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Boko Haram's 'deadliest massacre': 2,000 feared dead in Nigeria

Amnesty International calls the killings ‘a disturbing and bloody escalation’ and a local defence group says its fighters have given up trying to count the bodies<p>Boko Haram escapee: ‘I kept stepping on dead bodies’ Latest: Two suspected child suicide bombers attack Nigerian market<p>Hundreds of bodies …

Africa

Smartphone cameras tried and tested: the pros and cons of the latest models

Photographer Dan Rubin tries out the cameras on four smartphones to see how they compare in terms of quality and useability<p>"We call them smartphones, but the phone is the least important part. I would love to be the one who comes up with a new name for these," says Dan Rubin, arranging the four …

Windows Phone and iOS surge as Android shrinks in Europe

Apple and Microsoft have both increased their share of the European smartphone market at Google's expense in the last year, according to new figures.<p>The latest smartphone sales data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech reveals that Apple iOS's market share in the big five European markets – including UK, …

10 battery-boosting tips for the GALAXY S4

In addition to the Samsung GALAXY S4'S handy Power saving mode, available in the notification bar to help you save power and extend battery life, …

Gear & Gadgets

Samsung announces another dual-screen flip-phone: the Galaxy Golden

Samsung <i>clearly</i> thinks the flip-phone is here to stay. After all, why else would it launch two new clamshells in a matter of weeks? Today, the tech giant debuted the Galaxy Golden, which is strikingly similar to the Folder that leaked under an almost identical model number just prior to the …

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Google Will Soon Let You Locate, Ring and Remote Wipe Your Android Phone From Its Upcoming Web-Based Device Manager

Apple users have long been able to use iOS’s built-in device locator and remote wiping features, but Android users had to resort to third-party applications. That’s changing soon. Google today announced that it’ll launch a new Android Device Manager later this month that will allow you to locate …

GadgetellSolutions Media

24Jan/18<p>To see the full list of this year’s Top Women in Retail honorees, click here. What do you enjoy most about working in the retail industry? …

Obama: 'Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago'

President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance at the White House Friday to discuss African-Americans' reaction to last weekend's verdict in the George Zimmerman case, saying that "Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago."<p>"You know, when Trayvon Martin was first shot, I said that this …

Outlook Web App comes to iOS devices in native form

It hasn't been hard to get Exchange support on iOS devices, but there's some for whom third-party apps and web clients just won't do. Microsoft has them covered today -- it just repackaged the Outlook Web App as a pair of native iOS releases. Both OWA for iPad and OWA for iPhone deliver email, …

No let up in Android and iOS duopoly, the rest still fighting for scraps

The vice-like grip of the iOS and Android operating systems is only getting tighter, according to new sales figures published late last week.<p>New data …

Windows Phone

What happens when the world turns into one giant brain

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>These days, many of us in consumer and enterprise tech companies are working on predictive systems that provide modest but …

Any Niger Deltan Against Jonathan's Second Term Bid Is Not A True Son Of The Region - Gulak

Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Political Matters, Dr. Ahmed Gulak has said that any Niger Deltan who does not support the second …

Africa

BlackBerry slumps as BB10 flops

Blackberry reported a first quarter loss of £55m, forecast another one next quarter and said its new BB10 devices sold just 2.7m units<p>The smartphone maker reported a net loss of $84m (£55m), or 10p a share, in the quarter to June 1, which sent shares plunging by almost a fifth in pre market trading.<p>…

'My £1,000 Vodafone bill for a lost mobile'

One reader was told to foot the bill when fraudsters got hold of his Sim. Emma Wall took on the telecoms giant.<p>When Jon Barrett lost his uninsured iPhone on holiday in Barcelona, he resigned himself to the cost of a new handset. What he didn't bank on was Vodafone billing him more than £1,000 on …

Identity Theft

BlackBerry 10 handset sales last quarter just half that of Nokia’s Lumia

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>The first full fiscal quarter of new BlackBerry(s bbry) handset sales is over and on Friday, the company reported 6.8 million …

The real reason our shops are shutting up

It’s easy to blame the internet, but soaring rates and rents are crippling high street retailers<p>Another day, another report on the death of the high street. According to the Centre for Retail Research, the number of shops in Britain is predicted to fall by more than a fifth by 2018, blighting our …

Is the Samsung Galaxy S4's camera really better than the iPhone 5's?

Apple's iPhone range has long been the standard bearer for smartphone cameras, but it has now been bested by its great rival Samsung, according to …

Phones

Original Apple 1 computer sells for over £441,000

One of the last surviving original 1976 Apple 1 computers still in working order has fetched a world record price at auction in Germany.<p>The <b>Apple 1</b> exceeded all expectations when it was sold to an unknown telephone bidder from the Far East for 516,461 euros on Saturday.<p>Of the 200 Apple 1 computers …

40 ways to save a fortune

In these troubled times, businesses and entrepreneurs can’t always rely on anybody else’s financial support.<p>Banks – not worth the paper their money …

How To Take Professional Quality Portrait Photography

Portraiture can be one of the most satisfying forms of photography for an enthusiastic amateur. The tips below can be of use whether you are using a …

Photography

Amazon Unlocks The Value Of Fan Fiction With 'Kindle Worlds'

In a funny way, fan fiction is the purest form of literary art there is, the one most untainted by commerce. It’s hard to make money from it because someone else owns the intellectual property (unless you change the details just enough, in which case you can make quite a lot of money on it. Just …

The Internet is abuzz with news that singer Janet Jackson is a billionaire. She's certainly successful but she's not a billionaire. A look at the numbers: http://bit.ly/198nw2g

Europe needs Britain, says ECB president Mario Draghi

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, has issued a plea for a more co-operative Britain to stay in Europe.<p>With the political row over Europe escalating in the UK, Mr Draghi suggested a British exit would be bad for both sides. “What I can say is that Europe needs a more European UK …

6 marriage mistakes women make that lead to divorce

by Teresa Atkin<p><i>Our brains do a wonderful job of seeing what we expect to see, and we are much more likely to view our husband as doing everything</i> …

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Vodafone tied to Verizon’s prosperity

Vodafone will tomorrow reveal the growing extent of its reliance on Verizon Wireless to bring in profits as it struggles with Europe’s continuing economic problems and faces pressure to sell its stake in the American mobile operator.<p>Vodafone is expected to announce annual revenues down more than …

Verizon