The iPhone 6 sales take Apple from strength to strength

Everyone knew that Apple’s iPhone 6 would be a hit and there is no doubt that Apple are celebrating the success now that the smartphone giant has released its most recent quarterly sales figures.Apple announced on Monday (October 20th) that the latest quarter was a record breaking one, and although sales for the iPad had appeared slow, the release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone…

Get set for Christmas with your smartphone

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but it is also the most stressful. The thought of late night shopping on a cold, dark Thursday evening, or having to face the dreaded queues is enough to put anyone off. What’s more, for anyone who watched Arnold Schwarzenegger in a blind panic trying to buy a Turbo Man action figure in Jingle All The Way,…

What to expect with the iOS 8.1 update

Apple’s most recent update, the iOS 8.1, is due for release today (October 20th), with Apple’s senior vice president of software engineering, Craig Federighi having revealed some of its new features during an iPad event. As always, the question that is on most people’s lips before they download a new update is what can be expected? Apple Pay may finally be here It seems like…

Nexus 6 vs Nexus 5

With the arrival of the Nexus 6, the bigger and more expensive upgrade from the Nexus 5, there is no doubt that many people will be wondering how it compares?The Nexus 6 introduces users to Android 5.0 Lollipop, the newest update that Google has to offer, although it has been said that this will be available to download for Nexus 5.Design-wise, both devices are similar…

iPhone Apps get a Hollywood makeover

For those of you who are lucky enough to be planning a trip to Los Angeles anytime soon, or if you are simply a film buff, then iTunes has released the most glamorous app that you need to get your hands on. As worthy as an Oscar statue itself, the Official Hollywood Walk of Fame offers directions along the 1.3 miles Walk of Fame, including…

Samsung Galaxy Ace 4 will hit the shelves next week

Samsung’s latest addition to its Ace family, the Samsung Galaxy Ace 4 will be available to buy from next week - Friday October 17th to be precise!Although the Samsung Galaxy Ace 4 is one of the South Korean manufacturer’s mid-range collection, its appearance will no doubt bring joy to those who have been awaiting news of its arrival.The handset is plastic, 11mm thick and weighs…

Will Facebook soon be moving into the world of mobile payments?

With Apple Pay expected to be available within the next month or so, heads have turned to the world of social media now to see who is likely to be following suit. Rumour has it Mark Zuckerberg’s brainchild, Facebook, will be the next to do so. There have apparently been some recently linked screenshots that were obtained by Techcrunch that suggest the social media site…

Nexus 6: The latest rumours

Given that Google’s Nexus 5 was released in the second half of 2013, we would be forgiven for thinking that the Nexus 6 will be heading our way soon. Here, we have the latest rumours about the handset, which has apparently been codenamed Motorola Shaumu. The first point to address is the handset’s moniker, which has seen a curveball thrown at it as it may…