Tech or Treat? Our Top 5 Halloween Apps

The spookiest night of the year is creeping around the corner. Yes, Halloween is almost here, heralding the arrival of spooks and ghouls, tricks and treats, and things that go bump in the night. To celebrate the eeriest evening of the year, online smartphone retailer, Mobiles.co.uk has compiled…

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Which Spooky Smartphone Personality Are You?

To get into the Halloween spirit, we've created six spooky smartphone personas that everyone will recognise. Whether it’s The Where-Wolf who checks in everywhere they go, or The Gym Reaper who couldn’t possibly hit the gym without posting selfies on Instagram, everyone will know someone that fits into…

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10 Smartphone Myths Debunked

Trying your best to look after your smartphone can sometimes be easier said than done, especially when you spend time following rules that you don't really need to. In light of this, we uncover the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth about the most common smartphone myths.…

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Everything But The Kitchen Sink

The first ever smartphone to enter the mobile scene was the Simon Personal Communicator released by IBM back in 1994. As well as calls, it was able to send and receive emails, faxes and pages, and also featured an address book, calendar, calculator, clock and notepad. At the time of…

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Happy 10th Birthday, iPhone

It’s an unbelievable ten years since Apple first released its ground-shattering, industry-defining mobile phone, the iPhone. Aside from making us all feel a little bit old, this important occasion is a great opportunity to look back on what is now an everyday device, and one that spawned the smartphone…

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Smart Thrones

With season seven of hit fantasy series, Game of Thrones, due to premiere on TV, laptop, tablet and smartphone screens on 16 July, we have been looking at its amassed following so far, and reminding ourselves of some of the key plotlines. Since season one, we discovered that the number…

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The smartest kids in tech

Developing apps, finding bugs and generally being a whizz at all things digital is something that lots of adults wish they could do – not least to enjoy the pretty decent salaries paid out in the digital industries. Yet there’s a cohort of younger coders, entrepreneurs and general child geniuses…

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