Mobile Phones

Samsung introduces 4nm Exynos 2200 chip with AMD RDNA 2 graphics
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Hardware

Samsung introduces 4nm Exynos 2200 chip with AMD RDNA 2 graphics

The new processor is the first to include an Xclipse GPU with AMD's hardware-accelerated ray tracing technology
18 Jan 2022
Goodbye Lightning and USB-C: How I became a wireless charging convert overnight
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Mobile Phones

Goodbye Lightning and USB-C: How I became a wireless charging convert overnight

Stepping into 2022 with a fully-charged phone and a healthier screen-life balance
12 Jan 2022
The iPhone at 15: It’s still hard to see what comes next
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Mobile Phones

The iPhone at 15: It’s still hard to see what comes next

The smartphone is so central to modern life that it might very well be future-proof
10 Jan 2022
Virgin Media O2 won't reintroduce roaming fees in Europe
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mobile networks

Virgin Media O2 won't reintroduce roaming fees in Europe

O2 and Virgin Mobile users will be exempt from paying the £2 daily fee that's being brought back by EE, Three and Vodafone
10 Jan 2022
IT Pro News In Review: Microsoft Y2K22 bug, RIP BlackBerry smartphones, Apple hits $3 trillion
IT Pro News In Review: Microsoft Y2K22 bug, RIP BlackBerry smartphones, Apple hits $3 trillionvideo
Security

IT Pro News In Review: Microsoft Y2K22 bug, RIP BlackBerry smartphones, Apple hits $3 trillion

Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week in just two minutes
7 Jan 2022
BlackBerry's classic QWERTY smartphones are no more
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Mobile Phones

BlackBerry's classic QWERTY smartphones are no more

The former smartphone giant announces the end of an era by discontinuing iconic brand
4 Jan 2022
Apple becomes world's first $3 trillion company
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business management

Apple becomes world's first $3 trillion company

The company's share price has risen by more than 5,000% since it first launched the iPhone in 2007
4 Jan 2022
Why COVID passports are grounded
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Technology

Why COVID passports are grounded

What are the knotty technical and political issues around health passes for travel?
22 Dec 2021
LTE vs 4G
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Mobile

LTE vs 4G

LTE and 4G are both high-speed data networks, but what’s the difference and which is better?
9 Dec 2021
Android bug prevents users from calling emergency services
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Google Android

Android bug prevents users from calling emergency services

Google has confirmed that the glitch is affecting devices that have Microsoft Teams installed
9 Dec 2021
Qualcomm to change Snapdragon naming schemes
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Mobile

Qualcomm to change Snapdragon naming schemes

Chipmaker shifting to a simpler single digit format ahead of next flagship launch
23 Nov 2021
Apple launches self-repair scheme for iPhones and Macs
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Business strategy

Apple launches self-repair scheme for iPhones and Macs

Genuine Apple parts and tools will be available to purchase alongside free instruction manuals - Genius bar t-shirt not included
18 Nov 2021
Oppo Find X3 Lite review: Solid as a rock
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Mobile Phones

Oppo Find X3 Lite review: Solid as a rock

This well-designed and sophisticated mid-budget contender offers plenty for its price
17 Nov 2021
Best MDM solutions 2020
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mobile device management (MDM)

Best MDM solutions 2020

What are the best enterprise MDM tools available for securing your corporate devices?
12 Nov 2021
Apple iPhone 13 review: A video powerhouse
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iOS

Apple iPhone 13 review: A video powerhouse

An unadventurous but undeniably great addition to the iPhone family
3 Nov 2021
FAA worried about safety equipment interference from 5G
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5G

FAA worried about safety equipment interference from 5G

Prepare for 5G effect on aircraft altimeters
2 Nov 2021
In praise of the early adopters
Eager customers await the chance to buy the latest iPhone
Hardware

In praise of the early adopters

The IT industry needs early adopters like you – and tech that fell by the wayside should still be celebrated
2 Nov 2021
Smartphone shipments slip in Q3
Smartphone shipments
Mobile Phones

Smartphone shipments slip in Q3

Supply chain shortages accelerate slowdown, says IDC
29 Oct 2021
Australian competition regulator seeks to undermine Google Search monopoly
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Google Android

Australian competition regulator seeks to undermine Google Search monopoly

A new report from the watchdog calls on Google to implement a search engine 'choice screen'
28 Oct 2021
Honor launches first Android smartphone since Huawei split
Honor 50 in four colours
Mobile Phones

Honor launches first Android smartphone since Huawei split

The device ships with Google apps, a Qualcomm chipset and a curved OLED screen
27 Oct 2021
Qualcomm unveils latest mobile chips for mid-range and budget devices
Qualcomm's Snapdragon October 2021 refresh
Mobile Phones

Qualcomm unveils latest mobile chips for mid-range and budget devices

The new Snapdragon processors aim to deliver better connectivity and performance
26 Oct 2021
Ofcom report reveals alarming uptick in smishing attacks
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scams

Ofcom report reveals alarming uptick in smishing attacks

Text-based scams now more common than phone calls among young adults
22 Oct 2021
Royal Mint to recover gold from smartphones and laptops in world first
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Technology

Royal Mint to recover gold from smartphones and laptops in world first

An estimated $57 billion is lost through e-waste, with a single smartphone containing around 0.035g of gold
21 Oct 2021