New Announcements From Apple at WWDC17

Mason Tomlin Apple, Business News, Mobile, New Technology 0 Comments

For those not familiar with the term, WWDC is essentially Apple’s Expo for launching new products and ideas. WWDC17 just wrapped up, with presentations by Apple executives Craig Federighi, Phil Schiller and, inevitably, Tim Cook, all there to discuss their latest and greatest developments in Apple technology. As with any WWDC, the build up to the event was riddled with …

5 intriguing stats collected from the online marketing world

Jack Stanley Blog, General, New Technology, Social Media 0 Comments

  Social login trends Here is a colourful infographic created by Janrain, revealing the stats of a recent first quarter study – Social login preferences: Highlights from this quarter: Google+ saw an overall decrease of 6% from the last quarter, but still had a 37% share of social logins, trailing Facebook by 8%. LinkedIn logins decreased by 10% with Facebook …

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Mobile Money Matters

Rebecca Sturgess Business News, New Technology, Security 0 Comments

Following on from our post on Mobile Friendly – The Facts, a study released this week by The Federal Reserve in America shows that 22% of mobile phone owners made a payment on their device in 2014. It’s not only online payments showing an increase, either! Mobile banking has become extremely popular, using dedicated banking apps – 39% of smartphone …

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App Updates for iOS8

Rebecca Sturgess Apple, New Technology 0 Comments

We all know iOS is out (if you don’t, you must be hiding under a rock – see our earlier posts here and here for more info) and with the (rather large) update comes more updates for our favourite apps, including all the biggies – Twitter, Facebook, Rightmove, Spotify and Amazon, just to name a few. iPhone and iPad users …

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My iOS 8 Gems

Rachel Tierney New Technology 0 Comments

So, at exactly 6.01pm last night, I was ready to download the latest Apple iOS offering – iOS 8. After freeing up nearly 5 GB in order to actually start downloading, the two hour process began. At just gone 8pm, I was in iOS heaven, playing around with the new features and settings that have been applied to my trusted …

The iPhone 6 and 6Plus compared to the iPhone 5S

The Latest Offerings from Apple

Rachel Tierney New Technology 0 Comments

As a self-confessed Apple fan, I spent all of yesterday eagerly awaiting just what would be unveiled at the Flint Center, California, USA. And of course, I was not disappointed. From U2 storming the stage and announcing that for everyone who pre-orders the new phone, they would be given an advance copy of their new album, via iTunes naturally, to …

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Google’s Billion Dollar Plan

Rachel Tierney Google, New Technology 0 Comments

According to The Wall Street Journal, Google is set to spend in excess of $1 billion on launching its very first Internet-beaming satellite fleet. Google has decided to start the program off with around 180 smaller satellites that will orbit the earth at lower altitudes than the more traditional satellites currently in the skies above. This means that Google will …