Mobile, Laptop & Other Gadgets

Mobile phone company branded a ‘scam’ by customers ‘misled into £2000 contract that doesn’t send you a phone for … – The Sun

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

A MOBILE phone company has been branded a “scam” by furious customers who signed £2,000 contracts for phones that don’t arrive for THREE months. Sunshine Mobiles is aimed at people with bad credit scores who are unable to get a contract and demands 12 weekly payments before sending out a phone. Carreyanne McFarlane ordered an iPhone for her 17-year-old daughter Angry Chris Ireland says he signed up without realising the…

Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 could be a regular laptop and arrive next month – The Verge

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

Microsoft surprised everyone with its unveiling of the Surface Book laptop with a detachable display, but the software maker might not bring this tablet feature to its Surface Book 2. DigiTimes reports that Microsoft’s new Surface Book has entered mass production and could be unveiled by the end of the month or April. The timing is hardly surprising given persistent rumors about the Surface Book successor over the past year,…

Take up film photography in the digital age – CNET

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

See more from CNET Magazine. Mark Mann Thanks to smartphones and digital cameras, people will shoot 1.2 trillion photos in 2017, according to estimates published by software maker Mylio. The advent of digital photography made it extremely easy to shoot, edit and share pictures, but a few of us still wander around with old school cameras, foregoing instant gratification in favor of the analog quality of film. Shooting on film…

Mobile phone company branded a ‘scam’ by customers ‘misled into £2000 contract that doesn’t send you a phone for … – The Sun

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

A MOBILE phone company has been branded a “scam” by furious customers who signed £2,000 contracts for phones that don’t arrive for THREE months. Sunshine Mobiles is aimed at people with bad credit scores who are unable to get a contract and demands 12 weekly payments before sending out a phone. Carreyanne McFarlane ordered an iPhone for her 17-year-old daughter Angry Chris Ireland says he signed up without realising the…

Starling Bank, a digital-only UK challenger bank, launches beta – TechCrunch

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

Starling Bank, one of a number of digital-only or so-called “challenger” banks in the U.K., is launching a beta of the app that powers its current account, the first time it has been available beyond a very small group of private testers close to the company. Those already on the beta waiting list will begin being invited into the app as of today. Initially available for iOS, with an Android…

Digital media is boosting consumer confidence, CFO says – CNBC

Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017

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