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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Sep 26th 2015, 11:30 AM 20,485 Views 23 Comments

Featuring an app to discourage smartphone use while driving, a locator service for free device charging, and a photo-sharing app with a difference.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Sep 19th 2015, 11:30 AM 20,958 Views 6 Comments

Featuring Rugby Nations 16 to tie in with the World Cup, a dedicated Youtube gaming app, and the first novel written specifically for a smartphone.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Sep 12th 2015, 11:30 AM 16,868 Views 6 Comments

Featuring Adblocker’s arrival on the mobile web scene, camera apps that age photos and glitch that becomes the focus on a game.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Aug 29th 2015, 11:30 AM 14,350 Views 3 Comments

Featuring a way to use your Android phone on your desktop, a multitasking keyboard for iOS, and a new twist on a classic series.

Nokia isn't making smartphones any longer, but it's planning a comeback
# Ducks In A Row
# Ducks In A Row

Nokia isn't making smartphones any longer, but it's planning a comeback

Aug 10th 2015, 1:36 PM 11,418 Views 7 Comments

It will be late-2016 before you see one on the shelves.

Glued to your phone? Here are some tips for managing mobile addiction
# Column
# Column

Glued to your phone? Here are some tips for managing mobile addiction

Aug 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 880 Views 27 Comments

Try setting it down and having a conversation with someone in front of you instead.

Samsung is going to lower the price of its phones to compete with the iPhone
# Galaxy S6
# Galaxy S6

Samsung is going to lower the price of its phones to compete with the iPhone

Jul 30th 2015, 11:06 AM 17,611 Views 43 Comments

The company is considering adjusting the price for the S6 and S6 Edge after sales disappoint.

Do you know someone with a 'secret' gambling problem?
# Smartphones
# Smartphones

Do you know someone with a 'secret' gambling problem?

Jul 15th 2015, 6:30 PM 13,868 Views 27 Comments

“Technology has had a profound impact on gambling,” according the authors of a new Irish study.

8 smartphone camera tricks that'll take your Instagram to the next level
# No Selfie Sticks
From The Daily Edge
# No Selfie Sticks

8 smartphone camera tricks that'll take your Instagram to the next level

Jul 15th 2015, 1:58 PM 5,992 Views 0 Comments

Ever wanted a birdseye view of yourself? Step right in.

Apple is hogging almost all of the profits made by smartphones
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Apple is hogging almost all of the profits made by smartphones

Jul 13th 2015, 4:29 PM 8,187 Views 8 Comments

92% of global profits to be exact.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Jul 11th 2015, 11:30 AM 18,477 Views 10 Comments

Featuring notifications for (almost) everything, email encryption made easy and a CEO fighting werewolves.

Samsung is expecting another decline in profits despite Galaxy S6 launch
# Samsung
# Samsung

Samsung is expecting another decline in profits despite Galaxy S6 launch

Jul 7th 2015, 11:28 AM 6,322 Views 19 Comments

The company has forecast another fall in quarterly profits, suggesting that sales of the Galaxy S6 failed to meet expectations.

Using your devices at night? Here's how you can reduce the strain on your eyes
# Q-tip
# Q-tip

Using your devices at night? Here's how you can reduce the strain on your eyes

Jun 1st 2015, 9:00 PM 26,945 Views 17 Comments

Alternatively, you could just not look at your phone in bed, but you’re not going to do that, are you?

Finding it difficult to look at your screen? Why not invert its colours
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Finding it difficult to look at your screen? Why not invert its colours

May 20th 2015, 12:00 PM 10,969 Views 5 Comments

At the very least, it will give your eyes a bit of a rest.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

May 9th 2015, 11:30 AM 21,123 Views 5 Comments

A creative keyboard, the ability to play classic piano pieces without any practice, and a classic game modernised.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 25th 2015, 11:30 AM 27,725 Views 20 Comments

Get quick fit, learn to DJ, and/or finally get your photos organised.

It's not just small businesses being punished after 'mobilegeddon'
# Mobile Fail
# Mobile Fail

It's not just small businesses being punished after 'mobilegeddon'

Apr 21st 2015, 6:38 PM 17,929 Views 6 Comments

Government and big business websites are also failing the mobile test.

Too many photos on your phone? Here's how to filter through them quickly
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Too many photos on your phone? Here's how to filter through them quickly

Apr 15th 2015, 12:18 PM 18,044 Views 10 Comments

If the idea of wading through your photos is too much of a task, there are ways to speed things up a little.

Samsung expects the S6 to do a lot more than break sales records
# No Pressure
# No Pressure

Samsung expects the S6 to do a lot more than break sales records

Apr 9th 2015, 10:52 AM 10,909 Views 53 Comments

It’s hoping it will reverse a large slide in profits last year, and re-establish itself as the global smartphone leader.

Being overwhelmed by app notifications? Here's what you can do...
# Headwrecking
# Headwrecking

Being overwhelmed by app notifications? Here's what you can do...

