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# smartphone - Saturday 16 January, 2016

'A tour to the past of 15 years ago': Turning off technology for a weekend
# Downing Tools
# Downing Tools

'A tour to the past of 15 years ago': Turning off technology for a weekend

Jan 16th 2016, 10:00 AM 11,994 Views 21 Comments

A group of people will be meeting at a hotel in Donegal next weekend for a digital detox.

# smartphone - Saturday 2 January, 2016

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Jan 2nd 2016, 11:30 AM 16,438 Views 2 Comments

Featuring music discovery, HDR photo editing and a custom browser for your apps.

# smartphone - Thursday 31 December, 2015

These are some of the best smartphone games released this year
# Best Of
# Best Of

These are some of the best smartphone games released this year

Dec 31st 2015, 11:15 AM 13,308 Views 10 Comments

Like you were going to do anything else with your free time.

# smartphone - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

If you're changing phones, here's how to disconnect your old device from your account
# 12 Days Of Tech
# 12 Days Of Tech

If you're changing phones, here's how to disconnect your old device from your account

Dec 29th 2015, 6:00 PM 235,102 Views 0 Comments

If you’re changing phones, make sure you don’t have any old phones connected to your current account.

# smartphone - Sunday 27 December, 2015

This is how you can backup the files on your phone or laptop
# 12 Days Of Tech
# 12 Days Of Tech

This is how you can backup the files on your phone or laptop

Dec 27th 2015, 7:00 PM 18,490 Views 3 Comments

If your phone or laptop malfunctions, having a backup will save you a lot of hassle.

# smartphone - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Eyes getting sore from looking at a screen? Here's how to ease the pain
# 12 Days Of Tech
# 12 Days Of Tech

Eyes getting sore from looking at a screen? Here's how to ease the pain

Dec 22nd 2015, 7:00 PM 17,906 Views 7 Comments

If you have to look at a screen regularly, you may as well make it easy on yourself.

# smartphone - Monday 21 December, 2015

Sony's Xperia Z5 Compact is the best sub-5-inch screen smartphone around
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

Sony's Xperia Z5 Compact is the best sub-5-inch screen smartphone around

Dec 21st 2015, 8:30 PM 14,961 Views 21 Comments

The mid-range series has been a highlight in Sony’s smartphone portfolio, and it’s still going strong.

# smartphone - Monday 14 December, 2015

You'll soon be able to top up your Leap Card on your phone from January
# Touch And Go
# Touch And Go

You'll soon be able to top up your Leap Card on your phone from January

Dec 14th 2015, 5:36 PM 15,033 Views 44 Comments

The NTA is currently trialing a method which allows users to top up their Leap Card by touching it against their smartphone.

Anyone like a smartphone that can last for 10 days? Step right up
# Long Lasting
# Long Lasting

Anyone like a smartphone that can last for 10 days? Step right up

Dec 14th 2015, 4:20 PM 18,323 Views 14 Comments

You may not have ever heard of Oukitel before, but its latest smartphone has one thing going for it.

# smartphone - Saturday 12 December, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Dec 12th 2015, 11:30 AM 25,590 Views 11 Comments

Featuring music making, contrasting photos and Tetris with a twist.

# smartphone - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

This is how you can stop your number from showing up on caller ID
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

This is how you can stop your number from showing up on caller ID

Dec 9th 2015, 12:00 PM 175,523 Views 30 Comments

If you don’t want your number to show when you’re ringing someone, there are ways of getting around that.

# smartphone - Saturday 5 December, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Dec 5th 2015, 11:30 AM 15,716 Views 0 Comments

Featuring sleep patterns, a charged up keyboard and Snake for the modern age.

# smartphone - Friday 4 December, 2015

This smartphone's big selling point is you can clean it with soap
# Squeaky Clean
# Squeaky Clean

This smartphone's big selling point is you can clean it with soap

Dec 4th 2015, 9:22 AM 13,898 Views 18 Comments

The Japanese firm say it’s the first phone that can withstand a soapy bath.

