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Those boots were made for talking

Nike’s futuristic trainers plagued by bugs

On: Friday, 22 February, 2019
Got your new must-have Adapt trainers yet? If you have then you may be a little puzzled with the accompanying app. Nike’s eye-wateringly expensive trainer, retailing in some shops at £309.25 is styled as a self-lacing basketball shoe, pr...
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Google vows to continue war against bad apps

Google vows to continue war against bad apps

On: Friday, 22 February, 2019
Following its impressive clampdown on bad apps on Google Play Store last year, the search engine giant has vowed to continue its crackdown in 2019. Focusing, they said on user privacy, developer integrity and harmful app contents and behavi...
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Feeling all aglow from your phone?

Feeling all aglow from your phone?

On: Wednesday, 20 February, 2019
Among the many considerations you make when buying a smartphone, I’ll bet its level of radiofrequency or electromagnetic radiation are not high on your list. But if you’ve found yourself beginning to glow in the dark then perhaps you sh...
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Roaming charges on the no Brexit horizon

Roaming charges on the no deal Brexit horizon

On: Tuesday, 12 February, 2019
Swiftly dubbed ‘the Tory tourist tax,’ the Department of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport has drawn up draft legislation that would enable mobile operators to charge roaming fees for calls and data inside the EU, should the UK leave ...
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Troubled times ahead for Apple but they won’t tell

Apple cuts global iPhone production

On: Monday, 14 January, 2019
More bad news has emerged after The Nikkei Asian Review cited sources claiming Apple is to cut the global production of iPhones by 10% for the first quarter of the year. Sources told the paper that Apple had contacted its suppliers in late ...
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Samsung hails Bixby as the future

Samsung hails Bixby as the future of AI

On: Friday, 11 January, 2019
Samsung has announced plans to boost its digital assistant, Bixby, into all aspects of its technology as it earmarks $22 billion to spend on artificial intelligence by 2020. At the Las Vegas shindig CES 2019, Samsung said that Bixby will be...
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Goodbye to the humble phone number

Goodbye to the humble phone number?

On: Wednesday, 9 January, 2019
Following recent studies, the UK’s telecoms watchdog Ofcom has speculated whether we are seeing the end of the use of phone numbers. According to their figures the UK made a total of 103 billion minutes on the landline in 2012 but just si...
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