Mobile Phones

Mobile Phones

The Man has ruined my Huawei P40

Why do fears about the Chinese government using 5G networks for espionage mean I can’t have Google apps?
3 Jul 2020
Mobile Phones

iPhone 12 models won't include EarPods or power adapter in the box

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicts Apple will release a 20-watt power adapter as an optional accessory
29 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

Two-thirds of employees work with damaged phones

Left unresolved, cracks lead to disruption
26 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

Apple to remove thousands of unlicensed iPhone games in China

Apple App Store is removing games permitted to operate in China while awaiting licenses
23 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

iPhone “I’m getting pulled over” shortcut is gaining popularity. Here’s how to get

iPhone users can get Siri to record a traffic stop with a simple voice command
18 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

How does wireless charging work?

Cables are old school. Discover how wireless chargers help power up smartphones from up to 30 feet away.
17 Jun 2020
wifi & hotspots

How to create a mobile hotspot

Turn your smartphone into a Wi-Fi hotspot for your laptop, tablet and other smartphones
17 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

Microsoft might release the dual-screen Surface Duo next month

Hoping to beat Samsung to the punch, Microsoft is reportedly pushing up its release date
16 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

Apple gets patent for synthetic group selfies

The software would allow users to merge individual selfies into an artificial group photo
9 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 review: A breath of fresh air

A superb mid-range phone with a 108-megapixel camera and excellent battery life, even if rivals are faster
5 Jun 2020
operating systems

Apple’s iOS 14 to include a built-in translator for Safari

Update to arrive later this month and may also enable Apple Pencil input on websites
5 Jun 2020
software development

The GSMA’s impractical ideas for contact-tracing reveal the scale of the challenge

That the proposals are logical - but unworkable - shows just how restrictive the environment is for developers and public health officials
4 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

Smartphone market suffers "worst decline ever" in first quarter

Sales fell by more than a fifth as buyers halt spending on non-essential technology
2 Jun 2020
Mobile Phones

iPhone 11 is now the world’s most popular smartphone

Apple sold 19.5 million units of its flagship smartphone in Q1 2020
28 May 2020

Scammers leverage contact-tracing in hacking attempt

Savvy scammers use contract tracing texts to dupe users into handing over personal information
27 May 2020
Mobile Phones

Apple’s iOS 13.5 update targets coronavirus-related iPhone issues

iOS 13.5 update makes it easier to unlock an iPhone while wearing a mask
22 May 2020
Mobile Phones

Apple reportedly delaying iPhone 12 launch until October

Apple may postpone the launch of the iPhone 12 in response to the coronavirus pandemic
21 May 2020
Mobile Phones

Huawei re-releases P30 line to bypass Google ban

The new P30 Pro and P30 Lite will ship with the Google Play Store and popular Google apps
15 May 2020
Mobile Phones

Google’s Pixel team shaken up after disappointing Pixel 4 launch

Key members Mario Queiroz and Marc Levoy have reportedly moved on from the team
14 May 2020
Mobile Phones

OnePlus 7 review: The champion of cheap and cheerful

Little change year on year, but the OnePlus 7 is still the best value for money
13 May 2020
Mobile Phones

OnePlus 7T review: OnePlus a whole lot more

A vast improvement on the already excellent 7, but it's no longer the cheap option
13 May 2020
Google Android

How to build Android apps

Follow these eight steps to get your app on Google Play
13 May 2020

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 768G 5G platform

New platform delivers 15% faster graphics rendering than Snapdragon 765G
11 May 2020