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Easter 2019 Opening Hours

Gadget Cover would like to wish you and your families a Happy Easter. Our opening times will be slightly different over the Easter weekend, please see below: Good Friday - 19th April: Closed Easter Saturday - 20th April: 09:00 - 14:00 Easter Sunday - 21st April: Closed Easter Monday - 22nd April: Closed

By | April 16th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

New foldable screen smartphones debuted at MWC 2019

Two of the biggest new smartphone trends on show at this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona were foldable screens and 5G. There were plenty of big-name manufacturers and some exciting product reveals. Huawei Mate X One of the major announcements was the Huawei Mate X, the Chinese smartphone

By | March 20th, 2019|Categories: Mobile phone, News|Comments Off on New foldable screen smartphones debuted at MWC 2019

Data worries stop consumers trading in their old gadgets

Have you ever traded in an old smartphone or tablet when you bought a new one? If not, is it because of concerns over data security? A global survey has revealed that 58% of consumers have yet to trade in an old device, but almost two-thirds (64%) said they would be

By | February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Gadgets, News|Comments Off on Data worries stop consumers trading in their old gadgets

Foldable phones set to hit the market this year

They've been rumoured for a long time -- but it seems that foldable smartphones may finally be on the way. Announcements at this year's CES trade show in Las Vegas mostly focused on 5G -- with Samsung unveiling a prototype of one of its 5G phones set for launch this summer,

By | January 25th, 2019|Categories: Mobile phone, News|Comments Off on Foldable phones set to hit the market this year

Premium handsets account for one in five smartphone shipments

People who buy a new smartphone are increasingly likely to opt for a premium model, new research suggests. Counterpoint Research's Market Monitor for the third quarter of 2018 shows that the global premium smartphone segment (devices priced over $400) grew by 19% while the overall smartphone market contracted by 5%. The

By | January 14th, 2019|Categories: Mobile phone, News|Comments Off on Premium handsets account for one in five smartphone shipments

US teens leaving Facebook in favour of other platforms

  For a while, it's been suggested that teens aren't loving Facebook as much as they used to. While Facebook might have been used strictly by teens and students in its early days, now everyone from your grandma to your best friend's sister-in-law's great aunt has a profile on

By | June 4th, 2018|Categories: News, Technology research|Comments Off on US teens leaving Facebook in favour of other platforms

GDPR leads US news sites to be unavailable in EU

  As you're no doubt completely aware thanks to the state of your inbox, the European Union's new privacy and data laws, the General Data Protection Regulation, have come into force. In the lead up to the GDPR deadline, there was a lot of talk about the impact the

By | May 25th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on GDPR leads US news sites to be unavailable in EU

Biggest highlights from Microsoft Build 2018

  The tech world has had a busy month, with Google and Microsoft's annual developer conferences taking place last week, and Facebook was before that! We've already had a run-down of the biggest announcements from Google and Facebook, so now it's time to hear from one of the other

By | May 14th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Biggest highlights from Microsoft Build 2018

Are Facebook users still loyal to the site?

  Facebook has been embroiled in one of its biggest scandals since it was founded in 2004. Last month, the social media giant admitted that 87 million users had had their data improperly shared with the UK-based firm Cambridge Analytica through a quiz connected to the site, BBC News

By | May 11th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Are Facebook users still loyal to the site?

Highlights from Google IO 2018

  It's that time of the year where the tech giants start to hold their developer conferences. We've already heard from Facebook and now it's the turn of Google. Tech Radar has provided an in-depth round up of all the top news from Google IO 2018: Google Assistant gets

By | May 9th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on Highlights from Google IO 2018