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iPhone maker formally welcomes Jimmy Iovine and Dr Dre to the company. Apple finalises $3bn Beats acquisition The firm recruits US designer Michael Bastien to work on its own smartwatch. HP launching 'luxury' smartwatch device Digital Spy rounds up this week's biggest new mobile apps for iOS and Android. Best new mobile apps for iOS, Android Microsoft rolls out a significant update for its Office application on iPad. Office iPad update improves PDF support Android phone maker said to be planning to join the smartwatch scramble. OnePlus 'on the verge of watch launch' The 4K OLED set is considered one of the most future-proof on the market. How much will LG's 65-inch 4K TV cost? We join the BBC for its 4G mobile broadcasting trial at the Commonwealth Games. Why 4G is the future of mobile TV Instagram photo prompts new accusations that Russia sent soldiers into Ukraine. Russian soldier 'posts Ukraine selfie' File-sharing giant launches a new application for private calls and messages. BitTorrent launches Bleep messenger app Microsoft's tablet goes on display at Harrods' Third Floor Technology department. Surface Pro 3 hands-on demo at Harrods App for the popular video service now available through the Roku Channel Store. NOW TV Box gets dedicated YouTube app Reading app includes characters such as the Octonauts and Charlie and Lola. CBeebies Storytime app hits mobiles Popular messaging service now available for Windows Phone 8 and higher. BlackBerry releases BBM for Windows Phone Unsuspecting pedestrians tricked into thinking a $20 Casio watch is the iWatch. Apple fans duped by Kimmel's iWatch gag Samsung to launch its shape-shifting screen its its homeland tomorrow. Samsung Bendable TV to debut in Korea A public beta build of the web giant's upgraded Chrome browser hits the net. Google launches 64-bit Chrome browser The Kickstarter rival launches a mobile service for iOS-powered handsets. iPhone gets official Indiegogo app Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg launches his philanthropic venture in Zambia. boosts connectivity in Africa South Korean firm's downsized flagship on sale in Britain from August 7. Galaxy S5 Mini gets UK release date HTC J Butterfly is essentially the M8 with the new addition of waterproofing. HTC One M8 waterproof model debuts An internal document fuels rumours of more new Apple Mac hardware. Apple document alludes to new 27-inch iMac App will silently listen to all music played on and around the user's computer. Shazam for Mac brings tagging to desktop Just Add Water delivers a stellar remake of PlayStation favourite Abe's Oddysee. Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty reviewed ★★★★ We fondly remember Sega's classic arcade beat 'em up Altered Beast. Altered Beast revisited: Vintage Sega Online encyclopaedia reports "persistent disruptive editing" from government PCs. Wikipedia blocks US Congress page edits Screenshot of the virtual reality headset's companion app leaks online. Samsung Gear VR interface revealed Future iPhones could detect when users are exercising and disable notifications. iOS patent mutes alerts during workouts Supermarket giant offering 4G LTE speeds to its PAYG users with no price hike. Tesco Mobile customers upgraded to 4G Windows Phone handset can be charged with enough Apples and potatoes. Nokia Lumia 930 charged by fruit and veg Pink model of the handset is exclusively available through Carphone Warehouse. HTC One M8 handset looks pretty in pink Latest leaked image suggests the handset will feature a rounded design. Xperia Z3 appears up close in photo leak The broadcaster's British arm merges with its European counterparts. BSkyB acquires Sky Italia from Fox Facebook Messenger users could one day book taxi cabs through the service. Facebook Messenger to add Uber support? A surge in revenue isn't enough to prevent overall losses for the retail giant. Amazon reports quartertly loss of $126m Passengers can pay using contactless payment cards or an NFC-ready smartphone. London Tubes to add contactless payments Spongebob Squarepants and Peppa Pig episodes now available on demand. NOW TV adds Nickelodeon and Nick Jnr Model drone tracks down an Alzheimer's sufferer who was missing for three days. Drone locates missing person in US Windows Phone executive Joe Belfiore promises not to abandon the platform. Microsoft is committed to Xbox Music Korean firm enlists help of the Facebook-owned company for its own headset. Samsung 'working with Oculus VR' Retail listing suggests that Apple could continue its plastic-backed C line. Apple iPhone 6C cases listed by retailer