When flying, one of the first things we are always asked is to “put away all electronic devices” for safety reasons... but have we ever wondered why? The main reason is simple: these gadgets interfere with the navigation system on board. For example, if the WiFi signal on a gadget is switched on, the plane receives and sends mixed signals to airports because of network … [Read more...] about Aeroplane phone conversations become reality
How many times have we wished to just walk in an exam and ace every single question because we remember everything and are able to cite an entire encyclopaedia? The answer is probably never! Of course, you might have studied a topic extremely well, but the chances are that all the information that was stored in your brain will be ‘lost’, simply forgotten, in the next couple … [Read more...] about I wish I remembered my notes as well as my music!
We went from writing documents by hand, to typing things up on our laptops and tablets. The 21st century is all about new technology, and as the years go by, more and more advanced devices will be introduced into our daily lives. The way we share information has drastically changed over the past fifty years and humans have been able to adapt to using these new … [Read more...] about How much do we really depend on technology?