Earlier this year Kelvin Doe signed a $100,000 (£60,000) contract with Canadian firm Sierra WiFi to develop his own solar-panel technology, to be installed at 400 3G network sites in Sierra Leone. What makes the investment even more exciting is that he is only 16 years old! Doe has been inventing things since he was […]

Its been a long time coming, but the Jay Z ‘Made In America’ Documentary, directed By acclaimed Director Ron Howard is now available. This a detailed behind-the-scenes look at the festival in Philly. The two-day spectacle translated into a 90-minute documentary that makes its debut on Showtime. Alongside Jay is Skrillex, Pearl Jam, Odd Future, […]

Thursday 03 October, 2013

Lostprophets announce split

by Natasha Stapleton/Tha-One Music Writer After months of coming to terms with the charges that frontman Ian Watkins is facing, Lostprophets have this week announced that they have split up. Watkins is awaiting trail for 23 sexual offences involving children and two of raping a 1 year old, and has denied all charges. The band […]

Wednesday 07 August, 2013

Top 10 Saddest Disney Moments

Georgina Atherton/Tha-One Feature Writer Walt Disney has provided children and adults alike with entertainment for decades and with irreplaceable films that will never be forgotten or replicated. Why is it, then, that when I think of the saddest movie moments in history, Disney films feature so frequently in the list? I can never remember sobbing […]

Saturday 27 July, 2013

The Google Nexus 7 2 Unveiled

Google Nexus 7

By Sadruddin Junejo / Tha-One.Newness writer That title might be a bit confusing at first, so in case you don’t understand: The 2nd-generation Google Nexus 7 has finally been revealed, and is scheduled to hit shores on the 30th of July…in the US, at least. The rest of us will have to wait a couple more […]

Friday 26 July, 2013

Hungry? Fancy a spider?

Georgina Atherton/Tha-One Feature Writer When most of the western world is feeling a little peckish, we normally reach for a packet of crisps or a bar of chocolate. Unfortunately, we are not all fortunate enough to have a Tesco around the corner, which may be the reason why much of the world has reverted to […]

Thursday 25 July, 2013

Welcome to the World Baby Cambridge!

Georgina Atherton/Tha-One Feature Writer Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few weeks, Kate Middleton and William Windsor have had their first child and the third in line to the throne; news which has whipped the world into a frenzy and made royalists nationwide feel like the herd of Serengeti animals […]

Thursday 25 July, 2013

Hannah’s (heatwave) Hot Hits

Hannah Jelliman/ Tha-One Music Writer We may be in the middle (or perhaps more towards the end) of a heatwave, but that hasn’t stopped me from getting obsessed with a few tracks recently. Below is an eclectic mixture or the new, old, upbeat and chilled tracks that I just cannot stop listening to in the […]

Thursday 18 July, 2013

Swithin’s Got Us Sweltering

Georgina Atherton/Tha-One Feature Writer It remains a standing joke worldwide that the British have a fascination and an inability to cope with any kind of extreme weather condition – summer 2013 is no exception. July 15th is St. Swithin’s Day, and for the first time in my lifetime it became the pinnacle day to determine […]