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iPhone 5S ‘most popular smartphone in January’

The iPhone 5S remained the most popular smartphone in the UK over January, representing its fourth consecutive month dominating the uSwitch.com Mobile Tracker. Demand for Apple's flagship smartphone has been consistent since it was released, and could increase in the weeks and months to come as prices drop. In January 2014, iPhone 5S deals were

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The rising dominance of tablets

Tablets have been increasing in popularity for years, but 2014 could be the year they finally achieve market dominance, after surpassing desktop PC sales for the first time ever in 2013. Market analyst Canalys predicts that over 2014, tablets will account for almost half of the total PC market, which includes desktop PCs, notebooks and

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Samsung’s Android-powered Galaxy Camera 2 coming in February

Samsung's Galaxy Camera 2 will hit the shelves in February and will retail for around £399 plus VAT. The successor to the Galaxy Camera is far more powerful than its predecessor, with twice the RAM, a 20% larger battery, and a processor that has leapt to 1.6GHz from 1.4GHz. It also features 28 different shooting

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Apple is Forbes’ most powerful brand

Apple is the most powerful brand on Earth, Forbes has revealed in its list of the World's Most Valuable Brands. The company's brand value of $104.3 billion vastly outstripped second-place winner Microsoft, which has almost half Apple's value at $56.7 billion. Coca Cola, worth $54.9 billion, came in third place. However, fellow smartphone developer Samsung's

By | December 18th, 2013|Categories: Mobile phone|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Apple is Forbes’ most powerful brand

Samsung retries Galaxy S3 upgrade following November debacle

Samsung has begun to roll out an update to the Galaxy S3 that should give users access to the Jelly Bean 4.3 OS, following widespread issues regarding its previous attempted upgrade. In November, the tech giant attempted to upgrade S3s, but many customers complained this had led to problems including crashing gallery systems, rapidly-draining batteries

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Gold iPhone 5S ‘Britain’s Most Popular Mobile’

The gold-coloured iPhone 5S is now the most popular phone in the UK, uSwitch.com's Mobile Tracker report has revealed. The handset boasts fingerprint ID technology and 16GB of storage, and is available for just £37 a month on certain contracts. The impressive list of features and affordable price led to the phone receiving the highest

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Samsung’s Profits Rise 26% In Third Quarter

Samsung has continued to go from strength to strength with its third-quarter profits increasing by 26% compared to the same period in 2012. Overall, the electronics giant made a £4.7 billion profit in the third quarter of 2013, compared to £3.8 billion during the same period in 2012. Furthermore, during the quarter the tech giant's

By | November 6th, 2013|Categories: Gadget, Mobile phone|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Samsung’s Profits Rise 26% In Third Quarter

Samsung follows Apple with plans for 64-bit smartphone processors

The iPhone 5S contains a 64-bit processor, which Apple claims helps to make the device 'desktop-class'. This is the first and only smartphone in the world to use a 64-bit processor, with the majority of other devices using a 32-bit unit. While there are concerns that some apps may experience compatibility issues in the move

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ITC bans US imports of several Samsung products

The International Trade Commission (ITC) has banned US imports of a number of Samsung devices, upholding a 2011 ruling that found Apple's patents had been breached in some of Samsung's mobile phones, tablets and media players. While the banned products are not explicitly named in the order, it is thought that a wide range of

By | August 19th, 2013|Categories: Android, Computers, Gadget, Mobile phone, Tablet, Tablet News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on ITC bans US imports of several Samsung products

The ten best laptops on the market today

The best laptops are powerful, compact, low in weight and offer incredible functionality, allowing people to do everything they could do on a desktop computer while out and about. With the UK seeing the best weather it is likely to see all year, now is a great time for gadget lovers to invest in a

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