Women continue to experience workplace inequality following maternity leave

It is no secret that women earn tend to earn less than men;  however, women who return to work after having a baby earn even less than their male colleagues for many years afterwards, according to a recent report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies.


Ever wished you could type in your own handwriting? Now you can.

If you’ve ever felt like computer text lacks the personal touch that handwritten text does, then you’ll be pleased to learn that researchers at University College London have taught a computer to imitate anyone’s handwriting.


How to kick your smartphone addiction

Do you find yourself feeling lost without your smartphone? Maybe your reliance on your smartphone is even erring on the side of addiction? A recent Ofcom report found that 59% of UK citizens consider themselves to be hooked on their smartphones – but it’s not too late to set yourself free.


UK banks ordered to launch technological revolution

Following a two year inquiry, this week Britain’s High Street banks have been ordered by the Competition and Markets Authority to launch a technological revolution.


Innovators have now invented interactive photographs

This week, innovators at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced that they have developed photographs in which still objects can be manipulated, effectively making them interactive.


Meet the man turning dead animals into drones

If you’re a drone enthusiast, you may look forward to buying or building your next drone or drones. Dutch inventor Bart Jansen has a slightly different approach when it comes to building his own drones.


Five toys that will help teach your child how to code

Recent years have seen an increase in the accessibility of materials aimed at teaching children to code, such as online courses and programmes in schools. Children of all ages are now understanding the building blocks of computing – and now toy-makers are joining the hype.


Looking for some Monday Motivation? Here are the factors that will motivate your employees more than money.

Are you an employer who finds their employees are lacking motivation? Research has shown that there are several factors that are more important in motivating your employees than their pay cheque.


People with short names tend to earn higher salaries, according to research

A recent study has found that people with short names tend to have higher earning potential than those with longer names.


Binge-watching online streaming services such as Netflix could be fatal

If you have a Netflix or Amazon Prime Instant Video account, chances are you’ve found yourself binge-watching a series at some point. Sadly for any TV-marathon-lovers, a recent study has found that binge-watching TV could actually end up killing you.