Android

Goldvish Eclipse: The most stylish smartphone?
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Goldvish Eclipse: The most stylish smartphone?

Swiss-made handset boasts a simple and elegant design that can be adapted to suit
14 Jul 2016
Goldvish Eclipse: The most stylish smartphone?
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Goldvish Eclipse: The most stylish smartphone?

14 Jul 2016
Is Google taking on Apple with own smartphone?
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Is Google taking on Apple with own smartphone?

Reports suggest the internet giant is planning to release an iPhone rival later this year
29 Jun 2016
Smartcase allows iPhone users to run Android - video
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Smartcase allows iPhone users to run Android - video

New York developer creates 'magic' chunky cover that switches Apple's device to Google's software
9 Jun 2016
Google to replace passwords with 'trust scores'
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Google to replace passwords with 'trust scores'

Trust AI software could see end of traditional security measures for Android users
25 May 2016
Google I/O 2016: Roundup of all the big announcements
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Google I/O 2016: Roundup of all the big announcements

Daydream VR and new messaging apps, as well as a new computer 'assistant', are coming soon
19 May 2016
Google reveals Daydream virtual reality platform
Google senior vice president of product Sundar Pichai
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Google reveals Daydream virtual reality platform

Google unveils new virtual reality device, stepping up its game after Cardboard
19 May 2016
Google Cardboard: £15 VR headset arrives in UK
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Google Cardboard: £15 VR headset arrives in UK

Flat-pack gadget offers a virtual-reality experience at a no-frills price
12 May 2016
Apple planning iOS to Android escape app
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Apple planning iOS to Android escape app

Latest rumour suggests a complete breakaway from the lock-in practices the company has become known for
11 Jan 2016
Google Nexus 6P: 'the smartphone of the future'?
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Google Nexus 6P: 'the smartphone of the future'?

The phone to break Samsung and Apple's stranglehold over the 'phablet' market has arrived, say critics
23 Oct 2015
Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL review: time to switch to Windows?
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Lumia 950 and Lumia 950XL review: time to switch to Windows?

Microsoft has taken its time but reviewers think it might have achieved something remarkable
7 Oct 2015
Why would I want Google Glass – and what does it do?
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Why would I want Google Glass – and what does it do?

Google pitches new Glass edition for businesses, but a consumer version could be around the corner
31 Jul 2015
Stagefright: major Android security flaw affects millions
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Stagefright: major Android security flaw affects millions

Hackers can use the vulnerability to read text messages, look at photos and spy on Android owners through their phone's camera
29 Jul 2015
Agar.io: a guide to the hit game – and the best tips to win
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Agar.io: a guide to the hit game – and the best tips to win

Agar.io is currently at the top of the iTunes charts due to its simple yet compulsive gameplay
20 Jul 2015
Pebble Time review: praise for the 'retro' smartwatch
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Pebble Time review: praise for the 'retro' smartwatch

It won't help you make a fashion statement but the Pebble Time is the best no-nonsense smartwatch around, critics say
16 Jul 2015
DUBSMASH: Why is the new app such a hit?
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DUBSMASH: Why is the new app such a hit?

Viral app Dubsmash lets users blend videos with songs, but experts question its legality
5 Jun 2015
DOUBLE-SIDED: When one screen just won't do
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DOUBLE-SIDED: When one screen just won't do

Reviewers 'wowed' by two-screen YotaPhone 2, with a battery-saving e-ink reader on the back
8 Dec 2014
Mysterious 'fake' phone towers discovered in the US
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Mysterious 'fake' phone towers discovered in the US

Investigation finds 17 rogue towers around the country, some of which appear to be built on US military bases
4 Sep 2014
Android Wear: will anyone buy a Google smartwatch?
A Motorola Moto 360 watch seen during the Google I/O Developers Conference
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Android Wear: will anyone buy a Google smartwatch?

Cheering fans greeted Google's Android Wear smartwatch system, but many doubts remain
26 Jun 2014
SAY YO: What is the Yo app and why is it popular?
Stephen Colbert discusses Yo on "The Colbert Report"
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SAY YO: What is the Yo app and why is it popular?

Stephen Colbert says new Yo app is 'stupid', but some experts believe it has huge potential
23 Jun 2014
KILL SWITCH: How to thwart mobile phone thieves
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KILL SWITCH: How to thwart mobile phone thieves

Kill switches aim to deter thieves by rendering stolen mobile devices useless
20 Jun 2014
Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch attracts lacklustre reviews
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Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch attracts lacklustre reviews

Reviewers unmoved by new design, features and operating system for Samsung's Gear 2 smartwatch
24 Feb 2014
Sergey
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Sergey

But how can the 'geek' behind Google's Android OS tell people what is manly and what isn't?
28 Feb 2013
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