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Free Samsung Gear VR with the latest Samsung Galaxy S8 phones on Sky Mobile

Wednesday, November 1st 2017

Any customer signing up for one of the new Samsung Galaxy phones on a 24 or 30-month contract will get a free virtual reality device worth £119. This offer is now valid and lasts until Thursday...

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Are these the most useless ’smart’ devices yet?

Tuesday, October 24th 2017

Don’t get us wrong. When it comes to so-called ‘smart’ devices, there are a lot of genuinely useful ‘things’ out there: Smart speakers, smart heating controllers, smart cutlery designed...

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Amazon and Samsung among 'least green' tech firms - but do we care?

Thursday, October 19th 2017

Greenpeace ranked 17 of the world’s leading consumer electronics firms on what they are doing to address their environmental impacts. Amazon sits at the bottom of the list alongside Chinese...

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Ford's 'smart benches' offer free phone charging and wi-fi in London

Tuesday, October 3rd 2017

The benches are being installed by car manufacturer Ford in partnership with Strawberry Energy, a start-up specialising in solar-powered street furniture. As well as offering pedestrians a place...

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Netflix and relax at 35,000ft? The idea may not be as crazy as it sounds

Wednesday, September 27th 2017

Speaking at the 2017 Airline Passenger Experience Expo, a spokesperson for Netflix revealed that by early 2018 it would like to offer its low-broadband mobile technology to airline carriers...

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EE the UK’s first network to launch Enhanced HD Voice

Friday, September 22nd 2017

With the new technology EE customers can make high quality phone calls on the latest smartphones that are able to use the service. Enhanced HD is an upgrade on the HD Voice and standard voice...

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Brits buying an iPhone 8 today likely to smash it by January

Friday, September 22nd 2017

But how long will those handsets last? New research shows Brits are likely to smash their new devices in just 105 days. Admittedly the queues for the iPhone 8 were a bit underwhelming – it is...

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Smartphone sales skyrocket among over 55s

Wednesday, September 20th 2017

Deemed the “silver swipers” by Deloitte, those over 55 are catching up to millennials as an age group who actively use apps and smart technology as part of everyday life. Deloitte carried out...

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EE upgrades its 2G airwaves to 'superfast' 4G

Wednesday, September 20th 2017

By converting the airwaves EE is also hoping to improve the “most reliable” voice service on mobile phones. Over the next six months more than 600 sites across the UK will be upgraded to the...

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Tesco Mobile launches new flexible contract

Friday, September 15th 2017

The new Anytime Upgrade Flex plan allows customers to reduce their monthly payments by spreading the cost of a phone over 30 months rather than the usual 24. Tesco Mobile says its aim is give...

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