Nicholas Fearn


Nicholas is a technology journalist from the Welsh valleys. His work has been featured on Engadget, Lifehacker, Gizmodo, TechRadar, The Next Web, Forbes, Computer Weekly, Computing, Mail Online, The Telegraph and many other media outlets. In addition, he edits Tech Dragons, a publication covering STEM in Wales.

What does WhatsApp's new business API mean for data privacy?

Instant Messaging/IM

What does WhatsApp's new business API mean for data privacy?

WhatsApp has launched its brand new, invitation-only, API for business. But what are the data privacy implications of businesses connecting with customers?


Cloud Computing

Why are the world's cloud giants flocking to Northern Europe?

With Microsoft announcing plans for two new data centers Norway, the opening of Google’s first cloud platform region in Scandinavia, and Amazon’s upcoming data center...


Mobile Communications

La Lista Blanca: What LatAm's new import laws mean for the smartphone market

Are Latin America's strict new smartphone regulations a positive step in the fight against black market readers?



Will cryptocurrencies ever overtake conventional currencies?

Jack Dorsey predicted Bitcoin will be the world's main currency within ten years, but what are the challenges that could prevent this from happening?



Can Europe really become a fintech capital?

Looking at some of Europe's most exciting fintech companies and start-ups, we ask whether London can remain as a global fintech city, despite the uncertainty surrounding...


Artificial Intelligence

Are chatbots really transforming business?

Are chatbots really revolutionary? We look at what the fuss is about and whether they will really transform business in the coming years?



How can companies close the cybersecurity skills gap?

Three things that should be on every CISOs radar



Are foreign tech firms really a threat?

Why the rise of global IT players poses a risk in some quarters



Do you think your smartphone is making you a workaholic?