How to Hard Reset the Microsoft Lumia 435

I was recently given a Lumia 435 to trial from Connects (previously 1000 Heads) and as always I needed instructions on How to Hard Reset the Microsoft Lumia 435, so that I could remove all of my content, before I sent it back.  This can vary from phone to phone, usually is the same with a manufacturer but its been a while since I had a Nokia / Microsoft phone to play with. Acutally I believe the last one that I reviewed is the Nokia Lumia 900 although I did trial another when I was thinking of switching from Apple. I’m not to go into the details […]

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Mobile phones for kids – you decide!

A big choice, mobile phones for kids – There have been many discussions on my social networks recently about the right age for a child to have a mobile phone.  When you first hear your kid saying  “I want an iPhone” it will probably be at such a young age you can say – “When you are older maybe”, but as time goes on, you will need to address this situation. I think, the age and what mobile phone you get for  your kid, is a big choice.  It seems that many children don’t get far past the age of 12 […]

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iOS game - The Amazing World of Stubies

iOS game – The Amazing World of Stubies

This has to be the cutest iOS game – The Amazing World of Stubies!  These little guys are just too cute, and I just love the colours. Stubies is the creation of Lukas Bahrle & Andreu Taberner from Creatiu lab in Barcelona, when you first see it you think it is a very simple colour matching game, but the more you play it the more challenges you have. What is this iOS game – The Amazing World of Stubies Stubies is a 100% indie game  and its only 0.69p to buy on iTunes.  If you like puzzle games for your iPhone or […]

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Smartphone Stats Which Companies Are Winning The Race

I always find Smartphone Stats interesting, and Earl Ray of Coupon Audit created this infographic for me to show which companies are winning the race with some interesting statistics taken from many sources, listed at the bottom of the infographic. Surprising Smartphone Stats Its starts of by telling us that there are 4 billion active smartphones in the world, that is amazing as I remember reading last October that the world had just passed a total of 1 billion smartphones in the world. The infographic states that it should take another 3 years to reach 8 billion.  There are only […]

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The Truth about Selfies – UK iPhone User Habits

I enjoyed this infographic from Three UK, so thought I would share with you their findings on UK iPhone User Habits. I was actually shocked to see that texting is still up the in the top percentages as the most common activity on the iphone – do you still SMS? Does anyone even call text SMS any more – I thought that was a thing of the past too, I’ve never heard anyone say SMS me later or SMS me when you get home. If you didn’t know SMS stands for Short Message Service – which is a text messaging […]

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HTC Announces Supersized Smartphone One Max

HTC, founded in 1997  and have been trying to push the boundaries of design and technology since. HTC  announced yesterday their 5.9 inch display Android smartphone one max or phablet as these types of smartphones are now called due to the size being over 5 inches.  Do you need a tablet and a smartphone with a phone this size or just a phablet? One Max, its huge! HTC One Max has a massive 15 cm screen – HD1080p display and is equipped with a quad-core qualcomm snapdragon 600 processor which features and quad-core 1.7 GHz CPU giving amazingly sharp, crisp […]

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