benefits?

Voice-activated cookers, remote-controlled loos and a fridge that can tell you the weather. If someone from 1999 spent the last 20 years in cryo-freeze, then woke up and immediately took a walk down the smart home section of any leading store, they would probably think the robots had finally taken over. Detailed datasheets on household […]

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The most incredible moon landing innovations that changed the world

The most incredible moon landing innovations that changed the world

This year marks 50 years since Apollo 11 carried Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins to the moon. At the time of its blast off, Apollo 11 contained some of the most cutting edge technology available on the planet. While it may be dated now, Apollo 11s technological feats are still as impressive today as they […]

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From Super Mario Bros. to Fortnite: Top weird and wonderful gaming facts

From Super Mario Bros. to Fortnite: Top weird and wonderful gaming facts

From the first PC through to XBox One and Playstation 4, gaming is something that connects us across the world. Whether you prefer an open-world fantasy quest or a retro platform game, we can guarantee that you have picked up a video game at one point in your life. Gaming can both entertain and inform […]

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Huawei: What it is, why there is so much controversy surrounding the brand, and everything else you need to know

Huawei: What it is, why there is so much controversy surrounding the brand, and everything else you need to know

Its the company that has been making headlines across the world in 2019. Chinese technology company Huawei is the world’s number one telecom supplier and number two smartphone maker. Yet it’s a pariah in several countries, including the US, to the point that the FBI reportedly set up a sting at CES 2019. While Huawei […]

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Is a break from social media a good thing?

Is a break from social media a good thing?

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and more – chances are you have an account on one or more of these social media platforms. The rise of technology has brought with it a surge in people using social media to connect with people and businesses across the world. Not only do we have an entire world of […]

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Not just a search engine: Top facts about Google

Not just a search engine: Top facts about Google

You probably use it every day, but how much do you actually know about it? Google is so much more than just a search engine. One of the early versions of Google could process 30 to 50 pages per second. Now Google can process millions of pages per second. From a humble idea to a revolutionary […]

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Minecraft turns 10: Top facts about the hit game

Minecraft turns 10: Top facts about the hit game

Whether you’re an avid player or know someone who is, chances are you know something about Minecraft. The family-friendly game has captured the imaginations of those young and old from all different backgrounds with its simple yet fun functionality and narrative that allows you to build impressive structures and battle strange foes across a block-covered […]

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How technology is helping the environment

How technology is helping the environment

Despite being a hotly debated topic, technology is helping save the planet as we know it. Though technology may also harm Earth, environmental technology is helping make it a better place one piece at a time. Renewable energy is helping the planet by reducing greenhouse gas emissions that damage the atmosphere and using power such […]

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MLA 2019: Preferred Suppliers

MLA 2019: Preferred Suppliers

The security event of the year for the locksmith and security industry is coming to Telford this October.   Master Locksmith Association (MLA) Expo 2019 comes to The International Centre from October 4 to 6, and we’re delighted to have been listed as the preferred suppliers for the event.     In 2017 our products […]

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Detective Pikachu: Top facts about the gaming phenomenon Pokémon

Detective Pikachu: Top facts about the gaming phenomenon Pokémon

In a whirlwind of lightning, Detective Pikachu has hit our cinema screens. Based on the wildly popular gaming series, the film sees Ace detective Harry Goodman go mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son, Tim, to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth Detective Pikachu. Finding that they […]

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