Razer lets you pretend you own a MacBook for the price of an iPad

Razer lets you pretend you own a MacBook for the price of an iPad

Perhaps you purchased an iPad Pro instead of a real computer to save a little money and get all the cool iOS apps. It’s really just a big iPad, though, isn’t it? If […]

Seven of the best DJ apps for Android, iPhone and iPad

Apps such as Pacemaker, Serato Pyro and djay Pro could help you practise your mixing skills and ensure parties go with a (beat-matched) swing Hey boys. Hey girls. Superstar DJs? Here we go – on a touchscreen, rather than a set of physical...

10 of the best cookery apps for iPhone, iPad and Android

From soups and stews to roasts, vegetarian and vegan meals – here are some of the most helpful apps to get you cooking The recent rumpus about the BBC’s plans for its recipes websites showed how many of us are turning to digital sources...

Can Britney Spears succeed in mobile games where Katy Perry failed?

Star’s American Dream game comes from publisher that made Kim Kardashian a mobile hit, but missed the hit parade with their last pop outing In 2015, global music sales were $15bn (£10.3bn). Yet the three biggest mobile games companies alone...

10 of the best racing games for Android, iPhone and iPad

From big franchises like Need for Speed and Real Racing to indie hits like Race the Sun and Thumb Drift, these games set the pace on your mobile device Racing is one of the genres that many people assume works best on a console or PC with a...
Apple scores patent for iPad cover with built-in flexible touchscreen

Apple scores patent for iPad cover with built-in flexible touchscreen

Apple’s Smart Cover and Smart Case really aren’t that smart. They can act as stands, put your iPad to sleep and it lets you peek at things, but this new patent shows that […]
iOS devices can be bricked remotely and silently with 1970 bug

iOS devices can be bricked remotely and silently with 1970 bug

Connecting to a WiFi network is all it takes to potentially have your unpatched iOS device bricked.
Apple’s recycling program recovered 2,204lbs of gold last year worth $40 million

Apple’s recycling program recovered 2,204lbs of gold last year worth $40 million

Of all the tech companies out there it’s Apple that seems to be setting the standard for recycling. The company’s latest Environmental Responsibility Report not only shows how much effort Apple is putting […]

Apple at 40: privacy, software and new device frontiers are key challenges

Pioneering tech firm will be hoping to avoid a midlife crisis, while staying relevant in an ever-evolving industry Founded on 1 April 1976, Apple celebrates its 40th birthday on Friday and from a garage in Los Altos to a new spaceship-shaped...

Five of the best brain-training apps

Lumosity, Peak, Elevate, Fit Brains Trainer and Cognito are trying to help Android and iOS users keep their grey cells supple with daily workouts If anyone tries to tell you that daily brain training is a digital thing, hit them (gently) with...