Samsung’s new Tizen smartphone to land in November
Sep22

Samsung’s new Tizen smartphone to land in November

You may remember the Samsung Galaxy Z from earlier in the year or you may not. You could be forgiven considering the sheer amount of smartphones the Korean company releases, but this was the one that was going to run Samsung and Intel’s Tizen platform. However, the Galaxy Z was killed at the last minute, but Samsung is now preparing another device that will become the first smartphone to run the Tizen ecosystem. Tizen is the platform...

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Full Review HTC One M8 for Windows: A Tasty Offering From HTC
Sep19

Full Review HTC One M8 for Windows: A Tasty Offering From HTC

Ever since the first HTC One came out in 2013, there have been rumors of HTC putting out a Windows Phone version of the device, but it never came to pass. Only after Microsoft lifted some of the requirements for psychical keys could HTC finally bring this product to market with the HTC One M8 for Windows. It was a long wait but was it worth it? In a word...yes. Want details? Read on. The HTC One M8 for Windows is psychically the same...

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Google’s Android distribution figures show KitKat on the rise
Sep11

Google’s Android distribution figures show KitKat on the rise

Google was really proud of Android 4.4 KitKat when it was launched, it was following in the footsteps of the uber-successful Jelly Bean and was designed to take the first steps to unifying a fragmented platform. KitKat has absolutely flourished and through Google’s Android distribution stats for last month we can see that is has grown by 20% to now hold 24.5% of all Android market share. Android L and Android One will pick up the...

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The Gionee Elife S5.1 is the thinnest smartphone
Sep02

The Gionee Elife S5.1 is the thinnest smartphone

If you want a smartphone because it breaks barriers then the Gionee Elife S5.1 could be for you. It is not the most powerful device ever made, doesn’t have the best specs, and is not the best looking. However, it is the latest smartphone to claim to be the thinnest in the world. Rather than check that fact, we will take Gionee’s word for it, and at just 5.1mm wide the Elife S5.1 is very thin. That impressive fact aside the device is...

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Microsoft explains why Windows Phone is the safest platform
Sep02

Microsoft explains why Windows Phone is the safest platform

When it comes to mobile security, people do not seem to be as in tune to the threats as they are on their desktop PCs. However, the numerous reports of Android being hacked and a bunch of celebrities flaunted naked all over the internet this week possibly because of iCloud show that we should be savvier with our mobile security. Google readily admits that Android needs improving, although the problem with security on the platform is...

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