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What is Apple News?

What is Apple News?

By 8 June 2015

Apple has announced a new app for iOS 9 called Apple News that looks to merge an RSS reader with article discovery in an attempt to highlight cool features and articles to read. Replacing the Apple Newsstand app, the new Apple News app will be released... >>

Apple Music vs Spotify: What's the difference?

Apple Music vs Spotify: What's the difference?

By 8 June 2015

Apple has finally unveiled a Beats Music-infused Music app. The new and improved app is set to take on Spotify, one of the leading music streaming services available. But what makes the two apps different? And which paid service is worth your money? In... >>

Apple Move to iOS Android app to make switching from Google easy

Apple Move to iOS Android app to make switching from Google easy

By 8 June 2015

Apple is planning to make it even easier to switch to iOS 9 from Android with a new app out later this year.  Although not announced on stage at the company's WWDC keynote, Apple has detailed a new app called Move to iOS that will allow Android users... >>

WWDC 2015 announcements round-up: iOS 9, OS X El Capitan, Apple Music, more

WWDC 2015 announcements round-up: iOS 9, OS X El Capitan, Apple Music, more

By 8 June 2015

Apple took to the stage at its annual Worldwide Developer Conference, announcing several software updates along with the highly-anticipated Apple Music. After a 2-hour plus keynote, we thought a round-up was probably necessary, just in case you didn’t... >>

Facebook Lite: What's the Android app about and when can you get it?

Facebook Lite: What's the Android app about and when can you get it?

By 4 June 2015

Facebook unveiled a lite version of its mobile app earlier this year, and now that same app, called Facebook Lite, has officially launched for people who primarily use low-end Android phones or have a poor internet connection. Facebook Lite, which is... >>

Star Wars: Uprising is a new mobile RPG set after Vader's death and will be with us within weeks

Star Wars: Uprising is a new mobile RPG set after Vader's death and will be with us within weeks

By 4 June 2015

Wow, this really came out of nowhere, but there's a new Star Wars heading to mobile platforms within weeks. And what's more, it is set in the period between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens. Developed by Kabam, Star Wars: Uprising is a role-playing... >>

BBC Cbeebies Storytime app adds Kindle Library-style lending feature and a touch of Michael Palin

BBC Cbeebies Storytime app adds Kindle Library-style lending feature and a touch of Michael Palin

By 4 June 2015

The BBC has pushed a large update to its free Cbeebies Storytime application for iOS, Android and Fire OS that adds an all-new feature - a library mode that lets kids download and install different books from a catalogue of titles. When they are done... >>

Microsoft buys Wunderlist app as part of effort to get on your smartphone

Microsoft buys Wunderlist app as part of effort to get on your smartphone

By 2 June 2015

Microsoft has acquired 6Wunderkinder, the company behind Wunderlist. Microsoft published a blog post to confirm the deal, following a report from The Wall Street Journal: "What’s better than completing that last important task on your to-do list? Doing... >>

BMW Drive Now car sharing: An affordable way to have a car in the city (hands-on)

BMW Drive Now car sharing: An affordable way to have a car in the city (hands-on)

By 2 June 2015

Getting access to a car in a city isn't always easy or affordable. Car sharing services are now launching that allow for short-term car use, without costing an arm and a leg. BMW offers its Drive Now service in London and worldwide. We signed up to Drive... >>

QiLaunch Wear predictive interface wants to save you time and smartwatch battery life

QiLaunch Wear predictive interface wants to save you time and smartwatch battery life

By 2 June 2015

Tapping and swiping down through menus is still a time consuming issue for most smartwatches. Sure, voice control is a thing, but in public who ever uses it? Quantum Interface reckons it has the solution. The Texas based Quantum Interface has created... >>