This is great news and one which many believe is long overdue; calls to 0800 and 0808 numbers are now free from all phones including mobiles under new Ofcom rules. This means that the changes force mobile operators to make calls to all 175 million “freephone” numbers really free and not impose any charges at all. (more…)
It has probably happened to us all at some time, copying someone into an email by mistake and hitting the send button only to realise what you had done! Google however, has introduced a feature that that lets you recall that hastily sent email to the wrong person and whilst it does not actually recover the email, what it does is delay the sending of it for up to 30 seconds. This is how you can set the feature up which will then work for all the emails that you send.
It is well known that most of us use memorable dates such as birthdays when we are asked to provide a pin code comprising four numbers. This makes it remarkably easy for crooks to access our pin codes if they do some simple research into us or our families.
E3 2015 was a great success and proved once again that game developers and coming up with exciting new games that are sure to wow us for many years to come.
Star Wars Battlefront was high up on our list of things we wanted to see at this year’s event, but there were also a lot of surprises too. Here are some of the games that caught our eye at E3 2015: (more…)
New rules have been announced by the broadband watchdog to help subscribers quit their current contracts if their internet speeds are too slow. Until now, customer could find themselves locked into contract after the first three months with a penalty fee payable if they wanted to change.
Apple were pioneers in the music streaming business and although they did lose ground to Spotify, the company is widely credited with the first digital music revolution, with the launch of the iPod in 2001 and its iTunes Store in 2003. In fact if we look further back to around 1977 a form of rudimentary audio was available on the Apple 11 computers. However it was the launch of the iPod in 2001 that was to be the item which many believe saved Apple as a company, as at the time they were losing out in the computer world to PC’s.
Coming to the UK in July, Elagato confirmed that Eve, the company’s range of sensors used for monitoring your home, will be available here then. So for those of us that is interested in transforming their houses into smart homes, below is a full rundown of all the products Elgato will be releasing.
The tens of thousands of disgruntled windows 8 and 8.1 users will be heaving a sigh of relief at the news that windows has finally revealed the date for the Windows 10 system designed to replace it. We knew that Windows had promised to release the new operating system in the summer, but the actual date was unknown. The official date comes weeks after AMD CEO Lisa Su revealed that Microsoft would launch Windows 10 in late July.
Unless you have tiny fingers then you will have found using the keyboard that allows text and emails to be sent frustrating. So it was with interest that we read that the Chinese electronics company Lenovo has unveiled a phone with a built-in laser projector that can be used to display a virtual keyboard or display.
According to the Microsoft official support page it seems as though the new Xbox will have a headphone port that will take the standard 3.5mm jack and be on a par with its competitor PlayStation 4, which has a headphone port.