Nokia’s Snake Now in Augmented Reality

The Classic ‘Snake’ game first appeared Nokia phones back in 1998 and was so popular that it was even included in the re-imagined Nokia 3310 last year. Now HMD Global, the makers of Nokia phones have brought the classic snake game into the world of augmented reality. Using the Facebook Camera filters on your mobile device you can now Snake[Read More…]

Talk to Google and Alexa Assistants about Flu

Talk to Google and Alexa Assistants about Flu

Do you have the Flu…or is is just a Cold….try asking Alexa or Google. The new voice-activated Healthdirect Flu advice app offers free health information and colds and it all you need to do is have a conversation with you smart device. Just in time for the peak of the flu system you’ll be able to ask about symptoms and[Read More…]

Help! My iPhone/iPad won’t switch on!

Help! My iPhone/iPad won’t switch on!

Here’s a quick solution to a common problem experienced by iPhone and iPad owners – a device that won’t turn on. It may not ever happen to you however I’ve seen it first hand – you go to turn their device on, and nothing happens…or it simply freezes while on…and won’t turn off. The good news is that it’s usually[Read More…]

Speak to Amazon Alexa about your Amaysim Account

Speak to Amazon Alexa about your Amaysim Account

Mobile service provider Amaysim is the latest retailer to make use of smart speaker technology to engage with their customers.  They’ve partnered up with Amazon to use the Alexa digital assistant found in smart speakers being launched this week. To find out more about what this means for Amaysim customers I spoke with Julian Dell, the chief technology officer at Amaysim. [Read More…]

Cars of Today Helping You Drive Safe

Cars of Today Helping You Drive Safe

I recently took a 2017 Ford Escape for an extented test drive, and because reviewing vehicles is not what I do (though I did enjoy driving this car) I focused on the technology inside that offers much more than you expect in terms of helping you stay safe on the road. Let’s start with parking.   It’s probably the most hated[Read More…]