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Make It Easier To Read Text On Your Phone

The software running on the smartphone in your pocket has a bunch of options to help improve readability, and whether you have a serious problem with your eyesight or you just want to spend less time squinting, they can make a big difference to usability. Here’s how to get text looking bigger and sharper on the latest versions of iOS and Android.


Freebie Friday! Free Apps For iOS, Android And Windows Phone

At the end of each week, we bring you a list of the latest free mobile apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone. Deals this week include Gangstar Vegas, Aces of Steam and Hodor Keyboard. Download them all without spending a cent!


How To Track Your Life With Apple Health

We’ve already taken a look at some of the features and capabilities of Google Fit, and Apple’s own activity-tracking platform is now up and running too. Find out how you can use Apple’s brand new app to monitor your daily exercise, improve your overall health, aggregate data from different sources and store your medical information.


Our Favourite Android, iOS, And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

Sharing is caring — at least that’s what those creepy anthropomorphised Care Bears used to say — and in the app world this week, those sentiments are particularly true.


'Papers, Please' To Head To The App Store In Its Unedited Form

After instructing a game developer to resubmit indie darling Papers, Please due to a definition of pornography including ‘sexual organs or activities intended to stimulate erotic rather than aesthetic or emotional feelings’, Apple got its way. But shortly after, it’s reversing its decision — and Papers, Please will be re-resubmitted, nudity and all.


Freebie Friday! 100% Free Apps For iOS, Android And Windows Phone

At the end of each week, we bring you a list of the latest free mobile games for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone. Deals this week include Space RPG, Riptide GP2 and 30 Day Fit Challenges. Download them all without spending a cent!


Google's iOS App Gets Material Design Makeover And Much More

Google Search now has a completely new look for iOS, though it’s one many Android users will be familiar with. The Search team is bringing Android Lollipop’s Material Design language to the Search app along with lots of other features and optimisation for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.


Apple Is Pulling A Bunch Of The Best iOS 8 Apps

Remember when Apple went after that handy note-taking widget, a popular app that’s one the first truly useful widgets for iOS 8? It turns out Apple has been pulling all kinds of apps that take advantage of new features in iOS 8 — even after they have been approved to be in the App Store. And developers are starting to get pretty upset.


10 Tricks To Make Yourself An Apple Maps Master

After a less-than-stellar start, Apple Maps is starting to establish itself on the desktop and on iOS as well. Despite its sleek and minimal interface, there are a number of useful features hidden away behind the surface. Here are 10 tips for getting more out of Apple Maps that might even persuade you to make the switch from Google.


Our Favourite Android, iOS, And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

The best thing about smartphones is that they’re always improving thanks to developers looking for ways to make our pocket computers even better. This week we have lots of great downloadables for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone. Take a look and see if any strike your fancy.