# smartphone - Monday 30 November, 2015

The Hailo for doctors app wants to take the pain out of regular GP visits
# Doctor Doctor
# Doctor Doctor

The Hailo for doctors app wants to take the pain out of regular GP visits

Nov 30th 2015, 7:30 PM 20,691 Views 22 Comments

MeeDoc launched in Ireland today, and it wants to take the pain away from GP appointments for everyone.

# smartphone - Saturday 28 November, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Nov 28th 2015, 11:30 AM 16,293 Views 4 Comments

Featuring app blocking, widget drawers and dangerous dungeons.

# smartphone - Sunday 22 November, 2015

The Samsung S6 Edge won plaudits, but does a bigger version bring anything new?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

The Samsung S6 Edge won plaudits, but does a bigger version bring anything new?

Nov 22nd 2015, 6:00 PM 12,488 Views 11 Comments

The original S6 Edge gathered the most attention earlier this year, but does the Edge Plus bring anything new to the table?

# smartphone - Saturday 21 November, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Nov 21st 2015, 11:30 AM 13,840 Views 3 Comments

Featuring YouTube for the younger generation, journaling your thoughts through music and a soul-crushing game.

# smartphone - Friday 20 November, 2015

Pepsi (yes, that Pepsi) is trying to fund its own cheap smartphone
# Flavour Of The Month
# Flavour Of The Month

Pepsi (yes, that Pepsi) is trying to fund its own cheap smartphone

Nov 20th 2015, 12:10 PM 9,378 Views 27 Comments

The soft drinks company is using a crowdfunding site in China to fund its own budget Android device.

# smartphone - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Which mobile provider is right for you - SIM-only plans
# Buyers' Guide
# Buyers' Guide

Which mobile provider is right for you - SIM-only plans

Nov 17th 2015, 8:01 PM 26,491 Views 31 Comments

If you would like more freedom and not be tied down to one provider, then this is for you.

Which mobile provider is right for you - Prepay plans
# Buyers' Guide
# Buyers' Guide

Which mobile provider is right for you - Prepay plans

Nov 17th 2015, 8:01 PM 17,238 Views 8 Comments

The classic pay as you go system still holds strong and it’s popular for a very good reason.

# smartphone - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Is the Nexus 5X Google's return to form in the smartphone market?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

Is the Nexus 5X Google's return to form in the smartphone market?

Nov 15th 2015, 7:56 PM 11,619 Views 16 Comments

After the mixed reaction to the Nexus 6, Google has released two phones this time, but what role does the 5X play?

This smartphone game is so addictive it is ruining people's lives and destroying their sleep cycles
# Just One More Game
# Just One More Game

This smartphone game is so addictive it is ruining people's lives and destroying their sleep cycles

Nov 15th 2015, 6:00 PM 34,841 Views 13 Comments

Remember Candy Crush Saga? This is worse…

# smartphone - Monday 2 November, 2015

One in three people have answered the phone during sex
# Oh Hai Mom
# Oh Hai Mom

One in three people have answered the phone during sex

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:00 PM 18,097 Views 24 Comments

That’s according to new research which says smartphones are getting in the way of love-making.

# smartphone - Saturday 31 October, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Oct 31st 2015, 11:30 AM 18,152 Views 2 Comments

Featuring custom GIF creator, the ability to create your own custom apps and an homage to the classic PS1 game Wipeout.

# smartphone - Friday 30 October, 2015

People actually spend 5 hours a day staring at their phones
# Smartphones
# Smartphones

People actually spend 5 hours a day staring at their phones

Oct 30th 2015, 10:54 AM 11,059 Views 31 Comments

And they don’t even realise they are doing it

# smartphone - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Motorola claims this phone's screen won't shatter if you accidentally drop it
# Unbreakable
# Unbreakable

Motorola claims this phone's screen won't shatter if you accidentally drop it

Oct 29th 2015, 4:33 PM 11,426 Views 24 Comments

Good news for those of you out there who are really clumsy.

