Cortana Vs Siri Vs Google Now: The Ultimate Voice Control Showdown

Windows Phone 8.1 is here, and with it comes not only a notification centre(!) but a brand new Halo-flavoured voice assistant. But how does Cortana shape up against her competitors, who have a year or two of experience on her? Surprisingly well.


Report: Amazon Showing Off 3D 'Holographic' Phone, Could Hit This Year

We’ve been hearing about the rumoured 3D Amazon phone forever, but it’s never shown up. According to the WSJ, however, Amazon is getting ready to launch this phone this year.


What Will We Find On Passengers' Phones From Flight MH370?

Bearing in mind that CNN is the same network that suggested Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 might have flown into a black hole, it was nonetheless interesting to hear the network speculate that the mobile phones of the flight’s passengers might hold an archive of unsent emails, texts, photos, and videos of whatever sequence of events befell the doomed airliner — and that these fragile digital files could still be recovered.


Google's Android Icons May Be Getting A Makeover

One thing that iOS has had over Android for a long time is the constant, ceaseless march of progress in its interface design. With iOS 7, then iOS 7.1, Apple’s mobile operating system received a huge visual makeover. Google hasn’t been so heavy-handed, and because of that, some of its app icons are starting to look a little staid. That seems set to change, though, with rumours of an upcoming overhaul of Android icons in the works.


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

Today’s best deals include Warlock Defence on Android, including 75% off Unified Remote on Android, Dungeon Stalker 2 half price on Windows Phone and $10 off 1Password on iPad. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Samsung Galaxy S5: Australian Review

It’s here! It’s finally here. We’ve put the Samsung Galaxy S5 through its paces, and it’s the first Galaxy device built for human beings.


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

Today’s best deals include Warlock Defense on Android, Adobe Photoshop Touch half price on iPad, and Agorad Piggy for Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Samsung Galaxy S5 Teardown: You Ain't Changing Nothing But Its Battery

Samsung’s new Galaxy S5 may well be a tiny step into the future, but while its dimpled back may feel like somewhat of a throwback, its insides claim to be anything but. Now, they have been laid bare by iFixit.


Android Now Offers Routine Malware Surveillance For Your Phone

It’s no secret that Android apps can get a little shifty, but having the freedom to explore that is part of what makes Android great. Now Google is helping you stay even safer by keeping a constant eye on whether or not any of your apps are doing anything they shouldn’t be.


Google Reveals The Crazy Modular Phones Ara Will Let You Build

Google has already been very open when it comes its modular Ara phone. Now, a Module Development Kit for the phone reveals more about the device than ever.