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Pasi Sachiti and Ariel Landegaard with a prototype of Hugh

Aberystwyth robotics students create an innovative way to locate books in the library

News, Technology, University News March 3, 2016 at 10:16 pm Comments

TWO ROBOTICS students from Aberystwyth University have come up with a new innovative way for their fellow students to search for library books at the University – by using a robot.
Robotics students Pasi Sachiti and ArielRead More

Priv – the final ingredient in this BlackBerry crumble

Priv – the final ingredient in this BlackBerry crumble

Lifestyle, Opinion, Technology November 11, 2015 at 9:00 pm Comments

Everyone knows the big four operating systems when it comes to smartphones: Android, Apple, BlackBerry and Windows. Recently, one of the fruits had decided to make an Android phone – and it wasn’t the one which couldRead More

5 apps you will need at university

5 apps you will need at university

Lifestyle, Student Living, Technology September 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm Comments

AS YOU ARRIVE at university this year, there are certain things that you know you’ll need, but something that you may not have considered is those apps for your smartphone that will make your university experienceRead More

Are smartwatches worth it?

Are smartwatches worth it?

Lifestyle, Technology May 25, 2015 at 4:00 pm Comments

WITH the latest technology fad becoming the use of a smartwatch – what’s all the fuss about? And, is this something that is worth getting, or just another gimmick.
With Apple Watch finally going on sale, IRead More

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Students need tech to stop procrastinating

Features, Technology December 1, 2014 at 1:00 pm Comments

A RECENT study of 1000 UK students found that over three-quarters of students procrastinate because they are distracted by technology and the internet. As someone who will methodically check Facebook and Twitter to avoid doing work, IRead More

iPhone 6: Everything you need to know

iPhone 6: Everything you need to know

Lifestyle, Technology September 29, 2014 at 5:00 pm Comments

WITH the recent reveal of the official specifications for the new iPhone 6, I take a look at what you need to know about this phone to understand why it is being hailed the biggest advancementRead More

A prototype for the 'iWatch'

Watches, OSs and the iPhone 6: What to expect from WWDC

Lifestyle, Technology May 29, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments

ON JUNE 2nd, Apple’s annual Worldwide Developer Conference will begin in San Francisco. The company will unveil the new additions to their product line-up, but what can we expect from the event?
This year should theoretically bringRead More

My week inside an RPG: Are new “real-life game” apps an organisation revolution?

My week inside an RPG: Are new “real-life game” apps an organisation revolution?

Lifestyle, Student Living, Technology April 14, 2014 at 3:00 pm Comments

THERE’S something to be said about the appeal of undertaking tasks in an RPG. Take Animal Crossing: New Leaf, for instance. I don’t know how many hours I’ve put into catching fish and picking fruit to fundRead More

New technology set to take off in 2014

New technology set to take off in 2014

Lifestyle, Technology January 25, 2014 at 10:00 am Comments

THIS year sees a number of emergent technologies finally come to the open market. Everything from Google Glass and other wearable technology to space tourism and a host of new smartphones and tablets, not to forgetRead More

The 2DS: Nintendo’s Gamechanger?

The 2DS: Nintendo’s Gamechanger?

Lifestyle, Technology November 14, 2013 at 12:00 pm Comments

THE 12TH OCTOBER was the most anticipated day in Nintendo’s 2013 calendar. Firstly, the excruciating wait for Pokemon X and Y to grace shop shelves worldwide was finally over and, less significantly, the 2DS was madeRead More