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EE sets up 5G mobile trial

EE has switched on the UK’s first 5G mobile trial at Canary Wharf in London. The telecoms firm, which is part of the BT Group, is using a site in Montgomery Square...

250 people have died taking selfies

Drowning and falling are among the most common causes for selfie-related deaths. Yes, as incredible as it sounds more than 250 people have died taking selfies. Investigations by the All India Institute...
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Apple iPhone XS Max review

When the iPhone X was introduced last year, its completely redesigned front panel did away with the home button. This changed the direction of the iPhone and led us to this...
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The world’s first Android smartphone – 10 years on

Long before the likes of the the Samsung Galaxy range Google took the smartphone scene to a new level with the arrival of Android on the T-Mobile G1. Ten years ago...
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What is 5G and when will we see it in the UK?

Experts say you could be downloading ultra HD movies in about 20 seconds within a couple of years. Impressed? Or no idea what all the fuss is about? Read our quick...
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Apple’s new iPhones – the most advanced yet?

Apple has unveiled a trio of new iPhones. A range the company says is its “most advanced yet” and designed to reach more users than ever. Here is a closer look...
Android Pie Review

Android Pie review

Our Android Pie review finds shortcuts make a difference. We tested Android’s latest operating system on a Pixel XL 2 smartphone. Android is always a tough operating system to review because it...
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How to turn off Google tracking

Want a break from Big Brother? Here's how to turn off Google tracking. In a recent blog article we wrote about how a report found that Google’s services continue to record your...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 unveiled along with other goodies

The new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been given a larger battery and more storage, while the Galaxy Home smart speaker will feature virtual assistant Bixby. Samsung has unveiled its latest Galaxy...
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What is Android Pie?

As Android Pie begins to roll out here are all the new features you can expect to see on your smartphone. Google has begun rolling out an updated Android operating system by...
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Huawei smartphones now outsell Apple

More people now have Huawei smartphones than iPhones. but who are Huawei and how did they get to be the second largest smartphone maker? Huawei has overtaken Apple to become the second...
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What to do if your iPhone overheats

Have you seen Apple temperature warning? But what should you do if your iPhone overheats? The recent hot weather in the UK is not just leaving people overheated, many are reporting their iPhones...
Samsung’s unbreakable phone screen

Samsung develops unbreakable phone screen

Samsung has revealed a flexible display that can withstand several hits from a hammer without showing so much as a scratch. The South Korean smartphone maker posted a video of the...
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Last century smartphones prediction spot on

OK it was 1999 so technically the last century but the predictions about smartphones and their affect on privacy is still highly impressive. But then again it was a Star Trek...
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Walking Dead rollercoaster screams will charge mobile phones

The new Walking Dead rollercoaster at Thorpe Park will include technology that collects energy from the ride’s vibrations and screams of guests, converting it into battery life to charge smartphones. Train carriages...
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Smartphones and the environment

Smartphones and the environment aren't something we usually think of together. But new research suggests mobile phones are the most damaging of all tech devices. Smartphones and data centres are damaging to...
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Connecting smartphones and cars

Ford is rolling out handsfree, in-car support for mobile navigation app Waze in April as they go about connecting smartphones and cars. Connecting smartphones and cars today can help make autonomous cars...
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Text stats reveal Brits receive over 90 messages a day

Want some text stats? How about this one? The average Briton receives 33,800 mobile phone messages and alerts a year, a survey suggests. Mobile phone users receive 427% more messages and notifications...
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Leaked iOS source code

The leaked iOS source code had appeared on open source site GitHub. Apple has played down fears that leaked iOS source code from an old version of its operating system could compromise...
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Apple software update confirmed

The next Apple software update (iOS 11.3) will enable users to switch the power performance tool off when it is released in the spring. Apple has confirmed its next iPhone software...