Vodafone protecting against 100 million nuisance calls

Vodafone UK has blocked more than 100 million nuisance calls in the six months since it introduced new barring technology across its mobile network, it announced today. The technology, pioneered by Vodafone, blocks bulk nuisance, scam and fraudulent calls from entering its network before they reach its customers. Customers do not need to do anything and will be unaware a call has been blocked since the system works discreetly. The majority of calls blocked relate to false PPI offers and accident claims, missed call scams, or expensive numbers to ring…

The Blackberry Passport is £220 for 48 hours

Over on Blackberry’s website you can now find the Passport for the excellent price of £220 for the next 48 hours. This device, whilst not a big hit, was an iconic and interesting release for Blackberry.  Name after it’s Passport matching size the has a 1440×1440 square touch display and an impressive 453 PPI. A Touch-enabled keyboard, 13 MP OIS camera, 1080p HD video recording at 60 fps, 32 GB internal storage + support for 128 GB microSD* and up to 30 hours battery life with a 3450 mAH battery. One…

Lenovo P2 Unboxing

Peter takes a look at the newest budget phone from Lenovo, released exclusively to Three in the UK. This £199.99 4G phone has a stunning list of features for such a small price tag: Lenovo P2 smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1920×080 and a PPI of 401 pixels per inch. A 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor powers the device backed by 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. A…