Apr 8th 2015, 4:05 PM 15,207 Views 8 Comments

All apps want to alert you to new updates, but not all of them are important.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Apr 4th 2015, 11:30 AM 17,149 Views 3 Comments

Featuring a Game Boy-inspired platformer, a way to stop annoying push notifications from appearing, and an in-depth photo editing tool.

China's richest woman went from the factory floor to a billion-dollar fortune
# Rags To Riches
# Rags To Riches

China's richest woman went from the factory floor to a billion-dollar fortune

Apr 1st 2015, 4:05 PM 26,942 Views 29 Comments

Zhou Qunfei made her money selling tech companies touchscreen glass.

So you know you can make calls through WhatsApp now, right?
# Ring Ring
# Ring Ring

So you know you can make calls through WhatsApp now, right?

Apr 1st 2015, 10:18 AM 24,292 Views 22 Comments

The feature is now available for Android users while an iOS version will arrive in a couple of weeks.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Mar 28th 2015, 11:30 AM 19,290 Views 3 Comments

This week features another way to livestream through your phone, an incredibly stretchy dog, and a new standalone app from Instagram.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Mar 21st 2015, 11:30 AM 19,309 Views 4 Comments

Featuring an easier way to take selfies, a way to turn your phone into a tennis racket and a puzzle game all about surveillance.

Dyson could hold the key to doubling your smartphone's battery life
# Lifespan
# Lifespan

Dyson could hold the key to doubling your smartphone's battery life

Mar 16th 2015, 2:30 PM 18,519 Views 24 Comments

It’s invested in a company that creates solid-state batteries, which could lead to improved battery life for all your devices.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Mar 14th 2015, 11:30 AM 21,731 Views 0 Comments

Featuring a news reader for your lock screen, a simple way to unlock your Mac and an immersive strategy game for the iPad.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Mar 7th 2015, 11:30 AM 15,423 Views 2 Comments

Featuring a way to bring livestreaming to your tweets, a handy browser that takes inspiration from Facebook chat heads and another addictive drawing game.

These are the weirdest things we saw at the biggest tech conference in the world
# Off The Beaten Track
# Off The Beaten Track

These are the weirdest things we saw at the biggest tech conference in the world

Mar 7th 2015, 8:15 AM 14,178 Views 1 Comment

A lot happens at Mobile World Congress.

Some great smartphones were announced this week, but what are they like?
# Pick Of The Bunch
# Pick Of The Bunch

Some great smartphones were announced this week, but what are they like?

Mar 5th 2015, 7:30 PM 18,511 Views 0 Comments

All the big players revealed their latest editions at Mobile World Congress this week, and it’s quite a lineup.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Feb 21st 2015, 11:30 AM 17,217 Views 6 Comments

Featuring the apps that will simplify everything, a solution to your photo woes and a tranquil snowboarding game.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Feb 14th 2015, 11:30 AM 15,463 Views 13 Comments

Featuring a way to message through your lock screen, an adorable puzzler that’s all about rotating worlds, and a powerful photo editor.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Jan 31st 2015, 11:30 AM 21,707 Views 7 Comments

Featuring a crowdsourced map of WiFi hotspots, zombies on pogo sticks and a great iOS mail app from a surprising source.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Jan 10th 2015, 11:30 AM 19,780 Views 0 Comments

Featuring a game you control with your voice, a way to keep all your private information safe and ways to sort out all your note taking needs.

One of the world's most valuable tech startups brought in €10 billion in 2014
# Meteoric Rise
# Meteoric Rise

One of the world's most valuable tech startups brought in €10 billion in 2014

Jan 5th 2015, 9:44 AM 8,173 Views 0 Comments

The Chinese handset company Xiaomi now has a valuation of €37 billion, after doubling its sales to €10.1 last year.

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

5 apps worth downloading this week

Dec 27th 2014, 11:30 AM 17,138 Views 0 Comments

Featuring an easy way of digitising your documents, a trip around the world and an app for defacing friends’ photos.

These were the best smartphone games released in 2014
# Playthrough
# Playthrough

These were the best smartphone games released in 2014

Dec 26th 2014, 10:30 AM 15,914 Views 8 Comments

Say goodbye to bordom.

These are the apps everyone should have on their smartphone
# Essentials
# Essentials

These are the apps everyone should have on their smartphone

Dec 24th 2014, 4:00 PM 30,118 Views 9 Comments

Because some apps are more useful than others.

These were the best apps released in 2014
# Best Of
# Best Of

These were the best apps released in 2014

Dec 22nd 2014, 7:00 PM 26,910 Views 6 Comments

It’s been a busy year, but which apps of 2014 are worth your attention?

These messaging apps will help you wish someone a Merry Christmas*
# Good Wishes
# Good Wishes

These messaging apps will help you wish someone a Merry Christmas*

Dec 22nd 2014, 11:00 AM 9,990 Views 8 Comments

*If you want to go a step further than sending a generic text message, that is.