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Gadgets March 28, 2014 posted by

Mini Cinema for iPhone 5 – turn your phone into an instant portable movie theater

Sometimes, no matter how great the screen resolution, your smartphone simply won’t cut it as a portable entertainment device. Because let’s face it, 4 inches is still just 4 inches. But fear not, intrepid traveler, because we have located a solution which will bring a tear to your eye.


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Mini Cinema for iPhone 5 – turn your phone into an instant portable movie theater
huh..? March 27, 2014 posted by

Apple Files Walk & Text Patent – but isn’t it just a little too late guys?

Apparently an Apple patent filing has just surfaced from September 2012 which describes how the company would like to help people avoid bumping into things while texting. They would like to do this by turning the background of the phone into a video feed taken from the rear camera. All rather nice. Except for one small point.


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Apple Files Walk & Text Patent – but isn’t it just a little too late guys?
Freeware March 27, 2014 posted by

RoomScan – get a drawing of your room layout with your iPhone [Freeware]

If you’ve ever had a need to map out your room layout, you’ll know it can be a bit of a pain to do. All that measuring tape stuff and moving furniture and getting the windows right. It can take forever to do. But of course that was before smartphones, because now there’s a different way to get it done.


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RoomScan – get a drawing of your room layout with your iPhone [Freeware]
Gadgets March 26, 2014 posted by

Phonejoy – console adapter for your phone or tablet comes with 400 game support

There’s a bunch of game console adapters on the market at the moment, all designed to make your phone into a full on gaming phenomenon. Of course one small damper on that vision is the fact that most phone games are designed with touchscreens in mind, which makes gamepad play rather redundant. But now at last a company has actually thought about that and come up with a solution.


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Phonejoy – console adapter for your phone or tablet comes with 400 game support
Gadgets March 25, 2014 posted by

Kyocera Kona – dual screens, 2 mp camera and phone calls for $6 (yes really!)

How much did you pay for your first mobile phone? More or less than $200? More? Yep, us too. Well let’s face it, cell phone technology is pretty miraculous isn’t it? Beaming sound and vision and stuff from person to person anywhere in the world using a global network of antennas? Still science fiction peeps.


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Kyocera Kona – dual screens, 2 mp camera and phone calls for $6 (yes really!)
Gadgets March 7, 2014 posted by

Charm Octa-Core Android Smartphone – a 1.7GHz, 5 inch super phone for just $197.41?

We’re starting to get the feeling that the smartphone market is peaking. There have been no major advances in the technology for a while now, while prices continue to descend at a rapid rate. Of course the fact that most of the people who are interested have already bought one may have something to do with it.


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Charm Octa-Core Android Smartphone – a 1.7GHz, 5 inch super phone for just $197.41?
Gadgets March 6, 2014 posted by

iReadyGO Much i5 Quad Core Console Phablet – play it and say it on the same device

It had to happen. Someone had to come up with the genius idea that a handheld games console which was also a full bore smartphone might be a cool idea. Actually we’re sure the idea is not that new, but what makes this notable is the fact that the phone part looks half decent.


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iReadyGO Much i5 Quad Core Console Phablet – play it and say it on the same device
hmm..interesting February 26, 2014 posted by

Fixed – automated parking ticket challenger gets a real app

If you’re a driver who constantly plays tag with the parking wardens on your beat, you’ll probably appreciate any tool which promises to help your life go easier. Which is clearly what the developers behind Fixed, a new smartphone app which offers to help ‘people beat unjust parking tickets‘.


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Fixed – automated parking ticket challenger gets a real app
Mobile Tech February 25, 2014 posted by

Three Crazy Weird Android Apps Which Are Either Genius Or Insane

You know the really scary bit about these things we call smartphones is they’re starting to morph into monsters of weird. Not content with giving us normal things to do, like calling, texting and taking cute pics of kittens, they’re now offering up all sorts of strange apps which you kind of figure are not right. Or maybe too right? Know what we mean?


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Three Crazy Weird Android Apps Which Are Either Genius Or Insane
Mobile Tech February 24, 2014 posted by

Nokia 220 – Hold the press. STOP. Old campaigner strikes back. STOP. Battle for mobile heats up again. END

Today Nokia announced the biggest kept non-secret in the phone world, the company’s first Android handset, the Nokia X. Alongside that announcement was another equally as important, which signals that the beleaguered giant could actually be setting out to fight back properly in the mobile phone wars.


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Nokia 220 – Hold the press. STOP. Old campaigner strikes back. STOP. Battle for mobile heats up again. END
Gadgets February 20, 2014 posted by

Circuit Guard Voltage Protection USB Charging Cable – make sure your phone doesn’t fry while on charge

We’re not exactly sure how much of a thing this is, but we’ve personally experienced one smartphone meltdown over the past few months due to some issue or another with charging. The symptom was waking up to a dead phone, which had been plugged in overnight to the mains microUSB charger cable. The back of the phone was very hot.


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Circuit Guard Voltage Protection USB Charging Cable – make sure your phone doesn’t fry while on charge