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Vyke Launches Seedrs Crowdfunding Campaign to Help Revolutionise Mobile Voice Calling

It’s funny how mobile phones started with voice calls being the only function available (and of course Snake!) and now of course voice is often ignored by many. One of the reasons for that is of course that it just isn’t flexible in the same way that social, or even email is. When I sign […]

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Product Review: Olixar Charging Apple Watch Bamboo Stand with iPhone Dock

  Manufacturer: Olixar URL: www.olixar.com Where to buy: Mobile Fun Price: £29.99 £19.99   This is a great gift idea for Apple fans, who have both a watch and a phone to charge. It looks smart, is well made with a nice weight and feel to it and doubles up as both a display and […]

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Product Review: Thule Gauntlet 3.0 13″ MacBook Attaché

  Manufacturer: Thule URL: http://www.thule.com Where to buy: Amazon, Price: £69.99  £29.99   Now’s the time to grab one of these while they are heavily discounted on Amazon.   A great gift for the mobile worker – this Thule Gauntlet MacBook Attaché case is stylish and exceptionally well-made – by Thule (the Swedish roof box manufacturers, […]

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Product Review: Sennheiser Speaker phone

Manufacturer: Sennheiser URL: http://en-uk.sennheiser.com/ Where to buy: http://www.uk.insight.com/shop/sennheiser/speakerphone-series Price: From £75.99   This Sennheiser SpeakerPhone is a great piece of kit – and one that I’d be delighted to receive in my Christmas stocking.  It’s stylish, lightweight and portable – ideally suited to the mobile executive worker who needs to be able to dial in to a […]

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Product Review: ZAGG Rugged Book

  Manufacturer: ZAGG URL: http://www.zagg.com Where to buy: Amazon Price: £99.55  £69.99 The Zagg Rugged Book is the toughest, most versatile wireless Bluetooth iPad case available.  It has a really good ‘rugged’ look and feel to it and is packaged in a smart box and comes with a micro USB to USB charging cable. It is designed in […]

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This season’s 361 Podcast: Blandford’s going to love it

Have you been following the 361 Podcast at all? I know I’ve been banging on about it now and again here on the blog so regular readers will have a limited awareness I’m sure. This is the podcast that myself, Rafe Blandford and Ben Smith setup ages ago. Rafe is the world famous Nokia blogger. […]

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Guest Post: Brands are the Future of Mobile Phones

  We are delighted to feature a post today from Dave Floyd, Co-CEO of Bullitt Group. Bullitt Group designs, manufactures, markets and sells mobile phones and consumer electronics in partnership with global brands such as Caterpillar and Kodak. I think it’s a great concept and can see how folk will want to align themselves with […]

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Apple: Finance your phone from us, not the operator

Rarely nowadays do I ever watch an Apple keynote live. The company has gone to great lengths to make this even easier and more reliable than previous years, however I do need the ability to skip so I can avoid the fanboy clapping interludes. I was more than happy to tolerate a bit of whooping […]

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“The only thing that’s changed is everything”

Arrrgh! Was anyone else frustrated by the new iPhone tag line launched last night? “The only thing that’s changed is everything” I could agree with that kind of reality distortion when they went from iPhone 5 to iPhone 6, but really… dear me.

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ImpulsePay in Top Ten Fastest Growing UK Tech Companies

  This week, ImpulsePay, one of the UK’s leading Charge to Mobile providers, was listed as one of the UK’s Top Ten Fastest Growing UK Tech Companies in The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100. ImpulsePay is the leading provider of Charge to Mobile in the UK. Charge to Mobile allows consumers to pay for a wide variety of digital goods and […]

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New service from Orange’s Libon ensures you’ll never miss a call again

Several weeks ago, I was contacted by Dan Walsh of Mustard PR, who wanted to give me the heads up about a new feature being launched by his client, Libon. Libon now uses Wi-Fi to allow you to place and receive calls using your mobile number if you’re experiencing poor mobile coverage at home, in the office or […]

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WILEYFOX SWIFT PHONE available to buy 22nd September

    Further to my post a couple of week’s ago, the latest press release from Wiley Fox announces it’s first handset will be on sale on Tuesday 22nd September! Just wanted to update you 😉 See press release below: —– LONDON, UK. 3rd September – Wileyfox today announced its first phone, Swift, will be available to […]