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Jamie Hinks
Jamie Hinks

Jamie swapped the world of university for the glitz and glamour of the online content writing world back in 2009 after obtaining a degree in Sport Journalism. In three years working for various websites, he has covered everything from the World Series of Poker to Prince Albert of Monaco’s own iGaming conference. After emigrating to Toronto, he now brings his brand of content writing to ITProPortal as a freelance news writer.

Articles by Jamie

How to prevent contactless pickpockets

6 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
How to prevent contactless pickpockets
Bitdefender has released a list of different precautions that it thinks customers must take in order to prevent pickpockets stealing funds from contactless cards.

giffgaff almost sells out of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus on launch day

7 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
giffgaff almost sells out of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus on launch day
The MVNO running on O2 has a wide range of options available for customers wanting to snap up the new phone and there are currently just nine phones left in its inventory.

Intel touts wireless charging bowl for release this year

8 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
Intel touts wireless charging bowl for release this year
CEO Brian Krzanich revealed that the charging station is being released before the end of the year and failed to give any information on how much it will cost.

Android L expected on Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy S5 by Christmas

9 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
Android L expected on Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy S5 by Christmas
It’s rumoured that the new version of Google’s mobile OS will land on the two Samsung devices at some point in late November or early December.

eBay’s latest security flaw has been stealing user passwords since February

10 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
eBay’s latest security flaw has been stealing user passwords since February
A user of the site told the BBC that he first noticed the flaw way back in February when it was reported to eBay in the form of a chat log yet it remained a problem for months afterwards.

iOS 8 early adoption trails way behind iOS 7 – and even iOS 6

11 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
iOS 8 early adoption trails way behind iOS 7 – and even iOS 6
Users aren’t being moved to download the new OS in large numbers with a number of reasons given including the size of the file being too large and users waiting for new devices to be delivered.