Each iOS update for your iPhone and iPad has had a brand new flagship wallpaper since iOS 1, then called iPhone OS. First of all there were the Fish and the Earth. With iOS 4 came the ability to change the background on your home screen, and not just the lock screen. iOS 11 introduces 17 new wallpapers built into the settings app. With 4 returning wallpapers from older iOS versions. One of the returning wall papers is the default black from iOS 1-3 for…Continue Reading “iOS 11 Wallpapers”

With the release of any new iPhone, Apple makes some changes to the older iPhone in the lineup. This year is no different. There are some interesting changes this year. The new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X will be released to retail in September and October this year. This means that all the latest models will be on sale ready for Christmas trading. Something interesting to note is that Apple has now removed the Special (Product)Red iPhone 7 and iPhone 7…Continue Reading “Christmas 2017 iPhone line-up”

Today Apple has unleashed the new titans of the smartphone world. iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X.  The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are the regular incremental updates with a “new” design. Meaning the materials that are used have changed or have been upgraded. The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus now features a glass front and back (remember the iPhone 4 days?) with a harder aluminium casing. Available in 64GB and 256GB capacities. Colour options are Space Grey, White/Silver and a…Continue Reading “Welcome iPhone 8 and iPhone X”

Samsung today unveiled the new Galaxy Note 8 super phone at a launch event in New York City. The new Note phablet takes design tips from the Samsung Galaxy S8 flagship, with its wraparound “Infinity Display”. Specs of the new Note 8: 6.3″ AMOLED Screen 1440 x 2960 pixels Resolution RAM: 6GB Octa-core Processor (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) Dual 12 MP Cameras 8MP Front facing Camera Price: £869.00 / $930 (US) Available from: 15 September 2017 Links Samsung Note 8  

Google has confirmed that the 8.0 release of the most popular mobile operating system is the world is dubbed – android Oreo. Oreo brings with it enhancements to the software including; Faster boot times; get to where you need to be, faster. Background limits; stops apps from running in the background for too long – saving battery life Autofill; much the same as we are used to in the web browser, this will now work within apps. Usernames and passwords will be auto-populated. Picture-in-Picture will enable you to multi-task….Continue Reading “Android O; Android Oreo – Double Stuff? (and New Emoji)”

With the 1 year anniversary of Pokemon go well under way. Pokemon Go Live has announced that Legendary Pokemon, the first to be seen in the game. Will be arriving in Great Park Pokemon Fest and the training in Chicago success, they will have unlocked the legendary  Pokemon for everyone all around the world. On July 22, thousands of Trainers in Grant Park for Pokémon GO Fest and the millions of others around the world will be working together to unlock in-game bonuses for the…Continue Reading “The Legends Have Arrived (or will soon): Pokemon GO News”

On the back of World Emoji Day, The Emoji Awards have taken place and the winners have been announced via EmojiAward’s twiiter account. Some highlights are: Best New Emoji: 1st Face Palm 2nd Rolling on the Floor Laughing 3rd Person Shrugging   Most Anticipated Emoji goes to: The Welsh Flag   Lifetime Achievement Award: 1st Face with Tears of Joy   2nd Pile of Poo 3rd Thinking face   For more information about Emoji, visit Emojipedia. (images of Emoji, supplied by Emojipedia, and based on the design from…Continue Reading “Top 3 New Emoji for 2017 Announced and More!”

Coming later this year, before the end of 2017, Apple will included new emoji, as highlighted by the Emoji 5.0 update that was confirmed earlier this month by the Unicode Consortium. Not sure what I mean? Check out this post for more information. Google, Microsoft, Facebook and I’m sure all the others will also update their take on these Emoji before the end of the year. Apple has previewed the below Emoji. Zebra; Why hasn’t this been including until now? Dino;  We are in 2017,…Continue Reading “Apple Releases Preview of New Emoji”

Yes That’s right, today 17th of July is World Emoji Day. Where did emoji come from and why is it so popular today? First of all we need to look at how computers stored human readable text around the world. Seemingly each country had their own way of doing it, which was the best way for them. This made sense, as there are more efficient ways of storing eastern language characters than western ones, and vice versa. The internet was born and there needed to…Continue Reading “World Emoji Day: Where did emoji come from?”

From now until the 14th August you can get the Lenendry Shiny Tapu Koko in game. This is distributed from the in game Mystery Gift feature. The Pokemon will have the following moves: Natures Madness (the signature move of the Tapu’s) Discharge Electro Ball Agility Tapu Koko will have the Electic Surge ability and come holding an Electic Seed. Other Details: Level: 60 Type: Electic/Fairy How to get your Shiny Tapu Koko Select Mystry Gift from the ingame menu Select Recieve Gift Select “Get via…Continue Reading “Pokemon Sun & Moon: Get Shiny Tapu Koko”