Posts Tagged ‘Smartphone’
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 2, 2016 under Mobile
A number of ex-Nokia employees have banded together and licensed the brand name from Microsoft. Not only that, but they've secured a manufacturing partnership too and plan to resurrect Nokia smartphon... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 19, 2016 under Android, Mobile
We have been hearing bits of information about Google's future smartphone plans for months now, with the recent rumours indicating that the company will be ditching the Nexus branding this year in fav... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 2, 2016 under Mobile, Security
The battery status and longevity check built into HTML5 to allow web providers to display low-power versions of their sites to those without much battery left, has been hijacked by tracking APIs to ke... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 9, 2016 under Channel
HTC's most well received product in a long time was its venture into a new field this year with the HTC Vive. The VR headset has arguably captured imaginations more than even the Oculus Rift, but can ... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 12, 2016 under Mobile
Updated: Following on from yesterday's leaks, HTC has officially announced the HTC 10, the company's 2016 flagship smartphone. It still looks a bit like a mashup between a Samsung Galaxy and an iPhone... more.
10 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on March 8, 2016 under CPU, Graphics, Mobile
Where you buy your smartphone from doesn't usually matter, but when it comes to the Samsung Galaxy S7, it does. That's because the UK's version will come fitted with an Exynos 8890 processor, while U... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 25, 2016 under Memory
Over the last year or two smartphone makers have finally started moving away from 16GB storage options, with many newer flagship Android devices offering 32GB as the base option as apps grow in size a... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on February 22, 2016 under Development, Mobile, Software & Gaming
With the release earlier this month of the Vulkan API, many have been wondering just how effective it could be in improving in-game performance on current-gen hardware. It turns out quite a lot and no... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on February 4, 2016 under Mobile
Getting in touch with friends and family is far easier today than ever before, but without Wi-Fi doing so when abroad can be quite costly. Not so with ChatSim. The annual contract SIM-card provider is... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 8, 2016 under Mobile
It looks like we are set to gain yet another SIM card standard, this time, courtesy of Microsoft, which wants to build its own SIM for new Windows 10 smartphones and LTE-enabled tablets. While Microso... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 7, 2016 under CPU, Mobile
Qualcomm has announced the first smartphone to use its brand new Snapdragon 820 chip though it isn't Samsung as previous rumours may have suggested, instead, it's a relatively unknown Chinese manufact... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 7, 2015 under Cooling, Mobile
It is getting to the point where smartphone chips are getting so powerful, that they simply can't stay as cool as they used to at all times. Qualcomm knows this issue all too well, with wide reports o... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 28, 2015 under Laptop / Mobile
The majority of Nokia may have been s0ld off to Microsoft but the company is still kicking around with ideas for future smartphones. Apparently, Nokia is currently planning a device known as the C1, w... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 19, 2015 under Mobile
Remember flip-phones? The clamshell design that let you punctuate the end of a conversation with a satisfying snap as the screen and keyboard were sent crashing together? It was analogues of putting d... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 19, 2015 under General Tech, Mobile
Apple has a lot of patents, many of which it will never use or even investigate, but that doesn't mean it isn't interesting to imagine what it might do with some of them. Take for example a patent rec... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 11, 2015 under Android
We have been hearing a lot about the future of Google and Android recently. First we heard that the company was looking to build its own processor for future device... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 16, 2015 under Security
A while back, Yahoo began its move away from traditional passwords by offering users single-use SMS codes to log in to their accounts. Now, things have progressed further, with Yahoo intro... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 12, 2015 under Mobile
There are tons of companies out there that have attempted to jump in to the smartphone market, we've had Amazon try it, we've had Facebook try it and now Pepsi is making its own line of Android smartp... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 9, 2015 under Mobile
Sony's range of smartphones is actually quite well received and liked by many. We know quite a few of our readers are sporting Xperia devices but unfortunately, Sony hasn't been making any money off o... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 2, 2015 under Mobile, Security
As much as it can often be handy to use the most popular technological platform as it tends to get plenty of updates and support from various sources, the downside is that it's more prone to attacks. ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 24, 2015 under Mobile
It looks like LG is preparing to launch a new smartphone next month. The company just released a teaser video for its upcoming reveal event on the 1st of October. The video shows us a brief look at wh... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 11, 2015 under General Tech
OnePlus has gone ahead and offered an apology to those who were frustrated by the launch of the company's latest smartphone, the OnePlus 2. Ahead of its launch, OnePlus seemed fairly confident in its ... more.
8 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 3, 2015 under Mobile
Sony has just announced two new smartphones, the Xperia Z5 and the Xperia Z5 Compact. Though a third smartphone is expected later on in the year known as the Xperia Z5 Premium, which will be the first... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 17, 2015 under Laptop / Mobile, Mobile, Smartphone
Asustek Computer is primarily known for notebooks and computer components, but the company is actively expanding production of tablets and smartphones. Asus pins a lot of hopes on its mobile business ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 12, 2015 under Mobile, Speakers
Ultimate Ears may not be a company that has been in the speaker game for as long as its competitors, but that does not mean it has not captured our atte... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on August 11, 2015 under Android, Laptop / Mobile, Mobile, Smartphone
Nokia Corp. is hiring additional specialists as it is gearing up to return to the smartphones market late next year. While the company does not have plans to manufacture handsets itself, the firm seem... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on August 4, 2015 under Mobile
For many years now, the smartphone market has felt like two different races. The front runners, Apple and Samsung jockeyed for position as the world's biggest mobile providers, while the rest of them ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Dominic Moass on July 30, 2015 under Android, Highlights 2, Laptop / Mobile
Network operators have really begun to emphasise their own mobile handsets in recent years. Today we look at a smartphone from Vodafone, the Smart ultra 6. It costs just £125 but has a full 5.5-inch ... more.
14 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on July 25, 2015 under Mobile
The One Plus Two isn't due to be officially announced until the 27th at a livestreamed event but thanks to the Chinese wireless regulator, Tenaa, we... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on July 22, 2015 under Mobile
Recently we heard that Sony was preparing to launch an Xperia Z5 smartphone as soon as September this year and now we have a bit more to the story. Sony h... more.
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