Hostelling International’s Big Blog Exchange #bigblogx is Back

Hostelling International (HI) are back on the lookout for 16 passionate, adventurous bloggers from across the globe. When the big blog exchange first ran last year, it had never been done before, and 16 excited bloggers from all corners of the globe were sent on an adventure, swapping countries, cultures and blogs with each other for 10 […]

Anki DRIVE to launch in UK

The UK launch of Anki DRIVE – a brand new interactive battle racing game that captured mass attention when it debuted at WWDC in 2013. Part racetrack. Part battlefield. All out speed. Pick a car, power up your weapons, and clash with friends and cars that try to outsmart you. Anki DRIVE is a roll-out racetrack […]

McDonald’s UK Launches New Fry Packaging Designs & Augmented Reality Trick-Shot App For FIFA World Cup

McDonald’s UK replaces the iconic design of its red fry boxes with original football-themed artwork to mark the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.  The new fry boxes can be used in conjunction with an innovative augmented reality (AR) app, McDonald’s GOL!, to play a virtual trick-shot game. When app users hold their mobile device up […]

McDonald’s UK Launches New Fry Packaging Designs & Augmented Reality Trick-Shot App For FIFA World Cup

McDonald’s UK replaces the iconic design of its red fry boxes with original football-themed artwork to mark the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.  The new fry boxes can be used in conjunction with an innovative augmented reality (AR) app, McDonald’s GOL!, to play a virtual trick-shot game. When app users hold their mobile device up […]

Contact Card Network Wink Machine Launches 

Wink Machine’s aim is simple – to get strangers talking. What sets them apart from other dating or networking sites is that initial contact isn’t achieved online but out there in the real world.  This is done via the use of uniquely coded contact cards, known as “Wink Cards”. The network is primarily aimed at singles and sociable types and […]

Nokia X, Samsung 5 & ultra affordable Smartphones

Mobile World Congress 2014 sees Nokia take a game-changing step into the affordable smartphones market with its X series of phones underpinned by the open-source Android operating system. Fitting neatly into the current space between its Asha range of feature phones and Windows Phone Lumia devices, Nokia’s X range will aim to squarely capture smartphone […]

Tips for capturing the perfect New Year’s firework shot on your smartphone

Andy Farrer, professional landscape photographer and HTC spokesperson, gives tips for capturing the perfect firework image. 1) Preparation Find out where the fireworks will launch from and pick a vantage point which gives you a good view. Include any landmarks which will add context, rather than just photographing fireworks against a black sky. Consider wind direction and […]

HTC One paves London’s Streets with Gold

London City dwellers woke this morning to find themselves the lucky recipients of a festive makeover which saw the capital’s traditional cobbled streets paved in gold. Marking HTC One, most awarded smartphone in the UK, going gold and making Mayor Dick Whittington’s dreams finally come true. The new HTC One in Gold packs the power and […]

GOWEX Launches “We2” In New York City: The New Social Wi-Fi

We2 will work by harnessing the global presence of Wi-Fi by turning “private” hotspots – such as those found in shops and restaurants – into public hotspots, which can be accessed for free by users registered on the We2 network. The We2 network will also include access to GOWEX’s hotspots in around 80 cities worldwide. […]