New law means no more logos on the back of your smartphone

If while admiring the shiny back of your smartphone you get slightly annoyed by the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) markings which seem to clutter up an otherwise-stylish device, then today’s news may just cheer you up a bit! A new law has been passed in the United States by President Obama which states that electronic devices sold are no longer required to display the various…

Will Apple be eliminating Google as its search engine?

Google has long been the search engine synonymous with Apple and its products, as well as its Maps apps that are on offer.However, this may all change very soon as the partnership is due to expire early on in 2015 as Apple may well be looking to use a different default search engine.Reports have been doing the rounds to suggest that a number of Google’s…

Fun and festive Christmas smartphone apps

There is absolutely no avoiding it, so we might as well all accept it. Christmas is here. ‘Tis the season to be jolly!To get in the festive spirit, you could download a couple of Christmas-themed apps to play and enjoy in the run up to the 25th.But what are the best apps to get addicted to before Santa makes his way to town? Gift Wrapping…

Indian smartphone trying to break the UK market

Budget smartphone company Karbonn Mobile are ready to try and crack the UK market with it’s latest creation and a Black Friday deal to go with it. Although perhaps not a familiar name to most tech-savvy individuals, Karbonn Mobile is one of the largest manufacturers in India, holding 13 per cent of the country’s market. In its drive to be recognised in the UK, the…

Black Friday phone deals to look out for

Black Friday might be a term unfamiliar with folks in the UK. Although it sounds a little sinister, the US seasonal shopping craze is now making some ground across the pond.Retailers across Great Britain are embracing the event, which sees crazy sales occurring on everything and anything—not least mobile phones.So what smartphones and other deals should you be keeping an eagle-eye out for? Anything iPhone…

Perfect gifts for smartphone lovers

With the festive season falling upon us, there are many who are already beginning to go into panic mode about what gifts to buy their loved ones this December. If you know someone who is something of a smartphone addict, we have the perfect present ideas for you. Give the gift of cinema The chances are that if your friend or family member spends a…

The iPhone 7 rumours

We are only still getting used to the features of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, but rumours are already starting to form about what the iPhone 7 may bring! What is in a name? When it comes to names, if we are to presume that Apple will continue along with its current pattern, the chances are that the next device that will be called…

Samsung bendy smartphone soon to hit markets

It’s no secret that Samsung has been looking at creating bendable devices over the past few years, but it looks like the time may almost be here, according to a report by ZDNet. The website has reported that the South Korean electronics company will soon be offering smartphones with displays that are so flexible they can be bent and folded in half. According to ZDNet,…