The Nexus 6 is ready to order

With Christmas only around the corner (we don’t know exactly how many shopping days it amounts to, but it’s not that many!) it’s no surprise that we are starting to see pre-orders opening for this season’s new smartphones.Following last week’s Blackberry Classic going on sale, the Nexus 6 has now opened up for pre-sales in the UK.The debut device that has been built with the…

Samsung to cut smartphone range

In an age when mobile phone companies are releasing new smartphones every few months, it comes as a surprise that Samsung has announced that it will actually be reducing its range. The South Korean company stated that in a bid to cut back company costs, it will be cutting its number of models by between 25 to 30 per cent in 2015. Samsung’s senior vice-president,…

Print selfies off in seconds with new case

There is no doubt about it, more and more smartphone users are in love with the act of ‘the selfie’, with celebrities such as Kim Kardashian (who has even managed to create a whole book from her collection of selfies) really establishing it as a modern day trend.Now, it seems that selfie lovers around the world will soon be able to do so much more…

Stop the press: Blackberry Classic pre-order available

The Blackberry Classic has been causing something of a stir recently, with people unsure why a smartphone company would want to take a step back with a new handset. Blackberry’s chief executive officer (CEO), John Chen, even publicly penned a letter defending the Canadian company’s decision. Chen famously said in his blog post that ‘If it ain’t broke don’t fix it’. Well, the time has…

NHS to let you see medical records on smartphones

You might soon be able to access your medical records through your smartphone, if a new initiative planned by the National Health Service (NHS) gets the go-ahead.This proposal comes after the NHS said that it wanted to integrate a number of new technological initiatives which will see it hopefully become paperless within the next four years, by giving patients access to their own health records…

Samsung Galaxy S6 – what we know

Another day, another new rumour about an up and coming smartphone, and this time it is the Samsung Galaxy S6 whose ears will be burning (if smartphones had ears, that is).So, first things first, when will we be seeing the newest addition to the Samsung Galaxy family? Well, it’s looking very unlikely that you will find it under your Christmas tree this year as the…

We could soon be bending our phones if LG has anything to do with it

Mobile phone giant LG has announced its plans for the future - and they are very flexible in more ways than one.The Korean company has shared its roadmap for the future and one specific feature that will capture the attention of many is the fact that we could be playing with bendable smartphones next year.The main thing that is making this possible is that LG…

Phones of Christmases past

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and it really isn’t far away now. There is no denying that aside from the dreaded brussel sprouts, Christmas usually comes with a serving of nostalgia. It’s the time when you think back about the gifts you received over the years and cringe at the horrific knitted jumpers you’ve been forced to wear. Looking back over the…