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Top Mobile Games To Keep You Entertained For Hours

by zerodudex333 ‎29-09-2014 09:00 - edited ‎29-09-2014 07:33

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There are many great games to be found in the app store that do not have the kind of ‘grab them by the wallet’ mentality that Candy Crush has, and these gems are often filled with hours of fun. I thought it would be good to list my current favourite mobile games that can keep you entertained for hours, without the temptation of spending on in-app purchases always being at the back of your mind.


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It's been a busy if short week, particularly for Android fans and Apple anti-fans. Apple released a disastrous update which broke critical aspects of the iPhone, and also received (mostly undeserved) flak for iPhone 6 Plus models being overly bendable. On the Android side of things, we've heard about three upcoming devices: the next Nexus, the next HTC flagship and Tesco's new Hudl 2 tablet. Let's take a closer look!




Languages & Technology

by bethanaaay ‎28-09-2014 10:00 - edited ‎27-09-2014 18:34

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For a lot of us, learning languages at school was a real pain... but they're actually extremely important. Today I'll be looking at how important language is to the technology industry, and even how technology has shaped the language we use every day.


Don't let Mobile Phone Contracts tie you down

by shadylady ‎27-09-2014 16:49 - edited ‎27-09-2014 17:02



Can’t get a new phone because there is still a long time period before your contract ends? Well, you thought wrong. A phone contract doesn’t have to restrict your desires. Here is how you can take control. 


Airbnb – An Online Vacation Rentals Marketplace

by jeff_elephant ‎26-09-2014 10:00 - edited ‎24-09-2014 16:37

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Airbnb is an online marketplace that is revolutionising vacation rentals. Whether you want to rent a property for vacation, or rent out your property while you’re on vacation, Airbnb can help you.


Top 10 Sony Xperia Z3 cases and accessories

by wsjudd ‎25-09-2014 17:04 - edited ‎25-09-2014 17:07


Here are our selections for the best 10 Sony Xperia Z3 cases and accessories. Enjoy!




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Last week I got my hands on the new Samsung Galaxy Alpha to review for you guys and filmed a video review telling you all about Samsung's new flagship device. Click through to read about the phone, watch the video review and the unboxing video.

Read more..., an immersive language learning app. (Vlog by @zoeawesome)

by zoeawesome ‎24-09-2014 10:00 - edited ‎24-09-2014 11:33

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ANT+: Connect Your Smartphone with Sport & Fitness Accessories

by kenlo ‎23-09-2014 18:00 - edited ‎22-09-2014 14:04


If you’d like to use a smartphone to track your exercise routine, it’s often worth choosing a device which supports ANT+ technology. A common standard for connecting your phone to sports and fitness equipment, ANT+ is now integrated in many smartphones from Sony and Samsung. The technology is compatible with a range of fitness accessories and also high-end exercise equipment found in your local gym.


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Good afternoon! We had the iPhone 6 Plus review go up yesterday, so the weekly news is being diverted to Tuesday. There are some big stories this week, so enjoy!


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