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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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OnePlus Launches The OnePlus 3T Colette Edition

03/15/2017, There had been rumors that OnePlus was going to announce a new product soon. Contrary to popular belief, it’s not a new flagship smartphone, only a special edition of its existing OnePlus 3T handset. The company today launched the OnePlus 3T colette...

YouTube VR Video Quality Improved

03/15/2017, YouTube is one of the many online services that allow users to stream virtual reality videos. However, since they can be pretty big, a compromise often has to be made on quality to ensure that these large videos can be streamed properly. However, Google...

McDonald’s Testing Mobile Ordering In The U.S.

03/15/2017, Some of the most popular fast food chains have long embraced mobile ordering, allowing their patrons to place an order even before they’ve walked into the outlet. This helps save a lot of time for customers and even the staff. As one of the largest...

Google Downgrading Nexus 6 To Android 7.0

03/15/2017, If you’re a Nexus 6 owner, the next over-the-air update that you install on your handset is going to downgrade to Android 7.0. It seems that they have been handed the short end of the stick. This handset received Nougat quite late and then it also...

$16,000 Solarin Smartphone Bites The Dust

03/15/2017, Sirin Labs launched the Solarin smartphone with much fanfare in May last year. The launch event had some of the biggest Hollywood celebrities in attendance, including the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy. The unique selling point of this $16,000...

Samsung ‘Bixby’ Name Confirmed Again On Samsung’s Website

03/15/2017, One of the features of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 is that it will come with a new voice assistant software called “Bixby”. This is meant to replace S Voice and so far we have been referring to it as “Bixby”, a name that seems to have been...

Google’s Allo Can Reveal Your Search History To Your Friends

03/15/2017, The things we search for sometimes can be a bit embarrassing, especially if they might be medical related that we don’t want others to know about. Thankfully for the most part, our searches are pretty private, but that’s a memo that Google’s Allo...

Moto G5 Plus Won’t Be Shipped With Google Assistant (For Now)

03/15/2017, After enjoying several months of exclusivity on Google’s Pixel phones, Google announced at MWC 2017 last month that Google Assistant would finally be making its way to non-Pixel handsets. In fact at the same event, Motorola’s Moto G5 and G5 Plus...

LG Rumored To Be Considering Pulling Out Of China

03/14/2017, Rewind the clock a few years back and brands like Apple, Samsung, and LG were flourishing in foreign markets such as China. However with the rise of Chinese OEMs who were putting out cheap and powerful handsets, those companies started to lose their...

Samsung Might Have Revealed Some Galaxy S8 Features

03/14/2017, Right now pretty much all that we know about the upcoming Galaxy S8 are based on rumors and leaks, such as its rumored Bixby voice assistant feature, the removal of the home button, facial recognition, and so on. However it seems that Samsung Philippines...

Metal-Clad Nokia Phones Rumored With Snapdragon 660

03/14/2017, Earlier this year at MWC, Nokia and their partner HMD Global took the wraps off several new Android handsets. However it seems that Nokia and HMD’s assault on the smartphone market is far from over because according to the latest reports, Nokia has at...

Apple Hires Jailbreak Expert To Improve iPhone’s Security

03/14/2017, As you might have heard, a recent Wikileaks report has revealed that for years, the CIA has kept a list of security vulnerabilities and exploits that were related to smartphones across multiple platforms, Apple’s iOS included. Now Apple claims to have...

Galaxy S8 Rumored To Feature 3D Touch-Like Virtual Home Button

03/14/2017, Ever since smartphones existed, many of them have included home buttons which allows the user to go back to the home screen. This has come in the form of a physical home button, or in some cases soft keys. However based on the leaked images that we’ve...