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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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Amazon Music App Gets Alexa Voice Controls

09/26/2017, Amazon today announced that Alexa is now available inside its music streaming app for iOS and Android in the United Kingdom, United States, Germany, and Austria. The Amazon Music app now has Alexa baked right in. It’s capable of offering a blend of...

WhatsApp Has Been Blocked In China

09/26/2017, The world’s largest cross-platform messaging service has now been blocked in the world’s largest smartphone market. China is no stranger to blocking access to online services and it appears to have properly turned its attention to WhatsApp....

Verizon HTC One M9 Nougat Update Released

09/26/2017, Those who are holding on to the HTC One M9 on Verizon can rejoice today as the carrier has finally started rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for this device. They’ve been made to wait a considerable amount of time, particularly when you...

Pixel 2 Rumored To Have Always-On Song Recognition Feature

09/26/2017, Next week Google is expected to take the wraps off their next Pixel handsets which as far as we know will be known as the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. In terms of hardware, for the most part it seems to be fairly standard but a recent tweet by Android...

Apple’s iPhone 8 Has A Reported Material Cost Of $247.51

09/26/2017, Apple’s new iPhones this year are definitely more expensive than ever, take for example the iPhone X which is priced starting at $999, a price tag that’s considerably higher than any base iPhone model we’ve seen. The iPhone 8 is priced lower and...

Firefox 56 For Android Will Stop Supporting Adobe Flash

09/26/2017, Back in the day, Adobe’s Flash platform was extremely popular and used by web developers to create websites and interactive online content like games. It was also one of the main selling points of Android where companies would advertise that their...

Latest Snapchat Update Introduces ‘Sky Filters’

09/26/2017, It is no secret that Snapchat is pushing hard to making augmented reality more mainstream, and for the most part it has worked as the app has gotten quite a bunch of new filters and features that take advantage of the technology. It looks like the company...

iPhone 8 Drop Test Proves You Might Need A Case For Your Handset

09/25/2017, With the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus being introduced, Apple has also brought back one of its more iconic designs with the glass back that first debuted with the iPhone 4. We’re sure that with the glass back design, many are questioning just how durable it is,...

iPhone X Pre-Orders Could Reach 50 Million Units

09/25/2017, Apple’s new iPhone X differs very greatly from the other iPhones like the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. We’re not talking about hardware specs, but rather its design and features in which the iPhone X will offer up an edge-to-edge display, a new facial...

iOS 11 Users Complaining That Update Has Slowed Down Their Apps

09/25/2017, Software updates typically mean that bugs are fixed, new features are introduced, and performance has been improved, but unfortunately that doesn’t seem to be the case for iOS 11 users. According to a growing number of complaints on Reddit (via The Next...

iPhone X’s TrueDepth Camera Reportedly Hindering Production

09/25/2017, While facial recognition systems in phones aren’t new, Apple’s Face ID feature for the iPhone X seems to hold some potential in terms of being a more accurate and foolproof system. It is unclear if it will indeed work as advertised and if it will be...

Apple Details Which Third-Party Chargers Will Support Fast Charging

09/25/2017, While Apple did not explicitly mention this feature during the iPhone 8 and iPhone X’s announcements, it was later discovered that both phones will support fast-charging, albeit with a caveat. This caveat came in the form of how only using specific...

Nexus 5X, 6P Security Updates Extended Until November 2018

09/25/2017, Due to the growing number of devices in Google’s hardware portfolio, we guess it would be quite a monumental task if Google were to try and support every single one of them for years on end, which is why like with most manufacturers, Google usually...

iPhone 8 Owners Reporting Static Noise During Calls

09/25/2017, If you’ve recently gotten yourself a new iPhone 8 or 8 Plus and are sometimes hearing static noise during your phone calls, you can rest assured knowing that you don’t have a defective unit and that you’re not alone. According to a report from...