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The Alcatel A3 XL is a new budget handset with a whopping 6-inch display

TCL seems to be keeping its efforts on the budget scene alive and well in 2017, now with the launch of a new “A” family of smartphones. The exact wording used to describe it is “a new premium range of affordable mobile devices” and while, we remain skeptical on the first point, competitive pricing seems almost guaranteed given Alcatel’s recent ... Read More »

Our new desktop homepage brings you closer to the top stories of the day

Smartphones are a gateway to all sorts of portable electronics and all the associated software and services that come with them. As always, we aim to bring up to date information on this digital jungle and we think the latest facelift on our homepage will help you discover the most interesting developments without missing a thing. First off, meet our ... Read More »

Instagram adds new features to let you take control of comments

Instagram has added long-requested features that include giving users more control over comments on any post. “Sometimes there may be moments when you want to let your post stand on its own,” said Kevin Systrom, CEO of Instagram in a blog post on Tuesday. This feature was only available for a small number of accounts but in a few weeks, ... Read More »

New car sales on course for record year after November rise

British new car registrations rose by nearly 3 percent last month, an industry body said on Monday, putting the sector on course for record sales in 2016, although demand from retail customers fell for the eighth month in a row. Strong demand from businesses for fleet vehicles compensated for the fall in individual buyers, lifting overall sales by 2.9 percent ... Read More »

China’s New Oriental accused of US application fraud

\ Beijing-based New Oriental Vision Overseas Consulting, an AIRC-certified agency and one of the largest education companies in China, has written personal statements on behalf of students and falsified high school transcripts to help them gain admission to US universities, according to the Reuters investigation. Following the allegations last week, the umbrella company, New Oriental Education and Technology Group, saw its NYSE stock ... Read More »

New blow for Hinkley Point contractor EDF after French safety checks

The company building the UK’s first new nuclear power station for decades is facing questions over the health of its fleet of French nuclear plants after an investigation which has left the country with the lowest level of nuclear power for 10 years and the prospect of power cuts during a cold snap. Thirteen of Électricité de France’s (EDF) 58 ... Read More »

Whitechapel Bell Foundry to ring in new era as owner sells site

Britain’s oldest manufacturing business, a London bell foundry that made Big Ben, could be sold after its owner decided to vacate its historic East End premises. The Whitechapel Bell Foundry began life in 1570 during the reign of Elizabeth I. It moved to its site on Whitechapel Road in 1739 and has traded from the building since. The Guinness Book ... Read More »

US economy adds 178,000 new jobs making Fed rate hike likely

An interest rate rise in the US looks a near certainty after another solid month of job creation in the world’s largest economy. In a boost to Donald Trump as he prepares to move into the White House next month, government figures showed the unemployment rate dropped to a nine-year low in November and employers hired new workers at a ... Read More »

Zenith’s new premium chronograph will put a Land Rover on your wrist

T3 Agenda brings you snippets of the latest tech news in an easily digestible format. Rather than doing oodles of separate stories on various announcements, we’ll gather them all together on this page, updating daily as new gear is announced. Enjoy! 30 September Zenith’s new premium chronograph will put a Land Rover on your wrist To celebrate over half a ... Read More »