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#Smartphones

# smartphones - Saturday 25 April, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Get quick fit, learn to DJ, and/or finally get your photos organised.

# smartphones - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From Business ETC It’s not just small businesses being punished after ‘mobilegeddon’ Mobile Fail

It’s not just small businesses being punished after ‘mobilegeddon’

Government and big business websites are also failing the mobile test.

# smartphones - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From Business ETC Too many photos on your phone? Here’s how to filter through them quickly TechGuide

Too many photos on your phone? Here’s how to filter through them quickly

If the idea of wading through your photos is too much of a task, there are ways to speed things up a little.

# smartphones - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From Business ETC Samsung expects the S6 to do a lot more than break sales records No Pressure

Samsung expects the S6 to do a lot more than break sales records

It’s hoping it will reverse a large slide in profits last year, and re-establish itself as the global smartphone leader.

# smartphones - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From Business ETC Being overwhelmed by app notifications? Here’s what you can do… Headwrecking

Being overwhelmed by app notifications? Here’s what you can do…

All apps want to alert you to new updates, but not all of them are important.

# smartphones - Saturday 4 April, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a Game Boy-inspired platformer, a way to stop annoying push notifications from appearing, and an in-depth photo editing tool.

# smartphones - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

From Business ETC China’s richest woman went from the factory floor to a billion-dollar fortune Rags To Riches

China’s richest woman went from the factory floor to a billion-dollar fortune

Zhou Qunfei made her money selling tech companies touchscreen glass.

From Business ETC So you know you can make calls through WhatsApp now, right? Ring Ring

So you know you can make calls through WhatsApp now, right?

The feature is now available for Android users while an iOS version will arrive in a couple of weeks.

# smartphones - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

This week features another way to livestream through your phone, an incredibly stretchy dog, and a new standalone app from Instagram.

# smartphones - Saturday 21 March, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an easier way to take selfies, a way to turn your phone into a tennis racket and a puzzle game all about surveillance.

# smartphones - Monday 16 March, 2015

From Business ETC Dyson could hold the key to doubling your smartphone’s battery life Lifespan

Dyson could hold the key to doubling your smartphone’s battery life

It’s invested in a company that creates solid-state batteries, which could lead to improved battery life for all your devices.

# smartphones - Saturday 14 March, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a news reader for your lock screen, a simple way to unlock your Mac and an immersive strategy game for the iPad.

# smartphones - Saturday 7 March, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a way to bring livestreaming to your tweets, a handy browser that takes inspiration from Facebook chat heads and another addictive drawing game.

From Business ETC These are the weirdest things we saw at the biggest tech conference in the world Off The Beaten Track

These are the weirdest things we saw at the biggest tech conference in the world

A lot happens at Mobile World Congress.

# smartphones - Thursday 5 March, 2015

From Business ETC Some great smartphones were announced this week, but what are they like? Pick Of The Bunch

Some great smartphones were announced this week, but what are they like?

All the big players revealed their latest editions at Mobile World Congress this week, and it’s quite a lineup.

# smartphones - Saturday 21 February, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring the apps that will simplify everything, a solution to your photo woes and a tranquil snowboarding game.

# smartphones - Saturday 14 February, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a way to message through your lock screen, an adorable puzzler that’s all about rotating worlds, and a powerful photo editor.

# smartphones - Saturday 31 January, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a crowdsourced map of WiFi hotspots, zombies on pogo sticks and a great iOS mail app from a surprising source.

# smartphones - Saturday 10 January, 2015

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a game you control with your voice, a way to keep all your private information safe and ways to sort out all your note taking needs.

# smartphones - Monday 5 January, 2015

From Business ETC One of the world’s most valuable tech startups brought in €10 billion in 2014 Meteoric Rise

One of the world’s most valuable tech startups brought in €10 billion in 2014

The Chinese handset company Xiaomi now has a valuation of €37 billion, after doubling its sales to €10.1 last year.

