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This week's Lowdown: Apple's new game delivers
7 May, 2019
Apple’s first game in over ten years revamps an old-school classic, retweets get supercharged, and Android Auto gets a welcome update.
This week's Lowdown: Facebook and Messenger to merge
16 April, 2019
Facebook plans to fold Messenger back into the main app, plus Skype will start screensharing on iOS and Android.
This week's lowdown: Twitter's new Snapchat-like camera
19 March, 2019
Get your fix of this week’s mobile news, from secret iPhone features to the weird and wonderful things found in Ubers.
Best Twitter accounts for the World Cup
12 June, 2018
This summer, Twitter will be awash with funny World Cup content and not shortage of stats. But with so much content out there, who do you follow?
Google takes on Twitter with own news feed
26 July, 2017
Google will launch an improved news stream called feed in the coming weeeks, to take on the likes of Facebook and Twitter...
The most popular apps of our time
27 April, 2017
With over 2.2 billion smartphone users worldwide, Carphone Warehouse and HTC wanted to find out which apps are the most popular
How to download and save your Vines
17 January, 2017
Vine as we know it is coming to a close today, so it's the last chance to save you six-second videos. This is how you do it...
Have your Moment on Twitter
4 October, 2016
Twitter have made Moments available to all of its users. Now you can create your own curated stories showcasing the biggest events.
Twitter's blue tick now available to all
21 July, 2016
Have you always envied those who have the prestigious blue tick on their Twitter accounts? It could be your turn now with this rule change
Are GIFs coming to WhatsApp?
27 June, 2016
Are GIFs finally going to be making their way to WhatsApp? With functionality on Facebook Messenger and Twitter already, what's the hold up?
What is Periscope?
18 February, 2016
Want to know exactly what Periscope is and how to use it? Check out our great tips for live streaming on this awesome app.
Celebrating everything J.K. Rowling
31 July, 2015
It's J.K. Rowling's 50th birthday, and to celebrate we're looking at how she has made every year since The Philosopher's Stone great.
App Review: Hooks
15 July, 2015
Get notifications and custom alerts for all the things that matter in your life with this nifty new app. You'll be hooked.
The future of social networks
24 April, 2015
Social networks are changing. Take a look at what the future holds for social media and what the likes of Facebook and Twitter will have to deal with.
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 manually enter Vodafone APN settings
25 April, 2019
How to enter the Vodafone APN settings...
How to find your SIM card number on Android
30 April, 2019
Finding your SIM number...
iPhone Xs vs iPhone X: what's the difference?
19 September, 2018
How Apple's new flagship compares with the old…
How to move from an iPhone to a Samsung Galaxy
28 April, 2019
Here's how to transfer pictures, videos and other data to your new Samsung Galaxy....
How to fix a mobile internet connection
3 February, 2017
If you're having problems with your mobile internet connection, here are some tips...
iPhone Xs vs Xs Max: what's the difference?
27 September, 2018
Which new iPhone is the one for you?
Data test: How much is 1GB?
1 June, 2017
Those videos that automatically play on Facebook and Twitter could be pushing you...
O2 APN Settings
3 May, 2019
If you're trying to access mobile internet or send multimedia messages on the O2...
iPhone 7 vs iPhone 8
24 October, 2017
What's the difference between two of the best iPhones that have ever been released?...