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Bux: An iPhone app that makes the stock market a game
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Bux: An iPhone app that makes the stock market a game

By 19 November 2014

Over the course of the day we've made just over 100 Bux and then managed to lose it all before regaining half before going to bed. We've been playing Bux you see, a new app that taps into the world of day trading, allowing you to play certain stocks to... >>

Z Launcher Beta for Android: Nokia may be onto a winner
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Z Launcher Beta for Android: Nokia may be onto a winner

By 18 November 2014

Nokia recently launched its N1 Android tablet, showing the world that the sale of its mobile arm to Microsoft wasn't to be its end. While it agreed not to make phones anymore it is still going to be on smartphones thanks to its own launcher, the Z Launcher.... >>

Monument Valley: Forgotten Shores review: More beautiful levels to enjoy
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Monument Valley: Forgotten Shores review: More beautiful levels to enjoy

By 13 November 2014

Monument Valley is one of the best games for the iPad we've seen this year balancing beautiful graphics with innovative gameplay and a constant sense of wow as the MC Esher themes levels play out before you. One of the biggest criticisms with the game... >>

Hands-on: Inbox by Gmail, a clean email app that doubles as a to-do list
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Hands-on: Inbox by Gmail, a clean email app that doubles as a to-do list

By 7 November 2014

Inbox is a new email experience from the Gmail team. While it hasn't completely launched yet, we were able to snag an invite and give it a go. To use Inbox, you have to be invited by Google. Google opened Inbox to everyone for one-hour only on 5 November,... >>

OS X Yosemite Continuity and Handoff review: You can put your phone away, but not completely
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OS X Yosemite Continuity and Handoff review: You can put your phone away, but not completely

By 16 October 2014

Continuity. It's a word you are likely to hear a lot of from Apple over the coming weeks and months. But what does it mean, and why should you care? Seen in the bigger picture, it is the move by Apple to connect all your devices together. Whether that's... >>

Mac OS X Yosemite review
Apps 4.5 out of 5

Mac OS X Yosemite review

By 16 October 2014

Apple's new operating system, OS X Yosemite, has arrived with a number of design and feature changes in tow and the promise of being the best version of OS X yet. But it is really that simple? Can it really be just a case of pressing the download button... >>

Ever wanted to play at Wembley? App update will now put your name on the scoreboard
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Ever wanted to play at Wembley? App update will now put your name on the scoreboard

By 24 September 2014

An update to the official app for Wembley Stadium is coming at the start of October and a new section will be added that will give you more access to social media functions and other features. It will also give you the opportunity to have a message beamed... >>

Turn your swanky new iPhone 6 images into old school gaming screens with Retrospecs
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Turn your swanky new iPhone 6 images into old school gaming screens with Retrospecs

By 17 September 2014

Retrospecs for the iPhone and iPad is a photography app that no fan of old school gaming should go without. It turns any picture taken or from the gallery into a screengrab from a number of computers of yesteryear. Want an 8-bit snap of Gran? Sorted.... >>

Blinkbox movies review
Apps 4 out of 5

Blinkbox movies review

By 15 August 2014

Many are choosing to look for streaming solutions for TV and movies rather than buying physical solutions to watch their favourites. The big names are familiar, with Netflix offering a subscription-only model where you can watch as much as you like, but... >>

Android Wear review
Apps 4 out of 5

Android Wear review

By 17 July 2014

Android Wear is a new platform for smartwatches designed to put the power of Google's Android onto your wrist. It keeps you always connected by delivering tailored alerts from your smartphone, but also acts as a point of input for interaction with your... >>