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Amazon is going 4K and bringing Prime Instant Video to Android

Amazon is going 4K and bringing Prime Instant Video to Android

By 17 July 2014

Amazon is going to bring its video streaming service, Prime Instant Video, to Android devices at last. It's also announced it will begin streaming in 4K UHD. In an interview with Amazon Instant Video marketing director Russell Morris, PC Advisor was told... >>

@wherenext: Heineken wants to help you go on an epic pub crawl

@wherenext: Heineken wants to help you go on an epic pub crawl

By 14 July 2014

Where next? If that's a question you've found yourself asking your mates when you are down the pub, Heineken believes it has got the answer. Shunning the usual protocol of launching a dedicated Android or iPhone app and persuading you to download it... >>

Google buys Songza music curation service for $39 million, iOS app included

Google buys Songza music curation service for $39 million, iOS app included

By 2 July 2014

Google has acquired Songza for a reported $39 million. The music curation service offers ad-supported playlists of tunes chosen around topical themes and while Google does not plan to change it in the immediate future, it is thought that Google Play Music... >>

Dulux app lets you virtually paint your walls without a tester pot in sight

Dulux app lets you virtually paint your walls without a tester pot in sight

By 27 June 2014

Using tester paint pots and painting swatches on your walls to see what you think of certain colours could soon become a thing of the past if Dulux has its way. The paint company is embracing the technological possibilities of the 21st century by launching... >>

Will England win the World Cup? Yes, with Official England Football for iOS, Android and WP8

Will England win the World Cup? Yes, with Official England Football for iOS, Android and WP8

By 19 June 2014

Team Football has released its first game Official England Football for iOS and Windows Phone, with an Android version soon to follow. The officially licensed game of the England football team features the entire squad that are currently out in Brazil... >>

SwiftKey is now free, forever

SwiftKey is now free, forever

By 11 June 2014

SwiftKey, the chart-topping keyboard app for Android, is now free, forever. Shifting from a paid app to a freemium app, all Android users will now be able to take advantage of one of the best smart keyboards out there without spending a penny. Instead... >>

Netflix adds Post-Play feature to Android, Chromecast coming soon

Netflix adds Post-Play feature to Android, Chromecast coming soon

By 9 June 2014

Netflix has added the Post-Play feature to its Android app, making it even easier to binge on your favourite TV shows. The Post-Play feature lets you roll straight into the next episode of a TV series, so you don't have to hit play; you can just sit there... >>

Best World Cup apps for Brazil 2014: iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry

Best World Cup apps for Brazil 2014: iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry

By 8 June 2014

You only need turn on the TV and you're are inundated at the moments by advert after advert featuring a football or Brazilian flavour, or both. Yep, it's almost time for the 2014 World Cup to start and what better way to get in the mood than to fill your... >>

Life's a beach… and then your app-ordered mojito arrives

Life's a beach… and then your app-ordered mojito arrives

By 6 June 2014

Apps are everywhere these days, and if you happen to be lying on the beach at the Hillside Beach Club, on Kalemya Bay in Turkey, you'll be in for a treat. Boasting a world's first (we haven't verified this claim), Hillside Beach Club has a Beach Order... >>

Tinder Moments adds Snapchat-like feature for 24-hour picture fun

Tinder Moments adds Snapchat-like feature for 24-hour picture fun

By 6 June 2014

Tinder has set the dating world on fire - as well as becoming one of the most popular team sports we've seen for a while - but things are getting more visual with Tinder Moments. Moments will let you share pictures with your Tinder matches, and like the... >>