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The best apps for your new iPhone

  • 28 December 2015 - 14:43
The best apps for your new iPhone

The Verge The iPhone 6S has a gorgeous 4.7-inch screen, a super-fast processor, and arguably the best mobile camera on the market. But out of the box, it won't have the apps you can't live without. Finding a good mobile app is like discovering a best-kept secret: they can change how you work,...

5 Things You Can Do To Make Your Social Media Videos Better

  • 27 December 2015 - 22:24
5 Things You Can Do To Make Your Social Media Videos Better

Simply Measured Most social media marketers will tell you that video marketing is their priority in 2016. In 2014, global mobile video traffic grew by 55% and we can expect to see a similar statistics for 2015 as December wraps. Video marketing is no longer a “nice-to-have”....

Chinese Cloning Firm Expected to Operate Next Year, Currently with Animals

  • 27 December 2015 - 11:05
Chinese Cloning Firm Expected to Operate Next Year, Currently with Animals

  NBC NEWS BEIJING — The head of a Chinese firm that is building the world's biggest animal cloning factory has vowed not to use the technology on people — for now, at least. Biotech company Boyalife Group's $30 million facility in the coastal city of Tianjin will produce embryos...

Apple ordered to pay $234m to university for infringing patent

  • 19 December 2015 - 12:34
Apple ordered to pay $234m to university for infringing patent

A US jury has ordered Apple Inc to pay the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s patent licensing arm more than $234m (£151.5m) in damages for incorporating its microchip technology into some of the company’s iPhones and iPads without permission. The amount imposed on Friday was less than the...

Wikipedia Zero arrives in India

  • 26 July 2013 - 06:15
Wikipedia Zero arrives in India

Wikipedia Zero, a project launched by the Wikimedia Foundation to offer free mobile access to Wikipedia in emerging countries, has officially arrived in Indiavia a partnership with Aircel, India’s seventh largest mobile network operator(including GSM and CDMA). Even with a market share...

Zynga sees sharp fall in players

  • 26 July 2013 - 06:13
Zynga sees sharp fall in players

Farmville games giant owner Zynga has reported a sharp fall in both players and revenues since last year. It said it had now given up its plan to move into games that use real money as it tries to rebuild user numbers for social gaming, Its monthly average users were 40% lower than last year's...

US prosecutors launch largest ever hacking fraud case

  • 26 July 2013 - 06:12
US prosecutors launch largest ever hacking fraud case

US prosecutors have launched what they say is the country's largest ever hacking fraud case. Five men in Russia and Ukraine have been charged with running a hacking operation that allegedly stole more than 160 million credit and debit card numbers from a number of major US companies over a period...

Timehop, The Place To Reminisce Online, Raises $3M Led By Spark Capital

  • 26 July 2013 - 06:10
Timehop, The Place To Reminisce Online, Raises $3M Led By Spark Capital

While present-focused social networks like Facebook and Instagram make plenty of room for the narcissists in us, there’s not really a dedicated and focused place to reflect on the past. Timehop, which started out as 4SquareAnd7YearsAgo, has evolved into a mobile-first startup that surfaces...