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# ios - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Got an iPhone or iPad? iOS 8 has arrived for you to download

Those with an iPhone 4S or newer will be able to download the new version of iOS, but make sure you have 3GB of space free.

# ios - Saturday 13 September, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a proper way to view tweets by location, a nice travel journal app and a way to ensure your children can only see appropriate videos on YouTube.

# ios - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Facebook is copying Snapchat again, but not in the way you would expect

The service is experimenting with a feature that will allow posts on the main site to delete themselves after a set period of time.

Don't like that Android app you paid for? Google extends refund window to 2 hours

A fair jump considering the previous time period was 15 minutes.

# ios - Saturday 6 September, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an instant messenger that lets you chat via GIFs, a handy way to organise emails on mobile and a faster way to read non-fiction books.

# ios - Saturday 30 August, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a novel approach to image sharing apps, a personalised weather service and a terrifying PC game brought to the small screen.

# ios - Saturday 23 August, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a real way of identifying those battery hogging apps, an easier way to create panorama photos and your opportunity to control a tentacled blob.

# ios - Saturday 16 August, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a way to remember notes from the day before, a neon-visual shoot ‘em up and a way to help other people

# ios - Sunday 10 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge 12 deadly things you didn't know your phone could do Hidden Wonders

12 deadly things you didn't know your phone could do

Using iOS or Android? Here are some tricks.

# ios - Saturday 9 August, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a messaging app that sends to random people, a handy sleep app, and a redesigned productivity app.

# ios - Monday 4 August, 2014

Find your phone's bar signal too vague? Here's how you can get a more accurate reading

If you find the signal bar on your phone a little too unreliable, this will give you a more accurate reading.

# ios - Saturday 2 August, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an intelligent time assistant, a novel way to get you out of bed and a handy way to get rid of unnecessary apps on Android.

# ios - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Apple's iPhone 6 faces a big pricing problem around the world

Relatively poorer customers can’t afford it – and they’re turning to Android.

# ios - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Finally! Facebook now lets you save articles to read later

The new feature will allow users to scroll their News Feeds without interruption.

# ios - Saturday 19 July, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an app to help cut down on your alcohol intake, one to manage your passwords, and one to satisfy your inner weather nerd.

# ios - Friday 18 July, 2014

How to use Snapchat's new geofilters, a feature kept hidden until now

However, we might have a wait before any will be available in Ireland.

# ios - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Refresher: Every smartphone gesture you will ever need

Because everyone has to start somewhere.

# ios - Saturday 12 July, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a handy way to bring all screenshots together, a comprehensive multilingual dictionary and one of the best iOS games this year arriving on Android.

# ios - Saturday 5 July, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a way to compare store prices, an app that will help you control your privacy online, and a contender for the most frustrating endless runner around.

# ios - Saturday 28 June, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an app that works out the best contract for your phone, a minimalist photo app, and a messaging service that only uses your lock screen.

# ios - Saturday 21 June, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a gesture-based screen launcher, a game that only requires you to tap very quickly and a way to customise your own GIFs.

# ios - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Facebook's new messaging app is Snapchat with a strange twist

After failing with Poke and seeing its $3 billion offer for Snapchat rejected, Facebook is hoping its new app Slingshot will fare better.

# ios - Friday 13 June, 2014

These amazing images were all taken on smartphones or tablets

And they will put your selfies to shame.

# ios - Saturday 7 June, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a brain training game that’s a little bit different, a Tetris-style building game and a way to find any useful amenity nearby.

# ios - Saturday 31 May, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a sequel to one of the most addictive puzzle game of 2013, a handy way to keep all your cloud accounts organised and one of best free calender apps on the market.

# ios - Saturday 24 May, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a better way to organise your contacts and stay up to date, a brilliant NES-style shoot-em-up, and a AR translator app that everyone should own.

# ios - Saturday 17 May, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a service which shows you how exactly you’re spending your time, an opportunity to block out distracting apps, and a homage to classic Game Boy games.

# ios - Saturday 10 May, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring an activity tracker with a difference, a game involving a colour mixing sheep and a method for developing good habits.

# ios - Saturday 3 May, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Including a way to get those secrets off your chest without revealing your identity, a iconic character in new surroundings, and an app that will help your wellbeing.

# ios - Saturday 26 April, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

a board game version of the popular Hitman series, an excuse to explore Ireland on your bike and a service which makes multi-tasking a breeze.

# ios - Saturday 19 April, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring Google’s entry into the camera app market, the ability to create customised font notes, and a soothing and relaxing experience.

# ios - Thursday 17 April, 2014

Apple said to integrate Shazam's song-recognition software into iOS update

The company is partnering with Shazam, whose music-recognition software will be built into Apple’s upcoming mobile software update iOS 8.

# ios - Saturday 12 April, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a better way to manage your time, Dropbox’s answer to your photo storing woes and an extreme solution to your alarm clock woes.

# ios - Thursday 10 April, 2014

# ios - Saturday 5 April, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a way to reminisce about past posts, a polished and isometric adventure game and a different way to learn a new language.

# ios - Saturday 29 March, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a handy way to browse the web on your phone, an epic fantasy adventure and a disco zoo.

# ios - Friday 28 March, 2014

The iPhone 6 is coming in September

That’s what the Japanese are saying anyway.

# ios - Saturday 22 March, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a different approach to curated news, a podcast app for Android devices, and e-cards to suit every occasion you can think of.

# ios - Saturday 15 March, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a new way to tell stories, a photo app that focuses solely on mood and a different way of reading classic novels.

# ios - Saturday 8 March, 2014

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a survival adventure set in space, a minimalist glass smashing game and an app that makes sure you never forget where you left your car ever again.