After training to be an intellectual property lawyer, Dan abandoned a promising career in financial services to sit at home and play with gadgets. He lives in Norwich, U.K., with his wife, his books and far too many opinions on British TV comedy. One day, if he's very, very lucky, he'll live out his dream to become the executive producer of Doctor Who before retiring to Radio 4.
Twitter may have forgotten to purge Kremlin Vine accounts
Twitter accounts tied to Russia were purged, but the corresponding Vine videos were untouched.
A state-run wireless network isn't a crazy idea, just ask Mexico
Countries are testing out national wireless networks, even if the US isn't.
Viacom closes its VR studio
Viacom Next will be absorbed into another part of the media conglomerate.
Twitter made its first profit, but still can't grow its user base
The fourth quarter saw it turn a profit for the first time, but user numbers stagnated.
Russian trolls used Tumblr to influence American voters
Buzzfeed believes that the infamous Internet Research Agency targeted the African American community on the site.
You can’t buy an ethical smartphone today
Conscious consumption is hard to apply to consumer electronics.
Disgraced Samsung boss walks free from prison
Jay Y. Lee was meant to spend five years in prison, instead he is on probation for the next four.
Ford’s Chariot ride-sharing vans come to London
Four routes will link poorly-connected areas in South London with their closest subway stations.
Gawker's journalism will be preserved online
Just to make sure that billionaires can't get exactly what they want.