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Semi-Retired. Love writing about all things techie. My first computer was a NCR 386 pulled from a main frame at the NCR development center used for ATM design in Dundee.

BlackBerry Link for windows Updated to v1.1.1.32


BlackBerry decided to drop an update to BlackBerry Link for Windows today. We also believe that the Mac app as also been updated but we can’t verify if that’s the case. If any one out there with a Mac using a BlackBerry 10 device please give us a shout out if this is the case. The new update brings us ... Read More »

Tapatalk for Windows Phone is now available


Introducing Tapatalk for Windows Phone Your Windows Phone experience is now completed with Tapatalk, at last. We’re excited to introduce Tapatalk to millions of Windows Phone users – now you can troll, participate, or whatever you call it, in over 60,000 internet communities on-the-go. The wait is finally over – Introducing the official Tapatalk for Windows Phone! Discover great internet ... Read More »

BlackBerry’s to release new phone in November, all-touchscreen A10


BlackBerry’s next flagship smartphone, the all-touchscreen BlackBerry A10, will launch during the holidays, according to CNET. The BlackBerry A10 is the successor to the Z10, and further builds upon the company’s BB10 OS line-up of devices. This will move the A10 to the top of the hierarchy with both the Z10 and Q10 below, followed by the R5 and Q5. ... Read More »

SayIt receives update again to version 2.2.0


SayIt is regarded as it’s the number one voice recognition application and personal assistant for BlackBerry 10. And so it should, it work right-out-of-the-box. Now comes even more updates for the app. Although it’s not free, cost is £2.50 it’s well worth the fee if you’re going to use it regularly. It has had regular updates since its launch and another ... Read More »

WhatsApp For BlackBerry 10 Updated


Those of you who use WhatsApp Messenger on your BlackBerry 10 smartphone should see an update to your cross platform messenger in BlackBerry World. The update is version 2.10.8002.1 and includes start up performances and various bug fixes. WhatsApp Messenger utilizes your existing internet data plan to help you stay in touch with friends, colleagues and family. First year FREE! ... Read More »

Asus VivoMouse a Multi-Touch Trackpad with a Cool look


Asus has launched the VivoMouse, a wireless mouse which doubles as a multi-touch trackpad — the first of its kind, claims Asus The futuristic-looking device is not the first to try to reinvent the mouse, but it also functions as a wireless remote, making it quite a versatile little thing. The circular trackpad supports Windows 8 multi-touch gestures such as ... Read More »

BlackBerry Increase Components Order Due to Strong Sales of BB 10


Seeking Alpha posted a quick little tidbit we thought we’d share with you. It looks like sales are going great and now BlackBerry is buying more components for more devices. This is really great news, it shows BlackBerry Keeps Moving in the right direction. I’ll share the tidbit with you and let us know what you think. BlackBerry (BBRY) has ... Read More »

BT removing 6 million Customers from Yahoo Mail in June


  BT, the UK telecom giant, is pulled its 6 million users off Yahoo Mail after 10 years. According to BT the change will happen next month (June). We don’t know at this time if flickr will be interrupted. To make matters worse BT have closed the comments section before it’s even opened. The company announced the move on Thursday. ... Read More »

Sony Xperia™ SP available now on Three UK

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  If you’ve been waiting for the Sony Xperia SP the wait is over. Head to the Three online store or your local High st store. Three today issued a press release informing us of the Xperia SP release.   [pressrelease] 31 May 2013 10:00 The Sony Xperia™ SP is now available on Three’s Ultrafast network on both Monthly and ... Read More »

BlackBerry getting ready to release BBM for Android and iOS


When it was announced at the BlackBerry live that BBM Channels were going to Android and iOS there was some mixed feelings. After it had sunked in there was a positive feeling as many users who had moved over to either Android or the iOS platforms. It will allow them to keep in touch or should I say renew acquaintances ... Read More »