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Android Might Soon Be The World's Most Popular OS

Android Might Soon Be The World's Most Popular OS

08 March, 2017 | Mobile / Apps

Microsoft’s Windows operating system has dominated the OS market for practically forever. Up until 2009-2010 the operating system controlled almost 95% of the OS market share before starting its steady decline. However, it looks like 2017 may


Google Maps New Feature: Share Favourite Locations

Google Maps New Feature: Share Favourite Locations

15 February, 2017 | Mobile / Apps

Google Maps has released a new feature that allows you to create customised lists of your favourite places as well as share them with friends. These lists are shareable via the Google Maps app and you can also follow lists that are of interest to


Google Chrome Is Getting Faster

Google Chrome Is Getting Faster

01 February, 2017 | Mobile / Apps

Google has announced that their latest Google Chrome update, Chrome 56, makes loading web page a lot smoother and faster than ever before. In fact, Google claims that refreshes are now 28% faster, and that this speed will be noticeable on both


App Store Prices To Rise 25% due to Brexit

App Store Prices To Rise 25% due to Brexit

25 January, 2017 | Mobile / Apps

The app market is stronger than ever, and is actually estimated to be an $89 billion a year business! Despite this, Apple’s App Store is about to raise the cost of apps by 25% due to the weak pound exchange rate post-Brexit. Apps which were


10 Types of Modern Communication for Estate Agents

10 Types of Modern Communication for Estate Agents

20 November, 2016 | Mobile / Apps

Communication is the key to building relationships. Whether it is with family, business, or loved ones, we have a whole range of modern day tools that allows us to constantly stay in touch. Each medium or channel of communication can influence our


Mobile Web Browsing Overtakes Desktop

Mobile Web Browsing Overtakes Desktop

09 November, 2016 | Mobile / Apps

It’s been a long time coming and we all knew it would happen eventually but now mobile web browsing has overtaken desktop for the first time. Smartphone and tablet web browsing now controls 51.3% of the web traffic market. Mobile web browsing


iOS Bug Makes Your Devices Very Vulnerable

iOS Bug Makes Your Devices Very Vulnerable

31 August, 2016 | Mobile / Apps

Apple may already have their hands full with Ireland and taxes, but two vulnerabilities have also come to light this week that may affect your Apple devices. First, a security bug has been uncovered that could let anyone break into your iOS devices


Google abandons “Mobile-friendly” label

Google abandons “Mobile-friendly” label

24 August, 2016 | Mobile / Apps

Google has announced that they will be getting rid of the “Mobile-friendly” label that appears next to mobile-friendly websites within the mobile search results. However, this doesn’t mean Google is slackening on their mobile-


10 million+ Androids have been infected by Malware

10 million+ Androids have been infected by Malware

06 July, 2016 | Mobile / Apps

According to Check Point, a cybersecurity company, at least 10 million Android devices have been infected by malware called HummingBad. HummingBad was first spotted back in February and was tracked back to a legitimate ad and tracking company in


The importance of mobile marketing

The importance of mobile marketing

11 May, 2016 | Mobile / Apps

Mobile marketing isn’t something that can be ignored anymore. Optimising for mobile and creating some form of mobile marketing strategy is a must for every estate agent. Here are 8 mobile marketing statistics to show you just how important