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How to transfer app and game data between iOS devices, especially Minecraft worlds

How to transfer app and game data between iOS devices, especially Minecraft worlds

By 25 February 2015

Congratulations! You own a new iPhone or iPad. Although you're happy to be an owner of a new iOS device, you're likely losing sleep over whether all your app data and game saves have transferred between your old device and the glorious new one. Well,... >>

10 Android apps you shouldn't use if you want your battery to last

10 Android apps you shouldn't use if you want your battery to last

By 24 February 2015

If you want your Android device to perform at optimum level, you better think twice about installing some of the most popular apps available. Social media apps, followed by games and shopping apps, apparently take their toll on mobile devices, putting... >>

Plex for Roku radically redesigned, takes cues from Xbox One

Plex for Roku radically redesigned, takes cues from Xbox One

By 24 February 2015

Plex has relaunched its channel for Roku boxes and the new version brings the platform up to speed with the apps for Xbox One and PS4. The design has completely changed to represent the tile-style look found on other consoles and devices. It is much... >>

MTV looks to shake up music streaming services with 'play-as-you-go' MTV Trax app

MTV looks to shake up music streaming services with 'play-as-you-go' MTV Trax app

By 24 February 2015

MTV has announced a duo of apps that it hopes will change the nature of music streaming, both audibly and through video. MTV Trax is a "play-as-you-go' music service designed for those who don't wish to commit to a direct debit subscription with all-you-can-eat... >>

YouTube Kids hands-on: A parental-controlled app with friendly clips and no social stuff

YouTube Kids hands-on: A parental-controlled app with friendly clips and no social stuff

By 23 February 2015

It's finally here. After several months of rumours about Google planning to launch a dedicated version of its video site designed just for kids, the YouTube Kids app has just launched. There's just one problem: it's only available for Android and iOS... >>

Google breathes new life into Google Wallet with Softcard purchase and more

Google breathes new life into Google Wallet with Softcard purchase and more

By 23 February 2015

Google Wallet has been given a second chance at replacing your physical wallet. Apple has Apple Pay, while Samsung has LoopPay, but Google was ahead of them both with Google Wallet. In an attempt to revive its digital wallet, Google is rolling out a new... >>

Beware, some of the apps you buy from Windows Store could be pirate copies or worse

Beware, some of the apps you buy from Windows Store could be pirate copies or worse

By 23 February 2015

It has emerged that Microsoft's official Windows Store is selling apps that are either illegal pirate copies or even malicious spyware or viruses. One of these, Darkest Dungeon, is still available for £2.59 on the store even though original developer... >>

Dedicated YouTube Kids app is a goer, expect it to arrive for Android very soon

Dedicated YouTube Kids app is a goer, expect it to arrive for Android very soon

By 20 February 2015

Several months ago, rumours started to fly that YouTube was planning a dedicated version of its video site designed for kids. That has now been confirmed with YouTube Kids launching on Monday 23 February. The free app will be initially available for... >>

Digit is a new savings app that automatically sets your money aside for a rainy day

Digit is a new savings app that automatically sets your money aside for a rainy day

By 19 February 2015

Don't feel bad if you're completely incapable of setting aside money, because according to a tonne of recent studies, it's not common for people under the age of 35 to have any savings at all. But Digit hopes to change that. It's a new service that monitors... >>

Samsung isn't sweating Apple Pay because it bought LoopPay: Here's how it works

Samsung isn't sweating Apple Pay because it bought LoopPay: Here's how it works

By 18 February 2015

In an attempt to spearhead the mobile wallet space while simultaneously taking on Apple Pay, Samsung has announced that it is acquiring LoopPay. Although the financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, many other details were hinted, including Samsung's... >>