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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TikTok Under Investigation on Multiple Fronts

Video-sharing app TikTok is under fire in the UK for its 'exploitative' digital gift system that has seen children rack up huge bills during stars' live streams. On top of this, the UK's privacy watchdog has promised to investigate TikTok's "completely open" messaging system.


Firefox Could Get an Ultra-Secure ‘Tor Mode’

Firefox and the Tor Project are, apparently, working on developing a new private mode for Firefox with even more proection and security thanks to Tor's server layering tech. So, what will that mean in practice? And, does it make Firefox a more enticing Chrome alternative?


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.


iPhone Troubleshooting: How to Fix Common iPhone Problems

We tell you how to troubleshoot and fix the most common iPhone problems including: Screen freezing, battery life problems, forgotten passcodes, touchscreen not responding, overheating, iCloud problems and much more. Read on for our simple tips on how to fix a faulty iPhone.


The Facial Recognition Fightback

In the space of two weeks, there have been three landmark incidents in the use of facial recognition in the US and the UK. So why is the public fighting back against facial recognition and why now?


Why is My Phone So Slow?

We tell you the reasons why your iPhone or Android phone might be running slowly, and the different ways to make it run faster from clearing your cache, deleting apps, and updating the operating system. Read on for our simple tips for giving a sluggish phone a speed boost.


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.


Which iPhone Should I Get?

The newest and most expensive iPhone might not be right for everyone. We'll be separate the fact from the fiction to help you find the iPhone that is right for you. We also compare the newest iPhones and find out whether you can get a used iPhone for a bargain price.