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# smartphone - Friday 20 May, 2016

Unlocking your PC by using your phone's fingerprint scanner? It's coming
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Unlocking your PC by using your phone's fingerprint scanner? It's coming

May 20th 2016, 12:50 PM 14,132 Views 13 Comments

Both Apple and Microsoft are working on their own ways to unlock a computer using a phone’s fingerprint scanner.

# smartphone - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

You can easily set reminders that only activate when you arrive home*
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# TechGuide

You can easily set reminders that only activate when you arrive home*

May 18th 2016, 12:00 PM 11,630 Views 8 Comments

*Or any other location that you plan to travel to.

# smartphone - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Should the Huawei Mate S be your new smartphone pal?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

Should the Huawei Mate S be your new smartphone pal?

May 14th 2016, 6:00 PM 16,146 Views 21 Comments

Huawei adds another phone to the list, but should you care?

# smartphone - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Now you can check if someone has secretly hacked your iPhone
# Unknown
# Unknown

Now you can check if someone has secretly hacked your iPhone

May 10th 2016, 4:03 PM 26,585 Views 3 Comments

It’s unlikely but if you’re feeling a little paranoid, there’s an app which can tell you.

# smartphone - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Your iPhone has a handy feature that lets you access anything with one hand
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

Your iPhone has a handy feature that lets you access anything with one hand

May 8th 2016, 11:00 AM 31,641 Views 12 Comments

And it’s easy to forget about.

# smartphone - Saturday 7 May, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

May 7th 2016, 11:30 AM 20,422 Views 0 Comments

Featuring a quick way to clear those redundant WhatsApp images, artsy photos and a motivational alarm from The Rock.

# smartphone - Sunday 1 May, 2016

We put these four top smartphone cameras to the test. Here's how it went
# Comparison
# Comparison

We put these four top smartphone cameras to the test. Here's how it went

May 1st 2016, 8:30 PM 44,595 Views 23 Comments

Four smartphones, one camera test, but who wins?

So how can you really take care of your battery life?
# Going Further
# Going Further

So how can you really take care of your battery life?

May 1st 2016, 7:30 PM 18,515 Views 8 Comments

There are many beliefs surrounding them – but what are the facts?

# smartphone - Saturday 30 April, 2016

There are other ways to unlock your Android phone besides your PIN
# Get Smart
# Get Smart

There are other ways to unlock your Android phone besides your PIN

Apr 30th 2016, 5:00 PM 18,791 Views 5 Comments

In some cases, you may be sacrificing convenience for security though.

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 30th 2016, 11:30 AM 15,484 Views 3 Comments

Featuring an app to hone your public-speaking, Giphy for Android, and a game in which you control a bucket of paint with legs.

# smartphone - Saturday 23 April, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 23rd 2016, 11:30 AM 14,258 Views 2 Comments

Featuring a way to keep track of your subscriptions, an intelligent homescreen for Chromecast and magic Scrabble.

# smartphone - Thursday 21 April, 2016

One problem stops the HTC 10 from being the best Android phone out there
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

One problem stops the HTC 10 from being the best Android phone out there

Apr 21st 2016, 8:00 PM 37,424 Views 33 Comments

HTC’s phone has a lot of positives, but the lack of a major selling point for consumers could harm it.

# smartphone - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Two cameras are better than one, but does it help make a good smartphone?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

Two cameras are better than one, but does it help make a good smartphone?

Apr 20th 2016, 8:00 PM 13,792 Views 6 Comments

Two 12MP cameras for photography is the main selling point for Huawei’s P9, its latest flagship phone.

# smartphone - Saturday 16 April, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 16th 2016, 11:30 AM 15,126 Views 4 Comments

Featuring a way to get your family to put their phones down, telling your friends ‘I told you so’ and an endless runner with a twist.

# smartphone - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

HTC's latest phone is tackling a problem that plagues most devices
# Simplify
# Simplify

HTC's latest phone is tackling a problem that plagues most devices

Apr 12th 2016, 1:11 PM 25,170 Views 21 Comments

The HTC 10 in coming out in May and it’s hoping to revitalise the company’s falling smartphone sales.

# smartphone - Monday 11 April, 2016

There's a way to keep your Android screen always on while charging
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

There's a way to keep your Android screen always on while charging

Apr 11th 2016, 8:30 PM 21,712 Views 7 Comments

Without having to change any display options.

# smartphone - Saturday 9 April, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
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# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 9th 2016, 11:30 AM 21,319 Views 2 Comments

Featuring bad corgis, self-improvement and blocky mazes.

# smartphone - Sunday 3 April, 2016

You can do more with your smartphone alarm than just set the time
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

You can do more with your smartphone alarm than just set the time

Apr 3rd 2016, 11:00 AM 42,884 Views 21 Comments

Making it go off on certain days and using the volume buttons to snooze are some of the things you can do.

# smartphone - Saturday 2 April, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
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# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 2nd 2016, 11:30 AM 21,214 Views 4 Comments

Featuring Nintendo’s first app, a king rabbit and turning your speech into text.

# smartphone - Friday 1 April, 2016

Police investigating attempted murder filmed on smartphone
# Chicago
# Chicago

Police investigating attempted murder filmed on smartphone

Apr 1st 2016, 10:47 PM 14,652 Views 20 Comments

The shooting was apparently captured in real-time using Facebook Live.

