By | Aug 9, 2019 at 11:04 am
At its annual developers conference, Huawei finally lifted the lid on its brand new operating system. Called HarmonyOS, the new operating system is set to work on a variety of devices — including smartphones. So, will HarmonyOS spell the end for Android?
By | Aug 8, 2019 at 3:43 pm
Google Maps is launching a new feature for Android an iPhone users called Live View, which provides augmented reality direction within the app via the camera view. Learn more about how this game changing innovation could change how you get around.
By | Aug 5, 2019 at 4:22 pm
Google will offer the option to set a different default search engine before launching your Android device, and the opportunity goes to the highest bidder. Learn more about the implications of this decision and whether it affects you.
By | Aug 2, 2019 at 12:18 pm
Worried that you don't already have enough online subscriptions with Spotify, Netflix, Hulu, Xbox Live or whatever else you're signed up for? Well, prep your wallet, Google is coming in hot with a subscription service for its Android Play store.
By | Jul 30, 2019 at 4:44 pm
The iPhone XR and Google Pixel 3a are experiencing bumper sales and highlighting just how acute the problems are for Apple and Google's full-price phones in 2019. We take a look behind the numbers to work out why these phones are so attractive to consumers.
By | Jul 23, 2019 at 6:55 am
A newly-passed patent has revealed that Google is considering on a new 2-in-1 convertible laptop to rival the Microsoft Surface Book. So, is this new device real? When will it be coming? And will it be any good? We take a look at all the possibilities for this new Google device.
By | Jul 15, 2019 at 4:35 pm
The Google Pixel 4 has been spotted on public transit in London. Take a look at everything we know so far and see what this leak means for the device's future on the market. Plus, what's with all those cameras?
By | Jul 11, 2019 at 9:09 am
Google has been paying contractors to listen and transcribe Google Home recordings of completely unaware users. One of the contractors decided to blow the whistle to a Dutch-language news site, revealing that some of the conversations are up to a minute long.
By | Jul 2, 2019 at 7:33 pm
The race towards a great foldable phone now has its strangest entry yet: Google has filed a new patent for a book-like device that might have as many as five foldable screen "pages" to flip through. Here's how it would work and how likely it is to actually happen.
By | Jun 27, 2019 at 5:45 am
With both big smartphone operating systems' next generations curently undergoing beta testing, we take a look at all the key features and changes and ask the question - which is best? And, perhaps more importantly, which will move the smartphone game forward?
By | Jun 21, 2019 at 6:15 am
Google has announced that it is to no longer produce tablets, with 2018's Pixel Slate now marking the company's swan song. It's been a turbulent few years for Android tablets, and this recent news from Google will do little to assure those that have resisted Apple's dominance.
By | Jun 18, 2019 at 2:28 pm
Google is officially taking the reins of their own messaging platform by launching Android Chat without help from the networks. User in the UK and France will have access later this month, but we're still waiting to hear about when US users will get the update.
By | Jun 14, 2019 at 7:07 am
Two big internet researchers dropped new studies within the past few days, and they both make the same point: Way more internet users opt for their smartphones over desktop or laptops when getting on the internet. A growing number are even smartphone-only.
By | Jun 13, 2019 at 1:19 pm
Google has announced the design of their upcoming flagship smartphone, the Pixel 4, early in response to a number of leaks and rumors. Take a look at the design here and check back soon for more updates on this highly anticipated device.
By | Jun 11, 2019 at 10:43 am
Google Chrome may be one of the most popular browsers out there, but it has provoked plenty of ire recently in the way that it handles ad-blocking extensions. Critics have suggested that recent changes to Chrome will make dedicated ad blocking plugins ineffective.