4G LTE-A Speeds Explained With 'Cooking Detonation Velocity Dumplings'

Japan’s mobile service provider DoCoMo has a way of explaining technology so anyone can understand, especially if you like dumplings. (And seriously, who doesn’t?) I can’t say for sure what’s happening in this video, but I do know that DoCoMo’s “premium” 4G can reach around 225Mb/s, by combining pork mince and cabbage… wait, that’s not right.


Ericsson Is Suing To Block Sales Of iPhones In The US

Ericsson has announced that it’s filing seven new lawsuits in a US court against Apple for infringing its patents — and it’s asking the US International Trade Commission to block iPhones from sale too.


Free Games Friday: Note Wars, Gunship X, Cursed Treasure 2

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


The Golden Age Of Jailbreaking Is Over

Your smartphone may be as powerful as a computer, but it’s also hobbled. You can only install apps on it from the walled garden of the official app store. Your options are limited to the small, vetted collection of “approved” apps as opposed to the unlimited options available for PCs. That’s where jailbreaking comes in.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Cameringo+ on Android, Toca Hair Salon on iOS and Pharaon Labyrinth on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


This Might Be Our Best Look Yet At The Samsung Galaxy Edge

Samsung’s new flagship phone is due very very soon at this year’s Mobile World Congress, and we’re increasingly seeing leaked images of what it might look like. Now, another leak image shows what could the new S6 sat alongside its rather more radical, curved screen Edge stablemate.


This Could Be Our First Good Look At The Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung’s big new flagship phone is due out very very soon at this year’s Mobile World Congress, and Samsung has been teasing the shit out of it. But now, it looks like one may have made its way out into the wild. It looks refreshingly different.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include MathStudio on Android, Twisty Hollow on iOS and Shakira Video Collection on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


New Moto E: Motorola's Great Little Cheapo Phone Has A New Look And LTE

Right now, smartphone rumours are at a fever pitch. HTC is a leaky ship and Samsung hearsay arrives on the regular. Motorola opted out of the whole Mobile World Congress rat race that will be happening this weekend and instead shipped its new low-end champion, the Moto E, for all us gadget bloggers to gawk at our leisure.


The World's Biggest SIM Manufacturer Denies NSA Encryption Key Hack

Last week, The Intercept reported that the NSA had been able to capture and store the encryption keys that protect SIM cards. Now, Gemalto — the largest SIM card manufacturer on the planet — has responded, denying the breach and explaining that 3G and 4G networks are unaffected.