Smartphone battery life is improving, though slowly. The problem is though, that with all those big screens and fast processors that we want on our phones, extra juice from improved battery sizes doesn't always make that big of a difference. There's not much you can do about hardware draining your power, but there are things you can do about software. One of the reasons that you might be lower on battery life than you’d like is all those apps that you have downloaded. But which apps are stealing your juice? Let’s take a look.
If you've opted to pay for a mobile phone insurance policy, then there may come a time when you need to make a claim on that policy. Unfortunately, just as with any other kind of insurance policy, simply having insurance isn't a guarantee that you're going to get your cash. That's why we're here to help, with our top tips for filing a successful mobile insurance claim. Of course, we can't promise that you're going to get your payout, but follow these tips and you'll increase your chances of getting your money…
For many parents, the convenience of knowing where their kids are at all times is more than enough to warrant the price of a smartphone. In fact, a solid 90% of children under the age of 16 in the UK have a mobile. But as with anything else, smartphones come with both their pros and their cons, and when you're talking about kids, the issue gets even trickier.
There is a lot of peace of mind that comes from being able to contact your child wherever they are, and them being able to contact you. Missed buses are no longer a problem, and the days of yelling your child's name up and down the street to try and find them are gone. Along with that peace of mind though, comes the niggling worry that every parent is used to having: is my child really safe?
We all know that top of the line mobiles these days can cost a pretty penny. With a brand new Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus or Huawei P30 Pro costing you over £900, and the latest iPhone XS Max going for well over £1000, you could be spending a small fortune on a new smartphone. But believe it or not, these aren't the most expensive mobiles that you can get your hands on. If you've got millions (yes, we said millions) to spend on a new gadget, then you should check out some of the models below. These are by far the most expensive mobile phones in the world!
Most of us these days are familiar with the big brand name mobiles and can spot an iPhone 6 a mile away. But there are some mobiles that have gone down in history as, quite simply, classics. Whether because they were the first in a line, or just because everyone had one, you're sure to recognise most of these models. Prepare for a little nostalgia, as we give you our list of the top ten classic mobile phones.
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