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Best smartphones to look forward to in 2014

Best smartphones to look forward to in 2014

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With the pace of smartphone evolution moving so fast, there's always something waiting in the wings. No sooner have you spied the latest handset, then there's anticipation of something else, the next big thing. We've rounded up the best smartphones for... >>

Motorola Moto Maxx announced, QHD display and top battery life but Latin America only

Motorola Moto Maxx announced, QHD display and top battery life but Latin America only

By 5 November 2014

Motorola has just announced a new smartphone to its range called the Moto Maxx. It's a top end handset with impressive specs that make us jealous it'll be Latin America only at launch. It's essentially the same as the US Motorola Droid Turbo handset.... >>

Never lose mobile signal again with national roaming, but it may cost you in 4G and battery life

Never lose mobile signal again with national roaming, but it may cost you in 4G and battery life

By 5 November 2014

The UK government has proposed a national roaming rule which would mean your mobile can access any network to offer complete 2G call coverage. This means even in weaker areas of connection, or notspots as they're being dubbed, you could still get signal... >>

What is Samsung Project Zero and why should Apple be worried?

What is Samsung Project Zero and why should Apple be worried?

By 5 November 2014

At long last it looks like a smartphone revolution could be on its way in Samsung's Project Zero. And with stagnation across the board it couldn't come sooner. Samsung's Project Zero is the Korean company’s name for its next major project, the Galaxy... >>

Nexus 6 available from 1 December in UK, pre-orders from 18 November

Nexus 6 available from 1 December in UK, pre-orders from 18 November

By 4 November 2014

With a lack of concrete information about when the Nexus 6 will be available, UK-based online retailer Mobiles.co.uk has today announced the the Nexus 6 will be available from 1 December. It also goes on to confirm that it will be offering pre-orders... >>

O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards shortlist nominations announced

O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards shortlist nominations announced

By 4 November 2014

We've seen hundreds of products, we've had tens of thousands of public votes as part of our long list process, and now we bring you the shortlist for the 2014 02 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. After much deliberation and debate, the Pocket-lint team has whittled... >>

Android 5.0 Lollipop review: Sweet sweet Android refinement
4 out of 5

Android 5.0 Lollipop review: Sweet sweet Android refinement

By 3 November 2014

Android 5.0 Lollipop makes its debut on the Nexus 9, Google's new tablet, and the Nexus 6, its latest smartphone. With Android 5.0 comes a range of changes that feel like a repositioning of Android, rather than a huge bump in forward-facing features.... >>

Apple Pay: How to set it up and which stores and cards support it right now

Apple Pay: How to set it up and which stores and cards support it right now

By 3 November 2014

Apple Pay is live in the US, and more retailers and card issuers have added support for the service. It's time to start spending, whether in apps or in stores, but first you need to setup Apple Pay. If you want to know more about the new service from... >>

First ever Microsoft Lumia branded smartphone leaks

First ever Microsoft Lumia branded smartphone leaks

By 3 November 2014

These could be the first photos of Microsoft's Lumia branded handsets, without any Nokia naming to be seen. Just under two weeks ago Microsoft announced it will be finally dropping the Nokia name. Feature phones and "dumb" phone will still carry the Nokia... >>

Keys are dying at last in favour of mobiles, Starwood hotels lead the way

Keys are dying at last in favour of mobiles, Starwood hotels lead the way

By 3 November 2014

Mobile phone owners can now use their devices as room keys at some Starwood hotels. A tap of the phone on the door lock and it will let you in, no more losing of key cards or locking them in your room then. As the eager eyed among you may have spotted... >>