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Amazon planning credit card reader to compete with PayPal report

Amazon will launch a credit card reader to take on Square, PayPal and iZettle, according to leaked documents.The leaked inventory document discovered by technology site 9to5Mac shows office supplies store Staples taking stock of ... More »

Kids coding app Tynker expands to Android and adds game-making mode

Education technology startup Tynker is expanding to Android, after attracting more than 8.8m children to computer programming courses through its website and iPad app.The company has launched its Android tablet app on the Google ... More »

Is it a phone? Is it a drone? No, it's a flone!

The artist Lot Amorós, and engineers Cristina Navarro and Alexandre Oliver won the Next Things award in 2013 for the Flone invention, an H-shaped airframe which transforms smartphones into airborne apparatus. It is able ... More »

Amazon Fire Phone review roundup: misfiring on almost all cylinders

Amazon's first foray into the smartphone world after the success of its Kindle Fire tablets has hit a snag: it's not very good. Or at least that's what the first reviews pouring out of ... More »

Apple lets parents down over in-app purchases, says EU

The European commission (EC) has praised Google but criticised Apple over the steps both companies are taking to ensure children don't spend money on in-app purchases (IAP) without their parents' permission.The EC has been ... More »

Amazon planning credit card reader to compete with PayPal report

Amazon will launch a credit card reader to take on Square, PayPal and iZettle, according to leaked documents.The leaked inventory document discovered by technology site 9to5Mac shows office supplies store Staples taking stock of ...

Kids coding app Tynker expands to Android and adds game-making mode

Education technology startup Tynker is expanding to Android, after attracting more than 8.8m children to computer programming courses through its website and iPad app.The company has launched its Android tablet app on the Google ...

Is it a phone? Is it a drone? No, it's a flone!

The artist Lot Amorós, and engineers Cristina Navarro and Alexandre Oliver won the Next Things award in 2013 for the Flone invention, an H-shaped airframe which transforms smartphones into airborne apparatus. It is able ...

Amazon Fire Phone review roundup: misfiring on almost all cylinders

Amazon's first foray into the smartphone world after the success of its Kindle Fire tablets has hit a snag: it's not very good. Or at least that's what the first reviews pouring out of ...

Apple lets parents down over in-app purchases, says EU

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The European commission (EC) has praised Google but criticised Apple over the steps both companies are taking to ensure children don't spend money on in-app purchases (IAP) without their parents' permission.The EC has been ...

Google hails Google Play and 'phenomenal' YouTube ad growth

Google's second quarter financial results revealed further growth for the internet giant, as its revenues rose 22% year-on-year to $15.96bn. The company's net profits were up 5.9% to $3.42bn.Google's own sites accounted for $10.94bn ...

Nokia MixRadio spins out of Microsoft as standalone streaming music service

Nokia's MixRadio streaming music app is spinning off as a standalone company, as part of deep cuts announced by its new parent company Microsoft.MixRadio will continue to be preloaded on smartphones running Microsoft's Windows ...

Microsoft is killing its Android smartphones after just four months

Microsoft is terminating its Nokia X smartphone line that was first released in Barcelona in February, powered by Android.The company inherited the Android-powered smartphones as part of its acquisition of Nokia’s handset division, which ...