No, we’re not dead. But we are sorry

As you may know, Double Geek is, at the moment, in the USA. We said we wouldn't go offline, and then we did. Here's why: No, we're not liars, and no, we're not like the dolphins in The Hitchhiker's Guide to The Galaxy. We're not saying, "So Long, and thanks for all the views!" Right before Double Geek's impending … Continue reading No, we’re not dead. But we are sorry

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How to stop the volume buttons controlling the ringer volume on iOS

We've all been there, haven't we? Your volume's really loud, so you try to turn it down. But it turns the ringer volume down instead of the media. Sigh. Why do you even NEED those buttons for the media volume To silent my phone, for one thing No, you don't. Have you ever seen the Silent Switch? … Continue reading How to stop the volume buttons controlling the ringer volume on iOS

Google Allo Web (Finally) Realesed

Yup. Allo on the Web is finally here. Finally. Ever since Nick Fox, head of Google Allo, tweeted a screenshot of Allo on the Web, all Google fans (myself included) have been watching with bated breath, watching, hoping, longing for Allo's web interface. Unfortunately, it wasn't what I thought it would be. Shame. Hold it. Let me … Continue reading Google Allo Web (Finally) Realesed

Adobe Signs Flash’s Death Warrant (Finally)

Since I haven't been very productive lately, I've decided to bring you a couple of big stories stemming from Flash's death Adobe Signs Flash's Death Warrant Yes, you heard me. Adobe, after much pushing from the public, have finally said when they will terminate Flash. Sadly, this will not be soon. Although actually giving a … Continue reading Adobe Signs Flash’s Death Warrant (Finally)

And would you like a phone with that, sir? KFC phones, coming to a store near you!

No, it's not the fried chicken talking (although it was finger-licking good!), to celebrate their 30th anniversary, KFC has teamed up with Huawei to make a Kentucky-fried phone! We haven't got details yet, but from the picture I found, it looks like it'll have a decent camera, maybe 8MP, and it actually looks like it's got … Continue reading And would you like a phone with that, sir? KFC phones, coming to a store near you!