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How to add emoji to your iPhone or iPad keyboard - animated
Mat Toor

274 new emoji - those souped up smileys invented in Japan and loved everywhere - were announced this week. We show you how to activate and use emoji on your iOS device

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How to add World Cup fixtures to your calendar
Sam Arojo

Never miss a World Cup game by easily adding each fixture to your iPhone or Android calendar.

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How to install iOS 8 without being a registered developer
Sam Arojo

Get the Beta 1 version of iOS 8 today!

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How to Play PlayStation games on the iPhone and iPad without jailbreaking
Tom Morgan

Playing PlayStation games on your iOS device without jailbreaking is remarkably easy. Here's how to do it using RetroArch.

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iOS 8 Redesign: An Interview with Behance's concept creator
Tom Morgan

An iOS 8 redesign concept has arrived on graphics site Behance, offering a 'cleaner' look, a new UI and added music features. We caught up with the creator.

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Stratos on Cydia: Intelligent multitasking for iOS
Tom Morgan

Stratos on Cydia brings a redesigned, quick and easy-to-use app switcher to iOS. We spoke to the developer to find out more.

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HTC One Mini 2 Review
Sam Arojo

Our full review on HTC's One Mini 2

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5 of our favourite terrible mobile ads
Sam Arojo

5 enjoyable mobile ads which happen to be terrible.

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Carplay vs Android Auto

Apple CarPlay vs Android Auto: release date, features, tech specs and comparisons
Mat Toor

Apple's CarPlay in-car interface for iOS now has a direct rival in Google's Android Auto. But which system is accelerating ahead?

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Kickstarter of the week - KABLAM
Sam Arojo

Cover your mobile devices with this invisible sheet and never worry about cracking a screen again.

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OnePlus One UK - First Impressions and Invites
Tom Morgan

The OnePlus One , dubbed the 'Flagship Killer', has finally reached the UK. Here's our first impressions of the Android-powered OPO.

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Should have gone to Specsavers

Why Google Glass will fail in the UK: it's Glassholes, not Glarseholes
Mat Toor

As Google starts looking for British Glass Explorers, willing to spend £1,000 to look a complete plonker, Mat Toor ponders some peculiarly British obstacles...

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Amazon Fire Phone: First impressions
Sam Arojo

With Amazon releasing the Fire phone last week, we evaluate some of its prominent features and ask if Amazon's first smartphone is any good.

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Bolt revealed by Instagram, set to battle with Snapchat
Tom Morgan

Bolt, Instagram's answer to popular image-sharing app Snapchat, is set to take on its competitors with its own photo and video self-destruct offering.

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Star.21 fitness band aims to make exercise fun, costs just £19
Tom Morgan

Oaxis' Star.21 fitness wearable is designed to help wearers form healthy habits, costing a fraction of the price of other similar bands.

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Tizen tombstone

Samsung pulls plug on Tizen smartphone launch
Mat Toor

Samsung postpones indefinitely the launch of the first Tizen-powered smartphone - the Samsung Z1. Is this a tombstone for Tizen?

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Sense on Kickstarter offers intelligent Smart Alarm
Tom Morgan

Sense on Kickstarter has now raised over $1m in funding, with backers hoping to learn more about their sleeping habits from the upcoming Smart Alarm system.

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New Selfies app is exactly what it says on the tin
Sam Arojo

A new social network (kind of) brings you selfies, selfies and more selfies.

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Cortana vs Siri TV ad

Cortana vs Siri: it's a knockout for Microsoft
Mat Toor

Microsoft's new TV ad for Windows 8.1 shows its Cortana virtual assistant wiping the floor with Apple's rival Siri

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Nexus 5 price drop paves way for Nexus 6
Sam Arojo

Google's Nexus 6 could be closer than we think thanks to a number of hints the Nexus 5 is dropping us

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Moto X can now be unlocked with digital Motorola tattoo
Tom Morgan

Motorola has revealed that the budget Moto X Android smartphone can now be unlocked via a digital tattoo attached to the owner's skin.

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Android's Google Play Store rolling out with fresh design
Tom Morgan

Android's Google Play has been given a facelift, with a fresh new app store design bringing simplicity and improving navigation.

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Amazon Fire Phone

Smoke without Fire: musings on the Amazon Fire Phone
Mat Toor

Amazon's Fire Phone was unveiled this week complete with 3D perspective interface and Shazam-style object recognition. Mat Toor wonders how brightly and for how long this Fire will burn...

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Apple and Nike

4 plausible reasons why Nike has pulled the plug on the FuelBand
Mat Toor

Nike has end-of-lifed the Nike FuelBand, once the standard bearer for wearable tech and fitness tracker. Here are 4 plausible reasons Nike's highly public U-turn

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What's Up with WhatsApp?
Sam Arojo

Facebook shelled $19 billion for WhatsApp, but why?

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The new 'reality distortion field' surrounding Apple
Mat Toor

The world's biggest company just announced record profits and turnover - yet its profits slumped. Welcome to the new 'reality distortion field' surrounding Apple

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Apple Takes Bite Out Of Topsy
Sam Arojo

Apple's recent acquisition of Topsy Labs sent the online rumour mill buzzing. Sam Arojo moves past the jargon and tech talk to explain what Apple's purchase means in plain English.

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