Samsung drops the Gear brand and announces Galaxy Watch

Samsung today announced, alongside the Note 9, an all new Smart Watch, though interestingly, instead of using their traditional Gear branding, Samsung have opted simply to name the watch, the Galaxy Watch. The name is ironic as most people simply refer to Gear watches as a “galaxy watch”, in the same irony of if AppleContinue reading “Samsung drops the Gear brand and announces Galaxy Watch”

Samsung announce Galaxy Note 9 – More of the same, or a welcome update, we’ll let you decide!

In the Smartphone market these days it’s always tough to stand out, and that’s clearly hitting every brand, this year that seems to include Samsung. With the launch of their new Note 9 Smartphone, we’re left with more than mixed feelings. Its not that the device is bad, it’s most definitely not, but it failsContinue reading “Samsung announce Galaxy Note 9 – More of the same, or a welcome update, we’ll let you decide!”

Android 9 ladies and gentleman will be called …. Pie!

After many months of deliberating, we’re finally able to share what the next version of Google’s Android operating system will be called. The release following Oreo was simply known as Android P, then during and after I/O, it was still known as Android P, but now we can finally add a couple more letters toContinue reading “Android 9 ladies and gentleman will be called …. Pie!”

Apple Pay will expand to Ebay as a payment method later this year!

For a company that basically popularised PayPal, it always surprises us when we see all the changes Ebay are making to payment methods on their website, especially with the separation of PayPal as a default payment method in February, though very soon this year you’ll have an all new option for your Ebay purchases, AppleContinue reading “Apple Pay will expand to Ebay as a payment method later this year!”

Apple updates (Touch Bar only) 13 inch and 15 inch MacBook Pro with big spec bumps!

In what came literally out of the blue, Apple have finally made an update to their pro notebook line, by updating the MacBook Pro line, BUT only the Touch Bar models, with the latest generation Intel processors and further updates under the hood. The update is a definitely welcome one as the MacBook Pro, like nearContinue reading “Apple updates (Touch Bar only) 13 inch and 15 inch MacBook Pro with big spec bumps!”

Top 5 Best Smartphones you can buy right now – Q2 2018

With such a wide collection of Smartphones available these days, it can sometimes be hard to pick the best one for you. Having said that, when we decided to pick out the best five Smartphones, as we enter further in to 2018, it’s clear that whilst many have arrived, not many have yet made aContinue reading “Top 5 Best Smartphones you can buy right now – Q2 2018”

Apple WWDC 2018

As always, Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference is where we get to hear on an annual basis on what’s upcoming in the world of Apple software. At this years WWDC 2018, Apple introduces iOS 12, watchOS 5, macOS Mojave, and tvOS. iOS 12 Unusually, Apple kicked off the keynote with iOS. We already knew based on Apple’s,Continue reading “Apple WWDC 2018”

What is GDPR, and why am I getting so many notifications and emails about it?!

They’re a fussy bunch those at the European Union, but this time they actually have our backs! You may have begun, otherwise you definitely will begin, getting quite a lot of emails from websites and services you’ve signed up to. The interesting pattern with all of these is that GDPR is a commonly referenced reasonContinue reading “What is GDPR, and why am I getting so many notifications and emails about it?!”

HTC announce all new U12+ Smartphone with the return of BoomSound!

It’s been a while since HTC made a major impact on the Smartphone game, however the company is hoping to change that with the release of the new U12+. Like previous U series devices, expect a fingerprint magnet back, glossy obscene colour choices, however all in a rather appealing package. HTC are also going bigContinue reading “HTC announce all new U12+ Smartphone with the return of BoomSound!”

OnePlus announce the OnePlus 6 with yet another price hike!

Flagship specs meets with a surprisingly cheap price, that’s always being the surprise with OnePlus devices, though the trend is getting less and less so as the years keep going by. Having said that, their Smartphones are getting better and better, so it begs the question on where further compromise for price would lead us.Continue reading “OnePlus announce the OnePlus 6 with yet another price hike!”

Google IO 2018: Combination of creepy and inspired?!

Google IO 2018 has just ended, and as always Google had a lot to talk about at their annual developers conference, but how much actually is relevant and important to you and me, well let’s take a look shall we. As always, Google showed off their latest efforts in the world of Android, as wellContinue reading “Google IO 2018: Combination of creepy and inspired?!”

LG G7 is official, and it’s just like the leaks

After all the rumours and recent leaks, LG finally unveiled their LG G7, under an interesting name, “LG G7 ThinQ” which is quite a mouthful. The device is expected to go on pre-order this coming May 11th for just under £600 RRP, which is actually a very good price for what you’re getting, which begsContinue reading “LG G7 is official, and it’s just like the leaks”