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Mobile phones are without a doubt our most personal and intimate computers. They are with us at all times, and we have become extremely reliant on them. At Ubergizmo we follow the latest developments, products and rumors of this extremely vibrant eco-system. Don’t miss a beat, and don’t forget that Ubergizmo is mobile-friendly too!

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Twitter For Android Testing ‘Bookmarks’ Feature

01/18/2018, Last year Twitter announced that they planned to introduce a bookmarking feature in which users could privately save tweets. The feature shortly after went into private testing, but now a report from 9to5Google has revealed that the “Bookmarks”...

‘Right To Repair’ Legislation Reportedly Gaining Traction

01/18/2018, Official repair work for mobile phones can be expensive, which we suppose part of the price is for peace of mind knowing that what you pay for are official parts. However for those who aren’t too fussed, this is where third-party repair shops come in,...


Apple Allows Net Neutrality Checking App Back Into The App Store

01/18/2018, The debate surrounding net neutrality and the FCC’s ruling is still going on, although some companies have reassured customers that nothing will change. However it is easy to say you’re going to do something, but whether or not you actually do it is a...

TSMC Thinks Premium Smartphone Shipments Will Decline In 2018

01/18/2018, Some analysts are predicting that Apple’s “real” super cycle will begin this year with the release of 2018’s iPhones, and while that remains to be seen, it seems that not everyone is so optimistic, such as TSMC who appears to be predicting that...

Samsung Investigated In Italy Over Alleged Planned Obsolescence

01/18/2018, As you’ve probably heard, Apple is currently facing a barrage of lawsuits and government probes over the iPhone slow downs, with a French consumer group accusing Apple of planned obsolescence. However oddly enough it now appears that Samsung is also a...

Facebook Messenger Bug Freezes App On Some iPhones

01/18/2018, Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular messaging services on the market today so a minor bug can end up affecting quite a lot of people. Reports suggest that there’s a new bug that makes the Facebook Messenger app freeze up on some iPhones....

Essential Touch Latency Fix Being Developed

01/18/2018, The nascent smartphone company Essential launched its first device, the Essential Phone, several months ago. The device has been on the market for five months now and there are still complaints about various issues that users encounter from time to time....

WhatsApp Business Is Now Official

01/18/2018, Facebook-owned WhatsApp first introduced WhatsApp Business back in September 2016. It was made available in beta and those who wanted to use it had to first sign up and then hope that they would be picked for the beta test. Over a year after it was first...

Razer Phone 2 Release Expected In September 2018

01/18/2018, Razer launched its first smartphone ever late last year and we’re already hearing rumors about the Razer Phone’s successor. According to a new rumor, the Razer Phone 2 release is likely going to take place in September this year. If...

Huawei Phones Will Now Offer Android Messages App By Default

01/18/2018, Google has announced that its Android Messaging app has been selected by Huawei as its default messaging app. This means that Huawei’s upcoming smartphones will offer the Android Messages app as the default messaging app in all markets. It’s a...

Apple ‘Deeply Apologizes’ For Slowing Down Old iPhones

01/18/2018, You may have read a conspiracy theory online in the past year that Apple intentionally slows down old iPhones to get people to buy its latest smartphones. The company later confirmed that it does slow down iPhones that have naturally degraded batteries...