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How To Get Back Closed Safari Tabs On iOS

Mobile apps have less space to lay out menus and buttons and as a result it’s not always obvious how to do certain tasks within an app. Case in point: Bringing back tabs you’ve recently closed on the mobile version of Safari. Here’s how to do it with just a few taps.


Google Updates Hangouts On iOS But Not Android (Yet)

If you’re using Google’s suite of online services and the apps that accompany them, you’d be forgiven for thinking that you’d get the best experience on a new, high-end Android phone like the LG G4 or Samsung Galaxy S6. That’s often true, but not always — and sometimes, like right now, you’d be better off with an iPhone.


Free Games Friday: Endless Skater, Kapsula, Equilibrium

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


The Smaller, Cheaper, FLIR ONE Thermal Camera Now Works With Other Apps

Thermal cameras that can see a person’s body heat were once expensive tools that only police and the military used. But now they’re small and cheap enough to work alongside your smartphone. And FLIR’s latest model will make anyone feel like the Predator hunting its prey.


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

Last week was a good seven days of apps, including yet another piece of software from Facebook but also some must-download apps across all OSes. Strangely, the theme this week was all about sharing, whether sharing photos with friends or documents across devices or videos with the rest of the world.


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

Welcome to another week of apps. Android gets a DIY smartphone kill switch, iPhones can now use one of the best photo editors ever made, and Windows Phone gets a new browser for your internet viewing pleasure. Let’s take a look.


Fallout Shelter For Android: Bethesda Is Definitely Making It

Briefly: I may be a little biased here (because I’m totally obsessed with Fallout), but Bethesda’s Fallout Shelter is probably the best game of E3 2015. Unfortunately, only iOS users know the joy of being the Overseer. To soothe the Android horde, Bethesda has promised that the game will be ported to the rival OS.


Free Games Friday: Mean Girls, Slayin, Beast Quest

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


Fall Asleep To Music On iOS

Sure, iOS 9 is stealing all the headlines right now, but there’s a good three months until we’re going to be able to get our fingers on it, and in the meantime there’s plenty of usefulness in existing versions of iOS. Today’s tip from the ‘you-might-not-have-known-this’ drawer is falling asleep with iOS playing the soothing sounds of your favourite tunes.


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

Welcome to Apps of the Week, where we take a look at the latest smartphone software that makes us oh-so-glad to be living in the 21st century. We’ve got apps to challenge your email allegiances, bring smarts to your photo library, and a new voice assistant that looks to challenge the Siris and Cortanas of the world.