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Old £1 coins go out of circulation this week - but some shops WILL still take them

<b>Thousands of shops will continue to accept old round £1 coins after they go out of circulation this Sunday - but if you still have the old coins,</b> …

Personal Finance (UK)

No medals and a lack of knockout pedigree - how do England compare to their European rivals?

Can England feast on the weekly spectacle of an entertaining and cosmopolitan Premier League while producing a successful national side? That is the conundrum facing this country's footballing authorities because on current evidence the two propositions seem mutually exclusive. Fans greet the …

Soccer

How to use App Pairing on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Split Screen View is one of the most helpful features found on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, but we are not here to talk about this specific function. At least not directly. Instead we will show you a good way to take advantage of Split Screen View.<p>Don’t want to fumble around apps every time you need …

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Would relegation be better than making up the numbers in the Premier League?

Once the novelty of playing in the Premier League wears off, watching your team lose most weeks can feel predictable, dispiriting and just not much fun<p>By Huw Richards for When Saturday Comes, of the Guardian Sport Network<p>Am I pleased Swansea escaped relegation last season and are still playing in …

English Premier League

Apple Quietly Releases iTunes 12.6.3 With Built-In App Store

Apple has quietly released iTunes 12.6.3, which reintroduces the ability to download App Store apps and ringtones from within the iTunes desktop software.<p>Apple is making this version of iTunes available because "certain business partners might still need to use iTunes to install apps", but the …

iOS

The BlackBerry Motion has no physical keyboard and its battery life is enormous

It's official: The BlackBerry KEYone has a followup.<p>BlackBerry Motion, launched Sunday at the GITEX event in Dubai, is a mid-range, 5.5-inch …

BlackBerry KEYone

Galaxy S8: Samsung users complain of SMS messages that fail to arrive

Users from the US, Canada, Australia and Europe complain their Samsung smartphones do not receive all text messages sent to them<p>Users of Samsung’s Galaxy S8 smartphones across the US, Australasia and Europe are complaining about SMS messages that seemingly fail to arrive.<p>The issue, which appears to …

Samsung

How students can save a fortune by going abroad

The rising cost of university education is prompting more young people to venture abroad. Studying in many European Union countries is free.

Personal Finance (UK)

HSBC app will show all your bank accounts in one place

Users will be able to view and manage accounts, including loans and mortgages, from 21 providers<p>Banking customers will soon be able to see all their accounts from different providers in one place, making it easier for them to manage their money, it is claimed.<p>HSBC is trialling an app with 10,000 …

Banking

Asda ‘comes to the rescue of drivers’ with 2p petrol price cut

Sainsbury’s and Morrisons follow suit after fall in wholesale cost, reducing price of unleaded petrol by up to 2p per litre<p>Three UK supermarket chains are cutting the price of unleaded petrol after a drop in wholesale costs.<p>Asda was the first to announce a reduction from Thursday of up to 2p per …

Oil

Report: Uber app can secretly record your iPhone screen thanks to special 'entitlement'

A security researcher this week uncovered special permissions in Uber’s app that allow the company to access new screen-recording features in iOS 11.<p>Will Strafach, the researcher that uncovered the “entitlement,” said these features are normally off limits to app developers without special …

iOS

The 20 best Apple TV apps for your living room

Buying an Apple TV has been one of my best home purchase decisions. It gives you access to an impressive amount of TV shows, movies, and videos, …

Smart TV

Study: Apple isn't slowing down your iPhone with iOS updates

If you buy into the longstanding myth that Apple somehow slows down your older model iPhone in order to coax you into buying one of their newer models, a new study from Futuremark might leave you feeling a little disappointed.<p>The study tested the performance of various iPhones over a period of …

iOS

Google Pixel 2 can automatically switch on Do Not Disturb while you're driving

Google announced both the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL earlier this week and they both include plenty of worthwhile features. Now one more has cropped up …

Google

The 25 most-subscribed-to channels on YouTube

YouTube now boasts a staggering 1.5 billion users. That means over one-third of the people on the internet visit the video platform daily, generating …

