Video-sharing app TikTok makes £88m loss in UK

Video-sharing app TikTok makes £88m loss in its first year in the UK By Helen Cahill, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 21:50 GMT, 16 January 2021 | Updated: 21:50 GMT, 16 January 2021 Video-sharing app TikTok made an £88 million loss in its first year in the UK.  The Chinese firm brought in sales of … Read more Video-sharing app TikTok makes £88m loss in UK

Hive remote heating app still not working, say furious users

After we revealed serious flaws in British Gas’s remote heating app…Hive is still not working, say furious users By Laura Shannon, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:52 GMT, 16 January 2021 | Updated: 21:52 GMT, 16 January 2021 Hundreds of customers of smart thermostat provider Hive are demanding their money back after experiencing problems using … Read more Hive remote heating app still not working, say furious users

Symptom-tracking app says cases dropped 23% last week with 54,000 new infections each day 

More hope that Britain’s Covid outbreak is on the way out: Symptom-tracking app says cases dropped 23% last week with 54,000 new infections each day By Luke Andrews For Mailonline Published: 11:22 GMT, 15 January 2021 | Updated: 11:29 GMT, 15 January 2021 An app monitoring the spread of coronavirus in the UK says cases … Read more Symptom-tracking app says cases dropped 23% last week with 54,000 new infections each day 

Instagram is DOWN: Worldwide outage leaves thousands unable to access the desktop site or app 

Instagram is DOWN: Worldwide outage leaves thousands unable to access the desktop site or smartphone app Instagram is experiencing an outage that started around 5pm ET Issues are plaguing users across the world – mainly the app and desktop site  The desktop site is showing an ‘error’ message and the app will not refresh  By Stacy … Read more Instagram is DOWN: Worldwide outage leaves thousands unable to access the desktop site or app 

Holographic David Attenborough will describe plants as part of AR app

Holographic David Attenborough will describe plants from Kew Gardens on people’s phones as part of a £4.4 MILLION augmented reality app to ‘demonstrate the power of 5G’ Sir David, 94, headlines the app which is currently without a name Due to launch in 2022 alongside the release of ‘green Planet’ documentary naturalist and broadcaster will discuss … Read more Holographic David Attenborough will describe plants as part of AR app

NHS Test and Trace app boss Simon Thompson becomes Royal Mail’s new chief executive

NHS Test and Trace app boss Simon Thompson becomes Royal Mail’s new chief executive Simon Thompson was Ocado’s chief product officer before taking the NHS role Thompson replaces Keith Williams, who will take non-executive role  He will receive a base salary £525,000 and a pension allowance of 13.6 per cent  By Camilla Canocchi for Thisismoney.co.uk Published: … Read more NHS Test and Trace app boss Simon Thompson becomes Royal Mail’s new chief executive

Coronavirus UK: 70,000 people developing Covid-19 every day in the UK, app estimates

Almost 70,000 people are developing coronavirus symptoms every day in the UK, researchers warn. The team behind the ZOE Covid Symptom Study app, carried out with King’s College London, say the number of people reporting symptoms each day is up 27 per cent in a week from 55,226 to 69,958. It comes after the Office … Read more Coronavirus UK: 70,000 people developing Covid-19 every day in the UK, app estimates

Online grocery shopping: Sainsbury’s app crashes while Tesco and Ocado sites struggle

Supermarket websites have been feeling the strain as customers race to book delivery slots after England was plunged into its third national lockdown. The Sainsbury’s app crashed while there were nearly 15,000 people queuing on the Ocado website and others were reporting problems paying on the Tesco app.    It follows chaos before the first lockdown … Read more Online grocery shopping: Sainsbury’s app crashes while Tesco and Ocado sites struggle

Boost your gut feeling: From a tummy massager to a tracker app, which is the best for IBS? 

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affects one in ten adults in the UK, causing bloating, diarrhoea, constipation and cramps. There is no one cause — which is why it’s notoriously difficult to treat — but triggers include overindulgence, an imbalance of gut bacteria, infections and stress. This may explain a possible recent spike in cases, given … Read more Boost your gut feeling: From a tummy massager to a tracker app, which is the best for IBS? 

Drew Barrymore admits she once got stood up while using a celebrity dating app

Drew Barrymore admits she once got stood up while using a celebrity dating app: ‘I felt so stupid’ By Heather Waugh For Dailymail.com Published: 21:24 GMT, 4 January 2021 | Updated: 21:25 GMT, 4 January 2021 Drew Barrymore reflected on her dating app experiences while chatting with comedian Nikki Glaser this week. On Monday’s episode … Read more Drew Barrymore admits she once got stood up while using a celebrity dating app