HTC

Huawei reportedly announcing partnerships with AT&T and Verizon at CES 2018

Huawei is a brand that has made waves in recent years, especially in Europe and emerging markets. It’s a different story in the States, though, where …

Android News

[Deal] Grab the TicHome Mini Smart Speaker with Google Assistant for just $48

There’s a whole bunch of options to choose from when choosing a smart speaker with Google Assistant baked-in, and one device that stands out from the …

Android News

Best Galaxy Note 8 cases

Following on from <i>most</i> of the previous models, the Galaxy Note 8 carries on the tradition of offering a mix of added productivity, both media …

Android News

[Deal] Save big on these Amazon Echo, Fire TV, and Fire Tablets

We know, it’s almost that time of year yet again and you still haven’t even had time to write the Christmas gift list, nevermind get to the shops to …

Android News

Android Oreo creeps up to 0.5% while Marshmallow dominates December’s distribution chart

It’s that time again where we take a look at the world of Android to check how the various flavors are performing. December’s figures show that the …

Android News

The notch is coming to a smartphone near you

The iPhone X’s notch is perhaps its most derided feature. Yet there’s no denying that the notch makes the iPhone X look unlike any other smartphone currently on sale. And there’s no denying that, when Apple does something, Android competitors pay attention.<p>Apple’s influence over the industry, as …

Phones

These are the Honor phones getting the Oreo update

“<i>When is my phone getting the Oreo update?</i>” is a question many are asking right now, with manufacturers sometimes being less than transparent with …

Technology

[Deal] Save 26% on Anker’s PowerCore Fusion 2-in-1 portable charger

With less than two weeks to go until Christmas, there is still time to make some considered choices when it comes to buying presents or even stocking …

Shopping

These are the Android Wear watches getting the Oreo update

It was just last week that Google announced that it had begun rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo to Android Wear devices, starting with the LG Watch Sport. …

Android News

Ultra Mobile Devices (UMD) Market to Witness Healthy Growth in the Coming Years

Ultra-mobile devices (UMD) are on the verge of becoming mainstream from being a niche product category. Their sales are soaring with companies …

Hewlett Packard

Google Home Mini regains touch playback functions with 1.29 update

Remember when the Google Home Mini launched and its touch sensor had to be disabled by the search giant because it recorded everything regardless of …

Android News

Must read: top 10 Android stories

This week we reviewed the Honor 7X and HTC U11 Life (with HTC Sense), talked about everything you need to know about Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845, and much more. Here’s the news of the week!<p>We’re giving away THREE Android phones this week<p>For our Best of Android 2017 competition, we’re pitting 10 of …

Android Oreo

How to Bypass Google Factory Reset Protection on Android

The ultimate guide to bypass FRP on all Android devices including Samsung Galaxy, HTC and LG devices running Android 5.0, Marshmallow and 7.0

Samsung Galaxy

YouTube Remix is set to be Google’s third music streaming service, launching early 2018

I know what you are thinking; the world needs yet another music streaming service. For so long we’ve been limited to choosing between Spotify, Tidal, …

Android News

HTC Reveals Price, Specs For Vive Focus Standalone VR Headset

HTC is getting ready to release the Vive Focus standalone VR headset. The company announced that it would open pre-orders next week and begin …

Virtual Reality

HTC revenues down again for November 2017

The story continues to be one of winding down for HTC. As the company expects a one-time revenue boost from its talent and intellectual property deal …

Technology

Qualcomm: First 5G Phones Won't Be Battery Hogs

Qualcomm says that the first 5G phones won't have the horrid battery life we saw with early 4G phones, which is great news.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Telecoms

Google begins rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo to Android Wear devices

December is proving to be a big month for Google with the official release of Android 8.1 to Pixel and Nexus devices, the launch of Android Oreo Go …

Android News

Google launches lightweight Android Oreo Go for entry-level smartphones

Google has attempted to solve the issues of bringing the newest version of Android to the entry-level smartphone market before, remember Android One? …

Android News

Android 8.1 Oreo is official – Factory images available for Pixel and Nexus devices

Google rolled out the Developer Preview 2 to members of the Android Beta Program just last week, with the search giant promising the final Android …

Android Lollipop

The OnePlus 5T Star Wars themed handset is headed to Finland, Sweden, and Denmark

With <i>The Last Jedi</i> coming to the big screen on December 15th, smartphone brands are attempting to jump on the bandwagon with themed handsets. OnePlus …

Star Wars

Don’t get caught out this Christmas thanks to Amazon’s Delivery Deadline Calendar

I hate to ruin your day, but Christmas day is just 20 days away. That’s right, in a little less than three weeks from now you’ll be expected to have …

Android News

When Does Importation of Refurbished and Refilled Printer Ink Cartridges Infringe a Patent?

If you have purchased a consumer-grade printer at any time during the past decade or so, then you will be well aware that the manufacturers of these …

Patents

Buyer’s Guide to HTC Phones

<b>HTC Sensation Reviewed: Could This Be the Android Phone of the Year?</b><p>Other manufacturers, most notably Samsung, were quicker to get their dual-core …

Phones

The most popular apps, games, and movies of 2017 according to Google

We’ve somehow made it to the last month of the year without the world ending, which means it’s time for Google to reveal its Best of 2017 list for …

Android News

Amazon Fire TV owners can now use voice commands to control Hulu and other third-party apps

Amazon has just announced that you can now use voice commands to control third-party apps on its Fire TV and Fire Stick devices. Previously, you …

Amazon

Google Home can now perform two actions with a single command

The Google Home Max should be available to purchase from Best Buy from December 11, in the meantime, the regular Google Home and Home Mini devices …

Android News

Take better photos on your Google Pixel 2 with this trick

Since the Pixel 2 and 2 XL launched back in October, we’ve known that both phones sported a dormant processor named the Pixel Visual Core. While it …

Android News

Snapchat redesigns its app from the ground up to be more user-friendly

It’s no secret that Snapchat has been under increasing pressure from Instagram and Facebook and that its app was not the easiest to navigate, …

Android News

Samsung has patented an in-screen fingerprint reader, perhaps in time for the Galaxy S9?

An in-screen fingerprint reader has been something akin to a holy grail for smartphone manufacturers in recent times. Samsung’s Galaxy S8 was rumored …

Android News