Tom Fogden is a writer for with a range of experience in the world of tech publishing. Tom covers everything from cybersecurity, to social media and website builders when he's not reviewing the latest phones, gadgets, or occasionally even technology books.


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US Immigration Now Asks For Your Social Media Details

People wishing to travel to the US are now being asked to provide their social media details on visa applications, as well as their phone numbers from the past five years. These new visa rules are expected to impact 15 million people and give the US Government tonnes of data.


Huawei’s Android Alternative to be Named Ark OS

Trademark filings have revealed that Huawei is planning on calling its Android alternative operating system "Ark." Does the prospect of a new Huawei-owned operating system represent a big change in the phone market? Or will it be more of the same?


Amazon Accidenally Sells Unreleased Moto Z4 Phone

Amazon accidentally started selling the unreleased and unannounced Motorola Moto Z4. The phone, one of which was shipped to a customer, might hit the shelves in June, but there's been no word from Motorola about the phone at all. So what happened? And will it be a good phone?


Everything You Need to Know About the Huawei Ban

The White House has banned US companies from supplying both software and hardware to Chinese tech giant Huawei, in the ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing. We take a look at what it all means for consumers, Huawei, and Android.


What Brexit Means for the UK’s Tech Industry

Brexit is the spectre looming on the horizon for the British tech scene — with potential impacts on investment, diversity, and much more. We spoke to Russ Shaw, founder of Tech London Advocates to find out exactly how the Brexit will play out for the British tech industry.


OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro: Everything You Need to Know

OnePlus has announced three new phones, including the OnePlus 7 Pro with a crazy pop-up front camera, and — supposedly — the best phone screen on sale. Here's everything you need to know about the new phones, including the key features, specs, and prices.


HTC Announces Cheaper Blockchain Phone

HTC has announced the Exodus 1s, a cheaper version of its blockchain-enabled Exodus 1 phone. It's set to be released later in the year and cost between $250-300, making it the perfect way for cryptocurrency newbies to dip their toe into decentralized money.


What Needs to Change to Restore Trust in Tech

With constant news stories about tech companies breaking the law, or acting in morally dubious ways, spoke to Ali Shah, the ICO’s new head of technology policy to find out how big tech companies can restore the trust of their users.