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Go Private with Gmail Confidential Mode

Go Private with Gmail Confidential Mode

Google’s gmail service now helps you keep private emails private. When composing a message in Gmail you now have the option of switching on ‘confidential mode’ to ensure that your message will only been seen by the intended recipient by removing the option to forward, copy, print or download. The message comes with an expiry date after which it can’t[Read More…]

Navigating when you can’t use Smartphone maps

Navigating when you can’t use Smartphone maps

Why use a dedicated GPS device when you have maps on your smartphone? It seems a fair enough question to ask as you’ll find a ‘maps’ app available for just about every smartphone on the market, however there are quite a few reasons why this may not be the best solution. Last week I spoke with Wendy Hammond, the general[Read More…]

Fone King Tips to Protect your Galaxy Note 9

Fone King Tips to Protect your Galaxy Note 9

When it comes to looking after your expensive smarthphone, it seems that many of us could be doing a lot more with accidental drops, scratches and smashes all too common.   If you’ve just picked up the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9, I’d suggest that based on how much you’ve invested in that device you’ll want to keep it safe from[Read More…]

The Worst Time for your Mobile to Lose Power

The Worst Time for your Mobile to Lose Power

What’s the worst possible scenario for your mobile phone to lose power? You’d be right to answer that with ‘anytime I need to use it’ however Fone King has come up with a list of the top 10 moments for battery failure. 1.       Right before you exchange numbers with someone in a club. I guess you could write their number down,[Read More…]

Unlimited Data – Read the fine print

Unlimited Data – Read the fine print

If you’re looking at mobile or home broadband plan that makes an ‘Unlimited Data’ promise, be sure to read the fine print. Outside of the usual ‘acceptable use’ policies, what you’ll want to look out for is the actual speed of the data on the plan that you’re looking at signing up for. What we’re seeing at the moment is[Read More…]