Apple iPhone SE 2 may have this iPhone X killer feature | Tech | Life & Style

Apple is heavily rumoured to be working on a new iPhone SE 2 which will still remain the small affordable member of the iPhone family but now with some killer new specs. The current iPhone SE keeps the form factor of Apple’s older iPhone models, meaning a home button and large bezels on the front with the relatively small 4-inch display. The new iPhone SE 2 will allegedly be upgraded to feature the new edge-to-edge style screen of the iPhone X. That should mean a larger display in a similarly…

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Your Apple account is changing and here’s a hugely important new feature | Tech | Life & Style

Apple has long prided itself on the safety and security of personal data. The US technology firm has a strong belief about how it stores and uses people’s private information and continues to push the message that everything users do on their devices is kept totally secure. “At Apple, we believe privacy is a fundamental human right,” a message reads on their recently updated privacy page. Apple’s stance is that the most private of data should only be stored on the device customers own and not be available to anyone…

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Virgin Media price cut – How to instantly save over £130 off your bill | Tech | Life & Style

There’s some good news for Virgin Media customers. The broadband and TV firm has just announced a couple of new deals which will save users over £130 off their yearly bill. The cuts come to those who are happy to take out a new 12-month contract and subscribe to the Full House and VIP bundles. Virgin has dropped the monthly cost of its top VIP bundle to £79 per month – a reduction of £11 – and its Full House package is now £49 per month – a £6 drop.…

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iPhone SE 2 release – When will Apple actually reveal its all-new budget phone? | Tech | Life & Style

The iPhone SE has been a hugely popular product for Apple and it’s not hard to see why. With prices starting from under £350, this device makes buying a new iPhone much more affordable. However, the SE is long overdue an upgrade with Apple’s cut-price call maker not seeing a refresh in over two years. There’s plenty of rumours that suggest an updated SE is on its way with one leak recently claiming to reveal it will be called the iPhone SE (2018). Along with the name, there have also…

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Google Home v Amazon Echo – This new feature is what they desperately need | Tech | Life & Style

There’s no question that the Amazon Echo and Google Home smart speakers are two of the best gadgets of the past year. Both of these intelligent devices use the power of speech to search for music, answer questions, plan your week, set timers and even turn on the lights. It’s clever stuff and, with neat designs plus very low prices, it’s no wonder they’ve become so appealing and hugely popular. Google’s Home Mini and the Amazon Echo Dot both currently cost under £50 – a bargain price for such new…

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Instagram CONFIRMS new feature and users aren’t going to like what they see | Tech | Life & Style

Do you know how long you spend on Instagram? The photo-sharing app is set to launch a new tool that will let you know exactly how many minutes you spend using it. After computer science student Jane Manchun Wong, who has form for discovering new features well before they’re announced, spotted the new feature in the Instagram application package (APK), the company’s CEO Kevin Systrom tweeted confirming it. “It’s true…” he said. “We’re building tools that will help the IG community know more about the time they spend on Instagram…

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OnePlus 6 Avengers Limited Edition looks great but UK fans face disappointment | Tech | Life & Style

The OnePlus 6 was unveiled earlier this week with the device packed with flagship features at a very reasonable price. Three styles were revealed at launch, including white and black variants, but fans can now get their hands on a very exclusive version of the phone. The OnePlus 6 Avengers Limited Edition has just been added to the range with the superhero smartphone including a Kevlar-style pattern and a gold Avengers emblem on the back. OnePlus has also added a gold mute switch on the side for a bit of…

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OnePlus 6 release, UK price and how to buy this new budget flagship | Tech | Life & Style

The OnePlus 6 launched to great fanfare yesterday. Now we finally know the facts about the Shenzhen company’s latest flagship smartphone, thoughts inevitably turn to how to get your hands on one of these much-desired devices. At least initially, getting hold of a OnePlus 6 will take a little effort. The OnePlus 6, complete with its stunning all-glass body, will be available from a number of specially-opened OnePlus pop-up stores across the United States, UK, Europe, China and India on May 21 2018. Luckily for UK fans, one of these…

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Google Doodle: Who is Tamara de Lempicka? Why is she being honoured on 120th birthday? | Tech | Life & Style

The Google Doodle marks the iconic painter’s 120th birthday who spent most of her working life in France and the United States. Tamara Lempicka, also known as Tamara de Lempicka, was born on May 16 1898. She was best known for her Art-Deco portraits of aristocrats and the wealthy and her stylised celebrity portraits and nudes in the 1920s and 1930s. Lempicka was the daughter of a Russian Jewish lawyer and a Polish socialite. Born as Maria Gorska in Warsaw, the iconic artist attended school in Lausanne, Switzerland. She made…

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OnePlus 6 leak reveals good news on design and bad news on price | Tech | Life & Style

Tomorrow is the day when the OnePlus 6 will finally be unleashed on the world with the Chinese firm holding a huge launch event in London. However, a massive leak may have just revealed this new device in full a little earlier than planned. Images of the OnePlus 6, that appear to be official shots of the phone, have appeared on Slashleaks and probably give fans their best look yet at what’s to come. The photos appear to prove what many of the previous rumours had already suggested with the…

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