Category Archives: Technology

BBC iPlayer Radio Is Finally On Android

The BBC has just released the long-awaited BBC iPlayer Radio app for Android smartphones and tablets. BBC iPlayer Radio has been available on iOS devices for some time, giving iPad, iPhone and iPod touch …

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Asus Fonepad Phablet Gets Global Launch

Asus has released another ‘phablet’ device designed to challenge the iPad mini. The Taiwanese company will launch the new Fonepad in Japan and India this week, and it is already available in the UK, …

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Rumour: First Photos of Apple’s Cheap iPhone

Leaked photos supplied to MacRumors appear to show the case design for a new budget iPhone. At a glance, the device looks a lot like an older iPhone. It has the smoothness of the …

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4G Auction Criticised For Not Raising Enough Cash

The National Audit Office has announced it will be investigating the way Ofcom ran the UK’s 4G auctions. The auctions, which saw the UK’s 4G spectrum sold off for mobile phone services, raised £2.3 …

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Yahoo! Buys iOS App From Teen UK Developer

Yahoo! is rumoured to have spent millions of pounds on its newest iOS app acquisition, Summly. But this is no ordinary takeover. Yahoo!’s newest app was developed by British teenager Nick D’Aloisio when he …

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Apple Buys Indoor Mapping Technology For iOS

Apple has purchased a company that could help it to improve location services on its iOS devices. For the first time, your iPhone and iPad might soon be able to track your location indoors …

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Samsung Announces Android Refrigerator

Samsung doesn’t just make phones and TVs – it makes appliances too. Its latest invention is the T9000 fridge, a thoroughly modern kitchen gadget which comes with an optional 10-inch touchscreen and a range …

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Researchers Reveal Bendy Tablet at CES

We didn’t expect to see many new tablets at CES, but there is one new tablet that’s made headlines around the world. Researchers at Queen’s University Canada and Plastic Logic have developed a tablet …

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Smart TV’s On Show at CES This Week

The Consumer Electronics Show 2013 kicks off tomorrow in Las Vegas. Over the course of the next seven days, we’ll see a host of new gadgets from some of the world’s biggest manufacturers, giving …

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