Young adults want to manage finances on smartphones

Young adults want to manage finances on smartphones
Smartphones have increasingly infiltrated every aspect of modern life, to the point where young adults in particular consider them an item they can't live without. Indeed, new research by global asset management firm Legg Mason has revealed that the so-called millennial generation - adults aged between 18 and 35, are almost twice as likely to use mobile phones as their older counterparts. More than nine…

Apple unveils iOS 11 operating system

Apple unveils iOS 11 operating system
We've been crying out for information on what might be included in Apple's forthcoming iPhone 8 - and we might have got our biggest teaser yet.While the company isn't expected to officially launch the phone until September, chief executive Tim Cook this week took to the stage to unveil its new iOS 11 operating system.Billed as a "major update to the world's most advanced mobile…

LG G6 range to be expanded?

LG G6 range to be expanded?
LG has earned massive plaudits since its recent launch of the LG G6 - an impressive new smartphone boasting features such as dual rear cameras and a large display screen. But if reports are to be believed, the company doesn't plan to rest on its laurels just yet and has an eye on expanding the range further. According to ETNews, the technology manufacturer wants to…

Apple to see ‘very strong late 2017 and 2018’

Apple to see ‘very strong late 2017 and 2018’
Any talk of Apple's glow in the smartphone market waning amid strong competition might have been wildly premature.IDC recently recorded the first ever year in which iPhone shipments declined and lowered its shipment projections for 2017 to 223.6 million units. But the organisation also predicts that 2018 volumes will be around 240.4 million. With the release of the Apple iPhone 8 just around the corner,…

More Apple iPhone 8 details leak out

More Apple iPhone 8 details leak out
If you're holding off on buying a new smartphone ahead of the launch of the Apple iPhone 8, you'll be eagerly waiting to see what exciting new features it will offer. As we've said before on these pages, Apple is really good at keeping its cards close to its chest when it comes to its new products. That's one reason why the launch of a…

Kogan offers high-end features at budget price

Kogan offers high-end features at budget price
Kogan.com has unveiled a device that it claims offers high-end features but at a relatively low price. The Kogan Agora 8 is set to be rolled out initially in Australia and comes with an asking price of $199 (£115). The price tag stands out given the range of features it contains. For instance, the device boasts a 2.5 Dragontrail Glass display. According to Kogan, this…

Are you addicted to your smartphone?

How much time do you think you spend using your smartphone? An hour a day? Two hours? Well, you might be amazed to know that the average amount of time a person spends glued to their handset is actually much, much higher in some countries. According to research by Statista, the average person in Brazil spends almost five hours a day glued to their handset.…

Does the device you use affect your behaviour?

Does the device you use affect your behaviour?
It's often the case that the items we have on us can have an impact on how we behave, even if we don't realise. For instance, our posture tends to improve when we're wearing a smart suit. Similarly, we tend to carry ourselves in a more formal way if we're holding an item such as a clipboard. So could something similar be true when it…