# smartphone - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

The HTC One A9: iPhone on the outside, but what's it like on the inside?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

The HTC One A9: iPhone on the outside, but what's it like on the inside?

Oct 28th 2015, 6:30 AM 15,440 Views 17 Comments

Its look has received a lot of attention, but is it worth getting?

# smartphone - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

HTC's new hope for its smartphone range looks virtually identical to its biggest rival
# Spot The Difference
# Spot The Difference

HTC's new hope for its smartphone range looks virtually identical to its biggest rival

Oct 20th 2015, 5:25 PM 21,224 Views 34 Comments

(In case you haven’t guessed, we’re talking about the iPhone 6 and 6s).

# smartphone - Friday 16 October, 2015

The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus: Are they worth the upgrade?
# Tech Review
# Tech Review

The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus: Are they worth the upgrade?

Oct 16th 2015, 6:03 AM 19,571 Views 32 Comments

It’s the standard s model upgrade, but it does have a few extra tricks up its sleeve.

# smartphone - Saturday 10 October, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Oct 10th 2015, 11:30 AM 24,418 Views 5 Comments

Featuring password managers, blocky adventures in dungeons and a real way to help you relax.

Poll: Are you going to buy the new iPhone?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you going to buy the new iPhone?

Oct 10th 2015, 8:30 AM 24,847 Views 70 Comments

Or will you be looking elsewhere for your next phone?

# smartphone - Monday 28 September, 2015

This man has every reason to be incredibly happy today
# No Slowing Down
# No Slowing Down

This man has every reason to be incredibly happy today

Sep 28th 2015, 2:38 PM 19,039 Views 18 Comments

Apple just sold a record number of new iPhones again and a date for its release in Ireland was revealed.

# smartphone - Monday 14 September, 2015

Here's how to charge your phone properly
# Hidden Charges
# Hidden Charges

Here's how to charge your phone properly

Sep 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 81,662 Views 39 Comments

We’ve been doing it wrong all along…

# smartphone - Saturday 5 September, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Sep 5th 2015, 11:30 AM 16,753 Views 4 Comments

Featuring a way to temporary block annoying apps, a fitness app that’s also a tamagotchi and a twist on the classic Solitaire.

# smartphone - Saturday 29 August, 2015

The new Moto G might be a modest improvement, but it's a great budget phone
# Review
# Review

The new Moto G might be a modest improvement, but it's a great budget phone

Aug 29th 2015, 8:00 PM 11,619 Views 7 Comments

It’s the third version of Motorola’s low-price smartphone range, but does it still stand out in a sea of cheap devices?

# smartphone - Saturday 22 August, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Aug 22nd 2015, 11:30 AM 21,399 Views 11 Comments

Featuring the ability to create your own video GIFs, a rapid-fire video camera and the natural evolution of Pac-Man.

# smartphone - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Google's 'make-it-yourself' smartphone has been delayed because of a major snag
# Oh There Goes Gravity
# Oh There Goes Gravity

Google's 'make-it-yourself' smartphone has been delayed because of a major snag

Aug 20th 2015, 11:21 AM 11,174 Views 12 Comments

It looks like it’s not a fan of falling.

Ireland is getting another mobile phone network. Here's what you need to know about iD
# New Challenger
# New Challenger

Ireland is getting another mobile phone network. Here's what you need to know about iD

Aug 20th 2015, 6:01 AM 51,871 Views 50 Comments

The focus of Carphone Warehouse’s new network iD is on flexibility and transparency, but is that the case?

# smartphone - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Here's how you can use your smartphone to control your computer remotely
# TechKnowHow
# TechKnowHow

Here's how you can use your smartphone to control your computer remotely

Aug 16th 2015, 11:00 AM 19,705 Views 16 Comments

Now you don’t have to get up if you want to watch your favourite movie.

# smartphone - Saturday 15 August, 2015

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Aug 15th 2015, 11:30 AM 22,417 Views 4 Comments

Featuring a Google ‘dream filter’ for your photos, a smartphone therapy app, and the return of two of Roald Dahl’s greatest villains.