Alex Masters is a technology journalist, podcaster and blogger based in the UK. You can follow his online escapades on Google+.
13 March 2013 03:04 PM
The number one paid mobile app of all time launches spin-off animation
11 March 2013 11:39 AM
A look at the main features of Facebook's new news feed
22 February 2013 01:18 PM
The leaks were real and the rumours were true. Meet Google's latest laptop
16 January 2013 01:03 PM
Whenever a new technology is unveiled there are always unforeseen consequences, and the results returned by Facebook’s new ‘Graph Search’ feature are no exception
10 January 2013 05:03 PM
It is not only the most powerful flagship smartphone on the market, but also the most affordable. After living with it for a month, Alex Masters reviews Google’s latest Nexus handset
06 December 2012 04:45 PM
As Instagram withdraws support for Twitter’s card feature, it’s clear that their motivations are more business based, rather than personal. It’s all about monetising their audience in the future.
Relax, Facebook’s Photo Sync is an opt-in feature. If you’re worried about privacy, simply don’t use it
04 December 2012 01:35 PM
Facebook won't be taking user's photos without permission.
19 November 2012 03:26 PM
Whether to shell out for an overpriced LTE contract, or embrace Three’s new ‘Ultrafast’ 3G network until 4G matures and becomes more affordable? Our expert casts his vote
07 November 2012 03:52 PM
Apple are targeting both Samsung and Google with their latest patent infringement claims, but do these claims hold clues to an all-out legal war between Apple and Google?
Anonymous hackers threaten to take down Facebook, but in the fight between Anonymous and Zynga, everybody loses
02 November 2012 12:24 PM
Anonymous hackers have threatened to take down Facebook and offer Zynga's games for free in protest.
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
- 1 Rarest Beanie Baby of them all could be sold for £62,500 on eBay
- 2 Ben Affleck asked TV chiefs to hide slave-owning ancestry, new hacked Sony emails published by Wikileaks claim
- 3 Driving while dehydrated can be just as dangerous as drink driving, study suggests
- 4 Farmer told to tear down mock-Tudor castle after hiding construction behind hay bales
- 5 One Direction: Louis Tomlinson launching his own record label, has already 'signed two acts'