Hidden App Game Gems: Android

Here’s a fun task for you: go to the Google Play store and try and find a decent game to download. Sounds easy, doesn’t it? Well it isn’t. Finding decent games on Google Play is like trying to find a diamond in a Mount Everest-sized pile of horse dung – …

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5 of the Best Budget Smartphones

While Samsung and Apple are busy designing super phones brimming with new (and sometimes pointless) features, a new market for budget smartphones has emerged. These phones are less powerful and offer less features but can cost as little as £60, meaning you can buy one outright and not be tied …

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Thursday Throwback: Sega Dreamcast

It’s Thursday, which means that it’s time to jump in the Magpie time machine and visit CDs, DVDs, Games & Tech from the past! Today’s Throwback Thursday tells the tragic tale of the best games console ever… Ah, the Sega Dreamcast. It’s a name that, for many, won’t mean anything …

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5 signs that it’s time to upgrade your phone

Most of us treat our smartphones pretty badly considering how much they’re worth. Maybe it’s because we pay for them over the course of a contract, but people seem to chuck their devices around like they’re made of steel. Of course, this leads to a lot of wear and tear. …

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Should you sell your iPhone and switch to Android?

Oh yeah, we’re going there. A couple of years ago, iOS was the obvious choice. It offered a better experience, had better apps and the iPhone had much better features. But recently, Android has caught up. In fact, Apple was even accused of copying Android’s best features in their recent …

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iPhone 6 pics REVEALED!

Are you ready to see the brand new iPhone? You sure? Okay, here it is… Yep, that’s the iPhone 6 (on the left) in all of its glory…apparently. The pictures were posted by Taiwanese actor Jimmy Lin on the Chinese social network Weibo. That might sounds like a dubious source, …

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The Surprisingly Easy App of the Week: Uber

We like to make your life surprisingly easy at musicMagpie, which is why we’re going to be sharing an app that makes life easier every week. This week, it’s the turn of Uber… What is Uber? Uber isn’t strictly an app. It’s actually a taxi service. You use Uber to …

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