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CBeebies Storytime brings Octonauts, Grandpa in My Pocket, and others to the iPad

CBeebies Storytime brings Octonauts, Grandpa in My Pocket, and others to the iPad

By 71 minutes ago

The BBC has launched a new CBeebies Storytime app for the iPad that will allow kids to read six interactive stories about some of their favourite characters and shows from the children's channel. The new app, which goes live in the App store today, will... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2014: Submit your entry form for consideration

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2014: Submit your entry form for consideration

By 77 minutes ago

The time for us to get ready for the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2014 has started. This year, for our 11th Awards, we are going to be doing things a little bit differently and therefore asking for your help to nominate your favourite gadgets. Entry to the... >>

Do Instagram selfies prove Russia invaded Ukraine after all?

Do Instagram selfies prove Russia invaded Ukraine after all?

By 2 hours ago

Vladimir Putin, the Russian President, has always claimed that his country's soldiers are not in the Ukraine. But selfies of a soldier posted on Instagram could prove otherwise. The selfies were posted by Russian soldier Sanya Sotkin while allegedly... >>

BitTorrent launches Bleep app to offer private calls and messages

BitTorrent launches Bleep app to offer private calls and messages

By 2 hours ago

BitTorrent, otherwise known for P2P file sharing, has launched an app called Bleep for private connections. The Bleep app aims to offer its users a way to talk and message privately without worrying about snooping. It will work in much the same was as... >>

BlackBerry's BBM app for Windows Phone now finally available, with new UI

BlackBerry's BBM app for Windows Phone now finally available, with new UI

By 15 hours ago

BBM for Windows Phone has finally emerged from its beta period and launched for all. It even sports a tweaked interface. BlackBerry announced last month it would launch BBM for Windows Phone in July, after first confirming it was coming to the platform... >>

Indiegogo app launches on iPhone for mobile crowd-funding projects

Indiegogo app launches on iPhone for mobile crowd-funding projects

By 22 hours ago

Indiegogo has announced the launch of its app version of the crowd-funding platform on iPhone and iPod Touch. Indiegogo is the world's largest crowd-funding platform, it says – yes, even bigger than Kickstarter. Although Kickstarter does already have... >>

Internet.org is live, bringing free mobile internet to Africa

Internet.org is live, bringing free mobile internet to Africa

By 31 July 2014

Mark Zuckerberg, king of Facebook, has launched his Internet.org service in Africa to bring internet to areas that otherwise couldn't get online. On the face of it this Facebook funded venture is wonderful. Launched in Zamibia initially it'll allow people to... >>

Addicted to Candy Crush? Now you can be addicted to Candy Crush Candy too

Addicted to Candy Crush? Now you can be addicted to Candy Crush Candy too

By 31 July 2014

App developer King and Spun Candy have partnered to turn Candy Crush Saga into a genuine confectionery delight. Now fans can gobble up sweets inspired by the candy in the puzzle game. Three at a time, if they like. The sweets are hard-rock based and handmade... >>

Square is now more Europe-friendly, with new reader for chip cards

Square is now more Europe-friendly, with new reader for chip cards

By 30 July 2014

Square is quite popular in the US when it comes to mobile payments, though its success elsewhere has been limited because the company's Reader device hasn't been able to recognise chip cards. Until now. The Square Reader was the first product released... >>

Airbnb teams-up with government to offer emergency shelter in disasters

Airbnb teams-up with government to offer emergency shelter in disasters

By 30 July 2014

Airbnb has sent its officials to the White House to talk with the American government about offering disaster support. The app will be used in times of disaster to find and offer shelter for those in need. Currently Airbnb is used as an app that allows... >>