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Plan the perfect Valentine's Day on your phone
13 February, 2018
Valentine's Day is almost upon us. Your phone is the perfect tool for planning the perfect day. Here are some apps that might help.
Gas and electricity jargon explained
5 February, 2018
Easy explanations of gas and electricity jargon - just to make thing clearer when your bill arrives, or when you want to switch energy providers.
What exactly is variable aperture?
26 January, 2018
With rumours of a new smartphone with something called variable aperture, we investigate what it actually means...
5 things we're hoping to see in 2018
29 December, 2017
From foldable phones to Harry Potter AR games, here's a rundown of the mobile tech we're most looking forward to seeing in 2018.
10 signs you need a virtual assistant
8 December, 2017
Do you need a virtual assistant? If you recognise any of these ten tell-tale signs, the answer may well be 'yes'.
iPhone X's five gestures you need to know
1 December, 2017
Apple's decision to get rid of the home button was bold, but it's time to embrace the change. This is everything you need to know about iPhone X gestures
iPhone X: What the critics think
17 November, 2017
We take a closer look at the word from the web on iPhone X. This is what the likes of the Trusted Reviews, Stuff, Pocket-lint and Tech Radar are saying...
Fluent Forever: the future of app language learning?
10 November, 2017
We take a look at up-coming language learning app, Fluent Forever. Its creator claims the apps can make you fluent in a foreign language in six months...
What is machine learning?
3 November, 2017
We investigate the rise (and history) of machine learning, and what it means for the future of your smartphone.
App review: Stranger Things: The Game
27 October, 2017
We take a look at Stranger Things: The Game, before we throw ourselves into series two. Join Hopper and the kids as they explore Hawkins and The Upside Down
Sony Xperia XZ1: Behind the lens
20 October, 2017
We take the opportunity to focus in on what makes the Sony Xperia XZ1's 19MP camera, which can record video in an astounding 960fps, so good...
How to use Nokia's bothie camera
28 September, 2017
Are you confused about Nokia 8's Dual-Sight 'bothie' mode? Allow us to walk you through it, and what you can do with the new feature...
Discover Alexa's new skills
21 September, 2017
The Alexa smart home assistant inside Amazon’s Echo is always evolving. Since launch, it's learned lots of new skills - read on to find out more...
How to kick a bad smartphone habit
29 August, 2017
We take a look at how you can up your smartphone etiquette. Our top ten simple rules will quickly have you on the straight and narrow...
New study proves mobile network relationships outlast romance
1 May, 2017
A recent study conducted by Carphone Warehouse has suggested that mobile network relationships outlast romantic ones in the UK...
Most anticipated smartphones of 2018
5 January, 2018
The flagship phone we're most looking forward to...
What do the symbols on my screen mean?
28 March, 2018
Find out what all the symbols on your phone screen actually mean...
How to fix a mobile internet connection
3 February, 2017
If you're having problems with your mobile internet connection, here are some tips...
The best TV streaming boxsets of 2018
29 January, 2018
Unmissable shows on Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu...
Data test: How much is 1GB?
1 June, 2017
Those videos that automatically play on Facebook and Twitter could be pushing you...
5 ways to save a bundle on your energy bill
29 January, 2018
Some tips to help you use less energy, and save some cash...
How do I keep my mobile number?
10 October, 2016
Here's how to make sure you're never without your number...
Screen resolution explained: Quad HD vs 4K
2 October, 2016
What's the real difference between 4K, Quad HD, Full HD and 2K?
The 6 best camera phones
18 May, 2017
Whether you're a selfie lover or a fully-fledged photographer, these are the best...
How to upgrade your phone
1 February, 2017
Are you looking to upgrade to a new phone? This is what you need to know...