# smartphone - Saturday 26 March, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Mar 26th 2016, 11:30 AM 20,142 Views 7 Comments

Featuring a quick way to transfer your CD collection to Spotify, kids learning music and a strategic board game.

# smartphone - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Headwreck: How to make those annoying apps that come with your phone disappear
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Headwreck: How to make those annoying apps that come with your phone disappear

Mar 23rd 2016, 12:13 PM 26,711 Views 26 Comments

Apps that you can’t delete can take up space unnecessarily but there are workarounds.

# smartphone - Saturday 19 March, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
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# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Mar 19th 2016, 11:30 AM 16,867 Views 2 Comments

Featuring a way to play with real pets, reactive radio and a dog’s dreams.

# smartphone - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

The best smartphone of 2016 has already been released
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

The best smartphone of 2016 has already been released

Mar 16th 2016, 8:00 PM 44,472 Views 43 Comments

It’s going to take some effort before Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are topped.

# smartphone - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Its software may say iPhone, but how does Huawei's GX8 compare to other phones?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

Its software may say iPhone, but how does Huawei's GX8 compare to other phones?

Mar 12th 2016, 9:30 PM 30,508 Views 13 Comments

Huawei’s latest mid-range device builds upon last year’s G7, but is there enough to separate itself from its competitors?

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Mar 12th 2016, 11:30 AM 21,514 Views 6 Comments

Featuring zooming GIFs, photos in van Gogh’s art style and a race to be king.

# smartphone - Friday 11 March, 2016

An expert in batteries explains why your phone won't last longer than a day
# Expectations
# Expectations

An expert in batteries explains why your phone won't last longer than a day

Mar 11th 2016, 5:34 PM 45,690 Views 39 Comments

It’s all to do with what people and smartphone companies want.

# smartphone - Friday 4 March, 2016

Teacher quits after student steals naked picture from her phone
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Teacher quits after student steals naked picture from her phone

Mar 4th 2016, 2:14 PM 43,494 Views 48 Comments

Leigh Anne Arthur, a teacher at Union County High School in South Carolina, resigned her post after the photo of her was shared among students.

# smartphone - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

This is how you can activate light alerts on your phone
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

This is how you can activate light alerts on your phone

Mar 2nd 2016, 12:00 PM 66,562 Views 10 Comments

Should you need a different way to keep yourself alerted to new updates.

# smartphone - Saturday 27 February, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Feb 27th 2016, 11:30 AM 13,197 Views 4 Comments

Featuring counting, completing tasks through cards and a master swordsman’s journey.

# smartphone - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

A new kind of WiFi could stop it from draining your phone's battery
# Efficiency
# Efficiency

A new kind of WiFi could stop it from draining your phone's battery

Feb 24th 2016, 4:22 PM 15,594 Views 12 Comments

The method, called Passive WiFi, consumes 1/10,000th the energy current methods use.

Here's the quick way to save battery on your phone
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Here's the quick way to save battery on your phone

Feb 24th 2016, 12:00 PM 21,776 Views 22 Comments

Should you need to prioritise longevity over functionality.

# smartphone - Saturday 20 February, 2016

How much does the cheapest smartphone in the world cost? It's the week in numbers
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# Prime Numbers

How much does the cheapest smartphone in the world cost? It's the week in numbers

Feb 20th 2016, 6:30 PM 19,846 Views 1 Comment

Plus: How many households in Ireland are affected by contaminated drinking water?

# smartphone - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

A smartphone that costs €6 is going on sale in India
# How Low Can You Go?
# How Low Can You Go?

A smartphone that costs €6 is going on sale in India

Feb 17th 2016, 3:08 PM 21,971 Views 27 Comments

The price tag of the Freedom 251 would make it one of the cheapest smartphones in the world.

# smartphone - Saturday 13 February, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
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# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Feb 13th 2016, 11:30 AM 26,390 Views 5 Comments

Featuring personal podcasting, figuring out what to watch and drawing your own story.

# smartphone - Saturday 6 February, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
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# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Feb 6th 2016, 11:30 AM 19,503 Views 5 Comments

Featuring round calendars, bare-bones radio and surviving in an alien world.

# smartphone - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Not content with number one albums, Taylor Swift is going to release her own game
# Taylored Experience
# Taylored Experience

Not content with number one albums, Taylor Swift is going to release her own game

Feb 4th 2016, 10:23 AM 8,038 Views 24 Comments

The company behind the successful Kim Kardashian: Hollywood will be developing the smartphone game.

# smartphone - Saturday 30 January, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
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5 apps worth downloading this week

Jan 30th 2016, 11:30 AM 26,796 Views 4 Comments

Featuring train times, dozing off to podcasts and expressions for alarms.

# smartphone - Saturday 23 January, 2016

5 apps worth downloading this week
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5 apps worth downloading this week

Jan 23rd 2016, 11:30 AM 16,738 Views 3 Comments

Featuring oldschool Mega Man action, watching YouTube on any iPad app and quick notes

# smartphone - Saturday 16 January, 2016

The Nexus 6P is the device Google needed to show off Android's strengths
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

The Nexus 6P is the device Google needed to show off Android's strengths

Jan 16th 2016, 4:00 PM 14,321 Views 14 Comments

The Nexus range isn’t exactly associated with premium range, but the 6P changes all of that.