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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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WhatsApp Taking Steps To Combat Spread Of Misinformation

07/20/2018, Being a messaging app that is used by millions upon millions of users in the world, it’s not surprising that WhatsApp also plays home to scams, spammers, and also false information. Recently the company introduced some new features to help users...

Samsung Galaxy S Lineup Could Be Merged With Note Series

07/20/2018, Samsung typically releases two flagship phones a year. One in the early part of the year in the form of the Galaxy S series, and another in the later part of the year in the form of the Galaxy Note series. While it might seem counterintuitive to release...

Huawei Has Already Sold 100 Million Smartphones So Far

07/19/2018, Huawei has a stated goal of becoming the world’s top smartphone vendor but it has to overtake Apple and Samsung to get that title. Samsung has long been at the top of the list comfortably while Apple has cemented its place in the second position....


Best Icon Packs For Android

07/19/2018, Android is all about flexibility and customization. You can choose to change the appearance of your home screen or you can completely change your phone’s default font style. Installing an icon pack is one of the most popular changes which often...

VLC For iOS Chromecast Support Arrives In Latest Update

07/19/2018, A new update is now being rolled out for the VLC app for iOS devices. The app’s version has now been bumped up to version 3.1.0 and the changelog mentions that VLC for iOS now has full Chromecast support, a feature that was often requested by users....

Nokia X6 Launched Globally As Nokia 6.1 Plus

07/19/2018, It was reported a few weeks ago that Nokia X6, the company’s first smartphone with a notched display, would be released in other markets soon. HMD Global, the company making Nokia-branded smartphones now, only released the handset in China...

Apple’s 18W iPhone Charger Might Be Limited At Launch

07/19/2018, One of the rumored new features of 2018’s iPhone is that apparently there is a chance that Apple could bundle an 18W USB-C fast charger with the handset. At the moment Apple’s iPhones do support fast charging, but customers will need to buy a separate...

Latest iOS 12 Beta Improves On USB Restricted Mode

07/19/2018, One of the ways that law enforcement have been cracking iOS devices such as iPhones is by connecting them to external devices made by third-party companies. Apple is clearly not thrilled by this which is why in iOS 12, they introduced a new feature called...

Verizon Will No Longer Be Activating Older 3G-Only Phones

07/19/2018, With 5G expected to become the new standard of mobile internet connectivity, this means that eventually older network standards will be phased out, kind of like how 2G isn’t quite as prevalent anymore compared to 3G and 4G, and we expect that eventually...

New Instagram Feature Lets Public Accounts Remove Followers

07/18/2018, If you truly wanted to stop people from looking at your feed, the only option was to make your account private. Even if you blocked someone, if your account was public, they just needed to bring up your account in a private browser window to access the...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Release Date, Specs, Features & News

07/18/2018, Every year without fail, Samsung will release a new Galaxy S phone which is part of the company’s flagship lineup of smartphones. This year gave us the Galaxy S9, and next year we expect that there will be the Galaxy S10. However what makes next...

Corning Says Gorilla Glass 6 Can Survive Multiple Drops

07/18/2018, Your smartphones are about to get more durable. Corning’s Gorilla Glass is widely used in the industry for the cover glass on consumer mobile devices. The company today announced Gorilla Glass 6 which it says is the most durable cover glass to date....

LG V40 ThinQ Release To Take Place In October

07/18/2018, LG is due to launch a new flagship-level smartphone later this year that will take on the likes of the Galaxy Note 9 and Apple’s new iPhone. A new report from South Korea states that the LG V40 ThinQ is going to be released in October 2018. LG will...

Google Fined $5 Billion For Abusing Android Dominance

07/18/2018, Google has received a record-breaking fine of €4.3 billion or $5 billion by regulators in the European Union. The European Commission has held that Google has abused the market dominance of Android in three main areas. The company bundles its search...