Will Apple be using a sapphire display for its next handset?

Will Apple be using a sapphire display for its next handset?
No, this is not groundhog day - the rumour mills really are turning again with murmurings of sapphire displays making an appearance on Apple’s products.While there was obviously the issue between GT Advanced Technologies and Apple which took place earlier this year, in which the company was supposedly going to create the sapphire displays for the iPhone 6, it seems that we shouldn’t call off…

Could we be saying goodbye to the iPhone 5c?

Could we be saying goodbye to the iPhone 5c?
The iPhone 5c is undoubtedly Apple’s most colourful smartphone to date (we swear that you can see the luminous green one from outer space) but we may be losing the bright handsets sooner than we anticipated.Reports from Taiwan’s Industrial and Commercial Times have been surfacing which suggest that Apple has decided to discontinue its most affordable phone so far by mid 2015.The iPhone 5c was…

Pinterest and Tumblr are the fastest growing social media platforms

Pinterest and Tumblr are the fastest growing social media platforms
There is no doubt about it, social media is one of the most effective and important tools that individuals, businesses and celebrities can use in today’s growing digital age.With each platform offering apps to be downloaded onto smartphones (with Facebook having more than one), it is no surprise that the popularity and use of these is continuing to grow, and it has actually been found…

What phone best suits your needs?

What phone best suits your needs?
With so many smartphones on the market, it’s difficult to keep up with what the best model is. However, what’s great for one person is always the same for another, so you have to consider your needs before opting for a particular device.This depends on how you use your smartphone, when you use it and, of course, your own distinct personality.Here are a few great…

Facebook releases newest app

Facebook releases newest app
There doesn’t seem to be a week that goes by without Facebook appearing in the news, as Mark Zuckerberg’s brainchild continues to develop and expand.This time, the world famous social networking site is making headlines as it presents a brand new stand-alone mobile app, which follows in the footsteps of Facebook Messenger and Paper. The ‘Groups’ feature will be taking the site’s, well, group features,…

Android 5.0 Lollipop is here

Android 5.0 Lollipop is here
The long awaited Android 5.0 Lollipop update has finally arrived with the company beginning to roll out the update onto most Nexus devices.Android made the announcement on Twitter, keeping in line with the Lollipop sweet theme, stating that ‘#AndroidLollipop rollout has started and will soon be available on most #Nexus devices. Dessert is served’.For those who are wondering what ‘most’ refers to, according to the…

Whatsapp’s double blue ticks and what they mean

Whatsapp’s double blue ticks and what they mean
Whatsapp users who tend to hear from their friends and loved ones that they “didn’t get the message” or that they “had no signal” may have to start evaluating a few things as the mobile messaging app has made an interesting update.From now on, once you have sent a message using Whatsapp, you will notice that the little grey tick, which turns to two little…

How to use your smartphone when travelling

How to use your smartphone when travelling
Travelling is one of the most stressful things that you can experience, there is the need to remember your passport, keys, money before you have even left the house, let alone manage yourself and family in a foreign territory.However, there are many ways in which you can now use your smartphone to ensure you have a relatively stress-free trip, the only thing that we can’t…