Researchers studied a range of apps and found only one was effective, while others failed to spark improvements or made the problem worse
Fitness apps found to make almost no difference to users’ health
Plaintiffs claim social network’s ‘scraping’ of information including call recipients and duration violates privacy and competition law
Belinda Parmar was a passionate advocate of the digital revolution – but has started keeping her family’s smartphones and laptops locked away to protect her loved ones. Is she right to be so worried?
Yale University’s Privacy Lab using research to call on developers and Google ‘for increased transparency into privacy and security practice’
If your working day is being ruined by distractions or admin errors, try these apps to improve your focus, time management and output
Customers upload photo from magazine or social media and retailer finds a selection of similar styles to buy instantly
We now spend more time deciding what to take with us on our tablets, phones and e-readers than we do packing our bags. Here’s how to organise your digital luggage
MPs are increasingly turning to tech to coordinate political skulduggery, but their ignorance of encryption is a security risk
Rich, intelligent or just really good-looking? Why not join a dating app open only to a selected few?
Online, Uber-style booking sites replace grandparents and nursery noticeboards