What is Apple Pay?
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What is Apple Pay?

A lot of companies have been trying to move consumers from physical wallets with cash and cards to a completely new era where your phone, watch or another daily gadget does all the work. One of these companies is Apple, which introduced Apple Pay system in 2014, with the launch of new iphone 6. The service was under construction for a while. The project began in January 2013. Apple partnered with American Express, MasterCard and Visa. Now let’s take a closer look at what exactly Apple Pay is and how it works. The whole concept is about making payments easier…

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Love at the time of Internet: Tinder Dating
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Love at the time of Internet: Tinder Dating

Nowadays, our daily lives are hugely controlled by technology and internet; therefore, it is not surprising that technology also plays huge role in modern love stories. It all started back in 1965, when a team of Harvard undergrads created first ever computer dating service called “Operation Match”. For only 3$ clients answered questionnaires and received a list of potential matches. This principle is still used by many dating sites nowadays. By 2007, online dating had become the second most popular industry with paid content. With the development of smartphones there still was not a mobile application which specialized in finding…

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Does the Galaxy Note Really Explode?
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Does the Galaxy Note Really Explode?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is an Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics. It officially launched on 19 August 2016 and promised whole range of new features and improvements from the previous models. New features included expanded storage, water resistance, dual-sided curved display and updated stylus. Huge amount of pre-orders were placed in several countries, even causing international releases to be delayed due to supply shortages. With all those variables and new technologies packed into the phone, it seemed possible that something could have gone wrong with the phone’s power-management features and it did. Suddenly, on September 2, 2016 Samsung stopped…

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10 things we couldn’t do when we didn’t have smartphones
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10 things we couldn’t do when we didn’t have smartphones

When smartphones first launched in 2007, they promised to change the world, and so they did. Now we can’t even remember when was the last time we spent the entire day without smartphone in our hands. According to the survey conducted by the Bank of America, 91% of participants claimed that they couldn’t last without their gadget, and 60% claimed that their phone is more important to them than the morning coffee. Some people even developed new form of fear called “nomophobia” – the fear of being without mobile phone. Mobile smart devices have changed the way we do things…

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5 Mobile Phones That Changed the World
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5 Mobile Phones That Changed the World

When mobile phones first hit the scene in the mid 80s, they were huge, inconvenient and ridiculously expensive – but they still wowed all comers with their unprecedented technology. None of the mobile phones we use today, starting from basic phones to super modern smartphones, was created in one day. Every modern mobile phone has evolved from thousands of groundbreaking models that came before them. They combine all the features that were introduced by a lot of pioneer models separately. Thousands of phones have come and gone, but the number of handsets that could be called truly groundbreaking is surprisingly…

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