New Sony smartphone leaked during hack

The Sony hacking scandal has made headlines all around the globe over the last couple of weeks, and the nightmare appears to be continuing for the technology giant as it is believed that its next flagship smartphone has also been leaked.Making the rumoured new handset even more interesting is the fact that it has come about thanks to a James Bond movie product pitch.While many…

Will Apple Pay be coming to the UK soon?

We may have been hearing about Apple Pay for what seems like a few months now, but there has never really been any clear picture as to when it will be rolled out to those who use iPhones in the UK, until now that is.It may have already been integrated in the US, and while there haven’t been any official figures released yet about how…

Mobile networks agree to improve coverage

The UK’s four main mobile networks have come to an agreement with the government to improve the country’s mobile coverage. Three, EE, O2 and Vodafone have compromised and agreed to a £5 billion investment in a bid to tackle the areas within the country in which mobile users report patchy coverage, which are known as ‘not spots’. An issue that arises when it comes to…

The best smartphones of 2014

As it is coming towards the end of the year, we felt that it was only fitting to become a bit nostalgic and look back at some of the smartphones which have been making the headlines and proved to be very popular over the past 12 months. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 It only hit shelves back in October, but the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has…

Smartphone sales up by 20 per cent in third quarter

New research has shown that within the third quarter of 2014, smartphone sales increased by 20.3 per cent, with 301 million units being shipped. This is according to Gartner’s most recent quarterly sales estimates, which also predicts that the total sales for the year will reach 1.2 billion units. Within the past three months, the sales of devices continued to soar with those in emerging…

Huawei’s Honor 6 Plus could be out in time for Christmas

While Christmas is only a mere ten days away, those who have yet to purchase the perfect smartphone gift for a loved one may want to wait and see what the next couple of days will bring, especially as rumour has it that Huawei will be bringing out a brand new device tomorrow (December 16th).The Chinese company may have only recently released its Honor 6…

New app hopes to help put an end to speeding

While there are plenty of television and magazine campaigns out there to promote anti-speeding, a new app has been released which hopes to add to this message and further ensure the safety of people on the road. TomTom, the Dutch navigation system company, has released an Android app for smartphones which will essentially warn drivers when a fixed speed camera is approaching, hopefully encouraging them…