The best apps for students

September can be the time for new beginnings, especially in the academic world. Thousands and thousands of young people will pack up their things, head to their local supermarket for a bargain set of pans and new bedding, and wave goodbye to their parents as they leave home for the first time to go to university.While the majority will spend many hours reading heavy, dusty…

Samsung’s phones will get Nokia Maps

There’s been an exciting announcement for Samsung users as the smartphone giant has signed an agreement to bring Nokia’s HERE mapping service to its devices.The agreement will use a free test of beta version of an Android app for Nokia’s HERE Maps (originally known as Nokia Maps), which is also used by Amazon, Yahoo and Garmin, on Samsung’s handsets.Nokia HERE Maps, which provides data for…

Will Apple be pairing up with American Express for the iPhone 6?

Will Apple be creating a partnership with American Express? Yes, you heard that right; these are the latest rumours to be surfacing about the hotly anticipated iPhone 6.While it may be a bit confusing trying to work out what one of the leading financial services has to do with the new smartphone, the partnership will focus on the rumoured iPhone 6 mobile payment platform.The first…

Everything we know about the iPhone 6

It’s no secret that the hotly anticipated iPhone 6 has been causing those rumour mills to work faster than ever but with Apple sending invites for September 9th, featuring the line ‘Wish we could say more’, there really is no doubt that the date is set for the new release.So, what do we know about the iPhone 6 so far? Well, nothing has been confirmed.…

The Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 on sale before announcement

In an unusual turn of events, Samsung’s Galaxy Mega 2 has gone on sale...before it has even been announced. Those who were perhaps expecting an elaborate announcement at next month’s IFA trade show may be disappointed to hear that there are shops in Malaysia and Thailand that are already selling the device. So, given that there can’t really be any more rumours about the smartphone,…

Roundup of what to expect in September

There is no doubt about it, September is going to be exciting. With Europe’s largest consumer electronics fair, the IFA Trade Show, commencing in Berlin on September 5th, the last quarter of the year is sure to be full of massive advancements and announcements. Here we have compiled some of the biggest rumours going round to let you know what to expect in September.iPhone 6…

What to do with your old smartphone if you’re upgrading to the next generation

This September is definitely hotting up to be the most exciting time for the smartphone industry. There are rumours of not one, but two variants of the iPhone 6 and the Samsung Galaxy Alpha. Mix that with the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and the Nokia Lumia 530, among others, and you have the ingredients for a smartphone extravaganza. However, one question that will no doubt…

Keep your children under control with a handy new app!

The numerous parents who have been ignored by their children while trying to get through to them on their mobiles will no doubt be rejoicing at the creation of the new app Ignore No More.Created by Sharon Standifird, a mother from Texas, the Android app allows parents to lock their child’s smartphone should they ignore their parents’ calls, making sure that they, well, don’t ignore…