If you’re looking for a gift for a techie, it can be hard to know what to go for. A working R2-D2? Well, who wouldn’t? Or a shaver that cleans itself? Or, if he fancies upping the home security, then what about a doorbell that lets you see who’s at the door when you’re not at home?
No matter who you are, a gadget of some kind will make your day on Christmas . Every year, there are plenty of new technology finds to pore over whether you’re into gaming or injecting some smart into your home. Yes, some are pretty expensive (but worth every penny) but there are lots of tech items that won’t break the bank. Immerse yourself in virtual reality with some truly affordable headsets, modernise your home with Google’s latest product or update your listening experience with some of the music industry’s best headphones and speakers. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK . Read more from Yahoo Style UK: London’s Christmas lights: When and where to watch the switch-on From gin to prosecco: The best boozy advent calendars 8 ways to decorate your home with white this Christmas
What percentage of your camera roll is screenshots? Since Instagram came onto the scene, we’ve been busy taking screenshots of things left, right and centre. From our fave blogger’s OOTD, to a reminder to try *that* new beauty product, or simply because we still really want the new Anya Hindmarch bag.
Stephen Hawking has managed to air his concerns about Donald Trump, Brexit and the backlash against experts to an audience of hundreds in Hong Kong without travelling 6,000 miles to the country. The world-famous physicist appeared before crowds who cheered and took photos via hologram. The Cambridge professor also spoke via a hologram at the Sydney Opera House in 2015.
Since the day most of us clapped eyes on the 1995 hit film, Clueless, we’ve been dreaming of the time when Cher’s outfit-picking computer became a reality.
Little Ones is the brainchild of mum-of-three, Viviana Rossios, from Melbourne who came up with the idea to give parents a “well-deserved break”. Parents simply log on when they need a nanny, check which childcare providers are online and then book their caregiver of choice. “I’m a mum of three young children,” Viviana told Daily Mail Australia.
You’re not the only one. According to GlobalWebIndex’s quarterly report on social networking, the average adult now spends almost two hours a day on it. Social Media Psychologist and Broadcaster Dr Arthur Cassidy says that while this is so for various psychological reasons, it all begins when we’re kids. “This is what we call ‘exploration of novel stimuli’,” says Cassidy.
It’s not that you don’t want to give up your seat to a pregnant lady, its more that you don’t want to make assumptions about whether or not someone is pregnant. Sure Baby on Board badges have made things a little easier for both parties, but not all women feel comfortable wearing them.
When setting up a profile on Tinder, there are certain things that (most) people know not to do: no shirtless pictures, no ‘ironic’ fedoras and don’t have a photo with your ex-boyfriend in it.
The fact is children and technology are a match made in heaven, or hell, depending on which screen-time camp you fall into. One mum who definitely knows where she stands on the whole to ban or not to ban discussion is Karly Tophill.
Christmas is just round the corner meaning that it’s time to start thinking about what you’ll buy the men in your life this festive season. Sure, you could go down the socks route, or you could peruse this ultimate wish list for inspiration. From nostalgic games consoles to home comforts (yes, there is a pair of sheepskin slippers included), we’ve compiled the best present ideas out there – from £11 to £400. Gifts for children: We’ve got Christmas all wrapped up for little ones 30 festive gifts for your furry friend
Black Friday is back and with it are plenty of deals to snap up. If you’re still stuck for Christmas presents, why not take advantage of the savings and stock up on beauty buys? Or treat yourself to a brand new laptop. Whatever you choose, do it quickly for come Monday the offers will be gone for another year. 18 suits to snap up for party season Tartan’s back: 20 pieces to wrap up i
Movement and exercise is vital because of it’s far-reaching benefits on children’s health and development. The international study of 38 countries found that England, Scotland and Wales are among the worst for physical activity – far behind other countries such as China, Belgium and the United Arab Emirates. Commenting on the study experts warned that the results were extremely alarming, and suggested that we could conclude that movement was being “stripped out” of modern lifestyles, thanks to children spending hours on technology and being starved of outdoor activity.
A couple of years ago, everyone was talking about the new nail polish that claims to be able to detect the presence of date rape drugs in drinks. Looking just like any other nail varnish, Undercover Colors polishes change colour when dipped into a drink contaminated by substances associated with date rape such as Rohypnol, Xanax and GHB, warning the drinker if they’re in danger. The idea came from four male engineers who thought it up while studying at North Carolina State University.