China and Fintech: Reverse Engineering Western Technologies?

In this article, our guest writer, Luke Hatkinson-Kent, a Freelance Financial Writer, discusses whether China may eventually stop copying ideas and technologies from US tech companies. If you like his work, you can reach him at [email protected].

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Smartphone Giants Experience Market Turbulence Ahead of Releases

The coming weeks and months are hugely significant  for Apple and Samsung. The iPhone 8 is set to come out later this month, whilst Samsung’s Galaxy S9 is rumoured to be in development, with the Note 8 about to hit stores. Both companies have had a lot to contend with lately, particularly the latter.

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Focus – an adblocker for your iPhone and iPad

You probably have adblocker installed on your browser on your PC to get rid of all those annoying advertisements on the websites you visit, but what about your iPhone or iPad? Mozilla, the company behind the popular web browser Firefox, released an adblocker for iOS a few months ago, and it has become one of my must-have apps ever since. Continue reading “Focus – an adblocker for your iPhone and iPad”

Fleksy — the best keyboard an iPhone can have

One of the great things about iOS 8 was that Apple finally opened up keyboards to third party developers. And while most of you will be content with the default iOS keyboard or with the more famous SwiftKey, there is one keyboard that I’ve found to be truly exceptional.  Continue reading “Fleksy — the best keyboard an iPhone can have”

Want a longer battery life? Say goodbye to the Facebook app.

Besides fat battery covers, overpriced portable chargers and a phone with a larger battery capacity, there seemed to be not much you could do to limit the rate at which your battery drained from your smartphones if you wanted to use it at full tilt.

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