Smartphone orders prompt takeaway sales boost

Smartphone orders prompt takeaway sales boost
The surge in smartphone usage has had a knock-on effect on the takeaway industry, with sales forecast to hit £8 billion thanks in large part to people ordering online through websites and mobile apps. Figures from Euromonitor International show that overall spending on pizza, curry and Chinese food is expected to grow by 28 per cent during this decade to £7.6bn a year, the Guardian reports. It…

Android Marshmallow launches worldwide

Android Marshmallow launches worldwide
Android has announced the launch of its latest operating system - Android 6.0 Marshmallow - to users all over the world, starting with owners of the Google Nexus smartphone. You can sell your Google Nexus and upgrade to the new Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, which will ship with the new OS out of the box - and Marshmallow is described as the "sweetest, smartest…

Facebook revamps mobile profiles

Facebook revamps mobile profiles
Facebook has introduced a raft of new mobile-friendly features to improve the user experience of those accessing the social network from their smartphones. With more than four billion people accessing the site every single day, Facebook wanted to give its users more options relating to how they curate their online identity. There are three main improvements designed to give the individual a much higher level of control…

Samsung announced market leader in Smartphones

Samsung announced market leader in Smartphones
Samsung is boasting market-leading sales results around the world as it continues to dominate smartphone shipments. 1 in 4 smartphones are Samsung According to a new report, around one in four smartphones shipped around the world in the second quarter of 2015 was a Samsung, with an impressive 21 per cent share of the market. The data from market research firm Counterpoint showed that the technology…

Want to know how to get the best out of your smartphone camera?

Want to know how to get the best out of your smartphone camera?
Taking pictures with a smartphone has made photography a much bigger part of everyday life than ever before. But if you really want to be the reigning king or queen of the smartphone snap, here a few simple tips to make your photos really stand out. Make the most of the software There is no need to use the camera software at its default settings.…

Instagram hits 400m users, overtaking Twitter

Instagram hits 400m users, overtaking Twitter
Instagram has announced that its community has grown to 400 million regular users, with an estimated 80 million images shared every single day by these individuals. The figure means that Instagram is now more popular than Twitter, which has a regular user base of approximately 316 million. More brands are understood to be flocking to Instagram to tap into the markets this growing user base…

Apple introduces iPhone Upgrade Program

Apple introduces iPhone Upgrade Program
Apple has introduced the official iPhone Upgrade Program in tandem with the launch of the latest versions of its flagship device - the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. Customers taking advantage of the arrangement will be able to get a new iPhone every year and whatever level of coverage they want with AppleCare+ - all for $32.41 (£20.72) per month. This is offered with…

3D Touch among the innovative new features included with iPhone 6s

3D Touch among the innovative new features included with iPhone 6s
Apple finally unveiled the next versions of its flagship product at an industry event last week - the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. And guess what? After reading all these new features, you will want to sell your old iPhone 6 and upgrade for these new versions! 3D Touch, the iPhone 6S most innovative feature These are the most advanced iPhones to date, with both…