Features

Has Apple finally lost its bite?

A staggering one billion people now own one of its iPads iPhones or iPods – but the company has not had a blockbuster product launch since 2012

Are soundtracked books a stunt or the future of ebooks?

Have your heard about the latest thing in publishing? 'Soundtracked' books are gaining ground in a crowded ebook market, tempting readers with interactive features. Alex Lawson speaks to one of the genre's leading lights, and gives his verdict on listening in

How to build a real lightsaber

The idea behind it is genius: a light-weight, powerful tool that uses a blade of energy to slice up disciples of the Dark Side

The full stop is dying. Period

It is now deemed to be too serious, too stuffy and lacking in sincerity. It's now being replaced by exclamation marks or emoticos.