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Unicode announces 157 new emojis

You’ll be able to send mangoes, swans and feet later this year when the new emojis are released. The gatekeepers of emoji, the Unicode Consortium, have just published their new emoji list...
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Most popular iPhone apps of 2017

Super Mario Run and WhatsApp named among the most popular iPhone apps of 2017 Super Mario Run has been named the most popular free game of the year on Apple’s App Store. The...
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Uber hack: Millions of accounts breached

Uber haven't had a very good few months. After having their operators licence withdrawn by TfL details of a massive data breach began to emerge. Though the Uber hack happened last...
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The best apps of 2017

Here are the best apps of 2017 according to Google Play. From fun selfie filters to apps that will teach you how to adult – our smartphones would be nothing without mobile...
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What happens next for Uber in London?

The decision by Transport for London to withdraw Uber’s operator licence sent shockwaves across the capital.  The decision by TfL would see the app driven private hire company banned from the...
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Best apps for students

For studying, socialising, traveling and eking out your student loan The average student will have a smartphone stuffed to the gills with apps.  But which are the best ones to get you...

How to get iPhone apps on Android

Although many Android users wouldn't give you tuppence for making their device more like an Apple iPhone, there are plenty of ways to bring some of that Apple functionality to your...

Sly Apps for Sneaky People

For the more morally objectionable among us, technology has offered greater potential for getting up to no good. Recent revelations from US district attorney Pamela Casey, who rumbled an initially innocuous...

Student Apps, Time Wasters Vs Time Savers

By all accounts, it’s tough being a student. You’ve got to spend just the right amount of time chatting up members of the opposite sex, and just the right amount of...

Apps in numbers

Apps, the lifeblood of our smartphones and eradicator of hundreds of hours of so-called 'productive time', but have you ever wondered how much we actually use our apps? Are you a social media...

Top Fitness Apps

January can be a nightmare month if you’re looking to shed a few pounds. The Christmas hangover is revved into overdrive, with that extra slice of Christmas pud now a major...

97% of top apps have been hacked

How secure are your smartphone and apps? Well, according to a recent report into the state of mobile security, not very secure at all. A staggering 97% of the top 100 most...