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Samsung Pay now lets you store gift cards and buy new ones

Samsung Pay now lets you store gift cards and buy new ones

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You can now ditch those plastic, physical gift cards and start storing them in Samsung Pay instead. Samsung Pay is a mobile payment wallet that launched a few months ago. It naturally only works on the latest Galaxy devices (Galaxy S6, S6 Edge+, S6 Edge,... >>

5 best navigation apps: Helping you get around as quick as possible

5 best navigation apps: Helping you get around as quick as possible

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A few years ago sat-navs were a big thing. Go back another couple of years before those and you'd find physical maps in cars. Fast forward to the here and now however and you'll find apps on smartphones directing people around, more specifically in... >>

Flickr VR app for Gear VR lets you jump into 360-degree immersive photos

Flickr VR app for Gear VR lets you jump into 360-degree immersive photos

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Flickr has let people upload 360-degree photos for awhile now, but now it allows anyone to totally immerse themselves in them. That's right. Starting today, you can experience Flickr in virtual reality. Sort of. The site has launched a virtual reality... >>

New Apple TV Remote app with Siri functionality will arrive next year

New Apple TV Remote app with Siri functionality will arrive next year

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You'll soon be able to use the Apple TV remote app on your iPhone to control your set-top box with Siri voice commands. The new Apple TV comes with a new physical remote that is decked out with a touchpad and buttons for menu, home, volume, and Siri.... >>

Microsoft's Cortana assistant is officially available for Android and iOS

Microsoft's Cortana assistant is officially available for Android and iOS

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Android and iPhone users now have an alternative digital assistant option beyond Google Now and Siri. And it comes directly from Microsoft. Following months of feedback provided by beta testers, Microsoft has officially launched the official Cortana app... >>

EU ruling to force NOW TV, Netflix and other streaming services to offer access when abroad

EU ruling to force NOW TV, Netflix and other streaming services to offer access when abroad

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The European Commission is to push forward with proposals to change the way streaming services work across all countries in the region. If approved, it means that you will be able to use any of your streaming subscriptions no matter where you are in Europe.... >>

Remember Mailbox? Well, Dropbox just killed the hyped-up email app

Remember Mailbox? Well, Dropbox just killed the hyped-up email app

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Dropbox is doing a bit of spring (er, winter?) cleaning. It's getting rid of two apps: Mailbox and Carousel. A few years ago, the blogosphere got all excited about Mailbox, an iPhone app that promised to reinvent the way you do email. Developed by Orchestra,... >>

BMW, Mercedes, and Audi close Nokia Here Maps sale - and your next car could benefit

BMW, Mercedes, and Audi close Nokia Here Maps sale - and your next car could benefit

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Audi AG, BMW Group, and Daimler AG now officially own Here, Nokia's digital mapping and location business. The three partners each hold an equal stake. Although it was heavily rumoured for a while that Uber would acquire Nokia's Here Maps, a rival bid... >>

Google Cardboard Camera app: What you need to know about 'VR photos'

Google Cardboard Camera app: What you need to know about 'VR photos'

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Google has been busy beefing up the Cardboard platform as of late, with the most recent addition being the launch of a dedicated camera app that lets you take immersive panoramic photos with sound. Earlier this week, Google partnered with Disney on a... >>

Facebook Live Video: Here's how the new broadcasting feature works

Facebook Live Video: Here's how the new broadcasting feature works

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Facebook is betting on a new live-streaming technology in an effort to remain competitive and possibly lure in teens. Teens and young adults are no longer in to perfectly-sculpted profile pages. They want niche apps for live-streaming, sharing video clips... >>