Alfie Joshua

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Spotify now has more than thirty million paying subscribers

Apple Music has had some really impressive growth since it launched last June, so does that mean should Spotify be worried? Even though it’s still the...
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Alphabet is reportedly planning to get rid of Boston Dynamics

Remember Boston Dynamics, that robotics company that Google acquired back in 2013, the same one that posted that video of the creepy robot dogs...
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FedEx isn’t worried about Amazon becoming a competitor

Amazon hasn’t officially confirmed anything, but the company isn’t exactly hiding the fact that it’s trying to build its own shipping network in an effort...
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The PlayStation VR will be cheaper than the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive

A few weeks ago, most of us would’ve thought that the PlayStation VR was a bit too expensive, but after it was announced that the...
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Samsung has finally made an Android skin that doesn’t suck

Samsung has proven time and time again that it knows how to make excellent hardware that sells hundreds of millions of units every year,...
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Nintendo will launch its first-ever smartphone app next week

Few companies are as slow to adapt to market changes as Nintendo, but the beloved video game company has finally decided to get with...
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The former CEO of Google uses an iPhone

You would think that the former CEO of Google and current Executive Chairman of its parent company would be using a Nexus smartphone, or...
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Microsoft Edge might finally start supporting extensions this month

Edge was supposed to help Microsoft reclaim its position at the top of the web browser market, and while the design and performance of the...
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Apple might release a 5.8-inch OLED iPhone in 2018

Apple released a supersized iPad back in November, and now a report from Taiwan is claiming that the company plans to do the same with the...
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Google’s wireless network is now available without an invite

Hiding products behind an invite system is a great way to piss a lot of potential customers off, and few companies enjoy doing this...
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Google wants businesses and celebrities to post on its search results

Google Search has evolved quite a lot over the years, especially with how it presents information. While you still see the traditional list of web...
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Apple’s computers suck too much to handle the Oculus Rift

You could build a PC for around $1,000 that will be able to handle the Oculus Rift, but not even a $6,000 Mac Pro...
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Google is developing a hands-free mobile payments app

As if waving your smartphone over a contactless reader wasn’t easy enough, Google is developing a new mobile payments system that doesn’t even require you to...
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Microsoft is blurring the lines between consoles and PCs

The release of Windows 10 was an especially important event for gamers, because it marked the beginning of Microsoft’s attempts to blur the lines...
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Zuckerberg: It’ll be a decade before virtual reality becomes mainstream

I’m sure by now you’ve seen the photo of Mark Zuckerberg grinning as he walks through a crowd of people rendered mindless by the irresistible escapism provided by...
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Microsoft won’t bring Android apps to Windows 10 after all

Things aren’t looking good for Windows 10 Mobile, as Microsoft has cancelled Project Astoria, the initiative that was supposed to allow developers to easily port...
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Google and Microsoft are backing Apple’s legal filing against the FBI

Shortly after Apple CEO Tim Cook reaffirmed his belief that helping the FBI break the iPhone’s encryption would harm both his company and the American people,...
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Windows Phones are even less popular than they were before

Gartner’s most-recent sales figures for the global smartphone market have shown us something we already knew, that Windows Phones aren’t even remotely popular. According...
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