Get live presidential election results on your mobile lock screen

A live updating notification will offer the latest US election results every time you pick up your phone

On 8 November, US presidential election night 2016, the Guardian Mobile Innovation Lab and the Guardian mobile apps team will offer an innovative way to get live presidential election results right on the lock screen of the Guardians Android and iOS apps.

What is it?

Were offering the quickest and most convenient way to get live election night results on mobile without a tap, a search or the opening of an app. Well send one mobile alert that will automatically update with the latest data. It is a highly innovative use of alert technology that will give you the up-to-date information whenever you pick up your phone.

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November 5, 2016

Pokmon Go maker taken to court over players on beaches

Case will be heard in the Hague court after mobile-game developer failed to respond to requests to remove Pokmon from protected areas in Kijkduin

Authorities in the Netherlands are taking Niantic Labs, developers of the smash hit mobile game Pokmon Go, to court after it failed to stop hordes of players flocking to protected beaches.

Since the game was launched in the Netherlands, thousands of Pokmon hunters have crowded the vast, windswept beaches of Kijkduin, south of the Hague, where hundreds of the games most popular monsters spawn daily.

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September 30, 2016

Facebook’s journey only 1% done after surge in revenue, Zuckerberg says

The tech company surpassed quarterly estimates with $6.24bn in ad sales thanks to soaring popularity of mobile app and burgeoning live video feeds

Facebook began as a social network and then became a media delivery service, a mobile advertising giant and a massive messaging platform. But as its second-quarter financial results reveal, it is also a money-making machine.

Facebooks quarterly profit and revenue blew past Wall Street estimates on Wednesday as the companys hugely popular mobile app and a push into video attracted new advertisers and encouraged existing ones to spend more.

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July 28, 2016

Have you given Pokmon Go full access to everything in your Google account?

Security flaw means users who signed up to play the game using their Google accounts also gave the app permission to read emails and access browser history

Gamers who have downloaded the Pokmon Go augmented reality game may have unwittingly handed over access to their emails, search histories and Google Drive data.

The security vulnerability appears to affect players who signed up to play the game using their Google account on both Apple and Android devices.

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July 12, 2016

Top 5 Kids Apps: Best Games of the Year

Top 5 Kids Apps: Best Games of the Year
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Top 5 Kids Apps: Best Games of the Year

You’ve probably surrender your weapons by now when it comes to your kids electronic games and so you’ve succumbed for one of these new smart phones, smart devices, smart tablets. But has it always have to be about fun? Since your children need entertainment but they also need to develop their skills here are this year’s Top 5 Kids Apps. It is a compilation of games combining fun and math teaching like “Bugs and Bubbles” or plain entertainment games like “Rush Hour” or Build and Play”.

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December 31, 2012

Ease Of Use And The Ipad – Advice You Need

Ease Of Use And The Ipad - Advice You Need

If you are able to use your iPad correctly, you will be able to do whatever you put your mind to. But, that is not to say that users should not spend sufficient time educating themselves about its uses. Keep reading into the following paragraphs, and you are going to be able to use your iPad effectively.

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December 30, 2012

Tricks That You Can Do With Your Ipad

Tricks That You Can Do With Your Ipad

There are many wonderful uses of the iPad. If you don’t know everything your iPad is capable of, now is the time to learn. You need to become well-versed with the different uses, finding apps and the many features available on your iPad. Keep on reading!

You can now do a quick mute your iPad. The original iPad didn’t have a mute button. Now, you can mute the sound easily with very simple steps. If you want to mute the sound, just hold down the volume-down button.

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December 20, 2012

Don’t Know IOS From SMS? Get Iphone Help Here!

Don't Know IOS From SMS? Get Iphone Help Here!

Are you interested in using an iphone but fear that you will not understand how to do so? Do you think it is too much for you? Well, have no fear. This article has a lot of info that will hep you get the hang of your iphone.

If you plan to link several email accounts to the iphone, make sure they all have different names. If your accounts are named identically, you are likely to get confused. Assigning a unique name allows you to quickly identify the account you wish to check at a glance.

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December 13, 2012

The Iphone Made Easy With These Simple Tips And Tricks!

The Iphone Made Easy With These Simple Tips And Tricks!

You may be confused with all the different features the iphone has. Don’t let the advanced features scare you. Use this article to use your iphone to the fullest.

There are many features available on an iphone including the ability to make up shortcuts and add dictionary entries. After you set it up, the iphone will know what you are about to type before you type it. You can easily add in other phrases and shortcuts to save yourself time. It will also improve your auto-correct when typing.

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December 10, 2012

Top Tips For Using A New IPad

Top Tips For Using A New IPad

Are you interested in learning about an iPad? There are so many benefits to owning one. First, consider these things about your iPad. The following paragraphs are full of useful information and ideas that will assist you in making a wise buy.

The current applications should be something that you pay attention to at all times. Many of the apps the iPad runs are able to stay in the background when you’re doing other things. To check what is running on the iPad, just double click the Home button. The apps currently running will appear in a bar at the bottom of your screen. Swipe downwards to make the bar disappear when you’ve finished.

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December 10, 2012