Simon Usborne is a features writer at The Independent and i.
Handy hacks that make life easier: New book reveals how to rid your inbox of spam, protect your passwords and amplify your iPhone
22 October 2014 11:01 PM
Hacking doesn't have to mean taking something - software or celebrities - down
22 October 2014 09:08 PM
Simon Usborne, who met a 'Porridge' and a 'Vampire' while in China, can see the problem
21 October 2014 12:00 AM
19 October 2014 07:16 PM
Raymond Purdy and Raymond Harris use the growing constellation of cameras that orbit Earth to help solve crime on the ground
15 October 2014 10:15 PM
Never seen a play? Failed to finish a book for years? Don't know your Bake Off from your Breaking Bad? You're probably not alone...
14 October 2014 07:28 PM
David Cameron's photo with black-faced morris dancers sparked controversy this week, but its practitioners deny that the tradition is rooted in racism
14 October 2014 11:16 AM
Exciting yet deadly, these narrow snowy chutes are for the highly skilled and stout of heart, writes Simon Usborne
13 October 2014 06:37 PM
TV psychic Sally Morgan said she felt ‘utterly ashamed’ by her husband’s behaviour
10 October 2014 06:50 PM
Dispute escalates after sceptic is threatened with violence by Ms Morgan's husband at a show
09 October 2014 02:03 PM
Surely these lazy myths have been debunked by now?
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Axe wielding man shot dead after attacking four New York policemen on busy street
- 3 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 4 Jimmy Carr's controversial Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 5 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo