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New Tech
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Digital gig tickets

The Islington Assembly Hall is the first gig venue in the UK to introduce digital-only ticketing.  Concert-goers must buy tickets through the DICE app. The venue have made the change to try and stop the ...
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How Secure are Smartphones?

Your smartphone, a mini life manager, communication enabler and entertainment hub, the gateway to well… everything (if you have signal), but have you ever wondered how secure your little pocket companion actually is? Think of ...
How To

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 Android device, if you’re ...
Guides

What is a Dual SIM phone?

Dual-SIM is the term for a device that can operate 2 separate SIM cards concurrently, giving the user an option to use one of the two different lines. This can be particularly useful for users wanting ...
How To

How to Charge your battery faster

Waiting for your smartphone to charge when you really need it can be excruciating. Aside from crossing your fingers, shouting aggressively for it to hurry up or creating your own ritual dance to the smartphone ...
Android

What is Android Marshmallow?

Google are offering another sweet update to their mobile operating system, Android. We’ve had KitKat, Ice Cream Sandwich and most recently Lollipop. Next up? Victoria sponge cake? Profiteroles? Haribo? Android 6.0 is named Marshmallow (shortened ...
Education

Student Tech under £200

We all know students are often hard-up for a few quid, after beer tax of course. If you don’t fancy blowing your entire semester’s student loan on £1500 MacBooks or top of the range tablets, ...
Brands

Amazon Realign their Priorities

  Amazon Realign their Priorities Online shopping giant Amazon are having another rethink over the direction of their consumer own-brand tech in the build-up to Christmas. With less than 18 months on the clock, the ...
Smartphones

The Cloud Smartphone

Of all of technology’s many sub-categories, the smartphone is quite possibly the most competitive. Full of some of tech’s biggest names, it can be a long, hard road for any little fish wishing to make ...
Reviews

Spur Atomic Smartwatch- Review

We have often bemoaned the limitations of many smartwatches on the market today. Their reliance on a paired smartphone in order to fully function has flown in the face of the ‘revolutionary’ rhetoric their releases ...
Health

Mobile Phone Injury

It always makes for an amusing story when someone tells you they’ve walked into a lamppost while texting or they’ve tripped over a kerb mid-tweet, but our smartphones are apparently to blame for causing us ...
Smartphones

Puzzlephone- The Modular Mobile

The idea of a fully customisable and upgradeable phone is nothing new. As we’ve previously reported, Google have been working on Project Ara for some time. Circular Devices have taken the idea of the customisable ...