Smartphones

Is Apple Killing Its Own App Store?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Tech

We're getting bored of apps. Or maybe we've just downloaded them all. Whatever the reason, according to new figures from Deloitte people just aren't d...

At Last, A Genuinely Surprising iPhone 6 Rumour!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Tech

The iPhone 6 is coming on 9 September, and until now we've assumed that we pretty much knew what was coming. But today brings a new iPhone 6 rumour wh...

You Can Already Buy A Case For The iPhone 6

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Tech

You can already buy a case for your iPhone 6 -- even though the phone won't actually be announced until next month. Smartphone case giant Spigen ha...

'Ladies, Send Us A Selfie And You Can Buy Our Phone'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK Tech

A smartphone startup has pulled a controversial women-only T-shirt contest after it was widely criticised as sexist. OnePlus is currently only sell...

Samsung Has A New Toy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung has unveiled its new flagship phone series - the Samsung Galaxy Alpha. The premium metal device features high-end specs to (almost) match t...

Middle East Tech News: All You Need to Know From the Last Three Months

Damian Radcliffe | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Tech
Damian Radcliffe

Studies provide a number of fresh insights into evolving attitudes and technology based behaviours in this fast changing region... The Middle East is not as different as you might think... "The digital divide demarcates technological abilities in the Arab world about as starkly as anywhere on earth."

Is Apple Using A Secret New Scratch-Proof Metal For The iPhone 6?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Tech

Leaked photos of the iPhone 6 have shown that Apple could well be using a secret new scratch-proof Liquidmetal alloy in its construction. The image...

Up to the Skies...

Caragh Little | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

The International Space Station is making bright, low passes through the late summer night sky this month. On a cool, clear night, I watched its smooth, stately progress from west to east - seemingly just at the top end of my street.

The Pope Says Smartphones Are 'Futile'

The Huffington Post UK | Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Tech

The Pope has issued a warning to young people that they're wasting 'too many hours on futile things' like smartphones, daytime TV and the internet. ...

Turns Out We Don't Care About Flashy Features On Phones

The Huffington Post UK | Huffington Post/PA | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Tech

Fingerprint sensor? Nope. Heart rate monitor? I'm good thanks. Sapphire Display? I guess. According to uSwitch.com these are the views of consumer...

Two Convicted After Being Sent 'WhatsApp Porn' They Didn't Even WATCH

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Tech

Two men have been convicted for "storing" extreme porn on their smartphones -- despite the fact they were sent it by a third party, and in one case di...

5 Cool Products Using Augmented Reality Today

Sharon Jaffe | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK Tech
Sharon Jaffe

For years I've been aware of a cool app that allows you to text while seeing where you walk to prevent accidents like falling over... Though despite it being around for years, the integration and adoption of some technologies require a tipping point before they become mainstream.

Will A Mobile Commerce Company Be The Tech World's Next 'Super Unicorn'?

Hilary Wardle | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Tech
Hilary Wardle

What is the fundamental technology change of the next decade? Most people would agree that we're in the process of a mobile revolution... it's reasonable to assume that smartphones will be the technology that unlocks the next $100 billion super unicorn outcome.

Can 'Big Data' Value Who We Truly Are?

Tony Lobl | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Tech
Tony Lobl

As the move to mine big data gains momentum, we remain forever free to dig deeper for healing solutions and seek the spiritual growth and better health that a divinely accurate self-assessment can bring.

The Cheapest (And Best) Fitness Tracker You've Never Heard Of

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Tech

A Chinese tech giant has unveiled a fitness tracking wristband which costs - well, a ridiculously low amount of money. The Xiaomi Mi Band is able t...

Are We 'Over' Smartphones?

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

The usual 'narrative' on smartphones is that they've never been more important and central to modern life. So why aren't we buying them any more? ...

You Won't Believe How Many iPhone 6 Units Apple Just Ordered

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has just placed a massive order with Foxconn for the iPhone 6 confirming not only its release date but also showing how confident Apple is in it...

Train Driver Caught Playing Farmville

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

A train driver has been caught on film playing Farmville on his iPad whilst at the controls. Train driving is a lot harder than it looks, sure you ...

LG G3: Lasers! (And A Screen So Bright It'll Melt Your Face)

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Tech

The LG G3 is the latest flagship from the smartphone and electronics company, it boasts a 5.5-inch Quad HD display and comes with a state-of-the-art l...

How To Make An Iron Throne For Your Phone

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Tech

If you've ever wondered how to give your phone a sense of power and authority, but also the air of menace and doomed impermanence, we have the project...

Microsoft Axes 18,000 Jobs

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Tech

Microsoft has announced that it will axe 18,000 jobs over the next year marking the largest single set of redundancies at the company since it started...

The iPhone 6 Makes No Sense

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Tech

Look, we get sent a lot of rubbish about the iPhone 6. And it arrives in all sorts of forms -- analyst notes, readers tips, videos and unattributed pi...

Is Apple's Larger iPhone 6 Delayed?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Tech

Hoping to buy Apple's first 'phablet'? Well you could be waiting a while as the latest reports have suggested that the release date of the iPhone 6 5....

Airline U-Turns On Whether To Make Passengers Pay For Smartphones Being Forwarded

PA | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK

About to fly Virgin and have a smartphone with a short battery life? Rejoice! The airliner has done a u-turn and said it will now foot the bill to ...

Flying British Airways To The US? You Better Read This (And Charge Your Mobile ASAP)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK

British Airways has adopted an even harsher security line than the United States recommends, promising that passengers who cannot power up their smart...