smartphone

New York rolls out digital COVID-19 vaccine passport
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Policy & legislation

New York rolls out digital COVID-19 vaccine passport

Excelsior Pass is built on IBM's Digital Health Pass solution
29 Mar 2021
IT Pro News in Review: Microsoft to buy Discord, Intel plays catch-up and the end of LG smartphones
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Business strategy

IT Pro News in Review: Microsoft to buy Discord, Intel plays catch-up and the end of LG smartphones

Catch up on the top stories of the week in just two minutes
26 Mar 2021
Best Android smartphones 2021
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Google Android

Best Android smartphones 2021

Here's a lowdown of the best devices for those who can't stand Apple
11 Mar 2021
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G: Thanks for the memories
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Google Android

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G: Thanks for the memories

Doodling has never been easier
8 Feb 2021
DocuSign’s new service leverages text messages to get signatures
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business management

DocuSign’s new service leverages text messages to get signatures

The electronic signature company claims the new service will lead to quicker signatures
16 Dec 2020
Power banks could infect your smartphone with malware
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malware

Power banks could infect your smartphone with malware

Chinese ministry warns that power banks could infect devices with trojans to that steal personal data
9 Dec 2020
Samsung Galaxy S21 may drop charger and earphones
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S21 may drop charger and earphones

Samsung following the iPhone 12’s lead to increase its bottom line
29 Oct 2020
T-Mobile introduces venture fund to finance 5G innovation
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5G

T-Mobile introduces venture fund to finance 5G innovation

T-Mobile is in a position to aid in 5G explosion with its advanced network and a new funding sources for 5G startups
22 Oct 2020
Lookout reveals mobile-first endpoint detection and response solution
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Security

Lookout reveals mobile-first endpoint detection and response solution

New EDR solution looks beyond the typical malware for threats on mobile devices
21 Oct 2020
Omarco introduces the world’s smallest 5,500mAh wireless phone charger
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battery life

Omarco introduces the world’s smallest 5,500mAh wireless phone charger

This tiny wireless charger will zap your phone back to 100% in just 1.5 hours
16 Oct 2020
Google is right, we don’t need £1,000 phones
The Google Pixel 5 in white
Mobile Phones

Google is right, we don’t need £1,000 phones

The smartphone industry shrunk its own market with unaffordable prices
6 Oct 2020
High-end handsets can take a hike
Mobile Phones

High-end handsets can take a hike

Why I'm no longer be paying through the nose for the latest handset
7 Sep 2020
Secure files on your smartphone with Google Safe Folder
Mobile Phones

Secure files on your smartphone with Google Safe Folder

Automatically locks itself once you navigate from the app
5 Aug 2020
The Man has ruined my Huawei P40
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
2030 vision: what will PCs look like in the next decade?
Hardware

2030 vision: what will PCs look like in the next decade?

The PC has gone through tremendous change in the 2010s, but there’s much more to come in the 2020s
20 Apr 2020
Is there still an app for that?
business apps

Is there still an app for that?

Apps once drove the success of smartphones, but is it still worth businesses putting time and effort into app development?
26 Mar 2020
The business smartphone is dead
Mobile Phones

The business smartphone is dead

BlackBerry’s demise signals the end of the business-first handset
13 Mar 2020
Is the world ready for foldable phones?
Mobile Phones

Is the world ready for foldable phones?

With new models on the horizon, we take a look at the first generation and ask if they were rushed to market
21 Feb 2020
Google confirms Android cameras can be hijacked to spy on you
Security

Google confirms Android cameras can be hijacked to spy on you

Android apps can access smartphone cameras, take pictures, record videos, and more
20 Nov 2019
Is Apple developing its own MicroLED screen technology?
iPhone 8
Mobile

Is Apple developing its own MicroLED screen technology?

By doing so, Apple would reduce its reliance on rivals like Samsung
19 Mar 2018
Apple iPhone 6s review
Mobile

Apple iPhone 6s review

Apple’s 2015 iPhone may be getting on a bit, but don’t count it out just yet
15 Feb 2018
The iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the UK
Mobile

The iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the UK

The iPhone 7 made up 15% of the total smartphone sales in Q3 2017
24 Nov 2017
HTC One M9 review
Mobile Phones

HTC One M9 review

Software updates breathe new life into HTC's 2015 smartphone
16 Aug 2017