Author: matthew-hughes

Apple’s new video sharing app is called Clips

lips, which was first announced last summer, is almost like the unholy lovechild of Snapchat, Instagram, Vine, Prisma, and iMovie. – The Next Web

March 21st, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

New Gorillaz album partially leaked due to password fuck up

Several tracks from the new Gorillaz album have leaked, including Saturnz Barz. – The Next Web

March 21st, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Impulse-buying crap you see on TV has gotten easier thanks to ZapBuy

Perhaps the most genius part of Amazon is its one-click buy feature. No doubt this has earned it a fair wedge of cash, as if you see something you want, it can be yours without any real depth or soul-searching. Humans are naturally impulsive creatures, and frictionless buying takes advantage of that aspect of our psyche. … – The Next Web

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Did Braintree Payments just kill a successful Serbian taxi startup?

Car:Go is in a desperate battle for its survival after Braintree Payments failed to pay money owed to the company. – The Next Web

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Super Mario Run makes the jump to Android this week

Super Mario Run was the breakout mobile game of 2016, but sadly it was an iOS affair… Until now. Nintendo has announced that the long-awaited hit game will land on Android on March 23, which is this Thursday. Android version of #SuperMarioRun will be available on 3/23 with the Ver.2.0.0 update! Pre-register now: https://t.co/dAxzTlppnG pic.twitter.com/nQ0T4znOBt — … – The Next Web

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Super Mario Run finally has an Android release date

Super Mario Run was the breakout mobile game of 2016, but sadly it was an iOS affair… Until now. Nintendo has announced that the long-awaited hit game will land on Android on March 23, which is this Thursday. Android version of #SuperMarioRun will be available on 3/23 with the Ver.2.0.0 update! Pre-register now: https://t.co/dAxzTlppnG pic.twitter.com/nQ0T4znOBt — … – The Next Web

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

This smart wallet tells you when you’ve been pickpocketed

The Woolet 2.0 is a $150 smart wallet that – spoiler – is totally worth the money. – The Next Web

March 17th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

CityFalcon is like Feedly for money – and it’s awesome

CityFalcon has quite quickly become one of my favorite places to find finance news. – The Next Web

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

McDonald’s confirms on Twitter that Trump has tiny hands

The McDonald’s corporate Twitter feed is a sleepy affair. It’s used mostly to communicate menu changes, and to answer people’s gripes about their meals, or how they desperately want the McRib to come back (it’s not, by the way. Get over it). But today, it changed tone a little, as you can see above. Follow … – The Next Web

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Shocker: There’s not much of a market for $16,000 phones

Solarin manufacturer Sirin Labs has announced that it intends to lay off one-third of its workforce and pivot away from the hardware business. – The Next Web

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Navigating through the Uber Partner app is about to get easier.

The Uber Partner app now makes it easier to get around town – especially at night. – The Next Web

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Dumbphones are so obsolete, they’re no longer used to measure inflation

The UK government’s Office for National Statistics (ONS) determines the annual rate of inflation by creating an standard shopping basket (which has the totally-snappy title of the “Consumer price inflation basket of goods and services“), and seeing how it changes year-on-year. The products include common household goods, essential foodstuffs, as well as consumer electronics. The idea … – The Next Web

March 14th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

A mysterious Turkish exile just bought luxury phone brand Vertu

Luxury handset manufacturer Vertu was just acquired by a man with an unusual past. – The Next Web

March 13th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

The SXSW Music Torrent is the best way to catch every band playing this week in Austin

The SXW music torrent a magical musical mystery tour that introduces you to stuff you wouldn’t have listened to otherwise. – The Next Web

March 11th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Twitch relaunches Curse as the Twitch Desktop App

The Twitch Desktop App retains the best features of Curse, but with some added extras. – The Next Web

March 10th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Elon Musk promises to fix South Australia’s electricity woes in 100 days

South Australia has been experiencing some serious electricity woes. Can Elon Musk help? – The Next Web

March 10th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Shout for Chrome and iOS is like the lovechild of Goodreads and Pocket

Shout is one of the easiest ways to create and shares list of Internet content. – The Next Web

March 9th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

The Sinclair ZX Vega+ shows exactly how not to do an Indiegogo

There’s always an element of risk whenever you back a crowdfunding campaign. Always. – The Next Web

March 9th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Google’s first original podcast is called City Soundtracks

Its new podcast is an exploration of the sights, sounds, and experiences that influence musicians. – The Next Web

March 8th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web

Mark Zuckerberg will finally get his Harvard degree

A huge part of the Facebook origin story is that Mark Zuckerberg dropped out of Harvard University to launch the company. And now, it’s about to end. – The Next Web

March 8th, 2017 Tech News, The Next Web