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...
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iPhone battery slowdown update

Apple boss Tim Cook has confirmed an iPhone battery slowdown update will give users the chance to switch off the feature. People with iPhones will be able to switch off a...
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The best apps of 2017

Here are the best apps of 2017 according to Google Play. From fun selfie filters to apps that will teach you how to adult – our smartphones would be nothing without mobile...

Making smart choices about mobile phones

Buying a new mobile phone is an exciting time, but it can also be a confusing one.  It’s easy to be swept away with all the hype surrounding the launch of...

The Best Cheap Smartphones 2016

Best Cheap Smartphones On The Market 2016 When it comes to smartphones there’s a lot to take into account. You’ve got your budget, mid-range, and high-end options. Today we’re taking a look at...

SMARTPHONES UNDER £100

If you’re looking for a new mobile phone the choice in the smartphone market is as wide and varied as it has ever been, but can you pick up a smartphone...

How Secure are Smartphones?

Your smartphone, a mini life manager, communication enabler and entertainment hub, the gateway to well… everything (if you have signal), but have you ever wondered how secure your little pocket companion...

SIM Free Phones: Advantages and Disadvantages

Why Go SIM Free? Fed up of costly contracts and phone tied to one network? Well, there is a perfect option for you out there and its name is SIM Free. If you’ve...

How to get iPhone apps on Android

Although many Android users wouldn't give you tuppence for making their device more like an Apple iPhone, there are plenty of ways to bring some of that Apple functionality to your...

Removable Battery Vs Non-Removable battery

If you’re looking at buying a new phone you’ve undoubtedly, at some point, come across the debate between removable and non-removable battery types. For most people, it will be an inane...

What is a Dual SIM phone?

Dual-SIM is the term for a device that can operate 2 separate SIM cards concurrently, giving the user an option to use one of the two different lines. This can be particularly...

Keep Your Smartphone Safe For Free

Smartphones, our pocket gateway to the web and a lifeline to the connected world. An Ofcom survey showed that around 66% of Brits own a smartphone in 2015 with that figure...

How to cut down your data use

Managing your smartphone’s data allowance, and ensuring you use it wisely, can sometimes be a balancing act. Browsing merrily about your phone, enjoying video, downloading images and just generally surfing the web...