Smartphone

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What Happened When I Banished My Smartphone From The Bedroom?

HuffingtonPost.com | Poorna Bell | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A big conversation around digital detox and the benefits of unplugging is underway, and about time too as a new survey reveals that 25% of us admit to...

Who's Afraid of the Dark

Nicole Ettinger | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Tech
Nicole Ettinger

Do you travel alone late at night? Have you ever been followed or felt like someone is following you and wondered how you would get help?

There's A New Champion Android (At The Low End)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Tech

Motorola have announced a new low-cost Android smartphone with some intriguingly decent hardware. The new Moto E is designed to be durable, simple ...

Are You a Slave to Your Smartphone?

Bev James | Posted 05.07.2014 | UK Tech
Bev James

Do you find that being "too busy" stops you from achieving what you want to achieve each day, each week or even each year? Managing your time and your productivity yourself is the only way to stop the busyness and start doing what matters.

Project Ara: Would You Buy a DIY Smartphone?

Mat Greenfield | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Tech
Mat Greenfield

The logic behind Project Ara is pretty solid when you consider how fragile the current crop of smartphones are. A poll by MobileInsurance.co.uk last year suggests that 25% of iPhone owners continue to use their device with a broken screen, reasoning that they couldn't afford to replace it or were unable to easily repair it.

Five Reasons Why You Should Think Twice Before Ditching Your Landline

Andrew Denham | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech
Andrew Denham

The invention of the telephone was a significant communications landmark and subsequent adoption was stellar. However, in more recent times, the traditional landline has taken a bit of a knock.

Samsung Galaxy S5 'Prime' Turns Up Online

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Tech

Did you just buy a Samsung Galaxy S5? We have bad news. A new Samsung flagship smartphone - dubbed the Samsung Galaxy S5 Prime - has turned up o...

Top 10 Learnings from Designs of the Year 2014

Jonathan Hall | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK
Jonathan Hall

The Designs of the Year awards and exhibition at London's Design Museum offers plenty of food for thought for marketers.

Three Simple Ways To Extend Your iPhone's Battery Life

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Tech

The problem with smartphones is not that they all have terrible batteries. The tech inside their batteries has actually improved significantly int he ...

The S5 Is Here!

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Tech

The Samsung Galaxy S5 has been launched around the world - though few fans appear to have queued up overnight to get the new device. But interest i...

QUIZ: What Smartphone Are You?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK Tech

Buying smartphones has never been more complicated. There are so many good choices, with so many interesting features, that it can be hard to decide w...

Apple Drops Huge Hint About The iPhone 6

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has inadvertently given us a huge hint about its next smartphone, after a court ordered a series of secret internal documents to be released. ...

Can I Go 50/50? Developing a Successful Mobile Strategy Doesn't Need to be Guesswork

Dan Weisbeck | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Tech
Dan Weisbeck

Netbiscuits COO Daniel Weisbeck believes mobile marketers need some help understanding their customers. In this article, he explores some tangible ways for businesses to understand how customer behavior and preferences can be profiled to drive engagement and increased conversion.

The iPhone 6 Might Launch With One 'Ultra' Feature...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Tech

New rumours surrounding Apple's upcoming iPhone 6 suggest it could launch with a new 'Ultra-Retina' screen -- and be just 5.59mm thick. The rumours...

Boris: 'I Don't Know How To Download Apps'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Tech

Boris Johnson made one of the most awkward admissions possible at the launch of a new tech workspace in London: he not only did not have any "cool app...

Sony Xperia Z2 Comes With A Free Telly From Vodafone (If You're Quick)

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Tech

We really liked the Sony Xperia Z2 smartphone when we had a hands-on preview last month. It's fast, powerful, light and thin, waterproof and comes wit...

Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit Set Higher Standards for Everyday Tech

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 27.04.2014 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

The Galaxy S5 features a medley of specs we've already seen in other flagship smartphones. The waterproof and dust-resistant body falls in line with the Sony Xperia range, and suggests tougher outerwear will now be the standard for top-of-the-range smartphones rather than a novelty.

Safer Internet Day

David Emm | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Tech
David Emm

Protecting children from cyber-bullies is especially challenging with smartphones as they can be targeted in so many ways, especially out of view of their parents.

Sony Doesn't Make PCs Any More

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2014 | UK Tech

Sony's PC arm has been in trouble for a while as worldwide PC sales dwindle at the expense of smartphone and tablet sales. A such they've taken the...

Latest iPhone 6 Rumours Include 'Big Screen Phone' And More

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Ah, the iPhone 6. We're in for a long old ride, my friend. You won't be out until next October, and yet we're already unable to resist gazing upon any...

Is Your eCommerce Site Mobile and Tablet Optimised?

Davina Lines | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Tech
Davina Lines

Etailers everywhere are spending time to make sure site visitors have the best experience possible when browsing their sites. Positive shopping experiences result in more conversions, higher AOV (average order values) and return customers.

Mobile Media Showdown: Tablet Vs Smartphone

Trevor Healy | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Tech
Trevor Healy

Smartphones and tablets have quickly become a part of our everyday life. More than half of Brits use a smartphone or tablet whilst watching TV, 81% of under 25s sleep with their phone next to them on the bed and a shocking 35% of tablet owners admit to using their device in the bathroom.

Why I Got Rid of My Smartphone

Chris Rooney | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech
Chris Rooney

I sold my iPhone and purchased a cheap Nokia. I needed to sever my link to the omniscient, omnipresent super robot in the clouds. The Internet is everywhere, and nowhere, a huge swirling mass of voices, looking for attention. I was considering this when I embarked on my first phone-less commute.

This Dual-Screen, E-Ink Smartphone Is ALWAYS On

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Tech

A unique smartphone with two screens has been launched by a Russian tech company. The Yota Phone has two full-size screens, one of which uses the E...

Touchscreen Notebooks Increase in Popularity - but Why? Why? WHY?!

Mark Wilson | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Tech
Mark Wilson

We're all used to getting touchy-feely with our phones and tablets, but it's only in the past few months that touchscreen laptops have really gained any ground.