Articles by David Gilbert

David Gilbert is the European technology editor at the International Business Times, specialising in covering the global smartphone industry and the dangerous world of  cybercrime. Prior to this David worked as the Technology Editor for the UK edition of IBTimes for over three-and-a-half years, winning the prestigious Digital Writer of the Year award at the Online Media Awards in 2013.

Previously, he worked as news editor at Trusted Reviews for two years after moving to London from Ireland where he worked for national and regional newspapers for three years. David received a BA in English from University College Cork in 2004 also received Higher Diplomas in Journalism (Press Association – 2008) and Media Studies (Coláiste Stiofáin Naofa – 2005).


Google Plans To Build Its Own Smartphone

The tech giant wants to take back control of its mobile operating system, Android, and is reportedly in talks with mobile operators about carrying the new smartphone.
iOS 10 Unencrypted

Why Apple Left iOS 10 Unencrypted

Despite speculation by experts that leaving the iOS kernel unencrypted was a bid to improve security, a source says this is not the case.