# smartphones - Saturday 27 December, 2014

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an easy way of digitising your documents, a trip around the world and an app for defacing friends’ photos.

# smartphones - Friday 26 December, 2014

From Business ETC These were the best smartphone games released in 2014 Playthrough

These were the best smartphone games released in 2014

Say goodbye to bordom.

# smartphones - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

From Business ETC These are the apps everyone should have on their smartphone Essentials

These are the apps everyone should have on their smartphone

Because some apps are more useful than others.

# smartphones - Monday 22 December, 2014

From Business ETC These were the best apps released in 2014 Best Of

These were the best apps released in 2014

It’s been a busy year, but which apps of 2014 are worth your attention?

From Business ETC These messaging apps will help you wish someone a Merry Christmas* Good Wishes

These messaging apps will help you wish someone a Merry Christmas*

*If you want to go a step further than sending a generic text message, that is.

# smartphones - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring the return of an old classic, a way to keep your photos safe from prying eyes and a critically acclaimed game making its way to iPad.

# smartphones - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From Business ETC Looking for a good night’s sleep? Here are your options TechGuide

Looking for a good night’s sleep? Here are your options

For when you’ve run out of Dreamy Sleepy Nighty Snoozy-Snooze.

# smartphones - Sunday 14 December, 2014

These are the accessories you need for your smartphone/tablet

Smartphone and tablets are incredibly useful devices, but there are numerous products out there that will help add extra value to them.

# smartphones - Saturday 13 December, 2014

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a proper rival to Google Maps, a way to properly sort out your contacts list, and your best opportunity to get into the Game of Thrones world.

# smartphones - Saturday 6 December, 2014

From Business ETC What kind of smartphone plan should you go for? Decisions Decisions

What kind of smartphone plan should you go for?

So you know what phone you want, but what should you be thinking about when choosing a plan?

# smartphones - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

From Business ETC Which smartphone should be in your Christmas stocking this year? Buyers' Guide

Which smartphone should be in your Christmas stocking this year?

The competition between the different smartphone this year means we’re spoilt for choice, but which ones are worth considering?

# smartphones - Sunday 30 November, 2014

From Business ETC Why do Android updates take so long to be released? TechKnowHow

Why do Android updates take so long to be released?

Short answer: It’s a long and complicated process.

# smartphones - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

From Business ETC Here are the new Android Lollipop features you should know about TechGuide

Here are the new Android Lollipop features you should know about

The update from Google is packed with a wide variety of new features and ideas that will make thing much easier for you.

# smartphones - Saturday 22 November, 2014

From Business ETC 5 apps worth downloading this week Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an easy way to record podcasts, one of the best apps out there getting a new release, and a game that combines the best of Frogger and Flappy Bird.

# smartphones - Friday 21 November, 2014

From Business ETC The internet is going to have 3 billion people using it next year Access For All

The internet is going to have 3 billion people using it next year

And it’s expected that nearly half of the world’s population will have online access by 2018.

# smartphones - Thursday 20 November, 2014

From Business ETC There’s been a small, but important change made to the App Store Clarify

There’s been a small, but important change made to the App Store

At the very least, it will make apps with in-app purchases a little more honest.

‘Ghoulish and distasteful’: Emergency services ask public to stop taking photos at crash scenes

An “astounding” number of people tried to photograph an incident yesterday in which a two-year-old girl was killed.

# smartphones - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From Business ETC Apple and Google have released some important updates for your smartphone Upgrades

Apple and Google have released some important updates for your smartphone

Android Lollipop has officially started to roll out while iOS 8 has received an update designed to speed up older iPhones and iPads.

From Business ETC Samsung adopts a ‘less is more’ approach for its smartphone business Quality Not Quantity

Samsung adopts a ‘less is more’ approach for its smartphone business

The manufacturer is slashing the number of smartphones it issues by up to one-third.

# smartphones - Saturday 15 November, 2014

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