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Monthly Archives: December 2016

How to permanently delete your Facebook account

Written on December 30, 2016

“Had enough of Facebook? Here’s how to permanently remove your profile from the social network” “Facebook can be a great tool for staying in touch with friends and family but, for some people, the constant bombardment of updates, messages, likes, pokes and advertisements can all become a bit overwhelming.” “Ongoing questions over user Facebook’s privacy Read more »

The scientist ‘mining’ mobile phones

Written on December 30, 2016

“Is your mobile phone getting on a bit or your computer slowing down? Perhaps you are thinking of swapping them for the latest models.” “It might be worth considering this – 41.8 million tonnes of electronic devices were thrown on the scrapheap worldwide in 2014. That figure has almost certainly increased since. . . . Read more »