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Facebook Introduce Save – For When Your News Feed Isn’t Enough

Facebook Introduce Save – For When Your News Feed Isn’t Enough

Do you ever get sick of filtering through the miles and miles of drivel on your Facebook News Feed, just to find that little nugget of comedy gold you glimpsed earlier but didn’t have time to see the end of? Well, Facebook are introducing a new feature whereby you can save these precious finds for …

Microsoft makes huge cuts to staff 18,000 to go – Nokia worst hit

Microsoft makes huge cuts to staff 18,000 to go – Nokia worst hit

Microsoft is currently making what is being described as the “biggest round of job cuts” to Microsoft for five years. We can now confirm the software behemoth, much like Yungay, Peru in 1970, is doing away with 18,000 of it’s people. Coincidence?

The cuts are be the biggest in five years for Microsoft and by …

Leaked LG G3 S manual could be the key to G3 Mini

Leaked LG G3 S manual could be the key to G3 Mini

Does the S stand for small?

Mini iterations of company flagships seem to be all the rage these says, we’ve already seen the HTC One Mini 2 and Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini appear this year, so it comes as no surprise to see leaks start popping up regarding a shrunken version of the LG G3.…

BlackBerry Finally Introduce a Voice Assistant!

BlackBerry Finally Introduce a Voice Assistant!

BlackBerry seems to have been a little slow on the uptake when it comes to their phones features and capabilities. It took them a fair while to embrace touch screen handsets, which are so common nowadays. They’re also behind the times on introducing a voice assistant feature; until now.

Also See: BBM Available On Windows …

Project Ara Smartphone Developer Kits Available for Preorder

Project Ara Smartphone Developer Kits Available for Preorder

Project Ara – Google’s modular smartphone. You may have heard this name being excitedly thrown around. With no ETA on arrival or information on when (or even if) developer kits will ever become available, actual news on Googles Project has been very limited until now. Modular smartphones are an brilliant concept and it really is …

Windows 8.1 and Lumia Cyan Updates – When? What? Where?

Windows 8.1 and Lumia Cyan Updates – When? What? Where?

Microsoft has announced the release of their Windows Phone 8.1 update including the Lumia Cyan update for Nokia Lumia handsets.

The Windows 8.1 update started rolling out on June 24th but when you can expect to receive it will depend on the make and model of your phone. The Cyan update however was released …

Snapchat App launches new Geofilters for Locations

Snapchat App launches new Geofilters for Locations

Smartphone messaging service Snapchat has announced another extension to its picture based messenger service with the introduction of Geofilters. Similar to the existing filters option, Geofilters offers new filters based on specific Cities and Locations across the globe.

To launch the new service a video was sent out to Snapchat subscribers showing how the Geofilters …

Microsoft to make huge cuts to staff – Nokia and Xbox worst hit

Microsoft to make huge cuts to staff - Nokia and Xbox worst hit

Microsoft is currently poised to make what is being described as the “biggest round of job cuts” to Microsoft for five years, or so we’re told.

The software behemoth will more than likely unveil staff cuts that were at least in part hinted at by chief executive Satya Nadella in his recent PR communication last …

Sony Xperia T3 available exclusively from Carphone Warehouse July 24th!

Sony Xperia T3 available exclusively from Carphone Warehouse July 24th!

Back in June Sony announce its the ultra-thin Xperia T3 Android smartphone, and now just a month later us folks in the UK will finally be able to get our hands on the handset form the 24th of July, exclusively at Carphone Warehouse.

The ultra-thin and large screened handset is looking to come in …

BBM Available On Windows Phone

BBM Available On Windows Phone

BBM or BlackBerry Messenger has been available on Android and iOS for a while now, but only recently has it become available on Windows phone.

The introduction of BBM to Windows started out only being available by invite only for their beta version of the app. Now, two days after launching the invite–only version, BlackBerry …