Technology Preview 2014

Technology Preview 2014 - 13 Jan 2014

We’re just about into the year and already the technology world has gathered in Las Vegas at CES 2014 to show off what they’ll be releasing this year. We thought we’d give you a technology preview of some of the products and software being released so you can prepare. Smartphones Apple may be keeping their…

Using Your Phone To Connect With Real World Devices

Using Your Phone To Connect With Real World Devices - 7 Jan 2014

Over the last few years many companies have been developing household products that connect to the web and, more recently, smartphones. In a world where people are constantly seeking simpler solutions to daily tasks, just what products are out there that you can control from your smartphone? Hive Active Heating British Gas’ brilliant new technology…

Watch Out For Augmented Reality In 2014

Watch Out For Augmented Reality In 2014 - 23 Dec 2013

During the course of 2013, there have been many augmented reality apps, some good and some bad. Sadly, there haven’t been enough successful attempts at creating a truly great augmented reality smartphone app to make people take notice of the technology, but 2014 is set to change that. Google released Ingress, an augmented reality game,…

What Is Touch Board?

What Is Touch Board? - 11 Dec 2013

Bare Creative recently opened a Touch Board page on the crowd funding website Kickstarter with a hugely successful response. The company beat their initial target of £15,000, receiving £122,907 from the community. But what is Touch Board, and how can it be used? Touch Board is a tool designed to make your projects interactive, smart,…

Google Nexus 5 Launched, Developers Initial Spec Review

Google Nexus 5 Launched, Developers Initial Spec Review - 1 Nov 2013

“Just in time for Halloween”, is what Google wrote in their latest blog post yesterday, which not only announced the release of the latest version of Android, KitKat, but also the release of their new smartphone, the Nexus 5. Taking full advantage of the official Nexus 5 website, we wanted to bring you the actual…

What Is Ara And What Does It Mean For Android Developers?

What Is Ara And What Does It Mean For Android Developers? -

What is Ara? Ara is the latest smartphone device from Motorola. The smartphone itself allows users buy and install new modules which will slot into place in one of the several spaces on the back of the phone that make up its power and functionality. The basic component of the phone is called the endoskeleton…

What Is Tile And How Can It Be Used In iOS Development?

What Is Tile And How Can It Be Used In iOS Development? - 29 Oct 2013

Tile is a device created by Reveal Labs that helps you keep track of your most important items wherever they are. Initially only an idea on Kickstarter, the project quickly gained funding from the 49,586 backers that believed in the concept. Each Tile itself is a small square tracking device that links to iPhones via…

What Is Quixey And How Can It Help App Developers?

What Is Quixey And How Can It Help App Developers? - 28 Oct 2013

Quixey is an intuitive app search engine that’s changing the way we search for apps. The search engine, currently only available as an app on Android devices, takes user search queries and uses them to find an app, producing results based on what apps are capable of, rather than just their name. But what does…

Apple’s iPad Air And iPad Mini With Retina Event

Apple’s iPad Air And iPad Mini With Retina Event - 23 Oct 2013

Just over a month after their last event, and the reveal of the iPhone 5C and 5S, Apple has held another event at which they spoke about a plethora of new technology being made available for consumers. Although the event is now referred to as Apple’s iPad Air Event there was so much more than…

iPad Mini 2 And iPad 5 Rumour Roundup

iPad Mini 2 And iPad 5 Rumour Roundup - 22 Oct 2013

Just a few short weeks after the launch of the iPhone 5S and 5c, and we’re already thinking about Apple’s next releases, the iPad Mini 2 and iPad 5. Not much is known about Apple’s next generations of iPad, though details and a release date are expected this month. Last October, Apple held an event…