Micro USB / USB Type C / Apple Lightning: Everything you need to know about Smartphone Cables

Wireless charging technology has gone viral in recent years with the speed of adoption that no one would ever have envisaged.  If you were to couple this with the general move to cloud services for things such as data backups, then this type of functionality can help when there are...

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How Does An Economist Select A Phone Screen Protector for Himself

Please excuse me for using the word "economics" at the start of this article, it does sound a little posh and formal but I wanted to draw your attention to something, which you might find interesting. What I want to take you through is a simple CBA or cost-benefit analysis...

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Everything You Need to Know Before Buying A Smartphone Screen Protector

Let’s face it; Smartphones are really expensive to buy and what you don’t want, is to be in the situation where you have spent hundreds of dollars on one only to end up scratching the screen a few days into ownership. For many people, a case is an important accessory...

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The Real Truth Behind the Life of Your Smartphone's Battery

OK, before we start, do yourself a favour and download a good diagnostic app, for iOS, Geekbench 4 from the App Store is pretty good, or for Android, try PhoneCheck from the Play Store.  Once you have one, open the app and check out your battery's health. You might be...

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Why isn't Wireless Charging Technology everywhere yet? I Have the Answer

You wake up from a great nights sleep, you glance over at your Apple Watch sitting serenely on its wireless charging pad and check the time; in the kitchen you scoop some grains into the rice cooker and switch it on, and it’s not even plugged into the wall; getting...

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Here are 5 Reasons why you really need a Magnetic Car Mount for your Phone

OK, to start with, ‘everyone’ knows that you should not use your phone while driving a car. However, many do use their phone in the car, navigating a route, checking messages, listening to music, taking phones calls etc.... Unfortunately, this kind of warning is heeded about as much as ones...

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PITAKA Case Drop Test: Everything You Need to Know about Military Grade Protection

Are you looking for a phone case that offers effective drop protection for your expensive iPhone X? Are you worried that you could end up with a chipped frame, broken buttons or a cracked or shattered screen if you accidentally drop your iPhone? Unfortunately, whilst most smartphones are designed to...

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We Love You, Dad: Father's Day Gift Guide

What does the word “Father” mean to you? A wise man that guided you to be what you are today? Or a bodyguard that supported you in the good times and the bad? Or a teacher that made you fear the word “father” some of the time, or perhaps, you...

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