Smartphones

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...

Boarding A Flight? Better Make Sure Your Smartphone Is Charged...

PA | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK

Air passengers flying to the United States will have to make sure their mobile phones and tablets are charged as part of increased precautions due to ...

The iPhone 6 Is... Curved?

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Tech

The iPhone 6 has been pretty much dominating the rumour mill the last few months and this latest leak suggests that Apple will be giving its newest ha...

Michael Rundle

REVIEW: This Smartphone Has A Massive Camera Jammed In The Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Tech

The Samsung Galaxy K Zoom is out now in the UK. Key Features: 4.8-inch 1280 x 720 screen Android 4.4 20.7-megapixels camera sensor 10x optica...

Apple Will Launch Two iPhones This Year

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK Tech

Apple will release two different sized iPhones this year, with both a 4.7-inch and a 5.5-inch version of the iPhone 6 looking to 'fight back' at a ran...

Is Google Glass the Future? Yes!

Michael Rundle | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech
Michael Rundle

The smartphone revolution is complete, but - as ever in human history - there are new horizons to explore. Glass is one of those boundaries. VR is another. Electric vehicles are another. Isn't that, surely, something to celebrate? Let's embrace them, criticise them, refine them. But let's not dismiss them. Let's instead take Google's advice, and try it - and see.

'That'll Be £2,907 Please': Falling Fowl of Mobile Data Roaming Charges in Turkey

Ernest Doku | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK Tech
Ernest Doku

Another day, another tale of a teenage tearaway causing mayhem and leaving her parents to foot the eye-watering bill. Vandalism, drug-taking or illegal raves we hear you ask? No, actually, this time it's mobile roaming charges.

HuffPost How To: Play iPhone Games With Android Users

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Tech

Until recently it had been impossible to play a game on your iPhone or iPad against someone who uses an Android Phone. That's all changed however and ...

iPhone Thefts Collapse In London After Apple Made One Simple Change

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Tech

iPhone robberies have dropped dramatically in London after Apple implemented new security features. The New York Times reports that the precipitous...

Thomas Tamblyn

Will Amazon Crack The UK With The Fire Phone?

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.06.2014 | UK Tech

The Amazon Fire Phone is here -- and sure enough, it boasts a revolutionary '3D' display which can adjust the perspective within apps and games as you...

Nokia Paid Millions In Ransom To Protect OS Everyone Hated

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Tech

In 2007 Nokia paid millions in ransom to a hacker who had gained access to their Symbian operating system. This incredible true story came to light...

You Don't Think You Needed Wireless Tech Trousers, But You Do

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Tech

Nokia has built some wireless-charging trousers. That's right, they're trousers that'll wirelessly charge your phone as you walk. Before you imagin...