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Earth Day: 16 environmental influencers to follow on Instagram

From eco warrior royalty Greta Thunberg to the fashion editors disrupting their pollution-heavy industry, hit follow for all the inspiration you need for a waste-free lifestyle 

Tech

How to find the right running headphones for you

Along with a good pair of trainers, decent headphones are an essential part of your running kit  

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Free Dry January apps to help you track your progress this month

From tracking how much money you save to joining a sober community, giving up booze doesn't need to be boring 

Tech

These are the best dating apps to use in 2020

With Covid bringing fewer opportunities to meet people IRL, dating apps are having their biggest boom yet. Here are the best to try out 

Lifestyle

How to get rich in a pandemic

There are pockets of money-making opportunities as the pandemic creates demand for new products and services

Tech

iPhone 12 event: everything you need to know about new Apple release

A new Apple Watch and new subscriptions expected, but you may have to wait for the phone 

Tech

Best mental health apps for sleep, anxiety and depression

From meditation prompts to wellbeing chatbots, the apps you need to know 

Tech

This new shopping tech will help you bag a sale bargain

Could this spark the end of mass end of season sales?

Tech

Google Maps will now show coronavirus outbreaks in your area

Google will demonstrate how many cases per 100,000 have been recorded in a particular area 

Tech

4 start-ups helping people make environmentally-friendly choices

Investment and interest in green tech is on the rise. Here are four companies to watch...

Tech

UK to get its first tech union to improve working conditions

The union is for anyone who works for a tech company or in the industry, whether gig economy or as staff

Tech

Best apps to help you nail student life

Nail student life with these handy apps

Tech

Apple Watch 6 review: sensor-packed watch for fitness and tech fans

Blood oxygen sensors, sleep tracking and handwashing reminders, Apple's new Watch continues the company's commitment to helping people get fitter and healthier 

Tech

Twitter is "failing women" when it comes to online abuse says Amnesty

Previous studies from the charity show women are abused on Twitter every 30 seconds

Tech

The best apps to help you nail student life

Your smartphone can be a help not a hindrance when studying 

Tech

Apple launches new Watch 6 and cheaper SE sibling

Apple's new Watch 6 is finally here and it's a good one 

Tech

Apple's iPad Air line gets much needed design and specs upgrades

Apple's iPad Air line gets much needed design and specs upgrades as part of September product event 

Tech

New app means affordable personalised skincare is a camera click away

Ditch the 10-step routine with the help of a new beauty start-up 

Tech

Best history podcasts to listen to in 2020

Learn something new in every episode 

Tech

Stint: the app matching students with part-time high street jobs

Students face mounting levels of cost at university and Stint wants to help

Tech

The next-gen wireless earbuds to try in 2020

If you haven't already cut the cord, these wireless earbuds might just persuade you 

Tech

Mastercard and Square team up to bring card payments to the Falklands

With more penguins than people, small business on the Falklands have only been able to accept cash until now 

Tech

What to look forward to in Apple's next iPhone 12 series

Apple could be releasing four smartphones in the new iPhone 12 range

Tech

This bike subscription service makes it easier than ever to get riding

We have subscriptions for streaming, coffee, even beer. Why not add a bike to the mix?

Tech

Best car hire apps to escape the city, the Covid-safe way

Wary of getting on a plane? Car hire is a safe way to getaway 

Tech

Caper is the play-inspiration app parents never knew they needed

From park exploration to building forts, Caper's stories combine fun characters with interactive activities to make play easier than ever 

Tech

Fitbit Sense smartwatch has stress management tech to keep you calm

Fitbit wants you to keep calm and carry on with its new Sense smartwatch 

Tech

Ridgeback X3 2021 e-bike review: a fast mountain bike for city streets

Whether commuting to work or heading off-road, the Ridgeback will get you there with ease

Tech

Lyft and Uber almost shut down in California last night

Uber is facing various legal challenges that have major implications for the wider gig economy 

Tech

Samsung Note 20 Ultra review: Super phone, super price tag

There's a lot to love about Samsung's new Note range, if you're willing to pay for it 

Tech

How to hack your way into a tech career — no coding required

There's no better time to get into the tech industry and a new course will help you get there, without coding skills 

Tech

What is it QAnon and why have Facebook and Twitter removed accounts?

The conspiracy group has been active online since 2017