New Media

Gareth Southgate insists there are no 'big players' in England squad

A local Lithuanian journalist asked Gareth Southgate if he had brought some warm clothes to Vilnius – because Roy Hodgson had got it wrong when England played here almost two years ago to the day and found it uncomfortably chilly on the touchline as the mercury plummeted.<p>Southgate did not quite …

Soccer

Top new Apple Watch Series 3 features – is it worth the price premium? [Video]

The Apple Watch Series 3 launched alongside the new iPhones two weeks ago, and it’s arguably a more exciting hardware update than the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. With the release of the Series 3, Apple removed the Series 2 from the lineup, leaving customers with a choice between the Apple Watch …

Smartwatches

1Password extension is finally available for Microsoft Edge

You don't have to make do with LastPass on Edge anymore if you like 1Password better. The password manager's Edge extension is finally available on Windows 10 a year after a preview came out for Insiders. Based on its developers' posts on their forum, Redmond approved the extension on October 3rd …

Microsoft

Why having no headphone jack is a bad idea

2002 was an interesting year, as it was the first time that DVDs outsold VHS tapes. While people didn’t want to purchase their video collection again on a new format, DVDs made a compelling case. Not only did the discs take up less space than VHS tapes, but the audio and video was of vastly higher …

Headphones

iOS 11: How to turn off your iPhone without the power button

There are some handy new features in iOS 11 that aren’t very sexy, but can be really useful when needed. One of these new features is the ability to power down your iPhone without the sleep/wake (power) button.<p>iOS 11 brings the option to completely shut down your iPhone with the software. This …

iOS

Spotify kills Safari support for Mac users

If you use Spotify to stream music on your Mac, you’ll no longer be able to access the service through Safari, as the company doesn’t support Apple’s browser any more.<p>It isn’t yet clear exactly what’s caused the issue, but Spotify now suggests switching browsers or using its desktop app to get your …

iOS

Steve Parish made mistakes but Frank de Boer failed to win over Crystal Palace's hierarchy or squad - he had to go

The Frank de Boer era at Crystal Palace qualifies as a failure for all parties.<p>That is even by the admission of chairman and co-owner Steve Parish, …

Qualcomm claims Android always beats the iPhone to new features

Apple’s legal foe wants to remind you of Android’s achievements — one day before new iPhones arrive<p>Qualcomm today published a somewhat self-congratulatory blog post that lauds the company and its Android partners for achieving a series of industry firsts that include wireless charging, dual-camera …

Mobile Technology

Manchester United's Jose Mourinho claims intensity of Premier League undermines English clubs' European hopes

Jose Mourinho has claimed English football continues to undermine its own clubs’ prospects of success in the Champions League - but insists he would not have it any other way.<p>Manchester United return to the Champions League against Basel at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening after a 644-day absence, …

5 things real homeowners wish they had known before becoming landlords

Rental properties can provide a reliable income stream and long-term investment for some landlords, but others find it stressful dealing with disrespectful or late-paying tenants.<p>And lease violations, for example where tenants illegally sublet their space on Airbnb , add another potential …

Real Estate

25 features that will make you want to upgrade to iOS 11

iOS

Samsung's Gear watches will help with senior care and employee safety

Samsung is taking on the world of work via three new integrations with its Gear smartwatches. SoloProtect uses the Samsung Gear S3 to keep tabs on people who work alone, like real estate agents and home healthcare workers, while Reemo integrates with the Gear S3 and S2 to monitor the health of …

Mobile World Congress

Gareth Bale reveals why he snubbed the chance to be Manchester United’s main man

Gareth Bale has hinted that he stayed at Real Madrid to win trophies, rather than joining Manchester United to be a big fish in a small pond.<p>Gary …

10 iPhone X secrets spilled by Apple's superleak

Will Apple have any surprises left?<p>It's the biggest leak since Apple left an iPhone in a bar. Heck, it might be even bigger.<p>This weekend, journalists and developers got their hands on a leaked version of Apple's latest iOS 11 operating system... and found it chock full of details about Apple's next …

Apple TV

How you can rent out your home as a workspace

If you are looking to boost your income but cannot face the idea of having strangers staying overnight, then you should consider putting your home to …