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Xbox One April update rolling out now

Posted  April 15, 2014  by  Ryan Oneill

If you like a bit of early morning Xbox One gaming then you will be happy to see that the April update Microsoft had told us about is waiting. The update confirmed by Major Nelson but he noted that some might not experience the improvements it will bring for a few days while it settles. […]

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Hardware Reviews

Nokia Lumia 1520 Review

Posted  April 7, 2014  by  Ryan Oneill

One thing that we are guilty of here at BeginnersTech is not looking at and reviewing Windows products. The main reason for that is there aren’t any of us fully interested in them enough to go out and spend the money on a Windows Phone and review it. Luckily enough our friends over at Clove […]

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Twelve South HiRise dock review for iPhone 5/5s and iPad mini

Posted  March 2, 2014  by  Ryan Oneill

Every time we get a new device in the office the first thing I do is look for a good case and dock. When I received the iPhone 5s I tried a few docks out some of which are in our review section. A few of our iOS readers have been asking me to check […]

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Samsung Galaxy S5 is now official

Posted  February 24, 2014  by  Ryan Oneill

This is one I know a lot of you have been waiting for and now all the rumours can be put to bed as the Samsung Galaxy S5 becomes official. The Samsung galaxy S5 runs Android 4.4.2 and is powered by a 2.5Ghz quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM and 16/32GB of storage (plus microSD). […]

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Hardware Reviews

Belkin Charge and Sync dock for iPhone 5/5s/5c review

Posted  February 23, 2014  by  Ryan Oneill

Since the iPhone 5 was released with it’s lightning port Apple has chosen to stop making the accompanying dock that we used to love for reasons only they know. Now iPhone 5/5s and 5c users have to use third party alternatives and today thanks to MyTrendyPhone we have the opportunity to review one such dock […]

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Google Offers Free Google Play Credit to UK Chromecast Owners

Google is offering UK Chromecast owners £4.99 of free Google Play credit to, they say, ’put towards a movie rental’ from the Play Store, until the July 15th. Great for an Easter weekend of movie watching, right? Divin...
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OnePlus One you’ll need an invite to purchase one next week

We’re now getting more info on how you will be able to purchase the OnePlus One, Android device when it is released next week. |we told you yesterday the 16 countries that would be first to get the device. There is potent...
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Flickr version 3.0 redesigned for iOS

Flickr  has been completely redesigned for iOS to focus on the social aspect of the service, making for a direct competitor to Instagram. Yahoo’s photo-sharing service new design version 3.0 is similar on both iOS and Andro...
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Tesco’s massive price cut on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7” tablet

We’ve already had news of Tesco’s easter deal on the LG G-Pad 8.3” tablet, now they have added the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7”. Tesco supermarket has a great deal if you’re in the market for a brand new Android tablet. Th...
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Nokia suspends European sales of Lumia 2520 due to charger safety risk

Nokia has suspended sales of its Lumia 2520 tablet in several countries due to a risk of electric shock when using the chargers. An issue with the plastic exchangeable plug could cause the plug to come loose and separate on the...
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Tesco’s massive 52% price cut on the LG G-Pad 8.3 during their Easter Deals

Tesco supermarket has a great deal if you’re in the market for a brand new Android tablet. Tesco have the white LG G-Pad which is available for just £119, that’s around 52% off their normal price. This is part of TescoR...
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Infamous: Second Son Update Arrives Tomorrow, With Surprise Photo Mode

The anticipated update we were promised for Infamous: Second Son arrives tomorrow, and it’s got a little extra added on: A handful of localisation text changes, and a couple of fixes for rare crashes in the game (thanks t...
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Samsung partner with Amazon to offer e-book service for Galaxy devices

Samsung seem to working their magic with many companies these days, first Deezer’s music streaming service and now a custom e-book store with Amazon. Both companies have today announced that they will launch the e-Book do...
by Ryan Oneill
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OnePlus One to be released in 16 countries

We’re just one week away from the official unveiling of the OnePlus One, and today the guys over at OnePlus have announced the list of 16 countries in which the One will be released in. The countries are: Austria, Belgium, Ca...
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