Is Apple’s new iOS 9 right for you?

Is Apple’s new iOS 9 right for you?

While more and more iPhone users are installing the new iOS 9, there are still thousands of us holding out on the upgrade as we wait to hear more about it. So if you’re curious to know what kind of new features you’re missing out on, and if there are any downsides to the new OS, you are in luck.

What is behavioral biometrics?

What is behavioral biometrics?

Static biometrics like fingerprint sensors should make life a lot easier; no longer do we have to type in security passwords on our mobile phones, or risk having passwords breached. Still, this technology is only available on high-end smartphones, and is not ubiquitous.

Natural language tech: the essentials

Natural language tech: the essentials

Almost behind us are the days when you had to adapt your language to suit the limited capabilities of your computer – for example, searching online for “current time Dubai” and not simply “what time is it now in Dubai?”

Developments in the area of language processing haven’t stalled; if anything, the pace has picked up.

There’s no stopping mobile video on Twitter

There’s no stopping mobile video on Twitter

First we told you it was no longer enough to simply have a web site. Now it’s not even enough that you’re on social media. Mobile is huge – it’s all everyone is talking about – and to truly be effective in your marketing efforts, your focus now needs to be on ensuring that all aspects of your communications are mobile-friendly.

The phone your eyes can control

The phone your eyes can control

The pre-touchscreen days of cell phones are thankfully long behind us, and we can consign to history all that thumping down on physical buttons just to make a call. With the advent of the smartphone, we’re now all well accustomed to gliding our fingers across the screen to activate our devices’ countless functions.

Selling your phone? Read this first!

Smartphones and tablets have become one of the most essential devices for businesses and individuals alike. It’s difficult to imagine life without one really, but there will come a time when we all need to replace a device. If you are considering this then you may entertain the idea of selling your old device too.

Managing mobile contacts

The smartphone is an all-singing-all-dancing device and yet in an era of multi-media, there’s nothing that cuts to business like a phone call. If you have a phone, you likely have a large number of contacts, but have you ever tried to manage these contacts from your device? If you have then you’ll know that it’s not that easy.

The smartphone buying guide

December is the holiday season for many, and that usually means that people are out finding gifts for their friends, family and colleagues. One of the more popular gifts is bound to be the smartphone. When looking for a smartphone though, it can be tough to find one that is a perfectly suited to the person you are wanting to give it to.