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This Honda car uses a phone and app to offer Android Auto-like experience

This Honda car uses a phone and app to offer Android Auto-like experience

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Forget about fancy infotainment systems like Android Auto. There's this Android app called Drivemode, and it basically let's you use your phone while driving, which sounds like a bad thing, but it's designed to keep your eyes on the road as much as possible.... >>

MasterCard to replace passwords with selfies and fingerprints for ID checks

MasterCard to replace passwords with selfies and fingerprints for ID checks

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The days of using a traditional password to verify your identity for MasterCard online payments are numbered. The credit card company has confirmed at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that it plans to accept selfies and fingerprints as an alternative... >>

Volvo says goodbye to car keys, use your phone’s Bluetooth to unlock instead

Volvo says goodbye to car keys, use your phone’s Bluetooth to unlock instead

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Volvo is taking steps to become the first car manufacturer to sell a car without a key. You'll still be able to get in using an app and your smartphone's Bluetooth. Volvo says it will begin rolling out cars without keys this year. Should a buyer want... >>

Being app lets you creep someone else's Instagram feed

Being app lets you creep someone else's Instagram feed

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Ever wonder what Kim Kardashian sees when she opens up Instagram? Well, there's an app for that. A new app called Being has just landed in the Apple App Store, and it serves one purpose: letting you creep the IG feeds of your favourite celebs and friends.... >>

Yaaas! Twitter finally adds a GIF button: Here's how it works

Yaaas! Twitter finally adds a GIF button: Here's how it works

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Twitter just caught up with the times. The company has announced a GIF search feature is coming to tweets and direct messages. It is rolling out an honest-to-goodness GIF button. So, when you're composing a tweet or direct message, you can search and... >>

Apple Music explained: What is it and how does it work?

Apple Music explained: What is it and how does it work?

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Although Apple Music has been out for awhile, it's not too late to give it a go. The music streaming service is subscription-based and packed with features, including offline listening for when you're not connected, and it combines all your music in one... >>

Pre-registration for Nintendo's first mobile app opens for business, grab your Miitomo username now

Pre-registration for Nintendo's first mobile app opens for business, grab your Miitomo username now

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Nintendo revealed recently that its first app for iPhone and Android devices will be coming in March and that, rather than a game, it is a fun and friendly communications application. Miitomo enables users to interact with each other through their Nintendo... >>

Samsung Pay: What is it, how does it work, when is it coming to the UK?

Samsung Pay: What is it, how does it work, when is it coming to the UK?

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Samsung Pay, the platform that allows you to pay for goods and services simply by waving your Samsung device near a cash register instead of swiping a credit card or doling out your payment information, has been active for a number of months in the US... >>

Demand 5 is dead, My5 is Channel 5’s new catch-up service

Demand 5 is dead, My5 is Channel 5’s new catch-up service

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UK broadcaster Channel 5 has followed Channel 4 and ITV by rebranding its on demand service. Demand 5 will now be called My5 going forward. Apps have already started to update, with iOS and Android devices already getting the new My5 portal. Other places... >>

Can't tell if you own a beagle or a mutt? There's a Microsoft app for that

Can't tell if you own a beagle or a mutt? There's a Microsoft app for that

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Microsoft has a new app that is capable of recognising and identifying dogs by breed. Seriously. Microsoft's Garage team has been churning out mobile apps left and right lately - probably in an attempt to further the company's new "cloud first, mobile... >>