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  • Feature: What is Tinder?

    Here we explain what is Tinder, how Tinder works, why Tinder is so popular, and other Tinder FAQs.

  • News: This week's top tech news

    We round up the top 5 tech news stories from this week including Apple buying Beats, the LG G3, Mario Kart 8 and a look at Google's driverless car.

  • News: SLIDESHOW: Wearables get the sexy runway treatment in California

    Who says you have to sacrifice on looks if you're into wearable tech?

  • How-Tos: How to update Snapchat

    There's some confusion over the latest version and new features of Snapchat so here's how to update the app on iOS and Android.

  • News: BBC iPlayer app gets major update

    The BBC has updated its iPlayer app for iOS, Android and Windows Phone with new features.

  • News: Apple hints password reuse, not iCloud hack, at heart of locked iDevice ransom attacks

    Apple says an iCloud breach is not to blame for the recent spate of iOS devices held hostage by malicious actors via Apple's Find My iPhone service. Many users in Australia and several other countries have reported being locked out of their iDevices by a third party who demanded $100 to return control of the iPhones and iPads to their rightful owners.

  • How-Tos: How to view Most Recent stories in Facebook's News Feed

    Facebook has always had an annoying tendency to switch the default News Feed view from Most Recent to Top Stories, but recently it became more awkward by moving the Sort by option. Here's how to toggle between Top Stories and Most Recent in your Facebook News Feed.

  • News: Report: Apple plans to introduce a connected home platform at WWDC

    Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off in a week, and naturally, rumors are swirling on what Apple might announce at next Monday's keynote. One of the more intriguing rumors, however, comes our way from the Financial Times, which reports that Apple will announce a "smart home" platform that will let you control devices and appliances around your home from the comfort of your iPhone.

  • News: Apple Television, iTV release date, specs & rumours

    What the world is saying (making up) about the much-rumoured Apple iTV super television.

  • Feature: Best iPad cases and covers

    We've rounded up a huge selection of 35 cases for the new iPad that should suit all tastes, needs and budgets. UPDATED: 16th May 2014.

  • Feature: 10 best holiday-planning apps

    The top 10 iPhone, iPad and Android apps that will help you plan your holiday or city break.

  • News: iCloud vs. iTunes backups: The crucial differences that affect your data

    Once upon a time one of the primary handicaps of iOS devices was the fact that you had to physically connect it to a Windows or Mac PC with a USB sync cable to back it up using iTunes. With iOS 5 Apple introduced iCloud, essentially allowing users to cut the cord. But these iOS backup methods were not created equal, and if you don't choose carefully you could be risking significant data loss. To ensure your iPhone or iPad data is fully protected, here's a look at what each option backs up and when to use it.

  • News: NetSuite leverages power of iPhone, iPad and iTouch with new mobile app

    NetSuite users will now have the ability to access Cloud-based financial software on iPhone, iPad and iTouch with the release of a new mobile app.

  • News: IPhone helps boost earnings for Foxconn's Hon Hai

    Big demand for Apple's iPhone likely helped Foxconn Technology Group's main manufacturing arm increase net profits by 19.5 percent in this year's first quarter.

  • News: Virgin Media adds Sky Sports channels to TV package

    Virgin Media has struck a blow to BT by signing a five year deal to provide more Sky Sports channels to TV subscribers.

  • Feature: Best cases and covers for the iPad Air

    If you want to protect your iPad Air, we’ve rounded up a great selection of cases and covers that will keep your tablet safe from knocks and scratches. Here are the best cases and covers for the iPad Air.

  • How-Tos: How to speed up a Mac

    Apple Macs are usually pretty efficient, but a Mac can slow down over time just like any PC. Here we show you how to speed up a Mac.

  • How-Tos: How to dry out an iPhone

    Summer's coming, which means plenty of opportunities to drop your iPhone in a swimming pool or the sea - and that's if you haven't already dropped it in the bath or toilet. With an iPhone 5s costing upward of £549, and the iPhone 5c from £429, it's an expensive mistake. Here are several tricks that may help you to dry out an iPhone.

  • Feature: Best OnePlus One Phone Smash videos

    Last week OnePlus ended its Smash the Past contest in which it sought 100 people to smash their current smartphone, film it, then stick it on YouTube for the chance to buy the flagship-killing OnePlus One smartphone for just $1. Phone smash videos have already begun appearing on YouTube, and some may have jumped the gun a little. Here are some of our favourite OnePlus One Phone Smash videos so far.

  • News: Apple-Samsung jury corrects verdict form but leaves Apple's damages at $119.5 million

    The Apple-Samsung jury returned to court Monday to fix an error in its verdict form, but in doing so it declined to award Apple any additional damages.



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