Recently, Apple dropped its plan to introduce encrypted iCloud backups after FBI complained.However, it seems that the government does not need to rely on smartphone manufacturers for help with backdoors to access someone’s device when required.In a series of tests conducted by the National Institue and Standard Technology (NIST) listed at the official website of Homeland Security – it looks like they already have a way to get access to […]
Honor View 20 ReviewEditor's Pick
The Honor View 20 brings incredible value and performance for photo lovers and gamers but watch out for the price in your market
#IFA2017 The Moto X4 was released in early September 2017 at IFA/Berlin and was originally targeted at the mid-range market. The main features include a dual camera, hands-free support for Alexa voice assistant, Tempow Audio profile (TAP) a unique technology that allows to stream audio to four devices simultaneously. But what really sets the Moto X4 apart is its impressive, unique, and shiny new design!
LG V30 ReviewEditor's Pick
#IFA2017 – As we head into the holiday season, most companies will complete their line of products to compete. The LG V30 is the 3rd generation of LG V-Series handset, a line of product that is designed for power users and the creative types. While the LG G6 aims to please the largest number of people, the LG V30 specifically targets those who go off the path, taking time to […]
Today, ZTE unveiled its new MAX XL entry level smartphone for the Sprint Boost Mobile network. Positioned as the contender of the Samsung Galaxy J7, the other smartphone offered by Boost Mobile, the large 6-inch ZTE MAX XL is available today for only $129.99 MRSP.On the Boost Mobile site, the Samsung Galaxy J7 costs $199 without discount (today a $70 discount is offered) and most of the prices found on […]
There was no way to store apps on SD Card earlier. The Android tinkerers preferred to achieve root access in order to store apps on SD Card. But, following the launch of Android 5.0 Lollipop, some of the Android smartphones started offering the ability to its users to store apps on SD Card. And, it has been a consistent feature on many Android smartphones but not all.
iPhone 7 ReviewEditor's Pick
The iPhone celebrates its 10th year in 2017, and there’s no question that it is a huge force in the smartphone market. It is also more than half of Apple’s business, and as Apple’s flagship product, it competes at the highest level against a very strong Android competition.If you read this review, you are probably weighing if you should buy an iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus and assuming that […]
At long last, the LG V20 has officially launched. With leaks starting back in mid-July and LG starting to tease the device in late August there was a good hype build up around it. Most of the rumors (not all) turned out to be true, and the first image leaks were accurate. We now had the device on hand and were able to form an opinion based on a short, real-world […]
If you are the only person in your household, then you never want to misplace your phone in your home. Sometimes your phone travels to the notorious nook and cranny where locating it is almost impossible for the human eye. However, there are certain ways you can find your phone without having to search for it. Since you’re living alone, it’s certain that you can not ask anyone else to […]
[CES 2016] A couple of years ago, front-facing cameras on smartphones were mostly used for video conferencing. However with selfies having already boomed, it seems that front-facing cameras are now just as important as the rear-facing ones as they will allow for high-quality selfie snaps.If you are the sort of person who loves taking selfies, Lenovo has a new phone that you could be interested in. This phone comes in […]
The HTC One line has had an iconic design since the HTC One M7. The M8 won worldwide applause for inheriting the same design language and build quality. However, the One M9 was criticized for looking too similar, especially when competitors like the Galaxy S6 Edge were coming out with fresh designs.HTC’s reaction has been swift and efficient: in about a year, HTC’s design team has come up with a great […]
LG Korea has just announced the LG V10, the first of a series of V-Series multimedia-oriented smartphones. The V10 has been designed with power-users or enthusiasts in mind: those who want a better experience, of course, but also things like a removable battery, a MicroSD slot and a very high durability – out of the box. According to LG, the V10 delivers all that, and more.
Electronics and water never go well together and cell phones are not an exception. Cell phones are portable and are always with us, even in the bathroom. So, they are more vulnerable to dropping into water, whether it is just a splash of water or a swirl in the washing machine.If the dip is not too long, then most probably you will be able to save your phone with the […]
Droplet happens to be a smart, wireless button which is discreet enough to be attached to just about anything. In fact, all that you need to do is to tap the button in order to keep track activities including the likes of household chores, fitness goals and even the taking of one’s medication. The moment you are done with your particular task, press the Droplet button, and you would have […]
While the Lenovo Vibe Shot proved to be quite the winner among Lenovo’s recent announcements at the recently concluded Mobile World Congress, this does not mean that the China-based company has stopped innovating. No sir, it looks as though there will be a flagship device that is in the pipeline still by Lenovo, where it is all set for a March 23rd announcement. Just what will this brand new flagship […]
It was a couple of years ago when we brought you word on how the EU Commission intends to bar all roaming charges by the time 2016 arrives. Well we are just one year away from that, and it does look as though things are moving in the right direction, although a roaming-free European Union might be a more difficult nut to crack.
[MWC 2015] Wiko, a French smartphone manufacturer, has decided to take advantage of MWC 2015 by revealing a couple of new devices to the masses – the Highway Star 4G as well as the Highway Pure 4G. First of all, the Highway Star 4G could very well be a flagship device from Wiko, especially when you take into consideration how all of the other smartphones from Wiko happen to come […]
With Mobile World Congress 2015 being upon us when this Sunday arrives, you can be sure that the world of consumer electronics will be flooded with news of new smartphone releases, and perhaps other wearables or tablets in a similar category. Having said that, here is the Karbonn Titanium Dazzle that is launched – a pre-emptive move, perhaps, but seen as a strategic one by the folks over at Karbonn.
We all know that Apple is one highly successful company, having had their fair share of hits in the past that saw a slew of devices grow from strength to strength. The fully touchscreen iPhone, when it was first released in 2007, certainly met with a whole lot of skepticism by the industry, but boy, how has it survived since then to become the juggernaut that it is today with […]
In the middle of last month, we did learn that there were a couple of devices which were announced by VAIO – the VAIO Z and VAIO Z Canvas, which do seem to shape up to be a pretty decent tablet individually. Having said that, we have received word from the grapevine that VAIO could be making plans to enter the smartphone market with a brand new handset, now how […]