Mobile Phones

Qualcomm modem flaw puts millions of Android users at risk
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Qualcomm modem flaw puts millions of Android users at risk

Vulnerability found in the chipmaker's Mobile Station Modem could allow hackers to listen to user conversations, although Qualcomm has downplayed the …
6 May 2021
IBM unveils breakthrough 2nm chip technology
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IBM unveils breakthrough 2nm chip technology

The 2nm architecture promises much longer battery life for devices as well as drastic performance boosts
6 May 2021
The complete guide to changing your phone system provider
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Whitepaper

The complete guide to changing your phone system provider

Optimise your phone system for better business results
30 Apr 2021
A buyer’s guide for cloud-based phone solutions
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Mobile Phones

A buyer’s guide for cloud-based phone solutions

Finding the right phone system for your modern business
30 Apr 2021
Smartphone sales surged in Q1 2021
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Mobile Phones

Smartphone sales surged in Q1 2021

Shipments jump by 27% worldwide as key regions subdue the pandemic
29 Apr 2021
Intel teases microarchitecture collaboration with Samsung
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Intel teases microarchitecture collaboration with Samsung

The two companies have formed a joint team committed to developing components for future Samsung devices
29 Apr 2021
iOS 14.5 privacy changes could have “major impact” on SMBs
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iOS 14.5 privacy changes could have “major impact” on SMBs

Experts warn SMB revenues could fall by as much as 50% as a result of Apple's App Tracking Transparency tool
27 Apr 2021
Xiaomi Mi 11 review: A cut-price flagship killer
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Mobile Phones

Xiaomi Mi 11 review: A cut-price flagship killer

This smooth-scrolling, feature-rich powerhouse ticks almost every box
26 Apr 2021
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra review: Ultra in every sense of the word
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Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra review: Ultra in every sense of the word

The South Korean giant has gone big again with an extravagant, and expensive, handset
22 Apr 2021
LTE vs 4G
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Mobile

LTE vs 4G

LTE and 4G are both high-speed data networks, but what’s the difference and which is better?
16 Apr 2021
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro review: Champagne tastes on a lemonade budget
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
Mobile Phones

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro review: Champagne tastes on a lemonade budget

A supposedly 'budget' smartphone stacked with premium specs
13 Apr 2021
BRATA malware disguises itself as security tools on Google Play
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BRATA malware disguises itself as security tools on Google Play

Hackers are tricking victims into granting their malicious apps certain permissions before taking control of Android devices
13 Apr 2021
Gigaset devices laced with malware after third-party server hack
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Gigaset devices laced with malware after third-party server hack

Several Android smartphones have been pre-packaged with malicious apps as part of a supply chain attack
9 Apr 2021
LG promises three years of Android updates after exit from smartphone market
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Google Android

LG promises three years of Android updates after exit from smartphone market

The South Korean firm will also continue to manufacture and release phones through to Q2 of 2021
8 Apr 2021
Samsung profits rise 44% thanks to strong Galaxy S21 sales
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Samsung profits rise 44% thanks to strong Galaxy S21 sales

The flagship smartphone's earlier-than-usual launch has paid off for the South Korean company
7 Apr 2021
LG officially shuts down its smartphone business
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Mobile Phones

LG officially shuts down its smartphone business

Intense competition from newer Chinese rivals cited as the reason for the demise of the 'quirky' manufacturer
6 Apr 2021
Oppo Find X3 Pro review: An exceptional device
Oppo Find X3 Pro
Mobile

Oppo Find X3 Pro review: An exceptional device

The Chinese phone maker strikes again with its best flagship yet
31 Mar 2021
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra official with dual displays and triple cameras
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Mobile Phones

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra official with dual displays and triple cameras

The flagship smartphone sees the company venture into a higher price point than its usual budget offerings
30 Mar 2021
Apple’s independent repairs programme expands globally
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Hardware

Apple’s independent repairs programme expands globally

The scheme offers genuine parts and tools as well as free training, manuals and diagnostic capabilities to third-party providers
30 Mar 2021
Uber to offer electric vehicles to London customers
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Technology

Uber to offer electric vehicles to London customers

The ride-sharing platform won't charge customers extra for using Uber Green, but journeys need to start in 'Zone 1'
29 Mar 2021
Android spyware disguised as 'system update' app discovered
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malware

Android spyware disguised as 'system update' app discovered

This malware strain steals private messaging and location data while also recording phone calls
29 Mar 2021
LG might shut down its struggling smartphone business
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Mobile Phones

LG might shut down its struggling smartphone business

The mobile division may close for good after accumulating operating losses of nearly £3.2 billion in 2020
23 Mar 2021
How to move apps to an SD card
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Google Android

How to move apps to an SD card

If your Android device is short on storage, you'll want to move data to external cards
19 Mar 2021