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My Top 7 apps: Gabriella Poczo of WorldRemit

For today’s top 7 apps list we have Gabriella Poczo from WorldRemit. WorldRemit is the international transfer service known as the ‘WhatsApp of money’. It’s pioneering a mobile-first approach to remittances that’s changing the way migrant workers send money home to their loved ones across the globe. Here is her list; – – – – […]

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My Top 7 apps: Tonia Baldwin of A1 Connect

It’s been awhile but I’m back with another Top 7 apps list. This week we have Tonia Baldwin from A1 Connect. A1 Connect is a supplier of business mobile phones in the UK. It offers packages to sole traders, SMBs and large corporations with the goal of cutting communications bills and providing the perfect tariff […]

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iOS 10 – no more unwanted native apps!

With the iOS 10 release date just around the corner, we take a look at one of the new long awaited functionalities that will finally enable users to delete unwanted native apps from the home screen. In every iOS release thus far, users have been unable to delete or otherwise remove unwanted native apps and […]

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News: mobile banking use grows 54% in the UK

A new report called “The Way We Bank Now”, from the BBA, a trade association that represents the UK banking industry, reveals how popular mobile banking has become, as UK consumers increasingly rely on online services and new tech to access and manage their finances. In fact, mobile banking is actually now ahead of desktop banking, in which […]

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Tesco Mobile users can save £3 a month by watching ads via Tesco Xtras app

It’s a fact of life that our mobile bills are inevitably higher than we’d like. One of the UK’s mobile operators has responded with an attractive offer to obtain a discount off your monthly bill, as long as you don’t mind watching an ad or two. Tesco Mobile has recently partnered with Unlockd, an ad and content-funded […]

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My Top 7 apps: Francis Miers of Automation Consultants

I’m back with another Top 7 apps post. Today we have Francis Miers who is the director of Automation Consultants. Automation Consultants is a UK-based company specialising in software testing and lifecycle automation. Its mission is to increase the speed and reduce the cost of IT projects. Let’s have a look at his list. – […]

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News: Samsung’s KNOX is rated the strongest mobile security platform

  The security of our mobile devices has never been so important. As highlighted in the recent spat between the FBI and Apple over access to an iPhone used by the San Bernadino terrorists, security and encryption is at the heart of our relationship with personal data and has implications for everyday consumers as well as law […]

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Apps for the weekend

It’s Friday at last, so let’s brief look at some of the best apps doing the rounds this month. So without further ado, here’s our top picks in no particular order… Letterboxd Finding a good movie to watch is often a fruitless task. The amount of hours I’ve wasted surfing iTunes and Netflix to find something decent to watch […]

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Windows 10 Mobile update arrives, finally, but not for all

As far as Microsoft’s move from Windows Phone to Windows 10 Mobile, there are many ways in which the update could have gone more smoothly, but many people will be hoping for a successful update to whichever device they own, and pleased that Android and iOS are not the only operating system choices out there. Recently it […]

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My Top 7 apps: Sean Ritchie of the Sable Group

I am back with another Top 7 apps piece. This week we have Sean Ritchie from Sable. Sable is a UK-based financial services company with offices in South Africa, Australia and Hong Kong. With a strong focus on helping people develop and grow their international presence through a wide range of wealth, currency, business and […]

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Jongla: the Finnish startup aiming to disrupt the instant messaging industry

Today we have an article for you written for us by CEO Riku Salminen of Jongla – the free messaging app that’s taking the world’s less developed regions by storm. Our thanks to Riku for this contribution. —– Jongla was co-founded in 2009 by myself and Arto Boman with a simple aim: to develop a cross-platform […]

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Apps to Watch: avoid losing your iPhone with Lookout

If you’re anything like me and constantly misplacing your iPhone, there is a great little Apple Watch app that might just save you a costly replacement of a new phone. A company called Lookout has recently launched an app that might be one of the most useful for anybody who owns an Apple Watch. Like all […]