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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Is Amazon’s SmartPhone on Fire or is it Just an Ember? Fire Phone Full Review
Sep01

Is Amazon’s SmartPhone on Fire or is it Just an Ember? Fire Phone Full Review

After a few years of rumour and speculation Amazon finally made good on its promise to bring a smartphone device to the market. This summer, and in typical Amazon style they brought that device with a twist dynamic perspective. The question remains is Amazon's foray into the smartphone arena worth your hard earned money? It really depends on what you are looking for out of a smartphone. Find out if it's for you in the full review...

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Samsung Android 4.4.3 and beyond
Aug30

Samsung Android 4.4.3 and beyond

We have been bringing you plenty of news recently about updates to Android 4.4.3 and 4.4.4 from HTC and Sony devices, but you may have noticed it has been quiet with Samsung. Of course, the company is known for taking its time with such things, but the Korean giant has a massive round of updates around the corner, check out the details below. The company of course has a huge catalogue of devices, so arguably has more work to do in...

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Android hit by ransomware, 900,000 devices affected
Aug27

Android hit by ransomware, 900,000 devices affected

Android is not always the most secure of mobile platforms, which is a by-product of being open and free. As Google pointed out this year, it is not the company’s fault that the platform is a little bit like the Wild West, and that is probably true. But the stats don’t lie, and 5 million Android devices are infected with malware, while a lot more have just been added to the list.We are always wary when a security company announces that...

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Android One on the horizon
Aug27

Android One on the horizon

While Google was rolling out Android for everything (Car, Watch, Phone, Tablet etc.) at the company’s I/O developer conference in June, the company had plenty to talk about regarding Android One. This is the project that aims to bring more unity to the Android platform by giving companies in emerging markets the tools to create quality and affordable smartphones that run the newest versions of Android. At the moment, handsets made by...

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