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30 Nokia phones over three decades: Best and the worst, in pictures

30 Nokia phones over three decades: Best and the worst, in pictures

By 22 hours ago

Microsoft has announced it will ditch the Nokia brand name from new Lumia smartphones. It is, to say the least, an end of an era. Although Nokia's phone business was acquired by Microsoft less than a year ago, it was part of a Finnish company with a long... >>

Android 5.0 Lollipop: When is it coming to my phone?

Android 5.0 Lollipop: When is it coming to my phone?

By 24 October 2014

Google has launched Android 5.0 Lollipop, making its debut on the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices, announced today.  The new devices will be available from early November 2014, but the real question is when will Android 5.0 Lollipop will appear on your... >>

HTC One (M8) for Windows review: Same genes, different DNA
4.5 out of 5

HTC One (M8) for Windows review: Same genes, different DNA

By 24 October 2014

When the HTC One (M8) for Windows was announced, there was something of a cheer. It's no secret that we think the HTC One is one of the best handsets of the year thanks in no small part to its solid design, now available to a Windows Phone 8.1 market... >>

It’s official, your next Nokia Lumia phone won’t be a Nokia at all… name ditched

It’s official, your next Nokia Lumia phone won’t be a Nokia at all… name ditched

By 24 October 2014

Microsoft has officially confirmed that it is dropping the Nokia branding for future Lumia Windows Phone releases. Instead they will be called Microsoft Lumia phones. It's perhaps the least surprising revelation of recent times, but marks a significant... >>

LG G4 could have LG's own mobile processor on-board not Qualcomm, but first up LG G3 Screen

LG G4 could have LG's own mobile processor on-board not Qualcomm, but first up LG G3 Screen

By 24 October 2014

LG has announced its first own-made mobile application processor, the Nuclun, which is octa-core and features LTE-A Cat.6 network capability for access to the superspeed 4G services being introduced in the UK by networks such as EE and Vodafone. It is... >>

Amazon Q3 2014: Dark times ahead as losses widen to $437 million

Amazon Q3 2014: Dark times ahead as losses widen to $437 million

By 23 October 2014

Amazon has reported third-quarter earnings, and it's clear the company hasn't been doing well. The company posted a net loss of $437 million, or 95 cents a share, and revenue of $20.58 billion, meaning it just barely missed expectations of $20.84 billion... >>

Google to sell Project Ara smartphone modules through online store

Google to sell Project Ara smartphone modules through online store

By 23 October 2014

Project Ara smartphone modules will sell through a Play Store-like marketplace, where developers can also list their own modular parts for sale, according to a Google executive. Google announced Project Ara in October 2013. It's an effort that will allow... >>

Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha: The smartphone with selfie lighting (hands-on)

Alcatel OneTouch Idol Alpha: The smartphone with selfie lighting (hands-on)

By 23 October 2014

Alcatel OneTouch has added a new flagship handset to its Idol range in the Alpha. Yes it's similarly named to another recent release, yes it also has a premium build with metal edge. But no, it's not the same. We got to spend time using the Alpha, trying... >>

Victim of Bendgate? Here’s how to fix your wonky iPhone 6 or 6 Plus (not)

Victim of Bendgate? Here’s how to fix your wonky iPhone 6 or 6 Plus (not)

By 22 October 2014

It's been a while since we heard about Apple Bendgate, with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners probably now au fait with the fact that if you sit on a superthin aluminium cased phone it might change shape a bit. But if you're still worried about the possibility... >>

Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone
4 out of 5

Apple iOS 8.1 review: New powers for your old iPhone

By 21 October 2014

It's that time of year again, the time when Apple updates its software, giving iPhone and iPad users on new and old devices a breath of life, saving them from the heartache of not being able to afford the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (they are lovely and... >>