The iPhone is seven years old today – what’s next in mobile phone technology

1:00PM | Friday, 10 January 2014 |  It’s seven years today since the launch of Apple’s first iPhone and since then it’s brought about new sectors of business, increased connectivity around the globe and forced its competitors to innovate.

Trick email recipients into thinking you’re on the move

9:00AM | Friday, 20 September 2013 |  Want to make it look like you’ve replied to an email from your smartphone instead of your desktop PC? There’s a sneaky little way to do it.

How to ride the waves of your passion to a top-selling app

8:44PM | Friday, 2 August 2013 |  With surf reports only being published once a day when the sun is up, passionate surfer Aaron Kyle saw a gap in the market for instantly accessible data on surf conditions.

Set a passcode on your iPhone

4:00AM | Thursday, 4 April 2013 |  These days, securing your smartphone is just as important as securing your desktop PC or network. Here is one feature every iPhone owner should use.

Change the auto-lock on iOS

10:19PM | Wednesday, 24 October 2012 |  Changing the auto-lock time on your iPhone or iPad can be a big battery saver. Better still, it’s easier to set up than you might think.

New device lets the blind read camera settings

10:30PM | Thursday, 4 October 2012 |  Until now, it has been difficult for visually impaired people to know when settings on their camera have changed. It's a problem solved by a new invention.

On-demand car service Uber looks to assemble Sydney founding team

10:01PM | Monday, 1 October 2012 |  US-based car service Uber is looking to hire Australian employees to launch the business locally, after announcing its plans to head to Sydney, and will offer equity options as part of the package.

What to expect from tomorrow's iPhone 5 announcement

9:30PM | Wednesday, 12 September 2012 |  Apple is expected to announce the a iPhone tomorrow morning. Here's a rundown of what you can expect.

Change Spotlight search functions in iOS

9:02PM | Wednesday, 5 September 2012 |  Did you know you can make the Spotlight search function on your iPhone more effective by making it search in only the places you want it to look?

Baby monitor allows for remote parenting

6:46PM | Friday, 1 June 2012 |  French company Withings is helping time poor parents by creating a “smart” baby monitor that can be controlled from an iPhone. It’s a great example of how new technology can help solve an old problem.